The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 55 44 47
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 9 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.59% 2.75% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 8.33% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Median salary £22,000 £61,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -64.08% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 Watford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 247 192 235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 43.64% 33.05% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 204 157 165
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £57,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Perl
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Perl in Watford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Watford region with a requirement for Perl.

1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Bash Shell
3 14 (77.78%) Java
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle
3 14 (77.78%) MS Office
4 13 (72.22%) Linux
5 12 (66.67%) Unix
5 12 (66.67%) PHP
5 12 (66.67%) Magento
6 11 (61.11%) Problem Management
6 11 (61.11%) MySQL
6 11 (61.11%) JDBC
6 11 (61.11%) ITIL
6 11 (61.11%) FTP
6 11 (61.11%) Solaris
6 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
7 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) AWK
9 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.11%) Python
10 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
10 2 (11.11%) HTTP
10 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
10 2 (11.11%) Internet
10 2 (11.11%) Shell Script

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (77.78%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) FTP
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) ADSL
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) Broadband
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) DSL
3 1 (5.56%) ISDN
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) PBX
3 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.56%) RTP
3 1 (5.56%) SCCP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.56%) JMeter
2 1 (5.56%) The Grinder
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Linux Support
2 11 (61.11%) Operational Support Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Operations Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Operations Support Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Support Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Support Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Unix Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Unix Support
2 11 (61.11%) Unix Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Capacity Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Capacity and Performance Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Trainee
3 3 (16.67%) Trainee Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) JDBC
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Unix
3 11 (61.11%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
1 11 (61.11%) Problem Management
2 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Bash Shell
3 14 (77.78%) Java
4 12 (66.67%) PHP
5 3 (16.67%) AWK
6 2 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
1 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
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