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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 38 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.08% 4.20% 4.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.62% 6.42% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 19
Average salary £33,500 £45,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% -10.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
151 187 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 61.63% 65.38% 59.18%
Number of salaries quoted 144 180 215
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 33 (89.19%) Linux
1 33 (89.19%) Python
2 27 (72.97%) Unix
2 27 (72.97%) Bash Shell
3 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
4 19 (51.35%) CSS
4 19 (51.35%) HTML
4 19 (51.35%) Ruby
5 15 (40.54%) Ubuntu
5 15 (40.54%) Ruby on Rails
5 15 (40.54%) Korn
6 14 (37.84%) Open Source
7 12 (32.43%) Software Testing
7 12 (32.43%) Derivative
7 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
7 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (32.43%) CentOS
7 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (32.43%) Security Management
7 12 (32.43%) VMware
7 12 (32.43%) ITIL
7 12 (32.43%) Oracle
7 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
7 12 (32.43%) HP
7 12 (32.43%) RHCE
7 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
7 12 (32.43%) Shell Script
7 12 (32.43%) RHCSA
7 12 (32.43%) Puppet
7 12 (32.43%) Oracle Linux

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (10.81%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (10.81%) Advertising
1 4 (10.81%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (45.95%) Support Engineer
3 15 (40.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 15 (40.54%) 3rd Line Support
3 15 (40.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 15 (40.54%) Administrator
3 15 (40.54%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (40.54%) Linux Support
3 15 (40.54%) Linux Support Engineer
3 15 (40.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 15 (40.54%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 15 (40.54%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (40.54%) Systems Support Engineer
4 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Developer
5 4 (10.81%) HTML Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Perl Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) CSS
1 19 (51.35%) HTML
2 15 (40.54%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (5.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Derivative
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 27 (72.97%) Unix
3 15 (40.54%) Ubuntu
4 12 (32.43%) CentOS
4 12 (32.43%) Oracle Linux
4 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Debian
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Open Source
2 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Security Management
2 12 (32.43%) Software Testing
3 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) BDD
3 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
3 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (10.81%) TDD
4 2 (5.41%) OO
4 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
4 2 (5.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) Python
2 27 (72.97%) Bash Shell
3 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
4 19 (51.35%) Ruby
5 15 (40.54%) Korn
6 12 (32.43%) Shell Script
7 10 (27.03%) Java
8 4 (10.81%) C++
9 2 (5.41%) C#
9 2 (5.41%) PHP
9 2 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) RHCE
1 12 (32.43%) RHCSA
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) HP
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
1 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
1 12 (32.43%) VMware
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago