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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 89 83 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -33
Permanent jobs citing Perl 56 60 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.64% 2.63% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.09% 4.87% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 93
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £42,250 £63,440
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1101 1233 1430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.89% 54.01% 53.00%
Number of salaries quoted 897 999 1246
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -10 15 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Rickmansworth - 7 £34,000 -
Letchworth - 5 £75,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -20 4 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Stevenage +14 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Bishop's Stortford +12 1 £42,500 +70.00%
Welwyn Garden City -8 1 £47,500 -
Royston - 1 £45,000 - 1
Borehamwood - 1 £46,000 -
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 66 (62.26%) Linux
2 57 (53.77%) SQL
3 49 (46.23%) PHP
3 49 (46.23%) Apache
4 47 (44.34%) Bash Shell
5 42 (39.62%) Oracle
6 39 (36.79%) Windows
6 39 (36.79%) Python
7 37 (34.91%) Java
8 34 (32.08%) MySQL
9 31 (29.25%) ITIL
10 29 (27.36%) Debian
11 28 (26.42%) UNIX
12 27 (25.47%) JavaScript
13 26 (24.53%) HTML
13 26 (24.53%) J2EE
13 26 (24.53%) Solaris
14 25 (23.58%) Microsoft
15 24 (22.64%) WebSphere
16 23 (21.70%) IBM
16 23 (21.70%) AIX
17 22 (20.75%) DB2
17 22 (20.75%) WebSphere Application Server
17 22 (20.75%) HTTP
17 22 (20.75%) Tomcat
18 21 (19.81%) Degree
19 18 (16.98%) Retail
19 18 (16.98%) FTP
19 18 (16.98%) XML
20 17 (16.04%) MS Office

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (46.23%) Apache
2 24 (22.64%) WebSphere
3 22 (20.75%) Tomcat
3 22 (20.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (14.15%) IIS
4 15 (14.15%) MQSeries
4 15 (14.15%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (6.60%) JBoss
5 7 (6.60%) Drupal
6 3 (2.83%) WordPress
6 3 (2.83%) nginx
6 3 (2.83%) Moodle
6 3 (2.83%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (16.04%) MS Office
2 10 (9.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.75%) HTTP
2 18 (16.98%) FTP
3 16 (15.09%) Internet
4 14 (13.21%) DNS
5 11 (10.38%) SMTP
6 7 (6.60%) HTTPS
7 5 (4.72%) SAN
8 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.83%) Firewall
8 3 (2.83%) SSH
8 3 (2.83%) IMAP
8 3 (2.83%) SSL
8 3 (2.83%) POP3
9 2 (1.89%) LDAP
9 2 (1.89%) SNMP
9 2 (1.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.08%) MySQL
2 22 (20.75%) DB2
3 17 (16.04%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (8.49%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.77%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.89%) Informix
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) LoadRunner
1 7 (6.60%) JMeter
2 2 (1.89%) Firebug
3 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 18 (16.98%) Retail
2 15 (14.15%) Marketing
2 15 (14.15%) Finance
3 5 (4.72%) Advertising
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) Developer
2 28 (26.42%) Analyst
3 14 (13.21%) Support Analyst
3 14 (13.21%) Operations Analyst
3 14 (13.21%) Operations Support Analyst
4 13 (12.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 11 (10.38%) Performance Analyst
6 10 (9.43%) Administrator
6 10 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.55%) Capacity Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) Linux Specialist
9 6 (5.66%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.66%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.66%) PHP Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Perl Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (4.72%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.53%) HTML
1 26 (24.53%) J2EE
2 18 (16.98%) XML
3 16 (15.09%) XSL
3 16 (15.09%) jQuery
4 15 (14.15%) Middleware
4 15 (14.15%) JDBC
5 14 (13.21%) LAMP
5 14 (13.21%) JSON
6 10 (9.43%) CSS
7 8 (7.55%) HTML5
7 8 (7.55%) CSS3
7 8 (7.55%) WebSockets
7 8 (7.55%) Regular Expression
8 6 (5.66%) Swing
8 6 (5.66%) CGI
9 3 (2.83%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 2 (1.89%) Ajax
11 1 (0.94%) Qt
11 1 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.72%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.77%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.77%) Statistics
3 4 (3.77%) Informatics
4 3 (2.83%) Replication
4 3 (2.83%) Clustering
5 2 (1.89%) IVR
5 2 (1.89%) e-Health
5 2 (1.89%) EMV
5 2 (1.89%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.94%) LPAR
6 1 (0.94%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 66 (62.26%) Linux
2 39 (36.79%) Windows
3 29 (27.36%) Debian
4 28 (26.42%) UNIX
5 26 (24.53%) Solaris
6 23 (21.70%) AIX
7 15 (14.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.83%) CentOS
9 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.94%) SUSE
9 1 (0.94%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.25%) ITIL
2 16 (15.09%) E-Commerce
2 16 (15.09%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (14.15%) Problem Management
4 14 (13.21%) Performance Testing
5 12 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (9.43%) Web Development
7 9 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (7.55%) Technical Analysis
8 8 (7.55%) Web Application Development
9 7 (6.60%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (6.60%) Test Planning
9 7 (6.60%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (6.60%) Automated Testing
10 6 (5.66%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.66%) Operations Management
10 6 (5.66%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.66%) ETL
10 6 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 57 (53.77%) SQL
2 49 (46.23%) PHP
3 47 (44.34%) Bash Shell
4 39 (36.79%) Python
5 37 (34.91%) Java
6 27 (25.47%) JavaScript
7 15 (14.15%) AWK
8 13 (12.26%) C++
9 12 (11.32%) C
10 11 (10.38%) PL/SQL
11 9 (8.49%) Shell Script
12 8 (7.55%) VBA
12 8 (7.55%) Korn
12 8 (7.55%) PHP5
13 3 (2.83%) C#
14 2 (1.89%) VB
14 2 (1.89%) Fortran
15 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (19.81%) Degree
2 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.15%) SLA
2 5 (4.72%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.38%) iptables
2 10 (9.43%) Samba
3 8 (7.55%) NFS
3 8 (7.55%) Firmware
3 8 (7.55%) VMware Server
3 8 (7.55%) Postfix
4 3 (2.83%) Sendmail
4 3 (2.83%) Xen
4 3 (2.83%) Varnish
5 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.94%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.94%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Nagios
1 3 (2.83%) Cacti
1 3 (2.83%) cPanel
2 2 (1.89%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (1.89%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (39.62%) Oracle
2 25 (23.58%) Microsoft
3 23 (21.70%) IBM
4 9 (8.49%) Sun
5 8 (7.55%) VMware
6 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.77%) Business Objects
6 4 (3.77%) Cognos
7 3 (2.83%) Informatica
7 3 (2.83%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.89%) NetQoS
8 2 (1.89%) Veritas
8 2 (1.89%) CA
9 1 (0.94%) BEA
9 1 (0.94%) Jaspersoft
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, South East, United Kingdom
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago