The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 84 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-31 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 26 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.08% 4.34% 4.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.06% 6.19% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 31
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
851 501 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 68.03% 70.07% 70.41%
Number of salaries quoted 745 463 490
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
East Sussex

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 30 July 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Brighton

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 35 (85.37%) Ruby
2 29 (70.73%) MySQL
2 29 (70.73%) Linux
3 27 (65.85%) UNIX
4 26 (63.41%) Bash Shell
5 23 (56.10%) Open Source
5 23 (56.10%) Python
6 22 (53.66%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (53.66%) Ubuntu
7 19 (46.34%) Relational Database
8 17 (41.46%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (41.46%) Performance Monitoring
8 17 (41.46%) Node.js
8 17 (41.46%) Workflow
8 17 (41.46%) RDBMS
9 14 (34.15%) KVM
10 12 (29.27%) PHP
10 12 (29.27%) Java
10 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
11 10 (24.39%) C#
11 10 (24.39%) SQL
11 10 (24.39%) Windows
11 10 (24.39%) Mac OS X
11 10 (24.39%) VoIP
11 10 (24.39%) SMTP
11 10 (24.39%) HTTP
11 10 (24.39%) OpenStack
11 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
12 9 (21.95%) Debian
13 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (41.46%) Node.js
2 10 (24.39%) OpenStack
3 8 (19.51%) Apache
4 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.88%) Drupal
6 1 (2.44%) SAS
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.63%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) VoIP
1 10 (24.39%) SMTP
1 10 (24.39%) HTTP
2 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.20%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (9.76%) BGP
5 2 (4.88%) IMAP
5 2 (4.88%) Network Security
5 2 (4.88%) OSPF
6 1 (2.44%) LDAP
6 1 (2.44%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (70.73%) MySQL
2 22 (53.66%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (46.34%) Relational Database
4 17 (41.46%) RDBMS
5 7 (17.07%) HBase
6 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
6 5 (12.20%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Bugzilla
1 5 (12.20%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) JMeter
2 2 (4.88%) Maven
General
1 5 (12.20%) Advertising
1 5 (12.20%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Systems Administrator
1 23 (56.10%) Administrator
1 23 (56.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 23 (56.10%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Project Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Manager
4 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (2.44%) Perl Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.44%) Development Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) HTML
2 7 (17.07%) Web Services
3 5 (12.20%) Lucene
3 5 (12.20%) .NET
3 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (12.20%) HTML5
4 4 (9.76%) SAML
5 2 (4.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Open Source
2 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
2 6 (14.63%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.88%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) UNIX
3 22 (53.66%) Ubuntu
4 10 (24.39%) Windows
4 10 (24.39%) Mac OS X
4 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
5 9 (21.95%) Debian
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
7 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Performance Tuning
1 17 (41.46%) Performance Monitoring
1 17 (41.46%) Workflow
2 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
3 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (12.20%) MVC
4 5 (12.20%) Scrum
4 5 (12.20%) TDD
4 5 (12.20%) UML
4 5 (12.20%) OO
4 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
4 5 (12.20%) Time Management
4 5 (12.20%) BDD
5 4 (9.76%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) Ruby
2 26 (63.41%) Bash Shell
3 23 (56.10%) Python
4 12 (29.27%) PHP
4 12 (29.27%) Java
5 10 (24.39%) C#
5 10 (24.39%) SQL
6 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.20%) Groovy
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) KVM
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Juniper