Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 185 241 171
Rank change year-on-year +56 -70 +9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 38 91 199
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.75% 0.89% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 1.47% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35 82 182
Median annual salary £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,625 £42,625
90th Percentile £88,750 £101,125 £92,375
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +4.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,923 6,172 6,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.73% 60.66% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,580 5,499 6,073
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £105,125 £96,250 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the City of London

Perl
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Perl in the City of London.

Salary trend for Perl in the City of London

Perl
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Perl in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Perl in the City of London

Perl
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the City of London region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
Moorgate - 2 £75,000 -
Perl
Central London

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Perl.

1 30 (78.95%) Python
2 29 (76.32%) Linux
3 25 (65.79%) Java
4 24 (63.16%) AWS
5 21 (55.26%) Kubernetes
6 20 (52.63%) Docker
7 18 (47.37%) Elastic Stack
8 17 (44.74%) Firewall
9 15 (39.47%) PHP
10 14 (36.84%) Kafka
11 13 (34.21%) Neo4j
11 13 (34.21%) Machine Learning
11 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
11 13 (34.21%) NoSQL
11 13 (34.21%) TOWER Software
11 13 (34.21%) Netcool
11 13 (34.21%) Dynatrace
11 13 (34.21%) Network Monitoring
11 13 (34.21%) Big Data
11 13 (34.21%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (34.21%) Go
11 13 (34.21%) SevOne
11 13 (34.21%) AppDynamics
11 13 (34.21%) Opsview
12 12 (31.58%) Shell Script
13 10 (26.32%) DevOps
14 9 (23.68%) Ansible
14 9 (23.68%) Apache
14 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
14 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 13 (34.21%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (23.68%) Apache
2 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) Drupal
4 2 (5.26%) JBoss
4 2 (5.26%) Resin
4 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.63%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 24 (63.16%) AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.63%) CloudBees
4 1 (2.63%) GCP
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Firewall
2 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) SSH
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) IPv6
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) SNMP
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) Big Data
1 13 (34.21%) Neo4j
1 13 (34.21%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.16%) MySQL
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) git-flow
2 5 (13.16%) RSpec
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) Metasploit
4 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
3 2 (5.26%) Front Office
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Monitoring Engineer
1 13 (34.21%) Network Engineer
1 13 (34.21%) Network Monitoring Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (36.84%) Kafka
3 4 (10.53%) LAMP
4 3 (7.89%) .NET
5 2 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (5.26%) LDAP
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.63%) Node.js
6 1 (2.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.79%) Public Cloud
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Derivative
3 2 (5.26%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Unix
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 5 (13.16%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Machine Learning
1 13 (34.21%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (26.32%) DevOps
3 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Automation
3 5 (13.16%) Insurtech
3 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
3 5 (13.16%) Release Management
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.26%) Cryptography
5 2 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.26%) Red Team
5 2 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) Python
2 25 (65.79%) Java
3 15 (39.47%) PHP
4 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
4 13 (34.21%) Go
5 12 (31.58%) Shell Script
6 8 (21.05%) C++
6 8 (21.05%) Ruby
7 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
8 4 (10.53%) SQL
9 2 (5.26%) C#
9 2 (5.26%) Korn
9 2 (5.26%) VBScript
10 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) CREST Certified
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.63%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Docker
2 5 (13.16%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 21 (55.26%) Kubernetes
2 13 (34.21%) Netcool
2 13 (34.21%) Opsview
3 9 (23.68%) Ansible
4 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (15.79%) Puppet
5 5 (13.16%) Consul
5 5 (13.16%) Icinga
5 5 (13.16%) Packer
5 5 (13.16%) Prometheus
5 5 (13.16%) Salt
6 3 (7.89%) Nagios
7 1 (2.63%) Control-M
7 1 (2.63%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) AppDynamics
1 13 (34.21%) Dynatrace
1 13 (34.21%) SevOne
1 13 (34.21%) TOWER Software
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) ATG
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) BMC
4 1 (2.63%) CA
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Sybase