Period
to 24 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 157 178
Rank change year-on-year -7 +21 -51
Permanent jobs citing Perl 25 45 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.68% 1.08% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 2.61% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 47 20
Birmingham median annual salary £48,750 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.00% +38.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £38,900 £25,500
90th Percentile £73,875 £71,250 £54,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £62,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -24.00% +47.06% +6.25%

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 1,617 1,725 1,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 44.30% 41.50% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,351 1,495 1,522
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Birmingham

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

1 23 (92.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) Python
2 15 (60.00%) Degree
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (44.00%) Linux
4 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
5 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (36.00%) Change Management
6 9 (36.00%) Docker
7 8 (32.00%) DevOps
7 8 (32.00%) Public Cloud
7 8 (32.00%) Open Source
7 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (32.00%) Mathematics
7 8 (32.00%) Physics
7 8 (32.00%) Finance
7 8 (32.00%) Banking
7 8 (32.00%) CAD
7 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (32.00%) SQL
7 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (32.00%) C
7 8 (32.00%) C#
7 8 (32.00%) C++
7 8 (32.00%) XML
7 8 (32.00%) ITIL

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 7 (28.00%) JBoss
1 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (28.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (28.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) Bitbucket
2 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (28.00%) JBehave
2 7 (28.00%) JMeter
2 7 (28.00%) Maven
2 7 (28.00%) Selenium
2 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
2 7 (28.00%) TeamCity
2 7 (28.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (24.00%) IntelliJ
3 6 (24.00%) Subversion
3 6 (24.00%) WATIR
4 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.00%) Gatling
5 1 (4.00%) JIRA
5 1 (4.00%) LoadUI
5 1 (4.00%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (32.00%) Banking
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C++ Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Graduate
3 5 (20.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Junior
3 5 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Junior .NET Software Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Junior C++ Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 5 (20.00%) QA Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (32.00%) XML
3 7 (28.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Public Cloud
2 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Unix
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Change Management
4 8 (32.00%) CAD
4 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (32.00%) DevOps
4 8 (32.00%) ITIL
4 8 (32.00%) Mathematics
4 8 (32.00%) Open Source
4 8 (32.00%) Physics
4 8 (32.00%) Runbook
5 7 (28.00%) BDD
5 7 (28.00%) Collateral Management
5 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Release Management
6 6 (24.00%) RUP
6 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) Python
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) C
4 8 (32.00%) C#
4 8 (32.00%) C++
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
5 7 (28.00%) Ruby
5 7 (28.00%) VBScript
6 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Docker
2 7 (28.00%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Ansible
2 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 7 (28.00%) Salt
2 7 (28.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (12.00%) SCCM
3 3 (12.00%) SCOM
4 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) BMC
1 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) McAfee
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Symantec
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy