The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 108 141 78
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -63
Permanent jobs citing Perl 145 91 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.38% 1.67% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 2.96% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 103 82 132
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
Perl
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3337 3075 3252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.83% 56.55% 59.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2897 2735 2907
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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
Bristol +37 54 £52,500 +36.36% 6
Gloucestershire -17 39 £36,625 -12.79% 4
Somerset +26 23 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Dorset -11 22 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Wiltshire -2 3 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Devon +1 1 £46,500 +86.00% 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 212 (72.60%) Linux
2 189 (64.73%) Python
3 120 (41.10%) Bash Shell
4 109 (37.33%) Windows
5 104 (35.62%) Java
6 99 (33.90%) MySQL
7 97 (33.22%) Agile Software Development
8 96 (32.88%) PHP
9 89 (30.48%) Ruby
10 79 (27.05%) JavaScript
11 77 (26.37%) DevOps
12 76 (26.03%) SQL
13 74 (25.34%) Puppet
14 73 (25.00%) Oracle
15 71 (24.32%) Apache
15 71 (24.32%) VMware
16 66 (22.60%) Firewall
17 64 (21.92%) Opscode Chef
18 63 (21.58%) UNIX
19 62 (21.23%) C++
20 61 (20.89%) Degree
21 59 (20.21%) HTML
22 56 (19.18%) C
22 56 (19.18%) CSS
22 56 (19.18%) Red Hat
23 52 (17.81%) TCP/IP
24 51 (17.47%) OO
24 51 (17.47%) Software Engineering
25 50 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
26 47 (16.10%) PowerShell

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 71 (24.32%) Apache
2 23 (7.88%) nginx
3 19 (6.51%) MS Exchange
3 19 (6.51%) Node.js
4 16 (5.48%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.77%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.08%) ColdFusion
6 9 (3.08%) JBoss
7 8 (2.74%) IIS
8 7 (2.40%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.05%) Confluence
9 6 (2.05%) MediaWiki
10 5 (1.71%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.37%) lighttpd
12 3 (1.03%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.03%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.68%) Simulink
3 2 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.48%) SaaS
2 12 (4.11%) PaaS
3 7 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.05%) IaaS
5 2 (0.68%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 66 (22.60%) Firewall
2 52 (17.81%) TCP/IP
3 34 (11.64%) DNS
4 33 (11.30%) VPN
5 32 (10.96%) HTTP
6 25 (8.56%) LDAP
6 25 (8.56%) WAN
7 24 (8.22%) Internet
8 22 (7.53%) LAN
9 18 (6.16%) DHCP
10 16 (5.48%) Network Security
11 12 (4.11%) FTP
12 11 (3.77%) Telnet
13 10 (3.42%) IPsec
13 10 (3.42%) DLNA
14 9 (3.08%) Wireshark
14 9 (3.08%) SSL
15 8 (2.74%) OSPF
15 8 (2.74%) BGP
16 7 (2.40%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (33.90%) MySQL
2 39 (13.36%) SQL Server
3 25 (8.56%) Relational Database
4 21 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (6.85%) Hadoop
6 18 (6.16%) NoSQL
7 17 (5.82%) MongoDB
8 12 (4.11%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.08%) Big Data
10 8 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.40%) SQLite
11 7 (2.40%) MariaDB
11 7 (2.40%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.05%) IDMS
12 6 (2.05%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (2.05%) DB2
12 6 (2.05%) Informix
13 1 (0.34%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.34%) HBase
Development Applications
1 39 (13.36%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.53%) Jenkins
3 21 (7.19%) Subversion
4 20 (6.85%) Hudson
5 10 (3.42%) JUnit
5 10 (3.42%) Eclipse
6 8 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (2.74%) ClearCase
6 8 (2.74%) Selenium
6 8 (2.74%) TestNG
6 8 (2.74%) WebDriver
6 8 (2.74%) SpecFlow
6 8 (2.74%) NUnit
6 8 (2.74%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.40%) Mercurial
8 6 (2.05%) JIRA
9 2 (0.68%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.68%) JMeter
9 2 (0.68%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.68%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (9.25%) Finance
2 16 (5.48%) Aerospace
3 15 (5.14%) Military
4 13 (4.45%) Electronics
5 11 (3.77%) Banking
6 10 (3.42%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.40%) Retail
8 6 (2.05%) Law
9 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.37%) Marketing
10 3 (1.03%) Back Office
10 3 (1.03%) Advertising
11 2 (0.68%) Avionics
12 1 (0.34%) Games
12 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (21.23%) Developer
2 44 (15.07%) Software Engineer
3 43 (14.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (9.59%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (8.90%) Administrator
6 22 (7.53%) Consultant
6 22 (7.53%) Systems Engineer
7 19 (6.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 17 (5.82%) Linux Engineer
9 16 (5.48%) Linux Administrator
10 15 (5.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 15 (5.14%) Analyst
10 15 (5.14%) Test Engineer
11 14 (4.79%) PHP Developer
11 14 (4.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 12 (4.11%) Support Engineer
13 10 (3.42%) Network Engineer
13 10 (3.42%) Java Developer
14 9 (3.08%) C++ Developer
14 9 (3.08%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (20.21%) HTML
2 56 (19.18%) CSS
3 28 (9.59%) LAMP
4 24 (8.22%) .NET
5 18 (6.16%) J2EE
5 18 (6.16%) Middleware
6 17 (5.82%) HTML5
7 15 (5.14%) Ajax
7 15 (5.14%) XML
8 14 (4.79%) CSS3
9 13 (4.45%) JSON
10 11 (3.77%) Hibernate
11 10 (3.42%) Web Services
11 10 (3.42%) REST
12 9 (3.08%) Apache Camel
12 9 (3.08%) ASP.NET
12 9 (3.08%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (3.08%) Spring
13 8 (2.74%) CGI
14 7 (2.40%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.04%) Open Source
2 39 (13.36%) Computer Science
3 24 (8.22%) Management Information System
4 21 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (5.14%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.77%) Clustering
7 10 (3.42%) MPEG
7 10 (3.42%) Wiki
8 9 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.08%) Visualisation
8 9 (3.08%) PKI
9 8 (2.74%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.74%) Algorithms
10 7 (2.40%) Derivative
11 6 (2.05%) Replication
12 3 (1.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.03%) Verilog
12 3 (1.03%) ASIC
13 2 (0.68%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.68%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 212 (72.60%) Linux
2 109 (37.33%) Windows
3 63 (21.58%) UNIX
4 47 (16.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (11.30%) Ubuntu
6 32 (10.96%) CentOS
7 24 (8.22%) Debian
8 17 (5.82%) Solaris
9 15 (5.14%) Oracle Linux
10 14 (4.79%) Android
11 8 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (2.40%) Fedora
13 6 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (1.37%) AIX
15 3 (1.03%) HPUX
15 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (33.22%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (26.37%) DevOps
3 51 (17.47%) Software Engineering
3 51 (17.47%) OO
4 47 (16.10%) Configuration Management
5 39 (13.36%) Scrum
6 37 (12.67%) Time Management
7 29 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (8.22%) Information Security
9 22 (7.53%) Mentoring
10 21 (7.19%) Multithreading
11 19 (6.51%) E-Commerce
12 18 (6.16%) OOA/OOD
12 18 (6.16%) TDD
13 17 (5.82%) Software Architecture
13 17 (5.82%) Cyber Security
14 16 (5.48%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (5.14%) ITIL
15 15 (5.14%) Performance Tuning
16 14 (4.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (64.73%) Python
2 120 (41.10%) Bash Shell
3 104 (35.62%) Java
4 96 (32.88%) PHP
5 89 (30.48%) Ruby
6 79 (27.05%) JavaScript
7 76 (26.03%) SQL
8 62 (21.23%) C++
9 56 (19.18%) C
10 47 (16.10%) PowerShell
11 31 (10.62%) C#
12 22 (7.53%) Shell Script
13 14 (4.79%) VB
14 12 (4.11%) Korn
14 12 (4.11%) PHP5
15 11 (3.77%) Objective-C
16 9 (3.08%) CFML
17 8 (2.74%) Groovy
18 7 (2.40%) Bourne shell
19 6 (2.05%) Jython
Qualifications
1 61 (20.89%) Degree
2 37 (12.67%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.85%) DV Cleared
4 16 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (5.14%) SC Cleared
5 15 (5.14%) CCNA
6 3 (1.03%) HND
7 2 (0.68%) ISEB
7 2 (0.68%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.34%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.79%) QA
2 7 (2.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) DO-254
3 2 (0.68%) DO-160
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (8.22%) Active Directory
3 20 (6.85%) Hyper-V
4 17 (5.82%) Samba
5 9 (3.08%) Varnish
6 8 (2.74%) Postfix
6 8 (2.74%) KVM
7 7 (2.40%) qmail
8 6 (2.05%) VirtualBox
8 6 (2.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (2.05%) XenServer
8 6 (2.05%) NFS
8 6 (2.05%) iptables
9 5 (1.71%) Snort
10 3 (1.03%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.03%) Docker
11 2 (0.68%) RHEV
11 2 (0.68%) oVirt
11 2 (0.68%) GFS2
11 2 (0.68%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 74 (25.34%) Puppet
2 64 (21.92%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (11.99%) Nagios
4 23 (7.88%) Zenoss
4 23 (7.88%) Ansible
5 20 (6.85%) Salt
6 15 (5.14%) ZABBIX
7 9 (3.08%) Icinga
8 8 (2.74%) Graphite
9 7 (2.40%) HAProxy
9 7 (2.40%) Munin
9 7 (2.40%) yum
10 6 (2.05%) Oracle Identity Management
10 6 (2.05%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.37%) Cobbler
11 4 (1.37%) SCCM
11 4 (1.37%) SCOM
12 3 (1.03%) OPNET
12 3 (1.03%) OpenView
12 3 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 73 (25.00%) Oracle
2 71 (24.32%) VMware
3 56 (19.18%) Red Hat
4 39 (13.36%) Cisco
5 38 (13.01%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.11%) Juniper
6 12 (4.11%) CheckPoint
7 8 (2.74%) Citrix
7 8 (2.74%) Facebook
7 8 (2.74%) Twitter
8 7 (2.40%) Google
8 7 (2.40%) Percona
9 6 (2.05%) F5
9 6 (2.05%) Sybase
9 6 (2.05%) HP
10 4 (1.37%) NetApp
10 4 (1.37%) ATG
11 3 (1.03%) SolidWorks
11 3 (1.03%) Remedy
11 3 (1.03%) Cadence
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stroud
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Deep Blue Sky Digital Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
South West
TRG
Salary: 40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago