Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 165 122
Rank change year-on-year -54 -43 -6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 111 222 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.12% 1.84% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.15% 3.14% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 76 186 265
East of England median annual salary £46,750 £45,951 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.74% -2.23% +4.44%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 5,155 7,077 6,987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 52.12% 58.68% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4,172 5,933 5,947
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,470 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 December 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 17 December 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
Hertfordshire +21 48 £57,500 +47.44% 8
Cambridgeshire -49 42 £47,500 - 12
Essex 0 10 £41,250 -10.81% 4
Suffolk +1 5 £37,000 -1.33% 1
Bedfordshire -2 4 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Norfolk +9 2 £37,250 -6.88% 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 100 (90.09%) Python
2 80 (72.07%) Linux
3 52 (46.85%) Bash Shell
4 41 (36.94%) TCP/IP
5 37 (33.33%) Windows
6 36 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
7 30 (27.03%) DNS
7 30 (27.03%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (25.23%) DHCP
8 28 (25.23%) Ruby
9 27 (24.32%) DevOps
10 25 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (21.62%) Degree
12 23 (20.72%) C
12 23 (20.72%) Firewall
12 23 (20.72%) Security Operations
13 21 (18.92%) PHP
13 21 (18.92%) SIEM
14 19 (17.12%) CompTIA Security+
14 19 (17.12%) Java
14 19 (17.12%) JavaScript
14 19 (17.12%) C++
14 19 (17.12%) HTTP
14 19 (17.12%) CEH
15 18 (16.22%) Software Engineering
15 18 (16.22%) PowerShell
15 18 (16.22%) Security Architecture
16 17 (15.32%) VPN
16 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
17 16 (14.41%) SSL

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 13 (11.71%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (9.91%) Confluence
3 5 (4.50%) nginx
4 3 (2.70%) Apache
5 2 (1.80%) JBoss
5 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.80%) WordPress
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.90%) CMS
6 1 (0.90%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.90%) Drupal
6 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.90%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.01%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (8.11%) Amazon S3
3 9 (8.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (7.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 8 (7.21%) Amazon Glacier
4 8 (7.21%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (7.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (7.21%) AWS CloudTrail
4 8 (7.21%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.50%) Stackdriver
6 4 (3.60%) GitHub
7 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.90%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (36.94%) TCP/IP
2 30 (27.03%) DNS
3 28 (25.23%) DHCP
4 23 (20.72%) Firewall
5 19 (17.12%) HTTP
6 17 (15.32%) VPN
7 16 (14.41%) SSL
8 14 (12.61%) VLAN
9 12 (10.81%) Wireless
10 9 (8.11%) MPLS
11 7 (6.31%) Internet
12 6 (5.41%) IGMP
12 6 (5.41%) PBX
12 6 (5.41%) RTCP
12 6 (5.41%) RTP
12 6 (5.41%) SNMP
12 6 (5.41%) VoIP
12 6 (5.41%) Wireshark
13 3 (2.70%) FTP
13 3 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (3.60%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.80%) MySQL
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.90%) Big Data
4 1 (0.90%) DB2
4 1 (0.90%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.90%) Redis
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (13.51%) Jenkins
1 15 (13.51%) Metasploit
2 14 (12.61%) Visual Studio
3 13 (11.71%) JIRA
4 11 (9.91%) Git (software)
5 8 (7.21%) Subversion
6 6 (5.41%) Bitbucket
6 6 (5.41%) GDB
6 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.41%) Valgrind
7 3 (2.70%) Burp Suite
7 3 (2.70%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.90%) Ant
8 1 (0.90%) Appium
8 1 (0.90%) Firebug
8 1 (0.90%) git-flow
8 1 (0.90%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.90%) JMeter
8 1 (0.90%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.90%) Selenium
General
1 12 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.01%) Advertising
3 7 (6.31%) Automotive
4 2 (1.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Finance
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (19.82%) Security Engineer
2 18 (16.22%) Linux Engineer
3 15 (13.51%) AWS Specialist
3 15 (13.51%) Developer
4 13 (11.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.81%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Administrator
7 10 (9.01%) Test Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (8.11%) Software Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 8 (7.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 8 (7.21%) Python Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Embedded C Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Embedded Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.41%) YAML
2 12 (10.81%) Web Services
3 10 (9.01%) HTML
4 9 (8.11%) XML
5 8 (7.21%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (7.21%) CSS
6 6 (5.41%) FreeSWITCH
7 3 (2.70%) LDAP
8 2 (1.80%) .NET
8 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.80%) CSS3
8 2 (1.80%) Django
8 2 (1.80%) JSON
8 2 (1.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.80%) Yocto
9 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.90%) HTML5
9 1 (0.90%) Node.js
9 1 (0.90%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.90%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.61%) Security Operations Centre
2 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.70%) Life Science
4 3 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.80%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.90%) Blog
6 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.90%) PKI
6 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 80 (72.07%) Linux
2 37 (33.33%) Windows
3 15 (13.51%) Kali Linux
4 12 (10.81%) Windows Server
5 9 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (6.31%) Unix
7 6 (5.41%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.60%) CentOS
9 3 (2.70%) Debian
10 2 (1.80%) Android
10 2 (1.80%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (1.80%) Solaris
11 1 (0.90%) AIX
11 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.03%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (24.32%) DevOps
3 25 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (20.72%) Security Operations
5 21 (18.92%) SIEM
6 18 (16.22%) Security Architecture
6 18 (16.22%) Software Engineering
7 16 (14.41%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (12.61%) Open Source
8 14 (12.61%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (11.71%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (11.71%) Identity Access Management
10 12 (10.81%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 12 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (10.81%) Secure Coding
10 12 (10.81%) Threat Modelling
10 12 (10.81%) Vulnerability Management
11 10 (9.01%) Test Automation
12 9 (8.11%) Computer Science
13 8 (7.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (90.09%) Python
2 52 (46.85%) Bash Shell
3 28 (25.23%) Ruby
4 23 (20.72%) C
5 21 (18.92%) PHP
6 19 (17.12%) C++
6 19 (17.12%) Java
6 19 (17.12%) JavaScript
7 18 (16.22%) PowerShell
8 16 (14.41%) VBScript
9 12 (10.81%) Go
10 10 (9.01%) C#
10 10 (9.01%) Shell Script
11 9 (8.11%) SQL
11 9 (8.11%) VBA
12 7 (6.31%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.70%) AWK
14 2 (1.80%) C-shell
14 2 (1.80%) Korn
15 1 (0.90%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 24 (21.62%) Degree
2 19 (17.12%) CEH
2 19 (17.12%) CompTIA Security+
3 15 (13.51%) SANS
4 14 (12.61%) CISSP
5 12 (10.81%) CISA
5 12 (10.81%) CISM
5 12 (10.81%) CSSLP
5 12 (10.81%) GIAC
5 12 (10.81%) SSCP
6 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
9 7 (6.31%) AWS Certification
9 7 (6.31%) CCNA
9 7 (6.31%) GCIA
10 4 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.80%) CCNP
12 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (5.41%) QA
3 4 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.60%) SLA
4 3 (2.70%) HIPAA
5 2 (1.80%) GPG13
5 2 (1.80%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.31%) Docker
2 6 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 6 (5.41%) KVM
2 6 (5.41%) VirtualBox
3 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.90%) iptables
5 1 (0.90%) NFS
5 1 (0.90%) Postfix
5 1 (0.90%) Samba
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.90%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (14.41%) Puppet
2 12 (10.81%) Nessus
2 12 (10.81%) Nmap
3 10 (9.01%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (8.11%) QRadar
5 8 (7.21%) Ansible
6 5 (4.50%) HAProxy
6 5 (4.50%) Terraform
7 4 (3.60%) CSIRT
8 3 (2.70%) EnCase
8 3 (2.70%) Salt
9 2 (1.80%) Data Guard
9 2 (1.80%) Grafana
9 2 (1.80%) Nexpose
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.90%) Munin
10 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.81%) Netsparker
2 12 (10.81%) Qualys
3 11 (9.91%) Google
4 7 (6.31%) Oracle
5 6 (5.41%) Atlassian
5 6 (5.41%) New Relic
5 6 (5.41%) VMware
6 5 (4.50%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.60%) Percona
8 3 (2.70%) Cisco
8 3 (2.70%) Splunk
9 2 (1.80%) Becrypt
9 2 (1.80%) IBM
9 2 (1.80%) Juniper
9 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.90%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.90%) CyberArk
10 1 (0.90%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.90%) hybris