Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 54 56
Rank change year-on-year -68 +2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Perl 72 209 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.85% 5.57% 4.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 7.92% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 57 162 146
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,250 £68,625 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £44,875 £48,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -6.51% +3.23% +3.33%

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 2,273 2,639 2,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 58.36% 70.28% 62.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,624 2,165 2,107
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,641
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.11% +2.68%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 -58 64 £44,582 -10.84% 35
Peterborough - 7 £48,000 - 1
Perl
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 52 (72.22%) Python
2 38 (52.78%) Linux
3 31 (43.06%) Degree
4 24 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 20 (27.78%) Puppet
6 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 17 (23.61%) Docker
9 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 15 (20.83%) Windows
10 15 (20.83%) DNS
10 15 (20.83%) Marketing
11 13 (18.06%) SQL
11 13 (18.06%) Unix
11 13 (18.06%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (16.67%) DevOps
12 12 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (16.67%) Firewall
13 11 (15.28%) Mathematics
13 11 (15.28%) PHP
13 11 (15.28%) Configuration Management
13 11 (15.28%) SSL
13 11 (15.28%) HTTP
13 11 (15.28%) Life Science
13 11 (15.28%) Kubernetes
14 10 (13.89%) Collaborative Working
14 10 (13.89%) CentOS
14 10 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (13.89%) Wireless
15 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery

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 6 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) nginx
2 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.39%) CMS
3 1 (1.39%) Confluence
3 1 (1.39%) Drupal
3 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.33%) SaaS
3 5 (6.94%) GitHub
4 4 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (20.83%) DNS
3 12 (16.67%) Firewall
4 11 (15.28%) HTTP
4 11 (15.28%) SSL
5 10 (13.89%) Wireless
6 8 (11.11%) SSH
7 7 (9.72%) MPLS
7 7 (9.72%) VPN
8 6 (8.33%) VLAN
9 5 (6.94%) NAS
10 4 (5.56%) DHCP
10 4 (5.56%) FTP
11 3 (4.17%) Junos
11 3 (4.17%) Network Security
12 2 (2.78%) SAN
12 2 (2.78%) SMS
12 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.39%) Internet
13 1 (1.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.39%) Informix
3 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.56%) Subversion
2 4 (5.56%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.39%) HP UFT
General
1 15 (20.83%) Marketing
2 3 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (18.06%) Administrator
2 11 (15.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (15.28%) Linux Administrator
2 11 (15.28%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (13.89%) Security Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.72%) Author
5 7 (9.72%) Consultant
5 7 (9.72%) Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Technical Author
6 6 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
6 6 (8.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Python Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) SIEM Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) CSS
1 8 (11.11%) HTML
2 4 (5.56%) LDAP
3 3 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (2.78%) OAuth
4 2 (2.78%) Web Services
5 1 (1.39%) .NET
5 1 (1.39%) Django
5 1 (1.39%) RESTful
5 1 (1.39%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Life Science
2 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.72%) User Experience
4 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.78%) Wiki
8 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (52.78%) Linux
2 15 (20.83%) Windows
3 13 (18.06%) Unix
4 10 (13.89%) CentOS
4 10 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.78%) VMS
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.39%) Android
7 1 (1.39%) Debian
7 1 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.06%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (16.67%) DevOps
4 11 (15.28%) Configuration Management
4 11 (15.28%) Mathematics
5 10 (13.89%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (12.50%) ITIL
6 9 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (9.72%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (9.72%) Load Balancing
8 7 (9.72%) Malware Analysis
8 7 (9.72%) Open Source
8 7 (9.72%) Scrum
8 7 (9.72%) Security Operations
8 7 (9.72%) SIEM
9 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.33%) OO
9 6 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (72.22%) Python
2 24 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.06%) SQL
5 11 (15.28%) PHP
6 8 (11.11%) Java
7 7 (9.72%) VBA
8 5 (6.94%) C
9 4 (5.56%) C#
9 4 (5.56%) Ruby
10 3 (4.17%) C++
11 2 (2.78%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.39%) AWK
12 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (43.06%) Degree
2 8 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (9.72%) CCNA
3 7 (9.72%) CEH
3 7 (9.72%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.72%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (9.72%) GCIA
4 3 (4.17%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) Docker
2 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) Ceph
3 2 (2.78%) Firmware
3 2 (2.78%) Varnish
4 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (27.78%) Puppet
2 12 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (15.28%) Kubernetes
4 8 (11.11%) Salt
5 7 (9.72%) QRadar
6 6 (8.33%) Ansible
6 6 (8.33%) Backup Exec
6 6 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (8.33%) Grafana
6 6 (8.33%) Munin
6 6 (8.33%) ZABBIX
7 3 (4.17%) CSIRT
8 2 (2.78%) Nessus
8 2 (2.78%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.78%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Veeam
2 6 (8.33%) EMC
3 5 (6.94%) VMware
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) Google
5 1 (1.39%) NetApp
5 1 (1.39%) Sitecore