The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 36 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.12% 1.71% 3.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 3.85% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,000 £37,375
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
108 78 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 40.30% 44.57% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 85 76 67
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Perl
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Farnborough region.

Perl Salary Trend in Farnborough

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (92.86%) Ruby
3 12 (85.71%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (42.86%) C
5 6 (42.86%) C++
5 6 (42.86%) UNIX
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
6 5 (35.71%) MySQL
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) vSphere
6 5 (35.71%) PaaS
7 4 (28.57%) PHP
7 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
7 4 (28.57%) SaaS
7 4 (28.57%) DevOps
8 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) Nagios
8 3 (21.43%) NetIQ
8 3 (21.43%) AppManager
8 3 (21.43%) TDD
8 3 (21.43%) jQuery
8 3 (21.43%) SCCM

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
2 4 (28.57%) SaaS
3 3 (21.43%) IaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Support
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) CSS3
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) Ajax
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Web 2.0
4 1 (7.14%) Social Media
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) SUSE
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (92.86%) Ruby
3 12 (85.71%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) C
4 6 (42.86%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) PHP
6 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (35.71%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
1 3 (21.43%) AppManager
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) SCOrch
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
2 3 (21.43%) NetIQ
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Facebook
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter