The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 22 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Perl 26 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.58% 3.38% 3.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.11% 7.88% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 16
Average salary £22,500 £59,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.86% +28.26%
UK excluding London average salary £41,825 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
152 203 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 44.31% 42.83% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 105 121 157
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) MySQL
3 15 (50.00%) Oracle
4 13 (43.33%) XML
4 13 (43.33%) Apache
5 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (40.00%) PHP
6 11 (36.67%) Java
7 10 (33.33%) LAMP
7 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (33.33%) HTML
7 10 (33.33%) XSL
7 10 (33.33%) Ajax
7 10 (33.33%) jQuery
7 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 8 (26.67%) Linux
9 6 (20.00%) HTTP
9 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
10 5 (16.67%) WSDL
10 5 (16.67%) Citrix
10 5 (16.67%) SOAP
10 5 (16.67%) UNIX
10 5 (16.67%) Windows
11 4 (13.33%) Web Development
11 4 (13.33%) Release Management
12 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
12 3 (10.00%) Brocade
12 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
12 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 13 (43.33%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) MySQL
2 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.00%) OLTP
4 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.67%) Xcode
General
1 3 (10.00%) Back Office
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) French Language
2 2 (6.67%) German Language
2 2 (6.67%) Italian Language
2 2 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.00%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Support
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) XML
2 10 (33.33%) XSL
2 10 (33.33%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) LAMP
2 10 (33.33%) Ajax
2 10 (33.33%) jQuery
3 5 (16.67%) WSDL
3 5 (16.67%) SOAP
4 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) XSLT
4 3 (10.00%) Middleware
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.67%) REST
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.67%) ActiveX
5 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 2 (6.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) CLARiiON
1 3 (10.00%) Clustering
1 3 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) UNIX
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) CentOS
4 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Release Management
1 4 (13.33%) Web Development
2 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (10.00%) High Availability
2 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (10.00%) Change Control
2 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) OOP
2 3 (10.00%) OO
3 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (40.00%) PHP
3 11 (36.67%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.00%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) C
6 2 (6.67%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) VC++
6 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) XenApp
1 3 (10.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) Brocade
3 3 (10.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) EMC
4 2 (6.67%) VMware