The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 57 75 42
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -33
Permanent jobs citing Perl 7 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.38% 1.41% 3.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.12% 3.57% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 15
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
170 224 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.53% 39.37% 49.74%
Number of salaries quoted 132 149 169
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,300 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
Berkshire

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Perl
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Perl Salary Trend in Bracknell

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) C++
3 13 (76.47%) UNIX
3 13 (76.47%) C
4 11 (64.71%) Ruby
4 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
4 11 (64.71%) Python
4 11 (64.71%) Debian
5 8 (47.06%) POSIX
5 8 (47.06%) GNU Toolchain
6 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
6 7 (41.18%) Data Management
7 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
7 6 (35.29%) AWK
7 6 (35.29%) sed
7 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
7 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
7 6 (35.29%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (35.29%) BitKeeper
8 4 (23.53%) Hitachi
8 4 (23.53%) Internet
8 4 (23.53%) UML
9 1 (5.88%) Data Security
9 1 (5.88%) Finance
9 1 (5.88%) Middleware
9 1 (5.88%) Project Management
9 1 (5.88%) Clustering
9 1 (5.88%) Banking
9 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 1 (5.88%) AIX

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) GNU Toolchain
2 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) BitKeeper
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Database Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) AIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) POSIX
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) UNIX
3 11 (64.71%) Debian
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
1 7 (41.18%) Data Management
2 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
2 6 (35.29%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) Data Security
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Database Security
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C++
2 13 (76.47%) C
3 11 (64.71%) Ruby
3 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
3 11 (64.71%) Python
4 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
4 6 (35.29%) AWK
4 6 (35.29%) sed
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Hitachi
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Imperva