Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 90 114
Rank change year-on-year -2 +24 -8
Permanent jobs citing Perl 11 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.94% 1.71% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.66% 2.90% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 20
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% - +8.82%
10th Percentile £35,250 £30,509 £31,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £54,875 £64,536
East of England median annual salary £46,250 £46,902 £47,000
% change year-on-year -1.39% -0.21% +4.44%

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 Essex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 661 829 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 56.30% 59.05% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 520 706 736
Essex median annual salary £42,250 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.05% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,625 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Essex

Perl
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Perl in Essex

Perl
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Essex over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Essex

Perl
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Essex region over the 6 months to 14 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
Saffron Walden +3 3 £40,000 +12.32% 4
Colchester +2 1 £27,500 -47.62%
Perl
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 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 Essex region with a requirement for Perl.

1 10 (90.91%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Splunk
6 2 (18.18%) SIEM
6 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (18.18%) GPG13
6 2 (18.18%) Becrypt
6 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
6 2 (18.18%) Nexpose
6 2 (18.18%) Threat Management
6 2 (18.18%) QRadar
6 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
6 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (18.18%) EnCase
6 2 (18.18%) NIST 800
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) PowerShell

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Python Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) SOC Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) Threat Management
4 1 (9.09%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 1 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) GPG13
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) NIST 800
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) EnCase
1 2 (18.18%) Nexpose
1 2 (18.18%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Becrypt
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Juniper
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Splunk