The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 98 83 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -20
Permanent jobs citing Perl 28 48 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.38% 2.60% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.43% 3.88% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 57
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1151 1238 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.76% 67.17% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1109 905
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
South West

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 16 April 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 29 (80.56%) Python
2 22 (61.11%) Ruby
3 19 (52.78%) Bash Shell
4 17 (47.22%) SQL
5 15 (41.67%) QA
6 14 (38.89%) Java
6 14 (38.89%) Linux
7 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
7 13 (36.11%) PHP
7 13 (36.11%) HTML
8 11 (30.56%) UNIX
8 11 (30.56%) Selenium
9 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
10 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
11 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 8 (22.22%) Windows
11 8 (22.22%) MySQL
11 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
12 7 (19.44%) Open Source
12 7 (19.44%) FitNesse
12 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
12 7 (19.44%) C#
12 7 (19.44%) CSS
12 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (19.44%) Scrum
13 6 (16.67%) JMeter
13 6 (16.67%) Oracle
13 6 (16.67%) Silverlight
13 6 (16.67%) HTML5
14 5 (13.89%) NoSQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Zimbra
3 1 (2.78%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DLNA
1 3 (8.33%) DVB
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) SSH
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) LDAP
2 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.78%) VLAN
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) IPv4
3 1 (2.78%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.89%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Selenium
2 7 (19.44%) FitNesse
3 6 (16.67%) JMeter
4 4 (11.11%) WATIR
4 4 (11.11%) WatiN
5 2 (5.56%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) Ranorex
6 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.78%) Hudson
6 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.78%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) Ant
6 1 (2.78%) ClearQuest
6 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Tester
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Tester
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Senior QA Tester
3 6 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 6 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
4 5 (13.89%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Database Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Web Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) HTML
2 7 (19.44%) CSS
3 6 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 6 (16.67%) HTML5
4 5 (13.89%) Natural Language Processing
4 5 (13.89%) Java EE
4 5 (13.89%) .NET
4 5 (13.89%) Flash
5 4 (11.11%) Middleware
6 3 (8.33%) jQuery
6 3 (8.33%) LAMP
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.78%) Zend Framework
8 1 (2.78%) JSON
8 1 (2.78%) Web Services
8 1 (2.78%) XML
8 1 (2.78%) XSLT
8 1 (2.78%) XHTML
8 1 (2.78%) Swing
8 1 (2.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Open Source
2 3 (8.33%) MPEG
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Informatics
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
4 1 (2.78%) W3C
4 1 (2.78%) ASIC
4 1 (2.78%) DTV
4 1 (2.78%) Verilog
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) UNIX
3 8 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) Debian
4 2 (5.56%) Solaris
4 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
2 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
7 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.33%) Refactoring
7 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (8.33%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) RUP
8 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.56%) Information Security
8 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) Python
2 22 (61.11%) Ruby
3 19 (52.78%) Bash Shell
4 17 (47.22%) SQL
5 14 (38.89%) Java
6 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
6 13 (36.11%) PHP
7 7 (19.44%) C#
8 5 (13.89%) C++
9 4 (11.11%) C
10 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.78%) C-shell
11 1 (2.78%) VBScript
11 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.78%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) GIAC
3 2 (5.56%) CEH
3 2 (5.56%) RHCE
3 2 (5.56%) GPEN
3 2 (5.56%) OSCP
3 2 (5.56%) OSWP
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (41.67%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Samba
2 2 (5.56%) NFS
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Xen
3 1 (2.78%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (2.78%) Cobbler
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) Scalix
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Compuware
3 2 (5.56%) Empirix
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) Zend
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
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