Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > South West
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 205 155
Rank change year-on-year -2 -50 -18
Permanent jobs citing Perl 123 136 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.19% 1.34% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 2.23% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 88 105 213
South West median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 6,270 6,092 6,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.83% 60.19% 56.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5,257 5,189 5,173
South West median annual salary £44,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.32% +0.63% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +2 46 £32,500 +30.00% 10
Gloucestershire +23 42 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Dorset -23 18 £39,000 +20.00% 5
Wiltshire -6 11 £55,000 +46.67% 2
Somerset +38 5 £50,000 +4.71% 3
Devon +13 1 £57,500 +39.39% 2
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 106 (86.18%) Python
2 62 (50.41%) Linux
3 59 (47.97%) Java
4 54 (43.90%) JavaScript
5 46 (37.40%) C++
6 44 (35.77%) C#
7 43 (34.96%) Degree
8 41 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 35 (28.46%) Windows
10 34 (27.64%) .NET
11 33 (26.83%) Microsoft
12 32 (26.02%) Electronics
13 31 (25.20%) Puppet
14 30 (24.39%) HTML
14 30 (24.39%) C
15 29 (23.58%) Computer Science Degree
16 28 (22.76%) OO
16 28 (22.76%) CSS
16 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (21.95%) Telecoms
18 26 (21.14%) Docker
19 25 (20.33%) Cybersecurity
19 25 (20.33%) Ansible
19 25 (20.33%) Manufacturing
20 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
21 22 (17.89%) E-Commerce
21 22 (17.89%) Unix
21 22 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
22 21 (17.07%) jQuery
22 21 (17.07%) Security Cleared

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 7 (5.69%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.25%) Apache
3 3 (2.44%) IIS
3 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.63%) JBoss
4 2 (1.63%) nginx
5 1 (0.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (15.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.25%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.81%) GitHub
5 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.50%) DNS
2 8 (6.50%) HTTP
3 7 (5.69%) DHCP
4 3 (2.44%) Firewall
4 3 (2.44%) Sourcefire
5 2 (1.63%) SSH
5 2 (1.63%) VPN
6 1 (0.81%) 3G
6 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.81%) FTP
6 1 (0.81%) Internet
6 1 (0.81%) IPv4
6 1 (0.81%) ISUP
6 1 (0.81%) SCCP
6 1 (0.81%) SNMP
6 1 (0.81%) SS7
6 1 (0.81%) Telnet
6 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.44%) MySQL
2 3 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.81%) Big Data
4 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (10.57%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.69%) JIRA
4 5 (4.07%) Trac
5 4 (3.25%) Bugzilla
5 4 (3.25%) Buildbot
5 4 (3.25%) Chocolatey
5 4 (3.25%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.25%) Selenium
5 4 (3.25%) Subversion
5 4 (3.25%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.25%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.63%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.63%) Maven
7 1 (0.81%) Hudson
General
1 32 (26.02%) Electronics
2 27 (21.95%) Telecoms
3 25 (20.33%) Manufacturing
4 21 (17.07%) Finance
5 20 (16.26%) Marketing
6 13 (10.57%) Law
7 8 (6.50%) Games
7 8 (6.50%) Military
8 7 (5.69%) Mandarin Language
9 5 (4.07%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 42 (34.15%) Developer
2 30 (24.39%) Software Developer
3 13 (10.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (9.76%) Administrator
5 11 (8.94%) C# Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (8.94%) Graduate
5 11 (8.94%) Graduate Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Graduate Software Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Junior
5 11 (8.94%) Junior Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Junior Software Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (8.13%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (8.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.64%) .NET
2 30 (24.39%) HTML
3 28 (22.76%) CSS
4 21 (17.07%) jQuery
5 20 (16.26%) ASP.NET
6 8 (6.50%) Java EE
7 7 (5.69%) Ajax
7 7 (5.69%) AngularJS
7 7 (5.69%) XML
8 4 (3.25%) EJB
8 4 (3.25%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.25%) J2EE
8 4 (3.25%) Spring
8 4 (3.25%) STL
9 3 (2.44%) Gherkin
9 3 (2.44%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (2.44%) WPF
10 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (1.63%) SOAP
10 2 (1.63%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.13%) Cybercrime
3 7 (5.69%) ASIC
3 7 (5.69%) SystemC
3 7 (5.69%) Verilog
4 6 (4.88%) CAN bus
4 6 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.07%) Cyber Defence
6 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.44%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.63%) Digital TV
7 2 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
8 1 (0.81%) PMI
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (50.41%) Linux
2 35 (28.46%) Windows
3 22 (17.89%) Unix
4 10 (8.13%) CentOS
5 9 (7.32%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.69%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (4.88%) Solaris
8 3 (2.44%) Android
8 3 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) Debian
9 1 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (22.76%) OO
2 25 (20.33%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (17.89%) E-Commerce
4 20 (16.26%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (16.26%) Digital Marketing
4 20 (16.26%) OOP
4 20 (16.26%) Programme Management
5 19 (15.45%) Scrum
5 19 (15.45%) Software Engineering
6 16 (13.01%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (12.20%) DevOps
7 15 (12.20%) Test Automation
8 14 (11.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 11 (8.94%) Configuration Management
10 10 (8.13%) TDD
11 9 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (7.32%) Test Strategy
12 8 (6.50%) Unit Testing
13 7 (5.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 106 (86.18%) Python
2 59 (47.97%) Java
3 54 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 46 (37.40%) C++
5 44 (35.77%) C#
6 41 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 30 (24.39%) C
8 21 (17.07%) Ruby
9 12 (9.76%) PHP
10 11 (8.94%) SQL
10 11 (8.94%) VB
11 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
12 6 (4.88%) Embedded C
12 6 (4.88%) Tcl
13 5 (4.07%) COBOL
13 5 (4.07%) Delphi
14 4 (3.25%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.63%) Go
15 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (34.96%) Degree
2 29 (23.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (17.07%) Security Cleared
4 15 (12.20%) DV Cleared
5 7 (5.69%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.88%) CCNA
6 6 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.25%) CISSP
7 4 (3.25%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (3.25%) GIAC
7 4 (3.25%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (3.25%) MCSE
7 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.25%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (3.25%) RHCE
7 4 (3.25%) SANS
7 4 (3.25%) SSCP
8 1 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (21.14%) Docker
2 13 (10.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (5.69%) vSphere
6 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
6 6 (4.88%) KVM
7 5 (4.07%) Firmware
8 2 (1.63%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (1.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 31 (25.20%) Puppet
2 25 (20.33%) Ansible
3 11 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.07%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.44%) Nessus
5 3 (2.44%) SCCM
5 3 (2.44%) WSUS
6 2 (1.63%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.63%) Nagios
6 2 (1.63%) Terraform
6 2 (1.63%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.81%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.81%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.81%) Rancher
7 1 (0.81%) Salt
Vendors
1 33 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.07%) Oracle
3 20 (16.26%) SAP
4 17 (13.82%) VMware
5 9 (7.32%) Red Hat
6 7 (5.69%) CA
7 6 (4.88%) Cisco
8 4 (3.25%) Cadence
8 4 (3.25%) Synopsys
9 3 (2.44%) McAfee
9 3 (2.44%) NetScout
9 3 (2.44%) NetWitness
9 3 (2.44%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.63%) Perforce
11 1 (0.81%) Google
11 1 (0.81%) Juniper