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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 61 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.69% 0.46% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.70% 1.03% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 13
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
235 292 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 40.31% 44.85% 48.54%
Number of salaries quoted 224 245 192
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Swindon

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (25.00%) Cobbler

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Fedora
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (25.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Talend