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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 130 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2199 2678 2742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.19% 2.57% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.31% 4.84% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 2124 2204
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 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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
51003 55349 55185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.83% 53.11% 53.96%
Number of salaries quoted 43765 46878 47978
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 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 March 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 March 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 -23 1122 £57,500 +4.54% 173
South East +16 481 £45,000 - 46
East of England -27 208 £47,500 +18.75% 25
South West +20 142 £37,500 - 18
Yorkshire -41 103 £38,000 +8.57% 15
West Midlands -30 63 £40,000 -15.78% 7
North West -45 49 £32,500 -18.75% 6
East Midlands +2 31 £36,750 -3.28% 2
North East -9 4 £48,750 +22.64% 1
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3072 (65.85%) Linux
2 2543 (54.51%) Python
3 1832 (39.27%) UNIX
4 1568 (33.61%) SQL
5 1444 (30.95%) Java
6 1355 (29.05%) Bash Shell
7 1327 (28.45%) Windows
8 1178 (25.25%) PHP
9 1133 (24.29%) Finance
10 1054 (22.59%) MySQL
11 986 (21.14%) Ruby
12 979 (20.99%) Oracle
13 904 (19.38%) Puppet
14 854 (18.31%) Red Hat
15 853 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
16 821 (17.60%) Degree
17 801 (17.17%) Apache
18 768 (16.46%) VMware
19 754 (16.16%) JavaScript
20 704 (15.09%) C++
21 653 (14.00%) Shell Script
22 649 (13.91%) HTML
23 632 (13.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 615 (13.18%) DevOps
25 567 (12.15%) TCP/IP
26 564 (12.09%) Opscode Chef
27 557 (11.94%) SQL Server
28 552 (11.83%) Solaris
28 552 (11.83%) DNS
29 537 (11.51%) Git (software)

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 801 (17.17%) Apache
2 467 (10.01%) Tomcat
3 262 (5.62%) IIS
4 220 (4.72%) nginx
5 177 (3.79%) JBoss
6 169 (3.62%) WebSphere
7 143 (3.07%) MS Exchange
8 121 (2.59%) OpenStack
9 119 (2.55%) WebLogic
10 106 (2.27%) Node.js
11 94 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
12 82 (1.76%) GlassFish
13 61 (1.31%) Drupal
14 56 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
15 54 (1.16%) MQSeries
16 50 (1.07%) Confluence
17 43 (0.92%) IBM HTTP Server
18 42 (0.90%) SharePoint
19 40 (0.86%) CMS
20 38 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 251 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 105 (2.25%) MS Office
3 24 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.28%) SPSS
5 10 (0.21%) Mathematica
6 4 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.086%) Simulink
7 3 (0.064%) Abaqus
7 3 (0.064%) MS Project
8 2 (0.043%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.043%) Stateflow
8 2 (0.043%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.043%) Maya
8 2 (0.043%) Stata
9 1 (0.021%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.021%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 24 (0.51%) Magento
2 21 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
2 21 (0.45%) TIBCO iProcess
3 15 (0.32%) RMDS
4 12 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (0.19%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.15%) BASE24
8 5 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
8 5 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
9 4 (0.086%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.086%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.086%) Summit
9 4 (0.086%) Cordys
10 3 (0.064%) Global One
10 3 (0.064%) ION MarketView
11 2 (0.043%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.043%) SAP SRM
12 1 (0.021%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 215 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (2.29%) SaaS
3 78 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
4 66 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
5 64 (1.37%) IaaS
6 51 (1.09%) Amazon S3
7 48 (1.03%) PaaS
8 42 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 39 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
10 24 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 22 (0.47%) GitHub
12 19 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 16 (0.34%) IBM SmartCloud
14 15 (0.32%) Route 53
15 14 (0.30%) Heroku
16 11 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
17 10 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
17 10 (0.21%) Engine Yard
18 9 (0.19%) SoftLayer
19 5 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 567 (12.15%) TCP/IP
2 552 (11.83%) DNS
3 431 (9.24%) Firewall
4 390 (8.36%) HTTP
5 335 (7.18%) Internet
6 333 (7.14%) SAN
7 218 (4.67%) LDAP
8 175 (3.75%) VPN
9 160 (3.43%) WAN
10 152 (3.26%) FTP
11 148 (3.17%) DHCP
12 142 (3.04%) SMTP
13 141 (3.02%) LAN
14 124 (2.66%) BGP
15 118 (2.53%) Network Security
16 111 (2.38%) NAS
17 101 (2.17%) SSL
18 93 (1.99%) OSPF
19 88 (1.89%) SSH
20 85 (1.82%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1054 (22.59%) MySQL
2 557 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 396 (8.49%) Relational Database
4 317 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
5 198 (4.24%) RDBMS
6 193 (4.14%) Oracle Database
7 190 (4.07%) MongoDB
8 177 (3.79%) NoSQL
9 169 (3.62%) Big Data
10 136 (2.92%) DB2
11 99 (2.12%) Hadoop
12 82 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
13 69 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
14 66 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
15 63 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
16 62 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
17 56 (1.20%) Redis
18 53 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 51 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 35 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 537 (11.51%) Git (software)
2 373 (8.00%) Subversion
3 365 (7.82%) Jenkins
4 185 (3.97%) Maven
5 151 (3.24%) Hudson
6 124 (2.66%) JIRA
7 106 (2.27%) TeamCity
8 94 (2.02%) Selenium
9 89 (1.91%) Mercurial
10 86 (1.84%) Ant
10 86 (1.84%) Eclipse
11 73 (1.56%) Cucumber
12 63 (1.35%) JUnit
13 56 (1.20%) WebDriver
14 49 (1.05%) CruiseControl
15 47 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 38 (0.81%) Visual Studio
17 37 (0.79%) PHPUnit
18 36 (0.77%) InstallShield
19 35 (0.75%) ClearCase
General
1 1133 (24.29%) Finance
2 402 (8.62%) Banking
3 191 (4.09%) Front Office
4 181 (3.88%) Investment Banking
5 143 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 141 (3.02%) Retail
7 117 (2.51%) Marketing
8 100 (2.14%) Games
9 90 (1.93%) Back Office
10 79 (1.69%) Financial Institution
11 68 (1.46%) Electronics
12 50 (1.07%) Advertising
13 42 (0.90%) Publishing
14 33 (0.71%) Manufacturing
15 27 (0.58%) Law
16 25 (0.54%) French Language
17 24 (0.51%) Automotive
18 23 (0.49%) Aerospace
19 22 (0.47%) Military
20 21 (0.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1085 (23.26%) Developer
2 710 (15.22%) Administrator
3 626 (13.42%) Systems Administrator
4 492 (10.55%) Analyst
5 460 (9.86%) Linux Administrator
6 381 (8.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 292 (6.26%) Applications Support
8 290 (6.22%) Support Analyst
9 289 (6.20%) Linux Engineer
10 279 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
11 242 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
12 233 (4.99%) Software Engineer
13 220 (4.72%) Support Engineer
14 191 (4.09%) Java Developer
15 178 (3.82%) Consultant
16 171 (3.67%) Senior Developer
17 159 (3.41%) PHP Developer
18 132 (2.83%) Junior
19 127 (2.72%) Applications Support Analyst
20 126 (2.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 649 (13.91%) HTML
2 471 (10.10%) XML
3 469 (10.05%) CSS
4 345 (7.40%) .NET
5 341 (7.31%) Web Services
6 259 (5.55%) jQuery
7 239 (5.12%) LAMP
8 211 (4.52%) J2EE
9 165 (3.54%) Middleware
10 147 (3.15%) HTML5
11 142 (3.04%) Spring
12 141 (3.02%) SOAP
13 125 (2.68%) REST
14 107 (2.29%) Ajax
15 105 (2.25%) FIX Protocol
16 92 (1.97%) Hibernate
17 89 (1.91%) JSON
18 83 (1.78%) CSS3
18 83 (1.78%) ASP.NET
19 74 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 482 (10.33%) Computer Science
2 423 (9.07%) Open Source
3 420 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
4 182 (3.90%) Hedge funds
5 175 (3.75%) Clustering
6 126 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 125 (2.68%) Equities
8 120 (2.57%) Derivative
9 113 (2.42%) Fixed Income
10 106 (2.27%) Mathematics
11 100 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 98 (2.10%) Replication
13 95 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
14 94 (2.02%) Algorithms
15 72 (1.54%) Mobile App
16 66 (1.41%) PKI
17 54 (1.16%) Data Structures
18 53 (1.14%) HACMP
19 51 (1.09%) Client/Server
19 51 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3072 (65.85%) Linux
2 1832 (39.27%) UNIX
3 1327 (28.45%) Windows
4 632 (13.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 552 (11.83%) Solaris
6 422 (9.05%) CentOS
7 277 (5.94%) Ubuntu
8 239 (5.12%) Debian
9 228 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 190 (4.07%) AIX
11 137 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 103 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 91 (1.95%) Android
14 72 (1.54%) SUSE
15 65 (1.39%) Windows 7
16 55 (1.18%) Fedora
17 42 (0.90%) Windows XP
