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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 58 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 12 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.97% 0.68% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.88% 1.19% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
309 335 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 50.74% 56.88% 63.60%
Number of salaries quoted 282 299 277
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (91.89%) Python
3 33 (89.19%) Java
4 31 (83.78%) SQL
4 31 (83.78%) J2EE
5 30 (81.08%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (81.08%) Software Engineering
5 30 (81.08%) REST
6 27 (72.97%) Apache
7 26 (70.27%) Web Services
8 25 (67.57%) HTML
8 25 (67.57%) Oracle
9 24 (64.86%) DB2
9 24 (64.86%) XHTML
9 24 (64.86%) RESTful
9 24 (64.86%) Big Data
10 10 (27.03%) UNIX
11 8 (21.62%) Tomcat
11 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
12 7 (18.92%) Scrum
12 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (18.92%) Ruby
12 7 (18.92%) SaaS
13 6 (16.22%) JUnit
13 6 (16.22%) EJB
13 6 (16.22%) Maven
13 6 (16.22%) GlassFish
13 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (16.22%) Kanban
13 6 (16.22%) Puppet

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 27 (72.97%) Apache
2 8 (21.62%) Tomcat
3 6 (16.22%) GlassFish
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) VoIP
1 2 (5.41%) DHCP
1 2 (5.41%) DNS
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (64.86%) Big Data
2 24 (64.86%) DB2
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) JUnit
1 6 (16.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Software Engineer
2 25 (67.57%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.70%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) J2EE
2 30 (81.08%) REST
3 26 (70.27%) Web Services
4 25 (67.57%) HTML
5 24 (64.86%) XHTML
5 24 (64.86%) RESTful
6 6 (16.22%) EJB
7 5 (13.51%) JMS
7 5 (13.51%) Java EE
8 2 (5.41%) WCF
8 2 (5.41%) WPF
8 2 (5.41%) jQuery
8 2 (5.41%) Ajax
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.41%) XML
8 2 (5.41%) .NET
8 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (2.70%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (2.70%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.70%) Debian
4 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Software Engineering
2 7 (18.92%) Scrum
2 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (16.22%) Kanban
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.51%) Refactoring
4 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) DevOps
5 1 (2.70%) Machine Learning
5 1 (2.70%) Web Development
5 1 (2.70%) TDD
5 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) Python
2 33 (89.19%) Java
3 31 (83.78%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
5 7 (18.92%) Ruby
6 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.81%) PHP
8 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.41%) C#
9 2 (5.41%) C++
9 2 (5.41%) Delphi
9 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.70%) XAML
10 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Puppet
2 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (13.51%) Nagios
2 5 (13.51%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase