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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England / South East
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 139 144
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 393 448 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.61% 2.29% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.89% 4.47% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 324 369 348
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 8031 10024 10386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 53.39% 51.28% 48.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6977 8901 8932
Median salary £44,250 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.72% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Perl as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 118 £47,500 -12.03% 15
Surrey +12 117 £55,000 +29.41% 12
Hampshire +34 65 £46,250 +10.11% 7
Oxfordshire +5 46 £47,500 -9.52% 8
West Sussex +40 33 £44,250 +13.46% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 8 £51,000 +2.00% 1
East Sussex +16 6 £33,000 -22.35% 1
Kent +15 4 £46,250 -13.14% 3
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Perl.

1 472 (69.21%) Python
2 464 (68.04%) Linux
3 264 (38.71%) Java
4 254 (37.24%) Unix
5 207 (30.35%) Ruby
6 193 (28.30%) PHP
7 190 (27.86%) MySQL
8 170 (24.93%) Bash Shell
9 167 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
10 163 (23.90%) Puppet
10 163 (23.90%) DevOps
11 159 (23.31%) SQL
12 152 (22.29%) JavaScript
12 152 (22.29%) Windows
13 149 (21.85%) Red Hat
14 130 (19.06%) Amazon AWS
15 123 (18.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 120 (17.60%) C++
17 117 (17.16%) HTML
17 117 (17.16%) Git (software)
18 112 (16.42%) Finance
19 110 (16.13%) Degree
20 107 (15.69%) DNS
21 103 (15.10%) Oracle
21 103 (15.10%) CSS
22 102 (14.96%) Apache
22 102 (14.96%) VMware
23 100 (14.66%) C
24 97 (14.22%) Software Engineering
25 93 (13.64%) Opscode Chef

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
1 102 (14.96%) Apache
2 75 (11.00%) Tomcat
3 52 (7.62%) JBoss
4 32 (4.69%) Drupal
5 26 (3.81%) WebLogic
6 22 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 19 (2.79%) nginx
8 16 (2.35%) OpenStack
9 15 (2.20%) IIS
10 14 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (1.47%) SilverStripe
11 10 (1.47%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.88%) Confluence
13 4 (0.59%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.59%) CMS
13 4 (0.59%) Eucalyptus
13 4 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.44%) ArcGIS
14 3 (0.44%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.17%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.29%) Magento
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 130 (19.06%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (13.49%) SaaS
3 31 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (3.52%) PaaS
5 18 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (2.05%) IaaS
8 8 (1.17%) Force.com
8 8 (1.17%) IBM Cloud
9 7 (1.03%) Office 365
9 7 (1.03%) SoftLayer
10 6 (0.88%) GitHub
11 4 (0.59%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.15%) Bluemix
14 1 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 107 (15.69%) DNS
2 90 (13.20%) TCP/IP
3 62 (9.09%) Firewall
4 49 (7.18%) Internet
5 42 (6.16%) HTTP
6 33 (4.84%) LDAP
7 32 (4.69%) BGP
7 32 (4.69%) SSL
8 29 (4.25%) VPN
9 25 (3.67%) DHCP
10 20 (2.93%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (2.79%) IPsec
12 18 (2.64%) OSPF
12 18 (2.64%) VoIP
13 16 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (2.35%) EIGRP
13 16 (2.35%) Wireshark
14 15 (2.20%) AMQP
15 14 (2.05%) ATM
16 11 (1.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (27.86%) MySQL
2 44 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 44 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 35 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 35 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 12 (1.76%) Hadoop
6 11 (1.61%) Big Data
6 11 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.17%) Data Mining
7 8 (1.17%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.17%) Redis
8 6 (0.88%) MariaDB
8 6 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (0.73%) SQLite
10 4 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.59%) GIS
10 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 117 (17.16%) Git (software)
2 81 (11.88%) Jenkins
3 50 (7.33%) Subversion
4 42 (6.16%) Ant
5 32 (4.69%) Maven
6 24 (3.52%) Vagrant
7 23 (3.37%) JIRA
8 18 (2.64%) Gradle
9 17 (2.49%) Apache Ivy
10 14 (2.05%) Selenium
11 11 (1.61%) PHPUnit
12 10 (1.47%) gulp
13 9 (1.32%) InstallShield
13 9 (1.32%) ProC
14 8 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (1.17%) IDA Disassembler
14 8 (1.17%) JUnit
15 7 (1.03%) OllyDbg
15 7 (1.03%) Trac
15 7 (1.03%) WinDbg
General
1 112 (16.42%) Finance
2 59 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 33 (4.84%) Banking
4 27 (3.96%) Marketing
4 27 (3.96%) Publishing
5 26 (3.81%) Manufacturing
6 21 (3.08%) Aerospace
7 19 (2.79%) Automotive
8 17 (2.49%) Electronics
9 15 (2.20%) Retail
10 9 (1.32%) Advertising
10 9 (1.32%) Legal
11 4 (0.59%) Billing
11 4 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.59%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.44%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.44%) French Language
12 3 (0.44%) German Language
13 2 (0.29%) Avionics
13 2 (0.29%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 145 (21.26%) Developer
2 126 (18.48%) Linux Engineer
3 105 (15.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 74 (10.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 62 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 61 (8.94%) Administrator
7 52 (7.62%) Linux Administrator
8 50 (7.33%) Systems Administrator
9 42 (6.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 42 (6.16%) Systems Engineer
10 38 (5.57%) Software Developer
10 38 (5.57%) Software Engineer
11 35 (5.13%) Analyst
11 35 (5.13%) Web Developer
12 34 (4.99%) PHP Developer
13 32 (4.69%) Senior Developer
14 31 (4.55%) Consultant
15 29 (4.25%) Cloud Engineer
16 28 (4.11%) Support Engineer
17 26 (3.81%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (17.16%) HTML
2 103 (15.10%) CSS
3 74 (10.85%) LAMP
4 61 (8.94%) Web Services
5 60 (8.80%) .NET
6 54 (7.92%) AngularJS
7 47 (6.89%) XML
8 45 (6.60%) HTML5
9 39 (5.72%) CSS3
10 37 (5.43%) Ruby on Rails
11 35 (5.13%) Symfony
12 34 (4.99%) Flash
12 34 (4.99%) REST
12 34 (4.99%) Spring
13 31 (4.55%) Ajax
14 28 (4.11%) Middleware
15 27 (3.96%) jQuery
16 25 (3.67%) .NET Framework
17 22 (3.23%) Ember.js
17 22 (3.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.24%) Data Centre
2 55 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 52 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.52%) User Experience
5 21 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (2.93%) Linux Command Line
7 16 (2.35%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.91%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.91%) Private Cloud
8 13 (1.91%) Public Cloud
9 12 (1.76%) Fintech
10 11 (1.61%) Cyber Attack
11 10 (1.47%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.32%) Clustering
12 9 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
12 9 (1.32%) Replication
13 8 (1.17%) Algorithms
14 7 (1.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 7 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 464 (68.04%) Linux
2 254 (37.24%) Unix
3 152 (22.29%) Windows
4 123 (18.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 61 (8.94%) CentOS
6 48 (7.04%) Solaris
7 32 (4.69%) Ubuntu
8 23 (3.37%) Windows Server
9 18 (2.64%) AIX
9 18 (2.64%) Android
9 18 (2.64%) Debian
10 11 (1.61%) Apple iOS
11 10 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.88%) Kali Linux
12 6 (0.88%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.73%) VMS
13 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.59%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.44%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (23.90%) DevOps
3 97 (14.22%) Software Engineering
4 79 (11.58%) Configuration Management
5 67 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (8.36%) Open Source
7 55 (8.06%) Project Management
7 55 (8.06%) Web Development
8 52 (7.62%) Mentoring
8 52 (7.62%) Scrum
9 45 (6.60%) Load Balancing
10 39 (5.72%) OO
11 38 (5.57%) Continuous Delivery
11 38 (5.57%) Problem Management
12 37 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
13 33 (4.84%) MVC
13 33 (4.84%) SOA
14 32 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
14 32 (4.69%) High Availability
15 28 (4.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 472 (69.21%) Python
2 264 (38.71%) Java
3 207 (30.35%) Ruby
4 193 (28.30%) PHP
5 170 (24.93%) Bash Shell
6 159 (23.31%) SQL
7 152 (22.29%) JavaScript
8 120 (17.60%) C++
9 100 (14.66%) C
10 74 (10.85%) PowerShell
11 68 (9.97%) C#
12 54 (7.92%) Shell Script
13 39 (5.72%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.91%) Bourne shell
15 12 (1.76%) XPath
16 10 (1.47%) Tcl
17 8 (1.17%) Apex Code
17 8 (1.17%) Objective-C
18 7 (1.03%) R
19 6 (0.88%) Korn
Qualifications
1 110 (16.13%) Degree
2 34 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 21 (3.08%) CCNP
6 20 (2.93%) ISTQB
7 18 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (2.64%) RHCA
8 16 (2.35%) ISEB
9 9 (1.32%) APMG
9 9 (1.32%) CCIE
9 9 (1.32%) PMI Certification
9 9 (1.32%) PMP
10 7 (1.03%) AWS Certification
10 7 (1.03%) CEH
10 7 (1.03%) OSCP
11 6 (0.88%) GIAC
11 6 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.73%) JNCIA
12 5 (0.73%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.72%) QA
2 20 (2.93%) SLA
3 19 (2.79%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (10.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (5.87%) Docker
3 25 (3.67%) Active Directory
4 18 (2.64%) KVM
5 14 (2.05%) NFS
6 10 (1.47%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.32%) vSphere
7 9 (1.32%) Xen
8 8 (1.17%) Hyper-V
9 7 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.88%) vCloud
10 6 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.88%) XenServer
11 5 (0.73%) GlusterFS
11 5 (0.73%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.59%) Oracle Clusterware
12 4 (0.59%) Varnish
12 4 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.44%) LXC
Systems Management
1 163 (23.90%) Puppet
2 93 (13.64%) Ansible
2 93 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (4.99%) Salt
4 25 (3.67%) Nagios
4 25 (3.67%) Red Hat Satellite
5 16 (2.35%) Kubernetes
6 11 (1.61%) SELinux
7 9 (1.32%) Nmap
7 9 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (1.17%) Terraform
9 7 (1.03%) Defensics
9 7 (1.03%) HAProxy
9 7 (1.03%) Nessus
9 7 (1.03%) OpenVAS
9 7 (1.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 7 (1.03%) vRealize
9 7 (1.03%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.73%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 149 (21.85%) Red Hat
2 103 (15.10%) Oracle
3 102 (14.96%) VMware
4 63 (9.24%) Microsoft
5 53 (7.77%) Cisco
6 31 (4.55%) F5
6 31 (4.55%) Zend
7 24 (3.52%) CheckPoint
8 20 (2.93%) SolarWinds
9 18 (2.64%) Splunk
10 16 (2.35%) Citrix
11 15 (2.20%) Juniper
12 12 (1.76%) HP
13 11 (1.61%) SAP
14 8 (1.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 8 (1.17%) Aruba
14 8 (1.17%) Infoblox
14 8 (1.17%) Nokia
14 8 (1.17%) Remedy
14 8 (1.17%) Veritas
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Private Health, Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 PA
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus flexi-time, work from home etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Argo IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Training and development plan.
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus up to 15% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus up to 20% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training, bonus & more
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Car, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 13 days ago