The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 63 83 69
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 41 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.02% 1.47% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.46% 2.26% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 9
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
East Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
751 665 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 73.63% 65.26% 72.75%
Number of salaries quoted 642 576 527
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Perl
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Perl Salary Trend in Brighton

Perl
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Brighton

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 55 (91.67%) Linux
2 52 (86.67%) Java
3 45 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (73.33%) Ruby
5 36 (60.00%) MySQL
6 35 (58.33%) Tomcat
6 35 (58.33%) Python
6 35 (58.33%) HTTP
7 33 (55.00%) UNIX
8 29 (48.33%) Maven
8 29 (48.33%) Git (software)
9 27 (45.00%) Subversion
10 25 (41.67%) Ubuntu
10 25 (41.67%) SQL
11 23 (38.33%) Puppet
12 22 (36.67%) DNS
12 22 (36.67%) SMTP
13 20 (33.33%) VMware
13 20 (33.33%) Xen
13 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (33.33%) Relational Database
13 20 (33.33%) KVM
14 19 (31.67%) BGP
15 18 (30.00%) Hibernate
15 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
15 18 (30.00%) HTML
15 18 (30.00%) XML
15 18 (30.00%) CSS
15 18 (30.00%) JPA
15 18 (30.00%) Spring

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 35 (58.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.33%) Apache
3 5 (8.33%) Jetty
4 3 (5.00%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.33%) Moodle
5 2 (3.33%) Drupal
5 2 (3.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) HTTP
2 22 (36.67%) DNS
2 22 (36.67%) SMTP
3 19 (31.67%) BGP
4 12 (20.00%) IMAP
5 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 10 (16.67%) Network Security
6 9 (15.00%) OSPF
7 6 (10.00%) VLAN
7 6 (10.00%) VPN
8 4 (6.67%) iSCSI
8 4 (6.67%) VoIP
8 4 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 36 (60.00%) MySQL
3 20 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.00%) SQLite
4 3 (5.00%) BaseX
4 3 (5.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 29 (48.33%) Maven
1 29 (48.33%) Git (software)
2 27 (45.00%) Subversion
3 16 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 13 (21.67%) Ant
General
1 3 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (53.33%) Systems Administrator
1 32 (53.33%) Administrator
2 22 (36.67%) Linux Administrator
2 22 (36.67%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 20 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 18 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 18 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 10 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
7 7 (11.67%) DevOps Administrator
8 5 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 5 (8.33%) Senior Perl Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Perl Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
9 3 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (5.00%) Systems Manager
10 2 (3.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 18 (30.00%) HTML
1 18 (30.00%) XML
1 18 (30.00%) CSS
1 18 (30.00%) JPA
1 18 (30.00%) Spring
2 13 (21.67%) SOAP
2 13 (21.67%) J2EE
2 13 (21.67%) Spring MVC
2 13 (21.67%) jQuery
3 11 (18.33%) Java EE
3 11 (18.33%) Web Services
4 6 (10.00%) LAMP
5 5 (8.33%) Cocoon
5 5 (8.33%) Servlets
5 5 (8.33%) XSLT
5 5 (8.33%) Tapestry
5 5 (8.33%) Mason
5 5 (8.33%) Catalyst
5 5 (8.33%) mod_perl
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 55 (91.67%) Linux
2 33 (55.00%) UNIX
3 25 (41.67%) Ubuntu
4 11 (18.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
1 13 (21.67%) MVC
2 12 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (11.67%) OO
3 7 (11.67%) Web Development
3 7 (11.67%) DevOps
4 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.00%) Software Architecture
6 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.33%) Change Management
7 2 (3.33%) UML
7 2 (3.33%) SOA
7 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 52 (86.67%) Java
2 44 (73.33%) Ruby
3 35 (58.33%) Python
4 25 (41.67%) SQL
5 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (26.67%) XPath
6 16 (26.67%) XQuery
7 13 (21.67%) Scala
7 13 (21.67%) Groovy
8 6 (10.00%) PHP
9 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 4 (6.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) Xen
1 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (33.33%) KVM
2 4 (6.67%) Ceph
3 2 (3.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (38.33%) Puppet
2 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.67%) Salt
2 4 (6.67%) Icinga
2 4 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) VMware
2 9 (15.00%) Juniper
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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