The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 37 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.26% 0.39% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% 0.71% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £34,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
129 140 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 48.50% 54.26% 69.39%
Number of salaries quoted 87 110 123
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
Cheshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) SAS
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
4 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Python Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Perl Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Perl Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Python Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) RHEV
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) EMC
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Sybase
Chester
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