Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 95 95
Rank change year-on-year -21 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 13 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.79% 0.90% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 1.72% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 23
North East median annual salary £47,500 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.68% -13.75% +31.15%
10th Percentile £33,125 £26,925 £28,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £39,875 £45,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +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 North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 900 640 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 54.41% 52.63% 54.77%
Number of salaries quoted 732 583 739
North East median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,288
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.14% -0.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -20 13 £47,500 +39.71% 8
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 10 (76.92%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) Ruby
2 9 (69.23%) C
2 9 (69.23%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (69.23%) Puppet
2 9 (69.23%) Ansible
2 9 (69.23%) DevOps
3 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (46.15%) New Relic
5 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
5 6 (46.15%) TeamCity
5 6 (46.15%) Docker
5 6 (46.15%) Splunk
5 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 6 (46.15%) Kubernetes
5 6 (46.15%) Packer
5 6 (46.15%) Terraform
5 6 (46.15%) Nagios
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) Datadog
7 4 (30.77%) Korn
7 4 (30.77%) Solaris
7 4 (30.77%) Unix
8 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL

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 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Datadog
3 3 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
1 6 (46.15%) TeamCity
2 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) ProC
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
1 3 (23.08%) NHS
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Solaris
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) Debian
3 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) UX Design
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) C
2 9 (69.23%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Ruby
3 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
4 4 (30.77%) Korn
5 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Ansible
1 9 (69.23%) Puppet
2 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (46.15%) Kubernetes
3 6 (46.15%) Nagios
3 6 (46.15%) Packer
3 6 (46.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) New Relic
1 6 (46.15%) Splunk
2 3 (23.08%) Capita
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Google
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas