The median annual salary for a Perl Programmer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl Programmer
UK
Rank 821 941 954
Rank change year-on-year +120 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Perl Programmer 28 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.005% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 2
Median salary £67,500 £40,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.75% -28.88%  
UK excluding London median salary - £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -27.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Perl Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Perl Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Perl Programmer in the UK

Perl Programmer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Perl Programmer in the UK

Perl Programmer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl Programmer over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl Programmer in the UK

Perl Programmer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl Programmer within the UK 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
England +116 28 £67,500 +68.75% 1
London - 28 £67,500 - 1

Perl Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Perl Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Perl Programmer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Perl
1 49 (100.00%) SQL
2 43 (87.76%) OO
2 43 (87.76%) MySQL
3 42 (85.71%) Data Modelling
3 42 (85.71%) Financial Institution
3 42 (85.71%) Internet
3 42 (85.71%) Finance
3 42 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 42 (85.71%) Process Improvement
3 42 (85.71%) Data Integration
3 42 (85.71%) Mentoring
3 42 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (85.71%) Data Structures
3 42 (85.71%) Loose Coupling
3 42 (85.71%) Fintech
4 25 (51.02%) Banking
5 7 (14.29%) Python
6 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
6 6 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (12.24%) Workflow
6 6 (12.24%) Unix
6 6 (12.24%) Linux
6 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
6 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Cloud
6 6 (12.24%) CMDB
6 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.04%) HTML5
7 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra

Perl Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 42 (85.71%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (87.76%) MySQL
2 6 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 42 (85.71%) Finance
1 42 (85.71%) Financial Institution
2 25 (51.02%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Ajax
1 1 (2.04%) CSS
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
1 1 (2.04%) HTML5
1 1 (2.04%) J2EE
1 1 (2.04%) jQuery
1 1 (2.04%) JSF
1 1 (2.04%) JSON
1 1 (2.04%) JSP
1 1 (2.04%) Struts
1 1 (2.04%) XML
1 1 (2.04%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 42 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
1 42 (85.71%) Data Structures
1 42 (85.71%) Fintech
2 6 (12.24%) CMDB
2 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
1 6 (12.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) OO
2 42 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 42 (85.71%) Data Integration
2 42 (85.71%) Data Modelling
2 42 (85.71%) Loose Coupling
2 42 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 42 (85.71%) Process Improvement
3 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
3 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
3 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
3 6 (12.24%) Workflow
4 1 (2.04%) Analytics
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Perl
1 49 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle
London
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