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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 69 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 26 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.21% 1.96% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.32% 4.09% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 14
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -23.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
602 562 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 51.15% 47.79% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 475 486 488
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 August 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 4 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
Saffron Walden +10 4 £37,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 4 - -
Harlow - 3 £42,500 -
Brentwood -12 2 £70,000 +33.33%
Basildon -15 2 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Colchester +1 1 £55,000 +100.00% 1
Chelmsford -3 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (57.89%) Python
2 31 (54.39%) Linux
3 26 (45.61%) C
4 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
5 24 (42.11%) Bash Shell
6 23 (40.35%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (40.35%) C++
7 20 (35.09%) Korn
8 19 (33.33%) DevOps
8 19 (33.33%) Windows
9 18 (31.58%) Degree
10 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
11 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
12 14 (24.56%) UNIX
12 14 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (22.81%) IIS
13 13 (22.81%) Oracle
13 13 (22.81%) SQL
14 12 (21.05%) Java
14 12 (21.05%) Shell Script
14 12 (21.05%) Finance
14 12 (21.05%) Subversion
14 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
14 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
14 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
15 11 (19.30%) PHP
15 11 (19.30%) XML
16 10 (17.54%) SOAP
16 10 (17.54%) ITIL
16 10 (17.54%) Tomcat

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 13 (22.81%) IIS
2 10 (17.54%) JBoss
2 10 (17.54%) WebLogic
2 10 (17.54%) OpenStack
2 10 (17.54%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.54%) WebSphere
2 10 (17.54%) GlassFish
3 7 (12.28%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) Captiva
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (40.35%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.54%) IBM SmartCloud
2 10 (17.54%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) DNS
1 10 (17.54%) BIG-IP
2 5 (8.77%) Wireless
3 3 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 9 (15.79%) Firebird
4 5 (8.77%) Big Data
5 3 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Subversion
1 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Xcode
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Hudson
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Automotive
3 2 (3.51%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Software Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Programmer
6 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) Perl Developer
8 2 (3.51%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) Perl Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) XML
2 10 (17.54%) SOAP
3 8 (14.04%) Web Services
4 7 (12.28%) Ext JS
5 6 (10.53%) .NET
6 4 (7.02%) Middleware
6 4 (7.02%) jQuery
7 3 (5.26%) HTML
7 3 (5.26%) WCF
7 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.26%) CSS
8 2 (3.51%) LAMP
8 2 (3.51%) RESTful
8 2 (3.51%) REST
9 1 (1.75%) Catalyst
9 1 (1.75%) iOS SDK
9 1 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.75%) DOM
9 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Device Driver
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.51%) Biology
3 2 (3.51%) Life Science
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (54.39%) Linux
2 19 (33.33%) Windows
3 14 (24.56%) UNIX
3 14 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
5 6 (10.53%) Android
6 5 (8.77%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) DevOps
2 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
3 10 (17.54%) Asset Management
3 10 (17.54%) ITIL
3 10 (17.54%) Load Balancing
3 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (17.54%) Network Management
4 5 (8.77%) Time Management
5 4 (7.02%) Image Processing
5 4 (7.02%) Video Processing
5 4 (7.02%) Video Analytics
5 4 (7.02%) Signal Processing
5 4 (7.02%) Analytics
5 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.51%) Workflow
6 2 (3.51%) Scrum
6 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Bioinformatics
7 1 (1.75%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.75%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) Python
2 26 (45.61%) C
3 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
4 24 (42.11%) Bash Shell
5 23 (40.35%) C++
6 20 (35.09%) Korn
7 13 (22.81%) SQL
8 12 (21.05%) Java
8 12 (21.05%) Shell Script
8 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
9 11 (19.30%) PHP
10 9 (15.79%) C#
11 5 (8.77%) Objective-C
12 4 (7.02%) MATLAB
12 4 (7.02%) Tcl
13 2 (3.51%) VBScript
13 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
13 2 (3.51%) VBA
14 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) PhD
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (17.54%) Hyper-V
1 10 (17.54%) vSphere
1 10 (17.54%) vCloud
2 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Puppet
1 10 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (17.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Oracle
2 10 (17.54%) IBM
2 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
2 10 (17.54%) VMware
2 10 (17.54%) F5
2 10 (17.54%) SaltStack
3 5 (8.77%) Rackspace
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) Kofax
5 1 (1.75%) OpenText
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