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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > London
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 457 338 321
Rank change year-on-year -119 -17 -73
Permanent jobs citing Perl 587 374 295
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.77% 0.90% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 1.46% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 234 245 253
10th Percentile £48,091 £48,462 £40,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +3.70%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £98,750 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 46,066 25,664 18,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 60.22% 61.45% 57.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19,339 17,153 15,839
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £106,250 £105,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in London

Perl
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Perl in London.

Salary trend for Perl in London

Perl
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Perl in London over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Perl in London

Perl
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the London region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -17 81 £85,000 -8.11% 15
South London +11 59 £42,500 -32.54%
West London -5 59 £67,500 +22.73% 3
East London -39 20 £42,000 -44.00%
North London -26 9 - -
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Perl.

1 509 (86.71%) Python
2 314 (53.49%) Java
3 296 (50.43%) SQL
3 296 (50.43%) Linux
3 296 (50.43%) Finance
4 260 (44.29%) Unix
5 257 (43.78%) JavaScript
5 257 (43.78%) AWS
6 252 (42.93%) Agile
7 233 (39.69%) Docker
8 224 (38.16%) Azure
9 220 (37.48%) Git (software)
10 216 (36.80%) Shell Script
11 212 (36.12%) Ruby
11 212 (36.12%) CI/CD
12 198 (33.73%) Test Automation
13 197 (33.56%) MySQL
14 191 (32.54%) PowerShell
15 186 (31.69%) Kubernetes
16 181 (30.83%) Mentoring
17 180 (30.66%) PostgreSQL
18 176 (29.98%) PHP
19 174 (29.64%) NoSQL
20 172 (29.30%) TDD
21 171 (29.13%) SQL Server
22 166 (28.28%) Internet
23 165 (28.11%) Microservices
24 159 (27.09%) Algorithms
25 158 (26.92%) DevOps
25 158 (26.92%) OOP

