The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 45 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.19% 3.81% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 5.73% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £38,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
200 157 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 59.52% 66.53% 59.67%
Number of salaries quoted 180 150 170
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 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 7 (77.78%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Telnet
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) LDAP
4 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) FTP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) Telnet
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) FTP
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (11.11%) Ranorex
2 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Incident Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Lua
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
1 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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