The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 54 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 5 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.45% 3.00% 4.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 4.12% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 18
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
245 170 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 71.22% 72.96% 69.77%
Number of salaries quoted 212 164 205
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
Gloucestershire

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Perl
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Perl Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 12 (92.31%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) C++
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
5 5 (38.46%) Electronics
5 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
5 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 5 (38.46%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) C
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) UNIX
7 3 (23.08%) Ant
7 3 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) Sun Certification
7 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
7 3 (23.08%) DHCP
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) OO
7 3 (23.08%) Sun
7 3 (23.08%) Maven
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Subversion
7 3 (23.08%) Release Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Ant
1 3 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (15.38%) Ranorex
2 2 (15.38%) WATIR
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) FitNesse
2 2 (15.38%) WatiN
2 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
2 2 (15.38%) JMeter
2 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (38.46%) Electronics
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) QA Tester
5 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Tester
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
2 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) HPUX
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Release Management
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 5 (38.46%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) C
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Lua
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Sun Certification
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) Sun
3 2 (15.38%) Brocade
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) JBoss
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Veritas
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
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