The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 103 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 36 59 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.60% 2.82% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.96% 6.32% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 28 57 23
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Perl
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
908 934 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.48% 44.67% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 837 852 567
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Perl
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Perl Salary Trend in Birmingham

Perl
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 63 (75.00%) UNIX
2 49 (58.33%) Linux
3 40 (47.62%) Solaris
4 36 (42.86%) Finance
5 34 (40.48%) Cisco
6 32 (38.10%) Windows
6 32 (38.10%) SQL
6 32 (38.10%) Firewall
7 29 (34.52%) CCNP
7 29 (34.52%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (34.52%) Tcl
7 29 (34.52%) CheckPoint
7 29 (34.52%) OSPF
7 29 (34.52%) BGP
8 27 (32.14%) Python
9 20 (23.81%) Java
9 20 (23.81%) Juniper
10 18 (21.43%) Financial Institution
10 18 (21.43%) Equities
11 17 (20.24%) Wiki
11 17 (20.24%) Bash Shell
12 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
12 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
12 16 (19.05%) Clustering
12 16 (19.05%) Shell Script
13 14 (16.67%) MS Visio
13 14 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
13 14 (16.67%) Load Balancing
13 14 (16.67%) Blue Coat
13 14 (16.67%) Network Security

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (11.90%) Apache
2 8 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 8 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.19%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 14 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (38.10%) Firewall
2 29 (34.52%) OSPF
2 29 (34.52%) BGP
3 14 (16.67%) Network Security
4 13 (15.48%) Junos
4 13 (15.48%) LDAP
5 9 (10.71%) VPN
5 9 (10.71%) Internet
5 9 (10.71%) Extranet
6 3 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) MarkLogic
1 4 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) DB2
3 1 (1.19%) Informix
3 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 36 (42.86%) Finance
2 18 (21.43%) Financial Institution
3 6 (7.14%) Front Office
4 1 (1.19%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (34.52%) Firewall Engineer
2 20 (23.81%) Applications Support
3 19 (22.62%) Analyst
4 17 (20.24%) Applications Support Analyst
4 17 (20.24%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (2.38%) Web Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) Build Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) C Programmer
7 2 (2.38%) Security Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) Support Specialist
7 2 (2.38%) Programmer
8 1 (1.19%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (1.19%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.19%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.19%) Graduate
8 1 (1.19%) Technical Support
8 1 (1.19%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.90%) HTML
2 6 (7.14%) .NET
3 4 (4.76%) D-Bus
3 4 (4.76%) CSS
3 4 (4.76%) JMS
4 3 (3.57%) Web Services
4 3 (3.57%) Symfony
5 2 (2.38%) Ajax
5 2 (2.38%) XHTML
5 2 (2.38%) XSL
5 2 (2.38%) XSLT
6 1 (1.19%) XML
6 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Equities
2 17 (20.24%) Wiki
3 16 (19.05%) Clustering
4 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.19%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 63 (75.00%) UNIX
2 49 (58.33%) Linux
3 40 (47.62%) Solaris
4 32 (38.10%) Windows
5 11 (13.10%) AIX
6 8 (9.52%) Windows 2000
7 6 (7.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
1 14 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 13 (15.48%) Incident Management
2 13 (15.48%) ITIL
3 12 (14.29%) Web Development
4 11 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (11.90%) Low Latency
6 9 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 9 (10.71%) Change Management
6 9 (10.71%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 7 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.76%) Service Management
11 3 (3.57%) Project Management
11 3 (3.57%) OO
11 3 (3.57%) Information Security
11 3 (3.57%) SIEM
11 3 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.10%) SQL
2 29 (34.52%) Tcl
3 27 (32.14%) Python
4 20 (23.81%) Java
5 17 (20.24%) Bash Shell
6 16 (19.05%) Shell Script
7 9 (10.71%) Korn
8 7 (8.33%) PHP
8 7 (8.33%) C#
9 5 (5.95%) Ruby
10 4 (4.76%) C++
10 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.57%) PHP5
12 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.38%) VBScript
12 2 (2.38%) C
13 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (34.52%) CCNP
1 29 (34.52%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 13 (15.48%) CCSA
3 13 (15.48%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (1.19%) CISSP
5 1 (1.19%) OCA
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.19%) SSCP
5 1 (1.19%) GIAC
5 1 (1.19%) GCFA
5 1 (1.19%) CEH
5 1 (1.19%) OSCP
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 34 (40.48%) Cisco
2 29 (34.52%) CheckPoint
3 20 (23.81%) Juniper
4 14 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 9 (10.71%) Sun
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle
7 6 (7.14%) CA
8 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.57%) Zend
10 2 (2.38%) VMware
10 2 (2.38%) EMC
11 1 (1.19%) Perforce
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