Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 115 114
Rank change year-on-year -37 -1 +52
Permanent jobs citing Perl 115 194 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.70% 2.53% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% 5.77% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 118 190 285
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,875 £37,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £88,500 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Perl is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,373 3,361 4,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.96% 43.77% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,975 2,855 4,097
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Berkshire

Perl
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Perl in Berkshire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Berkshire

Perl
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -21 77 £57,500 -4.17% 4
Newbury -25 10 £58,000 -7.20% 1
Bracknell -8 7 £47,500 +3.26% 1
Maidenhead +1 6 £67,500 +3.85% 1
Slough -10 4 £70,000 - 3
Wokingham -2 2 £57,500 +121.15%
Perl
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 100 (86.96%) Python
2 80 (69.57%) Linux
3 65 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 45 (39.13%) DevOps
6 42 (36.52%) Puppet
6 42 (36.52%) Windows
7 40 (34.78%) Ansible
8 34 (29.57%) PowerShell
9 32 (27.83%) Opscode Chef
10 29 (25.22%) SaaS
11 28 (24.35%) Unix
12 27 (23.48%) Java
12 27 (23.48%) Git (software)
12 27 (23.48%) Ruby
12 27 (23.48%) AWS Certification
13 26 (22.61%) Degree
13 26 (22.61%) Red Hat
14 25 (21.74%) MySQL
15 24 (20.87%) SQL
15 24 (20.87%) Computer Science
16 23 (20.00%) VMware
17 22 (19.13%) HTML
17 22 (19.13%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (19.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 22 (19.13%) Jenkins
17 22 (19.13%) NoSQL
18 21 (18.26%) Microsoft Azure
18 21 (18.26%) Migration
19 20 (17.39%) JavaScript

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 13 (11.30%) Apache
2 9 (7.83%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.96%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.22%) Confluence
5 5 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.35%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.61%) JBoss
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (2.61%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.74%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.74%) IIS
7 2 (1.74%) nginx
8 1 (0.87%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 65 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (25.22%) SaaS
3 21 (18.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.96%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.48%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (3.48%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.48%) Route 53
5 4 (3.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.61%) IaaS
7 1 (0.87%) GitHub
7 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.65%) TCP/IP
2 16 (13.91%) Firewall
3 10 (8.70%) WAN
4 9 (7.83%) Internet
5 8 (6.96%) HTTP
6 7 (6.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (6.09%) DNS
7 6 (5.22%) HTTPS
8 5 (4.35%) DHCP
8 5 (4.35%) LAN
9 3 (2.61%) AMQP
9 3 (2.61%) BGP
9 3 (2.61%) Broadband
9 3 (2.61%) IPsec
9 3 (2.61%) MPLS
9 3 (2.61%) NAS
9 3 (2.61%) OSPF
9 3 (2.61%) SAN
9 3 (2.61%) VPN
10 2 (1.74%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.74%) MySQL
2 22 (19.13%) NoSQL
3 10 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.96%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.22%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.22%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.35%) Redis
7 3 (2.61%) Big Data
7 3 (2.61%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.74%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.74%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.87%) KNIME
9 1 (0.87%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 27 (23.48%) Git (software)
2 22 (19.13%) Jenkins
3 15 (13.04%) Subversion
4 9 (7.83%) JIRA
5 8 (6.96%) TeamCity
6 6 (5.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (5.22%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (4.35%) Ant
7 5 (4.35%) Maven
7 5 (4.35%) SonarQube
7 5 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (4.35%) WebDriver
8 4 (3.48%) Artifactory
9 3 (2.61%) Appium
9 3 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.61%) Hudson
9 3 (2.61%) Selenium
10 2 (1.74%) JMeter
General
1 7 (6.09%) Back Office
1 7 (6.09%) Banking
1 7 (6.09%) Billing
1 7 (6.09%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Arabic Language
3 1 (0.87%) Advertising
3 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (25.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (16.52%) Developer
3 16 (13.91%) Architect
3 16 (13.91%) AWS Engineer
4 15 (13.04%) AWS Architect
5 14 (12.17%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (11.30%) AWS DevOps
6 13 (11.30%) AWS Solutions Architect
7 11 (9.57%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 10 (8.70%) Lead DevOps
8 10 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 9 (7.83%) Support Engineer
10 8 (6.96%) Operations Engineer
11 7 (6.09%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 7 (6.09%) Network Engineer
11 7 (6.09%) PHP Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Python Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.13%) HTML
2 17 (14.78%) Web Services
3 16 (13.91%) RESTful
4 13 (11.30%) CSS
4 13 (11.30%) jQuery
5 12 (10.43%) SOAP
6 11 (9.57%) LAMP
7 10 (8.70%) JSON
8 9 (7.83%) XML
9 7 (6.09%) .NET
9 7 (6.09%) Ajax
9 7 (6.09%) Laravel
9 7 (6.09%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (6.09%) Yii
10 6 (5.22%) .NET Framework
10 6 (5.22%) LDAP
11 5 (4.35%) J2EE
11 5 (4.35%) Middleware
11 5 (4.35%) Spring
11 5 (4.35%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.87%) Computer Science
2 19 (16.52%) Public Cloud
3 12 (10.43%) Data Centre
3 12 (10.43%) Fintech
4 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.61%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.61%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.61%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.74%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.74%) Cyberattack
7 2 (1.74%) NHS
8 1 (0.87%) Clustering
8 1 (0.87%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.87%) PKI
8 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 80 (69.57%) Linux
2 42 (36.52%) Windows
3 28 (24.35%) Unix
4 22 (19.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (17.39%) CentOS
6 9 (7.83%) Ubuntu
7 6 (5.22%) Debian
8 4 (3.48%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.48%) Solaris
9 3 (2.61%) AIX
9 3 (2.61%) HPUX
10 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.13%) DevOps
2 21 (18.26%) Migration
3 19 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.52%) High Availability
4 18 (15.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (13.91%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (13.91%) Demand Forecasting
5 16 (13.91%) Performance Analysis
5 16 (13.91%) Planning and Forecasting
6 15 (13.04%) Statistics
7 13 (11.30%) Configuration Management
8 12 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (10.43%) MVC
8 12 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (10.43%) Translating Business Requirements
9 11 (9.57%) Load Balancing
10 9 (7.83%) Release Management
11 8 (6.96%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (6.09%) Open Source
13 6 (5.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 100 (86.96%) Python
2 46 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 34 (29.57%) PowerShell
4 27 (23.48%) Java
4 27 (23.48%) Ruby
5 24 (20.87%) SQL
6 20 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 17 (14.78%) C#
8 14 (12.17%) PHP
9 13 (11.30%) C++
10 8 (6.96%) Shell Script
11 6 (5.22%) F#
12 4 (3.48%) C
13 3 (2.61%) Go
13 3 (2.61%) Tcl
14 1 (0.87%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.87%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (23.48%) AWS Certification
2 26 (22.61%) Degree
3 19 (16.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (10.43%) Master's Degree
5 8 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (6.09%) CCNP
7 5 (4.35%) CCNA
7 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.48%) RHCE
9 3 (2.61%) CCIE
9 3 (2.61%) PhD
10 2 (1.74%) CCSP
10 2 (1.74%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.87%) CCIE Security
11 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.87%) PMP
11 1 (0.87%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (19.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (13.91%) Active Directory
3 13 (11.30%) Docker
4 11 (9.57%) vSphere
5 6 (5.22%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.22%) KVM
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.74%) Postfix
7 2 (1.74%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.87%) vCloud
8 1 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (36.52%) Puppet
2 40 (34.78%) Ansible
3 32 (27.83%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (14.78%) Terraform
5 9 (7.83%) Kubernetes
6 4 (3.48%) Grafana
6 4 (3.48%) Nagios
7 3 (2.61%) Rancher
8 2 (1.74%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.74%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.87%) Cacti
9 1 (0.87%) cPanel
9 1 (0.87%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.87%) Plesk
9 1 (0.87%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.87%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (22.61%) Red Hat
2 23 (20.00%) VMware
3 13 (11.30%) Oracle
4 11 (9.57%) ServiceNow
5 9 (7.83%) Cisco
6 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.09%) Splunk
6 7 (6.09%) Zend
7 3 (2.61%) Brocade
7 3 (2.61%) F5
7 3 (2.61%) Google
7 3 (2.61%) IBM
7 3 (2.61%) Juniper
7 3 (2.61%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.74%) HP
8 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.87%) Adobe
9 1 (0.87%) Apple
9 1 (0.87%) EMC
9 1 (0.87%) Perforce