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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 126 123 99
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2415 2566 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.36% 2.40% 2.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% 4.68% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1978 1972 2264
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
52701 54876 52652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.55% 51.22% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45466 46455 45635
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -13 1249 £60,000 +9.09% 154
South East +28 462 £45,000 - 47
East of England -23 199 £42,500 +1.19% 35
South West +72 169 £45,000 +9.75% 17
Yorkshire +22 157 £40,000 +6.66% 25
North West -31 65 £42,500 - 13
East Midlands -2 48 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Midlands -35 46 £52,500 +23.52% 10
North East +4 29 £32,500 +18.18% 8
Midlands - 1 - -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3164 (67.49%) Linux
2 2938 (62.67%) Python
3 1845 (39.36%) UNIX
4 1749 (37.31%) SQL
5 1542 (32.89%) Java
6 1369 (29.20%) Bash Shell
7 1318 (28.11%) Windows
8 1105 (23.57%) Finance
9 1019 (21.74%) Oracle
10 1015 (21.65%) Ruby
11 992 (21.16%) Agile Software Development
12 988 (21.08%) PHP
13 983 (20.97%) Puppet
14 901 (19.22%) MySQL
15 881 (18.79%) JavaScript
16 874 (18.64%) Apache
17 857 (18.28%) Degree
18 822 (17.53%) DevOps
19 774 (16.51%) Red Hat
20 735 (15.68%) C++
21 730 (15.57%) VMware
22 715 (15.25%) HTML
23 647 (13.80%) PowerShell
24 632 (13.48%) Opscode Chef
25 623 (13.29%) Configuration Management
26 604 (12.88%) Shell Script
27 561 (11.97%) Computer Science
28 559 (11.92%) SQL Server
29 556 (11.86%) CSS
30 552 (11.77%) VMware Infrastructure

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 874 (18.64%) Apache
2 508 (10.84%) Tomcat
3 253 (5.40%) nginx
4 226 (4.82%) IIS
5 204 (4.35%) Node.js
6 171 (3.65%) JBoss
7 145 (3.09%) WebLogic
8 143 (3.05%) OpenStack
9 142 (3.03%) WebSphere
10 112 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
11 89 (1.90%) MS Exchange
12 88 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
13 79 (1.69%) Confluence
14 70 (1.49%) Apache Pig
15 59 (1.26%) SAS
16 56 (1.19%) Drupal
17 50 (1.07%) CICS
18 48 (1.02%) SharePoint
19 41 (0.87%) Apache Spark
20 39 (0.83%) GlassFish
Applications
1 242 (5.16%) MS Excel
2 103 (2.20%) MS Office
3 33 (0.70%) SPSS
4 21 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.41%) Photoshop
6 13 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (0.26%) MS Project
8 8 (0.17%) Mathematica
9 5 (0.11%) GNU Octave
10 4 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.085%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.085%) PrintSoft PReS
11 3 (0.064%) FastStats
12 1 (0.021%) Maya
Business Applications
1 28 (0.60%) Magento
2 26 (0.55%) RMDS
3 19 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 14 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
6 13 (0.28%) Markit EDM
7 10 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
8 8 (0.17%) ION MarketView
8 8 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
9 7 (0.15%) Cordys
10 6 (0.13%) TIBCO iProcess
11 4 (0.085%) Exstream
11 4 (0.085%) IntelliMatch
12 3 (0.064%) Oracle Utilities
12 3 (0.064%) CSG Singleview
13 2 (0.043%) Dynamics AX
13 2 (0.043%) SAP SRM
13 2 (0.043%) Unica
13 2 (0.043%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 489 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (1.75%) SaaS
4 78 (1.66%) IaaS
5 73 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
6 69 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 47 (1.00%) PaaS
8 37 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
9 31 (0.66%) GitHub
10 30 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
11 25 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
12 19 (0.41%) Route 53
13 18 (0.38%) Amazon S3
14 16 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 14 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 12 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
17 9 (0.19%) Datadog
18 8 (0.17%) Responsys
18 8 (0.17%) SoftLayer
18 8 (0.17%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 495 (10.56%) TCP/IP
2 488 (10.41%) Firewall
3 420 (8.96%) DNS
4 300 (6.40%) Internet
5 253 (5.40%) HTTP
