The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 135 153 135
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Perl 44 12 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.20% 0.37% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 0.71% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 43 10 38
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -11.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £35,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £38,700 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1961 1700 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.64% 52.50% 52.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1493 1534
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Perl
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Perl Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Perl
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Perl
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +24 27 £40,000 +8.10%
Derbyshire -11 6 £40,000 +10.34%
Leicestershire +8 5 £38,750 +4.48%
Lincolnshire - 5 £31,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £36,250 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 32 (47.06%) C++
2 30 (44.12%) Java
2 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
4 28 (41.18%) HTML
5 27 (39.71%) Linux
6 25 (36.76%) Python
7 24 (35.29%) Bash Shell
8 23 (33.82%) CSS
9 22 (32.35%) Windows
10 21 (30.88%) C#
10 21 (30.88%) Ruby
11 18 (26.47%) PHP
12 17 (25.00%) MySQL
12 17 (25.00%) UNIX
13 15 (22.06%) XML
13 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
13 15 (22.06%) jQuery
14 14 (20.59%) C
15 13 (19.12%) OO
15 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
15 13 (19.12%) Network Security
16 12 (17.65%) QA
16 12 (17.65%) SQL
17 11 (16.18%) XHTML
17 11 (16.18%) Ajax
18 10 (14.71%) Multithreading
18 10 (14.71%) Android
18 10 (14.71%) Mac OS
18 10 (14.71%) Relational Database

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (14.71%) Apache
2 8 (11.76%) Apache Solr
3 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.88%) IIS
5 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.94%) nginx
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Maya
1 1 (1.47%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.47%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) Network Security
2 10 (14.71%) Internet
3 4 (5.88%) Firewall
3 4 (5.88%) VPN
3 4 (5.88%) LAN
3 4 (5.88%) WAN
4 3 (4.41%) SNMP
4 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.41%) DNS
4 3 (4.41%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) MySQL
2 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.82%) DB2
3 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.94%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Selenium
2 7 (10.29%) Eclipse
2 7 (10.29%) Ranorex
3 6 (8.82%) Mocha
3 6 (8.82%) Jasmine
3 6 (8.82%) Ant
3 6 (8.82%) JUnit
3 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.35%) Subversion
5 3 (4.41%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.94%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.47%) Hudson
7 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.47%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Back Office
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Developer
2 12 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Tester
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Perl Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Administrator
5 7 (10.29%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.82%) Automation Tester
6 6 (8.82%) Lead Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) QA Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) WebSphere Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.41%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.18%) HTML
2 23 (33.82%) CSS
3 15 (22.06%) XML
3 15 (22.06%) jQuery
4 11 (16.18%) Ajax
4 11 (16.18%) XHTML
5 7 (10.29%) Gherkin
6 6 (8.82%) REST
6 6 (8.82%) JDBC
6 6 (8.82%) JSP
6 6 (8.82%) Servlets
6 6 (8.82%) SOAP
6 6 (8.82%) Struts
6 6 (8.82%) .NET
6 6 (8.82%) J2EE
6 6 (8.82%) EJB
7 5 (7.35%) XML-RPC
7 5 (7.35%) HTML5
8 4 (5.88%) JSON
8 4 (5.88%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Open Source
4 1 (1.47%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Linux
2 22 (32.35%) Windows
3 17 (25.00%) UNIX
4 10 (14.71%) Mac OS
4 10 (14.71%) Android
5 4 (5.88%) CentOS
6 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.94%) Debian
6 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
3 13 (19.12%) OO
4 10 (14.71%) E-Commerce
4 10 (14.71%) Multithreading
5 9 (13.24%) TDD
6 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 8 (11.76%) SOA
6 8 (11.76%) Project Management
6 8 (11.76%) Automation Testing
7 7 (10.29%) Regression Testing
7 7 (10.29%) Scrum
7 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.82%) Automated Testing
8 6 (8.82%) MVC
8 6 (8.82%) RAD
8 6 (8.82%) UML
8 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) C++
2 30 (44.12%) Java
3 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
4 25 (36.76%) Python
5 24 (35.29%) Bash Shell
6 21 (30.88%) Ruby
6 21 (30.88%) C#
7 18 (26.47%) PHP
8 14 (20.59%) C
9 12 (17.65%) SQL
10 9 (13.24%) VB
10 9 (13.24%) Groovy
10 9 (13.24%) Embedded C
10 9 (13.24%) Embedded C++
11 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
11 6 (8.82%) VB.NET
12 3 (4.41%) VBA
12 3 (4.41%) VB6
13 2 (2.94%) VBScript
13 2 (2.94%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.76%) Degree
3 3 (4.41%) HND
3 3 (4.41%) ISEB
3 3 (4.41%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (4.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) QA
2 9 (13.24%) JTAG
3 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.47%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 3 (4.41%) Netcool
1 3 (4.41%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (2.94%) Puppet
2 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.47%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) IBM
3 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.41%) Splunk
4 3 (4.41%) SAP
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) Compuware
6 1 (1.47%) Juniper
6 1 (1.47%) Adobe
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.47%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.47%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds