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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 102 104 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -32
Permanent jobs citing Perl 16 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.88% 0.68% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 1.08% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 33
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £41,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.12% -
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
923 1015 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.49% 62.69% 59.15%
Number of salaries quoted 764 935 861
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 24 July 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 37 (80.43%) Python
2 29 (63.04%) Ruby
3 23 (50.00%) SQL
4 22 (47.83%) Bash Shell
5 19 (41.30%) Linux
6 18 (39.13%) Java
7 17 (36.96%) QA
8 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
8 16 (34.78%) PHP
8 16 (34.78%) HTML
9 14 (30.43%) UNIX
10 13 (28.26%) Selenium
11 12 (26.09%) Test Strategy
12 11 (23.91%) Scrum
12 11 (23.91%) Windows
12 11 (23.91%) MySQL
12 11 (23.91%) Automated Testing
13 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
13 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
14 9 (19.57%) Oracle
14 9 (19.57%) C#
14 9 (19.57%) C++
14 9 (19.57%) .NET
14 9 (19.57%) FitNesse
14 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
15 8 (17.39%) Silverlight
15 8 (17.39%) HTML5
15 8 (17.39%) CSS
15 8 (17.39%) JMeter
16 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (13.04%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.35%) Zimbra
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) WordPress
3 1 (2.17%) nginx
3 1 (2.17%) Node.js
3 1 (2.17%) MediaWiki
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LDAP
2 4 (8.70%) SAN
2 4 (8.70%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) NAS
4 2 (4.35%) OpenVPN
4 2 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.35%) SSH
4 2 (4.35%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) IPv6
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) DVB
5 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.17%) OSPF
5 1 (2.17%) BGP
5 1 (2.17%) IPv4
5 1 (2.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) MySQL
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.87%) Big Data
4 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Redis
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Selenium
2 9 (19.57%) FitNesse
3 8 (17.39%) JMeter
4 4 (8.70%) Ranorex
4 4 (8.70%) WatiN
4 4 (8.70%) Subversion
4 4 (8.70%) WATIR
5 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 2 (4.35%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.17%) TestComplete
7 1 (2.17%) Hudson
7 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Tester
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Senior QA Tester
3 8 (17.39%) Automation Tester
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Automation Tester
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Tester
3 8 (17.39%) QA Tester
4 6 (13.04%) Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Database Designer
5 5 (10.87%) Web Designer
5 5 (10.87%) Designer
6 4 (8.70%) Design Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (4.35%) Python Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) HTML
2 9 (19.57%) .NET
3 8 (17.39%) Silverlight
3 8 (17.39%) HTML5
3 8 (17.39%) CSS
4 6 (13.04%) jQuery
5 5 (10.87%) Flash
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.87%) Java EE
5 5 (10.87%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (6.52%) LAMP
7 1 (2.17%) XML
7 1 (2.17%) XSLT
7 1 (2.17%) Swing
7 1 (2.17%) XHTML
7 1 (2.17%) Middleware
7 1 (2.17%) JSON
7 1 (2.17%) Ajax
7 1 (2.17%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Open Source
2 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.35%) Physics
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Device Driver
2 2 (4.35%) Verilog
2 2 (4.35%) DTV
3 1 (2.17%) MPEG
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) W3C
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Informatics
3 1 (2.17%) IPTV
3 1 (2.17%) Wiki
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) UNIX
3 11 (23.91%) Windows
4 7 (15.22%) Ubuntu
5 4 (8.70%) CentOS
5 4 (8.70%) Debian
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris
8 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.17%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Test Strategy
2 11 (23.91%) Scrum
2 11 (23.91%) Automated Testing
3 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
4 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Automation Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.70%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) OO
8 3 (6.52%) RUP
8 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.52%) DevOps
9 2 (4.35%) Test Management
9 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.35%) Logistics
9 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) Python
2 29 (63.04%) Ruby
3 23 (50.00%) SQL
4 22 (47.83%) Bash Shell
5 18 (39.13%) Java
6 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 16 (34.78%) PHP
7 9 (19.57%) C#
7 9 (19.57%) C++
8 6 (13.04%) C
9 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.17%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) RHCE
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Samba
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) NFS
3 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) Xen
4 1 (2.17%) Squid
4 1 (2.17%) Postfix
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Nagios
2 3 (6.52%) Puppet
3 2 (4.35%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.17%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.17%) YUM
4 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 2 (4.35%) Scalix
5 2 (4.35%) Empirix
5 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 2 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) Compuware
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) Zend
6 1 (2.17%) Facebook
6 1 (2.17%) Twitter
6 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.17%) Splunk
6 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago