The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 82 98 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -39
Permanent jobs citing Perl 69 43 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.84% 1.84% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.60% 3.96% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 17 49
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +5.00%
Perl
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1233 1085 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.70% 46.45% 56.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1102 893 953
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Perl
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Perl Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Perl
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Watford +12 40 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Potters Bar - 11 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +4 2 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Royston - 1 £50,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £27,500 -
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 103 (86.55%) Linux
2 67 (56.30%) UNIX
3 65 (54.62%) Oracle
4 56 (47.06%) AIX
4 56 (47.06%) Bash Shell
5 55 (46.22%) Java
6 51 (42.86%) Windows
7 49 (41.18%) Apache
8 48 (40.34%) Python
8 48 (40.34%) SQL
9 45 (37.82%) MySQL
10 42 (35.29%) HTML
11 40 (33.61%) Solaris
12 34 (28.57%) Tomcat
12 34 (28.57%) IBM
12 34 (28.57%) C
12 34 (28.57%) DB2
12 34 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
12 34 (28.57%) WebSphere
13 32 (26.89%) Apache ServiceMix
13 32 (26.89%) JDBC
14 28 (23.53%) XML
15 27 (22.69%) CSS
15 27 (22.69%) Web Services
16 26 (21.85%) C++
16 26 (21.85%) PHP
16 26 (21.85%) Shell Script
17 24 (20.17%) JavaScript
17 24 (20.17%) FTP
17 24 (20.17%) Continuous Integration

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 49 (41.18%) Apache
2 34 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 34 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 34 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 32 (26.89%) Apache ServiceMix
4 13 (10.92%) IBM HTTP Server
4 13 (10.92%) IIS
5 5 (4.20%) Joomla!
5 5 (4.20%) WordPress
5 5 (4.20%) nginx
6 2 (1.68%) Moodle
6 2 (1.68%) Drupal
6 2 (1.68%) JBoss
7 1 (0.84%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (15.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.24%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.17%) FTP
2 15 (12.61%) HTTP
3 11 (9.24%) DNS
4 10 (8.40%) SMTP
4 10 (8.40%) SAN
5 8 (6.72%) Firewall
6 6 (5.04%) Internet
7 5 (4.20%) SSH
7 5 (4.20%) IMAP
7 5 (4.20%) POP3
7 5 (4.20%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.20%) SSL
8 3 (2.52%) Network Security
8 3 (2.52%) Wireless
9 2 (1.68%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.68%) 3GPP
10 1 (0.84%) LDAP
10 1 (0.84%) 2G
10 1 (0.84%) 3G
10 1 (0.84%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (37.82%) MySQL
2 34 (28.57%) DB2
3 17 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 16 (13.45%) RDBMS
5 15 (12.61%) Informix
6 7 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.84%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (10.92%) JUnit
1 13 (10.92%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 13 (10.92%) Eclipse
1 13 (10.92%) Subversion
1 13 (10.92%) Rational Application Developer
2 11 (9.24%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.36%) JIRA
4 2 (1.68%) Firebug
4 2 (1.68%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.68%) JMeter
5 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (15.13%) Finance
2 11 (9.24%) Marketing
3 9 (7.56%) Banking
4 6 (5.04%) Games
5 4 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (37.82%) Developer
2 26 (21.85%) Analyst
3 24 (20.17%) Java Developer
4 22 (18.49%) Support Analyst
5 19 (15.97%) Operations Analyst
5 19 (15.97%) Operations Support Analyst
6 15 (12.61%) C Programmer
6 15 (12.61%) Programmer
6 15 (12.61%) Consultant
7 13 (10.92%) Support Consultant
7 13 (10.92%) Java Consultant
8 12 (10.08%) Administrator
8 12 (10.08%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (9.24%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.88%) C Developer
10 7 (5.88%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.20%) Graduate
11 5 (4.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 5 (4.20%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (35.29%) HTML
2 32 (26.89%) JDBC
3 28 (23.53%) XML
4 27 (22.69%) CSS
4 27 (22.69%) Web Services
5 19 (15.97%) WebSphere MQ
6 13 (10.92%) XHTML
6 13 (10.92%) JMS
6 13 (10.92%) Struts
6 13 (10.92%) JSP
6 13 (10.92%) Spring
6 13 (10.92%) JSTL
6 13 (10.92%) Spring MVC
6 13 (10.92%) REST
7 8 (6.72%) CSS3
7 8 (6.72%) WebSockets
7 8 (6.72%) Regular Expression
7 8 (6.72%) HTML5
8 6 (5.04%) LAMP
9 5 (4.20%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.81%) Computer Science
2 15 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.08%) Clustering
4 7 (5.88%) HP Superdome
5 6 (5.04%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.20%) Chemistry
6 5 (4.20%) Replication
7 4 (3.36%) Physics
8 2 (1.68%) ASIC
8 2 (1.68%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.68%) VHDL
8 2 (1.68%) Verilog
8 2 (1.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.68%) SystemC
8 2 (1.68%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 103 (86.55%) Linux
2 67 (56.30%) UNIX
3 56 (47.06%) AIX
4 51 (42.86%) Windows
5 40 (33.61%) Solaris
6 22 (18.49%) HPUX
7 6 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.20%) Debian
8 5 (4.20%) CentOS
9 4 (3.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.17%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (19.33%) ITIL
3 21 (17.65%) Web Development
4 19 (15.97%) Problem Management
5 15 (12.61%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (10.92%) RAD
6 13 (10.92%) MVC
6 13 (10.92%) Content Management
7 12 (10.08%) Configuration Management
8 11 (9.24%) DevOps
9 9 (7.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (7.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (7.56%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (6.72%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.72%) Business Continuity
10 8 (6.72%) Technical Analysis
11 7 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (5.88%) High Availability
12 6 (5.04%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (4.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.06%) Bash Shell
2 55 (46.22%) Java
3 48 (40.34%) SQL
3 48 (40.34%) Python
4 34 (28.57%) C
5 26 (21.85%) PHP
5 26 (21.85%) C++
5 26 (21.85%) Shell Script
6 24 (20.17%) JavaScript
7 13 (10.92%) Ruby
8 6 (5.04%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.20%) VB
9 5 (4.20%) Fortran
10 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.52%) VBScript
12 2 (1.68%) C#
12 2 (1.68%) AWK
12 2 (1.68%) Tcl
13 1 (0.84%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (19.33%) Degree
2 13 (10.92%) Sun Certification
3 10 (8.40%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.20%) PhD
6 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.92%) Samba
2 10 (8.40%) iptables
3 8 (6.72%) Firmware
4 5 (4.20%) NFS
4 5 (4.20%) Sendmail
4 5 (4.20%) Varnish
5 3 (2.52%) KVM
5 3 (2.52%) VMware Server
5 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.52%) Postfix
6 2 (1.68%) Xen
7 1 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.84%) vSphere
7 1 (0.84%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (10.92%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (10.08%) Puppet
3 5 (4.20%) cPanel
3 5 (4.20%) Nagios
3 5 (4.20%) Cacti
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 65 (54.62%) Oracle
2 34 (28.57%) IBM
3 21 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 16 (13.45%) Sun
5 11 (9.24%) Google
6 10 (8.40%) Red Hat
7 9 (7.56%) HP
8 4 (3.36%) VMware
9 2 (1.68%) Cadence
9 2 (1.68%) Xilinx
9 2 (1.68%) Mentor Graphics
9 2 (1.68%) Altera
9 2 (1.68%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 2 (1.68%) Synopsys
10 1 (0.84%) Veritas
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
TRG
Salary: 35000-50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago