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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 181 192
Rank change year-on-year -17 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 77 56 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.14% 1.00% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 1.86% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 57
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3965 3003 3333
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.72% 53.67% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3397 2598 2835
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 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
Manchester -10 56 £40,000 +19.40% 15
Cheshire -15 18 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Lancashire +7 3 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for Perl.

1 121 (67.22%) Python
2 113 (62.78%) Linux
3 66 (36.67%) Java
3 66 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 59 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (31.67%) Ruby
6 55 (30.56%) MySQL
7 54 (30.00%) Apache
7 54 (30.00%) DevOps
8 52 (28.89%) Bash Shell
9 51 (28.33%) PHP
9 51 (28.33%) VMware
10 49 (27.22%) CSS
11 43 (23.89%) Amazon AWS
11 43 (23.89%) Puppet
11 43 (23.89%) Opscode Chef
12 42 (23.33%) Software Engineering
13 41 (22.78%) HTML
14 36 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 35 (19.44%) Red Hat
15 35 (19.44%) C#
15 35 (19.44%) Scrum
16 33 (18.33%) SQL
16 33 (18.33%) Degree
16 33 (18.33%) Big Data
17 31 (17.22%) Unix
17 31 (17.22%) Apache Spark
17 31 (17.22%) Hadoop
18 29 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
19 28 (15.56%) Oracle

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 54 (30.00%) Apache
2 31 (17.22%) Apache Spark
3 27 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (11.11%) Apache Pig
5 17 (9.44%) Tomcat
6 12 (6.67%) nginx
7 9 (5.00%) JBoss
7 9 (5.00%) OpenStack
8 8 (4.44%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.22%) GlassFish
9 4 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (2.22%) Jetty
10 3 (1.67%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.67%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.11%) Drupal
11 2 (1.11%) IIS
12 1 (0.56%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.56%) CMS
12 1 (0.56%) SilverStripe
12 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Magento
1 1 (0.56%) OpenCart
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.56%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 43 (23.89%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (6.11%) Amazon S3
3 11 (6.11%) OpenShift
4 9 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (3.89%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (2.78%) GitHub
7 4 (2.22%) PaaS
7 4 (2.22%) SaaS
8 3 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.11%) IaaS
10 1 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.56%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.56%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.00%) Firewall
2 16 (8.89%) SAN
3 12 (6.67%) WAN
4 11 (6.11%) DNS
5 10 (5.56%) Internet
6 9 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.78%) VoIP
8 4 (2.22%) Asterisk PBX
8 4 (2.22%) Broadband
8 4 (2.22%) Ethernet
8 4 (2.22%) HTTP
9 3 (1.67%) BGP
9 3 (1.67%) IPv6
9 3 (1.67%) TACACS
9 3 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.11%) DMZ
10 2 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.11%) Network Security
10 2 (1.11%) OSPF
10 2 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (30.56%) MySQL
2 33 (18.33%) Big Data
3 31 (17.22%) Hadoop
4 26 (14.44%) MongoDB
5 20 (11.11%) Apache Hive
6 16 (8.89%) RDBMS
6 16 (8.89%) Relational Database
6 16 (8.89%) SQL Server
7 11 (6.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (5.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (3.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.67%) Couchbase
12 3 (1.67%) GIS
12 3 (1.67%) Redis
12 3 (1.67%) Riak
Development Applications
1 25 (13.89%) Jenkins
2 19 (10.56%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (5.56%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.89%) EasyMock
5 7 (3.89%) JUnit
5 7 (3.89%) Selenium
6 6 (3.33%) GoCD
6 6 (3.33%) JIRA
6 6 (3.33%) Xcode
7 5 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.78%) Mercurial
7 5 (2.78%) Subversion
8 4 (2.22%) Ant
8 4 (2.22%) ClearCase
8 4 (2.22%) CruiseControl
8 4 (2.22%) Gradle
8 4 (2.22%) Hudson
8 4 (2.22%) Maven
8 4 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (8.89%) Banking
2 13 (7.22%) Retail
3 12 (6.67%) Military
4 11 (6.11%) Finance
5 8 (4.44%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.78%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (2.78%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.11%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (41.11%) Developer
2 40 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 32 (17.78%) Java Developer
4 29 (16.11%) Java Software Developer
5 21 (11.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 18 (10.00%) Java Engineer
7 17 (9.44%) Java Software Engineer
7 17 (9.44%) Software Engineer
8 16 (8.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 16 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (8.33%) Analyst
10 14 (7.78%) Administrator
10 14 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (7.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (6.11%) Linux Administrator
12 11 (6.11%) Linux Engineer
12 11 (6.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 8 (4.44%) LAMP Developer
13 8 (4.44%) Linux Support
13 8 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (27.22%) CSS
2 41 (22.78%) HTML
3 27 (15.00%) Java EE
4 26 (14.44%) LAMP
5 25 (13.89%) Ajax
6 24 (13.33%) Middleware
7 23 (12.78%) Hibernate
7 23 (12.78%) Spring
8 19 (10.56%) jQuery
9 16 (8.89%) Apache Camel
9 16 (8.89%) Node.js
10 14 (7.78%) HTML5
11 13 (7.22%) AngularJS
12 12 (6.67%) CSS3
13 10 (5.56%) CGI
14 7 (3.89%) Web Services
15 6 (3.33%) .NET
15 6 (3.33%) JSON
15 6 (3.33%) XML
16 4 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.33%) iPad
2 17 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (6.67%) PKI
4 11 (6.11%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.33%) Clustering
5 6 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.78%) User Experience
7 4 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.11%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.11%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.56%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 113 (62.78%) Linux
2 31 (17.22%) Unix
3 25 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (13.33%) Windows
5 17 (9.44%) CentOS
6 9 (5.00%) AIX
6 9 (5.00%) Android
6 9 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 9 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 7 (3.89%) Solaris
8 5 (2.78%) HPUX
9 4 (2.22%) Debian
10 3 (1.67%) SUSE
10 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.11%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.56%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.56%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (30.00%) DevOps
3 42 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 35 (19.44%) Scrum
5 29 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (15.00%) Analytics
7 25 (13.89%) Configuration Management
8 24 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
9 23 (12.78%) Information Security
9 23 (12.78%) Mentoring
10 22 (12.22%) SDLC
11 20 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (11.11%) Time Management
12 17 (9.44%) Data Analytics
13 16 (8.89%) Visualisation
14 13 (7.22%) Validation
15 12 (6.67%) Big Data Analytics
15 12 (6.67%) Open Source
16 11 (6.11%) Risk Management
16 11 (6.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 121 (67.22%) Python
2 66 (36.67%) Java
2 66 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 57 (31.67%) Ruby
4 52 (28.89%) Bash Shell
5 51 (28.33%) PHP
6 35 (19.44%) C#
7 33 (18.33%) SQL
8 27 (15.00%) C
9 25 (13.89%) C++
10 15 (8.33%) PowerShell
11 12 (6.67%) Korn
12 10 (5.56%) Shell Script
13 9 (5.00%) Go
14 5 (2.78%) VB
15 4 (2.22%) Groovy
15 4 (2.22%) Jython
15 4 (2.22%) VBScript
16 3 (1.67%) AWK
16 3 (1.67%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (18.33%) Degree
2 21 (11.67%) Numerate Degree
3 15 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 12 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 8 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.22%) HND
6 4 (2.22%) SANS
7 3 (1.67%) CCNP
7 3 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.67%) ISEB
7 3 (1.67%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.56%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.56%) CCIE
8 1 (0.56%) CCSP
8 1 (0.56%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 36 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (15.56%) Hyper-V
3 21 (11.67%) Docker
4 11 (6.11%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.33%) KVM
6 4 (2.22%) PowerHA
7 3 (1.67%) NFS
8 2 (1.11%) Firmware
8 2 (1.11%) Postfix
8 2 (1.11%) qmail
9 1 (0.56%) HDFS
9 1 (0.56%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (23.89%) Opscode Chef
1 43 (23.89%) Puppet
2 26 (14.44%) Ansible
3 16 (8.89%) Nagios
4 14 (7.78%) Salt
5 11 (6.11%) Terraform
6 8 (4.44%) Kubernetes
7 4 (2.22%) Cacti
7 4 (2.22%) CFEngine
7 4 (2.22%) Control-M
7 4 (2.22%) FortiGate
7 4 (2.22%) Netcool
8 3 (1.67%) Kibana
8 3 (1.67%) logstash
8 3 (1.67%) OpenNMS
8 3 (1.67%) RANCID
8 3 (1.67%) SCCM
9 2 (1.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (28.33%) VMware
2 35 (19.44%) Red Hat
3 28 (15.56%) Oracle
4 10 (5.56%) IBM
5 9 (5.00%) Cisco
6 8 (4.44%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.33%) Google
7 6 (3.33%) Sun
7 6 (3.33%) Veeam
7 6 (3.33%) Xamarin
7 6 (3.33%) Zerto
8 5 (2.78%) AppDynamics
8 5 (2.78%) Juniper
9 4 (2.22%) Brocade
9 4 (2.22%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.22%) HP
9 4 (2.22%) Palo Alto
9 4 (2.22%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.22%) Veritas
10 3 (1.67%) ZyXEL
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives.
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 54,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Advantage Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum dep on experience + on call allowance + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago