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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 150 85 118
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +33
Permanent jobs citing Perl 85 167 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.44% 2.82% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.15% 6.61% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 73 115 101
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
2049 2525 2569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.67% 42.64% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 2139 2239
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 October 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 22 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
Reading -17 56 £45,000 - 6
Slough -9 9 £46,500 +24.00% 4
Newbury -4 6 £37,500 -16.66%
Maidenhead -17 5 £35,000 -25.13%
Windsor -19 3 £55,000 +83.33%
Bracknell -17 1 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 - 1
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 142 (70.65%) Linux
2 85 (42.29%) UNIX
2 85 (42.29%) Python
3 74 (36.82%) Java
4 72 (35.82%) SQL
5 64 (31.84%) Bash Shell
6 61 (30.35%) Red Hat
7 48 (23.88%) Telecoms
8 45 (22.39%) Degree
9 42 (20.90%) Windows
10 40 (19.90%) C++
11 38 (18.91%) XML
12 35 (17.41%) C#
12 35 (17.41%) Microsoft
12 35 (17.41%) Shell Script
13 34 (16.92%) Cisco
13 34 (16.92%) Open Source
14 32 (15.92%) Ruby
14 32 (15.92%) TCP/IP
15 31 (15.42%) Internet
16 30 (14.93%) HTML
16 30 (14.93%) MySQL
17 28 (13.93%) C
17 28 (13.93%) PHP
18 27 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (13.43%) Computer Science
19 26 (12.94%) Solaris
19 26 (12.94%) VMware
20 25 (12.44%) Finance
20 25 (12.44%) DNS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 21 (10.45%) Apache
2 6 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.49%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.49%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.99%) CMS
4 4 (1.99%) IIS
4 4 (1.99%) Drupal
5 3 (1.49%) SAS
6 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.00%) WordPress
6 2 (1.00%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.50%) Movable Type
7 1 (0.50%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.50%) JBoss
7 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (3.98%) CSG Singleview
2 4 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.50%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.98%) SaaS
2 2 (1.00%) Office 365
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (15.92%) TCP/IP
2 31 (15.42%) Internet
3 25 (12.44%) DNS
4 18 (8.96%) HTTP
5 15 (7.46%) Firewall
6 14 (6.97%) LDAP
6 14 (6.97%) Wireshark
7 10 (4.98%) ISUP
7 10 (4.98%) INAP
7 10 (4.98%) SS7
7 10 (4.98%) Broadband
7 10 (4.98%) SMS
7 10 (4.98%) tcpdump
8 7 (3.48%) SAN
9 6 (2.99%) MPLS
9 6 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (2.49%) NAS
10 5 (2.49%) SMTP
10 5 (2.49%) BGP
10 5 (2.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.93%) MySQL
2 19 (9.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.99%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.00%) Redis
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (4.98%) Visual Studio
1 10 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.98%) CruiseControl
3 7 (3.48%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.99%) Metasploit
4 6 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.49%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.49%) Maven
5 5 (2.49%) Ant
6 4 (1.99%) Selenium
6 4 (1.99%) Subversion
7 2 (1.00%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.00%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.00%) Hudson
7 2 (1.00%) TestNG
7 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.50%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.50%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
General
1 48 (23.88%) Telecoms
2 25 (12.44%) Finance
3 13 (6.47%) Banking
4 9 (4.48%) Retail
5 8 (3.98%) Marketing
5 8 (3.98%) Billing
6 6 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.99%) Electronics
8 3 (1.49%) Back Office
9 2 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.00%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.50%) Games
10 1 (0.50%) Front Office
10 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (20.90%) Developer
1 42 (20.90%) Administrator
2 40 (19.90%) Systems Administrator
3 37 (18.41%) Linux Administrator
4 35 (17.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 19 (9.45%) Analyst
5 19 (9.45%) Software Engineer
5 19 (9.45%) Consultant
6 16 (7.96%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (6.47%) Test Analyst
8 12 (5.97%) Java Developer
9 10 (4.98%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.98%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (4.98%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (4.48%) PHP Developer
11 8 (3.98%) Software Developer
11 8 (3.98%) Technical Support
11 8 (3.98%) Web Developer
11 8 (3.98%) Technical Leader
11 8 (3.98%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (18.91%) XML
2 30 (14.93%) HTML
3 24 (11.94%) Web Services
3 24 (11.94%) CSS
4 22 (10.95%) .NET
5 14 (6.97%) LAMP
6 13 (6.47%) Spring
7 11 (5.47%) RESTful
7 11 (5.47%) SOAP
8 10 (4.98%) Rendezvous
8 10 (4.98%) HTML5
9 9 (4.48%) Software Packaging
9 9 (4.48%) .NET Framework
9 9 (4.48%) jQuery
10 8 (3.98%) CSS3
11 5 (2.49%) ICEfaces
11 5 (2.49%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (2.49%) Java EE
12 4 (1.99%) J2EE
12 4 (1.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.92%) Open Source
2 27 (13.43%) Computer Science
3 19 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.98%) IVR
4 10 (4.98%) Client/Server
4 10 (4.98%) Mathematics
4 10 (4.98%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.48%) Mobile Computing
6 6 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.49%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.49%) Derivative
8 4 (1.99%) DTV
8 4 (1.99%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.99%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.99%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.49%) User Experience
10 2 (1.00%) Clustering
10 2 (1.00%) Chemistry
10 2 (1.00%) Biology
10 2 (1.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 142 (70.65%) Linux
2 85 (42.29%) UNIX
3 42 (20.90%) Windows
4 26 (12.94%) Solaris
5 23 (11.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (9.45%) CentOS
7 16 (7.96%) Ubuntu
8 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (2.99%) Debian
10 6 (2.99%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.49%) AIX
11 5 (2.49%) HPUX
11 5 (2.49%) VxWorks
11 5 (2.49%) LynxOS
12 4 (1.99%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.99%) Android
13 3 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (12.44%) Software Engineering
3 23 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (11.44%) Time Management
4 19 (9.45%) OO
5 18 (8.96%) UML
6 16 (7.96%) Project Management
7 15 (7.46%) TDD
7 15 (7.46%) OOD
8 12 (5.97%) Software Testing
9 11 (5.47%) Unit Testing
10 10 (4.98%) Scrum
10 10 (4.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (4.48%) Web Development
11 9 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (4.48%) ITIL
11 9 (4.48%) Configuration Management
12 8 (3.98%) Release Management
13 7 (3.48%) Integration Testing
13 7 (3.48%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 85 (42.29%) Python
2 74 (36.82%) Java
3 72 (35.82%) SQL
4 64 (31.84%) Bash Shell
5 40 (19.90%) C++
6 35 (17.41%) C#
6 35 (17.41%) Shell Script
7 32 (15.92%) Ruby
8 28 (13.93%) C
8 28 (13.93%) PHP
9 21 (10.45%) JavaScript
10 10 (4.98%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.48%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.49%) Ada
13 4 (1.99%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.99%) Korn
14 3 (1.49%) AWK
15 2 (1.00%) VB
15 2 (1.00%) R
16 1 (0.50%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 45 (22.39%) Degree
2 16 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (5.97%) CCNA
3 12 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (5.47%) ISEB
5 8 (3.98%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.48%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.99%) CISSP
7 4 (1.99%) CCIE
7 4 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.99%) CEH
7 4 (1.99%) OSCP
7 4 (1.99%) OSCE
8 3 (1.49%) RHCE
8 3 (1.49%) CCNP
9 2 (1.00%) CCIP
9 2 (1.00%) CCSP
9 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.00%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.98%) PCI DSS
1 8 (3.98%) QA
1 8 (3.98%) HIPAA
2 5 (2.49%) DO-178B
2 5 (2.49%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.46%) NFS
3 11 (5.47%) KVM
4 6 (2.99%) Snort
4 6 (2.99%) Nmap
5 5 (2.49%) qmail
5 5 (2.49%) Squid
5 5 (2.49%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.99%) Firmware
6 4 (1.99%) Postfix
7 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.49%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.00%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.00%) Xen
8 2 (1.00%) Sendmail
8 2 (1.00%) Varnish
9 1 (0.50%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 11 (5.47%) Nagios
2 10 (4.98%) Puppet
3 9 (4.48%) NetBackup
4 6 (2.99%) Nessus
5 5 (2.49%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (2.49%) Opsview
5 5 (2.49%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.49%) Zenoss
7 2 (1.00%) Netcool
7 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.00%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (1.00%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.50%) Ganeti
8 1 (0.50%) Cacti
8 1 (0.50%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.50%) WMI
8 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 61 (30.35%) Red Hat
2 35 (17.41%) Microsoft
3 34 (16.92%) Cisco
4 26 (12.94%) VMware
5 24 (11.94%) Oracle
6 19 (9.45%) TIBCO
7 12 (5.97%) HP
8 9 (4.48%) Citrix
9 8 (3.98%) Veritas
10 6 (2.99%) Sophos
10 6 (2.99%) Redknee
10 6 (2.99%) Imperva
11 5 (2.49%) F5
11 5 (2.49%) Remedy
12 4 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.99%) SAP
12 4 (1.99%) Sun
12 4 (1.99%) Foundry
12 4 (1.99%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.99%) Egenera
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