The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
UK / England
Rank 181 162 144
Rank change year-on-year -19 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1468 2014 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.87% 2.09% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.43% 4.03% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 1730 1615
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 42843 49947 49852
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 54.46% 51.95% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36793 43446 42741
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Perl as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in England

Perl
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl in England.

Salary trend for Perl in England

Perl
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in England

Perl
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -26 689 £62,500 +4.16% 118
South East +16 341 £45,000 -10.00% 72
East of England +5 174 £45,000 - 31
North West +28 104 £40,000 +14.28% 17
South West -17 80 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Yorkshire -34 34 £52,500 +31.25% 11
East Midlands -8 24 £47,500 +26.66%
West Midlands -4 14 £50,000 +17.64% 3
North East +3 7 £30,000 -25.00%
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2307 (70.83%) Python
2 2082 (63.92%) Linux
3 1312 (40.28%) Java
4 1088 (33.40%) Bash Shell
5 954 (29.29%) Unix
6 914 (28.06%) Ruby
7 897 (27.54%) Puppet
8 872 (26.77%) SQL
9 841 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
10 825 (25.33%) DevOps
11 781 (23.98%) Finance
12 761 (23.37%) MySQL
13 719 (22.08%) Windows
14 645 (19.80%) PHP
15 642 (19.71%) Opscode Chef
16 619 (19.01%) Amazon AWS
17 606 (18.61%) Oracle
18 595 (18.27%) Degree
19 592 (18.18%) Red Hat
20 584 (17.93%) JavaScript
21 567 (17.41%) C++
22 566 (17.38%) Ansible
23 521 (16.00%) VMware
24 465 (14.28%) Apache
25 464 (14.25%) Jenkins
26 461 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
26 461 (14.15%) Configuration Management
27 453 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 434 (13.33%) C
29 430 (13.20%) Git (software)

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 465 (14.28%) Apache
2 340 (10.44%) Tomcat
3 218 (6.69%) JBoss
4 194 (5.96%) OpenStack
5 164 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
6 163 (5.00%) Apache Spark
7 150 (4.61%) WebLogic
8 130 (3.99%) WebSphere
9 107 (3.29%) IIS
10 103 (3.16%) nginx
11 85 (2.61%) Confluence
12 84 (2.58%) Jetty
13 66 (2.03%) Apache Solr
14 61 (1.87%) Drupal
15 56 (1.72%) Apache Pig
16 30 (0.92%) CMS
16 30 (0.92%) WordPress
17 27 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
18 23 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
19 21 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 138 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.26%) MS Office
3 18 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.25%) SPSS
5 7 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.092%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.031%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.031%) Avid Media Composer
7 1 (0.031%) Blender
7 1 (0.031%) CATIA
7 1 (0.031%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.031%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 23 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (0.55%) Magento
3 7 (0.21%) Relativity
4 6 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.12%) OpenCart
5 4 (0.12%) Summit
6 3 (0.092%) Eikon
6 3 (0.092%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.061%) Concordance
7 2 (0.061%) CSG Singleview
7 2 (0.061%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.061%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 2 (0.061%) Ringtail
7 2 (0.061%) RMDS
8 1 (0.031%) Endur
8 1 (0.031%) Findur
8 1 (0.031%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.031%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.031%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.031%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 619 (19.01%) Amazon AWS
2 205 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 157 (4.82%) SaaS
4 87 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
5 75 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 58 (1.78%) PaaS
7 54 (1.66%) GitHub
8 47 (1.44%) Amazon S3
9 41 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
10 40 (1.23%) OpenShift
11 38 (1.17%) IaaS
12 28 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 25 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
14 24 (0.74%) Sumo Logic
15 22 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
16 20 (0.61%) Office 365
17 19 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
18 18 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
18 18 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 17 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 309 (9.49%) DNS
2 286 (8.78%) TCP/IP
3 233 (7.15%) Internet
4 225 (6.91%) Firewall
5 151 (4.64%) LDAP
6 131 (4.02%) HTTP
7 118 (3.62%) SAN
8 117 (3.59%) DHCP
9 84 (2.58%) SSL
10 76 (2.33%) Network Security
10 76 (2.33%) Wireless
11 74 (2.27%) SMTP
11 74 (2.27%) WAN
12 68 (2.09%) BGP
13 59 (1.81%) VPN
14 58 (1.78%) LAN
15 57 (1.75%) SNMP
16 55 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
17 52 (1.60%) NAS
18 43 (1.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 761 (23.37%) MySQL
2 325 (9.98%) SQL Server
3 248 (7.61%) Hadoop
4 243 (7.46%) Big Data
5 216 (6.63%) MongoDB
6 214 (6.57%) Relational Database
7 212 (6.51%) PostgreSQL
8 198 (6.08%) NoSQL
9 123 (3.78%) RDBMS
10 95 (2.92%) Redis
11 84 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 70 (2.15%) Oracle Database
13 67 (2.06%) Apache Hive
14 59 (1.81%) Couchbase
15 58 (1.78%) Riak
16 49 (1.50%) HBase
17 46 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
18 31 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
19 30 (0.92%) Data Mining
20 23 (0.71%) GIS
Development Applications
1 464 (14.25%) Jenkins
2 430 (13.20%) Git (software)
3 198 (6.08%) JIRA
4 183 (5.62%) Subversion
5 128 (3.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 109 (3.35%) Selenium
7 105 (3.22%) TeamCity
8 91 (2.79%) Maven
9 84 (2.58%) Vagrant
10 83 (2.55%) Cucumber
11 77 (2.36%) Ant
12 75 (2.30%) Hudson
13 56 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 39 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
15 34 (1.04%) Artifactory
16 32 (0.98%) JUnit
16 32 (0.98%) MSBuild
17 26 (0.80%) Gradle
17 26 (0.80%) JMeter
18 25 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 781 (23.98%) Finance
2 343 (10.53%) Banking
3 197 (6.05%) Telecoms
4 140 (4.30%) Retail
5 118 (3.62%) Front Office
6 83 (2.55%) Financial Institution
7 74 (2.27%) Marketing
8 63 (1.93%) Electronics
9 61 (1.87%) Investment Banking
10 54 (1.66%) Publishing
11 52 (1.60%) Advertising
12 43 (1.32%) Military
13 42 (1.29%) Manufacturing
14 39 (1.20%) Legal
15 38 (1.17%) Games
16 31 (0.95%) Back Office
17 18 (0.55%) Aerospace
17 18 (0.55%) Automotive
18 14 (0.43%) Law
19 13 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 693 (21.28%) Developer
2 490 (15.04%) Linux Engineer
3 437 (13.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 289 (8.87%) Administrator
5 246 (7.55%) Software Engineer
6 222 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
7 220 (6.75%) Linux Administrator
8 187 (5.74%) Analyst
9 171 (5.25%) Java Developer
9 171 (5.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 164 (5.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 164 (5.04%) Software Developer
11 157 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
12 139 (4.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 132 (4.05%) AWS Engineer
14 128 (3.93%) Applications Support
15 125 (3.84%) Test Engineer
16 121 (3.72%) Consultant
17 116 (3.56%) Senior Developer
18 112 (3.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (10.35%) HTML
2 304 (9.33%) CSS
3 286 (8.78%) .NET
4 283 (8.69%) LAMP
5 249 (7.65%) Web Services
6 196 (6.02%) AngularJS
7 183 (5.62%) XML
8 137 (4.21%) Middleware
9 126 (3.87%) jQuery
10 120 (3.68%) Node.js
11 115 (3.53%) HTML5
12 112 (3.44%) Elastic Stack
13 109 (3.35%) Spring
14 93 (2.86%) React
15 91 (2.79%) J2EE
16 80 (2.46%) Java EE
17 77 (2.36%) CSS3
18 75 (2.30%) Hibernate
19 71 (2.18%) Symfony
20 70 (2.15%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 376 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 236 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 216 (6.63%) Data Centre
4 174 (5.34%) Fintech
5 87 (2.67%) Clustering
6 82 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
7 80 (2.46%) Management Information System
8 77 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 72 (2.21%) Hedge funds
10 69 (2.12%) Derivative
11 63 (1.93%) Data Structures
12 62 (1.90%) PKI
13 56 (1.72%) Equities
14 51 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
15 50 (1.54%) Algorithms
16 48 (1.47%) User Experience
17 46 (1.41%) Mobile App
18 44 (1.35%) Fixed Income
19 37 (1.14%) Private Cloud
20 36 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2082 (63.92%) Linux
2 954 (29.29%) Unix
3 719 (22.08%) Windows
4 453 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 296 (9.09%) CentOS
6 172 (5.28%) Solaris
7 156 (4.79%) Windows Server
8 153 (4.70%) Android
9 126 (3.87%) Ubuntu
10 123 (3.78%) Apple iOS
11 71 (2.18%) Debian
12 44 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 42 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 41 (1.26%) AIX
14 41 (1.26%) SUSE
15 26 (0.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 24 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
17 21 (0.64%) VMS
18 20 (0.61%) Fedora
18 20 (0.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 841 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
2 825 (25.33%) DevOps
3 461 (14.15%) Configuration Management
3 461 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
4 423 (12.99%) Software Engineering
5 319 (9.79%) Scrum
6 292 (8.97%) Open Source
7 276 (8.47%) Mentoring
8 246 (7.55%) OO
9 227 (6.97%) SDLC
10 221 (6.79%) Web Development
11 220 (6.75%) Analytics
12 183 (5.62%) TDD
13 179 (5.50%) Information Security
14 176 (5.40%) Project Management
15 172 (5.28%) ITIL
16 151 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
17 140 (4.30%) Cybersecurity
18 138 (4.24%) E-Commerce
19 136 (4.18%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2307 (70.83%) Python
2 1312 (40.28%) Java
3 1088 (33.40%) Bash Shell
4 914 (28.06%) Ruby
5 872 (26.77%) SQL
6 645 (19.80%) PHP
7 584 (17.93%) JavaScript
8 567 (17.41%) C++
9 434 (13.33%) C
10 411 (12.62%) C#
11 334 (10.25%) PowerShell
12 264 (8.11%) Shell Script
13 138 (4.24%) Go
14 98 (3.01%) Korn
15 75 (2.30%) PL/SQL
16 64 (1.96%) Scala
17 62 (1.90%) VB
18 59 (1.81%) Bourne shell
19 51 (1.57%) Tcl
20 50 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 595 (18.27%) Degree
2 176 (5.40%) Security Cleared
3 88 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 70 (2.15%) SC Cleared
5 62 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 48 (1.47%) CISSP
8 42 (1.29%) AWS Certification
9 36 (1.11%) RHCE
10 33 (1.01%) OSCP
11 32 (0.98%) CEH
11 32 (0.98%) GIAC
12 30 (0.92%) CCNP
12 30 (0.92%) CISA
13 29 (0.89%) CCNA
13 29 (0.89%) ISTQB
14 28 (0.86%) CISM
15 26 (0.80%) PhD
16 22 (0.68%) ISEB
17 21 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (6.23%) QA
2 67 (2.06%) PCI DSS
3 52 (1.60%) SLA
4 42 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.40%) JTAG
5 13 (0.40%) MISRA
6 12 (0.37%) PMO
7 11 (0.34%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.28%) MiFID
9 7 (0.21%) COBIT
9 7 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 7 (0.21%) SDET
10 5 (0.15%) GCP
11 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.092%) IEC 61508
13 2 (0.061%) Cyber Essentials
13 2 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.031%) GDPR
14 1 (0.031%) ISO13485
14 1 (0.031%) MISRA C
System Software
1 394 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 329 (10.10%) Docker
3 166 (5.10%) Active Directory
4 130 (3.99%) Hyper-V
5 83 (2.55%) NFS
6 62 (1.90%) KVM
7 48 (1.47%) vSphere
7 48 (1.47%) Xen
8 46 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
9 40 (1.23%) iptables
10 37 (1.14%) Firmware
11 36 (1.11%) Postfix
11 36 (1.11%) vCloud
12 27 (0.83%) LXC
12 27 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
13 24 (0.74%) VMware ESX
14 22 (0.68%) Varnish
15 19 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
16 17 (0.52%) Snort
17 16 (0.49%) Squid
Systems Management
1 897 (27.54%) Puppet
2 642 (19.71%) Opscode Chef
3 566 (17.38%) Ansible
4 294 (9.03%) Nagios
5 182 (5.59%) Salt
6 99 (3.04%) Terraform
7 76 (2.33%) Kibana
7 76 (2.33%) ZABBIX
8 69 (2.12%) logstash
8 69 (2.12%) Red Hat Satellite
9 68 (2.09%) Kubernetes
10 55 (1.69%) SELinux
11 45 (1.38%) CFEngine
12 39 (1.20%) OpenView
13 35 (1.07%) Control-M
13 35 (1.07%) Grafana
13 35 (1.07%) Nessus
14 31 (0.95%) Rundeck
15 28 (0.86%) Nmap
16 25 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 606 (18.61%) Oracle
2 592 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 521 (16.00%) VMware
4 223 (6.85%) Microsoft
5 147 (4.51%) Splunk
6 121 (3.72%) Cisco
7 117 (3.59%) HP
8 114 (3.50%) Sybase
9 73 (2.24%) NetApp
10 67 (2.06%) Atlassian
11 58 (1.78%) IBM
12 57 (1.75%) Google
13 50 (1.54%) Juniper
14 46 (1.41%) F5
15 45 (1.38%) Sun
16 43 (1.32%) New Relic
16 43 (1.32%) Zend
17 41 (1.26%) SaltStack
17 41 (1.26%) SolarWinds
18 38 (1.17%) Cognizant
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 Per Annum 50-62K + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & equity
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + stock options
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Large Pension + Flexible Bonus's
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday