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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 208 167 178
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +11
Permanent jobs citing Perl 30 60 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 1.13% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 2.31% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 49 36
Median salary £44,500 £51,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.59% +37.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £30,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £61,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median 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
2603 2603 2537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.83% 49.15% 49.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2199 2346 2202
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 £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Coventry +10 15 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Birmingham -35 10 £22,750 -56.66% 3
Worcestershire -6 2 £42,500 -46.87%
Warwickshire -7 2 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,500 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 69 (88.46%) Linux
2 36 (46.15%) Java
3 34 (43.59%) Windows
3 34 (43.59%) Python
4 33 (42.31%) Apache
5 28 (35.90%) Unix
6 25 (32.05%) LAMP
7 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (30.77%) Ruby
8 23 (29.49%) Open Source
8 23 (29.49%) MySQL
9 21 (26.92%) Oracle
9 21 (26.92%) SQL
9 21 (26.92%) C++
9 21 (26.92%) Degree
10 20 (25.64%) C
10 20 (25.64%) IBM
11 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 17 (21.79%) Firewall
12 17 (21.79%) PHP
12 17 (21.79%) Cisco
13 16 (20.51%) Tomcat
13 16 (20.51%) OO
13 16 (20.51%) Internet
13 16 (20.51%) Shell Script
13 16 (20.51%) Software Engineering
14 15 (19.23%) JIRA
14 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
14 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
14 15 (19.23%) Bash Shell

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 (42.31%) Apache
2 16 (20.51%) Tomcat
3 13 (16.67%) Confluence
4 11 (14.10%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (12.82%) Apache Spark
6 5 (6.41%) Apache Solr
7 4 (5.13%) nginx
8 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.28%) CMS
8 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) SaaS
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.79%) Firewall
2 16 (20.51%) Internet
3 13 (16.67%) DNS
4 11 (14.10%) DHCP
4 11 (14.10%) SAN
5 8 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (10.26%) PBX
5 8 (10.26%) VoIP
6 3 (3.85%) HTTP
7 2 (2.56%) Network Security
8 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) MySQL
2 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.82%) Apache Accumulo
3 10 (12.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (12.82%) Big Data
3 10 (12.82%) Hadoop
3 10 (12.82%) IBM InfoSphere
3 10 (12.82%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.82%) Neo4j
4 9 (11.54%) DB2
5 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) BODI
7 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.28%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.28%) Redis
7 1 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) JIRA
2 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) Ant
3 3 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.85%) Selenium
4 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.56%) Hudson
4 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.56%) RSpec
4 2 (2.56%) WATIR
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 10 (12.82%) Publishing
2 3 (3.85%) Arabic Language
2 3 (3.85%) Banking
2 3 (3.85%) French Language
2 3 (3.85%) Marketing
2 3 (3.85%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (3.85%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.56%) Advertising
3 2 (2.56%) Finance
3 2 (2.56%) Front Office
3 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Developer
2 18 (23.08%) Administrator
3 14 (17.95%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (14.10%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (12.82%) Big Data Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (8.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.69%) Graduate
7 6 (7.69%) Network Support
8 5 (6.41%) Apache Spark Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Hadoop Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Python Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Python Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Linux Scripter
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) LAMP
2 13 (16.67%) OpenCL
3 11 (14.10%) CSS
4 10 (12.82%) HTML
4 10 (12.82%) Kafka
4 10 (12.82%) ZeroMQ
5 7 (8.97%) Web Services
6 4 (5.13%) CSS3
6 4 (5.13%) HTML5
6 4 (5.13%) JDBC
6 4 (5.13%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (5.13%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (5.13%) Lucene
6 4 (5.13%) ODBC
7 3 (3.85%) .NET
7 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.85%) REST
7 3 (3.85%) SOAP
8 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.67%) VHDL
3 10 (12.82%) Data Centre
3 10 (12.82%) Internet of Things
4 9 (11.54%) Clustering
4 9 (11.54%) CMDB
5 5 (6.41%) Linked Data
5 5 (6.41%) Semantic Web
6 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.56%) Derivative
7 2 (2.56%) Equities
7 2 (2.56%) Fintech
7 2 (2.56%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.28%) SCADA
8 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (88.46%) Linux
2 34 (43.59%) Windows
3 28 (35.90%) Unix
4 15 (19.23%) Solaris
5 14 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (16.67%) Mac OS X
7 12 (15.38%) Windows Server
8 9 (11.54%) AIX
8 9 (11.54%) CentOS
8 9 (11.54%) SUSE
9 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.49%) Open Source
3 16 (20.51%) OO
3 16 (20.51%) Software Engineering
4 15 (19.23%) Presales
5 14 (17.95%) Waterfall
6 13 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (14.10%) Open Source Development
8 10 (12.82%) Analytics
8 10 (12.82%) ITIL
8 10 (12.82%) Migration
8 10 (12.82%) OOP
9 9 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
9 9 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (11.54%) TOGAF
9 9 (11.54%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.15%) Java
2 34 (43.59%) Python
3 24 (30.77%) Ruby
4 21 (26.92%) C++
4 21 (26.92%) SQL
5 20 (25.64%) C
6 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 17 (21.79%) PHP
8 16 (20.51%) Shell Script
9 15 (19.23%) Bash Shell
10 13 (16.67%) Scala
11 4 (5.13%) SPARQL
12 3 (3.85%) C#
13 1 (1.28%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (26.92%) Degree
2 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
2 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 13 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 9 (11.54%) ISEB
5 8 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.85%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.28%) CCNA
8 1 (1.28%) CEH
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.28%) CISSP
8 1 (1.28%) GIAC
8 1 (1.28%) OCA
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Xen
2 10 (12.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (11.54%) Firmware
4 8 (10.26%) Squid
5 5 (6.41%) Samba
6 4 (5.13%) iptables
7 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) NetBackup
1 9 (11.54%) Oracle RMAN
1 9 (11.54%) Oracle ZFS
1 9 (11.54%) Puppet
1 9 (11.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 9 (11.54%) Unicenter
2 6 (7.69%) Nagios
2 6 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.13%) Cacti
3 4 (5.13%) HAProxy
3 4 (5.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Oracle
2 20 (25.64%) IBM
3 17 (21.79%) Cisco
4 13 (16.67%) Atlassian
5 9 (11.54%) CA
5 9 (11.54%) Red Hat
5 9 (11.54%) Sun
5 9 (11.54%) Veritas
6 8 (10.26%) Qualys
7 5 (6.41%) NetApp
8 4 (5.13%) Juniper
8 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.85%) Cognizant
10 2 (2.56%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.56%) HP
11 1 (1.28%) Imperva
11 1 (1.28%) NetIQ
11 1 (1.28%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.28%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.28%) Vitria
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