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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 69 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.35% 0.30% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 0.52% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +42.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
338 385 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 58.58% 57.21% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 294 346 260
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016. 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 +6 2 £40,000 -21.95%
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) C
3 6 (46.15%) SOAP
3 6 (46.15%) Ajax
3 6 (46.15%) QA
3 6 (46.15%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (38.46%) Hudson
4 5 (38.46%) SaaS
4 5 (38.46%) Selenium
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (38.46%) TestNG
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Flash
4 5 (38.46%) JUnit
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Tcl
5 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
5 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (30.77%) Open Source
5 4 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (7.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (38.46%) Hudson
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
1 5 (38.46%) JUnit
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
1 5 (38.46%) TestNG
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) QA Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) QA Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) QA Test Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) QA Test Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Graduate
3 4 (30.77%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Graduate Software Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Junior
3 4 (30.77%) Junior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Junior Software Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Junior Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) Ajax
2 6 (46.15%) REST
2 6 (46.15%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) Flash
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
1 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) C
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (30.77%) Tcl
6 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 3 (23.08%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA