Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 111 101
Rank change year-on-year +31 -10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 5 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.58% 0.15% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 0.25% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 15
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £47,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +15.06% +18.57%
10th Percentile £37,472 £42,475 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,500 £52,825 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 527 809 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 61.49% 62.62% 62.84%
Number of salaries quoted 439 685 763
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% +9.59%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,550 £26,350
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £58,750
South West median annual salary £44,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.55% +3.44% +3.90%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Somerset

Perl
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Perl in Somerset

Perl
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Somerset over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Somerset

Perl
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Bath +36 3 £45,000 -5.76% 4
Clevedon - 2 £50,000 -
Perl
South West

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

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) SSH
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Go
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Groovy
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) FreeRADIUS
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) KVM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) CFEngine
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle