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

Perl
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 37 52
Rank change year-on-year -27 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.75% 4.16% 4.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.42% 9.35% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 6
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £59,800 £57,500
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 Watford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 281 214 274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 52.43% 44.49% 50.83%
Number of salaries quoted 232 169 203
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in 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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Watford region with a requirement for Perl.

1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Unix
2 10 (76.92%) Solaris
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) PHP
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) Magento
4 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
5 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
5 7 (53.85%) JDBC
5 7 (53.85%) MySQL
5 7 (53.85%) FTP
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) AIX
6 4 (30.77%) Apache
6 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (23.08%) SSH
7 3 (23.08%) VocaLink
7 3 (23.08%) Thales
7 3 (23.08%) Fintech
7 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
7 3 (23.08%) C-shell
7 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
7 3 (23.08%) LDAP

Perl
Co-occurring 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Drupal
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) FTP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) LDAP
2 3 (23.08%) SSH
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JMeter
1 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.69%) The Grinder
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Linux Support
2 7 (53.85%) Operational Support Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Operations Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Operations Support Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Support Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Support Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Unix Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Unix Support
2 7 (53.85%) Unix Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Junior
3 3 (23.08%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Unix Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity and Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) JDBC
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) Middleware
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Fintech
1 3 (23.08%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Solaris
1 10 (76.92%) Unix
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Product Management
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.69%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
2 8 (61.54%) PHP
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
4 3 (23.08%) C-shell
4 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) AWK
5 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) BMC
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Thales
3 3 (23.08%) VocaLink
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
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