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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank - 17 25
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 7.50% 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 18.37% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.43%
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
85 49 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 42.29% 40.83% 52.80%
Number of salaries quoted 56 36 45
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £42,887
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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