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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 49 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.40% 1.50% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.63% 2.06% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 7
Average salary £47,500 £36,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.13% -27.00%
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
216 243 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 51.92% 72.97% 71.37%
Number of salaries quoted 178 208 163
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015, 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 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Python
3 17 (68.00%) Linux
4 16 (64.00%) SQL
5 13 (52.00%) PowerShell
6 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (48.00%) DNS
6 12 (48.00%) Firewall
6 12 (48.00%) VMware
7 10 (40.00%) Cisco
8 9 (36.00%) Oracle
9 8 (32.00%) MySQL
9 8 (32.00%) DHCP
9 8 (32.00%) Ruby
9 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
10 7 (28.00%) Network Architecture
10 7 (28.00%) FTP
10 7 (28.00%) LDAP
10 7 (28.00%) SSL
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (28.00%) Finance
10 7 (28.00%) Information Security
10 7 (28.00%) Telnet
10 7 (28.00%) Juniper
10 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
11 6 (24.00%) UNIX
11 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
12 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (20.00%) Wireshark
12 5 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (48.00%) DNS
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) DHCP
3 7 (28.00%) FTP
3 7 (28.00%) LDAP
3 7 (28.00%) SSL
3 7 (28.00%) Telnet
4 5 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 4 (16.00%) VPN
5 4 (16.00%) HTTP
6 3 (12.00%) Internet
7 2 (8.00%) Network Security
7 2 (8.00%) NAS
7 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (8.00%) SAN
8 1 (4.00%) SDH
8 1 (4.00%) 3G
8 1 (4.00%) 2G
8 1 (4.00%) 2.5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JUnit
1 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.00%) NUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) TestNG
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Network Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Tester
7 1 (4.00%) IT Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) UNIX
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Information Security
1 7 (28.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (16.00%) SIEM
4 3 (12.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Python
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (32.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (4.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Snort
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (28.00%) Juniper
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Apple
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago