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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 94 80 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -32
Permanent jobs citing Perl 11 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.92% 1.65% 3.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 3.55% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 37
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
579 592 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.66% 46.43% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 451 470 411
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
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 10 February 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
Colchester - 1 £45,000 -
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 23 (69.70%) Java
2 16 (48.48%) Python
3 15 (45.45%) Bioinformatics
3 15 (45.45%) Biology
3 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 14 (42.42%) Degree
5 13 (39.39%) Oracle
6 12 (36.36%) SQL
6 12 (36.36%) Finance
6 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
7 11 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 10 (30.30%) MySQL
8 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
8 10 (30.30%) Linux
9 9 (27.27%) PhD
9 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
10 8 (24.24%) Unix
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
11 7 (21.21%) PHP
11 7 (21.21%) ITIL
11 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
11 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
12 6 (18.18%) Workflow
12 6 (18.18%) Windows
12 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
12 6 (18.18%) Biotechnology
12 6 (18.18%) Life Science
12 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 6 (18.18%) Data Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (15.15%) Apache Solr
1 5 (15.15%) JBoss
2 4 (12.12%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.06%) Liferay
5 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.03%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) LAN
1 2 (6.06%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 11 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 10 (30.30%) MySQL
4 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
5 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.15%) Maven
3 2 (6.06%) PROIV
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Publishing
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Java Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Support
6 3 (9.09%) Project Leader
6 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
2 5 (15.15%) Guice
2 5 (15.15%) Lucene
2 5 (15.15%) RESTful
2 5 (15.15%) Spring
3 4 (12.12%) .NET
3 4 (12.12%) J2EE
3 4 (12.12%) Swing
4 3 (9.09%) LAMP
5 2 (6.06%) Ajax
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.06%) HTML
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) XML
5 2 (6.06%) XSL
6 1 (3.03%) iOS SDK
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Biology
1 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) Biotechnology
2 6 (18.18%) Life Science
3 5 (15.15%) Proteomics
4 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.03%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Unix
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Android
5 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Bioinformatics
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 6 (18.18%) Data Management
3 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 6 (18.18%) Workflow
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.15%) Time Management
5 4 (12.12%) Analytics
5 4 (12.12%) Data Analytics
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.03%) Change Management
8 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.03%) Content Management
8 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.03%) Open Source
8 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Java
2 16 (48.48%) Python
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
5 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 7 (21.21%) PHP
6 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
7 5 (15.15%) C
8 3 (9.09%) C#
9 2 (6.06%) C++
9 2 (6.06%) Korn
9 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
9 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
10 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
10 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 9 (27.27%) PhD
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) GPFS
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) NFS
2 1 (3.03%) vCloud
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) Isilon
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.03%) Software AG