Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 113 38
Rank change year-on-year +57 -75 -4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 60 62 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.88% 2.20% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 3.15% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 160
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,350 £29,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,000 £65,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +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 Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,062 1,971 2,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.65% 69.94% 74.85%
Number of salaries quoted 754 1,416 1,590
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Perl in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Perl in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Perl.

1 57 (95.00%) Python
2 39 (65.00%) Linux
3 22 (36.67%) Test Automation
3 22 (36.67%) DevOps
4 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (35.00%) Degree
5 19 (31.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (31.67%) Biology
5 19 (31.67%) MySQL
6 18 (30.00%) Ansible
6 18 (30.00%) Puppet
7 17 (28.33%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (28.33%) Docker
7 17 (28.33%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (28.33%) Ubuntu
7 17 (28.33%) Data Analysis
8 16 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (26.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 15 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (23.33%) C
10 14 (23.33%) VPN
10 14 (23.33%) Kubernetes
10 14 (23.33%) Terraform
11 13 (21.67%) LEMP Stack
11 13 (21.67%) Packer
11 13 (21.67%) DigitalOcean
11 13 (21.67%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (21.67%) Microservices
11 13 (21.67%) Cloud Foundry
11 13 (21.67%) IaaS

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 13 (21.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 13 (21.67%) CloudStack
1 13 (21.67%) Elasticsearch
1 13 (21.67%) nginx
1 13 (21.67%) OpenStack
1 13 (21.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (26.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (21.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 13 (21.67%) DigitalOcean
2 13 (21.67%) Heroku
2 13 (21.67%) IaaS
2 13 (21.67%) PaaS
3 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.00%) GitHub
5 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) VPN
2 5 (8.33%) HTTP
2 5 (8.33%) Internet
2 5 (8.33%) Wireless
3 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (1.67%) 2.5G
5 1 (1.67%) 2G
5 1 (1.67%) 3G
5 1 (1.67%) 4G
5 1 (1.67%) 5G
5 1 (1.67%) SMTP
5 1 (1.67%) SNMP
5 1 (1.67%) SSL
5 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) MySQL
2 15 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (21.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (21.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.33%) Text Mining
5 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.67%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.00%) GitLab
2 3 (5.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.33%) Fiddler
3 2 (3.33%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.67%) Electronics
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Data Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Data Scientist
6 4 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Data Scientist
7 3 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (5.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Python Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) Kafka
1 13 (21.67%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (8.33%) REST
3 4 (6.67%) Web Services
4 3 (5.00%) XML
5 2 (3.33%) HTML
5 2 (3.33%) LLVM
5 2 (3.33%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (3.33%) XSLT
5 2 (3.33%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Renewable Energy
2 9 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (8.33%) Internet of Things
5 3 (5.00%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.33%) Smart City
6 2 (3.33%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.33%) Vector Graphics
6 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (65.00%) Linux
2 19 (31.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (28.33%) Ubuntu
4 13 (21.67%) CentOS
5 11 (18.33%) Unix
6 9 (15.00%) Windows
7 7 (11.67%) Debian
8 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
9 2 (3.33%) Android
9 2 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.67%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.67%) Solaris
10 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) DevOps
1 22 (36.67%) Test Automation
2 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.67%) Biology
4 17 (28.33%) Data Analysis
4 17 (28.33%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (21.67%) High Availability
5 13 (21.67%) Infrastructure as Code
5 13 (21.67%) Infrastructure Automation
5 13 (21.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (21.67%) Microservices
5 13 (21.67%) Network Design
5 13 (21.67%) Runbook
5 13 (21.67%) Statistics
5 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
6 12 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
7 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (13.33%) Open Source
8 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.67%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 57 (95.00%) Python
2 14 (23.33%) C
3 13 (21.67%) Bash Shell
3 13 (21.67%) C++
3 13 (21.67%) Go
3 13 (21.67%) PowerShell
3 13 (21.67%) Ruby
4 12 (20.00%) R
5 10 (16.67%) Java
5 10 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.00%) Assembly Language
7 3 (5.00%) PHP
8 2 (3.33%) C#
8 2 (3.33%) Lua
8 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.33%) Tcl
9 1 (1.67%) Fortran
9 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Degree
2 13 (21.67%) PhD
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) CCNP
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) Docker
2 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Firmware
4 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) Ansible
1 18 (30.00%) Puppet
2 17 (28.33%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (23.33%) Kubernetes
3 14 (23.33%) Terraform
4 13 (21.67%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Rackspace
2 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.33%) VMware
4 3 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco
5 1 (1.67%) Dell
5 1 (1.67%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) Intel
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft