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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 35 51 40
Rank change year-on-year +16 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 114 96 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.70% 4.41% 5.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.95% 7.67% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 91 87 112
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,088 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1146 1251 1261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 67.33% 57.52% 59.82%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1046 1089
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Perl as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 111 £45,000 +7.14% 14
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 166 (70.64%) Python
2 152 (64.68%) Linux
3 126 (53.62%) Degree
4 107 (45.53%) Java
5 90 (38.30%) C++
6 87 (37.02%) Bash Shell
7 83 (35.32%) Computer Science
8 77 (32.77%) JavaScript
9 71 (30.21%) Software Engineering
10 64 (27.23%) C
11 61 (25.96%) Windows
12 58 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
13 49 (20.85%) SQL
14 42 (17.87%) MySQL
15 41 (17.45%) Amazon AWS
15 41 (17.45%) Puppet
16 40 (17.02%) Wireless
17 38 (16.17%) DevOps
17 38 (16.17%) VMware
18 37 (15.74%) Mathematics
19 36 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
20 33 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
21 32 (13.62%) QA
22 30 (12.77%) Ruby
23 28 (11.91%) Bluetooth
24 27 (11.49%) Visualisation
24 27 (11.49%) Data Visualisation
25 26 (11.06%) Unix
26 25 (10.64%) Jenkins
26 25 (10.64%) Mentoring

Perl
Top Related 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 18 (7.66%) Apache
1 18 (7.66%) OpenStack
2 15 (6.38%) IIS
3 13 (5.53%) ColdFusion
3 13 (5.53%) nginx
4 5 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.28%) Jetty
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.43%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 41 (17.45%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.53%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (5.53%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.28%) IaaS
4 3 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (17.02%) Wireless
2 28 (11.91%) Bluetooth
3 24 (10.21%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (7.23%) 802.11
4 17 (7.23%) HTTP
5 16 (6.81%) Internet
6 12 (5.11%) Firewall
6 12 (5.11%) TCP/IP
7 11 (4.68%) DNS
8 6 (2.55%) BGP
8 6 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (2.55%) SAN
8 6 (2.55%) Software-Defined Networking
9 5 (2.13%) DHCP
9 5 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (2.13%) LDAP
9 5 (2.13%) PPP
9 5 (2.13%) SMTP
9 5 (2.13%) SNMP
10 3 (1.28%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.87%) MySQL
2 13 (5.53%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.98%) Big Data
4 7 (2.98%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.28%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.43%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.43%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (10.64%) Jenkins
2 24 (10.21%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.96%) TeamCity
4 13 (5.53%) Vagrant
5 6 (2.55%) Selenium
6 4 (1.70%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.28%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.28%) JIRA
8 2 (0.85%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.43%) Ant
9 1 (0.43%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.43%) Hudson
9 1 (0.43%) Robot Framework
General
1 23 (9.79%) Electronics
2 11 (4.68%) Law
3 5 (2.13%) Finance
4 3 (1.28%) Automotive
5 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.43%) Advertising
6 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (35.32%) Software Engineer
2 53 (22.55%) Developer
3 39 (16.60%) Embedded Engineer
4 36 (15.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 33 (14.04%) Java Developer
6 32 (13.62%) Java Engineer
7 31 (13.19%) Java Software Engineer
8 28 (11.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 28 (11.91%) Linux Engineer
9 27 (11.49%) Development Engineer
9 27 (11.49%) Software Developer
9 27 (11.49%) Software Development Engineer
10 23 (9.79%) C++ Software Engineer
11 22 (9.36%) Graduate
12 20 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
13 19 (8.09%) Java Software Developer
14 18 (7.66%) Perl Software Engineer
14 18 (7.66%) Test Engineer
15 17 (7.23%) Senior Java Engineer
15 17 (7.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.09%) .NET
2 17 (7.23%) 802.1X
3 12 (5.11%) CSS
3 12 (5.11%) HTML
4 11 (4.68%) POSIX
4 11 (4.68%) Web Services
4 11 (4.68%) XML
5 10 (4.26%) Catalyst
6 7 (2.98%) HTML5
6 7 (2.98%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (2.55%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.55%) LAMP
8 3 (1.28%) D3.js
8 3 (1.28%) Ext JS
8 3 (1.28%) JSON
8 3 (1.28%) RESTful
9 2 (0.85%) WSH
10 1 (0.43%) Ajax
10 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.43%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 83 (35.32%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.09%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (5.53%) Private Cloud
4 12 (5.11%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (2.98%) Internet of Things
6 6 (2.55%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (2.55%) Life Science
7 4 (1.70%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.70%) Grid Computing
7 4 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.70%) Verilog
8 3 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.28%) ASIC
8 3 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.28%) User Experience
9 2 (0.85%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.43%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 152 (64.68%) Linux
2 61 (25.96%) Windows
3 26 (11.06%) Unix
4 15 (6.38%) Android
4 15 (6.38%) CentOS
5 14 (5.96%) Windows Server
6 13 (5.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.70%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (30.21%) Software Engineering
2 58 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (16.17%) DevOps
4 37 (15.74%) Mathematics
5 27 (11.49%) Data Visualisation
5 27 (11.49%) Visualisation
6 25 (10.64%) Cross-Platform Development
6 25 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 25 (10.64%) SDLC
7 22 (9.36%) Bioinformatics
8 18 (7.66%) Informatics
9 15 (6.38%) Android Development
9 15 (6.38%) Configuration Management
10 13 (5.53%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (5.53%) Scrum
11 12 (5.11%) Automated Testing
11 12 (5.11%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (4.68%) Computer Architecture
12 11 (4.68%) Low Latency
13 10 (4.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 166 (70.64%) Python
2 107 (45.53%) Java
3 90 (38.30%) C++
4 87 (37.02%) Bash Shell
5 77 (32.77%) JavaScript
6 64 (27.23%) C
7 49 (20.85%) SQL
8 30 (12.77%) Ruby
9 20 (8.51%) C#
10 17 (7.23%) Tcl
11 15 (6.38%) PowerShell
12 11 (4.68%) PHP
13 10 (4.26%) Lua
14 8 (3.40%) MATLAB
15 6 (2.55%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.70%) Embedded C
17 2 (0.85%) Assembly Language
18 1 (0.43%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 126 (53.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.43%) LPIC
2 1 (0.43%) PhD
2 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.62%) QA
System Software
1 33 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (10.21%) Firmware
3 20 (8.51%) KVM
4 18 (7.66%) Docker
5 8 (3.40%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.13%) LXC
7 2 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (17.45%) Puppet
2 36 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (8.09%) Nagios
4 14 (5.96%) Ansible
4 14 (5.96%) Salt
5 13 (5.53%) Packer
6 10 (4.26%) Grafana
6 10 (4.26%) Munin
6 10 (4.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (16.17%) VMware
2 14 (5.96%) Sun
3 11 (4.68%) Brocade
4 9 (3.83%) Cisco
5 8 (3.40%) Oracle
6 6 (2.55%) Juniper
7 5 (2.13%) CA
7 5 (2.13%) Riverbed
7 5 (2.13%) Serena
7 5 (2.13%) Vyatta
8 1 (0.43%) IBM
8 1 (0.43%) Intel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Oho Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 28000-32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 22 days ago