The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 64 57 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -24
Permanent jobs citing Perl 44 37 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.88% 4.04% 8.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.62% 6.18% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 66
Average salary £32,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
665 599 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 58.64% 65.46% 68.70%
Number of salaries quoted 513 534 594
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Perl
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Perl Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Perl
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -15 12 £32,500 -14.47% 2
Cheltenham +8 10 £47,500 +30.13% 1
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 69 (75.82%) Python
2 66 (72.53%) Linux
3 51 (56.04%) Windows
4 42 (46.15%) MySQL
5 39 (42.86%) Java
6 36 (39.56%) Oracle
6 36 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (35.16%) VMware
7 32 (35.16%) SQL
8 31 (34.07%) Firewall
8 31 (34.07%) Security Cleared
9 29 (31.87%) Information Security
10 28 (30.77%) Time Management
11 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
12 26 (28.57%) C++
13 25 (27.47%) DV Cleared
13 25 (27.47%) Bash Shell
14 24 (26.37%) PowerShell
14 24 (26.37%) Ruby
15 23 (25.27%) UNIX
15 23 (25.27%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (24.18%) DevOps
16 22 (24.18%) C
17 21 (23.08%) Military
18 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
18 20 (21.98%) TCP/IP
19 19 (20.88%) Cisco
20 18 (19.78%) Degree
20 18 (19.78%) Hyper-V
21 16 (17.58%) Open Source

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (16.48%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.19%) Node.js
2 12 (13.19%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (8.79%) Apache
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (34.07%) Firewall
2 20 (21.98%) TCP/IP
3 16 (17.58%) Internet
4 15 (16.48%) VPN
4 15 (16.48%) LDAP
5 13 (14.29%) DNS
6 12 (13.19%) HTTP
7 9 (9.89%) DHCP
8 8 (8.79%) FTP
8 8 (8.79%) SSL
8 8 (8.79%) Telnet
9 7 (7.69%) SMTP
9 7 (7.69%) Kerberos
9 7 (7.69%) SNMP
9 7 (7.69%) Ethernet
10 5 (5.49%) Wireshark
11 2 (2.20%) Network Security
11 2 (2.20%) NAS
11 2 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (46.15%) MySQL
2 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.19%) RDBMS
3 12 (13.19%) MongoDB
3 12 (13.19%) Big Data
3 12 (13.19%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) ClearCase
1 11 (12.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.10%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.10%) NUnit
2 1 (1.10%) Subversion
2 1 (1.10%) Selenium
2 1 (1.10%) TestNG
2 1 (1.10%) JUnit
2 1 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (23.08%) Military
2 11 (12.09%) Aerospace
3 8 (8.79%) Finance
4 5 (5.49%) Electronics
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (20.88%) Software Engineer
2 15 (16.48%) Consultant
2 15 (16.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 13 (14.29%) Developer
4 12 (13.19%) Analyst
4 12 (13.19%) Test Engineer
5 10 (10.99%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.79%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (8.79%) Principal Consultant
6 8 (8.79%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.79%) Network Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Administrator
6 8 (8.79%) Lead Network Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) Server Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) HTML
1 16 (17.58%) CSS
2 14 (15.38%) J2EE
3 13 (14.29%) CSS3
4 12 (13.19%) Apache Camel
4 12 (13.19%) HTML5
4 12 (13.19%) Middleware
4 12 (13.19%) Hibernate
4 12 (13.19%) Spring
5 4 (4.40%) jQuery
5 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.40%) .NET
6 2 (2.20%) XML
7 1 (1.10%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Open Source
2 12 (13.19%) Visualisation
2 12 (13.19%) PKI
3 10 (10.99%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.20%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 66 (72.53%) Linux
2 51 (56.04%) Windows
3 23 (25.27%) UNIX
4 7 (7.69%) Solaris
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.87%) Information Security
3 28 (30.77%) Time Management
4 22 (24.18%) DevOps
5 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
6 15 (16.48%) Scrum
7 14 (15.38%) Cyber Security
8 12 (13.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (13.19%) Big Data Analytics
8 12 (13.19%) Data Analytics
8 12 (13.19%) Analytics
9 11 (12.09%) Configuration Management
10 10 (10.99%) Validation
10 10 (10.99%) Test Scripting
10 10 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.99%) Test Planning
11 8 (8.79%) Network Architecture
12 7 (7.69%) Software Deployment
12 7 (7.69%) Unit Testing
12 7 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 69 (75.82%) Python
2 39 (42.86%) Java
3 32 (35.16%) SQL
4 26 (28.57%) C++
5 25 (27.47%) Bash Shell
6 24 (26.37%) PowerShell
6 24 (26.37%) Ruby
7 22 (24.18%) C
8 16 (17.58%) JavaScript
9 7 (7.69%) Bourne shell
10 6 (6.59%) PHP
11 4 (4.40%) Korn
12 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.20%) C#
12 2 (2.20%) VB
13 1 (1.10%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.10%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 31 (34.07%) Security Cleared
2 25 (27.47%) DV Cleared
3 18 (19.78%) Degree
4 15 (16.48%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) QA
System Software
1 23 (25.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (19.78%) Hyper-V
3 15 (16.48%) Active Directory
4 7 (7.69%) qmail
5 4 (4.40%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) Zenoss
1 7 (7.69%) yum
1 7 (7.69%) Puppet
1 7 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (7.69%) Nagios
2 2 (2.20%) SCCM
2 2 (2.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (39.56%) Oracle
2 32 (35.16%) VMware
3 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
4 19 (20.88%) Cisco
5 8 (8.79%) CheckPoint
5 8 (8.79%) Juniper
5 8 (8.79%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.10%) Apple
6 1 (1.10%) Dell
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