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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank - 70 57
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.18% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.38% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £85,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +126.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
199 262 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 33.06% 46.13% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 170 236 276
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,550 £45,196
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 6 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (100.00%) Agilent
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) RF Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) RF Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Agilent