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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 113 122 94
Rank change year-on-year +9 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 6 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.33% 0.65% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 1.71% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 22
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,600 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £49,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 770 879 761
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 42.87% 38.02% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 650 768 684
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Perl as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in Birmingham

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Perl.

1 26 (81.25%) Unix
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Linux
3 19 (59.38%) Python
4 16 (50.00%) Migration
4 16 (50.00%) DevOps
5 15 (46.88%) Shell Script
6 14 (43.75%) Windows Server
7 12 (37.50%) AWS Certification
7 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (37.50%) Bash Shell
7 12 (37.50%) Puppet
8 11 (34.38%) Finance
9 10 (31.25%) Java
10 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
11 7 (21.88%) ITIL
11 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
12 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
12 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
12 6 (18.75%) Selenium
12 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (18.75%) Ruby
12 6 (18.75%) Firewall
12 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
12 6 (18.75%) Fintech
13 5 (15.63%) Information Security
13 5 (15.63%) Management Information System

Perl
Top Related 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 (9.38%) Apache
1 3 (9.38%) JBoss
1 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
1 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) LAN
2 4 (12.50%) SNMP
2 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) VPN
2 4 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Selenium
2 4 (12.50%) eggPlant
2 4 (12.50%) JBehave
2 4 (12.50%) JMeter
2 4 (12.50%) JUnit
2 4 (12.50%) Ranorex
2 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 4 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) TestNG
2 4 (12.50%) WATIR
3 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) AWS Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Support Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Tester
4 6 (18.75%) AWS Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (18.75%) Cloud Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Implementation Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Implementation Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Automation Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Capacity Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 2 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 4 (12.50%) Gherkin
1 4 (12.50%) SOAP
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) Java EE
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) CSS3
3 1 (3.13%) Ext JS
3 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) Memcached
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
3 1 (3.13%) Three.js
3 1 (3.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (3.13%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (3.13%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Fintech
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Unix
2 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 14 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.50%) AIX
5 4 (12.50%) Solaris
6 3 (9.38%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) Android
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) DevOps
1 16 (50.00%) Migration
2 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 5 (15.63%) Information Security
5 5 (15.63%) Open Source
6 4 (12.50%) BDD
6 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) SDLC
7 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) Python
2 15 (46.88%) Shell Script
3 12 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 10 (31.25%) Java
5 6 (18.75%) Ruby
6 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.63%) SQL
7 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 3 (9.38%) C++
9 2 (6.25%) C
10 1 (3.13%) C#
10 1 (3.13%) Go
10 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) AWS Certification
2 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CEH
4 2 (6.25%) CISSP
4 2 (6.25%) GCFA
4 2 (6.25%) GCFE
4 2 (6.25%) GIAC
4 2 (6.25%) GREM
4 2 (6.25%) OSCP
4 2 (6.25%) SSCP
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (37.50%) Puppet
2 5 (15.63%) SCCM
3 4 (12.50%) SCOM
3 4 (12.50%) SCOrch
4 3 (9.38%) Nessus
4 3 (9.38%) Nexpose
4 3 (9.38%) Terraform
5 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Qualys
3 3 (9.38%) Rapid7
3 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
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