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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 61 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 16 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.10% 2.81% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.75% 5.83% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 2
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
337 309 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 44.17% 48.21% 46.33%
Number of salaries quoted 296 268 219
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Coventry

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Java
3 18 (58.06%) Python
4 15 (48.39%) Ruby
5 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (45.16%) PHP
6 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
7 11 (35.48%) Ant
7 11 (35.48%) Apache
7 11 (35.48%) Windows
7 11 (35.48%) Scrum
7 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (35.48%) Bash Shell
8 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
8 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
8 10 (32.26%) DNS
8 10 (32.26%) Cisco
8 10 (32.26%) Unix
8 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
9 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
9 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
9 9 (29.03%) QA
9 9 (29.03%) Selenium
9 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
9 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
9 9 (29.03%) TDD
10 8 (25.81%) Retail
10 8 (25.81%) JIRA
10 8 (25.81%) WATIR
10 8 (25.81%) Mercurial

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (35.48%) Apache
2 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.45%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
3 2 (6.45%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) Node.js
3 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Bluemix
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) DNS
2 8 (25.81%) DHCP
2 8 (25.81%) Internet
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
3 7 (22.58%) PBX
3 7 (22.58%) VoIP
4 3 (9.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) Riak
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Ant
2 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
3 9 (29.03%) Selenium
4 8 (25.81%) Cucumber
4 8 (25.81%) Hudson
4 8 (25.81%) JIRA
4 8 (25.81%) Mercurial
4 8 (25.81%) RSpec
4 8 (25.81%) WATIR
5 2 (6.45%) Maven
5 2 (6.45%) SonarQube
5 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (25.81%) Retail
2 5 (16.13%) Arabic Language
2 5 (16.13%) French Language
2 5 (16.13%) Portuguese Language
2 5 (16.13%) Spanish Language
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
1 11 (35.48%) Automation Analyst
1 11 (35.48%) Automation Test Analyst
1 11 (35.48%) Test Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) QA Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) QA Test Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Network Support
3 8 (25.81%) Software Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Software Test Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Administrator
4 7 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) Graduate
5 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Graduate Network Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Graduate Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) REST
1 8 (25.81%) SOAP
2 6 (19.35%) LAMP
3 5 (16.13%) .NET
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) jQuery
5 2 (6.45%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.23%) LINQ
6 1 (3.23%) WCF
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Unix
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.68%) CentOS
6 2 (6.45%) Android
6 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.45%) CoreOS
6 2 (6.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (35.48%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
3 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
3 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
4 8 (25.81%) Automation Testing
4 8 (25.81%) BDD
4 8 (25.81%) Presales
4 8 (25.81%) QA Automation
5 7 (22.58%) Asset Management
5 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (22.58%) ITIL
5 7 (22.58%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) Open Source
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.45%) SDLC
9 2 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) Python
3 15 (48.39%) Ruby
4 14 (45.16%) PHP
5 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 11 (35.48%) Bash Shell
7 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 2 (6.45%) Go
8 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.23%) C#
9 1 (3.23%) C++
9 1 (3.23%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
2 8 (25.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (16.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Xen
2 5 (16.13%) Squid
3 2 (6.45%) Docker
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Nagios
2 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.90%) Puppet
3 2 (6.45%) Ansible
3 2 (6.45%) Control-M
3 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.45%) Mesos
3 2 (6.45%) Rundeck
3 2 (6.45%) Salt
3 2 (6.45%) Unicenter
3 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco
2 7 (22.58%) Qualys
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.45%) Kony
4 2 (6.45%) New Relic
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft