The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 42 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -8
Permanent jobs citing Perl 27 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.54% 1.27% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.49% 2.20% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 3
Average salary £50,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Perl
South Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
318 409 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 53.45% 57.85% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 289 360 269
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Perl
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Perl Salary Trend in Sheffield

Perl
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 48 (92.31%) Bash Shell
2 46 (88.46%) Linux
3 39 (75.00%) Python
4 38 (73.08%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (61.54%) MySQL
6 29 (55.77%) Windows
7 27 (51.92%) Red Hat
8 25 (48.08%) Ruby
9 24 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (44.23%) VMware
11 22 (42.31%) Oracle
12 21 (40.38%) Opsview
13 20 (38.46%) Salt
13 20 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (36.54%) Nagios
14 19 (36.54%) F5
15 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
15 18 (34.62%) Cacti
16 17 (32.69%) CloudStack
16 17 (32.69%) Grafana
17 16 (30.77%) Informix
18 15 (28.85%) Graphite
19 14 (26.92%) Unix
19 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
20 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
20 13 (25.00%) Puppet
21 12 (23.08%) FortiGate
22 11 (21.15%) NAS
22 11 (21.15%) Internet

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 17 (32.69%) CloudStack
2 8 (15.38%) Apache
3 7 (13.46%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.77%) Confluence
4 3 (5.77%) JBoss
4 3 (5.77%) nginx
4 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Internet
1 11 (21.15%) NAS
1 11 (21.15%) SAN
2 6 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (5.77%) HTTP
3 3 (5.77%) LDAP
3 3 (5.77%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) VLAN
3 3 (5.77%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (61.54%) MySQL
2 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
3 16 (30.77%) Informix
4 10 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.69%) JIRA
4 3 (5.77%) Hudson
4 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (5.77%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.62%) Back Office
2 4 (7.69%) Games
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (19.23%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 9 (17.31%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (15.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 7 (13.46%) Administrator
8 7 (13.46%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (11.54%) Developer
9 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
9 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (9.62%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (9.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 4 (7.69%) Head of Infrastructure
11 4 (7.69%) Linux Scripter
12 3 (5.77%) C/C++ Developer
12 3 (5.77%) C/C++ Software Developer
12 3 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
12 3 (5.77%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) LAMP
2 4 (7.69%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (5.77%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (5.77%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.54%) IBM XIV
3 4 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (88.46%) Linux
2 29 (55.77%) Windows
3 24 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (26.92%) Unix
5 8 (15.38%) Debian
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (15.38%) DevOps
3 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.62%) Line Management
5 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.69%) Coaching
5 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (7.69%) Time Management
6 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.77%) SDLC
7 2 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.85%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.85%) Open Source
7 2 (3.85%) Project Management
7 2 (3.85%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) Bash Shell
2 39 (75.00%) Python
3 25 (48.08%) Ruby
4 10 (19.23%) Java
5 7 (13.46%) C
5 7 (13.46%) C++
6 6 (11.54%) PHP
6 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.77%) C#
7 3 (5.77%) Fortran
7 3 (5.77%) Go
7 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.77%) Pascal
7 3 (5.77%) SQL
7 3 (5.77%) Uniface
8 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
1 6 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (7.69%) CCDE
2 4 (7.69%) CCIE
2 4 (7.69%) CCNP
2 4 (7.69%) CCSP
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (1.92%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.38%) vSphere
3 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.85%) BIND 9
4 2 (3.85%) Docker
4 2 (3.85%) Firmware
4 2 (3.85%) KVM
4 2 (3.85%) qmail
4 2 (3.85%) Xen
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 38 (73.08%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (40.38%) Opsview
3 20 (38.46%) Salt
4 19 (36.54%) Nagios
5 18 (34.62%) Cacti
6 17 (32.69%) Grafana
7 15 (28.85%) Graphite
8 13 (25.00%) Puppet
9 12 (23.08%) FortiGate
10 5 (9.62%) CFEngine
11 3 (5.77%) Pingdom
12 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
13 1 (1.92%) Ansible
13 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Red Hat
2 23 (44.23%) VMware
3 22 (42.31%) Oracle
4 19 (36.54%) F5
5 8 (15.38%) Cisco
6 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.54%) IBM
7 6 (11.54%) NetApp
8 3 (5.77%) HP
8 3 (5.77%) New Relic
8 3 (5.77%) Northgate
8 3 (5.77%) Symantec
9 2 (3.85%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.92%) EMC
10 1 (1.92%) Veritas
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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