The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 16 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Perl 23 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 11.44% 12.37% 12.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.40% 19.02% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 22
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -9.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Perl
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
125 184 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 62.19% 65.02% 67.07%
Number of salaries quoted 107 150 147
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Perl
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Perl Salary Trend in Gloucester

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 20 (66.67%) Open Source
3 16 (53.33%) Bash Shell
4 15 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 13 (43.33%) Python
5 13 (43.33%) Cisco
5 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (43.33%) Internet
5 13 (43.33%) Time Management
6 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
7 10 (33.33%) MySQL
7 10 (33.33%) UNIX
7 10 (33.33%) Windows
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 9 (30.00%) HTTP
9 8 (26.67%) Apache
10 7 (23.33%) Solaris
10 7 (23.33%) LDAP
10 7 (23.33%) SMTP
10 7 (23.33%) Ethernet
10 7 (23.33%) Kerberos
10 7 (23.33%) SNMP
10 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
10 7 (23.33%) Nagios
10 7 (23.33%) Firewall
10 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (23.33%) TDD
10 7 (23.33%) QA
10 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 8 (26.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Internet
2 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (30.00%) HTTP
4 7 (23.33%) Kerberos
4 7 (23.33%) SNMP
4 7 (23.33%) LDAP
4 7 (23.33%) SMTP
4 7 (23.33%) Ethernet
4 7 (23.33%) Firewall
5 3 (10.00%) DNS
6 2 (6.67%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (46.67%) Administrator
1 14 (46.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 14 (46.67%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Database Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
1 5 (16.67%) CSS
1 5 (16.67%) jQuery
2 3 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) J2EE
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) EJB
3 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.67%) JSF
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Open Source
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) UNIX
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Solaris
4 2 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Debian
5 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Time Management
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) TDD
3 7 (23.33%) Software Deployment
3 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) UML
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) ERP
7 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Bash Shell
2 13 (43.33%) Python
3 7 (23.33%) Bourne shell
4 6 (20.00%) Ruby
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) C++
7 2 (6.67%) C#
8 1 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (23.33%) qmail
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Nagios
1 7 (23.33%) Zenoss
1 7 (23.33%) yum
1 7 (23.33%) Puppet
1 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (43.33%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
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