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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 167 174 137
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -37
Permanent jobs citing Perl 93 70 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.26% 1.03% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 1.74% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 72 60 118
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 £30,050 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £53,500 £45,000
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
4028 4020 4398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.55% 59.19% 59.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 3570 3943
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 £52,500 £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 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +13 58 £42,500 +10.38% 14
Cheshire -8 29 £45,000 +13.92% 2
Cumbria - 2 £30,500 -
Merseyside -1 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 99 (52.94%) Linux
2 78 (41.71%) Finance
3 68 (36.36%) Python
3 68 (36.36%) PHP
4 64 (34.22%) JavaScript
5 53 (28.34%) Java
5 53 (28.34%) MySQL
6 47 (25.13%) Apache
7 46 (24.60%) Ruby
8 43 (22.99%) UNIX
9 42 (22.46%) Windows
10 41 (21.93%) SQL
11 40 (21.39%) HTML
12 39 (20.86%) CSS
13 36 (19.25%) OO
14 32 (17.11%) ITIL
15 30 (16.04%) Degree
16 29 (15.51%) DNS
17 28 (14.97%) Software Engineering
18 27 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (14.44%) .NET
18 27 (14.44%) Puppet
19 26 (13.90%) Bash Shell
19 26 (13.90%) C++
20 24 (12.83%) C#
20 24 (12.83%) PostgreSQL
20 24 (12.83%) Opscode Chef
21 23 (12.30%) Active Directory
22 22 (11.76%) Change Management
22 22 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 47 (25.13%) Apache
2 14 (7.49%) SAS
3 12 (6.42%) MS Exchange
3 12 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (4.81%) nginx
5 7 (3.74%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.67%) Apache Pig
6 5 (2.67%) IIS
6 5 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.14%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.07%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.53%) Lync
10 1 (0.53%) Node.js
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.53%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (4.28%) SPSS
2 6 (3.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) DOC1
3 1 (0.53%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.67%) Magento
2 2 (1.07%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.07%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.53%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.67%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (1.60%) IaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.51%) DNS
2 21 (11.23%) SMTP
3 18 (9.63%) TCP/IP
4 17 (9.09%) SAN
5 15 (8.02%) LDAP
6 12 (6.42%) NAS
7 9 (4.81%) Internet
7 9 (4.81%) SSL
8 7 (3.74%) DHCP
9 6 (3.21%) Software-Defined Networking
10 5 (2.67%) tcpdump
10 5 (2.67%) Wireshark
11 4 (2.14%) FTP
11 4 (2.14%) HTTP
12 3 (1.60%) Kerberos
12 3 (1.60%) WAN
12 3 (1.60%) Firewall
13 2 (1.07%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.07%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.07%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.34%) MySQL
2 24 (12.83%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (10.16%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 13 (6.95%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 9 (4.81%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.28%) Big Data
9 7 (3.74%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.74%) Apache Hive
10 6 (3.21%) Oracle Database
10 6 (3.21%) MariaDB
11 5 (2.67%) Sqoop
11 5 (2.67%) Triplestore
11 5 (2.67%) Data Mining
11 5 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.67%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.67%) HBase
12 3 (1.60%) DataStage
13 2 (1.07%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.28%) Subversion
3 6 (3.21%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.67%) IntelliJ
5 4 (2.14%) Ant
5 4 (2.14%) Maven
6 3 (1.60%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.53%) JUnit
8 1 (0.53%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (0.53%) JMeter
8 1 (0.53%) Log4j
General
1 78 (41.71%) Finance
2 12 (6.42%) Banking
3 11 (5.88%) Back Office
4 7 (3.74%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.21%) Front Office
6 5 (2.67%) Local Government
7 4 (2.14%) Marketing
7 4 (2.14%) Games
8 3 (1.60%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.53%) Retail
10 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (42.25%) Developer
2 17 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 16 (8.56%) Software Developer
3 16 (8.56%) Web Developer
4 14 (7.49%) Perl Developer
5 12 (6.42%) Administrator
6 11 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 10 (5.35%) Consultant
7 10 (5.35%) Python Developer
7 10 (5.35%) Messaging Engineer
8 9 (4.81%) Exchange Engineer
9 8 (4.28%) Junior
9 8 (4.28%) Programmer
10 7 (3.74%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.74%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (3.21%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (3.21%) Implementation Consultant
11 6 (3.21%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.21%) Analyst
11 6 (3.21%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (21.39%) HTML
2 39 (20.86%) CSS
3 27 (14.44%) .NET
4 22 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 17 (9.09%) Web Services
6 15 (8.02%) Middleware
7 13 (6.95%) XML
8 11 (5.88%) RESTful
9 9 (4.81%) J2EE
9 9 (4.81%) Ajax
10 8 (4.28%) LAMP
11 7 (3.74%) HTML5
12 6 (3.21%) CSS3
12 6 (3.21%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
13 5 (2.67%) Java EE
13 5 (2.67%) XHTML
14 4 (2.14%) VML
14 4 (2.14%) CodeIgniter
14 4 (2.14%) Memcached
15 3 (1.60%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.56%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.02%) Open Source
3 14 (7.49%) Management Information System
3 14 (7.49%) Clustering
4 10 (5.35%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.28%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.74%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.74%) Replication
7 6 (3.21%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.67%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.14%) Animation
10 3 (1.60%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.07%) iPhone
11 2 (1.07%) Life Science
11 2 (1.07%) Taxonomies
11 2 (1.07%) SystemC
11 2 (1.07%) User Experience
11 2 (1.07%) Informatics
11 2 (1.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 99 (52.94%) Linux
2 43 (22.99%) UNIX
3 42 (22.46%) Windows
4 12 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (5.35%) Ubuntu
6 10 (5.35%) Android
6 10 (5.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.81%) CentOS
8 8 (4.28%) Apple iOS
9 7 (3.74%) AIX
9 7 (3.74%) Solaris
9 7 (3.74%) Mac OS X
10 6 (3.21%) Debian
11 3 (1.60%) HPUX
12 2 (1.07%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.53%) VMS
13 1 (0.53%) Fedora
13 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.25%) OO
2 32 (17.11%) ITIL
3 28 (14.97%) Software Engineering
4 27 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (11.76%) Change Management
6 20 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (10.16%) Configuration Management
7 19 (10.16%) OOP
8 16 (8.56%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (8.02%) Web Application Development
10 13 (6.95%) Load Balancing
10 13 (6.95%) Problem Management
11 12 (6.42%) Incident Management
11 12 (6.42%) Project Management
12 11 (5.88%) Validation
12 11 (5.88%) Migration
12 11 (5.88%) Mentoring
13 10 (5.35%) ETL
14 9 (4.81%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.81%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (36.36%) PHP
1 68 (36.36%) Python
2 64 (34.22%) JavaScript
3 53 (28.34%) Java
4 46 (24.60%) Ruby
5 41 (21.93%) SQL
6 26 (13.90%) C++
6 26 (13.90%) Bash Shell
7 24 (12.83%) C#
8 21 (11.23%) C
9 15 (8.02%) PHP5
10 12 (6.42%) VB.NET
10 12 (6.42%) VBScript
10 12 (6.42%) Shell Script
11 11 (5.88%) PowerShell
12 6 (3.21%) Groovy
12 6 (3.21%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.67%) Lua
13 5 (2.67%) R
14 4 (2.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (16.04%) Degree
2 12 (6.42%) ISEB
3 8 (4.28%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.21%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.14%) HND
5 4 (2.14%) MCSE
6 3 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.07%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.07%) RHCE
7 2 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.53%) CCIE
8 1 (0.53%) CCNP
8 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.02%) QA
2 6 (3.21%) SLA
3 2 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (12.30%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.49%) Squid
3 9 (4.81%) Varnish
4 6 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 5 (2.67%) Apache Flume
5 5 (2.67%) KVM
6 4 (2.14%) Postfix
6 4 (2.14%) Samba
6 4 (2.14%) XenApp
6 4 (2.14%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.60%) NFS
8 2 (1.07%) vSphere
8 2 (1.07%) vCloud
9 1 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.53%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.53%) Nmap
9 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (14.44%) Puppet
2 24 (12.83%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (6.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (5.88%) Nagios
5 7 (3.74%) Tivoli
6 6 (3.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 6 (3.21%) NetBackup
6 6 (3.21%) CFEngine
7 5 (2.67%) SCOM
7 5 (2.67%) Capistrano
8 4 (2.14%) Icinga
9 2 (1.07%) logstash
9 2 (1.07%) WSUS
9 2 (1.07%) SCCM
9 2 (1.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (1.07%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.53%) Nessus
10 1 (0.53%) Control-M
10 1 (0.53%) Legato
10 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (11.23%) Red Hat
2 17 (9.09%) VMware
3 15 (8.02%) Oracle
4 14 (7.49%) Microsoft
4 14 (7.49%) Symantec
5 11 (5.88%) IBM
5 11 (5.88%) Zend
6 10 (5.35%) McAfee
7 7 (3.74%) JBoss
8 6 (3.21%) Citrix
8 6 (3.21%) Teradata
9 5 (2.67%) Hitachi
10 4 (2.14%) EMC
10 4 (2.14%) HP
10 4 (2.14%) Axway
10 4 (2.14%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.14%) Veritas
11 3 (1.60%) NetApp
11 3 (1.60%) Sophos
11 3 (1.60%) Ab Initio
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Epsilium Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits + Stock
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £40,000 + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wilmslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £30,000 + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £47000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
North West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester, Greater Manchester (M1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20-24k (DOE) + Benefits.
Posted: 27 days ago