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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 73 69
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 5 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.87% 1.86% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 3.50% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 13
Median salary £35,000 £40,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.58% +37.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88%  

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 315 429 499
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 54.78% 53.29% 65.57%
Number of salaries quoted 291 390 437
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +7 5 £35,000 -13.58% 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) PHP
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Go
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Spring
6 2 (16.67%) Advertising
6 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (16.67%) Google
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5

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 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) 802.15
2 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (8.33%) LTE
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Perl Developer
5 1 (8.33%) RF Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) BDD
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source Development
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) PHP
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Go
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (8.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Alteryx
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau