The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 64 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 82 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.19% 1.30% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.42% 2.52% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 59 21 12
Average salary £65,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.83% +18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1278 992 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 65.30% 51.75% 62.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 812 941
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 £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Perl
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Bristol region.

Perl Salary Trend in Bristol

Perl
Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

Perl Salary Histogram in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

1 123 (91.11%) Linux
2 121 (89.63%) Python
3 92 (68.15%) Puppet
4 79 (58.52%) Bash Shell
5 75 (55.56%) DevOps
6 73 (54.07%) Apache
7 66 (48.89%) Opscode Chef
8 65 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (45.19%) UNIX
10 59 (43.70%) Configuration Management
11 51 (37.78%) Ruby
12 44 (32.59%) Java
13 43 (31.85%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (30.37%) PHP
14 41 (30.37%) Nagios
14 41 (30.37%) VMware
15 39 (28.89%) LAMP
15 39 (28.89%) Jenkins
15 39 (28.89%) Ansible
16 38 (28.15%) nginx
17 37 (27.41%) Oracle
18 36 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
18 36 (26.67%) Git (software)
19 34 (25.19%) Red Hat
20 33 (24.44%) LAN
20 33 (24.44%) WAN
21 32 (23.70%) Hudson
22 31 (22.96%) PaaS
22 31 (22.96%) JavaScript
23 30 (22.22%) Hadoop

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 73 (54.07%) Apache
2 38 (28.15%) nginx
3 26 (19.26%) Tomcat
4 21 (15.56%) OpenStack
5 17 (12.59%) WebLogic
6 9 (6.67%) IIS
7 7 (5.19%) JBoss
8 6 (4.44%) Confluence
8 6 (4.44%) MediaWiki
9 5 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (3.70%) Node.js
9 5 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (3.70%) ArcGIS
9 5 (3.70%) ArcSDE
9 5 (3.70%) WebSphere
9 5 (3.70%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.96%) PaaS
2 30 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (17.78%) IaaS
4 19 (14.07%) SaaS
5 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.48%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.44%) LAN
1 33 (24.44%) WAN
2 26 (19.26%) Firewall
3 22 (16.30%) TCP/IP
4 10 (7.41%) VPN
5 8 (5.93%) Internet
6 7 (5.19%) DLNA
7 6 (4.44%) LDAP
7 6 (4.44%) Network Security
7 6 (4.44%) OSPF
7 6 (4.44%) BGP
7 6 (4.44%) EIGRP
7 6 (4.44%) HTTP
7 6 (4.44%) IPv6
7 6 (4.44%) IPsec
8 3 (2.22%) DNS
9 2 (1.48%) SSH
9 2 (1.48%) VLAN
9 2 (1.48%) SAN
10 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 18 (13.33%) MySQL
2 18 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (8.89%) Oracle Database
4 11 (8.15%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.70%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.96%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (28.89%) Jenkins
2 36 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 32 (23.70%) Hudson
4 14 (10.37%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (8.89%) Subversion
6 6 (4.44%) JIRA
7 5 (3.70%) Maven
8 4 (2.96%) Selenium
8 4 (2.96%) TestNG
8 4 (2.96%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.96%) JUnit
8 4 (2.96%) NUnit
8 4 (2.96%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.96%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.96%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.74%) HP UFT
General
1 13 (9.63%) Electronics
2 11 (8.15%) Law
3 5 (3.70%) Back Office
4 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.22%) Advertising
5 3 (2.22%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 49 (36.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (23.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 26 (19.26%) Software Engineer
4 18 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (11.85%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (8.89%) Senior Manager
6 12 (8.89%) Operations Manager
7 10 (7.41%) Developer
8 9 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.19%) Administrator
9 7 (5.19%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.70%) UNIX Administrator
11 5 (3.70%) UNIX Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) GIS Developer
11 5 (3.70%) UNIX Engineer
12 4 (2.96%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (28.89%) LAMP
2 20 (14.81%) Middleware
3 19 (14.07%) HTML
4 18 (13.33%) CSS
4 18 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (13.33%) WebCenter
4 18 (13.33%) MCollective
5 15 (11.11%) .NET
6 12 (8.89%) CGI
7 8 (5.93%) XML
8 6 (4.44%) Web Services
8 6 (4.44%) jQuery
9 5 (3.70%) Sensu
9 5 (3.70%) HTML5
9 5 (3.70%) Dojo
9 5 (3.70%) CSS3
9 5 (3.70%) PostGIS
9 5 (3.70%) XSLT
9 5 (3.70%) JSP
9 5 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.26%) Computer Science
1 26 (19.26%) Data Centre
2 23 (17.04%) Management Information System
3 18 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.19%) MPEG
6 6 (4.44%) Wiki
6 6 (4.44%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.44%) User Experience
7 5 (3.70%) GIS
8 4 (2.96%) Clustering
8 4 (2.96%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.48%) Xbox
10 1 (0.74%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.74%) STB
Operating Systems
1 123 (91.11%) Linux
2 61 (45.19%) UNIX
3 30 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 29 (21.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (17.04%) Windows
6 20 (14.81%) CentOS
7 16 (11.85%) Debian
8 14 (10.37%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (5.19%) Android
10 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (3.70%) Solaris
12 2 (1.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (55.56%) DevOps
2 65 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (43.70%) Configuration Management
4 43 (31.85%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
6 23 (17.04%) Build Automation
6 23 (17.04%) Open Source
6 23 (17.04%) Software Engineering
7 19 (14.07%) Scrum
8 18 (13.33%) Identity Management
8 18 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 18 (13.33%) SOA
8 18 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (12.59%) Multithreading
10 16 (11.85%) OO
11 15 (11.11%) Mentoring
12 13 (9.63%) Software Architecture
12 13 (9.63%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 121 (89.63%) Python
2 79 (58.52%) Bash Shell
3 51 (37.78%) Ruby
4 44 (32.59%) Java
5 41 (30.37%) PHP
6 31 (22.96%) JavaScript
7 23 (17.04%) C++
8 21 (15.56%) C
9 20 (14.81%) Shell Script
10 18 (13.33%) Jython
11 12 (8.89%) Groovy
12 10 (7.41%) PowerShell
13 9 (6.67%) SQL
14 6 (4.44%) C#
15 5 (3.70%) Bourne shell
15 5 (3.70%) Korn
16 3 (2.22%) Tcl
17 2 (1.48%) VBA
18 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (21.48%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (20.00%) CCNA
3 22 (16.30%) Degree
4 5 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.48%) CCNP
6 1 (0.74%) ISEB
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (13.33%) VirtualBox
2 18 (13.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 15 (11.11%) KVM
4 14 (10.37%) Samba
5 6 (4.44%) Active Directory
5 6 (4.44%) Docker
5 6 (4.44%) Postfix
5 6 (4.44%) XenServer
5 6 (4.44%) iptables
6 2 (1.48%) Gluster
6 2 (1.48%) Varnish
6 2 (1.48%) RHEV
6 2 (1.48%) oVirt
6 2 (1.48%) GFS2
6 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.48%) NFS
6 2 (1.48%) Squid
7 1 (0.74%) Firmware
7 1 (0.74%) Snort
Systems Management
1 92 (68.15%) Puppet
2 66 (48.89%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (30.37%) Nagios
4 39 (28.89%) Ansible
5 30 (22.22%) Salt
6 23 (17.04%) Vagrant
7 18 (13.33%) Oracle Identity Management
8 12 (8.89%) Graphite
9 11 (8.15%) ZABBIX
10 9 (6.67%) Zenoss
11 5 (3.70%) Opsview
12 2 (1.48%) SELinux
12 2 (1.48%) Pacemaker
12 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (1.48%) Cobbler
13 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (30.37%) VMware
2 37 (27.41%) Oracle
3 34 (25.19%) Red Hat
4 14 (10.37%) Cisco
5 7 (5.19%) Citrix
6 5 (3.70%) ESRI
6 5 (3.70%) Mapinfo
7 2 (1.48%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.74%) Remedy
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.74%) Cadence
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago