The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 135 99 100
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2171 2747 2880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.18% 2.80% 2.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.30% 5.26% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 2137 2291
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +6.32%
Perl
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50435 52206 54999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.55% 53.26% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 43421 44043 48221
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,649 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
London -41 1111 £57,500 - 121
South East +7 483 £45,000 -5.26% 76
East of England -24 212 £44,500 +11.25% 35
South West +6 151 £45,000 +12.50% 24
Yorkshire -50 84 £35,000 +7.69% 16
West Midlands -41 61 £37,500 -25.00% 8
North West -51 46 £40,000 -5.88% 11
East Midlands +17 25 £37,500 -16.66% 4
North East -19 4 £51,250 +42.36% 5
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3051 (65.42%) Linux
2 2462 (52.79%) Python
3 1857 (39.82%) UNIX
4 1587 (34.03%) SQL
5 1478 (31.69%) Java
6 1344 (28.82%) Windows
7 1343 (28.80%) Bash Shell
8 1168 (25.04%) PHP
9 1121 (24.04%) Finance
10 1032 (22.13%) MySQL
11 953 (20.43%) Ruby
12 937 (20.09%) Oracle
13 900 (19.30%) Puppet
14 854 (18.31%) Red Hat
15 843 (18.07%) Degree
16 804 (17.24%) Apache
17 800 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
18 769 (16.49%) VMware
19 752 (16.12%) JavaScript
20 706 (15.14%) C++
21 674 (14.45%) Shell Script
22 659 (14.13%) HTML
23 630 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 583 (12.50%) TCP/IP
25 564 (12.09%) DNS
26 563 (12.07%) Opscode Chef
27 555 (11.90%) SQL Server
28 546 (11.71%) DevOps
29 540 (11.58%) Solaris
30 529 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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
1 804 (17.24%) Apache
2 494 (10.59%) Tomcat
3 291 (6.24%) IIS
4 222 (4.76%) nginx
5 185 (3.97%) WebSphere
6 168 (3.60%) JBoss
7 153 (3.28%) MS Exchange
8 120 (2.57%) OpenStack
9 116 (2.49%) WebLogic
10 105 (2.25%) Node.js
11 104 (2.23%) WebSphere Application Server
12 72 (1.54%) GlassFish
13 64 (1.37%) MQSeries
14 60 (1.29%) IBM HTTP Server
15 53 (1.14%) Drupal
16 51 (1.09%) CMS
17 47 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
18 45 (0.96%) Confluence
19 44 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
20 43 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 254 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 99 (2.12%) MS Office
3 27 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.21%) SPSS
5 9 (0.19%) Mathematica
6 4 (0.086%) Simulink
7 3 (0.064%) Abaqus
7 3 (0.064%) MS Project
8 2 (0.043%) Stata
8 2 (0.043%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.043%) Stateflow
8 2 (0.043%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.043%) Maya
9 1 (0.021%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.021%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (0.49%) RMDS
2 20 (0.43%) TIBCO iProcess
3 19 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
4 16 (0.34%) Magento
5 11 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
6 10 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.15%) BASE24
7 7 (0.15%) ION MarketView
8 6 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
9 5 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
10 4 (0.086%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 4 (0.086%) Global One
10 4 (0.086%) Summit
10 4 (0.086%) CSG Singleview
11 2 (0.043%) SAP SRM
11 2 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
12 1 (0.021%) Markit EDM
12 1 (0.021%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 213 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (2.23%) SaaS
3 64 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 64 (1.37%) IaaS
4 63 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
5 51 (1.09%) PaaS
6 46 (0.99%) Amazon S3
7 32 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 29 (0.62%) GitHub
9 17 (0.36%) IBM SmartCloud
10 16 (0.34%) Heroku
11 11 (0.24%) Route 53
11 11 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
12 10 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (0.21%) Engine Yard
13 8 (0.17%) SoftLayer
14 5 (0.11%) Joyent
15 3 (0.064%) Office 365
16 2 (0.043%) CloudFront
16 2 (0.043%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 583 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 564 (12.09%) DNS
3 415 (8.90%) Firewall
4 386 (8.28%) HTTP
5 353 (7.57%) SAN
6 325 (6.97%) Internet
7 237 (5.08%) LDAP
8 168 (3.60%) FTP
9 156 (3.34%) WAN
10 148 (3.17%) DHCP
11 146 (3.13%) VPN
12 145 (3.11%) SMTP
13 142 (3.04%) LAN
14 130 (2.79%) BGP
15 125 (2.68%) NAS
16 107 (2.29%) SSL
17 99 (2.12%) OSPF
18 93 (1.99%) Network Security
19 90 (1.93%) SSH
20 89 (1.91%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1032 (22.13%) MySQL
2 555 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 345 (7.40%) Relational Database
4 332 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
5 203 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 193 (4.14%) Oracle Database
7 176 (3.77%) NoSQL
8 163 (3.49%) RDBMS
9 160 (3.43%) Big Data
10 144 (3.09%) DB2
11 99 (2.12%) Hadoop
12 79 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
13 70 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
14 63 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
15 59 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
16 58 (1.24%) Redis
17 55 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
18 49 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 48 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 38 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 529 (11.34%) Git (software)
2 375 (8.04%) Subversion
3 348 (7.46%) Jenkins
4 181 (3.88%) Maven
5 157 (3.37%) Hudson
6 128 (2.74%) JIRA
7 94 (2.02%) Ant
7 94 (2.02%) Selenium
8 89 (1.91%) Eclipse
9 82 (1.76%) TeamCity
9 82 (1.76%) Mercurial
10 68 (1.46%) Cucumber
11 63 (1.35%) JUnit
12 57 (1.22%) WebDriver
13 47 (1.01%) Visual Studio
14 44 (0.94%) CruiseControl
15 43 (0.92%) NUnit
16 40 (0.86%) PHPUnit
17 38 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 35 (0.75%) InstallShield
General
1 1121 (24.04%) Finance
2 391 (8.38%) Banking
3 191 (4.10%) Front Office
4 170 (3.64%) Investment Banking
5 150 (3.22%) Retail
6 132 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 113 (2.42%) Marketing
8 105 (2.25%) Games
9 84 (1.80%) Financial Institution
10 76 (1.63%) Back Office
11 67 (1.44%) Advertising
12 61 (1.31%) Electronics
13 38 (0.81%) Publishing
14 33 (0.71%) Law
14 33 (0.71%) Manufacturing
15 25 (0.54%) French Language
16 24 (0.51%) Billing
17 22 (0.47%) Automotive
18 21 (0.45%) Aerospace
19 16 (0.34%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1126 (24.14%) Developer
2 713 (15.29%) Administrator
3 605 (12.97%) Systems Administrator
4 528 (11.32%) Analyst
5 455 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
6 356 (7.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 324 (6.95%) Support Analyst
8 292 (6.26%) Linux Engineer
9 282 (6.05%) Applications Support
10 248 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer
11 230 (4.93%) Systems Engineer
12 216 (4.63%) Software Engineer
13 206 (4.42%) Support Engineer
14 202 (4.33%) Java Developer
15 183 (3.92%) Senior Developer
16 172 (3.69%) PHP Developer
17 158 (3.39%) Consultant
18 138 (2.96%) Junior
18 138 (2.96%) Applications Support Analyst
19 137 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 659 (14.13%) HTML
2 480 (10.29%) XML
3 474 (10.16%) CSS
4 353 (7.57%) Web Services
5 351 (7.53%) .NET
6 279 (5.98%) jQuery
7 247 (5.30%) LAMP
8 212 (4.55%) J2EE
9 154 (3.30%) SOAP
10 153 (3.28%) HTML5
11 149 (3.19%) Middleware
12 135 (2.89%) Spring
13 127 (2.72%) REST
14 112 (2.40%) Ajax
15 104 (2.23%) FIX Protocol
16 97 (2.08%) ASP.NET
17 87 (1.87%) JSON
18 86 (1.84%) Hibernate
19 83 (1.78%) AngularJS
20 82 (1.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 485 (10.40%) Computer Science
2 423 (9.07%) Open Source
3 411 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
4 209 (4.48%) Clustering
5 155 (3.32%) Hedge funds
6 129 (2.77%) Equities
7 113 (2.42%) Derivative
8 107 (2.29%) Mathematics
9 104 (2.23%) Management Information System
10 98 (2.10%) Fixed Income
11 97 (2.08%) Algorithms
12 94 (2.02%) Replication
13 89 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 88 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
15 78 (1.67%) Mobile App
16 55 (1.18%) HACMP
17 53 (1.14%) User Experience
18 51 (1.09%) PKI
19 48 (1.03%) Physics
19 48 (1.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3051 (65.42%) Linux
2 1857 (39.82%) UNIX
3 1344 (28.82%) Windows
4 630 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 540 (11.58%) Solaris
6 420 (9.01%) CentOS
7 259 (5.55%) Ubuntu
8 228 (4.89%) Debian
9 226 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 190 (4.07%) AIX
11 138 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 94 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 86 (1.84%) Android
14 78 (1.67%) SUSE
15 70 (1.50%) Windows 7
16 48 (1.03%) Fedora
17 39 (0.84%) Mac OS X
18 37 (0.79%) Windows XP
18 37 (0.79%) Apple iOS
19 33 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 800 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (11.71%) DevOps
3 430 (9.22%) ITIL
4 393 (8.43%) OO
5 383 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
6 382 (8.19%) Software Engineering
7 374 (8.02%) Configuration Management
8 293 (6.28%) E-Commerce
9 272 (5.83%) Load Balancing
10 240 (5.15%) TDD
11 235 (5.04%) Mentoring
12 225 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
13 211 (4.52%) MVC
14 207 (4.44%) Scrum
15 181 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
16 178 (3.82%) Analytics
17 172 (3.69%) Time Management
18 170 (3.64%) Web Development
19 159 (3.41%) Project Management
20 155 (3.32%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2462 (52.79%) Python
2 1587 (34.03%) SQL
3 1478 (31.69%) Java
4 1343 (28.80%) Bash Shell
5 1168 (25.04%) PHP
6 953 (20.43%) Ruby
7 752 (16.12%) JavaScript
8 706 (15.14%) C++
9 674 (14.45%) Shell Script
10 498 (10.68%) PowerShell
11 471 (10.10%) C
12 468 (10.03%) C#
13 140 (3.00%) T-SQL
14 132 (2.83%) Korn
15 122 (2.62%) PL/SQL
16 105 (2.25%) AWK
17 84 (1.80%) VBScript
18 83 (1.78%) Groovy
19 78 (1.67%) Tcl
20 74 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 843 (18.07%) Degree
2 151 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 131 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
4 94 (2.02%) RHCE
5 84 (1.80%) SC Cleared
6 71 (1.52%) CCNA
7 67 (1.44%) CCNP
8 63 (1.35%) PhD
9 61 (1.31%) VCP4
10 56 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
11 54 (1.16%) ISEB
12 46 (0.99%) RHCSA
13 45 (0.96%) CISSP
14 42 (0.90%) DV Cleared
15 39 (0.84%) ISTQB
16 38 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 30 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (0.47%) CCIE
19 21 (0.45%) MCSE
20 20 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (5.94%) QA
2 91 (1.95%) SLA
3 44 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.19%) Solvency II
8 7 (0.15%) ISO 8583
8 7 (0.15%) JTAG
9 4 (0.086%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.064%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.043%) DO-254
11 2 (0.043%) DO-160
12 1 (0.021%) COBIT
System Software
1 529 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 264 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 164 (3.52%) NFS
4 120 (2.57%) vSphere
5 113 (2.42%) KVM
6 92 (1.97%) Xen
7 90 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
7 90 (1.93%) Samba
8 87 (1.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 78 (1.67%) Hyper-V
10 71 (1.52%) VMware ESX
11 69 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
12 64 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
13 62 (1.33%) Varnish
14 57 (1.22%) Squid
15 54 (1.16%) Docker
16 53 (1.14%) Postfix
17 51 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
18 50 (1.07%) Firmware
19 46 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 900 (19.30%) Puppet
2 563 (12.07%) Opscode Chef
3 429 (9.20%) Nagios
4 160 (3.43%) Ansible
5 110 (2.36%) ZABBIX
6 102 (2.19%) Cacti
7 97 (2.08%) Salt
8 85 (1.82%) NetBackup
9 84 (1.80%) Tivoli
10 66 (1.42%) Vagrant
11 64 (1.37%) Control-M
12 61 (1.31%) Data Guard
13 46 (0.99%) OpenView
14 39 (0.84%) Zenoss
14 39 (0.84%) SELinux
15 35 (0.75%) yum
16 34 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 33 (0.71%) SCCM
17 33 (0.71%) logstash
17 33 (0.71%) Icinga
Vendors
1 937 (20.09%) Oracle
2 854 (18.31%) Red Hat
3 769 (16.49%) VMware
4 419 (8.98%) Microsoft
5 354 (7.59%) Cisco
6 266 (5.70%) HP
7 236 (5.06%) IBM
8 171 (3.67%) Sybase
9 165 (3.54%) Veritas
10 145 (3.11%) Sun
11 122 (2.62%) NetApp
12 102 (2.19%) Juniper
13 89 (1.91%) Zend
13 89 (1.91%) F5
14 88 (1.89%) Bloomberg
15 84 (1.80%) EMC
16 74 (1.59%) Citrix
16 74 (1.59%) Symantec
17 62 (1.33%) TIBCO
18 60 (1.29%) Splunk
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Union Visual Effects
Salary: Competitive based on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
WebAnyWhere
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
2Source Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus,Free Gym, Food, Pension, Hea
Posted: 2 days ago