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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 101 81
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.50% 0.26% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.51% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 12
Median salary £60,000 £30,000 £69,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -56.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £30,000 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £30,000 £75,000
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 Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 456 583 549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 57.00% 51.32% 57.97%
Number of salaries quoted 371 505 485
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £50,000 -
Perl
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Kent region with a requirement for Perl.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Contingency Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) NFS
2 3 (75.00%) YAML
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios

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 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) SoftLayer
1 1 (25.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Scripter
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) YAML
2 1 (25.00%) Grails
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Contingency Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk
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