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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 64 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 15 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.26% 2.47% 2.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 5.07% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 24
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £36,746
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +6.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +5.00%
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
339 414 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.13% 48.71% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 299 390 464
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 27 August 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Southampton

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (96.77%) Linux
2 29 (93.55%) Python
3 23 (74.19%) Java
4 19 (61.29%) Windows
5 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
6 13 (41.94%) Oracle
7 12 (38.71%) PHP
8 11 (35.48%) C++
8 11 (35.48%) Bash Shell
9 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (32.26%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (32.26%) CentOS
9 10 (32.26%) Puppet
9 10 (32.26%) ITIL
9 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
9 10 (32.26%) VMware
9 10 (32.26%) Fedora
9 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
9 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (29.03%) Sun
10 9 (29.03%) UNIX
10 9 (29.03%) Web Development
11 8 (25.81%) HTML
11 8 (25.81%) C
11 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
11 8 (25.81%) Ruby
12 7 (22.58%) CSS
12 7 (22.58%) Solaris
12 7 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (22.58%) PowerShell

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (19.35%) Node.js
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (12.90%) Kerberos
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
1 6 (19.35%) Big Data
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) SQLPlus
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) GDB
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Systems Engineer
1 10 (32.26%) Linux Engineer
1 10 (32.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Graduate
4 5 (16.13%) Graduate Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Support
5 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 7 (22.58%) CSS
2 7 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.90%) XML
5 3 (9.68%) Web Services
6 2 (6.45%) Middleware
7 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Fedora
3 10 (32.26%) CentOS
4 9 (29.03%) UNIX
5 7 (22.58%) Solaris
6 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.45%) Android
7 1 (3.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (29.03%) Web Development
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) OO
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Data Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Android Development
6 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.23%) SDLC
7 1 (3.23%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Product Management
7 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) Python
2 23 (74.19%) Java
3 12 (38.71%) PHP
4 11 (35.48%) C++
4 11 (35.48%) Bash Shell
5 8 (25.81%) Ruby
5 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.81%) C
6 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
7 4 (12.90%) C#
8 3 (9.68%) SQL
8 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
2 10 (32.26%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) Sun
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) EMC
5 2 (6.45%) CommVault
5 2 (6.45%) NetApp