The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 33 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 13 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.10% 2.32% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.97% 4.92% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Average salary - £53,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
145 122 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 45.74% 47.10% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 98 113 104
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Perl
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Perl Salary Trend in Middlesex

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 35 (87.50%) SQL
2 28 (70.00%) Oracle
3 27 (67.50%) Java
4 25 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (25.00%) MySQL
5 10 (25.00%) XML
6 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
6 9 (22.50%) PHP
7 7 (17.50%) HTML
7 7 (17.50%) XSL
7 7 (17.50%) Apache
7 7 (17.50%) LAMP
7 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (17.50%) Ajax
7 7 (17.50%) jQuery
7 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
8 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
8 5 (12.50%) UNIX
8 5 (12.50%) SOAP
8 5 (12.50%) Linux
8 5 (12.50%) WSDL
9 4 (10.00%) Web Development
10 3 (7.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (7.50%) Open Source
10 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
10 3 (7.50%) Legal
10 3 (7.50%) CLARiiON
10 3 (7.50%) EMC Navisphere
10 3 (7.50%) HTTP
10 3 (7.50%) Brocade

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (17.50%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.50%) OLTP
3 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (7.50%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) French Language
2 2 (5.00%) German Language
2 2 (5.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (5.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
2 25 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
4 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Storage Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Software Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) XML
2 7 (17.50%) XSL
2 7 (17.50%) HTML
2 7 (17.50%) LAMP
2 7 (17.50%) Ajax
2 7 (17.50%) jQuery
3 5 (12.50%) WSDL
3 5 (12.50%) SOAP
4 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 3 (7.50%) XSLT
5 2 (5.00%) ActiveX
5 2 (5.00%) .NET
5 2 (5.00%) MFC
5 2 (5.00%) REST
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) CLARiiON
2 3 (7.50%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) UNIX
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Android
2 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.00%) Web Development
2 3 (7.50%) OOP
2 3 (7.50%) OO
3 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) SQL
2 27 (67.50%) Java
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) PHP
4 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.50%) C++
5 3 (7.50%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) VC++
6 2 (5.00%) C
6 2 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
6 2 (5.00%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) IBM
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) EMC
2 3 (7.50%) Brocade
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) VMware