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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 110 134 76
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -58
Permanent jobs citing Perl 151 102 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.45% 1.76% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.53% 3.13% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 105 90 139
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £46,000 £50,000
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
3330 3259 3236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.03% 56.27% 59.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2850 2855 2901
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £48,546
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 60 £50,500 +34.66% 3
Gloucestershire -11 40 £35,750 -15.38% 2
Somerset +22 25 £35,000 +19.65% 3
Dorset -11 20 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Wiltshire -8 3 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 206 (72.79%) Linux
2 194 (68.55%) Python
3 122 (43.11%) Bash Shell
4 110 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (37.10%) Java
6 102 (36.04%) MySQL
7 97 (34.28%) PHP
7 97 (34.28%) Windows
8 94 (33.22%) Ruby
9 91 (32.16%) DevOps
10 82 (28.98%) Puppet
10 82 (28.98%) JavaScript
11 77 (27.21%) Apache
12 73 (25.80%) Oracle
13 71 (25.09%) Opscode Chef
14 64 (22.61%) SQL
15 63 (22.26%) C++
15 63 (22.26%) UNIX
15 63 (22.26%) Firewall
16 60 (21.20%) VMware
16 60 (21.20%) HTML
17 58 (20.49%) C
17 58 (20.49%) CSS
17 58 (20.49%) Red Hat
18 54 (19.08%) Configuration Management
19 53 (18.73%) Software Engineering
20 52 (18.37%) Degree
21 49 (17.31%) OO
22 48 (16.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 45 (15.90%) TCP/IP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 77 (27.21%) Apache
2 28 (9.89%) nginx
3 22 (7.77%) Node.js
4 17 (6.01%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (6.01%) MS Exchange
5 11 (3.89%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.89%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.18%) IIS
6 9 (3.18%) ColdFusion
6 9 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.83%) OpenStack
7 8 (2.83%) JBoss
8 7 (2.47%) Confluence
8 7 (2.47%) MediaWiki
9 6 (2.12%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.41%) lighttpd
10 4 (1.41%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 12 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.06%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (0.71%) Simulink
4 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.65%) SaaS
3 12 (4.24%) PaaS
4 7 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.12%) IaaS
6 2 (0.71%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 63 (22.26%) Firewall
2 45 (15.90%) TCP/IP
3 31 (10.95%) VPN
4 29 (10.25%) DNS
4 29 (10.25%) WAN
5 27 (9.54%) LAN
5 27 (9.54%) HTTP
6 24 (8.48%) LDAP
7 23 (8.13%) Internet
8 17 (6.01%) DHCP
9 15 (5.30%) Network Security
10 10 (3.53%) DLNA
10 10 (3.53%) FTP
11 9 (3.18%) SSL
11 9 (3.18%) OSPF
11 9 (3.18%) BGP
11 9 (3.18%) IPsec
11 9 (3.18%) Telnet
12 7 (2.47%) Wireshark
12 7 (2.47%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (36.04%) MySQL
2 37 (13.07%) SQL Server
3 28 (9.89%) Relational Database
4 22 (7.77%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (6.71%) Hadoop
6 18 (6.36%) MongoDB
7 17 (6.01%) NoSQL
8 14 (4.95%) RDBMS
9 11 (3.89%) Big Data
10 8 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.47%) SQLite
11 7 (2.47%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.12%) MariaDB
12 6 (2.12%) IDMS
12 6 (2.12%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (2.12%) DB2
12 6 (2.12%) Informix
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 45 (15.90%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.54%) Jenkins
3 25 (8.83%) Hudson
4 20 (7.07%) Subversion
5 10 (3.53%) ClearCase
6 9 (3.18%) Eclipse
6 9 (3.18%) JUnit
7 8 (2.83%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (2.83%) Selenium
7 8 (2.83%) TestNG
7 8 (2.83%) WebDriver
7 8 (2.83%) SpecFlow
7 8 (2.83%) NUnit
7 8 (2.83%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.47%) JIRA
9 6 (2.12%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.71%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.35%) JMeter
General
1 20 (7.07%) Finance
2 19 (6.71%) Military
3 14 (4.95%) Aerospace
4 13 (4.59%) Electronics
5 8 (2.83%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.83%) Banking
6 6 (2.12%) Law
6 6 (2.12%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.77%) Retail
8 4 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.41%) Back Office
9 3 (1.06%) Marketing
9 3 (1.06%) Advertising
10 2 (0.71%) Avionics
11 1 (0.35%) Games
11 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (19.43%) Developer
2 52 (18.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 46 (16.25%) Software Engineer
4 25 (8.83%) Systems Administrator
4 25 (8.83%) Administrator
5 20 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (7.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 19 (6.71%) Consultant
7 17 (6.01%) Test Engineer
7 17 (6.01%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 17 (6.01%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (4.95%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (4.95%) PHP Developer
9 12 (4.24%) Analyst
9 12 (4.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (3.89%) Network Engineer
11 10 (3.53%) Java Developer
12 9 (3.18%) Integration Engineer
12 9 (3.18%) Principal Consultant
12 9 (3.18%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (21.20%) HTML
2 58 (20.49%) CSS
3 33 (11.66%) LAMP
4 23 (8.13%) .NET
5 20 (7.07%) HTML5
6 19 (6.71%) Middleware
7 17 (6.01%) CSS3
8 16 (5.65%) Ajax
8 16 (5.65%) J2EE
8 16 (5.65%) XML
9 14 (4.95%) JSON
10 12 (4.24%) Hibernate
11 11 (3.89%) Spring
11 11 (3.89%) Apache Camel
12 10 (3.53%) REST
13 9 (3.18%) Web Services
13 9 (3.18%) Ruby on Rails
14 8 (2.83%) jQuery
14 8 (2.83%) ASP.NET
15 7 (2.47%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.78%) Open Source
2 33 (11.66%) Computer Science
3 24 (8.48%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.59%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.89%) PKI
6 11 (3.89%) Clustering
6 11 (3.89%) Visualisation
6 11 (3.89%) Wiki
7 10 (3.53%) MPEG
8 8 (2.83%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.83%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.12%) Replication
10 6 (2.12%) Derivative
11 2 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.71%) ASIC
11 2 (0.71%) VHDL
11 2 (0.71%) Verilog
11 2 (0.71%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 206 (72.79%) Linux
2 97 (34.28%) Windows
3 63 (22.26%) UNIX
4 48 (16.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (12.01%) Ubuntu
6 33 (11.66%) CentOS
7 22 (7.77%) Debian
8 17 (6.01%) Solaris
9 14 (4.95%) Android
9 14 (4.95%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.12%) Fedora
11 6 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.41%) AIX
13 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.71%) HPUX
14 2 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (32.16%) DevOps
3 54 (19.08%) Configuration Management
4 53 (18.73%) Software Engineering
5 49 (17.31%) OO
6 42 (14.84%) Scrum
7 37 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (12.37%) Time Management
9 28 (9.89%) Information Security
10 22 (7.77%) Multithreading
10 22 (7.77%) Mentoring
11 19 (6.71%) TDD
11 19 (6.71%) OOA/OOD
12 18 (6.36%) E-Commerce
13 17 (6.01%) Software Architecture
14 16 (5.65%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (5.30%) Cyber Security
16 14 (4.95%) Change Management
17 13 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (4.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 194 (68.55%) Python
2 122 (43.11%) Bash Shell
3 105 (37.10%) Java
4 97 (34.28%) PHP
5 94 (33.22%) Ruby
6 82 (28.98%) JavaScript
7 64 (22.61%) SQL
8 63 (22.26%) C++
9 58 (20.49%) C
10 43 (15.19%) PowerShell
11 25 (8.83%) C#
12 21 (7.42%) Shell Script
13 12 (4.24%) Korn
13 12 (4.24%) PHP5
14 11 (3.89%) Objective-C
15 9 (3.18%) CFML
16 8 (2.83%) VB
16 8 (2.83%) Groovy
17 7 (2.47%) Bourne shell
18 6 (2.12%) Jython
Qualifications
1 52 (18.37%) Degree
2 36 (12.72%) Security Cleared
3 23 (8.13%) DV Cleared
4 21 (7.42%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (6.71%) CCNA
6 17 (6.01%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.71%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.71%) ISEB
7 2 (0.71%) CCNP
8 1 (0.35%) HND
8 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.59%) QA
2 6 (2.12%) SLA
3 2 (0.71%) DO-254
3 2 (0.71%) DO-160
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (7.77%) Active Directory
3 20 (7.07%) Hyper-V
4 16 (5.65%) Samba
5 9 (3.18%) Postfix
6 8 (2.83%) Varnish
6 8 (2.83%) KVM
7 7 (2.47%) iptables
7 7 (2.47%) XenServer
7 7 (2.47%) qmail
8 6 (2.12%) VirtualBox
8 6 (2.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (1.77%) Snort
9 5 (1.77%) NFS
10 3 (1.06%) Docker
11 2 (0.71%) RHEV
11 2 (0.71%) oVirt
11 2 (0.71%) GFS2
11 2 (0.71%) Gluster
11 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 82 (28.98%) Puppet
2 71 (25.09%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (13.07%) Nagios
4 26 (9.19%) Ansible
5 25 (8.83%) Salt
5 25 (8.83%) Zenoss
6 17 (6.01%) ZABBIX
7 8 (2.83%) Icinga
7 8 (2.83%) Graphite
8 7 (2.47%) yum
9 6 (2.12%) Oracle Identity Management
9 6 (2.12%) Munin
9 6 (2.12%) Vagrant
9 6 (2.12%) HAProxy
10 4 (1.41%) Opsview
10 4 (1.41%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.06%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
12 2 (0.71%) OpenView
Vendors
1 73 (25.80%) Oracle
2 60 (21.20%) VMware
3 58 (20.49%) Red Hat
4 35 (12.37%) Microsoft
5 34 (12.01%) Cisco
6 11 (3.89%) Juniper
7 10 (3.53%) CheckPoint
8 8 (2.83%) Citrix
8 8 (2.83%) Facebook
8 8 (2.83%) Twitter
9 7 (2.47%) Google
10 6 (2.12%) Sybase
10 6 (2.12%) Percona
11 4 (1.41%) HP
11 4 (1.41%) ATG
12 3 (1.06%) F5
12 3 (1.06%) Cadence
13 2 (0.71%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.71%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.71%) Xilinx
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Stroud
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bath, Avon
Deep Blue Sky Digital Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago