Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 106 98
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 5 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.50% 0.16% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.25% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 20
Somerset median annual salary £55,000 £42,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.65% +0.59% -5.56%
10th Percentile £44,500 £41,275 £36,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £44,425 £55,375
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% -

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 633 785 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.17% 63.98% 64.43%
Number of salaries quoted 476 682 722
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £26,763
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 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
Bath +24 5 £55,000 +28.65% 4
Perl
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Perl.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) KVM
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) CouchDB
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) LAMP
4 2 (40.00%) Debian
4 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Erlang
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) nginx
4 2 (40.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (40.00%) Redis
4 2 (40.00%) Riak

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%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) CouchDB
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Redis
2 2 (40.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) GitLab
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
1 2 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Erlang
5 1 (20.00%) Groovy
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) KVM
3 2 (40.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (20.00%) Btrfs
4 1 (20.00%) Ceph
4 1 (20.00%) DRBD
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Ganeti
2 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (40.00%) Marathon
2 2 (40.00%) Mesos
2 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 1 (20.00%) CFEngine
3 1 (20.00%) Check_MK
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper