Period
to 25 July 2017

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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 134 151
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 +17
Permanent jobs citing Perl 716 937 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.41% 2.47% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.40% 4.69% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 615 836 714
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 16259 19976 20659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 54.78% 52.60% 48.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14163 17819 17760
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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 -8 334 £47,500 -5.00% 16
Berkshire +1 243 £47,500 -7.77% 11
Surrey +3 200 £55,000 +15.79% 14
Hampshire -28 88 £44,250 +4.12% 6
Oxfordshire -19 71 £47,500 -5.00% 5
West Sussex +76 68 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 20 £45,000 -7.69%
East Sussex +10 14 £46,250 +54.17%
M4 Corridor - 8 - -
Kent +14 6 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Middlesex +10 4 £65,000 +60.49% 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 517 (72.21%) Python
2 503 (70.25%) Linux
3 298 (41.62%) Java
4 249 (34.78%) Ruby
5 241 (33.66%) Unix
6 229 (31.98%) Bash Shell
7 190 (26.54%) Windows
8 189 (26.40%) Puppet
9 183 (25.56%) PHP
10 179 (25.00%) DevOps
11 161 (22.49%) SQL
12 158 (22.07%) JavaScript
12 158 (22.07%) Amazon AWS
13 156 (21.79%) C++
14 154 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
14 154 (21.51%) Git (software)
15 147 (20.53%) Red Hat
16 143 (19.97%) MySQL
17 141 (19.69%) Finance
18 139 (19.41%) Degree
18 139 (19.41%) Ansible
19 128 (17.88%) C
20 123 (17.18%) HTML
21 118 (16.48%) Opscode Chef
22 109 (15.22%) DNS
23 108 (15.08%) Software Engineering
24 107 (14.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 104 (14.53%) VMware
26 100 (13.97%) CSS
27 98 (13.69%) Oracle

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 70 (9.78%) Apache
2 35 (4.89%) Tomcat
3 32 (4.47%) nginx
4 19 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (2.65%) JBoss
5 18 (2.51%) Drupal
5 18 (2.51%) IIS
6 13 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (1.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 10 (1.40%) SAS
7 10 (1.40%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
8 8 (1.12%) OpenStack
9 7 (0.98%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.84%) Confluence
10 6 (0.84%) SilverStripe
11 4 (0.56%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.42%) Eucalyptus
13 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.14%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.70%) Inkscape
5 5 (0.70%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.56%) GIMP
7 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 158 (22.07%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (13.41%) SaaS
3 48 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (3.49%) IaaS
5 23 (3.21%) PaaS
6 16 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (2.09%) GitHub
8 12 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (1.26%) Force.com
10 5 (0.70%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.42%) SoftLayer
13 2 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.28%) Office 365
13 2 (0.28%) Route 53
13 2 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (15.22%) DNS
2 81 (11.31%) TCP/IP
3 54 (7.54%) Firewall
4 49 (6.84%) HTTP
4 49 (6.84%) Internet
5 41 (5.73%) BGP
6 37 (5.17%) VPN
7 31 (4.33%) VoIP
8 30 (4.19%) IPsec
8 30 (4.19%) SSL
9 27 (3.77%) OSPF
10 25 (3.49%) Wireshark
11 23 (3.21%) EIGRP
12 20 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
12 20 (2.79%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (2.65%) WAN
14 18 (2.51%) DHCP
14 18 (2.51%) tcpdump
15 17 (2.37%) Ethernet
16 15 (2.09%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (19.97%) MySQL
2 58 (8.10%) MongoDB
3 53 (7.40%) SQL Server
4 48 (6.70%) NoSQL
5 47 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
6 46 (6.42%) Relational Database
7 20 (2.79%) Big Data
