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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 190 180 153
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -27
Permanent jobs citing Perl 44 47 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.76% 0.84% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 1.81% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 58
Median salary £43,250 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.61% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £39,700 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.54%
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
2560 2598 2677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.08% 46.69% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2142 2300 2261
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -33 27 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Coventry +5 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Warwickshire - 3 - - 2
Staffordshire - 2 £44,750 -
Shropshire -7 1 £44,738 +13.25% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £23,000 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 61 (82.43%) Linux
2 45 (60.81%) Unix
3 33 (44.59%) Apache
3 33 (44.59%) Shell Script
4 31 (41.89%) Python
5 28 (37.84%) Windows
6 23 (31.08%) SQL
6 23 (31.08%) Degree
7 22 (29.73%) Java
8 21 (28.38%) MySQL
8 21 (28.38%) Oracle
8 21 (28.38%) Bash Shell
8 21 (28.38%) Puppet
9 20 (27.03%) LAMP
10 19 (25.68%) Migration
11 18 (24.32%) Solaris
11 18 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (22.97%) Red Hat
13 16 (21.62%) Ruby
14 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
14 15 (20.27%) SAN
14 15 (20.27%) Firewall
14 15 (20.27%) Open Source
15 14 (18.92%) Data Centre
15 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
15 14 (18.92%) AIX
15 14 (18.92%) CentOS
15 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
16 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
16 13 (17.57%) IBM

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 33 (44.59%) Apache
2 8 (10.81%) nginx
2 8 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.46%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.41%) JBoss
4 4 (5.41%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.05%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.05%) Confluence
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.05%) MindAlign
5 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.70%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.35%) Captiva
7 1 (1.35%) Documentum
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) Blender
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) SaaS
3 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) Firewall
1 15 (20.27%) SAN
2 12 (16.22%) DNS
3 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.11%) DHCP
4 6 (8.11%) VPN
5 5 (6.76%) Internet
6 4 (5.41%) LAN
6 4 (5.41%) SNMP
6 4 (5.41%) WAN
7 3 (4.05%) IMAP
7 3 (4.05%) LDAP
7 3 (4.05%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (4.05%) S/MIME
7 3 (4.05%) SMTP
7 3 (4.05%) SSL
8 2 (2.70%) Network Security
9 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) MySQL
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
3 12 (16.22%) DB2
4 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.05%) Big Data
5 3 (4.05%) Redis
6 2 (2.70%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.70%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.70%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.35%) GIS
7 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
1 10 (13.51%) JIRA
2 9 (12.16%) Mercurial
3 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
4 7 (9.46%) Ant
4 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
4 7 (9.46%) Hudson
4 7 (9.46%) RSpec
4 7 (9.46%) Selenium
5 6 (8.11%) WATIR
6 3 (4.05%) Concordion
6 3 (4.05%) Subversion
7 2 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 11 (14.86%) Publishing
2 10 (13.51%) Banking
3 9 (12.16%) Retail
4 7 (9.46%) Finance
5 5 (6.76%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.76%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (16.22%) Developer
2 10 (13.51%) Technical Specialist
3 9 (12.16%) Administrator
4 8 (10.81%) Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (6.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Python Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Python Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Capacity Manager
7 4 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Graduate
7 4 (5.41%) Software Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.03%) LAMP
2 8 (10.81%) CSS
2 8 (10.81%) HTML
2 8 (10.81%) LEMP Stack
2 8 (10.81%) REST
2 8 (10.81%) SOAP
3 5 (6.76%) .NET
3 5 (6.76%) Web Services
4 4 (5.41%) Java EE
4 4 (5.41%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (5.41%) Memcached
5 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.70%) HTML5
6 2 (2.70%) Node.js
6 2 (2.70%) Three.js
6 2 (2.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (2.70%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (2.70%) WebGL
6 2 (2.70%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
2 14 (18.92%) Data Centre
3 10 (13.51%) Clustering
3 10 (13.51%) CMDB
4 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.05%) PKI
6 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.70%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Oculus Rift
6 2 (2.70%) Physics
6 2 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.70%) VHDL
7 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.35%) LLPG
7 1 (1.35%) Statistics
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (82.43%) Linux
2 45 (60.81%) Unix
3 28 (37.84%) Windows
4 18 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (24.32%) Solaris
5 14 (18.92%) AIX
5 14 (18.92%) CentOS
5 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
6 13 (17.57%) SUSE
7 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.70%) Android
8 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) Migration
2 15 (20.27%) Open Source
3 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
4 12 (16.22%) Configuration Management
4 12 (16.22%) ITIL
4 12 (16.22%) Test Automation
5 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (13.51%) Line Management
6 10 (13.51%) Performance Analysis
6 10 (13.51%) Presales
6 10 (13.51%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (13.51%) Service Delivery
6 10 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (13.51%) TOGAF
6 10 (13.51%) Zachman Framework
7 8 (10.81%) DevOps
7 8 (10.81%) Problem Management
8 7 (9.46%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) Shell Script
2 31 (41.89%) Python
3 23 (31.08%) SQL
4 22 (29.73%) Java
5 21 (28.38%) Bash Shell
6 16 (21.62%) Ruby
7 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
8 9 (12.16%) PHP
9 7 (9.46%) C#
9 7 (9.46%) C++
10 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
11 4 (5.41%) C
12 3 (4.05%) Go
12 3 (4.05%) Scala
13 1 (1.35%) Delphi
13 1 (1.35%) Groovy
13 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (31.08%) Degree
2 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) ISEB
4 7 (9.46%) AWS Certification
4 7 (9.46%) ISTQB
4 7 (9.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.05%) CEH
7 3 (4.05%) CISSP
7 3 (4.05%) GIAC
8 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.70%) SSCP
9 1 (1.35%) CCNA
9 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.35%) OCA
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Firmware
2 6 (8.11%) Squid
3 5 (6.76%) iptables
3 5 (6.76%) Samba
4 3 (4.05%) Sendmail
4 3 (4.05%) Xen
5 2 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (2.70%) Docker
6 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.35%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 21 (28.38%) Puppet
2 13 (17.57%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (13.51%) NetBackup
3 10 (13.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (13.51%) Oracle ZFS
3 10 (13.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (13.51%) Unicenter
4 5 (6.76%) HAProxy
5 4 (5.41%) SCCM
5 4 (5.41%) SCOM
5 4 (5.41%) SCOrch
5 4 (5.41%) Terraform
6 2 (2.70%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.35%) Ansible
7 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) Oracle
2 17 (22.97%) Red Hat
3 13 (17.57%) IBM
4 10 (13.51%) CA
4 10 (13.51%) Sun
4 10 (13.51%) Veritas
5 9 (12.16%) HP
6 8 (10.81%) Cisco
7 7 (9.46%) Juniper
8 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
9 5 (6.76%) 3PAR
9 5 (6.76%) NetApp
9 5 (6.76%) ServiceNow
10 4 (5.41%) Sybase
11 3 (4.05%) Cognizant
11 3 (4.05%) Proofpoint
12 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
12 2 (2.70%) Google
12 2 (2.70%) Percona
13 1 (1.35%) Pega
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
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