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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 158 144
Rank change year-on-year -35 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1508 1988 2374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.82% 2.15% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.25% 4.05% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 1708 1925
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 46376 49125 53860
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 56.08% 53.12% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39169 43047 46380
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -40 724 £62,500 +4.16% 101
South East -1 362 £48,750 -2.50% 46
East of England -21 162 £50,000 +5.26% 22
South West -13 83 £37,500 -16.66% 11
North West -17 77 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Yorkshire -31 59 £45,000 +16.88% 8
West Midlands +10 25 £48,500 +14.11% 1
East Midlands -12 11 £35,000 -22.22% 7
North East +6 5 £35,000 -13.58% 2
Perl
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 2202 (73.52%) Python
2 2001 (66.81%) Linux
3 1124 (37.53%) Java
4 1052 (35.13%) Bash Shell
5 906 (30.25%) Unix
6 834 (27.85%) Ruby
7 825 (27.55%) Puppet
8 802 (26.78%) DevOps
9 768 (25.64%) SQL
10 711 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
11 702 (23.44%) Finance
12 630 (21.04%) Windows
13 623 (20.80%) MySQL
14 606 (20.23%) Amazon AWS
15 575 (19.20%) Opscode Chef
16 558 (18.63%) Ansible
17 556 (18.56%) PHP
18 552 (18.43%) Degree
19 548 (18.30%) JavaScript
20 522 (17.43%) Red Hat
21 520 (17.36%) Oracle
22 498 (16.63%) C++
23 455 (15.19%) Jenkins
24 451 (15.06%) Git (software)
25 429 (14.32%) VMware
26 412 (13.76%) Apache
27 403 (13.46%) Configuration Management
28 382 (12.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
29 378 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
30 370 (12.35%) Software Engineering

Perl
Co-occurring 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
1 412 (13.76%) Apache
2 258 (8.61%) Tomcat
3 151 (5.04%) OpenStack
4 138 (4.61%) JBoss
5 118 (3.94%) Apache Spark
5 118 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
6 115 (3.84%) nginx
7 87 (2.90%) IIS
8 77 (2.57%) WebLogic
9 65 (2.17%) WebSphere
10 57 (1.90%) Jetty
11 54 (1.80%) Confluence
12 52 (1.74%) Apache Solr
13 41 (1.37%) Drupal
14 33 (1.10%) Apache Pig
15 27 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 24 (0.80%) WordPress
17 23 (0.77%) CMS
18 21 (0.70%) SharePoint
19 19 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.17%) Inkscape
5 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.13%) GIMP
7 3 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.067%) SPSS
9 1 (0.033%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.033%) Autodesk Flame
9 1 (0.033%) Avid Media Composer
9 1 (0.033%) Baselight
9 1 (0.033%) Houdini
9 1 (0.033%) Maya
9 1 (0.033%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.033%) NUKE
9 1 (0.033%) Stata
Business Applications
1 51 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.43%) Summit
3 12 (0.40%) Magento
4 7 (0.23%) Global One
5 6 (0.20%) Relativity
6 5 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.13%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.067%) Advent Geneva
8 2 (0.067%) Front Arena
8 2 (0.067%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.067%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.067%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.033%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.033%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.033%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.033%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.033%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.033%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 606 (20.23%) Amazon AWS
2 223 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 163 (5.44%) SaaS
4 84 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
5 82 (2.74%) GitHub
6 63 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 58 (1.94%) PaaS
8 54 (1.80%) Amazon S3
9 52 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
10 50 (1.67%) IaaS
11 39 (1.30%) OpenShift
12 32 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
13 31 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
14 28 (0.93%) Office 365
15 26 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
16 25 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 11 (0.37%) Force.com
18 10 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 10 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 9 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 288 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 267 (8.91%) Firewall
3 265 (8.85%) DNS
4 210 (7.01%) Internet
5 150 (5.01%) HTTP
6 123 (4.11%) LDAP
7 104 (3.47%) SAN
8 103 (3.44%) VPN
9 99 (3.31%) BGP
10 97 (3.24%) WAN
11 87 (2.90%) Wireless
12 81 (2.70%) DHCP
12 81 (2.70%) Network Security
13 73 (2.44%) OSPF
14 66 (2.20%) Junos
15 63 (2.10%) VoIP
16 62 (2.07%) SNMP
17 61 (2.04%) LAN
18 60 (2.00%) SSH
19 57 (1.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 623 (20.80%) MySQL
2 285 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 211 (7.05%) PostgreSQL
4 204 (6.81%) MongoDB
5 195 (6.51%) NoSQL
6 189 (6.31%) Relational Database
7 172 (5.74%) Hadoop
8 167 (5.58%) Big Data
9 89 (2.97%) RDBMS
10 88 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 68 (2.27%) Redis
12 66 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
13 64 (2.14%) Oracle Database
14 46 (1.54%) MariaDB
15 41 (1.37%) Apache Hive
16 38 (1.27%) DB2
17 37 (1.24%) Riak
18 36 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
19 35 (1.17%) Data Mining
20 33 (1.10%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 455 (15.19%) Jenkins
2 451 (15.06%) Git (software)
3 169 (5.64%) Subversion
4 154 (5.14%) JIRA
5 96 (3.21%) Maven
6 85 (2.84%) Selenium
7 83 (2.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 82 (2.74%) TeamCity
9 78 (2.60%) Vagrant
10 74 (2.47%) Ant
11 50 (1.67%) Cucumber
12 49 (1.64%) JUnit
13 47 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 45 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
15 43 (1.44%) Hudson
16 37 (1.24%) Gradle
17 34 (1.14%) Artifactory
18 31 (1.04%) gulp
19 29 (0.97%) Eclipse
19 29 (0.97%) JMeter
General
1 702 (23.44%) Finance
2 303 (10.12%) Banking
3 241 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 155 (5.18%) Retail
5 117 (3.91%) Marketing
6 111 (3.71%) Investment Banking
7 91 (3.04%) Electronics
8 83 (2.77%) Front Office
9 77 (2.57%) Retail Banking
10 71 (2.37%) Manufacturing
11 60 (2.00%) Financial Institution
11 60 (2.00%) Publishing
12 47 (1.57%) Aerospace
13 42 (1.40%) Automotive
14 27 (0.90%) Legal
15 25 (0.83%) Games
16 24 (0.80%) Advertising
17 16 (0.53%) Law
18 13 (0.43%) Back Office
18 13 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 656 (21.90%) Developer
2 436 (14.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 403 (13.46%) Linux Engineer
4 280 (9.35%) Administrator
5 234 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
6 228 (7.61%) Linux Administrator
7 192 (6.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 182 (6.08%) Analyst
9 178 (5.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 166 (5.54%) Java Developer
10 166 (5.54%) Software Engineer
11 153 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
12 144 (4.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 142 (4.74%) Software Developer
14 120 (4.01%) Senior Developer
15 119 (3.97%) Network Engineer
16 111 (3.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
17 109 (3.64%) Architect
18 108 (3.61%) Support Engineer
19 99 (3.31%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (10.48%) HTML
2 265 (8.85%) CSS
3 252 (8.41%) LAMP
4 237 (7.91%) .NET
5 218 (7.28%) Web Services
6 146 (4.87%) XML
7 118 (3.94%) AngularJS
8 105 (3.51%) Spring
9 96 (3.21%) jQuery
10 92 (3.07%) Middleware
11 89 (2.97%) HTML5
11 89 (2.97%) Node.js
11 89 (2.97%) REST
12 83 (2.77%) J2EE
13 82 (2.74%) Elastic Stack
14 72 (2.40%) Ajax
15 63 (2.10%) CSS3
16 61 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
17 60 (2.00%) React
18 59 (1.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 350 (11.69%) Computer Science
2 258 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
3 212 (7.08%) Data Centre
4 122 (4.07%) Fintech
5 115 (3.84%) Management Information System
6 77 (2.57%) Greenfield Project
7 74 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
8 72 (2.40%) Algorithms
9 66 (2.20%) Hedge funds
10 64 (2.14%) Data Structures
11 63 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
12 54 (1.80%) Private Cloud
13 52 (1.74%) Derivative
14 49 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 49 (1.64%) Public Cloud
15 47 (1.57%) User Experience
16 42 (1.40%) Clustering
17 38 (1.27%) Equities
18 34 (1.14%) Mobile App
19 33 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2001 (66.81%) Linux
2 906 (30.25%) Unix
3 630 (21.04%) Windows
4 382 (12.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 302 (10.08%) CentOS
6 180 (6.01%) Solaris
7 150 (5.01%) Ubuntu
8 125 (4.17%) Windows Server
9 107 (3.57%) Debian
10 101 (3.37%) Android
11 81 (2.70%) Apple iOS
12 61 (2.04%) AIX
13 56 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
14 50 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 30 (1.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 26 (0.87%) SUSE
17 24 (0.80%) Mac OS X
17 24 (0.80%) VMS
18 21 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
19 18 (0.60%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 802 (26.78%) DevOps
2 711 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
3 403 (13.46%) Configuration Management
4 378 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
5 370 (12.35%) Software Engineering
6 269 (8.98%) Open Source
7 224 (7.48%) Mentoring
8 217 (7.25%) Test Automation
9 216 (7.21%) OO
10 213 (7.11%) High Availability
11 205 (6.84%) Scrum
12 190 (6.34%) SDLC
13 170 (5.68%) ITIL
14 169 (5.64%) Web Development
15 159 (5.31%) Load Balancing
16 153 (5.11%) Project Management
17 149 (4.97%) Analytics
18 147 (4.91%) Low Latency
19 146 (4.87%) Information Security
20 141 (4.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2202 (73.52%) Python
2 1124 (37.53%) Java
3 1052 (35.13%) Bash Shell
4 834 (27.85%) Ruby
5 768 (25.64%) SQL
6 556 (18.56%) PHP
7 548 (18.30%) JavaScript
8 498 (16.63%) C++
9 368 (12.29%) C
10 333 (11.12%) C#
11 322 (10.75%) PowerShell
12 240 (8.01%) Shell Script
13 117 (3.91%) PL/SQL
14 94 (3.14%) Korn
15 87 (2.90%) Go
16 69 (2.30%) VB
17 60 (2.00%) Bourne shell
17 60 (2.00%) R
18 52 (1.74%) Scala
19 35 (1.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 552 (18.43%) Degree
2 238 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 99 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
4 88 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 73 (2.44%) CCNP
6 67 (2.24%) CISSP
7 43 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 41 (1.37%) ISTQB
9 40 (1.34%) CISM
10 39 (1.30%) CCNA
10 39 (1.30%) ISEB
11 36 (1.20%) CCIE
12 35 (1.17%) Master's Degree
13 33 (1.10%) CISA
14 32 (1.07%) SC Cleared
15 30 (1.00%) DV Cleared
15 30 (1.00%) OSCP
16 26 (0.87%) RHCE
17 25 (0.83%) JNCIA
17 25 (0.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (4.57%) QA
2 46 (1.54%) SLA
3 45 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 9 (0.30%) COBIT
7 9 (0.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 8 (0.27%) GDPR
9 7 (0.23%) GCP
10 5 (0.17%) MiFID
10 5 (0.17%) NIST 800
11 4 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.13%) PMO
11 4 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.13%) SAS 70
12 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 3 (0.10%) JTAG
12 3 (0.10%) MISRA
13 1 (0.033%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 346 (11.55%) Docker
2 316 (10.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 148 (4.94%) Active Directory
4 85 (2.84%) NFS
5 84 (2.80%) Hyper-V
6 83 (2.77%) KVM
7 67 (2.24%) Firmware
7 67 (2.24%) iptables
8 60 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
9 55 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
10 45 (1.50%) LXC
10 45 (1.50%) vSphere
11 38 (1.27%) Xen
12 24 (0.80%) XenServer
13 23 (0.77%) Postfix
13 23 (0.77%) Varnish
13 23 (0.77%) vCloud
14 20 (0.67%) Snort
15 15 (0.50%) Dovecot
16 14 (0.47%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 825 (27.55%) Puppet
2 575 (19.20%) Opscode Chef
3 558 (18.63%) Ansible
4 251 (8.38%) Nagios
5 180 (6.01%) Salt
6 95 (3.17%) Kubernetes
6 95 (3.17%) Terraform
7 93 (3.11%) ZABBIX
8 51 (1.70%) SELinux
9 50 (1.67%) CFEngine
10 48 (1.60%) logstash
11 43 (1.44%) Kibana
12 34 (1.14%) Grafana
13 33 (1.10%) Cacti
13 33 (1.10%) Munin
14 31 (1.04%) Control-M
14 31 (1.04%) Icinga
14 31 (1.04%) Red Hat Satellite
15 29 (0.97%) OpenView
16 28 (0.93%) Nessus
Vendors
1 522 (17.43%) Red Hat
2 520 (17.36%) Oracle
3 429 (14.32%) VMware
4 251 (8.38%) Microsoft
5 171 (5.71%) Cisco
6 166 (5.54%) Splunk
7 105 (3.51%) HP
8 88 (2.94%) Sybase
9 86 (2.87%) Juniper
10 75 (2.50%) IBM
11 61 (2.04%) NetApp
12 58 (1.94%) TIBCO
13 55 (1.84%) Google
13 55 (1.84%) SaltStack
13 55 (1.84%) SAP
14 50 (1.67%) SolarWinds
15 49 (1.64%) F5
16 39 (1.30%) Zend
17 37 (1.24%) CheckPoint
17 37 (1.24%) Sun
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Freshtechit
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
SidTech Limited
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48-58k + 30 Days holiday + Medical Ins + Dental Ins + Pension +More!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives.
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives.
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £700000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65k-68k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago