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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 73 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 31 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.35% 1.34% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.81% 2.70% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 11
Average salary £57,500 £45,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.68% +40.76%
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
645 704 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.90% 49.47% 55.58%
Number of salaries quoted 513 582 470
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -11 10 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Colchester -2 3 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Saffron Walden - 2 £37,500 - 1
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (63.27%) Linux
2 29 (59.18%) Python
3 27 (55.10%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
5 22 (44.90%) Bash Shell
6 21 (42.86%) Korn
7 20 (40.82%) Windows
8 19 (38.78%) IIS
8 19 (38.78%) Degree
9 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
10 17 (34.69%) Oracle
10 17 (34.69%) C
10 17 (34.69%) C++
10 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
11 16 (32.65%) Red Hat
12 15 (30.61%) Tomcat
12 15 (30.61%) JBoss
12 15 (30.61%) IBM
12 15 (30.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (30.61%) vCloud
12 15 (30.61%) DevOps
12 15 (30.61%) IBM SmartCloud
13 14 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
13 14 (28.57%) OpenStack
13 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
13 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
13 14 (28.57%) ITIL
13 14 (28.57%) WebLogic
14 13 (26.53%) SOAP
14 13 (26.53%) XML

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (38.78%) IIS
2 15 (30.61%) JBoss
2 15 (30.61%) Tomcat
3 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 14 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 14 (28.57%) OpenStack
4 12 (24.49%) GlassFish
5 8 (16.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 27 (55.10%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (30.61%) IBM SmartCloud
3 14 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) DNS
1 12 (24.49%) BIG-IP
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 4 (8.16%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.04%) Multicast
4 1 (2.04%) MPLS
4 1 (2.04%) BGP
4 1 (2.04%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
3 8 (16.33%) Firebird
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Subversion
1 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) Xcode
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Automotive
3 2 (4.08%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Software Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Database Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Provisioning Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Perl Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Perl Web Developer
8 1 (2.04%) NOC Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Programmer
8 1 (2.04%) Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) SOAP
1 13 (26.53%) XML
2 9 (18.37%) Web Services
3 8 (16.33%) Ext JS
4 6 (12.24%) jQuery
4 6 (12.24%) .NET
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.20%) WCF
6 3 (6.12%) HTML
6 3 (6.12%) Swing
6 3 (6.12%) CSS
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.04%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.04%) Open Source
2 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
2 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Linux
2 20 (40.82%) Windows
3 15 (30.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (24.49%) UNIX
4 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
5 4 (8.16%) Android
6 3 (6.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
2 15 (30.61%) DevOps
3 14 (28.57%) ITIL
4 13 (26.53%) Load Balancing
4 13 (26.53%) Network Management
5 12 (24.49%) Asset Management
5 12 (24.49%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (6.12%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.04%) OO
8 1 (2.04%) Change Management
8 1 (2.04%) Scrum
8 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.04%) Information Architecture
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.04%) Android Development
8 1 (2.04%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.04%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) Python
2 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
3 22 (44.90%) Bash Shell
4 21 (42.86%) Korn
5 17 (34.69%) C
5 17 (34.69%) C++
6 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 13 (26.53%) Shell Script
8 12 (24.49%) SQL
9 11 (22.45%) Java
10 10 (20.41%) PHP
11 8 (16.33%) C#
12 3 (6.12%) Objective-C
13 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) CCNP
3 1 (2.04%) CCNA
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) vCloud
2 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
2 12 (24.49%) vSphere
3 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) Puppet
1 12 (24.49%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (24.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Oracle
2 16 (32.65%) Red Hat
3 15 (30.61%) IBM
4 13 (26.53%) F5
5 12 (24.49%) VMware
5 12 (24.49%) SaltStack
6 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.16%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.04%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco
8 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.04%) Splunk
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