The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 62 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 18 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.52% 2.16% 3.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.95% 4.21% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 33
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,650 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.12%
Perl
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
364 451 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.05% 51.31% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 316 415 470
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Perl
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Southampton region.

Perl Salary Trend in Southampton

Perl
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Southampton

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 34 (97.14%) Linux
2 26 (74.29%) Python
3 25 (71.43%) Java
4 20 (57.14%) Windows
5 17 (48.57%) Oracle
5 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
6 14 (40.00%) C++
7 13 (37.14%) Sun
8 11 (31.43%) UNIX
9 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 10 (28.57%) C
9 10 (28.57%) PHP
9 10 (28.57%) ITIL
9 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (28.57%) VMware
9 10 (28.57%) Fedora
9 10 (28.57%) CentOS
9 10 (28.57%) Puppet
9 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
9 10 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (22.86%) Degree
11 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
11 7 (20.00%) SQL
11 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (20.00%) HTML
11 7 (20.00%) Solaris
11 7 (20.00%) QA

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (11.43%) Node.js
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (17.14%) Kerberos
3 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
1 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
1 6 (17.14%) SQLPlus
2 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.43%) Big Data
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) GDB
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
1 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
1 10 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
1 10 (28.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Applications Specialist
4 6 (17.14%) DBA
5 5 (14.29%) Graduate
5 5 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (17.14%) CSS
2 6 (17.14%) Middleware
3 4 (11.43%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.43%) XML
4 3 (8.57%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (17.14%) Data Structures
3 6 (17.14%) Clustering
3 6 (17.14%) Replication
4 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) UNIX
4 10 (28.57%) Fedora
4 10 (28.57%) CentOS
5 7 (20.00%) Solaris
6 3 (8.57%) Debian
7 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
2 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.00%) Web Development
5 6 (17.14%) Data Architecture
5 6 (17.14%) Database Tuning
5 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (17.14%) Migration
5 6 (17.14%) Change Management
6 4 (11.43%) OO
6 4 (11.43%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) SDLC
8 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.71%) Product Management
8 2 (5.71%) User Stories
8 2 (5.71%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) Python
2 25 (71.43%) Java
3 14 (40.00%) C++
4 10 (28.57%) C
4 10 (28.57%) PHP
4 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 7 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (17.14%) Ruby
6 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
6 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
7 4 (11.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 6 (17.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Puppet
2 6 (17.14%) Data Guard
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle ZFS
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Oracle
2 13 (37.14%) Sun
3 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 10 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (17.14%) HP
4 6 (17.14%) EMC
4 6 (17.14%) CommVault
4 6 (17.14%) NetApp
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft