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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 78 69 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -31
Permanent jobs citing Perl 14 11 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.46% 1.20% 6.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 2.55% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 48
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £45,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £60,000 £37,800
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
484 432 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 50.31% 46.96% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 419 407 423
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 April 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Southampton

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 26 (86.67%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) VBScript
3 10 (33.33%) IIS
3 10 (33.33%) SMTP
3 10 (33.33%) FTP
3 10 (33.33%) Intel
3 10 (33.33%) IMAP
4 9 (30.00%) Apache
4 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (30.00%) Telnet
4 9 (30.00%) Change Management
4 9 (30.00%) Finance
4 9 (30.00%) SSH
4 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (26.67%) Python
5 8 (26.67%) Games
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (26.67%) Degree
5 8 (26.67%) French Language
6 7 (23.33%) C
6 7 (23.33%) C++
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle
6 7 (23.33%) Windows
6 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
6 7 (23.33%) QA
7 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (20.00%) UNIX
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle Reports

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 10 (33.33%) IIS
2 9 (30.00%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) SMTP
1 10 (33.33%) FTP
1 10 (33.33%) IMAP
2 9 (30.00%) Telnet
2 9 (30.00%) SSH
3 3 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (10.00%) Kerberos
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (20.00%) SQLPlus
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) GDB
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Gerrit
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Games
2 8 (26.67%) French Language
3 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (33.33%) Administrator
2 9 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 6 (20.00%) DBA
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Graduate
5 3 (10.00%) Perl Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Middleware
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) COM
5 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.00%) Replication
2 6 (20.00%) Clustering
2 6 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Change Management
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 6 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Network Management
6 2 (6.67%) User Stories
6 2 (6.67%) Product Management
6 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Line Management
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) VBScript
3 8 (26.67%) Python
4 7 (23.33%) C
4 7 (23.33%) C++
5 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (16.67%) Ruby
6 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.00%) PHP
7 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
2 6 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Intel
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) Sun
3 6 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (20.00%) EMC
3 6 (20.00%) CommVault
3 6 (20.00%) NetApp
4 4 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
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