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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 81 46 64
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +18
Permanent jobs citing Perl 69 104 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.89% 4.30% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.51% 11.11% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 47 83 51
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
811 936 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.95% 38.71% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 690 828 716
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Reading

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 94 (70.68%) Linux
2 69 (51.88%) UNIX
3 59 (44.36%) Python
4 55 (41.35%) Java
5 48 (36.09%) Bash Shell
6 44 (33.08%) Red Hat
7 42 (31.58%) Cisco
8 41 (30.83%) Degree
9 39 (29.32%) Windows
10 38 (28.57%) MySQL
10 38 (28.57%) TCP/IP
11 34 (25.56%) SQL
11 34 (25.56%) Shell Script
11 34 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (22.56%) Puppet
13 29 (21.80%) Firewall
13 29 (21.80%) Ruby
14 28 (21.05%) Open Source
14 28 (21.05%) Internet
14 28 (21.05%) Apache
14 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
15 27 (20.30%) .NET
15 27 (20.30%) Subversion
16 25 (18.80%) Git (software)
17 24 (18.05%) PowerShell
18 23 (17.29%) Time Management
19 22 (16.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 21 (15.79%) Waterfall
20 21 (15.79%) TDD
20 21 (15.79%) Software Engineering

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 28 (21.05%) Apache
2 14 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 13 (9.77%) IIS
4 12 (9.02%) JBoss
5 11 (8.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 11 (8.27%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (8.27%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.01%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.26%) nginx
8 2 (1.50%) Eucalyptus
8 2 (1.50%) Drupal
8 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.75%) SAS
9 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.53%) SaaS
2 7 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.50%) PaaS
5 1 (0.75%) IaaS
5 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 29 (21.80%) Firewall
3 28 (21.05%) Internet
4 18 (13.53%) LDAP
5 15 (11.28%) SAN
5 15 (11.28%) NAS
6 13 (9.77%) HTTP
6 13 (9.77%) DNS
7 11 (8.27%) MPLS
8 10 (7.52%) BGP
9 9 (6.77%) OSPF
10 8 (6.02%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (5.26%) IPsec
11 7 (5.26%) IPv4
11 7 (5.26%) VPN
12 6 (4.51%) Broadband
12 6 (4.51%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (3.76%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (3.76%) IPv6
14 4 (3.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (28.57%) MySQL
2 14 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.27%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (8.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (8.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.01%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (3.01%) DB2
7 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.50%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.50%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (20.30%) Subversion
2 25 (18.80%) Git (software)
3 20 (15.04%) Maven
4 3 (2.26%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 12 (9.02%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Automotive
2 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.26%) Electronics
4 2 (1.50%) Publishing
4 2 (1.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (24.06%) Systems Administrator
1 32 (24.06%) Administrator
2 26 (19.55%) Support Engineer
3 25 (18.80%) Linux Administrator
4 24 (18.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 21 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
5 21 (15.79%) Technical Support Engineer
5 21 (15.79%) Technical Support
6 17 (12.78%) Test Engineer
6 17 (12.78%) Automation Engineer
6 17 (12.78%) Test Automation Engineer
7 16 (12.03%) Developer
8 12 (9.02%) Java Developer
8 12 (9.02%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.76%) Team Leader
11 5 (3.76%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.30%) .NET
2 20 (15.04%) Struts
2 20 (15.04%) Swing
2 20 (15.04%) SWT
3 5 (3.76%) CSS
4 3 (2.26%) HTML
4 3 (2.26%) Web Services
4 3 (2.26%) XML
4 3 (2.26%) LAMP
4 3 (2.26%) Ajax
4 3 (2.26%) jQuery
5 2 (1.50%) Software Packaging
5 2 (1.50%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.50%) Sensu
5 2 (1.50%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.50%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.05%) Open Source
2 16 (12.03%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.26%) CMDB
4 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.50%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.50%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 94 (70.68%) Linux
2 69 (51.88%) UNIX
3 39 (29.32%) Windows
4 22 (16.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (12.78%) Mac OS X
6 12 (9.02%) Ubuntu
7 11 (8.27%) Solaris
8 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.01%) Debian
11 3 (2.26%) CentOS
12 2 (1.50%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.29%) Time Management
3 21 (15.79%) Waterfall
3 21 (15.79%) TDD
3 21 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 20 (15.04%) Test Planning
5 19 (14.29%) Validation
6 17 (12.78%) Test Automation
6 17 (12.78%) DevOps
7 12 (9.02%) Configuration Management
8 10 (7.52%) ITIL
9 9 (6.77%) Project Management
10 8 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (5.26%) Load Balancing
11 7 (5.26%) Release Management
12 6 (4.51%) Reverse Engineering
12 6 (4.51%) Network Management
13 5 (3.76%) Kalman Filter
14 4 (3.01%) Integration Testing
14 4 (3.01%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.36%) Python
2 55 (41.35%) Java
3 48 (36.09%) Bash Shell
4 34 (25.56%) Shell Script
4 34 (25.56%) SQL
5 29 (21.80%) Ruby
6 24 (18.05%) PowerShell
7 21 (15.79%) PHP
8 20 (15.04%) T-SQL
9 13 (9.77%) C++
10 11 (8.27%) C
11 7 (5.26%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.50%) C#
13 1 (0.75%) Scala
13 1 (0.75%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 41 (30.83%) Degree
2 10 (7.52%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.51%) CCIE
4 5 (3.76%) CCNP
4 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.26%) CISSP
5 3 (2.26%) JNCIA
5 3 (2.26%) CCIP
5 3 (2.26%) CCSP
6 2 (1.50%) CCNA
6 2 (1.50%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.50%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.75%) SSCP
7 1 (0.75%) GIAC
7 1 (0.75%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.27%) Oracle RAC
1 11 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.26%) Firmware
2 3 (2.26%) KVM
3 2 (1.50%) GlusterFS
3 2 (1.50%) Varnish
3 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.75%) Kamailio
4 1 (0.75%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (0.75%) iptables
4 1 (0.75%) Squid
4 1 (0.75%) Xen
4 1 (0.75%) qmail
Systems Management
1 30 (22.56%) Puppet
2 18 (13.53%) Nagios
3 14 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (8.27%) OpenAM
5 8 (6.02%) Zenoss
6 6 (4.51%) Cacti
7 4 (3.01%) NetBackup
7 4 (3.01%) ZABBIX
7 4 (3.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (2.26%) Ganglia
8 3 (2.26%) PureDisk
8 3 (2.26%) Ansible
9 2 (1.50%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.50%) OpenView
9 2 (1.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.75%) collectd
10 1 (0.75%) logstash
10 1 (0.75%) Salt
10 1 (0.75%) Graphite
Vendors
1 44 (33.08%) Red Hat
2 42 (31.58%) Cisco
3 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 21 (15.79%) Oracle
5 15 (11.28%) VMware
6 6 (4.51%) F5
6 6 (4.51%) Juniper
7 5 (3.76%) HP
7 5 (3.76%) Dell
8 4 (3.01%) EMC
8 4 (3.01%) IBM
8 4 (3.01%) NetApp
9 3 (2.26%) Veritas
9 3 (2.26%) Hitachi
9 3 (2.26%) Symantec
9 3 (2.26%) Splunk
9 3 (2.26%) Rackspace
9 3 (2.26%) Brocade
9 3 (2.26%) Foundry
9 3 (2.26%) 3PAR
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: + benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Please apply for full details
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Bens, Shares
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Eligo
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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fairsail
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum excellent base, share options, priva
Posted: 11 days ago
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Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Superb Benefits
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