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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 62 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.36% 0.72% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 1.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Perl
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
302 282 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 54.51% 67.30% 67.63%
Number of salaries quoted 283 237 389
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Perl
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Perl Salary Trend in Suffolk

Perl
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Ipswich -15 2 £25,000 -44.44%
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) DHTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) DHTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA