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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > South East
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 256 351 268
Rank change year-on-year +95 -83 +24
Permanent jobs citing Perl 274 73 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.21% 0.46% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 0.83% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 151 56 85
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £42,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £58,000 £59,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £69,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -

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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 10,873 8,749 7,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.04% 55.23% 56.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6,426 6,649 6,720
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the South East

Perl
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Perl in the South East.

Salary trend for Perl in the South East

Perl
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Perl in the South East over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Perl in the South East

Perl
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South East region over the 6 months to 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Surrey +55 140 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Thames Valley -23 59 £60,000 +14.83% 5
Berkshire -5 33 £60,000 +14.83% 3
Kent -32 30 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Buckinghamshire -29 17 £50,000 -
Hampshire -23 16 £58,000 -10.77% 2
Middlesex - 10 - -
Oxfordshire -32 9 £85,000 +54.55% 2
West Sussex - 4 £45,000 - 2
East Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Perl.

1 203 (74.09%) Python
2 147 (53.65%) Linux
3 130 (47.45%) AWS
4 120 (43.80%) Agile
5 115 (41.97%) Bash
6 113 (41.24%) Azure
7 112 (40.88%) PHP
8 105 (38.32%) Shell Script
9 90 (32.85%) Unix
10 88 (32.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 85 (31.02%) JavaScript
12 81 (29.56%) Finance
12 81 (29.56%) Test Automation
13 79 (28.83%) DevOps
14 78 (28.47%) Java
15 71 (25.91%) MySQL
16 70 (25.55%) Windows
17 69 (25.18%) CentOS
18 68 (24.82%) Ansible
19 67 (24.45%) High Availability
19 67 (24.45%) SQL
20 63 (22.99%) Git (software)
21 62 (22.63%) CI/CD
22 60 (21.90%) Social Skills
22 60 (21.90%) HTML
22 60 (21.90%) CSS
23 59 (21.53%) Maven
23 59 (21.53%) Kubernetes
24 57 (20.80%) Jenkins
25 56 (20.44%) Docker

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (12.77%) Apache Spark
2 17 (6.20%) Apache
3 15 (5.47%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.09%) IIS
4 3 (1.09%) nginx
4 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.73%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.36%) JBoss
6 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (4.74%) Simulink
1 13 (4.74%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 130 (47.45%) AWS
2 113 (41.24%) Azure
3 50 (18.25%) Serverless
4 43 (15.69%) OpenShift
5 41 (14.96%) SaaS
6 36 (13.14%) AWS Lambda
7 35 (12.77%) Cloud Functions
8 15 (5.47%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (3.28%) Azure DevOps
10 6 (2.19%) Vercel
11 3 (1.09%) IaaS
11 3 (1.09%) PaaS
12 2 (0.73%) Datadog
12 2 (0.73%) GCP
13 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.36%) Microsoft 365
13 1 (0.36%) Route 53
13 1 (0.36%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
13 1 (0.36%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 46 (16.79%) DNS
2 44 (16.06%) Internet
3 37 (13.50%) HTTP
4 13 (4.74%) J1939
5 11 (4.01%) TCP/IP
6 9 (3.28%) Firewall
7 8 (2.92%) Asterisk PBX
7 8 (2.92%) DHCP
7 8 (2.92%) Ethernet
8 6 (2.19%) Wireless
9 4 (1.46%) FTP
9 4 (1.46%) Network Security
9 4 (1.46%) VPN
10 3 (1.09%) SSL
11 2 (0.73%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.73%) L2TP
11 2 (0.73%) MPLS
11 2 (0.73%) OSPF
11 2 (0.73%) RTP
11 2 (0.73%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (25.91%) MySQL
2 50 (18.25%) PostgreSQL
3 41 (14.96%) SQL Server
4 36 (13.14%) NoSQL
5 35 (12.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 35 (12.77%) Flink
5 35 (12.77%) MongoDB
6 24 (8.76%) DB2
7 15 (5.47%) InfluxDB
8 5 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.82%) Text Mining
8 5 (1.82%) UniData
9 3 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.73%) DTS
10 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.36%) Big Data
11 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 63 (22.99%) Git (software)
2 59 (21.53%) Maven
3 57 (20.80%) Jenkins
4 51 (18.61%) JIRA
5 38 (13.87%) Subversion
6 36 (13.14%) Ant
7 35 (12.77%) Gradle
8 24 (8.76%) SonarQube
9 13 (4.74%) ClearCase
9 13 (4.74%) JMeter
9 13 (4.74%) Plastic SCM
10 12 (4.38%) LoadRunner
10 12 (4.38%) NeoLoad
11 7 (2.55%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.09%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.36%) Cypress.io
13 1 (0.36%) Hudson
13 1 (0.36%) TestComplete
General
1 81 (29.56%) Finance
2 60 (21.90%) Social Skills
3 35 (12.77%) Manufacturing
4 30 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (7.66%) Telecoms
6 19 (6.93%) Retail
7 15 (5.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 15 (5.47%) Law
8 14 (5.11%) Advertising
9 13 (4.74%) Automotive
9 13 (4.74%) Electronics
10 8 (2.92%) Legal
11 4 (1.46%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (0.73%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.73%) French Language
12 2 (0.73%) Games
12 2 (0.73%) German Language
12 2 (0.73%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.73%) Marketing
12 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (16.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (13.87%) Developer
3 35 (12.77%) Java Engineer
3 35 (12.77%) Senior Java Engineer
4 27 (9.85%) Administrator
5 26 (9.49%) Linux Administrator
6 24 (8.76%) Systems Administrator
7 23 (8.39%) Linux Engineer
7 23 (8.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 22 (8.03%) Support Engineer
9 21 (7.66%) Software Engineer
10 19 (6.93%) Tivoli Specialist
11 17 (6.20%) Linux Support
12 16 (5.84%) Junior
12 16 (5.84%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
12 16 (5.84%) Junior Systems Administrator
12 16 (5.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 15 (5.47%) Analyst
14 13 (4.74%) Electronics Engineer
14 13 (4.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (21.90%) CSS
1 60 (21.90%) HTML
2 51 (18.61%) .NET
3 35 (12.77%) ASP.NET
3 35 (12.77%) JDBC
3 35 (12.77%) RESTful
4 34 (12.41%) REST
5 26 (9.49%) React
6 24 (8.76%) AngularJS
7 16 (5.84%) Elastic Stack
7 16 (5.84%) Node.js
8 14 (5.11%) LAMP
9 12 (4.38%) CodeIgniter
10 9 (3.28%) CSS3
10 9 (3.28%) HTML5
10 9 (3.28%) Kafka
11 7 (2.55%) Java EE
11 7 (2.55%) Redux
11 7 (2.55%) Spring
11 7 (2.55%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 54 (19.71%) Linux Command Line
2 49 (17.88%) Algorithms
3 35 (12.77%) Data Structures
3 35 (12.77%) Life Science
4 24 (8.76%) Smart Meter
5 22 (8.03%) Management Information System
6 19 (6.93%) HACMP
7 17 (6.20%) Social Media
8 15 (5.47%) Replication
8 15 (5.47%) Smartphone
9 14 (5.11%) Cyberattack
10 12 (4.38%) Video\Live Streaming
11 9 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (2.92%) Cyber Defence
12 8 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
12 8 (2.92%) User Experience
13 7 (2.55%) Virtual Team
14 5 (1.82%) Grid Computing
14 5 (1.82%) Semantic Web
15 4 (1.46%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 147 (53.65%) Linux
2 90 (32.85%) Unix
3 88 (32.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 70 (25.55%) Windows
5 69 (25.18%) CentOS
6 41 (14.96%) Windows Server
7 19 (6.93%) AIX
7 19 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (6.93%) Windows Server 2016
8 16 (5.84%) Ubuntu
9 8 (2.92%) Debian
9 8 (2.92%) Scientific Linux
10 4 (1.46%) zOS
11 2 (0.73%) Solaris
11 2 (0.73%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (43.80%) Agile
2 81 (29.56%) Test Automation
3 79 (28.83%) DevOps
4 67 (24.45%) High Availability
5 62 (22.63%) CI/CD
6 55 (20.07%) Mentoring
6 55 (20.07%) Microservices
7 49 (17.88%) Problem-Solving
8 47 (17.15%) MVC
9 42 (15.33%) Configuration Management
10 41 (14.96%) TDD
11 40 (14.60%) Migration
11 40 (14.60%) OOP
12 39 (14.23%) Disaster Recovery
13 38 (13.87%) BDD
13 38 (13.87%) Software Testing
14 37 (13.50%) Computer Science
15 36 (13.14%) Root Cause Analysis
15 36 (13.14%) User Stories
16 35 (12.77%) Story Points
Programming Languages
1 203 (74.09%) Python
2 115 (41.97%) Bash
3 112 (40.88%) PHP
4 105 (38.32%) Shell Script
5 85 (31.02%) JavaScript
6 78 (28.47%) Java
7 67 (24.45%) SQL
8 52 (18.98%) PowerShell
9 50 (18.25%) Ruby
10 38 (13.87%) C
11 30 (10.95%) C++
12 13 (4.74%) Embedded C
12 13 (4.74%) MATLAB
13 11 (4.01%) R
14 8 (2.92%) C#
14 8 (2.92%) ES6
15 7 (2.55%) VBA
16 5 (1.82%) Korn
16 5 (1.82%) Lua
17 2 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (16.79%) Security Cleared
2 37 (13.50%) Degree
3 14 (5.11%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.74%) HND
5 5 (1.82%) Postgraduate
6 4 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.09%) CCNP
7 3 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.73%) CCIE
8 2 (0.73%) CCNA
8 2 (0.73%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.36%) MBA
9 1 (0.36%) MCITP
9 1 (0.36%) MCP
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.74%) Automotive SPICE
1 13 (4.74%) AUTOSAR
1 13 (4.74%) ISO 26262
1 13 (4.74%) MISRA
2 11 (4.01%) QA
3 3 (1.09%) SLA
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (20.44%) Docker
2 23 (8.39%) Active Directory
3 19 (6.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 17 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (5.47%) KVM
5 15 (5.47%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (5.47%) Xen
6 8 (2.92%) Lustre
6 8 (2.92%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 4 (1.46%) NFS
8 2 (0.73%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.36%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.36%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 68 (24.82%) Ansible
2 59 (21.53%) Kubernetes
3 43 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (14.96%) Puppet
5 26 (9.49%) Grafana
6 19 (6.93%) IBM BigFix
6 19 (6.93%) Netcool
6 19 (6.93%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 19 (6.93%) Tivoli
6 19 (6.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 15 (5.47%) logstash
7 15 (5.47%) Terraform
8 5 (1.82%) Nagios
9 3 (1.09%) SCCM
10 2 (0.73%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.73%) Packer
10 2 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.36%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 1 (0.36%) Computer Incident Response Team
11 1 (0.36%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 43 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.87%) IBM
3 35 (12.77%) Google
4 34 (12.41%) Red Hat
5 19 (6.93%) AppDynamics
5 19 (6.93%) VMware
6 16 (5.84%) Oracle
7 15 (5.47%) New Relic
7 15 (5.47%) Perforce
8 13 (4.74%) Lauterbach
9 12 (4.38%) Dynatrace
9 12 (4.38%) Micro Focus
10 9 (3.28%) Splunk
11 8 (2.92%) FIS
11 8 (2.92%) WorldPay
12 7 (2.55%) Dataiku
12 7 (2.55%) Refinitiv
12 7 (2.55%) Reuters
13 5 (1.82%) Citrix
14 4 (1.46%) Cisco