The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 154 138 126
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 29 41 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% 1.09% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 1.77% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 56
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Perl
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1981 2312 2677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.63% 61.59% 62.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 2077 2440
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Perl
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Perl Salary Trend in Manchester

Perl
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Manchester

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 42 (49.41%) Linux
2 39 (45.88%) Python
3 36 (42.35%) PHP
4 30 (35.29%) MySQL
5 28 (32.94%) Finance
6 27 (31.76%) HTML
7 26 (30.59%) CSS
8 24 (28.24%) Ruby
9 23 (27.06%) Java
9 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
9 23 (27.06%) SQL
10 21 (24.71%) UNIX
11 20 (23.53%) ITIL
11 20 (23.53%) Apache
12 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (20.00%) OO
13 17 (20.00%) Windows
14 16 (18.82%) Degree
14 16 (18.82%) PHP5
14 16 (18.82%) Bash Shell
15 14 (16.47%) Migration
15 14 (16.47%) C#
15 14 (16.47%) .NET
16 13 (15.29%) OOP
17 12 (14.12%) ISEB
17 12 (14.12%) ISTQB
18 11 (12.94%) Ruby on Rails
18 11 (12.94%) SAN
18 11 (12.94%) Debian
18 11 (12.94%) PostgreSQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (23.53%) Apache
2 9 (10.59%) IIS
3 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (8.24%) nginx
3 7 (8.24%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.18%) Node.js
5 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.18%) JBoss
5 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) SAN
2 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 10 (11.76%) DNS
3 7 (8.24%) SMTP
3 7 (8.24%) NAS
4 6 (7.06%) Internet
5 5 (5.88%) SSL
6 4 (4.71%) VoIP
6 4 (4.71%) WAN
7 3 (3.53%) Broadband
7 3 (3.53%) Ethernet
7 3 (3.53%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.53%) RTP
8 2 (2.35%) SSH
8 2 (2.35%) HTTP
8 2 (2.35%) SNMP
8 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.18%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (1.18%) MRTG
9 1 (1.18%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (35.29%) MySQL
2 11 (12.94%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.18%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.18%) QlikView
6 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Subversion
2 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.53%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.18%) Ant
5 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.18%) Maven
5 1 (1.18%) JIRA
5 1 (1.18%) WATIR
5 1 (1.18%) Selenium
General
1 28 (32.94%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Back Office
3 8 (9.41%) Banking
4 7 (8.24%) Front Office
5 5 (5.88%) Retail
6 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing
7 1 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (41.18%) Developer
2 15 (17.65%) PHP Developer
3 9 (10.59%) Analyst
3 9 (10.59%) Consultant
4 8 (9.41%) Web Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Implementation Consultant
5 7 (8.24%) IT Consultant
6 6 (7.06%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) MySQL Developer
7 5 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
7 5 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (5.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.53%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.76%) HTML
2 26 (30.59%) CSS
3 14 (16.47%) .NET
4 11 (12.94%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (10.59%) HTML5
6 8 (9.41%) CSS3
7 7 (8.24%) Symfony
8 6 (7.06%) Ajax
9 5 (5.88%) Yii
9 5 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
9 5 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (5.88%) PhoneGap
9 5 (5.88%) ISPF
9 5 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (5.88%) Middleware
9 5 (5.88%) LAMP
9 5 (5.88%) XML
10 3 (3.53%) J2EE
10 3 (3.53%) Java EE
10 3 (3.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.24%) Open Source
2 7 (8.24%) Clustering
2 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
5 1 (1.18%) BBC
5 1 (1.18%) Interactive TV
5 1 (1.18%) Statistics
5 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.18%) Life Science
5 1 (1.18%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 42 (49.41%) Linux
2 21 (24.71%) UNIX
3 17 (20.00%) Windows
4 11 (12.94%) Debian
5 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.24%) Android
5 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.24%) Apple iOS
6 6 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.88%) AIX
8 3 (3.53%) CentOS
9 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.18%) Solaris
10 1 (1.18%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) ITIL
2 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.00%) OO
4 14 (16.47%) Migration
5 13 (15.29%) OOP
6 10 (11.76%) Release Management
7 9 (10.59%) Web Development
8 8 (9.41%) Business Analysis
8 8 (9.41%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.24%) Load Balancing
9 7 (8.24%) Web Design
9 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
9 7 (8.24%) Project Management
9 7 (8.24%) Manual Testing
9 7 (8.24%) Data Mapping
10 6 (7.06%) Coaching
10 6 (7.06%) Performance Testing
11 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (45.88%) Python
2 36 (42.35%) PHP
3 24 (28.24%) Ruby
4 23 (27.06%) SQL
4 23 (27.06%) Java
4 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
5 16 (18.82%) PHP5
5 16 (18.82%) Bash Shell
6 14 (16.47%) C#
7 10 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 9 (10.59%) C++
9 8 (9.41%) VB.NET
10 5 (5.88%) JCL
11 3 (3.53%) Groovy
12 2 (2.35%) C
12 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Degree
2 12 (14.12%) ISTQB
2 12 (14.12%) ISEB
3 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.53%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) Kamailio
4 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.35%) Varnish
4 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Puppet
2 7 (8.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 7 (8.24%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.71%) Nagios
4 3 (3.53%) Control-M
5 2 (2.35%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.35%) Capistrano
5 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Oracle
1 10 (11.76%) VMware
1 10 (11.76%) Zend
2 9 (10.59%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.24%) Symantec
3 7 (8.24%) IronPort
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.35%) Dell
5 2 (2.35%) Sybase
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco
5 2 (2.35%) Percona
6 1 (1.18%) Splunk
6 1 (1.18%) Tableau
6 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.18%) Aquila
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + car + bens + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago