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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 40 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 12 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.91% 6.43% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.06% 8.94% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 18
Average salary £32,500 £38,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.47% -3.79%
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
170 123 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 55.37% 71.93% 75.93%
Number of salaries quoted 144 120 161
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 April 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) UNIX
2 16 (55.17%) Bash Shell
3 15 (51.72%) Open Source
3 15 (51.72%) Python
4 14 (48.28%) Java
5 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
6 9 (31.03%) MySQL
6 9 (31.03%) Time Management
7 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
7 8 (27.59%) Internet
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 7 (24.14%) Apache
8 7 (24.14%) Firewall
8 7 (24.14%) Nagios
8 7 (24.14%) TDD
8 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
8 7 (24.14%) LDAP
8 7 (24.14%) Windows
8 7 (24.14%) Solaris
8 7 (24.14%) SMTP
8 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
8 7 (24.14%) HTTP
8 7 (24.14%) Kerberos
8 7 (24.14%) SNMP
8 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
8 7 (24.14%) Computer Science

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (24.14%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Internet
2 7 (24.14%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) LDAP
2 7 (24.14%) SMTP
2 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
2 7 (24.14%) HTTP
2 7 (24.14%) Kerberos
2 7 (24.14%) SNMP
2 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
1 8 (27.59%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (27.59%) Administrator
1 8 (27.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (27.59%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Perl Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) CSS3
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Open Source
2 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) UNIX
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) Time Management
3 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
3 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) Software Deployment
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Analytics
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
6 1 (3.45%) OO
6 1 (3.45%) ERP
6 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Bash Shell
2 15 (51.72%) Python
3 14 (48.28%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) Bourne shell
5 4 (13.79%) Korn
6 3 (10.34%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (3.45%) SQL
8 1 (3.45%) VB
8 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
1 7 (24.14%) qmail
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Nagios
1 7 (24.14%) Zenoss
1 7 (24.14%) yum
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
1 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
1 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago