The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 97 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 208 311 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.86% 3.94% 3.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.38% 6.90% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 161 232 263
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3863 4509 4765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.20% 57.08% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3209 3809 4193
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Perl
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Perl Salary Trend in the East of England

Perl
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in the East of England

Perl
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire -9 125 £50,000 +25.00% 15
Hertfordshire -4 55 £44,000 +25.71% 5
Essex +7 28 £57,500 +27.77% 5
Bedfordshire -2 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Norfolk -12 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Suffolk -7 1 - - 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 269 (64.05%) Linux
2 251 (59.76%) Python
3 140 (33.33%) SQL
4 133 (31.67%) C++
5 132 (31.43%) UNIX
6 128 (30.48%) C
7 121 (28.81%) PHP
7 121 (28.81%) Bash Shell
8 117 (27.86%) Java
9 114 (27.14%) Degree
10 112 (26.67%) JavaScript
10 112 (26.67%) Windows
11 107 (25.48%) MySQL
12 103 (24.52%) HTML
13 82 (19.52%) Apache
14 80 (19.05%) Software Engineering
15 70 (16.67%) XML
15 70 (16.67%) Oracle
16 57 (13.57%) Tomcat
17 53 (12.62%) ITIL
18 52 (12.38%) jQuery
19 48 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
20 46 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
20 46 (10.95%) Mentoring
21 45 (10.71%) Internet
22 44 (10.48%) C#
23 43 (10.24%) IIS
23 43 (10.24%) CSS
24 42 (10.00%) HTTP
24 42 (10.00%) DNS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 82 (19.52%) Apache
2 57 (13.57%) Tomcat
3 43 (10.24%) IIS
4 39 (9.29%) WebSphere
5 30 (7.14%) JBoss
6 22 (5.24%) WebSphere Application Server
7 20 (4.76%) OpenStack
8 17 (4.05%) WebLogic
9 15 (3.57%) MQSeries
9 15 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
10 13 (3.10%) GlassFish
11 7 (1.67%) Drupal
12 5 (1.19%) CMS
13 3 (0.71%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.71%) WordPress
13 3 (0.71%) nginx
13 3 (0.71%) Moodle
14 2 (0.48%) iPlanet
15 1 (0.24%) Site Server
Applications
1 18 (4.29%) MS Office
2 16 (3.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.48%) Simulink
3 2 (0.48%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.24%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.38%) Magento
2 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.81%) IBM SmartCloud
2 15 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (10.71%) Internet
2 42 (10.00%) HTTP
2 42 (10.00%) DNS
3 27 (6.43%) TCP/IP
4 26 (6.19%) Firewall
5 24 (5.71%) FTP
6 19 (4.52%) SMTP
7 17 (4.05%) Wireless
8 13 (3.10%) BIG-IP
8 13 (3.10%) SSL
9 12 (2.86%) SAN
10 11 (2.62%) DHCP
11 10 (2.38%) SNMP
12 9 (2.14%) Intranet
13 8 (1.90%) NAS
14 7 (1.67%) HTTPS
14 7 (1.67%) LAN
15 6 (1.43%) Bluetooth
15 6 (1.43%) WAN
15 6 (1.43%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (25.48%) MySQL
2 48 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 29 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 22 (5.24%) DB2
6 12 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.90%) Firebird
8 6 (1.43%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.19%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.19%) Big Data
9 5 (1.19%) MariaDB
9 5 (1.19%) CouchDB
9 5 (1.19%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.71%) Informix
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.48%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (6.43%) Eclipse
2 25 (5.95%) Git (software)
3 21 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 21 (5.00%) Subversion
4 15 (3.57%) JIRA
5 13 (3.10%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.14%) TeamCity
6 9 (2.14%) Selenium
7 8 (1.90%) CruiseControl
8 7 (1.67%) LoadRunner
8 7 (1.67%) JMeter
9 6 (1.43%) SCons
10 4 (0.95%) Hudson
10 4 (0.95%) QADirector
10 4 (0.95%) Ant
11 3 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (0.71%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.48%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.48%) Firebug
12 2 (0.48%) LabVIEW
General
1 37 (8.81%) Electronics
2 35 (8.33%) Finance
3 19 (4.52%) Marketing
4 18 (4.29%) Retail
5 15 (3.57%) Automotive
6 11 (2.62%) Advertising
6 11 (2.62%) Publishing
7 9 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.14%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.43%) Banking
9 5 (1.19%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.19%) Games
10 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 120 (28.57%) Developer
2 74 (17.62%) Software Engineer
3 40 (9.52%) Administrator
4 34 (8.10%) Software Developer
5 33 (7.86%) Systems Administrator
6 31 (7.38%) Analyst
