The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 76 51 90
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +39
Permanent jobs citing Perl 24 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.13% 3.55% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.49% 8.51% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 11
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
534 388 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 47.30% 41.77% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 475 379 451
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Perl
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Perl Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Perl
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 7 - -
Luton -33 3 - -
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 35 (92.11%) Linux
2 19 (50.00%) UNIX
3 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 16 (42.11%) Solaris
3 16 (42.11%) Shell Script
3 16 (42.11%) AWK
3 16 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
4 15 (39.47%) Bash Shell
4 15 (39.47%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (39.47%) Korn
4 15 (39.47%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (39.47%) Data Guard
4 15 (39.47%) Oracle RMAN
4 15 (39.47%) Configuration Management
4 15 (39.47%) Apache
4 15 (39.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 15 (39.47%) CSS
4 15 (39.47%) HTML
4 15 (39.47%) MySQL
4 15 (39.47%) Oracle
5 14 (36.84%) PHP
5 14 (36.84%) RDBMS
5 14 (36.84%) Oracle9i Database
5 14 (36.84%) Python
5 14 (36.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (36.84%) jQuery
5 14 (36.84%) Ajax
5 14 (36.84%) C-shell

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (39.47%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) 3GPP
3 1 (2.63%) 4G
3 1 (2.63%) LTE
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) GPRS
3 1 (2.63%) GSM
3 1 (2.63%) UMTS
3 1 (2.63%) 2G
3 1 (2.63%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database 11g
1 15 (39.47%) MySQL
2 14 (36.84%) RDBMS
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle9i Database
2 14 (36.84%) Relational Database
3 9 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.53%) Selenium
4 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.89%) MSBuild
4 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
4 3 (7.89%) Subversion
4 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Administrator
2 9 (23.68%) Development Manager
2 9 (23.68%) UNIX Administrator
3 8 (21.05%) Web Manager
4 7 (18.42%) Web Development Manager
5 6 (15.79%) Solaris Administrator
6 5 (13.16%) Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Perl Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Release Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Development Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Development Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Development Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Backup Specialist
10 1 (2.63%) Software Support Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Software Manager
10 1 (2.63%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) CSS
1 15 (39.47%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) jQuery
2 14 (36.84%) Ajax
3 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.53%) Web Services
4 4 (10.53%) Kendo UI
4 4 (10.53%) HTML5
5 3 (7.89%) Highcharts JS
5 3 (7.89%) XML
6 1 (2.63%) LAMP
6 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (2.63%) Celerra
3 1 (2.63%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.63%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Linux
2 19 (50.00%) UNIX
3 16 (42.11%) Solaris
4 4 (10.53%) Windows
5 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (39.47%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (39.47%) Configuration Management
3 9 (23.68%) Scrum
3 9 (23.68%) Web Development
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) TDD
4 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) MVC
7 3 (7.89%) Web Application Development
7 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Web Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) Time Management
7 3 (7.89%) Kanban
7 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
8 2 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (5.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
1 16 (42.11%) Shell Script
1 16 (42.11%) AWK
2 15 (39.47%) Bash Shell
2 15 (39.47%) Korn
3 14 (36.84%) PHP
3 14 (36.84%) Python
3 14 (36.84%) C-shell
4 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.89%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) C
5 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle RAC
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.63%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) Data Guard
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Brocade
2 1 (2.63%) Sun
2 1 (2.63%) EMC
2 1 (2.63%) NetApp
2 1 (2.63%) StorageTek
2 1 (2.63%) Veritas
2 1 (2.63%) VMware
2 1 (2.63%) Symantec