Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 199 158
Rank change year-on-year +2 -41 -32
Permanent jobs citing Perl 154 157 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.43% 1.49% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.39% 2.43% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 111 133 229
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,750 £64,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,453 6,449 6,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.10% 61.24% 56.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5,434 5,501 5,365
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the South West

Perl
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl in the South West.

Salary trend for Perl in the South West

Perl
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the South West over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in the South West

Perl
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
Bristol +8 69 £32,500 +8.33% 9
Gloucestershire +7 43 £49,000 +22.50% 15
Dorset -10 23 £39,500 +21.54% 4
Wiltshire -7 10 £55,000 +46.67% 1
Somerset +26 6 £51,250 +30.16% 1
Cornwall -21 1 £20,500 -62.73%
Devon - 1 £57,500 - 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Perl.

1 133 (86.36%) Python
2 61 (39.61%) Linux
3 60 (38.96%) Java
4 58 (37.66%) Degree
5 56 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 48 (31.17%) Windows
6 48 (31.17%) Puppet
7 45 (29.22%) Bash Shell
8 44 (28.57%) C#
9 43 (27.92%) C++
9 43 (27.92%) .NET
9 43 (27.92%) Electronics
10 39 (25.32%) C
11 37 (24.03%) CSS
11 37 (24.03%) Telecoms
12 36 (23.38%) Microsoft
12 36 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (22.08%) Computer Science Degree
14 33 (21.43%) HTML
15 31 (20.13%) Unix
15 31 (20.13%) OO
15 31 (20.13%) Finance
15 31 (20.13%) Problem-Solving
16 30 (19.48%) Ansible
16 30 (19.48%) Manufacturing
17 29 (18.83%) Oracle
17 29 (18.83%) SQL Server
17 29 (18.83%) jQuery
18 27 (17.53%) Ruby
18 27 (17.53%) E-Commerce

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (7.79%) Apache
2 11 (7.14%) nginx
3 4 (2.60%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.60%) IIS
3 4 (2.60%) JBoss
3 4 (2.60%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.95%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
6 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (3.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.19%) OpenShift
4 7 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.65%) GitHub
5 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.69%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.79%) DNS
3 11 (7.14%) DHCP
4 9 (5.84%) HTTP
5 5 (3.25%) Sourcefire
6 4 (2.60%) Firewall
7 2 (1.30%) LAN
7 2 (1.30%) SSH
8 1 (0.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.65%) IPv4
8 1 (0.65%) VPN
8 1 (0.65%) WAN
8 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.65%) Wireless
8 1 (0.65%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.44%) MySQL
3 8 (5.19%) MariaDB
4 6 (3.90%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.90%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.60%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (1.95%) Big Data
6 3 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.65%) HBase
7 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.65%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 24 (15.58%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.69%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.14%) JIRA
4 7 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (3.90%) TeamCity
5 6 (3.90%) Trac
6 5 (3.25%) Bugzilla
6 5 (3.25%) Buildbot
6 5 (3.25%) Chocolatey
6 5 (3.25%) Selenium
6 5 (3.25%) Subversion
6 5 (3.25%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.60%) JMeter
8 3 (1.95%) WATIR
9 2 (1.30%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.65%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.65%) Maven
10 1 (0.65%) Robot Framework
General
1 43 (27.92%) Electronics
2 37 (24.03%) Telecoms
3 31 (20.13%) Finance
4 30 (19.48%) Manufacturing
5 25 (16.23%) Marketing
6 13 (8.44%) Mandarin Language
7 7 (4.55%) Military
8 5 (3.25%) Aerospace
8 5 (3.25%) Games
9 4 (2.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (31.82%) Developer
2 37 (24.03%) Software Developer
3 29 (18.83%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (11.04%) Junior
4 17 (11.04%) Junior Developer
5 16 (10.39%) Design Engineer
5 16 (10.39%) Graduate
5 16 (10.39%) Graduate Developer
5 16 (10.39%) Graduate Software Developer
5 16 (10.39%) Junior Software Developer
6 15 (9.74%) C# Developer
7 14 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 14 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (9.09%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 14 (9.09%) Graduate C# Developer
7 14 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
7 14 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
7 14 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (9.09%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (27.92%) .NET
2 37 (24.03%) CSS
3 33 (21.43%) HTML
4 29 (18.83%) jQuery
5 25 (16.23%) ASP.NET
6 11 (7.14%) LAMP
7 9 (5.84%) LEMP Stack
7 9 (5.84%) XML
8 7 (4.55%) Ajax
9 4 (2.60%) J2EE
9 4 (2.60%) Node.js
10 3 (1.95%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.95%) JSON
10 3 (1.95%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (1.95%) WebSockets
10 3 (1.95%) WPF
10 3 (1.95%) WSGI
11 2 (1.30%) JSF
11 2 (1.30%) RESTful
11 2 (1.30%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.69%) ASIC
1 18 (11.69%) SystemC
1 18 (11.69%) Verilog
2 16 (10.39%) Computer Science
3 14 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.84%) Digital TV
6 6 (3.90%) CAN bus
7 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.30%) Cybercrime
8 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.30%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.65%) NHS
9 1 (0.65%) PMI
9 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (39.61%) Linux
2 48 (31.17%) Windows
3 31 (20.13%) Unix
4 21 (13.64%) CentOS
5 10 (6.49%) Ubuntu
6 9 (5.84%) Debian
6 9 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.84%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.90%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.25%) Solaris
9 4 (2.60%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.65%) Android
11 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (20.13%) OO
2 31 (20.13%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (17.53%) E-Commerce
4 26 (16.88%) OOP
5 25 (16.23%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (16.23%) Digital Marketing
5 25 (16.23%) Programme Management
6 24 (15.58%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (14.29%) Scrum
8 20 (12.99%) DevOps
9 18 (11.69%) Electronic Design Automation
10 16 (10.39%) DRM
10 16 (10.39%) Test Automation
10 16 (10.39%) Use Case
11 15 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (9.74%) TDD
12 14 (9.09%) Configuration Management
12 14 (9.09%) Software Engineering
13 11 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 133 (86.36%) Python
2 60 (38.96%) Java
3 56 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 45 (29.22%) Bash Shell
5 44 (28.57%) C#
6 43 (27.92%) C++
7 39 (25.32%) C
8 27 (17.53%) Ruby
9 13 (8.44%) VB
10 12 (7.79%) PHP
10 12 (7.79%) PowerShell
11 11 (7.14%) SQL
12 8 (5.19%) COBOL
12 8 (5.19%) Delphi
13 6 (3.90%) Embedded C
13 6 (3.90%) Tcl
14 4 (2.60%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.95%) Groovy
16 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 58 (37.66%) Degree
2 34 (22.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (12.99%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.79%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 7 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.60%) CISSP
7 3 (1.95%) CCNA
7 3 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.95%) SSCP
8 1 (0.65%) CEH
8 1 (0.65%) CISA
8 1 (0.65%) GIAC
8 1 (0.65%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.65%) MCSE
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (17.53%) Docker
2 12 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.79%) Hyper-V
3 11 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.84%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (4.55%) Ceph
5 7 (4.55%) Dovecot
5 7 (4.55%) KVM
5 7 (4.55%) Postfix
5 7 (4.55%) vSphere
6 5 (3.25%) Firmware
7 2 (1.30%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (1.30%) NFS
8 1 (0.65%) PowerDNS
Systems Management
1 48 (31.17%) Puppet
2 30 (19.48%) Ansible
3 14 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (5.84%) Kubernetes
5 8 (5.19%) Galera Cluster
6 6 (3.90%) SCCM
7 5 (3.25%) Nessus
8 4 (2.60%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (2.60%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (1.95%) Nagios
10 2 (1.30%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.30%) WSUS
10 2 (1.30%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.65%) Rancher
Vendors
1 36 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.83%) Oracle
3 26 (16.88%) VMware
4 25 (16.23%) SAP
5 18 (11.69%) Red Hat
6 15 (9.74%) CA
7 14 (9.09%) Cadence
7 14 (9.09%) Synopsys
8 8 (5.19%) McAfee
9 7 (4.55%) Cisco
9 7 (4.55%) Scality
10 5 (3.25%) NetScout
10 5 (3.25%) NetWitness
10 5 (3.25%) Palo Alto
11 3 (1.95%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (1.95%) FireEye
11 3 (1.95%) Google
11 3 (1.95%) Perforce
12 1 (0.65%) F5
12 1 (0.65%) Sybase