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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 53 69 45
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs citing Perl 108 75 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.73% 3.12% 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.07% 8.56% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 65 62 88
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £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
895 876 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.22% 36.41% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 718 763 717
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 £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Reading

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 119 (66.85%) Linux
2 89 (50.00%) Python
3 80 (44.94%) UNIX
4 75 (42.13%) Degree
5 68 (38.20%) TCP/IP
6 62 (34.83%) Cisco
7 61 (34.27%) Red Hat
8 56 (31.46%) Java
9 54 (30.34%) DNS
9 54 (30.34%) Bash Shell
10 51 (28.65%) Puppet
11 50 (28.09%) MySQL
12 48 (26.97%) Computer Science
13 44 (24.72%) VMware
14 42 (23.60%) Firewall
15 39 (21.91%) PHP
15 39 (21.91%) Shell Script
16 38 (21.35%) Nagios
16 38 (21.35%) Apache
16 38 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (20.22%) Oracle
18 34 (19.10%) Windows
19 33 (18.54%) SQL
19 33 (18.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 31 (17.42%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (17.42%) Internet
21 30 (16.85%) Configuration Management
21 30 (16.85%) Ruby
22 29 (16.29%) Open Source
23 28 (15.73%) Tomcat

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 38 (21.35%) Apache
2 28 (15.73%) Tomcat
3 19 (10.67%) JBoss
4 18 (10.11%) WebLogic
5 14 (7.87%) nginx
6 12 (6.74%) OpenStack
7 7 (3.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (3.93%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (3.93%) WebSphere
8 6 (3.37%) IIS
9 5 (2.81%) Drupal
10 4 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.69%) Node.js
12 2 (1.12%) Eucalyptus
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (5.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.30%) SaaS
3 8 (4.49%) PaaS
4 7 (3.93%) IaaS
5 6 (3.37%) Responsys
5 6 (3.37%) Taleo
6 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 68 (38.20%) TCP/IP
2 54 (30.34%) DNS
3 42 (23.60%) Firewall
4 31 (17.42%) Internet
5 26 (14.61%) MPLS
6 24 (13.48%) OSPF
6 24 (13.48%) BGP
7 23 (12.92%) LDAP
8 20 (11.24%) VPN
8 20 (11.24%) HTTP
9 18 (10.11%) SMTP
9 18 (10.11%) Cisco IOS
10 16 (8.99%) IPv4
11 15 (8.43%) SSL
11 15 (8.43%) LAN
11 15 (8.43%) VPLS
12 14 (7.87%) IPv6
12 14 (7.87%) SAN
13 13 (7.30%) TACACS
13 13 (7.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.09%) MySQL
2 20 (11.24%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.62%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (4.49%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.49%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.24%) Subversion
3 15 (8.43%) Maven
4 10 (5.62%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.56%) Ant
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (11.80%) Telecoms
2 16 (8.99%) Finance
3 7 (3.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.56%) Electronics
4 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (29.78%) Administrator
2 50 (28.09%) Systems Administrator
3 27 (15.17%) Linux Administrator
4 25 (14.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 25 (14.04%) Support Engineer
5 22 (12.36%) Network Engineer
6 20 (11.24%) Developer
7 14 (7.87%) Technical Support
7 14 (7.87%) Technical Support Engineer
7 14 (7.87%) Technical Engineer
7 14 (7.87%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (7.30%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 12 (6.74%) Test Engineer
9 12 (6.74%) Automation Engineer
9 12 (6.74%) Test Automation Engineer
10 11 (6.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.62%) Software Engineer
11 10 (5.62%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.49%) Senior Network Engineer
12 8 (4.49%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.80%) .NET
2 18 (10.11%) CSS
3 16 (8.99%) Web Services
4 15 (8.43%) Struts
4 15 (8.43%) Swing
4 15 (8.43%) SWT
5 9 (5.06%) MCollective
6 8 (4.49%) LAMP
7 7 (3.93%) CGI
8 6 (3.37%) Ajax
8 6 (3.37%) jQuery
8 6 (3.37%) Memcached
8 6 (3.37%) Backbone.js
8 6 (3.37%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.37%) Esper
8 6 (3.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (3.37%) XML
8 6 (3.37%) JSP
8 6 (3.37%) Servlets
8 6 (3.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (26.97%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.24%) Data Centre
3 18 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.18%) Statistics
5 5 (2.81%) User Experience
6 3 (1.69%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.69%) CMDB
6 3 (1.69%) Social Media
6 3 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.12%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.56%) Handset
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 119 (66.85%) Linux
2 80 (44.94%) UNIX
3 34 (19.10%) Windows
4 33 (18.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (11.24%) Solaris
6 14 (7.87%) CentOS
7 13 (7.30%) Mac OS X
8 8 (4.49%) Ubuntu
9 7 (3.93%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.69%) SUSE
12 2 (1.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.85%) Configuration Management
3 29 (16.29%) Open Source
4 21 (11.80%) Time Management
5 20 (11.24%) DevOps
6 19 (10.67%) Software Engineering
7 18 (10.11%) ITIL
8 17 (9.55%) Network Management
9 16 (8.99%) Waterfall
9 16 (8.99%) Load Balancing
9 16 (8.99%) SDLC
10 15 (8.43%) Test Planning
10 15 (8.43%) TDD
11 14 (7.87%) Validation
12 13 (7.30%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.74%) Test Automation
14 11 (6.18%) Incident Management
15 10 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
16 6 (3.37%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (50.00%) Python
2 56 (31.46%) Java
3 54 (30.34%) Bash Shell
4 39 (21.91%) Shell Script
4 39 (21.91%) PHP
5 33 (18.54%) SQL
6 30 (16.85%) Ruby
7 18 (10.11%) C
8 16 (8.99%) T-SQL
9 14 (7.87%) PowerShell
10 13 (7.30%) C++
11 7 (3.93%) C#
12 6 (3.37%) JavaScript
13 5 (2.81%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.25%) AWK
15 1 (0.56%) sed
15 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (42.13%) Degree
2 25 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (11.24%) Security Cleared
4 17 (9.55%) SC Cleared
5 16 (8.99%) CCNP
6 13 (7.30%) Check Point Certification
7 9 (5.06%) CCNA
8 6 (3.37%) CCIE
9 3 (1.69%) CCSP
9 3 (1.69%) CCIP
9 3 (1.69%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.56%) CISSP
11 1 (0.56%) SSCP
11 1 (0.56%) GIAC
11 1 (0.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.81%) SLA
2 4 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 31 (17.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.30%) Xen
3 12 (6.74%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (6.74%) qmail
3 12 (6.74%) Squid
4 6 (3.37%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.37%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.69%) Samba
6 2 (1.12%) Varnish
6 2 (1.12%) KVM
6 2 (1.12%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 51 (28.65%) Puppet
2 38 (21.35%) Nagios
3 21 (11.80%) ZABBIX
3 21 (11.80%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (11.80%) Graphite
4 20 (11.24%) Cacti
5 17 (9.55%) Ganglia
6 15 (8.43%) collectd
6 15 (8.43%) logstash
7 9 (5.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (3.93%) Ansible
8 7 (3.93%) OpenAM
9 6 (3.37%) Vagrant
9 6 (3.37%) Zenoss
9 6 (3.37%) Salt
10 5 (2.81%) Oracle ZFS
11 4 (2.25%) NetBackup
11 4 (2.25%) FortiGate
12 3 (1.69%) PureDisk
13 2 (1.12%) OpenView
Vendors
1 62 (34.83%) Cisco
2 61 (34.27%) Red Hat
3 44 (24.72%) VMware
4 36 (20.22%) Oracle
5 26 (14.61%) Microsoft
6 19 (10.67%) Sun
7 16 (8.99%) Juniper
7 16 (8.99%) F5
8 13 (7.30%) CheckPoint
9 11 (6.18%) Splunk
10 7 (3.93%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (3.93%) HP
10 7 (3.93%) IBM
11 6 (3.37%) Eloqua
12 4 (2.25%) Websense
12 4 (2.25%) EMC
12 4 (2.25%) NetApp
13 3 (1.69%) Veritas
13 3 (1.69%) Symantec
13 3 (1.69%) Dell
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