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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 40 67 32
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -35
Permanent jobs citing Perl 38 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.44% 1.09% 5.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.90% 2.12% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 26
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £41,250 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
384 377 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 54.94% 51.50% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 360 315 203
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 46 (93.88%) Linux
2 43 (87.76%) Python
3 42 (85.71%) Bash Shell
4 32 (65.31%) Windows
5 28 (57.14%) Debian
6 27 (55.10%) Java
7 22 (44.90%) MySQL
7 22 (44.90%) PowerShell
8 21 (42.86%) .NET
9 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (36.73%) Red Hat
11 17 (34.69%) Opscode Chef
12 16 (32.65%) DevOps
12 16 (32.65%) UNIX
13 14 (28.57%) Apache
13 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
13 14 (28.57%) HTTP
13 14 (28.57%) TeamCity
14 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
14 13 (26.53%) Nagios
14 13 (26.53%) JBoss
14 13 (26.53%) Firewall
15 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
15 12 (24.49%) Pingdom
15 12 (24.49%) New Relic
16 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
17 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 10 (20.41%) qmail
17 10 (20.41%) nginx
17 10 (20.41%) Cisco

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (28.57%) Apache
2 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
2 13 (26.53%) JBoss
3 10 (20.41%) WebLogic
3 10 (20.41%) nginx
4 4 (8.16%) OpenStack
4 4 (8.16%) CloudStack
5 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (6.12%) Commerce Server
5 3 (6.12%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (6.12%) PegaRULES
5 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.12%) Joomla!
5 3 (6.12%) Drupal
5 3 (6.12%) WordPress
5 3 (6.12%) Node.js
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) HTTP
2 13 (26.53%) Firewall
3 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
4 9 (18.37%) VPN
4 9 (18.37%) LDAP
4 9 (18.37%) VLAN
4 9 (18.37%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (6.12%) BIG-IP
6 2 (4.08%) Internet
7 1 (2.04%) SAN
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) MySQL
2 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.12%) OLTP
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.12%) OLAP
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
3 10 (20.41%) Subversion
4 9 (18.37%) Hudson
4 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.20%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Games
3 6 (12.24%) Banking
4 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Systems Administrator
1 20 (40.82%) Administrator
2 10 (20.41%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (18.37%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) Platform Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Support
6 3 (6.12%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) XML
3 3 (6.12%) XSLT
3 3 (6.12%) CSS
3 3 (6.12%) JSON
3 3 (6.12%) jQuery
3 3 (6.12%) HTML5
3 3 (6.12%) REST
3 3 (6.12%) Express
3 3 (6.12%) Middleware
3 3 (6.12%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) EDIFACT
4 1 (2.04%) cXML
4 1 (2.04%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Clustering
1 3 (6.12%) DataPower
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 46 (93.88%) Linux
2 32 (65.31%) Windows
3 28 (57.14%) Debian
4 16 (32.65%) UNIX
5 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 7 (14.29%) SUSE
7 4 (8.16%) Solaris
8 3 (6.12%) AIX
8 3 (6.12%) CentOS
8 3 (6.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) DevOps
3 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
4 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (8.16%) UML
6 4 (8.16%) RUP
7 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.12%) Content Management
7 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.08%) SDLC
9 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.04%) Database Tuning
9 1 (2.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (87.76%) Python
2 42 (85.71%) Bash Shell
3 27 (55.10%) Java
4 22 (44.90%) PowerShell
5 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.29%) SQL
6 7 (14.29%) C
7 6 (12.24%) C++
8 4 (8.16%) COBOL
8 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
8 4 (8.16%) Tcl
8 4 (8.16%) AWK
9 3 (6.12%) Jython
9 3 (6.12%) Ruby
9 3 (6.12%) Korn
9 3 (6.12%) Fortran
9 3 (6.12%) PHP
9 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.08%) C#
10 2 (4.08%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.04%) RHCE
2 1 (2.04%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) qmail
2 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.12%) Xen
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (6.12%) VMware Server
4 3 (6.12%) XenServer
4 3 (6.12%) vSphere
4 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.12%) pfSense
4 3 (6.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (34.69%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (26.53%) Nagios
3 12 (24.49%) Pingdom
4 2 (4.08%) Opsview
4 2 (4.08%) Cacti
5 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Red Hat
2 12 (24.49%) New Relic
3 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco
4 4 (8.16%) VMware
5 3 (6.12%) Intel
5 3 (6.12%) Citrix
5 3 (6.12%) IBM
5 3 (6.12%) F5
5 3 (6.12%) Endeca
6 2 (4.08%) Northgate
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Dell
7 1 (2.04%) SEEBURGER
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