Period
to 25 September 2020

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 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 228 319 248
Rank change year-on-year +91 -71 -91
Permanent jobs citing Perl 44 207 359
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 0.80% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 1.50% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 40 174 289
Median annual salary £51,000 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% +8.91% +1.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £34,000 £33,950
90th Percentile £62,500 £80,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,575
% change year-on-year +4.35% +7.33% -2.59%

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 4,702 13,769 16,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.09% 53.25% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4,056 11,841 14,613
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +2.04%

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 25 September 2020.

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 25 September 2020. 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
Hampshire +74 19 £57,500 +20.42% 4
Thames Valley +96 18 £44,250 -19.55% 10
Berkshire +63 9 £55,000 - 6
Buckinghamshire +72 5 £43,500 -20.91% 1
Surrey +68 4 £48,750 -18.75% 2
Oxfordshire +59 4 £48,750 -39.06% 3
West Sussex +62 3 £48,500 -22.40% 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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 37 (84.09%) Python
2 20 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 16 (36.36%) PaaS
3 16 (36.36%) Ansible
3 16 (36.36%) Linux
4 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
4 15 (34.09%) Azure
5 14 (31.82%) PHP
6 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
6 13 (29.55%) Visualisation
7 12 (27.27%) IaaS
7 12 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (27.27%) DevOps
7 12 (27.27%) PMO
7 12 (27.27%) SQL
8 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
8 10 (22.73%) AWS
8 10 (22.73%) Bash Shell
9 9 (20.45%) HTML
9 9 (20.45%) C#
9 9 (20.45%) Unix
10 8 (18.18%) CSS
10 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
11 7 (15.91%) Java
12 6 (13.64%) VMware
12 6 (13.64%) .NET
12 6 (13.64%) Windows
12 6 (13.64%) Oracle
12 6 (13.64%) XML

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 3 (6.82%) IIS
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) nginx
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (36.36%) PaaS
2 15 (34.09%) Azure
3 12 (27.27%) IaaS
4 10 (22.73%) AWS
5 4 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (6.82%) Power Platform
6 3 (6.82%) SaaS
7 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) 3GPP
1 2 (4.55%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
1 2 (4.55%) INAP
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.27%) Network Security
2 1 (2.27%) VPN
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) MariaDB
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.82%) Power BI
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.55%) JMeter
4 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.27%) GoCD
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) ProC
General
1 2 (4.55%) Billing
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Police
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Azure Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) DBA
5 5 (11.36%) MySQL DBA
6 3 (6.82%) ASIC Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) ASIC Verification Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) HTML
2 8 (18.18%) CSS
3 6 (13.64%) .NET
3 6 (13.64%) XML
4 5 (11.36%) Web Services
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.82%) DHTML
5 3 (6.82%) XHTML
6 2 (4.55%) Ajax
6 2 (4.55%) HTML5
6 2 (4.55%) jQuery
6 2 (4.55%) LDAP
6 2 (4.55%) REST
6 2 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (2.27%) JSON
7 1 (2.27%) Node.js
7 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Replication
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) ASIC
4 2 (4.55%) ASIC Verification
5 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) CPLD
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.27%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Unix
3 6 (13.64%) Windows
4 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.36%) Solaris
4 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (4.55%) CentOS
6 2 (4.55%) HPUX
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
2 13 (29.55%) Visualisation
3 12 (27.27%) DevOps
3 12 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.36%) Benchmarking
6 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.09%) B2C
6 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.09%) Validation
7 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) High Availability
7 3 (6.82%) Patch Management
7 3 (6.82%) Project Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) Runbook
7 3 (6.82%) SDLC
7 3 (6.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) Python
2 16 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 14 (31.82%) PHP
4 12 (27.27%) SQL
5 10 (22.73%) Bash Shell
5 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 9 (20.45%) C#
7 7 (15.91%) Java
8 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
9 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.82%) Tcl
9 3 (6.82%) VB
9 3 (6.82%) VB6
10 2 (4.55%) C
10 2 (4.55%) C++
11 1 (2.27%) Go
11 1 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Master's Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) CISA
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) GIAC
3 1 (2.27%) GSEC
3 1 (2.27%) PhD
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) PMO
2 4 (9.09%) HIPAA
2 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.82%) GDPR
4 1 (2.27%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.09%) vSphere
2 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.55%) Firmware
4 1 (2.27%) Docker
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) Ansible
2 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (6.82%) SELinux
3 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.27%) Terraform
3 1 (2.27%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle
1 6 (13.64%) VMware
2 5 (11.36%) Percona
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
3 3 (6.82%) Symantec
3 3 (6.82%) Veritas
4 2 (4.55%) Amdocs
4 2 (4.55%) Mavenir
4 2 (4.55%) NetCracker
5 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) EMC
5 1 (2.27%) F5
5 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto