Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > South East
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 266 265 184
Rank change year-on-year -1 -81 -24
Permanent jobs citing Perl 216 300 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.95% 1.12% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 2.00% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 180 233 489
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £74,400
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

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 12,520 14,963 18,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.98% 55.77% 57.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10,667 12,924 15,981
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Thames Valley +72 132 £57,500 +15.00% 23
Berkshire +55 89 £55,000 +7.32% 11
Surrey -35 40 £60,000 +4.35% 18
Hampshire -2 37 £47,000 -2.59% 4
Buckinghamshire +22 22 £97,500 +143.75% 3
Oxfordshire +18 21 £80,000 +64.95% 9
Kent -1 5 £60,000 +29.73% 5
West Sussex +12 2 £38,750 -41.73% 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 182 (84.26%) Python
2 130 (60.19%) Linux
3 102 (47.22%) Bash Shell
4 76 (35.19%) Java
5 67 (31.02%) DevOps
6 56 (25.93%) AWS
6 56 (25.93%) Git (software)
7 53 (24.54%) Jenkins
8 51 (23.61%) Ansible
8 51 (23.61%) PHP
9 49 (22.69%) SQL
9 49 (22.69%) Unix
9 49 (22.69%) Finance
10 46 (21.30%) TCP/IP
10 46 (21.30%) Docker
11 44 (20.37%) Ruby
11 44 (20.37%) Windows
11 44 (20.37%) C++
11 44 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (19.91%) Oracle
13 42 (19.44%) MySQL
14 39 (18.06%) Puppet
15 38 (17.59%) Red Hat
16 37 (17.13%) Shell Script
16 37 (17.13%) DNS
16 37 (17.13%) Software Engineering
17 35 (16.20%) Degree
17 35 (16.20%) Problem-Solving
18 33 (15.28%) C#
19 32 (14.81%) C

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 26 (12.04%) Apache
2 20 (9.26%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.48%) CICS
4 13 (6.02%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.63%) nginx
6 7 (3.24%) IIS
7 6 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.78%) GlassFish
7 6 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (2.31%) JBoss
9 4 (1.85%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.39%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.93%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.93%) WildFly
12 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (3.24%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (1.85%) assyst
1 4 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (25.93%) AWS
2 32 (14.81%) SaaS
3 22 (10.19%) Azure
4 16 (7.41%) GCP
5 12 (5.56%) IaaS
6 6 (2.78%) PaaS
7 4 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.39%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.46%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (21.30%) TCP/IP
2 37 (17.13%) DNS
3 29 (13.43%) Firewall
4 23 (10.65%) HTTP
5 18 (8.33%) SSL
6 17 (7.87%) Internet
6 17 (7.87%) LAN
7 14 (6.48%) DHCP
8 13 (6.02%) WAN
9 12 (5.56%) BGP
9 12 (5.56%) OSPF
10 10 (4.63%) VPN
11 8 (3.70%) Wireless
12 7 (3.24%) SSH
12 7 (3.24%) VLAN
12 7 (3.24%) VoIP
13 6 (2.78%) SMTP
13 6 (2.78%) SNMP
13 6 (2.78%) Wireshark
14 5 (2.31%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.44%) MySQL
2 24 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (10.19%) Relational Database
4 20 (9.26%) DB2
5 19 (8.80%) SQL Server
6 17 (7.87%) Hadoop
7 14 (6.48%) MongoDB
8 11 (5.09%) NoSQL
9 10 (4.63%) RDBMS
10 9 (4.17%) Big Data
10 9 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (4.17%) MariaDB
10 9 (4.17%) Oracle Database
11 7 (3.24%) Apache Hive
11 7 (3.24%) HBase
11 7 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (2.31%) InfluxDB
13 4 (1.85%) Amazon Athena
14 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 53 (24.54%) Jenkins
3 26 (12.04%) JIRA
4 23 (10.65%) Selenium
5 15 (6.94%) Subversion
6 11 (5.09%) HP UFT
6 11 (5.09%) JMeter
6 11 (5.09%) JUnit
6 11 (5.09%) LoadRunner
7 7 (3.24%) Bugzilla
8 6 (2.78%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.85%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.85%) RSpec
10 3 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.93%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.46%) Metasploit
12 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (22.69%) Finance
2 27 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 19 (8.80%) Electronics
3 19 (8.80%) Public Sector
4 15 (6.94%) Manufacturing
5 14 (6.48%) Marketing
6 8 (3.70%) Retail
7 6 (2.78%) Banking
8 5 (2.31%) Aerospace
8 5 (2.31%) Automotive
9 2 (0.93%) Billing
9 2 (0.93%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.93%) French Language
9 2 (0.93%) Games
9 2 (0.93%) German Language
9 2 (0.93%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (11.57%) Developer
3 24 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (9.26%) Analyst
4 20 (9.26%) Architect
5 19 (8.80%) Administrator
6 15 (6.94%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (6.02%) Applications Support
7 13 (6.02%) Network Engineer
8 12 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
8 12 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (5.09%) Consultant
9 11 (5.09%) QA Engineer
9 11 (5.09%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (4.63%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 10 (4.63%) Technical Architect
11 9 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
11 9 (4.17%) Linux Consultant
11 9 (4.17%) Network Architect
11 9 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (12.50%) Web Services
2 21 (9.72%) .NET
3 17 (7.87%) LAMP
3 17 (7.87%) REST
4 12 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 11 (5.09%) WebSphere MQ
6 10 (4.63%) LDAP
7 7 (3.24%) Node.js
8 6 (2.78%) .NET Core
8 6 (2.78%) jQuery
8 6 (2.78%) Kafka
9 5 (2.31%) CSS
10 4 (1.85%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.85%) HTML
10 4 (1.85%) RESTful
10 4 (1.85%) XML
11 3 (1.39%) Catalyst
11 3 (1.39%) JSON
11 3 (1.39%) Mojolicious
11 3 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.11%) User Experience
2 21 (9.72%) Linux Command Line
3 18 (8.33%) Mainframe
4 15 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (5.09%) IBM Mainframe
6 9 (4.17%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.24%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (2.78%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.78%) PKI
8 6 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (2.31%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.31%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.85%) Blog
10 4 (1.85%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 1 (0.46%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.46%) Fibre Optics
11 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 130 (60.19%) Linux
2 49 (22.69%) Unix
3 44 (20.37%) Windows
4 22 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (9.72%) CentOS
6 10 (4.63%) Windows Server
7 8 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.31%) Debian
9 3 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.46%) SUSE
10 1 (0.46%) VMS
10 1 (0.46%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (31.02%) DevOps
2 44 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (17.13%) Software Engineering
4 35 (16.20%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (13.43%) Scrum
6 28 (12.96%) Computer Science
6 28 (12.96%) Configuration Management
6 28 (12.96%) Test Automation
7 27 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 23 (10.65%) Task Automation
10 22 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (9.72%) Microservices
12 20 (9.26%) Open Source
13 17 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (7.87%) Change Management
13 17 (7.87%) SDLC
13 17 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
14 15 (6.94%) Cybersecurity
15 14 (6.48%) Epics
Programming Languages
1 182 (84.26%) Python
2 102 (47.22%) Bash Shell
3 76 (35.19%) Java
4 51 (23.61%) PHP
5 49 (22.69%) SQL
6 44 (20.37%) C++
6 44 (20.37%) Ruby
7 37 (17.13%) Shell Script
8 33 (15.28%) C#
9 32 (14.81%) C
10 31 (14.35%) JavaScript
11 20 (9.26%) PL/SQL
12 17 (7.87%) PowerShell
13 15 (6.94%) VB
14 12 (5.56%) COBOL
15 11 (5.09%) Assembly Language
15 11 (5.09%) Korn
15 11 (5.09%) PL/1
16 10 (4.63%) REXX
17 7 (3.24%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (16.20%) Degree
2 16 (7.41%) ISEB
2 16 (7.41%) ISTQB
3 15 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 15 (6.94%) Security Cleared
4 14 (6.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 12 (5.56%) PMP
6 7 (3.24%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.78%) CCNP
7 6 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.85%) AWS Certification
8 4 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.93%) CCNA
9 2 (0.93%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.93%) MCSE
9 2 (0.93%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.46%) CCDA
10 1 (0.46%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.02%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (21.30%) Docker
2 16 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.56%) ACF2
3 12 (5.56%) RACF
4 10 (4.63%) Active Directory
4 10 (4.63%) NFS
5 9 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (4.17%) Xen
6 7 (3.24%) vSphere
7 6 (2.78%) iptables
7 6 (2.78%) KVM
7 6 (2.78%) QEMU
8 4 (1.85%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.93%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.46%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.46%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 51 (23.61%) Ansible
2 39 (18.06%) Puppet
3 28 (12.96%) Kubernetes
4 21 (9.72%) Terraform
5 19 (8.80%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (4.17%) HAProxy
6 9 (4.17%) ZABBIX
7 7 (3.24%) vCenter Server
8 6 (2.78%) Icinga
8 6 (2.78%) SELinux
9 5 (2.31%) Salt
10 4 (1.85%) Amdocs OSS
10 4 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (1.85%) FortiGate
10 4 (1.85%) Observium
11 3 (1.39%) Nagios
11 3 (1.39%) PowerCLI
11 3 (1.39%) vRealize
11 3 (1.39%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 2 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (19.91%) Oracle
2 38 (17.59%) Red Hat
3 31 (14.35%) Microsoft
4 26 (12.04%) Cisco
5 23 (10.65%) VMware
6 16 (7.41%) Google
7 14 (6.48%) IBM
7 14 (6.48%) SAP
8 12 (5.56%) HP
9 10 (4.63%) Splunk
10 8 (3.70%) Juniper
10 8 (3.70%) Palo Alto
11 5 (2.31%) Atlassian
11 5 (2.31%) F5
12 4 (1.85%) Arista
12 4 (1.85%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.85%) CommVault
12 4 (1.85%) Cramer
12 4 (1.85%) Fortinet
12 4 (1.85%) Infoblox