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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 189 158 164
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 65 102 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.97% 1.39% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 2.54% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 57 83 69
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
3404 4008 4015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.62% 54.61% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2920 3335 3576
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Manchester -14 46 £37,500 -11.76% 9
Cheshire -15 10 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Merseyside +12 5 - - 2
Lancashire +5 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cumbria -8 1 £6,370 -79.11%
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 79 (63.20%) Linux
2 74 (59.20%) Python
2 74 (59.20%) PHP
3 49 (39.20%) MySQL
4 48 (38.40%) Java
5 46 (36.80%) JavaScript
6 45 (36.00%) HTML
7 40 (32.00%) CSS
8 39 (31.20%) Windows
9 38 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (30.40%) jQuery
10 32 (25.60%) PostgreSQL
11 30 (24.00%) Open Source
12 26 (20.80%) Red Hat
13 24 (19.20%) UNIX
13 24 (19.20%) Bash Shell
14 23 (18.40%) C#
15 21 (16.80%) Node.js
15 21 (16.80%) Ruby
16 19 (15.20%) SQL
16 19 (15.20%) Apache
17 18 (14.40%) Finance
17 18 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 17 (13.60%) SUSE
18 17 (13.60%) XML
19 16 (12.80%) Git (software)
19 16 (12.80%) Backbone.js
19 16 (12.80%) Django
19 16 (12.80%) Degree
20 15 (12.00%) HPUX

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 21 (16.80%) Node.js
2 19 (15.20%) Apache
3 12 (9.60%) Drupal
4 10 (8.00%) nginx
5 8 (6.40%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.80%) Confluence
6 6 (4.80%) JBoss
7 4 (3.20%) SilverStripe
7 4 (3.20%) WordPress
8 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.80%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.80%) Exstream Dialogue
9 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 14 (11.20%) Magento
2 1 (0.80%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.80%) GitHub
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) DNS
2 5 (4.00%) VoIP
2 5 (4.00%) FTP
2 5 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (3.20%) SAN
4 2 (1.60%) SNMP
4 2 (1.60%) DHCP
4 2 (1.60%) LAN
4 2 (1.60%) Firewall
4 2 (1.60%) Wireless
5 1 (0.80%) HTTP
5 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (39.20%) MySQL
2 32 (25.60%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (9.60%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.80%) Big Data
4 11 (8.80%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (5.60%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.40%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (12.80%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.60%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.80%) Ant
3 11 (8.80%) Maven
4 10 (8.00%) Subversion
5 6 (4.80%) JIRA
5 6 (4.80%) Selenium
5 6 (4.80%) ClearCase
5 6 (4.80%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.80%) SonarQube
6 5 (4.00%) Log4j
6 5 (4.00%) JUnit
6 5 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (1.60%) AppScan
7 2 (1.60%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.80%) Hudson
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Banking
3 7 (5.60%) Retail
4 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.00%) Games
6 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.80%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (32.00%) Developer
2 17 (13.60%) PHP Developer
3 16 (12.80%) AWS Developer
4 14 (11.20%) Consultant
5 13 (10.40%) Support Engineer
5 13 (10.40%) Administrator
6 12 (9.60%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.60%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (6.40%) Junior PHP Developer
7 8 (6.40%) Junior
7 8 (6.40%) Junior Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
9 5 (4.00%) Senior Linux Specialist
9 5 (4.00%) UNIX Support
9 5 (4.00%) Development Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Software Development Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (36.00%) HTML
2 40 (32.00%) CSS
3 38 (30.40%) jQuery
4 17 (13.60%) XML
5 16 (12.80%) Django
5 16 (12.80%) Backbone.js
6 13 (10.40%) J2EE
7 12 (9.60%) LAMP
8 10 (8.00%) .NET
9 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET
9 8 (6.40%) Ajax
9 8 (6.40%) Zend Framework
10 6 (4.80%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (4.80%) Web Services
10 6 (4.80%) REST
11 5 (4.00%) Laravel
11 5 (4.00%) Symfony
11 5 (4.00%) J2SE
12 4 (3.20%) CSS3
12 4 (3.20%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.40%) Replication
3 7 (5.60%) User Experience
3 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.80%) Derivative
5 4 (3.20%) Clustering
5 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.20%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.20%) Social Media
5 4 (3.20%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.20%) Cybercrime
5 4 (3.20%) Online Banking
6 3 (2.40%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.60%) Statistics
7 2 (1.60%) HP Superdome
7 2 (1.60%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 79 (63.20%) Linux
2 39 (31.20%) Windows
3 24 (19.20%) UNIX
4 18 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (13.60%) SUSE
6 15 (12.00%) HPUX
7 13 (10.40%) CentOS
8 12 (9.60%) Solaris
8 12 (9.60%) AIX
9 11 (8.80%) Debian
10 6 (4.80%) Fedora
11 5 (4.00%) Ubuntu
11 5 (4.00%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.40%) openSUSE
13 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.60%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.00%) Open Source
3 14 (11.20%) Web Development
4 12 (9.60%) Analytics
5 9 (7.20%) DevOps
5 9 (7.20%) SDLC
5 9 (7.20%) Risk Management
6 8 (6.40%) OOP
6 8 (6.40%) OO
6 8 (6.40%) Software Engineering
7 7 (5.60%) TDD
7 7 (5.60%) Scrum
8 6 (4.80%) MVC
8 6 (4.80%) E-Commerce
8 6 (4.80%) Unit Testing
8 6 (4.80%) Integration Testing
8 6 (4.80%) Test Automation
8 6 (4.80%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.80%) Change Control
9 5 (4.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 74 (59.20%) PHP
1 74 (59.20%) Python
2 48 (38.40%) Java
3 46 (36.80%) JavaScript
4 24 (19.20%) Bash Shell
5 23 (18.40%) C#
6 21 (16.80%) Ruby
7 19 (15.20%) SQL
8 13 (10.40%) C++
9 10 (8.00%) C
10 8 (6.40%) ActionScript
10 8 (6.40%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.80%) AWK
11 6 (4.80%) sed
12 4 (3.20%) Scala
12 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.60%) PHP5
14 1 (0.80%) Groovy
14 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.80%) Ada
Qualifications
1 16 (12.80%) Degree
2 5 (4.00%) RHCE
2 5 (4.00%) RHCA
3 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.20%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.00%) Samba
3 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.80%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.80%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.80%) Squid
5 1 (0.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (9.60%) Puppet
2 6 (4.80%) Nagios
3 4 (3.20%) Cacti
3 4 (3.20%) Munin
3 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.40%) Ansible
5 1 (0.80%) logstash
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.80%) Netcool
5 1 (0.80%) SmokePing
5 1 (0.80%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.80%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.80%) yum
5 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.80%) SCOM
5 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (20.80%) Red Hat
2 14 (11.20%) Oracle
2 14 (11.20%) Zend
2 14 (11.20%) VMware
3 12 (9.60%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.20%) HP
5 7 (5.60%) Perforce
6 4 (3.20%) Splunk
7 3 (2.40%) Cisco
7 3 (2.40%) Sun
8 2 (1.60%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.80%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.80%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.80%) SAP
9 1 (0.80%) EMC
9 1 (0.80%) Veritas
Manchester, Lancashire
Stream Recruitment
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent Spa
Salary: £40,847 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago