Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England > South West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 142 164
Rank change year-on-year -83 +22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Perl 102 249 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.02% 2.36% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 4.18% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 83 211 188
South West median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £32,500 £31,250
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 5,914 5,959 6,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.94% 56.36% 56.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5,003 5,039 5,580
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +4.05%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £58,750
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -29 44 £47,000 -21.67% 11
Gloucestershire -48 24 £47,500 +10.47% 5
Dorset -16 13 £30,000 -14.29%
Cornwall - 9 £20,500 -
Devon +5 6 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Wiltshire -16 5 £58,000 +34.88% 2
Somerset -8 2 £42,750 +0.59% 4
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 99 (97.06%) Python
2 85 (83.33%) Linux
3 63 (61.76%) Bash Shell
4 48 (47.06%) Windows
5 45 (44.12%) Puppet
6 36 (35.29%) C++
7 35 (34.31%) Java
8 32 (31.37%) DevOps
9 30 (29.41%) Unix
10 27 (26.47%) DNS
11 26 (25.49%) OO
12 25 (24.51%) JavaScript
13 24 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (22.55%) Test Automation
14 23 (22.55%) Security Cleared
15 22 (21.57%) Git (software)
15 22 (21.57%) Degree
15 22 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
16 21 (20.59%) Ruby
16 21 (20.59%) TCP/IP
17 20 (19.61%) DHCP
17 20 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
18 19 (18.63%) Telecoms
18 19 (18.63%) Data Management
19 18 (17.65%) PowerShell
19 18 (17.65%) Ansible
20 17 (16.67%) Finance
20 17 (16.67%) Internet
20 17 (16.67%) C#
21 16 (15.69%) Software Testing

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 (6.86%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.92%) Apache
3 3 (2.94%) JBoss
3 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.98%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.94%) GitHub
4 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (26.47%) DNS
2 21 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 20 (19.61%) DHCP
4 17 (16.67%) Internet
5 12 (11.76%) Firewall
6 7 (6.86%) VPN
7 6 (5.88%) Wireless
8 4 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (3.92%) HTTP
8 4 (3.92%) Junos
8 4 (3.92%) LAN
8 4 (3.92%) SMTP
9 3 (2.94%) WAN
10 2 (1.96%) 3G
10 2 (1.96%) 4G
10 2 (1.96%) Bluetooth
10 2 (1.96%) Network Security
10 2 (1.96%) SMS
10 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.98%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.78%) MongoDB
2 9 (8.82%) Hadoop
3 8 (7.84%) Neo4j
4 7 (6.86%) Big Data
4 7 (6.86%) MySQL
5 5 (4.90%) Apache Accumulo
6 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (21.57%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.73%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.80%) JMeter
4 9 (8.82%) Selenium
5 7 (6.86%) JIRA
6 5 (4.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (4.90%) WATIR
7 4 (3.92%) Robot Framework
8 3 (2.94%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.96%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.96%) GNU Toolchain
9 2 (1.96%) Hudson
10 1 (0.98%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.98%) Maven
10 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 19 (18.63%) Telecoms
2 17 (16.67%) Finance
3 12 (11.76%) Electronics
3 12 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 12 (11.76%) Marketing
4 5 (4.90%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (22.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (19.61%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (13.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) QA Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Software Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Software QA Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) Junior
6 11 (10.78%) Developer
6 11 (10.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 9 (8.82%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Junior DevOps
8 8 (7.84%) Junior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Junior Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Security Analyst
10 5 (4.90%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.84%) HTML
2 7 (6.86%) jQuery
2 7 (6.86%) TensorFlow
3 6 (5.88%) CSS
3 6 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 5 (4.90%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.90%) Spring
5 4 (3.92%) LAMP
5 4 (3.92%) Node.js
5 4 (3.92%) XML
6 3 (2.94%) .NET
6 3 (2.94%) Apache Camel
6 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.94%) J2EE
7 2 (1.96%) Java EE
7 2 (1.96%) JSON
7 2 (1.96%) Middleware
7 2 (1.96%) React
8 1 (0.98%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.80%) Algorithms
3 8 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.88%) Robotics
5 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.90%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (3.92%) Internet of Things
6 4 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.92%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.92%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.94%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.94%) Fintech
7 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.94%) PKI
8 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.96%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (1.96%) User Experience
9 1 (0.98%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (0.98%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 85 (83.33%) Linux
2 48 (47.06%) Windows
3 30 (29.41%) Unix
4 9 (8.82%) CentOS
4 9 (8.82%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.90%) Android
6 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.98%) VMS
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) DevOps
2 26 (25.49%) OO
3 24 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (22.55%) Test Automation
5 22 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (18.63%) Data Management
7 16 (15.69%) Analytics
7 16 (15.69%) Software Testing
8 15 (14.71%) Software Engineering
9 13 (12.75%) Configuration Management
9 13 (12.75%) Fault Analysis
10 12 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (11.76%) Microservices
10 12 (11.76%) Programme Management
11 11 (10.78%) SDLC
12 10 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (9.80%) Machine Learning
13 9 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (7.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 99 (97.06%) Python
2 63 (61.76%) Bash Shell
3 36 (35.29%) C++
4 35 (34.31%) Java
5 25 (24.51%) JavaScript
6 21 (20.59%) Ruby
7 18 (17.65%) PowerShell
8 17 (16.67%) C#
9 15 (14.71%) C
10 10 (9.80%) PHP
11 6 (5.88%) SQL
12 4 (3.92%) AWK
12 4 (3.92%) Elixir
12 4 (3.92%) Erlang
12 4 (3.92%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.94%) MATLAB
13 3 (2.94%) VB
14 2 (1.96%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.98%) Lua
Qualifications
1 23 (22.55%) Security Cleared
2 22 (21.57%) Degree
3 12 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 10 (9.80%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (4.90%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.90%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.98%) GCFA
6 1 (0.98%) GCIA
6 1 (0.98%) GCIH
6 1 (0.98%) GIAC
6 1 (0.98%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.75%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.80%) Docker
2 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.96%) NFS
4 1 (0.98%) Firmware
4 1 (0.98%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.98%) oVirt
4 1 (0.98%) RHEV
4 1 (0.98%) Samba
Systems Management
1 45 (44.12%) Puppet
2 20 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (17.65%) Ansible
4 8 (7.84%) Terraform
5 6 (5.88%) NetBackup
6 5 (4.90%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (4.90%) Nessus
7 4 (3.92%) Juju
7 4 (3.92%) Nagios
8 2 (1.96%) Graphite
8 2 (1.96%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.96%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.98%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.98%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) SAP
2 11 (10.78%) Red Hat
3 10 (9.80%) McAfee
4 9 (8.82%) Cisco
5 8 (7.84%) Oracle
6 7 (6.86%) Google
7 6 (5.88%) SolarWinds
8 5 (4.90%) CA Agile Central
8 5 (4.90%) FireEye
8 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
8 5 (4.90%) Palo Alto
9 4 (3.92%) NetScout
9 4 (3.92%) NetWitness
9 4 (3.92%) Sourcefire
9 4 (3.92%) VMware
10 3 (2.94%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.98%) Apple
11 1 (0.98%) Splunk