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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 78 59 79
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs citing Perl 64 90 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.67% 3.97% 2.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.16% 9.53% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 43
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
784 944 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.71% 41.62% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 644 775 742
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Reading

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 82 (69.49%) Linux
2 56 (47.46%) Java
3 54 (45.76%) Python
4 52 (44.07%) UNIX
5 44 (37.29%) Bash Shell
6 41 (34.75%) Red Hat
7 36 (30.51%) Windows
7 36 (30.51%) Degree
8 31 (26.27%) Software Engineering
8 31 (26.27%) C
8 31 (26.27%) C++
8 31 (26.27%) MySQL
9 30 (25.42%) SQL
10 29 (24.58%) Cisco
11 27 (22.88%) TCP/IP
12 24 (20.34%) Open Source
13 23 (19.49%) PowerShell
13 23 (19.49%) Ruby
14 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (18.64%) Apache
14 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
15 21 (17.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 20 (16.95%) Computer Science
16 20 (16.95%) Shell Script
16 20 (16.95%) .NET
17 19 (16.10%) C#
17 19 (16.10%) Internet
18 18 (15.25%) Puppet
19 17 (14.41%) OO
19 17 (14.41%) VMware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (18.64%) Apache
2 14 (11.86%) IIS
3 9 (7.63%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (5.93%) JBoss
4 7 (5.93%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (5.93%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.69%) SAS
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.85%) CMS
7 1 (0.85%) WordPress
7 1 (0.85%) Movable Type
7 1 (0.85%) Drupal
7 1 (0.85%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.88%) TCP/IP
2 19 (16.10%) Internet
3 16 (13.56%) Firewall
4 10 (8.47%) LDAP
5 9 (7.63%) DNS
6 8 (6.78%) HTTP
7 7 (5.93%) SAN
7 7 (5.93%) NAS
8 6 (5.08%) BGP
9 5 (4.24%) IPsec
9 5 (4.24%) OSPF
9 5 (4.24%) IPv4
9 5 (4.24%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (4.24%) Wireshark
9 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.24%) tcpdump
9 5 (4.24%) snoop
9 5 (4.24%) FWSM
10 3 (2.54%) MPLS
10 3 (2.54%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.27%) MySQL
2 12 (10.17%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.93%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.24%) DB2
6 3 (2.54%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (11.86%) Subversion
2 13 (11.02%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.17%) Maven
4 10 (8.47%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.24%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.54%) Ant
7 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.85%) JIRA
7 1 (0.85%) Selenium
7 1 (0.85%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (10.17%) Finance
2 8 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.39%) Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Automotive
4 3 (2.54%) Electronics
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
5 2 (1.69%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (24.58%) Systems Administrator
1 29 (24.58%) Administrator
2 19 (16.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 19 (16.10%) Linux Administrator
3 18 (15.25%) Technical Support Engineer
3 18 (15.25%) Technical Engineer
3 18 (15.25%) Support Engineer
3 18 (15.25%) Technical Support
3 18 (15.25%) Software Engineer
4 17 (14.41%) Developer
5 16 (13.56%) Java Developer
6 13 (11.02%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) Test Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) Automation Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) Test Automation Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Consultant
10 5 (4.24%) UNIX Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.95%) .NET
2 14 (11.86%) HTML
3 10 (8.47%) Spring
4 9 (7.63%) Struts
4 9 (7.63%) Swing
4 9 (7.63%) SWT
5 8 (6.78%) XML
5 8 (6.78%) CSS
6 5 (4.24%) Java EE
6 5 (4.24%) jQuery
6 5 (4.24%) HTML5
7 4 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (3.39%) CSS3
8 3 (2.54%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (2.54%) ICEfaces
9 2 (1.69%) Spring MVC
9 2 (1.69%) LAMP
9 2 (1.69%) J2EE
9 2 (1.69%) Web Services
10 1 (0.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.34%) Open Source
2 20 (16.95%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.54%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.54%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.54%) User Experience
4 3 (2.54%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.69%) SCADA
5 2 (1.69%) Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.85%) W3C
6 1 (0.85%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.85%) Animation
6 1 (0.85%) Video Editing
6 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.85%) Social Media
6 1 (0.85%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 82 (69.49%) Linux
2 52 (44.07%) UNIX
3 36 (30.51%) Windows
4 21 (17.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (11.86%) Mac OS X
6 11 (9.32%) Solaris
6 11 (9.32%) Ubuntu
7 6 (5.08%) CentOS
7 6 (5.08%) Debian
8 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.54%) LynxOS
10 3 (2.54%) VxWorks
10 3 (2.54%) OpenBSD
10 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.85%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.27%) Software Engineering
2 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.41%) OO
3 17 (14.41%) Time Management
4 15 (12.71%) OOD
4 15 (12.71%) TDD
5 14 (11.86%) UML
6 13 (11.02%) Configuration Management
7 12 (10.17%) Waterfall
8 11 (9.32%) Unit Testing
9 9 (7.63%) Validation
9 9 (7.63%) Test Automation
9 9 (7.63%) Test Planning
10 8 (6.78%) DevOps
11 7 (5.93%) ITIL
11 7 (5.93%) Release Management
12 6 (5.08%) Web Development
13 5 (4.24%) Service Delivery
13 5 (4.24%) Load Balancing
13 5 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.46%) Java
2 54 (45.76%) Python
3 44 (37.29%) Bash Shell
4 31 (26.27%) C
4 31 (26.27%) C++
5 30 (25.42%) SQL
6 23 (19.49%) PowerShell
6 23 (19.49%) Ruby
7 20 (16.95%) Shell Script
8 19 (16.10%) C#
9 11 (9.32%) PHP
10 9 (7.63%) T-SQL
11 8 (6.78%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.54%) Ada
12 3 (2.54%) AWK
13 1 (0.85%) VB
13 1 (0.85%) Korn
13 1 (0.85%) Scala
13 1 (0.85%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 36 (30.51%) Degree
2 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.54%) CCIE
2 3 (2.54%) CCSP
2 3 (2.54%) CCNP
2 3 (2.54%) CCIP
2 3 (2.54%) JNCIA
3 2 (1.69%) RHCE
3 2 (1.69%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) SLA
2 3 (2.54%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 13 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.78%) Firmware
3 7 (5.93%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (5.08%) KVM
5 5 (4.24%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.85%) NFS
7 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.85%) Ceph
7 1 (0.85%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.85%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 18 (15.25%) Puppet
2 9 (7.63%) Nagios
3 7 (5.93%) OpenAM
3 7 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.24%) Zenoss
5 4 (3.39%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.85%) Cacti
7 1 (0.85%) Ganeti
7 1 (0.85%) Salt
7 1 (0.85%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 41 (34.75%) Red Hat
2 29 (24.58%) Cisco
3 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
4 17 (14.41%) VMware
5 15 (12.71%) Oracle
6 11 (9.32%) HP
7 8 (6.78%) F5
8 7 (5.93%) Foundry
9 5 (4.24%) Sun
9 5 (4.24%) Egenera
10 4 (3.39%) Juniper
10 4 (3.39%) Remedy
11 3 (2.54%) Veritas
12 2 (1.69%) Dell
13 1 (0.85%) Symantec
13 1 (0.85%) EMC
13 1 (0.85%) Citrix
13 1 (0.85%) Adobe
13 1 (0.85%) Altiris
13 1 (0.85%) Facebook
Reading, Berkshire
fairsail
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum fantastic share scheme, bonus, PHC,
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP To 45k +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: To £55,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago