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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 33 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Perl 5 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.88% 2.33% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.90% 5.30% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 7
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -50.00%
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
102 151 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.35% 44.02% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55 130 144
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £55,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) Web Services
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Network Security
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon S3
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
6 5 (38.46%) Puppet
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (38.46%) DevOps
6 5 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (38.46%) UNIX
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (30.77%) VPN
7 4 (30.77%) Back Office
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) Apache
7 4 (30.77%) Python
7 4 (30.77%) VoIP
7 4 (30.77%) HTTP
7 4 (30.77%) XML
7 4 (30.77%) ODBC
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) IIS
7 4 (30.77%) SOAP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon S3
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) VPN
2 4 (30.77%) VoIP
2 4 (30.77%) HTTP
2 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.69%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Customer Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) ODBC
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) IPTV
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Physics
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps
1 5 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (30.77%) Garbage Collection
2 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) VB
4 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) CFEngine
2 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft