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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 72 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 12 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.53% 0.60% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.69% 1.45% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 17
Average salary £57,500 £27,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.09% -34.52%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
325 413 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.56% 41.55% 51.40%
Number of salaries quoted 297 357 490
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 - 9 £57,500 -
Bedford +8 3 £32,500 +18.18%
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 43 (86.00%) Oracle
2 42 (84.00%) Unix
2 42 (84.00%) Linux
3 36 (72.00%) Finance
4 33 (66.00%) Banking
5 25 (50.00%) VMware
5 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (48.00%) PowerShell
6 24 (48.00%) TOGAF
6 24 (48.00%) Telecoms
6 24 (48.00%) Cisco
6 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
6 24 (48.00%) Citrix
7 21 (42.00%) Bash Shell
7 21 (42.00%) Presales
7 21 (42.00%) Data Security
8 19 (38.00%) Solaris
8 19 (38.00%) Oracle Database
8 19 (38.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 18 (36.00%) Oracle RAC
9 18 (36.00%) Data Guard
9 18 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (36.00%) AWK
9 18 (36.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 17 (34.00%) Configuration Management
10 17 (34.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 17 (34.00%) Shell Script
10 17 (34.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 17 (34.00%) Capacity Planning
10 17 (34.00%) C-shell

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (22.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (8.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) Oracle Database
1 19 (38.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (12.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Ant
1 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.00%) JIRA
1 4 (8.00%) Subversion
1 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (72.00%) Finance
2 33 (66.00%) Banking
3 24 (48.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Architect
2 23 (46.00%) Citrix Architect
3 18 (36.00%) Administrator
3 18 (36.00%) Unix Architect
4 17 (34.00%) Unix Administrator
5 10 (20.00%) Technical Architect
6 9 (18.00%) Citrix Technical Architect
6 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (14.00%) Solaris Administrator
7 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Oracle Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Citrix Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Senior IT Support
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Support Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.00%) Unix Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.00%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) J2EE
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 42 (84.00%) Linux
1 42 (84.00%) Unix
2 19 (38.00%) Solaris
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) AIX
4 1 (2.00%) Debian
4 1 (2.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) TOGAF
2 21 (42.00%) Data Security
2 21 (42.00%) Presales
3 18 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (34.00%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (34.00%) Configuration Management
5 11 (22.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.00%) BDD
6 4 (8.00%) DevOps
6 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.00%) TDD
7 3 (6.00%) OO
7 3 (6.00%) Software Licensing
8 1 (2.00%) High Availability
8 1 (2.00%) ITIL
8 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.00%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) PowerShell
2 21 (42.00%) Bash Shell
3 18 (36.00%) AWK
4 17 (34.00%) C-shell
4 17 (34.00%) Korn
4 17 (34.00%) Shell Script
5 11 (22.00%) Python
6 5 (10.00%) SQL
7 4 (8.00%) Java
8 3 (6.00%) C#
8 3 (6.00%) C++
8 3 (6.00%) PHP
8 3 (6.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (36.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (36.00%) Data Guard
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 17 (34.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 43 (86.00%) Oracle
2 25 (50.00%) VMware
3 24 (48.00%) Cisco
3 24 (48.00%) Citrix
3 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.00%) Perforce
5 1 (2.00%) Axway
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat