The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 33 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.18% 3.29% 3.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 11.67% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -31.03%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 60 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 36.47% 28.17% 70.79%
Number of salaries quoted 54 46 156
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Perl
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Canary Wharf region.

Perl Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Sybase
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Market Making
3 1 (25.00%) CGI
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) C#

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CGI
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (25.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Market Making
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft