Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Perl
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 141 139
Rank change year-on-year -54 -2 +44
Permanent jobs citing Perl 130 248 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.27% 2.28% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 4.08% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 95 217 182
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £68,750 £83,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 6149 6085 6735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.20% 56.01% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5220 5204 5810
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 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
Bristol -31 59 £45,000 -28.00% 7
Gloucestershire -46 36 £45,000 - 1
Cornwall - 15 £50,000 -
Dorset 0 6 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Wiltshire -14 6 £47,500 +5.56%
Devon +9 5 £47,500 +26.67%
Somerset -24 3 £43,000 +3.61% 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 120 (92.31%) Python
2 84 (64.62%) Linux
3 65 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 56 (43.08%) Puppet
5 50 (38.46%) Java
5 50 (38.46%) Telecoms
6 47 (36.15%) C++
7 41 (31.54%) Finance
7 41 (31.54%) DevOps
8 37 (28.46%) Windows
9 35 (26.92%) Marketing
10 34 (26.15%) C#
11 33 (25.38%) SAP
11 33 (25.38%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (25.38%) Manufacturing
11 33 (25.38%) Electronics
11 33 (25.38%) Programme Management
11 33 (25.38%) Digital Marketing
12 32 (24.62%) Degree
12 32 (24.62%) Internet
13 30 (23.08%) OO
13 30 (23.08%) JavaScript
14 28 (21.54%) Ansible
15 27 (20.77%) Opscode Chef
15 27 (20.77%) Unix
15 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (20.00%) DNS
17 23 (17.69%) PHP
18 22 (16.92%) Red Hat
18 22 (16.92%) HTML

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 11 (8.46%) Apache
2 9 (6.92%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.38%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.08%) JBoss
4 4 (3.08%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.31%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.54%) iPlanet
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.77%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.77%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.77%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.77%) CMS
7 1 (0.77%) IIS
7 1 (0.77%) Jetty
7 1 (0.77%) nginx
7 1 (0.77%) Papyrus
7 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.15%) GitHub
4 1 (0.77%) IaaS
4 1 (0.77%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (24.62%) Internet
2 26 (20.00%) DNS
3 21 (16.15%) DHCP
3 21 (16.15%) TCP/IP
4 14 (10.77%) Firewall
5 12 (9.23%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (9.23%) Junos
6 7 (5.38%) HTTP
6 7 (5.38%) SMTP
7 5 (3.85%) VPN
7 5 (3.85%) Wireless
8 3 (2.31%) LAN
9 2 (1.54%) 3G
9 2 (1.54%) 4G
9 2 (1.54%) Bluetooth
9 2 (1.54%) Network Security
9 2 (1.54%) SMS
9 2 (1.54%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (1.54%) WAN
9 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (8.46%) MySQL
4 8 (6.15%) Big Data
4 8 (6.15%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.38%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.62%) MariaDB
7 4 (3.08%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.31%) Apache Accumulo
8 3 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.77%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.77%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.77%) Redis
10 1 (0.77%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 19 (14.62%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (5.38%) Bitbucket
5 4 (3.08%) GNU Toolchain
5 4 (3.08%) JIRA
5 4 (3.08%) JMeter
5 4 (3.08%) Selenium
6 3 (2.31%) WATIR
7 2 (1.54%) EasyMock
7 2 (1.54%) JUnit
7 2 (1.54%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.54%) Subversion
8 1 (0.77%) Hudson
8 1 (0.77%) Maven
8 1 (0.77%) Robot Framework
General
1 50 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 41 (31.54%) Finance
3 35 (26.92%) Marketing
4 33 (25.38%) Electronics
4 33 (25.38%) Manufacturing
5 10 (7.69%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.77%) Banking
7 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (17.69%) Junior
3 20 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (12.31%) Developer
5 14 (10.77%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (10.77%) Software Engineer
6 13 (10.00%) Administrator
6 13 (10.00%) Graduate
6 13 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (9.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 12 (9.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 12 (9.23%) Software Developer
8 11 (8.46%) Linux Administrator
8 11 (8.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 10 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
9 10 (7.69%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 10 (7.69%) Junior DevOps
9 10 (7.69%) Junior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (6.92%) Analyst
10 9 (6.92%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.92%) HTML
2 21 (16.15%) CSS
3 18 (13.85%) jQuery
4 15 (11.54%) .NET
4 15 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 7 (5.38%) Hibernate
5 7 (5.38%) J2EE
5 7 (5.38%) TensorFlow
5 7 (5.38%) XML
6 6 (4.62%) Spring
7 5 (3.85%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.08%) LAMP
9 3 (2.31%) Apache Camel
9 3 (2.31%) Java EE
9 3 (2.31%) React
10 2 (1.54%) Node.js
10 2 (1.54%) ODBC
10 2 (1.54%) OpenDaylight
11 1 (0.77%) Web Services
11 1 (0.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.62%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.23%) Algorithms
2 12 (9.23%) Private Cloud
3 8 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.38%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (4.62%) Internet of Things
5 6 (4.62%) Robotics
5 6 (4.62%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.85%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.31%) Clustering
9 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.54%) PKI
9 2 (1.54%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 1 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (64.62%) Linux
2 37 (28.46%) Windows
3 27 (20.77%) Unix
4 19 (14.62%) CentOS
5 17 (13.08%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.38%) Android
7 5 (3.85%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.31%) Solaris
8 3 (2.31%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.54%) AIX
9 2 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.54%) HPUX
9 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.54%) SUSE
10 1 (0.77%) Debian
10 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.54%) DevOps
2 33 (25.38%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (25.38%) Digital Marketing
2 33 (25.38%) Programme Management
3 30 (23.08%) OO
4 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (16.92%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 20 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 18 (13.85%) OOP
8 16 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (12.31%) Open Source
8 16 (12.31%) SDLC
9 15 (11.54%) E-Commerce
10 14 (10.77%) Data Management
10 14 (10.77%) Test Automation
11 13 (10.00%) Task Automation
12 12 (9.23%) Analytics
12 12 (9.23%) Machine Learning
13 11 (8.46%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 120 (92.31%) Python
2 65 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 50 (38.46%) Java
4 47 (36.15%) C++
5 34 (26.15%) C#
6 30 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 23 (17.69%) PHP
8 21 (16.15%) PowerShell
9 19 (14.62%) Ruby
10 16 (12.31%) C
11 13 (10.00%) SQL
12 5 (3.85%) PL/SQL
12 5 (3.85%) VB
13 3 (2.31%) AWK
13 3 (2.31%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.54%) C-shell
14 2 (1.54%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.54%) Korn
14 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.77%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 32 (24.62%) Degree
2 22 (16.92%) Security Cleared
3 19 (14.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.38%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.77%) GCFA
7 1 (0.77%) GCIA
7 1 (0.77%) GCIH
7 1 (0.77%) GIAC
7 1 (0.77%) GREM
7 1 (0.77%) MCITP
7 1 (0.77%) MCTS
7 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 18 (13.85%) Docker
2 5 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.31%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.31%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.54%) KVM
4 2 (1.54%) NFS
4 2 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.77%) Ceph
5 1 (0.77%) Dovecot
5 1 (0.77%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.77%) oVirt
5 1 (0.77%) Postfix
5 1 (0.77%) RHEV
5 1 (0.77%) Samba
5 1 (0.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 56 (43.08%) Puppet
2 28 (21.54%) Ansible
3 27 (20.77%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (9.23%) Juju
5 7 (5.38%) NetBackup
6 6 (4.62%) Nagios
7 5 (3.85%) Nessus
8 4 (3.08%) Terraform
9 3 (2.31%) Salt
10 2 (1.54%) Graphite
10 2 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.54%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.77%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.77%) Kibana
11 1 (0.77%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.77%) logstash
11 1 (0.77%) OpenView
11 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (25.38%) SAP
2 22 (16.92%) Oracle
2 22 (16.92%) Red Hat
3 18 (13.85%) Cisco
3 18 (13.85%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.23%) VMware
5 7 (5.38%) McAfee
5 7 (5.38%) SolarWinds
6 5 (3.85%) Palo Alto
7 4 (3.08%) NetScout
7 4 (3.08%) NetWitness
7 4 (3.08%) Sourcefire
8 3 (2.31%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (2.31%) Google
9 2 (1.54%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.54%) FireEye
9 2 (1.54%) PlateSpin
9 2 (1.54%) Sun
9 2 (1.54%) Tableau
9 2 (1.54%) Veritas