Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 67 36
Rank change year-on-year -44 -31 +11
Permanent jobs citing Perl 31 137 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.50% 4.37% 7.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 5.80% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 104 127
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 1,416 2,361 1,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.51% 75.26% 68.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,169 1,877 1,335
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.97%

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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 29 (93.55%) Python
2 26 (83.87%) Linux
3 23 (74.19%) Bash Shell
4 12 (38.71%) Wireless
5 11 (35.48%) Windows
5 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
6 10 (32.26%) C
7 9 (29.03%) C++
7 9 (29.03%) Degree
8 8 (25.81%) VLAN
8 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
8 8 (25.81%) Java
8 8 (25.81%) Firewall
9 7 (22.58%) Automotive
9 7 (22.58%) Objective-C
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
10 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
10 6 (19.35%) Puppet
10 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (19.35%) JIRA
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
10 6 (19.35%) C#
10 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
11 5 (16.13%) Bitbucket
11 5 (16.13%) Confluence
11 5 (16.13%) Atlassian
11 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
12 4 (12.90%) DevOps
12 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (12.90%) GitHub

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 5 (16.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Drupal
2 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) GitHub
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Wireless
2 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) VLAN
3 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) NAS
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 2 (6.45%) DNS
5 2 (6.45%) SSH
5 2 (6.45%) SSL
6 1 (3.23%) Bluetooth
6 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.23%) LAN
6 1 (3.23%) SMS
6 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 6 (19.35%) JIRA
3 5 (16.13%) Bitbucket
4 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.45%) Subversion
6 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
General
1 7 (22.58%) Automotive
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) C Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded C Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Test Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) IoT Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) Python Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) CSS
2 2 (6.45%) LDAP
2 2 (6.45%) Yocto
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) Ajax
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) CSS3
3 1 (3.23%) Django
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) React
3 1 (3.23%) RESTful
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.68%) Debian
4 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.45%) Android
5 2 (6.45%) CentOS
5 2 (6.45%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
2 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps
4 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (6.45%) DNA
5 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Server Management
5 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Statistics
6 1 (3.23%) Bayesian Methods
6 1 (3.23%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (3.23%) Signal Processing
6 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) Python
2 23 (74.19%) Bash Shell
3 10 (32.26%) C
4 9 (29.03%) C++
5 8 (25.81%) Java
6 7 (22.58%) Objective-C
7 6 (19.35%) C#
8 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
9 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
9 3 (9.68%) PHP
10 2 (6.45%) Ruby
11 1 (3.23%) R
11 1 (3.23%) SQL
11 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) PhD
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.68%) Ansible
3 3 (9.68%) Salt
4 1 (3.23%) Grafana
4 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.23%) Munin
4 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Atlassian
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Sitecore