Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 314 231 135
Rank change year-on-year -83 -96 +2
Permanent jobs citing Perl 218 409 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.82% 1.35% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 2.35% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 176 329 606
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,375 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £75,625 £67,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -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 14,317 17,381 16,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.06% 57.55% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12,231 15,052 14,132
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 0 80 £55,000 +15.79% 20
Surrey 0 73 £58,750 +6.82% 10
Berkshire +44 69 £55,000 +4.76% 12
Hampshire -43 46 £50,000 +13.64% 10
Buckinghamshire -7 9 £55,000 +58.69% 5
West Sussex -19 8 £62,500 +56.25% 2
Kent -9 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Middlesex +8 4 £55,250 -7.92%
Oxfordshire -8 2 £65,000 +36.84% 3
East Sussex -10 2 £66,250 +26.19% 2
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 157 (72.02%) Linux
1 157 (72.02%) Python
2 93 (42.66%) Bash Shell
3 82 (37.61%) Oracle
4 78 (35.78%) Java
5 74 (33.94%) Unix
6 72 (33.03%) SQL
7 71 (32.57%) Puppet
8 67 (30.73%) Windows
9 61 (27.98%) Ansible
10 59 (27.06%) DevOps
10 59 (27.06%) Amazon AWS
11 58 (26.61%) Shell Script
11 58 (26.61%) Ruby
12 57 (26.15%) SQL Server
13 56 (25.69%) SaaS
13 56 (25.69%) Docker
14 53 (24.31%) TCP/IP
15 52 (23.85%) Red Hat
15 52 (23.85%) Opscode Chef
16 51 (23.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 51 (23.39%) MySQL
17 50 (22.94%) Tomcat
18 43 (19.72%) Relational Database
19 40 (18.35%) Jenkins
20 39 (17.89%) Configuration Management
21 38 (17.43%) JBoss
21 38 (17.43%) Kubernetes
22 36 (16.51%) RDBMS
22 36 (16.51%) Agile Software Development

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 50 (22.94%) Tomcat
2 38 (17.43%) JBoss
3 33 (15.14%) WebLogic
4 31 (14.22%) Apache
5 12 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (4.59%) nginx
7 9 (4.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (4.13%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (3.21%) Confluence
8 7 (3.21%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.75%) IIS
10 2 (0.92%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.46%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.46%) Kinematics
11 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.46%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.92%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 59 (27.06%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (25.69%) SaaS
3 31 (14.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (10.09%) OpenShift
5 9 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (3.21%) PaaS
7 4 (1.83%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.83%) Apigee
8 3 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.38%) IaaS
9 2 (0.92%) GitHub
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.46%) Azure Stack
10 1 (0.46%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.46%) Serverless
10 1 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (24.31%) TCP/IP
2 34 (15.60%) Firewall
3 23 (10.55%) DNS
3 23 (10.55%) HTTP
4 22 (10.09%) SSL
5 21 (9.63%) SAN
6 14 (6.42%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (4.59%) LAN
7 10 (4.59%) WAN
8 8 (3.67%) Radio Access Network
9 7 (3.21%) SNMP
10 6 (2.75%) DHCP
10 6 (2.75%) NAS
11 5 (2.29%) Internet
11 5 (2.29%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.83%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.83%) MPLS
12 4 (1.83%) Network Security
12 4 (1.83%) SMTP
13 3 (1.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 51 (23.39%) MySQL
3 43 (19.72%) Relational Database
4 36 (16.51%) RDBMS
5 27 (12.39%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (11.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (11.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (9.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (4.13%) DB2
9 8 (3.67%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.67%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.83%) Big Data
11 4 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.83%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.38%) MariaDB
12 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.92%) HBase
13 2 (0.92%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 40 (18.35%) Jenkins
2 34 (15.60%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.67%) ProC
3 8 (3.67%) Subversion
4 7 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.75%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (2.29%) JIRA
6 5 (2.29%) Selenium
7 4 (1.83%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.83%) Maven
8 3 (1.38%) Appium
8 3 (1.38%) PVCS
9 2 (0.92%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.92%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.92%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.92%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.92%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.92%) Toad
General
1 26 (11.93%) Finance
2 10 (4.59%) Electronics
3 6 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.29%) French Language
4 5 (2.29%) German Language
4 5 (2.29%) Italian Language
4 5 (2.29%) Spanish Language
5 4 (1.83%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.38%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.92%) Banking
7 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.92%) Retail
8 1 (0.46%) Automotive
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 46 (21.10%) Linux Engineer
2 35 (16.06%) Administrator
3 30 (13.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 27 (12.39%) Applications Engineer
5 22 (10.09%) Support Engineer
6 19 (8.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 19 (8.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 18 (8.26%) Developer
8 17 (7.80%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (7.34%) Applications Support
9 16 (7.34%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 16 (7.34%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (6.88%) Applications Support Engineer
11 14 (6.42%) Architect
11 14 (6.42%) Linux Administrator
11 14 (6.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 13 (5.96%) Unix Administrator
13 11 (5.05%) Cloud Engineer
14 10 (4.59%) AWS Engineer
14 10 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.26%) .NET
2 15 (6.88%) LDAP
3 12 (5.50%) ActiveMQ
3 12 (5.50%) Middleware
4 10 (4.59%) LAMP
4 10 (4.59%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (3.67%) JSON
5 8 (3.67%) XML
6 7 (3.21%) HTML
6 7 (3.21%) Node.js
6 7 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (3.21%) Web Services
7 6 (2.75%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (2.29%) J2EE
9 4 (1.83%) CSS
9 4 (1.83%) OAuth
9 4 (1.83%) REST
9 4 (1.83%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (1.83%) SAML
10 3 (1.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.76%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (12.39%) Private Cloud
3 15 (6.88%) Data Centre
4 12 (5.50%) Public Cloud
5 10 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.13%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (3.67%) Smart Meter
8 7 (3.21%) HACMP
9 5 (2.29%) Digital Media
9 5 (2.29%) Replication
9 5 (2.29%) Video\Live Streaming
10 4 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.38%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.92%) DataPower
12 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.46%) Security Operations Centre
13 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 157 (72.02%) Linux
2 74 (33.94%) Unix
3 67 (30.73%) Windows
4 51 (23.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (11.01%) CentOS
6 17 (7.80%) AIX
7 16 (7.34%) Solaris
8 14 (6.42%) Windows Server
9 12 (5.50%) Ubuntu
10 10 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (3.67%) Debian
12 6 (2.75%) Fedora
12 6 (2.75%) Gentoo
13 3 (1.38%) VMS
14 1 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.06%) DevOps
2 39 (17.89%) Configuration Management
3 36 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (13.76%) Task Automation
5 29 (13.30%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 27 (12.39%) SDLC
6 27 (12.39%) Web Operations
7 18 (8.26%) Computer Science
8 17 (7.80%) Open Source
9 16 (7.34%) Problem Management
9 16 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (6.88%) Analytics
10 15 (6.88%) Software Engineering
11 14 (6.42%) Data Analytics
11 14 (6.42%) ITIL
11 14 (6.42%) Mentoring
12 13 (5.96%) Patch Management
12 13 (5.96%) Waterfall
13 12 (5.50%) Benchmarking
14 11 (5.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 157 (72.02%) Python
2 93 (42.66%) Bash Shell
3 78 (35.78%) Java
4 72 (33.03%) SQL
5 58 (26.61%) Ruby
5 58 (26.61%) Shell Script
6 34 (15.60%) JavaScript
6 34 (15.60%) PowerShell
7 24 (11.01%) PHP
8 19 (8.72%) C
9 16 (7.34%) AWK
9 16 (7.34%) C++
10 14 (6.42%) Bourne shell
10 14 (6.42%) Korn
11 11 (5.05%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.67%) C#
13 5 (2.29%) VBA
14 4 (1.83%) Lua
14 4 (1.83%) VBScript
15 3 (1.38%) Ada
Qualifications
1 25 (11.47%) Degree
2 11 (5.05%) RHCE
3 9 (4.13%) OCA
3 9 (4.13%) OCP
3 9 (4.13%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (4.13%) RHCSA
3 9 (4.13%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.75%) CCNA
5 6 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.29%) AWS Certification
6 5 (2.29%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.83%) MCSA
7 4 (1.83%) MCSE
7 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.46%) EnCE
10 1 (0.46%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.75%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.46%) GDPR
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) NIST
System Software
1 56 (25.69%) Docker
2 28 (12.84%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (6.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (4.59%) vSphere
6 7 (3.21%) GlusterFS
6 7 (3.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 7 (3.21%) Xen
7 6 (2.75%) Active Directory
7 6 (2.75%) NFS
8 3 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.92%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.92%) Firmware
9 2 (0.92%) HDFS
9 2 (0.92%) iptables
9 2 (0.92%) KVM
9 2 (0.92%) QEMU
10 1 (0.46%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 71 (32.57%) Puppet
2 61 (27.98%) Ansible
3 52 (23.85%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (17.43%) Kubernetes
5 24 (11.01%) Red Hat Satellite
6 17 (7.80%) Nagios
7 14 (6.42%) NetBackup
7 14 (6.42%) Oracle ZFS
7 14 (6.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 8 (3.67%) Netcool
8 8 (3.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 8 (3.67%) Terraform
8 8 (3.67%) Tivoli
8 8 (3.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 7 (3.21%) Control-M
9 7 (3.21%) IBM BigFix
9 7 (3.21%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
9 7 (3.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 6 (2.75%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (1.83%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 82 (37.61%) Oracle
2 52 (23.85%) Red Hat
3 31 (14.22%) Sun
4 29 (13.30%) VMware
5 23 (10.55%) Microsoft
6 14 (6.42%) Brocade
6 14 (6.42%) Centrify
6 14 (6.42%) HP
6 14 (6.42%) Veritas
7 12 (5.50%) Splunk
8 11 (5.05%) CA
9 10 (4.59%) Atlassian
9 10 (4.59%) F5
10 9 (4.13%) IBM
11 8 (3.67%) EMC
12 7 (3.21%) AppDynamics
12 7 (3.21%) Google
12 7 (3.21%) Ivanti
12 7 (3.21%) StorageTek
13 6 (2.75%) BT