Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > South East
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 309 270 166
Rank change year-on-year -39 -104 -22
Permanent jobs citing Perl 207 325 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.82% 1.13% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 2.00% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 180 263 549
South East median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +5.15% -7.62%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

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 13,693 16,215 17,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.00% 56.37% 56.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11,869 14,081 14,937
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,225 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.53% +4.45% +5.26%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Perl in the South East

Perl
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the South East over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 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
Thames Valley +27 102 £55,000 +10.00% 22
Berkshire +50 68 £55,000 - 15
Hampshire -2 44 £47,500 +6.74% 3
Surrey -16 39 £60,000 +4.35% 4
Oxfordshire -10 18 £80,000 +64.95% 6
Buckinghamshire +11 16 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Kent -18 10 £45,000 -18.18% 5
West Sussex -7 7 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Middlesex -7 4 £55,250 +9.41%
East Sussex -6 1 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Perl.

1 167 (80.68%) Python
2 123 (59.42%) Linux
3 79 (38.16%) Java
4 78 (37.68%) Bash Shell
5 70 (33.82%) DevOps
6 69 (33.33%) Ruby
7 62 (29.95%) Unix
8 59 (28.50%) Ansible
9 55 (26.57%) AWS
10 54 (26.09%) Oracle
11 51 (24.64%) SQL
12 50 (24.15%) Windows
13 48 (23.19%) Puppet
14 47 (22.71%) MySQL
15 46 (22.22%) Red Hat
15 46 (22.22%) Docker
16 41 (19.81%) PHP
17 39 (18.84%) Shell Script
18 38 (18.36%) TCP/IP
18 38 (18.36%) SQL Server
19 37 (17.87%) JavaScript
20 36 (17.39%) Software Engineering
21 34 (16.43%) Kubernetes
22 33 (15.94%) Degree
22 33 (15.94%) Finance
22 33 (15.94%) C++
23 32 (15.46%) SaaS
24 31 (14.98%) Opscode Chef
24 31 (14.98%) Configuration Management
25 30 (14.49%) VMware

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 23 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 22 (10.63%) JBoss
3 21 (10.14%) Apache
4 11 (5.31%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.42%) nginx
7 4 (1.93%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.45%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.45%) Confluence
8 3 (1.45%) IIS
9 2 (0.97%) CICS
9 2 (0.97%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.97%) WildFly
10 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.48%) Kinematics
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.42%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 55 (26.57%) AWS
2 32 (15.46%) SaaS
3 17 (8.21%) Azure
4 13 (6.28%) GCP
5 12 (5.80%) OpenShift
6 11 (5.31%) IaaS
7 3 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.45%) Apigee
7 3 (1.45%) GitHub
8 2 (0.97%) PaaS
9 1 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (18.36%) TCP/IP
2 22 (10.63%) Firewall
3 21 (10.14%) DNS
4 12 (5.80%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (5.80%) SSL
5 11 (5.31%) SAN
6 8 (3.86%) LAN
7 7 (3.38%) 2G
7 7 (3.38%) 3G
7 7 (3.38%) 4G
7 7 (3.38%) 5G
7 7 (3.38%) DHCP
7 7 (3.38%) Wireless
8 6 (2.90%) BGP
8 6 (2.90%) GSM
8 6 (2.90%) HTTP
8 6 (2.90%) Internet
8 6 (2.90%) OSPF
9 5 (2.42%) VPN
9 5 (2.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.71%) MySQL
2 38 (18.36%) SQL Server
3 28 (13.53%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (12.08%) Relational Database
5 18 (8.70%) RDBMS
6 15 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (6.76%) Hadoop
8 13 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (5.80%) Big Data
9 12 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (5.31%) NoSQL
11 9 (4.35%) MariaDB
11 9 (4.35%) MongoDB
11 9 (4.35%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.90%) DB2
12 6 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (2.42%) Amazon Athena
13 5 (2.42%) InfluxDB
14 3 (1.45%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 29 (14.01%) Jenkins
2 28 (13.53%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.80%) Subversion
4 10 (4.83%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (3.86%) JIRA
6 4 (1.93%) Maven
6 4 (1.93%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.45%) Selenium
8 2 (0.97%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.97%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.97%) Burp Suite
8 2 (0.97%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.97%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.97%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.97%) JMeter
8 2 (0.97%) JUnit
8 2 (0.97%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.97%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.97%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.48%) ProC
General
1 33 (15.94%) Finance
2 24 (11.59%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.18%) Electronics
4 12 (5.80%) Public Sector
5 11 (5.31%) Marketing
6 10 (4.83%) Automotive
6 10 (4.83%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.38%) Aerospace
8 5 (2.42%) Retail
9 3 (1.45%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (13.53%) Developer
1 28 (13.53%) Linux Engineer
2 23 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (10.63%) Applications Engineer
4 20 (9.66%) Systems Engineer
5 19 (9.18%) Administrator
6 16 (7.73%) Support Engineer
7 12 (5.80%) Architect
7 12 (5.80%) Perl Developer
8 11 (5.31%) Applications Support
8 11 (5.31%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (5.31%) Network Engineer
9 10 (4.83%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (4.83%) Unix Administrator
10 9 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (3.86%) Analyst
12 7 (3.38%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 7 (3.38%) Software Applications Engineer
13 6 (2.90%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.14%) .NET
2 17 (8.21%) Web Services
3 15 (7.25%) LAMP
4 8 (3.86%) AngularJS
4 8 (3.86%) LDAP
5 6 (2.90%) CSS
5 6 (2.90%) HTML
5 6 (2.90%) Node.js
5 6 (2.90%) REST
5 6 (2.90%) XML
6 5 (2.42%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (2.42%) Middleware
7 4 (1.93%) JSON
7 4 (1.93%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (1.93%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (1.93%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (1.45%) Ajax
8 3 (1.45%) Express
8 3 (1.45%) OAuth
8 3 (1.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.70%) Private Cloud
2 17 (8.21%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.28%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (4.35%) User Experience
5 8 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.38%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.38%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.42%) Blog
7 5 (2.42%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.93%) DataPower
8 4 (1.93%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.93%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.45%) HACMP
10 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.97%) Replication
10 2 (0.97%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 123 (59.42%) Linux
2 62 (29.95%) Unix
3 50 (24.15%) Windows
4 28 (13.53%) CentOS
5 25 (12.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (5.80%) Ubuntu
6 12 (5.80%) Windows Server
7 11 (5.31%) Solaris
8 8 (3.86%) Debian
9 5 (2.42%) AIX
9 5 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.45%) VMS
10 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.48%) Fedora
11 1 (0.48%) Gentoo
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (33.82%) DevOps
2 36 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 31 (14.98%) Configuration Management
4 30 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 18 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (8.21%) Scrum
9 16 (7.73%) Open Source
10 15 (7.25%) Analytics
10 15 (7.25%) Task Automation
11 14 (6.76%) CRM
11 14 (6.76%) Microservices
12 13 (6.28%) Mathematics
13 12 (5.80%) ETL
13 12 (5.80%) Migration
13 12 (5.80%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 12 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (5.80%) Web Operations
14 11 (5.31%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 167 (80.68%) Python
2 79 (38.16%) Java
3 78 (37.68%) Bash Shell
4 69 (33.33%) Ruby
5 51 (24.64%) SQL
6 41 (19.81%) PHP
7 39 (18.84%) Shell Script
8 37 (17.87%) JavaScript
9 33 (15.94%) C++
10 28 (13.53%) C
11 18 (8.70%) C#
12 14 (6.76%) PowerShell
13 13 (6.28%) AWK
13 13 (6.28%) Korn
13 13 (6.28%) PL/SQL
14 11 (5.31%) Bourne shell
15 7 (3.38%) Ada
16 6 (2.90%) MATLAB
17 3 (1.45%) VB
17 3 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (15.94%) Degree
2 12 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.83%) CCNA
3 10 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (3.86%) RHCE
4 8 (3.86%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.38%) OCA
5 7 (3.38%) OCP
5 7 (3.38%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (3.38%) RHCSA
6 6 (2.90%) CCNP
7 5 (2.42%) AWS Certification
8 4 (1.93%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.45%) ISEB
9 3 (1.45%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.97%) CREST Certified
10 2 (0.97%) GPEN
10 2 (0.97%) OSCE
10 2 (0.97%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.42%) QA
2 3 (1.45%) SLA
3 2 (0.97%) JTAG
System Software
1 46 (22.22%) Docker
2 19 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.28%) vSphere
4 12 (5.80%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (5.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (3.38%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.90%) Active Directory
7 6 (2.90%) GlusterFS
8 5 (2.42%) NFS
9 4 (1.93%) Xen
10 3 (1.45%) Apache Flume
10 3 (1.45%) HDFS
10 3 (1.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.97%) ACF2
11 2 (0.97%) RACF
11 2 (0.97%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 59 (28.50%) Ansible
2 48 (23.19%) Puppet
3 34 (16.43%) Kubernetes
4 31 (14.98%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (7.25%) Red Hat Satellite
5 15 (7.25%) Terraform
6 11 (5.31%) NetBackup
6 11 (5.31%) Oracle ZFS
6 11 (5.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 10 (4.83%) HAProxy
7 10 (4.83%) ZABBIX
8 7 (3.38%) vCenter Server
9 6 (2.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 5 (2.42%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (1.93%) FortiGate
11 4 (1.93%) Nagios
11 4 (1.93%) PowerCLI
11 4 (1.93%) vRealize
11 4 (1.93%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 3 (1.45%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 54 (26.09%) Oracle
2 46 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 30 (14.49%) VMware
4 25 (12.08%) Microsoft
5 23 (11.11%) Sun
6 16 (7.73%) Google
6 16 (7.73%) HP
7 15 (7.25%) Brocade
7 15 (7.25%) Cisco
8 11 (5.31%) Centrify
8 11 (5.31%) Veritas
9 10 (4.83%) SAP
10 8 (3.86%) EMC
10 8 (3.86%) F5
11 7 (3.38%) Juniper
11 7 (3.38%) Palo Alto
12 6 (2.90%) StorageTek
13 5 (2.42%) IBM
14 4 (1.93%) Ivanti
14 4 (1.93%) NEC