The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 96 109 102
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Perl 31 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.62% 0.71% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.44% 1.15% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 41
Average salary £65,000 £45,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.07% +22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,350 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Perl
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
901 1045 1421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.00% 61.62% 64.15%
Number of salaries quoted 789 854 1254
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Perl
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Perl Salary Trend in Cheshire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Perl
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +18 6 £67,500 +66.66%
Knutsford +5 5 £65,000 +30.00%
Northwich - 2 £37,500 -
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 38 (64.41%) Finance
2 31 (52.54%) Windows
3 28 (47.46%) TCP/IP
4 27 (45.76%) DNS
5 24 (40.68%) ITIL
6 23 (38.98%) SAN
6 23 (38.98%) Clustering
6 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
7 22 (37.29%) Load Balancing
7 22 (37.29%) SMTP
8 21 (35.59%) VB.NET
8 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (35.59%) Symantec
8 21 (35.59%) MS Exchange
8 21 (35.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (35.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (35.59%) NAS
8 21 (35.59%) .NET
8 21 (35.59%) Norton AntiVirus
9 18 (30.51%) Linux
9 18 (30.51%) Python
10 16 (27.12%) PowerShell
10 16 (27.12%) IIS
11 14 (23.73%) Migration
11 14 (23.73%) IronPort
12 13 (22.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 12 (20.34%) Change Management
13 12 (20.34%) UNIX
14 11 (18.64%) Middleware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 21 (35.59%) MS Exchange
1 21 (35.59%) Exchange Server 2007
1 21 (35.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 16 (27.12%) IIS
3 9 (15.25%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.47%) Apache
5 2 (3.39%) SAS
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.69%) JBoss
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.69%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (47.46%) TCP/IP
2 27 (45.76%) DNS
3 23 (38.98%) SAN
4 22 (37.29%) SMTP
5 21 (35.59%) NAS
6 10 (16.95%) SSL
7 6 (10.17%) Wireshark
8 5 (8.47%) HTTPS
8 5 (8.47%) FTP
8 5 (8.47%) HTTP
9 3 (5.08%) LDAP
10 2 (3.39%) Firewall
11 1 (1.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (64.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
2 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (20.34%) Developer
2 10 (16.95%) Perl Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Python Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Messaging Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Exchange Specialist
7 3 (5.08%) Messaging Specialist
7 3 (5.08%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (3.39%) Perl Programmer
8 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Perl Web Developer
8 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Web Programmer
8 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) .NET
2 11 (18.64%) Middleware
3 8 (13.56%) ISPF
3 8 (13.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 8 (13.56%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (10.17%) Flash
5 4 (6.78%) Web Services
6 3 (5.08%) HTML
6 3 (5.08%) CSS
7 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 1 (1.69%) Sphinx
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.69%) Ajax
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.69%) J2EE
8 1 (1.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Clustering
2 8 (13.56%) Mainframe
3 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) STB
5 1 (1.69%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.69%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Windows
2 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (30.51%) Linux
4 12 (20.34%) UNIX
5 9 (15.25%) AIX
6 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.39%) Android
9 1 (1.69%) CentOS
9 1 (1.69%) Solaris
9 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) ITIL
2 22 (37.29%) Load Balancing
3 14 (23.73%) Migration
4 12 (20.34%) Change Management
5 8 (13.56%) Problem Management
5 8 (13.56%) Incident Management
6 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.86%) Information Security
7 6 (10.17%) Validation
8 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.39%) Identity Management
8 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.39%) OOP
9 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.69%) MVC
9 1 (1.69%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) VB.NET
2 18 (30.51%) Python
3 16 (27.12%) PowerShell
4 8 (13.56%) JCL
5 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.08%) PHP
6 3 (5.08%) SQL
7 2 (3.39%) Ruby
8 1 (1.69%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) MCSE
3 1 (1.69%) CISSP
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) RHCE
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.69%) Veritas File System
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.69%) GPFS
3 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (35.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 13 (22.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (3.39%) Puppet
4 1 (1.69%) Legato
4 1 (1.69%) Nagios
4 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.69%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.69%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.69%) Opsview
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Symantec
2 14 (23.73%) IronPort
3 7 (11.86%) McAfee
4 4 (6.78%) IBM
5 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.39%) VMware
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle
7 1 (1.69%) Sun
7 1 (1.69%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) Compaq
7 1 (1.69%) EMC
7 1 (1.69%) NetApp
7 1 (1.69%) Veritas
7 1 (1.69%) Splunk
Macclesfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 24 days ago