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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 36 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Perl 12 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.21% 4.36% 7.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.49% 7.23% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 13
Average salary £45,000 £50,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% +55.38%
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
185 235 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 64.91% 60.26% 62.87%
Number of salaries quoted 176 217 95
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 6 May 2015, 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 27 (96.43%) Windows
1 27 (96.43%) Shell Script
2 25 (89.29%) Oracle
2 25 (89.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 20 (71.43%) Linux
3 20 (71.43%) Red Hat
4 19 (67.86%) Software Testing
4 19 (67.86%) Derivative
4 19 (67.86%) DV Cleared
4 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
4 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (67.86%) Service Delivery
4 19 (67.86%) Security Management
4 19 (67.86%) VMware
4 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
4 19 (67.86%) HP
4 19 (67.86%) RHCE
4 19 (67.86%) Python
4 19 (67.86%) ITIL
4 19 (67.86%) UNIX
4 19 (67.86%) Puppet
4 19 (67.86%) Oracle Linux
4 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (67.86%) RHCSA
4 19 (67.86%) CentOS
4 19 (67.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (67.86%) Open Source
5 8 (28.57%) AIX
5 8 (28.57%) Tivoli

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (67.86%) Systems Administrator
2 19 (67.86%) Administrator
2 19 (67.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (67.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 19 (67.86%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Tivoli Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) Derivative
1 19 (67.86%) Open Source
2 8 (28.57%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (71.43%) Linux
4 19 (67.86%) CentOS
4 19 (67.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (67.86%) Oracle Linux
4 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (67.86%) UNIX
5 8 (28.57%) AIX
6 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) ITIL
1 19 (67.86%) Service Delivery
1 19 (67.86%) Security Management
1 19 (67.86%) Software Testing
2 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) Shell Script
2 20 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 19 (67.86%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) RHCE
1 19 (67.86%) DV Cleared
1 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
1 19 (67.86%) RHCSA
2 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (28.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 19 (67.86%) Puppet
2 8 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 8 (28.57%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 8 (28.57%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Oracle
2 20 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 19 (67.86%) VMware
3 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
3 19 (67.86%) HP
4 6 (21.43%) IBM