Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 156 171
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 -52
Permanent jobs citing Perl 29 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.77% 1.12% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% 2.16% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 32
Birmingham median annual salary £41,250 £48,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.95% -22.40% +19.05%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,500 £22,550
90th Percentile £58,808 £65,000 £70,875
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% -14.29%

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 1,599 1,991 1,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.61% 51.63% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,352 1,720 1,431
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 27 (93.10%) Python
2 13 (44.83%) PHP
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) Ruby
4 11 (37.93%) Finance
4 11 (37.93%) MySQL
5 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 9 (31.03%) Linux
7 8 (27.59%) Maven
7 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
8 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (24.14%) Puppet
8 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.69%) Ansible
9 6 (20.69%) DevOps
9 6 (20.69%) Anypoint
9 6 (20.69%) Serverless
10 5 (17.24%) RESTful
10 5 (17.24%) Open Source
10 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
10 5 (17.24%) Mule
11 4 (13.79%) SQL
11 4 (13.79%) Docker
11 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
12 3 (10.34%) SDLC
12 3 (10.34%) User Experience
12 3 (10.34%) Information Security
12 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration

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 6 (20.69%) Anypoint
2 5 (17.24%) Mule
3 3 (10.34%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) Confluence
5 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) Serverless
3 2 (6.90%) OpenShift
4 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
1 8 (27.59%) Maven
2 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) Gatling
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) JBehave
4 1 (3.45%) JMeter
4 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.45%) LoadUI
4 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.45%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Perl Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Perl Programmer
2 11 (37.93%) Programmer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) React Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior React Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior UX Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.45%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) RESTful
2 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.45%) React
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Debian
3 1 (3.45%) Fedora
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) DevOps
3 5 (17.24%) Open Source
4 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security
5 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.45%) Case Management
7 1 (3.45%) Collateral Management
7 1 (3.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (3.45%) Defect Management
7 1 (3.45%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.45%) IT Strategy
7 1 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) Python
2 13 (44.83%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) PHP
3 12 (41.38%) Ruby
4 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
6 4 (13.79%) SQL
7 2 (6.90%) C
8 1 (3.45%) C#
8 1 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CISA
1 2 (6.90%) CISMP
1 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 6 (20.69%) Ansible
3 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.45%) VMware