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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 37 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Perl 20 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.06% 3.66% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.95% 6.37% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
201 251 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 50.89% 57.44% 58.78%
Number of salaries quoted 161 217 146
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016, 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 28 (71.79%) Python
2 22 (56.41%) Ruby
3 19 (48.72%) C
3 19 (48.72%) C++
3 19 (48.72%) Java
4 17 (43.59%) PHP
5 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
6 13 (33.33%) Linux
6 13 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (30.77%) Malware Analysis
7 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 12 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 12 (30.77%) Digital Media
8 11 (28.21%) Internet
8 11 (28.21%) Windows
9 10 (25.64%) Mathematics
10 8 (20.51%) Information Security
10 8 (20.51%) Assembly Language
10 8 (20.51%) OO
10 8 (20.51%) Apache
10 8 (20.51%) Physics
10 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
10 8 (20.51%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (20.51%) Degree
10 8 (20.51%) Digital Forensics
10 8 (20.51%) Algorithms
11 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (17.95%) VMware
12 6 (15.38%) LAMP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (20.51%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) Confluence
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Spark
4 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (28.21%) Internet
3 5 (12.82%) DHCP
3 5 (12.82%) DNS
3 5 (12.82%) Firewall
4 4 (10.26%) SMTP
4 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) HTTP
5 1 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) MySQL
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.13%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.13%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.13%) Neo4j
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.56%) Hudson
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
1 12 (30.77%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 12 (30.77%) Security Analyst
1 12 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
1 12 (30.77%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
1 12 (30.77%) Senior Security Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Network Operations Specialist
3 8 (20.51%) Network Specialist
4 6 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Administrator
5 5 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
1 6 (15.38%) LAMP
2 5 (12.82%) OpenCL
3 4 (10.26%) J2EE
4 2 (5.13%) Java EE
4 2 (5.13%) Kafka
4 2 (5.13%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Digital Media
2 10 (25.64%) Mathematics
3 8 (20.51%) Algorithms
3 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
3 8 (20.51%) Physics
4 6 (15.38%) User Experience
5 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (12.82%) VHDL
6 2 (5.13%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) Mac OS X
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Debian
6 1 (2.56%) FreeNAS
6 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (30.77%) Malware Analysis
2 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 8 (20.51%) Digital Forensics
3 8 (20.51%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (20.51%) Information Security
3 8 (20.51%) OO
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.82%) Open Source
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Analytics
7 2 (5.13%) OOP
8 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) Scrum
8 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) Python
2 22 (56.41%) Ruby
3 19 (48.72%) C
3 19 (48.72%) C++
3 19 (48.72%) Java
4 17 (43.59%) PHP
5 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 8 (20.51%) Assembly Language
7 5 (12.82%) Scala
7 5 (12.82%) SQL
8 4 (10.26%) C#
8 4 (10.26%) VBScript
9 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) vSphere
3 2 (5.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
1 4 (10.26%) SCOM
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) VMware
2 5 (12.82%) Atlassian
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
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