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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 69 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing Perl 5 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.61% 3.19% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 6.48% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 8
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,800 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +5.00%
Perl
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
360 293 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 44.12% 49.16% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 319 264 199
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Perl
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Perl Salary Trend in Coventry

Perl
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Coventry

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) UNIX
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (61.54%) Puppet
4 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
4 8 (61.54%) Java EE
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
4 8 (61.54%) Nagios
4 8 (61.54%) REST
4 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
5 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
5 6 (46.15%) JMS
5 6 (46.15%) J2EE
5 6 (46.15%) JUnit
5 6 (46.15%) EJB
5 6 (46.15%) Maven
5 6 (46.15%) Refactoring
5 6 (46.15%) Ruby
5 6 (46.15%) SaaS
5 6 (46.15%) GlassFish

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
2 6 (46.15%) GlassFish
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (46.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) CouchDB
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) JUnit
1 6 (46.15%) Maven
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Software Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Perl Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
4 1 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) REST
1 8 (61.54%) Java EE
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 6 (46.15%) EJB
2 6 (46.15%) JMS
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) Java SE
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (15.38%) Catalyst
4 2 (15.38%) DBIx::Class
4 2 (15.38%) Moose
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Informatics
2 2 (15.38%) Life Science
2 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (46.15%) Refactoring
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (46.15%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
3 6 (46.15%) Ruby
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (15.38%) R
6 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Nagios
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
1 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (46.15%) OpenNMS
3 2 (15.38%) Unicenter
3 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
3 2 (15.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco