Period
to 15 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 15 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 129 52
Rank change year-on-year +34 -77 +1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 62 76 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.60% 1.84% 5.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.28% 3.05% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 58 167
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,750 £62,875 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,450 2,488 2,597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 60.75% 60.20% 68.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,083 1,784 2,103
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,500 £27,550
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Perl in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 15 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Perl in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 15 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +36 58 £45,000 - 21
Peterborough +34 4 £82,500 +77.42%
Perl
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 60 (96.77%) Python
2 40 (64.52%) Linux
3 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (37.10%) Test Automation
5 21 (33.87%) DevOps
6 19 (30.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (30.65%) Degree
7 18 (29.03%) Biology
7 18 (29.03%) MySQL
8 17 (27.42%) C
8 17 (27.42%) Ubuntu
8 17 (27.42%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (27.42%) Ansible
8 17 (27.42%) Bash Shell
8 17 (27.42%) Puppet
9 16 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (25.81%) Docker
9 16 (25.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (25.81%) Data Analysis
10 15 (24.19%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (22.58%) Java
11 14 (22.58%) VPN
11 14 (22.58%) Terraform
12 13 (20.97%) Packer
12 13 (20.97%) LEMP Stack
12 13 (20.97%) Renewable Energy
12 13 (20.97%) Runbook
12 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure as Code

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (20.97%) Cloud Foundry
1 13 (20.97%) CloudStack
1 13 (20.97%) Elasticsearch
1 13 (20.97%) nginx
1 13 (20.97%) OpenStack
1 13 (20.97%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (25.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (20.97%) AWS CloudFormation
2 13 (20.97%) DigitalOcean
2 13 (20.97%) Heroku
2 13 (20.97%) IaaS
2 13 (20.97%) PaaS
3 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.45%) GitHub
5 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) VPN
2 10 (16.13%) Internet
2 10 (16.13%) Wireless
3 9 (14.52%) HTTP
4 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.06%) SSL
5 5 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (6.45%) 802.15
6 4 (6.45%) Bluetooth
6 4 (6.45%) IPv6
6 4 (6.45%) X.509
6 4 (6.45%) ZigBee
7 2 (3.23%) DNS
8 1 (1.61%) 2.5G
8 1 (1.61%) 2G
8 1 (1.61%) 3G
8 1 (1.61%) 4G
8 1 (1.61%) 5G
8 1 (1.61%) SMTP
8 1 (1.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) MySQL
2 15 (24.19%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (20.97%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (20.97%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) Text Mining
6 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.61%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.84%) GitLab
3 3 (4.84%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.23%) Fiddler
4 2 (3.23%) GNU Toolchain
5 1 (1.61%) JIRA
5 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.84%) Electronics
3 2 (3.23%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (11.29%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Data Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Developer
6 4 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (4.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Data Scientist
7 3 (4.84%) Python Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) Kafka
1 13 (20.97%) LEMP Stack
2 9 (14.52%) REST
3 5 (8.06%) HTML
4 4 (6.45%) 802.1X
4 4 (6.45%) Ajax
4 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 4 (6.45%) CSS
4 4 (6.45%) JSON
4 4 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (3.23%) LLVM
5 2 (3.23%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (3.23%) XML
5 2 (3.23%) Yocto
6 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Renewable Energy
2 10 (16.13%) Internet of Things
3 9 (14.52%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 6 (9.68%) Smart City
5 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.45%) Smart Meter
6 3 (4.84%) Device Driver
7 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.23%) Smartphone
7 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.61%) Life Science
8 1 (1.61%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 40 (64.52%) Linux
2 19 (30.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (27.42%) Ubuntu
4 13 (20.97%) CentOS
5 10 (16.13%) Unix
6 9 (14.52%) Windows
7 7 (11.29%) Debian
8 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
9 2 (3.23%) Android
9 2 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.61%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.61%) Solaris
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) Test Automation
3 21 (33.87%) DevOps
4 18 (29.03%) Biology
5 16 (25.81%) Data Analysis
5 16 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (20.97%) High Availability
6 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure as Code
6 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Automation
6 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 13 (20.97%) Microservices
6 13 (20.97%) Network Design
6 13 (20.97%) Runbook
6 13 (20.97%) Statistics
6 13 (20.97%) Unit Testing
7 11 (17.74%) Bioinformatics
8 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
9 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
10 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
10 7 (11.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 60 (96.77%) Python
2 17 (27.42%) Bash Shell
2 17 (27.42%) C
3 14 (22.58%) Java
4 13 (20.97%) Go
4 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
4 13 (20.97%) Ruby
5 12 (19.35%) C++
5 12 (19.35%) R
6 10 (16.13%) MATLAB
7 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.45%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.84%) Assembly Language
9 3 (4.84%) PHP
10 2 (3.23%) C#
10 2 (3.23%) Lua
10 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.23%) Tcl
11 1 (1.61%) Fortran
11 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Degree
2 13 (20.97%) PhD
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) CCNP
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) Docker
2 6 (9.68%) Firmware
3 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (27.42%) Ansible
1 17 (27.42%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (27.42%) Puppet
2 14 (22.58%) Terraform
3 13 (20.97%) Kubernetes
3 13 (20.97%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Rackspace
2 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.06%) VMware
4 3 (4.84%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) Dell
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) Intel
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft