The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 34 9 28
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs citing Perl 5 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.13% 14.77% 5.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 28.57% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 10
Average salary £53,500 £72,500 £52,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.20% +37.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £60,250 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 91 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 70.63% 51.70% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 75 56 86
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,900
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £86,400 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Perl
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Perl Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Perl
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (25.00%) Tcl
4 2 (25.00%) VLDB
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Replication
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Equities
4 2 (25.00%) Front Office
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Derivative
4 2 (25.00%) Equity Derivative

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) TACACS
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) VLDB
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) QA Manager
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) STL
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Equities
1 2 (25.00%) Derivative
1 2 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) SecurID
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Tcl
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) Cacti
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle