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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 59 98 71
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -27
Permanent jobs citing Perl 41 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.19% 1.25% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 1.91% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 12
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
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
718 732 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 73.42% 65.36% 73.15%
Number of salaries quoted 608 640 527
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 £28,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Brighton

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 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 57 (96.61%) Linux
2 51 (86.44%) Java
3 49 (83.05%) Ruby
4 48 (81.36%) PostgreSQL
5 41 (69.49%) Python
6 40 (67.80%) MySQL
7 39 (66.10%) Tomcat
8 35 (59.32%) HTTP
9 34 (57.63%) UNIX
10 31 (52.54%) Maven
11 29 (49.15%) Ubuntu
12 26 (44.07%) Git (software)
12 26 (44.07%) Relational Database
12 26 (44.07%) SQL
12 26 (44.07%) Subversion
13 24 (40.68%) Puppet
14 23 (38.98%) SMTP
14 23 (38.98%) DNS
15 21 (35.59%) VMware
15 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (35.59%) Xen
15 21 (35.59%) KVM
16 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
16 19 (32.20%) BGP
17 16 (27.12%) Hibernate
17 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
17 16 (27.12%) HTML
17 16 (27.12%) XML
17 16 (27.12%) CSS
17 16 (27.12%) Spring

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 39 (66.10%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.17%) Apache
3 4 (6.78%) Jetty
4 3 (5.08%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 35 (59.32%) HTTP
2 23 (38.98%) SMTP
2 23 (38.98%) DNS
3 19 (32.20%) BGP
4 13 (22.03%) IMAP
5 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
5 10 (16.95%) Network Security
6 9 (15.25%) OSPF
7 6 (10.17%) VPN
7 6 (10.17%) VLAN
8 4 (6.78%) VoIP
8 4 (6.78%) SAN
8 4 (6.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (81.36%) PostgreSQL
2 40 (67.80%) MySQL
3 26 (44.07%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) SQLite
4 3 (5.08%) BaseX
4 3 (5.08%) MarkLogic
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (52.54%) Maven
2 26 (44.07%) Git (software)
2 26 (44.07%) Subversion
3 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
4 12 (20.34%) Ant
General
1 3 (5.08%) Publishing
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (64.41%) Systems Administrator
1 38 (64.41%) Administrator
2 25 (42.37%) Linux Administrator
2 25 (42.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (30.51%) Developer
3 18 (30.51%) Java Developer
4 15 (25.42%) Senior Java Developer
4 15 (25.42%) Senior Developer
5 12 (20.34%) DevOps Administrator
6 10 (16.95%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 10 (16.95%) UNIX Administrator
7 9 (15.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 9 (15.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Perl Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Perl Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Systems Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Java Team Leader
10 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) Hibernate
1 16 (27.12%) HTML
1 16 (27.12%) XML
1 16 (27.12%) CSS
1 16 (27.12%) Spring
1 16 (27.12%) JPA
2 12 (20.34%) Spring MVC
2 12 (20.34%) jQuery
2 12 (20.34%) SOAP
2 12 (20.34%) J2EE
3 9 (15.25%) Java EE
3 9 (15.25%) Web Services
4 5 (8.47%) Mason
4 5 (8.47%) Catalyst
4 5 (8.47%) mod_perl
5 4 (6.78%) Cocoon
5 4 (6.78%) LAMP
5 4 (6.78%) Servlets
5 4 (6.78%) XSLT
5 4 (6.78%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (96.61%) Linux
2 34 (57.63%) UNIX
3 29 (49.15%) Ubuntu
4 12 (20.34%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Configuration Management
2 12 (20.34%) Load Balancing
2 12 (20.34%) DevOps
2 12 (20.34%) MVC
3 6 (10.17%) OO
3 6 (10.17%) Web Development
4 5 (8.47%) Data Modelling
5 4 (6.78%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (6.78%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.39%) Change Management
6 2 (3.39%) UML
6 2 (3.39%) SOA
6 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 51 (86.44%) Java
2 49 (83.05%) Ruby
3 41 (69.49%) Python
4 26 (44.07%) SQL
5 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
6 13 (22.03%) XQuery
6 13 (22.03%) XPath
7 12 (20.34%) Scala
7 12 (20.34%) Groovy
8 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.78%) PHP
8 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (35.59%) Xen
1 21 (35.59%) KVM
2 4 (6.78%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 24 (40.68%) Puppet
2 4 (6.78%) Nagios
2 4 (6.78%) Salt
2 4 (6.78%) Icinga
2 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) VMware
2 9 (15.25%) Juniper
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
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