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

Perl
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 39 54
Rank change year-on-year -83 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 91 203 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.11% 6.20% 4.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 9.39% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 64 184 155
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,825 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,911 2,163 2,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 67.42% 66.05% 58.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,268 1,842 2,095
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,300 £62,500 £61,050
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -85 73 £45,000 - 24
Huntingdon +2 2 £52,500 +9.38% 1
Perl
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 71 (78.02%) Python
2 57 (62.64%) Degree
3 45 (49.45%) Linux
4 37 (40.66%) C
4 37 (40.66%) JavaScript
5 36 (39.56%) Software Engineering
6 32 (35.16%) SQL
7 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (30.77%) Wireless
9 23 (25.27%) Computer Science
10 22 (24.18%) Unix
10 22 (24.18%) Firmware
11 21 (23.08%) DevOps
12 20 (21.98%) Java
13 18 (19.78%) Mathematics
13 18 (19.78%) Relational Database
14 17 (18.68%) HTML
15 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (16.48%) Bash Shell
17 14 (15.38%) HTML5
18 13 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
18 13 (14.29%) Test Automation
18 13 (14.29%) PHP
19 12 (13.19%) C++
19 12 (13.19%) Informatics
19 12 (13.19%) GitHub
20 11 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
20 11 (12.09%) People Management
20 11 (12.09%) TDD
20 11 (12.09%) Bioinformatics

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 5 (5.49%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.20%) Apache
2 2 (2.20%) Confluence
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.19%) GitHub
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.77%) Wireless
2 6 (6.59%) HTTP
3 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.30%) SMS
5 1 (1.10%) Firewall
5 1 (1.10%) Internet
5 1 (1.10%) Network Security
5 1 (1.10%) SCTP
5 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.78%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.99%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.79%) MySQL
3 8 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.59%) Data Mining
4 6 (6.59%) Text Mining
5 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.10%) Big Data
7 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.49%) JIRA
3 4 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (4.40%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.20%) Selenium
4 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.10%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (10.99%) Electronics
2 2 (2.20%) Billing
2 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.10%) Automotive
3 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 18 (19.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) Software Engineer
4 15 (16.48%) Developer
5 13 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 13 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
6 12 (13.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 12 (13.19%) Software Developer
7 11 (12.09%) Embedded C Engineer
8 10 (10.99%) Junior
9 8 (8.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 8 (8.79%) Senior DevOps
9 8 (8.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 8 (8.79%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 8 (8.79%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (6.59%) Applications Engineer
11 6 (6.59%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.68%) HTML
2 14 (15.38%) HTML5
3 11 (12.09%) Web Services
4 9 (9.89%) Moose
5 6 (6.59%) CSS
6 4 (4.40%) Catalyst
6 4 (4.40%) DBIx::Class
7 3 (3.30%) .NET
8 1 (1.10%) JSON
8 1 (1.10%) LDAP
8 1 (1.10%) LINQ
8 1 (1.10%) Lucene
8 1 (1.10%) Mojolicious
8 1 (1.10%) POSIX
8 1 (1.10%) RESTful
8 1 (1.10%) SQLAlchemy
8 1 (1.10%) Symfony
8 1 (1.10%) WPF
8 1 (1.10%) Xapian
8 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.27%) Computer Science
2 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.89%) Life Science
4 8 (8.79%) Verilog
5 5 (5.49%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.40%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.30%) LIMS
8 2 (2.20%) Device Driver
8 2 (2.20%) Fintech
8 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.20%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (49.45%) Linux
2 22 (24.18%) Unix
3 9 (9.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (8.79%) Ubuntu
5 6 (6.59%) Windows
6 5 (5.49%) CentOS
7 2 (2.20%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (1.10%) Android
8 1 (1.10%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.10%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (1.10%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.56%) Software Engineering
2 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.08%) DevOps
4 18 (19.78%) Mathematics
5 13 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 12 (13.19%) Informatics
7 11 (12.09%) Bioinformatics
7 11 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.09%) People Management
7 11 (12.09%) TDD
8 10 (10.99%) OO
9 9 (9.89%) Open Source
9 9 (9.89%) Open Source Development
10 8 (8.79%) Software Testing
11 7 (7.69%) Biology
11 7 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 7 (7.69%) Web Development
12 6 (6.59%) Chemistry
13 5 (5.49%) Physics
13 5 (5.49%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 71 (78.02%) Python
2 37 (40.66%) C
2 37 (40.66%) JavaScript
3 32 (35.16%) SQL
4 20 (21.98%) Java
5 15 (16.48%) Bash Shell
6 13 (14.29%) PHP
7 12 (13.19%) C++
8 11 (12.09%) Embedded C
9 9 (9.89%) C#
10 7 (7.69%) Ruby
11 6 (6.59%) R
12 5 (5.49%) Julia
13 2 (2.20%) Embedded C++
13 2 (2.20%) Tcl
14 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.10%) PHP 5
14 1 (1.10%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (62.64%) Degree
2 7 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.20%) HND
4 1 (1.10%) PhD
System Software
1 22 (24.18%) Firmware
2 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.30%) Docker
4 2 (2.20%) KVM
4 2 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.59%) Puppet
2 4 (4.40%) Ansible
3 2 (2.20%) Terraform
4 1 (1.10%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.10%) Grafana
4 1 (1.10%) Munin
4 1 (1.10%) Packer
4 1 (1.10%) Salt
4 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) VMware
2 9 (9.89%) Oracle
3 6 (6.59%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.20%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.10%) Huawei
5 1 (1.10%) IBM