The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 52 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.83% 0.93% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.59% 1.53% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £36,250 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £110,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
251 392 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 50.91% 60.59% 59.79%
Number of salaries quoted 205 359 244
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Perl
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Perl Salary Trend in Merseyside

Perl
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Perl
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +12 8 £32,000 -20.00%
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 11 (84.62%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Games
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) Game Development
5 4 (30.77%) nginx
5 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (30.77%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) Apache
5 4 (30.77%) Nagios
5 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 4 (30.77%) Samba
5 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (23.08%) Debian
6 3 (23.08%) Squid
6 3 (23.08%) Subversion
6 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 3 (23.08%) CentOS
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Munin
6 3 (23.08%) Zenoss
6 3 (23.08%) SmokePing
7 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Perforce
8 1 (7.69%) AS400
8 1 (7.69%) Workflow

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
1 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Software Development Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Development Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Release Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) AS400
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Debian
2 3 (23.08%) CentOS
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
1 5 (38.46%) Game Development
2 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) Groovy
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Samba
2 3 (23.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Nagios
2 3 (23.08%) Munin
2 3 (23.08%) Zenoss
2 3 (23.08%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Perforce
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) HP
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