The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 59 71
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.24% 1.07% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 2.01% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £30,000 £38,800 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.68% +55.20%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 Suffolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 225 298 401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 55.01% 53.31% 61.04%
Number of salaries quoted 433 644 977
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £49,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Suffolk

Perl
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Perl in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Perl.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) qmail
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) qmail
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail