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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 82 94 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Permanent jobs citing Perl 15 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.47% 0.27% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.06% 0.46% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 10
Average salary £62,500 £21,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+194.11% -38.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £20,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £22,250 £37,500
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
490 659 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.13% 59.64% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 424 559 387
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 £29,200 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 - 3 - - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (73.08%) Apache
4 18 (69.23%) Red Hat
5 16 (61.54%) Solaris
5 16 (61.54%) MySQL
6 15 (57.69%) DNS
6 15 (57.69%) Tomcat
7 14 (53.85%) UNIX
7 14 (53.85%) Ruby
8 13 (50.00%) Puppet
8 13 (50.00%) Windows
8 13 (50.00%) AIX
8 13 (50.00%) Java
9 12 (46.15%) Finance
10 11 (42.31%) JBoss
10 11 (42.31%) LDAP
10 11 (42.31%) DevOps
11 10 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (38.46%) Python
11 10 (38.46%) PHP
11 10 (38.46%) Veritas
12 9 (34.62%) NFS
12 9 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (34.62%) C
12 9 (34.62%) C++
12 9 (34.62%) YAML
13 8 (30.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
13 8 (30.77%) VMware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 19 (73.08%) Apache
2 15 (57.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) DNS
2 11 (42.31%) LDAP
3 8 (30.77%) SAN
4 7 (26.92%) Firewall
4 7 (26.92%) DHCP
5 5 (19.23%) HTTP
5 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
5 5 (19.23%) VPN
5 5 (19.23%) VLAN
6 4 (15.38%) LAN
6 4 (15.38%) WAN
7 3 (11.54%) Kerberos
7 3 (11.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) Ingres
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 3 (11.54%) Maven
4 2 (7.69%) WebLOAD
5 1 (3.85%) Firebug
5 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
5 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.85%) Hudson
5 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (23.08%) Administrator
1 6 (23.08%) Team Leader
2 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX Team Leader
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Support
5 1 (3.85%) Senior UNIX Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Senior UNIX Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) YAML
2 3 (11.54%) REST
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 3 (11.54%) CGI
2 3 (11.54%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) HACMP
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (61.54%) Solaris
4 14 (53.85%) UNIX
5 13 (50.00%) Windows
5 13 (50.00%) AIX
6 4 (15.38%) CentOS
7 3 (11.54%) Debian
7 3 (11.54%) Mac OS
8 2 (7.69%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps
2 9 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
5 3 (11.54%) User Stories
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) Kanban
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.85%) CAD
7 1 (3.85%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Ruby
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) PHP
3 10 (38.46%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) C
4 9 (34.62%) C++
5 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) NFS
2 5 (19.23%) VMware ESX
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (11.54%) Varnish
3 3 (11.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Puppet
2 10 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (30.77%) NetBackup
3 8 (30.77%) OpenView
3 8 (30.77%) Control-M
4 5 (19.23%) Nagios
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (11.54%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 11 (42.31%) JBoss
3 10 (38.46%) Veritas
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) IBM
4 8 (30.77%) Sun
4 8 (30.77%) HP
4 8 (30.77%) Dell
4 8 (30.77%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) Infoblox
5 3 (11.54%) Percona
6 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
Canterbury, Kent
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