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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 35 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.25% - 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.56% - 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £34,000 - £34,000
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
122 130 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.59% 55.32% 71.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82 110 134
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Chester region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Chester

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (66.67%) Validation
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) SAS
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Sybase
6 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) AIX
6 1 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (11.11%) Apache
6 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (11.11%) Sun
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Compaq
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 2 (22.22%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Perl Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Python Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Python Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Samba
1 1 (11.11%) Sendmail
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas File System
1 1 (11.11%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Legato
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) EMC
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Compaq