8 19 (2.65%) DB2
9 14 (1.96%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.68%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.54%) Redis
12 10 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (1.26%) Data Mining
14 8 (1.12%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.98%) SQLite
16 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
17 5 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
18 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
18 4 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 154 (21.51%) Git (software)
2 74 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 49 (6.84%) Subversion
4 39 (5.45%) Ant
5 35 (4.89%) gulp
6 34 (4.75%) JIRA
7 32 (4.47%) Maven
8 28 (3.91%) Vagrant
9 25 (3.49%) Selenium
10 22 (3.07%) Gradle
11 21 (2.93%) Apache Ivy
12 18 (2.51%) InstallShield
13 16 (2.23%) ProC
13 16 (2.23%) Visual Studio
14 14 (1.96%) Eclipse
14 14 (1.96%) IDA Disassembler
14 14 (1.96%) OllyDbg
14 14 (1.96%) WinDbg
15 12 (1.68%) Burp Suite
16 11 (1.54%) PHPUnit
General
1 141 (19.69%) Finance
2 79 (11.03%) Telecoms
3 48 (6.70%) Automotive
4 46 (6.42%) Aerospace
5 32 (4.47%) Marketing
6 22 (3.07%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.51%) Electronics
8 17 (2.37%) Banking
9 14 (1.96%) French Language
10 13 (1.82%) Digital Economy
11 12 (1.68%) German Language
12 10 (1.40%) Publishing
12 10 (1.40%) Retail
13 8 (1.12%) Legal
14 6 (0.84%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.84%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.42%) Advertising
15 3 (0.42%) Avionics
15 3 (0.42%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 158 (22.07%) Developer
2 110 (15.36%) Linux Engineer
3 108 (15.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 70 (9.78%) Administrator
5 64 (8.94%) Linux Administrator
6 63 (8.80%) Systems Administrator
7 59 (8.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 59 (8.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 57 (7.96%) Systems Engineer
9 49 (6.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 47 (6.56%) Analyst
11 41 (5.73%) Support Engineer
12 38 (5.31%) Network Engineer
12 38 (5.31%) Web Developer
13 33 (4.61%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 30 (4.19%) Software Developer
14 30 (4.19%) Unix Engineer
15 27 (3.77%) PHP Developer
16 26 (3.63%) Java Developer
17 24 (3.35%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (17.18%) HTML
2 100 (13.97%) CSS
3 76 (10.61%) XML
4 62 (8.66%) Web Services
5 61 (8.52%) HTML5
6 55 (7.68%) CSS3
7 54 (7.54%) .NET
8 47 (6.56%) LAMP
9 45 (6.28%) AngularJS
10 44 (6.15%) REST
11 34 (4.75%) Ajax
11 34 (4.75%) Node.js
12 30 (4.19%) Spring
13 26 (3.63%) Symfony
14 24 (3.35%) jQuery
14 24 (3.35%) XML Schema
15 22 (3.07%) XSLT
16 21 (2.93%) RESTful
17 17 (2.37%) LEMP Stack
17 17 (2.37%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 70 (9.78%) Computer Science
2 68 (9.50%) Data Centre
3 53 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (4.47%) User Experience
5 30 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (2.93%) Fintech
7 14 (1.96%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 14 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
8 13 (1.82%) Public Cloud
9 12 (1.68%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.68%) Private Cloud
10 11 (1.54%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.40%) Client/Server
11 10 (1.40%) Cyber Attack
12 9 (1.26%) Blog
12 9 (1.26%) Device Driver
12 9 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 503 (70.25%) Linux
2 241 (33.66%) Unix
3 190 (26.54%) Windows
4 107 (14.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 75 (10.47%) CentOS
6 71 (9.92%) Solaris
7 43 (6.01%) Debian
8 38 (5.31%) Ubuntu
9 20 (2.79%) Android
9 20 (2.79%) Windows Server
10 18 (2.51%) AIX
11 14 (1.96%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (1.26%) zOS
14 7 (0.98%) Kali Linux
15 6 (0.84%) FreeBSD
16 5 (0.70%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.56%) HPUX
17 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (25.00%) DevOps
2 154 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (15.08%) Software Engineering
4 86 (12.01%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (10.20%) Configuration Management
6 59 (8.24%) Load Balancing
6 59 (8.24%) Test Automation
7 56 (7.82%) Project Management
8 54 (7.54%) Open Source
9 51 (7.12%) Web Development
10 47 (6.56%) Mentoring
11 46 (6.42%) Scrum
12 43 (6.01%) Mathematics
13 41 (5.73%) Continuous Delivery
13 41 (5.73%) ITIL
13 41 (5.73%) OO
14 36 (5.03%) SDLC
15 35 (4.89%) MVC
16 32 (4.47%) Problem Management
17 31 (4.33%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 517 (72.21%) Python
2 298 (41.62%) Java
3 249 (34.78%) Ruby
4 229 (31.98%) Bash Shell
5 183 (25.56%) PHP
6 161 (22.49%) SQL
7 158 (22.07%) JavaScript
8 156 (21.79%) C++
9 128 (17.88%) C
10 92 (12.85%) PowerShell
11 72 (10.06%) C#
12 53 (7.40%) Shell Script
13 41 (5.73%) PL/SQL
14 21 (2.93%) Tcl
15 13 (1.82%) AWK
15 13 (1.82%) XPath
16 12 (1.68%) Embedded C
16 12 (1.68%) Embedded C++
16 12 (1.68%) Korn
17 10 (1.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 139 (19.41%) Degree
2 36 (5.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (4.61%) Security Cleared
4 31 (4.33%) ISTQB
5 27 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (3.63%) CCNP
6 26 (3.63%) ISEB
7 22 (3.07%) PMI Certification
7 22 (3.07%) PMP
8 19 (2.65%) APMG
9 16 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (2.23%) SC Cleared
10 11 (1.54%) JNCIA
11 10 (1.40%) MCSD
12 8 (1.12%) CCIE
12 8 (1.12%) CCSP
12 8 (1.12%) CEH
13 7 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.84%) OSCP
14 6 (0.84%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.54%) QA
2 25 (3.49%) SLA
3 10 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.56%) SAS 70
6 3 (0.42%) GCP
6 3 (0.42%) PMO
6 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 75 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (7.26%) Docker
3 27 (3.77%) Active Directory
4 25 (3.49%) KVM
5 15 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (1.96%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.68%) NFS
8 10 (1.40%) Firmware
8 10 (1.40%) iptables
8 10 (1.40%) Xen
9 9 (1.26%) LXC
10 8 (1.12%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 7 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (0.98%) VirtualBox
11 7 (0.98%) vSphere
12 5 (0.70%) Postfix
13 4 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (0.42%) GlusterFS
14 3 (0.42%) Sendmail
14 3 (0.42%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 189 (26.40%) Puppet
2 139 (19.41%) Ansible
3 118 (16.48%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (6.28%) Salt
5 26 (3.63%) Nagios
6 21 (2.93%) Tivoli
7 17 (2.37%) Kubernetes
8 13 (1.82%) SELinux
9 12 (1.68%) HAProxy
9 12 (1.68%) Red Hat Satellite
10 11 (1.54%) SCCM
11 9 (1.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (1.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 7 (0.98%) Nmap
13 6 (0.84%) Nessus
14 5 (0.70%) Grafana
14 5 (0.70%) Terraform
15 4 (0.56%) Defensics
15 4 (0.56%) OpenVAS
15 4 (0.56%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 147 (20.53%) Red Hat
2 104 (14.53%) VMware
3 98 (13.69%) Oracle
4 80 (11.17%) Microsoft
5 67 (9.36%) Cisco
6 30 (4.19%) F5
7 26 (3.63%) Zend
8 24 (3.35%) Juniper
9 23 (3.21%) CheckPoint
10 19 (2.65%) IBM
10 19 (2.65%) SolarWinds
11 18 (2.51%) Splunk
12 14 (1.96%) SAP
13 12 (1.68%) Aruba
13 12 (1.68%) HP
14 9 (1.26%) Rackspace
14 9 (1.26%) Remedy
15 8 (1.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 8 (1.12%) Forcepoint
15 8 (1.12%) Nokia
Egham, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Highly competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum upon skills and experience, plus excellent ben
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £74,999 per annum £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eames Consulting
Salary: £80000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tiro Partners
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, certification
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Talent Point
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago