The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 87 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -2
Permanent jobs citing Perl 336 468 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.79% 3.86% 4.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.35% 6.91% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 297 437 500
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Perl
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6282 6777 7137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.16% 55.92% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5443 6123 6653
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Perl
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Perl Salary Trend in the City of London

Perl
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in the City of London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 389 (60.31%) Linux
2 301 (46.67%) Python
3 288 (44.65%) UNIX
4 270 (41.86%) Finance
5 240 (37.21%) Java
6 217 (33.64%) SQL
7 169 (26.20%) Bash Shell
8 164 (25.43%) Windows
9 144 (22.33%) Banking
10 138 (21.40%) Oracle
11 135 (20.93%) Ruby
12 128 (19.84%) ITIL
13 111 (17.21%) Shell Script
14 108 (16.74%) Computer Science
15 107 (16.59%) Red Hat
16 102 (15.81%) MySQL
17 100 (15.50%) Degree
18 99 (15.35%) Puppet
19 97 (15.04%) Apache
20 96 (14.88%) C++
21 88 (13.64%) SQL Server
22 85 (13.18%) Tomcat
23 83 (12.87%) JBoss
24 80 (12.40%) Investment Banking
25 79 (12.25%) Solaris
26 78 (12.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 72 (11.16%) QA
27 72 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
28 70 (10.85%) VMware
29 69 (10.70%) Front Office

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 97 (15.04%) Apache
2 85 (13.18%) Tomcat
3 61 (9.46%) WebLogic
4 42 (6.51%) nginx
5 19 (2.95%) MS Exchange
5 19 (2.95%) TIBCO EMS
6 16 (2.48%) IIS
7 14 (2.17%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (1.40%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.09%) Node.js
11 6 (0.93%) Jetty
12 5 (0.78%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.62%) Confluence
13 4 (0.62%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.62%) SAS
14 3 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
14 3 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.79%) TIBCO iProcess
1 18 (2.79%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (1.09%) ION MarketView
3 3 (0.47%) RMDS
3 3 (0.47%) Endur
3 3 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.31%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 2 (0.31%) IntelliMatch
4 2 (0.31%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.31%) HiPortfolio
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.31%) Kondor+
4 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.31%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.16%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.09%) SaaS
5 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.31%) GitHub
6 2 (0.31%) Office 365
7 1 (0.16%) Route 53
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 62 (9.61%) Internet
2 54 (8.37%) Firewall
3 51 (7.91%) DNS
4 49 (7.60%) TCP/IP
5 39 (6.05%) HTTP
6 38 (5.89%) BGP
7 36 (5.58%) MPLS
8 29 (4.50%) BIG-IP
9 28 (4.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 28 (4.34%) NetScaler
10 23 (3.57%) Network Security
11 22 (3.41%) WAN
12 21 (3.26%) SAN
13 17 (2.64%) DHCP
13 17 (2.64%) SSL
14 15 (2.33%) Wireshark
15 14 (2.17%) Broadband
16 13 (2.02%) VPN
17 12 (1.86%) SMTP
17 12 (1.86%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (15.81%) MySQL
2 88 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 53 (8.22%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.65%) DB2
5 26 (4.03%) RDBMS
6 15 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 14 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 14 (2.17%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.86%) KDB
8 12 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (1.86%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.24%) Big Data
12 6 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 40 (6.20%) Jenkins
2 39 (6.05%) Subversion
3 33 (5.12%) Git (software)
4 23 (3.57%) Hudson
5 22 (3.41%) Selenium
6 16 (2.48%) WebDriver
7 14 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 12 (1.86%) JIRA
8 12 (1.86%) TeamCity
8 12 (1.86%) QuickTest Pro
9 11 (1.71%) Maven
10 10 (1.55%) Calabash
11 9 (1.40%) JUnit
12 7 (1.09%) Ant
12 7 (1.09%) Metasploit
13 6 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (0.93%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.93%) MSBuild
13 6 (0.93%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 270 (41.86%) Finance
2 144 (22.33%) Banking
3 80 (12.40%) Investment Banking
4 69 (10.70%) Front Office
5 41 (6.36%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.64%) Back Office
7 12 (1.86%) Publishing
7 12 (1.86%) Retail
8 11 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.55%) Advertising
10 9 (1.40%) Marketing
11 8 (1.24%) Games
12 7 (1.09%) Law
13 6 (0.93%) Electronics
14 4 (0.62%) Legal
15 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.16%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (21.40%) Developer
2 87 (13.49%) Administrator
3 68 (10.54%) Applications Support
4 61 (9.46%) Analyst
5 60 (9.30%) Linux Administrator
6 52 (8.06%) Test Engineer
7 49 (7.60%) Systems Administrator
8 36 (5.58%) Linux Engineer
9 35 (5.43%) Java Developer
10 30 (4.65%) Junior
10 30 (4.65%) Network Engineer
11 29 (4.50%) Support Analyst
12 23 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 22 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (2.95%) DevOps Engineer
15 18 (2.79%) Applications Support Analyst
15 18 (2.79%) Systems Engineer
15 18 (2.79%) Senior Developer
16 17 (2.64%) TIBCO Developer
16 17 (2.64%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (8.68%) XML
2 49 (7.60%) HTML
3 34 (5.27%) Middleware
4 30 (4.65%) CSS
5 28 (4.34%) .NET
6 21 (3.26%) Spring
6 21 (3.26%) jQuery
7 18 (2.79%) FpML
8 16 (2.48%) RESTful
9 14 (2.17%) Web Services
9 14 (2.17%) LAMP
9 14 (2.17%) Java EE
10 13 (2.02%) Pthreads
10 13 (2.02%) FIX Protocol
11 12 (1.86%) SOAP
12 10 (1.55%) J2EE
12 10 (1.55%) Hibernate
12 10 (1.55%) Java SE
13 9 (1.40%) .NET Framework
13 9 (1.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 108 (16.74%) Computer Science
2 46 (7.13%) Hedge funds
2 46 (7.13%) Open Source
3 44 (6.82%) Equities
4 34 (5.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 29 (4.50%) Fixed Income
6 21 (3.26%) Clustering
7 18 (2.79%) Derivative
8 12 (1.86%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.71%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.40%) Replication
11 8 (1.24%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.24%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.09%) Cryptography
12 7 (1.09%) PKI
12 7 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
13 6 (0.93%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.93%) Grid Computing
13 6 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
14 5 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 389 (60.31%) Linux
2 288 (44.65%) UNIX
3 164 (25.43%) Windows
4 79 (12.25%) Solaris
5 78 (12.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 58 (8.99%) CentOS
7 49 (7.60%) Ubuntu
8 36 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (3.88%) Debian
10 22 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (2.79%) AIX
12 16 (2.48%) Apple iOS
12 16 (2.48%) Android
13 14 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.93%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.93%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.62%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.47%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
18 1 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (19.84%) ITIL
2 72 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (9.92%) Test Automation
4 63 (9.77%) Load Balancing
5 58 (8.99%) DevOps
6 49 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (6.51%) OO
8 38 (5.89%) Configuration Management
9 36 (5.58%) Low Latency
10 33 (5.12%) Electronic Trading
11 30 (4.65%) E-Commerce
12 29 (4.50%) Service Management
12 29 (4.50%) Multithreading
13 28 (4.34%) TDD
13 28 (4.34%) Statistical Analysis
14 27 (4.19%) BDD
15 25 (3.88%) Software Engineering
16 23 (3.57%) Migration
17 22 (3.41%) Regression Testing
17 22 (3.41%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 301 (46.67%) Python
2 240 (37.21%) Java
3 217 (33.64%) SQL
4 169 (26.20%) Bash Shell
5 135 (20.93%) Ruby
6 111 (17.21%) Shell Script
7 96 (14.88%) C++
8 68 (10.54%) PHP
9 65 (10.08%) JavaScript
10 63 (9.77%) C#
11 46 (7.13%) PowerShell
12 37 (5.74%) C
13 31 (4.81%) VBA
14 30 (4.65%) VB
15 28 (4.34%) Tcl
16 24 (3.72%) PL/SQL
17 20 (3.10%) VBScript
18 19 (2.95%) Korn
19 18 (2.79%) Scala
20 17 (2.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 100 (15.50%) Degree
2 36 (5.58%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (2.79%) ISEB
4 17 (2.64%) CCNP
4 17 (2.64%) CCNA
4 17 (2.64%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.33%) CISSP
6 14 (2.17%) RHCE
7 13 (2.02%) CCIP
8 12 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (1.71%) SC Cleared
10 8 (1.24%) CISA
10 8 (1.24%) CISM
11 7 (1.09%) GSEC
11 7 (1.09%) GCIH
11 7 (1.09%) GIAC
11 7 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.09%) MCSE
11 7 (1.09%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.16%) QA
2 11 (1.71%) SLA
3 7 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.47%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) GPG13
5 1 (0.16%) MiFID
5 1 (0.16%) DO-178B
System Software
1 54 (8.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (5.27%) KVM
3 29 (4.50%) Xen
4 21 (3.26%) NFS
4 21 (3.26%) Active Directory
5 19 (2.95%) vSphere
6 14 (2.17%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.09%) Nmap
7 7 (1.09%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.93%) Snort
9 4 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.62%) Postfix
9 4 (0.62%) Samba
10 3 (0.47%) Squid
10 3 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.47%) vCloud
10 3 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.47%) Sendmail
10 3 (0.47%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 99 (15.35%) Puppet
2 66 (10.23%) Nagios
3 45 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (6.36%) Cacti
5 39 (6.05%) Salt
6 36 (5.58%) ZABBIX
7 32 (4.96%) CFEngine
8 31 (4.81%) Ansible
9 7 (1.09%) Control-M
10 6 (0.93%) Data Guard
10 6 (0.93%) SCOM
10 6 (0.93%) OpenView
10 6 (0.93%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.78%) Red Hat Satellite
11 5 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (0.78%) BMC Performance Manager
12 4 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.62%) Zenoss
13 3 (0.47%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 138 (21.40%) Oracle
2 107 (16.59%) Red Hat
3 83 (12.87%) JBoss
4 70 (10.85%) VMware
5 58 (8.99%) Cisco
6 51 (7.91%) Sybase
7 49 (7.60%) Microsoft
8 38 (5.89%) F5
9 31 (4.81%) TIBCO
9 31 (4.81%) Sun
10 28 (4.34%) Citrix
11 23 (3.57%) Veritas
12 22 (3.41%) IBM
13 20 (3.10%) HP
14 15 (2.33%) EMC
15 14 (2.17%) Bloomberg
16 12 (1.86%) Juniper
16 12 (1.86%) NetApp
17 10 (1.55%) Murex
17 10 (1.55%) Fidessa
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exponential-e
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.60,000
Posted: 3 days ago