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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 39 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 26 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.68% 1.90% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.07% 3.17% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 12
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -33.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £95,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
322 410 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 58.02% 59.94% 57.16%
Number of salaries quoted 291 366 359
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram 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 24 April 2015. 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 +17 22 £35,000 +22.80%
Yeovil - 4 £32,500 -
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 32 (80.00%) PHP
2 30 (75.00%) MySQL
3 23 (57.50%) Linux
4 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
5 20 (50.00%) Apache
6 18 (45.00%) Python
6 18 (45.00%) Ruby
7 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (37.50%) Java
8 13 (32.50%) CSS
8 13 (32.50%) DevOps
9 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
10 11 (27.50%) Ajax
10 11 (27.50%) PHP5
11 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 10 (25.00%) OO
11 10 (25.00%) HTML
11 10 (25.00%) SQL
11 10 (25.00%) LAMP
11 10 (25.00%) Objective-C
12 9 (22.50%) Scrum
12 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
12 9 (22.50%) ColdFusion
12 9 (22.50%) CFML
12 9 (22.50%) XML
12 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
12 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (22.50%) SaaS
12 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
12 9 (22.50%) Node.js

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 20 (50.00%) Apache
2 9 (22.50%) ColdFusion
2 9 (22.50%) Node.js
3 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.00%) JBoss
4 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.00%) lighttpd
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (7.50%) Internet
2 3 (7.50%) HTTP
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) OSPF
3 2 (5.00%) BGP
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) VLAN
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (75.00%) MySQL
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
3 6 (15.00%) SQLite
3 6 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.50%) Advertising
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 4 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Junior
7 2 (5.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) CSS
2 11 (27.50%) Ajax
3 10 (25.00%) HTML
3 10 (25.00%) LAMP
4 9 (22.50%) XML
4 9 (22.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (22.50%) JSON
5 8 (20.00%) REST
6 6 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (7.50%) Web Services
8 2 (5.00%) jQuery
9 1 (2.50%) Yii
9 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
9 1 (2.50%) Flash
9 1 (2.50%) Middleware
9 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.00%) Wiki
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) IPTV
3 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (15.00%) Solaris
4 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (10.00%) UNIX
4 4 (10.00%) AIX
5 2 (5.00%) HPUX
5 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) DevOps
3 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (25.00%) OO
5 9 (22.50%) Scrum
5 9 (22.50%) TDD
6 8 (20.00%) OO PHP
7 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.50%) OOP
9 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (7.50%) CAD
11 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
11 2 (5.00%) Memory Management
11 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (5.00%) Change Management
12 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
12 1 (2.50%) System Testing
12 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
12 1 (2.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) PHP
2 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 18 (45.00%) Python
3 18 (45.00%) Ruby
4 15 (37.50%) Java
5 11 (27.50%) PHP5
6 10 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
7 9 (22.50%) CFML
8 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (10.00%) Korn
10 3 (7.50%) VB
10 3 (7.50%) C
10 3 (7.50%) C#
10 3 (7.50%) C++
11 2 (5.00%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) NFS
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.00%) Postfix
1 2 (5.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (15.00%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) ZABBIX
2 4 (10.00%) Zenoss
3 2 (5.00%) Nagios
3 2 (5.00%) Cacti
3 2 (5.00%) SmokePing
3 2 (5.00%) Icinga
3 2 (5.00%) Graphite
3 2 (5.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (17.50%) Facebook
2 7 (17.50%) Twitter
3 6 (15.00%) Google
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle
4 4 (10.00%) ATG
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow