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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 76 119 79
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -40
Permanent jobs citing Perl 51 9 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.65% 0.52% 2.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.79% 0.87% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 24
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £33,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £39,000 £46,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
1065 1039 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 55.35% 59.54% 63.11%
Number of salaries quoted 945 929 971
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 January 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 50 (67.57%) Python
2 48 (64.86%) Linux
3 44 (59.46%) Bash Shell
4 36 (48.65%) Java
4 36 (48.65%) Ruby
5 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (37.84%) PHP
7 27 (36.49%) C++
8 25 (33.78%) HTML
8 25 (33.78%) Puppet
8 25 (33.78%) Opscode Chef
9 24 (32.43%) OO
10 23 (31.08%) CSS
10 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
11 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
12 21 (28.38%) C
13 20 (27.03%) DevOps
14 19 (25.68%) Ubuntu
14 19 (25.68%) Degree
14 19 (25.68%) MySQL
14 19 (25.68%) Apache
14 19 (25.68%) Red Hat
15 18 (24.32%) Scrum
16 17 (22.97%) OOA/OOD
16 17 (22.97%) C#
17 15 (20.27%) Windows
17 15 (20.27%) Multithreading
17 15 (20.27%) Software Architecture
18 14 (18.92%) CentOS
18 14 (18.92%) nginx

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 19 (25.68%) Apache
2 14 (18.92%) nginx
3 7 (9.46%) Apache Solr
3 7 (9.46%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (8.11%) Confluence
4 6 (8.11%) MediaWiki
5 5 (6.76%) IIS
6 4 (5.41%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.35%) JBoss
7 1 (1.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.70%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) LAN
1 12 (16.22%) WAN
1 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
1 12 (16.22%) Firewall
1 12 (16.22%) DLNA
2 7 (9.46%) VPN
3 6 (8.11%) IPv6
3 6 (8.11%) OSPF
3 6 (8.11%) BGP
3 6 (8.11%) Network Security
3 6 (8.11%) IPsec
3 6 (8.11%) LDAP
3 6 (8.11%) EIGRP
4 2 (2.70%) DVB
5 1 (1.35%) SAN
5 1 (1.35%) DNS
5 1 (1.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) MySQL
2 13 (17.57%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.81%) NoSQL
4 7 (9.46%) MariaDB
4 7 (9.46%) Hadoop
4 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Subversion
1 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.22%) Hudson
2 12 (16.22%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.46%) Mercurial
4 6 (8.11%) WebDriver
4 6 (8.11%) Cucumber
4 6 (8.11%) JIRA
4 6 (8.11%) Selenium
5 5 (6.76%) TestNG
5 5 (6.76%) JUnit
5 5 (6.76%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.76%) NUnit
5 5 (6.76%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.70%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (2.70%) Electronics
1 2 (2.70%) Aerospace
1 2 (2.70%) Marketing
1 2 (2.70%) Avionics
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (21.62%) Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) C++ Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Test Specialist
6 5 (6.76%) Automation Specialist
6 5 (6.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Test Automation Specialist
7 4 (5.41%) Development Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.70%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.70%) C Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) Programmer
10 1 (1.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.78%) HTML
2 23 (31.08%) CSS
3 9 (12.16%) .NET
4 7 (9.46%) LAMP
4 7 (9.46%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (9.46%) HTML5
4 7 (9.46%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (5.41%) CSS3
5 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.05%) XML
7 2 (2.70%) JNI
8 1 (1.35%) Ajax
8 1 (1.35%) JSON
8 1 (1.35%) Symfony
8 1 (1.35%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (1.35%) CakePHP
8 1 (1.35%) jQuery
8 1 (1.35%) Middleware
8 1 (1.35%) J2EE
8 1 (1.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.22%) Open Source
2 12 (16.22%) MPEG
3 8 (10.81%) Data Structures
3 8 (10.81%) Algorithms
4 7 (9.46%) Derivative
5 6 (8.11%) Wiki
6 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.05%) Physics
6 3 (4.05%) ASIC
6 3 (4.05%) Device Driver
6 3 (4.05%) Verilog
6 3 (4.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.70%) VHDL
7 2 (2.70%) DTV
7 2 (2.70%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.35%) SystemC
8 1 (1.35%) New Media
8 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.86%) Linux
2 19 (25.68%) Ubuntu
3 15 (20.27%) Windows
4 14 (18.92%) Debian
4 14 (18.92%) CentOS
5 13 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (17.57%) Android
6 8 (10.81%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (9.46%) Fedora
7 7 (9.46%) UNIX
8 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.43%) OO
3 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
4 20 (27.03%) DevOps
5 18 (24.32%) Scrum
6 17 (22.97%) OOA/OOD
7 15 (20.27%) Multithreading
7 15 (20.27%) Software Architecture
8 13 (17.57%) Kanban
8 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (16.22%) Android Development
10 11 (14.86%) Configuration Management
11 10 (13.51%) OOD
11 10 (13.51%) Refactoring
12 9 (12.16%) Time Management
13 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
13 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
14 6 (8.11%) Database Theory
14 6 (8.11%) Relational Database Theory
14 6 (8.11%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (67.57%) Python
2 44 (59.46%) Bash Shell
3 36 (48.65%) Ruby
3 36 (48.65%) Java
4 28 (37.84%) PHP
5 27 (36.49%) C++
6 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
7 21 (28.38%) C
8 17 (22.97%) C#
9 12 (16.22%) SQL
10 8 (10.81%) Shell Script
11 5 (6.76%) Groovy
11 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.70%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.70%) Tcl
12 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.70%) VB
12 2 (2.70%) VBA
13 1 (1.35%) Scala
13 1 (1.35%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) CCNA
2 6 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) DO-254
1 2 (2.70%) DO-160
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.46%) Varnish
2 7 (9.46%) Samba
3 6 (8.11%) Postfix
3 6 (8.11%) XenServer
4 1 (1.35%) Gluster
4 1 (1.35%) KVM
4 1 (1.35%) Docker
4 1 (1.35%) RHEV
4 1 (1.35%) oVirt
4 1 (1.35%) Squid
4 1 (1.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (33.78%) Puppet
1 25 (33.78%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (17.57%) Ansible
2 13 (17.57%) Nagios
2 13 (17.57%) ZABBIX
3 12 (16.22%) Salt
3 12 (16.22%) Zenoss
4 7 (9.46%) Icinga
4 7 (9.46%) Munin
4 7 (9.46%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.35%) SELinux
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.35%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Red Hat
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) VMware
3 7 (9.46%) Percona
4 6 (8.11%) Citrix
5 3 (4.05%) Synopsys
6 2 (2.70%) Altera
6 2 (2.70%) Cadence
6 2 (2.70%) Xilinx
6 2 (2.70%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (1.35%) Zend
7 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.35%) Remedy
7 1 (1.35%) Magma
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + standard market benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago