The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 155 158 150
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Perl 102 78 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.37% 1.10% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 1.87% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84 71 85
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4054 4165 4415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.58% 58.53% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3362 3718 4003
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Perl
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Perl Salary Trend in the North West

Perl
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in the North West

Perl
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Manchester +26 61 £42,500 +10.38% 16
Cheshire -8 30 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Cumbria - 3 £30,500 -
Lancashire -9 2 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Merseyside -10 2 £33,750 -15.62% 2
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 113 (54.33%) Linux
2 81 (38.94%) PHP
3 75 (36.06%) Python
3 75 (36.06%) Finance
4 73 (35.10%) JavaScript
5 65 (31.25%) Java
6 57 (27.40%) UNIX
7 51 (24.52%) Ruby
8 48 (23.08%) Windows
8 48 (23.08%) MySQL
9 46 (22.12%) Apache
10 45 (21.63%) OO
11 41 (19.71%) CSS
12 40 (19.23%) HTML
13 37 (17.79%) Degree
14 36 (17.31%) SQL
15 33 (15.87%) Software Engineering
16 32 (15.38%) C#
17 31 (14.90%) C++
18 30 (14.42%) C
19 29 (13.94%) ITIL
20 28 (13.46%) .NET
20 28 (13.46%) Change Management
21 26 (12.50%) DNS
22 25 (12.02%) PostgreSQL
22 25 (12.02%) Puppet
23 24 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
23 24 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
24 23 (11.06%) Bash Shell
25 21 (10.10%) Business Intelligence

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 46 (22.12%) Apache
2 15 (7.21%) SAS
3 10 (4.81%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (3.37%) nginx
4 7 (3.37%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.88%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.92%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.92%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.44%) IIS
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.48%) Lync
9 1 (0.48%) Node.js
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.48%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 9 (4.33%) SPSS
2 7 (3.37%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.96%) DOC1
3 2 (0.96%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 9 (4.33%) Magento
2 2 (0.96%) SAP MDM
2 2 (0.96%) Exstream
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (2.88%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (1.44%) IaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.50%) DNS
2 18 (8.65%) SMTP
3 17 (8.17%) TCP/IP
4 16 (7.69%) LDAP
5 14 (6.73%) SAN
6 10 (4.81%) FTP
6 10 (4.81%) NAS
7 9 (4.33%) Internet
7 9 (4.33%) SSL
8 8 (3.85%) DHCP
9 6 (2.88%) Software-Defined Networking
10 5 (2.40%) tcpdump
10 5 (2.40%) Wireshark
11 4 (1.92%) HTTP
11 4 (1.92%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (1.44%) Kerberos
12 3 (1.44%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.44%) LAN
12 3 (1.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (23.08%) MySQL
2 25 (12.02%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (8.65%) MongoDB
5 14 (6.73%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.29%) SQL Server
7 10 (4.81%) RDBMS
8 9 (4.33%) Big Data
9 8 (3.85%) Hadoop
9 8 (3.85%) Apache Hive
10 6 (2.88%) Data Mining
10 6 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.88%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.88%) HBase
10 6 (2.88%) Triplestore
10 6 (2.88%) MariaDB
10 6 (2.88%) Sqoop
11 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.44%) DataStage
13 2 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (5.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.85%) Subversion
3 7 (3.37%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.40%) IntelliJ
5 4 (1.92%) Ant
5 4 (1.92%) Maven
6 3 (1.44%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.48%) Log4j
8 1 (0.48%) JMeter
8 1 (0.48%) JUnit
8 1 (0.48%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 75 (36.06%) Finance
2 8 (3.85%) Banking
3 7 (3.37%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.40%) Local Government
4 5 (2.40%) Back Office
4 5 (2.40%) Games
5 4 (1.92%) Marketing
6 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.96%) Front Office
7 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 96 (46.15%) Developer
2 22 (10.58%) Software Developer
3 20 (9.62%) Perl Developer
4 19 (9.13%) PHP Developer
4 19 (9.13%) Web Developer
5 14 (6.73%) Software Engineer
6 12 (5.77%) Administrator
7 10 (4.81%) Analyst
7 10 (4.81%) Python Developer
7 10 (4.81%) Messaging Engineer
8 9 (4.33%) Exchange Engineer
9 8 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 8 (3.85%) Programmer
9 8 (3.85%) Middleware Specialist
10 7 (3.37%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (3.37%) Architect
11 6 (2.88%) Junior
11 6 (2.88%) Consultant
11 6 (2.88%) Data Architect
11 6 (2.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (19.71%) CSS
2 40 (19.23%) HTML
3 28 (13.46%) .NET
4 24 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
5 19 (9.13%) Web Services
5 19 (9.13%) Middleware
6 17 (8.17%) XML
7 11 (5.29%) RESTful
8 10 (4.81%) Ajax
9 9 (4.33%) LAMP
9 9 (4.33%) J2EE
10 6 (2.88%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
11 5 (2.40%) Java EE
12 4 (1.92%) VML
12 4 (1.92%) Memcached
13 3 (1.44%) HTML5
13 3 (1.44%) Apache Flex
13 3 (1.44%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (1.44%) Spring
13 3 (1.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.17%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (7.21%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.21%) Open Source
3 14 (6.73%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.77%) Clustering
4 12 (5.77%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.33%) Mainframe
6 7 (3.37%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.37%) Replication
6 7 (3.37%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (2.88%) Animation
8 4 (1.92%) Tandem
9 3 (1.44%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.44%) iPhone
9 3 (1.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.96%) Firmware
10 2 (0.96%) ASIC
10 2 (0.96%) VHDL
10 2 (0.96%) Verilog
10 2 (0.96%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 113 (54.33%) Linux
2 57 (27.40%) UNIX
3 48 (23.08%) Windows
4 13 (6.25%) Solaris
4 13 (6.25%) AIX
5 10 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (4.81%) Android
5 10 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.81%) Ubuntu
5 10 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.33%) HPUX
7 8 (3.85%) Mac OS X
7 8 (3.85%) CentOS
8 7 (3.37%) Apple iOS
8 7 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.92%) Debian
10 3 (1.44%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.48%) Fedora
11 1 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.63%) OO
2 33 (15.87%) Software Engineering
3 29 (13.94%) ITIL
4 28 (13.46%) Change Management
5 21 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (9.62%) Configuration Management
6 20 (9.62%) OOP
7 18 (8.65%) Web Application Development
8 17 (8.17%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (6.73%) Problem Management
11 12 (5.77%) E-Commerce
11 12 (5.77%) Incident Management
12 11 (5.29%) Project Management
12 11 (5.29%) Validation
12 11 (5.29%) ETL
13 10 (4.81%) Load Balancing
13 10 (4.81%) Mobile Application Development
13 10 (4.81%) Analytics
13 10 (4.81%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 81 (38.94%) PHP
2 75 (36.06%) Python
3 73 (35.10%) JavaScript
4 65 (31.25%) Java
5 51 (24.52%) Ruby
6 36 (17.31%) SQL
7 32 (15.38%) C#
8 31 (14.90%) C++
9 30 (14.42%) C
10 23 (11.06%) Bash Shell
11 17 (8.17%) PHP5
12 14 (6.73%) VBScript
13 13 (6.25%) Shell Script
14 12 (5.77%) PowerShell
15 10 (4.81%) VB.NET
16 7 (3.37%) Groovy
16 7 (3.37%) T-SQL
17 6 (2.88%) Lua
17 6 (2.88%) R
18 5 (2.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (17.79%) Degree
2 8 (3.85%) ISEB
3 5 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.40%) MCSE
3 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.92%) HND
4 4 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (1.92%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.96%) CISSP
5 2 (0.96%) RHCE
5 2 (0.96%) CISM
5 2 (0.96%) CISMP
5 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.48%) CCIE
6 1 (0.48%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.17%) QA
2 7 (3.37%) SLA
3 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.21%) Squid
3 9 (4.33%) Varnish
4 6 (2.88%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 6 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (2.88%) Apache Flume
5 5 (2.40%) KVM
5 5 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.92%) Samba
6 4 (1.92%) Postfix
6 4 (1.92%) XenApp
6 4 (1.92%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.44%) vCloud
7 3 (1.44%) vSphere
7 3 (1.44%) NFS
8 1 (0.48%) GPFS
8 1 (0.48%) RHEV
8 1 (0.48%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.48%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 25 (12.02%) Puppet
2 24 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.81%) Nagios
3 10 (4.81%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (2.88%) Tivoli
4 6 (2.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 6 (2.88%) NetBackup
4 6 (2.88%) CFEngine
5 5 (2.40%) SCOM
6 4 (1.92%) Icinga
7 3 (1.44%) Capistrano
7 3 (1.44%) SCCM
7 3 (1.44%) WSUS
7 3 (1.44%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.96%) logstash
9 1 (0.48%) Kibana
9 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.48%) YUM
9 1 (0.48%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (8.65%) Red Hat
1 18 (8.65%) Oracle
2 17 (8.17%) VMware
3 16 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.25%) Symantec
5 11 (5.29%) IBM
6 10 (4.81%) McAfee
6 10 (4.81%) Axway
7 9 (4.33%) Sophos
8 8 (3.85%) Citrix
8 8 (3.85%) JBoss
8 8 (3.85%) Zend
9 6 (2.88%) HP
9 6 (2.88%) Teradata
10 5 (2.40%) Hitachi
10 5 (2.40%) EMC
11 4 (1.92%) Veritas
11 4 (1.92%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.44%) ProCurve
12 3 (1.44%) Ab Initio
Stockport, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Greater Manchester (M1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20-24k (DOE) + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £30,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits, package, progression
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 21 days ago