Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 93 111
Rank change year-on-year -111 +18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 177 380 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.37% 3.11% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.39% 5.59% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 130 312 309
East of England median annual salary £52,090 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.76% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £61,250
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 7,402 6,799 7,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 57.35% 55.71% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5,953 5,712 6,100
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,750
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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -113 82 £45,000 - 23
Hertfordshire -2 64 £60,000 +26.32% 5
Suffolk +18 13 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Essex -41 7 £52,500 +56.72% 6
Norfolk - 7 £55,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +25 3 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 142 (80.23%) Python
2 82 (46.33%) Linux
3 72 (40.68%) Java
4 69 (38.98%) SQL
5 64 (36.16%) Degree
5 64 (36.16%) Bash Shell
6 61 (34.46%) JavaScript
7 59 (33.33%) HTML
8 54 (30.51%) DevOps
9 48 (27.12%) Unix
10 45 (25.42%) Git (software)
11 40 (22.60%) Configuration Management
12 34 (19.21%) Windows
12 34 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (18.08%) Ansible
14 30 (16.95%) Computer Science
15 29 (16.38%) OO
15 29 (16.38%) C
16 27 (15.25%) PowerShell
17 26 (14.69%) Problem-Solving
18 25 (14.12%) Docker
18 25 (14.12%) Puppet
18 25 (14.12%) Wireless
19 24 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (13.56%) Relational Database
20 23 (12.99%) Opscode Chef
20 23 (12.99%) Virtual Machines
20 23 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
21 21 (11.86%) Continuous Delivery
21 21 (11.86%) Oracle

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 (10.17%) Apache
2 14 (7.91%) CMS
3 8 (4.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (4.52%) MQSeries
3 8 (4.52%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (3.39%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.82%) Drupal
5 5 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (2.82%) WordPress
6 4 (2.26%) CloudStack
6 4 (2.26%) JBoss
6 4 (2.26%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.69%) SAS
8 2 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.13%) Confluence
8 2 (1.13%) IIS
8 2 (1.13%) nginx
8 2 (1.13%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Magento
2 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (8.47%) SaaS
3 13 (7.34%) GitHub
4 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (3.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.26%) Office 365
9 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.12%) Wireless
2 14 (7.91%) TCP/IP
3 11 (6.21%) DNS
3 11 (6.21%) Internet
4 10 (5.65%) NAS
5 7 (3.95%) DHCP
5 7 (3.95%) SMS
6 6 (3.39%) Firewall
6 6 (3.39%) IPsec
6 6 (3.39%) IPv4
6 6 (3.39%) IPv6
6 6 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (2.82%) 5G
7 5 (2.82%) 802.11
7 5 (2.82%) HSPA
7 5 (2.82%) LTE
7 5 (2.82%) RTCP
7 5 (2.82%) RTP
7 5 (2.82%) SNMP
7 5 (2.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.56%) Relational Database
2 11 (6.21%) RDBMS
3 8 (4.52%) DB2
3 8 (4.52%) Jackrabbit
4 7 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.39%) MySQL
5 6 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.82%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.82%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.13%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.56%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.56%) Redis
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (25.42%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.78%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.65%) Subversion
4 8 (4.52%) Ant
4 8 (4.52%) Eclipse
4 8 (4.52%) JUnit
4 8 (4.52%) Log4j
4 8 (4.52%) Mockito
4 8 (4.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 7 (3.95%) JIRA
6 5 (2.82%) ClearCase
6 5 (2.82%) LabVIEW
6 5 (2.82%) Mercurial
6 5 (2.82%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.26%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.69%) Rational Team Concert
8 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.13%) Toad
10 1 (0.56%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (6.78%) Electronics
2 10 (5.65%) Marketing
3 6 (3.39%) Finance
4 3 (1.69%) Games
5 2 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (25.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (23.73%) Developer
3 19 (10.73%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (9.04%) Embedded Engineer
4 16 (9.04%) Java Developer
5 15 (8.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 13 (7.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (7.34%) Python Engineer
6 13 (7.34%) Software Developer
7 12 (6.78%) Junior
