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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England / North East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 72 74
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.93% 0.91% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 1.65% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -17.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £30,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £40,250 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 342 364 434
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 52.94% 55.32% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 311 317 385
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Perl as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Northumberland - 2 £32,500 -
Durham - 1 £37,500 -
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Perl.

1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Node.js
5 5 (33.33%) BDD
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) Advertising
6 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (20.00%) CentOS
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (13.33%) HTML5
8 2 (13.33%) JSON
8 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (13.33%) C#
8 2 (13.33%) C++
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) SOAP
8 2 (13.33%) Unix

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) 802.15
1 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (6.67%) LTE
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (26.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate
3 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Perl Developer
4 1 (6.67%) RF Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Node.js
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
5 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) CentOS
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) BDD
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) CRUD
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Document Management
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) C#
6 2 (13.33%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) Go
7 1 (6.67%) AppleScript
7 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
7 1 (6.67%) Ruby
7 1 (6.67%) VBA
7 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) cPanel
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) VMware