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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 39 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.40% 2.27% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 3.43% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
143 204 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 56.75% 66.23% 62.98%
Number of salaries quoted 122 196 241
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,250 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 25 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) OpenWrt
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby