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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 57 50 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Perl 29 32 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.46% 3.96% 7.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.45% 6.71% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 74
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
532 477 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 63.56% 59.03% 59.48%
Number of salaries quoted 458 435 652
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,705 £27,274 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -4 11 £37,075 +5.92% 4
Cirencester +28 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Cheltenham -15 5 £33,750 -3.57% 2
Stroud - 1 £35,000 -
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 53 (81.54%) Linux
2 35 (53.85%) VMware
3 32 (49.23%) Java
4 31 (47.69%) Python
5 30 (46.15%) Windows
6 29 (44.62%) Apache
7 27 (41.54%) SQL
7 27 (41.54%) Cisco
8 26 (40.00%) C++
9 25 (38.46%) Red Hat
10 24 (36.92%) NetApp
11 23 (35.38%) Security Cleared
12 21 (32.31%) DV Cleared
12 21 (32.31%) J2EE
13 20 (30.77%) MySQL
13 20 (30.77%) C#
13 20 (30.77%) HP
14 19 (29.23%) Shell Script
14 19 (29.23%) JBoss
14 19 (29.23%) Software Architecture
15 18 (27.69%) DHCP
15 18 (27.69%) Ruby
16 17 (26.15%) VMware ESX
16 17 (26.15%) NetBackup
16 17 (26.15%) Symantec
16 17 (26.15%) Veritas
16 17 (26.15%) SAN
16 17 (26.15%) Citrix
16 17 (26.15%) HPUX
16 17 (26.15%) Solaris

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 29 (44.62%) Apache
2 17 (26.15%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) DHCP
2 17 (26.15%) SAN
3 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
4 8 (12.31%) DNS
4 8 (12.31%) Internet
5 7 (10.77%) SMTP
5 7 (10.77%) LDAP
6 5 (7.69%) ADSL
6 5 (7.69%) GPRS
6 5 (7.69%) SMS
6 5 (7.69%) PPP
6 5 (7.69%) SNMP
7 2 (3.08%) HTTP
8 1 (1.54%) Firewall
8 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) MySQL
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) DTS
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.69%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (4.62%) JMeter
3 3 (4.62%) Selenium
3 3 (4.62%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.62%) Ranorex
4 2 (3.08%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.08%) TestComplete
4 2 (3.08%) WatiN
4 2 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.08%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.08%) Subversion
4 2 (3.08%) WATIR
5 1 (1.54%) Ant
5 1 (1.54%) Maven
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Ivy
General
1 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Wintel Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Test Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Consultant
7 5 (7.69%) Tester
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.69%) Administrator
7 5 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.62%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.62%) Python Developer
9 3 (4.62%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) J2EE
2 11 (16.92%) HTML
3 10 (15.38%) CSS
4 5 (7.69%) Ajax
4 5 (7.69%) jQuery
5 4 (6.15%) XML
5 4 (6.15%) .NET
6 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.08%) EJB
6 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.08%) JSF
6 2 (3.08%) Web Services
7 1 (1.54%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.62%) Open Source
3 1 (1.54%) Clustering
3 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (81.54%) Linux
2 30 (46.15%) Windows
3 17 (26.15%) HPUX
3 17 (26.15%) Solaris
4 13 (20.00%) CentOS
5 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (15.38%) UNIX
7 6 (9.23%) Debian
8 5 (7.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Software Architecture
2 17 (26.15%) ITIL
2 17 (26.15%) Web Development
3 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 9 (13.85%) OO
4 9 (13.85%) Scrum
5 7 (10.77%) Software Testing
6 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Information Security
7 5 (7.69%) Regression Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Workflow
7 5 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.62%) Time Management
9 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.08%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (3.08%) Static Code Analysis
9 2 (3.08%) Cyber Security
9 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (49.23%) Java
2 31 (47.69%) Python
3 27 (41.54%) SQL
4 26 (40.00%) C++
5 20 (30.77%) C#
6 19 (29.23%) Shell Script
7 18 (27.69%) Ruby
8 17 (26.15%) Bash Shell
9 15 (23.08%) PHP
10 10 (15.38%) C
11 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
12 3 (4.62%) Korn
12 3 (4.62%) VB
13 1 (1.54%) VBA
13 1 (1.54%) VB6
13 1 (1.54%) Lua
13 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (35.38%) Security Cleared
2 21 (32.31%) DV Cleared
3 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (7.69%) ISEB
5 2 (3.08%) Degree
6 1 (1.54%) CCENT
6 1 (1.54%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.54%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.15%) VMware ESX
1 17 (26.15%) vSphere
2 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.77%) Squid
4 6 (9.23%) qmail
4 6 (9.23%) KVM
4 6 (9.23%) RHEV
5 5 (7.69%) Samba
5 5 (7.69%) NFS
6 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.54%) Postfix
6 1 (1.54%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 17 (26.15%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.54%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) VMware
2 27 (41.54%) Cisco
3 25 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 24 (36.92%) NetApp
5 20 (30.77%) HP
6 19 (29.23%) JBoss
7 17 (26.15%) Citrix
7 17 (26.15%) Veritas
7 17 (26.15%) Symantec
7 17 (26.15%) Brocade
8 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
9 5 (7.69%) Adobe
9 5 (7.69%) Oracle
10 2 (3.08%) Juniper
10 2 (3.08%) Coverity
10 2 (3.08%) Wind River
11 1 (1.54%) F5
11 1 (1.54%) Sun
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