The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
South West / Dorset
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 57 62
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.42% 1.56% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 2.69% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 Dorset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 310 297 363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.54% 58.01% 58.83%
Number of salaries quoted 280 266 292
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Perl
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Perl in Dorset

Perl
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Bournemouth -1 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Perl
South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Perl.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) WFM
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Android Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Android Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) NDS
1 1 (33.33%) NetIQ eDirectory