The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 6 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 4.76% 5.88% 14.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 40.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Average salary £75,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Perl
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Programming Languages Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 38.10% 14.71% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 15
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) SUSE
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) SUSE
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Samba
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Postfix
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware