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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 50 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 8 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.74% 2.39% 4.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.32% 5.97% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 13
Average salary £47,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.74% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 134 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 40.13% 40.00% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 162 129 177
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) UNIX
3 13 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (46.15%) Solaris
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle
4 12 (46.15%) AWK
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (46.15%) Korn
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (46.15%) Data Guard
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database
4 12 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
4 12 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
5 11 (42.31%) C-shell
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle9i Database
5 11 (42.31%) RDBMS
5 11 (42.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (38.46%) XML
7 6 (23.08%) OO
7 6 (23.08%) 3GPP
7 6 (23.08%) OOD
7 6 (23.08%) C++
7 6 (23.08%) Java
8 5 (19.23%) MySQL
9 4 (15.38%) JavaScript

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) 3GPP
2 3 (11.54%) 2G
2 3 (11.54%) LTE
2 3 (11.54%) 3G
2 3 (11.54%) UMTS
2 3 (11.54%) GPRS
2 3 (11.54%) GSM
2 3 (11.54%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle9i Database
2 11 (42.31%) RDBMS
3 5 (19.23%) MySQL
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
1 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
1 3 (11.54%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) UNIX Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Software Development Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Development Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Development Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Software Development Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Release Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Quality Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) XML
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
2 4 (15.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) UNIX
3 12 (46.15%) Solaris
4 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 12 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (23.08%) OO
3 6 (23.08%) OOD
4 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
4 3 (11.54%) TDD
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 12 (46.15%) AWK
2 12 (46.15%) Korn
2 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 11 (42.31%) C-shell
4 6 (23.08%) C++
4 6 (23.08%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 3 (11.54%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 12 (46.15%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle