Period
to 23 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 201 134 190
Rank change year-on-year -67 +56 +26
Permanent jobs citing Perl 45 24 65
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.77% 1.00% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.66% 1.86% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 33
10th Percentile - - £35,428
25th Percentile £37,500 - £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.44% - -5.26%
75th Percentile £52,500 £73,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £60,300
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

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 2,719 1,288 3,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.34% 53.42% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,179 980 2,298
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire - 24 £40,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire -60 11 £45,750 +1.67% 7
Essex -1 10 £72,500 -
Suffolk - 9 £40,000 -
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 40 (88.89%) Python
2 29 (64.44%) Linux
3 27 (60.00%) DevOps
4 22 (48.89%) Java
4 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
4 22 (48.89%) Degree
5 20 (44.44%) Microservices
5 20 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (37.78%) Azure
7 17 (37.78%) AWS
7 17 (37.78%) C#
7 17 (37.78%) Risk Management
7 17 (37.78%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (37.78%) Serverless
8 16 (35.56%) Mathematics
9 15 (33.33%) Ruby
9 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 15 (33.33%) React
9 15 (33.33%) User Experience
9 15 (33.33%) CI/CD
10 14 (31.11%) C++
10 14 (31.11%) Red Hat
10 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
11 13 (28.89%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (28.89%) Finance
11 13 (28.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (28.89%) Ansible
12 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills

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 (17.78%) Confluence
1 8 (17.78%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) AWS
1 17 (37.78%) Azure
1 17 (37.78%) Serverless
2 13 (28.89%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (26.67%) OpenShift
4 8 (17.78%) GitHub
5 5 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (11.11%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 5 (11.11%) Amazon S3
5 5 (11.11%) AWS CloudTrail
5 5 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (11.11%) Azure Logic Apps
5 5 (11.11%) Azure Monitor
5 5 (11.11%) Azure Sentinel
5 5 (11.11%) CloudFront
6 3 (6.67%) BrowserStack
7 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) DNS
1 2 (4.44%) SMTP
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (6.67%) GitLab
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Law
3 2 (4.44%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.44%) Social Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Analyst Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Pricing Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Pricing Developer
3 9 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Junior
4 6 (13.33%) Junior DevOps
4 6 (13.33%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Verification Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Verification Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Implementation Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 15 (33.33%) React
2 12 (26.67%) Java EE
2 12 (26.67%) REST
2 12 (26.67%) Spring
2 12 (26.67%) Spring Boot
3 5 (11.11%) JSON
3 5 (11.11%) XML
4 3 (6.67%) Express
4 3 (6.67%) HTML
4 3 (6.67%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (6.67%) Jest
4 3 (6.67%) Node.js
4 3 (6.67%) Nuxt
4 3 (6.67%) Sequelize
4 3 (6.67%) SVG
4 3 (6.67%) Vue.js
5 2 (4.44%) LAMP
5 2 (4.44%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) User Experience
2 12 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 12 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (26.67%) Virtual Team
3 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.89%) Verilog
4 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.22%) Digital TV
5 1 (2.22%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) Unix
3 6 (13.33%) Mac OS
3 6 (13.33%) Windows
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) DevOps
2 20 (44.44%) Microservices
3 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (37.78%) Risk Management
5 16 (35.56%) Mathematics
6 15 (33.33%) CI/CD
7 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
8 13 (28.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
9 12 (26.67%) Economics
9 12 (26.67%) Multithreading
9 12 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (26.67%) Release Management
9 12 (26.67%) Scrum
9 12 (26.67%) UX Design
10 5 (11.11%) Identity Management
10 5 (11.11%) Information Security
10 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) Python
2 22 (48.89%) Java
2 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
3 17 (37.78%) C#
4 15 (33.33%) Ruby
5 14 (31.11%) C++
6 12 (26.67%) C
6 12 (26.67%) Shell Script
7 7 (15.56%) Bash
7 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
8 5 (11.11%) VB
9 4 (8.89%) Tcl
10 3 (6.67%) PHP
10 3 (6.67%) SQL
11 1 (2.22%) R
11 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) GCFA
2 5 (11.11%) GCFE
2 5 (11.11%) GCIA
2 5 (11.11%) GCIH
2 5 (11.11%) SANS
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) iptables
2 2 (4.44%) NFS
2 2 (4.44%) Postfix
2 2 (4.44%) Samba
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) Ansible
2 8 (17.78%) Kubernetes
2 8 (17.78%) Terraform
3 2 (4.44%) Puppet
4 1 (2.22%) Grafana
4 1 (2.22%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Red Hat
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) Cadence
4 2 (4.44%) Clearswift
4 2 (4.44%) Symantec
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) SOASTA, Inc