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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 113 115 83
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -32
Permanent jobs citing Perl 149 133 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.37% 2.28% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.28% 3.93% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 110 89 139
Average salary £46,750 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.08% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £49,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
3479 3381 3342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.41% 58.04% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3046 2998 3008
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Gloucestershire -11 66 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Bristol +37 53 £45,000 +33.33% 3
Somerset +14 14 £35,000 +12.00% 2
Dorset -33 10 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Wiltshire -5 2 £58,750 -30.88% 1
Devon -11 1 £51,500 +106.00% 2
Cornwall - 1 £45,000 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (75.36%) Linux
2 120 (57.97%) Python
3 90 (43.48%) SQL
3 90 (43.48%) Windows
4 80 (38.65%) Bash Shell
5 74 (35.75%) Java
6 60 (28.99%) MySQL
6 60 (28.99%) VMware
7 59 (28.50%) PHP
8 58 (28.02%) Degree
9 57 (27.54%) Ruby
10 52 (25.12%) C++
11 49 (23.67%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (23.19%) HTML
12 48 (23.19%) TCP/IP
13 45 (21.74%) JavaScript
14 44 (21.26%) CSS
14 44 (21.26%) Apache
14 44 (21.26%) Firewall
15 40 (19.32%) Oracle
15 40 (19.32%) Software Engineering
16 38 (18.36%) OO
17 37 (17.87%) Open Source
18 36 (17.39%) C
18 36 (17.39%) Red Hat
19 35 (16.91%) Computer Science
19 35 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
20 34 (16.43%) SQL Server
20 34 (16.43%) UNIX
21 32 (15.46%) PowerShell

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 44 (21.26%) Apache
2 18 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (5.31%) nginx
4 10 (4.83%) IIS
5 7 (3.38%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.38%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.90%) JBoss
7 5 (2.42%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.93%) Node.js
8 4 (1.93%) MediaWiki
8 4 (1.93%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.93%) Confluence
9 3 (1.45%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.93%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.97%) Simulink
3 2 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.93%) SaaS
2 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (23.19%) TCP/IP
2 44 (21.26%) Firewall
3 26 (12.56%) VPN
4 24 (11.59%) Internet
5 23 (11.11%) LDAP
6 20 (9.66%) DNS
7 19 (9.18%) HTTP
8 17 (8.21%) FTP
9 12 (5.80%) DHCP
10 11 (5.31%) Network Security
10 11 (5.31%) DLNA
11 10 (4.83%) Telnet
11 10 (4.83%) WAN
12 9 (4.35%) IPsec
13 8 (3.86%) SSL
13 8 (3.86%) LAN
14 7 (3.38%) SMTP
14 7 (3.38%) Ethernet
14 7 (3.38%) Kerberos
14 7 (3.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (28.99%) MySQL
2 34 (16.43%) SQL Server
3 23 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (5.80%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.80%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.83%) Hadoop
6 9 (4.35%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.38%) MariaDB
8 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.93%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.45%) SQLite
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.18%) Subversion
3 7 (3.38%) Mercurial
3 7 (3.38%) Hudson
3 7 (3.38%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.90%) Selenium
5 5 (2.42%) JUnit
5 5 (2.42%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.42%) Bugzilla
5 5 (2.42%) WebDriver
5 5 (2.42%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.93%) JIRA
7 3 (1.45%) Ant
7 3 (1.45%) TestNG
7 3 (1.45%) NUnit
7 3 (1.45%) JMeter
7 3 (1.45%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.97%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.97%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (12.56%) Finance
2 16 (7.73%) Aerospace
3 9 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.86%) Electronics
5 7 (3.38%) Retail
6 5 (2.42%) Banking
7 4 (1.93%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.93%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.45%) Advertising
8 3 (1.45%) Marketing
9 2 (0.97%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 61 (29.47%) Developer
2 27 (13.04%) Software Engineer
3 25 (12.08%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (11.59%) Consultant
5 22 (10.63%) Administrator
6 20 (9.66%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 16 (7.73%) Support Engineer
8 15 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
9 14 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (6.76%) Software Developer
9 14 (6.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.31%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (4.83%) C# Developer
12 9 (4.35%) Principal Consultant
12 9 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
12 9 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
12 9 (4.35%) Server Engineer
13 8 (3.86%) PHP Developer
13 8 (3.86%) Network Engineer
13 8 (3.86%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (23.19%) HTML
2 44 (21.26%) CSS
3 24 (11.59%) .NET
4 20 (9.66%) XML
5 15 (7.25%) ASP.NET
6 13 (6.28%) J2EE
6 13 (6.28%) Ajax
7 10 (4.83%) JSON
8 9 (4.35%) LAMP
8 9 (4.35%) jQuery
8 9 (4.35%) Web Services
9 8 (3.86%) HTML5
9 8 (3.86%) REST
10 7 (3.38%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (3.38%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (2.42%) CSS3
11 5 (2.42%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 5 (2.42%) .NET Framework
11 5 (2.42%) Silverlight
12 4 (1.93%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.87%) Open Source
2 35 (16.91%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.80%) Mathematics
5 11 (5.31%) MPEG
6 10 (4.83%) Data Structures
7 8 (3.86%) Algorithms
8 7 (3.38%) Derivative
9 5 (2.42%) Physics
9 5 (2.42%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.42%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.93%) Wiki
10 4 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.45%) ASIC
11 3 (1.45%) DTV
11 3 (1.45%) Verilog
11 3 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (0.97%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.97%) VHDL
12 2 (0.97%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 156 (75.36%) Linux
2 90 (43.48%) Windows
3 34 (16.43%) UNIX
4 22 (10.63%) Debian
5 18 (8.70%) Ubuntu
6 17 (8.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (7.73%) CentOS
8 12 (5.80%) Android
9 11 (5.31%) Solaris
10 8 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (3.38%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (3.38%) Fedora
12 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (2.42%) SUSE
14 2 (0.97%) HPUX
15 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (19.32%) Software Engineering
3 38 (18.36%) OO
4 24 (11.59%) Scrum
4 24 (11.59%) Time Management
5 18 (8.70%) Software Architecture
5 18 (8.70%) ITIL
6 17 (8.21%) Cyber Security
6 17 (8.21%) DevOps
7 16 (7.73%) OOA/OOD
8 15 (7.25%) Multithreading
9 14 (6.76%) Configuration Management
10 13 (6.28%) E-Commerce
11 12 (5.80%) Kanban
12 11 (5.31%) TDD
12 11 (5.31%) Android Development
13 10 (4.83%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.83%) OOD
13 10 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (4.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 120 (57.97%) Python
2 90 (43.48%) SQL
3 80 (38.65%) Bash Shell
4 74 (35.75%) Java
5 59 (28.50%) PHP
6 57 (27.54%) Ruby
7 52 (25.12%) C++
8 45 (21.74%) JavaScript
9 36 (17.39%) C
10 32 (15.46%) PowerShell
11 31 (14.98%) C#
12 14 (6.76%) Shell Script
13 13 (6.28%) VB
14 8 (3.86%) VB.NET
15 7 (3.38%) Bourne shell
16 5 (2.42%) PHP5
16 5 (2.42%) Objective-C
16 5 (2.42%) AWK
17 4 (1.93%) Korn
17 4 (1.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (28.02%) Degree
2 25 (12.08%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.38%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.90%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.93%) HND
6 3 (1.45%) CCNA
6 3 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.97%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.83%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) DO-254
2 2 (0.97%) DO-160
2 2 (0.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.73%) Active Directory
3 13 (6.28%) Samba
4 9 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.38%) qmail
5 7 (3.38%) Varnish
6 4 (1.93%) Postfix
6 4 (1.93%) XenServer
7 2 (0.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.97%) vSphere
7 2 (0.97%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.97%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.97%) NFS
8 1 (0.48%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 25 (12.08%) Puppet
1 25 (12.08%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (11.11%) Nagios
3 16 (7.73%) Zenoss
4 11 (5.31%) ZABBIX
5 10 (4.83%) Ansible
6 7 (3.38%) Salt
6 7 (3.38%) Icinga
6 7 (3.38%) HAProxy
6 7 (3.38%) yum
6 7 (3.38%) Munin
6 7 (3.38%) SCCM
6 7 (3.38%) SCOM
7 2 (0.97%) OPNET
7 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.97%) OpenView
7 2 (0.97%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 60 (28.99%) VMware
2 40 (19.32%) Oracle
3 36 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 30 (14.49%) Cisco
5 27 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 12 (5.80%) CheckPoint
7 10 (4.83%) Juniper
8 8 (3.86%) NetApp
9 7 (3.38%) Percona
10 6 (2.90%) F5
10 6 (2.90%) Citrix
11 5 (2.42%) HP
11 5 (2.42%) Adobe
12 3 (1.45%) Facebook
12 3 (1.45%) Twitter
12 3 (1.45%) Synopsys
12 3 (1.45%) Google
13 2 (0.97%) Brocade
13 2 (0.97%) Xilinx
13 2 (0.97%) Mentor Graphics
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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