The table below looks at the statistics for the Perl Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl Developer
Rank 860 856 766
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -90
Permanent jobs requiring a Perl Developer 33 62 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.052% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.055% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 53 133
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,614 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £43,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Perl Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Perl Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Perl Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl Developer within the UK.

Perl Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Perl Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl Developer over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 within the UK.

Perl Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Perl Developer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
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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
England -8 33 £50,000 +5.26% 4
London +41 23 £50,000 - 2
South East +12 5 £27,500 -42.10% 1
East of England +3 3 £40,000 +4.57%
Surrey - 3 £27,500 -
Guildford - 3 £27,500 -
City of London +27 2 £66,250 +32.49% 1
Essex - 2 £38,750 -
Colchester - 2 £38,750 -
Cambridgeshire +9 1 £40,000 +17.64%
Manchester +3 1 - -
North West -2 1 - - 1
Hampshire -3 1 - - 1
West Midlands -10 1 £27,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
Coventry - 1 £27,500 -

Perl Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Perl Developer in their job title 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 with Perl Developer in their job title.

1 98 (100.00%) Perl
2 66 (67.35%) Linux
3 64 (65.31%) SQL
4 61 (62.24%) Git (software)
5 55 (56.12%) HTML
5 55 (56.12%) CSS
6 52 (53.06%) JavaScript
7 49 (50.00%) Catalyst
7 49 (50.00%) Moose
8 46 (46.94%) Ruby
9 43 (43.88%) DBIx::Class
10 41 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (39.80%) JSON
11 39 (39.80%) XML
12 38 (38.78%) CPAN
13 37 (37.76%) Relational Database
14 36 (36.73%) RDBMS
15 34 (34.69%) Apache
16 33 (33.67%) E-Commerce
17 32 (32.65%) Scrum
17 32 (32.65%) jQuery
18 31 (31.63%) Cucumber
19 30 (30.61%) MySQL
19 30 (30.61%) SOA
20 29 (29.59%) Ajax
20 29 (29.59%) Jenkins
21 28 (28.57%) Plack
22 27 (27.55%) TDD
22 27 (27.55%) PHP
23 26 (26.53%) OO

Perl Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Perl Developer in their job title 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 with Perl Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (34.69%) Apache
2 22 (22.45%) OpenStack
3 7 (7.14%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.06%) Jetty
5 2 (2.04%) nginx
5 2 (2.04%) Node.js
6 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) HTTP
2 3 (3.06%) SMPP
2 3 (3.06%) SMTP
3 1 (1.02%) Firewall
3 1 (1.02%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.76%) Relational Database
2 36 (36.73%) RDBMS
3 30 (30.61%) MySQL
4 23 (23.47%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (8.16%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.10%) Redis
6 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.06%) SQLite
8 3 (3.06%) BaseX
8 3 (3.06%) MarkLogic
9 2 (2.04%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.02%) DB2
10 1 (1.02%) Informix
10 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.02%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 61 (62.24%) Git (software)
2 31 (31.63%) Cucumber
3 29 (29.59%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.14%) Subversion
5 5 (5.10%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (6.12%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Marketing
3 4 (4.08%) Retail
4 3 (3.06%) Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Publishing
5 2 (2.04%) Front Office
5 2 (2.04%) Back Office
5 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (56.12%) HTML
1 55 (56.12%) CSS
2 49 (50.00%) Catalyst
2 49 (50.00%) Moose
3 43 (43.88%) DBIx::Class
4 39 (39.80%) XML
4 39 (39.80%) JSON
5 38 (38.78%) CPAN
6 32 (32.65%) jQuery
7 29 (29.59%) Ajax
8 28 (28.57%) Plack
9 24 (24.49%) ActiveMQ
10 22 (22.45%) RESTful
11 11 (11.22%) REST
12 8 (8.16%) CGI
13 5 (5.10%) HTML5
13 5 (5.10%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (5.10%) Web Services
13 5 (5.10%) mod_perl
13 5 (5.10%) Dancer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.06%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.04%) Economics
3 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
4 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 66 (67.35%) Linux
2 13 (13.27%) UNIX
3 3 (3.06%) Windows
3 3 (3.06%) AIX
4 1 (1.02%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.02%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.67%) E-Commerce
3 32 (32.65%) Scrum
4 30 (30.61%) SOA
5 27 (27.55%) TDD
6 26 (26.53%) Refactoring
6 26 (26.53%) OO
7 24 (24.49%) Continuous Delivery
8 23 (23.47%) Kanban
8 23 (23.47%) Open Source
9 13 (13.27%) Software Engineering
10 11 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.20%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.16%) OO PHP
13 7 (7.14%) SDLC
13 7 (7.14%) Workflow
14 5 (5.10%) Release Management
14 5 (5.10%) Data Modelling
14 5 (5.10%) DevOps
14 5 (5.10%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) Perl
2 64 (65.31%) SQL
3 52 (53.06%) JavaScript
4 46 (46.94%) Ruby
5 27 (27.55%) PHP
6 24 (24.49%) Python
7 16 (16.33%) Java
8 5 (5.10%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.10%) Scala
9 3 (3.06%) Bourne shell
9 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.06%) XPath
9 3 (3.06%) XQuery
9 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.06%) AWK
10 1 (1.02%) C#
10 1 (1.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) Nagios
2 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (9.18%) Oracle
2 3 (3.06%) Sybase
3 2 (2.04%) Twitter
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