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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 154 122 81
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -41
Permanent jobs citing Perl 82 97 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.30% 1.84% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% 3.17% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 64 79 162
Average salary £42,075 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.87% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £28,700 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
3447 3059 3011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.80% 58.05% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 2757 2701
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -5 40 £41,650 +19.00% 14
Bristol +2 19 £42,500 +41.66% 9
Somerset -6 7 £35,000 +37.25%
Dorset -22 7 £32,500 -35.00% 3
Wiltshire -13 3 £60,000 +66.66% 2
Devon -21 3 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Cornwall - 3 £45,000 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 115 (68.86%) Linux
2 90 (53.89%) Python
3 78 (46.71%) Windows
4 75 (44.91%) Java
4 75 (44.91%) SQL
5 70 (41.92%) VMware
6 55 (32.93%) Bash Shell
7 47 (28.14%) C++
8 45 (26.95%) Cisco
9 43 (25.75%) Ruby
9 43 (25.75%) Degree
10 42 (25.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 42 (25.15%) HTML
11 39 (23.35%) PHP
11 39 (23.35%) MySQL
12 36 (21.56%) Security Cleared
13 34 (20.36%) Computer Science
13 34 (20.36%) C#
13 34 (20.36%) Apache
14 32 (19.16%) SQL Server
14 32 (19.16%) TCP/IP
15 31 (18.56%) Red Hat
15 31 (18.56%) C
16 28 (16.77%) CSS
16 28 (16.77%) UNIX
17 27 (16.17%) JavaScript
17 27 (16.17%) Software Engineering
18 25 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
19 24 (14.37%) HP
20 23 (13.77%) Shell Script

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (20.36%) Apache
2 18 (10.78%) IIS
3 15 (8.98%) JBoss
4 12 (7.19%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.19%) MS Exchange
6 6 (3.59%) ColdFusion
7 5 (2.99%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.80%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.80%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.20%) nginx
9 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.20%) Node.js
10 1 (0.60%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.60%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.60%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) Office 365
2 3 (1.80%) Trello
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.60%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (19.16%) TCP/IP
2 19 (11.38%) DNS
3 16 (9.58%) Internet
4 14 (8.38%) LDAP
4 14 (8.38%) SAN
5 13 (7.78%) DHCP
6 12 (7.19%) Firewall
7 10 (5.99%) VoIP
8 9 (5.39%) FTP
8 9 (5.39%) HTTP
9 8 (4.79%) Wireshark
10 7 (4.19%) WAN
10 7 (4.19%) VPN
10 7 (4.19%) SMTP
11 5 (2.99%) ADSL
11 5 (2.99%) GPRS
11 5 (2.99%) SMS
11 5 (2.99%) PPP
11 5 (2.99%) SNMP
11 5 (2.99%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.35%) MySQL
2 32 (19.16%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.59%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.40%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.40%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.40%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.20%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.60%) DTS
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.60%) Redis
8 1 (0.60%) Big Data
8 1 (0.60%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (8.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.79%) Subversion
3 6 (3.59%) Bugzilla
4 5 (2.99%) Selenium
5 4 (2.40%) JMeter
6 3 (1.80%) Ant
6 3 (1.80%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.20%) Ranorex
7 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.20%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.60%) JUnit
8 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.60%) Maven
8 1 (0.60%) Hudson
8 1 (0.60%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Ivy
General
1 20 (11.98%) Finance
2 19 (11.38%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.59%) Marketing
3 6 (3.59%) Electronics
3 6 (3.59%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.40%) Banking
5 3 (1.80%) Retail
6 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Games
6 2 (1.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 44 (26.35%) Developer
2 23 (13.77%) Consultant
3 22 (13.17%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (13.17%) Software Engineer
4 20 (11.98%) Administrator
5 13 (7.78%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (7.19%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (6.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 11 (6.59%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (5.99%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.39%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.39%) Analyst
9 9 (5.39%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.39%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.19%) Tester
11 6 (3.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (3.59%) Build Engineer
11 6 (3.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.59%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (25.15%) HTML
2 28 (16.77%) CSS
3 23 (13.77%) .NET
4 20 (11.98%) XML
5 19 (11.38%) J2EE
6 13 (7.78%) ASP.NET
7 11 (6.59%) jQuery
8 7 (4.19%) Silverlight
9 6 (3.59%) Ajax
9 6 (3.59%) Web Services
10 5 (2.99%) XHTML
10 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 5 (2.99%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.80%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.80%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (1.80%) JSON
12 2 (1.20%) RESTful
12 2 (1.20%) REST
12 2 (1.20%) JSF
12 2 (1.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.36%) Computer Science
2 17 (10.18%) Open Source
3 9 (5.39%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.59%) Digital Media
5 6 (3.59%) DTV
6 5 (2.99%) MPEG
6 5 (2.99%) Device Driver
6 5 (2.99%) User Experience
6 5 (2.99%) Physics
7 4 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.80%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.20%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.20%) Verilog
10 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.60%) NHS
10 1 (0.60%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 115 (68.86%) Linux
2 78 (46.71%) Windows
3 28 (16.77%) UNIX
4 20 (11.98%) Debian
5 17 (10.18%) CentOS
6 14 (8.38%) Solaris
7 13 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (7.19%) Ubuntu
8 12 (7.19%) HPUX
9 7 (4.19%) SUSE
10 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (2.99%) Android
12 4 (2.40%) Fedora
13 2 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.17%) Software Engineering
2 25 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.17%) ITIL
3 22 (13.17%) OO
4 19 (11.38%) Software Architecture
5 17 (10.18%) Web Development
6 15 (8.98%) Scrum
7 11 (6.59%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (6.59%) Time Management
8 10 (5.99%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (4.79%) Performance Management
9 8 (4.79%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (4.79%) Configuration Management
10 7 (4.19%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.19%) TDD
10 7 (4.19%) Data Transformation
10 7 (4.19%) DevOps
11 6 (3.59%) Test Automation
11 6 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (2.99%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 90 (53.89%) Python
2 75 (44.91%) Java
2 75 (44.91%) SQL
3 55 (32.93%) Bash Shell
4 47 (28.14%) C++
5 43 (25.75%) Ruby
6 39 (23.35%) PHP
7 34 (20.36%) C#
8 31 (18.56%) C
9 27 (16.17%) JavaScript
10 23 (13.77%) Shell Script
10 23 (13.77%) PowerShell
11 20 (11.98%) VB
12 8 (4.79%) VB.NET
13 6 (3.59%) Korn
13 6 (3.59%) CFML
14 3 (1.80%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.80%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.80%) AWK
14 3 (1.80%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (25.75%) Degree
2 36 (21.56%) Security Cleared
3 15 (8.98%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.59%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.80%) HND
5 3 (1.80%) ISEB
5 3 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.60%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.60%) CCNP
6 1 (0.60%) CCNA
6 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.60%) CCENT
6 1 (0.60%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (25.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.19%) vSphere
2 12 (7.19%) VMware ESX
3 11 (6.59%) Samba
4 10 (5.99%) Terminal Services
5 8 (4.79%) NFS
6 7 (4.19%) Squid
7 6 (3.59%) qmail
8 5 (2.99%) Active Directory
8 5 (2.99%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.80%) Xen
10 2 (1.20%) Postfix
10 2 (1.20%) RHEV
10 2 (1.20%) KVM
11 1 (0.60%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.60%) vCloud
11 1 (0.60%) Varnish
11 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.60%) XenServer
11 1 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (11.38%) Nagios
2 12 (7.19%) NetBackup
3 10 (5.99%) SolarWinds Orion
3 10 (5.99%) CA Spectrum
3 10 (5.99%) OPNET
3 10 (5.99%) OpenView
4 5 (2.99%) SCCM
4 5 (2.99%) SCOM
5 4 (2.40%) Puppet
6 3 (1.80%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.20%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.60%) logstash
8 1 (0.60%) Ansible
8 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.60%) Icinga
8 1 (0.60%) YUM
8 1 (0.60%) Munin
Vendors
1 70 (41.92%) VMware
2 45 (26.95%) Cisco
3 31 (18.56%) Red Hat
4 24 (14.37%) HP
5 22 (13.17%) NetApp
6 19 (11.38%) Oracle
6 19 (11.38%) Citrix
6 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
7 14 (8.38%) F5
8 13 (7.78%) Juniper
9 12 (7.19%) Brocade
9 12 (7.19%) Veritas
9 12 (7.19%) Symantec
10 10 (5.99%) Riverbed
10 10 (5.99%) SolarWinds
10 10 (5.99%) CA
11 6 (3.59%) Compuware
12 5 (2.99%) BMC
12 5 (2.99%) Adobe
12 5 (2.99%) NetQoS
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Devon
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Barclays Corporate Bank
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Barclays Corporate Bank
Posted: 2 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stroud
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
Stroud
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
South West
Vodafone
Posted: 11 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Negotiable + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Stroud
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago