The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 77 53 75
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +22
Permanent jobs citing Perl 68 97 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.79% 4.14% 3.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.10% 10.13% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 77 43
Average salary £49,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
839 958 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.48% 40.92% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 730 824 746
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Perl
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Perl Salary Trend in Reading

Perl
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Reading

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 93 (70.45%) Linux
2 65 (49.24%) UNIX
3 60 (45.45%) Python
4 59 (44.70%) Java
5 50 (37.88%) Bash Shell
6 49 (37.12%) Red Hat
7 45 (34.09%) Degree
8 39 (29.55%) Windows
8 39 (29.55%) TCP/IP
9 37 (28.03%) MySQL
10 35 (26.52%) SQL
11 34 (25.76%) Cisco
11 34 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (22.73%) Open Source
13 29 (21.97%) Ruby
13 29 (21.97%) Shell Script
13 29 (21.97%) Microsoft
14 28 (21.21%) Software Engineering
15 27 (20.45%) Apache
15 27 (20.45%) Internet
16 26 (19.70%) Subversion
16 26 (19.70%) Puppet
17 25 (18.94%) PowerShell
17 25 (18.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 25 (18.94%) .NET
17 25 (18.94%) C++
18 24 (18.18%) Time Management
18 24 (18.18%) Git (software)
19 23 (17.42%) C
19 23 (17.42%) Oracle

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (20.45%) Apache
2 13 (9.85%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.85%) IIS
3 11 (8.33%) JBoss
3 11 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.52%) Drupal
5 2 (1.52%) nginx
5 2 (1.52%) Eucalyptus
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.76%) SAS
6 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.09%) SaaS
2 5 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) PaaS
4 1 (0.76%) IaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (29.55%) TCP/IP
2 27 (20.45%) Internet
3 21 (15.91%) Firewall
4 16 (12.12%) LDAP
5 12 (9.09%) HTTP
5 12 (9.09%) SAN
5 12 (9.09%) NAS
6 9 (6.82%) DNS
7 6 (4.55%) BGP
8 5 (3.79%) IPv4
8 5 (3.79%) MPLS
8 5 (3.79%) OSPF
8 5 (3.79%) IPsec
9 4 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.27%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (2.27%) xDSL
10 3 (2.27%) IPv6
10 3 (2.27%) SSL
10 3 (2.27%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.03%) MySQL
2 15 (11.36%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.30%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.79%) DB2
7 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (19.70%) Subversion
2 24 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 21 (15.91%) Maven
4 6 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.52%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.76%) Ant
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 13 (9.85%) Finance
2 4 (3.03%) Automotive
2 4 (3.03%) Electronics
3 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.52%) Publishing
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (25.76%) Systems Administrator
1 34 (25.76%) Administrator
2 27 (20.45%) Linux Administrator
3 26 (19.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 25 (18.94%) Support Engineer
5 23 (17.42%) Technical Support
5 23 (17.42%) Technical Engineer
5 23 (17.42%) Technical Support Engineer
6 17 (12.88%) Test Engineer
6 17 (12.88%) Automation Engineer
6 17 (12.88%) Test Automation Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Java Developer
7 13 (9.85%) Software Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Developer
8 11 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.94%) .NET
2 20 (15.15%) Struts
2 20 (15.15%) Swing
2 20 (15.15%) SWT
3 4 (3.03%) HTML
4 3 (2.27%) Web Services
4 3 (2.27%) LAMP
4 3 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.52%) Spring
5 2 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.52%) Sensu
5 2 (1.52%) CSS
5 2 (1.52%) jQuery
6 1 (0.76%) ICEfaces
6 1 (0.76%) HTML5
6 1 (0.76%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.76%) CSS3
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.76%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.73%) Open Source
2 19 (14.39%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.27%) Smart Meter
3 3 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.52%) CMDB
4 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 93 (70.45%) Linux
2 65 (49.24%) UNIX
3 39 (29.55%) Windows
4 25 (18.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (14.39%) Mac OS X
6 12 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 9 (6.82%) Solaris
8 5 (3.79%) CentOS
9 4 (3.03%) Debian
10 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.52%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.76%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.76%) LynxOS
12 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.21%) Software Engineering
3 24 (18.18%) Time Management
4 22 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 22 (16.67%) TDD
5 20 (15.15%) Test Planning
6 19 (14.39%) Validation
7 17 (12.88%) Test Automation
8 16 (12.12%) DevOps
9 12 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.06%) ITIL
10 8 (6.06%) OO
10 8 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (5.30%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.30%) Release Management
11 7 (5.30%) OOD
11 7 (5.30%) UML
12 6 (4.55%) Project Management
13 5 (3.79%) Change Management
13 5 (3.79%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 60 (45.45%) Python
2 59 (44.70%) Java
3 50 (37.88%) Bash Shell
4 35 (26.52%) SQL
5 29 (21.97%) Ruby
5 29 (21.97%) Shell Script
6 25 (18.94%) PowerShell
6 25 (18.94%) C++
7 23 (17.42%) C
8 20 (15.15%) T-SQL
9 17 (12.88%) PHP
10 8 (6.06%) C#
11 5 (3.79%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.52%) AWK
13 1 (0.76%) Ada
13 1 (0.76%) Scala
13 1 (0.76%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 45 (34.09%) Degree
2 5 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.79%) CCIE
3 3 (2.27%) CCSP
3 3 (2.27%) CCNP
3 3 (2.27%) CCIP
3 3 (2.27%) JNCIA
4 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.52%) CISSP
4 2 (1.52%) RHCE
4 2 (1.52%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.03%) Firmware
4 2 (1.52%) KVM
4 2 (1.52%) GlusterFS
4 2 (1.52%) Varnish
4 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.76%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.76%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (0.76%) iptables
5 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (19.70%) Puppet
2 13 (9.85%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (9.85%) Nagios
3 11 (8.33%) OpenAM
4 8 (6.06%) Zenoss
5 4 (3.03%) Cacti
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (2.27%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.52%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.52%) OpenView
7 2 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (1.52%) Ganglia
7 2 (1.52%) Ansible
8 1 (0.76%) Salt
8 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (37.12%) Red Hat
2 34 (25.76%) Cisco
3 29 (21.97%) Microsoft
4 23 (17.42%) Oracle
5 13 (9.85%) VMware
6 4 (3.03%) F5
6 4 (3.03%) Juniper
6 4 (3.03%) HP
7 3 (2.27%) Foundry
7 3 (2.27%) Remedy
8 2 (1.52%) Splunk
8 2 (1.52%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.52%) Dell
8 2 (1.52%) Sun
8 2 (1.52%) BMC
8 2 (1.52%) Veritas
9 1 (0.76%) NetApp
9 1 (0.76%) EMC
9 1 (0.76%) Egenera
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: + benefits package.
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago