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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 45 42 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +31
Permanent jobs citing Perl 39 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.38% 4.57% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.56% 7.99% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 18
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £40,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
408 463 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 56.28% 57.23% 56.68%
Number of salaries quoted 362 397 549
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 28 January 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Oxford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 59 (79.73%) Python
2 27 (36.49%) Ruby
3 25 (33.78%) C++
4 24 (32.43%) C
5 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
6 20 (27.03%) Windows
6 20 (27.03%) PhD
6 20 (27.03%) Linux
7 17 (22.97%) VMware
7 17 (22.97%) Data Analysis
8 16 (21.62%) Marketing
8 16 (21.62%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (21.62%) CSS
8 16 (21.62%) User Experience
9 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (20.27%) Analytics
9 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
9 15 (20.27%) Puppet
10 14 (18.92%) CentOS
10 14 (18.92%) Open Source
10 14 (18.92%) R
10 14 (18.92%) Red Hat
11 13 (17.57%) Debian
11 13 (17.57%) HTML
11 13 (17.57%) Java
11 13 (17.57%) Statistical Modelling
11 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
11 13 (17.57%) Algorithms
12 12 (16.22%) Ubuntu
13 11 (14.86%) Android

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (4.05%) Apache
1 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) WordPress
2 1 (1.35%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) SAN
2 5 (6.76%) DNS
3 4 (5.41%) DHCP
3 4 (5.41%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) WAN
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.16%) RDBMS
2 9 (12.16%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.41%) MySQL
5 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Subversion
2 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.70%) JIRA
3 2 (2.70%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.70%) GDB
4 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (21.62%) Marketing
2 2 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Software Engineer
2 17 (22.97%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) Systems Administrator
2 17 (22.97%) Administrator
3 14 (18.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 14 (18.92%) Linux Administrator
4 13 (17.57%) Research Scientist
5 9 (12.16%) Perl Software Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Perl Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Graduate
6 7 (9.46%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Data Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) CSS
2 13 (17.57%) HTML
3 10 (13.51%) LAMP
4 9 (12.16%) Catalyst
4 9 (12.16%) Moose
5 6 (8.11%) HTML5
5 6 (8.11%) .NET
5 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.05%) jQuery
7 2 (2.70%) XML
7 2 (2.70%) XSLT
7 2 (2.70%) D3.js
8 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.35%) PhoneGap
8 1 (1.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) User Experience
2 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (18.92%) Open Source
4 13 (17.57%) Algorithms
5 10 (13.51%) iPhone
5 10 (13.51%) Blackberry
6 8 (10.81%) Mathematics
6 8 (10.81%) Physics
7 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.70%) Biotechnology
8 2 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.35%) Social Media
9 1 (1.35%) Informatics
9 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.03%) Windows
1 20 (27.03%) Linux
2 14 (18.92%) CentOS
3 13 (17.57%) Debian
4 12 (16.22%) Ubuntu
5 11 (14.86%) Android
6 10 (13.51%) Solaris
6 10 (13.51%) Windows Phone
7 9 (12.16%) UNIX
7 9 (12.16%) FreeBSD
8 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.05%) Fedora
10 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
2 17 (22.97%) Data Analysis
3 16 (21.62%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (20.27%) Analytics
5 13 (17.57%) Statistical Modelling
6 9 (12.16%) MVC
7 7 (9.46%) DNA
7 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.11%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (8.11%) OpenUP
8 6 (8.11%) Signal Processing
8 6 (8.11%) Speech Recognition
9 5 (6.76%) DevOps
10 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.41%) OOP
10 4 (5.41%) OO
11 3 (4.05%) Test Automation
12 2 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.70%) Content Management
12 2 (2.70%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 59 (79.73%) Python
2 27 (36.49%) Ruby
3 25 (33.78%) C++
4 24 (32.43%) C
5 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
6 14 (18.92%) R
7 13 (17.57%) Java
8 11 (14.86%) PHP
9 8 (10.81%) SQL
10 6 (8.11%) MATLAB
11 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
12 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
12 4 (5.41%) C#
13 2 (2.70%) Embedded C
13 2 (2.70%) Embedded C++
14 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) PhD
2 4 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.05%) KVM
3 2 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (20.27%) Puppet
2 4 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) VMware
2 14 (18.92%) Red Hat
3 10 (13.51%) Juniper
3 10 (13.51%) Cisco
4 1 (1.35%) HP
4 1 (1.35%) Google
4 1 (1.35%) Xamarin
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