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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 81 75 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Permanent jobs citing Perl 6 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.71% 2.60% 4.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 3.78% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 31
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
573 846 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 68.13% 68.67% 74.48%
Number of salaries quoted 465 734 461
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (95.74%) Linux
2 44 (93.62%) Ruby
3 42 (89.36%) PostgreSQL
4 40 (85.11%) Java
5 38 (80.85%) MySQL
6 37 (78.72%) Python
7 36 (76.60%) Tomcat
8 32 (68.09%) Relational Database
9 30 (63.83%) Maven
10 27 (57.45%) Ubuntu
11 26 (55.32%) HTTP
12 25 (53.19%) UNIX
12 25 (53.19%) SQL
13 21 (44.68%) Jenkins
14 20 (42.55%) Git (software)
14 20 (42.55%) Subversion
15 17 (36.17%) DNS
15 17 (36.17%) SMTP
16 15 (31.91%) VMware
16 15 (31.91%) KVM
16 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (31.91%) Xen
16 15 (31.91%) DevOps
17 14 (29.79%) Puppet
18 13 (27.66%) IMAP
19 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
19 12 (25.53%) BGP
19 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
20 10 (21.28%) HTML
20 10 (21.28%) CSS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (76.60%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.77%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Jetty
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (55.32%) HTTP
2 17 (36.17%) SMTP
2 17 (36.17%) DNS
3 13 (27.66%) IMAP
4 12 (25.53%) BGP
5 8 (17.02%) OSPF
6 6 (12.77%) VPN
6 6 (12.77%) VLAN
7 4 (8.51%) Network Security
7 4 (8.51%) iSCSI
7 4 (8.51%) SAN
7 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (89.36%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (80.85%) MySQL
3 32 (68.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) DB2
5 2 (4.26%) MS Access
5 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQLite
6 1 (2.13%) MarkLogic
6 1 (2.13%) BaseX
Development Applications
1 30 (63.83%) Maven
2 21 (44.68%) Jenkins
3 20 (42.55%) Git (software)
3 20 (42.55%) Subversion
4 9 (19.15%) Ant
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) Systems Administrator
1 32 (68.09%) Administrator
2 17 (36.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 17 (36.17%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (31.91%) DevOps Administrator
4 10 (21.28%) Java Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (8.51%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (8.51%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 1 (2.13%) Junior Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) HTML
1 10 (21.28%) CSS
1 10 (21.28%) XML
1 10 (21.28%) Hibernate
1 10 (21.28%) Spring
1 10 (21.28%) JPA
2 9 (19.15%) SOAP
2 9 (19.15%) J2EE
2 9 (19.15%) Spring MVC
2 9 (19.15%) jQuery
3 6 (12.77%) Java EE
3 6 (12.77%) Web Services
4 2 (4.26%) ODBC
5 1 (2.13%) Cocoon
5 1 (2.13%) Servlets
5 1 (2.13%) Dancer
5 1 (2.13%) Catalyst
5 1 (2.13%) Moose
5 1 (2.13%) mod_perl
5 1 (2.13%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 45 (95.74%) Linux
2 27 (57.45%) Ubuntu
3 25 (53.19%) UNIX
4 7 (14.89%) Debian
5 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) DevOps
2 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
3 9 (19.15%) MVC
4 7 (14.89%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.26%) CRM
5 2 (4.26%) ETL
6 1 (2.13%) OO
6 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.13%) Web Development
6 1 (2.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) Ruby
2 40 (85.11%) Java
3 37 (78.72%) Python
4 25 (53.19%) SQL
5 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
6 9 (19.15%) Groovy
6 9 (19.15%) Scala
7 6 (12.77%) XQuery
7 6 (12.77%) XPath
8 2 (4.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) Xen
1 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (31.91%) KVM
2 4 (8.51%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 14 (29.79%) Puppet
2 4 (8.51%) Icinga
2 4 (8.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) VMware
2 8 (17.02%) Juniper
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Sybase
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft