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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl Developer
Rank 838 732 667
Rank change year-on-year
-106 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Perl Developer 63 138 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 58 124 187
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%

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
110597 101053 111513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89479 83749 95349
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014 within the UK.

Perl Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Perl Developer
Top 26 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 21 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
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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 -95 58 £50,000 +25.00% 6
London -35 30 £55,000 +12.82% 4
South East -66 9 £48,750 +25.80% 1
North West -19 8 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Cheshire - 8 £34,000 - 1
Hampshire -27 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands -6 6 £47,500 +28.37%
City of London -16 6 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Chester - 6 £34,000 -
Nottingham -4 5 £47,500 +28.37%
Nottinghamshire -5 5 £47,500 +28.37%
Portsmouth -27 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Bedfordshire -5 2 £52,500 +31.25%
South West -18 2 £40,000 -5.88%
East Sussex -24 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Brighton -27 2 £30,000 -20.00%
East of England -32 2 £52,500 +23.52%
Bristol - 2 £40,000 -
Wales -5 1 £28,614 +4.04%
South Wales -9 1 £28,614 +4.04%
Cardiff -10 1 £28,614 +4.04%
Leicester - 1 £50,000 -
Southampton - 1 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Perl Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Perl
2 93 (67.88%) HTML
3 87 (63.50%) JavaScript
3 87 (63.50%) CSS
4 54 (39.42%) MySQL
5 49 (35.77%) Linux
6 46 (33.58%) jQuery
7 45 (32.85%) OO
8 44 (32.12%) SQL
9 37 (27.01%) Apache
10 35 (25.55%) PHP
11 34 (24.82%) JSON
12 30 (21.90%) Ajax
13 26 (18.98%) Git (software)
14 22 (16.06%) Mojolicious
15 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (14.60%) E-Commerce
17 19 (13.87%) Python
17 19 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (13.14%) XML
18 18 (13.14%) TDD
18 18 (13.14%) Relational Database
19 17 (12.41%) UNIX
19 17 (12.41%) Finance
20 16 (11.68%) CPAN
20 16 (11.68%) Jenkins
21 15 (10.95%) Oracle
21 15 (10.95%) Web Services
22 14 (10.22%) LAMP
22 14 (10.22%) Subversion

Perl Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 37 (27.01%) Apache
2 6 (4.38%) Node.js
3 5 (3.65%) nginx
4 2 (1.46%) SAS
4 2 (1.46%) CMS
4 2 (1.46%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.73%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.73%) Confluence
5 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.73%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.73%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) PaaS
2 1 (0.73%) GitHub
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.30%) Internet
2 4 (2.92%) SNMP
2 4 (2.92%) SSL
3 1 (0.73%) HTTP
3 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (39.42%) MySQL
2 18 (13.14%) Relational Database
3 14 (10.22%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.11%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.65%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.46%) Redis
8 2 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.46%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.73%) Informix
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.73%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 26 (18.98%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.68%) Jenkins
3 14 (10.22%) Subversion
4 3 (2.19%) JIRA
5 2 (1.46%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.73%) Selenium
6 1 (0.73%) Maven
6 1 (0.73%) Ant
6 1 (0.73%) JUnit
6 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.73%) Log4j
General
1 17 (12.41%) Finance
2 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.65%) Retail
4 4 (2.92%) Advertising
4 4 (2.92%) Legal
5 3 (2.19%) Marketing
6 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Automotive
7 1 (0.73%) Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Billing
7 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (67.88%) HTML
2 87 (63.50%) CSS
3 46 (33.58%) jQuery
4 34 (24.82%) JSON
5 30 (21.90%) Ajax
6 22 (16.06%) Mojolicious
7 18 (13.14%) XML
8 16 (11.68%) CPAN
9 15 (10.95%) Web Services
10 14 (10.22%) LAMP
11 10 (7.30%) XHTML
12 9 (6.57%) RESTful
13 6 (4.38%) HTML5
13 6 (4.38%) OAuth
14 5 (3.65%) Backbone.js
14 5 (3.65%) ActiveMQ
14 5 (3.65%) CGI
15 3 (2.19%) YUI
15 3 (2.19%) Mason
16 2 (1.46%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.92%) Video on Demand
3 2 (1.46%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.46%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.73%) SWIFT
4 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.73%) Social Media
4 1 (0.73%) W3C
4 1 (0.73%) Equities
4 1 (0.73%) Web 2.0
4 1 (0.73%) Derivative
4 1 (0.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 49 (35.77%) Linux
2 17 (12.41%) UNIX
3 6 (4.38%) Windows
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (32.85%) OO
2 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.60%) E-Commerce
4 19 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (13.14%) TDD
6 14 (10.22%) Software Engineering
7 12 (8.76%) Web Development
8 9 (6.57%) Scrum
8 9 (6.57%) OOP
8 9 (6.57%) SOA
9 8 (5.84%) Refactoring
10 7 (5.11%) Validation
11 5 (3.65%) High Availability
12 4 (2.92%) Bioinformatics
12 4 (2.92%) Software Architecture
13 3 (2.19%) Change Management
14 2 (1.46%) MVC
14 2 (1.46%) OOD
14 2 (1.46%) CRM
14 2 (1.46%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 137 (100.00%) Perl
2 87 (63.50%) JavaScript
3 44 (32.12%) SQL
4 35 (25.55%) PHP
5 19 (13.87%) Python
6 8 (5.84%) Java
6 8 (5.84%) C
7 6 (4.38%) Scala
8 5 (3.65%) Clojure
8 5 (3.65%) Golang
9 4 (2.92%) Ruby
9 4 (2.92%) C#
10 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.46%) Erlang
11 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Degree
2 2 (1.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (10.95%) Oracle
2 5 (3.65%) Intel
3 4 (2.92%) Sybase
4 3 (2.19%) VMware
5 1 (0.73%) Sencha
5 1 (0.73%) Facebook
5 1 (0.73%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.73%) JBoss
5 1 (0.73%) Murex
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