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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 73 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Perl 7 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.90% 0.49% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 0.76% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 14
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -30.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £20,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,300 £77,500
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
436 396 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.11% 65.13% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 395 355 339
Average salary £35,000 £33,621 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,923 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
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 October 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 -5 6 £35,000 - 2
Taunton - 1 £33,500 -
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) MySQL
3 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
4 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (42.86%) Python
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
5 8 (38.10%) Degree
5 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
6 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 6 (28.57%) Debian
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 6 (28.57%) TDD
7 6 (28.57%) Open Source
8 5 (23.81%) Digital Media
8 5 (23.81%) Build Automation
8 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (23.81%) SCCM
8 5 (23.81%) SCOM
8 5 (23.81%) PHP
8 5 (23.81%) VB
8 5 (23.81%) C
8 5 (23.81%) IIS
8 5 (23.81%) XML
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) HTML

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (23.81%) IIS
1 5 (23.81%) ColdFusion
2 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Trello
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) Internet
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) VLAN
3 3 (14.29%) IPv4
3 3 (14.29%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) CouchDB
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
1 6 (28.57%) Build Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Junior
2 5 (23.81%) Server Support
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Server Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Server Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Graduate
3 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) XHTML
3 3 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 6 (28.57%) Open Source
3 5 (23.81%) Digital Media
4 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
5 2 (9.52%) DTV
6 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Debian
4 2 (9.52%) Fedora
4 2 (9.52%) CentOS
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) SUSE
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) TDD
2 5 (23.81%) Build Automation
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Data Transformation
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
3 9 (42.86%) Python
4 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
5 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 5 (23.81%) PHP
6 5 (23.81%) VB
6 5 (23.81%) C
6 5 (23.81%) CFML
7 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
7 4 (19.05%) Ruby
7 4 (19.05%) C#
8 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
8 2 (9.52%) Korn
9 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Xen
3 1 (4.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nagios
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
1 5 (23.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
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