18 41 (0.88%) Mac OS X
19 38 (0.81%) Apple iOS
20 36 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 853 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
2 615 (13.18%) DevOps
3 422 (9.05%) ITIL
4 389 (8.34%) Continuous Integration
5 384 (8.23%) Software Engineering
6 383 (8.21%) Configuration Management
7 361 (7.74%) OO
8 263 (5.64%) E-Commerce
9 259 (5.55%) Load Balancing
10 249 (5.34%) TDD
11 243 (5.21%) Mentoring
12 234 (5.02%) Performance Tuning
13 227 (4.87%) Scrum
14 194 (4.16%) Analytics
15 193 (4.14%) Time Management
16 184 (3.94%) MVC
17 183 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
18 168 (3.60%) Project Management
19 163 (3.49%) Web Development
20 152 (3.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2543 (54.51%) Python
2 1568 (33.61%) SQL
3 1444 (30.95%) Java
4 1355 (29.05%) Bash Shell
5 1178 (25.25%) PHP
6 986 (21.14%) Ruby
7 754 (16.16%) JavaScript
8 704 (15.09%) C++
9 653 (14.00%) Shell Script
10 520 (11.15%) PowerShell
11 472 (10.12%) C
12 454 (9.73%) C#
13 154 (3.30%) Korn
14 141 (3.02%) T-SQL
15 138 (2.96%) PL/SQL
16 110 (2.36%) AWK
17 82 (1.76%) VBScript
18 77 (1.65%) Groovy
19 73 (1.56%) Bourne shell
20 72 (1.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 821 (17.60%) Degree
2 148 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 120 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
4 92 (1.97%) RHCE
5 83 (1.78%) SC Cleared
6 73 (1.56%) CCNA
7 64 (1.37%) PhD
8 60 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
9 58 (1.24%) DV Cleared
10 51 (1.09%) ISEB
11 50 (1.07%) CISSP
12 49 (1.05%) CCNP
13 43 (0.92%) RHCSA
14 36 (0.77%) ISTQB
15 32 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
16 31 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 24 (0.51%) MCSE
18 22 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
19 20 (0.43%) CCSA
19 20 (0.43%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 295 (6.32%) QA
2 96 (2.06%) SLA
3 29 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.17%) JTAG
9 7 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 7 (0.15%) ISO 8583
10 6 (0.13%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.043%) DO-254
11 2 (0.043%) DO-160
11 2 (0.043%) FISMA
12 1 (0.021%) COBIT
12 1 (0.021%) DO-178B
System Software
1 519 (11.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 259 (5.55%) Active Directory
3 164 (3.52%) NFS
4 111 (2.38%) KVM
5 110 (2.36%) vSphere
6 103 (2.21%) Xen
7 98 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
8 94 (2.02%) Samba
9 83 (1.78%) Hyper-V
10 73 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 72 (1.54%) Varnish
12 65 (1.39%) VMware ESX
13 59 (1.26%) iptables
14 57 (1.22%) Squid
15 56 (1.20%) Docker
16 51 (1.09%) Firmware
16 51 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
17 50 (1.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 50 (1.07%) Postfix
18 43 (0.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 904 (19.38%) Puppet
2 564 (12.09%) Opscode Chef
3 426 (9.13%) Nagios
4 165 (3.54%) Ansible
5 126 (2.70%) ZABBIX
6 101 (2.17%) Salt
7 85 (1.82%) Tivoli
8 83 (1.78%) Cacti
9 73 (1.56%) NetBackup
10 69 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
11 65 (1.39%) Data Guard
12 61 (1.31%) Control-M
13 60 (1.29%) Vagrant
14 51 (1.09%) SELinux
15 47 (1.01%) Zenoss
15 47 (1.01%) OpenView
16 37 (0.79%) yum
17 36 (0.77%) logstash
17 36 (0.77%) Icinga
18 35 (0.75%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 979 (20.99%) Oracle
2 854 (18.31%) Red Hat
3 768 (16.46%) VMware
4 412 (8.83%) Microsoft
5 357 (7.65%) Cisco
6 266 (5.70%) HP
7 206 (4.42%) IBM
8 158 (3.39%) Sun
8 158 (3.39%) Sybase
9 152 (3.26%) Veritas
10 120 (2.57%) NetApp
11 96 (2.06%) Juniper
12 84 (1.80%) F5
13 81 (1.74%) Citrix
14 78 (1.67%) EMC
15 75 (1.61%) Zend
16 72 (1.54%) Splunk
17 71 (1.52%) Bloomberg
18 52 (1.11%) Reuters
18 52 (1.11%) TIBCO
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
AmadeusITGroup
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose Ltd
Salary: Bonus + On Call + Overtime
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TLP Consultancy
Salary: Excellent package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Sola Technology Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Search Crawley IT
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Optimus Search
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £51 - £55k per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Penna Plc
Salary: Industry leading benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
HW Search & Selection
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Argyll Scott Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harnham
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday