Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 229 239
Rank change year-on-year +36 +10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Perl 177 159 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.42% 1.21% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.51% 2.08% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 128 118 80
North West median annual salary £48,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £36,750 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +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 7,045 7,632 6,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.35% 58.19% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5,941 6,539 5,248
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 2018. 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 +23 111 £46,250 +15.63% 27
Cheshire +7 48 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Merseyside - 14 £45,000 - 1
Lancashire +1 3 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Perl.

1 125 (70.62%) Python
2 118 (66.67%) Linux
3 68 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (33.90%) MySQL
5 59 (33.33%) DevOps
6 58 (32.77%) PHP
7 54 (30.51%) JavaScript
8 50 (28.25%) Java
9 44 (24.86%) Windows
9 44 (24.86%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (22.60%) Ruby
11 38 (21.47%) Software Engineering
12 37 (20.90%) Bash Shell
13 35 (19.77%) SQL
13 35 (19.77%) Apache
14 34 (19.21%) Opscode Chef
15 32 (18.08%) Amazon AWS
15 32 (18.08%) Puppet
15 32 (18.08%) C++
16 31 (17.51%) Docker
17 30 (16.95%) CSS
18 29 (16.38%) LAMP
18 29 (16.38%) VMware
18 29 (16.38%) Jenkins
19 28 (15.82%) Ansible
20 27 (15.25%) Degree
20 27 (15.25%) C
21 25 (14.12%) Unix
21 25 (14.12%) Scrum
21 25 (14.12%) Finance

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 35 (19.77%) Apache
2 16 (9.04%) JBoss
3 12 (6.78%) Apache Spark
4 11 (6.21%) Apache Pig
5 10 (5.65%) WebSphere
6 9 (5.08%) nginx
6 9 (5.08%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.82%) Confluence
8 3 (1.69%) Resin
8 3 (1.69%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.13%) CloudStack
9 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.13%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.56%) CICS
10 1 (0.56%) CMS
10 1 (0.56%) Drupal
10 1 (0.56%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.56%) IIS
10 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.56%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 32 (18.08%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.47%) OpenShift
4 13 (7.34%) GitHub
5 10 (5.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.69%) SaaS
7 2 (1.13%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.13%) Office 365
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.56%) PaaS
8 1 (0.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.17%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.21%) BGP
2 11 (6.21%) OSPF
3 9 (5.08%) Ethernet
3 9 (5.08%) LAN
3 9 (5.08%) WAN
4 8 (4.52%) DNS
4 8 (4.52%) Firewall
4 8 (4.52%) SAN
5 7 (3.95%) NAS
6 6 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (3.39%) Junos
7 5 (2.82%) Broadband
7 5 (2.82%) Network Security
7 5 (2.82%) WLAN
8 4 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (2.26%) MPLS
9 3 (1.69%) RSVP
9 3 (1.69%) VLAN
9 3 (1.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (33.90%) MySQL
2 18 (10.17%) Big Data
3 15 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 14 (7.91%) Hadoop
5 11 (6.21%) Apache Hive
5 11 (6.21%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.52%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.82%) GIS
7 5 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.26%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.69%) DB2
9 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 29 (16.38%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.04%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.47%) Cucumber
3 15 (8.47%) Selenium
4 9 (5.08%) Subversion
5 6 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (2.82%) JIRA
6 5 (2.82%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.82%) Xcode
7 4 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.26%) CA Release Automation
7 4 (2.26%) Hudson
7 4 (2.26%) MSBuild
7 4 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.69%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.13%) AppScan
9 2 (1.13%) Burp Suite
9 2 (1.13%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.13%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.56%) PhantomJS
General
1 25 (14.12%) Finance
2 19 (10.73%) Law
3 15 (8.47%) Banking
4 14 (7.91%) Investment Banking
5 9 (5.08%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.39%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.39%) Military
7 4 (2.26%) Automotive
8 3 (1.69%) Electronics
8 3 (1.69%) Legal
8 3 (1.69%) Marketing
8 3 (1.69%) Retail
9 2 (1.13%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Advertising
10 1 (0.56%) Games
10 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (27.12%) Developer
2 19 (10.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (10.17%) Test Engineer
4 14 (7.91%) Integration Engineer
4 14 (7.91%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 13 (7.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (6.78%) Security Engineer
6 12 (6.78%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 12 (6.78%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
6 12 (6.78%) Senior Test Engineer
6 12 (6.78%) Software Developer
7 10 (5.65%) Angular Developer
7 10 (5.65%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (5.65%) Network Engineer
7 10 (5.65%) Perl Developer
8 9 (5.08%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.08%) Splunk Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) Junior
9 8 (4.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.95%) CSS
2 29 (16.38%) LAMP
3 21 (11.86%) HTML
4 19 (10.73%) Ajax
5 18 (10.17%) AngularJS
6 16 (9.04%) JSON
7 15 (8.47%) XML
8 12 (6.78%) Ext JS
9 11 (6.21%) .NET
9 11 (6.21%) Angular 2
9 11 (6.21%) React
10 10 (5.65%) CGI
10 10 (5.65%) Java EE
11 9 (5.08%) CSS3
11 9 (5.08%) HTML5
12 7 (3.95%) Regular Expression
13 6 (3.39%) ASP.NET
13 6 (3.39%) jQuery
13 6 (3.39%) Node.js
14 5 (2.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.39%) Private Cloud
2 6 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (2.82%) Clustering
3 5 (2.82%) Mainframe
3 5 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.26%) Robotics
5 3 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.13%) PKI
6 2 (1.13%) Replication
6 2 (1.13%) User Experience
6 2 (1.13%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (1.13%) VSAM
7 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.56%) Smart City
7 1 (0.56%) Social Media
7 1 (0.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 118 (66.67%) Linux
2 44 (24.86%) Windows
3 25 (14.12%) Unix
4 15 (8.47%) CentOS
5 11 (6.21%) Windows Server
6 10 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (4.52%) AIX
7 8 (4.52%) Android
7 8 (4.52%) Debian
8 7 (3.95%) Apple iOS
9 6 (3.39%) Solaris
10 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.69%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.13%) FreeBSD
12 2 (1.13%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.56%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.56%) Fedora
13 1 (0.56%) HPUX
13 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (33.33%) DevOps
3 44 (24.86%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (21.47%) Software Engineering
5 25 (14.12%) Front End Development
5 25 (14.12%) Scrum
6 23 (12.99%) Information Security
7 21 (11.86%) Test Automation
8 19 (10.73%) SDLC
9 18 (10.17%) Test Scripting
10 16 (9.04%) Configuration Management
11 15 (8.47%) Risk Management
11 15 (8.47%) Time Management
12 14 (7.91%) TDD
12 14 (7.91%) Validation
12 14 (7.91%) Wealth Management
13 12 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (6.78%) Software Delivery
14 11 (6.21%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (6.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 125 (70.62%) Python
2 58 (32.77%) PHP
3 54 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 50 (28.25%) Java
5 40 (22.60%) Ruby
6 37 (20.90%) Bash Shell
7 35 (19.77%) SQL
8 32 (18.08%) C++
9 27 (15.25%) C
10 18 (10.17%) Shell Script
11 16 (9.04%) Go
12 13 (7.34%) C#
13 9 (5.08%) PowerShell
14 7 (3.95%) Objective-C
15 4 (2.26%) Bourne shell
15 4 (2.26%) Korn
15 4 (2.26%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.69%) Erlang
17 2 (1.13%) COBOL
17 2 (1.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (15.25%) Degree
2 20 (11.30%) Security Cleared
3 19 (10.73%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (6.78%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.95%) CISSP
5 7 (3.95%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.26%) CCNA
7 4 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.69%) CCNP
8 3 (1.69%) SANS
9 2 (1.13%) CISA
9 2 (1.13%) CISM
9 2 (1.13%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.13%) MCSE
9 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.13%) OSCE
9 2 (1.13%) OSCP
10 1 (0.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.65%) GCP
2 8 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.69%) QA
3 3 (1.69%) SLA
4 2 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 31 (17.51%) Docker
2 24 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.17%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.95%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.82%) KVM
6 4 (2.26%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.69%) QEMU
8 2 (1.13%) Ceph
8 2 (1.13%) Corosync
8 2 (1.13%) DRBD
8 2 (1.13%) iptables
8 2 (1.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 2 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (19.21%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (18.08%) Puppet
3 28 (15.82%) Ansible
4 23 (12.99%) Kubernetes
5 11 (6.21%) Nagios
6 10 (5.65%) Terraform
7 5 (2.82%) Rancher
8 4 (2.26%) BladeLogic
9 3 (1.69%) Cacti
9 3 (1.69%) CFEngine
9 3 (1.69%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.13%) Munin
10 2 (1.13%) Netcool
10 2 (1.13%) Pacemaker
10 2 (1.13%) SCOM
10 2 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (1.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 2 (1.13%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.56%) CA Endevor
11 1 (0.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (16.38%) VMware
2 24 (13.56%) Oracle
3 20 (11.30%) Red Hat
4 14 (7.91%) Splunk
5 13 (7.34%) SolarWinds
6 9 (5.08%) Cisco
6 9 (5.08%) Juniper
7 8 (4.52%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.52%) CyberArk
7 8 (4.52%) HP
7 8 (4.52%) IBM
7 8 (4.52%) Varonis
8 5 (2.82%) Intapp
8 5 (2.82%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.26%) Blue Prism
9 4 (2.26%) Google
9 4 (2.26%) New Relic
9 4 (2.26%) Remedy
9 4 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.69%) ATG