The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 15 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 9 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 12.50% - 7.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.36% - 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 13
Average salary £34,000 - £64,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,375 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +4.74%
Perl
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth region.

Programming Languages Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 14 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 76.39% 35.90% 41.85%
Number of salaries quoted 50 14 61
Average salary £35,000 £50,775 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.06% -7.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,300 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Rickmansworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Perl
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Rickmansworth region.

Perl Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) MySQL
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) PHP
2 10 (66.67%) Apache
2 10 (66.67%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) XSL
2 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (66.67%) jQuery
2 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (40.00%) Debian
3 6 (40.00%) JSON
3 6 (40.00%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) VBA
4 5 (33.33%) AWK
4 5 (33.33%) Korn
4 5 (33.33%) Marketing
4 5 (33.33%) Solaris
4 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (33.33%) Operations Management
4 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) LAMP
5 4 (26.67%) Web Development

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 10 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
1 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 6 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Capacity Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) XML
1 10 (66.67%) XSL
1 10 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (26.67%) LAMP
3 4 (26.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Debian
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) PHP
3 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (40.00%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) VBA
4 5 (33.33%) AWK
4 5 (33.33%) Korn
4 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Sun
2 1 (6.67%) BEA