Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 127 113
Rank change year-on-year -26 -14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Perl 238 299 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.98% 2.25% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 4.25% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 201 251 306
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 6998 7033 7790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.23% 53.04% 50.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5872 6011 6779
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,756 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -26 147 £47,500 +5.56% 5
Hertfordshire -36 43 £39,000 -22.00% 5
Essex +30 30 £46,051 -4.06%
Norfolk +27 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Bedfordshire +8 5 £35,000 -31.71%
Suffolk +7 1 £30,000 -20.21% 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Perl.

1 191 (80.25%) Python
2 129 (54.20%) Linux
3 108 (45.38%) Degree
4 83 (34.87%) JavaScript
5 76 (31.93%) Java
6 73 (30.67%) SQL
7 65 (27.31%) C
8 60 (25.21%) DevOps
9 59 (24.79%) Software Engineering
10 56 (23.53%) Unix
10 56 (23.53%) Bash Shell
11 55 (23.11%) Wireless
11 55 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (21.43%) Windows
13 46 (19.33%) Mathematics
14 43 (18.07%) Computer Science
14 43 (18.07%) Git (software)
15 42 (17.65%) Puppet
16 41 (17.23%) C++
16 41 (17.23%) Web Services
17 39 (16.39%) HTML
18 38 (15.97%) Firmware
18 38 (15.97%) Jenkins
19 33 (13.87%) Amazon AWS
19 33 (13.87%) PHP
19 33 (13.87%) Oracle
20 31 (13.03%) Relational Database
21 30 (12.61%) Ansible
22 29 (12.18%) Opscode Chef
23 28 (11.76%) Configuration Management

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 14 (5.88%) JBoss
2 12 (5.04%) Apache
3 7 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.10%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.68%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.26%) CMS
6 3 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.26%) IIS
6 3 (1.26%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.42%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.42%) nginx
7 1 (0.42%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (13.87%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.46%) GitHub
3 10 (4.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (3.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.94%) Office 365
5 7 (2.94%) SaaS
6 6 (2.52%) IaaS
7 5 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.84%) Amazon Glacier
9 2 (0.84%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.84%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 55 (23.11%) Wireless
2 18 (7.56%) SMS
3 16 (6.72%) Internet
3 16 (6.72%) WLAN
4 13 (5.46%) TCP/IP
5 12 (5.04%) Firewall
5 12 (5.04%) HTTP
6 7 (2.94%) DNS
7 6 (2.52%) NAS
7 6 (2.52%) Network Security
8 3 (1.26%) LDAP
8 3 (1.26%) SAN
8 3 (1.26%) SSH
8 3 (1.26%) SSL
8 3 (1.26%) VPN
9 2 (0.84%) DHCP
10 1 (0.42%) POP3
10 1 (0.42%) SMTP
10 1 (0.42%) VLAN
10 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.03%) Relational Database
2 22 (9.24%) MySQL
3 17 (7.14%) Data Mining
4 16 (6.72%) RDBMS
5 15 (6.30%) Hadoop
6 13 (5.46%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.78%) SQL Server
8 8 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.36%) Text Mining
9 6 (2.52%) Big Data
10 5 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.68%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.26%) Jackrabbit
12 3 (1.26%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (18.07%) Git (software)
2 38 (15.97%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.52%) Ant
3 6 (2.52%) Subversion
3 6 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.52%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.68%) JUnit
4 4 (1.68%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.26%) Fiddler
5 3 (1.26%) Gradle
5 3 (1.26%) Log4j
5 3 (1.26%) Maven
5 3 (1.26%) Mockito
5 3 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.26%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (0.84%) JIRA
6 2 (0.84%) Selenium
7 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.42%) TestRail
General
1 27 (11.34%) Electronics
2 20 (8.40%) Marketing
3 13 (5.46%) Finance
4 6 (2.52%) Automotive
4 6 (2.52%) Games
4 6 (2.52%) Legal
5 5 (2.10%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.68%) Retail
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Billing
7 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (19.33%) Developer
2 43 (18.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 41 (17.23%) Embedded Engineer
4 31 (13.03%) Junior
5 24 (10.08%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 24 (10.08%) Firmware Engineer
5 24 (10.08%) Software Engineer
6 22 (9.24%) Linux Engineer
7 17 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 17 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 17 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (6.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 16 (6.72%) Graduate
8 16 (6.72%) RF Engineer
9 13 (5.46%) Applications Engineer
9 13 (5.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (5.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 12 (5.04%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.23%) Web Services
2 39 (16.39%) HTML
3 16 (6.72%) HTML5
4 15 (6.30%) CSS
5 10 (4.20%) .NET
5 10 (4.20%) Moose
5 10 (4.20%) Swing
6 8 (3.36%) REST
6 8 (3.36%) SOAP
6 8 (3.36%) XML
7 6 (2.52%) CGI
7 6 (2.52%) JSON
8 5 (2.10%) JSP
8 5 (2.10%) LAMP
8 5 (2.10%) Middleware
9 4 (1.68%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.68%) Catalyst
9 4 (1.68%) DBIx::Class
9 4 (1.68%) Java EE
10 3 (1.26%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.07%) Computer Science
2 25 (10.50%) Algorithms
3 22 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.46%) Verilog
5 10 (4.20%) Blog
5 10 (4.20%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.78%) Cyberthreat
6 9 (3.78%) Life Science
7 5 (2.10%) Animation
7 5 (2.10%) Fintech
8 4 (1.68%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.68%) PKI
8 4 (1.68%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.26%) LIMS
10 2 (0.84%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.84%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.84%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 129 (54.20%) Linux
2 56 (23.53%) Unix
3 51 (21.43%) Windows
4 27 (11.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (7.56%) Ubuntu
6 14 (5.88%) CentOS
7 8 (3.36%) Android
7 8 (3.36%) Debian
7 8 (3.36%) Solaris
8 6 (2.52%) Windows Server
9 5 (2.10%) AIX
9 5 (2.10%) HPUX
9 5 (2.10%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.68%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.42%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.21%) DevOps
2 59 (24.79%) Software Engineering
3 55 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (19.33%) Mathematics
5 28 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 27 (11.34%) Mentoring
7 25 (10.50%) Open Source
8 20 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (7.98%) Bioinformatics
9 19 (7.98%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (7.56%) Coaching
10 18 (7.56%) Test Automation
10 18 (7.56%) Test Scripting
10 18 (7.56%) Web Development
11 17 (7.14%) Informatics
11 17 (7.14%) OO
12 16 (6.72%) Data Acquisition
12 16 (6.72%) Machine Learning
13 13 (5.46%) Visualisation
14 12 (5.04%) Biology
Programming Languages
1 191 (80.25%) Python
2 83 (34.87%) JavaScript
3 76 (31.93%) Java
4 73 (30.67%) SQL
5 65 (27.31%) C
6 56 (23.53%) Bash Shell
7 41 (17.23%) C++
8 33 (13.87%) PHP
9 25 (10.50%) PowerShell
10 21 (8.82%) Shell Script
11 16 (6.72%) MATLAB
12 15 (6.30%) Embedded C
13 14 (5.88%) C#
14 12 (5.04%) Ruby
15 11 (4.62%) R
16 9 (3.78%) Tcl
17 6 (2.52%) PL/SQL
17 6 (2.52%) VBScript
18 5 (2.10%) Julia
18 5 (2.10%) MAXScript
Qualifications
1 108 (45.38%) Degree
2 24 (10.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (5.04%) CISSP
4 9 (3.78%) CISA
4 9 (3.78%) CISM
5 6 (2.52%) CCNA
5 6 (2.52%) CEH
5 6 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.52%) PhD
6 3 (1.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (1.26%) CSSLP
6 3 (1.26%) MCITP
6 3 (1.26%) MCTS
6 3 (1.26%) SANS
6 3 (1.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.84%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.84%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.10%) QA
2 3 (1.26%) GDPR
2 3 (1.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (15.97%) Firmware
2 20 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.98%) Docker
4 14 (5.88%) Active Directory
5 13 (5.46%) Hyper-V
6 12 (5.04%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (3.36%) vSphere
8 6 (2.52%) LXC
9 2 (0.84%) KVM
10 1 (0.42%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.42%) iptables
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.42%) Postfix
10 1 (0.42%) qmail
10 1 (0.42%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.42%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 42 (17.65%) Puppet
2 30 (12.61%) Ansible
3 29 (12.18%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (5.46%) Grafana
4 13 (5.46%) Munin
4 13 (5.46%) ZABBIX
5 10 (4.20%) Cobbler
6 8 (3.36%) Salt
7 6 (2.52%) Graphite
7 6 (2.52%) Graylog
7 6 (2.52%) Kibana
7 6 (2.52%) logstash
8 4 (1.68%) Nagios
8 4 (1.68%) Terraform
9 3 (1.26%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.84%) Packer
11 1 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 33 (13.87%) Oracle
2 26 (10.92%) VMware
3 21 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.40%) Red Hat
5 17 (7.14%) Perforce
6 14 (5.88%) IBM
7 8 (3.36%) Cisco
7 8 (3.36%) Splunk
8 7 (2.94%) NetApp
9 5 (2.10%) Google
9 5 (2.10%) Intel
9 5 (2.10%) NVIDIA
10 4 (1.68%) CyberArk
11 3 (1.26%) ATG
11 3 (1.26%) Blue Martini
11 3 (1.26%) BMC
11 3 (1.26%) Elastic Path
11 3 (1.26%) Thales
11 3 (1.26%) VocaLink
12 2 (0.84%) Symantec