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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 175 176 150
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs citing Perl 53 44 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.81% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 1.62% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 49 35 49
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £27,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2750 2715 2649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.01% 49.70% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2474 2352 2341
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +4 37 £52,500 +30.43% 3
Coventry -11 6 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Worcestershire - 5 £61,250 -
Solihull - 2 £26,750 - 1
Shropshire -11 1 £39,500 +5.33%
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 111 (91.74%) Linux
2 72 (59.50%) SQL
3 67 (55.37%) UNIX
4 62 (51.24%) Java
5 57 (47.11%) Python
6 50 (41.32%) Tomcat
7 43 (35.54%) Solaris
7 43 (35.54%) Oracle
8 40 (33.06%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (32.23%) Windows
9 39 (32.23%) Nagios
10 35 (28.93%) DevOps
11 34 (28.10%) Tivoli
11 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (27.27%) Puppet
13 32 (26.45%) PHP
13 32 (26.45%) J2EE
14 30 (24.79%) Scrum
15 28 (23.14%) Kanban
16 27 (22.31%) Maven
17 26 (21.49%) Amazon AWS
18 24 (19.83%) Ansible
18 24 (19.83%) VMware
19 22 (18.18%) Ruby
19 22 (18.18%) .NET
19 22 (18.18%) Web Services
19 22 (18.18%) Shell Script
19 22 (18.18%) PowerShell
20 21 (17.36%) Opscode Chef
20 21 (17.36%) Jenkins

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 50 (41.32%) Tomcat
2 21 (17.36%) Apache
3 20 (16.53%) WebSphere
4 17 (14.05%) CICS
4 17 (14.05%) MQSeries
4 17 (14.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 16 (13.22%) GlassFish
6 15 (12.40%) IIS
7 9 (7.44%) WebLogic
8 6 (4.96%) JBoss
9 3 (2.48%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.65%) Node.js
11 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.83%) nginx
11 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.83%) MS Project
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Odoo
2 1 (0.83%) Primavera
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.49%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.74%) SaaS
3 8 (6.61%) IaaS
3 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (3.31%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (3.31%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (3.31%) CloudFront
4 4 (3.31%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.83%) PaaS
5 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.53%) Firewall
2 6 (4.96%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.96%) DNS
3 5 (4.13%) OSPF
3 5 (4.13%) BGP
4 4 (3.31%) Network Security
4 4 (3.31%) Internet
5 3 (2.48%) LDAP
5 3 (2.48%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.65%) Wireless
6 2 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.83%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.83%) NAS
7 1 (0.83%) Junos
7 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.83%) VoIP
7 1 (0.83%) DHCP
7 1 (0.83%) VPN
7 1 (0.83%) Extranet
7 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.05%) DB2
3 14 (11.57%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (11.57%) MySQL
4 8 (6.61%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.96%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.31%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.31%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.31%) Impala
7 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.31%) HBase
7 4 (3.31%) Big Data
8 3 (2.48%) CouchDB
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (22.31%) Maven
2 21 (17.36%) Jenkins
3 15 (12.40%) JUnit
4 12 (9.92%) Git (software)
5 9 (7.44%) Hudson
6 7 (5.79%) Ant
7 4 (3.31%) Subversion
7 4 (3.31%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.31%) NetBeans
8 3 (2.48%) CruiseControl
8 3 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.48%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.48%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.65%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.65%) Liquibase
9 2 (1.65%) Flyway
9 2 (1.65%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (9.92%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Retail
3 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.31%) Games
5 3 (2.48%) Banking
5 3 (2.48%) Publishing
5 3 (2.48%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.48%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (15.70%) Developer
1 19 (15.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (14.05%) Consultant
2 17 (14.05%) Technical Consultant
3 13 (10.74%) Software Engineer
4 12 (9.92%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 11 (9.09%) Administrator
6 10 (8.26%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.79%) DBA
7 7 (5.79%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) DevOps Administrator
8 6 (4.96%) Junior
8 6 (4.96%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.13%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (4.13%) Firewall Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.13%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.45%) J2EE
2 22 (18.18%) .NET
2 22 (18.18%) Web Services
3 18 (14.88%) REST
4 17 (14.05%) ISPF
4 17 (14.05%) WebSphere MQ
5 16 (13.22%) JMS
6 15 (12.40%) HTML
7 12 (9.92%) EJB
7 12 (9.92%) Java EE
8 10 (8.26%) HTML5
9 8 (6.61%) CSS
9 8 (6.61%) AngularJS
9 8 (6.61%) Sensu
10 7 (5.79%) XML
11 6 (4.96%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (4.13%) XSLT
12 5 (4.13%) SOAP
12 5 (4.13%) Memcached
12 5 (4.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.05%) Mainframe
2 12 (9.92%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.26%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.79%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.13%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.48%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.65%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.65%) Life Science
7 2 (1.65%) Informatics
7 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.83%) DTV
8 1 (0.83%) Replication
8 1 (0.83%) Clustering
8 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 111 (91.74%) Linux
2 67 (55.37%) UNIX
3 43 (35.54%) Solaris
4 39 (32.23%) Windows
5 20 (16.53%) AIX
6 17 (14.05%) MVS
7 13 (10.74%) CentOS
8 9 (7.44%) Ubuntu
9 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.65%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.83%) OS/390
12 1 (0.83%) zOS
12 1 (0.83%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.06%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (28.93%) DevOps
3 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (24.79%) Scrum
5 28 (23.14%) Kanban
6 21 (17.36%) SOA
7 18 (14.88%) ITIL
7 18 (14.88%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (12.40%) Software Engineering
9 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
9 12 (9.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (9.92%) Software Deployment
9 12 (9.92%) Refactoring
10 9 (7.44%) SIEM
11 8 (6.61%) Analytics
12 7 (5.79%) Configuration Management
13 6 (4.96%) Information Security
13 6 (4.96%) Service Management
13 6 (4.96%) Line Management
14 4 (3.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (59.50%) SQL
2 62 (51.24%) Java
3 57 (47.11%) Python
4 32 (26.45%) PHP
5 22 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 22 (18.18%) Ruby
5 22 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 20 (16.53%) JavaScript
7 17 (14.05%) JCL
8 15 (12.40%) C#
9 13 (10.74%) Bash Shell
10 9 (7.44%) Groovy
10 9 (7.44%) COBOL
11 8 (6.61%) Bourne shell
12 7 (5.79%) C++
13 5 (4.13%) Tcl
14 4 (3.31%) XPath
14 4 (3.31%) VBScript
15 3 (2.48%) C
16 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (10.74%) Degree
2 9 (7.44%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.13%) GCFA
4 5 (4.13%) CEH
4 5 (4.13%) CCNP
4 5 (4.13%) CISSP
4 5 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.13%) SSCP
4 5 (4.13%) GIAC
5 2 (1.65%) CISA
5 2 (1.65%) CRISC
5 2 (1.65%) ISACA
5 2 (1.65%) OSCP
6 1 (0.83%) EnCE
6 1 (0.83%) CCSA
6 1 (0.83%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.79%) Docker
3 4 (3.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (3.31%) vSphere
3 4 (3.31%) Varnish
3 4 (3.31%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.83%) Squid
5 1 (0.83%) Xen
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.83%) NFS
5 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 39 (32.23%) Nagios
2 34 (28.10%) Tivoli
3 33 (27.27%) Puppet
4 24 (19.83%) Ansible
5 21 (17.36%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (12.40%) Unicenter
6 15 (12.40%) BladeLogic
7 12 (9.92%) Control-M
7 12 (9.92%) Vagrant
7 12 (9.92%) OpenNMS
8 8 (6.61%) ZABBIX
9 4 (3.31%) SELinux
10 2 (1.65%) Opsview
10 2 (1.65%) CA Single Sign-On
10 2 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.65%) Nessus
10 2 (1.65%) Nmap
11 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 1 (0.83%) Netcool
11 1 (0.83%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 43 (35.54%) Oracle
2 24 (19.83%) VMware
3 19 (15.70%) Business Objects
4 18 (14.88%) IBM
5 9 (7.44%) Red Hat
6 8 (6.61%) Cisco
7 7 (5.79%) Microsoft
8 6 (4.96%) HP
9 5 (4.13%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.31%) Splunk
10 4 (3.31%) Cloudera
11 3 (2.48%) CA
11 3 (2.48%) Sybase
12 2 (1.65%) Sun
12 2 (1.65%) Citrix
13 1 (0.83%) Juniper
13 1 (0.83%) CommVault
13 1 (0.83%) NetApp
13 1 (0.83%) Remedy
13 1 (0.83%) QAD
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ISL
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Salary: Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
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