The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 56 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.50% - 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% - 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £51,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Perl
Tyne and Wear

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

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
227 166 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 56.47% 59.71% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 201 149 201
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Perl Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 13 (72.22%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) UNIX
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 7 (38.89%) PHP
5 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Python
6 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
6 5 (27.78%) C
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) C++
6 5 (27.78%) Ruby
7 4 (22.22%) QA
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (22.22%) HTML
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (16.67%) Service Management
8 3 (16.67%) Change Management
8 3 (16.67%) PACS
8 3 (16.67%) InstallShield
8 3 (16.67%) Smartcard
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 3 (16.67%) VBScript
8 3 (16.67%) .NET

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (11.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) IPsec
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) OSPF
1 1 (5.56%) BGP
1 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
1 1 (5.56%) L2TP
1 1 (5.56%) IPv4
1 1 (5.56%) IPv6
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) PPP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) xDSL
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) InstallShield
1 3 (16.67%) NUnit
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.56%) TestNG
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Hudson
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 2 (11.11%) Ember.js
3 2 (11.11%) SproutCore
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) XHTML
4 1 (5.56%) Flash
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) PACS
1 3 (16.67%) Smartcard
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) UNIX
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 2 (11.11%) Product Management
3 2 (11.11%) OOP
3 2 (11.11%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) PHP
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
5 5 (27.78%) C
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) C++
5 5 (27.78%) Ruby
6 3 (16.67%) VBScript
7 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCIE
2 1 (5.56%) CCSP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCIP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 3 (16.67%) DICOM
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Sencha
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) F5