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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 78 77 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Perl 19 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.89% 2.38% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.61% 4.86% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 16
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +25.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
526 638 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.23% 48.89% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 443 507 577
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 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
Colchester +7 10 £44,000 +25.71% 2
Saffron Walden -1 6 £47,500 +26.66%
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (63.89%) Java
2 21 (58.33%) Python
3 18 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 16 (44.44%) Degree
5 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 14 (38.89%) PHP
7 12 (33.33%) SQL
8 10 (27.78%) MySQL
8 10 (27.78%) Oracle
8 10 (27.78%) C
8 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
8 10 (27.78%) Biology
8 10 (27.78%) Bioinformatics
9 9 (25.00%) Linux
9 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
10 7 (19.44%) Finance
10 7 (19.44%) Unix
10 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
10 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
11 6 (16.67%) CSS3
11 6 (16.67%) DevOps
11 6 (16.67%) Internet of Things
11 6 (16.67%) C++
11 6 (16.67%) HTML
11 6 (16.67%) CSS
11 6 (16.67%) Internet
11 6 (16.67%) PhD
11 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (13.89%) Web Development

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 3 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 3 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (5.56%) GlassFish
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (5.56%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) BIG-IP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
2 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.33%) Maven
4 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.56%) Gatling
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) JMeter
4 2 (5.56%) JUnit
4 2 (5.56%) Selenium
4 2 (5.56%) Subversion
4 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.78%) Xcode
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Publishing
3 3 (8.33%) Games
4 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Java Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Programmer
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Software Programmer
6 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Java Programmer
6 5 (13.89%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Programmer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) CSS
1 6 (16.67%) CSS3
1 6 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) J2EE
2 5 (13.89%) Swing
3 4 (11.11%) HTML5
3 4 (11.11%) jQuery
3 4 (11.11%) LESS
3 4 (11.11%) Sass
4 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.33%) Guice
4 3 (8.33%) Lucene
4 3 (8.33%) RESTful
4 3 (8.33%) Spring
5 2 (5.56%) JSON
6 1 (2.78%) .NET
6 1 (2.78%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.78%) LAMP
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (27.78%) Biology
3 6 (16.67%) Internet of Things
4 4 (11.11%) Biotechnology
4 4 (11.11%) Life Science
5 3 (8.33%) Proteomics
6 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.56%) Online Games
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Bioinformatics
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) DevOps
3 5 (13.89%) Analytics
3 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (13.89%) Data Analytics
3 5 (13.89%) Web Development
4 4 (11.11%) Data Management
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
4 4 (11.11%) Workflow
5 3 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (5.56%) Test Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Java
2 21 (58.33%) Python
3 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (38.89%) PHP
5 12 (33.33%) SQL
6 10 (27.78%) C
6 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
7 6 (16.67%) C++
8 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
9 4 (11.11%) Ruby
10 2 (5.56%) Korn
10 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.56%) vCloud
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) GPFS
2 1 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
2 2 (5.56%) F5
2 2 (5.56%) IBM
2 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.56%) SaltStack
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Isilon
3 1 (2.78%) NetApp
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