The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 151 148 105
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -43
Permanent jobs citing Perl 113 112 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.57% 1.53% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.79% 2.56% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 91 96 132
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4052 4374 4334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 56.40% 59.59% 60.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3817 3909
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 77 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Cheshire -23 20 £34,000 -17.07% 6
Merseyside -10 6 £40,000 +3.22%
Lancashire - 1 £37,123 - 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 103 (56.28%) Linux
2 76 (41.53%) PHP
3 75 (40.98%) UNIX
4 60 (32.79%) Python
5 57 (31.15%) JavaScript
6 56 (30.60%) Ruby
7 51 (27.87%) Java
8 47 (25.68%) Windows
9 46 (25.14%) C
10 43 (23.50%) OO
11 42 (22.95%) Finance
12 39 (21.31%) C++
12 39 (21.31%) Degree
13 38 (20.77%) MySQL
14 37 (20.22%) HTML
15 36 (19.67%) CSS
15 36 (19.67%) Software Engineering
16 34 (18.58%) SQL
17 32 (17.49%) AIX
17 32 (17.49%) Middleware
17 32 (17.49%) Subversion
18 29 (15.85%) Apache
19 25 (13.66%) Shell Script
20 23 (12.57%) XML
20 23 (12.57%) C#
20 23 (12.57%) LAMP
21 21 (11.48%) Ruby on Rails
22 20 (10.93%) Bash Shell
22 20 (10.93%) Change Management
23 19 (10.38%) Mainframe

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (15.85%) Apache
2 16 (8.74%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.37%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.37%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.73%) nginx
5 3 (1.64%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.64%) IIS
6 2 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.09%) SAS
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.55%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.55%) Lync
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.55%) WordPress
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 4 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) SPSS
2 1 (0.55%) PrintSoft PReS
2 1 (0.55%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 12 (6.56%) Magento
2 3 (1.64%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.55%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.83%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.29%) FTP
2 16 (8.74%) SSL
3 14 (7.65%) TCP/IP
4 11 (6.01%) DNS
5 9 (4.92%) SAN
6 7 (3.83%) DHCP
6 7 (3.83%) Firewall
7 6 (3.28%) LAN
7 6 (3.28%) WAN
7 6 (3.28%) LDAP
8 5 (2.73%) NAS
9 4 (2.19%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.19%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.64%) VLAN
10 3 (1.64%) ISDN
10 3 (1.64%) VPN
10 3 (1.64%) SMTP
10 3 (1.64%) VoIP
11 1 (0.55%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.77%) MySQL
2 18 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (5.46%) Informix
4 8 (4.37%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.37%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.73%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.55%) Big Data
8 1 (0.55%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.55%) Triplestore
8 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.55%) HBase
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (17.49%) Subversion
2 15 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.73%) PHPUnit
3 5 (2.73%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.19%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.64%) Toad
6 2 (1.09%) Selenium
6 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.55%) Hudson
7 1 (0.55%) Ant
7 1 (0.55%) JUnit
7 1 (0.55%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (0.55%) Maven
7 1 (0.55%) JMeter
7 1 (0.55%) Log4j
General
1 42 (22.95%) Finance
2 9 (4.92%) Games
3 5 (2.73%) Banking
4 4 (2.19%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.09%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Local Government
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (44.26%) Developer
2 20 (10.93%) Software Developer
2 20 (10.93%) Perl Developer
3 19 (10.38%) Web Developer
4 17 (9.29%) Analyst
5 16 (8.74%) Software Engineer
6 13 (7.10%) Middleware Specialist
6 13 (7.10%) Senior Developer
6 13 (7.10%) Linux Specialist
7 12 (6.56%) PHP Developer
8 10 (5.46%) Programmer
9 9 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.37%) Administrator
10 8 (4.37%) Consultant
10 8 (4.37%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.83%) C Developer
11 7 (3.83%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (3.83%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.28%) Perl Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (20.22%) HTML
2 36 (19.67%) CSS
3 32 (17.49%) Middleware
4 23 (12.57%) XML
4 23 (12.57%) LAMP
5 21 (11.48%) Ruby on Rails
6 15 (8.20%) Ajax
7 14 (7.65%) WebSphere MQ
7 14 (7.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 14 (7.65%) ISPF
8 12 (6.56%) .NET
9 8 (4.37%) jQuery
10 6 (3.28%) CGI
11 5 (2.73%) Zend Framework
11 5 (2.73%) Web Services
12 4 (2.19%) XML Messaging
12 4 (2.19%) STL
12 4 (2.19%) Qt
12 4 (2.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 3 (1.64%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.38%) Mainframe
2 18 (9.84%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.46%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.92%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (3.83%) Animation
6 6 (3.28%) Replication
6 6 (3.28%) Open Source
7 5 (2.73%) Tandem
8 4 (2.19%) iPhone
9 3 (1.64%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.64%) Clustering
10 2 (1.09%) Firmware
10 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.55%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.55%) Xbox
11 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.55%) Informatics
11 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 103 (56.28%) Linux
2 75 (40.98%) UNIX
3 47 (25.68%) Windows
4 32 (17.49%) AIX
5 18 (9.84%) HPUX
5 18 (9.84%) Solaris
6 13 (7.10%) Mac OS X
7 10 (5.46%) Android
7 10 (5.46%) CentOS
8 9 (4.92%) Debian
9 6 (3.28%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.64%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.55%) VMS
12 1 (0.55%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.50%) OO
2 36 (19.67%) Software Engineering
3 20 (10.93%) Change Management
4 18 (9.84%) E-Commerce
5 17 (9.29%) ITIL
6 16 (8.74%) Configuration Management
7 15 (8.20%) Web Application Development
8 11 (6.01%) TDD
9 10 (5.46%) Unit Testing
10 9 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (4.92%) UML
11 8 (4.37%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (4.37%) OOP
11 8 (4.37%) Time Management
12 7 (3.83%) 3D Modelling
12 7 (3.83%) Scrum
12 7 (3.83%) Migration
13 5 (2.73%) Android Development
13 5 (2.73%) iOS Development
13 5 (2.73%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 76 (41.53%) PHP
2 60 (32.79%) Python
3 57 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 56 (30.60%) Ruby
5 51 (27.87%) Java
6 46 (25.14%) C
7 39 (21.31%) C++
8 34 (18.58%) SQL
9 25 (13.66%) Shell Script
10 23 (12.57%) C#
11 20 (10.93%) Bash Shell
12 15 (8.20%) PHP5
13 14 (7.65%) JCL
14 12 (6.56%) PowerShell
15 10 (5.46%) Uniface
16 7 (3.83%) Lua
16 7 (3.83%) VBScript
17 6 (3.28%) PL/SQL
18 5 (2.73%) Delphi
19 3 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (21.31%) Degree
2 5 (2.73%) RHCE
2 5 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (2.73%) ISEB
3 4 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.19%) MCSE
3 4 (2.19%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.09%) CISM
4 2 (1.09%) CISMP
4 2 (1.09%) CISSP
5 1 (0.55%) ACSP
5 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) HND
5 1 (0.55%) CCIE
5 1 (0.55%) CCNP
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.55%) ACTC
5 1 (0.55%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.10%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.73%) KVM
3 4 (2.19%) Squid
3 4 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.64%) vCloud
4 3 (1.64%) vSphere
4 3 (1.64%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 3 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.09%) Postfix
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.55%) XenApp
6 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.55%) Varnish
6 1 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.55%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (7.65%) Puppet
2 11 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.37%) Nagios
4 5 (2.73%) CFEngine
5 4 (2.19%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.64%) WSUS
6 3 (1.64%) SCCM
6 3 (1.64%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (1.64%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.09%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (9.29%) Axway
1 17 (9.29%) Oracle
1 17 (9.29%) Sophos
2 13 (7.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.10%) VMware
3 8 (4.37%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.83%) Zend
5 5 (2.73%) HP
5 5 (2.73%) Symantec
5 5 (2.73%) Citrix
5 5 (2.73%) Cisco
6 4 (2.19%) Sony
6 4 (2.19%) Dell
6 4 (2.19%) EMC
6 4 (2.19%) JBoss
7 3 (1.64%) ProCurve
7 3 (1.64%) IBM
7 3 (1.64%) Avaya
7 3 (1.64%) CommVault
8 2 (1.09%) NetApp
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