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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 69 52 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs citing Perl 72 89 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.06% 3.97% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.79% 9.53% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 45 63 50
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +6.32%
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
819 934 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.82% 41.72% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 703 795 784
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 March 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Reading

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 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 88 (68.22%) Linux
2 64 (49.61%) UNIX
3 62 (48.06%) Java
4 56 (43.41%) Python
5 48 (37.21%) Degree
6 46 (35.66%) Bash Shell
7 45 (34.88%) Red Hat
8 44 (34.11%) Windows
9 38 (29.46%) SQL
10 36 (27.91%) TCP/IP
11 35 (27.13%) Software Engineering
12 33 (25.58%) MySQL
12 33 (25.58%) C++
13 32 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (24.03%) C
15 27 (20.93%) Cisco
16 26 (20.16%) Shell Script
17 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
18 24 (18.60%) TDD
18 24 (18.60%) Subversion
18 24 (18.60%) PowerShell
19 23 (17.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 23 (17.83%) Git (software)
19 23 (17.83%) Open Source
19 23 (17.83%) Ruby
19 23 (17.83%) Computer Science
19 23 (17.83%) .NET
19 23 (17.83%) Apache
20 22 (17.05%) Maven
20 22 (17.05%) Waterfall

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 23 (17.83%) Apache
2 13 (10.08%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.53%) IIS
3 11 (8.53%) JBoss
3 11 (8.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (8.53%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (8.53%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.78%) SAS
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
2 1 (0.78%) IaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (27.91%) TCP/IP
2 21 (16.28%) Internet
3 20 (15.50%) Firewall
4 14 (10.85%) LDAP
5 12 (9.30%) HTTP
5 12 (9.30%) SAN
5 12 (9.30%) NAS
6 10 (7.75%) DNS
7 6 (4.65%) BGP
8 5 (3.88%) IPsec
8 5 (3.88%) IPv4
8 5 (3.88%) OSPF
9 3 (2.33%) MPLS
9 3 (2.33%) IPv6
9 3 (2.33%) SSL
9 3 (2.33%) PPP
9 3 (2.33%) VPN
9 3 (2.33%) EIGRP
9 3 (2.33%) L2TP
9 3 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.58%) MySQL
2 16 (12.40%) Relational Database
3 13 (10.08%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.88%) DB2
7 3 (2.33%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (18.60%) Subversion
2 23 (17.83%) Git (software)
3 22 (17.05%) Maven
4 10 (7.75%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.10%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.33%) Ant
7 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 17 (13.18%) Finance
2 7 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.10%) Banking
3 4 (3.10%) Automotive
4 3 (2.33%) Electronics
5 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.55%) Publishing
6 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (21.71%) Systems Administrator
1 28 (21.71%) Administrator
2 22 (17.05%) Technical Support
2 22 (17.05%) Support Engineer
2 22 (17.05%) Technical Support Engineer
2 22 (17.05%) Technical Engineer
2 22 (17.05%) Linux Administrator
3 21 (16.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 18 (13.95%) Software Engineer
5 17 (13.18%) Test Engineer
5 17 (13.18%) Automation Engineer
5 17 (13.18%) Test Automation Engineer
6 16 (12.40%) Java Developer
6 16 (12.40%) Developer
7 11 (8.53%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (2.33%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.83%) .NET
2 19 (14.73%) Struts
2 19 (14.73%) Swing
2 19 (14.73%) SWT
3 8 (6.20%) Spring
3 8 (6.20%) HTML
4 6 (4.65%) CSS
5 5 (3.88%) jQuery
6 4 (3.10%) CSS3
6 4 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (3.10%) HTML5
6 4 (3.10%) Java EE
7 3 (2.33%) ICEfaces
7 3 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.55%) LAMP
8 2 (1.55%) Web Services
8 2 (1.55%) XML
9 1 (0.78%) DHTML
9 1 (0.78%) J2EE
9 1 (0.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.83%) Computer Science
1 23 (17.83%) Open Source
2 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.33%) Smart Meter
3 3 (2.33%) User Experience
3 3 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.55%) Clustering
4 2 (1.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.78%) Replication
5 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 88 (68.22%) Linux
2 64 (49.61%) UNIX
3 44 (34.11%) Windows
4 23 (17.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (13.95%) Mac OS X
6 12 (9.30%) Ubuntu
7 8 (6.20%) Solaris
8 6 (4.65%) Debian
8 6 (4.65%) CentOS
9 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.33%) VxWorks
11 3 (2.33%) LynxOS
11 3 (2.33%) OpenBSD
11 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.78%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.13%) Software Engineering
2 32 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (18.60%) TDD
4 22 (17.05%) Waterfall
5 20 (15.50%) Time Management
6 19 (14.73%) Test Planning
7 18 (13.95%) Validation
8 17 (13.18%) OO
8 17 (13.18%) Test Automation
9 14 (10.85%) OOD
10 13 (10.08%) UML
11 12 (9.30%) Configuration Management
12 11 (8.53%) Unit Testing
13 10 (7.75%) DevOps
14 7 (5.43%) Release Management
15 6 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (4.65%) ITIL
16 5 (3.88%) Load Balancing
17 4 (3.10%) Service Delivery
17 4 (3.10%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (48.06%) Java
2 56 (43.41%) Python
3 46 (35.66%) Bash Shell
4 38 (29.46%) SQL
5 33 (25.58%) C++
6 31 (24.03%) C
7 26 (20.16%) Shell Script
8 24 (18.60%) PowerShell
9 23 (17.83%) Ruby
10 19 (14.73%) T-SQL
11 16 (12.40%) C#
12 11 (8.53%) PHP
13 6 (4.65%) JavaScript
14 3 (2.33%) AWK
14 3 (2.33%) Ada
15 1 (0.78%) Korn
15 1 (0.78%) Scala
15 1 (0.78%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.78%) VB
15 1 (0.78%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 48 (37.21%) Degree
2 5 (3.88%) VCP4
3 3 (2.33%) JNCIA
3 3 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.33%) CCIE
3 3 (2.33%) CCSP
3 3 (2.33%) CCNP
3 3 (2.33%) CCIP
4 2 (1.55%) CISSP
4 2 (1.55%) RHCE
4 2 (1.55%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.53%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.10%) Firmware
4 4 (3.10%) KVM
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.78%) Xen
6 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.78%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.78%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (0.78%) Ceph
6 1 (0.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (16.28%) Puppet
2 11 (8.53%) OpenAM
3 9 (6.98%) Nagios
4 8 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.65%) Zenoss
6 5 (3.88%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.78%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.78%) Salt
8 1 (0.78%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 45 (34.88%) Red Hat
2 27 (20.93%) Cisco
3 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
4 20 (15.50%) Oracle
5 14 (10.85%) VMware
6 7 (5.43%) HP
7 4 (3.10%) Juniper
7 4 (3.10%) Remedy
7 4 (3.10%) F5
8 3 (2.33%) Foundry
8 3 (2.33%) Veritas
9 2 (1.55%) Sun
9 2 (1.55%) Dell
9 2 (1.55%) EMC
10 1 (0.78%) Citrix
10 1 (0.78%) NetApp
10 1 (0.78%) Symantec
10 1 (0.78%) Isilon
10 1 (0.78%) Altiris
10 1 (0.78%) Egenera
Reading, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £56000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, or Linlithgow, Scotland
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, or Linlithgow, Scotland
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago