Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 65 59
Rank change year-on-year -22 -6 +56
Permanent jobs citing Perl 6 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.54% 3.03% 3.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 5.97% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 64
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £31,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.92% -19.75% -1.88%
10th Percentile £37,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £37,500 £63,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 581 704 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 52.39% 50.79% 53.15%
Number of salaries quoted 491 603 788
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,000 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +10.34%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in South Yorkshire

Perl
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Perl in South Yorkshire

Perl
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Sheffield -11 6 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Doncaster -8 1 £42,500 -
Perl
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) LAMP
3 4 (66.67%) nginx
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
3 4 (66.67%) Terraform
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) CGI
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) HTML

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Automation Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) CGI
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle