The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 36 47
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 7 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.11% 5.58% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.40% 11.07% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 10
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,750 £37,325
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.58%  

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 159 253 220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 70.67% 50.40% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 122 190 185
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +23.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Perl
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Perl in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Perl.

1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (41.67%) DevOps
6 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) Puppet
6 4 (33.33%) C
6 4 (33.33%) SAP
6 4 (33.33%) FreeBSD
6 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 4 (33.33%) Electronics
6 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 4 (33.33%) Marketing
6 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MariaDB
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) JMeter
4 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) WATIR
General
1 4 (33.33%) Electronics
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Research Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) FreeBSD
3 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 3 (25.00%) Android
4 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) CentOS
5 1 (8.33%) Debian
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 4 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) C
6 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (25.00%) Ruby
6 3 (25.00%) VB
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) PHP
8 1 (8.33%) PHP 5
8 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) VirtualBox
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (8.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (8.33%) Zend
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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