The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 71 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.25% 1.25% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% 2.24% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 13
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,750 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £56,250 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
531 312 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 66.13% 55.52% 61.01%
Number of salaries quoted 498 276 319
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
South West

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 -11 9 £30,000 -
Taunton - 1 £33,500 -
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 22 (78.57%) MySQL
2 20 (71.43%) Java
3 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 18 (64.29%) Linux
3 18 (64.29%) Python
4 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 14 (50.00%) C
4 14 (50.00%) Degree
5 13 (46.43%) TDD
6 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 12 (42.86%) Digital Media
7 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
7 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
8 10 (35.71%) HTML
8 10 (35.71%) PHP
8 10 (35.71%) XML
9 9 (32.14%) jQuery
10 8 (28.57%) Open Source
10 8 (28.57%) Debian
10 8 (28.57%) C++
10 8 (28.57%) CSS
11 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 7 (25.00%) ColdFusion
11 7 (25.00%) CFML
12 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (21.43%) Internet
12 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
12 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
12 6 (21.43%) Mobile App

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (25.00%) ColdFusion
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
1 3 (10.71%) Trello
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) VLAN
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) IPv4
2 3 (10.71%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) MySQL
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.14%) CouchDB
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) PHPUnit
2 3 (10.71%) PEAR
2 3 (10.71%) Trac
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
2 3 (10.71%) Bugzilla
General
1 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Games
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Junior
3 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Graduate
4 6 (21.43%) Junior Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Junior Software Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Trainer
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (3.57%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
1 10 (35.71%) XML
2 9 (32.14%) jQuery
3 8 (28.57%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 5 (17.86%) XHTML
5 5 (17.86%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (10.71%) Ajax
7 3 (10.71%) JSON
7 3 (10.71%) Symfony
7 3 (10.71%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Digital Media
2 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
3 8 (28.57%) Open Source
4 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.14%) DTV
5 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Debian
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) Fedora
4 2 (7.14%) CentOS
4 2 (7.14%) SUSE
5 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) TDD
2 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.86%) Web Development
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.71%) OOP
6 2 (7.14%) SOA
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 18 (64.29%) Python
3 14 (50.00%) C
4 10 (35.71%) PHP
5 8 (28.57%) C++
6 7 (25.00%) CFML
7 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
8 5 (17.86%) Ruby
8 5 (17.86%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) C#
9 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 3 (10.71%) PHP5
10 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
11 1 (3.57%) Korn
11 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.71%) Xen
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) VMware
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.14%) Twitter
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix