The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 17 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 M4 Corridor region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank - 19 3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 5.97% 28.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 44.44% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 19
Average salary - £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
0 9 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 13.43% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 33
Average salary - £42,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
South East

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Perl
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the M4 Corridor region.

Perl Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Perl
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (100.00%) Snort
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Q1 Labs

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (100.00%) Q1 Labs