Period
to 23 September 2020

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 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 150 215
Rank change year-on-year +59 +65 -76
Permanent jobs citing Perl 42 130 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.12% 1.84% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 3.72% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 34 68 109
Median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 1,130 3,494 5,932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 57.07% 49.52% 53.96%
Number of salaries quoted 876 2,545 4,795
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +2.04%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Perl as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Perl in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

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 23 September 2020. 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 +31 30 £70,000 +55.56% 10
Hertfordshire +65 6 £38,250 -23.50% 2
Norfolk +29 4 £42,000 -16.00%
Bedfordshire +57 1 £50,000 -
Suffolk +13 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, 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 34 (80.95%) Python
2 27 (64.29%) AWS
3 21 (50.00%) Azure
4 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (35.71%) DevOps
6 12 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 11 (26.19%) Linux
8 10 (23.81%) CISSP
8 10 (23.81%) Splunk
8 10 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (23.81%) Degree
8 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
9 9 (21.43%) Security Operations Centre
9 9 (21.43%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 9 (21.43%) QRadar
9 9 (21.43%) SANS
9 9 (21.43%) Threat Intelligence
9 9 (21.43%) Darktrace
9 9 (21.43%) NIST
9 9 (21.43%) LogRhythm
9 9 (21.43%) Patch Management
9 9 (21.43%) COBIT
9 9 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (21.43%) SIEM
9 9 (21.43%) GPEN
9 9 (21.43%) Information Security
9 9 (21.43%) Information Security Management
9 9 (21.43%) Security Management
9 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
9 9 (21.43%) Risk 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:

Cloud Services
1 27 (64.29%) AWS
2 21 (50.00%) Azure
3 3 (7.14%) Office 365
4 2 (4.76%) IaaS
4 2 (4.76%) SaaS
5 1 (2.38%) GCP
5 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) RFID
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.38%) NUnit
2 1 (2.38%) Protractor
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) TestNG
2 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Security Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
3 7 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) VMware Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
1 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 2 (4.76%) CSS
1 2 (4.76%) CSS3
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
1 2 (4.76%) HTML5
1 2 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) React
2 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 9 (21.43%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 3 (7.14%) Verilog
3 2 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) CPLD
4 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) Kindle
4 1 (2.38%) Life Science
4 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.38%) VHDL
4 1 (2.38%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) DevOps
3 10 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
4 9 (21.43%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 9 (21.43%) Information Security
4 9 (21.43%) Information Security Management
4 9 (21.43%) ITIL
4 9 (21.43%) Patch Management
4 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 9 (21.43%) Security Management
4 9 (21.43%) SIEM
4 9 (21.43%) Threat Intelligence
4 9 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (19.05%) Technical Leadership
6 7 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
6 7 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
6 7 (16.67%) Migration
6 7 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) Python
2 12 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 6 (14.29%) C
4 6 (14.29%) PHP
4 6 (14.29%) VBScript
5 5 (11.90%) C++
6 4 (9.52%) Java
7 3 (7.14%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.38%) C#
9 1 (2.38%) Go
9 1 (2.38%) R
9 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) CISSP
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) GPEN
2 9 (21.43%) Postgraduate
2 9 (21.43%) SANS
3 1 (2.38%) CEH
3 1 (2.38%) GCIA
3 1 (2.38%) GSEC
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) COBIT
1 9 (21.43%) NIST
2 1 (2.38%) DO-254
2 1 (2.38%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 13485
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) vCloud
2 3 (7.14%) vSphere
3 2 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) QRadar
2 7 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (2.38%) Graylog
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Splunk
2 9 (21.43%) Darktrace
2 9 (21.43%) IBM
2 9 (21.43%) LogRhythm
3 6 (14.29%) VMware
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
5 4 (9.52%) Juniper
6 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.38%) Apple
7 1 (2.38%) Canon
7 1 (2.38%) CrowdStrike
7 1 (2.38%) EMC
7 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.38%) Samsung