The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 51 47
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool - 1.48% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.31% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £35,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.93%  
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 Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 234 181 202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 60.47% 44.69% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 174 142 168
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Perl
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Perl in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Game Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) C

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Games Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Game Development
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Post-Production
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce