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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 35 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.82% 7.62% 3.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.43% 16.99% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 3
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
106 153 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.86% 44.87% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 91 97 96
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) Apache
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) LAMP
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) Back Office
6 4 (26.67%) OO
6 4 (26.67%) CMS
6 4 (26.67%) Web Design
6 4 (26.67%) VoIP
6 4 (26.67%) HTTP
6 4 (26.67%) VB
6 4 (26.67%) PHP
6 4 (26.67%) IIS
6 4 (26.67%) ODBC
6 4 (26.67%) SOAP
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) CMS
2 4 (26.67%) Joomla!
2 4 (26.67%) WordPress
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 5 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 4 (26.67%) VoIP
3 4 (26.67%) HTTP
4 2 (13.33%) IPv4
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (13.33%) Junos
4 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (6.67%) LDAP
5 1 (6.67%) HSRP
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) Ethereal
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) DVB
5 1 (6.67%) VRRP
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Hudson
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 4 (26.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Customer Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) LAMP
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) SOAP
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) WAMP
5 4 (26.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) DTV
3 1 (6.67%) IPTV
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (26.67%) Garbage Collection
2 4 (26.67%) OO
2 4 (26.67%) Web Design
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 4 (26.67%) VB
4 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CCSP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Brocade
2 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
2 2 (13.33%) F5
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Juniper
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Perforce
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle