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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 102 99 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -46
Permanent jobs citing Perl 55 46 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.28% 1.86% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.48% 4.01% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 51
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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
1227 1146 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.96% 46.32% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 976 949
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +11 34 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £40,000 - 1
Potters Bar - 6 £40,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £41,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £27,500 - 1
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 107 (89.17%) Linux
2 64 (53.33%) Apache
3 61 (50.83%) Oracle
4 58 (48.33%) Bash Shell
5 57 (47.50%) SQL
6 56 (46.67%) Java
7 55 (45.83%) Windows
8 51 (42.50%) MySQL
9 49 (40.83%) AIX
10 48 (40.00%) UNIX
11 43 (35.83%) Python
12 42 (35.00%) PHP
13 38 (31.67%) HTML
14 35 (29.17%) Solaris
15 34 (28.33%) Tomcat
15 34 (28.33%) DB2
15 34 (28.33%) WebSphere Application Server
15 34 (28.33%) IBM
15 34 (28.33%) WebSphere
16 29 (24.17%) JavaScript
17 27 (22.50%) CSS
17 27 (22.50%) JDBC
17 27 (22.50%) ITIL
17 27 (22.50%) Apache ServiceMix
18 24 (20.00%) Web Development
18 24 (20.00%) XML
18 24 (20.00%) C++
18 24 (20.00%) C
19 21 (17.50%) Web Services
19 21 (17.50%) Sun

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 64 (53.33%) Apache
2 34 (28.33%) Tomcat
2 34 (28.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 34 (28.33%) WebSphere
3 27 (22.50%) Apache ServiceMix
4 13 (10.83%) IBM HTTP Server
4 13 (10.83%) IIS
5 7 (5.83%) JBoss
5 7 (5.83%) Drupal
6 5 (4.17%) WordPress
6 5 (4.17%) nginx
6 5 (4.17%) Joomla!
7 3 (2.50%) Moodle
8 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (11.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (4.17%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.67%) HTTP
2 19 (15.83%) FTP
3 16 (13.33%) Internet
3 16 (13.33%) DNS
4 15 (12.50%) SMTP
5 11 (9.17%) SAN
6 7 (5.83%) HTTPS
7 6 (5.00%) Firewall
8 5 (4.17%) SSL
8 5 (4.17%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.17%) POP3
8 5 (4.17%) SSH
8 5 (4.17%) IMAP
9 1 (0.83%) Network Security
9 1 (0.83%) LTE
9 1 (0.83%) NAS
9 1 (0.83%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.83%) 3G
9 1 (0.83%) LDAP
9 1 (0.83%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (42.50%) MySQL
2 34 (28.33%) DB2
3 10 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 9 (7.50%) RDBMS
5 8 (6.67%) Informix
6 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.83%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) JUnit
1 13 (10.83%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 13 (10.83%) Eclipse
1 13 (10.83%) Subversion
1 13 (10.83%) Rational Application Developer
2 7 (5.83%) LoadRunner
2 7 (5.83%) JMeter
3 6 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.33%) JIRA
5 2 (1.67%) Firebug
6 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (12.50%) Finance
2 14 (11.67%) Marketing
3 6 (5.00%) Games
4 5 (4.17%) Advertising
5 4 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (45.00%) Developer
2 28 (23.33%) Java Developer
3 19 (15.83%) Analyst
4 15 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 14 (11.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 14 (11.67%) Operations Analyst
5 14 (11.67%) Operations Support Analyst
6 13 (10.83%) Java Consultant
6 13 (10.83%) Consultant
6 13 (10.83%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (10.83%) Support Consultant
6 13 (10.83%) Administrator
7 10 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
8 8 (6.67%) C Programmer
8 8 (6.67%) Programmer
9 6 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (4.17%) Perl Developer
10 5 (4.17%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (31.67%) HTML
2 27 (22.50%) CSS
2 27 (22.50%) JDBC
3 24 (20.00%) XML
4 21 (17.50%) Web Services
5 14 (11.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 13 (10.83%) Spring
6 13 (10.83%) JSTL
6 13 (10.83%) Spring MVC
6 13 (10.83%) REST
6 13 (10.83%) Struts
6 13 (10.83%) XHTML
6 13 (10.83%) JMS
6 13 (10.83%) JSP
7 11 (9.17%) CSS3
7 11 (9.17%) WebSockets
7 11 (9.17%) Regular Expression
7 11 (9.17%) HTML5
8 7 (5.83%) LAMP
8 7 (5.83%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Clustering
1 12 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.83%) HP Superdome
4 5 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.17%) Chemistry
4 5 (4.17%) Replication
5 4 (3.33%) Statistics
5 4 (3.33%) Informatics
5 4 (3.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.83%) Biology
7 1 (0.83%) Life Science
7 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 107 (89.17%) Linux
2 55 (45.83%) Windows
3 49 (40.83%) AIX
4 48 (40.00%) UNIX
5 35 (29.17%) Solaris
6 18 (15.00%) Debian
7 15 (12.50%) HPUX
7 15 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.17%) CentOS
9 4 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.50%) ITIL
2 24 (20.00%) Web Development
3 20 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (11.67%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (11.67%) Problem Management
5 14 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (10.83%) RAD
6 13 (10.83%) MVC
6 13 (10.83%) Content Management
7 11 (9.17%) Technical Analysis
8 10 (8.33%) Web Application Development
9 9 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (6.67%) Business Continuity
11 7 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.83%) Configuration Management
11 7 (5.83%) Automated Testing
11 7 (5.83%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.83%) High Availability
11 7 (5.83%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (48.33%) Bash Shell
2 57 (47.50%) SQL
3 56 (46.67%) Java
4 43 (35.83%) Python
5 42 (35.00%) PHP
6 29 (24.17%) JavaScript
7 24 (20.00%) C
7 24 (20.00%) C++
8 17 (14.17%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.83%) AWK
9 7 (5.83%) Ruby
10 6 (5.00%) PL/SQL
11 5 (4.17%) Fortran
12 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.67%) VBScript
12 2 (1.67%) VB
12 2 (1.67%) C#
13 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (15.00%) Degree
2 13 (10.83%) Sun Certification
3 11 (9.17%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.83%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.17%) PhD
6 4 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (15.00%) Samba
2 15 (12.50%) iptables
3 11 (9.17%) Firmware
4 10 (8.33%) NFS
5 8 (6.67%) Postfix
5 8 (6.67%) VMware Server
6 5 (4.17%) Varnish
6 5 (4.17%) Sendmail
7 4 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (2.50%) Xen
9 2 (1.67%) KVM
10 1 (0.83%) vCloud
10 1 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) Puppet
1 8 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.17%) cPanel
2 5 (4.17%) Nagios
2 5 (4.17%) Cacti
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 61 (50.83%) Oracle
2 34 (28.33%) IBM
3 21 (17.50%) Sun
4 15 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.50%) VMware
6 9 (7.50%) HP
7 6 (5.00%) Google
8 1 (0.83%) Veritas
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