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

Perl
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 218 158
Rank change year-on-year +58 -60 +44
Permanent jobs citing Perl 129 74 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.77% 0.96% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 1.63% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 96 52 119
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,375 £57,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -5.88%

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 4,233 4,549 4,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.15% 58.73% 57.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,589 3,891 3,688
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,950 £27,500 £26,600
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 October 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 October 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 - 8 £46,250 - 1
Stockport - 8 £41,250 - 2
Rochdale 0 2 £67,500 +46.74%
Altrincham -13 2 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Cheadle - 1 £40,000 -
Perl
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 97 (75.19%) Linux
2 95 (73.64%) Python
3 73 (56.59%) DevOps
4 59 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (35.66%) Java
6 44 (34.11%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (32.56%) Ansible
8 41 (31.78%) PHP
8 41 (31.78%) MySQL
9 36 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (24.81%) Ruby
11 30 (23.26%) JavaScript
11 30 (23.26%) Docker
12 29 (22.48%) Puppet
12 29 (22.48%) C++
12 29 (22.48%) Windows
13 28 (21.71%) VMware
13 28 (21.71%) Jenkins
14 27 (20.93%) Scrum
14 27 (20.93%) Apache
14 27 (20.93%) Software Engineering
15 26 (20.16%) LAMP
16 24 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
16 24 (18.60%) Bash Shell
16 24 (18.60%) Kubernetes
16 24 (18.60%) SDLC
17 23 (17.83%) Test Scripting
17 23 (17.83%) Test Automation
17 23 (17.83%) Configuration Management

