The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 52 62 69
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.89% 1.23% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 2.03% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -17.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £30,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £40,250 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 233 296 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 51.89% 60.78% 64.90%
Number of salaries quoted 216 267 326
Median salary £36,250 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.02% -1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Perl as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Perl in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Perl
North East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Perl.

1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (54.55%) Node.js
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) PHP
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Advertising
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) Google
7 2 (18.18%) HTML5
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (18.18%) CentOS
7 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
7 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
7 2 (18.18%) Go
7 2 (18.18%) DevOps
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) Unix

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (36.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Perl Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) BDD
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) CRUD
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Document Management
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Go
4 2 (18.18%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) AppleScript
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle