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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 119 102 77
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -25
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2754 2823 3714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.44% 2.71% 3.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 5.05% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2178 2267 3112
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59968 55872 64189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.06% 53.69% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50931 48463 56969
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -15 1512 £55,000 - 148
South East -27 428 £44,500 +14.10% 45
East of England -4 302 £40,000 -4.76% 53
Yorkshire -1 183 £35,000 -17.64% 33
North West -3 113 £37,500 -6.25% 14
South West -49 102 £37,500 -6.25% 31
West Midlands -9 58 £37,500 +15.38% 3
East Midlands 0 47 £35,000 -12.50% 2
North East -9 7 £32,500 -10.34% 3
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3600 (63.97%) Linux
2 2526 (44.88%) Python
3 2509 (44.58%) UNIX
4 2088 (37.10%) Java
5 1953 (34.70%) SQL
6 1392 (24.73%) Bash Shell
7 1390 (24.70%) Windows
8 1372 (24.38%) Finance
9 1269 (22.55%) MySQL
10 1249 (22.19%) Oracle
11 1227 (21.80%) PHP
12 1220 (21.68%) Degree
13 1075 (19.10%) Apache
14 1065 (18.92%) JavaScript
15 1051 (18.67%) Ruby
16 1000 (17.77%) Red Hat
17 941 (16.72%) C++
18 875 (15.55%) HTML
19 846 (15.03%) Puppet
20 816 (14.50%) Shell Script
21 789 (14.02%) Computer Science
22 745 (13.24%) Solaris
23 735 (13.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 724 (12.86%) VMware
25 719 (12.78%) TCP/IP
26 629 (11.18%) C
27 628 (11.16%) CSS
28 609 (10.82%) Tomcat
29 577 (10.25%) XML
30 548 (9.74%) ITIL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1075 (19.10%) Apache
2 609 (10.82%) Tomcat
3 288 (5.12%) IIS
4 216 (3.84%) WebLogic
5 176 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 154 (2.74%) nginx
7 117 (2.08%) CMS
8 113 (2.01%) SharePoint
9 110 (1.95%) Drupal
10 95 (1.69%) Node.js
11 87 (1.55%) MS Exchange
12 76 (1.35%) Alfresco
13 66 (1.17%) WordPress
14 65 (1.15%) Jetty
14 65 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
14 65 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
15 56 (1.00%) OpenStack
16 52 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
17 43 (0.76%) Confluence
17 43 (0.76%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 232 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 154 (2.74%) MS Office
3 30 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 30 (0.53%) MS Project
4 26 (0.46%) SPSS
5 10 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.16%) Mingle
7 8 (0.14%) Mathematica
8 6 (0.11%) FastStats
9 5 (0.089%) Stata
10 4 (0.071%) Doxygen
10 4 (0.071%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.018%) Simulink
11 1 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.018%) DOC1
11 1 (0.018%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.018%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 51 (0.91%) BusinessWorks
2 40 (0.71%) Magento
3 29 (0.52%) RMDS
4 28 (0.50%) TIBCO iProcess
5 18 (0.32%) ION MarketView
6 14 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
7 13 (0.23%) SunGard APT
8 11 (0.20%) FastVal
9 10 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
10 9 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
10 9 (0.16%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 8 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 8 (0.14%) SAP SRM
12 7 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
13 5 (0.089%) Endur
13 5 (0.089%) Global One
14 4 (0.071%) SimCorp Dimension
14 4 (0.071%) Sophis RISQUE
14 4 (0.071%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.071%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 258 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
3 128 (2.27%) SaaS
4 121 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
5 42 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 37 (0.66%) IaaS
7 36 (0.64%) Joyent
8 35 (0.62%) PaaS
9 33 (0.59%) Amazon S3
10 19 (0.34%) Heroku
10 19 (0.34%) GitHub
11 18 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
12 16 (0.28%) Engine Yard
13 13 (0.23%) Google Apps
14 12 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
15 9 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
16 8 (0.14%) Office 365
17 7 (0.12%) CloudFront
17 7 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 719 (12.78%) TCP/IP
2 501 (8.90%) DNS
3 475 (8.44%) SAN
4 456 (8.10%) Internet
5 440 (7.82%) Firewall
6 411 (7.30%) HTTP
7 275 (4.89%) LDAP
8 218 (3.87%) NAS
9 173 (3.07%) SMTP
10 162 (2.88%) SSH
11 147 (2.61%) DHCP
12 142 (2.52%) SSL
13 141 (2.51%) VPN
14 132 (2.35%) SNMP
15 112 (1.99%) FTP
16 111 (1.97%) VLAN
17 108 (1.92%) BGP
18 94 (1.67%) WAN
19 77 (1.37%) MPLS
20 72 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1269 (22.55%) MySQL
2 516 (9.17%) Relational Database
3 466 (8.28%) SQL Server
4 307 (5.45%) RDBMS
5 273 (4.85%) NoSQL
6 259 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
7 245 (4.35%) Oracle Database
8 228 (4.05%) MongoDB
9 172 (3.06%) Hadoop
10 169 (3.00%) Big Data
11 151 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
12 139 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
13 124 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
14 117 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
15 95 (1.69%) DB2
16 82 (1.46%) Redis
17 72 (1.28%) Data Mining
18 59 (1.05%) Apache Hive
19 56 (1.00%) Informix
20 43 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 460 (8.17%) Subversion
2 405 (7.20%) Git (software)
3 315 (5.60%) Jenkins
4 186 (3.30%) Hudson
5 157 (2.79%) JIRA
6 149 (2.65%) Maven
7 115 (2.04%) JUnit
8 110 (1.95%) Ant
9 104 (1.85%) Selenium
10 67 (1.19%) Visual Studio
11 58 (1.03%) ClearCase
12 53 (0.94%) Eclipse
12 53 (0.94%) JMeter
13 45 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
14 44 (0.78%) TeamCity
14 44 (0.78%) Mercurial
15 36 (0.64%) Cucumber
16 34 (0.60%) Gradle
17 33 (0.59%) CruiseControl
18 30 (0.53%) TestNG
General
1 1372 (24.38%) Finance
2 529 (9.40%) Banking
3 281 (4.99%) Front Office
4 255 (4.53%) Investment Banking
5 252 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 167 (2.97%) Retail
7 142 (2.52%) Games
8 108 (1.92%) Marketing
9 88 (1.56%) Financial Institution
10 69 (1.23%) Advertising
11 65 (1.15%) Publishing
12 59 (1.05%) Electronics
13 57 (1.01%) Manufacturing
14 54 (0.96%) Back Office
15 40 (0.71%) Law
16 32 (0.57%) Automotive
16 32 (0.57%) Retail Banking
17 31 (0.55%) Online Betting
18 26 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
19 17 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1590 (28.25%) Developer
2 760 (13.50%) Administrator
3 603 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 587 (10.43%) Analyst
5 472 (8.39%) Linux Administrator
6 374 (6.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 351 (6.24%) Support Analyst
8 341 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
9 310 (5.51%) Applications Support
10 282 (5.01%) Java Developer
11 270 (4.80%) Software Engineer
12 254 (4.51%) Software Developer
13 236 (4.19%) Systems Engineer
14 210 (3.73%) Perl Developer
15 205 (3.64%) Senior Developer
16 195 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
17 180 (3.20%) Web Developer
18 154 (2.74%) UNIX Administrator
19 153 (2.72%) C++ Developer
20 142 (2.52%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 875 (15.55%) HTML
2 628 (11.16%) CSS
3 577 (10.25%) XML
4 466 (8.28%) Web Services
5 381 (6.77%) .NET
6 348 (6.18%) LAMP
7 319 (5.67%) J2EE
8 305 (5.42%) jQuery
9 206 (3.66%) Ajax
10 189 (3.36%) HTML5
11 173 (3.07%) SOAP
12 172 (3.06%) Spring
13 167 (2.97%) Middleware
14 139 (2.47%) Hibernate
15 135 (2.40%) JSP
16 126 (2.24%) JSON
17 121 (2.15%) STL
18 114 (2.03%) REST
19 105 (1.87%) Ruby on Rails
20 102 (1.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 789 (14.02%) Computer Science
2 523 (9.29%) Open Source
3 314 (5.58%) Clustering
4 243 (4.32%) Derivative
5 164 (2.91%) Mathematics
6 161 (2.86%) Equities
7 148 (2.63%) Hedge funds
8 136 (2.42%) Replication
9 125 (2.22%) Fixed Income
10 116 (2.06%) Mobile App
11 100 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
12 94 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 93 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
14 82 (1.46%) Statistics
15 75 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
15 75 (1.33%) Firmware
16 73 (1.30%) Physics
17 72 (1.28%) Management Information System
18 63 (1.12%) Visualisation
19 53 (0.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3600 (63.97%) Linux
2 2509 (44.58%) UNIX
3 1390 (24.70%) Windows
4 745 (13.24%) Solaris
5 735 (13.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 489 (8.69%) CentOS
7 357 (6.34%) Ubuntu
8 346 (6.15%) AIX
9 278 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 253 (4.50%) Debian
11 168 (2.99%) SUSE
12 149 (2.65%) Android
13 148 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 123 (2.19%) Apple iOS
15 89 (1.58%) HPUX
16 77 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
17 72 (1.28%) Windows 7
18 67 (1.19%) Mac OS X
19 36 (0.64%) Windows XP
20 32 (0.57%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 548 (9.74%) ITIL
2 544 (9.67%) OO
3 539 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
4 516 (9.17%) Configuration Management
5 466 (8.28%) Software Engineering
6 342 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
7 341 (6.06%) Load Balancing
8 330 (5.86%) E-Commerce
9 316 (5.61%) Performance Tuning
10 293 (5.21%) TDD
11 268 (4.76%) Scrum
12 251 (4.46%) Project Management
13 246 (4.37%) Web Development
14 216 (3.84%) Problem Management
15 212 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
16 209 (3.71%) MVC
17 183 (3.25%) Workflow
18 181 (3.22%) Low Latency
19 171 (3.04%) Test Automation
20 159 (2.83%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2526 (44.88%) Python
2 2088 (37.10%) Java
3 1953 (34.70%) SQL
4 1392 (24.73%) Bash Shell
5 1227 (21.80%) PHP
6 1065 (18.92%) JavaScript
7 1051 (18.67%) Ruby
8 941 (16.72%) C++
9 816 (14.50%) Shell Script
10 629 (11.18%) C
11 537 (9.54%) C#
12 412 (7.32%) PowerShell
13 264 (4.69%) Korn
14 192 (3.41%) VB
15 181 (3.22%) PL/SQL
16 151 (2.68%) VBScript
17 128 (2.27%) Scala
18 116 (2.06%) AWK
19 77 (1.37%) Tcl
20 74 (1.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1220 (21.68%) Degree
2 193 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 110 (1.95%) RHCE
4 100 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 92 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
6 78 (1.39%) PhD
7 60 (1.07%) DV Cleared
8 53 (0.94%) CCNA
9 47 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
10 46 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 44 (0.78%) CISSP
12 42 (0.75%) ISEB
13 40 (0.71%) MCSE
14 34 (0.60%) CCNP
15 27 (0.48%) HND
16 24 (0.43%) CEH
16 24 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
17 22 (0.39%) ISTQB
17 22 (0.39%) OSCP
18 19 (0.34%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 404 (7.18%) QA
2 137 (2.43%) SLA
3 80 (1.42%) PCI DSS
4 30 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 20 (0.36%) HIPAA
6 19 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.12%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
9 4 (0.071%) DO-178B
10 3 (0.053%) MiFID
11 2 (0.036%) HL7
12 1 (0.018%) COBIT
12 1 (0.018%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 498 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 289 (5.14%) Active Directory
3 195 (3.46%) NFS
4 150 (2.67%) VMware ESX
5 137 (2.43%) KVM
6 126 (2.24%) vSphere
7 90 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
8 88 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
9 87 (1.55%) Xen
10 81 (1.44%) Sendmail
11 64 (1.14%) Hyper-V
11 64 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 63 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
13 58 (1.03%) Samba
13 58 (1.03%) Varnish
14 54 (0.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 48 (0.85%) Postfix
16 43 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
17 36 (0.64%) Squid
18 35 (0.62%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 846 (15.03%) Puppet
2 548 (9.74%) Opscode Chef
3 472 (8.39%) Nagios
4 127 (2.26%) Tivoli
5 97 (1.72%) ZABBIX
6 94 (1.67%) Cacti
7 90 (1.60%) NetBackup
7 90 (1.60%) CFEngine
8 74 (1.31%) Data Guard
9 69 (1.23%) OpenView
10 61 (1.08%) SCOM
11 56 (1.00%) Control-M
12 49 (0.87%) Plesk
13 44 (0.78%) Ganglia
14 41 (0.73%) ITRS Geneos
14 41 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 40 (0.71%) Netcool
16 36 (0.64%) Backup Exec
16 36 (0.64%) Cobbler
17 35 (0.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1249 (22.19%) Oracle
2 1000 (17.77%) Red Hat
3 724 (12.86%) VMware
4 485 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 360 (6.40%) Cisco
6 311 (5.53%) JBoss
7 309 (5.49%) HP
8 288 (5.12%) IBM
9 270 (4.80%) Sybase
10 257 (4.57%) Sun
11 216 (3.84%) NetApp
12 209 (3.71%) EMC
13 178 (3.16%) Veritas
14 119 (2.11%) Citrix
15 103 (1.83%) Symantec
16 100 (1.78%) Juniper
17 97 (1.72%) TIBCO
18 85 (1.51%) Rackspace
19 81 (1.44%) Zend
20 77 (1.37%) BMC
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per day superb base with excellent bonus and b
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus, shares & excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + on-call + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: Bens
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London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
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London
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Salary: From £40 to £65,000 per annum + bens and bonus
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Bilston, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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