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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 71 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -17
Permanent jobs citing Perl 53 16 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.76% 0.90% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.02% 1.59% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 35
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £48,000
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
1055 1007 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 54.98% 56.64% 67.63%
Number of salaries quoted 943 890 1084
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 27 March 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 79 (73.83%) Linux
1 79 (73.83%) Python
2 60 (56.07%) Bash Shell
3 53 (49.53%) Puppet
4 48 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (42.06%) Ruby
5 45 (42.06%) Java
6 44 (41.12%) Opscode Chef
7 43 (40.19%) PHP
8 39 (36.45%) Apache
8 39 (36.45%) DevOps
9 30 (28.04%) JavaScript
10 29 (27.10%) Red Hat
10 29 (27.10%) Ubuntu
11 28 (26.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (26.17%) Configuration Management
12 27 (25.23%) C++
13 26 (24.30%) HTML
13 26 (24.30%) C
13 26 (24.30%) UNIX
14 25 (23.36%) OO
14 25 (23.36%) Firewall
14 25 (23.36%) Software Engineering
14 25 (23.36%) Degree
15 24 (22.43%) CentOS
15 24 (22.43%) CSS
16 23 (21.50%) Windows
16 23 (21.50%) nginx
17 22 (20.56%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (20.56%) Oracle

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (36.45%) Apache
2 23 (21.50%) nginx
3 7 (6.54%) Apache Solr
3 7 (6.54%) IIS
3 7 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.61%) MediaWiki
4 6 (5.61%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.61%) Confluence
5 5 (4.67%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.87%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.87%) JBoss
7 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.87%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.21%) PaaS
2 6 (5.61%) IaaS
2 6 (5.61%) SaaS
3 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.87%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.36%) Firewall
2 21 (19.63%) LAN
2 21 (19.63%) WAN
3 18 (16.82%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.35%) DLNA
5 9 (8.41%) VPN
6 6 (5.61%) IPv6
6 6 (5.61%) OSPF
6 6 (5.61%) BGP
6 6 (5.61%) EIGRP
6 6 (5.61%) Network Security
6 6 (5.61%) IPsec
6 6 (5.61%) LDAP
7 3 (2.80%) DNS
8 2 (1.87%) SAN
8 2 (1.87%) SSH
9 1 (0.93%) VLAN
9 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.93%) NAS
9 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.63%) MySQL
2 19 (17.76%) Hadoop
3 13 (12.15%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.48%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.54%) MariaDB
5 7 (6.54%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.61%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (20.56%) Jenkins
2 20 (18.69%) Hudson
3 17 (15.89%) Git (software)
4 15 (14.02%) Subversion
5 8 (7.48%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (6.54%) Eclipse
6 7 (6.54%) JUnit
6 7 (6.54%) Selenium
6 7 (6.54%) TestNG
6 7 (6.54%) Mercurial
6 7 (6.54%) WebDriver
6 7 (6.54%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.54%) SpecFlow
6 7 (6.54%) NUnit
7 6 (5.61%) JIRA
8 2 (1.87%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (6.54%) Electronics
2 6 (5.61%) Law
3 2 (1.87%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.87%) Marketing
3 2 (1.87%) Avionics
3 2 (1.87%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (28.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (15.89%) Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Software Engineer
4 13 (12.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 9 (8.41%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) C++ Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Test Automation Specialist
8 6 (5.61%) Automation Specialist
8 6 (5.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Operations Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Senior Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Test Specialist
9 5 (4.67%) Development Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) C Software Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.80%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.80%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.30%) HTML
2 24 (22.43%) CSS
3 17 (15.89%) LAMP
4 11 (10.28%) .NET
5 7 (6.54%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (6.54%) HTML5
5 7 (6.54%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (5.61%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (5.61%) WebCenter
6 6 (5.61%) MCollective
6 6 (5.61%) CGI
6 6 (5.61%) Middleware
7 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.74%) XML
7 4 (3.74%) CSS3
8 2 (1.87%) libvirt
8 2 (1.87%) JNI
9 1 (0.93%) Ajax
9 1 (0.93%) JSON
9 1 (0.93%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.69%) Computer Science
2 18 (16.82%) Open Source
3 12 (11.21%) Management Information System
4 10 (9.35%) MPEG
5 8 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.48%) Data Structures
5 8 (7.48%) Algorithms
6 7 (6.54%) Derivative
7 6 (5.61%) Wiki
7 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (2.80%) ASIC
8 3 (2.80%) Clustering
8 3 (2.80%) Verilog
9 2 (1.87%) VHDL
9 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.93%) Physics
10 1 (0.93%) SystemC
10 1 (0.93%) New Media
10 1 (0.93%) STB
Operating Systems
1 79 (73.83%) Linux
2 29 (27.10%) Ubuntu
3 28 (26.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (24.30%) UNIX
5 24 (22.43%) CentOS
6 23 (21.50%) Windows
7 22 (20.56%) Debian
8 15 (14.02%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (10.28%) Android
10 7 (6.54%) Fedora
11 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.87%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.45%) DevOps
3 28 (26.17%) Configuration Management
4 25 (23.36%) OO
4 25 (23.36%) Software Engineering
5 22 (20.56%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (18.69%) Multithreading
7 18 (16.82%) OOA/OOD
7 18 (16.82%) Scrum
8 16 (14.95%) Software Architecture
9 14 (13.08%) Mentoring
10 13 (12.15%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (10.28%) Kanban
12 10 (9.35%) OOD
12 10 (9.35%) Android Development
13 9 (8.41%) Time Management
14 8 (7.48%) Refactoring
14 8 (7.48%) Build Automation
15 7 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (6.54%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (73.83%) Python
2 60 (56.07%) Bash Shell
3 45 (42.06%) Ruby
3 45 (42.06%) Java
4 43 (40.19%) PHP
5 30 (28.04%) JavaScript
6 27 (25.23%) C++
7 26 (24.30%) C
8 19 (17.76%) C#
9 17 (15.89%) Shell Script
10 12 (11.21%) SQL
11 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
12 7 (6.54%) Groovy
13 6 (5.61%) Jython
14 2 (1.87%) Korn
14 2 (1.87%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.87%) Tcl
14 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.87%) VB
14 2 (1.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (23.36%) Degree
2 16 (14.95%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (14.02%) CCNA
4 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) CCNP
5 1 (0.93%) ISEB
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) DO-254
1 2 (1.87%) DO-160
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 15 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (13.08%) Samba
3 8 (7.48%) Varnish
3 8 (7.48%) KVM
4 6 (5.61%) VirtualBox
4 6 (5.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (5.61%) Active Directory
4 6 (5.61%) Postfix
4 6 (5.61%) XenServer
4 6 (5.61%) iptables
5 3 (2.80%) Docker
6 2 (1.87%) RHEV
6 2 (1.87%) oVirt
6 2 (1.87%) GFS2
6 2 (1.87%) NFS
6 2 (1.87%) Squid
6 2 (1.87%) Gluster
7 1 (0.93%) Firmware
7 1 (0.93%) Snort
Systems Management
1 53 (49.53%) Puppet
2 44 (41.12%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (20.56%) Ansible
4 20 (18.69%) Salt
4 20 (18.69%) Nagios
5 14 (13.08%) Zenoss
6 13 (12.15%) ZABBIX
7 7 (6.54%) Munin
7 7 (6.54%) Icinga
7 7 (6.54%) HAProxy
8 6 (5.61%) Graphite
8 6 (5.61%) Oracle Identity Management
8 6 (5.61%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.87%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.87%) Pacemaker
9 2 (1.87%) Opsview
9 2 (1.87%) SELinux
10 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (27.10%) Red Hat
2 22 (20.56%) Oracle
3 17 (15.89%) VMware
4 7 (6.54%) Percona
4 7 (6.54%) Cisco
4 7 (6.54%) Citrix
5 3 (2.80%) Cadence
5 3 (2.80%) Synopsys
6 2 (1.87%) Altera
6 2 (1.87%) Xilinx
6 2 (1.87%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.93%) Zend
7 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.93%) Remedy
7 1 (0.93%) Magma
7 1 (0.93%) Rackspace
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago