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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 121 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -8
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2584 2812 3484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.36% 2.76% 3.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.60% 5.23% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1983 2294 2909
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
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
56168 53805 60039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.35% 52.90% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47543 46625 53118
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -17 1462 £55,000 - 154
South East -48 400 £45,000 +12.50% 64
East of England -6 264 £42,000 +5.00% 49
Yorkshire -2 141 £38,000 +2.70% 18
North West +3 102 £42,500 +10.38% 27
West Midlands -30 75 £42,500 -15.00% 4
South West -33 67 £41,650 +19.00% 14
East Midlands +29 50 £40,000 +8.10% 3
North East +11 18 £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 22 August 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 3363 (64.81%) Linux
2 2532 (48.80%) Python
3 2090 (40.28%) UNIX
4 1949 (37.56%) Java
5 1708 (32.92%) SQL
6 1526 (29.41%) Bash Shell
7 1443 (27.81%) Windows
8 1335 (25.73%) Finance
9 1230 (23.70%) PHP
10 1215 (23.41%) Ruby
11 1213 (23.38%) MySQL
12 1014 (19.54%) Apache
13 991 (19.10%) Red Hat
14 981 (18.91%) Degree
15 971 (18.71%) Oracle
16 946 (18.23%) JavaScript
17 892 (17.19%) C++
18 813 (15.67%) Puppet
19 763 (14.70%) Shell Script
20 761 (14.67%) VMware
21 727 (14.01%) HTML
22 681 (13.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 663 (12.78%) Computer Science
24 616 (11.87%) TCP/IP
25 597 (11.51%) Solaris
26 570 (10.98%) C#
27 555 (10.70%) CSS
27 555 (10.70%) Tomcat
28 551 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
29 541 (10.43%) DNS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1014 (19.54%) Apache
2 555 (10.70%) Tomcat
3 223 (4.30%) IIS
4 208 (4.01%) WebLogic
5 206 (3.97%) nginx
6 152 (2.93%) WebSphere
7 115 (2.22%) Drupal
8 106 (2.04%) MS Exchange
9 104 (2.00%) Node.js
10 89 (1.72%) CMS
11 68 (1.31%) SharePoint
12 67 (1.29%) OpenStack
13 60 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
14 58 (1.12%) Apache Solr
15 51 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
16 46 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
17 44 (0.85%) Jetty
18 41 (0.79%) Confluence
19 40 (0.77%) Alfresco
20 39 (0.75%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 262 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 116 (2.24%) MS Office
3 36 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.50%) SPSS
5 11 (0.21%) MS Project
5 11 (0.21%) Mathematica
6 10 (0.19%) Mingle
7 8 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.096%) AutoCAD
9 5 (0.096%) Stata
10 4 (0.077%) Simulink
10 4 (0.077%) Stateflow
11 3 (0.058%) DOC1
11 3 (0.058%) PrintSoft PReS
12 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 45 (0.87%) Magento
2 29 (0.56%) RMDS
3 28 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
4 24 (0.46%) TIBCO iProcess
5 23 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 18 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
7 15 (0.29%) ION MarketView
8 13 (0.25%) IntelliMatch
9 12 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
10 11 (0.21%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 10 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
12 8 (0.15%) FastVal
12 8 (0.15%) SunGard APT
13 7 (0.13%) Cordys
13 7 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
14 6 (0.12%) Tridion
14 6 (0.12%) Google Analytics
15 5 (0.096%) SAP SRM
15 5 (0.096%) HiPortfolio
15 5 (0.096%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 195 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
3 107 (2.06%) SaaS
4 88 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 29 (0.56%) IaaS
7 27 (0.52%) PaaS
8 26 (0.50%) GitHub
9 17 (0.33%) Joyent
10 16 (0.31%) Amazon S3
11 13 (0.25%) Office 365
11 13 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
12 9 (0.17%) Google Apps
13 7 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (0.12%) Route 53
15 5 (0.096%) CloudFront
16 4 (0.077%) IBM SmartCloud
16 4 (0.077%) Heroku
17 3 (0.058%) Amazon SQS
17 3 (0.058%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 616 (11.87%) TCP/IP
2 541 (10.43%) DNS
3 438 (8.44%) Firewall
4 419 (8.07%) Internet
5 417 (8.04%) HTTP
6 345 (6.65%) SAN
7 265 (5.11%) LDAP
8 172 (3.31%) SMTP
9 166 (3.20%) BGP
10 165 (3.18%) DHCP
11 150 (2.89%) NAS
12 149 (2.87%) SSH
13 137 (2.64%) SSL
14 133 (2.56%) VPN
15 127 (2.45%) MPLS
16 125 (2.41%) OSPF
17 122 (2.35%) Network Security
18 116 (2.24%) WAN
19 115 (2.22%) SNMP
20 97 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1213 (23.38%) MySQL
2 505 (9.73%) SQL Server
3 478 (9.21%) Relational Database
4 341 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
5 279 (5.38%) RDBMS
6 207 (3.99%) MongoDB
7 200 (3.85%) NoSQL
8 197 (3.80%) Oracle Database
9 191 (3.68%) Big Data
10 162 (3.12%) DB2
11 146 (2.81%) Hadoop
12 116 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
13 93 (1.79%) Redis
14 79 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
15 78 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
16 74 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
17 45 (0.87%) Informix
17 45 (0.87%) Data Mining
18 39 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
19 35 (0.67%) HBase
Development Applications
1 521 (10.04%) Git (software)
2 460 (8.86%) Subversion
3 354 (6.82%) Jenkins
4 182 (3.51%) JIRA
5 160 (3.08%) Hudson
6 142 (2.74%) Maven
7 123 (2.37%) Selenium
8 100 (1.93%) Ant
9 90 (1.73%) Eclipse
10 73 (1.41%) JUnit
11 61 (1.18%) TeamCity
12 50 (0.96%) ClearCase
13 47 (0.91%) Bugzilla
14 44 (0.85%) CruiseControl
15 40 (0.77%) Visual Studio
15 40 (0.77%) WebDriver
16 35 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
17 34 (0.66%) Cucumber
18 31 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 30 (0.58%) Mercurial
General
1 1335 (25.73%) Finance
2 471 (9.08%) Banking
3 302 (5.82%) Front Office
4 240 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 238 (4.59%) Investment Banking
6 147 (2.83%) Retail
7 144 (2.78%) Marketing
8 112 (2.16%) Financial Institution
9 84 (1.62%) Games
10 78 (1.50%) Publishing
11 75 (1.45%) Advertising
12 74 (1.43%) Back Office
13 72 (1.39%) Manufacturing
14 65 (1.25%) Electronics
15 31 (0.60%) Law
16 23 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 23 (0.44%) Legal
17 18 (0.35%) Online Betting
18 17 (0.33%) French Language
18 17 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1413 (27.23%) Developer
2 742 (14.30%) Administrator
3 585 (11.27%) Systems Administrator
4 509 (9.81%) Analyst
5 483 (9.31%) Linux Administrator
6 371 (7.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 318 (6.13%) Linux Engineer
8 305 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 266 (5.13%) Applications Support
10 251 (4.84%) Support Analyst
11 243 (4.68%) Software Engineer
12 229 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
13 203 (3.91%) DevOps Engineer
14 185 (3.57%) Software Developer
15 162 (3.12%) Senior Developer
15 162 (3.12%) C++ Developer
16 158 (3.04%) Web Developer
17 156 (3.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 153 (2.95%) Support Engineer
19 147 (2.83%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 727 (14.01%) HTML
2 555 (10.70%) CSS
3 511 (9.85%) XML
4 394 (7.59%) Web Services
5 331 (6.38%) LAMP
6 305 (5.88%) .NET
7 287 (5.53%) jQuery
8 253 (4.88%) J2EE
9 206 (3.97%) Ajax
10 152 (2.93%) Spring
11 143 (2.76%) HTML5
12 124 (2.39%) SOAP
13 120 (2.31%) STL
14 118 (2.27%) JSON
15 117 (2.25%) Middleware
16 102 (1.97%) Hibernate
17 101 (1.95%) RESTful
18 95 (1.83%) Ruby on Rails
19 86 (1.66%) JSP
20 77 (1.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 663 (12.78%) Computer Science
2 457 (8.81%) Open Source
3 269 (5.18%) Clustering
4 219 (4.22%) Hedge funds
5 202 (3.89%) Equities
6 146 (2.81%) Derivative
7 141 (2.72%) Mathematics
8 132 (2.54%) Fixed Income
9 124 (2.39%) Mobile App
10 106 (2.04%) Replication
11 99 (1.91%) Management Information System
12 95 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 90 (1.73%) Digital Media
14 87 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
15 73 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
16 70 (1.35%) Client/Server
17 64 (1.23%) Firmware
17 64 (1.23%) Statistics
18 63 (1.21%) Physics
19 60 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3363 (64.81%) Linux
2 2090 (40.28%) UNIX
3 1443 (27.81%) Windows
4 681 (13.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 597 (11.51%) Solaris
6 496 (9.56%) CentOS
7 356 (6.86%) Ubuntu
8 250 (4.82%) Debian
9 240 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 237 (4.57%) AIX
11 135 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 105 (2.02%) Android
13 102 (1.97%) SUSE
14 93 (1.79%) Apple iOS
15 79 (1.52%) Windows 7
16 77 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
17 71 (1.37%) HPUX
18 57 (1.10%) Mac OS X
19 47 (0.91%) Fedora
20 28 (0.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 540 (10.41%) DevOps
2 535 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
3 511 (9.85%) OO
4 466 (8.98%) ITIL
5 463 (8.92%) Software Engineering
6 448 (8.63%) Configuration Management
7 393 (7.57%) E-Commerce
8 354 (6.82%) Load Balancing
9 342 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
10 330 (6.36%) TDD
11 319 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
12 232 (4.47%) Project Management
13 230 (4.43%) Scrum
14 203 (3.91%) Web Development
15 188 (3.62%) Test Automation
16 172 (3.31%) MVC
17 165 (3.18%) Disaster Recovery
18 159 (3.06%) Multithreading
19 158 (3.04%) Business Intelligence
20 156 (3.01%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2532 (48.80%) Python
2 1949 (37.56%) Java
3 1708 (32.92%) SQL
4 1526 (29.41%) Bash Shell
5 1230 (23.70%) PHP
6 1215 (23.41%) Ruby
7 946 (18.23%) JavaScript
8 892 (17.19%) C++
9 763 (14.70%) Shell Script
10 570 (10.98%) C#
11 540 (10.41%) C
12 424 (8.17%) PowerShell
13 193 (3.72%) Korn
14 141 (2.72%) PL/SQL
15 119 (2.29%) VB
16 118 (2.27%) AWK
17 104 (2.00%) VBA
18 96 (1.85%) VBScript
19 89 (1.72%) Scala
20 86 (1.66%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 981 (18.91%) Degree
2 180 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 170 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
4 102 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 89 (1.72%) CCNP
5 89 (1.72%) CCNA
6 80 (1.54%) ISEB
7 70 (1.35%) RHCE
8 63 (1.21%) PhD
9 62 (1.19%) CISSP
10 55 (1.06%) DV Cleared
11 38 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 38 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
12 37 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 33 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 33 (0.64%) ISTQB
14 30 (0.58%) MCSE
15 24 (0.46%) OCP
16 23 (0.44%) CCSA
17 22 (0.42%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 423 (8.15%) QA
2 94 (1.81%) PCI DSS
3 85 (1.64%) SLA
4 16 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.23%) JTAG
6 11 (0.21%) HIPAA
7 8 (0.15%) DO-178B
8 5 (0.096%) DICOM
9 4 (0.077%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.077%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.019%) MiFID
10 1 (0.019%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.019%) COREP
10 1 (0.019%) GPG13
10 1 (0.019%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 551 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 227 (4.37%) Active Directory
3 179 (3.45%) KVM
4 173 (3.33%) vSphere
5 166 (3.20%) NFS
6 141 (2.72%) Xen
7 131 (2.52%) VMware ESX
8 104 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
9 83 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
10 72 (1.39%) Hyper-V
11 59 (1.14%) Squid
12 55 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
12 55 (1.06%) Snort
13 53 (1.02%) Varnish
14 46 (0.89%) Samba
15 44 (0.85%) Postfix
16 39 (0.75%) Sendmail
17 36 (0.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
18 34 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
19 31 (0.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 813 (15.67%) Puppet
2 539 (10.39%) Opscode Chef
3 480 (9.25%) Nagios
4 145 (2.79%) Cacti
5 121 (2.33%) Salt
6 111 (2.14%) ZABBIX
7 102 (1.97%) NetBackup
8 101 (1.95%) Tivoli
9 93 (1.79%) CFEngine
10 81 (1.56%) Ansible
11 60 (1.16%) Data Guard
11 60 (1.16%) Vagrant
12 59 (1.14%) OpenView
13 57 (1.10%) Opsview
14 49 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 45 (0.87%) Ganglia
16 43 (0.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 43 (0.83%) Control-M
17 42 (0.81%) Zenoss
17 42 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 991 (19.10%) Red Hat
2 971 (18.71%) Oracle
3 761 (14.67%) VMware
4 494 (9.52%) Cisco
5 430 (8.29%) Microsoft
6 285 (5.49%) JBoss
7 264 (5.09%) HP
8 254 (4.89%) IBM
9 243 (4.68%) Sybase
10 197 (3.80%) Sun
11 182 (3.51%) NetApp
12 179 (3.45%) EMC
13 147 (2.83%) Citrix
14 129 (2.49%) Veritas
15 128 (2.47%) Juniper
16 112 (2.16%) F5
17 108 (2.08%) Bloomberg
18 99 (1.91%) TIBCO
19 91 (1.75%) Symantec
20 87 (1.68%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £DOE + Benefits
Posted: 23 minutes ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 25 days holiday
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Java Developer (Senior, J2EE, Spri
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
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Salary: to c£45,000 Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
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