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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 70 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.28% 3.01% 4.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 6.18% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 27
Average salary - £36,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
318 275 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 44.54% 48.76% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 251 215 212
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) LTE
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) Python
3 10 (76.92%) C
3 10 (76.92%) C++
3 10 (76.92%) 4G
4 8 (61.54%) JIRA
4 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
4 8 (61.54%) Subversion
5 6 (46.15%) Wireless
5 6 (46.15%) WCDMA
5 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 6 (46.15%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (38.46%) UNIX
7 4 (30.77%) SAN
7 4 (30.77%) CA
7 4 (30.77%) Internet
7 4 (30.77%) DHCP
7 4 (30.77%) HTTP
7 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco
7 4 (30.77%) POSIX
7 4 (30.77%) 3G
7 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (30.77%) TDD
7 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
7 4 (30.77%) Device Driver
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) Embedded Systems

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) LTE
2 10 (76.92%) 4G
3 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) WCDMA
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) HTTP
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) 3G
4 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (15.38%) WiMAX
5 2 (15.38%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Subversion
1 8 (61.54%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) RF Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior RF Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Development Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Development Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) RF Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Device Driver
1 4 (30.77%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C
1 10 (76.92%) C++
1 10 (76.92%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) CA
1 4 (30.77%) Broadcom
2 2 (15.38%) Agilent
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