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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 120 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -5
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2571 2834 3443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.37% 2.81% 3.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.64% 5.31% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1983 2312 2878
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 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
55462 53401 60036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.17% 52.98% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 46941 46288 53065
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 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 1 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 -19 1448 £55,000 - 127
South East -36 415 £45,000 +12.50% 66
East of England -14 258 £42,000 +5.00% 60
Yorkshire -1 142 £37,500 - 18
North West +8 101 £42,500 +8.97% 18
West Midlands -22 79 £42,500 -10.52% 4
South West -45 59 £41,650 +19.00% 19
East Midlands +30 47 £40,000 +8.10% 5
North East +5 19 £27,500 +17.02% 10
South Coast - 2 £50,000 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 3357 (64.87%) Linux
2 2519 (48.68%) Python
3 2092 (40.43%) UNIX
4 1929 (37.28%) Java
5 1719 (33.22%) SQL
6 1538 (29.72%) Bash Shell
7 1438 (27.79%) Windows
8 1361 (26.30%) Finance
9 1214 (23.46%) Ruby
10 1212 (23.42%) MySQL
11 1209 (23.36%) PHP
12 1004 (19.40%) Red Hat
13 1001 (19.34%) Apache
14 972 (18.78%) Oracle
15 957 (18.49%) Degree
16 940 (18.16%) JavaScript
17 894 (17.28%) C++
18 827 (15.98%) Puppet
19 784 (15.15%) Shell Script
20 762 (14.72%) VMware
21 731 (14.13%) HTML
22 705 (13.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 646 (12.48%) Computer Science
24 636 (12.29%) TCP/IP
25 605 (11.69%) Solaris
26 569 (11.00%) C#
27 558 (10.78%) CSS
27 558 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
28 545 (10.53%) DNS
29 544 (10.51%) Tomcat

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 1001 (19.34%) Apache
2 544 (10.51%) Tomcat
3 229 (4.43%) IIS
4 207 (4.00%) nginx
5 201 (3.88%) WebLogic
6 166 (3.21%) WebSphere
7 115 (2.22%) Drupal
8 108 (2.09%) MS Exchange
9 105 (2.03%) Node.js
10 84 (1.62%) CMS
11 71 (1.37%) OpenStack
12 67 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
13 63 (1.22%) SharePoint
14 58 (1.12%) Apache Solr
15 50 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
16 43 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
17 40 (0.77%) TIBCO EMS
17 40 (0.77%) Confluence
18 39 (0.75%) Alfresco
19 38 (0.73%) Jetty
Applications
1 268 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 112 (2.16%) MS Office
3 33 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.48%) SPSS
5 10 (0.19%) MS Project
5 10 (0.19%) Mathematica
5 10 (0.19%) Mingle
6 8 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.097%) Stata
8 5 (0.097%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.077%) Simulink
9 4 (0.077%) Stateflow
10 2 (0.039%) DOC1
10 2 (0.039%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 43 (0.83%) Magento
2 31 (0.60%) RMDS
3 29 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
4 25 (0.48%) TIBCO iProcess
5 23 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 18 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
6 18 (0.35%) ION MarketView
7 17 (0.33%) IntelliMatch
8 15 (0.29%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 13 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (0.14%) CSG Singleview
10 7 (0.14%) HiPortfolio
10 7 (0.14%) SunGard APT
10 7 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
10 7 (0.14%) FastVal
10 7 (0.14%) Cordys
10 7 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
11 6 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.12%) Tridion
12 4 (0.077%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 189 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
3 104 (2.01%) SaaS
4 80 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 29 (0.56%) PaaS
6 29 (0.56%) IaaS
7 27 (0.52%) GitHub
8 16 (0.31%) Joyent
9 12 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
9 12 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.23%) Office 365
10 8 (0.15%) Google Apps
11 6 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.097%) Route 53
13 4 (0.077%) Heroku
13 4 (0.077%) IBM SmartCloud
14 3 (0.058%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.058%) Trello
15 1 (0.019%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 636 (12.29%) TCP/IP
2 545 (10.53%) DNS
3 441 (8.52%) Firewall
4 420 (8.12%) HTTP
5 409 (7.90%) Internet
6 350 (6.76%) SAN
7 276 (5.33%) LDAP
8 171 (3.30%) BGP
9 169 (3.27%) SMTP
9 169 (3.27%) DHCP
10 146 (2.82%) SSH
11 140 (2.71%) NAS
12 134 (2.59%) VPN
13 132 (2.55%) SSL
14 130 (2.51%) MPLS
15 129 (2.49%) OSPF
16 126 (2.43%) Network Security
17 116 (2.24%) SNMP
18 113 (2.18%) WAN
19 101 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1212 (23.42%) MySQL
2 511 (9.87%) SQL Server
3 473 (9.14%) Relational Database
4 350 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
5 272 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 213 (4.12%) MongoDB
7 197 (3.81%) NoSQL
8 195 (3.77%) Oracle Database
9 190 (3.67%) Big Data
10 168 (3.25%) DB2
11 147 (2.84%) Hadoop
12 113 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
13 94 (1.82%) Redis
14 78 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 75 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
16 72 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
17 44 (0.85%) Informix
18 42 (0.81%) Data Mining
19 39 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
20 35 (0.68%) HBase
Development Applications
1 524 (10.13%) Git (software)
2 451 (8.71%) Subversion
3 345 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 177 (3.42%) JIRA
5 152 (2.94%) Hudson
6 138 (2.67%) Maven
7 121 (2.34%) Selenium
8 98 (1.89%) Eclipse
9 92 (1.78%) Ant
10 71 (1.37%) JUnit
11 57 (1.10%) TeamCity
12 50 (0.97%) ClearCase
13 44 (0.85%) Bugzilla
13 44 (0.85%) WebDriver
13 44 (0.85%) CruiseControl
14 39 (0.75%) Visual Studio
15 37 (0.71%) Cucumber
16 35 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 34 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
18 29 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1361 (26.30%) Finance
2 473 (9.14%) Banking
3 316 (6.11%) Front Office
4 246 (4.75%) Telecoms
5 234 (4.52%) Investment Banking
6 149 (2.88%) Retail
7 143 (2.76%) Marketing
8 117 (2.26%) Financial Institution
9 80 (1.55%) Games
10 79 (1.53%) Back Office
11 76 (1.47%) Advertising
12 75 (1.45%) Manufacturing
13 70 (1.35%) Publishing
14 59 (1.14%) Electronics
15 33 (0.64%) Law
16 25 (0.48%) Legal
17 20 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (0.37%) German Language
19 18 (0.35%) French Language
20 17 (0.33%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1411 (27.27%) Developer
2 742 (14.34%) Administrator
3 584 (11.29%) Systems Administrator
4 517 (9.99%) Analyst
5 478 (9.24%) Linux Administrator
6 365 (7.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 315 (6.09%) Linux Engineer
8 309 (5.97%) Java Developer
9 267 (5.16%) Applications Support
10 254 (4.91%) Support Analyst
11 238 (4.60%) Software Engineer
12 228 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
13 201 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
14 177 (3.42%) Software Developer
15 164 (3.17%) C++ Developer
16 160 (3.09%) Senior Developer
17 159 (3.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 153 (2.96%) Support Engineer
18 153 (2.96%) Web Developer
19 145 (2.80%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 731 (14.13%) HTML
2 558 (10.78%) CSS
3 521 (10.07%) XML
4 390 (7.54%) Web Services
5 332 (6.42%) LAMP
6 298 (5.76%) .NET
7 292 (5.64%) jQuery
8 249 (4.81%) J2EE
9 204 (3.94%) Ajax
10 152 (2.94%) Spring
11 141 (2.72%) HTML5
12 129 (2.49%) SOAP
13 122 (2.36%) Middleware
14 120 (2.32%) STL
15 117 (2.26%) JSON
16 105 (2.03%) RESTful
17 102 (1.97%) Hibernate
18 93 (1.80%) Ruby on Rails
19 85 (1.64%) JSP
20 82 (1.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 646 (12.48%) Computer Science
2 451 (8.71%) Open Source
3 280 (5.41%) Clustering
4 226 (4.37%) Hedge funds
5 204 (3.94%) Equities
6 144 (2.78%) Derivative
7 137 (2.65%) Mathematics
8 136 (2.63%) Fixed Income
9 117 (2.26%) Mobile App
10 103 (1.99%) Management Information System
11 99 (1.91%) Replication
12 98 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 91 (1.76%) Digital Media
14 86 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
15 69 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
16 66 (1.28%) Physics
16 66 (1.28%) Client/Server
17 61 (1.18%) Statistics
18 59 (1.14%) Firmware
19 55 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3357 (64.87%) Linux
2 2092 (40.43%) UNIX
3 1438 (27.79%) Windows
4 705 (13.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 605 (11.69%) Solaris
6 500 (9.66%) CentOS
7 358 (6.92%) Ubuntu
8 240 (4.64%) Debian
8 240 (4.64%) AIX
9 235 (4.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 133 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 101 (1.95%) SUSE
12 99 (1.91%) Android
13 89 (1.72%) Apple iOS
14 82 (1.58%) Windows 7
15 77 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
16 73 (1.41%) HPUX
17 56 (1.08%) Mac OS X
18 47 (0.91%) Fedora
19 28 (0.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (10.38%) DevOps
2 535 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 500 (9.66%) OO
4 465 (8.99%) ITIL
5 462 (8.93%) Software Engineering
6 441 (8.52%) Configuration Management
7 394 (7.61%) E-Commerce
8 345 (6.67%) Load Balancing
9 340 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
10 329 (6.36%) TDD
11 318 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
12 239 (4.62%) Project Management
13 224 (4.33%) Scrum
14 199 (3.85%) Web Development
15 184 (3.56%) Test Automation
16 177 (3.42%) MVC
17 168 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
18 163 (3.15%) Multithreading
19 156 (3.01%) Capacity Planning
20 152 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2519 (48.68%) Python
2 1929 (37.28%) Java
3 1719 (33.22%) SQL
4 1538 (29.72%) Bash Shell
5 1214 (23.46%) Ruby
6 1209 (23.36%) PHP
7 940 (18.16%) JavaScript
8 894 (17.28%) C++
9 784 (15.15%) Shell Script
10 569 (11.00%) C#
11 534 (10.32%) C
12 409 (7.90%) PowerShell
13 192 (3.71%) Korn
14 140 (2.71%) PL/SQL
15 123 (2.38%) AWK
16 113 (2.18%) VB
17 107 (2.07%) VBA
18 93 (1.80%) VBScript
19 89 (1.72%) Scala
20 87 (1.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 957 (18.49%) Degree
2 181 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
3 177 (3.42%) Security Cleared
4 98 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 95 (1.84%) CCNA
5 95 (1.84%) CCNP
6 77 (1.49%) ISEB
7 76 (1.47%) RHCE
8 63 (1.22%) CISSP
9 62 (1.20%) PhD
10 54 (1.04%) DV Cleared
11 39 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
12 38 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
12 38 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 33 (0.64%) ISTQB
14 31 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 30 (0.58%) MCSE
16 25 (0.48%) OCP
16 25 (0.48%) CCSA
17 21 (0.41%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 405 (7.83%) QA
2 99 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 84 (1.62%) SLA
4 16 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.23%) JTAG
7 11 (0.21%) HIPAA
8 8 (0.15%) DO-178B
9 5 (0.097%) DICOM
10 4 (0.077%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.077%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.019%) GPG13
11 1 (0.019%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.019%) COREP
11 1 (0.019%) MiFID
11 1 (0.019%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 558 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 221 (4.27%) Active Directory
3 182 (3.52%) KVM
4 168 (3.25%) NFS
5 167 (3.23%) vSphere
6 145 (2.80%) Xen
7 130 (2.51%) VMware ESX
8 106 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
9 81 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
10 73 (1.41%) Hyper-V
11 60 (1.16%) Snort
12 59 (1.14%) Squid
13 56 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
14 49 (0.95%) Varnish
15 48 (0.93%) Samba
16 42 (0.81%) Postfix
17 39 (0.75%) Sendmail
18 36 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 35 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
20 33 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 827 (15.98%) Puppet
2 544 (10.51%) Opscode Chef
3 479 (9.26%) Nagios
4 145 (2.80%) Cacti
5 121 (2.34%) Salt
6 110 (2.13%) ZABBIX
7 107 (2.07%) NetBackup
8 96 (1.86%) Tivoli
9 92 (1.78%) CFEngine
10 84 (1.62%) Ansible
11 61 (1.18%) Vagrant
11 61 (1.18%) OpenView
12 58 (1.12%) Opsview
13 57 (1.10%) Data Guard
14 51 (0.99%) Control-M
15 50 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 44 (0.85%) Ganglia
17 42 (0.81%) Zenoss
18 40 (0.77%) SCOM
19 39 (0.75%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 1004 (19.40%) Red Hat
2 972 (18.78%) Oracle
3 762 (14.72%) VMware
4 494 (9.55%) Cisco
5 421 (8.14%) Microsoft
6 281 (5.43%) JBoss
7 275 (5.31%) IBM
8 265 (5.12%) HP
9 251 (4.85%) Sybase
10 208 (4.02%) Sun
11 180 (3.48%) NetApp
12 177 (3.42%) EMC
13 142 (2.74%) Veritas
14 141 (2.72%) Citrix
15 130 (2.51%) Juniper
16 117 (2.26%) Bloomberg
17 113 (2.18%) F5
18 106 (2.05%) TIBCO
19 98 (1.89%) Symantec
20 93 (1.80%) Reuters
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 20% BONUS, PENSION, HEALTH
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £47127 - £60239 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Bens + On call
Posted: 16 hours ago