The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 92 91 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -32
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.96% 0.27% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 0.46% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 15
Average salary £58,750 £33,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.07% -0.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £20,750 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Perl
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
518 654 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.86% 59.84% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 451 555 391
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Perl
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Perl Salary Trend in Kent

Perl
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Kent

Perl
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Canterbury - 2 - - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (75.00%) Apache
4 14 (70.00%) Red Hat
5 13 (65.00%) Tomcat
5 13 (65.00%) Ruby
6 12 (60.00%) Java
7 11 (55.00%) MySQL
7 11 (55.00%) Windows
7 11 (55.00%) Solaris
7 11 (55.00%) DNS
8 10 (50.00%) JBoss
9 9 (45.00%) PHP
9 9 (45.00%) UNIX
9 9 (45.00%) Python
9 9 (45.00%) Puppet
10 8 (40.00%) AIX
10 8 (40.00%) Finance
10 8 (40.00%) YAML
10 8 (40.00%) DevOps
11 7 (35.00%) C
11 7 (35.00%) C++
11 7 (35.00%) LDAP
11 7 (35.00%) DHCP
11 7 (35.00%) VMware
11 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
12 6 (30.00%) Firewall
12 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (25.00%) NFS
13 5 (25.00%) Veritas

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 15 (75.00%) Apache
2 13 (65.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) DNS
2 7 (35.00%) LDAP
2 7 (35.00%) DHCP
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) VLAN
4 4 (20.00%) VPN
4 4 (20.00%) SAN
4 4 (20.00%) HTTP
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (15.00%) Kerberos
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Ingres
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) WebLOAD
3 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) Firebug
4 1 (5.00%) Fiddler
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
4 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior UNIX Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) YAML
2 2 (10.00%) REST
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) CGI
2 2 (10.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Solaris
4 9 (45.00%) UNIX
5 8 (40.00%) AIX
6 4 (20.00%) CentOS
7 3 (15.00%) Debian
8 2 (10.00%) OS/400
8 2 (10.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Kanban
5 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.00%) User Stories
5 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) CAD
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Ruby
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) PHP
3 9 (45.00%) Python
4 7 (35.00%) C++
4 7 (35.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) NFS
2 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Squid
3 3 (15.00%) Varnish
4 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (25.00%) Nagios
4 4 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 4 (20.00%) OpenView
4 4 (20.00%) Control-M
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (10.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (50.00%) JBoss
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) Veritas
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 4 (20.00%) Sun
5 4 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) Dell
6 3 (15.00%) Infoblox
7 2 (10.00%) Percona
7 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco
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