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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 67 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 18 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.30% 2.19% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.98% 3.82% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 12
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £32,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
452 419 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 57.65% 57.24% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 358 376 480
Average salary £41,375 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Oxford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 48 (100.00%) Python
2 36 (75.00%) Linux
3 24 (50.00%) VMware
4 22 (45.83%) Ruby
5 18 (37.50%) Cisco
5 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (33.33%) Firewall
6 16 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 15 (31.25%) CentOS
7 15 (31.25%) ITIL
8 14 (29.17%) WAN
8 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
9 13 (27.08%) C
10 12 (25.00%) Apache
11 11 (22.92%) DNS
11 11 (22.92%) Solaris
11 11 (22.92%) Puppet
12 10 (20.83%) Internet
12 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (18.75%) Ubuntu
13 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
13 9 (18.75%) BGP
13 9 (18.75%) OSPF
13 9 (18.75%) IPsec
13 9 (18.75%) VPN
13 9 (18.75%) Juniper
13 9 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (16.67%) FCoE

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 12 (25.00%) Apache
2 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.42%) nginx
4 4 (8.33%) Node.js
4 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.33%) JBoss
5 3 (6.25%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.08%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) Firewall
2 14 (29.17%) WAN
3 11 (22.92%) DNS
4 10 (20.83%) Internet
5 9 (18.75%) OSPF
5 9 (18.75%) BGP
5 9 (18.75%) IPsec
5 9 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (18.75%) VPN
5 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (16.67%) FCoE
6 8 (16.67%) iSCSI
7 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
8 6 (12.50%) SAN
9 5 (10.42%) LDAP
9 5 (10.42%) LAN
10 3 (6.25%) SMTP
10 3 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) HBase
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.08%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.50%) Subversion
3 5 (10.42%) Selenium
3 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.25%) Grunt
4 3 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (6.25%) Bower
5 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.08%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.08%) GDB
General
1 1 (2.08%) Games
1 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Systems Administrator
2 18 (37.50%) Administrator
3 14 (29.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 14 (29.17%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Consultant
5 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Testing Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Testing Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) Ajax
3 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.08%) YUI
3 1 (2.08%) jQuery
3 1 (2.08%) HTML5
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) iPhone
4 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Linux
2 15 (31.25%) CentOS
3 11 (22.92%) Solaris
4 9 (18.75%) Ubuntu
5 7 (14.58%) Debian
5 7 (14.58%) Windows
6 6 (12.50%) SUSE
6 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.33%) Android
8 3 (6.25%) Windows Phone
9 2 (4.17%) UNIX
10 1 (2.08%) Fedora
10 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
5 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) TDD
6 4 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Open Source
8 2 (4.17%) Manual Testing
8 2 (4.17%) System Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Information Security
8 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.17%) Test Management
8 2 (4.17%) DevOps
9 1 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Python
2 22 (45.83%) Ruby
3 16 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 13 (27.08%) C
5 6 (12.50%) Tcl
6 5 (10.42%) C++
6 5 (10.42%) Java
6 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.33%) SQL
8 3 (6.25%) PHP
9 2 (4.17%) C#
10 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.08%) Lua
10 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) JTAG
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) Squid
2 4 (8.33%) qmail
3 3 (6.25%) Firmware
4 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.08%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.08%) KVM
5 1 (2.08%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Puppet
2 8 (16.67%) SELinux
3 6 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.50%) Nagios
3 6 (12.50%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.17%) logstash
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) VMware
2 18 (37.50%) Cisco
3 9 (18.75%) Juniper
4 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.17%) Sophos
5 2 (4.17%) Websense
5 2 (4.17%) Perforce
5 2 (4.17%) Intel
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago