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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 73 90 74
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs citing Perl 28 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.21% 1.32% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.71% 2.63% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 7
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
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
594 646 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.96% 50.08% 53.35%
Number of salaries quoted 457 534 426
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -8 9 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Saffron Walden - 1 £37,500 -
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 30 (69.77%) Linux
2 26 (60.47%) Python
3 22 (51.16%) Bash Shell
4 21 (48.84%) Korn
5 20 (46.51%) Windows
5 20 (46.51%) IIS
6 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
7 18 (41.86%) Oracle
7 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
8 17 (39.53%) Red Hat
9 16 (37.21%) Tomcat
9 16 (37.21%) JBoss
9 16 (37.21%) IBM
9 16 (37.21%) Degree
9 16 (37.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (37.21%) vCloud
9 16 (37.21%) IBM SmartCloud
10 15 (34.88%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (34.88%) OpenStack
10 15 (34.88%) PowerShell
10 15 (34.88%) WebSphere
10 15 (34.88%) ITIL
10 15 (34.88%) C
10 15 (34.88%) C++
10 15 (34.88%) WebLogic
11 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
11 14 (32.56%) Load Balancing
11 14 (32.56%) F5
12 13 (30.23%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (30.23%) Relational Database

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 20 (46.51%) IIS
2 16 (37.21%) JBoss
2 16 (37.21%) Tomcat
3 15 (34.88%) WebSphere
3 15 (34.88%) WebLogic
3 15 (34.88%) OpenStack
4 13 (30.23%) GlassFish
5 6 (13.95%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 16 (37.21%) IBM SmartCloud
2 15 (34.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) DNS
1 13 (30.23%) BIG-IP
2 5 (11.63%) Firewall
3 3 (6.98%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.33%) Multicast
4 1 (2.33%) MPLS
4 1 (2.33%) BGP
4 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.23%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.95%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Subversion
1 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Automotive
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Automation Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Database Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Provisioning Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) NOC Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) SOAP
1 11 (25.58%) XML
2 6 (13.95%) Web Services
2 6 (13.95%) Ext JS
3 5 (11.63%) .NET
3 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.63%) WCF
3 5 (11.63%) jQuery
4 3 (6.98%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Linux
2 20 (46.51%) Windows
3 16 (37.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (30.23%) UNIX
4 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.98%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (6.98%) Android
5 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
2 14 (32.56%) Load Balancing
3 13 (30.23%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (27.91%) DevOps
5 11 (25.58%) Network Management
6 10 (23.26%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Time Management
8 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Change Management
8 1 (2.33%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Python
2 22 (51.16%) Bash Shell
3 21 (48.84%) Korn
4 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
5 15 (34.88%) C
5 15 (34.88%) C++
5 15 (34.88%) PowerShell
6 11 (25.58%) Shell Script
6 11 (25.58%) Java
7 9 (20.93%) SQL
8 8 (18.60%) C#
9 7 (16.28%) PHP
10 3 (6.98%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) CCNP
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) vCloud
2 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
2 13 (30.23%) vSphere
3 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Puppet
1 13 (30.23%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (30.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Oracle
2 17 (39.53%) Red Hat
3 16 (37.21%) IBM
4 14 (32.56%) F5
5 13 (30.23%) VMware
5 13 (30.23%) SaltStack
6 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.30%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco
8 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.33%) Splunk
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