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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 75 85 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Permanent jobs citing Perl 16 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.91% 2.03% 4.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.74% 3.00% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 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 £40,500 £31,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,650 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.12%
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
585 834 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 69.73% 67.75% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 485 730 482
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Brighton

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (94.64%) Ruby
3 51 (91.07%) PostgreSQL
3 51 (91.07%) Java
4 44 (78.57%) MySQL
5 42 (75.00%) Tomcat
6 41 (73.21%) Python
7 35 (62.50%) UNIX
7 35 (62.50%) HTTP
8 34 (60.71%) Maven
9 32 (57.14%) Ubuntu
10 31 (55.36%) Relational Database
11 28 (50.00%) SQL
12 26 (46.43%) Subversion
12 26 (46.43%) Git (software)
13 23 (41.07%) SMTP
13 23 (41.07%) DNS
14 22 (39.29%) Jenkins
15 21 (37.50%) KVM
15 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (37.50%) Xen
15 21 (37.50%) VMware
16 20 (35.71%) Puppet
17 18 (32.14%) BGP
18 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
18 15 (26.79%) HTML
18 15 (26.79%) XML
18 15 (26.79%) CSS
18 15 (26.79%) Hibernate
18 15 (26.79%) Spring

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 42 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.71%) Apache
3 3 (5.36%) Jetty
3 3 (5.36%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 35 (62.50%) HTTP
2 23 (41.07%) DNS
2 23 (41.07%) SMTP
3 18 (32.14%) BGP
4 14 (25.00%) IMAP
5 9 (16.07%) Network Security
5 9 (16.07%) OSPF
5 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.71%) VPN
6 6 (10.71%) VLAN
7 4 (7.14%) SAN
7 4 (7.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (91.07%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (78.57%) MySQL
3 31 (55.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.36%) BaseX
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.36%) SQLite
4 3 (5.36%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 34 (60.71%) Maven
2 26 (46.43%) Git (software)
2 26 (46.43%) Subversion
3 22 (39.29%) Jenkins
4 12 (21.43%) Ant
General
1 3 (5.36%) Publishing
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Systems Administrator
1 38 (67.86%) Administrator
2 22 (39.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 22 (39.29%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (26.79%) Java Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Developer
3 15 (26.79%) DevOps Administrator
4 12 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 12 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (16.07%) UNIX Administrator
5 9 (16.07%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 9 (16.07%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Systems Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Perl Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Perl Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) HTML
1 15 (26.79%) CSS
1 15 (26.79%) XML
1 15 (26.79%) Hibernate
1 15 (26.79%) Spring
1 15 (26.79%) JPA
2 12 (21.43%) SOAP
2 12 (21.43%) J2EE
2 12 (21.43%) Spring MVC
2 12 (21.43%) jQuery
3 9 (16.07%) Java EE
3 9 (16.07%) Web Services
4 3 (5.36%) XSLT
4 3 (5.36%) Cocoon
4 3 (5.36%) Servlets
4 3 (5.36%) Dancer
4 3 (5.36%) Catalyst
4 3 (5.36%) Moose
4 3 (5.36%) mod_perl
4 3 (5.36%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.36%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (62.50%) UNIX
3 32 (57.14%) Ubuntu
4 12 (21.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) DevOps
2 12 (21.43%) MVC
3 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
4 8 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.36%) SDLC
5 3 (5.36%) Web Development
5 3 (5.36%) OO
5 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (94.64%) Ruby
2 51 (91.07%) Java
3 41 (73.21%) Python
4 28 (50.00%) SQL
5 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
6 12 (21.43%) XQuery
6 12 (21.43%) XPath
6 12 (21.43%) Groovy
6 12 (21.43%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) Xen
1 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (37.50%) KVM
2 4 (7.14%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 20 (35.71%) Puppet
2 4 (7.14%) Icinga
2 4 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) VMware
2 9 (16.07%) Juniper
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle