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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 104 108 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Permanent jobs citing Perl 15 9 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.82% 0.56% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 0.90% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 34
Average salary £41,750 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.46% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
914 1001 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.11% 61.87% 58.42%
Number of salaries quoted 764 920 842
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 £46,000
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 31 July 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 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 30 (65.22%) Ruby
3 24 (52.17%) SQL
4 21 (45.65%) Bash Shell
5 19 (41.30%) Java
6 18 (39.13%) Linux
7 17 (36.96%) QA
8 16 (34.78%) PHP
9 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
9 15 (32.61%) HTML
9 15 (32.61%) UNIX
10 14 (30.43%) Selenium
11 12 (26.09%) Test Strategy
12 11 (23.91%) Automated Testing
12 11 (23.91%) Scrum
12 11 (23.91%) Windows
12 11 (23.91%) MySQL
13 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
13 10 (21.74%) C#
13 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
14 9 (19.57%) FitNesse
14 9 (19.57%) .NET
14 9 (19.57%) Oracle
15 8 (17.39%) C++
15 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (17.39%) JMeter
15 8 (17.39%) Silverlight
15 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
15 8 (17.39%) HTML5
16 7 (15.22%) Open Source

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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%) 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
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
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%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) IPv6
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
5 1 (2.17%) VLAN
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
5 1 (2.17%) IPsec
5 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.17%) OSPF
5 1 (2.17%) BGP
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) IPv4
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
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%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Redis
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) 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%) WebDriver
4 4 (8.70%) Subversion
4 4 (8.70%) WATIR
5 2 (4.35%) Bugzilla
5 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 1 (2.17%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.17%) Hudson
6 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
1 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Tester
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Tester
3 8 (17.39%) QA Tester
3 8 (17.39%) Senior QA Tester
3 8 (17.39%) Automation Tester
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Automation Tester
4 6 (13.04%) Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Designer
5 5 (10.87%) Web Designer
5 5 (10.87%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Database Designer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Design Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) HTML
2 9 (19.57%) .NET
3 8 (17.39%) Silverlight
3 8 (17.39%) HTML5
4 7 (15.22%) CSS
5 6 (13.04%) jQuery
6 5 (10.87%) Java EE
6 5 (10.87%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (10.87%) Flash
6 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.52%) LAMP
8 1 (2.17%) JSON
8 1 (2.17%) Ajax
8 1 (2.17%) Zend Framework
8 1 (2.17%) XML
8 1 (2.17%) XSLT
8 1 (2.17%) Swing
8 1 (2.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Open Source
2 2 (4.35%) DTV
2 2 (4.35%) Device Driver
2 2 (4.35%) Verilog
2 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.35%) Physics
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Wiki
3 1 (2.17%) Informatics
3 1 (2.17%) IPTV
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 15 (32.61%) UNIX
3 11 (23.91%) Windows
4 7 (15.22%) Ubuntu
5 4 (8.70%) Debian
5 4 (8.70%) CentOS
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris
8 1 (2.17%) Fedora
8 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Test Strategy
2 11 (23.91%) Automated Testing
2 11 (23.91%) Scrum
3 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
4 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Automation Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) OO
7 3 (6.52%) RUP
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.35%) Test Management
8 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) Python
2 30 (65.22%) Ruby
3 24 (52.17%) SQL
4 21 (45.65%) Bash Shell
5 19 (41.30%) Java
6 16 (34.78%) PHP
7 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
8 10 (21.74%) C#
9 8 (17.39%) C++
10 5 (10.87%) C
11 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.17%) C-shell
11 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
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%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.87%) Samba
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%) SAP
5 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 2 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) Compuware
5 2 (4.35%) Empirix
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) Scalix
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
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago