The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 65 36 67
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +31
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.31% 4.94% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 8.05% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 30 9
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
356 385 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.71% 61.40% 63.44%
Number of salaries quoted 312 354 396
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
North West

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
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 31 July 2014. 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 -22 2 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) STL
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) XML Messaging
3 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Qt
3 3 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Groovy
4 2 (25.00%) DOC1
4 2 (25.00%) PrintSoft PReS
4 2 (25.00%) Exstream

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) DOC1
1 2 (25.00%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C++ Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Trainer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) STL
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XML Messaging
1 3 (37.50%) Qt
1 3 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Groovy
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Twitter
1 2 (25.00%) HP
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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