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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 114 109 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -45
Permanent jobs citing Perl 21 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.12% 1.05% 3.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 1.69% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 45
Average salary £41,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £37,500 £46,500
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
995 1066 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 52.98% 62.41% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 871 972 735
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 October 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 28 (73.68%) Python
2 21 (55.26%) Linux
3 19 (50.00%) Ruby
4 16 (42.11%) C++
5 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
6 12 (31.58%) HTML
6 12 (31.58%) Java
6 12 (31.58%) PHP
6 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (28.95%) SQL
7 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
8 10 (26.32%) Degree
8 10 (26.32%) C
8 10 (26.32%) OO
8 10 (26.32%) CSS
9 8 (21.05%) MySQL
9 8 (21.05%) Scrum
10 7 (18.42%) VMware
10 7 (18.42%) UNIX
10 7 (18.42%) Windows
10 7 (18.42%) Ubuntu
11 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (15.79%) CentOS
11 6 (15.79%) Apache
11 6 (15.79%) Oracle
11 6 (15.79%) C#
11 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
11 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
12 5 (13.16%) Nagios

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6 (15.79%) Apache
2 5 (13.16%) OpenStack
3 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.89%) nginx
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.26%) Node.js
5 1 (2.63%) MediaWiki
5 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) DLNA
3 3 (7.89%) LDAP
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) SAN
4 2 (5.26%) NAS
4 2 (5.26%) OpenVPN
4 2 (5.26%) DVB
5 1 (2.63%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) IPsec
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) OSPF
5 1 (2.63%) BGP
5 1 (2.63%) IPv6
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) MariaDB
4 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Subversion
2 4 (10.53%) Selenium
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.26%) JMeter
5 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) WATIR
5 1 (2.63%) WatiN
5 1 (2.63%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.63%) TestComplete
5 1 (2.63%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.63%) Hudson
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Tester
4 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Database Designer
4 3 (7.89%) Web Designer
4 3 (7.89%) Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Perl Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Python Developer
5 2 (5.26%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) HTML
2 10 (26.32%) CSS
3 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 4 (10.53%) jQuery
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.26%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) LAMP
5 2 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (5.26%) HTML5
5 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.63%) REST
6 1 (2.63%) Ajax
6 1 (2.63%) JSON
6 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.63%) Symfony
6 1 (2.63%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.63%) CakePHP
6 1 (2.63%) Middleware
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
6 1 (2.63%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Device Driver
1 5 (13.16%) MPEG
1 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
1 5 (13.16%) Physics
1 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Open Source
3 3 (7.89%) DTV
4 2 (5.26%) Derivative
4 2 (5.26%) Verilog
4 2 (5.26%) Video on Demand
4 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.63%) SystemC
5 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.63%) New Media
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Wiki
5 1 (2.63%) FMCG
5 1 (2.63%) STB
5 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) UNIX
2 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Ubuntu
3 6 (15.79%) CentOS
4 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.16%) Android
5 4 (10.53%) Debian
6 3 (7.89%) Fedora
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
3 10 (26.32%) OO
4 8 (21.05%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) Refactoring
5 5 (13.16%) Multithreading
5 5 (13.16%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (13.16%) Kanban
5 5 (13.16%) Software Architecture
5 5 (13.16%) Android Development
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps
6 4 (10.53%) Time Management
7 3 (7.89%) Automation Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Analytics
8 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.26%) BDD
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Logistics
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) Python
2 19 (50.00%) Ruby
3 16 (42.11%) C++
4 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
5 12 (31.58%) Java
5 12 (31.58%) PHP
6 11 (28.95%) SQL
6 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 10 (26.32%) C
8 6 (15.79%) C#
9 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 2 (5.26%) VB
9 2 (5.26%) Tcl
9 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) CCNP
2 1 (2.63%) CCNA
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) Samba
3 2 (5.26%) NFS
3 2 (5.26%) Varnish
4 1 (2.63%) Postfix
4 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Nagios
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
2 4 (10.53%) ZABBIX
3 2 (5.26%) Munin
3 2 (5.26%) Zenoss
3 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
3 2 (5.26%) Ansible
3 2 (5.26%) Icinga
4 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.63%) logstash
4 1 (2.63%) YUM
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) VMware
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) Percona
5 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Compuware
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Empirix
5 1 (2.63%) Magma
5 1 (2.63%) Zend
5 1 (2.63%) Synopsys
5 1 (2.63%) Splunk
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