The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 24 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.68% 6.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 11.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.12% -
Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
76 42 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 51.01% 56.00% 69.85%
Number of salaries quoted 73 39 95
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
Essex

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 11 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA