The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 60 51 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -34
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 1 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.87% 0.31% 10.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 0.46% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 28
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Perl
Suffolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
306 218 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 66.52% 68.34% 65.06%
Number of salaries quoted 276 181 155
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Online Games
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Calabash
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Calabash
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet