The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 123 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2573 2882 3456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.35% 2.83% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 5.36% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 2344 2873
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56590 53727 60225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.77% 52.80% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 48440 46438 53320
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
UK

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in England

Perl
Salary Trend in England

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

Perl Salary Trend in England

Perl
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in England

Perl
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
London -26 1479 £55,000 - 166
South East -47 401 £45,000 +12.50% 51
East of England -17 259 £42,000 +5.00% 47
Yorkshire +15 141 £40,000 +21.21% 10
North West -4 93 £42,500 +10.38% 19
South West -7 83 £41,000 +17.14% 18
West Midlands -30 55 £40,000 -15.78% 7
East Midlands +26 48 £40,000 +6.66% 10
North East +5 9 £27,500 -16.66% 12
South Coast - 2 £50,000 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 3417 (64.67%) Linux
2 2526 (47.80%) Python
3 2177 (41.20%) UNIX
4 1997 (37.79%) Java
5 1713 (32.42%) SQL
6 1474 (27.90%) Bash Shell
7 1452 (27.48%) Windows
8 1365 (25.83%) Finance
9 1281 (24.24%) PHP
10 1243 (23.52%) MySQL
11 1224 (23.16%) Ruby
12 1032 (19.53%) Apache
13 1031 (19.51%) Degree
14 1021 (19.32%) Oracle
15 978 (18.51%) Red Hat
16 974 (18.43%) JavaScript
17 922 (17.45%) C++
18 787 (14.89%) Puppet
19 767 (14.52%) VMware
20 751 (14.21%) HTML
21 734 (13.89%) Shell Script
22 690 (13.06%) Computer Science
23 659 (12.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 624 (11.81%) Solaris
25 621 (11.75%) TCP/IP
26 586 (11.09%) C#
27 582 (11.01%) C
28 574 (10.86%) Tomcat
29 569 (10.77%) CSS
30 545 (10.31%) DevOps

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1032 (19.53%) Apache
2 574 (10.86%) Tomcat
3 231 (4.37%) IIS
4 221 (4.18%) WebLogic
5 193 (3.65%) nginx
6 161 (3.05%) WebSphere
7 121 (2.29%) Drupal
8 114 (2.16%) Node.js
9 108 (2.04%) CMS
10 102 (1.93%) MS Exchange
11 77 (1.46%) SharePoint
12 71 (1.34%) OpenStack
13 62 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
14 58 (1.10%) Apache Solr
14 58 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
15 49 (0.93%) Jetty
15 49 (0.93%) Alfresco
15 49 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
16 44 (0.83%) TIBCO EMS
17 39 (0.74%) Confluence
Applications
1 255 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 122 (2.31%) MS Office
3 32 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 27 (0.51%) SPSS
5 13 (0.25%) MS Project
6 12 (0.23%) Mathematica
7 10 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.19%) Mingle
8 6 (0.11%) Stata
8 6 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.095%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.057%) PrintSoft PReS
10 3 (0.057%) DOC1
10 3 (0.057%) S-PLUS
10 3 (0.057%) Simulink
10 3 (0.057%) Stateflow
11 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 52 (0.98%) Magento
2 34 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
3 30 (0.57%) TIBCO iProcess
4 24 (0.45%) RMDS
5 19 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 18 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
7 12 (0.23%) ION MarketView
7 12 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
7 12 (0.23%) SunGard APT
8 11 (0.21%) FastVal
8 11 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 11 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (0.19%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 8 (0.15%) Cordys
11 6 (0.11%) Tridion
11 6 (0.11%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.11%) SAP SRM
11 6 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.095%) Global One
12 5 (0.095%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 208 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
3 108 (2.04%) SaaS
4 105 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (0.59%) PaaS
5 31 (0.59%) IaaS
6 25 (0.47%) GitHub
6 25 (0.47%) Joyent
7 22 (0.42%) Amazon S3
8 14 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
9 12 (0.23%) Office 365
10 9 (0.17%) Google Apps
11 8 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (0.13%) Route 53
13 6 (0.11%) CloudFront
14 5 (0.095%) IBM SmartCloud
15 4 (0.076%) Heroku
16 3 (0.057%) Amazon SQS
16 3 (0.057%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 621 (11.75%) TCP/IP
2 540 (10.22%) DNS
3 459 (8.69%) Internet
4 447 (8.46%) Firewall
5 424 (8.02%) HTTP
6 387 (7.32%) SAN
7 261 (4.94%) LDAP
8 180 (3.41%) NAS
9 173 (3.27%) SMTP
10 167 (3.16%) DHCP
11 162 (3.07%) BGP
12 143 (2.71%) VPN
13 141 (2.67%) SSH
14 138 (2.61%) SSL
15 123 (2.33%) MPLS
16 115 (2.18%) OSPF
17 109 (2.06%) SNMP
18 107 (2.02%) WAN
19 103 (1.95%) VLAN
20 101 (1.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1243 (23.52%) MySQL
2 525 (9.94%) Relational Database
3 500 (9.46%) SQL Server
4 321 (6.07%) PostgreSQL
5 316 (5.98%) RDBMS
6 224 (4.24%) NoSQL
7 212 (4.01%) MongoDB
8 202 (3.82%) Big Data
9 195 (3.69%) Oracle Database
10 160 (3.03%) Hadoop
11 149 (2.82%) DB2
12 119 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
13 100 (1.89%) Redis
14 95 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
15 92 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
16 77 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
17 49 (0.93%) Data Mining
18 48 (0.91%) Informix
19 41 (0.78%) HBase
20 40 (0.76%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 493 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 472 (8.93%) Subversion
3 353 (6.68%) Jenkins
4 182 (3.44%) JIRA
5 146 (2.76%) Hudson
6 140 (2.65%) Maven
7 113 (2.14%) Selenium
8 107 (2.02%) Ant
9 78 (1.48%) Eclipse
10 73 (1.38%) JUnit
11 56 (1.06%) TeamCity
12 52 (0.98%) ClearCase
13 44 (0.83%) Bugzilla
13 44 (0.83%) Visual Studio
14 42 (0.79%) CruiseControl
15 36 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
16 31 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 31 (0.59%) Cucumber
16 31 (0.59%) JMeter
17 30 (0.57%) Metasploit
General
1 1365 (25.83%) Finance
2 470 (8.89%) Banking
3 292 (5.53%) Front Office
4 246 (4.66%) Investment Banking
5 244 (4.62%) Telecoms
6 156 (2.95%) Retail
7 131 (2.48%) Marketing
8 106 (2.01%) Financial Institution
9 101 (1.91%) Games
10 86 (1.63%) Publishing
11 75 (1.42%) Back Office
12 71 (1.34%) Advertising
13 69 (1.31%) Manufacturing
14 59 (1.12%) Electronics
15 33 (0.62%) Law
16 25 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
17 23 (0.44%) Legal
18 22 (0.42%) Online Betting
19 21 (0.40%) Automotive
20 17 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1482 (28.05%) Developer
2 751 (14.21%) Administrator
3 569 (10.77%) Systems Administrator
4 499 (9.44%) Analyst
5 497 (9.41%) Linux Administrator
6 374 (7.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 337 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
8 287 (5.43%) Java Developer
9 261 (4.94%) Applications Support
10 258 (4.88%) Software Engineer
11 256 (4.84%) Support Analyst
12 248 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
13 212 (4.01%) Software Developer
14 206 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
15 178 (3.37%) C++ Developer
16 173 (3.27%) Web Developer
17 172 (3.26%) Senior Developer
18 150 (2.84%) PHP Developer
19 149 (2.82%) Test Engineer
19 149 (2.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 751 (14.21%) HTML
2 569 (10.77%) CSS
3 515 (9.75%) XML
4 400 (7.57%) Web Services
5 325 (6.15%) LAMP
6 323 (6.11%) .NET
7 299 (5.66%) jQuery
8 275 (5.20%) J2EE
9 197 (3.73%) Ajax
10 161 (3.05%) HTML5
11 149 (2.82%) Spring
12 125 (2.37%) STL
13 124 (2.35%) Middleware
14 123 (2.33%) SOAP
14 123 (2.33%) JSON
15 106 (2.01%) Ruby on Rails
16 97 (1.84%) Hibernate
17 95 (1.80%) JSP
18 89 (1.68%) RESTful
19 69 (1.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 690 (13.06%) Computer Science
2 465 (8.80%) Open Source
3 281 (5.32%) Clustering
4 203 (3.84%) Hedge funds
5 189 (3.58%) Equities
6 166 (3.14%) Derivative
7 141 (2.67%) Replication
8 138 (2.61%) Mathematics
9 136 (2.57%) Fixed Income
10 133 (2.52%) Mobile App
11 102 (1.93%) Management Information System
12 96 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 90 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
14 89 (1.68%) Digital Media
15 86 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
16 75 (1.42%) Client/Server
17 70 (1.32%) Physics
18 69 (1.31%) Statistics
19 68 (1.29%) Firmware
20 63 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3417 (64.67%) Linux
2 2177 (41.20%) UNIX
3 1452 (27.48%) Windows
4 659 (12.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 624 (11.81%) Solaris
6 473 (8.95%) CentOS
7 361 (6.83%) Ubuntu
8 265 (5.02%) AIX
9 256 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 252 (4.77%) Debian
11 142 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 114 (2.16%) Android
13 103 (1.95%) Apple iOS
13 103 (1.95%) SUSE
14 85 (1.61%) HPUX
15 76 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
16 74 (1.40%) Windows 7
17 66 (1.25%) Mac OS X
18 46 (0.87%) Fedora
19 30 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 545 (10.31%) DevOps
2 528 (9.99%) Agile Software Development
3 523 (9.90%) OO
4 482 (9.12%) ITIL
5 478 (9.05%) Software Engineering
6 463 (8.76%) Configuration Management
7 388 (7.34%) E-Commerce
8 385 (7.29%) Load Balancing
9 335 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
10 318 (6.02%) TDD
11 314 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
12 240 (4.54%) Scrum
13 233 (4.41%) Project Management
14 209 (3.96%) Web Development
15 187 (3.54%) Test Automation
16 175 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
17 171 (3.24%) MVC
18 165 (3.12%) Business Intelligence
19 155 (2.93%) Capacity Planning
20 154 (2.91%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2526 (47.80%) Python
2 1997 (37.79%) Java
3 1713 (32.42%) SQL
4 1474 (27.90%) Bash Shell
5 1281 (24.24%) PHP
6 1224 (23.16%) Ruby
7 974 (18.43%) JavaScript
8 922 (17.45%) C++
9 734 (13.89%) Shell Script
10 586 (11.09%) C#
11 582 (11.01%) C
12 435 (8.23%) PowerShell
13 199 (3.77%) Korn
14 153 (2.90%) PL/SQL
15 134 (2.54%) VB
16 114 (2.16%) AWK
17 106 (2.01%) VBScript
18 96 (1.82%) Scala
19 91 (1.72%) VBA
20 79 (1.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1031 (19.51%) Degree
2 184 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 156 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
4 105 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 85 (1.61%) CCNA
6 78 (1.48%) CCNP
7 74 (1.40%) RHCE
8 72 (1.36%) PhD
9 64 (1.21%) ISEB
10 61 (1.15%) DV Cleared
11 60 (1.14%) CISSP
12 40 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
13 39 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
15 31 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 31 (0.59%) MCSE
16 26 (0.49%) OCP
17 24 (0.45%) CCIE
18 23 (0.44%) ISTQB
19 22 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 421 (7.97%) QA
2 93 (1.76%) SLA
3 92 (1.74%) PCI DSS
4 19 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 15 (0.28%) HIPAA
7 11 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.19%) JTAG
9 8 (0.15%) DO-178B
10 4 (0.076%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.057%) MiFID
12 2 (0.038%) DICOM
12 2 (0.038%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.019%) GPG13
13 1 (0.019%) COREP
13 1 (0.019%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.019%) HL7
13 1 (0.019%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 537 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 245 (4.64%) Active Directory
3 177 (3.35%) vSphere
4 173 (3.27%) KVM
5 163 (3.08%) NFS
6 141 (2.67%) VMware ESX
7 127 (2.40%) Xen
8 99 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
9 91 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
10 72 (1.36%) Hyper-V
11 64 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
12 59 (1.12%) Squid
13 55 (1.04%) Varnish
14 48 (0.91%) Snort
14 48 (0.91%) Postfix
15 41 (0.78%) Sendmail
16 37 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 37 (0.70%) Samba
17 36 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
18 34 (0.64%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 787 (14.89%) Puppet
2 534 (10.11%) Opscode Chef
3 475 (8.99%) Nagios
4 128 (2.42%) Cacti
5 118 (2.23%) Tivoli
6 113 (2.14%) ZABBIX
7 110 (2.08%) NetBackup
8 99 (1.87%) Salt
9 91 (1.72%) CFEngine
10 70 (1.32%) Ansible
11 67 (1.27%) Data Guard
12 63 (1.19%) OpenView
13 59 (1.12%) Opsview
14 55 (1.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 53 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 53 (1.00%) Vagrant
16 47 (0.89%) SCOM
17 42 (0.79%) Netcool
17 42 (0.79%) Ganglia
18 38 (0.72%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1021 (19.32%) Oracle
2 978 (18.51%) Red Hat
3 767 (14.52%) VMware
4 480 (9.08%) Cisco
5 455 (8.61%) Microsoft
6 289 (5.47%) JBoss
7 275 (5.20%) HP
8 262 (4.96%) IBM
9 247 (4.67%) Sybase
10 203 (3.84%) NetApp
11 186 (3.52%) Sun
12 176 (3.33%) EMC
13 149 (2.82%) Citrix
14 130 (2.46%) Veritas
15 117 (2.21%) Juniper
16 106 (2.01%) F5
17 91 (1.72%) TIBCO
18 88 (1.67%) Symantec
19 86 (1.63%) Brocade
19 86 (1.63%) Bloomberg
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60 - £80 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milnthorpe, Cumbria
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 26,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 26,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Webrecruit
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + experience dependent
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 9% Pension, Healthcare, Life Insur
Posted: 9 hours ago