The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 58 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.85% 2.00% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% 3.21% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
283 187 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 79.72% 62.33% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 203 180 166
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
Suffolk

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Perl
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Perl Salary Trend in Ipswich

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 32 (74.42%) Python
2 31 (72.09%) Degree
3 30 (69.77%) Change Management
4 28 (65.12%) Project Planning
4 28 (65.12%) Computer Science
5 27 (62.79%) Linux
6 24 (55.81%) TCP/IP
6 24 (55.81%) UNIX
6 24 (55.81%) Scrum
6 24 (55.81%) Subversion
7 19 (44.19%) PHP
7 19 (44.19%) OO
8 18 (41.86%) Java
9 17 (39.53%) TDD
9 17 (39.53%) Multithreading
9 17 (39.53%) Android
10 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
10 15 (34.88%) Test Scripting
11 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
11 13 (30.23%) Tcl
12 11 (25.58%) Test Strategy
12 11 (25.58%) Android Development
13 9 (20.93%) Software Architecture
13 9 (20.93%) IPv4
13 9 (20.93%) IPv6
13 9 (20.93%) C
13 9 (20.93%) C++
13 9 (20.93%) VB
14 8 (18.60%) Windows
14 8 (18.60%) Eclipse

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (4.65%) Apache
1 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) SilverStripe
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (55.81%) TCP/IP
2 9 (20.93%) IPv4
2 9 (20.93%) IPv6
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (55.81%) Subversion
2 8 (18.60%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (9.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Test Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) C Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Operations Support Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.33%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) IT Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Android SDK
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) LAMP
2 2 (4.65%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (65.12%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.65%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Linux
2 24 (55.81%) UNIX
3 17 (39.53%) Android
4 8 (18.60%) Windows
5 3 (6.98%) Solaris
6 2 (4.65%) CentOS
6 2 (4.65%) AIX
6 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Change Management
2 28 (65.12%) Project Planning
3 24 (55.81%) Scrum
4 19 (44.19%) OO
5 17 (39.53%) TDD
5 17 (39.53%) Multithreading
6 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
6 15 (34.88%) Test Scripting
7 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
8 11 (25.58%) Test Strategy
8 11 (25.58%) Android Development
9 9 (20.93%) Software Architecture
10 7 (16.28%) Scalability Testing
11 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
11 3 (6.98%) Automation Testing
12 2 (4.65%) OO PHP
12 2 (4.65%) Content Management
12 2 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) Python
2 19 (44.19%) PHP
3 18 (41.86%) Java
4 13 (30.23%) Tcl
5 9 (20.93%) C++
5 9 (20.93%) C
5 9 (20.93%) VB
6 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (72.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Agilent
2 2 (4.65%) HP
2 2 (4.65%) NetApp
2 2 (4.65%) VMware