Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > North East
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 88 102
Rank change year-on-year -10 +14 -23
Permanent jobs citing Perl 14 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.00% 1.30% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% 2.75% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 18
North East median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,619
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -6.14% +39.73%
10th Percentile £34,063 £30,775 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,375 £51,663 £54,994
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year - +2.80% +1.90%

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 North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 742 545 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 52.85% 47.35% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 591 497 666
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the North East

Perl
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Perl in the North East

Perl
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the North East over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in the North East

Perl
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Tyne and Wear -22 13 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Durham - 1 £35,000 -
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 North East region with a requirement for Perl.

1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 10 (71.43%) Puppet
2 10 (71.43%) DevOps
2 10 (71.43%) Ansible
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (64.29%) Ruby
3 9 (64.29%) C++
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) C
4 8 (57.14%) Nagios
4 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 7 (50.00%) Open Source
5 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (50.00%) New Relic
5 7 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (50.00%) BDD
5 7 (50.00%) High Availability
5 7 (50.00%) Splunk
5 7 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) Docker
5 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (50.00%) Coaching
5 7 (50.00%) Kubernetes

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (42.86%) Datadog
3 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.14%) ProC
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Private Cloud
3 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) CMDB
4 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Debian
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) VME
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) BDD
2 7 (50.00%) Coaching
2 7 (50.00%) High Availability
2 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (50.00%) Open Source
2 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 9 (64.29%) C++
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) Ruby
4 8 (57.14%) C
4 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (14.29%) Korn
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Ansible
1 10 (71.43%) Puppet
2 8 (57.14%) Nagios
3 7 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (50.00%) Packer
3 7 (50.00%) Terraform
4 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) New Relic
1 7 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) BMC
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas