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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 35 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 18 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.73% 5.88% 9.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.94% 8.77% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 12
Average salary £30,750 £36,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.75% -4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,250 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,250 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
181 114 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 57.64% 67.06% 78.75%
Number of salaries quoted 148 101 148
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £46,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 23 (71.88%) Java
3 20 (62.50%) UNIX
4 18 (56.25%) Bash Shell
5 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (40.63%) Python
7 8 (25.00%) Open Source
8 7 (21.88%) Time Management
9 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
9 6 (18.75%) Cisco
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
9 6 (18.75%) Internet
9 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 6 (18.75%) Korn
10 5 (15.63%) DevOps
10 5 (15.63%) Windows
10 5 (15.63%) MySQL
10 5 (15.63%) SQL
11 4 (12.50%) Scrum
11 4 (12.50%) C++
11 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
11 4 (12.50%) IBM
11 4 (12.50%) ServiceNow
11 4 (12.50%) Big Data
11 4 (12.50%) Statistics
11 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
12 3 (9.38%) Ruby
12 3 (9.38%) HTML5
12 3 (9.38%) Node.js

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (9.38%) Node.js
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) LDAP
3 2 (6.25%) SMTP
3 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
3 2 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) Big Data
3 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (3.13%) Military
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
1 10 (31.25%) Test Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (21.88%) Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Junior
5 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Support
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) HTML5
1 3 (9.38%) CSS3
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
1 3 (9.38%) J2EE
1 3 (9.38%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Camel
2 2 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Open Source
2 4 (12.50%) Statistics
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 20 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (15.63%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Time Management
3 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.63%) DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.13%) ERP
7 1 (3.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) Bash Shell
3 13 (40.63%) Python
4 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 6 (18.75%) Korn
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
6 4 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (9.38%) Ruby
7 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.25%) C
8 2 (6.25%) Bourne shell
9 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) qmail
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) yum
2 2 (6.25%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
2 4 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
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