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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 106 69 104
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +35
Permanent jobs citing Perl 28 64 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.51% 3.16% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 5.59% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 49 27
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £27,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1052 1145 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.77% 56.54% 55.77%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1017 959
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 44 (93.62%) Python
2 26 (55.32%) OO
2 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (48.94%) Linux
3 23 (48.94%) Java
4 20 (42.55%) Ruby
5 17 (36.17%) C#
5 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
6 16 (34.04%) C++
6 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
7 15 (31.91%) Multithreading
8 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
9 13 (27.66%) Open Source
9 13 (27.66%) DevOps
9 13 (27.66%) .NET
9 13 (27.66%) TDD
9 13 (27.66%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (25.53%) MySQL
10 12 (25.53%) MongoDB
10 12 (25.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (25.53%) Hadoop
11 11 (23.40%) Apache Spark
11 11 (23.40%) Oracle
11 11 (23.40%) Banking
12 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
12 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
12 10 (21.28%) HTML
12 10 (21.28%) CSS
12 10 (21.28%) Go
12 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 11 (23.40%) Apache Spark
2 7 (14.89%) Apache Solr
2 7 (14.89%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (14.89%) JBoss
2 7 (14.89%) Jetty
2 7 (14.89%) OpenStack
2 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.89%) WebLogic
2 7 (14.89%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.51%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (6.38%) DNS
3 2 (4.26%) Firewall
3 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.26%) LAN
3 2 (4.26%) VPN
3 2 (4.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
2 13 (27.66%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (25.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (25.53%) Hadoop
3 12 (25.53%) MongoDB
3 12 (25.53%) MySQL
4 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
5 9 (19.15%) Big Data
6 7 (14.89%) Couchbase
6 7 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (14.89%) Redis
6 7 (14.89%) Riak
7 5 (10.64%) HBase
7 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
7 5 (10.64%) SQLite
8 4 (8.51%) Apache Hive
9 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.13%) MarkLogic
9 1 (2.13%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 2 (4.26%) Selenium
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.13%) UltraEdit
General
1 11 (23.40%) Banking
2 8 (17.02%) Finance
3 7 (14.89%) Retail
3 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
4 6 (12.77%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Electronics
5 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.13%) Games
6 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (8.51%) Tester
5 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Verification Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) AIX Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) AIX Support
6 2 (4.26%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Perl Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 2 (4.26%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 10 (21.28%) CSS
2 10 (21.28%) HTML
3 7 (14.89%) ELK Stack
3 7 (14.89%) Lucene
3 7 (14.89%) React
4 5 (10.64%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (8.51%) XML
6 3 (6.38%) Web Services
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (4.26%) jQuery
7 2 (4.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
1 6 (12.77%) Mathematics
2 5 (10.64%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (10.64%) Digital Media
3 4 (8.51%) SCADA
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.38%) iPad
4 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.13%) Neural Network
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Android
2 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
3 7 (14.89%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) AIX
4 2 (4.26%) CentOS
5 1 (2.13%) Fedora
5 1 (2.13%) Unix
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (55.32%) OO
2 15 (31.91%) Multithreading
3 13 (27.66%) DevOps
3 13 (27.66%) Open Source
3 13 (27.66%) TDD
4 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
5 9 (19.15%) Scrum
6 8 (17.02%) Coaching
6 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
6 8 (17.02%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (17.02%) OOP
6 8 (17.02%) Software Architecture
7 7 (14.89%) Concurrent Programming
7 7 (14.89%) Kanban
7 7 (14.89%) Mobile Development
7 7 (14.89%) Software Delivery
7 7 (14.89%) UML
7 7 (14.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) Python
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 20 (42.55%) Ruby
4 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
4 17 (36.17%) C#
5 16 (34.04%) C++
5 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
6 10 (21.28%) Go
7 9 (19.15%) SQL
8 6 (12.77%) PHP
9 5 (10.64%) C
9 5 (10.64%) R
10 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
10 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.13%) VB
11 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.51%) CREST Certified
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) CCNP
3 3 (6.38%) CISSP
3 3 (6.38%) CLAS
3 3 (6.38%) GIAC
3 3 (6.38%) GPEN
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.38%) OSCE
3 3 (6.38%) OSCP
3 3 (6.38%) OSWP
3 3 (6.38%) SANS
3 3 (6.38%) Tigerscheme
4 2 (4.26%) CCNA
4 2 (4.26%) MCSE
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) PhD
4 2 (4.26%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Ansible
1 9 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (19.15%) Puppet
2 7 (14.89%) Kibana
2 7 (14.89%) logstash
2 7 (14.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.13%) NetApp
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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