The table below looks at the statistics for the Perl Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl Programmer
Rank 892 928 878
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Perl Programmer 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.003% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -10.00%

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
103565 111264 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90957 85091
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Perl Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Perl Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Perl Programmer
Salary Trend

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

Perl Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

Perl Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl Programmer over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 within the UK.

Perl Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Perl Programmer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
(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 +44 5 £42,000 -6.66%
London - 3 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £27,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £27,000 -
City of London - 1 £34,000 -
North West - 1 - -
South East - 1 £27,000 -

Perl Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Perl Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) IPv4
3 2 (40.00%) IPv6
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) CMDB
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP

Perl Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Perl Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) IPv4
1 2 (40.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CMDB
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript