Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 33 39
Rank change year-on-year -77 +6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 66 215 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.22% 8.35% 6.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 11.19% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 53 169 156
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,071
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £37,000 £29,600 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £62,000 £55,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,641
% change year-on-year - +3.11% -3.02%

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 2,083 1,922 1,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 69.92% 74.61% 65.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,477 1,517 1,505
Cambridge median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,600
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,200
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Perl.

1 47 (71.21%) Python
2 35 (53.03%) Linux
3 28 (42.42%) Degree
4 20 (30.30%) Bash Shell
5 19 (28.79%) Puppet
6 17 (25.76%) Docker
6 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (22.73%) DevOps
8 14 (21.21%) Marketing
8 14 (21.21%) Mathematics
8 14 (21.21%) SQL
9 12 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (18.18%) PHP
9 12 (18.18%) Unix
9 12 (18.18%) Windows
9 12 (18.18%) Wireless
9 12 (18.18%) Life Science
10 11 (16.67%) Java
10 11 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (15.15%) Kubernetes
11 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
11 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
11 10 (15.15%) Configuration Management
11 10 (15.15%) CentOS
12 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
12 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
12 9 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (12.12%) Data Centre

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 7 (10.61%) Apache
2 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) nginx
3 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) Drupal
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.61%) SaaS
3 5 (7.58%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (7.58%) GitHub
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) Wireless
2 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.61%) DNS
3 7 (10.61%) SSH
4 6 (9.09%) Firewall
5 4 (6.06%) FTP
5 4 (6.06%) HTTP
6 3 (4.55%) DHCP
6 3 (4.55%) Junos
6 3 (4.55%) NAS
6 3 (4.55%) Network Security
6 3 (4.55%) SMS
6 3 (4.55%) SSL
6 3 (4.55%) VLAN
7 2 (3.03%) SAN
8 1 (1.52%) Internet
8 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.52%) Informix
3 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.58%) Vagrant
2 3 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 3 (4.55%) JIRA
2 3 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 14 (21.21%) Marketing
2 3 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Administrator
3 10 (15.15%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.64%) Python Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Author
6 7 (10.61%) Consultant
6 7 (10.61%) Technical Author
6 7 (10.61%) Wireless Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (7.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Embedded Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) CSS
1 8 (12.12%) HTML
2 4 (6.06%) LDAP
3 3 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (3.03%) .NET
4 2 (3.03%) OAuth
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (1.52%) Django
5 1 (1.52%) JSON
5 1 (1.52%) LINQ
5 1 (1.52%) RESTful
5 1 (1.52%) WPF
5 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Life Science
2 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
5 7 (10.61%) User Experience
6 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (3.03%) Wiki
9 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.03%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) Unix
2 12 (18.18%) Windows
3 10 (15.15%) CentOS
4 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.03%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (3.03%) VMS
6 1 (1.52%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (1.52%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.52%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) DevOps
3 14 (21.21%) Mathematics
4 11 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (15.15%) Configuration Management
6 9 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.61%) Deployment Automation
8 6 (9.09%) Capacity Management
8 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.09%) ITIL
8 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
8 6 (9.09%) OO
8 6 (9.09%) Open Source
8 6 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 6 (9.09%) Release Management
8 6 (9.09%) TDD
9 5 (7.58%) Migration
9 5 (7.58%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 47 (71.21%) Python
2 20 (30.30%) Bash Shell
3 14 (21.21%) SQL
4 12 (18.18%) PHP
5 11 (16.67%) Java
6 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.58%) C
7 5 (7.58%) C#
7 5 (7.58%) Ruby
8 2 (3.03%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.52%) AWK
9 1 (1.52%) C++
9 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (42.42%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.55%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.76%) Docker
2 4 (6.06%) Firmware
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.03%) Ceph
4 2 (3.03%) Varnish
5 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) Puppet
2 12 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (15.15%) Kubernetes
4 7 (10.61%) Ansible
5 6 (9.09%) Backup Exec
5 6 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (9.09%) Salt
6 5 (7.58%) Grafana
6 5 (7.58%) Munin
6 5 (7.58%) ZABBIX
7 2 (3.03%) Nessus
7 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.03%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Veeam
2 6 (9.09%) EMC
3 4 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco
4 1 (1.52%) Google
4 1 (1.52%) NetApp
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore