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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 47 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 18 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.22% 3.01% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.68% 4.52% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 7
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -36.66%
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
317 509 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.71% 66.62% 55.43%
Number of salaries quoted 284 464 332
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +15 18 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 33 (80.49%) PHP
1 33 (80.49%) MySQL
2 26 (63.41%) Linux
3 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
4 23 (56.10%) Apache
5 16 (39.02%) Ajax
5 16 (39.02%) PHP5
6 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
6 15 (36.59%) OO
6 15 (36.59%) LAMP
6 15 (36.59%) Objective-C
7 14 (34.15%) Python
7 14 (34.15%) JSON
7 14 (34.15%) Ruby
8 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (31.71%) REST
8 13 (31.71%) OO PHP
9 12 (29.27%) Facebook
9 12 (29.27%) Twitter
10 11 (26.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (26.83%) SQLite
10 11 (26.83%) Google
10 11 (26.83%) Java
10 11 (26.83%) CSS
10 11 (26.83%) DevOps
11 10 (24.39%) OOP
12 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
12 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
12 8 (19.51%) HTML
12 8 (19.51%) SQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 23 (56.10%) Apache
2 7 (17.07%) ColdFusion
2 7 (17.07%) Node.js
3 4 (9.76%) JBoss
3 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.88%) lighttpd
5 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) HTTP
3 2 (4.88%) VPN
3 2 (4.88%) OSPF
3 2 (4.88%) BGP
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (4.88%) VLAN
3 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) MySQL
2 11 (26.83%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (26.83%) SQLite
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) PHP Developer
3 11 (26.83%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 9 (21.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Junior
5 7 (17.07%) Junior Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Junior PHP Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Senior PHP Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.88%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) UNIX Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) UNIX Support
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) UNIX Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) Ajax
2 15 (36.59%) LAMP
3 14 (34.15%) JSON
4 13 (31.71%) REST
5 11 (26.83%) CSS
6 8 (19.51%) HTML
7 7 (17.07%) XML
7 7 (17.07%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (9.76%) .NET
9 3 (7.32%) Web Services
10 2 (4.88%) jQuery
11 1 (2.44%) Yii
11 1 (2.44%) Apache Flex
11 1 (2.44%) Middleware
11 1 (2.44%) SOAP
11 1 (2.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Wiki
2 2 (4.88%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) IPTV
3 1 (2.44%) Social Network
3 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (14.63%) Solaris
4 4 (9.76%) AIX
4 4 (9.76%) UNIX
4 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.88%) HPUX
5 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) OO
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) OO PHP
3 11 (26.83%) DevOps
4 10 (24.39%) OOP
5 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
6 7 (17.07%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) TDD
7 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.32%) CAD
10 2 (4.88%) Change Management
10 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
10 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (4.88%) Memory Management
11 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
11 1 (2.44%) System Testing
11 1 (2.44%) Web Design
11 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) PHP
2 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
3 16 (39.02%) PHP5
4 15 (36.59%) Objective-C
5 14 (34.15%) Python
5 14 (34.15%) Ruby
6 11 (26.83%) Java
7 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
7 8 (19.51%) SQL
8 7 (17.07%) CFML
9 4 (9.76%) Korn
10 3 (7.32%) VB
10 3 (7.32%) C
10 3 (7.32%) C#
10 3 (7.32%) C++
11 2 (4.88%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) NFS
1 2 (4.88%) Postfix
1 2 (4.88%) Sendmail
1 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (14.63%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) ZABBIX
2 4 (9.76%) Zenoss
3 2 (4.88%) Nagios
3 2 (4.88%) Cacti
3 2 (4.88%) Cobbler
3 2 (4.88%) Graphite
3 2 (4.88%) SmokePing
3 2 (4.88%) Icinga
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Facebook
1 12 (29.27%) Twitter
2 11 (26.83%) Google
3 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle
5 4 (9.76%) ATG
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago