The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 28 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.35% 0.83% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 1.43% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
104 70 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 70.27% 57.85% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 96 60 48
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Perl
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Perl Salary Trend in Durham

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Sencha
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) WAMP
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Sencha
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter