The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 44 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 18 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.78% 0.99% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.84% 1.97% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -32.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Perl
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
372 254 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 57.50% 50.30% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 259 216 269
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Perl Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 18 £27,500 +17.02% 7
North Shields - 6 £27,500 -
South Shields - 6 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 6 £27,500 -
Perl
North East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 18 (90.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) UNIX
3 9 (45.00%) C
3 9 (45.00%) C++
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) PHP
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) Python
6 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (25.00%) PACS
7 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 5 (25.00%) DICOM
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (25.00%) C#
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 5 (25.00%) Smartcard
7 5 (25.00%) Service Management
7 5 (25.00%) Change Management
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Hudson
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (10.00%) TestNG
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (5.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 5 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (10.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) Flash
2 2 (10.00%) Ajax
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) SproutCore
2 2 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Smartcard
1 5 (25.00%) PACS
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
1 12 (60.00%) UNIX
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) SUSE
4 1 (5.00%) Debian
4 1 (5.00%) Fedora
4 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Service Management
1 5 (25.00%) Change Management
1 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Product Management
4 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) OOP
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) C
2 9 (45.00%) C++
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) PHP
4 7 (35.00%) Python
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) C#
6 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (20.00%) Ruby
8 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) DICOM
2 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Sencha
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35, 000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £22,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago