Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 145 115
Rank change year-on-year -63 -30 -5
Permanent jobs citing Perl 131 258 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.24% 2.22% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.30% 3.80% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 95 224 282
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £46,902 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.19% -1.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £32,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 5,686 6,795 6,974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.69% 58.38% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,660 5,716 5,989
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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 -60 57 £45,000 -5.26% 25
Hertfordshire +15 41 £57,500 +47.44% 6
Essex +1 18 £42,500 -7.71% 4
Bedfordshire +10 13 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Norfolk -1 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 97 (74.05%) Python
2 80 (61.07%) Linux
3 58 (44.27%) Bash Shell
4 36 (27.48%) Amazon AWS
5 34 (25.95%) TCP/IP
6 31 (23.66%) JavaScript
7 30 (22.90%) Windows
8 29 (22.14%) Degree
8 29 (22.14%) DevOps
9 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (21.37%) PHP
10 27 (20.61%) Ruby
11 26 (19.85%) DNS
12 25 (19.08%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (17.56%) Security Operations
13 23 (17.56%) CEH
14 22 (16.79%) CompTIA Security+
15 21 (16.03%) SIEM
15 21 (16.03%) Configuration Management
16 20 (15.27%) SQL
16 20 (15.27%) Unix
17 19 (14.50%) Firewall
17 19 (14.50%) Security Architecture
17 19 (14.50%) Puppet
18 17 (12.98%) Continuous Improvement
18 17 (12.98%) DHCP
19 16 (12.21%) VPN
19 16 (12.21%) HTTP
19 16 (12.21%) HTML
19 16 (12.21%) Java

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 11 (8.40%) Confluence
2 10 (7.63%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.82%) nginx
4 4 (3.05%) Apache
5 3 (2.29%) CMS
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.53%) JBoss
6 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.76%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.76%) Drupal
7 1 (0.76%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.76%) WildFly
7 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (27.48%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.16%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (5.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (4.58%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.58%) Amazon S3
5 5 (3.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (3.82%) Amazon Glacier
5 5 (3.82%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (3.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (3.82%) AWS CloudTrail
5 5 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (3.82%) Stackdriver
6 3 (2.29%) GitHub
7 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.95%) TCP/IP
2 26 (19.85%) DNS
3 19 (14.50%) Firewall
4 17 (12.98%) DHCP
5 16 (12.21%) HTTP
5 16 (12.21%) VPN
6 14 (10.69%) SSL
7 11 (8.40%) MPLS
8 10 (7.63%) VLAN
8 10 (7.63%) Wireless
9 6 (4.58%) SMS
10 5 (3.82%) SSH
11 4 (3.05%) Internet
12 3 (2.29%) NAS
12 3 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.53%) IGMP
13 2 (1.53%) RTCP
13 2 (1.53%) RTP
13 2 (1.53%) VoIP
13 2 (1.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.45%) Relational Database
2 12 (9.16%) Oracle Database
3 11 (8.40%) RDBMS
4 9 (6.87%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (3.82%) MySQL
7 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.29%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (2.29%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.53%) DB2
9 2 (1.53%) Informix
10 1 (0.76%) Big Data
10 1 (0.76%) DbVisualizer
10 1 (0.76%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 15 (11.45%) Jenkins
2 13 (9.92%) JIRA
2 13 (9.92%) Metasploit
3 12 (9.16%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.34%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.82%) Bitbucket
5 5 (3.82%) Subversion
6 3 (2.29%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.53%) Ant
7 2 (1.53%) GDB
7 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.53%) Valgrind
8 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.76%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.76%) JMeter
8 1 (0.76%) JUnit
8 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.76%) Log4j
8 1 (0.76%) The Grinder
8 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 11 (8.40%) Marketing
2 7 (5.34%) Advertising
2 7 (5.34%) Automotive
3 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.29%) Games
5 2 (1.53%) Finance
6 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (19.08%) Security Engineer
2 21 (16.03%) Administrator
3 17 (12.98%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (12.21%) Developer
4 16 (12.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (11.45%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (9.16%) Test Engineer
6 12 (9.16%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
7 11 (8.40%) AWS Specialist
8 8 (6.11%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.34%) Python Developer
9 7 (5.34%) Python Engineer
9 7 (5.34%) Windows Administrator
10 6 (4.58%) AWS DevOps
10 6 (4.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) SIEM Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.21%) HTML
2 15 (11.45%) CSS
3 11 (8.40%) YAML
4 7 (5.34%) Web Services
5 5 (3.82%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (3.05%) XML
7 3 (2.29%) .NET
7 3 (2.29%) Django
7 3 (2.29%) React
8 2 (1.53%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.53%) CSS3
8 2 (1.53%) FreeSWITCH
8 2 (1.53%) HTML5
8 2 (1.53%) jQuery
8 2 (1.53%) JSON
8 2 (1.53%) LDAP
8 2 (1.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.76%) JMS
9 1 (0.76%) Middleware
9 1 (0.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.82%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (3.82%) Life Science
4 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.29%) User Experience
6 2 (1.53%) NHS
6 2 (1.53%) PACS
7 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 80 (61.07%) Linux
2 30 (22.90%) Windows
3 20 (15.27%) Unix
4 13 (9.92%) Kali Linux
4 13 (9.92%) Windows Server
5 11 (8.40%) Solaris
6 10 (7.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.58%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.82%) CentOS
9 3 (2.29%) Debian
10 1 (0.76%) AIX
10 1 (0.76%) Android
10 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.76%) HPUX
10 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.14%) DevOps
2 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (19.08%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (17.56%) Security Operations
5 21 (16.03%) Configuration Management
5 21 (16.03%) SIEM
6 19 (14.50%) Security Architecture
7 17 (12.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (12.21%) Performance Monitoring
9 15 (11.45%) Open Source
10 14 (10.69%) Software Engineering
11 13 (9.92%) Identity Access Management
11 13 (9.92%) Penetration Testing
11 13 (9.92%) Threat Modelling
11 13 (9.92%) Vulnerability Management
12 12 (9.16%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 12 (9.16%) Secure Coding
13 11 (8.40%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (8.40%) Test Automation
13 11 (8.40%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (74.05%) Python
2 58 (44.27%) Bash Shell
3 31 (23.66%) JavaScript
4 28 (21.37%) PHP
5 27 (20.61%) Ruby
6 20 (15.27%) SQL
7 16 (12.21%) Java
8 14 (10.69%) Go
9 13 (9.92%) Shell Script
10 12 (9.16%) AWK
10 12 (9.16%) C#
10 12 (9.16%) PowerShell
10 12 (9.16%) VBScript
11 11 (8.40%) C
11 11 (8.40%) VBA
12 10 (7.63%) C++
12 10 (7.63%) C-shell
12 10 (7.63%) Korn
13 5 (3.82%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (22.14%) Degree
2 23 (17.56%) CEH
3 22 (16.79%) CompTIA Security+
4 14 (10.69%) CISA
4 14 (10.69%) CISM
4 14 (10.69%) GIAC
5 13 (9.92%) CISSP
5 13 (9.92%) CSSLP
5 13 (9.92%) SSCP
6 12 (9.16%) SANS
7 9 (6.87%) CCNA
7 9 (6.87%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (6.87%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (6.87%) GCIA
8 6 (4.58%) AWS Certification
9 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.53%) PhD
12 1 (0.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 1 (0.76%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (7.63%) SLA
3 8 (6.11%) QA
4 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (7.63%) Docker
1 10 (7.63%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.53%) KVM
3 2 (1.53%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (14.50%) Puppet
2 13 (9.92%) Nessus
2 13 (9.92%) Nmap
3 12 (9.16%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (7.63%) Data Guard
4 10 (7.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (7.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (6.87%) QRadar
6 5 (3.82%) Ansible
6 5 (3.82%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.82%) CSIRT
6 5 (3.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (3.82%) HAProxy
7 4 (3.05%) Kubernetes
7 4 (3.05%) Salt
8 3 (2.29%) Grafana
8 3 (2.29%) Terraform
9 2 (1.53%) Munin
9 2 (1.53%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.76%) logstash
Vendors
1 14 (10.69%) Google
1 14 (10.69%) Oracle
2 13 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.92%) Netsparker
2 13 (9.92%) Qualys
3 6 (4.58%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.58%) New Relic
4 5 (3.82%) EMC
4 5 (3.82%) SolarWinds
4 5 (3.82%) Veeam
4 5 (3.82%) VMware
5 4 (3.05%) Percona
6 3 (2.29%) IBM
7 2 (1.53%) hybris
7 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.76%) ATG
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco
8 1 (0.76%) Dell
8 1 (0.76%) Elastic Path
8 1 (0.76%) NetApp