The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 54 42 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs citing Perl 28 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.80% 5.11% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.85% 7.14% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
409 630 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 55.57% 71.51% 56.61%
Number of salaries quoted 350 586 515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Perl
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Oxford region.

Perl Salary Trend in Oxford

Perl
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Oxford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 52 (85.25%) Python
2 38 (62.30%) Linux
3 26 (42.62%) VMware
4 25 (40.98%) Ruby
5 24 (39.34%) Puppet
6 23 (37.70%) CentOS
7 19 (31.15%) Windows
8 15 (24.59%) Cisco
9 14 (22.95%) ITIL
10 13 (21.31%) C++
10 13 (21.31%) Red Hat
10 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
10 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (21.31%) Data Centre
11 12 (19.67%) Bash Shell
11 12 (19.67%) Juniper
11 12 (19.67%) C
11 12 (19.67%) Solaris
12 11 (18.03%) Blackberry
12 11 (18.03%) Android
12 11 (18.03%) iPhone
12 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (18.03%) Open Source
12 11 (18.03%) Windows Phone
13 10 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (16.39%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (16.39%) Ubuntu
13 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (16.39%) Debian
14 9 (14.75%) Internet

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (11.48%) Apache
2 5 (8.20%) Node.js
3 3 (4.92%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) Internet
1 9 (14.75%) DNS
1 9 (14.75%) WAN
2 8 (13.11%) Firewall
3 7 (11.48%) HTTP
3 7 (11.48%) SAN
4 5 (8.20%) LAN
4 5 (8.20%) DHCP
4 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.92%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.92%) IPsec
5 3 (4.92%) OSPF
5 3 (4.92%) BGP
5 3 (4.92%) VPN
6 2 (3.28%) SSL
6 2 (3.28%) LDAP
6 2 (3.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) MySQL
2 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Subversion
1 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) Grunt
2 4 (6.56%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (6.56%) Bower
3 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.64%) GDB
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
3 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (6.56%) Marketing
2 2 (3.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Systems Administrator
1 28 (45.90%) Administrator
2 19 (31.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 19 (31.15%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (21.31%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Graduate
8 2 (3.28%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Perl Developer
8 2 (3.28%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior QA Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) LAMP
2 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.28%) CSS
4 2 (3.28%) XML
4 2 (3.28%) XSLT
4 2 (3.28%) Regular Expression
4 2 (3.28%) Catalyst
4 2 (3.28%) Moose
5 1 (1.64%) HTML5
5 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.03%) Blackberry
2 11 (18.03%) iPhone
3 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.56%) User Experience
6 3 (4.92%) Physics
7 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.64%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 38 (62.30%) Linux
2 23 (37.70%) CentOS
3 19 (31.15%) Windows
4 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (19.67%) Solaris
6 11 (18.03%) Android
6 11 (18.03%) Windows Phone
7 10 (16.39%) Ubuntu
7 10 (16.39%) Debian
8 7 (11.48%) UNIX
9 2 (3.28%) FreeBSD
9 2 (3.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) ITIL
2 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
3 11 (18.03%) Open Source
4 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.11%) DevOps
6 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.56%) DNA
7 4 (6.56%) OOP
7 4 (6.56%) OO
7 4 (6.56%) TDD
7 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (6.56%) SDLC
8 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.28%) Workflow
9 2 (3.28%) Validation
9 2 (3.28%) MVC
9 2 (3.28%) Content Management
9 2 (3.28%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 52 (85.25%) Python
2 25 (40.98%) Ruby
3 13 (21.31%) C++
4 12 (19.67%) Bash Shell
4 12 (19.67%) C
5 9 (14.75%) PHP
6 8 (13.11%) Java
7 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
8 6 (9.84%) SQL
9 5 (8.20%) C#
10 2 (3.28%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.28%) R
11 1 (1.64%) Tcl
11 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) Firmware
3 2 (3.28%) Squid
3 2 (3.28%) qmail
3 2 (3.28%) KVM
4 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (39.34%) Puppet
2 10 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.28%) Nagios
3 2 (3.28%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.28%) SELinux
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) VMware
2 15 (24.59%) Cisco
3 13 (21.31%) Red Hat
4 12 (19.67%) Juniper
5 1 (1.64%) HP