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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 109 116 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -44
Permanent jobs citing Perl 12 7 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.68% 0.44% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 0.72% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 39
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
895 978 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.45% 60.86% 56.85%
Number of salaries quoted 750 904 828
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 36 (80.00%) Python
2 30 (66.67%) Ruby
3 23 (51.11%) SQL
4 21 (46.67%) Bash Shell
5 19 (42.22%) Java
6 17 (37.78%) Linux
6 17 (37.78%) QA
7 15 (33.33%) UNIX
7 15 (33.33%) PHP
8 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
8 14 (31.11%) HTML
8 14 (31.11%) Selenium
9 12 (26.67%) Test Strategy
10 11 (24.44%) Windows
10 11 (24.44%) Automated Testing
10 11 (24.44%) Scrum
11 10 (22.22%) C#
11 10 (22.22%) MySQL
11 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
12 9 (20.00%) FitNesse
12 9 (20.00%) Oracle
12 9 (20.00%) .NET
13 8 (17.78%) C++
13 8 (17.78%) JMeter
13 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
13 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (17.78%) Silverlight
13 8 (17.78%) HTML5
14 7 (15.56%) Open Source

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.44%) Zimbra
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) Node.js
3 1 (2.22%) MediaWiki
3 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) LDAP
2 4 (8.89%) SAN
2 4 (8.89%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (4.44%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.44%) NAS
4 2 (4.44%) OpenVPN
4 2 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.44%) SSH
4 2 (4.44%) IPv6
5 1 (2.22%) VLAN
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
5 1 (2.22%) IPv4
5 1 (2.22%) IPsec
5 1 (2.22%) OSPF
5 1 (2.22%) BGP
5 1 (2.22%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) MySQL
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.11%) Big Data
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Selenium
2 9 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 8 (17.78%) JMeter
4 4 (8.89%) WATIR
4 4 (8.89%) WatiN
4 4 (8.89%) WebDriver
4 4 (8.89%) Ranorex
5 3 (6.67%) Subversion
6 2 (4.44%) JIRA
6 2 (4.44%) Bugzilla
6 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.22%) Hudson
7 1 (2.22%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.22%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
1 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Tester
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Senior Tester
3 8 (17.78%) QA Tester
3 8 (17.78%) Senior QA Tester
3 8 (17.78%) Automation Tester
3 8 (17.78%) Senior Automation Tester
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Database Designer
5 5 (11.11%) Web Designer
5 5 (11.11%) Designer
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Design Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) HTML
2 9 (20.00%) .NET
3 8 (17.78%) Silverlight
3 8 (17.78%) HTML5
4 6 (13.33%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.11%) jQuery
5 5 (11.11%) Flash
5 5 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (11.11%) Java EE
6 2 (4.44%) LAMP
7 1 (2.22%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Open Source
2 2 (4.44%) DTV
2 2 (4.44%) Device Driver
2 2 (4.44%) Verilog
2 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.44%) Physics
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Wiki
3 1 (2.22%) FMCG
3 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.22%) IPTV
3 1 (2.22%) Informatics
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Linux
2 15 (33.33%) UNIX
3 11 (24.44%) Windows
4 7 (15.56%) Ubuntu
5 4 (8.89%) CentOS
5 4 (8.89%) Debian
6 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.44%) Solaris
8 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.22%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Test Strategy
2 11 (24.44%) Scrum
2 11 (24.44%) Automated Testing
3 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
6 4 (8.89%) Project Management
7 3 (6.67%) OO
7 3 (6.67%) RUP
7 3 (6.67%) DevOps
7 3 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Test Management
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL
8 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.44%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) Python
2 30 (66.67%) Ruby
3 23 (51.11%) SQL
4 21 (46.67%) Bash Shell
5 19 (42.22%) Java
6 15 (33.33%) PHP
7 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
8 10 (22.22%) C#
9 8 (17.78%) C++
10 5 (11.11%) C
11 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.22%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) RHCE
3 1 (2.22%) CCNP
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Samba
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) NFS
3 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.22%) Squid
4 1 (2.22%) Xen
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) Postfix
4 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Nagios
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
3 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.22%) YUM
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.22%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Compuware
5 2 (4.44%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) Citrix
5 2 (4.44%) Empirix
5 2 (4.44%) Scalix
6 1 (2.22%) Splunk
6 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.22%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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NCT
Salary: Up to £30,000 pa
Posted: 14 days ago
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SDL Plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago