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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 83 103 59
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -44
Permanent jobs citing Perl 12 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.31% 0.18% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.20% 0.31% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 12
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +107.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £72,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.43%
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
545 637 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 59.30% 56.93% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 492 521 335
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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
Maidstone +23 1 £32,500 -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) UNIX
2 13 (72.22%) AIX
2 13 (72.22%) Solaris
2 13 (72.22%) Veritas
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (55.56%) Finance
4 10 (55.56%) Puppet
5 8 (44.44%) Python
5 8 (44.44%) LDAP
5 8 (44.44%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) MySQL
5 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (38.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 7 (38.89%) NFS
6 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 7 (38.89%) HACMP
6 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
7 6 (33.33%) Clustering
7 6 (33.33%) Apache
7 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (27.78%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (27.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle
8 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
8 5 (27.78%) HP
8 5 (27.78%) Project Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) LDAP
1 8 (44.44%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) SSL
5 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Platform Architect
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) CGI
1 1 (5.56%) Java SE
1 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) HACMP
2 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (72.22%) UNIX
2 13 (72.22%) AIX
2 13 (72.22%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.56%) Kanban
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) VCP4
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (38.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (38.89%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Puppet
2 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
4 4 (22.22%) OpenView
4 4 (22.22%) Control-M
5 1 (5.56%) Nagios
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (5.56%) Capistrano
5 1 (5.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Veritas
2 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (27.78%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) IBM
4 4 (22.22%) Sun
4 4 (22.22%) Dell
5 3 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Percona
6 1 (5.56%) SaltStack
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
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Church International
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Posted: Yesterday
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