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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 64 58
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 5 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.45% 2.39% 3.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% 4.17% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 15
Median salary £35,000 £40,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.58% +37.28%  
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 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 195 336 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 56.69% 57.24% 65.81%
Number of salaries quoted 179 302 311
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +10 4 £34,500 -14.81% 1
Gateshead - 1 £45,000 -
Perl
North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Perl.

1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) PHP
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (44.44%) Node.js
5 4 (44.44%) Go
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) BDD
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
7 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
7 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 2 (22.22%) Docker
7 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
7 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 2 (22.22%) Terraform
7 2 (22.22%) Spring
7 2 (22.22%) Ruby

Perl
Co-occurring 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 (22.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source Development
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) Go
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 1 (11.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
1 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Alteryx
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau