The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 51 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Perl 12 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.25% 0.29% 3.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.09% 0.64% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 17
Average salary £49,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Perl
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
197 313 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 36.96% 44.65% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 185 246 218
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Perl
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Perl Salary Trend in Swindon

Perl
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Swindon

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 15 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) PHP
3 10 (66.67%) PSTN
3 10 (66.67%) DNS
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco
3 10 (66.67%) Juniper
3 10 (66.67%) CA
3 10 (66.67%) Intel
3 10 (66.67%) Nagios
3 10 (66.67%) McAfee
3 10 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 10 (66.67%) WFM
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 10 (66.67%) F5
3 10 (66.67%) Nimsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Splunk
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (66.67%) Verint
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (66.67%) CA Spectrum
3 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
3 10 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (66.67%) Lancope
3 10 (66.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) PSTN
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Multimedia
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Support Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (26.67%) Online Banking
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (6.67%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Fedora
3 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) WFM
1 10 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) B2B
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CCNP
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCIE
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Nagios
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 10 (66.67%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Salt
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (6.67%) Cobbler
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) Intel
1 10 (66.67%) Juniper
1 10 (66.67%) CA
1 10 (66.67%) McAfee
1 10 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 10 (66.67%) F5
1 10 (66.67%) Nimsoft
1 10 (66.67%) Splunk
1 10 (66.67%) Verint
1 10 (66.67%) Lancope
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Talend
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) BT
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat