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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 132 120 105
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2298 2771 2879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.22% 2.46% 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 4.65% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1805 2194 2313
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
52778 59637 56810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.07% 53.02% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 45315 50596 49286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,992
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -11 1191 £57,500 +4.54% 137
South East +7 473 £45,000 +2.27% 60
East of England -16 214 £47,500 +18.75% 30
South West +24 151 £37,500 - 14
Yorkshire -37 110 £40,000 +14.28% 7
West Midlands 0 73 £40,000 +6.66% 4
North West -48 55 £32,000 -14.66% 4
East Midlands -3 31 £36,750 +5.00% 4
North East -7 3 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3050 (66.56%) Linux
2 2567 (56.02%) Python
3 1809 (39.48%) UNIX
4 1563 (34.11%) SQL
5 1452 (31.69%) Java
6 1336 (29.16%) Bash Shell
7 1315 (28.70%) Windows
8 1171 (25.56%) PHP
9 1114 (24.31%) Finance
10 1037 (22.63%) MySQL
11 992 (21.65%) Ruby
12 966 (21.08%) Oracle
13 901 (19.66%) Puppet
14 874 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
15 838 (18.29%) Red Hat
16 819 (17.87%) Apache
17 796 (17.37%) Degree
18 767 (16.74%) JavaScript
19 722 (15.76%) VMware
20 713 (15.56%) C++
21 656 (14.32%) HTML
22 651 (14.21%) DevOps
23 642 (14.01%) Shell Script
24 632 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 573 (12.51%) SQL Server
26 572 (12.48%) Opscode Chef
27 538 (11.74%) Solaris
28 530 (11.57%) TCP/IP
29 525 (11.46%) Git (software)
30 524 (11.44%) PowerShell

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 819 (17.87%) Apache
2 470 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 257 (5.61%) IIS
4 216 (4.71%) nginx
5 184 (4.02%) JBoss
6 172 (3.75%) WebSphere
7 135 (2.95%) MS Exchange
8 120 (2.62%) Node.js
8 120 (2.62%) OpenStack
9 106 (2.31%) WebLogic
10 92 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
11 80 (1.75%) GlassFish
12 61 (1.33%) Drupal
13 59 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
14 52 (1.13%) Confluence
14 52 (1.13%) MQSeries
15 40 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
16 38 (0.83%) SharePoint
17 36 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
18 31 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 258 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 100 (2.18%) MS Office
3 25 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.37%) SPSS
5 6 (0.13%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.11%) MS Project
7 4 (0.087%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.065%) Simulink
8 3 (0.065%) Abaqus
8 3 (0.065%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.044%) GNU Octave
9 2 (0.044%) FrameMaker
9 2 (0.044%) Maya
10 1 (0.022%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.022%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 27 (0.59%) Magento
2 23 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
3 21 (0.46%) TIBCO iProcess
4 20 (0.44%) RMDS
5 14 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
6 12 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.15%) BASE24
7 7 (0.15%) Cordys
7 7 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.15%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.13%) ION MarketView
8 6 (0.13%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
10 4 (0.087%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.087%) IntelliMatch
10 4 (0.087%) Summit
11 2 (0.044%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.044%) SunGard Martini
11 2 (0.044%) Odoo
12 1 (0.022%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 377 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (2.34%) SaaS
3 77 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
4 67 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
5 58 (1.27%) IaaS
6 48 (1.05%) Amazon S3
6 48 (1.05%) PaaS
7 47 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 36 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
9 22 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 20 (0.44%) GitHub
11 17 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 15 (0.33%) IBM SmartCloud
12 15 (0.33%) Heroku
13 14 (0.31%) Route 53
14 11 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
15 10 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
15 10 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
15 10 (0.22%) Engine Yard
16 9 (0.20%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 530 (11.57%) TCP/IP
2 517 (11.28%) DNS
3 452 (9.86%) Firewall
4 371 (8.10%) HTTP
5 327 (7.14%) Internet
6 319 (6.96%) SAN
7 220 (4.80%) LDAP
8 187 (4.08%) VPN
9 166 (3.62%) WAN
10 153 (3.34%) LAN
11 148 (3.23%) DHCP
12 136 (2.97%) FTP
13 135 (2.95%) SMTP
14 129 (2.82%) Network Security
15 113 (2.47%) BGP
16 101 (2.20%) NAS
17 98 (2.14%) SSL
18 85 (1.86%) OSPF
19 82 (1.79%) IPsec
20 79 (1.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1037 (22.63%) MySQL
2 573 (12.51%) SQL Server
3 414 (9.04%) Relational Database
4 322 (7.03%) PostgreSQL
5 210 (4.58%) RDBMS
6 206 (4.50%) MongoDB
7 185 (4.04%) NoSQL
8 176 (3.84%) Oracle Database
9 175 (3.82%) Big Data
10 141 (3.08%) DB2
11 106 (2.31%) Hadoop
12 75 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
13 74 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
14 71 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
15 67 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
16 60 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
17 54 (1.18%) Redis
18 49 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 48 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 38 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 525 (11.46%) Git (software)
2 372 (8.12%) Jenkins
3 354 (7.73%) Subversion
4 185 (4.04%) Maven
5 147 (3.21%) Hudson
6 135 (2.95%) JIRA
7 111 (2.42%) TeamCity
8 108 (2.36%) Selenium
9 86 (1.88%) Eclipse
10 85 (1.86%) Ant
11 84 (1.83%) Mercurial
12 75 (1.64%) Cucumber
13 68 (1.48%) JUnit
14 58 (1.27%) WebDriver
15 50 (1.09%) CruiseControl
16 46 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 37 (0.81%) NUnit
18 35 (0.76%) ClearCase
18 35 (0.76%) PHPUnit
19 34 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 1114 (24.31%) Finance
2 404 (8.82%) Banking
3 208 (4.54%) Front Office
4 189 (4.12%) Investment Banking
5 139 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 126 (2.75%) Retail
7 110 (2.40%) Marketing
8 107 (2.34%) Games
9 97 (2.12%) Back Office
10 75 (1.64%) Financial Institution
11 65 (1.42%) Electronics
12 45 (0.98%) Advertising
13 36 (0.79%) Publishing
14 29 (0.63%) Military
15 28 (0.61%) Manufacturing
16 27 (0.59%) Legal
17 24 (0.52%) Automotive
18 23 (0.50%) Law
19 22 (0.48%) French Language
20 21 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1037 (22.63%) Developer
2 679 (14.82%) Administrator
3 600 (13.09%) Systems Administrator
4 453 (9.89%) Analyst
5 427 (9.32%) Linux Administrator
6 359 (7.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 312 (6.81%) Applications Support
8 301 (6.57%) DevOps Engineer
9 286 (6.24%) Linux Engineer
10 263 (5.74%) Support Analyst
11 239 (5.22%) Software Engineer
11 239 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
12 215 (4.69%) Support Engineer
13 187 (4.08%) Java Developer
14 182 (3.97%) Consultant
15 145 (3.16%) PHP Developer
16 137 (2.99%) Senior Developer
17 127 (2.77%) Applications Support Analyst
18 121 (2.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 120 (2.62%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 656 (14.32%) HTML
2 473 (10.32%) CSS
3 466 (10.17%) XML
4 344 (7.51%) .NET
5 338 (7.38%) Web Services
6 256 (5.59%) jQuery
7 232 (5.06%) LAMP
8 201 (4.39%) J2EE
9 164 (3.58%) Middleware
10 143 (3.12%) HTML5
11 142 (3.10%) Spring
12 138 (3.01%) SOAP
13 126 (2.75%) REST
14 113 (2.47%) Ajax
15 106 (2.31%) FIX Protocol
16 97 (2.12%) Hibernate
17 89 (1.94%) JSON
17 89 (1.94%) CSS3
18 79 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
19 73 (1.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 464 (10.13%) Computer Science
2 422 (9.21%) Open Source
3 408 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
4 189 (4.12%) Hedge funds
5 163 (3.56%) Clustering
6 137 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 134 (2.92%) Equities
8 128 (2.79%) Derivative
9 120 (2.62%) Fixed Income
10 114 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 95 (2.07%) Mathematics
12 94 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
13 88 (1.92%) Replication
14 83 (1.81%) Algorithms
15 73 (1.59%) PKI
16 72 (1.57%) Mobile App
17 59 (1.29%) Data Structures
18 56 (1.22%) Visualisation
19 53 (1.16%) Client/Server
20 50 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3050 (66.56%) Linux
2 1809 (39.48%) UNIX
3 1315 (28.70%) Windows
4 632 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 538 (11.74%) Solaris
6 413 (9.01%) CentOS
7 308 (6.72%) Ubuntu
8 244 (5.33%) Debian
9 228 (4.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 189 (4.12%) AIX
11 134 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 109 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 91 (1.99%) Android
14 75 (1.64%) SUSE
15 61 (1.33%) Windows 7
16 56 (1.22%) Fedora
17 42 (0.92%) Mac OS X
18 36 (0.79%) Apple iOS
19 35 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
20 34 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 874 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
2 651 (14.21%) DevOps
3 407 (8.88%) Configuration Management
4 388 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
5 384 (8.38%) ITIL
6 378 (8.25%) Software Engineering
7 337 (7.35%) OO
8 258 (5.63%) E-Commerce
9 243 (5.30%) Load Balancing
10 237 (5.17%) TDD
11 234 (5.11%) Scrum
12 229 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
13 224 (4.89%) Mentoring
14 195 (4.26%) Analytics
15 190 (4.15%) Time Management
16 177 (3.86%) Disaster Recovery
17 170 (3.71%) MVC
18 168 (3.67%) Web Development
19 165 (3.60%) Project Management
20 157 (3.43%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2567 (56.02%) Python
2 1563 (34.11%) SQL
3 1452 (31.69%) Java
4 1336 (29.16%) Bash Shell
5 1171 (25.56%) PHP
6 992 (21.65%) Ruby
7 767 (16.74%) JavaScript
8 713 (15.56%) C++
9 642 (14.01%) Shell Script
10 524 (11.44%) PowerShell
11 467 (10.19%) C
12 452 (9.86%) C#
13 175 (3.82%) Korn
14 140 (3.06%) T-SQL
15 132 (2.88%) PL/SQL
16 105 (2.29%) AWK
17 80 (1.75%) VBScript
18 79 (1.72%) Groovy
19 77 (1.68%) Bourne shell
20 66 (1.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 796 (17.37%) Degree
2 146 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 130 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
4 87 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 84 (1.83%) CCNA
5 84 (1.83%) RHCE
6 66 (1.44%) DV Cleared
7 63 (1.37%) PhD
8 58 (1.27%) CISSP
9 57 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
10 49 (1.07%) ISEB
11 48 (1.05%) CCNP
12 40 (0.87%) RHCSA
13 32 (0.70%) ISTQB
13 32 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
14 26 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 25 (0.55%) CCSA
16 23 (0.50%) MCSE
17 21 (0.46%) CCIE
17 21 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 295 (6.44%) QA
2 86 (1.88%) SLA
3 25 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 19 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.24%) HIPAA
7 10 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.15%) ISO 8583
10 6 (0.13%) Solvency II
11 5 (0.11%) JTAG
12 2 (0.044%) DO-254
12 2 (0.044%) DO-160
12 2 (0.044%) FISMA
13 1 (0.022%) COBIT
System Software
1 484 (10.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 252 (5.50%) Active Directory
3 165 (3.60%) NFS
4 104 (2.27%) vSphere
5 103 (2.25%) KVM
6 97 (2.12%) Xen
7 95 (2.07%) Samba
8 85 (1.86%) Oracle RAC
9 76 (1.66%) Hyper-V
10 74 (1.62%) Varnish
11 71 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 64 (1.40%) VMware ESX
13 58 (1.27%) Squid
14 56 (1.22%) Postfix
15 54 (1.18%) iptables
16 51 (1.11%) Docker
17 48 (1.05%) XenServer
18 45 (0.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
19 38 (0.83%) Firmware
20 36 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 901 (19.66%) Puppet
2 572 (12.48%) Opscode Chef
3 429 (9.36%) Nagios
4 163 (3.56%) Ansible
5 135 (2.95%) ZABBIX
6 109 (2.38%) Salt
7 93 (2.03%) Tivoli
8 72 (1.57%) Cacti
9 61 (1.33%) NetBackup
10 60 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
11 57 (1.24%) Vagrant
12 56 (1.22%) Data Guard
13 54 (1.18%) Zenoss
14 49 (1.07%) Control-M
15 46 (1.00%) OpenView
16 44 (0.96%) SELinux
17 39 (0.85%) Cobbler
18 37 (0.81%) logstash
18 37 (0.81%) Icinga
19 36 (0.79%) yum
Vendors
1 966 (21.08%) Oracle
2 838 (18.29%) Red Hat
3 722 (15.76%) VMware
4 410 (8.95%) Microsoft
5 360 (7.86%) Cisco
6 267 (5.83%) HP
7 205 (4.47%) IBM
8 163 (3.56%) Sun
9 157 (3.43%) Sybase
10 146 (3.19%) Veritas
11 118 (2.58%) NetApp
12 101 (2.20%) Juniper
13 87 (1.90%) Citrix
13 87 (1.90%) Splunk
14 72 (1.57%) EMC
15 71 (1.55%) F5
16 70 (1.53%) Zend
17 58 (1.27%) Reuters
18 57 (1.24%) Bloomberg
19 55 (1.20%) SolarWinds
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: + benefits package.
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 15% Bonus and benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits share options + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago