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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 94 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 22 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.22% 1.44% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.58% 2.47% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 40
Average salary £59,500 £50,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% +26.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,800 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
854 930 1383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.42% 58.16% 64.75%
Number of salaries quoted 723 745 1212
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £50,500
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +2 7 £67,500 +35.00%
Chester +8 3 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Warrington - 2 £50,000 -
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 29 (58.00%) TCP/IP
3 27 (54.00%) Finance
4 26 (52.00%) DNS
5 22 (44.00%) ITIL
5 22 (44.00%) SAN
5 22 (44.00%) Clustering
6 21 (42.00%) Load Balancing
6 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
6 21 (42.00%) SMTP
7 20 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 20 (40.00%) VB.NET
7 20 (40.00%) .NET
7 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (40.00%) Symantec
7 20 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (40.00%) NAS
7 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (38.00%) PowerShell
8 19 (38.00%) Migration
8 19 (38.00%) IIS
8 19 (38.00%) Linux
9 18 (36.00%) IronPort
10 17 (34.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 14 (28.00%) Python
12 11 (22.00%) UNIX
13 9 (18.00%) AIX
13 9 (18.00%) Middleware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 20 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 19 (38.00%) IIS
3 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) SAS
5 1 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (58.00%) TCP/IP
2 26 (52.00%) DNS
3 22 (44.00%) SAN
4 21 (42.00%) SMTP
5 20 (40.00%) NAS
6 9 (18.00%) SSL
7 6 (12.00%) Wireshark
8 5 (10.00%) HTTPS
8 5 (10.00%) FTP
8 5 (10.00%) HTTP
9 2 (4.00%) Firewall
10 1 (2.00%) DHCP
10 1 (2.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (12.00%) Consultant
1 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (8.00%) Developer
2 4 (8.00%) Administrator
2 4 (8.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (6.00%) Messaging Specialist
3 3 (6.00%) Perl Developer
3 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Specialist
3 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (4.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (4.00%) Perl Web Developer
4 2 (4.00%) Web Programmer
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Consultant
4 2 (4.00%) Perl Programmer
4 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (4.00%) Programmer
4 2 (4.00%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.00%) Middleware
3 8 (16.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (16.00%) ISPF
3 8 (16.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (12.00%) Flash
5 2 (4.00%) Web Services
5 2 (4.00%) Moose
6 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 1 (2.00%) Sphinx
6 1 (2.00%) HTML
6 1 (2.00%) CSS
6 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Clustering
2 8 (16.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) STB
4 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.00%) iPhone
4 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (38.00%) Linux
4 11 (22.00%) UNIX
5 9 (18.00%) AIX
6 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) Solaris
8 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.00%) CentOS
8 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) ITIL
2 21 (42.00%) Load Balancing
3 19 (38.00%) Migration
4 7 (14.00%) Information Security
5 4 (8.00%) Change Management
6 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.00%) OOP
7 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.00%) Logistics
8 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.00%) Identity Management
8 1 (2.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.00%) Validation
8 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 19 (38.00%) PowerShell
3 14 (28.00%) Python
4 8 (16.00%) JCL
5 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.00%) Ruby
6 3 (6.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.00%) Java
8 1 (2.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) CISSP
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) RHCE
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.00%) Veritas File System
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.00%) GPFS
3 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (34.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.00%) Puppet
4 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.00%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.00%) Opsview
4 1 (2.00%) Legato
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Symantec
2 18 (36.00%) IronPort
3 3 (6.00%) IBM
3 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.00%) McAfee
4 2 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Splunk
5 1 (2.00%) Sun
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Compaq
5 1 (2.00%) EMC
5 1 (2.00%) NetApp
5 1 (2.00%) Veritas
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago