Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 - 51
Rank change year-on-year - +51 -1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 9 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.85% - 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% - 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 13
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 - £42,500
10th Percentile £31,250 - £28,250
90th Percentile £47,800 - £53,800
West Midlands median annual salary £46,750 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -25.20% +38.89% +12.50%

Perl is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 296 253 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 60.78% 50.91% 65.42%
Number of salaries quoted 264 245 273
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £22,325 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,375 £47,500 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Worcestershire

Perl
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Perl in Worcestershire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Worcestershire

Perl
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kidderminster - 3 £32,500 -
Malvern - 3 £37,500 -
Worcester - 3 £46,000 -
Perl
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) SMTP
3 5 (55.56%) HTTP
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
1 5 (55.56%) SMTP
2 3 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) Laravel
2 2 (22.22%) Yii
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Debian
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
4 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Zend
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto