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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 180 169 101
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -68
Permanent jobs citing Perl 49 46 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.91% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 1.89% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 47 35 95
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £48,300 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
2473 2435 2182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.44% 48.12% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2130 2180 1870
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Coventry -11 15 £33,500 -16.25% 3
Birmingham -9 12 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Worcestershire -4 11 £42,500 +97.67%
Warwickshire - 3 £38,500 -
Solihull - 2 £46,250 - 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 59 (67.05%) Linux
2 39 (44.32%) Java
3 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (40.91%) Ruby
4 36 (40.91%) Windows
5 30 (34.09%) Unix
6 29 (32.95%) Python
7 23 (26.14%) JavaScript
7 23 (26.14%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (25.00%) PHP
8 22 (25.00%) Open Source
9 20 (22.73%) C
9 20 (22.73%) C++
10 19 (21.59%) JIRA
11 18 (20.45%) SQL
12 17 (19.32%) Apache
12 17 (19.32%) OO
12 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (18.18%) Internet
14 15 (17.05%) Oracle
14 15 (17.05%) Bash Shell
15 14 (15.91%) Waterfall
15 14 (15.91%) MySQL
15 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
15 14 (15.91%) Firewall
15 14 (15.91%) Degree
16 13 (14.77%) LAMP
16 13 (14.77%) Relational Database
17 12 (13.64%) OpenCL
17 12 (13.64%) Jenkins

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (19.32%) Apache
2 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
3 11 (12.50%) Confluence
4 9 (10.23%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (9.09%) Apache Spark
6 7 (7.95%) Apache Solr
7 3 (3.41%) JBoss
7 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (2.27%) IIS
8 2 (2.27%) nginx
8 2 (2.27%) Node.js
8 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.14%) CMS
9 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) SaaS
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.27%) Bluemix
4 2 (2.27%) IaaS
4 2 (2.27%) PaaS
5 1 (1.14%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.18%) Internet
2 14 (15.91%) Firewall
3 10 (11.36%) DNS
4 8 (9.09%) DHCP
5 7 (7.95%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (7.95%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (7.95%) PBX
5 7 (7.95%) VoIP
6 6 (6.82%) Network Security
7 3 (3.41%) HTTP
8 1 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) MySQL
2 13 (14.77%) Relational Database
3 11 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 10 (11.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (11.36%) MongoDB
5 8 (9.09%) Apache Accumulo
5 8 (9.09%) Big Data
5 8 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
5 8 (9.09%) Neo4j
6 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
7 6 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.41%) DataStage
9 3 (3.41%) OLAP
9 3 (3.41%) OLTP
9 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 19 (21.59%) JIRA
2 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 11 (12.50%) Ant
4 9 (10.23%) Mercurial
4 9 (10.23%) Selenium
5 8 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 8 (9.09%) Hudson
5 8 (9.09%) RSpec
5 8 (9.09%) WATIR
6 3 (3.41%) Maven
6 3 (3.41%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (2.27%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Retail
3 5 (5.68%) Arabic Language
3 5 (5.68%) French Language
3 5 (5.68%) Portuguese Language
3 5 (5.68%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Front Office
5 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Military
6 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Developer
2 17 (19.32%) Analyst
3 13 (14.77%) Administrator
3 13 (14.77%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) QA Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) QA Test Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Network Support
6 8 (9.09%) Software Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Graduate
7 6 (6.82%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Information Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Network Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) LAMP
2 12 (13.64%) HTML
2 12 (13.64%) OpenCL
3 11 (12.50%) CSS
4 8 (9.09%) Kafka
4 8 (9.09%) REST
4 8 (9.09%) SOAP
4 8 (9.09%) ZeroMQ
5 7 (7.95%) .NET
5 7 (7.95%) HTML5
5 7 (7.95%) Web Services
6 6 (6.82%) LAPP Stack
6 6 (6.82%) XML
7 4 (4.55%) CSS3
7 4 (4.55%) JDBC
7 4 (4.55%) Lucene
7 4 (4.55%) ODBC
8 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.41%) jQuery
9 2 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.64%) VHDL
3 8 (9.09%) Internet of Things
4 6 (6.82%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.68%) Linked Data
5 5 (5.68%) Semantic Web
6 4 (4.55%) Clustering
6 4 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (3.41%) Neural Network
8 2 (2.27%) Derivative
8 2 (2.27%) Equities
8 2 (2.27%) Fintech
8 2 (2.27%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.14%) Telematics
9 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (67.05%) Linux
2 36 (40.91%) Windows
3 30 (34.09%) Unix
4 12 (13.64%) Mac OS X
5 10 (11.36%) Solaris
6 8 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 6 (6.82%) CentOS
8 5 (5.68%) HPUX
9 3 (3.41%) AIX
10 2 (2.27%) Android
10 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.27%) CoreOS
10 2 (2.27%) SUSE
10 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.14%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (25.00%) Open Source
4 17 (19.32%) OO
5 14 (15.91%) Waterfall
6 12 (13.64%) Scrum
7 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 10 (11.36%) TDD
9 9 (10.23%) Information Security
9 9 (10.23%) OOP
9 9 (10.23%) Presales
9 9 (10.23%) SOA
9 9 (10.23%) Software Testing
9 9 (10.23%) Test Automation
9 9 (10.23%) Test Scripting
10 8 (9.09%) Analytics
10 8 (9.09%) Automation Testing
10 8 (9.09%) BDD
10 8 (9.09%) ITIL
10 8 (9.09%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (44.32%) Java
2 36 (40.91%) Ruby
3 29 (32.95%) Python
4 23 (26.14%) JavaScript
5 22 (25.00%) PHP
6 20 (22.73%) C
6 20 (22.73%) C++
7 18 (20.45%) SQL
8 15 (17.05%) Bash Shell
9 12 (13.64%) Scala
10 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.55%) SPARQL
11 4 (4.55%) VB
12 3 (3.41%) C#
12 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.27%) Go
13 2 (2.27%) Groovy
14 1 (1.14%) Delphi
14 1 (1.14%) Embedded C++
14 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Degree
2 12 (13.64%) DV Cleared
2 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 11 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 9 (10.23%) ISTQB
5 8 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (7.95%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (6.82%) CEH
7 6 (6.82%) CISSP
7 6 (6.82%) GCFA
7 6 (6.82%) GIAC
7 6 (6.82%) SSCP
8 1 (1.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) QA
2 4 (4.55%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (7.95%) Xen
3 5 (5.68%) Squid
4 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.27%) Docker
6 1 (1.14%) Firmware
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) Nagios
2 9 (10.23%) Puppet
3 8 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.82%) ZABBIX
5 4 (4.55%) Ansible
5 4 (4.55%) Cacti
5 4 (4.55%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (4.55%) SCOM
6 3 (3.41%) HP NNM
6 3 (3.41%) Unicenter
7 2 (2.27%) Control-M
7 2 (2.27%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.27%) Mesos
7 2 (2.27%) Rundeck
7 2 (2.27%) Salt
7 2 (2.27%) Terraform
8 1 (1.14%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle
2 11 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 10 (11.36%) Cisco
3 10 (11.36%) IBM
4 9 (10.23%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.95%) Qualys
6 5 (5.68%) HP
7 4 (4.55%) VMware
8 3 (3.41%) Cloudera
8 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.41%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (3.41%) Netezza
8 3 (3.41%) Tableau
8 3 (3.41%) Talend
9 2 (2.27%) CA
9 2 (2.27%) Kony
9 2 (2.27%) New Relic
10 1 (1.14%) CommVault
10 1 (1.14%) Sun
10 1 (1.14%) Veritas
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ludlow, Shropshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Solihull
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago