Period
to 29 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 29 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > North of England
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 308 242 312
Rank change year-on-year -66 +70 -114
Permanent jobs citing Perl 88 248 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.55% 1.29% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 2.47% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 73 183 124
North of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,250 £37,500 £31,400
90th Percentile £69,984 £71,560 £64,625
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 8,080 10,021 13,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 50.23% 52.06% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6,699 8,363 11,106
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the North of England

Perl
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Perl in the North of England

Perl
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the North of England over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Perl in the North of England

Perl
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the North of England region over the 6 months to 29 January 2020. 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
Yorkshire -2 48 £42,500 -19.37% 5
North West -45 35 £58,500 +11.43% 9
North East -1 5 £68,281 +36.56% 3
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for Perl.

1 78 (88.64%) Python
2 61 (69.32%) Linux
3 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (35.23%) AWS
3 31 (35.23%) DevOps
4 29 (32.95%) Ruby
4 29 (32.95%) Unix
5 28 (31.82%) Bash Shell
6 25 (28.41%) Windows
7 24 (27.27%) SQL
7 24 (27.27%) MySQL
8 21 (23.86%) Puppet
9 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
10 18 (20.45%) Ansible
10 18 (20.45%) PHP
11 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
11 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
12 16 (18.18%) Oracle
13 15 (17.05%) Java
14 14 (15.91%) Configuration Management
14 14 (15.91%) Shell Script
14 14 (15.91%) Azure
14 14 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (14.77%) Docker
15 13 (14.77%) Public Cloud
15 13 (14.77%) LAMP
16 12 (13.64%) Apache
16 12 (13.64%) Open Source
17 11 (12.50%) TCP/IP
17 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 12 (13.64%) Apache
2 9 (10.23%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.41%) IIS
5 3 (3.41%) Jetty
6 2 (2.27%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Chatbot
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (35.23%) AWS
2 14 (15.91%) Azure
3 5 (5.68%) GCP
4 4 (4.55%) GitHub
4 4 (4.55%) IaaS
4 4 (4.55%) PaaS
4 4 (4.55%) SaaS
5 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.14%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.95%) Firewall
3 6 (6.82%) Internet
4 3 (3.41%) DNS
4 3 (3.41%) HTTP
4 3 (3.41%) NAS
4 3 (3.41%) SAN
4 3 (3.41%) SMTP
5 2 (2.27%) LAN
5 2 (2.27%) Network Security
6 1 (1.14%) BGP
6 1 (1.14%) Broadband
6 1 (1.14%) DSL
6 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.14%) MPLS
6 1 (1.14%) VPLS
6 1 (1.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.27%) MySQL
2 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (4.55%) Big Data
3 4 (4.55%) DB2
4 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.14%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) HBase
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.14%) QlikView
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.14%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.36%) JIRA
3 9 (10.23%) Jenkins
4 8 (9.09%) Subversion
5 6 (6.82%) Bitbucket
6 5 (5.68%) GitLab
7 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.27%) Bitbucket Server
7 2 (2.27%) git-flow
7 2 (2.27%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.14%) GoCD
8 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (10.23%) Public Sector
2 8 (9.09%) Finance
3 6 (6.82%) Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Law
5 2 (2.27%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.27%) Electronics
5 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.27%) Publishing
6 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Developer
2 19 (21.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (14.77%) Analyst
4 9 (10.23%) Applications Support
4 9 (10.23%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (10.23%) Support Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Junior
5 7 (7.95%) Junior Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Development Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Development Support Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (5.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Solaris Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) LAMP
2 9 (10.23%) Node.js
3 7 (7.95%) HTML
4 6 (6.82%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.82%) CGI
4 6 (6.82%) CSS
4 6 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (5.68%) .NET
6 4 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (4.55%) RESTful
7 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.41%) Kafka
7 3 (3.41%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (3.41%) Middleware
7 3 (3.41%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.27%) Spring
9 1 (1.14%) Flash
9 1 (1.14%) LDAP
9 1 (1.14%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Public Cloud
2 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (3.41%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (3.41%) Cloud Native
5 3 (3.41%) Clustering
5 3 (3.41%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.27%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (2.27%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 2 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.27%) User Experience
7 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.14%) Blog
7 1 (1.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 61 (69.32%) Linux
2 29 (32.95%) Unix
3 25 (28.41%) Windows
4 9 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (9.09%) AIX
6 6 (6.82%) Solaris
7 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.27%) Debian
8 2 (2.27%) HPUX
9 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (35.23%) DevOps
2 14 (15.91%) Configuration Management
3 12 (13.64%) Open Source
4 10 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
4 10 (11.36%) Performance Management
4 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
5 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (10.23%) Microservices
5 9 (10.23%) Technical Leadership
6 8 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (9.09%) High Availability
6 8 (9.09%) Scrum
6 8 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.95%) Data Management
7 7 (7.95%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.95%) Load Balancing
7 7 (7.95%) Preventative Maintenance
8 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 78 (88.64%) Python
2 29 (32.95%) Ruby
3 28 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 24 (27.27%) SQL
5 18 (20.45%) PHP
6 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
7 15 (17.05%) Java
8 14 (15.91%) Shell Script
9 10 (11.36%) C++
10 9 (10.23%) PowerShell
11 8 (9.09%) C
11 8 (9.09%) C#
12 7 (7.95%) PL/SQL
13 3 (3.41%) Elm
13 3 (3.41%) Scala
13 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
13 3 (3.41%) TypeScript
14 2 (2.27%) C-shell
14 2 (2.27%) Go
14 2 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
1 4 (4.55%) OSCP
2 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) CISM
3 2 (2.27%) CISSP
3 2 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.27%) CREST Certified
3 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) GCFA
3 2 (2.27%) GCFE
3 2 (2.27%) GIAC
3 2 (2.27%) GREM
3 2 (2.27%) SANS
3 2 (2.27%) Tigerscheme
4 1 (1.14%) CCIE
4 1 (1.14%) CCNP
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.14%) JNCIE
4 1 (1.14%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) GDPR
2 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) Docker
2 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.68%) KVM
3 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.55%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.27%) Xen
6 1 (1.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (23.86%) Puppet
2 18 (20.45%) Ansible
3 14 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (10.23%) Kubernetes
5 8 (9.09%) Terraform
6 6 (6.82%) Ganglia
7 5 (5.68%) Kibana
8 3 (3.41%) HAProxy
8 3 (3.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (2.27%) EMC VPLEX
9 2 (2.27%) logstash
9 2 (2.27%) Packer
10 1 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (1.14%) Nagios
10 1 (1.14%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 16 (18.18%) Oracle
2 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) VMware
4 4 (4.55%) hybris
5 3 (3.41%) CloudEndure
5 3 (3.41%) EMC
5 3 (3.41%) HP
6 2 (2.27%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.27%) Citrix
6 2 (2.27%) DataCore
6 2 (2.27%) FalconStor
6 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.27%) Splunk
6 2 (2.27%) Veeam
7 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.14%) F5
7 1 (1.14%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.14%) Tableau