The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 55 44 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 13 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.11% 3.07% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.68% 7.21% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 12
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +17.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £45,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £49,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Perl
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
229 208 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 37.12% 42.54% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 200 174 193
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Perl
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Perl Salary Trend in Slough

Perl
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Slough region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Slough

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 22 (81.48%) Linux
1 22 (81.48%) Python
2 16 (59.26%) PHP
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Firewall
3 14 (51.85%) Ruby
4 13 (48.15%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (48.15%) PCI DSS
5 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
6 10 (37.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (37.04%) SQL
7 8 (29.63%) UNIX
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (29.63%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
7 8 (29.63%) HIPAA
7 8 (29.63%) SIEM
7 8 (29.63%) Cyber Security
8 7 (25.93%) Information Security
8 7 (25.93%) CISSP
8 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
9 6 (22.22%) SUSE
9 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
9 6 (22.22%) Internet
9 6 (22.22%) Apache
9 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
9 6 (22.22%) CentOS
9 6 (22.22%) ZABBIX
9 6 (22.22%) Reverse Engineering
10 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (22.22%) Apache
1 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.81%) nginx
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) Firewall
2 10 (37.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (22.22%) Internet
4 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 5 (18.52%) DNS
4 5 (18.52%) LDAP
5 4 (14.81%) SMTP
5 4 (14.81%) HTTP
5 4 (14.81%) Wireshark
6 3 (11.11%) MGW
6 3 (11.11%) 4G
6 3 (11.11%) M3UA
6 3 (11.11%) VoLTE
6 3 (11.11%) SSL
6 3 (11.11%) RTP
6 3 (11.11%) TCAP
6 3 (11.11%) ISUP
6 3 (11.11%) SCCP
6 3 (11.11%) INAP
7 2 (7.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Security Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Security Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Incident Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Incident Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Security Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) MAPI
2 1 (3.70%) Ajax
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 5 (18.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 8 (29.63%) UNIX
4 6 (22.22%) CentOS
4 6 (22.22%) SUSE
5 3 (11.11%) Solaris
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
2 8 (29.63%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (29.63%) SIEM
2 8 (29.63%) Cyber Security
3 7 (25.93%) Information Security
4 6 (22.22%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture
5 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (18.52%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Data Security
5 5 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Validation
6 3 (11.11%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Python
2 16 (59.26%) PHP
3 14 (51.85%) Ruby
4 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
5 10 (37.04%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VBA
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CISSP
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CISM
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) PCI DSS
2 8 (29.63%) HIPAA
3 5 (18.52%) SLA
3 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Squid
2 4 (14.81%) qmail
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) ZABBIX
2 5 (18.52%) Nagios
2 5 (18.52%) Nessus
3 3 (11.11%) Puppet
4 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.41%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 5 (18.52%) McAfee
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) LogLogic
4 2 (7.41%) Intel
4 2 (7.41%) Sophos
4 2 (7.41%) Websense