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 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 140 158 129
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -29
Permanent jobs citing Perl 40 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.09% 0.37% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.02% 0.69% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 9 39
Average salary £38,500 £35,087 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.72% -14.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £35,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £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
1981 1731 1702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 54.02% 52.77% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1707 1519 1501
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +23 22 £40,000 +11.11%
Leicestershire +8 6 £37,500 +6.61%
Lincolnshire - 6 £31,500 -
Derbyshire -10 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Northamptonshire - 2 £36,250 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (45.71%) C++
1 32 (45.71%) Java
2 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 29 (41.43%) HTML
3 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (38.57%) Linux
5 25 (35.71%) CSS
5 25 (35.71%) Python
6 24 (34.29%) Bash Shell
7 22 (31.43%) Windows
8 21 (30.00%) C#
8 21 (30.00%) PHP
9 20 (28.57%) Ruby
10 19 (27.14%) MySQL
11 16 (22.86%) UNIX
12 15 (21.43%) XML
12 15 (21.43%) Software Engineering
12 15 (21.43%) jQuery
13 14 (20.00%) OO
13 14 (20.00%) C
14 13 (18.57%) SQL
14 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
14 13 (18.57%) Network Security
15 12 (17.14%) QA
16 11 (15.71%) Ajax
16 11 (15.71%) XHTML
17 10 (14.29%) Internet
17 10 (14.29%) Multithreading
17 10 (14.29%) Android
17 10 (14.29%) Mac OS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (12.86%) Apache
2 7 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 6 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.57%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.71%) IIS
5 2 (2.86%) nginx
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Maya
1 1 (1.43%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.43%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) Network Security
2 10 (14.29%) Internet
3 4 (5.71%) Firewall
3 4 (5.71%) VPN
3 4 (5.71%) LAN
3 4 (5.71%) WAN
4 3 (4.29%) SNMP
4 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.29%) DNS
4 3 (4.29%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) MySQL
2 10 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.57%) DB2
3 6 (8.57%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.86%) Big Data
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Selenium
2 7 (10.00%) Ranorex
2 7 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (8.57%) Ant
3 6 (8.57%) JUnit
3 6 (8.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 6 (8.57%) Mocha
3 6 (8.57%) Jasmine
4 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.14%) Subversion
5 3 (4.29%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.86%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.43%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.43%) Hudson
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Back Office
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Developer
2 12 (17.14%) Software Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Tester
5 7 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Perl Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Lead Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Administrator
6 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.57%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) QA Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) WebSphere Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.29%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (41.43%) HTML
2 25 (35.71%) CSS
3 15 (21.43%) XML
3 15 (21.43%) jQuery
4 11 (15.71%) Ajax
4 11 (15.71%) XHTML
5 7 (10.00%) Gherkin
5 7 (10.00%) .NET
6 6 (8.57%) J2EE
6 6 (8.57%) EJB
6 6 (8.57%) JDBC
6 6 (8.57%) JSP
6 6 (8.57%) Servlets
6 6 (8.57%) SOAP
6 6 (8.57%) Struts
6 6 (8.57%) REST
7 5 (7.14%) HTML5
7 5 (7.14%) XML-RPC
8 4 (5.71%) LAMP
8 4 (5.71%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.43%) Animation
4 1 (1.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 22 (31.43%) Windows
3 16 (22.86%) UNIX
4 10 (14.29%) Android
4 10 (14.29%) Mac OS
5 3 (4.29%) CentOS
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 14 (20.00%) OO
4 10 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 9 (12.86%) TDD
5 9 (12.86%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.43%) SOA
6 8 (11.43%) Project Management
6 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
6 8 (11.43%) Automation Testing
7 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 7 (10.00%) Scrum
8 6 (8.57%) RAD
8 6 (8.57%) UML
8 6 (8.57%) MVC
8 6 (8.57%) Waterfall
8 6 (8.57%) Automated Testing
9 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) C++
1 32 (45.71%) Java
2 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 25 (35.71%) Python
4 24 (34.29%) Bash Shell
5 21 (30.00%) C#
5 21 (30.00%) PHP
6 20 (28.57%) Ruby
7 14 (20.00%) C
8 13 (18.57%) SQL
9 9 (12.86%) Groovy
9 9 (12.86%) Embedded C
9 9 (12.86%) Embedded C++
9 9 (12.86%) VB
10 7 (10.00%) VB.NET
11 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
12 3 (4.29%) PHP5
12 3 (4.29%) VBA
12 3 (4.29%) VB6
13 2 (2.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) SC Cleared
1 9 (12.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.43%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.29%) HND
3 3 (4.29%) ISEB
3 3 (4.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) QA
2 9 (12.86%) JTAG
3 3 (4.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) GPFS
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 3 (4.29%) Netcool
1 3 (4.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.43%) Puppet
2 1 (1.43%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) IBM
3 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.71%) SAP
4 3 (4.29%) Splunk
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco
5 2 (2.86%) Compuware
6 1 (1.43%) Google
6 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.43%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle
6 1 (1.43%) Adobe
6 1 (1.43%) Juniper
6 1 (1.43%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.43%) Sourcefire