The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 84 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.73% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 1.24% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £32,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £39,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
554 402 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 58.81% 58.69% 65.06%
Number of salaries quoted 510 373 449
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
East Midlands

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Perl
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Perl Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Perl
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Perl
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Leicester -5 4 £40,000 +8.10%
Perl
East Midlands

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) Bash Shell
2 9 (69.23%) MySQL
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) Ajax
4 6 (46.15%) OO
4 6 (46.15%) Apache
4 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) VB
5 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
5 5 (38.46%) VBA
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) VB6
6 4 (30.77%) Lucene
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (30.77%) E-Procurement
6 4 (30.77%) Ruby
6 4 (30.77%) PHP5
6 4 (30.77%) Puppet
6 4 (30.77%) Apache Solr
6 4 (30.77%) Open Source
6 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (30.77%) DevOps

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (46.15%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Solr
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Perl Developer
3 2 (15.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) jQuery
1 7 (53.85%) Ajax
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) Lucene
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) YUI
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Debian
3 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) OO
1 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) E-Procurement
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Image Processing
3 2 (15.38%) Video Processing
3 2 (15.38%) Video Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Bash Shell
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) VB
3 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
3 5 (38.46%) VBA
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) VB6
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 4 (30.77%) PHP5
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP