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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
England / West Midlands
Rank 183 182 161
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Perl 25 47 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.80% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 1.83% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 42
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £49,950
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,641 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +2.68%

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
2177 2571 2418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.11% 43.55% 48.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1876 2213 2159
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +15 12 £43,750 -2.77% 4
Coventry +10 11 £70,000 +108.95%
Shropshire -6 1 £44,694 +27.69% 2
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 56 (80.00%) Linux
2 48 (68.57%) Unix
3 47 (67.14%) Python
4 39 (55.71%) Windows
5 32 (45.71%) Bash Shell
5 32 (45.71%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (44.29%) Amazon AWS
7 30 (42.86%) DevOps
8 28 (40.00%) Puppet
9 27 (38.57%) Shell Script
9 27 (38.57%) Migration
10 26 (37.14%) Red Hat
10 26 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (32.86%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (30.00%) AWS Certification
13 20 (28.57%) Windows Server
14 18 (25.71%) Terraform
15 15 (21.43%) Java
15 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (20.00%) Ruby
16 14 (20.00%) ITIL
16 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
17 12 (17.14%) CentOS
18 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
18 11 (15.71%) Ansible
18 11 (15.71%) Docker
18 11 (15.71%) Finance
18 11 (15.71%) Retail
18 11 (15.71%) Configuration Management
18 11 (15.71%) Oracle

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 10 (14.29%) Apache
1 10 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 8 (11.43%) JBoss
2 8 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.86%) Documentum
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 31 (44.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.43%) SaaS
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.43%) IaaS
4 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Firewall
1 6 (8.57%) LAN
1 6 (8.57%) SNMP
1 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
1 6 (8.57%) VPN
1 6 (8.57%) WAN
2 3 (4.29%) DHCP
2 3 (4.29%) DNS
3 2 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) GIS
2 1 (1.43%) MySQL
2 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (11.43%) Hudson
3 6 (8.57%) GoCD
3 6 (8.57%) Selenium
3 6 (8.57%) Subversion
4 4 (5.71%) Maven
5 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.29%) eggPlant
5 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.29%) JBehave
5 3 (4.29%) JIRA
5 3 (4.29%) JMeter
5 3 (4.29%) JUnit
5 3 (4.29%) Ranorex
5 3 (4.29%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.29%) SpecFlow
5 3 (4.29%) TestNG
5 3 (4.29%) WATIR
6 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
1 11 (15.71%) Retail
2 10 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Arabic Language
3 3 (4.29%) French Language
3 3 (4.29%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (4.29%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.86%) Electronics
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) AWS Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (18.57%) Consultant
4 12 (17.14%) AWS DevOps
4 12 (17.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 12 (17.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 12 (17.14%) Support Consultant
4 12 (17.14%) Support Engineer
5 11 (15.71%) Developer
6 10 (14.29%) AWS Consultant
6 10 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
6 10 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
6 10 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Tester
8 6 (8.57%) AWS Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Capacity Manager
9 5 (7.14%) Applications Support
10 4 (5.71%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) Web Services
2 8 (11.43%) Java EE
3 5 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.71%) .NET
5 3 (4.29%) Gherkin
5 3 (4.29%) Middleware
5 3 (4.29%) SOAP
6 2 (2.86%) HTML
7 1 (1.43%) CSS
7 1 (1.43%) CSS3
7 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.43%) HTML5
7 1 (1.43%) Memcached
7 1 (1.43%) Node.js
7 1 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.43%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.43%) Three.js
7 1 (1.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (1.43%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (1.43%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Fintech
2 6 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.43%) LLPG
4 1 (1.43%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 56 (80.00%) Linux
2 48 (68.57%) Unix
3 39 (55.71%) Windows
4 26 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 12 (17.14%) CentOS
7 6 (8.57%) AIX
7 6 (8.57%) Solaris
8 1 (1.43%) Android
8 1 (1.43%) Fedora
8 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.43%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) DevOps
2 27 (38.57%) Migration
3 23 (32.86%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (20.00%) ITIL
6 11 (15.71%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.86%) E-Commerce
7 9 (12.86%) Scrum
7 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.00%) Change Management
8 7 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 7 (10.00%) Low Latency
8 7 (10.00%) Microservices
8 7 (10.00%) Open Source
8 7 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (8.57%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.57%) Project Management
9 6 (8.57%) Resource Management
9 6 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) Python
2 32 (45.71%) Bash Shell
3 27 (38.57%) Shell Script
4 15 (21.43%) Java
5 14 (20.00%) Ruby
6 9 (12.86%) PowerShell
6 9 (12.86%) SQL
7 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
8 7 (10.00%) Go
8 7 (10.00%) Korn
9 6 (8.57%) PHP
10 5 (7.14%) C
10 5 (7.14%) C++
11 4 (5.71%) C#
12 3 (4.29%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.43%) Groovy
13 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) AWS Certification
2 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.00%) Degree
3 7 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.71%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) CEH
6 2 (2.86%) CISSP
6 2 (2.86%) GCFA
6 2 (2.86%) GCFE
6 2 (2.86%) GIAC
6 2 (2.86%) GREM
6 2 (2.86%) OSCP
6 2 (2.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) IEC 61508
2 3 (4.29%) MISRA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO13485
3 1 (1.43%) MISRA C
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) Docker
2 3 (4.29%) Squid
3 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (45.71%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (40.00%) Puppet
3 18 (25.71%) Terraform
4 11 (15.71%) Ansible
5 7 (10.00%) SCCM
6 6 (8.57%) SCOM
6 6 (8.57%) SCOrch
7 3 (4.29%) Nessus
7 3 (4.29%) Nexpose
8 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.43%) Salt
8 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) Red Hat
2 11 (15.71%) Oracle
3 10 (14.29%) Google
4 9 (12.86%) ServiceNow
5 6 (8.57%) HP
6 5 (7.14%) Sybase
7 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.29%) Qualys
8 3 (4.29%) Rapid7
8 3 (4.29%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.86%) Pega
10 1 (1.43%) QNX
10 1 (1.43%) VMware
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