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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank - 37 40
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 2.55% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.15% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
144 136 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 60.00% 49.45% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 74 90 109
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,916 £28,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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