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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl Developer
Rank 821 776 715
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Perl Developer 54 102 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.096% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 42 68 141
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £37,318 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Perl Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Perl Developer
Top 30 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 4 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
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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 -43 53 £45,000 -14.28% 12
London -8 25 £50,000 -9.09% 5
South East -11 14 £43,500 -20.90% 4
East Midlands +29 5 £40,000 -2.43%
West Midlands -32 5 £32,500 -23.52% 1
East Sussex - 5 £43,500 -
Birmingham - 5 £32,500 - 1
Brighton - 5 £43,500 -
East of England -9 3 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Leicestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 - - 1
Hampshire - 3 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - - 2
Leicester - 3 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire +13 2 £40,000 -2.43%
Nottingham +8 2 £40,000 -2.43%
Oxford - 2 £65,000 -
Watford - 2 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £65,000 - 1
Scotland +8 1 £52,500 +42.29%
Manchester +3 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Cambridge +1 1 £42,500 -
Surrey -4 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 1 £42,500 -
North West -12 1 £30,000 -11.76%
Docklands, London - 1 £52,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £52,500 -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 - 1
Southampton - 1 £32,500 -

Perl Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Perl
2 82 (65.60%) Linux
3 64 (51.20%) JavaScript
4 58 (46.40%) HTML
5 56 (44.80%) SQL
6 55 (44.00%) CSS
7 50 (40.00%) Catalyst
8 49 (39.20%) Git (software)
9 48 (38.40%) Moose
10 39 (31.20%) Ruby
11 38 (30.40%) MySQL
12 37 (29.60%) XML
12 37 (29.60%) Relational Database
13 36 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (28.00%) RDBMS
14 35 (28.00%) DBIx::Class
14 35 (28.00%) jQuery
15 34 (27.20%) Apache
16 31 (24.80%) UNIX
16 31 (24.80%) Java
17 30 (24.00%) Python
18 28 (22.40%) OO
18 28 (22.40%) CPAN
18 28 (22.40%) JSON
19 26 (20.80%) SOA
20 24 (19.20%) PostgreSQL
20 24 (19.20%) Cucumber
21 22 (17.60%) MVC
22 21 (16.80%) Ajax
22 21 (16.80%) PHP

Perl Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (27.20%) Apache
2 11 (8.80%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 7 (5.60%) Apache Solr
5 6 (4.80%) Jetty
6 4 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.40%) nginx
8 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) HTTP
2 3 (2.40%) SMPP
2 3 (2.40%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.40%) SMTP
3 2 (1.60%) SNMP
3 2 (1.60%) DNS
4 1 (0.80%) Firewall
4 1 (0.80%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (30.40%) MySQL
2 37 (29.60%) Relational Database
3 35 (28.00%) RDBMS
4 24 (19.20%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.20%) Couchbase
6 4 (3.20%) Redis
6 4 (3.20%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.40%) UniData
7 3 (2.40%) SQLite
7 3 (2.40%) MarkLogic
7 3 (2.40%) BaseX
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 49 (39.20%) Git (software)
2 24 (19.20%) Cucumber
3 19 (15.20%) Jenkins
4 13 (10.40%) Subversion
5 3 (2.40%) Selenium
6 2 (1.60%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.60%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.80%) Firebug
General
1 13 (10.40%) Marketing
2 10 (8.00%) Finance
3 8 (6.40%) Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.20%) Back Office
6 3 (2.40%) Publishing
6 3 (2.40%) Retail
7 2 (1.60%) Front Office
7 2 (1.60%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (46.40%) HTML
2 55 (44.00%) CSS
3 50 (40.00%) Catalyst
4 48 (38.40%) Moose
5 37 (29.60%) XML
6 35 (28.00%) DBIx::Class
6 35 (28.00%) jQuery
7 28 (22.40%) CPAN
7 28 (22.40%) JSON
8 21 (16.80%) Ajax
9 19 (15.20%) Plack
10 11 (8.80%) ActiveMQ
10 11 (8.80%) RESTful
11 9 (7.20%) Web Services
12 8 (6.40%) REST
12 8 (6.40%) SOAP
12 8 (6.40%) Spring
13 7 (5.60%) Dancer
14 6 (4.80%) XSLT
14 6 (4.80%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.80%) Open Source
2 9 (7.20%) User Experience
3 5 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.40%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.40%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle Exalogic
6 2 (1.60%) STB
7 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.80%) Equities
7 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.80%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 82 (65.60%) Linux
2 31 (24.80%) UNIX
3 9 (7.20%) FreeBSD
4 7 (5.60%) Windows
5 3 (2.40%) AIX
6 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.60%) SUSE
6 2 (1.60%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.40%) OO
3 26 (20.80%) SOA
4 22 (17.60%) MVC
5 19 (15.20%) Software Engineering
5 19 (15.20%) Refactoring
6 17 (13.60%) E-Commerce
7 15 (12.00%) TDD
8 14 (11.20%) Scrum
9 11 (8.80%) Web Development
9 11 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.00%) Kanban
11 9 (7.20%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (4.00%) Workflow
12 5 (4.00%) Data Modelling
12 5 (4.00%) DevOps
13 4 (3.20%) OOP
13 4 (3.20%) Change Management
14 3 (2.40%) Service Management
14 3 (2.40%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 125 (100.00%) Perl
2 64 (51.20%) JavaScript
3 56 (44.80%) SQL
4 39 (31.20%) Ruby
5 31 (24.80%) Java
6 30 (24.00%) Python
7 21 (16.80%) PHP
8 11 (8.80%) XPath
8 11 (8.80%) XQuery
9 8 (6.40%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.20%) C#
11 3 (2.40%) AWK
11 3 (2.40%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.40%) Bourne shell
11 3 (2.40%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.60%) Scala
13 1 (0.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Puppet
1 4 (3.20%) Nagios
2 3 (2.40%) Control-M
3 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (5.60%) Oracle
2 2 (1.60%) Sybase
2 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.80%) Informatica
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