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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 67 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.70% 0.69% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% 1.26% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £48,750 £22,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
374 239 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 65.85% 55.32% 46.74%
Number of salaries quoted 333 217 256
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram 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 27 March 2015. 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 -7 4 £48,750 +102.07% 1
Perl
North East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) CentOS
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) XHTML
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) HTTP
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (20.00%) Open Source
7 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) PPP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
2 1 (10.00%) IPv6
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (10.00%) L2TP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) xDSL
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (10.00%) SproutCore
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) CentOS
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Product Management
2 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) CCSP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCIP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Sencha
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago