The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 40 32 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 9 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.00% 1.43% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.29% 3.49% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Perl
Derbyshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
170 86 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 56.67% 40.95% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 150 77 162
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,825 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Perl
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Perl Salary Trend in Derby

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 14 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) Ruby
3 11 (78.57%) C#
4 10 (71.43%) Windows
4 10 (71.43%) Linux
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 9 (64.29%) Embedded C
5 9 (64.29%) Embedded C++
5 9 (64.29%) C++
5 9 (64.29%) C
5 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
5 9 (64.29%) Multithreading
5 9 (64.29%) Network Security
5 9 (64.29%) Groovy
5 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
5 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
5 9 (64.29%) Android
5 9 (64.29%) Mac OS
5 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
5 9 (64.29%) JTAG
6 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 4 (28.57%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) IPv6
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 2 (14.29%) TestComplete
8 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (14.29%) WebDriver

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Network Security
2 3 (21.43%) IPv6
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) TestComplete
2 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Tester
2 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Graduate
2 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Android
2 9 (64.29%) Mac OS
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
1 9 (64.29%) Multithreading
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 2 (14.29%) BDD
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) Ruby
3 11 (78.57%) C#
4 9 (64.29%) C++
4 9 (64.29%) Embedded C
4 9 (64.29%) Embedded C++
4 9 (64.29%) C
4 9 (64.29%) Groovy
4 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
5 4 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) JTAG
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Lotus
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Google