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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 142 111
Rank change year-on-year -12 -31  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 81 107 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.53% 2.04% 2.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 3.59% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 70 89 112
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £41,875
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +7.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88%  

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 West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3289 2983 3389
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 62.07% 56.93% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 2568 2917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Perl as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -9 38 £22,500 -60.86% 5
Gloucestershire -27 24 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Cornwall - 8 £55,000 - 2
Wiltshire +3 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Somerset -2 2 £26,500 -33.75% 3
Dorset -8 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West region with a requirement for Perl.

1 147 (90.18%) Python
2 95 (58.28%) Linux
3 82 (50.31%) Java
4 69 (42.33%) Bash Shell
5 64 (39.26%) Puppet
6 56 (34.36%) Telecoms
7 53 (32.52%) Finance
7 53 (32.52%) C#
7 53 (32.52%) C++
8 52 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (28.83%) OO
10 44 (26.99%) MySQL
10 44 (26.99%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (26.99%) DevOps
11 42 (25.77%) JavaScript
12 40 (24.54%) SQL Server
13 38 (23.31%) Oracle
14 37 (22.70%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (22.09%) Electronics
15 36 (22.09%) Marketing
15 36 (22.09%) Ansible
16 34 (20.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 34 (20.86%) Digital Marketing
16 34 (20.86%) Programme Management
16 34 (20.86%) Manufacturing
16 34 (20.86%) HTML
16 34 (20.86%) SAP
17 33 (20.25%) Windows
17 33 (20.25%) Red Hat
18 32 (19.63%) Configuration Management

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 17 (10.43%) Apache
1 17 (10.43%) JBoss
1 17 (10.43%) OpenStack
2 15 (9.20%) Tomcat
3 13 (7.98%) Apache Spark
4 11 (6.75%) Jetty
5 9 (5.52%) WebLogic
6 8 (4.91%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (4.29%) Apache Solr
7 7 (4.29%) WebSphere
8 6 (3.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.45%) nginx
10 3 (1.84%) Papyrus
11 2 (1.23%) CMS
11 2 (1.23%) iPlanet
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.61%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.61%) Confluence
12 1 (0.61%) lighttpd
Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 34 (20.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.66%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.98%) OpenShift
4 9 (5.52%) PaaS
5 7 (4.29%) GitHub
6 4 (2.45%) SaaS
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.61%) G Suite
7 1 (0.61%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.61%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.04%) Internet
2 9 (5.52%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (5.52%) DNS
2 9 (5.52%) Junos
3 8 (4.91%) Firewall
4 7 (4.29%) DHCP
4 7 (4.29%) HTTP
5 6 (3.68%) Network Security
6 5 (3.07%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (3.07%) LAN
6 5 (3.07%) VPN
6 5 (3.07%) WAN
7 2 (1.23%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.61%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.61%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.61%) LDAP
8 1 (0.61%) LTE
8 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.99%) MySQL
2 40 (24.54%) SQL Server
3 21 (12.88%) NoSQL
4 20 (12.27%) MongoDB
5 17 (10.43%) Big Data
5 17 (10.43%) Hadoop
6 13 (7.98%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (6.75%) MariaDB
8 10 (6.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (4.29%) Redis
9 7 (4.29%) Riak
10 6 (3.68%) Couchbase
11 5 (3.07%) Apache Accumulo
12 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.61%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (19.02%) Git (software)
2 27 (16.56%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.98%) Selenium
4 12 (7.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (4.91%) Bitbucket
5 8 (4.91%) JIRA
6 7 (4.29%) JMeter
6 7 (4.29%) Subversion
7 6 (3.68%) WATIR
8 4 (2.45%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.45%) JUnit
8 4 (2.45%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.84%) EasyMock
10 2 (1.23%) Maven
10 2 (1.23%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.61%) Ant
11 1 (0.61%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.61%) NUnit
11 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (34.36%) Telecoms
2 53 (32.52%) Finance
3 36 (22.09%) Electronics
3 36 (22.09%) Marketing
4 34 (20.86%) Manufacturing
5 9 (5.52%) Banking
6 4 (2.45%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.23%) Advertising
7 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (23.93%) Developer
2 32 (19.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (17.18%) Systems Engineer
4 27 (16.56%) Linux Engineer
5 25 (15.34%) Administrator
5 25 (15.34%) Systems Administrator
6 24 (14.72%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 22 (13.50%) Junior
8 21 (12.88%) Graduate
9 19 (11.66%) Java Developer
10 18 (11.04%) Software Developer
10 18 (11.04%) Test Engineer
11 16 (9.82%) Linux Administrator
11 16 (9.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 15 (9.20%) DevOps Administrator
12 15 (9.20%) DevOps Systems Engineer
13 13 (7.98%) Software Engineer
14 12 (7.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 12 (7.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 9 (5.52%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.86%) HTML
2 32 (19.63%) CSS
3 29 (17.79%) .NET
4 26 (15.95%) jQuery
5 21 (12.88%) ASP.NET
6 18 (11.04%) XML
7 16 (9.82%) J2EE
8 11 (6.75%) Hibernate
9 9 (5.52%) LAMP
10 8 (4.91%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.29%) Lucene
11 7 (4.29%) React
11 7 (4.29%) Web Services
12 6 (3.68%) Elastic Stack
12 6 (3.68%) REST
13 5 (3.07%) SOAP
13 5 (3.07%) Spring
14 4 (2.45%) GWT
14 4 (2.45%) LEMP Stack
15 3 (1.84%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.52%) Private Cloud
2 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.07%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (3.07%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.07%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.84%) Clustering
5 3 (1.84%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.84%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.23%) Fintech
6 2 (1.23%) iPad
6 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.61%) mHealth
7 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (58.28%) Linux
2 33 (20.25%) Windows
3 21 (12.88%) Unix
4 19 (11.66%) CentOS
5 13 (7.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (7.98%) Ubuntu
6 12 (7.36%) Android
7 10 (6.13%) Apple iOS
7 10 (6.13%) Windows Server
8 5 (3.07%) Debian
8 5 (3.07%) FreeBSD
8 5 (3.07%) Mac OS X
8 5 (3.07%) Solaris
9 3 (1.84%) AIX
9 3 (1.84%) HPUX
9 3 (1.84%) SUSE
10 2 (1.23%) Fedora
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (28.83%) OO
3 44 (26.99%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (26.99%) DevOps
4 37 (22.70%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (20.86%) Digital Marketing
5 34 (20.86%) Programme Management
6 32 (19.63%) Configuration Management
7 29 (17.79%) SDLC
7 29 (17.79%) Test Automation
8 26 (15.95%) TDD
9 25 (15.34%) OOP
10 23 (14.11%) Software Engineering
11 22 (13.50%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (13.50%) E-Commerce
12 17 (10.43%) Open Source
13 16 (9.82%) Mentoring
13 16 (9.82%) Test Scripting
14 15 (9.20%) Web Development
15 13 (7.98%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 147 (90.18%) Python
2 82 (50.31%) Java
3 69 (42.33%) Bash Shell
4 53 (32.52%) C#
4 53 (32.52%) C++
5 42 (25.77%) JavaScript
6 28 (17.18%) PHP
7 24 (14.72%) PowerShell
8 23 (14.11%) C
8 23 (14.11%) Ruby
9 16 (9.82%) SQL
10 11 (6.75%) Go
11 7 (4.29%) VB
12 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.45%) Groovy
13 4 (2.45%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.23%) AWK
14 2 (1.23%) C-shell
14 2 (1.23%) Korn
14 2 (1.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 30 (18.40%) Security Cleared
2 28 (17.18%) Degree
3 22 (13.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (6.75%) DV Cleared
5 8 (4.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (4.29%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.68%) CCNA
7 6 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (3.07%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.84%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (1.84%) ISEB
10 3 (1.84%) LPIC
10 3 (1.84%) MCSE
10 3 (1.84%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (1.84%) Server+ Certification
11 2 (1.23%) Master's Degree
11 2 (1.23%) PhD
12 1 (0.61%) MCITP
12 1 (0.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.45%) QA
System Software
1 28 (17.18%) Docker
2 15 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.59%) Dovecot
3 14 (8.59%) Postfix
4 6 (3.68%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.07%) Snort
6 4 (2.45%) Ceph
6 4 (2.45%) KVM
7 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
8 2 (1.23%) Firmware
8 2 (1.23%) NDS
8 2 (1.23%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 2 (1.23%) Squid
8 2 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (1.23%) vSphere
9 1 (0.61%) iptables
9 1 (0.61%) RHEV
9 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 64 (39.26%) Puppet
2 36 (22.09%) Ansible
3 32 (19.63%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (7.98%) Salt
5 9 (5.52%) Juju
6 6 (3.68%) Kibana
6 6 (3.68%) Kubernetes
6 6 (3.68%) logstash
7 5 (3.07%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (3.07%) Nagios
7 5 (3.07%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (2.45%) Galera Cluster
9 3 (1.84%) Computer Incident Response Team
10 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.61%) Graphite
10 1 (0.61%) Nessus
10 1 (0.61%) OpenView
10 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (23.31%) Oracle
2 34 (20.86%) SAP
3 33 (20.25%) Red Hat
4 28 (17.18%) VMware
5 24 (14.72%) Microsoft
6 12 (7.36%) Cisco
7 5 (3.07%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (2.45%) Scality
9 3 (1.84%) Tableau
10 2 (1.23%) PlateSpin
10 2 (1.23%) Sun
10 2 (1.23%) Veritas
11 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.61%) Google
11 1 (0.61%) HP
11 1 (0.61%) McAfee
11 1 (0.61%) NetScout
11 1 (0.61%) Perforce
11 1 (0.61%) Sourcefire
11 1 (0.61%) Xilinx
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Cornwall
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