The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 74 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.29% 1.23% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 2.30% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 7
Average salary £51,250 £30,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.83% -22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Perl
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
396 304 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 57.14% 53.62% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 354 268 307
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 the North East

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Perl
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Perl Salary Trend in the North East

Perl
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -14 2 £51,250 +127.77%
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (68.42%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) UNIX
3 8 (42.11%) PHP
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) Python
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) Ruby
6 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) C
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) C++
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
7 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) QA
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (21.05%) HTML5
8 3 (15.79%) Node.js
8 3 (15.79%) Backbone.js
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (15.79%) Problem Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (15.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) xDSL
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (5.26%) IPv4
1 1 (5.26%) IPv6
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) PPP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
1 1 (5.26%) IPsec
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) MPLS
1 1 (5.26%) OSPF
1 1 (5.26%) BGP
1 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
1 1 (5.26%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (15.79%) NUnit
1 3 (15.79%) InstallShield
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.26%) TestNG
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Java Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
2 3 (15.79%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) Backbone.js
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) SproutCore
4 2 (10.53%) Ember.js
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) Catalyst
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) Flash
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) PACS
1 3 (15.79%) Smartcard
2 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) UNIX
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
2 3 (15.79%) OO
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) OOP
3 2 (10.53%) Product Management
3 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) PHP
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) Python
4 6 (31.58%) Ruby
5 5 (26.32%) C
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) C++
5 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
6 3 (15.79%) VBScript
7 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
2 1 (5.26%) CCIE
2 1 (5.26%) CCSP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCIP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 3 (15.79%) DICOM
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Sencha
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) VMware