Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 267 182 255
Rank change year-on-year -85 +73 -44
Permanent jobs citing Perl 113 201 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.85% 1.61% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 2.86% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 70 184 91
North West median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £26,400 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7420 7018 6547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.81% 56.08% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6191 6089 5629
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the North West

Perl
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Perl in the North West

Perl
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in the North West

Perl
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Manchester -83 67 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Cheshire -6 39 £50,000 +37.93% 2
Lancashire +3 4 £35,000 -
Merseyside -10 3 £42,500 +15.65% 2
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West region with a requirement for Perl.

1 91 (80.53%) Linux
2 77 (68.14%) Python
3 57 (50.44%) Java
4 37 (32.74%) MySQL
4 37 (32.74%) Windows
5 36 (31.86%) Apache
5 36 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (31.86%) Bash Shell
6 35 (30.97%) DevOps
6 35 (30.97%) Oracle
6 35 (30.97%) JavaScript
7 34 (30.09%) Unix
8 33 (29.20%) PHP
9 31 (27.43%) SQL
10 30 (26.55%) Amazon AWS
11 28 (24.78%) HTML
12 27 (23.89%) Middleware
12 27 (23.89%) VMware
12 27 (23.89%) Ruby
13 26 (23.01%) LAMP
14 25 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (22.12%) Puppet
15 24 (21.24%) Tomcat
16 23 (20.35%) Degree
16 23 (20.35%) MongoDB
16 23 (20.35%) Opscode Chef
17 22 (19.47%) Hyper-V
17 22 (19.47%) C++
18 21 (18.58%) C
18 21 (18.58%) CSS

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 36 (31.86%) Apache
2 24 (21.24%) Tomcat
3 15 (13.27%) JBoss
4 11 (9.73%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (8.85%) Apache Spark
6 9 (7.96%) Apache Pig
6 9 (7.96%) IIS
7 6 (5.31%) WebSphere
8 5 (4.42%) CMS
8 5 (4.42%) Drupal
8 5 (4.42%) WordPress
9 4 (3.54%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (2.65%) nginx
11 2 (1.77%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.88%) Confluence
12 1 (0.88%) Resin
12 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.77%) Magento
2 2 (1.77%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.77%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 30 (26.55%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.19%) OpenShift
3 6 (5.31%) PaaS
4 2 (1.77%) GitHub
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.50%) Firewall
2 8 (7.08%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.42%) DNS
3 5 (4.42%) Internet
4 4 (3.54%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (3.54%) BGP
4 4 (3.54%) Ethernet
4 4 (3.54%) HSRP
4 4 (3.54%) IPv6
4 4 (3.54%) Junos
4 4 (3.54%) LLU
4 4 (3.54%) MRTG
4 4 (3.54%) OSPF
4 4 (3.54%) TACACS
4 4 (3.54%) VLAN
4 4 (3.54%) VoIP
4 4 (3.54%) VPN
4 4 (3.54%) VRRP
4 4 (3.54%) WAN
4 4 (3.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.74%) MySQL
2 23 (20.35%) MongoDB
3 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
4 13 (11.50%) Big Data
4 13 (11.50%) Hadoop
5 11 (9.73%) RDBMS
5 11 (9.73%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.96%) Apache Hive
7 8 (7.08%) DB2
8 6 (5.31%) MariaDB
9 4 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.65%) SQLite
11 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.88%) Informix
Development Applications
1 15 (13.27%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.39%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.96%) Cucumber
3 9 (7.96%) Selenium
4 6 (5.31%) Subversion
5 5 (4.42%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.54%) GitLab
7 3 (2.65%) JIRA
7 3 (2.65%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.77%) Bazaar
8 2 (1.77%) JUnit
8 2 (1.77%) Maven
8 2 (1.77%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.77%) PhantomJS
8 2 (1.77%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.77%) Xcode
9 1 (0.88%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (15.04%) Finance
2 13 (11.50%) Banking
3 10 (8.85%) Military
4 5 (4.42%) Retail
5 4 (3.54%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.54%) Law
5 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.65%) Advertising
7 2 (1.77%) Games
7 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (20.35%) Developer
2 14 (12.39%) Analyst
2 14 (12.39%) Software Engineer
3 10 (8.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (7.08%) Integration Engineer
4 8 (7.08%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 8 (7.08%) Test Engineer
5 7 (6.19%) Lead Software Engineer
5 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.31%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (4.42%) Administrator
7 5 (4.42%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.42%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (4.42%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (4.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.42%) PHP Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.42%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (4.42%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.42%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.78%) HTML
2 27 (23.89%) Middleware
3 26 (23.01%) LAMP
4 21 (18.58%) CSS
5 19 (16.81%) jQuery
5 19 (16.81%) Node.js
6 16 (14.16%) HTML5
7 15 (13.27%) Ajax
8 11 (9.73%) CSS3
8 11 (9.73%) JSON
8 11 (9.73%) Spring
9 10 (8.85%) Hibernate
9 10 (8.85%) Java EE
9 10 (8.85%) Web Services
10 9 (7.96%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.96%) Apache Camel
11 7 (6.19%) Elastic Stack
12 6 (5.31%) XML
13 5 (4.42%) CGI
13 5 (4.42%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) PKI
2 9 (7.96%) User Experience
3 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.42%) iPad
6 4 (3.54%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (80.53%) Linux
2 37 (32.74%) Windows
3 34 (30.09%) Unix
4 13 (11.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (8.85%) AIX
6 4 (3.54%) CentOS
7 2 (1.77%) Android
7 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.88%) Debian
8 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.97%) DevOps
3 21 (18.58%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (18.58%) Scrum
4 20 (17.70%) SDLC
5 18 (15.93%) Software Engineering
5 18 (15.93%) Time Management
6 15 (13.27%) Visualisation
7 14 (12.39%) Test Automation
8 12 (10.62%) Information Security
9 11 (9.73%) Configuration Management
9 11 (9.73%) Validation
10 10 (8.85%) ITIL
10 10 (8.85%) Software Testing
11 9 (7.96%) Analytics
11 9 (7.96%) Data Analytics
11 9 (7.96%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (7.96%) OO
11 9 (7.96%) Risk Management
12 8 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (68.14%) Python
2 57 (50.44%) Java
3 36 (31.86%) Bash Shell
4 35 (30.97%) JavaScript
5 33 (29.20%) PHP
6 31 (27.43%) SQL
7 27 (23.89%) Ruby
8 22 (19.47%) C++
9 21 (18.58%) C
10 17 (15.04%) PowerShell
11 14 (12.39%) Shell Script
12 10 (8.85%) C#
13 5 (4.42%) Korn
13 5 (4.42%) VBScript
14 4 (3.54%) Go
15 3 (2.65%) Jython
15 3 (2.65%) PHP 7
15 3 (2.65%) VB
16 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
16 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (20.35%) Degree
2 17 (15.04%) DV Cleared
2 17 (15.04%) Numerate Degree
2 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.54%) SANS
4 3 (2.65%) ISEB
4 3 (2.65%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.77%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.54%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.77%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 25 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (19.47%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.85%) Docker
4 8 (7.08%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.77%) KVM
6 1 (0.88%) Corosync
6 1 (0.88%) Firmware
6 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (22.12%) Puppet
2 23 (20.35%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.85%) CA Wily
4 9 (7.96%) SCOM
5 8 (7.08%) Ansible
5 8 (7.08%) Nagios
6 7 (6.19%) Kubernetes
7 6 (5.31%) BladeLogic
7 6 (5.31%) Cacti
8 5 (4.42%) Netcool
9 4 (3.54%) FortiGate
9 4 (3.54%) Ganglia
9 4 (3.54%) OpenNMS
9 4 (3.54%) RANCID
9 4 (3.54%) SCCM
10 3 (2.65%) HAProxy
11 2 (1.77%) Control-M
11 2 (1.77%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (1.77%) Kibana
11 2 (1.77%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (30.97%) Oracle
2 27 (23.89%) VMware
3 17 (15.04%) Red Hat
4 13 (11.50%) Splunk
5 12 (10.62%) IBM
6 11 (9.73%) AppDynamics
7 8 (7.08%) Cisco
8 5 (4.42%) CheckPoint
8 5 (4.42%) HP
8 5 (4.42%) Juniper
8 5 (4.42%) Zend
9 4 (3.54%) Brocade
9 4 (3.54%) Ericsson
9 4 (3.54%) Foundry
9 4 (3.54%) Huawei
9 4 (3.54%) Palo Alto
9 4 (3.54%) Veeam
9 4 (3.54%) Zerto
9 4 (3.54%) ZyXEL
10 3 (2.65%) Sybase