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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 65 98 81
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -17
Permanent jobs citing Perl 61 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.03% 1.39% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.39% 2.45% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 44 26 36
Average salary £46,750 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.02% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
1131 1142 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.13% 56.59% 67.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 980 1091
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 21 April 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 89 (78.07%) Linux
2 86 (75.44%) Python
3 70 (61.40%) Bash Shell
4 60 (52.63%) Puppet
5 56 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (43.86%) Opscode Chef
7 49 (42.98%) Java
8 48 (42.11%) Apache
9 47 (41.23%) PHP
9 47 (41.23%) Ruby
9 47 (41.23%) DevOps
10 36 (31.58%) Configuration Management
11 33 (28.95%) JavaScript
12 31 (27.19%) UNIX
12 31 (27.19%) Red Hat
13 30 (26.32%) Ubuntu
13 30 (26.32%) nginx
13 30 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (25.44%) HTML
15 28 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 27 (23.68%) Windows
16 27 (23.68%) CSS
16 27 (23.68%) Jenkins
17 26 (22.81%) Ansible
17 26 (22.81%) C++
17 26 (22.81%) C
17 26 (22.81%) LAN
17 26 (22.81%) WAN
17 26 (22.81%) Firewall
17 26 (22.81%) Software Engineering

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 48 (42.11%) Apache
2 30 (26.32%) nginx
3 9 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.89%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.02%) IIS
4 8 (7.02%) OpenStack
5 7 (6.14%) Confluence
5 7 (6.14%) MediaWiki
6 6 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (5.26%) Apache Solr
7 5 (4.39%) JBoss
8 4 (3.51%) Node.js
9 3 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (2.63%) ArcGIS
9 3 (2.63%) ArcSDE
9 3 (2.63%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.63%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.75%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.53%) PaaS
2 10 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.26%) SaaS
3 6 (5.26%) IaaS
4 2 (1.75%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.81%) LAN
1 26 (22.81%) WAN
1 26 (22.81%) Firewall
2 18 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 11 (9.65%) VPN
4 9 (7.89%) DLNA
5 7 (6.14%) LDAP
5 7 (6.14%) IPv6
5 7 (6.14%) OSPF
5 7 (6.14%) BGP
5 7 (6.14%) EIGRP
5 7 (6.14%) Network Security
5 7 (6.14%) IPsec
6 4 (3.51%) HTTP
7 3 (2.63%) DNS
8 2 (1.75%) SAN
8 2 (1.75%) Internet
8 2 (1.75%) SSH
8 2 (1.75%) VLAN
9 1 (0.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.30%) MySQL
2 18 (15.79%) Hadoop
3 16 (14.04%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.14%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.26%) MariaDB
5 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (23.68%) Jenkins
2 25 (21.93%) Hudson
3 22 (19.30%) Git (software)
4 16 (14.04%) Subversion
5 8 (7.02%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (6.14%) Eclipse
6 7 (6.14%) JUnit
6 7 (6.14%) JIRA
6 7 (6.14%) Selenium
6 7 (6.14%) TestNG
6 7 (6.14%) WebDriver
6 7 (6.14%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.14%) SpecFlow
6 7 (6.14%) NUnit
7 6 (5.26%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.75%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (6.14%) Electronics
2 6 (5.26%) Law
3 3 (2.63%) Back Office
4 2 (1.75%) Avionics
4 2 (1.75%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (34.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 17 (14.91%) Software Engineer
3 17 (14.91%) Developer
4 11 (9.65%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (7.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 8 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (5.26%) Test Automation Specialist
6 6 (5.26%) Automation Specialist
6 6 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 6 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.26%) Operations Manager
6 6 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 6 (5.26%) Test Specialist
7 5 (4.39%) Administrator
7 5 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.39%) Development Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (3.51%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.44%) HTML
2 27 (23.68%) CSS
3 23 (20.18%) LAMP
4 15 (13.16%) .NET
5 10 (8.77%) HTML5
6 7 (6.14%) CSS3
6 7 (6.14%) XML
7 6 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (5.26%) CGI
7 6 (5.26%) Middleware
7 6 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (5.26%) MCollective
7 6 (5.26%) WebCenter
7 6 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.51%) jQuery
8 4 (3.51%) JSON
8 4 (3.51%) Ajax
8 4 (3.51%) SOAP
8 4 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 19 (16.67%) Open Source
3 12 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 9 (7.89%) MPEG
5 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.02%) Data Structures
5 8 (7.02%) Algorithms
6 7 (6.14%) Wiki
7 6 (5.26%) Derivative
7 6 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.51%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.63%) User Experience
9 3 (2.63%) GIS
9 3 (2.63%) Clustering
10 2 (1.75%) VHDL
10 2 (1.75%) Verilog
10 2 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.75%) ASIC
11 1 (0.88%) STB
11 1 (0.88%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 89 (78.07%) Linux
2 31 (27.19%) UNIX
3 30 (26.32%) Ubuntu
4 28 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (23.68%) Windows
6 25 (21.93%) CentOS
7 22 (19.30%) Debian
8 14 (12.28%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (8.77%) Android
10 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (5.26%) Fedora
11 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (2.63%) Solaris
13 2 (1.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (41.23%) DevOps
3 36 (31.58%) Configuration Management
4 30 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (22.81%) Software Engineering
6 25 (21.93%) OO
7 20 (17.54%) Scrum
7 20 (17.54%) Multithreading
8 18 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
9 16 (14.04%) Software Architecture
10 14 (12.28%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (12.28%) Mentoring
11 13 (11.40%) Build Automation
12 11 (9.65%) OOD
13 10 (8.77%) Kanban
14 9 (7.89%) Android Development
15 8 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (6.14%) Performance Testing
16 7 (6.14%) Data Modelling
16 7 (6.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (75.44%) Python
2 70 (61.40%) Bash Shell
3 49 (42.98%) Java
4 47 (41.23%) PHP
4 47 (41.23%) Ruby
5 33 (28.95%) JavaScript
6 26 (22.81%) C
6 26 (22.81%) C++
7 18 (15.79%) C#
8 17 (14.91%) Shell Script
9 12 (10.53%) SQL
10 9 (7.89%) PowerShell
11 7 (6.14%) Groovy
12 6 (5.26%) Jython
13 3 (2.63%) Korn
14 2 (1.75%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.75%) VBA
15 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.88%) VB
15 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (21.93%) Degree
2 21 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (16.67%) CCNA
4 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) CCNP
6 1 (0.88%) ISEB
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) DO-254
1 2 (1.75%) DO-160
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 16 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (13.16%) Samba
3 8 (7.02%) Varnish
3 8 (7.02%) KVM
4 7 (6.14%) Postfix
4 7 (6.14%) XenServer
4 7 (6.14%) iptables
5 6 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 6 (5.26%) VirtualBox
5 6 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (2.63%) Docker
7 2 (1.75%) RHEV
7 2 (1.75%) oVirt
7 2 (1.75%) GFS2
7 2 (1.75%) NFS
7 2 (1.75%) Squid
7 2 (1.75%) Gluster
8 1 (0.88%) Firmware
8 1 (0.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 60 (52.63%) Puppet
2 50 (43.86%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (22.81%) Ansible
4 25 (21.93%) Salt
4 25 (21.93%) Nagios
5 14 (12.28%) Zenoss
6 13 (11.40%) ZABBIX
7 6 (5.26%) Munin
7 6 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Management
7 6 (5.26%) Icinga
7 6 (5.26%) Graphite
7 6 (5.26%) HAProxy
7 6 (5.26%) Vagrant
8 3 (2.63%) Opsview
9 2 (1.75%) Pacemaker
9 2 (1.75%) SELinux
9 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.75%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (27.19%) Red Hat
2 24 (21.05%) Oracle
3 19 (16.67%) VMware
4 8 (7.02%) Cisco
4 8 (7.02%) Citrix
5 6 (5.26%) Percona
6 3 (2.63%) ESRI
6 3 (2.63%) Cadence
6 3 (2.63%) Mapinfo
7 2 (1.75%) Xilinx
7 2 (1.75%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (1.75%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.75%) Altera
7 2 (1.75%) Synopsys
8 1 (0.88%) Zend
8 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.88%) Remedy
Bristol, Somerset
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Ashton Consulting (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago