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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 129 96 96
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2237 2857 3112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.27% 2.95% 2.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.51% 5.51% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1715 2229 2516
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
49644 51828 57734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.44% 53.50% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42926 43969 51219
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -32 1215 £57,500 +4.54% 115
South East -4 470 £50,000 +5.26% 75
East of England -39 205 £40,000 -5.88% 35
South West -13 126 £50,000 +36.98% 22
Yorkshire -37 102 £37,500 +7.14% 22
North West -22 56 £50,000 +11.11% 14
West Midlands -63 42 £37,500 -25.00% 11
East Midlands +18 27 £33,250 -18.90% 13
North East -12 2 £51,250 +70.83%
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3109 (64.70%) Linux
2 2466 (51.32%) Python
3 1933 (40.23%) UNIX
4 1685 (35.07%) SQL
5 1532 (31.88%) Java
6 1399 (29.12%) Bash Shell
7 1366 (28.43%) Windows
8 1209 (25.16%) Finance
9 1155 (24.04%) PHP
10 1063 (22.12%) MySQL
11 963 (20.04%) Ruby
12 931 (19.38%) Puppet
13 925 (19.25%) Oracle
14 906 (18.86%) Red Hat
15 844 (17.57%) Apache
16 840 (17.48%) Degree
17 804 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
18 776 (16.15%) JavaScript
19 757 (15.75%) VMware
20 742 (15.44%) Shell Script
21 729 (15.17%) C++
22 681 (14.17%) HTML
23 636 (13.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 618 (12.86%) TCP/IP
25 593 (12.34%) Opscode Chef
26 563 (11.72%) DNS
27 560 (11.65%) Solaris
28 552 (11.49%) SQL Server
29 547 (11.38%) Git (software)
30 542 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 844 (17.57%) Apache
2 498 (10.36%) Tomcat
3 301 (6.26%) IIS
4 231 (4.81%) nginx
5 196 (4.08%) WebSphere
6 166 (3.45%) JBoss
7 150 (3.12%) MS Exchange
8 126 (2.62%) WebLogic
9 104 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
10 94 (1.96%) Node.js
10 94 (1.96%) OpenStack
11 67 (1.39%) CMS
11 67 (1.39%) IBM HTTP Server
12 64 (1.33%) MQSeries
13 57 (1.19%) GlassFish
14 55 (1.14%) Drupal
15 49 (1.02%) Confluence
16 44 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
17 41 (0.85%) Jetty
18 38 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 260 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 100 (2.08%) MS Office
3 38 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.15%) SPSS
4 7 (0.15%) Mathematica
5 6 (0.12%) Simulink
6 4 (0.083%) Stateflow
7 3 (0.062%) MS Project
8 2 (0.042%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.042%) Stata
8 2 (0.042%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.042%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.042%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.021%) Maya
9 1 (0.021%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 36 (0.75%) RMDS
2 25 (0.52%) TIBCO iProcess
3 24 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
4 15 (0.31%) ION MarketView
5 13 (0.27%) Magento
6 11 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
6 11 (0.23%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 11 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
7 10 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (0.21%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.12%) CSG Singleview
9 5 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.10%) BASE24
9 5 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
10 4 (0.083%) Global One
10 4 (0.083%) Summit
11 3 (0.062%) Kondor+
12 2 (0.042%) SAP SRM
12 2 (0.042%) HiPortfolio
12 2 (0.042%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 201 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (1.91%) SaaS
3 85 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
4 56 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
5 50 (1.04%) IaaS
6 39 (0.81%) Amazon S3
7 37 (0.77%) PaaS
8 35 (0.73%) GitHub
9 24 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
11 11 (0.23%) Route 53
11 11 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
12 10 (0.21%) Heroku
13 7 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.12%) Joyent
15 5 (0.10%) SoftLayer
16 4 (0.083%) Office 365
17 3 (0.062%) Engine Yard
18 2 (0.042%) Google App Engine
18 2 (0.042%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 618 (12.86%) TCP/IP
2 563 (11.72%) DNS
3 420 (8.74%) Firewall
4 384 (7.99%) HTTP
5 352 (7.33%) SAN
6 296 (6.16%) Internet
7 270 (5.62%) LDAP
8 176 (3.66%) FTP
9 155 (3.23%) VPN
10 154 (3.20%) DHCP
11 149 (3.10%) SMTP
12 144 (3.00%) WAN
12 144 (3.00%) BGP
13 137 (2.85%) LAN
14 127 (2.64%) NAS
15 113 (2.35%) OSPF
16 110 (2.29%) SNMP
17 107 (2.23%) SSL
18 104 (2.16%) Network Security
19 93 (1.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1063 (22.12%) MySQL
2 552 (11.49%) SQL Server
3 344 (7.16%) PostgreSQL
4 326 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 212 (4.41%) Oracle Database
6 194 (4.04%) MongoDB
7 163 (3.39%) DB2
8 157 (3.27%) NoSQL
9 150 (3.12%) RDBMS
10 142 (2.96%) Big Data
11 90 (1.87%) Hadoop
12 79 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
13 73 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
14 68 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
15 62 (1.29%) Redis
16 46 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
16 46 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 44 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
18 42 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 37 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 547 (11.38%) Git (software)
2 391 (8.14%) Subversion
3 343 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 186 (3.87%) Maven
5 180 (3.75%) Hudson
6 139 (2.89%) JIRA
7 118 (2.46%) Selenium
8 106 (2.21%) Eclipse
9 103 (2.14%) Ant
10 84 (1.75%) TeamCity
11 81 (1.69%) Mercurial
12 77 (1.60%) WebDriver
13 70 (1.46%) Cucumber
14 68 (1.42%) JUnit
15 53 (1.10%) CruiseControl
16 49 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 47 (0.98%) Visual Studio
18 43 (0.89%) NUnit
19 38 (0.79%) SpecFlow
20 34 (0.71%) Artifactory
General
1 1209 (25.16%) Finance
2 398 (8.28%) Banking
3 245 (5.10%) Front Office
4 173 (3.60%) Investment Banking
5 157 (3.27%) Retail
6 143 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 129 (2.68%) Marketing
8 99 (2.06%) Financial Institution
9 90 (1.87%) Games
10 79 (1.64%) Advertising
11 78 (1.62%) Back Office
12 58 (1.21%) Electronics
13 37 (0.77%) Manufacturing
14 34 (0.71%) Publishing
15 33 (0.69%) Law
16 26 (0.54%) French Language
17 23 (0.48%) Billing
18 21 (0.44%) Aerospace
19 19 (0.40%) Automotive
20 18 (0.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1190 (24.77%) Developer
2 769 (16.00%) Administrator
3 648 (13.49%) Systems Administrator
4 565 (11.76%) Analyst
5 487 (10.14%) Linux Administrator
6 378 (7.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 359 (7.47%) Support Analyst
8 289 (6.01%) Linux Engineer
9 286 (5.95%) Applications Support
10 238 (4.95%) Java Developer
11 226 (4.70%) Systems Engineer
12 214 (4.45%) DevOps Engineer
13 213 (4.43%) Software Engineer
14 182 (3.79%) Support Engineer
15 166 (3.45%) Senior Developer
16 159 (3.31%) PHP Developer
17 156 (3.25%) Consultant
18 150 (3.12%) Web Developer
19 145 (3.02%) Applications Support Analyst
20 140 (2.91%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 681 (14.17%) HTML
2 495 (10.30%) CSS
3 491 (10.22%) XML
4 372 (7.74%) Web Services
5 332 (6.91%) .NET
6 280 (5.83%) jQuery
7 260 (5.41%) LAMP
8 219 (4.56%) J2EE
9 177 (3.68%) SOAP
10 147 (3.06%) Middleware
11 142 (2.96%) Spring
11 142 (2.96%) Ajax
11 142 (2.96%) HTML5
12 129 (2.68%) REST
13 110 (2.29%) FIX Protocol
14 102 (2.12%) ASP.NET
15 95 (1.98%) Hibernate
16 84 (1.75%) JSON
17 82 (1.71%) JDBC
18 81 (1.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 473 (9.84%) Computer Science
2 420 (8.74%) Open Source
2 420 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 245 (5.10%) Clustering
4 167 (3.48%) Hedge funds
5 155 (3.23%) Equities
6 135 (2.81%) Derivative
7 112 (2.33%) Mathematics
8 111 (2.31%) Fixed Income
9 91 (1.89%) Algorithms
10 90 (1.87%) Management Information System
11 83 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 83 (1.73%) Mobile App
12 82 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
13 74 (1.54%) Replication
14 61 (1.27%) User Experience
15 58 (1.21%) HACMP
16 44 (0.92%) Physics
17 41 (0.85%) PKI
18 40 (0.83%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3109 (64.70%) Linux
2 1933 (40.23%) UNIX
3 1366 (28.43%) Windows
4 636 (13.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 560 (11.65%) Solaris
6 461 (9.59%) CentOS
7 284 (5.91%) Ubuntu
8 219 (4.56%) Debian
9 215 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 196 (4.08%) AIX
11 126 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 91 (1.89%) Android
13 90 (1.87%) SUSE
14 86 (1.79%) Windows 7
15 62 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
16 47 (0.98%) Fedora
17 40 (0.83%) Apple iOS
18 37 (0.77%) Windows XP
19 36 (0.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 33 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 804 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
2 497 (10.34%) DevOps
3 447 (9.30%) ITIL
4 415 (8.64%) OO
5 400 (8.32%) Software Engineering
6 378 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
7 366 (7.62%) Configuration Management
8 328 (6.83%) E-Commerce
9 285 (5.93%) Load Balancing
10 252 (5.24%) TDD
11 226 (4.70%) Mentoring
12 224 (4.66%) Performance Tuning
13 223 (4.64%) MVC
14 183 (3.81%) Scrum
15 177 (3.68%) Web Development
16 172 (3.58%) Project Management
17 169 (3.52%) Disaster Recovery
18 168 (3.50%) Problem Management
19 160 (3.33%) Time Management
19 160 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2466 (51.32%) Python
2 1685 (35.07%) SQL
3 1532 (31.88%) Java
4 1399 (29.12%) Bash Shell
5 1155 (24.04%) PHP
6 963 (20.04%) Ruby
7 776 (16.15%) JavaScript
8 742 (15.44%) Shell Script
9 729 (15.17%) C++
10 501 (10.43%) C#
11 468 (9.74%) PowerShell
12 447 (9.30%) C
13 122 (2.54%) T-SQL
14 120 (2.50%) Korn
15 119 (2.48%) PL/SQL
16 105 (2.19%) AWK
17 97 (2.02%) Tcl
18 93 (1.94%) VBScript
19 89 (1.85%) VBA
19 89 (1.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 840 (17.48%) Degree
2 156 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
3 153 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 93 (1.94%) RHCE
5 89 (1.85%) CCNP
5 89 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 80 (1.66%) CCNA
7 67 (1.39%) ISEB
8 59 (1.23%) PhD
9 49 (1.02%) CISSP
10 48 (1.00%) ISTQB
11 45 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
12 42 (0.87%) RHCSA
13 33 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 31 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 28 (0.58%) DV Cleared
16 24 (0.50%) CCSA
17 22 (0.46%) MCSE
18 21 (0.44%) CCIE
19 20 (0.42%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 291 (6.06%) QA
2 77 (1.60%) SLA
3 62 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.21%) JTAG
7 9 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.12%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.10%) ISO 8583
10 3 (0.062%) DICOM
10 3 (0.062%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.042%) DO-254
11 2 (0.042%) DO-160
11 2 (0.042%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.021%) COBIT
System Software
1 542 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 249 (5.18%) Active Directory
3 151 (3.14%) NFS
4 130 (2.71%) KVM
5 123 (2.56%) vSphere
6 99 (2.06%) Xen
7 89 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
8 85 (1.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 80 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
10 74 (1.54%) Samba
11 72 (1.50%) Hyper-V
12 71 (1.48%) VMware ESX
13 66 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
14 55 (1.14%) Firmware
14 55 (1.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 55 (1.14%) Varnish
15 49 (1.02%) Squid
16 48 (1.00%) Snort
17 43 (0.89%) Postfix
17 43 (0.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 931 (19.38%) Puppet
2 593 (12.34%) Opscode Chef
3 432 (8.99%) Nagios
4 138 (2.87%) Ansible
5 126 (2.62%) Cacti
6 111 (2.31%) ZABBIX
6 111 (2.31%) Salt
7 101 (2.10%) NetBackup
8 78 (1.62%) Tivoli
9 73 (1.52%) Control-M
10 68 (1.42%) Vagrant
11 60 (1.25%) Data Guard
12 47 (0.98%) OpenView
13 44 (0.92%) CFEngine
13 44 (0.92%) ITRS Geneos
14 40 (0.83%) SCCM
15 39 (0.81%) Zenoss
15 39 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
16 36 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 34 (0.71%) yum
Vendors
1 925 (19.25%) Oracle
2 906 (18.86%) Red Hat
3 757 (15.75%) VMware
4 403 (8.39%) Microsoft
5 371 (7.72%) Cisco
6 271 (5.64%) IBM
7 247 (5.14%) HP
8 201 (4.18%) Sybase
9 167 (3.48%) Veritas
10 151 (3.14%) Sun
11 126 (2.62%) Juniper
12 125 (2.60%) Bloomberg
13 118 (2.46%) NetApp
14 95 (1.98%) Zend
15 93 (1.94%) Symantec
16 88 (1.83%) TIBCO
16 88 (1.83%) EMC
17 84 (1.75%) F5
18 81 (1.69%) Reuters
19 75 (1.56%) CheckPoint
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 17 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago