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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 176 152 144
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Permanent jobs citing Perl 70 95 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 1.32% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 2.42% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 60 79 96
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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
3365 3932 4233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.59% 54.64% 58.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2854 3307 3755
Average salary £38,412 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 £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 3 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 3 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 +4 50 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Cheshire -8 10 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Lancashire 0 6 £40,000 +7.75%
Merseyside +13 4 - - 3
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 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 75 (63.03%) PHP
2 71 (59.66%) Linux
3 70 (58.82%) Python
4 52 (43.70%) Java
5 51 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 50 (42.02%) HTML
7 49 (41.18%) MySQL
8 45 (37.82%) CSS
9 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (34.45%) jQuery
11 35 (29.41%) Windows
12 34 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
13 28 (23.53%) Bash Shell
14 26 (21.85%) C#
15 23 (19.33%) Node.js
16 22 (18.49%) Open Source
17 20 (16.81%) Ruby
18 19 (15.97%) Django
18 19 (15.97%) Backbone.js
18 19 (15.97%) SQL
18 19 (15.97%) Apache
19 17 (14.29%) UNIX
19 17 (14.29%) Red Hat
20 16 (13.45%) C++
20 16 (13.45%) XML
20 16 (13.45%) Magento
20 16 (13.45%) Zend
20 16 (13.45%) Degree
21 15 (12.61%) SUSE
22 14 (11.76%) LAMP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 23 (19.33%) Node.js
2 19 (15.97%) Apache
3 12 (10.08%) Drupal
4 11 (9.24%) nginx
5 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.04%) Confluence
7 4 (3.36%) SilverStripe
7 4 (3.36%) WordPress
7 4 (3.36%) JBoss
8 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.84%) Exstream Dialogue
9 1 (0.84%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 16 (13.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.84%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.88%) DNS
2 5 (4.20%) VoIP
2 5 (4.20%) FTP
2 5 (4.20%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (1.68%) LAN
3 2 (1.68%) SNMP
3 2 (1.68%) DHCP
3 2 (1.68%) SAN
3 2 (1.68%) Firewall
3 2 (1.68%) Wireless
4 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (41.18%) MySQL
2 34 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.56%) Big Data
4 9 (7.56%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.20%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 14 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.40%) Subversion
2 10 (8.40%) Jenkins
2 10 (8.40%) Ant
2 10 (8.40%) Maven
3 6 (5.04%) JIRA
3 6 (5.04%) ClearCase
3 6 (5.04%) TeamCity
3 6 (5.04%) SonarQube
4 5 (4.20%) Selenium
5 4 (3.36%) Log4j
5 4 (3.36%) JUnit
5 4 (3.36%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (1.68%) AppScan
6 2 (1.68%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.84%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (10.92%) Finance
2 8 (6.72%) Banking
3 7 (5.88%) Retail
4 6 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.20%) Games
6 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.84%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (38.66%) Developer
2 19 (15.97%) AWS Developer
3 16 (13.45%) PHP Developer
4 13 (10.92%) Administrator
4 13 (10.92%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (10.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 12 (10.08%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (10.08%) Support Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Consultant
7 8 (6.72%) Junior
7 8 (6.72%) Junior Developer
8 7 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Junior PHP Developer
9 6 (5.04%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Software Development Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Senior Linux Specialist
10 5 (4.20%) Linux Specialist
10 5 (4.20%) Development Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Operations Consultant
11 4 (3.36%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (42.02%) HTML
2 45 (37.82%) CSS
3 41 (34.45%) jQuery
4 19 (15.97%) Django
4 19 (15.97%) Backbone.js
5 16 (13.45%) XML
6 14 (11.76%) LAMP
7 12 (10.08%) .NET
7 12 (10.08%) J2EE
8 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET
9 8 (6.72%) Ajax
9 8 (6.72%) Zend Framework
9 8 (6.72%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (5.04%) REST
11 5 (4.20%) Laravel
11 5 (4.20%) Symfony
12 4 (3.36%) J2SE
12 4 (3.36%) Web Services
12 4 (3.36%) CSS3
12 4 (3.36%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.72%) Replication
3 7 (5.88%) User Experience
4 6 (5.04%) Derivative
5 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.36%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.36%) Clustering
6 4 (3.36%) Social Media
7 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.68%) HP Superdome
7 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.68%) Statistics
7 2 (1.68%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.68%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (59.66%) Linux
2 35 (29.41%) Windows
3 17 (14.29%) UNIX
4 15 (12.61%) SUSE
5 14 (11.76%) HPUX
6 12 (10.08%) Debian
6 12 (10.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (8.40%) Solaris
7 10 (8.40%) AIX
8 9 (7.56%) CentOS
9 5 (4.20%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.20%) Fedora
10 4 (3.36%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.52%) openSUSE
12 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.68%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.68%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.49%) Open Source
3 14 (11.76%) Web Development
4 12 (10.08%) OOP
5 11 (9.24%) Software Engineering
5 11 (9.24%) SDLC
6 9 (7.56%) Analytics
7 8 (6.72%) DevOps
7 8 (6.72%) OO
7 8 (6.72%) MVC
8 7 (5.88%) TDD
9 6 (5.04%) Scrum
9 6 (5.04%) Risk Management
9 6 (5.04%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.04%) Test Automation
9 6 (5.04%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.20%) Change Control
10 5 (4.20%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.20%) Game Development
10 5 (4.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (63.03%) PHP
2 70 (58.82%) Python
3 52 (43.70%) Java
4 51 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 28 (23.53%) Bash Shell
6 26 (21.85%) C#
7 20 (16.81%) Ruby
8 19 (15.97%) SQL
9 16 (13.45%) C++
10 11 (9.24%) C
11 8 (6.72%) ActionScript
12 6 (5.04%) sed
12 6 (5.04%) Shell Script
12 6 (5.04%) AWK
13 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.68%) PHP5
15 1 (0.84%) Groovy
15 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.84%) Ada
15 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (13.45%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) RHCE
2 5 (4.20%) RHCA
3 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.04%) Samba
2 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.68%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) Nagios
2 6 (5.04%) Puppet
3 5 (4.20%) Munin
4 4 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.36%) Cacti
5 3 (2.52%) Ansible
6 2 (1.68%) SmokePing
6 2 (1.68%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.84%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 16 (13.45%) Zend
3 14 (11.76%) Oracle
4 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.56%) VMware
6 8 (6.72%) HP
7 7 (5.88%) Perforce
8 3 (2.52%) Cisco
8 3 (2.52%) Splunk
9 2 (1.68%) Sun
10 1 (0.84%) Rackspace
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich
Eligo
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bennifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich
Eligo
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Beniffits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
North West
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago