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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 65 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 18 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.34% 1.74% 4.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% 3.38% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 34
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
393 444 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.17% 51.45% 57.34%
Number of salaries quoted 343 404 476
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
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 3 July 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Southampton

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 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 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 23 (71.88%) Python
3 22 (68.75%) Java
4 17 (53.13%) Oracle
4 17 (53.13%) Windows
5 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 13 (40.63%) Sun
6 13 (40.63%) C++
7 10 (31.25%) C
7 10 (31.25%) UNIX
8 9 (28.13%) Degree
8 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
9 8 (25.00%) CentOS
9 8 (25.00%) Puppet
9 8 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (25.00%) Fedora
9 8 (25.00%) VMware
9 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (25.00%) HTML
9 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (25.00%) PHP
9 8 (25.00%) SQL
9 8 (25.00%) ITIL
10 7 (21.88%) Solaris
10 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
10 7 (21.88%) QA

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 3 (9.38%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 6 (18.75%) SQLPlus
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) GDB
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Specialist
3 6 (18.75%) DBA
3 6 (18.75%) Graduate
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 6 (18.75%) Graduate Software Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) CSS
2 6 (18.75%) Middleware
3 4 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.25%) .NET
6 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.75%) Replication
3 6 (18.75%) Clustering
3 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 10 (31.25%) UNIX
4 8 (25.00%) Fedora
4 8 (25.00%) CentOS
5 7 (21.88%) Solaris
6 3 (9.38%) Debian
7 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (18.75%) Migration
3 6 (18.75%) Change Management
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (18.75%) Web Development
3 6 (18.75%) Data Architecture
3 6 (18.75%) Database Tuning
3 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) SDLC
6 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Line Management
6 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Python
2 22 (68.75%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) C++
4 10 (31.25%) C
5 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
6 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.00%) PHP
7 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
8 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
9 5 (15.63%) Ruby
10 4 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
2 6 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Puppet
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle ZFS
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (18.75%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle
2 13 (40.63%) Sun
3 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (25.00%) VMware
4 6 (18.75%) HP
4 6 (18.75%) EMC
4 6 (18.75%) CommVault
4 6 (18.75%) NetApp
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft