The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.96% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Perl
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 63 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 36.54% 64.95% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 38 60 58
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Perl
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Perl Salary Trend in Gatwick

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) CSQA
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebLOAD
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Calabash

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebLOAD
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Calabash
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) CSQA