The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 28 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.83% 3.23% 6.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 6.15% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 65 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 38.84% 52.42% 64.82%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 92
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +14.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
West Midlands

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 31 July 2014. 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 -6 1 £37,500 -
Perl
West Midlands

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) IIS
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) HTTP
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) DNS
1 18 (100.00%) SSL
1 18 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 18 (100.00%) Altiris
1 18 (100.00%) VLAN
1 18 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 18 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 18 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 18 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
2 17 (94.44%) WSUS
2 17 (94.44%) Publishing
3 16 (88.89%) Change Control
4 15 (83.33%) MS Excel
5 14 (77.78%) MS Office
5 14 (77.78%) MS Visio
5 14 (77.78%) Open Source
5 14 (77.78%) vSphere
5 14 (77.78%) SSH
6 13 (72.22%) LAMP
7 12 (66.67%) PHP
7 12 (66.67%) MySQL
7 12 (66.67%) Apache
7 12 (66.67%) Moodle

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (100.00%) IIS
2 12 (66.67%) Apache
2 12 (66.67%) Moodle
3 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
4 5 (27.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 14 (77.78%) MS Office
2 14 (77.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) HTTP
1 18 (100.00%) DNS
1 18 (100.00%) SSL
1 18 (100.00%) VLAN
2 14 (77.78%) SSH
3 7 (38.89%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 17 (94.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Open Source
2 7 (38.89%) VLE
3 3 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 16 (88.89%) Change Control
3 10 (55.56%) Time Management
4 5 (27.78%) Content Management
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 18 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (66.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
2 14 (77.78%) vSphere
3 8 (44.44%) Shibboleth
4 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (22.22%) ISA Server
6 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 17 (94.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) Altiris
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) NetApp
2 7 (38.89%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) VMware