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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 177 138 108
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -30
Permanent jobs citing Perl 44 80 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 1.47% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.65% 2.99% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 42 61 89
Average salary £53,500 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.88% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £31,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
2674 2675 2562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.83% 49.05% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2370 2259 2290
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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
Birmingham -12 34 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Coventry -24 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Solihull - 4 £47,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £39,500 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 91 (89.22%) Linux
2 64 (62.75%) UNIX
3 49 (48.04%) SQL
4 45 (44.12%) Python
5 42 (41.18%) Java
6 34 (33.33%) Windows
7 32 (31.37%) Solaris
7 32 (31.37%) Puppet
8 29 (28.43%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (27.45%) Oracle
9 28 (27.45%) DevOps
10 27 (26.47%) Nagios
11 26 (25.49%) Jenkins
12 24 (23.53%) Ansible
12 24 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (22.55%) Tomcat
14 22 (21.57%) Maven
15 21 (20.59%) Ubuntu
15 21 (20.59%) AIX
16 20 (19.61%) SOA
16 20 (19.61%) Tivoli
17 19 (18.63%) Web Services
17 19 (18.63%) Opscode Chef
18 18 (17.65%) Shell Script
18 18 (17.65%) Ruby
19 17 (16.67%) WebSphere
19 17 (16.67%) VMware
19 17 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
19 17 (16.67%) Git (software)
20 16 (15.69%) Bash Shell

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 23 (22.55%) Tomcat
2 17 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 15 (14.71%) Apache
4 14 (13.73%) CICS
4 14 (13.73%) MQSeries
4 14 (13.73%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (11.76%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.88%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.94%) IIS
7 3 (2.94%) JBoss
8 2 (1.96%) Node.js
9 1 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Project
1 1 (0.98%) MS Office
1 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Odoo
2 1 (0.98%) Primavera
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.75%) IaaS
2 13 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.84%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (5.88%) SaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.98%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.75%) Firewall
2 6 (5.88%) LDAP
3 5 (4.90%) OSPF
3 5 (4.90%) BGP
4 4 (3.92%) Internet
4 4 (3.92%) Network Security
5 2 (1.96%) Wireless
5 2 (1.96%) DNS
5 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.98%) VPN
6 1 (0.98%) VoIP
6 1 (0.98%) DHCP
6 1 (0.98%) Extranet
6 1 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.98%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (13.73%) DB2
3 9 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.84%) RDBMS
4 8 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (4.90%) MySQL
5 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.96%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.96%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (25.49%) Jenkins
2 22 (21.57%) Maven
3 17 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.86%) JUnit
5 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.94%) NetBeans
5 3 (2.94%) Subversion
5 3 (2.94%) Hudson
5 3 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.94%) Ant
6 2 (1.96%) Liquibase
6 2 (1.96%) Flyway
6 2 (1.96%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (14.71%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Retail
3 5 (4.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.94%) Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Law
5 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Games
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (13.73%) Consultant
2 14 (13.73%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (9.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.84%) Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) DBA
8 5 (4.90%) Support Specialist
8 5 (4.90%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (4.90%) Applications Support Specialist
8 5 (4.90%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.94%) Architect
10 3 (2.94%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.63%) Web Services
2 14 (13.73%) HTML
2 14 (13.73%) WebSphere MQ
2 14 (13.73%) ISPF
3 13 (12.75%) Sensu
4 10 (9.80%) J2EE
5 9 (8.82%) JMS
6 8 (7.84%) Java EE
6 8 (7.84%) REST
7 6 (5.88%) XML
7 6 (5.88%) EJB
8 5 (4.90%) CSS
8 5 (4.90%) .NET
9 4 (3.92%) SOAP
9 4 (3.92%) XSLT
9 4 (3.92%) HTML5
9 4 (3.92%) Spring
10 3 (2.94%) Ajax
10 3 (2.94%) Middleware
10 3 (2.94%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Mainframe
2 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.92%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.96%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.96%) Informatics
5 2 (1.96%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.96%) Life Science
6 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.98%) Clustering
6 1 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.98%) DTV
6 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 91 (89.22%) Linux
2 64 (62.75%) UNIX
3 34 (33.33%) Windows
4 32 (31.37%) Solaris
5 21 (20.59%) Ubuntu
5 21 (20.59%) AIX
6 14 (13.73%) MVS
7 9 (8.82%) CentOS
7 9 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.88%) Windows 2000
9 5 (4.90%) SUSE
10 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.98%) OS/390
11 1 (0.98%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.43%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (27.45%) DevOps
3 20 (19.61%) SOA
4 15 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.75%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (8.82%) Scrum
6 9 (8.82%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.84%) ITIL
8 7 (6.86%) Kanban
9 6 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.88%) Web Development
9 6 (5.88%) Refactoring
10 5 (4.90%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.90%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.90%) Change Management
11 4 (3.92%) Computer Forensics
11 4 (3.92%) SIEM
12 3 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.04%) SQL
2 45 (44.12%) Python
3 42 (41.18%) Java
4 18 (17.65%) Shell Script
4 18 (17.65%) Ruby
5 16 (15.69%) Bash Shell
6 15 (14.71%) PowerShell
7 14 (13.73%) Groovy
7 14 (13.73%) JCL
8 13 (12.75%) JavaScript
8 13 (12.75%) PHP
8 13 (12.75%) Bourne shell
9 9 (8.82%) COBOL
10 7 (6.86%) C++
11 6 (5.88%) Korn
12 5 (4.90%) Tcl
12 5 (4.90%) C#
13 4 (3.92%) C
14 3 (2.94%) XPath
15 2 (1.96%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) SC Cleared
1 7 (6.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.88%) Degree
3 5 (4.90%) CCNP
3 5 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.92%) CISSP
4 4 (3.92%) SSCP
4 4 (3.92%) GIAC
4 4 (3.92%) GCFA
4 4 (3.92%) CEH
5 2 (1.96%) CRISC
5 2 (1.96%) ISACA
5 2 (1.96%) CISA
6 1 (0.98%) CCSA
6 1 (0.98%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (0.98%) OSCP
6 1 (0.98%) GREM
6 1 (0.98%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.94%) Docker
3 1 (0.98%) Varnish
3 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.98%) Squid
Systems Management
1 32 (31.37%) Puppet
2 27 (26.47%) Nagios
3 24 (23.53%) Ansible
4 20 (19.61%) Tivoli
5 19 (18.63%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (12.75%) Vagrant
6 13 (12.75%) ZABBIX
7 6 (5.88%) OpenNMS
7 6 (5.88%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (3.92%) Netcool
9 3 (2.94%) Unicenter
10 2 (1.96%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 2 (1.96%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 2 (1.96%) Nessus
10 2 (1.96%) Nmap
10 2 (1.96%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.98%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.98%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.98%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (27.45%) Oracle
2 17 (16.67%) VMware
3 16 (15.69%) IBM
4 8 (7.84%) CA
5 6 (5.88%) Cisco
6 5 (4.90%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.90%) Sun
6 5 (4.90%) HP
6 5 (4.90%) Sybase
7 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.96%) Nimsoft
9 1 (0.98%) Splunk
9 1 (0.98%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.98%) Zend
9 1 (0.98%) Remedy
9 1 (0.98%) QAD
9 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.98%) Juniper
9 1 (0.98%) SAP
9 1 (0.98%) Progress
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