The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 179 177 143
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -34
Permanent jobs citing Perl 50 44 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.81% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 1.71% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 73
Median salary £44,738 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.78% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Perl
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2556 2569 2780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.84% 47.51% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2145 2278 2370
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Perl
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the West Midlands region.

Perl Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Perl
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Perl
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -13 33 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Coventry -1 9 £32,500 -23.52%
Shropshire - 2 £39,369 -
Staffordshire - 2 £44,750 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £23,000 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Perl.

1 63 (84.00%) Linux
2 54 (72.00%) Unix
3 36 (48.00%) Shell Script
4 33 (44.00%) Windows
4 33 (44.00%) Python
5 28 (37.33%) Apache
5 28 (37.33%) Puppet
6 24 (32.00%) Degree
6 24 (32.00%) Migration
7 23 (30.67%) Bash Shell
8 20 (26.67%) Java
8 20 (26.67%) SQL
8 20 (26.67%) Oracle
8 20 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (24.00%) Red Hat
9 18 (24.00%) Open Source
10 17 (22.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
12 15 (20.00%) DevOps
12 15 (20.00%) CentOS
12 15 (20.00%) Banking
12 15 (20.00%) ITIL
12 15 (20.00%) MySQL
13 14 (18.67%) Solaris
13 14 (18.67%) Firewall
13 14 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (18.67%) AWS Certification
14 13 (17.33%) Ruby
15 12 (16.00%) Configuration Management
15 12 (16.00%) LAMP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (37.33%) Apache
2 8 (10.67%) JBoss
2 8 (10.67%) nginx
2 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.67%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.33%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (4.00%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.00%) Confluence
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.00%) MindAlign
5 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.33%) Captiva
7 1 (1.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) Blender
3 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.33%) SaaS
3 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) Firewall
2 12 (16.00%) DNS
3 11 (14.67%) SAN
4 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.00%) DHCP
5 6 (8.00%) VPN
6 5 (6.67%) Internet
7 4 (5.33%) LAN
7 4 (5.33%) SNMP
7 4 (5.33%) WAN
8 3 (4.00%) IMAP
8 3 (4.00%) LDAP
8 3 (4.00%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (4.00%) S/MIME
8 3 (4.00%) SMTP
8 3 (4.00%) SSL
9 2 (2.67%) Network Security
10 1 (1.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) MySQL
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.67%) DB2
4 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.00%) Big Data
5 3 (4.00%) Redis
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.67%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.67%) GIS
6 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.67%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.67%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) JIRA
2 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.33%) Mercurial
3 6 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.67%) Ant
4 5 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.67%) Hudson
4 5 (6.67%) RSpec
4 5 (6.67%) Selenium
5 4 (5.33%) WATIR
6 3 (4.00%) Concordion
6 3 (4.00%) Subversion
7 2 (2.67%) Maven
General
1 15 (20.00%) Banking
2 8 (10.67%) Finance
3 7 (9.33%) Publishing
3 7 (9.33%) Retail
4 6 (8.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.00%) Arabic Language
6 3 (4.00%) French Language
6 3 (4.00%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (4.00%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (18.67%) AWS Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (9.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (8.00%) Administrator
7 6 (8.00%) Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) AWS Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Cloud Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Graduate
7 6 (8.00%) Implementation Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Implementation Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Support Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) LAMP
2 8 (10.67%) Java EE
2 8 (10.67%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (8.00%) HTML
4 5 (6.67%) REST
4 5 (6.67%) SOAP
5 4 (5.33%) .NET
5 4 (5.33%) CSS
5 4 (5.33%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (5.33%) Memcached
5 4 (5.33%) Web Services
6 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.00%) Middleware
6 3 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.67%) CSS3
7 2 (2.67%) Ext JS
7 2 (2.67%) HTML5
7 2 (2.67%) Node.js
7 2 (2.67%) Spring MVC
7 2 (2.67%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.00%) Clustering
4 6 (8.00%) CMDB
5 4 (5.33%) Fintech
6 3 (4.00%) PKI
7 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.67%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.67%) LLPG
7 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.67%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.67%) Oculus Rift
7 2 (2.67%) Physics
7 2 (2.67%) VHDL
8 1 (1.33%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 63 (84.00%) Linux
2 54 (72.00%) Unix
3 33 (44.00%) Windows
4 17 (22.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
6 15 (20.00%) CentOS
7 14 (18.67%) Solaris
8 10 (13.33%) AIX
9 9 (12.00%) SUSE
10 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.67%) Android
11 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) Migration
2 18 (24.00%) Open Source
3 15 (20.00%) DevOps
3 15 (20.00%) ITIL
4 12 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.67%) Change Management
8 7 (9.33%) Incident Management
8 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (8.00%) Line Management
9 6 (8.00%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (8.00%) Presales
9 6 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.00%) Shell Script
2 33 (44.00%) Python
3 23 (30.67%) Bash Shell
4 20 (26.67%) Java
4 20 (26.67%) SQL
5 13 (17.33%) Ruby
6 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
7 10 (13.33%) PHP
8 6 (8.00%) C#
8 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.67%) C++
10 3 (4.00%) C
10 3 (4.00%) Go
10 3 (4.00%) Scala
11 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (32.00%) Degree
2 14 (18.67%) AWS Certification
3 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.00%) ISEB
5 5 (6.67%) ISTQB
5 5 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.67%) CEH
7 2 (2.67%) CISSP
7 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.67%) GIAC
7 2 (2.67%) SSCP
8 1 (1.33%) CCNA
8 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Firmware
1 6 (8.00%) Squid
2 5 (6.67%) iptables
3 3 (4.00%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.67%) Docker
4 2 (2.67%) Samba
4 2 (2.67%) Xen
5 1 (1.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 28 (37.33%) Puppet
2 20 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (10.67%) Terraform
4 6 (8.00%) NetBackup
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 6 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (8.00%) Unicenter
5 5 (6.67%) HAProxy
6 4 (5.33%) SCCM
6 4 (5.33%) SCOM
6 4 (5.33%) SCOrch
7 2 (2.67%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.67%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (1.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Oracle
2 18 (24.00%) Red Hat
3 10 (13.33%) ServiceNow
4 9 (12.00%) HP
5 8 (10.67%) IBM
6 7 (9.33%) Cisco
6 7 (9.33%) Juniper
6 7 (9.33%) Sybase
7 6 (8.00%) CA
7 6 (8.00%) Sun
7 6 (8.00%) Veritas
8 5 (6.67%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.00%) Cognizant
10 3 (4.00%) Proofpoint
11 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
11 2 (2.67%) Google
11 2 (2.67%) NetApp
11 2 (2.67%) Percona
12 1 (1.33%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago