The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 41 56 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Perl 19 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.39% 0.22% 3.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.30% 0.51% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 9
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
229 198 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 52.89% 43.52% 58.06%
Number of salaries quoted 204 148 180
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
Bedfordshire

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Perl
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Perl Salary Trend in Luton

Perl
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Luton region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Luton

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 25 (65.79%) XML
3 23 (60.53%) HTML
4 20 (52.63%) MySQL
5 19 (50.00%) Apache
6 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
6 14 (36.84%) Open Source
7 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 9 (23.68%) UNIX
9 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
9 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
10 7 (18.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (18.42%) Solaris
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle
10 7 (18.42%) AWK
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (18.42%) C-shell
10 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
10 7 (18.42%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (18.42%) Korn
10 7 (18.42%) Data Guard
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
10 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
11 6 (15.79%) Java

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) 3GPP
2 3 (7.89%) 4G
2 3 (7.89%) LTE
2 3 (7.89%) 2G
2 3 (7.89%) 3G
2 3 (7.89%) UMTS
2 3 (7.89%) GPRS
2 3 (7.89%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) MySQL
2 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle9i Database
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
2 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Perl Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Administrator
4 7 (18.42%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (15.79%) Development Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Development Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) XML
2 23 (60.53%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
3 4 (10.53%) LAMP
3 4 (10.53%) Ajax
3 4 (10.53%) jQuery
3 4 (10.53%) Ext JS
4 3 (7.89%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Open Source
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) UNIX
3 7 (18.42%) Solaris
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 7 (18.42%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (15.79%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) OOD
5 3 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Web Development
5 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.63%) TDD
6 1 (2.63%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 7 (18.42%) AWK
3 7 (18.42%) C-shell
3 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
3 7 (18.42%) Korn
4 6 (15.79%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) C++
5 4 (10.53%) SQL
6 3 (7.89%) Ruby
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) C
6 3 (7.89%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (18.42%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle