The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 16 April 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 129 77 96
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +19
Permanent jobs citing Perl 104 177 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.77% 3.23% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.15% 5.46% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 92 140 126
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3305 3243 3270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.24% 59.24% 57.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2902 2907 2889
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
England

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Perl
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Perl Salary Trend in the South West

Perl
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in the South West

Perl
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -25 40 £42,250 +3.04% 11
Bristol -15 28 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Wiltshire -12 15 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Somerset -8 10 £29,250 -31.17% 6
Dorset +3 9 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 156 (67.83%) Linux
2 109 (47.39%) Java
3 103 (44.78%) UNIX
4 101 (43.91%) Python
5 96 (41.74%) SQL
6 85 (36.96%) MySQL
7 79 (34.35%) C++
8 72 (31.30%) Degree
9 65 (28.26%) Bash Shell
10 59 (25.65%) Software Engineering
11 58 (25.22%) C
11 58 (25.22%) Windows
12 51 (22.17%) JavaScript
13 49 (21.30%) PHP
13 49 (21.30%) C#
14 46 (20.00%) Security Cleared
15 45 (19.57%) Apache
16 43 (18.70%) Oracle
16 43 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
17 41 (17.83%) HTML
18 38 (16.52%) OO
18 38 (16.52%) ITIL
19 36 (15.65%) VMware
20 35 (15.22%) Computer Science
21 34 (14.78%) XML
21 34 (14.78%) JBoss
21 34 (14.78%) J2EE
21 34 (14.78%) TCP/IP
21 34 (14.78%) HP
22 33 (14.35%) SAN

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 45 (19.57%) Apache
2 26 (11.30%) WebLogic
3 10 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (2.17%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.17%) IIS
5 2 (0.87%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.43%) WordPress
6 1 (0.43%) CMS
6 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (4.78%) MS Office
2 10 (4.35%) MS Project
3 6 (2.61%) FastStats
4 3 (1.30%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.35%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.78%) SaaS
2 6 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) Office 365
3 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.78%) TCP/IP
2 33 (14.35%) SAN
3 28 (12.17%) DHCP
4 26 (11.30%) HTTP
5 23 (10.00%) Firewall
6 21 (9.13%) LDAP
7 18 (7.83%) SNMP
8 15 (6.52%) Kerberos
8 15 (6.52%) SMTP
9 14 (6.09%) Ethernet
9 14 (6.09%) NAS
10 13 (5.65%) DNS
11 9 (3.91%) Internet
11 9 (3.91%) FTP
12 8 (3.48%) 4G
12 8 (3.48%) LTE
13 6 (2.61%) VPN
14 4 (1.74%) HTTPS
14 4 (1.74%) SSL
14 4 (1.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (36.96%) MySQL
2 29 (12.61%) SQL Server
3 27 (11.74%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (8.26%) Oracle Database
5 12 (5.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.35%) Big Data
6 10 (4.35%) Hadoop
7 8 (3.48%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.61%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (2.61%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.61%) QlikView
9 5 (2.17%) CouchDB
9 5 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.17%) HBase
9 5 (2.17%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 22 (9.57%) Subversion
2 19 (8.26%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.96%) JUnit
3 16 (6.96%) TestNG
4 14 (6.09%) ClearCase
5 13 (5.65%) Selenium
6 9 (3.91%) FitNesse
6 9 (3.91%) JIRA
7 8 (3.48%) JMeter
7 8 (3.48%) Bugzilla
8 6 (2.61%) Trac
8 6 (2.61%) PHPUnit
8 6 (2.61%) WatiN
8 6 (2.61%) WATIR
8 6 (2.61%) PEAR
9 5 (2.17%) Ant
10 4 (1.74%) Ranorex
10 4 (1.74%) Maven
11 3 (1.30%) TestComplete
11 3 (1.30%) Apache Ivy
General
1 18 (7.83%) Telecoms
2 17 (7.39%) Finance
3 9 (3.91%) Marketing
4 6 (2.61%) Electronics
5 5 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (40.43%) Developer
2 40 (17.39%) Software Engineer
3 22 (9.57%) Systems Administrator
4 21 (9.13%) Analyst
4 21 (9.13%) Software Developer
5 19 (8.26%) Java Developer
6 17 (7.39%) Administrator
7 16 (6.96%) Systems Engineer
8 15 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
9 14 (6.09%) Test Analyst
9 14 (6.09%) Tester
9 14 (6.09%) Junior
10 12 (5.22%) SQL Developer
10 12 (5.22%) Junior Developer
11 11 (4.78%) Test Engineer
12 10 (4.35%) Lead Developer
12 10 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
12 10 (4.35%) PL/SQL Developer
12 10 (4.35%) Perl Developer
12 10 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.83%) HTML
2 34 (14.78%) XML
2 34 (14.78%) J2EE
3 31 (13.48%) CSS
4 29 (12.61%) .NET
5 26 (11.30%) JSP
6 20 (8.70%) POSIX
7 18 (7.83%) Silverlight
8 15 (6.52%) jQuery
8 15 (6.52%) J2SE
9 14 (6.09%) ASP.NET
10 12 (5.22%) JSF
11 10 (4.35%) Struts
12 7 (3.04%) Symfony
12 7 (3.04%) Java EE
12 7 (3.04%) JSON
12 7 (3.04%) Ajax
13 6 (2.61%) LAMP
13 6 (2.61%) HTML5
14 5 (2.17%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 26 (11.30%) Open Source
3 9 (3.91%) Clustering
4 6 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.61%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.17%) Derivative
5 5 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (1.74%) Device Driver
6 4 (1.74%) Kindle
7 3 (1.30%) MPEG
7 3 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.43%) Physics
9 1 (0.43%) Informatics
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.43%) Equities
9 1 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 156 (67.83%) Linux
2 103 (44.78%) UNIX
3 58 (25.22%) Windows
4 33 (14.35%) Solaris
5 22 (9.57%) HPUX
6 10 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.61%) AIX
7 6 (2.61%) CentOS
8 5 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.74%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (1.30%) Debian
11 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.43%) LynxOS
12 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.43%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (25.65%) Software Engineering
2 43 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (16.52%) OO
3 38 (16.52%) ITIL
4 29 (12.61%) Web Development
5 23 (10.00%) TDD
6 20 (8.70%) Project Management
6 20 (8.70%) Scrum
7 19 (8.26%) Software Architecture
8 16 (6.96%) Unit Testing
9 14 (6.09%) Software Deployment
10 13 (5.65%) UML
11 11 (4.78%) Automated Testing
11 11 (4.78%) Workflow
11 11 (4.78%) OOP
12 10 (4.35%) Configuration Management
12 10 (4.35%) Test Strategy
12 10 (4.35%) Data Transformation
12 10 (4.35%) Software Testing
12 10 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 109 (47.39%) Java
2 101 (43.91%) Python
3 96 (41.74%) SQL
4 79 (34.35%) C++
5 65 (28.26%) Bash Shell
6 58 (25.22%) C
7 51 (22.17%) JavaScript
8 49 (21.30%) PHP
8 49 (21.30%) C#
9 30 (13.04%) Shell Script
10 27 (11.74%) Ruby
11 11 (4.78%) PL/SQL
12 9 (3.91%) Bourne shell
13 8 (3.48%) VB
14 7 (3.04%) VB.NET
15 6 (2.61%) Korn
16 5 (2.17%) PowerShell
16 5 (2.17%) PHP5
17 3 (1.30%) Lua
18 2 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 72 (31.30%) Degree
2 46 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 30 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 19 (8.26%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.04%) ISEB
6 4 (1.74%) HND
7 3 (1.30%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.87%) RHCE
8 2 (0.87%) GIAC
8 2 (0.87%) GPEN
8 2 (0.87%) OSCP
8 2 (0.87%) OSWP
8 2 (0.87%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.57%) QA
2 4 (1.74%) SLA
2 4 (1.74%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) DO-178B
System Software
1 19 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.96%) VMware ESX
2 16 (6.96%) vSphere
3 15 (6.52%) qmail
4 14 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.04%) KVM
6 6 (2.61%) Samba
7 2 (0.87%) NFS
7 2 (0.87%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.87%) Xen
7 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.43%) Squid
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 25 (10.87%) Nagios
2 21 (9.13%) Zenoss
2 21 (9.13%) Puppet
2 21 (9.13%) NetBackup
3 20 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (6.52%) YUM
5 12 (5.22%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.17%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.87%) OpenView
7 2 (0.87%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.43%) Cacti
8 1 (0.43%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.43%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.43%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.43%) Foglight
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 43 (18.70%) Oracle
2 36 (15.65%) VMware
3 34 (14.78%) JBoss
3 34 (14.78%) HP
4 25 (10.87%) Cisco
4 25 (10.87%) Symantec
5 21 (9.13%) Veritas
6 20 (8.70%) NetApp
7 18 (7.83%) Citrix
7 18 (7.83%) Red Hat
8 16 (6.96%) Microsoft
8 16 (6.96%) Brocade
9 12 (5.22%) IBM
10 10 (4.35%) TIBCO
11 8 (3.48%) Sybase
12 6 (2.61%) CA
13 4 (1.74%) Broadcom
14 3 (1.30%) Zend
14 3 (1.30%) F5
14 3 (1.30%) Twitter
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Salary: Unspecified
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Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Car + Pension + Holidays + Bonuses
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