The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank - 43 45
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.39% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.58% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 173 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.57% 67.58% 61.60%
Number of salaries quoted 69 141 150
Average salary £38,250 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.86% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Perl
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Perl Salary Trend in Chester

Perl
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Malware Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible