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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 36 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 43 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.89% 3.86% 3.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.08% 6.01% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42 37 26
Average salary £43,000 £52,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £41,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
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
388 632 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 53.15% 64.16% 60.80%
Number of salaries quoted 356 565 653
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 26 November 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Oxford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 49 (85.96%) Python
2 24 (42.11%) C
3 23 (40.35%) Ruby
4 20 (35.09%) C++
5 17 (29.82%) PhD
6 15 (26.32%) CSS
7 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
7 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
8 13 (22.81%) Data Analysis
9 12 (21.05%) Marketing
9 12 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (21.05%) Analytics
9 12 (21.05%) User Experience
9 12 (21.05%) Debian
9 12 (21.05%) Linux
10 11 (19.30%) HTML
10 11 (19.30%) Java
10 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (19.30%) R
11 10 (17.54%) Statistical Modelling
11 10 (17.54%) Algorithms
11 10 (17.54%) Open Source
11 10 (17.54%) Windows
11 10 (17.54%) VMware
12 9 (15.79%) Mathematics
12 9 (15.79%) Physics
13 8 (14.04%) Subversion
13 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
14 7 (12.28%) DNA
14 7 (12.28%) FreeBSD

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (12.28%) Apache
2 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.26%) nginx
4 2 (3.51%) CMS
5 1 (1.75%) WordPress
5 1 (1.75%) Node.js
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) SAN
2 4 (7.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) RDBMS
1 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (12.28%) NoSQL
1 7 (12.28%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.75%) HBase
4 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Subversion
2 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.26%) JIRA
3 3 (5.26%) Bugzilla
3 3 (5.26%) GDB
4 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (21.05%) Marketing
2 2 (3.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Software Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (21.05%) Administrator
3 10 (17.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (17.54%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (17.54%) Research Scientist
4 7 (12.28%) Perl Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Graduate
6 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) CSS
2 11 (19.30%) HTML
3 6 (10.53%) .NET
3 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.53%) HTML5
4 5 (8.77%) LAMP
5 4 (7.02%) jQuery
6 2 (3.51%) D3.js
6 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.51%) XML
6 2 (3.51%) XSLT
7 1 (1.75%) Ajax
7 1 (1.75%) YUI
7 1 (1.75%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) User Experience
2 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (17.54%) Algorithms
3 10 (17.54%) Open Source
4 9 (15.79%) Mathematics
4 9 (15.79%) Physics
5 5 (8.77%) Blackberry
5 5 (8.77%) iPhone
6 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.51%) Biotechnology
8 1 (1.75%) ASIC
8 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
1 12 (21.05%) Debian
2 10 (17.54%) Windows
3 7 (12.28%) FreeBSD
3 7 (12.28%) Ubuntu
4 6 (10.53%) Android
5 5 (8.77%) CentOS
5 5 (8.77%) Solaris
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Phone
6 4 (7.02%) Fedora
7 3 (5.26%) UNIX
7 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
2 13 (22.81%) Data Analysis
3 12 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
3 12 (21.05%) Analytics
4 10 (17.54%) Statistical Modelling
5 7 (12.28%) Technical Analysis
5 7 (12.28%) OpenUP
5 7 (12.28%) Signal Processing
5 7 (12.28%) Speech Recognition
5 7 (12.28%) DNA
5 7 (12.28%) MVC
6 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.51%) Content Management
8 2 (3.51%) DevOps
8 2 (3.51%) Bioinformatics
9 1 (1.75%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.75%) TDD
9 1 (1.75%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) Python
2 24 (42.11%) C
3 23 (40.35%) Ruby
4 20 (35.09%) C++
5 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
6 11 (19.30%) Java
6 11 (19.30%) R
7 7 (12.28%) MATLAB
8 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.77%) PHP
8 5 (8.77%) SQL
9 2 (3.51%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.51%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.75%) C#
10 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) PhD
2 5 (8.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) XenServer
2 3 (5.26%) Firmware
2 3 (5.26%) Xen
3 2 (3.51%) KVM
4 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) VMware
2 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco
3 5 (8.77%) Juniper
4 3 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) Perforce
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
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