Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 169 179
Rank change year-on-year -14 +10 -53
Permanent jobs citing Perl 15 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.39% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 0.99% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 10
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £45,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +75.00% -50.48%
10th Percentile £31,250 £39,250 £21,700
90th Percentile £68,625 £50,250 £49,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.06% +14.12% -5.56%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,642 1,812 1,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.73% 48.14% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,371 1,550 1,400
Birmingham median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.33%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Birmingham

Perl
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Perl in Birmingham

Perl
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Birmingham over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Perl.

1 15 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) PHP
2 9 (60.00%) Ruby
3 8 (53.33%) MySQL
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (33.33%) Ansible
6 4 (26.67%) Docker
6 4 (26.67%) SDLC
6 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (20.00%) Apache
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (20.00%) Open Source
8 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (13.33%) Collateral Management
8 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
8 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
8 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
8 2 (13.33%) BDD
8 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
8 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
8 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
8 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
2 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) JBehave
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) JMeter
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) Gatling
3 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (6.67%) LoadUI
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) WATIR
3 1 (6.67%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
1 8 (53.33%) Perl Developer
1 8 (53.33%) Perl Programmer
1 8 (53.33%) Programmer
2 1 (6.67%) Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) QA Leader
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Debian
3 1 (6.67%) Fedora
3 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) SDLC
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) BDD
3 2 (13.33%) Collateral Management
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Case Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) RUP
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) PHP
2 9 (60.00%) Ruby
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) VMware