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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 221 169 179
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +10
Permanent jobs citing Perl 25 54 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.94% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 1.97% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 48 32
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £39,050 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
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
2612 2743 2699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.85% 47.99% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2171 2472 2345
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 June 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 June 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 -40 11 £23,000 -56.19% 2
Coventry +7 7 £45,000 +33.33%
Warwickshire - 5 - -
Worcestershire -2 2 £42,500 -30.61%
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 67 (88.16%) Linux
2 35 (46.05%) Apache
3 34 (44.74%) Unix
4 31 (40.79%) Python
5 29 (38.16%) Windows
6 27 (35.53%) Java
6 27 (35.53%) SQL
6 27 (35.53%) LAMP
7 26 (34.21%) Degree
8 25 (32.89%) MySQL
9 24 (31.58%) Shell Script
10 22 (28.95%) Oracle
11 21 (27.63%) IBM
12 20 (26.32%) Solaris
12 20 (26.32%) Open Source
13 19 (25.00%) Computer Science
14 18 (23.68%) Ruby
14 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
14 18 (23.68%) SAN
14 18 (23.68%) Firewall
14 18 (23.68%) Presales
15 17 (22.37%) Cisco
15 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
15 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (21.05%) C++
16 16 (21.05%) Service Delivery
17 15 (19.74%) PHP
17 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
17 15 (19.74%) DNS
17 15 (19.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 35 (46.05%) Apache
2 13 (17.11%) Tomcat
3 9 (11.84%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (9.21%) Apache Spark
4 7 (9.21%) Confluence
5 5 (6.58%) Apache Solr
5 5 (6.58%) nginx
6 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.32%) CMS
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.32%) MindAlign
6 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) SaaS
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.68%) Firewall
1 18 (23.68%) SAN
2 15 (19.74%) DNS
3 13 (17.11%) Internet
4 10 (13.16%) DHCP
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (6.58%) PBX
5 5 (6.58%) VoIP
6 3 (3.95%) HTTP
7 2 (2.63%) Network Security
8 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.32%) IMAP
8 1 (1.32%) LDAP
8 1 (1.32%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (1.32%) S/MIME
8 1 (1.32%) SMTP
8 1 (1.32%) SSL
8 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.89%) MySQL
2 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
3 13 (17.11%) DB2
4 7 (9.21%) Apache Accumulo
4 7 (9.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (9.21%) Big Data
4 7 (9.21%) Hadoop
4 7 (9.21%) IBM InfoSphere
4 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.21%) Neo4j
5 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.32%) BODI
7 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.32%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.32%) Redis
7 1 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) JIRA
2 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.95%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.63%) Ant
4 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.63%) Hudson
4 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.63%) RSpec
4 2 (2.63%) Selenium
4 2 (2.63%) WATIR
5 1 (1.32%) Maven
5 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 14 (18.42%) Publishing
2 4 (5.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Advertising
4 2 (2.63%) Arabic Language
4 2 (2.63%) French Language
4 2 (2.63%) Front Office
4 2 (2.63%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (2.63%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.32%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (23.68%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) Administrator
3 14 (18.42%) Technical Specialist
4 11 (14.47%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (14.47%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.21%) Big Data Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Graduate
7 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Network Support
7 5 (6.58%) Python Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Python Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Linux Scripter
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.95%) Apache Spark Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (35.53%) LAMP
2 12 (15.79%) CSS
3 11 (14.47%) HTML
4 7 (9.21%) Kafka
4 7 (9.21%) OpenCL
4 7 (9.21%) ZeroMQ
5 6 (7.89%) Web Services
6 5 (6.58%) CSS3
6 5 (6.58%) HTML5
6 5 (6.58%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (5.26%) .NET
7 4 (5.26%) JDBC
7 4 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (5.26%) Lucene
7 4 (5.26%) ODBC
8 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.95%) REST
8 3 (3.95%) SOAP
9 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.63%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (18.42%) Data Centre
3 13 (17.11%) Clustering
3 13 (17.11%) CMDB
4 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (9.21%) Internet of Things
5 7 (9.21%) VHDL
6 5 (6.58%) Linked Data
6 5 (6.58%) Semantic Web
7 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.63%) Derivative
8 2 (2.63%) Equities
8 2 (2.63%) Fintech
8 2 (2.63%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.63%) Physics
8 2 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.32%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (88.16%) Linux
2 34 (44.74%) Unix
3 29 (38.16%) Windows
4 20 (26.32%) Solaris
5 15 (19.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (18.42%) SUSE
7 13 (17.11%) AIX
8 12 (15.79%) Windows Server
9 11 (14.47%) CentOS
10 7 (9.21%) Mac OS X
11 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Open Source
2 18 (23.68%) Presales
3 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
4 16 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 14 (18.42%) Migration
6 13 (17.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (17.11%) Line Management
6 13 (17.11%) Performance Analysis
6 13 (17.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (17.11%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (17.11%) TOGAF
6 13 (17.11%) Zachman Framework
7 12 (15.79%) OO
8 11 (14.47%) Configuration Management
9 8 (10.53%) ITIL
9 8 (10.53%) Open Source Development
9 8 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 7 (9.21%) Analytics
10 7 (9.21%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.79%) Python
2 27 (35.53%) Java
2 27 (35.53%) SQL
3 24 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 18 (23.68%) Ruby
5 16 (21.05%) C++
6 15 (19.74%) PHP
7 14 (18.42%) C
8 13 (17.11%) Bash Shell
9 7 (9.21%) Scala
10 4 (5.26%) C#
10 4 (5.26%) SPARQL
11 1 (1.32%) Delphi
11 1 (1.32%) Go
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Degree
2 13 (17.11%) ISEB
3 9 (11.84%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.21%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.58%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.32%) CCNA
7 1 (1.32%) CEH
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.32%) CISSP
7 1 (1.32%) GIAC
7 1 (1.32%) OCA
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) Firmware
2 9 (11.84%) Xen
3 7 (9.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (9.21%) Squid
4 5 (6.58%) iptables
4 5 (6.58%) Samba
5 2 (2.63%) Docker
6 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.32%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) NetBackup
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle ZFS
1 13 (17.11%) Puppet
1 13 (17.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 13 (17.11%) Unicenter
2 7 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.58%) HAProxy
4 3 (3.95%) Cacti
4 3 (3.95%) Nagios
4 3 (3.95%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (28.95%) Oracle
2 21 (27.63%) IBM
3 17 (22.37%) Cisco
4 13 (17.11%) CA
4 13 (17.11%) Sun
4 13 (17.11%) Veritas
5 11 (14.47%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.21%) Atlassian
6 7 (9.21%) Juniper
7 5 (6.58%) 3PAR
7 5 (6.58%) HP
7 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
7 5 (6.58%) NetApp
7 5 (6.58%) Qualys
8 3 (3.95%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.32%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.32%) NetIQ
9 1 (1.32%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.32%) Vitria
9 1 (1.32%) VMware
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