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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 60 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 32 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.38% 0.25% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.86% 0.40% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 20
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
659 503 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 69.59% 63.75% 73.42%
Number of salaries quoted 578 430 605
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 58 (77.33%) Linux
2 46 (61.33%) UNIX
3 39 (52.00%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (52.00%) Java
3 39 (52.00%) SQL
4 33 (44.00%) Ruby
5 30 (40.00%) HTML
6 27 (36.00%) CSS
6 27 (36.00%) XML
6 27 (36.00%) XPath
6 27 (36.00%) Bash Shell
6 27 (36.00%) XQuery
6 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
6 27 (36.00%) Tomcat
7 25 (33.33%) Spring
8 24 (32.00%) Git (software)
8 24 (32.00%) Web Services
8 24 (32.00%) HTTP
9 23 (30.67%) Python
9 23 (30.67%) VoIP
10 22 (29.33%) J2EE
10 22 (29.33%) SOAP
10 22 (29.33%) MVC
10 22 (29.33%) Java EE
10 22 (29.33%) Spring MVC
10 22 (29.33%) jQuery
10 22 (29.33%) Subversion
11 20 (26.67%) JPA
11 20 (26.67%) Hibernate
12 19 (25.33%) MySQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 27 (36.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (17.33%) Node.js
2 13 (17.33%) OpenStack
3 10 (13.33%) Apache
4 5 (6.67%) Jetty
5 4 (5.33%) nginx
5 4 (5.33%) Moodle
5 4 (5.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.00%) HTTP
2 23 (30.67%) VoIP
3 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.67%) SNMP
5 2 (2.67%) SMTP
5 2 (2.67%) DNS
6 1 (1.33%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (1.33%) LDAP
6 1 (1.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.00%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (25.33%) MySQL
3 13 (17.33%) RDBMS
3 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (29.33%) Subversion
3 17 (22.67%) Maven
3 17 (22.67%) Ant
General
1 6 (8.00%) Marketing
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Java Developer
3 18 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (24.00%) Administrator
3 18 (24.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (24.00%) Linux Administrator
4 17 (22.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 17 (22.67%) Senior Developer
5 14 (18.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (16.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Team Leader
8 10 (13.33%) Perl Developer
9 8 (10.67%) Java Team Leader
10 7 (9.33%) Development Team Leader
10 7 (9.33%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (9.33%) Web Developer
11 5 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
12 4 (5.33%) Systems Support Engineer
12 4 (5.33%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (40.00%) HTML
2 27 (36.00%) CSS
2 27 (36.00%) XML
3 25 (33.33%) Spring
4 24 (32.00%) Web Services
5 22 (29.33%) SOAP
5 22 (29.33%) Java EE
5 22 (29.33%) Spring MVC
5 22 (29.33%) jQuery
5 22 (29.33%) J2EE
6 20 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 20 (26.67%) JPA
7 5 (6.67%) XSLT
7 5 (6.67%) LAMP
7 5 (6.67%) Cocoon
7 5 (6.67%) Tapestry
8 4 (5.33%) Ajax
9 3 (4.00%) Servlets
10 1 (1.33%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Open Source
2 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 58 (77.33%) Linux
2 46 (61.33%) UNIX
3 17 (22.67%) Ubuntu
4 13 (17.33%) Windows 7
4 13 (17.33%) Windows
4 13 (17.33%) Mac OS X
5 5 (6.67%) openSUSE
6 4 (5.33%) Debian
7 1 (1.33%) Solaris
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) MVC
2 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.67%) Configuration Management
4 13 (17.33%) Workflow
4 13 (17.33%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (17.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (12.00%) OO
6 7 (9.33%) Software Architecture
6 7 (9.33%) Waterfall
6 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.00%) Time Management
7 6 (8.00%) Web Development
7 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.33%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.00%) Performance Management
9 3 (4.00%) People Management
10 1 (1.33%) Server Monitoring
10 1 (1.33%) UML
10 1 (1.33%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.33%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) Java
1 39 (52.00%) SQL
2 33 (44.00%) Ruby
3 27 (36.00%) XPath
3 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.00%) XQuery
3 27 (36.00%) Bash Shell
4 23 (30.67%) Python
5 17 (22.67%) Groovy
5 17 (22.67%) Scala
6 12 (16.00%) PHP
7 6 (8.00%) C#
8 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) KVM
1 13 (17.33%) LXC
2 4 (5.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Nagios
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
1 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.33%) Salt
1 1 (1.33%) Check_MK
1 1 (1.33%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 1 (1.33%) Red Hat