The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 54 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Perl 25 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.44% 2.78% 7.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.69% 5.09% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 16
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
258 216 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 66.49% 54.55% 53.20%
Number of salaries quoted 178 194 162
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Perl
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Perl Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 42 (87.50%) Shell Script
3 36 (75.00%) Tivoli
3 36 (75.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 36 (75.00%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
3 36 (75.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 36 (75.00%) Tivoli NetView
3 36 (75.00%) HACMP
3 36 (75.00%) AIX
4 35 (72.92%) Oracle
4 35 (72.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (58.33%) DB2
5 28 (58.33%) IBM
6 11 (22.92%) Python
7 8 (16.67%) Linux
8 7 (14.58%) VMware
8 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.58%) ITIL
8 7 (14.58%) UNIX
8 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell
8 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (14.58%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (12.50%) CentOS
9 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (12.50%) Open Source
9 6 (12.50%) Puppet
9 6 (12.50%) HP
9 6 (12.50%) RHCE

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) SAS
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (58.33%) DB2
2 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Redis
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Tivoli Specialist
2 8 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 7 (14.58%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Perl Developer
6 1 (2.08%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.08%) DBA
6 1 (2.08%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (2.08%) Senior Perl Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Senior DBA
6 1 (2.08%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Backbone.js
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (75.00%) HACMP
2 6 (12.50%) Open Source
2 6 (12.50%) Derivative
3 1 (2.08%) Firmware
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 36 (75.00%) AIX
3 35 (72.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (16.67%) Linux
6 7 (14.58%) UNIX
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (12.50%) CentOS
7 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 6 (12.50%) Security Management
3 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.33%) OO
4 3 (6.25%) Software Architecture
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.08%) Scrum
5 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.08%) Kanban
5 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL V2
5 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 11 (22.92%) Python
3 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.33%) PHP
4 4 (8.33%) Clojure
4 4 (8.33%) Golang
5 2 (4.17%) SQL
6 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) VBScript
6 1 (2.08%) VB
6 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) C
6 1 (2.08%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) Erlang
6 1 (2.08%) Ruby
6 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) RHCE
1 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) MCSA
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
System Software
1 36 (75.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (75.00%) Tivoli
1 36 (75.00%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
1 36 (75.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 36 (75.00%) Tivoli NetView
2 6 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Oracle
2 28 (58.33%) IBM
3 7 (14.58%) VMware
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.50%) HP
4 6 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix