Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 121 103
Rank change year-on-year -71 -18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Perl 165 336 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.38% 2.69% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 4.81% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120 270 345
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,686 6,987 7,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 55.95% 55.99% 50.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5,375 5,801 6,101
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -75 72 £45,000 -10.00% 21
Hertfordshire +8 50 £60,000 +26.32% 8
Essex -25 16 £42,500 +12.41% 4
Bedfordshire +18 15 £40,000 +6.67%
Suffolk +9 8 £35,000 +16.67% 4
Norfolk +11 3 £37,500 -16.67%
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 115 (69.70%) Python
2 90 (54.55%) Linux
3 59 (35.76%) Bash Shell
4 46 (27.88%) JavaScript
4 46 (27.88%) Degree
5 44 (26.67%) Java
5 44 (26.67%) SQL
6 42 (25.45%) Unix
6 42 (25.45%) DevOps
7 39 (23.64%) HTML
7 39 (23.64%) Configuration Management
8 37 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (20.61%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (19.39%) Puppet
11 30 (18.18%) Docker
12 29 (17.58%) Git (software)
12 29 (17.58%) PHP
13 27 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (15.76%) Relational Database
15 25 (15.15%) Ruby
16 24 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
17 23 (13.94%) Windows
17 23 (13.94%) TCP/IP
18 22 (13.33%) OO
19 21 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
20 20 (12.12%) Open Source
20 20 (12.12%) Ansible
20 20 (12.12%) Solaris
21 19 (11.52%) CSS
21 19 (11.52%) DNS

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 17 (10.30%) Apache
2 11 (6.67%) CMS
3 8 (4.85%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (4.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (4.24%) MQSeries
5 6 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.42%) CloudStack
6 4 (2.42%) nginx
6 4 (2.42%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.82%) Drupal
7 3 (1.82%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.82%) WordPress
8 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.21%) Confluence
8 2 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.21%) IIS
8 2 (1.21%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Magento
2 3 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (20.61%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.27%) SaaS
4 9 (5.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (5.45%) GitHub
4 9 (5.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.21%) Stackdriver
8 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.94%) TCP/IP
2 19 (11.52%) DNS
3 16 (9.70%) Wireless
4 11 (6.67%) HTTP
4 11 (6.67%) Internet
4 11 (6.67%) SSL
5 10 (6.06%) Firewall
6 8 (4.85%) SSH
6 8 (4.85%) VPN
7 7 (4.24%) DHCP
8 6 (3.64%) MPLS
8 6 (3.64%) NAS
8 6 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (3.03%) SMS
10 4 (2.42%) FTP
10 4 (2.42%) IPsec
10 4 (2.42%) IPv4
10 4 (2.42%) IPv6
10 4 (2.42%) Junos
10 4 (2.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.76%) Relational Database
2 17 (10.30%) RDBMS
3 14 (8.48%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.85%) DB2
5 7 (4.24%) Jackrabbit
5 7 (4.24%) MySQL
6 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (3.64%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (3.64%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.82%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.21%) Informix
9 2 (1.21%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.61%) Big Data
10 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.61%) DbVisualizer
10 1 (0.61%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 29 (17.58%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.48%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.06%) Subversion
4 9 (5.45%) Metasploit
5 7 (4.24%) Ant
5 7 (4.24%) Eclipse
5 7 (4.24%) JUnit
5 7 (4.24%) Log4j
5 7 (4.24%) Mockito
5 7 (4.24%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 5 (3.03%) JIRA
6 5 (3.03%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.03%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.82%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.82%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.82%) Rational Team Concert
7 3 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.21%) Toad
9 1 (0.61%) JMeter
9 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (10.30%) Marketing
2 6 (3.64%) Electronics
2 6 (3.64%) Games
3 4 (2.42%) Finance
4 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (19.39%) Developer
3 21 (12.73%) Administrator
4 20 (12.12%) Security Engineer
5 17 (10.30%) Linux Administrator
6 15 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 13 (7.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 11 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
9 10 (6.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (6.06%) Python Engineer
