Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 95 122
Rank change year-on-year -3 +27 -54
Permanent jobs citing Perl 80 87 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.64% 2.97% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.84% 4.56% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 51 54 94
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% +14.12% -5.56%
10th Percentile £18,750 £28,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £59,775 £57,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +5.56%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2083 1906 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 68.70% 65.03% 56.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1747 1608 1584
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Oxfordshire

Perl
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Perl in Oxfordshire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in Oxfordshire

Perl
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Oxford 0 39 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Abingdon +7 17 £50,000 - 3
Thame - 1 £62,500 -
Perl
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 61 (76.25%) Python
2 41 (51.25%) C++
3 39 (48.75%) Java
4 36 (45.00%) Degree
5 34 (42.50%) C
6 31 (38.75%) Ruby
6 31 (38.75%) Mentoring
7 28 (35.00%) Computer Science
7 28 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (32.50%) Linux
9 24 (30.00%) Web Services
9 24 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 20 (25.00%) WAN
11 20 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 20 (25.00%) Network Security
11 20 (25.00%) Palo Alto
12 19 (23.75%) Kalman Filter
12 19 (23.75%) Ethernet
12 19 (23.75%) VPN
12 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
12 19 (23.75%) Web Filtering
13 17 (21.25%) Catalyst
13 17 (21.25%) High Availability
14 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (20.00%) Sophos
14 16 (20.00%) HTML
15 15 (18.75%) Juniper
15 15 (18.75%) MVC

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (6.25%) nginx
2 4 (5.00%) Apache
3 3 (3.75%) lighttpd
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) GNU Octave
1 1 (1.25%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 28 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.75%) SaaS
5 2 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 20 (25.00%) Network Security
1 20 (25.00%) WAN
2 19 (23.75%) Ethernet
2 19 (23.75%) VPN
3 10 (12.50%) Firewall
4 9 (11.25%) BGP
5 8 (10.00%) EIGRP
5 8 (10.00%) OSPF
5 8 (10.00%) VoIP
6 7 (8.75%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (8.75%) DNS
6 7 (8.75%) HSRP
6 7 (8.75%) Internet
6 7 (8.75%) IPsec
6 7 (8.75%) LAN
6 7 (8.75%) MPLS
6 7 (8.75%) VRRP
7 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 11 (13.75%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.50%) MySQL
5 5 (6.25%) Big Data
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.50%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.50%) Redis
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.00%) Grunt
2 4 (5.00%) gulp
2 4 (5.00%) IDA Disassembler
2 4 (5.00%) OllyDbg
2 4 (5.00%) Subversion
2 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.00%) WinDbg
3 3 (3.75%) GDB
3 3 (3.75%) Metasploit
4 2 (2.50%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.25%) GCC
5 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 5 (6.25%) Marketing
2 3 (3.75%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.75%) Automotive
2 3 (3.75%) Electronics
2 3 (3.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (33.75%) Developer
2 21 (26.25%) Network Engineer
3 17 (21.25%) Network Security Engineer
3 17 (21.25%) Security Engineer
4 12 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (15.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 12 (15.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Perl Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Software Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) LAN Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) WAN Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) JavaScript Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Perl Software Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.00%) Web Services
2 17 (21.25%) Catalyst
3 16 (20.00%) HTML
4 11 (13.75%) DBIx::Class
4 11 (13.75%) Moose
5 5 (6.25%) Node.js
6 4 (5.00%) Entity Framework
6 4 (5.00%) jQuery
6 4 (5.00%) Regular Expression
6 4 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.75%) Flash
7 3 (3.75%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (2.50%) PHP-FPM
9 1 (1.25%) LAMP
9 1 (1.25%) POSIX
9 1 (1.25%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.25%) User Experience
3 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.50%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (6.25%) ASIC
6 4 (5.00%) Blog
6 4 (5.00%) Spread Betting
7 3 (3.75%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.50%) Verilog
9 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.50%) Linux
2 14 (17.50%) Unix
3 9 (11.25%) Windows
4 3 (3.75%) CentOS
4 3 (3.75%) FreeBSD
4 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Debian
6 1 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Mentoring
2 19 (23.75%) Kalman Filter
2 19 (23.75%) Web Filtering
3 17 (21.25%) High Availability
4 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (18.75%) MVC
6 13 (16.25%) Network Monitoring
6 13 (16.25%) Security Operations
7 11 (13.75%) Configuration Management
7 11 (13.75%) Software Engineering
7 11 (13.75%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.00%) DevOps
9 7 (8.75%) ITIL
9 7 (8.75%) Network Management
9 7 (8.75%) Network Virtualisation
10 6 (7.50%) Change Management
10 6 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (7.50%) Network Architecture
10 6 (7.50%) OO
10 6 (7.50%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 61 (76.25%) Python
2 41 (51.25%) C++
3 39 (48.75%) Java
4 34 (42.50%) C
5 31 (38.75%) Ruby
6 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (11.25%) Bash Shell
7 9 (11.25%) C#
8 7 (8.75%) Tcl
9 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.75%) Assembly Language
10 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.50%) PHP
12 1 (1.25%) Groovy
12 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.25%) R
12 1 (1.25%) Scala
12 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (45.00%) Degree
2 12 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.75%) CEH
3 3 (3.75%) CHECK Team Leader
3 3 (3.75%) CHECK Team Member
3 3 (3.75%) CREST Certified
3 3 (3.75%) Cyber Scheme
3 3 (3.75%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.75%) OSCP
3 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) PMO
2 3 (3.75%) JTAG
2 3 (3.75%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.25%) GDPR
3 1 (1.25%) IASME
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) VirtualBox
2 5 (6.25%) Docker
3 4 (5.00%) Firmware
3 4 (5.00%) KVM
4 3 (3.75%) Postfix
4 3 (3.75%) Varnish
4 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) Nagios
2 6 (7.50%) SCOM
3 4 (5.00%) Puppet
4 3 (3.75%) Cacti
4 3 (3.75%) Nessus
4 3 (3.75%) Nmap
5 2 (2.50%) Ansible
5 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
3 16 (20.00%) Sophos
4 15 (18.75%) Juniper
5 10 (12.50%) Cisco
6 7 (8.75%) CheckPoint
7 6 (7.50%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.00%) Perforce
8 4 (5.00%) VMware
9 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.50%) Google
11 1 (1.25%) Citrix
11 1 (1.25%) HP
11 1 (1.25%) New Relic
11 1 (1.25%) Splunk