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 157 (26.75%) Apache Spark
2 34 (5.79%) nginx
3 22 (3.75%) Apache
4 17 (2.90%) Apache Solr
5 12 (2.04%) Apache Pig
6 9 (1.53%) Confluence
7 8 (1.36%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.19%) IIS
9 6 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.85%) Apache Pulsar
10 5 (0.85%) MediaWiki
10 5 (0.85%) Moodle
11 2 (0.34%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.17%) iPlanet
12 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.17%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (0.17%) Houdini
1 1 (0.17%) Maya
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.51%) Fidessa
2 2 (0.34%) RMDS
3 1 (0.17%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 257 (43.78%) AWS
2 224 (38.16%) Azure
3 153 (26.06%) Serverless
4 141 (24.02%) OpenShift
5 128 (21.81%) AWS Lambda
6 126 (21.47%) Cloud Functions
7 42 (7.16%) GitHub
8 35 (5.96%) GCP
9 26 (4.43%) Azure DevOps
10 22 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (2.39%) SaaS
12 13 (2.21%) IaaS
13 12 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
13 12 (2.04%) Amazon S3
13 12 (2.04%) WhatsApp
14 11 (1.87%) PaaS
15 10 (1.70%) Microsoft 365
15 10 (1.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 8 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
17 6 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 166 (28.28%) Internet
2 41 (6.98%) DNS
3 36 (6.13%) Firewall
4 20 (3.41%) VPN
5 19 (3.24%) Network Security
6 17 (2.90%) BGP
7 14 (2.39%) DHCP
7 14 (2.39%) MPLS
8 13 (2.21%) TCP/IP
9 10 (1.70%) tcpdump
10 9 (1.53%) Broadband
10 9 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (1.53%) OSPF
10 9 (1.53%) Wireshark
11 8 (1.36%) FTP
11 8 (1.36%) HTTP
11 8 (1.36%) IOS XR
11 8 (1.36%) NX-OS
12 7 (1.19%) Software-Defined Networking
12 7 (1.19%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (33.56%) MySQL
2 180 (30.66%) PostgreSQL
3 174 (29.64%) NoSQL
4 171 (29.13%) SQL Server
5 149 (25.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 135 (23.00%) MongoDB
7 131 (22.32%) Flink
8 27 (4.60%) Big Data
8 27 (4.60%) Bigtable
9 25 (4.26%) Hadoop
10 18 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (2.90%) Redis
12 16 (2.73%) Apache Hive
13 15 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (2.04%) HBase
15 10 (1.70%) Data Mining
15 10 (1.70%) InfluxDB
16 7 (1.19%) Apache Accumulo
16 7 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 6 (1.02%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 220 (37.48%) Git (software)
2 148 (25.21%) JIRA
3 145 (24.70%) Subversion
4 135 (23.00%) Maven
5 129 (21.98%) Ant
5 129 (21.98%) Gradle
6 82 (13.97%) Jenkins
7 41 (6.98%) GitLab
8 25 (4.26%) Selenium
9 11 (1.87%) TeamCity
10 8 (1.36%) IBM UrbanCode
11 7 (1.19%) Bitbucket
12 6 (1.02%) Bitbucket Server
12 6 (1.02%) JMeter
12 6 (1.02%) NeoLoad
13 5 (0.85%) gulp
13 5 (0.85%) Metasploit
13 5 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (0.68%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 296 (50.43%) Finance
2 144 (24.53%) Manufacturing
3 109 (18.57%) Social Skills
4 67 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (6.64%) Marketing
6 35 (5.96%) Banking
7 24 (4.09%) Advertising
8 23 (3.92%) Retail
9 20 (3.41%) Aviation
9 20 (3.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 20 (3.41%) Telecoms
10 19 (3.24%) Games
10 19 (3.24%) Public Sector
11 18 (3.07%) Front Office
12 17 (2.90%) Electronics
13 14 (2.39%) Investment Banking
14 12 (2.04%) Financial Institution
15 11 (1.87%) Back Office
15 11 (1.87%) Legal
16 6 (1.02%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 136 (23.17%) Java Engineer
2 131 (22.32%) Senior Java Engineer
3 104 (17.72%) Developer
4 48 (8.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 41 (6.98%) Analyst
6 32 (5.45%) Support Engineer
7 30 (5.11%) Software Engineer
8 29 (4.94%) Applications Support
9 24 (4.09%) Administrator
9 24 (4.09%) Systems Administrator
10 23 (3.92%) Security Engineer
11 19 (3.24%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
11 19 (3.24%) Applications Engineer
11 19 (3.24%) Data Engineer
12 16 (2.73%) Linux Administrator
12 16 (2.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 16 (2.73%) Senior Security Engineer
13 15 (2.56%) C++ Developer
13 15 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (2.39%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (25.89%) .NET
2 146 (24.87%) HTML
3 140 (23.85%) RESTful
4 129 (21.98%) CSS
5 126 (21.47%) ASP.NET
5 126 (21.47%) JDBC
6 63 (10.73%) Web Services
7 58 (9.88%) React
8 33 (5.62%) FIX Protocol
9 29 (4.94%) AngularJS
10 28 (4.77%) REST
11 27 (4.60%) Kafka
11 27 (4.60%) Spring
11 27 (4.60%) Spring Boot
12 24 (4.09%) LEMP Stack
12 24 (4.09%) Node.js
13 23 (3.92%) CORBA
14 17 (2.90%) jQuery
15 16 (2.73%) LAMP
16 12 (2.04%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 159 (27.09%) Algorithms
2 135 (23.00%) Data Structures
3 134 (22.83%) Linux Command Line
4 126 (21.47%) Life Science
5 35 (5.96%) Management Information System
6 25 (4.26%) Fixed Income
6 25 (4.26%) Hackathon
7 22 (3.75%) Virtual Team
8 17 (2.90%) Equities
8 17 (2.90%) Private Cloud
9 14 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (2.21%) Public Cloud
10 13 (2.21%) User Experience
11 12 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
11 12 (2.04%) Tandem
12 10 (1.70%) Hedge funds
12 10 (1.70%) IoT
12 10 (1.70%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.53%) Video\Live Streaming
14 8 (1.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 296 (50.43%) Linux
2 260 (44.29%) Unix
3 118 (20.10%) Windows
4 21 (3.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (3.41%) Ubuntu
6 18 (3.07%) CentOS
7 16 (2.73%) Solaris
7 16 (2.73%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.53%) AIX
9 5 (0.85%) Kali Linux
9 5 (0.85%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.68%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (0.68%) Debian
11 2 (0.34%) Android
11 2 (0.34%) SUSE
11 2 (0.34%) VMS
12 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (42.93%) Agile
2 212 (36.12%) CI/CD
3 198 (33.73%) Test Automation
4 181 (30.83%) Mentoring
5 172 (29.30%) TDD
6 165 (28.11%) Microservices
7 158 (26.92%) DevOps
7 158 (26.92%) OOP
8 154 (26.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 150 (25.55%) Coaching
10 141 (24.02%) High Availability
11 138 (23.51%) Customer-Centricity
12 136 (23.17%) Root Cause Analysis
13 131 (22.32%) BDD
14 127 (21.64%) Innovative Thinking
15 126 (21.47%) MVC
15 126 (21.47%) Service Design
15 126 (21.47%) Story Points
15 126 (21.47%) Strategic Thinking
15 126 (21.47%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 509 (86.71%) Python
2 314 (53.49%) Java
3 296 (50.43%) SQL
4 257 (43.78%) JavaScript
5 216 (36.80%) Shell Script
6 212 (36.12%) Ruby
7 191 (32.54%) PowerShell
8 176 (29.98%) PHP
9 139 (23.68%) Bash
10 105 (17.89%) C++
11 67 (11.41%) C#
12 64 (10.90%) Go
13 44 (7.50%) C
14 23 (3.92%) R
15 22 (3.75%) VBA
16 17 (2.90%) Scala
17 13 (2.21%) Kotlin
18 12 (2.04%) Groovy
18 12 (2.04%) T-SQL
18 12 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 108 (18.40%) Degree
2 54 (9.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (6.64%) Security Cleared
4 31 (5.28%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.21%) CCIE
7 12 (2.04%) PhD
8 10 (1.70%) RHCE
9 9 (1.53%) Master's Degree
10 8 (1.36%) MySQL Certification
10 8 (1.36%) PMI Certification
11 7 (1.19%) CCIE Service Provider
11 7 (1.19%) CCNP
11 7 (1.19%) CISSP
11 7 (1.19%) JNCIE
12 6 (1.02%) CCIE Security
13 5 (0.85%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.85%) MCSE
13 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.68%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.41%) PMO
2 17 (2.90%) SLA
3 13 (2.21%) GDPR
3 13 (2.21%) PCI DSS
4 12 (2.04%) NIST
5 11 (1.87%) QA
6 7 (1.19%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.17%) COBIT
8 1 (0.17%) GRC
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 233 (39.69%) Docker
2 12 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
3 9 (1.53%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.85%) vSphere
6 3 (0.51%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (0.34%) iptables
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.17%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.17%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.17%) Postfix
8 1 (0.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 186 (31.69%) Kubernetes
2 107 (18.23%) Ansible
3 71 (12.10%) Terraform
4 45 (7.67%) Puppet
5 40 (6.81%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (5.11%) Grafana
7 19 (3.24%) Prometheus
8 16 (2.73%) HAProxy
9 14 (2.39%) Nagios
10 8 (1.36%) Munin
10 8 (1.36%) Opsgenie
10 8 (1.36%) Proxmox
11 6 (1.02%) FortiGate
11 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (1.02%) Nessus
11 6 (1.02%) WSUS
12 5 (0.85%) Packer
12 5 (0.85%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.68%) Kibana
14 3 (0.51%) Graylog
Vendors
1 155 (26.41%) Google
2 146 (24.87%) Microsoft
3 55 (9.37%) Splunk
4 48 (8.18%) Oracle
4 48 (8.18%) Red Hat
5 35 (5.96%) Reuters
6 24 (4.09%) Dynatrace
7 21 (3.58%) ServiceNow
8 20 (3.41%) F5
8 20 (3.41%) SAP
9 19 (3.24%) AppDynamics
10 18 (3.07%) Cisco
11 15 (2.56%) Juniper
12 14 (2.39%) FactSet
12 14 (2.39%) Fortinet
12 14 (2.39%) VMware
13 12 (2.04%) Dataiku
13 12 (2.04%) Facebook
13 12 (2.04%) Refinitiv
13 12 (2.04%) Snapchat