Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 47 53
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Perl 11 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.65% 1.84% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.97% 3.85% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Shropshire median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £44,694
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +6.28% -18.74%
10th Percentile £35,000 £44,500 £34,654
90th Percentile £58,500 £67,875 £48,556
West Midlands median annual salary £49,500 £46,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -25.20% +38.89%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 138 182 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 45.85% 47.77% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 78 135 142
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,275 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,375 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Shropshire

Perl
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Perl in Shropshire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Shropshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Perl in Shropshire

Perl
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Telford +3 8 £55,000 -26.67% 1
Ludlow - 1 £40,000 -
Perl
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 9 (81.82%) Python
1 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) JIRA
2 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Subversion
3 7 (63.64%) DevOps
4 6 (54.55%) Terraform
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) GoCD
4 6 (54.55%) Ansible
4 6 (54.55%) Confluence
4 6 (54.55%) REST
4 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (54.55%) Bitbucket
4 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) Vagrant
4 6 (54.55%) Atlassian
4 6 (54.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (54.55%) nginx
4 6 (54.55%) Ruby
4 6 (54.55%) Apache
4 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) DNS

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 6 (54.55%) Apache
1 6 (54.55%) Confluence
1 6 (54.55%) nginx
1 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 8 (72.73%) JIRA
1 8 (72.73%) Subversion
2 6 (54.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (54.55%) Bitbucket
2 6 (54.55%) GoCD
2 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) Vagrant
3 2 (18.18%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
1 2 (18.18%) Avionics
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (18.18%) Forensic Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
1 9 (81.82%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) Ruby
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Ansible
1 6 (54.55%) Terraform
2 2 (18.18%) EnCase
2 2 (18.18%) FTK
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Atlassian
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Nuix