Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 132 167
Rank change year-on-year -6 +35 -26
Permanent jobs citing Perl 39 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.27% 0.71% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 1.25% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 21
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £36,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% -27.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £61,125 £43,750 £82,500
North West median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1590 1275 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 51.69% 56.19% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1307 1143 1500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,250 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Knutsford - 14 £50,000 - 2
Warrington -10 4 £42,500 -
Perl
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 31 (79.49%) Linux
2 25 (64.10%) Python
3 24 (61.54%) Java
4 23 (58.97%) Windows
5 20 (51.28%) Apache
6 18 (46.15%) Middleware
7 17 (43.59%) Unix
7 17 (43.59%) Oracle
7 17 (43.59%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (41.03%) SQL
8 16 (41.03%) Tomcat
9 15 (38.46%) JBoss
10 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 13 (33.33%) Finance
11 12 (30.77%) Bash Shell
12 11 (28.21%) Splunk
12 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (28.21%) MongoDB
12 11 (28.21%) AppDynamics
12 11 (28.21%) Shell Script
12 11 (28.21%) Red Hat
12 11 (28.21%) JSON
12 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
13 10 (25.64%) IBM
13 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
13 10 (25.64%) AIX
13 10 (25.64%) CA Wily
14 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (23.08%) MySQL
14 9 (23.08%) HTML

Perl
Co-occurring 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 20 (51.28%) Apache
2 16 (41.03%) Tomcat
3 15 (38.46%) JBoss
4 9 (23.08%) IIS
5 4 (10.26%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.56%) Confluence
6 1 (2.56%) Resin
6 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (43.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.95%) OpenShift
3 6 (15.38%) PaaS
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) MongoDB
3 9 (23.08%) MySQL
4 6 (15.38%) DB2
5 3 (7.69%) MariaDB
6 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.56%) Informix
7 1 (2.56%) Ingres
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.13%) Maven
4 1 (2.56%) Ant
4 1 (2.56%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) JMeter
4 1 (2.56%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) MSI
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) TestNG
4 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Law
4 2 (5.13%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (12.82%) Automation Engineer
1 5 (12.82%) Developer
1 5 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Middleware Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (7.69%) Automation Specialist
3 3 (7.69%) Database Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (5.13%) Performance Test Leader
4 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Technology Specialist
4 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) Middleware
2 11 (28.21%) JSON
3 9 (23.08%) HTML
4 8 (20.51%) LAMP
5 7 (17.95%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (12.82%) Ajax
6 5 (12.82%) HTML5
6 5 (12.82%) jQuery
7 4 (10.26%) IBM Integration Bus
7 4 (10.26%) Web Services
8 3 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (7.69%) Node.js
8 3 (7.69%) RESTful
8 3 (7.69%) XML
9 2 (5.13%) .NET
9 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.13%) JSON Schema
9 2 (5.13%) XSD
10 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) User Experience
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Linux
2 23 (58.97%) Windows
3 17 (43.59%) Unix
4 10 (25.64%) AIX
5 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Release Management
1 8 (20.51%) Risk Management
1 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.26%) DevOps
5 4 (10.26%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Wealth Management
6 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.69%) High Availability
6 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Python
2 24 (61.54%) Java
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 12 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
5 11 (28.21%) Shell Script
6 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
7 9 (23.08%) Ruby
8 5 (12.82%) VBScript
9 4 (10.26%) C#
10 3 (7.69%) Go
10 3 (7.69%) Jython
10 3 (7.69%) Korn
10 3 (7.69%) PHP
11 1 (2.56%) C
11 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
1 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Corosync
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (25.64%) CA Wily
3 7 (17.95%) Kubernetes
4 6 (15.38%) BladeLogic
4 6 (15.38%) Puppet
5 3 (7.69%) Ganglia
5 3 (7.69%) Netcool
5 3 (7.69%) SCOM
6 2 (5.13%) Ansible
6 2 (5.13%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (5.13%) Nagios
7 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.56%) Mesos
7 1 (2.56%) Pacemaker
7 1 (2.56%) Rundeck
7 1 (2.56%) Terraform
7 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle
2 11 (28.21%) AppDynamics
2 11 (28.21%) Red Hat
2 11 (28.21%) Splunk
3 10 (25.64%) IBM
4 5 (12.82%) HP
5 3 (7.69%) Sybase
5 3 (7.69%) Teradata
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) Snow
6 2 (5.13%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.56%) ATG
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds