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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 174 157 158
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 72 91 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.12% 1.29% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.14% 2.36% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 61 76 101
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,750 £50,000
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3363 3848 4458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.30% 54.62% 59.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2846 3249 3955
Average salary £40,000 £36,498 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.59% +4.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +1 49 £32,500 -18.75% 12
Lancashire -13 9 £30,750 -17.16% 1
Cheshire -22 7 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Merseyside +19 6 £31,750 -15.33% 2
Cumbria -4 1 £21,500 -29.50%
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 75 (60.98%) Python
2 74 (60.16%) PHP
3 66 (53.66%) Linux
4 55 (44.72%) Java
5 49 (39.84%) JavaScript
6 47 (38.21%) HTML
6 47 (38.21%) MySQL
7 43 (34.96%) CSS
8 40 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (32.52%) Bash Shell
9 38 (30.89%) jQuery
10 36 (29.27%) PostgreSQL
11 30 (24.39%) Windows
11 30 (24.39%) C#
12 24 (19.51%) Node.js
12 24 (19.51%) Ruby
13 20 (16.26%) Django
13 20 (16.26%) C++
13 20 (16.26%) Apache
13 20 (16.26%) Backbone.js
14 19 (15.45%) .NET
14 19 (15.45%) Open Source
15 17 (13.82%) Zend
15 17 (13.82%) SQL
15 17 (13.82%) Oracle
15 17 (13.82%) OOP
16 16 (13.01%) Magento
17 15 (12.20%) Git (software)
17 15 (12.20%) Degree
17 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 24 (19.51%) Node.js
2 20 (16.26%) Apache
3 14 (11.38%) nginx
4 12 (9.76%) Drupal
5 8 (6.50%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.88%) Confluence
7 4 (3.25%) SilverStripe
7 4 (3.25%) WordPress
7 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.44%) IIS
8 3 (2.44%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.44%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.63%) JBoss
10 1 (0.81%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 16 (13.01%) Magento
2 1 (0.81%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.76%) DNS
2 6 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.07%) SAN
3 5 (4.07%) FTP
4 4 (3.25%) Firewall
5 3 (2.44%) NAS
5 3 (2.44%) SMTP
6 2 (1.63%) DHCP
6 2 (1.63%) LAN
6 2 (1.63%) VoIP
6 2 (1.63%) SNMP
6 2 (1.63%) SSL
6 2 (1.63%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (1.63%) OpenVPN
6 2 (1.63%) Wireless
6 2 (1.63%) Network Security
7 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (38.21%) MySQL
2 36 (29.27%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (8.13%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.25%) Big Data
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.32%) Subversion
2 9 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.32%) Maven
3 8 (6.50%) Ant
4 6 (4.88%) ClearCase
4 6 (4.88%) JIRA
4 6 (4.88%) TeamCity
4 6 (4.88%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.63%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (1.63%) AppScan
5 2 (1.63%) Selenium
5 2 (1.63%) Metasploit
5 2 (1.63%) Log4j
5 2 (1.63%) JUnit
5 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.81%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (8.94%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Retail
3 6 (4.88%) Games
3 6 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Law
4 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (37.40%) Developer
2 20 (16.26%) AWS Developer
3 14 (11.38%) Linux Administrator
3 14 (11.38%) Administrator
4 13 (10.57%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (10.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 12 (9.76%) Support Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) PHP Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Consultant
7 7 (5.69%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Junior
8 6 (4.88%) Junior Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Software Development Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Junior PHP Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Development Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Operations Consultant
10 4 (3.25%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.25%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (38.21%) HTML
2 43 (34.96%) CSS
3 38 (30.89%) jQuery
4 20 (16.26%) Backbone.js
4 20 (16.26%) Django
5 19 (15.45%) .NET
6 14 (11.38%) XML
6 14 (11.38%) LAMP
7 10 (8.13%) J2EE
7 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET
8 8 (6.50%) Ajax
8 8 (6.50%) Zend Framework
8 8 (6.50%) CodeIgniter
9 6 (4.88%) REST
10 5 (4.07%) Laravel
10 5 (4.07%) Symfony
10 5 (4.07%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (3.25%) CSS3
11 4 (3.25%) Ember.js
11 4 (3.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.13%) Replication
2 9 (7.32%) Clustering
3 8 (6.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.88%) User Experience
4 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.07%) Derivative
6 4 (3.25%) Social Media
7 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.44%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.63%) Statistics
8 2 (1.63%) HP Superdome
9 1 (0.81%) AS400
9 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (53.66%) Linux
2 30 (24.39%) Windows
3 15 (12.20%) UNIX
4 12 (9.76%) HPUX
5 11 (8.94%) Solaris
5 11 (8.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (8.13%) CentOS
7 9 (7.32%) AIX
8 8 (6.50%) Debian
9 7 (5.69%) SUSE
9 7 (5.69%) Ubuntu
10 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.25%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.63%) FreeBSD
12 2 (1.63%) Tru64
12 2 (1.63%) OpenBSD
12 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.45%) Open Source
3 17 (13.82%) OOP
4 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering
5 13 (10.57%) Web Development
6 11 (8.94%) SDLC
7 10 (8.13%) DevOps
8 9 (7.32%) OO
8 9 (7.32%) ITIL
9 8 (6.50%) Configuration Management
9 8 (6.50%) MVC
9 8 (6.50%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.88%) Test Automation
10 6 (4.88%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.07%) Project Management
11 5 (4.07%) Load Balancing
11 5 (4.07%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.07%) Game Development
12 4 (3.25%) System Testing
12 4 (3.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.98%) Python
2 74 (60.16%) PHP
3 55 (44.72%) Java
4 49 (39.84%) JavaScript
5 40 (32.52%) Bash Shell
6 30 (24.39%) C#
7 24 (19.51%) Ruby
8 20 (16.26%) C++
9 17 (13.82%) SQL
10 9 (7.32%) C
11 8 (6.50%) ActionScript
12 7 (5.69%) PowerShell
13 5 (4.07%) sed
13 5 (4.07%) Shell Script
13 5 (4.07%) AWK
13 5 (4.07%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
14 3 (2.44%) PHP5
15 1 (0.81%) Groovy
15 1 (0.81%) Ada
Qualifications
1 15 (12.20%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) RHCE
2 5 (4.07%) RHCA
3 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.63%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) QA
2 4 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) Active Directory
1 7 (5.69%) Samba
2 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.44%) Squid
3 3 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.63%) Dovecot
4 2 (1.63%) Openswan
4 2 (1.63%) SpamAssassin
4 2 (1.63%) OpenSIPS
4 2 (1.63%) Corosync
4 2 (1.63%) KVM
4 2 (1.63%) Ceph
4 2 (1.63%) iptables
4 2 (1.63%) NFS
4 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.63%) Postfix
4 2 (1.63%) Sendmail
4 2 (1.63%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (8.13%) Nagios
1 10 (8.13%) Puppet
2 7 (5.69%) Munin
2 7 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.07%) Cacti
4 4 (3.25%) Ansible
5 3 (2.44%) SmokePing
5 3 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.44%) Zenoss
6 2 (1.63%) yum
6 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (1.63%) logstash
6 2 (1.63%) Rsyslog
6 2 (1.63%) Bacula
6 2 (1.63%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.81%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (13.82%) Oracle
1 17 (13.82%) Zend
2 15 (12.20%) Red Hat
3 13 (10.57%) VMware
4 10 (8.13%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.50%) Perforce
6 7 (5.69%) HP
7 3 (2.44%) Symantec
7 3 (2.44%) IronPort
8 2 (1.63%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.63%) Percona
8 2 (1.63%) Sun
8 2 (1.63%) Cisco
9 1 (0.81%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.81%) Splunk
Manchester, Lancashire
AspireCom
Salary: £50-55k + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Salary competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 27 days ago