7 27 (6.43%) Linux Administrator
8 25 (5.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 24 (5.71%) Graduate
9 24 (5.71%) Web Developer
10 20 (4.76%) Author
10 20 (4.76%) Technical Author
10 20 (4.76%) Senior Developer
11 19 (4.52%) Consultant
11 19 (4.52%) Senior Technical Author
12 17 (4.05%) Graduate Developer
13 16 (3.81%) Test Engineer
14 15 (3.57%) Java Developer
14 15 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
15 14 (3.33%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (24.52%) HTML
2 70 (16.67%) XML
3 52 (12.38%) jQuery
4 43 (10.24%) CSS
5 27 (6.43%) J2EE
6 24 (5.71%) XSLT
7 21 (5.00%) SOAP
7 21 (5.00%) JSON
8 19 (4.52%) Middleware
8 19 (4.52%) JDBC
9 18 (4.29%) Web Services
10 17 (4.05%) LAMP
10 17 (4.05%) AngularJS
11 16 (3.81%) HTML5
11 16 (3.81%) XSL
12 15 (3.57%) REST
13 12 (2.86%) Ajax
13 12 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (2.38%) ASP.NET
14 10 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 20 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.76%) Device Driver
4 18 (4.29%) Mathematics
5 15 (3.57%) Open Source
5 15 (3.57%) Informatics
6 13 (3.10%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.86%) LIMS
7 12 (2.86%) Visualisation
8 11 (2.62%) Internet of Things
8 11 (2.62%) Statistics
9 9 (2.14%) Biology
10 8 (1.90%) Physics
11 7 (1.67%) Life Science
12 6 (1.43%) Chemistry
12 6 (1.43%) User Experience
12 6 (1.43%) Replication
12 6 (1.43%) Clustering
13 5 (1.19%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 269 (64.05%) Linux
2 132 (31.43%) UNIX
3 112 (26.67%) Windows
4 37 (8.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (8.33%) Debian
6 32 (7.62%) Solaris
7 23 (5.48%) AIX
7 23 (5.48%) CentOS
8 18 (4.29%) Android
9 16 (3.81%) Embedded Linux
10 15 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (3.10%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.67%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.24%) SUSE
15 1 (0.24%) HPUX
15 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (19.05%) Software Engineering
2 53 (12.62%) ITIL
3 46 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (10.95%) Mentoring
4 38 (9.05%) Web Development
5 37 (8.81%) OO
6 29 (6.90%) Automated Testing
7 27 (6.43%) Load Balancing
8 24 (5.71%) Content Management
9 22 (5.24%) Test Scripting
9 22 (5.24%) Web Application Development
10 21 (5.00%) E-Commerce
11 20 (4.76%) Asset Management
11 20 (4.76%) Coaching
12 19 (4.52%) DevOps
12 19 (4.52%) Performance Testing
13 18 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
13 18 (4.29%) Line Management
14 17 (4.05%) Network Management
14 17 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 251 (59.76%) Python
2 140 (33.33%) SQL
3 133 (31.67%) C++
4 128 (30.48%) C
5 121 (28.81%) PHP
5 121 (28.81%) Bash Shell
6 117 (27.86%) Java
7 112 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 44 (10.48%) C#
9 35 (8.33%) Shell Script
10 33 (7.86%) Ruby
11 29 (6.90%) Korn
12 20 (4.76%) PowerShell
13 15 (3.57%) AWK
14 12 (2.86%) PL/SQL
15 11 (2.62%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.90%) PHP5
16 8 (1.90%) Embedded C
16 8 (1.90%) VBA
17 5 (1.19%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 114 (27.14%) Degree
2 16 (3.81%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.71%) RHCE
5 3 (0.71%) LPIC
6 2 (0.48%) ISEB
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.24%) PhD
7 1 (0.24%) CCNP
7 1 (0.24%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.19%) QA
2 16 (3.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) JTAG
System Software
1 19 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.81%) vCloud
4 14 (3.33%) iptables
5 13 (3.10%) vSphere
5 13 (3.10%) Hyper-V
6 12 (2.86%) NFS
7 11 (2.62%) Postfix
7 11 (2.62%) Firmware
7 11 (2.62%) Xen
8 10 (2.38%) Samba
9 8 (1.90%) VMware Server
9 8 (1.90%) KVM
10 7 (1.67%) Varnish
11 5 (1.19%) Docker
11 5 (1.19%) Sendmail
11 5 (1.19%) LXC
11 5 (1.19%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 4 (0.95%) Squid
13 1 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 26 (6.19%) Puppet
2 21 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (4.05%) Ansible
4 5 (1.19%) Mesos
4 5 (1.19%) Nagios
5 3 (0.71%) Cacti
5 3 (0.71%) cPanel
6 2 (0.48%) Salt
6 2 (0.48%) Munin
6 2 (0.48%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.48%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.48%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.24%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 70 (16.67%) Oracle
2 42 (10.00%) IBM
3 41 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 32 (7.62%) Red Hat
5 25 (5.95%) VMware
6 16 (3.81%) Sun
7 14 (3.33%) F5
8 13 (3.10%) SaltStack
8 13 (3.10%) Perforce
9 8 (1.90%) Rackspace
9 8 (1.90%) HP
10 7 (1.67%) Cisco
11 6 (1.43%) EMC
11 6 (1.43%) Isilon
11 6 (1.43%) Coverity
12 5 (1.19%) Pegasus
12 5 (1.19%) Sybase
12 5 (1.19%) Business Objects
13 4 (0.95%) Cognos
14 3 (0.71%) Informatica
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