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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 90 74
Rank change year-on-year +37 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 37 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.67% 1.40% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.25% 2.77% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 12
Median salary £32,159 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.53% -21.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.58%  

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 Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 510 542 590
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 50.55% 50.47% 47.28%
Number of salaries quoted 379 434 456
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 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
Colchester +10 19 £52,500 +16.66%
Saffron Walden +1 8 £31,498 -33.68% 6
Perl
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Essex region with a requirement for Perl.

1 36 (66.67%) Linux
2 29 (53.70%) Python
3 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.19%) Git (software)
5 16 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (27.78%) Red Hat
6 15 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (25.93%) HTML
8 13 (24.07%) Java
8 13 (24.07%) CSS
8 13 (24.07%) SharePoint
8 13 (24.07%) Windows
8 13 (24.07%) Informatics
8 13 (24.07%) Bioinformatics
8 13 (24.07%) Office 365
9 12 (22.22%) Visualisation
9 12 (22.22%) Bash Shell
9 12 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 12 (22.22%) Web Development
10 11 (20.37%) Degree
10 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (20.37%) Unix
10 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
10 11 (20.37%) SQL
10 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
10 11 (20.37%) Shell Script
11 10 (18.52%) Oracle
11 10 (18.52%) Computer Science
11 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (24.07%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.81%) JBoss
3 7 (12.96%) Apache
3 7 (12.96%) Apache Spark
4 5 (9.26%) nginx
5 2 (3.70%) WordPress
6 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Office 365
2 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.96%) GitHub
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (7.41%) OneDrive
5 4 (7.41%) Yammer
6 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) LDAP
1 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.26%) HTTP
3 4 (7.41%) Skype
3 4 (7.41%) SSL
4 3 (5.56%) NAS
5 2 (3.70%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) Firewall
5 2 (3.70%) Internet
5 2 (3.70%) SNMP
6 1 (1.85%) DNS
6 1 (1.85%) IGMP
6 1 (1.85%) PBX
6 1 (1.85%) Q.931
6 1 (1.85%) RTCP
6 1 (1.85%) RTP
6 1 (1.85%) SMTP
6 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.81%) CouchDB
2 8 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 7 (12.96%) MySQL
3 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.85%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.85%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.26%) Subversion
3 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) Mocha
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Developer
2 15 (27.78%) Software Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Storage Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Software Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.26%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) IT Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) HTML
2 13 (24.07%) CSS
3 9 (16.67%) .NET
4 8 (14.81%) Node.js
5 7 (12.96%) CPAN
5 7 (12.96%) DBIx::Class
5 7 (12.96%) Express
5 7 (12.96%) jQuery
5 7 (12.96%) Moose
6 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (9.26%) Dancer
6 5 (9.26%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (9.26%) Web Services
7 4 (7.41%) J2EE
7 4 (7.41%) JSON
7 4 (7.41%) XML
8 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.56%) LESS
8 3 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.70%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) e-Health
4 1 (1.85%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.85%) Life Science
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (24.07%) Windows
4 11 (20.37%) Unix
5 7 (12.96%) VMS
6 5 (9.26%) Ubuntu
6 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.85%) CentOS
7 1 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Bioinformatics
1 13 (24.07%) Informatics
2 12 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 12 (22.22%) Web Development
3 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 8 (14.81%) CRM
7 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.26%) DevOps
8 5 (9.26%) Health Informatics
8 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.26%) OOP
8 5 (9.26%) SDLC
8 5 (9.26%) Secure Coding
8 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.41%) Information Assurance
9 4 (7.41%) Microservices
9 4 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) Python
2 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.07%) Java
4 12 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 11 (20.37%) Shell Script
5 11 (20.37%) SQL
6 9 (16.67%) C#
7 5 (9.26%) C
7 5 (9.26%) Uniface
8 4 (7.41%) C++
8 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.56%) PHP
10 2 (3.70%) AWK
10 2 (3.70%) Korn
11 1 (1.85%) Go
11 1 (1.85%) Haskell
11 1 (1.85%) R
11 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.70%) RHCE
4 1 (1.85%) CISSP
4 1 (1.85%) GSEC
4 1 (1.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.67%) vSphere
3 8 (14.81%) LXC
4 5 (9.26%) Docker
5 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.85%) KVM
6 1 (1.85%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (18.52%) Puppet
3 6 (11.11%) Ansible
3 6 (11.11%) Nagios
4 5 (9.26%) CFEngine
4 5 (9.26%) ZABBIX
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.85%) Mesos
6 1 (1.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Red Hat
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle
3 9 (16.67%) NetApp
3 9 (16.67%) VMware
4 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.11%) Hortonworks
6 4 (7.41%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.85%) F5
7 1 (1.85%) Pegasus
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