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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 175 177 129
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -48
Permanent jobs citing Perl 91 62 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.21% 0.93% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 1.52% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 75 49 125
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £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
4055 4085 4247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.90% 61.04% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3454 3590 3780
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 October 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 October 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 +10 57 £40,000 +3.89% 11
Cheshire +8 29 £55,000 +62.96% 1
Merseyside +6 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Cumbria - 1 £30,500 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 89 (48.11%) Linux
2 87 (47.03%) Finance
3 67 (36.22%) Python
4 61 (32.97%) PHP
5 51 (27.57%) MySQL
6 50 (27.03%) JavaScript
7 47 (25.41%) Java
7 47 (25.41%) Windows
8 46 (24.86%) Apache
9 44 (23.78%) ITIL
10 42 (22.70%) DNS
11 41 (22.16%) Ruby
12 39 (21.08%) SQL
13 38 (20.54%) UNIX
14 37 (20.00%) HTML
15 35 (18.92%) CSS
15 35 (18.92%) .NET
15 35 (18.92%) TCP/IP
15 35 (18.92%) Active Directory
16 32 (17.30%) SMTP
16 32 (17.30%) OO
16 32 (17.30%) Bash Shell
17 29 (15.68%) SAN
18 27 (14.59%) Clustering
18 27 (14.59%) Puppet
19 26 (14.05%) Load Balancing
19 26 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
20 25 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
20 25 (13.51%) Symantec
20 25 (13.51%) Norton AntiVirus

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (24.86%) Apache
2 25 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 25 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
2 25 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (10.81%) IIS
4 13 (7.03%) SAS
5 9 (4.86%) nginx
6 5 (2.70%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.70%) Apache Pig
6 5 (2.70%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.70%) JBoss
7 4 (2.16%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (4.32%) SPSS
2 6 (3.24%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.16%) MS Office
4 1 (0.54%) DOC1
4 1 (0.54%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Magento
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.08%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.54%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.70%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (1.62%) IaaS
5 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.70%) DNS
2 35 (18.92%) TCP/IP
3 32 (17.30%) SMTP
4 29 (15.68%) SAN
5 25 (13.51%) NAS
6 13 (7.03%) LDAP
7 12 (6.49%) Internet
8 8 (4.32%) HTTP
9 7 (3.78%) SSL
9 7 (3.78%) Wireshark
10 5 (2.70%) Software-Defined Networking
10 5 (2.70%) DHCP
11 4 (2.16%) FTP
12 3 (1.62%) HTTPS
12 3 (1.62%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.62%) Kerberos
12 3 (1.62%) Firewall
12 3 (1.62%) tcpdump
13 2 (1.08%) SSH
13 2 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (27.57%) MySQL
2 24 (12.97%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (9.73%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (8.65%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.49%) SQL Server
5 12 (6.49%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.32%) Big Data
6 8 (4.32%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.78%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.78%) Apache Hive
8 6 (3.24%) MariaDB
8 6 (3.24%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.70%) Sqoop
9 5 (2.70%) Triplestore
9 5 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.70%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.70%) HBase
9 5 (2.70%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.62%) DataStage
11 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (5.95%) Subversion
2 10 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.70%) IntelliJ
4 4 (2.16%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.16%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.62%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.62%) Ant
5 3 (1.62%) Maven
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.54%) WATIR
7 1 (0.54%) Selenium
7 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 87 (47.03%) Finance
2 13 (7.03%) Banking
3 11 (5.95%) Back Office
4 7 (3.78%) Front Office
5 6 (3.24%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.62%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.62%) Local Government
6 3 (1.62%) Marketing
7 2 (1.08%) Retail
7 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (35.68%) Developer
2 21 (11.35%) PHP Developer
3 19 (10.27%) Web Developer
4 13 (7.03%) Consultant
4 13 (7.03%) Administrator
5 11 (5.95%) Perl Developer
6 10 (5.41%) Messaging Engineer
7 9 (4.86%) Exchange Engineer
7 9 (4.86%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (4.86%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (4.86%) Python Developer
7 9 (4.86%) Analyst
7 9 (4.86%) Software Developer
8 8 (4.32%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.78%) Junior
9 7 (3.78%) IT Consultant
9 7 (3.78%) Team Leader
9 7 (3.78%) Implementation Consultant
9 7 (3.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 6 (3.24%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (20.00%) HTML
2 35 (18.92%) .NET
2 35 (18.92%) CSS
3 19 (10.27%) Web Services
3 19 (10.27%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (5.95%) RESTful
5 9 (4.86%) XML
5 9 (4.86%) Middleware
6 8 (4.32%) J2EE
6 8 (4.32%) HTML5
7 7 (3.78%) Ajax
7 7 (3.78%) CodeIgniter
7 7 (3.78%) LAMP
7 7 (3.78%) CSS3
8 6 (3.24%) Symfony
9 5 (2.70%) Java EE
9 5 (2.70%) Flash
9 5 (2.70%) PhoneGap
9 5 (2.70%) Yii
10 4 (2.16%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.59%) Clustering
2 16 (8.65%) Open Source
3 14 (7.57%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.78%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.78%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.70%) Replication
7 5 (2.70%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.62%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.08%) SystemC
9 2 (1.08%) User Experience
9 2 (1.08%) VHDL
9 2 (1.08%) Verilog
9 2 (1.08%) ASIC
9 2 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.08%) Life Science
9 2 (1.08%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.08%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 89 (48.11%) Linux
2 47 (25.41%) Windows
3 38 (20.54%) UNIX
4 25 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.41%) CentOS
6 10 (5.41%) Android
7 9 (4.86%) Apple iOS
8 8 (4.32%) Ubuntu
8 8 (4.32%) Debian
9 4 (2.16%) AIX
9 4 (2.16%) Solaris
10 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.54%) Fedora
11 1 (0.54%) VMS
11 1 (0.54%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.78%) ITIL
2 32 (17.30%) OO
3 26 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (14.05%) Load Balancing
4 22 (11.89%) Migration
5 20 (10.81%) OOP
5 20 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (10.81%) Configuration Management
5 20 (10.81%) Change Management
6 18 (9.73%) Software Engineering
7 13 (7.03%) Web Application Development
8 12 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (6.49%) Incident Management
9 11 (5.95%) Problem Management
9 11 (5.95%) Project Management
10 10 (5.41%) ETL
10 10 (5.41%) Validation
10 10 (5.41%) Release Management
11 9 (4.86%) Business Analysis
11 9 (4.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 67 (36.22%) Python
2 61 (32.97%) PHP
3 50 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 47 (25.41%) Java
5 41 (22.16%) Ruby
6 39 (21.08%) SQL
7 32 (17.30%) Bash Shell
8 25 (13.51%) VB.NET
9 22 (11.89%) PowerShell
10 18 (9.73%) PHP5
11 16 (8.65%) C#
12 14 (7.57%) C++
13 11 (5.95%) Shell Script
14 7 (3.78%) C
15 6 (3.24%) VBScript
15 6 (3.24%) Groovy
16 5 (2.70%) R
17 4 (2.16%) T-SQL
18 3 (1.62%) VB
19 2 (1.08%) JCL
Qualifications
1 25 (13.51%) Degree
2 12 (6.49%) ISEB
3 10 (5.41%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.08%) HND
5 2 (1.08%) RHCE
5 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.54%) MCSE
6 1 (0.54%) CISSP
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.49%) QA
2 6 (3.24%) SLA
3 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.41%) Squid
3 9 (4.86%) Varnish
4 6 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.70%) Apache Flume
5 5 (2.70%) KVM
6 4 (2.16%) Postfix
6 4 (2.16%) Samba
6 4 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 3 (1.62%) NFS
7 3 (1.62%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.08%) XenApp
8 2 (1.08%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.54%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.54%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.54%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.54%) Nmap
9 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (14.59%) Puppet
2 25 (13.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 23 (12.43%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (7.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 10 (5.41%) Nagios
6 6 (3.24%) Tivoli
6 6 (3.24%) CFEngine
7 4 (2.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 4 (2.16%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.16%) Capistrano
7 4 (2.16%) Icinga
8 3 (1.62%) Control-M
8 3 (1.62%) SCOM
9 2 (1.08%) logstash
10 1 (0.54%) Kibana
10 1 (0.54%) Opsview
10 1 (0.54%) Cacti
10 1 (0.54%) YUM
10 1 (0.54%) Legato
10 1 (0.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (13.51%) Symantec
2 18 (9.73%) Red Hat
3 15 (8.11%) VMware
3 15 (8.11%) IronPort
4 14 (7.57%) Oracle
4 14 (7.57%) Zend
5 10 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.41%) McAfee
6 8 (4.32%) IBM
7 6 (3.24%) Teradata
8 5 (2.70%) Hitachi
9 4 (2.16%) Veritas
9 4 (2.16%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.62%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.62%) Cisco
11 2 (1.08%) Sybase
11 2 (1.08%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.08%) SAP
11 2 (1.08%) Hyperion
11 2 (1.08%) Informatica
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Alex James Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Altrincham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Rossendale
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANS
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£50,000 inc bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago