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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 73 94 79
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 57 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.93% 1.60% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.90% 2.99% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 29
Average salary £58,750 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,500 £32,500
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
1163 1070 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 59.70% 53.55% 67.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 892 1064
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 98 (83.76%) Linux
2 95 (81.20%) Python
3 78 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 66 (56.41%) Puppet
5 62 (52.99%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (49.57%) DevOps
7 55 (47.01%) Apache
8 52 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
9 47 (40.17%) Ruby
10 46 (39.32%) Java
11 44 (37.61%) Configuration Management
12 42 (35.90%) UNIX
13 41 (35.04%) PHP
14 39 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (29.91%) nginx
15 35 (29.91%) Jenkins
16 33 (28.21%) Nagios
17 32 (27.35%) JavaScript
17 32 (27.35%) LAN
17 32 (27.35%) WAN
18 31 (26.50%) Hudson
19 30 (25.64%) LAMP
19 30 (25.64%) Salt
19 30 (25.64%) Ansible
20 29 (24.79%) Red Hat
20 29 (24.79%) Git (software)
20 29 (24.79%) Ubuntu
21 27 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
22 26 (22.22%) Windows
23 25 (21.37%) C

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 55 (47.01%) Apache
2 35 (29.91%) nginx
3 16 (13.68%) OpenStack
4 11 (9.40%) Tomcat
5 10 (8.55%) WebLogic
6 9 (7.69%) IIS
7 7 (5.98%) MediaWiki
7 7 (5.98%) Confluence
8 6 (5.13%) JBoss
9 4 (3.42%) ArcGIS
9 4 (3.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (3.42%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (3.42%) ArcSDE
9 4 (3.42%) WebSphere
9 4 (3.42%) GlassFish
9 4 (3.42%) Node.js
10 2 (1.71%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Simulink
1 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.26%) PaaS
3 8 (6.84%) IaaS
4 6 (5.13%) SaaS
5 2 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (27.35%) LAN
1 32 (27.35%) WAN
2 24 (20.51%) Firewall
3 19 (16.24%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.40%) VPN
5 10 (8.55%) DLNA
6 7 (5.98%) Network Security
6 7 (5.98%) IPv6
6 7 (5.98%) LDAP
6 7 (5.98%) IPsec
6 7 (5.98%) BGP
6 7 (5.98%) EIGRP
6 7 (5.98%) OSPF
7 5 (4.27%) HTTP
8 3 (2.56%) DNS
9 2 (1.71%) Internet
9 2 (1.71%) SAN
9 2 (1.71%) VLAN
9 2 (1.71%) SSH
10 1 (0.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) MySQL
2 14 (11.97%) Hadoop
3 13 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.98%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.71%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.71%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 35 (29.91%) Jenkins
2 31 (26.50%) Hudson
3 29 (24.79%) Git (software)
4 13 (11.11%) Subversion
5 8 (6.84%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (5.98%) SpecFlow
6 7 (5.98%) JIRA
6 7 (5.98%) Selenium
6 7 (5.98%) NUnit
6 7 (5.98%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.98%) WebDriver
6 7 (5.98%) TestNG
6 7 (5.98%) Eclipse
6 7 (5.98%) JUnit
7 2 (1.71%) LabVIEW
7 2 (1.71%) Maven
7 2 (1.71%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (5.98%) Electronics
2 6 (5.13%) Law
3 4 (3.42%) Back Office
4 2 (1.71%) Games
4 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.71%) Avionics
5 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (40.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 18 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 14 (11.97%) Developer
5 13 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Administrator
8 6 (5.13%) Operations Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Test Automation Specialist
8 6 (5.13%) Test Specialist
8 6 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Automation Specialist
9 5 (4.27%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.27%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.42%) UNIX Administrator
10 4 (3.42%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.64%) LAMP
2 25 (21.37%) HTML
3 24 (20.51%) CSS
4 15 (12.82%) .NET
5 8 (6.84%) XML
5 8 (6.84%) HTML5
6 6 (5.13%) Middleware
6 6 (5.13%) CGI
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (5.13%) WebCenter
6 6 (5.13%) CSS3
6 6 (5.13%) MCollective
7 4 (3.42%) XSLT
7 4 (3.42%) JSP
7 4 (3.42%) SOAP
7 4 (3.42%) Web Services
7 4 (3.42%) JSF
7 4 (3.42%) jQuery
7 4 (3.42%) JSON
7 4 (3.42%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.53%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.26%) Open Source
3 10 (8.55%) MPEG
4 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.98%) Wiki
6 6 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (4.27%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.42%) GIS
8 4 (3.42%) Data Structures
8 4 (3.42%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.42%) User Experience
9 3 (2.56%) Clustering
10 2 (1.71%) VHDL
10 2 (1.71%) Verilog
10 2 (1.71%) ASIC
10 2 (1.71%) Derivative
10 2 (1.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.85%) Xbox
11 1 (0.85%) STB
Operating Systems
1 98 (83.76%) Linux
2 42 (35.90%) UNIX
3 29 (24.79%) Ubuntu
4 26 (22.22%) Windows
5 25 (21.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (18.80%) CentOS
7 18 (15.38%) Debian
8 11 (9.40%) Android
9 10 (8.55%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (3.42%) Solaris
13 2 (1.71%) Fedora
13 2 (1.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.99%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (49.57%) DevOps
3 44 (37.61%) Configuration Management
4 39 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (18.80%) Scrum
5 22 (18.80%) OO
5 22 (18.80%) Software Engineering
6 20 (17.09%) Build Automation
7 19 (16.24%) Multithreading
8 17 (14.53%) OOA/OOD
9 15 (12.82%) Software Architecture
10 14 (11.97%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (11.97%) Mentoring
11 12 (10.26%) OOD
12 11 (9.40%) Kanban
12 11 (9.40%) OOP
13 10 (8.55%) Android Development
14 9 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (6.84%) Refactoring
16 7 (5.98%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 95 (81.20%) Python
2 78 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 47 (40.17%) Ruby
4 46 (39.32%) Java
5 41 (35.04%) PHP
6 32 (27.35%) JavaScript
7 25 (21.37%) C
8 24 (20.51%) C++
9 14 (11.97%) Shell Script
10 12 (10.26%) C#
10 12 (10.26%) SQL
11 10 (8.55%) PowerShell
12 9 (7.69%) Groovy
13 6 (5.13%) Jython
14 4 (3.42%) VBA
14 4 (3.42%) Korn
15 2 (1.71%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.71%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.85%) Scala
16 1 (0.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 27 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (21.37%) CCNA
3 21 (17.95%) Degree
4 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.42%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.71%) CCNP
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) DO-254
1 2 (1.71%) DO-160
2 1 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (16.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (12.82%) Samba
3 8 (6.84%) KVM
4 7 (5.98%) iptables
4 7 (5.98%) XenServer
4 7 (5.98%) Postfix
5 6 (5.13%) Active Directory
5 6 (5.13%) VirtualBox
5 6 (5.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (3.42%) Varnish
7 3 (2.56%) Docker
8 2 (1.71%) NFS
8 2 (1.71%) Squid
8 2 (1.71%) Gluster
8 2 (1.71%) RHEV
8 2 (1.71%) oVirt
8 2 (1.71%) GFS2
9 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.85%) Snort
9 1 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 66 (56.41%) Puppet
2 52 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (28.21%) Nagios
4 30 (25.64%) Salt
4 30 (25.64%) Ansible
5 11 (9.40%) ZABBIX
5 11 (9.40%) Zenoss
6 8 (6.84%) Vagrant
7 6 (5.13%) Graphite
7 6 (5.13%) Oracle Identity Management
8 4 (3.42%) Opsview
9 2 (1.71%) Munin
9 2 (1.71%) SELinux
9 2 (1.71%) Icinga
9 2 (1.71%) Pacemaker
9 2 (1.71%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.71%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (24.79%) Red Hat
2 23 (19.66%) VMware
3 21 (17.95%) Oracle
4 8 (6.84%) Cisco
4 8 (6.84%) Citrix
5 4 (3.42%) ESRI
5 4 (3.42%) Mapinfo
6 3 (2.56%) Cadence
7 2 (1.71%) Xilinx
7 2 (1.71%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (1.71%) Altera
7 2 (1.71%) Synopsys
7 2 (1.71%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.71%) Percona
8 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.85%) Remedy
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