Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 77 62
Rank change year-on-year -137 -15 +31
Permanent jobs citing Perl 45 237 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.69% 3.68% 3.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 7.58% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 38 209 358
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -12.04% +20.00%
10th Percentile £40,125 £35,000 £38,375
90th Percentile £69,300 £66,250 £70,375
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 3,254 3,125 3,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.83% 48.46% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,823 2,659 3,443
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 August 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 19 August 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 -75 32 £52,500 +10.53% 6
Bracknell -17 3 £67,500 +43.62%
Slough -23 2 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Newbury -14 1 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Wokingham - 1 £57,500 -
Perl
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 39 (86.67%) Python
2 33 (73.33%) Linux
3 30 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 29 (64.44%) Red Hat
5 25 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (51.11%) TCP/IP
7 22 (48.89%) Ansible
8 18 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (37.78%) Windows
9 17 (37.78%) Java
10 16 (35.56%) Ruby
11 15 (33.33%) Puppet
11 15 (33.33%) Terraform
11 15 (33.33%) Unix
12 13 (28.89%) PHP
12 13 (28.89%) MySQL
12 13 (28.89%) SAN
12 13 (28.89%) VMware
12 13 (28.89%) DevOps
12 13 (28.89%) NAS
12 13 (28.89%) Task Automation
13 12 (26.67%) Capita
13 12 (26.67%) Degree
14 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (24.44%) SaaS
14 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (24.44%) Finance
14 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
15 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
15 10 (22.22%) ITIL

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 7 (15.56%) Apache
2 5 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.11%) JBoss
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (24.44%) SaaS
3 9 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
3 9 (20.00%) Amazon Glacier
3 9 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 9 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.44%) GitHub
6 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) TCP/IP
2 13 (28.89%) NAS
2 13 (28.89%) SAN
3 9 (20.00%) DHCP
3 9 (20.00%) DNS
3 9 (20.00%) FCoE
3 9 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 9 (20.00%) LAN
3 9 (20.00%) WAN
4 5 (11.11%) Network Security
5 4 (8.89%) Firewall
5 4 (8.89%) HTTP
6 2 (4.44%) Internet
6 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.44%) Wireless
6 2 (4.44%) Wireless Security
7 1 (2.22%) 2G
7 1 (2.22%) 3G
7 1 (2.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) MySQL
2 9 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.89%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.22%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.22%) Emacs
3 1 (2.22%) Grunt
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.22%) Spinnaker
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Back Office
4 3 (6.67%) Billing
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Linux Support
3 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
4 4 (8.89%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Server Support
4 4 (8.89%) Web Applications Support
5 3 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Junior DevOps
5 3 (6.67%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Server Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Web Applications Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Web Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) HTML
2 7 (15.56%) LAMP
3 6 (13.33%) CSS
3 6 (13.33%) JSON
3 6 (13.33%) Web Services
4 5 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (11.11%) jQuery
4 5 (11.11%) Laravel
4 5 (11.11%) LDAP
4 5 (11.11%) RESTful
4 5 (11.11%) Yii
5 4 (8.89%) Middleware
5 4 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (6.67%) Ajax
6 3 (6.67%) SOAP
6 3 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (4.44%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (4.44%) OAuth
7 2 (4.44%) Symfony
8 1 (2.22%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Replication
2 4 (8.89%) BBC
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Linux
2 18 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (37.78%) Windows
4 15 (33.33%) Unix
5 8 (17.78%) CentOS
6 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.44%) Debian
8 1 (2.22%) AIX
8 1 (2.22%) Fedora
8 1 (2.22%) HPUX
8 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) DevOps
1 13 (28.89%) Task Automation
2 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 10 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
3 9 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 9 (20.00%) Coaching
3 9 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
3 9 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (20.00%) Migration
4 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) MVC
6 4 (8.89%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 4 (8.89%) Web Operations
7 3 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.67%) Web Development
8 2 (4.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) Python
2 30 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 17 (37.78%) Java
4 16 (35.56%) Ruby
5 13 (28.89%) PHP
6 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
7 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (13.33%) SQL
8 5 (11.11%) C#
9 4 (8.89%) C++
9 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.44%) C
10 2 (4.44%) Go
11 1 (2.22%) Java 8
11 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) AWS Certification
3 2 (4.44%) CEH
3 2 (4.44%) CISA
3 2 (4.44%) CISSP
3 2 (4.44%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.00%) Samba
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (6.67%) Docker
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.22%) KVM
6 1 (2.22%) zsh
Systems Management
1 22 (48.89%) Ansible
2 15 (33.33%) Puppet
2 15 (33.33%) Terraform
3 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (20.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 5 (11.11%) Kibana
5 5 (11.11%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.22%) Grafana
6 1 (2.22%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.22%) logstash
6 1 (2.22%) Marathon
6 1 (2.22%) Mesos
6 1 (2.22%) Nagios
6 1 (2.22%) Netcool
6 1 (2.22%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (2.22%) QRadar
6 1 (2.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Red Hat
2 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 12 (26.67%) Capita
4 9 (20.00%) Centrify
4 9 (20.00%) Google
5 7 (15.56%) Oracle
6 4 (8.89%) OutSystems
7 3 (6.67%) Zend
8 2 (4.44%) Splunk
9 1 (2.22%) BMC
9 1 (2.22%) BroadSoft
9 1 (2.22%) Ericsson
9 1 (2.22%) LogRhythm