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 (20.93%) Apache
2 8 (6.20%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.55%) JBoss
4 2 (1.55%) nginx
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 36 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (13.95%) OpenShift
4 15 (11.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (5.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) SAN
1 9 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.43%) VoIP
3 6 (4.65%) DNS
3 6 (4.65%) NAS
4 5 (3.88%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (3.88%) Broadband
5 3 (2.33%) DHCP
5 3 (2.33%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.33%) Firewall
5 3 (2.33%) OpenVPN
5 3 (2.33%) VPN
6 2 (1.55%) BGP
6 2 (1.55%) IPv6
6 2 (1.55%) OSPF
6 2 (1.55%) SNMP
6 2 (1.55%) TACACS
6 2 (1.55%) VLAN
6 2 (1.55%) VRRP
6 2 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.78%) MySQL
2 17 (13.18%) Big Data
3 12 (9.30%) Hadoop
4 10 (7.75%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.20%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.65%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.33%) QlikView
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.78%) Power BI
9 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (21.71%) Jenkins
2 17 (13.18%) Cucumber
2 17 (13.18%) Selenium
3 9 (6.98%) Xcode
4 8 (6.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (6.20%) Git (software)
4 8 (6.20%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.65%) Subversion
6 4 (3.10%) Gradle
6 4 (3.10%) Hudson
6 4 (3.10%) Maven
6 4 (3.10%) MSBuild
6 4 (3.10%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.33%) JIRA
7 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.55%) AppScan
8 2 (1.55%) Burp Suite
8 2 (1.55%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (10.85%) Electronics
2 9 (6.98%) Law
3 7 (5.43%) Finance
3 7 (5.43%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.65%) Military
5 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.10%) Automotive
6 4 (3.10%) Retail
7 3 (2.33%) Games
8 2 (1.55%) Marketing
9 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (27.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (25.58%) Developer
3 23 (17.83%) Test Engineer
4 16 (12.40%) Integration Engineer
4 16 (12.40%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 14 (10.85%) Senior DevOps
5 14 (10.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.75%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Senior Test Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) Mobile Developer
8 9 (6.98%) Perl Developer
9 8 (6.20%) Software Test Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Junior
10 7 (5.43%) Junior Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Junior Java Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Principal Developer
10 7 (5.43%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.16%) LAMP
2 16 (12.40%) XML
3 13 (10.08%) JSON
4 12 (9.30%) Ajax
5 10 (7.75%) CSS
5 10 (7.75%) HTML
6 8 (6.20%) Java EE
6 8 (6.20%) React
6 8 (6.20%) Redux
7 7 (5.43%) Apache Camel
7 7 (5.43%) CGI
7 7 (5.43%) Hibernate
7 7 (5.43%) Spring
8 6 (4.65%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.88%) Ext JS
10 4 (3.10%) .NET
10 4 (3.10%) SOAP
11 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.33%) REST
11 3 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.10%) Robotics
2 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.78%) CMDB
4 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.78%) Smart City
4 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 97 (75.19%) Linux
2 29 (22.48%) Windows
3 12 (9.30%) Debian
4 11 (8.53%) Android
4 11 (8.53%) Apple iOS
4 11 (8.53%) Unix
5 9 (6.98%) CentOS
6 6 (4.65%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.33%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.55%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.78%) AIX
11 1 (0.78%) Fedora
11 1 (0.78%) HPUX
11 1 (0.78%) Solaris
11 1 (0.78%) VME
11 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (56.59%) DevOps
2 59 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (34.11%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (20.93%) Scrum
4 27 (20.93%) Software Engineering
5 24 (18.60%) SDLC
6 23 (17.83%) Configuration Management
6 23 (17.83%) Test Automation
6 23 (17.83%) Test Scripting
7 20 (15.50%) Time Management
8 18 (13.95%) Validation
9 17 (13.18%) Information Security
10 15 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (10.85%) Front End Development
12 13 (10.08%) Line Management
12 13 (10.08%) Product Management
13 12 (9.30%) Information Assurance
14 10 (7.75%) Open Source
15 9 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (6.98%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (73.64%) Python
2 46 (35.66%) Java
3 41 (31.78%) PHP
4 32 (24.81%) Ruby
5 30 (23.26%) JavaScript
6 29 (22.48%) C++
7 24 (18.60%) Bash Shell
8 22 (17.05%) SQL
9 17 (13.18%) C
9 17 (13.18%) Go
10 14 (10.85%) Shell Script
11 11 (8.53%) Objective-C
11 11 (8.53%) PowerShell
12 6 (4.65%) C#
13 4 (3.10%) Bourne shell
13 4 (3.10%) Korn
13 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.78%) Erlang
14 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (9.30%) Degree
2 10 (7.75%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.98%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (6.20%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.33%) SANS
6 2 (1.55%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.55%) OSCE
6 2 (1.55%) OSCP
6 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.78%) CCNA
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.78%) CISSP
7 1 (0.78%) GCIA
7 1 (0.78%) GCIH
7 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.78%) MCP
7 1 (0.78%) MCSA
7 1 (0.78%) MCSE
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.33%) GDPR
3 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.55%) QA
3 2 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (23.26%) Docker
2 24 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (17.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.65%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 42 (32.56%) Ansible
2 29 (22.48%) Puppet
3 24 (18.60%) Kubernetes
3 24 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (7.75%) Terraform
5 3 (2.33%) Kibana
5 3 (2.33%) Nagios
6 2 (1.55%) Cacti
6 2 (1.55%) Grafana
6 2 (1.55%) OpenNMS
6 2 (1.55%) RANCID
6 2 (1.55%) SCCM
6 2 (1.55%) SCOM
6 2 (1.55%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.78%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 28 (21.71%) VMware
2 13 (10.08%) Oracle
2 13 (10.08%) Red Hat
3 9 (6.98%) Intapp
3 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.88%) Cisco
4 5 (3.88%) HP
5 4 (3.10%) Blue Prism
5 4 (3.10%) Ericsson
5 4 (3.10%) Juniper
6 3 (2.33%) Brocade
6 3 (2.33%) Foundry
6 3 (2.33%) Google
6 3 (2.33%) Huawei
7 2 (1.55%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.55%) IBM
7 2 (1.55%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.55%) SAP
7 2 (1.55%) ZyXEL
8 1 (0.78%) Openreach