The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
North West / Cheshire
Rank 83 85 114
Rank change year-on-year +2 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.94% 1.07% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.58% 2.16% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 9
Median salary £50,000 £30,223 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.43% -39.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £30,223 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £45,050 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 632 647 848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 59.12% 49.39% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 548 559 684
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Perl
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Perl in Cheshire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in Cheshire

Perl
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Warrington +1 2 £71,250 +135.75%
Knutsford - 2 £48,000 - 1
Chester - 1 £26,000 - 1
Crewe - 1 £70,000 -
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 16 (64.00%) Python
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) PHP
4 10 (40.00%) Unix
4 10 (40.00%) Nagios
4 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 10 (40.00%) Clustering
4 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (36.00%) Banking
5 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (32.00%) OpenShift
6 8 (32.00%) Ansible
6 8 (32.00%) Docker
6 8 (32.00%) Ruby
6 8 (32.00%) Puppet
6 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (28.00%) SAN
7 7 (28.00%) Veritas
7 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) PowerHA
7 7 (28.00%) Degree
7 7 (28.00%) CFEngine
7 7 (28.00%) OpenStack
8 6 (24.00%) Corporate Banking
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (24.00%) Java
8 6 (24.00%) Apache
8 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (28.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (24.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.00%) nginx
4 2 (8.00%) Confluence
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (32.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) PaaS
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) DWDM
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) HBase
2 1 (4.00%) Impala
2 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Corporate Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Unix Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Unix Support
3 2 (8.00%) Unix Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Management Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Management Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) Middleware
5 1 (4.00%) Ajax
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) JSON
5 1 (4.00%) Kafka
5 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.00%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) AIX
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) CentOS
4 3 (12.00%) Debian
4 3 (12.00%) Solaris
4 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.00%) Windows
6 1 (4.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) SSADM
5 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) Kanban
6 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) PHP
4 8 (32.00%) Ruby
5 6 (24.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (12.00%) VBScript
8 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.00%) C
9 1 (4.00%) C++
9 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) RHCE
2 2 (8.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Docker
2 7 (28.00%) PowerHA
3 3 (12.00%) Postfix
3 3 (12.00%) qmail
4 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Nagios
2 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (32.00%) Ansible
3 8 (32.00%) Puppet
4 7 (28.00%) CFEngine
5 3 (12.00%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (8.00%) Netcool
6 2 (8.00%) SCOM
7 1 (4.00%) Ganglia
7 1 (4.00%) IBM BigFix
7 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
7 1 (4.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (28.00%) Veritas
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) Talend
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago