Period
to 12 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 216 164
Rank change year-on-year +58 -52 -36
Permanent jobs citing Perl 106 122 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.57% 1.19% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 2.24% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 63 87 206
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,000 £28,906
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

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 East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,390 5,436 6,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.31% 53.20% 58.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,451 4,467 5,844
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,225 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.53% +4.45% +5.26%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the East of England

Perl
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Perl in the East of England

Perl
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the East of England over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Perl in the East of England

Perl
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the East of England region over the 6 months to 12 November 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +49 61 £45,000 -5.26% 30
Hertfordshire +38 23 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Suffolk +26 16 £50,000 - 2
Essex +8 6 £42,500 -
Norfolk 0 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Perl.

1 87 (82.08%) Python
2 67 (63.21%) Linux
3 50 (47.17%) Bash Shell
4 48 (45.28%) Git (software)
5 40 (37.74%) Problem-Solving
6 39 (36.79%) DevOps
7 33 (31.13%) Puppet
8 30 (28.30%) C
9 29 (27.36%) GCP
10 27 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (25.47%) Ruby
10 27 (25.47%) Degree
11 25 (23.58%) Microservices
12 24 (22.64%) MongoDB
12 24 (22.64%) Jenkins
12 24 (22.64%) Ansible
13 23 (21.70%) Kafka
13 23 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (21.70%) Elastic Stack
14 21 (19.81%) Opscode Chef
14 21 (19.81%) Splunk
14 21 (19.81%) Test Automation
14 21 (19.81%) Google
14 21 (19.81%) Firewall
14 21 (19.81%) DNS
15 20 (18.87%) AWS
15 20 (18.87%) R
16 19 (17.92%) Big Data
16 19 (17.92%) Unix
16 19 (17.92%) Data Analysis

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (16.98%) nginx
2 15 (14.15%) Apache Spark
2 15 (14.15%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (12.26%) OpenStack
4 8 (7.55%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (7.55%) CloudStack
4 8 (7.55%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.72%) CMS
6 2 (1.89%) IIS
6 2 (1.89%) JBoss
6 2 (1.89%) SAS
6 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (27.36%) GCP
2 20 (18.87%) AWS
3 12 (11.32%) Azure
4 8 (7.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (7.55%) DigitalOcean
4 8 (7.55%) Heroku
4 8 (7.55%) IaaS
4 8 (7.55%) PaaS
4 8 (7.55%) Stackdriver
5 4 (3.77%) Office 365
6 2 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.81%) DNS
1 21 (19.81%) Firewall
2 17 (16.04%) TCP/IP
3 16 (15.09%) VPN
4 7 (6.60%) NAS
4 7 (6.60%) SAN
4 7 (6.60%) VSAN
5 6 (5.66%) SSL
6 5 (4.72%) Internet
6 5 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (3.77%) 2.5G
7 4 (3.77%) 2G
7 4 (3.77%) 3G
7 4 (3.77%) 4G
7 4 (3.77%) 5G
7 4 (3.77%) SNMP
8 2 (1.89%) HTTP
8 2 (1.89%) LAN
8 2 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.64%) MongoDB
2 19 (17.92%) Big Data
3 15 (14.15%) Apache Hive
3 15 (14.15%) Impala
4 14 (13.21%) MySQL
5 9 (8.49%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
8 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.89%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (1.89%) InfluxDB
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.94%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 48 (45.28%) Git (software)
2 24 (22.64%) Jenkins
3 17 (16.04%) Artifactory
4 16 (15.09%) JIRA
5 15 (14.15%) Bitbucket
5 15 (14.15%) Bitbucket Server
5 15 (14.15%) git-flow
6 14 (13.21%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (9.43%) Mercurial
8 5 (4.72%) GNU Toolchain
9 4 (3.77%) GitLab
10 2 (1.89%) Fiddler
10 2 (1.89%) Gradle
10 2 (1.89%) Hudson
10 2 (1.89%) Maven
10 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.94%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.94%) NUnit
11 1 (0.94%) Selenium
General
1 10 (9.43%) Electronics
2 6 (5.66%) Automotive
3 5 (4.72%) Publishing
4 2 (1.89%) Games
4 2 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Finance
5 1 (0.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (16.98%) Consultant
3 14 (13.21%) Data Consultant
4 12 (11.32%) Data Scientist
5 11 (10.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 9 (8.49%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (7.55%) Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Data Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Author
9 6 (5.66%) AWS DevOps
9 6 (5.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Senior DevOps
9 6 (5.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Technical Author
10 5 (4.72%) Computational Biologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.70%) Elastic Stack
1 23 (21.70%) Kafka
2 13 (12.26%) Web Services
3 11 (10.38%) HTML
3 11 (10.38%) XML
4 8 (7.55%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (5.66%) CSS
5 6 (5.66%) XSLT
6 5 (4.72%) LLVM
7 4 (3.77%) .NET
7 4 (3.77%) Node.js
8 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.89%) REST
9 1 (0.94%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.94%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.15%) Analytical Mindset
2 15 (14.15%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 11 (10.38%) Replication
4 9 (8.49%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (7.55%) Renewable Energy
6 7 (6.60%) Data Centre
6 7 (6.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (5.66%) Smartphone
8 5 (4.72%) Device Driver
8 5 (4.72%) Internet of Things
8 5 (4.72%) Life Science
8 5 (4.72%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (4.72%) User Experience
8 5 (4.72%) Vector Graphics
8 5 (4.72%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.89%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.94%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.94%) Blog
10 1 (0.94%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 67 (63.21%) Linux
2 19 (17.92%) Unix
3 18 (16.98%) Windows
4 16 (15.09%) CentOS
4 16 (15.09%) Ubuntu
5 12 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.77%) Debian
6 4 (3.77%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (37.74%) Problem-Solving
2 39 (36.79%) DevOps
3 27 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (23.58%) Microservices
5 21 (19.81%) Test Automation
6 19 (17.92%) Data Analysis
7 18 (16.98%) Mathematics
8 17 (16.04%) Load Balancing
8 17 (16.04%) Performance Measurement
9 16 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (15.09%) Visualisation
10 15 (14.15%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (14.15%) Kanban
10 15 (14.15%) Machine Learning
10 15 (14.15%) MapReduce
10 15 (14.15%) OSINT
10 15 (14.15%) Scrum
11 14 (13.21%) Software Engineering
12 13 (12.26%) Bioinformatics
12 13 (12.26%) Biology
Programming Languages
1 87 (82.08%) Python
2 50 (47.17%) Bash Shell
3 30 (28.30%) C
4 27 (25.47%) Ruby
5 20 (18.87%) R
6 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
7 12 (11.32%) C++
8 9 (8.49%) Go
8 9 (8.49%) Java
9 8 (7.55%) PHP
9 8 (7.55%) SQL
10 4 (3.77%) C#
10 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.89%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.89%) Fortran
12 2 (1.89%) Julia
12 2 (1.89%) Tcl
13 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (25.47%) Degree
2 7 (6.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.66%) PhD
4 5 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.77%) CCNP
5 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (16.04%) Docker
2 15 (14.15%) Apache Flume
3 9 (8.49%) vSphere
4 7 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (4.72%) Firmware
6 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.89%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 33 (31.13%) Puppet
2 24 (22.64%) Ansible
3 21 (19.81%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (14.15%) Oozie
5 11 (10.38%) Kubernetes
6 10 (9.43%) Kibana
6 10 (9.43%) logstash
6 10 (9.43%) Terraform
7 8 (7.55%) Packer
8 7 (6.60%) Avamar
9 6 (5.66%) HAProxy
10 5 (4.72%) Backup Exec
10 5 (4.72%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (4.72%) vCenter Server
11 2 (1.89%) Nagios
11 2 (1.89%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.89%) Tivoli
11 2 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Google
1 21 (19.81%) Splunk
2 14 (13.21%) Percona
3 11 (10.38%) VMware
4 10 (9.43%) Rackspace
5 9 (8.49%) Dell
5 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
6 8 (7.55%) New Relic
6 8 (7.55%) SolarWinds
7 7 (6.60%) EMC
8 6 (5.66%) Cisco
9 5 (4.72%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.72%) Veeam
10 4 (3.77%) F5
10 4 (3.77%) HP
10 4 (3.77%) Intel
10 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.89%) Brocade
11 2 (1.89%) Oracle
11 2 (1.89%) Veritas