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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 202 154 160
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 39 67 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 1.26% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 2.51% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 47
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £29,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £52,950 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2671 2672 2390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.76% 50.09% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2306 2395 2063
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +5 20 £44,500 +11.25% 2
Birmingham -38 12 £24,250 -50.25% 5
Worcestershire -9 2 £42,500 -46.87% 1
Shropshire -14 1 £35,000 -
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,500 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 74 (82.22%) Linux
2 42 (46.67%) Java
3 38 (42.22%) Windows
4 37 (41.11%) Unix
4 37 (41.11%) Python
5 35 (38.89%) Apache
6 29 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (30.00%) Ruby
8 25 (27.78%) LAMP
9 24 (26.67%) Open Source
10 22 (24.44%) C
10 22 (24.44%) C++
10 22 (24.44%) MySQL
11 21 (23.33%) Oracle
11 21 (23.33%) Degree
12 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 20 (22.22%) PHP
12 20 (22.22%) SQL
12 20 (22.22%) IBM
13 19 (21.11%) Internet
13 19 (21.11%) Tomcat
14 18 (20.00%) JIRA
15 17 (18.89%) Firewall
15 17 (18.89%) Bash Shell
15 17 (18.89%) Presales
16 16 (17.78%) Cisco
16 16 (17.78%) OO
16 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
17 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (38.89%) Apache
2 19 (21.11%) Tomcat
3 13 (14.44%) Confluence
4 10 (11.11%) Apache Spark
4 10 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.44%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.33%) nginx
7 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.11%) CMS
7 1 (1.11%) JBoss
7 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Office
2 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) SaaS
2 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.11%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.11%) Internet
2 17 (18.89%) Firewall
3 14 (15.56%) DHCP
3 14 (15.56%) DNS
4 9 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (10.00%) PBX
4 9 (10.00%) VoIP
5 8 (8.89%) SAN
6 4 (4.44%) HTTP
6 4 (4.44%) Network Security
7 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) MySQL
2 10 (11.11%) Apache Accumulo
2 10 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (11.11%) Big Data
2 10 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 10 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
2 10 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.11%) Neo4j
2 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.89%) DB2
4 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.11%) BODI
6 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.11%) Informix
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.11%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) JIRA
2 7 (7.78%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.67%) Ant
3 6 (6.67%) Selenium
4 5 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.56%) Hudson
4 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.56%) Mercurial
4 5 (5.56%) RSpec
4 5 (5.56%) WATIR
5 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (8.89%) Publishing
2 6 (6.67%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Arabic Language
3 5 (5.56%) French Language
3 5 (5.56%) Portuguese Language
3 5 (5.56%) Retail
3 5 (5.56%) Spanish Language
4 4 (4.44%) Marketing
5 3 (3.33%) Banking
6 2 (2.22%) Advertising
6 2 (2.22%) Front Office
6 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.11%) Local Government
7 1 (1.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (25.56%) Administrator
2 22 (24.44%) Developer
3 20 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (11.11%) Analyst
4 10 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
4 10 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (10.00%) Network Support
5 9 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (7.78%) Graduate
6 7 (7.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) QA Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) QA Automation Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Apache Spark Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Hadoop Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Software Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.78%) LAMP
2 14 (15.56%) OpenCL
3 11 (12.22%) CSS
4 10 (11.11%) HTML
4 10 (11.11%) Kafka
4 10 (11.11%) ZeroMQ
5 8 (8.89%) Web Services
6 6 (6.67%) REST
6 6 (6.67%) SOAP
7 4 (4.44%) CSS3
7 4 (4.44%) HTML5
7 4 (4.44%) JDBC
7 4 (4.44%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (4.44%) Lucene
7 4 (4.44%) ODBC
8 3 (3.33%) .NET
8 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (3.33%) XML
9 2 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (15.56%) VHDL
2 12 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (11.11%) Internet of Things
4 9 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (8.89%) Clustering
5 8 (8.89%) CMDB
6 5 (5.56%) Linked Data
6 5 (5.56%) Semantic Web
7 4 (4.44%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.22%) Derivative
9 2 (2.22%) Equities
9 2 (2.22%) Fintech
9 2 (2.22%) Fixed Income
9 2 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.11%) Telematics
10 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 74 (82.22%) Linux
2 38 (42.22%) Windows
3 37 (41.11%) Unix
4 14 (15.56%) Mac OS X
4 14 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (15.56%) Solaris
5 12 (13.33%) Windows Server
6 9 (10.00%) AIX
6 9 (10.00%) CentOS
7 8 (8.89%) SUSE
8 4 (4.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.67%) Open Source
3 17 (18.89%) Presales
4 16 (17.78%) OO
4 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
5 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 12 (13.33%) ITIL
6 12 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 10 (11.11%) Analytics
7 10 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (11.11%) OOP
7 10 (11.11%) Open Source Development
8 9 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 9 (10.00%) Migration
8 9 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
8 9 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (8.89%) TOGAF
9 8 (8.89%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.67%) Java
2 37 (41.11%) Python
3 27 (30.00%) Ruby
4 22 (24.44%) C
4 22 (24.44%) C++
5 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 20 (22.22%) PHP
5 20 (22.22%) SQL
6 17 (18.89%) Bash Shell
7 14 (15.56%) Scala
8 12 (13.33%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.44%) SPARQL
9 4 (4.44%) VB
10 3 (3.33%) C#
11 1 (1.11%) Delphi
11 1 (1.11%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) Degree
2 15 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 14 (15.56%) DV Cleared
3 14 (15.56%) SC Cleared
4 9 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (8.89%) ISEB
6 6 (6.67%) ISTQB
7 5 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (4.44%) CEH
8 4 (4.44%) CISSP
8 4 (4.44%) GIAC
9 3 (3.33%) GCFA
9 3 (3.33%) SSCP
10 1 (1.11%) OCA
10 1 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.33%) Xen
2 10 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 10 (11.11%) Squid
3 8 (8.89%) Firmware
4 5 (5.56%) Samba
5 3 (3.33%) iptables
6 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.11%) Docker
6 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) NetBackup
1 8 (8.89%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (8.89%) Oracle ZFS
1 8 (8.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 8 (8.89%) Unicenter
2 7 (7.78%) Nagios
3 5 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.56%) Puppet
4 4 (4.44%) Cacti
4 4 (4.44%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (4.44%) SCOM
4 4 (4.44%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.33%) HAProxy
5 3 (3.33%) HP NNM
6 1 (1.11%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 21 (23.33%) Oracle
2 20 (22.22%) IBM
3 16 (17.78%) Cisco
4 13 (14.44%) Atlassian
4 13 (14.44%) Red Hat
5 9 (10.00%) CA
5 9 (10.00%) Qualys
6 8 (8.89%) Sun
6 8 (8.89%) Veritas
7 5 (5.56%) NetApp
8 4 (4.44%) HP
8 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.22%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.22%) VMware
10 1 (1.11%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.11%) Juniper
10 1 (1.11%) NetIQ
10 1 (1.11%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.11%) Veeam
10 1 (1.11%) Vitria
Coventry
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Qualifications + Beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 24 days ago