The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 36 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.50% 12.71% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 30.00% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 50 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 37.13% 42.37% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 60 41 54
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Perl
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Perl Salary Trend in Shropshire

Perl
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -12 1 - -
Perl
West Midlands

Perl
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (100.00%) EnCE
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Malware Analysis

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Forensic Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) EnCE