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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 124 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2521 2757 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.36% 2.76% 3.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.64% 5.19% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1962 2255 2797
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
54387 53071 59277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.85% 53.18% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46010 46173 52391
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -15 1391 £55,000 - 130
South East -15 448 £44,750 +11.87% 56
East of England -24 238 £42,000 +5.00% 34
Yorkshire +18 142 £37,500 - 20
North West 0 89 £42,500 +10.38% 19
West Midlands -22 89 £49,000 -2.00% 5
South West -56 59 £41,000 +15.49% 26
East Midlands +33 45 £40,000 +8.10% 2
North East +8 20 £27,500 +17.02% 7
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3374 (65.19%) Linux
2 2550 (49.27%) Python
3 2063 (39.86%) UNIX
4 1921 (37.11%) Java
5 1733 (33.48%) SQL
6 1584 (30.60%) Bash Shell
7 1482 (28.63%) Windows
8 1350 (26.08%) Finance
9 1233 (23.82%) Ruby
10 1219 (23.55%) MySQL
11 1202 (23.22%) PHP
12 1027 (19.84%) Red Hat
13 999 (19.30%) Apache
14 984 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
15 954 (18.43%) Oracle
16 944 (18.24%) JavaScript
17 936 (18.08%) Degree
18 891 (17.21%) C++
19 860 (16.62%) Puppet
20 800 (15.46%) Shell Script
21 784 (15.15%) VMware
22 755 (14.59%) HTML
23 718 (13.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 651 (12.58%) TCP/IP
25 645 (12.46%) Computer Science
26 593 (11.46%) Solaris
27 584 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
28 572 (11.05%) C#
29 570 (11.01%) CSS
30 558 (10.78%) Tomcat

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 999 (19.30%) Apache
2 558 (10.78%) Tomcat
3 243 (4.69%) IIS
4 221 (4.27%) nginx
5 188 (3.63%) WebLogic
5 188 (3.63%) WebSphere
6 114 (2.20%) MS Exchange
7 109 (2.11%) Node.js
8 108 (2.09%) Drupal
9 83 (1.60%) CMS
10 80 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
11 73 (1.41%) OpenStack
12 57 (1.10%) Apache Solr
13 56 (1.08%) SharePoint
14 48 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
15 44 (0.85%) Jetty
16 41 (0.79%) Confluence
17 39 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
17 39 (0.75%) MQSeries
18 35 (0.68%) Alfresco
Applications
1 268 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 109 (2.11%) MS Office
3 32 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.29%) SPSS
5 10 (0.19%) MS Project
6 8 (0.15%) Mingle
7 7 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.12%) Mathematica
8 6 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.097%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.077%) Simulink
10 4 (0.077%) Stateflow
11 3 (0.058%) Stata
12 2 (0.039%) DOC1
12 2 (0.039%) PrintSoft PReS
13 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.019%) Maya
13 1 (0.019%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 40 (0.77%) Magento
2 39 (0.75%) RMDS
3 21 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
4 20 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 20 (0.39%) ION MarketView
5 18 (0.35%) IntelliMatch
6 17 (0.33%) TIBCO iProcess
7 16 (0.31%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 16 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
8 12 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (0.19%) CSG Singleview
10 8 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
11 7 (0.14%) HiPortfolio
12 6 (0.12%) Tridion
13 4 (0.077%) Kondor+
13 4 (0.077%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.058%) Cordys
14 3 (0.058%) SunGard APT
14 3 (0.058%) FastVal
14 3 (0.058%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 183 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (1.99%) SaaS
2 103 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
3 58 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (0.66%) PaaS
5 31 (0.60%) GitHub
6 30 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 29 (0.56%) IaaS
8 15 (0.29%) Joyent
9 13 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.23%) Office 365
11 8 (0.15%) Google Apps
12 7 (0.14%) Route 53
12 7 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
13 6 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (0.097%) Heroku
15 4 (0.077%) IBM SmartCloud
16 3 (0.058%) Trello
17 1 (0.019%) CloudFront
17 1 (0.019%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 651 (12.58%) TCP/IP
2 552 (10.66%) DNS
3 447 (8.64%) Firewall
4 415 (8.02%) HTTP
5 398 (7.69%) Internet
6 341 (6.59%) SAN
7 284 (5.49%) LDAP
8 186 (3.59%) BGP
9 167 (3.23%) DHCP
10 165 (3.19%) SMTP
11 149 (2.88%) SSH
12 147 (2.84%) OSPF
13 140 (2.70%) NAS
14 135 (2.61%) Network Security
14 135 (2.61%) MPLS
15 133 (2.57%) VPN
16 127 (2.45%) SSL
17 120 (2.32%) WAN
18 117 (2.26%) SNMP
19 114 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1219 (23.55%) MySQL
2 543 (10.49%) SQL Server
3 455 (8.79%) Relational Database
4 381 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
5 253 (4.89%) RDBMS
6 223 (4.31%) MongoDB
7 210 (4.06%) Oracle Database
8 189 (3.65%) DB2
9 188 (3.63%) NoSQL
10 175 (3.38%) Big Data
11 133 (2.57%) Hadoop
12 108 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
13 92 (1.78%) Redis
14 75 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
15 73 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
16 69 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
17 39 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
18 38 (0.73%) Informix
19 33 (0.64%) Data Mining
20 31 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 550 (10.63%) Git (software)
2 454 (8.77%) Subversion
3 350 (6.76%) Jenkins
4 174 (3.36%) JIRA
5 156 (3.01%) Hudson
6 142 (2.74%) Maven
7 120 (2.32%) Selenium
8 103 (1.99%) Eclipse
9 96 (1.85%) Ant
10 66 (1.28%) JUnit
11 53 (1.02%) TeamCity
12 50 (0.97%) ClearCase
13 46 (0.89%) WebDriver
14 42 (0.81%) CruiseControl
15 40 (0.77%) Bugzilla
16 37 (0.71%) Visual Studio
16 37 (0.71%) Cucumber
17 36 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 33 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
19 30 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1350 (26.08%) Finance
2 467 (9.02%) Banking
3 327 (6.32%) Front Office
4 231 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 229 (4.42%) Investment Banking
6 155 (2.99%) Retail
7 129 (2.49%) Marketing
8 122 (2.36%) Financial Institution
9 81 (1.56%) Games
10 79 (1.53%) Back Office
11 78 (1.51%) Advertising
12 72 (1.39%) Manufacturing
13 60 (1.16%) Publishing
14 46 (0.89%) Electronics
15 33 (0.64%) Law
16 23 (0.44%) Legal
17 20 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (0.37%) German Language
19 17 (0.33%) French Language
20 14 (0.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1402 (27.09%) Developer
2 755 (14.59%) Administrator
3 602 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
4 530 (10.24%) Analyst
5 495 (9.56%) Linux Administrator
6 375 (7.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 323 (6.24%) Linux Engineer
8 305 (5.89%) Java Developer
9 280 (5.41%) Support Analyst
10 269 (5.20%) Applications Support
11 246 (4.75%) Software Engineer
12 231 (4.46%) Systems Engineer
13 199 (3.84%) DevOps Engineer
14 172 (3.32%) Senior Developer
15 168 (3.25%) Software Developer
15 168 (3.25%) C++ Developer
16 165 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 155 (2.99%) Web Developer
18 152 (2.94%) Support Engineer
19 144 (2.78%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 755 (14.59%) HTML
2 570 (11.01%) CSS
3 511 (9.87%) XML
4 402 (7.77%) Web Services
5 335 (6.47%) LAMP
6 313 (6.05%) jQuery
7 306 (5.91%) .NET
8 254 (4.91%) J2EE
9 208 (4.02%) Ajax
10 154 (2.98%) Spring
11 140 (2.70%) HTML5
12 138 (2.67%) SOAP
13 126 (2.43%) Middleware
14 121 (2.34%) STL
15 117 (2.26%) JSON
16 107 (2.07%) RESTful
16 107 (2.07%) Hibernate
17 93 (1.80%) REST
18 88 (1.70%) Ruby on Rails
19 87 (1.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 645 (12.46%) Computer Science
2 452 (8.73%) Open Source
3 384 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 291 (5.62%) Clustering
5 238 (4.60%) Hedge funds
6 211 (4.08%) Equities
7 142 (2.74%) Fixed Income
8 130 (2.51%) Derivative
9 129 (2.49%) Mathematics
10 116 (2.24%) Mobile App
11 101 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 96 (1.85%) Management Information System
13 90 (1.74%) Replication
14 89 (1.72%) Digital Media
15 80 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
16 71 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
17 70 (1.35%) Physics
18 58 (1.12%) Statistics
19 55 (1.06%) Client/Server
19 55 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3374 (65.19%) Linux
2 2063 (39.86%) UNIX
3 1482 (28.63%) Windows
4 718 (13.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 593 (11.46%) Solaris
6 515 (9.95%) CentOS
7 371 (7.17%) Ubuntu
8 246 (4.75%) Debian
9 237 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 225 (4.35%) AIX
11 142 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 104 (2.01%) SUSE
13 96 (1.85%) Android
14 88 (1.70%) Windows 7
15 82 (1.58%) Apple iOS
16 77 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
17 69 (1.33%) HPUX
18 57 (1.10%) Mac OS X
19 51 (0.99%) Fedora
20 32 (0.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 984 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
2 528 (10.20%) DevOps
3 492 (9.51%) OO
4 470 (9.08%) Software Engineering
5 452 (8.73%) ITIL
6 443 (8.56%) Configuration Management
7 413 (7.98%) E-Commerce
8 345 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 344 (6.65%) Load Balancing
10 310 (5.99%) TDD
11 306 (5.91%) Performance Tuning
12 241 (4.66%) Project Management
13 211 (4.08%) Scrum
13 211 (4.08%) Mentoring
14 199 (3.84%) Web Development
15 192 (3.71%) MVC
16 173 (3.34%) Disaster Recovery
17 169 (3.27%) Test Automation
18 158 (3.05%) Multithreading
19 148 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2550 (49.27%) Python
2 1921 (37.11%) Java
3 1733 (33.48%) SQL
4 1584 (30.60%) Bash Shell
5 1233 (23.82%) Ruby
6 1202 (23.22%) PHP
7 944 (18.24%) JavaScript
8 891 (17.21%) C++
9 800 (15.46%) Shell Script
10 572 (11.05%) C#
11 529 (10.22%) C
12 420 (8.11%) PowerShell
13 192 (3.71%) Korn
14 133 (2.57%) PL/SQL
15 129 (2.49%) AWK
16 112 (2.16%) VBA
17 101 (1.95%) VB
18 94 (1.82%) Groovy
19 88 (1.70%) Scala
20 86 (1.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 936 (18.08%) Degree
2 200 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
3 182 (3.52%) Security Cleared
4 108 (2.09%) CCNP
5 103 (1.99%) SC Cleared
6 102 (1.97%) CCNA
7 83 (1.60%) RHCE
8 69 (1.33%) ISEB
9 62 (1.20%) CISSP
10 61 (1.18%) PhD
11 47 (0.91%) DV Cleared
12 37 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
12 37 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
13 36 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
14 34 (0.66%) ISTQB
15 30 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 28 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 28 (0.54%) MCSE
16 28 (0.54%) CCSA
17 23 (0.44%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 383 (7.40%) QA
2 106 (2.05%) PCI DSS
3 77 (1.49%) SLA
4 17 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 12 (0.23%) JTAG
8 10 (0.19%) HIPAA
9 8 (0.15%) DO-178B
10 7 (0.14%) Solvency II
11 5 (0.097%) DICOM
12 4 (0.077%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.019%) GPG13
13 1 (0.019%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.019%) COREP
System Software
1 584 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 223 (4.31%) Active Directory
3 193 (3.73%) KVM
4 164 (3.17%) NFS
5 161 (3.11%) vSphere
6 150 (2.90%) Xen
7 127 (2.45%) VMware ESX
8 110 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
9 78 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
10 76 (1.47%) Hyper-V
11 67 (1.29%) Snort
12 59 (1.14%) Squid
12 59 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
13 54 (1.04%) Samba
14 48 (0.93%) Postfix
15 46 (0.89%) Varnish
16 45 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 41 (0.79%) Sendmail
18 38 (0.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
19 33 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 860 (16.62%) Puppet
2 553 (10.68%) Opscode Chef
3 496 (9.58%) Nagios
4 162 (3.13%) Cacti
5 124 (2.40%) Salt
6 110 (2.13%) NetBackup
7 107 (2.07%) ZABBIX
8 97 (1.87%) Tivoli
9 96 (1.85%) Ansible
10 95 (1.84%) CFEngine
11 68 (1.31%) Vagrant
12 60 (1.16%) Opsview
13 57 (1.10%) OpenView
14 56 (1.08%) Data Guard
15 52 (1.00%) Control-M
16 51 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 43 (0.83%) Zenoss
18 42 (0.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
19 40 (0.77%) SCOM
19 40 (0.77%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 1027 (19.84%) Red Hat
2 954 (18.43%) Oracle
3 784 (15.15%) VMware
4 501 (9.68%) Cisco
5 431 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 294 (5.68%) IBM
7 259 (5.00%) HP
8 256 (4.95%) JBoss
9 246 (4.75%) Sybase
10 197 (3.81%) Sun
11 170 (3.28%) EMC
12 168 (3.25%) NetApp
13 148 (2.86%) Veritas
14 135 (2.61%) Citrix
14 135 (2.61%) Juniper
15 128 (2.47%) Bloomberg
16 113 (2.18%) F5
17 110 (2.13%) TIBCO
18 109 (2.11%) Symantec
19 102 (1.97%) Reuters
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 5 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus, Shares and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago