The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 75 82 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Perl 26 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.06% 1.59% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.15% 3.13% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 14
Average salary £41,250 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.30% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £44,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
627 734 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.72% 50.80% 57.40%
Number of salaries quoted 494 630 496
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Perl
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Essex region.

Perl Salary Trend in Essex

Perl
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Essex

Perl
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Brentwood -15 5 £57,500 +9.52%
Saffron Walden - 4 £38,750 - 2
Colchester +3 3 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Chelmsford +2 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 33 (63.46%) Linux
1 33 (63.46%) Python
2 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
2 27 (51.92%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (44.23%) Bash Shell
4 22 (42.31%) Korn
4 22 (42.31%) C
4 22 (42.31%) C++
5 20 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 20 (38.46%) Degree
6 19 (36.54%) DevOps
6 19 (36.54%) Windows
7 18 (34.62%) IIS
8 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
9 16 (30.77%) Shell Script
10 15 (28.85%) Network Management
11 14 (26.92%) Asset Management
11 14 (26.92%) Red Hat
11 14 (26.92%) Oracle
11 14 (26.92%) SQL
11 14 (26.92%) SOAP
11 14 (26.92%) XML
12 13 (25.00%) JBoss
12 13 (25.00%) Tomcat
12 13 (25.00%) IBM
12 13 (25.00%) Load Balancing
12 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 13 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (25.00%) F5
12 13 (25.00%) vCloud

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 18 (34.62%) IIS
2 13 (25.00%) JBoss
2 13 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (23.08%) OpenStack
3 12 (23.08%) GlassFish
3 12 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 12 (23.08%) WebLogic
4 9 (17.31%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 27 (51.92%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (25.00%) IBM SmartCloud
3 12 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) BIG-IP
1 12 (23.08%) DNS
2 6 (11.54%) Firewall
3 5 (9.62%) Wireless
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.92%) Multicast
4 1 (1.92%) MPLS
4 1 (1.92%) BGP
4 1 (1.92%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 11 (21.15%) Firebird
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 12 (23.08%) Subversion
2 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Xcode
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Automotive
3 2 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 12 (23.08%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Database Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Provisioning Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Programmer
7 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Perl Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Perl Developer
7 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Software Programmer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) SOAP
1 14 (26.92%) XML
2 10 (19.23%) Web Services
3 9 (17.31%) Ext JS
4 6 (11.54%) .NET
4 6 (11.54%) jQuery
5 5 (9.62%) WCF
5 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.77%) CSS
6 3 (5.77%) HTML
7 2 (3.85%) Swing
7 2 (3.85%) LAMP
8 1 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.92%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Device Driver
2 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (63.46%) Linux
2 19 (36.54%) Windows
3 13 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (23.08%) UNIX
4 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.62%) Android
5 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
6 4 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 19 (36.54%) DevOps
3 15 (28.85%) Network Management
4 14 (26.92%) Asset Management
5 13 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 12 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (23.08%) ITIL
7 4 (7.69%) Time Management
8 2 (3.85%) SDLC
9 1 (1.92%) Mobile Development
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.92%) Information Architecture
9 1 (1.92%) Open Source
9 1 (1.92%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.92%) Low Latency
9 1 (1.92%) Android Development
9 1 (1.92%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) Python
2 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
3 23 (44.23%) Bash Shell
4 22 (42.31%) Korn
4 22 (42.31%) C
4 22 (42.31%) C++
5 16 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 14 (26.92%) SQL
7 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 12 (23.08%) PHP
9 11 (21.15%) Java
10 10 (19.23%) C#
11 4 (7.69%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CCNP
3 1 (1.92%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) vCloud
2 12 (23.08%) vSphere
2 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) Ansible
1 12 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Red Hat
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle
2 13 (25.00%) IBM
2 13 (25.00%) F5
3 12 (23.08%) SaltStack
3 12 (23.08%) VMware
4 6 (11.54%) Rackspace
5 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.92%) Splunk
6 1 (1.92%) Juniper
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Unspecified Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK inc
Posted: 12 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income tax free
Posted: 12 days ago
Basildon, Essex
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago