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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 161 141 104
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -37
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1968 2175 2786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.07% 2.22% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.95% 4.41% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1673 1675 2172
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
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
49882 49336 51799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.48% 50.39% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 43460 42733 43852
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -24 960 £60,000 +4.34% 157
South East +9 489 £50,000 +5.26% 70
East of England -30 167 £42,500 +4.29% 30
South West -32 111 £40,000 -8.57% 22
Yorkshire +28 102 £43,750 +27.73% 14
North West +34 54 £45,000 +12.50% 10
West Midlands -25 46 £42,500 +13.33% 7
East Midlands +6 33 £37,500 +10.29% 7
Midlands - 3 £75,000 -
North East +2 2 £40,000 -21.95% 1
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2884 (65.19%) Linux
2 2807 (63.45%) Python
3 1507 (34.06%) Unix
4 1426 (32.23%) SQL
5 1406 (31.78%) Java
6 1291 (29.18%) Bash Shell
7 1288 (29.11%) Windows
8 1167 (26.38%) Finance
9 975 (22.04%) Ruby
10 894 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
11 882 (19.94%) Oracle
12 854 (19.30%) VMware
13 838 (18.94%) MySQL
14 819 (18.51%) Puppet
15 795 (17.97%) Apache
16 787 (17.79%) Red Hat
17 786 (17.77%) Degree
18 772 (17.45%) C++
19 766 (17.31%) PHP
20 717 (16.21%) JavaScript
21 625 (14.13%) DevOps
22 622 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
23 580 (13.11%) PowerShell
24 559 (12.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 546 (12.34%) Shell Script
26 530 (11.98%) LAMP
27 520 (11.75%) Tomcat
28 517 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
29 515 (11.64%) C
30 504 (11.39%) Opscode Chef

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 795 (17.97%) Apache
2 520 (11.75%) Tomcat
3 231 (5.22%) JBoss
4 209 (4.72%) nginx
5 155 (3.50%) WebLogic
6 152 (3.44%) OpenStack
7 147 (3.32%) IIS
8 144 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
9 138 (3.12%) Node.js
10 130 (2.94%) WebSphere
11 100 (2.26%) MS Exchange
12 99 (2.24%) Apache Spark
13 82 (1.85%) Confluence
14 58 (1.31%) Jetty
15 53 (1.20%) Apache Solr
16 48 (1.08%) Apache Pig
17 39 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
18 35 (0.79%) CloudStack
19 32 (0.72%) Drupal
20 30 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 233 (5.27%) MS Excel
2 106 (2.40%) MS Office
3 21 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (0.45%) SPSS
5 16 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.29%) MS Project
7 10 (0.23%) Mathematica
8 7 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.090%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.090%) PrintSoft PReS
11 2 (0.045%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.023%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.023%) DOC1
12 1 (0.023%) HipChat
12 1 (0.023%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 39 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
2 37 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.18%) ION MarketView
4 8 (0.18%) Summit
5 7 (0.16%) Magento
6 6 (0.14%) Algo Collateral
6 6 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
6 6 (0.14%) Sentinel
7 5 (0.11%) Exstream
7 5 (0.11%) RMDS
8 4 (0.090%) Front Arena
8 4 (0.090%) Kondor
8 4 (0.090%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.068%) Adaptiv
9 3 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.068%) MetaTrader
10 2 (0.045%) Global One
10 2 (0.045%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 517 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
2 144 (3.25%) SaaS
3 113 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 73 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 66 (1.49%) IaaS
6 57 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 52 (1.18%) GitHub
8 45 (1.02%) OpenShift
9 42 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 38 (0.86%) Amazon S3
11 33 (0.75%) PaaS
12 26 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
12 26 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
13 22 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
14 12 (0.27%) Joyent
15 8 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (0.18%) CloudFront
15 8 (0.18%) Route 53
16 6 (0.14%) Datadog
16 6 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 442 (9.99%) DNS
2 433 (9.79%) Firewall
3 429 (9.70%) TCP/IP
4 277 (6.26%) Internet
5 255 (5.76%) HTTP
6 190 (4.29%) LDAP
7 147 (3.32%) SAN
8 131 (2.96%) VPN
9 129 (2.92%) LAN
10 113 (2.55%) BGP
10 113 (2.55%) DHCP
11 111 (2.51%) SSL
12 109 (2.46%) WAN
13 103 (2.33%) SMTP
14 98 (2.22%) OSPF
15 94 (2.12%) SNMP
16 92 (2.08%) VLAN
17 88 (1.99%) Cisco Nexus
18 85 (1.92%) Network Security
19 84 (1.90%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 838 (18.94%) MySQL
2 474 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 326 (7.37%) Relational Database
4 254 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
5 240 (5.42%) MongoDB
6 230 (5.20%) Big Data
7 224 (5.06%) NoSQL
8 222 (5.02%) Hadoop
9 194 (4.39%) Oracle Database
10 187 (4.23%) RDBMS
11 145 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 114 (2.58%) Redis
13 110 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
14 80 (1.81%) DB2
15 74 (1.67%) Apache Hive
16 66 (1.49%) Informix
17 57 (1.29%) HBase
18 56 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
19 55 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
20 48 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 466 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 400 (9.04%) Jenkins
3 303 (6.85%) Subversion
4 251 (5.67%) JIRA
5 133 (3.01%) Maven
6 114 (2.58%) Selenium
7 94 (2.12%) JUnit
8 85 (1.92%) Hudson
9 81 (1.83%) TeamCity
10 68 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 66 (1.49%) Ant
11 66 (1.49%) Vagrant
12 61 (1.38%) Visual Studio
13 46 (1.04%) Eclipse
14 35 (0.79%) Cucumber
15 30 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
15 30 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
16 27 (0.61%) Mercurial
16 27 (0.61%) PHPUnit
16 27 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1167 (26.38%) Finance
2 412 (9.31%) Banking
3 336 (7.59%) Telecoms
4 196 (4.43%) Front Office
5 137 (3.10%) Retail
6 123 (2.78%) Financial Institution
7 106 (2.40%) Marketing
8 89 (2.01%) Investment Banking
9 70 (1.58%) Back Office
10 68 (1.54%) Games
11 50 (1.13%) Electronics
12 44 (0.99%) Automotive
13 41 (0.93%) Advertising
13 41 (0.93%) Law
14 40 (0.90%) Legal
15 38 (0.86%) Manufacturing
16 28 (0.63%) Billing
17 23 (0.52%) Spanish Language
18 18 (0.41%) Aerospace
18 18 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 931 (21.04%) Developer
2 593 (13.40%) Linux Engineer
3 581 (13.13%) Administrator
4 468 (10.58%) Systems Administrator
5 449 (10.15%) Analyst
6 404 (9.13%) Linux Administrator
7 369 (8.34%) Applications Support
8 341 (7.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 299 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 281 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
11 256 (5.79%) Support Analyst
12 218 (4.93%) Support Engineer
13 203 (4.59%) Linux Support
14 201 (4.54%) Unix Support
15 191 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 187 (4.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
17 178 (4.02%) Software Engineer
18 176 (3.98%) Software Developer
19 170 (3.84%) Applications Support Analyst
20 169 (3.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 530 (11.98%) LAMP
2 499 (11.28%) HTML
3 404 (9.13%) Web Services
4 381 (8.61%) XML
5 367 (8.30%) CSS
6 320 (7.23%) .NET
7 188 (4.25%) Middleware
8 158 (3.57%) jQuery
9 156 (3.53%) FIX Protocol
10 134 (3.03%) HTML5
11 129 (2.92%) LEMP Stack
12 120 (2.71%) J2EE
13 112 (2.53%) SOAP
14 110 (2.49%) JSON
15 103 (2.33%) REST
16 99 (2.24%) Spring
17 85 (1.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 85 (1.92%) STL
18 81 (1.83%) Ruby on Rails
19 79 (1.79%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 478 (10.80%) Computer Science
2 393 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 236 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 187 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 172 (3.89%) Algorithms
6 155 (3.50%) Derivative
7 151 (3.41%) Equities
8 145 (3.28%) Hedge funds
9 109 (2.46%) Mathematics
10 101 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 100 (2.26%) Clustering
11 100 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
12 88 (1.99%) Fixed Income
13 64 (1.45%) Replication
14 63 (1.42%) EMC VNX
15 62 (1.40%) Statistics
16 61 (1.38%) Visualisation
17 60 (1.36%) User Experience
18 59 (1.33%) Data Structures
19 51 (1.15%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2884 (65.19%) Linux
2 1507 (34.06%) Unix
3 1288 (29.11%) Windows
4 559 (12.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 450 (10.17%) CentOS
6 371 (8.39%) Windows Server
7 275 (6.22%) Solaris
8 219 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 179 (4.05%) Ubuntu
10 152 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 128 (2.89%) Debian
12 112 (2.53%) Android
13 111 (2.51%) AIX
14 85 (1.92%) Apple iOS
15 72 (1.63%) Windows 7
16 65 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
17 62 (1.40%) SUSE
18 48 (1.08%) Mac OS X
19 36 (0.81%) Fedora
20 32 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 894 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
2 625 (14.13%) DevOps
3 466 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 442 (9.99%) Software Engineering
5 395 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
6 390 (8.82%) Open Source
7 365 (8.25%) ITIL
8 284 (6.42%) OO
9 267 (6.04%) High Availability
10 253 (5.72%) Scrum
11 244 (5.52%) Load Balancing
12 241 (5.45%) TDD
13 234 (5.29%) SDLC
14 225 (5.09%) Analytics
15 207 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
16 201 (4.54%) Mentoring
17 181 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
18 174 (3.93%) Web Development
19 157 (3.55%) Project Management
20 153 (3.46%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2807 (63.45%) Python
2 1426 (32.23%) SQL
3 1406 (31.78%) Java
4 1291 (29.18%) Bash Shell
5 975 (22.04%) Ruby
6 772 (17.45%) C++
7 766 (17.31%) PHP
8 717 (16.21%) JavaScript
9 580 (13.11%) PowerShell
10 546 (12.34%) Shell Script
11 515 (11.64%) C
12 395 (8.93%) C#
13 157 (3.55%) Scala
14 137 (3.10%) Korn
15 117 (2.64%) R
16 112 (2.53%) PL/SQL
17 109 (2.46%) VB
18 74 (1.67%) AWK
19 62 (1.40%) T-SQL
20 56 (1.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 786 (17.77%) Degree
2 207 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 169 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
4 113 (2.55%) CCNA
5 108 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 92 (2.08%) CCNP
7 90 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
8 87 (1.97%) PhD
9 73 (1.65%) DV Cleared
10 69 (1.56%) CISSP
10 69 (1.56%) RHCE
11 45 (1.02%) CEH
12 43 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 42 (0.95%) RHCSA
14 40 (0.90%) MCSE
14 40 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 37 (0.84%) CCIE
16 36 (0.81%) AWS Certification
17 34 (0.77%) GIAC
18 29 (0.66%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (4.14%) QA
2 74 (1.67%) SLA
3 27 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 23 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.25%) COBIT
7 10 (0.23%) SEPA
8 7 (0.16%) COSO
8 7 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.16%) SDET
9 6 (0.14%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.068%) GCP
10 3 (0.068%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.045%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.045%) JTAG
11 2 (0.045%) OIPF
12 1 (0.023%) BS25999
12 1 (0.023%) Def Stans
12 1 (0.023%) ISO27002
12 1 (0.023%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 622 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 300 (6.78%) Active Directory
3 194 (4.39%) Docker
4 143 (3.23%) KVM
5 131 (2.96%) vSphere
6 112 (2.53%) NFS
7 104 (2.35%) Xen
8 98 (2.22%) Hyper-V
9 89 (2.01%) VMware ESX
10 63 (1.42%) Squid
11 59 (1.33%) iptables
12 58 (1.31%) Firmware
13 56 (1.27%) Varnish
14 50 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
15 49 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
16 45 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 43 (0.97%) Postfix
18 41 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
19 35 (0.79%) Sendmail
20 34 (0.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 819 (18.51%) Puppet
2 504 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
3 381 (8.61%) Nagios
4 211 (4.77%) Ansible
5 114 (2.58%) Salt
6 110 (2.49%) ZABBIX
7 99 (2.24%) WSUS
8 95 (2.15%) Graphite
9 85 (1.92%) Cacti
10 66 (1.49%) logstash
11 64 (1.45%) Control-M
12 63 (1.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 60 (1.36%) ITRS Geneos
14 56 (1.27%) SCCM
14 56 (1.27%) Tivoli
15 53 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
16 50 (1.13%) CFEngine
17 46 (1.04%) Nessus
18 43 (0.97%) Opsview
19 42 (0.95%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 882 (19.94%) Oracle
2 854 (19.30%) VMware
3 787 (17.79%) Red Hat
4 460 (10.40%) Microsoft
5 361 (8.16%) Cisco
6 247 (5.58%) Sybase
7 165 (3.73%) HP
8 158 (3.57%) IBM
9 143 (3.23%) Juniper
10 132 (2.98%) F5
11 127 (2.87%) Citrix
12 113 (2.55%) Splunk
13 106 (2.40%) EMC
14 100 (2.26%) Sun
15 92 (2.08%) NetApp
16 79 (1.79%) Qualys
17 69 (1.56%) Bloomberg
18 61 (1.38%) SAP
19 58 (1.31%) Atlassian
20 57 (1.29%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Click IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Private Health, Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £31033 - £39142 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
AAP3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + On Call + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 2 days ago