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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 53 34 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs citing Perl 13 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.32% 5.04% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.28% 12.25% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 15
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
207 204 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 36.96% 41.13% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 188 162 180
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 3 July 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Slough

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 20 (83.33%) Python
3 17 (70.83%) PHP
4 14 (58.33%) Windows
5 13 (54.17%) Firewall
6 12 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (50.00%) Ruby
6 12 (50.00%) PCI DSS
7 10 (41.67%) SQL
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 9 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (33.33%) HIPAA
9 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 8 (33.33%) Cyber Security
9 8 (33.33%) VMware
10 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
10 7 (29.17%) SIEM
11 6 (25.00%) CentOS
11 6 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
11 6 (25.00%) nginx
11 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
11 6 (25.00%) CISSP
11 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
11 6 (25.00%) MySQL
11 6 (25.00%) Apache
12 5 (20.83%) Internet
12 5 (20.83%) UNIX
12 5 (20.83%) SLA
12 5 (20.83%) Project Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 6 (25.00%) nginx
2 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) JBoss
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Drupal
3 1 (4.17%) Alfresco
3 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 4 (16.67%) SMTP
4 4 (16.67%) HTTP
4 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 3 (12.50%) MGW
5 3 (12.50%) 4G
5 3 (12.50%) M3UA
5 3 (12.50%) VoLTE
5 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) LDAP
5 3 (12.50%) RTP
5 3 (12.50%) TCAP
5 3 (12.50%) ISUP
5 3 (12.50%) SCCP
5 3 (12.50%) INAP
5 3 (12.50%) DNS
5 3 (12.50%) SSL
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Military
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Security Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Security Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Incident Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Incident Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Security Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Support
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.33%) Replication
4 2 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) CentOS
4 5 (20.83%) UNIX
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) SUSE
5 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 7 (29.17%) SIEM
3 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
4 6 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Security Architecture
5 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (16.67%) Data Security
6 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (16.67%) Information Security
6 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) OpenUP
7 3 (12.50%) Validation
7 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Python
2 17 (70.83%) PHP
3 12 (50.00%) Ruby
4 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CISM
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (33.33%) HIPAA
3 5 (20.83%) SLA
4 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) qmail
2 3 (12.50%) vSphere
2 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (12.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Nessus
2 3 (12.50%) ZABBIX
2 3 (12.50%) Plesk
2 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) cPanel
2 3 (12.50%) Webmin
2 3 (12.50%) Nagios
3 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.67%) McAfee
4 4 (16.67%) LogLogic