Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 211 139
Rank change year-on-year +35 -72 +64
Permanent jobs citing Perl 110 77 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.55% 0.98% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.73% 1.70% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78 50 161
Manchester median annual salary £48,750 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.98% +15.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,375 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% -11.11%

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 4,028 4,524 4,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 56.60% 57.76% 58.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3,396 3,852 3,860
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,875 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 15 December 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 15 December 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
Stockport - 8 £41,250 -
Rochdale +9 5 £75,000 +63.04%
Salford - 3 - -
Altrincham -10 1 - - 2
Perl
North West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 83 (75.45%) Python
2 81 (73.64%) Linux
3 65 (59.09%) DevOps
4 49 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (37.27%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (33.64%) Ansible
6 37 (33.64%) Java
7 32 (29.09%) Amazon AWS
8 31 (28.18%) PHP
9 30 (27.27%) MySQL
9 30 (27.27%) Docker
10 27 (24.55%) Bash Shell
11 26 (23.64%) Jenkins
12 25 (22.73%) Kubernetes
13 24 (21.82%) Puppet
13 24 (21.82%) LAMP
13 24 (21.82%) C++
13 24 (21.82%) Apache
13 24 (21.82%) Windows
13 24 (21.82%) Configuration Management
14 23 (20.91%) Scrum
14 23 (20.91%) Software Engineering
15 22 (20.00%) VMware
16 20 (18.18%) JavaScript
16 20 (18.18%) Ruby
16 20 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
16 20 (18.18%) SDLC
17 19 (17.27%) Test Automation
17 19 (17.27%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (16.36%) Test Scripting

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 24 (21.82%) Apache
2 7 (6.36%) Apache Spark
3 6 (5.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.82%) JBoss
4 2 (1.82%) nginx
5 1 (0.91%) CMS
5 1 (0.91%) Drupal
5 1 (0.91%) IIS
5 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 32 (29.09%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (14.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (14.55%) OpenShift
4 4 (3.64%) IaaS
4 4 (3.64%) PaaS
4 4 (3.64%) SaaS
5 1 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.91%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.55%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (4.55%) Broadband
2 5 (4.55%) DNS
2 5 (4.55%) VoIP
3 3 (2.73%) DHCP
3 3 (2.73%) Firewall
3 3 (2.73%) OpenVPN
3 3 (2.73%) SAN
3 3 (2.73%) VPN
4 2 (1.82%) BGP
4 2 (1.82%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.82%) IPv6
4 2 (1.82%) Junos
4 2 (1.82%) MRTG
4 2 (1.82%) OSPF
4 2 (1.82%) SNMP
4 2 (1.82%) TACACS
4 2 (1.82%) VRRP
4 2 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.27%) MySQL
2 12 (10.91%) Big Data
2 12 (10.91%) MongoDB
3 10 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.36%) Apache Hive
5 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.73%) QlikView
7 3 (2.73%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.91%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.91%) Power BI
9 1 (0.91%) Redis
9 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.91%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (23.64%) Jenkins
2 12 (10.91%) Cucumber
2 12 (10.91%) Selenium
3 11 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 9 (8.18%) Git (software)
5 7 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (5.45%) Xcode
7 4 (3.64%) CircleCI
7 4 (3.64%) Codeship
7 4 (3.64%) Gradle
7 4 (3.64%) Maven
8 3 (2.73%) Hudson
8 3 (2.73%) JIRA
8 3 (2.73%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.91%) Subversion
General
1 12 (10.91%) Electronics
2 8 (7.27%) Law
3 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.45%) Military
5 5 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.64%) Finance
7 3 (2.73%) Automotive
7 3 (2.73%) Games
7 3 (2.73%) Retail
8 2 (1.82%) Publishing
9 1 (0.91%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (34.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (24.55%) Developer
3 18 (16.36%) Test Engineer
4 13 (11.82%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (11.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.91%) Software Developer
6 11 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
6 11 (10.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) Perl Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Software Test Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Junior
9 7 (6.36%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Junior Java Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (6.36%) Principal Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Principal Java Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Mobile Developer
10 6 (5.45%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.82%) LAMP
2 12 (10.91%) XML
3 9 (8.18%) CGI
4 7 (6.36%) Ajax
4 7 (6.36%) Apache Camel
4 7 (6.36%) Hibernate
4 7 (6.36%) Java EE
4 7 (6.36%) JSON
4 7 (6.36%) Redux
4 7 (6.36%) Spring
5 5 (4.55%) HTML
5 5 (4.55%) React
5 5 (4.55%) SOAP
5 5 (4.55%) Web Services
6 4 (3.64%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (3.64%) REST
7 3 (2.73%) CSS
7 3 (2.73%) Node.js
8 2 (1.82%) .NET
8 2 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Public Cloud
2 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.73%) Robotics
4 2 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.91%) CMDB
5 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 81 (73.64%) Linux
2 24 (21.82%) Windows
3 8 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (6.36%) Unix
5 6 (5.45%) Android
5 6 (5.45%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.45%) Debian
6 4 (3.64%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.73%) Amazon Linux
7 3 (2.73%) CentOS
7 3 (2.73%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.91%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (59.09%) DevOps
2 49 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (37.27%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (21.82%) Configuration Management
5 23 (20.91%) Scrum
5 23 (20.91%) Software Engineering
6 20 (18.18%) SDLC
7 19 (17.27%) Test Automation
8 18 (16.36%) Test Scripting
9 15 (13.64%) Information Security
9 15 (13.64%) Time Management
10 13 (11.82%) Line Management
10 13 (11.82%) Validation
11 12 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (10.91%) Information Assurance
11 12 (10.91%) Product Management
11 12 (10.91%) Systems Engineering
12 11 (10.00%) Front End Development
13 8 (7.27%) Open Source
14 7 (6.36%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 83 (75.45%) Python
2 37 (33.64%) Java
3 31 (28.18%) PHP
4 27 (24.55%) Bash Shell
5 24 (21.82%) C++
6 20 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 20 (18.18%) Ruby
7 15 (13.64%) SQL
8 13 (11.82%) Go
9 12 (10.91%) C
10 10 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 8 (7.27%) Objective-C
12 7 (6.36%) C#
13 6 (5.45%) Shell Script
14 4 (3.64%) PL/SQL
15 3 (2.73%) Bourne shell
15 3 (2.73%) Korn
16 2 (1.82%) ES6
16 2 (1.82%) Kotlin
16 2 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.36%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.64%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.73%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) GDPR
3 2 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (27.27%) Docker
2 19 (17.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.55%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 37 (33.64%) Ansible
2 25 (22.73%) Kubernetes
3 24 (21.82%) Puppet
4 16 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (8.18%) Terraform
6 4 (3.64%) CFEngine
7 3 (2.73%) Kibana
7 3 (2.73%) Nagios
8 2 (1.82%) Cacti
8 2 (1.82%) Grafana
8 2 (1.82%) OpenNMS
8 2 (1.82%) RANCID
8 2 (1.82%) SCCM
8 2 (1.82%) SCOM
9 1 (0.91%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 22 (20.00%) VMware
2 12 (10.91%) Oracle
3 8 (7.27%) Intapp
4 7 (6.36%) Brocade
4 7 (6.36%) Cisco
4 7 (6.36%) Ericsson
4 7 (6.36%) Foundry
4 7 (6.36%) Juniper
4 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.36%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.55%) Google
5 5 (4.55%) Redback
6 4 (3.64%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.73%) Blue Prism
7 3 (2.73%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.82%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.82%) HP
8 2 (1.82%) Huawei
8 2 (1.82%) ZyXEL
9 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com