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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 154 167 145
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Permanent jobs citing Perl 59 39 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.12% 0.76% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.26% 1.54% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 46
Average salary £50,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £44,000 £45,000
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
2607 2526 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.42% 49.22% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2189 2164
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 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +14 35 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Coventry -7 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Worcestershire - 7 £80,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 3 £50,000 -
Solihull 0 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Shropshire -26 1 - -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 106 (89.08%) Linux
2 71 (59.66%) SQL
3 65 (54.62%) Java
4 61 (51.26%) UNIX
5 60 (50.42%) Python
6 57 (47.90%) Tomcat
7 42 (35.29%) Oracle
8 40 (33.61%) PHP
9 39 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (31.93%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (31.09%) J2EE
11 37 (31.09%) Solaris
12 36 (30.25%) Windows
13 35 (29.41%) Nagios
14 33 (27.73%) Scrum
14 33 (27.73%) Puppet
15 31 (26.05%) Kanban
15 31 (26.05%) DevOps
16 30 (25.21%) Maven
16 30 (25.21%) Tivoli
17 29 (24.37%) Ruby
18 28 (23.53%) .NET
18 28 (23.53%) JavaScript
19 27 (22.69%) PowerShell
20 25 (21.01%) Shell Script
21 24 (20.17%) VMware
21 24 (20.17%) Amazon AWS
22 23 (19.33%) Apache
23 22 (18.49%) C#
23 22 (18.49%) Web Services

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 57 (47.90%) Tomcat
2 23 (19.33%) Apache
3 19 (15.97%) GlassFish
4 15 (12.61%) WebSphere
4 15 (12.61%) CICS
4 15 (12.61%) IIS
4 15 (12.61%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (12.61%) MQSeries
5 6 (5.04%) JBoss
5 6 (5.04%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.20%) Apache Solr
6 5 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (3.36%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.68%) Node.js
8 2 (1.68%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Odoo
2 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.17%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (13.45%) SaaS
3 4 (3.36%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (3.36%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (3.36%) CloudFront
3 4 (3.36%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.84%) PaaS
5 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.49%) Firewall
2 6 (5.04%) OSPF
2 6 (5.04%) BGP
2 6 (5.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.04%) BIG-IP
3 5 (4.20%) DNS
4 4 (3.36%) Network Security
5 3 (2.52%) Wireless
5 3 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.52%) Internet
6 2 (1.68%) SAN
6 2 (1.68%) VPN
7 1 (0.84%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.84%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.84%) NAS
7 1 (0.84%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.84%) Junos
7 1 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.97%) MySQL
1 19 (15.97%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (12.61%) DB2
4 8 (6.72%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.72%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.04%) Redis
7 4 (3.36%) Impala
7 4 (3.36%) HBase
7 4 (3.36%) Big Data
7 4 (3.36%) Couchbase
7 4 (3.36%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.36%) CouchDB
7 4 (3.36%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (25.21%) Maven
2 18 (15.13%) JUnit
3 16 (13.45%) Jenkins
4 12 (10.08%) Ant
5 9 (7.56%) Git (software)
5 9 (7.56%) Hudson
5 9 (7.56%) Subversion
6 8 (6.72%) Mercurial
7 6 (5.04%) Eclipse
7 6 (5.04%) NetBeans
7 6 (5.04%) CruiseControl
7 6 (5.04%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.68%) Liquibase
8 2 (1.68%) Metasploit
8 2 (1.68%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.68%) Flyway
General
1 9 (7.56%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Retail
3 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.36%) Games
5 3 (2.52%) Publishing
6 1 (0.84%) Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Law
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) Electronics
6 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (20.17%) Developer
2 18 (15.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (13.45%) Software Engineer
4 15 (12.61%) Technical Consultant
4 15 (12.61%) Consultant
5 14 (11.76%) Administrator
6 13 (10.92%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (9.24%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.56%) Applications Support
8 9 (7.56%) Junior
9 8 (6.72%) Java Developer
9 8 (6.72%) DevOps Administrator
10 7 (5.88%) Perl Developer
10 7 (5.88%) PHP Developer
11 6 (5.04%) Architect
11 6 (5.04%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (5.04%) Java Architect
11 6 (5.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.20%) Security Specialist
12 5 (4.20%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.09%) J2EE
2 28 (23.53%) .NET
3 22 (18.49%) Web Services
4 21 (17.65%) REST
5 19 (15.97%) JMS
6 15 (12.61%) ISPF
6 15 (12.61%) WebSphere MQ
6 15 (12.61%) EJB
7 13 (10.92%) HTML
7 13 (10.92%) Java EE
8 12 (10.08%) AngularJS
9 10 (8.40%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (8.40%) HTML5
10 9 (7.56%) XML
11 8 (6.72%) CSS
12 7 (5.88%) Spring
12 7 (5.88%) SOAP
12 7 (5.88%) XSLT
13 6 (5.04%) JMX
13 6 (5.04%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (12.61%) Mainframe
2 10 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.56%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.36%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.68%) Life Science
6 2 (1.68%) Informatics
6 2 (1.68%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.68%) Open Source
7 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.84%) Replication
7 1 (0.84%) Clustering
7 1 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.84%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 106 (89.08%) Linux
2 61 (51.26%) UNIX
3 37 (31.09%) Solaris
4 36 (30.25%) Windows
5 15 (12.61%) MVS
5 15 (12.61%) AIX
6 14 (11.76%) CentOS
7 6 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.20%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.84%) Debian
10 1 (0.84%) OS/390
10 1 (0.84%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (31.93%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (27.73%) Scrum
4 31 (26.05%) Kanban
4 31 (26.05%) DevOps
5 21 (17.65%) SOA
5 21 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (15.13%) Software Engineering
7 17 (14.29%) ITIL
8 13 (10.92%) Mentoring
8 13 (10.92%) Software Deployment
8 13 (10.92%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (10.92%) Refactoring
9 10 (8.40%) SIEM
10 8 (6.72%) Analytics
11 7 (5.88%) Information Security
11 7 (5.88%) Configuration Management
12 6 (5.04%) UML
12 6 (5.04%) Web Design
12 6 (5.04%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (59.66%) SQL
2 65 (54.62%) Java
3 60 (50.42%) Python
4 40 (33.61%) PHP
5 29 (24.37%) Ruby
6 28 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 27 (22.69%) PowerShell
8 25 (21.01%) Shell Script
9 22 (18.49%) C#
10 15 (12.61%) JCL
11 10 (8.40%) C++
12 9 (7.56%) Bash Shell
13 7 (5.88%) COBOL
13 7 (5.88%) VBScript
14 6 (5.04%) XPath
15 5 (4.20%) Tcl
16 4 (3.36%) C
16 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
16 4 (3.36%) Groovy
17 3 (2.52%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 16 (13.45%) Degree
2 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.04%) SSCP
3 6 (5.04%) CISSP
3 6 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.04%) CCNP
3 6 (5.04%) CEH
3 6 (5.04%) GIAC
3 6 (5.04%) GCFA
4 5 (4.20%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.52%) OSCP
6 2 (1.68%) CISA
6 2 (1.68%) CRISC
6 2 (1.68%) ISACA
7 1 (0.84%) CCSA
7 1 (0.84%) EnCE
7 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.84%) RHCE
7 1 (0.84%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) QA
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (6.72%) vSphere
2 7 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.36%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.36%) Docker
3 4 (3.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (3.36%) Varnish
4 1 (0.84%) Xen
4 1 (0.84%) NFS
Systems Management
1 35 (29.41%) Nagios
2 33 (27.73%) Puppet
3 30 (25.21%) Tivoli
4 19 (15.97%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (15.97%) Ansible
5 15 (12.61%) BladeLogic
5 15 (12.61%) Unicenter
6 13 (10.92%) OpenNMS
7 12 (10.08%) Control-M
8 7 (5.88%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.36%) SELinux
10 3 (2.52%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.68%) Nmap
11 2 (1.68%) Nessus
11 2 (1.68%) Opsview
12 1 (0.84%) Cacti
12 1 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 42 (35.29%) Oracle
2 24 (20.17%) VMware
3 16 (13.45%) Business Objects
4 15 (12.61%) IBM
5 11 (9.24%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.56%) Cisco
7 5 (4.20%) HP
7 5 (4.20%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.36%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.36%) Splunk
8 4 (3.36%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.68%) Citrix
10 1 (0.84%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.84%) Percona
10 1 (0.84%) F5
10 1 (0.84%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.84%) SAP
10 1 (0.84%) Sybase
10 1 (0.84%) Sun
10 1 (0.84%) Juniper
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