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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 57 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Perl 20 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.44% 0.91% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 0
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
433 325 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 52.93% 49.17% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 316 283 343
Average salary £33,500 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 2014. 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 +5 20 £27,500 +22.22% 6
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 17 (80.95%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) UNIX
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 9 (42.86%) Degree
6 8 (38.10%) C
6 8 (38.10%) C++
7 7 (33.33%) Python
8 6 (28.57%) Ruby
8 6 (28.57%) C#
8 6 (28.57%) PHP
8 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
9 5 (23.81%) Smartcard
9 5 (23.81%) Service Management
9 5 (23.81%) Change Management
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle
9 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 5 (23.81%) QA
9 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) PACS
9 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
9 5 (23.81%) DICOM
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
9 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (9.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) InstallShield
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (14.29%) NUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (14.29%) Hudson
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.52%) TestNG
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Architect
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Applications Support
1 5 (23.81%) Java Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Backbone.js
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) SproutCore
3 2 (9.52%) REST
3 2 (9.52%) Ember.js
3 2 (9.52%) Ajax
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) Flash
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Smartcard
1 5 (23.81%) PACS
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) UNIX
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Windows
4 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) SUSE
5 1 (4.76%) Debian
5 1 (4.76%) Fedora
5 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Service Management
1 5 (23.81%) Change Management
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
1 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
1 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
3 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
3 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.52%) Product Management
3 2 (9.52%) OOP
3 2 (9.52%) OO
3 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) C
3 8 (38.10%) C++
4 7 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (28.57%) Ruby
5 6 (28.57%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) PHP
6 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (14.29%) VBScript
8 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
1 5 (23.81%) DICOM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Sencha
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