9 10 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (6.06%) Test Engineer
10 9 (5.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.85%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.24%) Author
12 7 (4.24%) Junior
12 7 (4.24%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (23.64%) HTML
2 19 (11.52%) CSS
3 11 (6.67%) JSON
4 9 (5.45%) Ajax
4 9 (5.45%) Web Services
5 8 (4.85%) J2EE
6 7 (4.24%) EJB
6 7 (4.24%) JDBC
6 7 (4.24%) JMS
6 7 (4.24%) JSP
6 7 (4.24%) JSTL
6 7 (4.24%) REST
6 7 (4.24%) Servlets
6 7 (4.24%) SOAP
6 7 (4.24%) Struts
6 7 (4.24%) XHTML
6 7 (4.24%) XML
6 7 (4.24%) XSD
6 7 (4.24%) XSLT
7 5 (3.03%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.48%) Computer Science
1 14 (8.48%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.27%) Life Science
3 8 (4.85%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.24%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (4.24%) User Experience
5 6 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (3.64%) NHS
5 6 (3.64%) PACS
6 5 (3.03%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.42%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.82%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.82%) iPhone
8 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.82%) SystemC
9 2 (1.21%) Wiki
10 1 (0.61%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 90 (54.55%) Linux
2 42 (25.45%) Unix
3 23 (13.94%) Windows
4 20 (12.12%) Solaris
5 10 (6.06%) CentOS
5 10 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.45%) Kali Linux
7 7 (4.24%) HPUX
8 6 (3.64%) Windows Server
9 5 (3.03%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.42%) Android
10 4 (2.42%) VxWorks
11 2 (1.21%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (1.21%) VMS
12 1 (0.61%) AIX
12 1 (0.61%) Debian
12 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.61%) FreeRTOS
12 1 (0.61%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.45%) DevOps
2 39 (23.64%) Configuration Management
3 37 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (13.33%) OO
6 21 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (12.12%) Open Source
8 17 (10.30%) Mathematics
9 14 (8.48%) Security Operations
9 14 (8.48%) SIEM
10 13 (7.88%) Software Engineering
10 13 (7.88%) Web Development
11 11 (6.67%) ITIL
11 11 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (6.06%) Collaborative Working
12 10 (6.06%) Deployment Automation
12 10 (6.06%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 115 (69.70%) Python
2 59 (35.76%) Bash Shell
3 46 (27.88%) JavaScript
4 44 (26.67%) Java
4 44 (26.67%) SQL
5 29 (17.58%) PHP
6 25 (15.15%) Ruby
7 13 (7.88%) PowerShell
8 12 (7.27%) AWK
8 12 (7.27%) C
8 12 (7.27%) Shell Script
9 11 (6.67%) C#
9 11 (6.67%) C++
10 10 (6.06%) C-shell
10 10 (6.06%) Go
10 10 (6.06%) Korn
11 8 (4.85%) VBA
12 6 (3.64%) Tcl
13 5 (3.03%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (27.88%) Degree
2 17 (10.30%) CEH
3 15 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
4 11 (6.67%) CISA
4 11 (6.67%) CISM
4 11 (6.67%) GIAC
5 9 (5.45%) CISSP
5 9 (5.45%) CSSLP
5 9 (5.45%) SSCP
6 8 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (4.24%) SANS
8 6 (3.64%) CCNA
8 6 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.64%) GCIA
9 4 (2.42%) PhD
10 3 (1.82%) JNCIE
11 2 (1.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (1.21%) CRISC
12 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (4.85%) SLA
3 3 (1.82%) QA
4 2 (1.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (18.18%) Docker
2 13 (7.88%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (4.24%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.42%) Firmware
4 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.21%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.21%) Ceph
5 2 (1.21%) NFS
5 2 (1.21%) Varnish
6 1 (0.61%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 32 (19.39%) Puppet
2 24 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (12.12%) Ansible
4 11 (6.67%) Nessus
5 10 (6.06%) Data Guard
5 10 (6.06%) Kubernetes
5 10 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (5.45%) Nmap
7 6 (3.64%) Backup Exec
7 6 (3.64%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (3.64%) Grafana
7 6 (3.64%) QRadar
7 6 (3.64%) Salt
8 5 (3.03%) Munin
8 5 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (3.03%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.21%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.21%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.21%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (9.70%) Oracle
2 12 (7.27%) IBM
3 11 (6.67%) Google
4 9 (5.45%) Netsparker
4 9 (5.45%) Qualys
5 8 (4.85%) hybris
5 8 (4.85%) Veeam
6 7 (4.24%) ATG
6 7 (4.24%) Blue Martini
6 7 (4.24%) Demandware
6 7 (4.24%) Elastic Path
7 6 (3.64%) EMC
7 6 (3.64%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.03%) VMware
9 3 (1.82%) Cadence
9 3 (1.82%) New Relic
9 3 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.82%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.82%) Sun
9 3 (1.82%) Synopsys