Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 200 187
Rank change year-on-year +51 -13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Perl 136 104 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.87% 1.28% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.11% 2.14% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 100 85 70
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £22,375
90th Percentile £63,875 £57,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +21.43% +7.69%

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,366 4,862 3,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 60.01% 59.81% 55.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3,707 4,193 3,423
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Manchester

Perl
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Perl in Manchester

Perl
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Manchester

Perl
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Salford 0 7 £46,250 - 1
Stockport +13 4 £30,500 -23.75%
Altrincham -14 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Rochdale -6 1 £60,000 +30.43%
Cheadle - 1 £40,000 -
Perl
North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Perl.

1 99 (72.79%) Linux
2 96 (70.59%) Python
3 71 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (50.00%) DevOps
5 54 (39.71%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (36.03%) PHP
7 48 (35.29%) Java
8 47 (34.56%) MySQL
9 42 (30.88%) JavaScript
10 40 (29.41%) Ruby
11 37 (27.21%) Ansible
12 35 (25.74%) Software Engineering
12 35 (25.74%) C++
13 34 (25.00%) Bash Shell
14 31 (22.79%) VMware
15 30 (22.06%) Scrum
15 30 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
15 30 (22.06%) Puppet
16 28 (20.59%) SDLC
17 27 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (19.85%) LAMP
17 27 (19.85%) CSS
17 27 (19.85%) Apache
18 26 (19.12%) C
18 26 (19.12%) Test Scripting
18 26 (19.12%) Hyper-V
18 26 (19.12%) Test Automation
19 25 (18.38%) Docker
19 25 (18.38%) Opscode Chef
20 24 (17.65%) Jenkins

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 27 (19.85%) Apache
2 13 (9.56%) Apache Spark
3 8 (5.88%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.47%) JBoss
6 2 (1.47%) nginx
7 1 (0.74%) CMS
7 1 (0.74%) Drupal
7 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Magento
1 1 (0.74%) OpenCart
1 1 (0.74%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (13.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (10.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (8.82%) OpenShift
5 11 (8.09%) GitHub
6 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.62%) SAN
1 9 (6.62%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.15%) NAS
3 5 (3.68%) Broadband
3 5 (3.68%) DNS
3 5 (3.68%) VoIP
4 3 (2.21%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (1.47%) DHCP
5 2 (1.47%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.47%) Firewall
5 2 (1.47%) OpenVPN
5 2 (1.47%) VPN
6 1 (0.74%) HSRP
6 1 (0.74%) LLU
6 1 (0.74%) MPLS
6 1 (0.74%) MRTG
6 1 (0.74%) Network Security
6 1 (0.74%) OSPF
6 1 (0.74%) VLAN
6 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (34.56%) MySQL
2 22 (16.18%) Big Data
3 17 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 13 (9.56%) Apache Hive
5 8 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.47%) QlikView
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 24 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 17 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 17 (12.50%) Selenium
3 10 (7.35%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.88%) Subversion
5 7 (5.15%) Xcode
6 6 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.41%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.94%) Hudson
7 4 (2.94%) MSBuild
7 4 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.47%) AppScan
8 2 (1.47%) Burp Suite
8 2 (1.47%) Gradle
8 2 (1.47%) JIRA
8 2 (1.47%) Maven
8 2 (1.47%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.74%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.74%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (8.09%) Electronics
2 10 (7.35%) Military
3 9 (6.62%) Law
4 7 (5.15%) Finance
4 7 (5.15%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.94%) Automotive
6 4 (2.94%) Games
6 4 (2.94%) Retail
7 3 (2.21%) Marketing
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (32.35%) Developer
2 26 (19.12%) Test Engineer
3 25 (18.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (13.24%) Integration Engineer
4 18 (13.24%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 12 (8.82%) Senior DevOps
5 12 (8.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 12 (8.82%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 12 (8.82%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
5 12 (8.82%) Senior Test Engineer
6 11 (8.09%) Java Developer
6 11 (8.09%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (6.62%) Angular Developer
8 9 (6.62%) Junior
9 8 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (5.88%) Perl Developer
10 7 (5.15%) Lead Developer
10 7 (5.15%) Mobile Developer
10 7 (5.15%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.85%) CSS
1 27 (19.85%) LAMP
2 23 (16.91%) HTML
3 17 (12.50%) Ajax
4 14 (10.29%) AngularJS
4 14 (10.29%) JSON
4 14 (10.29%) XML
5 13 (9.56%) Java EE
6 10 (7.35%) .NET
7 9 (6.62%) CSS3
7 9 (6.62%) Ext JS
7 9 (6.62%) HTML5
7 9 (6.62%) React
8 8 (5.88%) Angular 2
8 8 (5.88%) CGI
9 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.41%) Redux
9 6 (4.41%) SOAP
10 5 (3.68%) Apache Camel
10 5 (3.68%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
1 4 (2.94%) Robotics
2 2 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (1.47%) User Experience
3 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (0.74%) Smart City
3 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 99 (72.79%) Linux
2 24 (17.65%) Windows
3 12 (8.82%) Unix
4 11 (8.09%) Debian
5 10 (7.35%) CentOS
6 9 (6.62%) Android
6 9 (6.62%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.94%) Windows Server
9 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.74%) AIX
11 1 (0.74%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.74%) Fedora
11 1 (0.74%) HPUX
11 1 (0.74%) Solaris
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (50.00%) DevOps
3 54 (39.71%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (25.74%) Software Engineering
5 30 (22.06%) Scrum
6 28 (20.59%) SDLC
7 26 (19.12%) Test Automation
7 26 (19.12%) Test Scripting
8 22 (16.18%) Time Management
9 21 (15.44%) Front End Development
10 20 (14.71%) Configuration Management
11 19 (13.97%) Information Security
11 19 (13.97%) TDD
12 18 (13.24%) Validation
13 16 (11.76%) Software Delivery
14 14 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
15 12 (8.82%) Web Development
16 11 (8.09%) Product Management
17 10 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (7.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 96 (70.59%) Python
2 49 (36.03%) PHP
3 48 (35.29%) Java
4 42 (30.88%) JavaScript
5 40 (29.41%) Ruby
6 35 (25.74%) C++
7 34 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 26 (19.12%) C
9 20 (14.71%) SQL
10 19 (13.97%) Go
11 15 (11.03%) Shell Script
12 14 (10.29%) C#
13 9 (6.62%) Objective-C
14 7 (5.15%) PowerShell
15 4 (2.94%) Bourne shell
15 4 (2.94%) Korn
16 3 (2.21%) Erlang
17 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.74%) Delphi
18 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (14.71%) Degree
1 20 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
3 12 (8.82%) DV Cleared
4 7 (5.15%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.21%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.21%) SANS
6 2 (1.47%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.47%) OSCE
6 2 (1.47%) OSCP
7 1 (0.74%) CCNA
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.74%) CISSP
7 1 (0.74%) GCIA
7 1 (0.74%) GCIH
7 1 (0.74%) MCP
7 1 (0.74%) MCSA
7 1 (0.74%) MCSE
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.29%) GCP
2 7 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.21%) GDPR
4 2 (1.47%) SLA
5 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 27 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (19.12%) Hyper-V
3 25 (18.38%) Docker
4 5 (3.68%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (27.21%) Ansible
2 30 (22.06%) Puppet
3 25 (18.38%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (12.50%) Kubernetes
5 11 (8.09%) Terraform
6 3 (2.21%) Kibana
7 2 (1.47%) Grafana
7 2 (1.47%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.74%) Cacti
8 1 (0.74%) Nagios
8 1 (0.74%) OpenNMS
8 1 (0.74%) Rancher
8 1 (0.74%) RANCID
8 1 (0.74%) SCCM
8 1 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (22.79%) VMware
2 14 (10.29%) Oracle
3 11 (8.09%) Red Hat
4 9 (6.62%) Intapp
5 7 (5.15%) HP
5 7 (5.15%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.94%) Blue Prism
6 4 (2.94%) Remedy
6 4 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.21%) Cisco
7 3 (2.21%) Google
7 3 (2.21%) SAP
8 2 (1.47%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.47%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.47%) Huawei
8 2 (1.47%) IBM
8 2 (1.47%) Juniper
9 1 (0.74%) Brocade
9 1 (0.74%) Dell
9 1 (0.74%) Openreach