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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 118 97 97
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 12 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.68% 1.55% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 2.93% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +5.00%
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
975 1024 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 55.46% 52.92% 57.28%
Number of salaries quoted 816 830 807
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Knutsford -3 3 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15 (78.95%) Linux
1 15 (78.95%) Python
2 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) UNIX
4 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
5 7 (36.84%) Banking
5 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
5 7 (36.84%) Big Data
5 7 (36.84%) Analytics
6 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
7 5 (26.32%) AIX
7 5 (26.32%) PHP
7 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
7 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
8 4 (21.05%) Open Source
8 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
8 4 (21.05%) Cyber Security
8 4 (21.05%) DevOps
8 4 (21.05%) Cybercrime
8 4 (21.05%) MySQL
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
8 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (21.05%) Online Banking
8 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
8 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (21.05%) Information Security
9 3 (15.79%) VMware
9 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) iPlanet
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
1 7 (36.84%) Big Data
2 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) SonarQube
2 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Ant
2 3 (15.79%) ClearCase
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) AppScan
3 2 (10.53%) Metasploit
3 2 (10.53%) Hudson
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Data Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) XML
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Online Banking
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (21.05%) Cybercrime
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) HP Superdome
2 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) UNIX
3 5 (26.32%) AIX
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) HPUX
4 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
2 7 (36.84%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Cyber Security
3 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
3 4 (21.05%) Open Source
3 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Information Security
3 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Samba
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Netcool
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Perforce
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Splunk
4 2 (10.53%) HP
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago