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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 167 126 68
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -58
Permanent jobs citing Perl 60 86 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 1.70% 3.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 2.98% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 43 76 186
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £46,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
3461 2889 3050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.11% 57.05% 53.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2967 2575 2787
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -7 29 £35,000 - 7
Bristol -1 12 £41,000 +26.15% 6
Wiltshire -26 7 £51,250 +42.36% 2
Dorset -10 5 £32,500 -35.00%
Somerset -25 3 £33,500 +6.34% 1
Cornwall - 3 £45,000 -
Devon -17 1 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 112 (62.92%) Python
2 108 (60.67%) Linux
3 90 (50.56%) Java
4 75 (42.13%) SQL
5 67 (37.64%) Windows
6 57 (32.02%) C++
7 56 (31.46%) VMware
8 55 (30.90%) Ruby
9 51 (28.65%) Bash Shell
10 49 (27.53%) MySQL
11 45 (25.28%) Cisco
12 42 (23.60%) HTML
12 42 (23.60%) C
13 41 (23.03%) JavaScript
14 40 (22.47%) PHP
14 40 (22.47%) C#
14 40 (22.47%) Software Engineering
15 36 (20.22%) UNIX
16 35 (19.66%) Degree
16 35 (19.66%) Security Cleared
17 34 (19.10%) Apache
18 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
18 32 (17.98%) Red Hat
18 32 (17.98%) HP
18 32 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
19 30 (16.85%) Telecoms
20 28 (15.73%) Shell Script
20 28 (15.73%) Computer Science
21 26 (14.61%) Citrix
22 25 (14.04%) SAN

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 34 (19.10%) Apache
2 17 (9.55%) WebLogic
3 15 (8.43%) IIS
4 7 (3.93%) ColdFusion
5 5 (2.81%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.69%) Node.js
6 3 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.12%) Zimbra
8 1 (0.56%) Confluence
8 1 (0.56%) nginx
8 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.56%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) MS Office
1 2 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.81%) Office 365
2 3 (1.69%) Trello
2 3 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.12%) SaaS
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.04%) SAN
2 22 (12.36%) DHCP
3 18 (10.11%) Internet
4 17 (9.55%) TCP/IP
5 14 (7.87%) DNS
6 12 (6.74%) LDAP
6 12 (6.74%) LTE
7 11 (6.18%) VoIP
8 10 (5.62%) 4G
9 8 (4.49%) WAN
9 8 (4.49%) Firewall
10 7 (3.93%) Wireless
10 7 (3.93%) SMTP
11 6 (3.37%) WCDMA
11 6 (3.37%) HTTP
11 6 (3.37%) Wireshark
12 5 (2.81%) IPv6
12 5 (2.81%) PPP
12 5 (2.81%) SNMP
12 5 (2.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (27.53%) MySQL
2 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (5.06%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.37%) Big Data
6 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.81%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.12%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.56%) DTS
10 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (11.80%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.99%) Selenium
3 13 (7.30%) Subversion
4 11 (6.18%) FitNesse
5 10 (5.62%) JIRA
6 9 (5.06%) JMeter
7 7 (3.93%) Ranorex
8 6 (3.37%) Bugzilla
9 5 (2.81%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.25%) WatiN
10 4 (2.25%) WATIR
11 3 (1.69%) TestComplete
11 3 (1.69%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (1.69%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (1.12%) ClearCase
13 1 (0.56%) Ant
13 1 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 30 (16.85%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.74%) Finance
3 11 (6.18%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.37%) Marketing
5 5 (2.81%) Electronics
6 2 (1.12%) Games
7 1 (0.56%) Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
7 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (24.72%) Developer
2 30 (16.85%) Software Engineer
3 20 (11.24%) Consultant
4 19 (10.67%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (8.99%) Administrator
5 16 (8.99%) Tester
5 16 (8.99%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (7.30%) Analyst
6 13 (7.30%) Software Developer
7 12 (6.74%) Test Analyst
7 12 (6.74%) Junior
7 12 (6.74%) Web Developer
7 12 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (6.74%) Test Engineer
8 10 (5.62%) QA Tester
9 9 (5.06%) Wintel Engineer
10 8 (4.49%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (3.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.93%) Senior Tester
11 7 (3.93%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.60%) HTML
2 22 (12.36%) .NET
3 21 (11.80%) J2EE
3 21 (11.80%) CSS
3 21 (11.80%) XML
4 16 (8.99%) jQuery
5 13 (7.30%) Silverlight
6 12 (6.74%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.93%) HTML5
8 6 (3.37%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.37%) Ajax
9 5 (2.81%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.81%) Java EE
9 5 (2.81%) Flash
9 5 (2.81%) XHTML
9 5 (2.81%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (2.81%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 4 (2.25%) POSIX
10 4 (2.25%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (2.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.73%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.24%) Open Source
3 13 (7.30%) Digital Media
4 7 (3.93%) Device Driver
5 6 (3.37%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.37%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.81%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.81%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.81%) DTV
7 4 (2.25%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.69%) Physics
9 2 (1.12%) Clustering
9 2 (1.12%) Verilog
9 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.56%) IPTV
10 1 (0.56%) Informatics
10 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.56%) NHS
10 1 (0.56%) Wiki
10 1 (0.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 108 (60.67%) Linux
2 67 (37.64%) Windows
3 36 (20.22%) UNIX
4 21 (11.80%) Solaris
5 19 (10.67%) CentOS
6 18 (10.11%) Debian
7 17 (9.55%) HPUX
8 14 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (4.49%) Ubuntu
10 7 (3.93%) SUSE
11 6 (3.37%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.69%) Fedora
14 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.47%) Software Engineering
2 22 (12.36%) Web Development
3 21 (11.80%) Scrum
4 20 (11.24%) ITIL
4 20 (11.24%) OO
5 19 (10.67%) Software Architecture
6 17 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (9.55%) TDD
7 15 (8.43%) Test Automation
8 14 (7.87%) Automated Testing
9 13 (7.30%) Software Testing
10 12 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (6.18%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (5.06%) Test Strategy
13 7 (3.93%) Manual Testing
13 7 (3.93%) Data Transformation
13 7 (3.93%) E-Commerce
14 6 (3.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (3.37%) Automation Testing
14 6 (3.37%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 112 (62.92%) Python
2 90 (50.56%) Java
3 75 (42.13%) SQL
4 57 (32.02%) C++
5 55 (30.90%) Ruby
6 51 (28.65%) Bash Shell
7 42 (23.60%) C
8 41 (23.03%) JavaScript
9 40 (22.47%) PHP
9 40 (22.47%) C#
10 28 (15.73%) Shell Script
11 15 (8.43%) VB
11 15 (8.43%) PowerShell
12 7 (3.93%) CFML
13 5 (2.81%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.81%) Korn
14 3 (1.69%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.69%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (19.66%) Degree
1 35 (19.66%) Security Cleared
2 21 (11.80%) DV Cleared
3 13 (7.30%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.49%) ISEB
5 5 (2.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.56%) RHCE
6 1 (0.56%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.56%) LPIC
6 1 (0.56%) CCENT
6 1 (0.56%) CCNP
6 1 (0.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.48%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.55%) VMware ESX
2 17 (9.55%) vSphere
3 11 (6.18%) Terminal Services
4 10 (5.62%) Samba
5 9 (5.06%) NFS
6 8 (4.49%) Squid
7 6 (3.37%) Active Directory
7 6 (3.37%) KVM
7 6 (3.37%) RHEV
7 6 (3.37%) qmail
8 4 (2.25%) Xen
8 4 (2.25%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.12%) Postfix
10 1 (0.56%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.56%) XenServer
10 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (9.55%) NetBackup
2 15 (8.43%) Nagios
3 11 (6.18%) OPNET
3 11 (6.18%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (6.18%) CA Spectrum
3 11 (6.18%) OpenView
4 3 (1.69%) Puppet
5 2 (1.12%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.56%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.56%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.56%) logstash
6 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.56%) YUM
Vendors
1 56 (31.46%) VMware
2 45 (25.28%) Cisco
3 32 (17.98%) HP
3 32 (17.98%) Red Hat
4 26 (14.61%) Citrix
5 24 (13.48%) NetApp
6 19 (10.67%) JBoss
7 18 (10.11%) Oracle
8 17 (9.55%) Veritas
8 17 (9.55%) Symantec
8 17 (9.55%) Brocade
9 15 (8.43%) CA
10 13 (7.30%) Juniper
11 12 (6.74%) F5
12 11 (6.18%) Riverbed
12 11 (6.18%) Microsoft
12 11 (6.18%) SolarWinds
13 7 (3.93%) Compuware
14 6 (3.37%) BMC
14 6 (3.37%) NetScout
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