The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 134 81 94
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +13
Permanent jobs citing Perl 96 185 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.67% 3.20% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.83% 7.30% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 74 128 133
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Perl
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1986 2534 2524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.52% 43.82% 46.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 2019 2223
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Perl
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Perl Salary Trend in Berkshire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Perl
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Reading -3 67 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Slough -14 19 £55,000 +18.27% 1
Newbury -31 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Windsor -14 2 £42,500 +70.00%
Maidenhead 0 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Bracknell -20 1 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 123 (70.69%) Linux
2 85 (48.85%) Python
3 76 (43.68%) Java
4 67 (38.51%) UNIX
5 59 (33.91%) SQL
6 56 (32.18%) Red Hat
7 53 (30.46%) Bash Shell
8 39 (22.41%) MySQL
9 38 (21.84%) Degree
10 37 (21.26%) Cisco
11 35 (20.11%) Microsoft
12 34 (19.54%) C#
12 34 (19.54%) C++
12 34 (19.54%) Windows
13 31 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (16.67%) C
14 29 (16.67%) VMware
15 28 (16.09%) TCP/IP
15 28 (16.09%) Open Source
16 27 (15.52%) HTML
16 27 (15.52%) PHP
16 27 (15.52%) .NET
16 27 (15.52%) Internet
16 27 (15.52%) Telecoms
16 27 (15.52%) Ruby
17 26 (14.94%) Software Engineering
18 24 (13.79%) Apache
18 24 (13.79%) Shell Script
18 24 (13.79%) Finance
19 23 (13.22%) SQL Server

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 24 (13.79%) Apache
2 17 (9.77%) IIS
3 9 (5.17%) CMS
4 8 (4.60%) Drupal
5 7 (4.02%) WordPress
6 6 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.45%) nginx
7 5 (2.87%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.87%) Alfresco
8 4 (2.30%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.72%) JBoss
9 3 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.15%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.15%) SAS
10 2 (1.15%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) CSG Singleview
2 3 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.02%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) PaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.09%) TCP/IP
2 27 (15.52%) Internet
3 21 (12.07%) DNS
4 13 (7.47%) Firewall
5 12 (6.90%) HTTP
6 11 (6.32%) LDAP
7 9 (5.17%) Wireshark
8 8 (4.60%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (4.02%) Broadband
10 5 (2.87%) SSL
10 5 (2.87%) ISUP
10 5 (2.87%) MPLS
10 5 (2.87%) SS7
10 5 (2.87%) SAN
10 5 (2.87%) BGP
10 5 (2.87%) NAS
10 5 (2.87%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (2.87%) tcpdump
10 5 (2.87%) snoop
10 5 (2.87%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.41%) MySQL
2 23 (13.22%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.87%) DB2
6 4 (2.30%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.30%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.15%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.15%) Big Data
9 1 (0.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (5.75%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.17%) Subversion
2 9 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.02%) Maven
3 7 (4.02%) CruiseControl
4 5 (2.87%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.87%) Selenium
5 4 (2.30%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.72%) TestComplete
6 3 (1.72%) Ant
7 2 (1.15%) NUnit
7 2 (1.15%) JIRA
7 2 (1.15%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.15%) Hudson
8 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.57%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.57%) TestNG
8 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.57%) Ranorex
General
1 27 (15.52%) Telecoms
2 24 (13.79%) Finance
3 11 (6.32%) Banking
4 6 (3.45%) Marketing
4 6 (3.45%) Electronics
5 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.87%) Billing
6 4 (2.30%) Retail
6 4 (2.30%) Games
6 4 (2.30%) Automotive
7 2 (1.15%) Legal
7 2 (1.15%) Publishing
7 2 (1.15%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (22.41%) Administrator
2 38 (21.84%) Systems Administrator
3 33 (18.97%) Developer
4 30 (17.24%) Linux Administrator
5 29 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 18 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
7 17 (9.77%) Software Engineer
8 15 (8.62%) Support Engineer
9 13 (7.47%) Technical Support
9 13 (7.47%) Technical Support Engineer
9 13 (7.47%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (6.90%) Java Developer
11 11 (6.32%) Consultant
11 11 (6.32%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
13 7 (4.02%) PHP Developer
13 7 (4.02%) Tester
14 6 (3.45%) Analyst
14 6 (3.45%) Web Developer
14 6 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.52%) HTML
1 27 (15.52%) .NET
2 22 (12.64%) XML
3 15 (8.62%) CSS
4 14 (8.05%) LAMP
4 14 (8.05%) Web Services
5 11 (6.32%) Spring
6 9 (5.17%) HTML5
7 8 (4.60%) jQuery
7 8 (4.60%) RESTful
7 8 (4.60%) Ajax
7 8 (4.60%) SOAP
7 8 (4.60%) CSS3
8 7 (4.02%) Software Packaging
8 7 (4.02%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.87%) Java EE
9 5 (2.87%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (2.30%) SWT
10 4 (2.30%) Struts
10 4 (2.30%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.09%) Open Source
2 20 (11.49%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.60%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.02%) Mobile Computing
5 7 (4.02%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.87%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.30%) IVR
8 3 (1.72%) Clustering
8 3 (1.72%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.72%) DTV
8 3 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.72%) User Experience
9 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.15%) Derivative
9 2 (1.15%) Statistics
9 2 (1.15%) SCADA
9 2 (1.15%) Economics
10 1 (0.57%) IPTV
10 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 123 (70.69%) Linux
2 67 (38.51%) UNIX
3 34 (19.54%) Windows
4 23 (13.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (12.64%) Solaris
6 18 (10.34%) Ubuntu
7 15 (8.62%) CentOS
8 10 (5.75%) Mac OS X
9 7 (4.02%) Debian
10 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.72%) OpenBSD
11 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.72%) VxWorks
11 3 (1.72%) LynxOS
12 2 (1.15%) AIX
12 2 (1.15%) HPUX
12 2 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (1.15%) Android
12 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (14.94%) Software Engineering
3 20 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (10.34%) TDD
5 17 (9.77%) OO
6 16 (9.20%) Time Management
7 15 (8.62%) OOD
8 14 (8.05%) UML
9 12 (6.90%) Configuration Management
9 12 (6.90%) Test Automation
10 11 (6.32%) Unit Testing
10 11 (6.32%) Web Development
10 11 (6.32%) ITIL
11 10 (5.75%) Scrum
11 10 (5.75%) Release Management
12 9 (5.17%) Integration Testing
13 8 (4.60%) MVC
14 7 (4.02%) Waterfall
15 6 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (48.85%) Python
2 76 (43.68%) Java
3 59 (33.91%) SQL
4 53 (30.46%) Bash Shell
5 34 (19.54%) C#
5 34 (19.54%) C++
6 29 (16.67%) C
7 27 (15.52%) PHP
7 27 (15.52%) Ruby
8 24 (13.79%) Shell Script
9 20 (11.49%) JavaScript
10 16 (9.20%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.87%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.30%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.72%) VB
13 3 (1.72%) AWK
13 3 (1.72%) Ada
14 2 (1.15%) R
15 1 (0.57%) Clojure
15 1 (0.57%) Jython
Qualifications
1 38 (21.84%) Degree
2 10 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.02%) ISEB
4 6 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (3.45%) JNCIA
5 5 (2.87%) CCNA
5 5 (2.87%) CCIE
6 4 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.15%) CCSP
7 2 (1.15%) CCNP
7 2 (1.15%) CCIP
7 2 (1.15%) CISSP
7 2 (1.15%) RHCE
7 2 (1.15%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.30%) SLA
1 4 (2.30%) QA
2 3 (1.72%) DO-178B
System Software
1 16 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.17%) NFS
3 8 (4.60%) Firmware
3 8 (4.60%) KVM
4 6 (3.45%) vSphere
5 4 (2.30%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.30%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.72%) Squid
6 3 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.72%) qmail
7 2 (1.15%) Postfix
7 2 (1.15%) Varnish
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.57%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.57%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.57%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 15 (8.62%) Puppet
2 6 (3.45%) Nagios
2 6 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 6 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.45%) cPanel
2 6 (3.45%) Webmin
2 6 (3.45%) Plesk
3 4 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.72%) Zenoss
4 3 (1.72%) OpenAM
5 2 (1.15%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.57%) WMI
6 1 (0.57%) Cacti
6 1 (0.57%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.57%) Salt
6 1 (0.57%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 56 (32.18%) Red Hat
2 37 (21.26%) Cisco
3 35 (20.11%) Microsoft
4 29 (16.67%) VMware
5 22 (12.64%) Oracle
6 11 (6.32%) HP
7 9 (5.17%) Citrix
7 9 (5.17%) TIBCO
8 8 (4.60%) Redknee
9 7 (4.02%) Foundry
9 7 (4.02%) F5
9 7 (4.02%) Juniper
10 5 (2.87%) Veritas
10 5 (2.87%) Egenera
10 5 (2.87%) Sun
11 4 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (2.30%) Remedy
11 4 (2.30%) SAP
11 4 (2.30%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.15%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP To 45k +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Company Bonus, Excellent Corporate Benefits, F
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago