The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 195 151
Rank change year-on-year -5 -44  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 14 49 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.79% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 1.81% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 43
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £26,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.58%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2321 2707 2514
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 48.32% 43.92% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2004 2368 2238
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Perl
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Perl in the West Midlands

Perl
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in the West Midlands

Perl
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Coventry +3 7 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Birmingham +10 6 £42,500 +19.71% 2
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Perl.

1 35 (72.92%) Linux
2 33 (68.75%) Python
3 27 (56.25%) Windows
4 26 (54.17%) Unix
5 22 (45.83%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (43.75%) Bash Shell
7 20 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (41.67%) DevOps
8 18 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (37.50%) Puppet
8 18 (37.50%) Red Hat
8 18 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (31.25%) Shell Script
11 14 (29.17%) Ruby
11 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
12 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
12 13 (27.08%) Migration
13 12 (25.00%) Terraform
13 12 (25.00%) Ansible
14 11 (22.92%) Docker
14 11 (22.92%) Finance
14 11 (22.92%) Retail
14 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
15 10 (20.83%) Web Services
15 10 (20.83%) Java
15 10 (20.83%) Google
15 10 (20.83%) AWS Certification
16 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
16 9 (18.75%) Scrum

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) Documentum
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 20 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.17%) SaaS
4 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (8.33%) LAN
2 4 (8.33%) SNMP
2 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.33%) VPN
2 4 (8.33%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (16.67%) Hudson
3 7 (14.58%) Selenium
3 7 (14.58%) Subversion
4 6 (12.50%) GoCD
5 4 (8.33%) eggPlant
5 4 (8.33%) JBehave
5 4 (8.33%) JMeter
5 4 (8.33%) JUnit
5 4 (8.33%) Maven
5 4 (8.33%) Ranorex
5 4 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 4 (8.33%) SpecFlow
5 4 (8.33%) TestNG
5 4 (8.33%) WATIR
6 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.25%) JIRA
7 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
1 11 (22.92%) Retail
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Electronics
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) AWS Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Developer
3 8 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Tester
4 7 (14.58%) Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) AWS Developer
5 6 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (12.50%) Support Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Automation Tester
6 5 (10.42%) AWS Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Cloud Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Implementation Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Capacity Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) Web Services
2 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 4 (8.33%) Gherkin
3 4 (8.33%) SOAP
4 3 (6.25%) .NET
5 2 (4.17%) Java EE
5 2 (4.17%) Middleware
6 1 (2.08%) CSS
6 1 (2.08%) CSS3
6 1 (2.08%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.08%) HTML
6 1 (2.08%) HTML5
6 1 (2.08%) LAMP
6 1 (2.08%) Memcached
6 1 (2.08%) Node.js
6 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.08%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.08%) Three.js
6 1 (2.08%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Fintech
1 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.08%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 35 (72.92%) Linux
2 27 (56.25%) Windows
3 26 (54.17%) Unix
4 18 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
6 6 (12.50%) CentOS
7 4 (8.33%) AIX
7 4 (8.33%) Solaris
8 1 (2.08%) Android
8 1 (2.08%) Fedora
8 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.08%) VxWorks
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) DevOps
2 18 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (27.08%) Migration
5 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
6 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 9 (18.75%) Scrum
7 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.58%) ITIL
8 7 (14.58%) Low Latency
8 7 (14.58%) Microservices
9 6 (12.50%) Automation Testing
9 6 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 5 (10.42%) Information Security
10 5 (10.42%) Open Source
10 5 (10.42%) SDLC
10 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
11 4 (8.33%) Resource Management
11 4 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) Python
2 21 (43.75%) Bash Shell
3 15 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 14 (29.17%) Ruby
5 10 (20.83%) Java
6 7 (14.58%) Go
6 7 (14.58%) Korn
7 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (12.50%) SQL
8 5 (10.42%) C
8 5 (10.42%) C++
9 3 (6.25%) C#
9 3 (6.25%) Embedded C
9 3 (6.25%) PHP
10 1 (2.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) AWS Certification
2 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) CEH
6 2 (4.17%) CISSP
6 2 (4.17%) Degree
6 2 (4.17%) GCFA
6 2 (4.17%) GCFE
6 2 (4.17%) GIAC
6 2 (4.17%) GREM
6 2 (4.17%) OSCP
6 2 (4.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) IEC 61508
2 3 (6.25%) MISRA
3 1 (2.08%) ISO13485
3 1 (2.08%) MISRA C
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (45.83%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (37.50%) Puppet
3 12 (25.00%) Ansible
3 12 (25.00%) Terraform
4 5 (10.42%) SCCM
5 4 (8.33%) SCOM
5 4 (8.33%) SCOrch
6 3 (6.25%) Nessus
6 3 (6.25%) Nexpose
7 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 10 (20.83%) Google
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) HP
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.25%) Qualys
5 3 (6.25%) Rapid7
5 3 (6.25%) SaltStack
6 2 (4.17%) Pega
6 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.08%) QNX
7 1 (2.08%) Sybase
7 1 (2.08%) VMware
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