7 12 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (6.21%) Administrator
8 11 (6.21%) Architect
8 11 (6.21%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 11 (6.21%) Firmware Engineer
8 11 (6.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (5.08%) AWS DevOps
9 9 (5.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.08%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (33.33%) HTML
2 16 (9.04%) CSS
3 13 (7.34%) Ajax
3 13 (7.34%) JSON
4 12 (6.78%) Web Services
5 10 (5.65%) .NET
6 9 (5.08%) J2EE
6 9 (5.08%) XML
7 8 (4.52%) EJB
7 8 (4.52%) JDBC
7 8 (4.52%) JMS
7 8 (4.52%) JSP
7 8 (4.52%) JSTL
7 8 (4.52%) Servlets
7 8 (4.52%) SOAP
7 8 (4.52%) Struts
7 8 (4.52%) Swing
7 8 (4.52%) XHTML
7 8 (4.52%) XSD
7 8 (4.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.95%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.30%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.78%) Life Science
5 6 (3.39%) User Experience
6 5 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.82%) NHS
6 5 (2.82%) PACS
6 5 (2.82%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.82%) SystemC
7 4 (2.26%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.26%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.26%) Verilog
8 3 (1.69%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.69%) iPhone
8 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.13%) LIMS
9 2 (1.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 82 (46.33%) Linux
2 48 (27.12%) Unix
3 34 (19.21%) Windows
4 15 (8.47%) Solaris
5 13 (7.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (5.65%) CentOS
6 10 (5.65%) HPUX
7 7 (3.95%) Ubuntu
8 6 (3.39%) VxWorks
9 5 (2.82%) Android
10 3 (1.69%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.13%) AIX
11 2 (1.13%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.13%) VMS
12 1 (0.56%) Debian
12 1 (0.56%) FreeRTOS
12 1 (0.56%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.56%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.51%) DevOps
2 40 (22.60%) Configuration Management
3 34 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (16.38%) OO
5 26 (14.69%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (11.86%) Continuous Delivery
8 19 (10.73%) Mathematics
8 19 (10.73%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (9.04%) Software Engineering
10 13 (7.34%) E-Commerce
11 12 (6.78%) Informatics
11 12 (6.78%) Open Source
11 12 (6.78%) TDD
12 11 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.65%) Open Source Development
13 10 (5.65%) Test Automation
13 10 (5.65%) Web Development
14 9 (5.08%) Migration
14 9 (5.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 142 (80.23%) Python
2 72 (40.68%) Java
3 69 (38.98%) SQL
4 64 (36.16%) Bash Shell
5 61 (34.46%) JavaScript
6 29 (16.38%) C
7 27 (15.25%) PowerShell
8 19 (10.73%) Ruby
9 16 (9.04%) C#
9 16 (9.04%) PHP
10 14 (7.91%) C++
11 12 (6.78%) Tcl
12 7 (3.95%) MATLAB
13 6 (3.39%) Embedded C
13 6 (3.39%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.26%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.69%) Lua
15 3 (1.69%) VBA
16 2 (1.13%) Objective-C
16 2 (1.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 64 (36.16%) Degree
2 13 (7.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.39%) PhD
4 3 (1.69%) CEH
4 3 (1.69%) CISA
4 3 (1.69%) CISM
4 3 (1.69%) GIAC
4 3 (1.69%) JNCIE
5 2 (1.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (1.13%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.13%) CRISC
5 2 (1.13%) HND
6 1 (0.56%) CISSP
6 1 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.56%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (14.12%) Docker
2 23 (12.99%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (9.04%) Firmware
4 7 (3.95%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.26%) vSphere
7 2 (1.13%) Ceph
7 2 (1.13%) NFS
7 2 (1.13%) Varnish
8 1 (0.56%) Postfix
8 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (18.08%) Ansible
2 25 (14.12%) Puppet
3 23 (12.99%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (5.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (3.95%) Kubernetes
6 4 (2.26%) Grafana
6 4 (2.26%) Munin
6 4 (2.26%) Nagios
6 4 (2.26%) Salt
6 4 (2.26%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.69%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.69%) Nessus
8 2 (1.13%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.13%) yum
9 1 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.56%) Nmap
9 1 (0.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (11.86%) Oracle
2 11 (6.21%) IBM
3 9 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.08%) VMware
4 8 (4.52%) ATG
4 8 (4.52%) Blue Martini
4 8 (4.52%) Demandware
4 8 (4.52%) Elastic Path
4 8 (4.52%) hybris
5 6 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.82%) Cadence
6 5 (2.82%) Google
6 5 (2.82%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.82%) Sun
6 5 (2.82%) Synopsys
6 5 (2.82%) Veeam
7 4 (2.26%) NetApp
8 3 (1.69%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.69%) EMC
9 2 (1.13%) Juniper