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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 43 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.08% 1.46% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.51% 3.30% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
171 91 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 59.17% 44.17% 59.41%
Number of salaries quoted 150 78 162
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 12 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) Ruby
3 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 9 (75.00%) Network Security
3 9 (75.00%) Groovy
3 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (75.00%) JTAG
3 9 (75.00%) C++
3 9 (75.00%) C
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Embedded C
3 9 (75.00%) Embedded C++
3 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (75.00%) Android
3 9 (75.00%) Mac OS
3 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) IPv6
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
1 9 (75.00%) Android
1 9 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) Ruby
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) C++
3 9 (75.00%) Groovy
3 9 (75.00%) Embedded C
3 9 (75.00%) Embedded C++
3 9 (75.00%) C
3 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft