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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 110 174 125
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -49
Permanent jobs citing Perl 155 57 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.59% 0.94% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% 1.68% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 103 43 80
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
3385 3383 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.64% 56.07% 57.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2937 2898 2551
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +51 73 £67,500 +61.67% 6
Gloucestershire +12 47 £44,500 +27.14% 2
Dorset +19 16 - -
Wiltshire +7 16 £41,500 -19.02%
Devon -9 2 - -
Somerset +1 1 £54,500 +62.68% 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 242 (78.32%) Python
2 237 (76.70%) Linux
3 134 (43.37%) Java
4 120 (38.83%) Ruby
5 118 (38.19%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (36.57%) DevOps
7 109 (35.28%) UNIX
8 106 (34.30%) Puppet
9 102 (33.01%) Bash Shell
10 93 (30.10%) Oracle
11 89 (28.80%) Configuration Management
12 88 (28.48%) JavaScript
13 87 (28.16%) PHP
14 86 (27.83%) C++
14 86 (27.83%) VMware
15 85 (27.51%) Apache
16 79 (25.57%) Git (software)
17 78 (25.24%) MySQL
17 78 (25.24%) Opscode Chef
18 77 (24.92%) VMware Infrastructure
19 73 (23.62%) Software Engineering
20 72 (23.30%) C
21 65 (21.04%) HTML
22 64 (20.71%) Windows
23 59 (19.09%) SQL
23 59 (19.09%) CSS
24 58 (18.77%) Scrum
25 54 (17.48%) Nagios
26 53 (17.15%) Continuous Integration
27 48 (15.53%) Ansible

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 85 (27.51%) Apache
2 33 (10.68%) nginx
3 29 (9.39%) Node.js
4 24 (7.77%) Tomcat
5 22 (7.12%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (6.15%) OpenStack
7 18 (5.83%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.91%) MediaWiki
8 9 (2.91%) Confluence
9 8 (2.59%) JBoss
10 7 (2.27%) IIS
11 6 (1.94%) GlassFish
12 5 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (1.62%) ArcGIS
12 5 (1.62%) ArcSDE
12 5 (1.62%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.29%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.97%) SAS
14 3 (0.97%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.32%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.97%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.32%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.32%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 36 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (9.39%) PaaS
3 24 (7.77%) IaaS
4 20 (6.47%) SaaS
5 9 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (11.65%) Firewall
2 35 (11.33%) TCP/IP
3 30 (9.71%) WAN
4 29 (9.39%) LAN
5 20 (6.47%) DNS
5 20 (6.47%) Network Security
5 20 (6.47%) Internet
6 18 (5.83%) VPN
7 16 (5.18%) HTTP
8 15 (4.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (4.53%) SAN
9 14 (4.53%) LDAP
10 13 (4.21%) IPsec
11 11 (3.56%) OSPF
11 11 (3.56%) BGP
11 11 (3.56%) PSTN
11 11 (3.56%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (3.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (3.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 11 (3.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (25.24%) MySQL
2 47 (15.21%) Relational Database
3 38 (12.30%) Big Data
4 36 (11.65%) Hadoop
5 34 (11.00%) MongoDB
6 31 (10.03%) RDBMS
7 25 (8.09%) SQL Server
8 24 (7.77%) Oracle Database
9 17 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (5.50%) NoSQL
10 16 (5.18%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (2.27%) SQLite
14 4 (1.29%) DB2
15 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.97%) Oracle Exadata
15 3 (0.97%) TimesTen
15 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 79 (25.57%) Git (software)
2 40 (12.94%) Jenkins
3 33 (10.68%) Hudson
4 20 (6.47%) ClearCase
5 19 (6.15%) Subversion
6 17 (5.50%) JIRA
7 13 (4.21%) Oracle APEX
8 11 (3.56%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (3.24%) Maven
10 5 (1.62%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.62%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.97%) Selenium
11 3 (0.97%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.97%) MagicDraw
12 2 (0.65%) Grunt
12 2 (0.65%) CasperJS
12 2 (0.65%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 37 (11.97%) Telecoms
2 32 (10.36%) Finance
3 26 (8.41%) Military
4 19 (6.15%) Banking
4 19 (6.15%) Electronics
5 9 (2.91%) Back Office
5 9 (2.91%) Law
5 9 (2.91%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.27%) Marketing
7 6 (1.94%) General Ledger
7 6 (1.94%) Games
7 6 (1.94%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.62%) Retail
9 3 (0.97%) Advertising
10 2 (0.65%) Avionics
11 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 68 (22.01%) Software Engineer
2 53 (17.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (12.94%) Developer
4 33 (10.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 31 (10.03%) Analyst
6 23 (7.44%) Systems Engineer
7 20 (6.47%) Administrator
8 17 (5.50%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (5.18%) Junior
9 16 (5.18%) Senior Developer
9 16 (5.18%) Cloud Engineer
10 15 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (4.53%) Software Developer
11 14 (4.53%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (3.88%) Operations Manager
12 12 (3.88%) Test Engineer
13 11 (3.56%) Senior Manager
14 10 (3.24%) Systems Support
14 10 (3.24%) Junior Developer
15 9 (2.91%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (21.04%) HTML
2 59 (19.09%) CSS
3 47 (15.21%) LAMP
4 43 (13.92%) Middleware
5 33 (10.68%) J2EE
6 29 (9.39%) HTML5
7 28 (9.06%) CSS3
8 27 (8.74%) Hibernate
9 24 (7.77%) Spring
10 23 (7.44%) .NET
10 23 (7.44%) XML
11 21 (6.80%) Apache Camel
12 19 (6.15%) Oracle Fusion
13 16 (5.18%) WebCenter
13 16 (5.18%) MCollective
13 16 (5.18%) JSON
14 15 (4.85%) Web Services
14 15 (4.85%) jQuery
15 13 (4.21%) Ajax
16 12 (3.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.24%) Computer Science
2 38 (12.30%) Data Centre
3 30 (9.71%) Management Information System
4 29 (9.39%) Digital Media
5 23 (7.44%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (6.47%) Visualisation
7 20 (6.47%) PKI
8 15 (4.85%) Mathematics
8 15 (4.85%) SWIFT
9 11 (3.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 10 (3.24%) Wiki
10 10 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (3.24%) Statistics
11 9 (2.91%) Replication
11 9 (2.91%) MPEG
12 8 (2.59%) User Experience
13 5 (1.62%) DTV
13 5 (1.62%) GIS
14 4 (1.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 237 (76.70%) Linux
2 109 (35.28%) UNIX
3 64 (20.71%) Windows
4 32 (10.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (9.71%) Ubuntu
6 18 (5.83%) CentOS
7 12 (3.88%) Debian
8 11 (3.56%) Solaris
8 11 (3.56%) Oracle Linux
9 9 (2.91%) Android
9 9 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.65%) HPUX
12 2 (0.65%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.32%) Fedora
13 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (38.19%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (36.57%) DevOps
3 89 (28.80%) Configuration Management
4 73 (23.62%) Software Engineering
5 58 (18.77%) Scrum
6 53 (17.15%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (12.62%) OO
7 39 (12.62%) SDLC
8 28 (9.06%) TDD
9 26 (8.41%) Capacity Planning
9 26 (8.41%) Build Automation
10 25 (8.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (8.09%) Time Management
10 25 (8.09%) Information Security
11 24 (7.77%) Open Source
12 22 (7.12%) SOA
12 22 (7.12%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (6.47%) Service Delivery
14 20 (6.47%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 242 (78.32%) Python
2 134 (43.37%) Java
3 120 (38.83%) Ruby
4 102 (33.01%) Bash Shell
5 88 (28.48%) JavaScript
6 87 (28.16%) PHP
7 86 (27.83%) C++
8 72 (23.30%) C
9 59 (19.09%) SQL
10 45 (14.56%) Shell Script
11 22 (7.12%) C#
12 19 (6.15%) PL/SQL
12 19 (6.15%) Jython
13 14 (4.53%) Groovy
14 11 (3.56%) PowerShell
15 10 (3.24%) Bourne shell
15 10 (3.24%) Objective-C
15 10 (3.24%) Korn
16 7 (2.27%) PHP5
16 7 (2.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 44 (14.24%) Security Cleared
2 43 (13.92%) Degree
3 32 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (10.36%) DV Cleared
4 31 (10.03%) SC Cleared
5 20 (6.47%) CCNA
6 12 (3.88%) CCNP
7 6 (1.94%) CCIE
8 4 (1.29%) HND
8 4 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.32%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.32%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.32%) Server+ Certification
9 1 (0.32%) LPIC
9 1 (0.32%) MCSE
9 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.32%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.59%) SLA
1 8 (2.59%) QA
2 5 (1.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 77 (24.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (9.39%) Hyper-V
3 18 (5.83%) KVM
4 16 (5.18%) VirtualBox
4 16 (5.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 13 (4.21%) Samba
6 12 (3.88%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (3.56%) XenServer
7 11 (3.56%) Postfix
8 9 (2.91%) iptables
9 6 (1.94%) Docker
10 4 (1.29%) vSphere
11 3 (0.97%) NFS
11 3 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
12 2 (0.65%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.65%) Varnish
13 1 (0.32%) Firmware
13 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 106 (34.30%) Puppet
2 78 (25.24%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (17.48%) Nagios
4 48 (15.53%) Ansible
5 27 (8.74%) Salt
6 23 (7.44%) Vagrant
7 20 (6.47%) ZABBIX
8 16 (5.18%) Oracle Identity Management
9 14 (4.53%) Graphite
10 12 (3.88%) CA Spectrum
10 12 (3.88%) Data Guard
10 12 (3.88%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (3.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 11 (3.56%) Cisco UCCX
11 11 (3.56%) Zenoss
11 11 (3.56%) Cisco UCCE
11 11 (3.56%) Cisco CUCM
12 10 (3.24%) Tivoli
13 6 (1.94%) Control-M
13 6 (1.94%) Opsview
Vendors
1 93 (30.10%) Oracle
2 86 (27.83%) VMware
3 47 (15.21%) Red Hat
4 34 (11.00%) Cisco
5 26 (8.41%) Microsoft
6 16 (5.18%) IBM
7 12 (3.88%) Juniper
7 12 (3.88%) CA
7 12 (3.88%) F5
8 11 (3.56%) Nimsoft
8 11 (3.56%) Splunk
8 11 (3.56%) Blue Coat
8 11 (3.56%) Google
8 11 (3.56%) McAfee
8 11 (3.56%) Intel
8 11 (3.56%) Citrix
8 11 (3.56%) Verint
8 11 (3.56%) Lancope
9 10 (3.24%) ServiceNow
10 7 (2.27%) Sybase
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago