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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 52 40
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 0.28% 2.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.47% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £42,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -46.87%  
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 233 214 161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 65.82% 58.95% 68.22%
Number of salaries quoted 228 199 147
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 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