The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 73 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Perl 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.74% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 1.19% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% +3.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
389 587 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 54.18% 61.72% 55.48%
Number of salaries quoted 338 525 352
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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
Leicester +14 2 £35,000 +11.11%
Hinckley -3 1 £45,000 +57.89%
Perl
East Midlands

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Bourne shell
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) AWK
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) SMPP
4 3 (37.50%) CGI
4 3 (37.50%) AIX
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) SMTP
4 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Regular Expression
4 3 (37.50%) Ansible
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SMTP
1 3 (37.50%) SMPP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Ant
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Perl Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Web Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CGI
1 3 (37.50%) Regular Expression
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) Lucene
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
4 1 (12.50%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) AWK
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Korn
5 1 (12.50%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) hybris