Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > South West
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 222 229 210
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 -63
Permanent jobs citing Perl 106 106 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.08% 1.04% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.86% 1.74% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 92 77 103
South West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,875 £57,500 £63,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

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 5,700 6,078 6,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.06% 59.46% 60.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,617 5,065 5,303
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 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
Gloucestershire -12 46 £50,000 - 5
Devon +9 15 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Bristol +5 14 £50,000 +53.85% 5
Wiltshire -5 13 £48,750 -9.72% 2
Somerset +1 12 £33,000 -34.00% 3
Dorset -14 3 £50,000 +53.85% 3
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 West region with a requirement for Perl.

1 96 (90.57%) Python
2 84 (79.25%) Linux
3 71 (66.98%) Bash Shell
4 44 (41.51%) C
5 35 (33.02%) Red Hat
6 32 (30.19%) Git (software)
6 32 (30.19%) Docker
7 31 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (27.36%) Cybersecurity
8 29 (27.36%) Test Automation
8 29 (27.36%) CentOS
9 28 (26.42%) Kafka
10 26 (24.53%) Scrum
11 25 (23.58%) Kubernetes
12 22 (20.75%) Apache Spark
12 22 (20.75%) Puppet
12 22 (20.75%) Apache Hive
12 22 (20.75%) Shell Script
13 21 (19.81%) JIRA
14 20 (18.87%) Ansible
14 20 (18.87%) Machine Learning
14 20 (18.87%) Big Data
14 20 (18.87%) Unix
14 20 (18.87%) Debian
15 19 (17.92%) Electronics
15 19 (17.92%) Apache Flume
15 19 (17.92%) Bitbucket
15 19 (17.92%) R
15 19 (17.92%) Splunk
15 19 (17.92%) MapReduce

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 22 (20.75%) Apache Spark
2 15 (14.15%) Apache
3 4 (3.77%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.32%) AWS
2 9 (8.49%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (8.49%) Amazon ELB
2 9 (8.49%) Amazon EMR
2 9 (8.49%) Amazon S3
2 9 (8.49%) OpenShift
3 4 (3.77%) Azure
3 4 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.83%) PaaS
5 1 (0.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) Internet
2 7 (6.60%) Firewall
3 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.83%) DNS
4 3 (2.83%) HTTP
4 3 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.83%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (2.83%) SSH
4 3 (2.83%) SSL
5 2 (1.89%) IPv4
5 2 (1.89%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.89%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.89%) Network Security
5 2 (1.89%) SMTP
5 2 (1.89%) VLAN
5 2 (1.89%) VPN
6 1 (0.94%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.94%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.94%) MPLS
6 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.75%) Apache Hive
2 20 (18.87%) Big Data
3 19 (17.92%) Impala
4 18 (16.98%) MySQL
5 13 (12.26%) MariaDB
6 11 (10.38%) NoSQL
7 9 (8.49%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (8.49%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.83%) HBase
Development Applications
1 32 (30.19%) Git (software)
2 21 (19.81%) JIRA
3 19 (17.92%) Bitbucket
3 19 (17.92%) Bitbucket Server
3 19 (17.92%) git-flow
4 9 (8.49%) Ant
4 9 (8.49%) Maven
4 9 (8.49%) Subversion
5 5 (4.72%) LabVIEW
5 5 (4.72%) TestRail
6 2 (1.89%) CircleCI
6 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (17.92%) Electronics
2 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
3 13 (12.26%) Finance
4 8 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 8 (7.55%) Marketing
4 8 (7.55%) Public Sector
5 5 (4.72%) Games
6 3 (2.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (16.04%) Consultant
1 17 (16.04%) Data Consultant
2 16 (15.09%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (12.26%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (11.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 12 (11.32%) Test Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Analyst
5 11 (10.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (9.43%) Data Analyst
6 10 (9.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 9 (8.49%) Administrator
7 9 (8.49%) Data Scientist
7 9 (8.49%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 9 (8.49%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Unix Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Unix Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Development Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Software Development Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.42%) Kafka
2 19 (17.92%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (8.49%) ActiveMQ
3 9 (8.49%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (8.49%) XML
4 6 (5.66%) J2EE
5 4 (3.77%) LAMP
5 4 (3.77%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (3.77%) Web Services
6 2 (1.89%) HTML
7 1 (0.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.92%) Analytical Mindset
1 19 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (17.92%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 15 (14.15%) Clustering
3 9 (8.49%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (8.49%) Replication
4 7 (6.60%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (4.72%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.72%) Robotics
6 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.89%) User Experience
7 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 84 (79.25%) Linux
2 29 (27.36%) CentOS
3 20 (18.87%) Debian
3 20 (18.87%) Unix
4 15 (14.15%) Windows
5 13 (12.26%) Ubuntu
6 12 (11.32%) Solaris
7 6 (5.66%) Android
7 6 (5.66%) Apple iOS
7 6 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.72%) Windows Server
9 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.89%) Fedora
10 2 (1.89%) SUSE
10 2 (1.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.36%) Cybersecurity
2 29 (27.36%) Test Automation
3 26 (24.53%) Scrum
4 20 (18.87%) Machine Learning
5 19 (17.92%) Kanban
5 19 (17.92%) MapReduce
5 19 (17.92%) Mathematics
5 19 (17.92%) OSINT
5 19 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (17.92%) Visualisation
6 18 (16.98%) Software Engineering
7 16 (15.09%) DevOps
8 13 (12.26%) OO
9 11 (10.38%) Configuration Management
10 10 (9.43%) Data Science
10 10 (9.43%) Open Source
11 9 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (8.49%) Load Balancing
11 9 (8.49%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 96 (90.57%) Python
2 71 (66.98%) Bash Shell
3 44 (41.51%) C
4 22 (20.75%) Shell Script
5 19 (17.92%) R
6 18 (16.98%) C++
6 18 (16.98%) Ruby
7 17 (16.04%) Java
8 16 (15.09%) PowerShell
9 13 (12.26%) SQL
10 11 (10.38%) Korn
11 9 (8.49%) Go
12 8 (7.55%) PHP
13 6 (5.66%) Embedded C
13 6 (5.66%) VB
14 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
14 5 (4.72%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.89%) C#
15 2 (1.89%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.66%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) Degree
4 2 (1.89%) CCNA
4 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) CCNP
5 1 (0.94%) CEH
5 1 (0.94%) CISSP
5 1 (0.94%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.94%) GIAC
5 1 (0.94%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.94%) MCSE
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.94%) RHCA
5 1 (0.94%) RHCE
5 1 (0.94%) SANS
5 1 (0.94%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
System Software
1 32 (30.19%) Docker
2 19 (17.92%) Apache Flume
3 12 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (10.38%) Hyper-V
4 11 (10.38%) Xen
5 10 (9.43%) Ceph
6 9 (8.49%) KVM
7 6 (5.66%) Btrfs
7 6 (5.66%) DRBD
7 6 (5.66%) Firmware
8 4 (3.77%) Dovecot
8 4 (3.77%) Postfix
9 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
9 3 (2.83%) HDFS
9 3 (2.83%) Samba
10 2 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (23.58%) Kubernetes
2 22 (20.75%) Puppet
3 20 (18.87%) Ansible
4 19 (17.92%) Oozie
5 12 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (9.43%) Terraform
7 9 (8.49%) Docker Swarm
7 9 (8.49%) Nagios
7 9 (8.49%) Prometheus
7 9 (8.49%) ZABBIX
8 6 (5.66%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (3.77%) Galera Cluster
10 3 (2.83%) Ambari
10 3 (2.83%) SCCM
11 2 (1.89%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (33.02%) Red Hat
2 19 (17.92%) Splunk
3 14 (13.21%) VMware
4 8 (7.55%) Dell
4 8 (7.55%) EMC
4 8 (7.55%) SAP
5 6 (5.66%) Intel
5 6 (5.66%) NVIDIA
5 6 (5.66%) Teradici
6 4 (3.77%) Scality
7 3 (2.83%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.89%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.94%) Cisco
9 1 (0.94%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.94%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.94%) Teradata