The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 29 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 0.61% 2.01% 6.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 4.17% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Perl
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 72 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 47.27% 48.32% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 73 69 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Perl
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Perl Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Perl
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python