6 232 (4.95%) VPN
7 210 (4.48%) SAN
8 167 (3.56%) LDAP
9 161 (3.43%) WAN
10 156 (3.33%) Network Security
11 152 (3.24%) LAN
12 146 (3.11%) BGP
13 139 (2.97%) SMTP
14 132 (2.82%) OSPF
15 108 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
16 105 (2.24%) SSL
17 102 (2.18%) IPsec
18 93 (1.98%) VLAN
19 87 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
20 83 (1.77%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 901 (19.22%) MySQL
2 559 (11.92%) SQL Server
3 542 (11.56%) Relational Database
4 320 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
5 310 (6.61%) RDBMS
6 296 (6.31%) MongoDB
7 279 (5.95%) Big Data
8 276 (5.89%) NoSQL
9 208 (4.44%) Oracle Database
10 204 (4.35%) Hadoop
11 166 (3.54%) DB2
12 116 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
13 98 (2.09%) Apache Hive
13 98 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
14 86 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
15 78 (1.66%) Redis
16 74 (1.58%) HBase
17 64 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
18 53 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
19 46 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 552 (11.77%) Git (software)
2 505 (10.77%) Jenkins
3 339 (7.23%) Subversion
4 205 (4.37%) JIRA
5 180 (3.84%) Maven
6 135 (2.88%) Selenium
7 123 (2.62%) Hudson
8 107 (2.28%) TeamCity
9 88 (1.88%) JUnit
10 78 (1.66%) Ant
11 55 (1.17%) Visual Studio
12 51 (1.09%) Eclipse
13 48 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 46 (0.98%) ClearCase
15 38 (0.81%) Cucumber
16 37 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
17 35 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
18 33 (0.70%) PHPUnit
19 32 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
20 29 (0.62%) Mercurial
General
1 1105 (23.57%) Finance
2 520 (11.09%) Banking
3 283 (6.04%) Front Office
4 235 (5.01%) Telecoms
5 184 (3.92%) Investment Banking
6 105 (2.24%) Retail
7 95 (2.03%) Marketing
8 92 (1.96%) Back Office
9 91 (1.94%) Financial Institution
10 75 (1.60%) Games
11 48 (1.02%) Electronics
12 40 (0.85%) Military
13 39 (0.83%) Legal
14 37 (0.79%) Advertising
15 31 (0.66%) Manufacturing
16 27 (0.58%) Billing
17 21 (0.45%) Automotive
18 20 (0.43%) Law
19 14 (0.30%) Spanish Language
20 12 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1029 (21.95%) Developer
2 556 (11.86%) Administrator
3 545 (11.63%) Analyst
4 496 (10.58%) Systems Administrator
5 436 (9.30%) Applications Support
6 352 (7.51%) DevOps Engineer
7 314 (6.70%) Linux Administrator
8 311 (6.63%) Support Analyst
9 295 (6.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 269 (5.74%) Systems Engineer
10 269 (5.74%) Software Engineer
11 254 (5.42%) Linux Engineer
12 188 (4.01%) Applications Support Analyst
13 178 (3.80%) Support Engineer
14 173 (3.69%) Consultant
15 163 (3.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 162 (3.46%) Java Developer
17 147 (3.14%) Software Developer
18 143 (3.05%) Network Engineer
19 123 (2.62%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 715 (15.25%) HTML
2 556 (11.86%) CSS
3 425 (9.07%) XML
4 384 (8.19%) Web Services
5 364 (7.76%) .NET
6 296 (6.31%) jQuery
7 237 (5.06%) Middleware
8 217 (4.63%) FIX Protocol
9 205 (4.37%) LAMP
10 178 (3.80%) HTML5
11 158 (3.37%) J2EE
12 157 (3.35%) Spring
13 129 (2.75%) REST
14 126 (2.69%) CSS3
15 120 (2.56%) JSON
16 113 (2.41%) SOAP
17 109 (2.33%) AngularJS
18 106 (2.26%) Ajax
19 96 (2.05%) Hibernate
20 76 (1.62%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 561 (11.97%) Computer Science
2 470 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
3 279 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 218 (4.65%) Hedge funds
5 203 (4.33%) Equities
6 181 (3.86%) Management Information System
7 176 (3.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 174 (3.71%) Derivative
9 117 (2.50%) Algorithms
10 116 (2.47%) Fixed Income
11 102 (2.18%) Mathematics
12 88 (1.88%) Clustering
12 88 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
13 85 (1.81%) Data Structures
14 81 (1.73%) User Experience
15 73 (1.56%) Mobile App
16 70 (1.49%) Visualisation
17 68 (1.45%) Statistics
18 66 (1.41%) Replication
19 53 (1.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3164 (67.49%) Linux
2 1845 (39.36%) UNIX
3 1318 (28.11%) Windows
4 512 (10.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 429 (9.15%) Solaris
6 411 (8.77%) CentOS
7 335 (7.15%) Ubuntu
8 227 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 221 (4.71%) Debian
10 170 (3.63%) AIX
11 124 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 110 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 78 (1.66%) SUSE
14 73 (1.56%) Android
15 62 (1.32%) Fedora
16 56 (1.19%) Windows 7
17 49 (1.05%) Apple iOS
18 48 (1.02%) Mac OS X
19 42 (0.90%) HPUX
20 39 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 992 (21.16%) Agile Software Development
2 822 (17.53%) DevOps
3 623 (13.29%) Configuration Management
4 473 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
5 436 (9.30%) Open Source
6 397 (8.47%) Software Engineering
7 362 (7.72%) ITIL
8 288 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
9 270 (5.76%) TDD
10 263 (5.61%) OO
11 233 (4.97%) Analytics
12 229 (4.88%) Scrum
13 228 (4.86%) SDLC
14 190 (4.05%) Web Development
15 185 (3.95%) Mentoring
16 181 (3.86%) E-Commerce
17 177 (3.78%) Load Balancing
18 172 (3.67%) Project Management
19 166 (3.54%) Information Security
20 162 (3.46%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2938 (62.67%) Python
2 1749 (37.31%) SQL
3 1542 (32.89%) Java
4 1369 (29.20%) Bash Shell
5 1015 (21.65%) Ruby
6 988 (21.08%) PHP
7 881 (18.79%) JavaScript
8 735 (15.68%) C++
9 647 (13.80%) PowerShell
10 604 (12.88%) Shell Script
11 544 (11.60%) C
12 411 (8.77%) C#
13 230 (4.91%) Korn
14 154 (3.28%) PL/SQL
15 141 (3.01%) AWK
16 132 (2.82%) Scala
17 103 (2.20%) T-SQL
18 101 (2.15%) Groovy
19 90 (1.92%) Bourne shell
20 89 (1.90%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 857 (18.28%) Degree
2 176 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
3 175 (3.73%) Security Cleared
4 120 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 105 (2.24%) CCNA
6 78 (1.66%) CCNP
7 76 (1.62%) DV Cleared
8 59 (1.26%) PhD
9 47 (1.00%) CISSP
10 44 (0.94%) RHCE
11 39 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 38 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
13 29 (0.62%) CCIE
14 28 (0.60%) CCSA
15 24 (0.51%) Sun Certification
16 23 (0.49%) ISEB
17 22 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
17 22 (0.47%) RHCSA
18 21 (0.45%) OCP
19 20 (0.43%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (4.10%) QA
2 71 (1.51%) SLA
3 34 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 28 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.19%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.085%) COBIT
9 3 (0.064%) BS25999
10 2 (0.043%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.021%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.021%) JTAG
System Software
1 552 (11.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 215 (4.59%) Active Directory
3 110 (2.35%) KVM
4 87 (1.86%) NFS
5 85 (1.81%) Xen
6 83 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
7 81 (1.73%) Samba
8 77 (1.64%) Docker
9 76 (1.62%) Postfix
10 74 (1.58%) Hyper-V
11 69 (1.47%) iptables
12 62 (1.32%) vSphere
13 56 (1.19%) Varnish
14 48 (1.02%) XenServer
14 48 (1.02%) qmail
15 44 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
16 43 (0.92%) VirtualBox
17 37 (0.79%) VMware ESX
18 35 (0.75%) Squid
19 29 (0.62%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 983 (20.97%) Puppet
2 632 (13.48%) Opscode Chef
3 486 (10.37%) Nagios
4 240 (5.12%) Ansible
5 186 (3.97%) ZABBIX
6 120 (2.56%) Salt
7 111 (2.37%) Tivoli
8 83 (1.77%) Vagrant
9 82 (1.75%) Graphite
10 79 (1.69%) Cacti
11 75 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
12 69 (1.47%) Data Guard
13 59 (1.26%) logstash
14 53 (1.13%) Zenoss
15 49 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 44 (0.94%) WSUS
17 41 (0.87%) ITRS Geneos
18 39 (0.83%) Ganglia
19 36 (0.77%) Nessus
20 34 (0.73%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1019 (21.74%) Oracle
2 774 (16.51%) Red Hat
3 730 (15.57%) VMware
4 398 (8.49%) Microsoft
5 396 (8.45%) Cisco
6 224 (4.78%) Sybase
7 192 (4.10%) IBM
8 160 (3.41%) HP
9 155 (3.31%) Splunk
10 143 (3.05%) Sun
11 134 (2.86%) Citrix
12 91 (1.94%) Juniper
13 89 (1.90%) F5
14 88 (1.88%) NetApp
15 68 (1.45%) Google
16 67 (1.43%) TIBCO
17 66 (1.41%) Informatica
18 59 (1.26%) Reuters
19 58 (1.24%) SAP
20 54 (1.15%) Veritas
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Banking Bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Pluse Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday