The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 13 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 22.73% 8.11% 30.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.32% 9.38% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
Average salary £30,500 £34,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.59% +32.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walton-on-Thames region.

Programming Languages Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 86.36% 86.49% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 9
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Walton-on-Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Perl
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Walton-on-Thames region.

Perl Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Perl also 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 that cited Perl.

1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 17 (94.44%) InstallShield
2 17 (94.44%) C++
2 17 (94.44%) XML
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Solaris
2 17 (94.44%) Project Planning
2 17 (94.44%) Software Testing
2 17 (94.44%) QA
2 17 (94.44%) Time Management
2 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
2 17 (94.44%) Test Strategy
3 16 (88.89%) ISTQB
3 16 (88.89%) Ruby
3 16 (88.89%) Degree
3 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 16 (88.89%) UNIX
3 16 (88.89%) C#
3 16 (88.89%) ISEB
3 16 (88.89%) Red Hat
4 13 (72.22%) Linux
5 12 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (55.56%) VoIP
6 10 (55.56%) Regression Testing
6 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
7 9 (50.00%) C
8 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
8 1 (5.56%) Automotive
8 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.56%) COBOL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Perl also 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 that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Analyst
1 17 (94.44%) QA Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) QA Tester
2 8 (44.44%) Tester
2 8 (44.44%) Junior
2 8 (44.44%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) UAT Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
1 17 (94.44%) Solaris
2 16 (88.89%) UNIX
3 13 (72.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Software Testing
1 17 (94.44%) Project Planning
1 17 (94.44%) Time Management
1 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
1 17 (94.44%) Test Strategy
2 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 12 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (55.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 17 (94.44%) C++
3 16 (88.89%) C#
3 16 (88.89%) Ruby
4 9 (50.00%) C
5 1 (5.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) ISEB
1 16 (88.89%) ISTQB
1 16 (88.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Red Hat