Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 288 275
Rank change year-on-year +57 -13 -20
Permanent jobs citing Perl 145 107 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.06% 0.70% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.18% 1.32% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 112 87 132
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,125 £29,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,651 8,135 8,583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 48.75% 53.39% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5,611 7,066 7,184
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the Midlands

Perl
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Perl in the Midlands

Perl
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in the Midlands

Perl
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
West Midlands +54 98 £47,500 -2.06% 13
East Midlands +15 47 £43,500 +2.35% 7
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Perl.

1 126 (86.90%) Python
2 81 (55.86%) Linux
3 63 (43.45%) Java
4 62 (42.76%) Bash Shell
5 58 (40.00%) DevOps
6 55 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (37.24%) Ruby
8 53 (36.55%) Ansible
9 52 (35.86%) SQL
10 44 (30.34%) PHP
11 42 (28.97%) JavaScript
12 41 (28.28%) Windows
13 39 (26.90%) Jenkins
14 35 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
15 32 (22.07%) Puppet
16 31 (21.38%) Microsoft Azure
16 31 (21.38%) Git (software)
17 30 (20.69%) PowerShell
17 30 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
18 29 (20.00%) JIRA
18 29 (20.00%) Apache
19 28 (19.31%) C#
20 27 (18.62%) Scrum
21 26 (17.93%) Degree
21 26 (17.93%) HTML
22 25 (17.24%) Open Source
23 24 (16.55%) Confluence
23 24 (16.55%) Terraform
23 24 (16.55%) Unix
24 23 (15.86%) DNS

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 29 (20.00%) Apache
2 24 (16.55%) Confluence
3 20 (13.79%) Tomcat
4 18 (12.41%) nginx
5 4 (2.76%) Anypoint
6 3 (2.07%) Mule
6 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Blender
1 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 35 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (21.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (7.59%) IaaS
4 11 (7.59%) PaaS
4 11 (7.59%) SaaS
5 6 (4.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (4.14%) Heroku
6 5 (3.45%) OpenShift
7 4 (2.76%) Serverless
8 3 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.07%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.07%) GitHub
8 3 (2.07%) Office 365
8 3 (2.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.86%) DNS
2 18 (12.41%) SSL
3 12 (8.28%) Internet
4 6 (4.14%) BGP
4 6 (4.14%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (4.14%) HTTP
4 6 (4.14%) L2TP
4 6 (4.14%) MPLS
4 6 (4.14%) Network Security
4 6 (4.14%) RSVP
4 6 (4.14%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.76%) DHCP
6 2 (1.38%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.69%) Firewall
7 1 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.69%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.79%) MySQL
2 9 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.52%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.76%) GIS
4 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.07%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.38%) Big Data
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 39 (26.90%) Jenkins
2 31 (21.38%) Git (software)
3 29 (20.00%) JIRA
4 22 (15.17%) Bitbucket
4 22 (15.17%) Subversion
5 21 (14.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 18 (12.41%) GoCD
6 18 (12.41%) Vagrant
7 14 (9.66%) Maven
8 8 (5.52%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.14%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (3.45%) CircleCI
10 5 (3.45%) Codeship
11 3 (2.07%) Ant
11 3 (2.07%) JUnit
11 3 (2.07%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.38%) Artifactory
12 2 (1.38%) Bugzilla
12 2 (1.38%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (9.66%) Finance
2 6 (4.14%) Automotive
2 6 (4.14%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.76%) Retail
5 3 (2.07%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.07%) Games
6 2 (1.38%) Electronics
6 2 (1.38%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.69%) Avionics
7 1 (0.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (27.59%) Developer
2 34 (23.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (8.28%) Applications Engineer
4 11 (7.59%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (7.59%) Perl Developer
4 11 (7.59%) Perl Programmer
4 11 (7.59%) Programmer
5 10 (6.90%) Graduate
6 8 (5.52%) Junior
6 8 (5.52%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.52%) Software Developer
7 7 (4.83%) Analyst
7 7 (4.83%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (4.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (4.83%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.14%) Applications Support
8 6 (4.14%) Graduate Software Developer
8 6 (4.14%) Junior Developer
8 6 (4.14%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.93%) HTML
2 19 (13.10%) REST
3 16 (11.03%) CSS
4 12 (8.28%) .NET
5 8 (5.52%) Ajax
6 7 (4.83%) jQuery
6 7 (4.83%) Spring
7 6 (4.14%) Node.js
8 5 (3.45%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.45%) CSS3
8 5 (3.45%) Hibernate
8 5 (3.45%) HTML5
8 5 (3.45%) Middleware
8 5 (3.45%) RESTful
8 5 (3.45%) Web Services
9 4 (2.76%) Google Maps API
9 4 (2.76%) Java EE
9 4 (2.76%) LAMP
9 4 (2.76%) XML
10 3 (2.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.66%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 8 (5.52%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.14%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.76%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.07%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (2.07%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.07%) User Experience
8 2 (1.38%) Oculus Rift
8 2 (1.38%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.69%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.69%) Infotainment
9 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.69%) Robotics
9 1 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 81 (55.86%) Linux
2 41 (28.28%) Windows
3 24 (16.55%) Unix
4 20 (13.79%) Windows Server
5 9 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.14%) CentOS
7 3 (2.07%) Android
8 2 (1.38%) Debian
8 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.38%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.69%) Fedora
9 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (40.00%) DevOps
2 55 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (18.62%) Scrum
4 25 (17.24%) Open Source
5 22 (15.17%) Software Engineering
6 21 (14.48%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (13.79%) Configuration Management
8 14 (9.66%) Web Development
9 13 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (8.97%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (8.28%) Kanban
10 12 (8.28%) Microservices
10 12 (8.28%) OO
10 12 (8.28%) Test Automation
11 10 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (6.21%) BDD
12 9 (6.21%) Software Deployment
13 8 (5.52%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (5.52%) SDLC
13 8 (5.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 126 (86.90%) Python
2 63 (43.45%) Java
3 62 (42.76%) Bash Shell
4 54 (37.24%) Ruby
5 52 (35.86%) SQL
6 44 (30.34%) PHP
7 42 (28.97%) JavaScript
8 30 (20.69%) PowerShell
9 28 (19.31%) C#
10 19 (13.10%) Shell Script
11 15 (10.34%) C++
12 6 (4.14%) Apex Code
13 4 (2.76%) C
13 4 (2.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 3 (2.07%) VB
14 3 (2.07%) VBScript
15 2 (1.38%) C-shell
15 2 (1.38%) Go
16 1 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (17.93%) Degree
2 15 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.45%) CCNP
3 5 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.07%) CCNA
4 3 (2.07%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.38%) CISA
5 2 (1.38%) CISMP
5 2 (1.38%) CISSP
6 1 (0.69%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (0.69%) LPIC
6 1 (0.69%) RHCA
6 1 (0.69%) RHCE
6 1 (0.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.83%) GCP
2 3 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.07%) QA
3 2 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (15.86%) Docker
2 4 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.38%) KVM
3 2 (1.38%) Samba
3 2 (1.38%) Squid
3 2 (1.38%) Xen
4 1 (0.69%) Firmware
4 1 (0.69%) NFS
4 1 (0.69%) PowerDNS
4 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 53 (36.55%) Ansible
2 32 (22.07%) Puppet
3 30 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (16.55%) Terraform
5 12 (8.28%) Kubernetes
6 9 (6.21%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (3.45%) CFEngine
8 4 (2.76%) QRadar
8 4 (2.76%) Rancher
9 3 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (14.48%) Atlassian
2 14 (9.66%) Google
3 13 (8.97%) Oracle
4 10 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.83%) Cisco
5 7 (4.83%) VMware
6 6 (4.14%) Rackspace
6 6 (4.14%) Remedy
6 6 (4.14%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.76%) Splunk
8 3 (2.07%) Citrix
8 3 (2.07%) McAfee
8 3 (2.07%) Symantec
9 2 (1.38%) NetApp
9 2 (1.38%) SAP
10 1 (0.69%) Automation Anywhere
10 1 (0.69%) HP
10 1 (0.69%) IBM
10 1 (0.69%) MuleSoft