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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 44 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 48 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.99% 0.96% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.52% 1.45% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 5 18
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £32,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £42,550
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
638 550 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 66.32% 66.27% 72.20%
Number of salaries quoted 562 478 615
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 28 November 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 63 (78.75%) Linux
2 52 (65.00%) UNIX
3 42 (52.50%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (48.75%) Java
4 39 (48.75%) SQL
4 39 (48.75%) Ruby
5 32 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 30 (37.50%) HTML
7 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
7 27 (33.75%) CSS
7 27 (33.75%) Web Services
7 27 (33.75%) XML
7 27 (33.75%) Tomcat
7 27 (33.75%) HTTP
7 27 (33.75%) XQuery
7 27 (33.75%) XPath
8 25 (31.25%) Spring
8 25 (31.25%) Open Source
8 25 (31.25%) Python
8 25 (31.25%) VoIP
9 24 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 23 (28.75%) Ubuntu
11 22 (27.50%) Java EE
11 22 (27.50%) Subversion
11 22 (27.50%) Spring MVC
11 22 (27.50%) jQuery
11 22 (27.50%) SOAP
11 22 (27.50%) J2EE
11 22 (27.50%) MySQL
11 22 (27.50%) MVC

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (33.75%) Tomcat
2 16 (20.00%) Node.js
2 16 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 10 (12.50%) Apache
4 5 (6.25%) Jetty
5 4 (5.00%) nginx
5 4 (5.00%) Moodle
5 4 (5.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.75%) HTTP
2 25 (31.25%) VoIP
3 14 (17.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.25%) SMTP
4 5 (6.25%) SNMP
5 4 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (2.50%) DNS
7 1 (1.25%) LDAP
7 1 (1.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (52.50%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (27.50%) MySQL
3 16 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 16 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (27.50%) Subversion
3 17 (21.25%) Maven
3 17 (21.25%) Ant
General
1 6 (7.50%) Marketing
2 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (46.25%) Developer
2 20 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 20 (25.00%) Administrator
2 20 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 20 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 19 (23.75%) Java Developer
4 17 (21.25%) Senior Developer
4 17 (21.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 14 (17.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (15.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 11 (13.75%) Team Leader
8 10 (12.50%) Perl Developer
8 10 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (10.00%) Java Team Leader
10 7 (8.75%) Development Team Leader
10 7 (8.75%) Web Developer
11 5 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (5.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.50%) HTML
2 27 (33.75%) CSS
2 27 (33.75%) Web Services
2 27 (33.75%) XML
3 25 (31.25%) Spring
4 22 (27.50%) SOAP
4 22 (27.50%) Java EE
4 22 (27.50%) Spring MVC
4 22 (27.50%) jQuery
4 22 (27.50%) J2EE
5 20 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 20 (25.00%) JPA
6 5 (6.25%) XSLT
6 5 (6.25%) Cocoon
6 5 (6.25%) Tapestry
7 4 (5.00%) Ajax
7 4 (5.00%) LAMP
8 3 (3.75%) Servlets
9 1 (1.25%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) Open Source
2 5 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 5 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 63 (78.75%) Linux
2 52 (65.00%) UNIX
3 23 (28.75%) Ubuntu
4 16 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 16 (20.00%) Windows
4 16 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 7 (8.75%) Debian
6 5 (6.25%) openSUSE
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) MVC
2 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (20.00%) Workflow
3 16 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (11.25%) OO
5 7 (8.75%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.75%) Software Architecture
5 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
6 6 (7.50%) Web Development
6 6 (7.50%) Time Management
6 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.75%) Performance Management
8 3 (3.75%) People Management
9 1 (1.25%) SOA
9 1 (1.25%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.25%) Change Management
9 1 (1.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) Java
1 39 (48.75%) SQL
1 39 (48.75%) Ruby
2 32 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 27 (33.75%) XQuery
3 27 (33.75%) XPath
3 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
4 25 (31.25%) Python
5 17 (21.25%) Groovy
5 17 (21.25%) Scala
6 11 (13.75%) PHP
7 6 (7.50%) C#
8 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) KVM
1 16 (20.00%) LXC
2 4 (5.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Nagios
1 1 (1.25%) Check_MK
1 1 (1.25%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 1 (1.25%) Red Hat