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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 158 142 132
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2083 2331 2687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.15% 2.25% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.12% 4.40% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 1841 2126
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
50584 53024 58593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.22% 51.22% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 44176 45501 49791
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 1084 £60,000 - 136
South East +7 449 £50,000 +11.11% 70
East of England +1 198 £45,000 -5.26% 32
South West -24 124 £42,500 +13.33% 20
Yorkshire +2 106 £40,000 - 21
North West +27 44 £35,000 +16.66% 17
West Midlands -54 39 £44,000 -2.22% 10
East Midlands +17 34 £40,000 +8.84% 3
North East +10 11 £40,000 +35.59% 3
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2725 (66.25%) Linux
2 2664 (64.77%) Python
3 1418 (34.48%) Java
4 1283 (31.19%) Unix
5 1243 (30.22%) Bash Shell
6 1216 (29.56%) SQL
7 1165 (28.32%) Windows
8 1068 (25.97%) Ruby
9 984 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
10 930 (22.61%) Finance
11 927 (22.54%) Puppet
12 885 (21.52%) MySQL
13 830 (20.18%) Red Hat
14 819 (19.91%) C++
15 807 (19.62%) Degree
16 803 (19.52%) Apache
17 792 (19.26%) PHP
18 776 (18.87%) VMware
19 773 (18.79%) DevOps
20 771 (18.75%) Oracle
21 703 (17.09%) JavaScript
22 626 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 568 (13.81%) Tomcat
24 561 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
25 558 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
26 550 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
26 550 (13.37%) LAMP
27 523 (12.72%) PowerShell
28 484 (11.77%) C
29 475 (11.55%) DNS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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
1 803 (19.52%) Apache
2 568 (13.81%) Tomcat
3 265 (6.44%) JBoss
4 217 (5.28%) nginx
5 190 (4.62%) OpenStack
6 161 (3.91%) IIS
7 159 (3.87%) WebLogic
8 156 (3.79%) WebSphere
9 133 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
10 132 (3.21%) Node.js
11 108 (2.63%) Apache Spark
12 102 (2.48%) Confluence
13 71 (1.73%) MS Exchange
14 69 (1.68%) Jetty
15 65 (1.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 64 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
17 53 (1.29%) Apache Solr
18 51 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
19 48 (1.17%) Drupal
20 40 (0.97%) CloudStack
Applications
1 197 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 85 (2.07%) MS Office
3 20 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.36%) Mathematica
4 15 (0.36%) SPSS
5 11 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.19%) MS Project
8 4 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.073%) PrintSoft PReS
10 2 (0.049%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.024%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.024%) HipChat
11 1 (0.024%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.17%) Magento
4 5 (0.12%) MetaTrader
4 5 (0.12%) Summit
5 4 (0.097%) Front Arena
5 4 (0.097%) Kondor
5 4 (0.097%) Sentinel
6 3 (0.073%) Adaptiv
6 3 (0.073%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.073%) Exstream
6 3 (0.073%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.049%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.049%) FastStats
7 2 (0.049%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.049%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.049%) RMDS
7 2 (0.049%) SunGard Martini
8 1 (0.024%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 550 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 161 (3.91%) SaaS
3 139 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 64 (1.56%) IaaS
5 61 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
6 60 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
7 59 (1.43%) PaaS
8 51 (1.24%) OpenShift
9 47 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 37 (0.90%) Amazon S3
10 37 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
11 35 (0.85%) GitHub
12 21 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
13 20 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
14 17 (0.41%) SoftLayer
15 10 (0.24%) CloudFront
16 7 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 7 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 7 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
17 6 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 475 (11.55%) DNS
2 427 (10.38%) Firewall
3 421 (10.24%) TCP/IP
4 315 (7.66%) HTTP
5 248 (6.03%) Internet
6 230 (5.59%) LDAP
7 184 (4.47%) SAN
8 139 (3.38%) SSL
9 125 (3.04%) LAN
10 108 (2.63%) VPN
11 107 (2.60%) NAS
11 107 (2.60%) WAN
12 97 (2.36%) DHCP
13 94 (2.29%) SMTP
14 86 (2.09%) BGP
15 84 (2.04%) SNMP
16 80 (1.95%) Cisco Nexus
16 80 (1.95%) OSPF
17 71 (1.73%) MPLS
18 68 (1.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 885 (21.52%) MySQL
2 457 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 315 (7.66%) Relational Database
4 294 (7.15%) PostgreSQL
5 228 (5.54%) MongoDB
6 216 (5.25%) Big Data
7 201 (4.89%) Hadoop
8 197 (4.79%) RDBMS
9 190 (4.62%) NoSQL
10 147 (3.57%) Oracle Database
11 135 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 110 (2.67%) Redis
13 75 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
14 63 (1.53%) Apache Hive
15 56 (1.36%) Informix
16 51 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
17 40 (0.97%) Data Mining
18 38 (0.92%) HBase
18 38 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 35 (0.85%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 435 (10.58%) Git (software)
2 400 (9.73%) Jenkins
3 298 (7.25%) Subversion
4 234 (5.69%) JIRA
5 141 (3.43%) Maven
6 131 (3.19%) Selenium
7 83 (2.02%) JUnit
8 74 (1.80%) Hudson
8 74 (1.80%) Vagrant
9 64 (1.56%) Cucumber
10 62 (1.51%) Ant
10 62 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 59 (1.43%) Visual Studio
12 49 (1.19%) Eclipse
12 49 (1.19%) TeamCity
13 42 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
14 30 (0.73%) GCC
15 23 (0.56%) jMock
16 21 (0.51%) Mercurial
16 21 (0.51%) TestNG
General
1 930 (22.61%) Finance
2 340 (8.27%) Banking
3 311 (7.56%) Telecoms
4 129 (3.14%) Retail
5 124 (3.01%) Marketing
6 111 (2.70%) Financial Institution
7 104 (2.53%) Front Office
8 91 (2.21%) Games
9 55 (1.34%) Automotive
9 55 (1.34%) Back Office
10 54 (1.31%) Law
11 49 (1.19%) Advertising
11 49 (1.19%) Investment Banking
12 44 (1.07%) Publishing
13 42 (1.02%) Electronics
14 30 (0.73%) Aerospace
15 29 (0.71%) Manufacturing
16 26 (0.63%) Online Betting
17 25 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
18 24 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 846 (20.57%) Developer
2 595 (14.47%) Linux Engineer
3 516 (12.55%) Administrator
4 399 (9.70%) Systems Administrator
5 392 (9.53%) Analyst
6 372 (9.04%) DevOps Engineer
7 369 (8.97%) Linux Administrator
8 306 (7.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 290 (7.05%) Applications Support
10 261 (6.35%) Support Engineer
11 242 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
12 221 (5.37%) Linux Support
13 214 (5.20%) Support Analyst
14 201 (4.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 191 (4.64%) Java Developer
16 177 (4.30%) Linux Systems Engineer
17 174 (4.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 164 (3.99%) Senior Developer
19 152 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
20 145 (3.53%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 550 (13.37%) LAMP
2 429 (10.43%) HTML
3 416 (10.11%) Web Services
4 332 (8.07%) CSS
5 325 (7.90%) XML
6 293 (7.12%) .NET
7 178 (4.33%) jQuery
8 158 (3.84%) Middleware
9 126 (3.06%) LEMP Stack
10 121 (2.94%) JSON
11 117 (2.84%) J2EE
12 116 (2.82%) Ajax
13 109 (2.65%) REST
14 86 (2.09%) FIX Protocol
14 86 (2.09%) SOAP
15 82 (1.99%) STL
16 80 (1.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 76 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
18 74 (1.80%) HTML5
18 74 (1.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 438 (10.65%) Computer Science
2 406 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
3 198 (4.81%) Data Centre
4 166 (4.04%) Algorithms
5 151 (3.67%) Hedge funds
6 144 (3.50%) Management Information System
7 113 (2.75%) Mathematics
8 110 (2.67%) Clustering
9 108 (2.63%) Derivative
10 105 (2.55%) Equities
11 84 (2.04%) Visualisation
12 74 (1.80%) Replication
13 68 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
14 67 (1.63%) Fixed Income
15 64 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 59 (1.43%) EMC VNX
17 55 (1.34%) User Experience
18 54 (1.31%) Physics
19 52 (1.26%) Internet of Things
20 49 (1.19%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2725 (66.25%) Linux
2 1283 (31.19%) Unix
3 1165 (28.32%) Windows
4 626 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 414 (10.07%) CentOS
6 311 (7.56%) Windows Server
7 234 (5.69%) Solaris
8 168 (4.08%) Ubuntu
9 154 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 122 (2.97%) Android
11 119 (2.89%) Debian
12 106 (2.58%) AIX
13 96 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 92 (2.24%) Apple iOS
15 76 (1.85%) SUSE
16 52 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
17 45 (1.09%) Windows 7
18 44 (1.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 43 (1.05%) Mac OS X
20 42 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 984 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
2 773 (18.79%) DevOps
3 449 (10.92%) Configuration Management
4 441 (10.72%) Software Engineering
5 412 (10.02%) Open Source
6 376 (9.14%) ITIL
7 336 (8.17%) Scrum
8 333 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
9 300 (7.29%) OO
10 265 (6.44%) TDD
11 251 (6.10%) High Availability
12 235 (5.71%) Analytics
13 229 (5.57%) SDLC
14 209 (5.08%) Load Balancing
15 194 (4.72%) Web Development
16 178 (4.33%) Mentoring
17 174 (4.23%) E-Commerce
18 159 (3.87%) Information Security
19 156 (3.79%) Project Management
20 153 (3.72%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2664 (64.77%) Python
2 1418 (34.48%) Java
3 1243 (30.22%) Bash Shell
4 1216 (29.56%) SQL
5 1068 (25.97%) Ruby
6 819 (19.91%) C++
7 792 (19.26%) PHP
8 703 (17.09%) JavaScript
9 523 (12.72%) PowerShell
10 484 (11.77%) C
11 450 (10.94%) Shell Script
12 344 (8.36%) C#
13 158 (3.84%) Scala
14 123 (2.99%) R
15 115 (2.80%) VB
16 102 (2.48%) Korn
17 91 (2.21%) PL/SQL
18 56 (1.36%) MATLAB
19 52 (1.26%) VBA
20 51 (1.24%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 807 (19.62%) Degree
2 204 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 135 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
4 106 (2.58%) SC Cleared
5 101 (2.46%) RHCE
6 99 (2.41%) CCNA
7 88 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
8 86 (2.09%) PhD
9 77 (1.87%) CCNP
10 73 (1.77%) CISSP
10 73 (1.77%) DV Cleared
11 53 (1.29%) CEH
12 44 (1.07%) RHCSA
13 38 (0.92%) ISEB
14 34 (0.83%) GIAC
14 34 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
14 34 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 33 (0.80%) MCSE
16 32 (0.78%) CREST Certified
17 30 (0.73%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (4.77%) QA
2 55 (1.34%) SLA
3 26 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.39%) COBIT
5 12 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.17%) COSO
8 7 (0.17%) HIPAA
8 7 (0.17%) SDET
9 6 (0.15%) ISO 8583
9 6 (0.15%) SEPA
10 5 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
11 3 (0.073%) GCP
12 2 (0.049%) SAS 70
13 1 (0.024%) Def Stans
13 1 (0.024%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.024%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.024%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.024%) MiFID
System Software
1 558 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 264 (6.42%) Docker
3 220 (5.35%) Active Directory
4 125 (3.04%) Xen
5 123 (2.99%) KVM
6 120 (2.92%) vSphere
7 117 (2.84%) NFS
8 94 (2.29%) Squid
9 87 (2.12%) Oracle RAC
10 86 (2.09%) VMware ESX
11 84 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
12 67 (1.63%) Firmware
13 66 (1.60%) Hyper-V
14 65 (1.58%) Varnish
15 55 (1.34%) iptables
16 54 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 47 (1.14%) Postfix
18 39 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
19 34 (0.83%) Samba
20 30 (0.73%) qmail
Systems Management
1 927 (22.54%) Puppet
2 561 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 413 (10.04%) Nagios
4 268 (6.52%) Ansible
5 145 (3.53%) Salt
6 107 (2.60%) ZABBIX
7 94 (2.29%) Cacti
8 83 (2.02%) Graphite
9 71 (1.73%) logstash
10 56 (1.36%) OpenAM
11 55 (1.34%) Control-M
12 54 (1.31%) Grafana
13 52 (1.26%) CFEngine
14 48 (1.17%) Kibana
15 47 (1.14%) WSUS
16 46 (1.12%) Opsview
17 45 (1.09%) SCCM
18 43 (1.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
19 41 (1.00%) OpenView
20 40 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 830 (20.18%) Red Hat
2 776 (18.87%) VMware
3 771 (18.75%) Oracle
4 391 (9.51%) Microsoft
5 322 (7.83%) Cisco
6 198 (4.81%) HP
7 164 (3.99%) IBM
8 134 (3.26%) F5
9 126 (3.06%) Splunk
10 102 (2.48%) EMC
10 102 (2.48%) Sun
11 101 (2.46%) Juniper
12 95 (2.31%) Citrix
13 91 (2.21%) NetApp
14 80 (1.95%) Sybase
15 66 (1.60%) Atlassian
16 63 (1.53%) Qualys
17 58 (1.41%) Veritas
18 38 (0.92%) Google
19 37 (0.90%) SAP
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Honiton, Devon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock Options
Posted: 18 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + up to !0% bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,500 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 21 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
North London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago