The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 48 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.40% 6.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 9.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
169 65 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 66.80% 70.65% 77.94%
Number of salaries quoted 85 62 53
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
Kent

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 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) KVM
2 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 4 (57.14%) Debian
2 4 (57.14%) OpenBSD
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) FreeBSD
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Korn
4 1 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Debian
2 4 (57.14%) OpenBSD
2 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) FreeBSD
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (14.29%) Change Control
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) CAD
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Korn
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint