Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 117 115
Rank change year-on-year -50 -2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 199 308 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.68% 2.48% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.88% 4.53% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 159 278 293
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 6,913 6,799 7,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.46% 54.70% 50.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5,783 5,773 6,433
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -53 117 £46,902 +4.23% 20
Hertfordshire -24 46 £56,250 +12.50% 8
Essex +11 18 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Norfolk +21 12 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Suffolk +17 5 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Bedfordshire +25 1 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 164 (82.41%) Python
2 91 (45.73%) JavaScript
3 89 (44.72%) Linux
4 88 (44.22%) Degree
5 80 (40.20%) SQL
6 66 (33.17%) Java
7 59 (29.65%) HTML
8 55 (27.64%) DevOps
9 53 (26.63%) Bash Shell
9 53 (26.63%) Software Engineering
10 50 (25.13%) C
11 49 (24.62%) Unix
12 48 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (20.10%) Wireless
14 39 (19.60%) Windows
14 39 (19.60%) Computer Science
15 37 (18.59%) Git (software)
16 33 (16.58%) Configuration Management
17 31 (15.58%) Oracle
18 30 (15.08%) PHP
19 29 (14.57%) Firmware
20 25 (12.56%) C++
20 25 (12.56%) Web Development
20 25 (12.56%) PowerShell
21 24 (12.06%) Ansible
21 24 (12.06%) Relational Database
22 22 (11.06%) Continuous Delivery
22 22 (11.06%) Mathematics
22 22 (11.06%) Test Automation
23 21 (10.55%) Computer Science Degree

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 8 (4.02%) Apache
2 7 (3.52%) CMS
2 7 (3.52%) JBoss
3 5 (2.51%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.01%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.51%) Drupal
5 3 (1.51%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.51%) WordPress
6 2 (1.01%) Confluence
6 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.50%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.50%) nginx
7 1 (0.50%) SAS
7 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.04%) GitHub
3 7 (3.52%) SaaS
4 4 (2.01%) Office 365
5 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.01%) IaaS
7 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 40 (20.10%) Wireless
2 15 (7.54%) SMS
3 14 (7.04%) Internet
4 10 (5.03%) HTTP
5 8 (4.02%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.51%) WLAN
7 4 (2.01%) Firewall
7 4 (2.01%) NAS
8 2 (1.01%) DNS
8 2 (1.01%) SSL
9 1 (0.50%) 5G
9 1 (0.50%) 802.11
9 1 (0.50%) IPsec
9 1 (0.50%) IPv4
9 1 (0.50%) IPv6
9 1 (0.50%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.50%) RTCP
9 1 (0.50%) RTP
9 1 (0.50%) SAN
9 1 (0.50%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.06%) Relational Database
2 16 (8.04%) MySQL
3 12 (6.03%) Data Mining
3 12 (6.03%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.52%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.52%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.02%) Text Mining
7 5 (2.51%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.51%) Big Data
9 3 (1.51%) DB2
9 3 (1.51%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (1.51%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.50%) Informix
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (18.59%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.54%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.52%) JIRA
4 4 (2.01%) Ant
4 4 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.01%) Bitbucket
4 4 (2.01%) Subversion
5 3 (1.51%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.51%) JUnit
5 3 (1.51%) Log4j
5 3 (1.51%) Mockito
5 3 (1.51%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (1.01%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.01%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.01%) Selenium
7 1 (0.50%) Gradle
7 1 (0.50%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.50%) Maven
7 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.50%) TestRail
General
1 17 (8.54%) Electronics
2 13 (6.53%) Marketing
3 9 (4.52%) Finance
4 6 (3.02%) Legal
5 5 (2.51%) Automotive
5 5 (2.51%) Games
6 4 (2.01%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.01%) Billing
8 2 (1.01%) Retail
9 1 (0.50%) Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (26.63%) Developer
2 43 (21.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (16.08%) Embedded Engineer
4 23 (11.56%) Junior
4 23 (11.56%) Software Engineer
5 18 (9.05%) Java Developer
6 16 (8.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 16 (8.04%) Graduate
6 16 (8.04%) Linux Engineer
6 16 (8.04%) Software Developer
7 15 (7.54%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 15 (7.54%) Firmware Engineer
8 13 (6.53%) Graduate Developer
9 12 (6.03%) Applications Engineer
9 12 (6.03%) Graduate Java Developer
10 11 (5.53%) Senior DevOps
10 11 (5.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.03%) JavaScript Engineer
11 10 (5.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (29.65%) HTML
2 21 (10.55%) CSS
2 21 (10.55%) Web Services
3 18 (9.05%) HTML5
4 13 (6.53%) Swing
5 11 (5.53%) .NET
5 11 (5.53%) Moose
6 6 (3.02%) Ajax
6 6 (3.02%) JSON
6 6 (3.02%) REST
6 6 (3.02%) SOAP
6 6 (3.02%) XML
7 4 (2.01%) Catalyst
7 4 (2.01%) CGI
7 4 (2.01%) DBIx::Class
7 4 (2.01%) Django
7 4 (2.01%) jQuery
7 4 (2.01%) JSP
8 3 (1.51%) JSTL
8 3 (1.51%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.60%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.53%) Verilog
4 11 (5.53%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.03%) Algorithms
6 8 (4.02%) Life Science
7 5 (2.51%) Blog
8 4 (2.01%) Animation
8 4 (2.01%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (2.01%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.51%) LIMS
10 2 (1.01%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.01%) Fintech
10 2 (1.01%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.01%) SystemC
11 1 (0.50%) Clustering
11 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 89 (44.72%) Linux
2 49 (24.62%) Unix
3 39 (19.60%) Windows
4 20 (10.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (8.54%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.52%) Solaris
7 6 (3.02%) CentOS
7 6 (3.02%) HPUX
8 5 (2.51%) Android
9 3 (1.51%) AIX
9 3 (1.51%) Debian
9 3 (1.51%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.50%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.50%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (27.64%) DevOps
2 53 (26.63%) Software Engineering
3 48 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (16.58%) Configuration Management
5 25 (12.56%) Web Development
6 22 (11.06%) Continuous Delivery
6 22 (11.06%) Mathematics
6 22 (11.06%) Test Automation
7 20 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (10.05%) Open Source
8 18 (9.05%) OO
9 17 (8.54%) Informatics
10 15 (7.54%) Requirements Analysis
11 14 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (6.53%) Bioinformatics
12 13 (6.53%) People Management
12 13 (6.53%) TDD
13 12 (6.03%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.03%) Software Testing
14 11 (5.53%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 164 (82.41%) Python
2 91 (45.73%) JavaScript
3 80 (40.20%) SQL
4 66 (33.17%) Java
5 53 (26.63%) Bash Shell
6 50 (25.13%) C
7 30 (15.08%) PHP
8 25 (12.56%) C++
8 25 (12.56%) PowerShell
9 15 (7.54%) Embedded C
10 13 (6.53%) C#
10 13 (6.53%) Tcl
11 12 (6.03%) Ruby
12 9 (4.52%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.51%) Julia
13 5 (2.51%) MATLAB
13 5 (2.51%) R
14 4 (2.01%) MAXScript
14 4 (2.01%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (44.22%) Degree
2 21 (10.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (4.02%) CISSP
4 6 (3.02%) CEH
4 6 (3.02%) CISA
4 6 (3.02%) CISM
5 3 (1.51%) PhD
6 2 (1.01%) CCNA
6 2 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.01%) HND
6 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.01%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (14.57%) Firmware
2 20 (10.05%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (6.03%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.02%) Docker
5 4 (2.01%) vSphere
6 2 (1.01%) KVM
6 2 (1.01%) LXC
7 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.50%) iptables
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (12.06%) Ansible
2 20 (10.05%) Puppet
3 17 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.51%) Cobbler
4 5 (2.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.01%) Nagios
6 3 (1.51%) Grafana
6 3 (1.51%) Munin
6 3 (1.51%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.01%) Graphite
7 2 (1.01%) Graylog
7 2 (1.01%) Kibana
7 2 (1.01%) logstash
7 2 (1.01%) Salt
7 2 (1.01%) Terraform
8 1 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 31 (15.58%) Oracle
2 15 (7.54%) VMware
3 14 (7.04%) Red Hat
4 9 (4.52%) IBM
5 6 (3.02%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.51%) Intel
6 5 (2.51%) NVIDIA
7 4 (2.01%) CyberArk
7 4 (2.01%) NetApp
7 4 (2.01%) Perforce
8 3 (1.51%) ATG
8 3 (1.51%) Blue Martini
8 3 (1.51%) Cisco
8 3 (1.51%) Elastic Path
8 3 (1.51%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.01%) Demandware
9 2 (1.01%) hybris
9 2 (1.01%) Lumension
9 2 (1.01%) Splunk
9 2 (1.01%) Tableau