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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 100 101 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 28 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.44% 1.01% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 1.70% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 22
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
1017 941 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.13% 59.29% 57.77%
Number of salaries quoted 836 821 1062
Average salary £35,154 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.44% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 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 September 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 - 8 £34,000 -
Knutsford -1 7 £52,500 -1.86%
Warrington -14 4 £41,250 -16.66% 1
Crewe -6 1 £35,000 +3.70%
Macclesfield - 1 £20,500 -
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 19 (38.78%) Windows
4 18 (36.73%) Python
5 14 (28.57%) Linux
6 13 (26.53%) Change Management
7 12 (24.49%) SQL
7 12 (24.49%) .NET
8 11 (22.45%) ITIL
9 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
9 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
9 10 (20.41%) QA
10 9 (18.37%) Incident Management
10 9 (18.37%) Bash Shell
10 9 (18.37%) Clustering
10 9 (18.37%) SAN
10 9 (18.37%) IBM
10 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
10 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (18.37%) Apache
10 9 (18.37%) MySQL
10 9 (18.37%) VBScript
10 9 (18.37%) C#
11 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (16.33%) DNS
11 8 (16.33%) UNIX
11 8 (16.33%) SMTP
11 8 (16.33%) Middleware
11 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
11 8 (16.33%) Load Balancing

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (18.37%) Apache
2 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.16%) SAS
4 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (4.08%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP MDM
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.37%) SAN
3 8 (16.33%) DNS
3 8 (16.33%) SMTP
4 7 (14.29%) NAS
5 6 (12.24%) LDAP
6 5 (10.20%) SSL
7 3 (6.12%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (6.12%) Firewall
8 1 (2.04%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) MySQL
2 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.12%) Big Data
6 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.08%) PowerCenter
6 2 (4.08%) Spotfire
6 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Perl Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Development Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Development Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Junior
7 2 (4.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) .NET
2 8 (16.33%) Middleware
3 6 (12.24%) HTML
3 6 (12.24%) CSS
4 4 (8.16%) Web Services
4 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 3 (6.12%) VML
6 2 (4.08%) J2EE
6 2 (4.08%) XML
6 2 (4.08%) Sphinx
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (4.08%) Ajax
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.04%) ISPF
7 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (2.04%) XHTML
7 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Clustering
2 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) Taxonomies
4 2 (4.08%) Informatics
4 2 (4.08%) Life Science
4 2 (4.08%) iPhone
4 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.04%) Firmware
5 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Linux
3 8 (16.33%) UNIX
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.12%) Android
7 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.08%) AIX
8 1 (2.04%) Solaris
8 1 (2.04%) CentOS
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Change Management
2 11 (22.45%) ITIL
3 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (18.37%) Incident Management
4 8 (16.33%) Load Balancing
4 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
5 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.24%) Validation
7 5 (10.20%) CRM
7 5 (10.20%) Project Management
7 5 (10.20%) Document Management
8 4 (8.16%) Workflow
8 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.16%) Regression Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Identity Management
8 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
8 4 (8.16%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
2 18 (36.73%) Python
3 12 (24.49%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) C#
4 9 (18.37%) VBScript
4 9 (18.37%) Bash Shell
5 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 7 (14.29%) Java
6 6 (12.24%) Ruby
7 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.16%) PHP
8 4 (8.16%) C
8 4 (8.16%) C++
9 3 (6.12%) VB
10 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.04%) JCL
11 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) HND
2 4 (8.16%) ISEB
3 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.04%) RHCE
5 1 (2.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) XenApp
2 4 (8.16%) XenDesktop
2 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.04%) Samba
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas File System
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.04%) RHEV
4 1 (2.04%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (10.20%) Puppet
3 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.16%) Tivoli
3 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (2.04%) Nagios
4 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.04%) Capistrano
4 1 (2.04%) Opsview
4 1 (2.04%) Legato
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) IBM
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Symantec
2 7 (14.29%) McAfee
3 6 (12.24%) VMware
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle
5 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix
6 2 (4.08%) Hyperion
6 2 (4.08%) Informatica
6 2 (4.08%) NetApp
6 2 (4.08%) EMC
6 2 (4.08%) Business Objects
6 2 (4.08%) SAP
6 2 (4.08%) JBoss
7 1 (2.04%) Sybase
7 1 (2.04%) Sun
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Compaq
7 1 (2.04%) Veritas
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago