The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 89 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1391 1593 1976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.02% 3.58% 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 6.50% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1324 1669
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,436 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24025 24490 27312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.16% 55.01% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20652 20993 24123
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in London

Perl
Salary Trend in London

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

Perl Salary Trend in London

Perl
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in London

Perl
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the London region over the 3 months to 19 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
City of London -34 291 £57,500 +4.54% 39
Harrow -10 8 £57,500 - 2
Docklands, London -20 5 £53,500 -26.20% 2
Surbiton - 5 £39,000 -
Uxbridge +3 3 - -
Greenford - 2 - - 1
Isleworth -9 1 - -
Hounslow -11 1 £43,500 -3.33% 2
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1888 (65.01%) Linux
2 1522 (52.41%) Python
3 1223 (42.11%) UNIX
4 1086 (37.40%) SQL
5 1021 (35.16%) Java
6 1015 (34.95%) Finance
7 893 (30.75%) Bash Shell
8 768 (26.45%) Ruby
9 758 (26.10%) Windows
10 621 (21.38%) MySQL
11 619 (21.32%) PHP
12 615 (21.18%) Puppet
13 614 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
14 546 (18.80%) Red Hat
15 538 (18.53%) Oracle
16 525 (18.08%) Degree
17 490 (16.87%) Apache
18 459 (15.81%) C++
19 419 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
20 416 (14.33%) Shell Script
21 415 (14.29%) VMware
22 414 (14.26%) Computer Science
23 408 (14.05%) JavaScript
24 393 (13.53%) Banking
25 391 (13.46%) DevOps
26 378 (13.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 366 (12.60%) SQL Server
28 363 (12.50%) TCP/IP
29 361 (12.43%) Nagios
30 338 (11.64%) Tomcat

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 490 (16.87%) Apache
2 338 (11.64%) Tomcat
3 156 (5.37%) nginx
4 100 (3.44%) WebLogic
5 86 (2.96%) WebSphere
6 81 (2.79%) IIS
7 75 (2.58%) MS Exchange
8 73 (2.51%) CMS
9 66 (2.27%) Drupal
10 57 (1.96%) Node.js
11 45 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
12 43 (1.48%) OpenStack
13 40 (1.38%) Apache Solr
14 34 (1.17%) Alfresco
15 33 (1.14%) Confluence
16 32 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
17 30 (1.03%) TIBCO EMS
18 29 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
19 27 (0.93%) Jetty
20 24 (0.83%) Escenic
Applications
1 191 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.72%) MS Office
3 7 (0.24%) SPSS
4 6 (0.21%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.17%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.17%) Mingle
6 4 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.10%) MS Project
7 3 (0.10%) Stata
8 1 (0.034%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 39 (1.34%) RMDS
2 20 (0.69%) ION MarketView
3 19 (0.65%) Magento
4 18 (0.62%) IntelliMatch
5 17 (0.59%) TIBCO iProcess
5 17 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
6 16 (0.55%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 8 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
8 7 (0.24%) HiPortfolio
9 6 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.14%) Kondor+
11 3 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.10%) Endur
11 3 (0.10%) Global One
12 2 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.069%) CSG Singleview
12 2 (0.069%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.034%) LatentZero
13 1 (0.034%) Murex MxG2000
Cloud Services
1 123 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
3 49 (1.69%) SaaS
4 41 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (1.00%) GitHub
6 19 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 17 (0.59%) PaaS
8 15 (0.52%) Joyent
9 9 (0.31%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.28%) IaaS
11 5 (0.17%) Heroku
12 4 (0.14%) Route 53
13 3 (0.10%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.10%) Office 365
14 2 (0.069%) Amazon EMR
15 1 (0.034%) Amazon ELB
15 1 (0.034%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 363 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 265 (9.13%) Firewall
3 261 (8.99%) DNS
4 218 (7.51%) HTTP
5 184 (6.34%) SAN
6 173 (5.96%) Internet
7 152 (5.23%) LDAP
8 118 (4.06%) SSH
9 79 (2.72%) NAS
10 78 (2.69%) SSL
11 74 (2.55%) WAN
12 73 (2.51%) VPN
13 72 (2.48%) SNMP
14 70 (2.41%) DHCP
15 68 (2.34%) Network Security
16 66 (2.27%) BGP
17 63 (2.17%) FTP
18 52 (1.79%) SMTP
19 50 (1.72%) LAN
19 50 (1.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 621 (21.38%) MySQL
2 366 (12.60%) SQL Server
3 291 (10.02%) Relational Database
4 228 (7.85%) PostgreSQL
5 162 (5.58%) MongoDB
6 153 (5.27%) RDBMS
7 137 (4.72%) NoSQL
8 129 (4.44%) Big Data
9 107 (3.68%) Hadoop
10 102 (3.51%) Oracle Database
11 92 (3.17%) DB2
12 75 (2.58%) Redis
13 66 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
14 51 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
15 49 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
16 27 (0.93%) CouchDB
17 24 (0.83%) Data Mining
18 21 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
19 20 (0.69%) MariaDB
20 18 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 296 (10.19%) Git (software)
2 230 (7.92%) Subversion
3 228 (7.85%) Jenkins
4 128 (4.41%) JIRA
5 78 (2.69%) Hudson
6 65 (2.24%) Maven
7 60 (2.07%) Selenium
8 36 (1.24%) JUnit
9 35 (1.21%) Eclipse
9 35 (1.21%) TeamCity
10 33 (1.14%) Ant
11 32 (1.10%) Cucumber
12 31 (1.07%) WebDriver
13 30 (1.03%) ClearCase
14 22 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
14 22 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 18 (0.62%) Mercurial
16 17 (0.59%) SpecFlow
17 16 (0.55%) Metasploit
17 16 (0.55%) CruiseControl
General
1 1015 (34.95%) Finance
2 393 (13.53%) Banking
3 311 (10.71%) Front Office
4 222 (7.64%) Investment Banking
5 94 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 84 (2.89%) Financial Institution
7 61 (2.10%) Games
8 59 (2.03%) Marketing
9 58 (2.00%) Advertising
9 58 (2.00%) Retail
10 55 (1.89%) Back Office
11 50 (1.72%) Publishing
12 33 (1.14%) Law
13 15 (0.52%) Legal
14 14 (0.48%) Online Betting
15 11 (0.38%) German Language
16 9 (0.31%) Electronics
17 8 (0.28%) French Language
18 6 (0.21%) Manufacturing
19 5 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 763 (26.27%) Developer
2 404 (13.91%) Administrator
3 356 (12.26%) Analyst
4 322 (11.09%) Systems Administrator
5 291 (10.02%) Linux Administrator
6 222 (7.64%) Applications Support
7 217 (7.47%) Support Analyst
8 212 (7.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 198 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
10 174 (5.99%) Java Developer
11 154 (5.30%) C++ Developer
12 147 (5.06%) DevOps Engineer
13 124 (4.27%) Systems Engineer
14 99 (3.41%) Applications Support Analyst
15 85 (2.93%) Junior
16 81 (2.79%) Support Engineer
17 78 (2.69%) Senior Developer
18 76 (2.62%) Network Engineer
19 69 (2.38%) Test Engineer
20 65 (2.24%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (10.26%) HTML
2 240 (8.26%) CSS
3 226 (7.78%) XML
4 214 (7.37%) LAMP
5 203 (6.99%) Web Services
6 162 (5.58%) jQuery
7 159 (5.48%) .NET
8 108 (3.72%) Ajax
9 104 (3.58%) STL
10 98 (3.37%) Spring
11 87 (3.00%) JSON
12 78 (2.69%) SOAP
13 67 (2.31%) J2EE
14 62 (2.13%) Middleware
15 61 (2.10%) HTML5
16 60 (2.07%) Hibernate
17 56 (1.93%) RESTful
18 48 (1.65%) AngularJS
19 45 (1.55%) ASP.NET
20 38 (1.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 414 (14.26%) Computer Science
2 245 (8.44%) Open Source
3 235 (8.09%) Hedge funds
4 208 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
5 188 (6.47%) Equities
6 141 (4.86%) Fixed Income
7 140 (4.82%) Clustering
8 116 (3.99%) Derivative
9 100 (3.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 65 (2.24%) Mathematics
11 57 (1.96%) Digital Media
11 57 (1.96%) Mobile App
12 56 (1.93%) Management Information System
13 49 (1.69%) Replication
14 46 (1.58%) Statistics
15 44 (1.52%) Physics
16 40 (1.38%) Reference Data
17 32 (1.10%) User Experience
18 31 (1.07%) Client/Server
19 27 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1888 (65.01%) Linux
2 1223 (42.11%) UNIX
3 758 (26.10%) Windows
4 378 (13.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 329 (11.33%) CentOS
6 307 (10.57%) Solaris
7 242 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 140 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 125 (4.30%) Debian
10 79 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 66 (2.27%) SUSE
12 63 (2.17%) AIX
13 62 (2.13%) Windows 7
14 45 (1.55%) Apple iOS
15 41 (1.41%) Android
16 37 (1.27%) Fedora
17 35 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
18 19 (0.65%) Windows XP
19 16 (0.55%) FreeBSD
20 14 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (13.46%) DevOps
3 274 (9.44%) ITIL
4 271 (9.33%) Configuration Management
5 237 (8.16%) OO
6 224 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
7 218 (7.51%) E-Commerce
8 199 (6.85%) TDD
9 173 (5.96%) Performance Tuning
10 167 (5.75%) Software Engineering
11 166 (5.72%) Load Balancing
12 126 (4.34%) Project Management
12 126 (4.34%) Low Latency
13 116 (3.99%) Multithreading
14 110 (3.79%) Electronic Trading
15 109 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
16 101 (3.48%) Test Automation
17 94 (3.24%) Mentoring
18 93 (3.20%) Scrum
19 91 (3.13%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1522 (52.41%) Python
2 1086 (37.40%) SQL
3 1021 (35.16%) Java
4 893 (30.75%) Bash Shell
5 768 (26.45%) Ruby
6 619 (21.32%) PHP
7 459 (15.81%) C++
8 416 (14.33%) Shell Script
9 408 (14.05%) JavaScript
10 326 (11.23%) C#
11 232 (7.99%) PowerShell
12 192 (6.61%) C
13 125 (4.30%) Korn
14 99 (3.41%) VBA
15 84 (2.89%) AWK
16 82 (2.82%) PL/SQL
17 68 (2.34%) Scala
18 64 (2.20%) Groovy
19 56 (1.93%) sed
20 55 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 525 (18.08%) Degree
2 125 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (2.44%) CCNA
4 63 (2.17%) CCNP
5 50 (1.72%) PhD
5 50 (1.72%) CISSP
6 48 (1.65%) Security Cleared
7 46 (1.58%) RHCE
8 32 (1.10%) SC Cleared
9 30 (1.03%) ISEB
10 27 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
11 21 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (0.72%) CCSE
12 19 (0.65%) ISTQB
13 18 (0.62%) LPIC
13 18 (0.62%) Linux+ Certification
14 15 (0.52%) CCSA
15 14 (0.48%) CISA
15 14 (0.48%) CCIP
15 14 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (6.68%) QA
2 30 (1.03%) SLA
3 10 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.24%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.069%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.034%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.034%) GPG13
7 1 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.034%) COREP
System Software
1 329 (11.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 139 (4.79%) KVM
3 120 (4.13%) Active Directory
4 119 (4.10%) Xen
5 107 (3.68%) NFS
6 87 (3.00%) vSphere
7 63 (2.17%) VMware ESX
8 52 (1.79%) Snort
9 47 (1.62%) Hyper-V
10 31 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
11 28 (0.96%) Postfix
12 27 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
13 24 (0.83%) Samba
14 23 (0.79%) Varnish
14 23 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
15 19 (0.65%) Sendmail
16 18 (0.62%) Nmap
17 17 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
17 17 (0.59%) Docker
18 15 (0.52%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 615 (21.18%) Puppet
2 419 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
3 361 (12.43%) Nagios
4 135 (4.65%) Cacti
5 113 (3.89%) Salt
6 89 (3.06%) ZABBIX
7 83 (2.86%) Ansible
8 80 (2.75%) CFEngine
9 48 (1.65%) Vagrant
10 45 (1.55%) Tivoli
11 37 (1.27%) NetBackup
11 37 (1.27%) Ganglia
12 35 (1.21%) OpenView
13 30 (1.03%) Control-M
13 30 (1.03%) ITRS Geneos
14 26 (0.90%) Data Guard
15 25 (0.86%) Zenoss
16 22 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
16 22 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 20 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 546 (18.80%) Red Hat
2 538 (18.53%) Oracle
3 415 (14.29%) VMware
4 232 (7.99%) Sybase
5 207 (7.13%) Cisco
5 207 (7.13%) Microsoft
6 186 (6.40%) JBoss
7 128 (4.41%) Bloomberg
8 116 (3.99%) IBM
9 115 (3.96%) HP
10 102 (3.51%) Reuters
11 101 (3.48%) Sun
12 83 (2.86%) TIBCO
13 74 (2.55%) NetApp
14 71 (2.44%) Juniper
15 65 (2.24%) EMC
16 60 (2.07%) F5
17 56 (1.93%) Veritas
18 54 (1.86%) Google
18 54 (1.86%) Rackspace
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
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Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45-60k + £10k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £45-60k + £10k Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago