Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 114 144
Rank change year-on-year +13 +30 -9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 7 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.53% 0.54% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% 1.17% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 2
Kent median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% +2.19% -45.20%
10th Percentile £33,050 £31,250 £25,725
90th Percentile £76,750 £45,000 £42,175
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +5.56%

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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 717 766 1236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 54.32% 45.54% 55.78%
Number of salaries quoted 611 688 1128
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Kent

Perl
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Perl in Kent

Perl
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Kent over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in Kent

Perl
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Chatham +1 1 £21,500 -21.82%
Sevenoaks -1 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Tunbridge Wells -3 1 £67,500 +50.00%
Folkestone - 1 £42,500 -
Perl
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Perl.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) IT Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) GDPR
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) COBOL
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) ETL Development
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) Games
5 1 (14.29%) Debian
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Perl Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) Gearman
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (14.29%) Mason
3 1 (14.29%) Memcached
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) ETL Development
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) IT Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) COBOL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) GDPR
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Percona
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) TOWER Software