The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 30 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.78% 3.24% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 4.58% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Perl
Kent

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

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 131 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 39.06% 70.81% 59.42%
Number of salaries quoted 42 100 38
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Perl
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Perl Salary Trend in Maidstone

Perl
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) SaltStack
1 1 (100.00%) Salt

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SaltStack