Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 77 80
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 3 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.30% 2.08% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 3.85% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 2
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £38,250 £29,975 £37,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £44,750 £42,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 Merseyside with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 543 701 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 54.90% 53.96% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 408 498 342
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,525
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £51,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Merseyside

Perl
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Perl in Merseyside

Perl
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +2 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Perl
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Perl.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Bazaar
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) PhantomJS
2 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) OpenCart
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (66.67%) CakePHP
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) MooTools
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) osCommerce
2 2 (66.67%) Magento
2 2 (66.67%) OO

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
1 2 (66.67%) OpenCart
1 2 (66.67%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Bazaar
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) PhantomJS
2 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Magento Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Magento Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CakePHP
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
1 2 (66.67%) MooTools
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) STL
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend