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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl Developer
Rank 835 775 700
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a Perl Developer 43 118 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 88 175
Average salary £43,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.79% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Perl Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Perl Developer
Top 27 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 30 January 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
England -73 41 £43,000 -14.00% 11
London -39 20 £60,000 +9.09% 2
South East -30 9 £65,000 +33.33% 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £65,000 - 1
Oxford - 5 £65,000 -
East Midlands +22 4 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Birmingham -7 4 £31,250 - 1
West Midlands -12 4 £31,250 -26.47% 1
North West -12 3 £33,750 -12.90% 2
Brighton - 3 £39,500 -
Leicester - 3 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £39,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Scotland +4 2 £39,250 +50.96% 1
Manchester -13 2 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +12 1 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Nottingham +10 1 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Edinburgh +8 1 £26,000 -
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £42,500 -
City of London -4 1 £82,500 +43.47%
Cheshire -5 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Cambridge -6 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire -18 1 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East of England -26 1 £42,500 - 2
Southampton - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £52,500 - 1
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -

Perl Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Perl
2 66 (61.11%) Linux
3 62 (57.41%) JavaScript
4 57 (52.78%) HTML
5 54 (50.00%) CSS
6 48 (44.44%) SQL
7 44 (40.74%) Catalyst
8 40 (37.04%) Moose
9 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (32.41%) MySQL
11 34 (31.48%) jQuery
12 30 (27.78%) Ruby
13 29 (26.85%) UNIX
13 29 (26.85%) DBIx::Class
13 29 (26.85%) Relational Database
13 29 (26.85%) Git (software)
14 28 (25.93%) RDBMS
15 27 (25.00%) XML
15 27 (25.00%) Apache
16 26 (24.07%) Python
16 26 (24.07%) Java
17 25 (23.15%) OO
18 23 (21.30%) MVC
18 23 (21.30%) Software Engineering
19 20 (18.52%) CPAN
20 19 (17.59%) SOA
21 17 (15.74%) PostgreSQL
21 17 (15.74%) Cucumber
22 16 (14.81%) Ajax
22 16 (14.81%) PHP

Perl Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (25.00%) Apache
2 9 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.70%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.70%) Jetty
5 3 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.85%) nginx
6 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) HTTP
2 3 (2.78%) SMPP
2 3 (2.78%) SMTP
3 2 (1.85%) SNMP
3 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (32.41%) MySQL
2 29 (26.85%) Relational Database
3 28 (25.93%) RDBMS
4 17 (15.74%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.78%) UniData
5 3 (2.78%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.78%) Redis
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.85%) DB2
7 1 (0.93%) SQLite
7 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.93%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.93%) BaseX
Development Applications
1 29 (26.85%) Git (software)
2 17 (15.74%) Cucumber
3 12 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 10 (9.26%) Subversion
5 3 (2.78%) Selenium
6 2 (1.85%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.93%) Firebug
General
1 13 (12.04%) Marketing
2 10 (9.26%) Finance
3 7 (6.48%) Banking
4 4 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.78%) Back Office
5 3 (2.78%) Retail
6 2 (1.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Front Office
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (52.78%) HTML
2 54 (50.00%) CSS
3 44 (40.74%) Catalyst
4 40 (37.04%) Moose
5 34 (31.48%) jQuery
6 29 (26.85%) DBIx::Class
7 27 (25.00%) XML
8 20 (18.52%) CPAN
9 16 (14.81%) Ajax
10 15 (13.89%) JSON
11 12 (11.11%) Plack
12 8 (7.41%) Dancer
12 8 (7.41%) Web Services
13 7 (6.48%) LAMP
13 7 (6.48%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (6.48%) Mojolicious
14 6 (5.56%) Spring
15 5 (4.63%) CGI
15 5 (4.63%) J2EE
15 5 (4.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Open Source
2 9 (8.33%) User Experience
3 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.63%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.63%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Exalogic
5 2 (1.85%) STB
6 1 (0.93%) Equities
6 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 66 (61.11%) Linux
2 29 (26.85%) UNIX
3 9 (8.33%) FreeBSD
4 6 (5.56%) Windows
5 3 (2.78%) AIX
6 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.85%) SUSE
7 1 (0.93%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.15%) OO
3 23 (21.30%) MVC
3 23 (21.30%) Software Engineering
4 19 (17.59%) SOA
5 12 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 11 (10.19%) Web Development
6 11 (10.19%) TDD
6 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce
7 9 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (6.48%) Scrum
9 6 (5.56%) Kanban
9 6 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.63%) OOD
10 5 (4.63%) Low Latency
11 4 (3.70%) OOP
11 4 (3.70%) Change Management
12 3 (2.78%) Workflow
12 3 (2.78%) Service Management
12 3 (2.78%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 108 (100.00%) Perl
2 62 (57.41%) JavaScript
3 48 (44.44%) SQL
4 30 (27.78%) Ruby
5 26 (24.07%) Python
5 26 (24.07%) Java
6 16 (14.81%) PHP
7 9 (8.33%) XPath
7 9 (8.33%) XQuery
7 9 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.70%) C#
9 3 (2.78%) AWK
9 3 (2.78%) Bourne shell
9 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.85%) Scala
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) Control-M
1 3 (2.78%) Puppet
2 2 (1.85%) Nagios
3 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle
2 2 (1.85%) Sybase
2 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.93%) Informatica
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