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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 94 59 92
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +33
Permanent jobs citing Perl 53 84 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.05% 3.34% 2.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.19% 8.36% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 44
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
737 1005 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.49% 40.01% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 596 863 865
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 31 October 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Reading

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 83 (74.11%) Linux
2 46 (41.07%) Python
3 43 (38.39%) Bash Shell
4 41 (36.61%) UNIX
4 41 (36.61%) Java
5 37 (33.04%) Red Hat
6 32 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 32 (28.57%) C#
7 31 (27.68%) SQL
8 30 (26.79%) Cisco
8 30 (26.79%) Degree
9 29 (25.89%) Open Source
10 25 (22.32%) C
10 25 (22.32%) Windows
11 24 (21.43%) C++
12 22 (19.64%) Computer Science
13 21 (18.75%) TCP/IP
14 20 (17.86%) MySQL
14 20 (17.86%) VMware
15 19 (16.96%) Software Engineering
15 19 (16.96%) Internet
16 18 (16.07%) OO
16 18 (16.07%) Time Management
17 17 (15.18%) .NET
18 16 (14.29%) HTML
18 16 (14.29%) Shell Script
18 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (13.39%) Ruby
19 15 (13.39%) PHP
19 15 (13.39%) UML

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 11 (9.82%) Apache
2 4 (3.57%) IIS
3 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.68%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.68%) CMS
3 3 (2.68%) Drupal
4 1 (0.89%) WordPress
4 1 (0.89%) Movable Type
4 1 (0.89%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.89%) SAS
4 1 (0.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.04%) SaaS
2 1 (0.89%) PaaS
2 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 19 (16.96%) Internet
3 11 (9.82%) DNS
4 5 (4.46%) OSPF
4 5 (4.46%) BGP
4 5 (4.46%) SAN
4 5 (4.46%) NAS
5 4 (3.57%) tcpdump
5 4 (3.57%) snoop
5 4 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (3.57%) Wireshark
5 4 (3.57%) Firewall
5 4 (3.57%) LDAP
5 4 (3.57%) SMTP
5 4 (3.57%) HTTP
5 4 (3.57%) FWSM
6 2 (1.79%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (1.79%) PPP
6 2 (1.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.86%) MySQL
2 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.89%) DB2
4 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Visual Studio
1 10 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.36%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.57%) Ant
3 4 (3.57%) Maven
3 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.68%) Subversion
5 1 (0.89%) Selenium
5 1 (0.89%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.89%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.89%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (8.93%) Telecoms
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (1.79%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.79%) Marketing
3 2 (1.79%) Back Office
3 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.89%) Games
4 1 (0.89%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (31.25%) Administrator
2 34 (30.36%) Systems Administrator
3 30 (26.79%) Linux Administrator
4 29 (25.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 22 (19.64%) Developer
6 15 (13.39%) Software Engineer
7 11 (9.82%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (8.04%) Consultant
8 9 (8.04%) Java Developer
8 9 (8.04%) PHP Developer
9 8 (7.14%) LAMP Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Technical Support
9 8 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Technical Support Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Technical Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) .NET Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.18%) .NET
2 16 (14.29%) HTML
3 15 (13.39%) Web Services
4 12 (10.71%) XML
4 12 (10.71%) Spring
5 11 (9.82%) CSS
5 11 (9.82%) RESTful
6 10 (8.93%) LAMP
7 9 (8.04%) .NET Framework
8 5 (4.46%) Java EE
8 5 (4.46%) HTML5
9 4 (3.57%) CSS3
9 4 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.57%) ICEfaces
9 4 (3.57%) jQuery
10 2 (1.79%) Spring MVC
10 2 (1.79%) Ajax
11 1 (0.89%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.89%) JSON
11 1 (0.89%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.89%) Open Source
2 22 (19.64%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.93%) Client/Server
4 9 (8.04%) Mobile Computing
5 7 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 6 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (4.46%) Derivative
8 4 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.68%) User Experience
10 2 (1.79%) Clustering
10 2 (1.79%) SCADA
11 1 (0.89%) W3C
11 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.89%) Animation
11 1 (0.89%) Video Editing
11 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.89%) Social Media
11 1 (0.89%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 83 (74.11%) Linux
2 41 (36.61%) UNIX
3 25 (22.32%) Windows
4 15 (13.39%) Solaris
5 10 (8.93%) CentOS
5 10 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.36%) Mac OS X
7 5 (4.46%) AIX
7 5 (4.46%) HPUX
7 5 (4.46%) Debian
8 4 (3.57%) VxWorks
8 4 (3.57%) LynxOS
8 4 (3.57%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.89%) SUSE
10 1 (0.89%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.89%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.96%) Software Engineering
2 18 (16.07%) OO
2 18 (16.07%) Time Management
3 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.39%) UML
4 15 (13.39%) OOD
5 12 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (9.82%) Unit Testing
7 8 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 8 (7.14%) Scrum
8 7 (6.25%) Web Development
9 5 (4.46%) TDD
9 5 (4.46%) Project Management
9 5 (4.46%) ITIL
10 4 (3.57%) System Testing
10 4 (3.57%) Static Code Analysis
10 4 (3.57%) Load Balancing
10 4 (3.57%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.57%) B2B
10 4 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.07%) Python
2 43 (38.39%) Bash Shell
3 41 (36.61%) Java
4 32 (28.57%) C#
5 31 (27.68%) SQL
6 25 (22.32%) C
7 24 (21.43%) C++
8 16 (14.29%) Shell Script
9 15 (13.39%) Ruby
9 15 (13.39%) PHP
10 8 (7.14%) JavaScript
11 6 (5.36%) PowerShell
12 4 (3.57%) Ada
13 3 (2.68%) Korn
13 3 (2.68%) AWK
14 2 (1.79%) VB
15 1 (0.89%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 30 (26.79%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.68%) RHCE
6 2 (1.79%) CCIE
6 2 (1.79%) CCSP
6 2 (1.79%) CCNP
6 2 (1.79%) CCIP
6 2 (1.79%) CCNA
6 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.79%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.89%) MOS
7 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.89%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.89%) OCA
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) DO-178B
2 3 (2.68%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.14%) KVM
3 5 (4.46%) Squid
3 5 (4.46%) qmail
4 4 (3.57%) Postfix
4 4 (3.57%) Firmware
5 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.79%) NFS
6 2 (1.79%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.79%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.79%) Varnish
7 1 (0.89%) Ceph
7 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (8.04%) NetBackup
2 8 (7.14%) Nagios
2 8 (7.14%) Puppet
3 5 (4.46%) Opsview
3 5 (4.46%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.79%) Netcool
6 1 (0.89%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (0.89%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.89%) WMI
6 1 (0.89%) Cacti
6 1 (0.89%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.89%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (0.89%) Ganeti
6 1 (0.89%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 37 (33.04%) Red Hat
2 32 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 30 (26.79%) Cisco
4 20 (17.86%) VMware
5 11 (9.82%) HP
6 8 (7.14%) Veritas
7 5 (4.46%) Oracle
7 5 (4.46%) F5
7 5 (4.46%) Remedy
8 4 (3.57%) Foundry
8 4 (3.57%) Egenera
8 4 (3.57%) Sun
9 2 (1.79%) Juniper
9 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.89%) Velocent
10 1 (0.89%) Cerion
10 1 (0.89%) Symantec
10 1 (0.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (0.89%) Isilon
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 45k benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: with benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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