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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 121 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2531 2975 3365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.41% 2.91% 3.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.78% 5.43% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2002 2329 2736
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
52955 54800 60073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.60% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45748 46683 53439
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 1362 £55,000 - 121
South East +9 524 £47,500 +5.55% 33
East of England -53 213 £40,000 -5.88% 40
South West +9 149 £47,500 +30.13% 13
Yorkshire +10 138 £35,000 +7.69% 15
North West +8 82 £54,000 +35.00% 7
West Midlands -55 46 £40,000 -20.00% 9
East Midlands +26 21 £32,500 -13.33% 1
North East -8 6 £43,750 +45.83% 2
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3257 (64.47%) Linux
2 2529 (50.06%) Python
3 1943 (38.46%) UNIX
4 1770 (35.04%) SQL
5 1681 (33.27%) Java
6 1466 (29.02%) Bash Shell
7 1431 (28.33%) Windows
8 1295 (25.63%) Finance
9 1185 (23.46%) PHP
10 1109 (21.95%) MySQL
11 1046 (20.70%) Ruby
12 967 (19.14%) Red Hat
13 941 (18.63%) Puppet
14 933 (18.47%) Oracle
15 893 (17.68%) Apache
16 866 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
17 865 (17.12%) Degree
18 844 (16.71%) JavaScript
19 808 (15.99%) C++
20 798 (15.80%) VMware
21 766 (15.16%) Shell Script
22 718 (14.21%) HTML
23 680 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 655 (12.97%) TCP/IP
25 616 (12.19%) Opscode Chef
26 600 (11.88%) DNS
27 593 (11.74%) Solaris
28 585 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
29 575 (11.38%) Git (software)
30 563 (11.14%) SQL Server

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 893 (17.68%) Apache
2 512 (10.13%) Tomcat
3 285 (5.64%) IIS
4 245 (4.85%) nginx
5 201 (3.98%) WebSphere
6 188 (3.72%) JBoss
7 150 (2.97%) WebLogic
8 138 (2.73%) MS Exchange
9 105 (2.08%) Node.js
10 103 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
11 90 (1.78%) OpenStack
12 80 (1.58%) CMS
13 66 (1.31%) Drupal
14 63 (1.25%) IBM HTTP Server
15 59 (1.17%) MQSeries
16 56 (1.11%) Confluence
17 47 (0.93%) Jetty
18 46 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
19 44 (0.87%) GlassFish
20 37 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 264 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 99 (1.96%) MS Office
3 35 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.20%) SPSS
5 8 (0.16%) Simulink
6 6 (0.12%) Stateflow
6 6 (0.12%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.040%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.040%) Stata
7 2 (0.040%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.040%) MS Project
8 1 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.020%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.020%) Maya
8 1 (0.020%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.020%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 38 (0.75%) RMDS
2 23 (0.46%) TIBCO iProcess
3 21 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
4 19 (0.38%) Magento
5 15 (0.30%) ION MarketView
6 14 (0.28%) IntelliMatch
7 13 (0.26%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 13 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 12 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 11 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (0.14%) CSG Singleview
11 5 (0.099%) SiteCatalyst
11 5 (0.099%) Oracle General Ledger
12 4 (0.079%) HiPortfolio
12 4 (0.079%) Kondor+
13 3 (0.059%) Global One
14 2 (0.040%) Summit
14 2 (0.040%) BASE24
14 2 (0.040%) SAP SRM
14 2 (0.040%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 184 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 79 (1.56%) SaaS
4 57 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
5 44 (0.87%) IaaS
6 34 (0.67%) Amazon S3
6 34 (0.67%) PaaS
6 34 (0.67%) GitHub
7 22 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (0.26%) IBM SmartCloud
9 10 (0.20%) Route 53
10 8 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
11 7 (0.14%) Heroku
12 5 (0.099%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.099%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.079%) Office 365
13 4 (0.079%) Joyent
14 1 (0.020%) ElastiCache
14 1 (0.020%) SoftLayer
14 1 (0.020%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 655 (12.97%) TCP/IP
2 600 (11.88%) DNS
3 438 (8.67%) Firewall
4 384 (7.60%) HTTP
5 351 (6.95%) SAN
6 301 (5.96%) Internet
7 271 (5.36%) LDAP
8 181 (3.58%) FTP
9 173 (3.42%) BGP
10 167 (3.31%) DHCP
11 161 (3.19%) SMTP
12 156 (3.09%) VPN
13 146 (2.89%) WAN
14 139 (2.75%) NAS
15 136 (2.69%) OSPF
16 125 (2.47%) LAN
17 118 (2.34%) SSH
18 117 (2.32%) SNMP
19 116 (2.30%) Network Security
20 115 (2.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1109 (21.95%) MySQL
2 563 (11.14%) SQL Server
3 361 (7.15%) PostgreSQL
4 354 (7.01%) Relational Database
5 217 (4.30%) Oracle Database
6 199 (3.94%) MongoDB
7 196 (3.88%) DB2
8 178 (3.52%) RDBMS
9 168 (3.33%) NoSQL
10 141 (2.79%) Big Data
11 91 (1.80%) Hadoop
12 90 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
13 85 (1.68%) Redis
14 68 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
14 68 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
15 46 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
16 41 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
16 41 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 36 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 33 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 575 (11.38%) Git (software)
2 439 (8.69%) Subversion
3 350 (6.93%) Jenkins
4 185 (3.66%) Hudson
5 181 (3.58%) Maven
6 151 (2.99%) JIRA
7 121 (2.40%) Selenium
8 113 (2.24%) Ant
9 108 (2.14%) Eclipse
10 73 (1.44%) Mercurial
11 72 (1.43%) WebDriver
12 70 (1.39%) TeamCity
13 65 (1.29%) Cucumber
14 57 (1.13%) JUnit
15 46 (0.91%) Visual Studio
15 46 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 41 (0.81%) CruiseControl
17 39 (0.77%) SpecFlow
18 38 (0.75%) ClearCase
19 32 (0.63%) NUnit
General
1 1295 (25.63%) Finance
2 443 (8.77%) Banking
3 304 (6.02%) Front Office
4 213 (4.22%) Investment Banking
5 162 (3.21%) Retail
6 157 (3.11%) Telecoms
7 140 (2.77%) Marketing
8 107 (2.12%) Financial Institution
9 88 (1.74%) Advertising
10 83 (1.64%) Back Office
11 80 (1.58%) Games
12 51 (1.01%) Manufacturing
13 49 (0.97%) Electronics
14 40 (0.79%) Publishing
15 35 (0.69%) Law
16 26 (0.51%) French Language
17 20 (0.40%) German Language
18 18 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
19 17 (0.34%) Aerospace
20 16 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1291 (25.55%) Developer
2 779 (15.42%) Administrator
3 661 (13.08%) Systems Administrator
4 590 (11.68%) Analyst
5 537 (10.63%) Linux Administrator
6 423 (8.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 364 (7.21%) Support Analyst
8 298 (5.90%) Applications Support
9 296 (5.86%) Linux Engineer
10 279 (5.52%) Java Developer
11 238 (4.71%) Software Engineer
12 217 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
13 188 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
14 177 (3.50%) Senior Developer
15 166 (3.29%) Web Developer
16 164 (3.25%) Consultant
17 156 (3.09%) PHP Developer
18 155 (3.07%) Support Engineer
18 155 (3.07%) Applications Support Analyst
19 148 (2.93%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 718 (14.21%) HTML
2 538 (10.65%) CSS
3 487 (9.64%) XML
4 397 (7.86%) Web Services
5 310 (6.14%) .NET
6 299 (5.92%) jQuery
7 273 (5.40%) LAMP
8 220 (4.35%) J2EE
9 177 (3.50%) SOAP
10 161 (3.19%) Ajax
11 157 (3.11%) Middleware
12 148 (2.93%) Spring
13 143 (2.83%) HTML5
14 135 (2.67%) REST
15 103 (2.04%) Hibernate
16 101 (2.00%) ASP.NET
17 98 (1.94%) FIX Protocol
18 90 (1.78%) JSON
19 88 (1.74%) AngularJS
20 84 (1.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 509 (10.08%) Computer Science
2 442 (8.75%) Open Source
3 411 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 271 (5.36%) Clustering
5 190 (3.76%) Hedge funds
6 183 (3.62%) Equities
7 155 (3.07%) Derivative
8 128 (2.53%) Mathematics
9 121 (2.40%) Fixed Income
10 99 (1.96%) Management Information System
11 96 (1.90%) Algorithms
12 94 (1.86%) Mobile App
13 89 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 87 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
15 72 (1.43%) Replication
16 56 (1.11%) User Experience
17 55 (1.09%) Physics
18 54 (1.07%) HACMP
19 42 (0.83%) Reference Data
20 41 (0.81%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3257 (64.47%) Linux
2 1943 (38.46%) UNIX
3 1431 (28.33%) Windows
4 680 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 593 (11.74%) Solaris
6 482 (9.54%) CentOS
7 301 (5.96%) Ubuntu
8 225 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 224 (4.43%) Debian
10 220 (4.35%) AIX
11 143 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 99 (1.96%) SUSE
13 94 (1.86%) Android
14 93 (1.84%) Windows 7
15 54 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
16 45 (0.89%) Fedora
17 43 (0.85%) Apple iOS
18 38 (0.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 36 (0.71%) Windows XP
20 35 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 866 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 501 (9.92%) DevOps
3 467 (9.24%) ITIL
4 442 (8.75%) Software Engineering
5 428 (8.47%) OO
6 391 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
7 361 (7.15%) Configuration Management
8 356 (7.05%) E-Commerce
9 303 (6.00%) Load Balancing
10 268 (5.30%) TDD
11 256 (5.07%) Performance Tuning
12 223 (4.41%) MVC
13 220 (4.35%) Mentoring
14 201 (3.98%) Project Management
15 194 (3.84%) Scrum
16 189 (3.74%) Web Development
17 186 (3.68%) Problem Management
18 165 (3.27%) Test Automation
19 161 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
20 154 (3.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2529 (50.06%) Python
2 1770 (35.04%) SQL
3 1681 (33.27%) Java
4 1466 (29.02%) Bash Shell
5 1185 (23.46%) PHP
6 1046 (20.70%) Ruby
7 844 (16.71%) JavaScript
8 808 (15.99%) C++
9 766 (15.16%) Shell Script
10 545 (10.79%) C#
11 463 (9.16%) C
12 459 (9.09%) PowerShell
13 137 (2.71%) Korn
14 118 (2.34%) T-SQL
15 113 (2.24%) PL/SQL
16 111 (2.20%) VBA
17 110 (2.18%) AWK
18 95 (1.88%) Groovy
19 93 (1.84%) Tcl
20 86 (1.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 865 (17.12%) Degree
2 177 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
3 156 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 101 (2.00%) CCNP
5 94 (1.86%) RHCE
6 93 (1.84%) CCNA
7 91 (1.80%) SC Cleared
8 69 (1.37%) PhD
9 66 (1.31%) ISEB
10 49 (0.97%) CISSP
11 47 (0.93%) ISTQB
12 46 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
13 41 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 39 (0.77%) RHCSA
15 33 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 28 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
17 27 (0.53%) OCP
18 26 (0.51%) MCSE
18 26 (0.51%) CCSA
19 23 (0.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 314 (6.22%) QA
2 74 (1.46%) SLA
2 74 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 22 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.26%) JTAG
5 13 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.099%) DICOM
8 4 (0.079%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.059%) DO-178B
10 2 (0.040%) DO-254
10 2 (0.040%) DO-160
10 2 (0.040%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.020%) COBIT
11 1 (0.020%) GPG13
System Software
1 585 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 254 (5.03%) Active Directory
3 159 (3.15%) KVM
4 148 (2.93%) NFS
5 134 (2.65%) vSphere
6 121 (2.40%) Xen
7 108 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
8 81 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
8 81 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
9 77 (1.52%) VMware ESX
10 75 (1.48%) Hyper-V
11 72 (1.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 71 (1.41%) Samba
13 64 (1.27%) Firmware
14 50 (0.99%) Snort
15 49 (0.97%) Varnish
16 47 (0.93%) Squid
17 46 (0.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
18 42 (0.83%) Postfix
19 40 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 941 (18.63%) Puppet
2 616 (12.19%) Opscode Chef
3 454 (8.99%) Nagios
4 151 (2.99%) Cacti
5 143 (2.83%) Ansible
6 121 (2.40%) ZABBIX
7 120 (2.38%) Salt
8 105 (2.08%) NetBackup
9 81 (1.60%) Tivoli
9 81 (1.60%) Vagrant
10 72 (1.43%) Control-M
11 67 (1.33%) Data Guard
11 67 (1.33%) CFEngine
12 56 (1.11%) OpenView
13 45 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 45 (0.89%) ITRS Geneos
14 44 (0.87%) SCCM
14 44 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
15 43 (0.85%) SCOM
16 37 (0.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 967 (19.14%) Red Hat
2 933 (18.47%) Oracle
3 798 (15.80%) VMware
4 414 (8.19%) Cisco
5 411 (8.14%) Microsoft
6 288 (5.70%) IBM
7 250 (4.95%) HP
8 231 (4.57%) Sybase
9 167 (3.31%) Sun
10 160 (3.17%) Veritas
11 144 (2.85%) Juniper
12 140 (2.77%) Bloomberg
13 116 (2.30%) EMC
14 114 (2.26%) NetApp
15 103 (2.04%) F5
16 101 (2.00%) Zend
17 99 (1.96%) Symantec
18 93 (1.84%) Reuters
19 89 (1.76%) TIBCO
20 83 (1.64%) Citrix
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + high bonus & package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-40k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum - shares, pension, medical
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 48k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday