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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 131 126 100
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2323 2572 2845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.27% 2.35% 2.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.39% 4.53% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1887 2000 2308
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
52969 56835 53805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.71% 51.88% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 45567 48703 46565
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -15 1177 £60,000 +9.09% 145
South East +16 433 £47,500 +5.55% 58
East of England -11 209 £40,000 -4.76% 29
South West +36 158 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Yorkshire -2 144 £40,000 - 23
North West -18 70 £37,500 -11.76% 11
West Midlands -3 58 £52,500 +31.25% 3
East Midlands +12 51 £45,000 +12.50% 11
North East +7 27 £31,500 +14.54% 8
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3188 (68.49%) Linux
2 2857 (61.37%) Python
3 1820 (39.10%) UNIX
4 1715 (36.84%) SQL
5 1569 (33.71%) Java
6 1382 (29.69%) Bash Shell
7 1341 (28.81%) Windows
8 1054 (22.64%) Finance
9 1043 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
10 1035 (22.23%) PHP
11 1034 (22.21%) Oracle
11 1034 (22.21%) Ruby
12 964 (20.71%) Puppet
13 940 (20.19%) MySQL
14 896 (19.25%) JavaScript
15 855 (18.37%) Degree
16 840 (18.05%) DevOps
17 835 (17.94%) Apache
18 784 (16.84%) Red Hat
19 742 (15.94%) C++
20 738 (15.85%) HTML
21 729 (15.66%) VMware
22 641 (13.77%) PowerShell
23 612 (13.15%) Opscode Chef
24 587 (12.61%) SQL Server
25 584 (12.55%) Shell Script
25 584 (12.55%) Git (software)
26 582 (12.50%) CSS
27 572 (12.29%) Configuration Management
28 556 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 835 (17.94%) Apache
2 504 (10.83%) Tomcat
3 247 (5.31%) nginx
4 237 (5.09%) IIS
5 204 (4.38%) Node.js
6 193 (4.15%) JBoss
7 155 (3.33%) WebSphere
8 153 (3.29%) OpenStack
9 126 (2.71%) WebLogic
10 100 (2.15%) MS Exchange
10 100 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
11 98 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
12 75 (1.61%) Confluence
13 65 (1.40%) Drupal
14 60 (1.29%) GlassFish
15 58 (1.25%) SAS
16 56 (1.20%) SharePoint
16 56 (1.20%) Apache Pig
17 54 (1.16%) CICS
18 38 (0.82%) MQSeries
Applications
1 255 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 100 (2.15%) MS Office
3 36 (0.77%) SPSS
4 19 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 17 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.21%) Mathematica
7 10 (0.21%) MS Project
8 4 (0.086%) GNU Octave
9 3 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.064%) PrintSoft PReS
9 3 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.064%) Abaqus
9 3 (0.064%) SOLIDWORKS
10 2 (0.043%) Maya
10 2 (0.043%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 32 (0.69%) Magento
2 28 (0.60%) RMDS
3 16 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
4 13 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.28%) Markit EDM
5 12 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 9 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
8 8 (0.17%) ION MarketView
8 8 (0.17%) TIBCO iProcess
9 7 (0.15%) Cordys
10 4 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.086%) IntelliMatch
11 3 (0.064%) Oracle Utilities
11 3 (0.064%) CSG Singleview
11 3 (0.064%) Exstream
12 2 (0.043%) SAP SRM
12 2 (0.043%) Unica
12 2 (0.043%) BASE24
12 2 (0.043%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 459 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (2.19%) SaaS
3 94 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 84 (1.80%) IaaS
5 69 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
6 68 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
7 63 (1.35%) PaaS
8 30 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
9 27 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
10 26 (0.56%) GitHub
11 22 (0.47%) Amazon S3
12 16 (0.34%) Route 53
12 16 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
13 12 (0.26%) IBM SmartCloud
14 11 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 10 (0.21%) Heroku
16 9 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
17 8 (0.17%) SoftLayer
17 8 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 7 (0.15%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 520 (11.17%) TCP/IP
2 480 (10.31%) Firewall
3 452 (9.71%) DNS
4 313 (6.72%) Internet
5 280 (6.02%) HTTP
6 235 (5.05%) SAN
7 210 (4.51%) VPN
8 171 (3.67%) WAN
9 152 (3.27%) LDAP
9 152 (3.27%) LAN
10 151 (3.24%) Network Security
11 144 (3.09%) SMTP
12 140 (3.01%) BGP
13 128 (2.75%) OSPF
14 111 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
15 108 (2.32%) SSL
16 94 (2.02%) IPsec
17 93 (2.00%) VLAN
17 93 (2.00%) DHCP
18 78 (1.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 940 (20.19%) MySQL
2 587 (12.61%) SQL Server
3 553 (11.88%) Relational Database
4 340 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
5 298 (6.40%) RDBMS
6 289 (6.21%) MongoDB
7 271 (5.82%) NoSQL
8 259 (5.56%) Big Data
9 209 (4.49%) Oracle Database
10 180 (3.87%) Hadoop
11 172 (3.69%) DB2
12 120 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 91 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
14 90 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
15 82 (1.76%) Apache Hive
16 63 (1.35%) Redis
17 58 (1.25%) HBase
18 53 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
19 47 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
20 46 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 584 (12.55%) Git (software)
2 487 (10.46%) Jenkins
3 358 (7.69%) Subversion
4 185 (3.97%) Maven
5 171 (3.67%) JIRA
6 127 (2.73%) Hudson
7 126 (2.71%) Selenium
8 102 (2.19%) TeamCity
9 75 (1.61%) JUnit
10 68 (1.46%) Ant
11 57 (1.22%) Eclipse
12 50 (1.07%) Cucumber
13 47 (1.01%) ClearCase
14 39 (0.84%) Visual Studio
14 39 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
14 39 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 37 (0.79%) Mercurial
15 37 (0.79%) PHPUnit
16 33 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
17 32 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1054 (22.64%) Finance
2 489 (10.50%) Banking
3 256 (5.50%) Front Office
4 200 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 183 (3.93%) Investment Banking
6 101 (2.17%) Back Office
7 97 (2.08%) Retail
8 80 (1.72%) Games
9 78 (1.68%) Marketing
10 69 (1.48%) Financial Institution
11 49 (1.05%) Electronics
12 45 (0.97%) Military
13 38 (0.82%) Legal
14 36 (0.77%) Advertising
15 30 (0.64%) Manufacturing
16 23 (0.49%) Law
17 21 (0.45%) Billing
17 21 (0.45%) Automotive
18 15 (0.32%) Publishing
19 14 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1008 (21.65%) Developer
2 558 (11.99%) Administrator
3 525 (11.28%) Analyst
4 503 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
5 422 (9.07%) Applications Support
6 366 (7.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 316 (6.79%) Linux Administrator
8 286 (6.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 285 (6.12%) Support Analyst
10 266 (5.71%) Software Engineer
11 264 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
12 262 (5.63%) Linux Engineer
13 196 (4.21%) Support Engineer
14 179 (3.85%) Java Developer
15 177 (3.80%) Consultant
16 169 (3.63%) Applications Support Analyst
17 165 (3.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 132 (2.84%) Software Developer
19 131 (2.81%) Network Engineer
20 119 (2.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 738 (15.85%) HTML
2 582 (12.50%) CSS
3 441 (9.47%) XML
4 375 (8.06%) Web Services
5 364 (7.82%) .NET
6 317 (6.81%) jQuery
7 222 (4.77%) LAMP
8 218 (4.68%) Middleware
9 184 (3.95%) FIX Protocol
10 178 (3.82%) HTML5
11 170 (3.65%) J2EE
12 160 (3.44%) Spring
13 144 (3.09%) REST
14 128 (2.75%) CSS3
15 122 (2.62%) JSON
16 114 (2.45%) Ajax
17 109 (2.34%) AngularJS
18 103 (2.21%) Hibernate
19 101 (2.17%) SOAP
20 81 (1.74%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 545 (11.71%) Computer Science
2 472 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 277 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 231 (4.96%) Hedge funds
5 184 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 178 (3.82%) Equities
7 158 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 142 (3.05%) Derivative
9 112 (2.41%) Clustering
10 106 (2.28%) Fixed Income
11 98 (2.11%) Mathematics
12 97 (2.08%) Algorithms
13 88 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
14 84 (1.80%) Replication
15 81 (1.74%) Visualisation
16 75 (1.61%) User Experience
17 69 (1.48%) Data Structures
18 66 (1.42%) Statistics
19 63 (1.35%) PKI
19 63 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3188 (68.49%) Linux
2 1820 (39.10%) UNIX
3 1341 (28.81%) Windows
4 556 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 465 (9.99%) Solaris
6 391 (8.40%) CentOS
7 333 (7.15%) Ubuntu
8 243 (5.22%) Debian
9 230 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 177 (3.80%) AIX
11 137 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 132 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 73 (1.57%) Android
13 73 (1.57%) SUSE
14 60 (1.29%) Fedora
15 55 (1.18%) Windows 7
16 51 (1.10%) Mac OS X
17 45 (0.97%) Apple iOS
18 43 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
19 35 (0.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1043 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 840 (18.05%) DevOps
3 572 (12.29%) Configuration Management
4 473 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
5 436 (9.37%) Open Source
6 388 (8.34%) Software Engineering
7 376 (8.08%) ITIL
8 282 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
9 267 (5.74%) TDD
10 261 (5.61%) OO
11 250 (5.37%) Scrum
12 238 (5.11%) Analytics
13 237 (5.09%) SDLC
14 206 (4.43%) E-Commerce
15 194 (4.17%) Web Development
15 194 (4.17%) Mentoring
16 193 (4.15%) Load Balancing
17 173 (3.72%) Disaster Recovery
18 170 (3.65%) Project Management
19 167 (3.59%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2857 (61.37%) Python
2 1715 (36.84%) SQL
3 1569 (33.71%) Java
4 1382 (29.69%) Bash Shell
5 1035 (22.23%) PHP
6 1034 (22.21%) Ruby
7 896 (19.25%) JavaScript
8 742 (15.94%) C++
9 641 (13.77%) PowerShell
10 584 (12.55%) Shell Script
11 547 (11.75%) C
12 400 (8.59%) C#
13 233 (5.01%) Korn
14 158 (3.39%) PL/SQL
15 139 (2.99%) AWK
16 119 (2.56%) T-SQL
17 112 (2.41%) Scala
18 102 (2.19%) Groovy
19 95 (2.04%) Bourne shell
20 87 (1.87%) R
Qualifications
1 855 (18.37%) Degree
2 177 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 147 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
4 124 (2.66%) SC Cleared
5 97 (2.08%) CCNA
6 80 (1.72%) DV Cleared
7 60 (1.29%) PhD
8 56 (1.20%) RHCE
9 50 (1.07%) CCNP
10 48 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
11 42 (0.90%) CISSP
12 38 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
13 27 (0.58%) ISEB
14 25 (0.54%) RHCSA
15 24 (0.52%) CCSA
16 22 (0.47%) Sun Certification
17 18 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
17 18 (0.39%) ISTQB
18 16 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 16 (0.34%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (4.68%) QA
2 87 (1.87%) SLA
3 27 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 27 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.24%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.064%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.064%) COBIT
8 2 (0.043%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.043%) BS25999
8 2 (0.043%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.021%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.021%) JTAG
System Software
1 540 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 230 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 120 (2.58%) NFS
4 114 (2.45%) KVM
5 108 (2.32%) Samba
6 101 (2.17%) Xen
7 88 (1.89%) Postfix
8 87 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
9 81 (1.74%) Hyper-V
10 77 (1.65%) vSphere
11 74 (1.59%) Docker
12 69 (1.48%) iptables
13 62 (1.33%) Varnish
14 47 (1.01%) VMware ESX
15 46 (0.99%) XenServer
16 45 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
17 40 (0.86%) Squid
18 39 (0.84%) VirtualBox
19 37 (0.79%) qmail
20 32 (0.69%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 964 (20.71%) Puppet
2 612 (13.15%) Opscode Chef
3 462 (9.92%) Nagios
4 237 (5.09%) Ansible
5 174 (3.74%) ZABBIX
6 124 (2.66%) Salt
7 117 (2.51%) Tivoli
8 80 (1.72%) Cacti
8 80 (1.72%) Vagrant
9 74 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
10 67 (1.44%) Data Guard
10 67 (1.44%) Graphite
11 49 (1.05%) Zenoss
12 48 (1.03%) logstash
13 44 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 36 (0.77%) Ganglia
15 35 (0.75%) SELinux
15 35 (0.75%) ITRS Geneos
16 34 (0.73%) Cobbler
17 31 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1034 (22.21%) Oracle
2 784 (16.84%) Red Hat
3 729 (15.66%) VMware
4 392 (8.42%) Cisco
5 386 (8.29%) Microsoft
6 207 (4.45%) IBM
7 200 (4.30%) HP
8 189 (4.06%) Sybase
9 169 (3.63%) Sun
10 128 (2.75%) Citrix
11 127 (2.73%) Splunk
12 102 (2.19%) NetApp
13 85 (1.83%) F5
14 83 (1.78%) Juniper
15 78 (1.68%) Veritas
16 59 (1.27%) TIBCO
17 58 (1.25%) Reuters
18 57 (1.22%) Zend
19 56 (1.20%) Informatica
20 55 (1.18%) Google
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £50,000 per annum £50,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus, extensive benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Nicoll Curtin Technology
Salary: Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary!
Posted: 15 hours ago
Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
StaffHost
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago