The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 54 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.95% 0.97% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.86% 1.65% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Perl
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
215 242 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 50.95% 58.45% 68.66%
Number of salaries quoted 173 202 315
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Perl
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Perl Salary Trend in Liverpool

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Munin
2 3 (75.00%) Zenoss
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Varnish
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) MRTG
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) SaltStack
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) IT Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Debian
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) Squid
1 3 (75.00%) Varnish
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Munin
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) SaltStack
2 3 (75.00%) VMware