The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 59 44 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Perl 13 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.24% 4.42% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 7.74% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 17
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Perl
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
338 323 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 58.18% 57.17% 61.05%
Number of salaries quoted 296 291 372
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Perl
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Perl Salary Trend in Somerset

Perl
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Bath +4 13 £41,500 +18.57% 2
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 23 (95.83%) Python
2 22 (91.67%) Linux
3 21 (87.50%) Configuration Management
3 21 (87.50%) Puppet
3 21 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (87.50%) DevOps
4 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (62.50%) Java
5 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
6 8 (33.33%) TDD
6 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (33.33%) Groovy
6 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) FreeBSD
6 8 (33.33%) Ansible
6 8 (33.33%) REST
6 8 (33.33%) Open Source
7 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
7 7 (29.17%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (29.17%) Network Management
7 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
7 7 (29.17%) Hudson
7 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
7 7 (29.17%) Digital Media
7 7 (29.17%) CFEngine
7 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
7 7 (29.17%) Docker
7 7 (29.17%) Apache
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 6 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) nginx
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
1 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) CouchDB
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) Informix
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
1 7 (29.17%) Hudson
1 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Architect
3 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
3 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) REST
2 7 (29.17%) .NET
3 6 (25.00%) LAMP
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) EJB
5 1 (4.17%) Flash
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) JMS
5 1 (4.17%) JSP
5 1 (4.17%) WSDL
5 1 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) FreeBSD
3 7 (29.17%) Ubuntu
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Configuration Management
1 21 (87.50%) DevOps
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (33.33%) Open Source
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Network Management
5 6 (25.00%) High Availability
5 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.17%) DSDM
7 1 (4.17%) OOD
7 1 (4.17%) OOP
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) SOA
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) Python
2 15 (62.50%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) Groovy
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
4 7 (29.17%) PHP
4 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Docker
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (87.50%) Puppet
2 8 (33.33%) Ansible
3 7 (29.17%) CFEngine
3 7 (29.17%) Nagios
4 6 (25.00%) Zenoss
5 1 (4.17%) Check_MK
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco
1 7 (29.17%) Juniper
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) BEA
3 1 (4.17%) hybris
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Sybase
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