Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 212 75
Rank change year-on-year +45 -137 +4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 74 47 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.26% 0.70% 3.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.49% 1.38% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72 42 213
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £49,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.55% +4.74% -5.00%

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 2,966 3,403 3,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.32% 50.64% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,584 2,952 2,691
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,825 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 +7 48 £60,000 +17.07% 2
Newbury +18 14 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Slough +13 8 £55,000 +25.71% 1
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 - 4
Perl
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 63 (85.14%) Python
2 61 (82.43%) Bash Shell
3 56 (75.68%) Linux
4 45 (60.81%) SaaS
5 43 (58.11%) Puppet
5 43 (58.11%) Amazon AWS
5 43 (58.11%) Java
6 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
7 40 (54.05%) Windows
8 39 (52.70%) Oracle
9 35 (47.30%) DevOps
10 33 (44.59%) Opscode Chef
10 33 (44.59%) TCP/IP
10 33 (44.59%) Ruby
11 32 (43.24%) Tomcat
11 32 (43.24%) MySQL
12 30 (40.54%) JBoss
13 29 (39.19%) RDBMS
13 29 (39.19%) Relational Database
14 28 (37.84%) WebLogic
14 28 (37.84%) Oracle RAC
15 27 (36.49%) Firewall
15 27 (36.49%) Docker
15 27 (36.49%) Kubernetes
15 27 (36.49%) Web Operations
15 27 (36.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 26 (35.14%) Ansible
16 26 (35.14%) SQL
16 26 (35.14%) Unix
17 25 (33.78%) Enterprise Software

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 32 (43.24%) Tomcat
2 30 (40.54%) JBoss
3 28 (37.84%) WebLogic
4 12 (16.22%) Apache
5 9 (12.16%) WebSphere
6 6 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (8.11%) IIS
6 6 (8.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.70%) nginx
8 1 (1.35%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.35%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 45 (60.81%) SaaS
2 43 (58.11%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (28.38%) OpenShift
4 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.70%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.70%) Route 53
6 2 (2.70%) Serverless
6 2 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (44.59%) TCP/IP
2 27 (36.49%) Firewall
3 8 (10.81%) DNS
4 6 (8.11%) DHCP
4 6 (8.11%) HTTP
4 6 (8.11%) NAS
4 6 (8.11%) SAN
5 4 (5.41%) Internet
5 4 (5.41%) SMTP
5 4 (5.41%) SSL
6 3 (4.05%) LAN
7 2 (2.70%) Network Security
7 2 (2.70%) SNMP
7 2 (2.70%) SSH
7 2 (2.70%) Wireless
8 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
2 32 (43.24%) MySQL
3 29 (39.19%) RDBMS
3 29 (39.19%) Relational Database
4 24 (32.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (32.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (28.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.70%) DB2
8 2 (2.70%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.70%) Selenium
4 2 (2.70%) Toad
5 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.35%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.35%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) WinRunner
General
1 10 (13.51%) Electronics
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.70%) Retail
2 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Linux Engineer
2 20 (27.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (21.62%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 15 (20.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 15 (20.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 10 (13.51%) Applications Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) AWS Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) Consultant
6 8 (10.81%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.46%) Project Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) AWS DevOps
8 6 (8.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Applications Support
9 5 (6.76%) Web Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) LDAP
2 8 (10.81%) LAMP
3 7 (9.46%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (8.11%) .NET
4 6 (8.11%) Middleware
5 4 (5.41%) JSON
5 4 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.35%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.35%) J2EE
7 1 (1.35%) Keycloak
7 1 (1.35%) SOAP
7 1 (1.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.78%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (32.43%) Private Cloud
3 14 (18.92%) Public Cloud
4 9 (12.16%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (6.76%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (75.68%) Linux
2 40 (54.05%) Windows
3 26 (35.14%) Unix
4 9 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (12.16%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.11%) Debian
5 6 (8.11%) Fedora
5 6 (8.11%) Gentoo
5 6 (8.11%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.70%) AIX
7 2 (2.70%) CentOS
7 2 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) DevOps
2 27 (36.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 27 (36.49%) Web Operations
3 13 (17.57%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (16.22%) Configuration Management
5 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.16%) SDLC
6 9 (12.16%) Software Architecture
6 9 (12.16%) Task Automation
7 8 (10.81%) Migration
8 7 (9.46%) ITIL
9 6 (8.11%) Analytics
9 6 (8.11%) Microservices
10 5 (6.76%) Change Control
10 5 (6.76%) Data Analytics
10 5 (6.76%) Patch Management
10 5 (6.76%) Sprint Planning
11 4 (5.41%) Cloud Operations
11 4 (5.41%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 63 (85.14%) Python
2 61 (82.43%) Bash Shell
3 43 (58.11%) Java
4 33 (44.59%) Ruby
5 26 (35.14%) SQL
6 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
7 11 (14.86%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.41%) C++
8 4 (5.41%) PHP
9 3 (4.05%) C
9 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) AWS Certification
2 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) MCSA
2 4 (5.41%) MCSE
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.70%) ISEB
4 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.35%) EnCE
5 1 (1.35%) GCFA
5 1 (1.35%) GCIH
5 1 (1.35%) GIAC
5 1 (1.35%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (37.84%) Oracle RAC
2 27 (36.49%) Docker
3 6 (8.11%) NFS
3 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.11%) vSphere
4 2 (2.70%) iptables
4 2 (2.70%) KVM
4 2 (2.70%) QEMU
5 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 43 (58.11%) Puppet
2 33 (44.59%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (36.49%) Kubernetes
4 26 (35.14%) Ansible
5 9 (12.16%) Nagios
6 5 (6.76%) Capistrano
7 3 (4.05%) Icinga
7 3 (4.05%) Kibana
8 2 (2.70%) SELinux
8 2 (2.70%) Terraform
8 2 (2.70%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (1.35%) logstash
9 1 (1.35%) RANCID
Vendors
1 39 (52.70%) Oracle
2 20 (27.03%) Red Hat
3 17 (22.97%) Sun
4 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.46%) VMware
6 6 (8.11%) OutSystems
7 5 (6.76%) New Relic
7 5 (6.76%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.05%) CommVault
8 3 (4.05%) F5
8 3 (4.05%) HP
9 2 (2.70%) Google
9 2 (2.70%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.35%) Cisco
10 1 (1.35%) IBM