The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 45 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 19 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.85% 4.90% 6.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.26% 10.71% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 16
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -27.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
230 280 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 46.65% 45.75% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 167 223 113
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Perl
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Perl Salary Trend in Watford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 31 (88.57%) SQL
2 29 (82.86%) Oracle
2 29 (82.86%) Linux
3 26 (74.29%) WebSphere
4 24 (68.57%) Windows
4 24 (68.57%) AIX
4 24 (68.57%) Apache
4 24 (68.57%) Tomcat
4 24 (68.57%) DB2
4 24 (68.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 24 (68.57%) Java
4 24 (68.57%) IBM
5 20 (57.14%) HTTP
5 20 (57.14%) UNIX
6 19 (54.29%) Bash Shell
7 18 (51.43%) Solaris
8 17 (48.57%) JDBC
8 17 (48.57%) J2EE
9 14 (40.00%) MS Office
9 14 (40.00%) PHP
10 13 (37.14%) IIS
10 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
10 13 (37.14%) Sun
10 13 (37.14%) IBM HTTP Server
11 12 (34.29%) Problem Management
11 12 (34.29%) FTP
11 12 (34.29%) ITIL
12 11 (31.43%) MySQL
13 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
14 9 (25.71%) HTML

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Application Platforms
1 26 (74.29%) WebSphere
2 24 (68.57%) Apache
2 24 (68.57%) Tomcat
2 24 (68.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (37.14%) IIS
3 13 (37.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 9 (25.71%) Apache ServiceMix
5 8 (22.86%) MQSeries
6 7 (20.00%) JBoss
6 7 (20.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) HTTP
2 12 (34.29%) FTP
3 7 (20.00%) Internet
3 7 (20.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) LDAP
4 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) DB2
2 11 (31.43%) MySQL
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.71%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 7 (20.00%) JMeter
2 5 (14.29%) Rational Application Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Subversion
2 5 (14.29%) JUnit
2 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.71%) Firebug
General
1 8 (22.86%) Retail
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Operations Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Operations Support Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Support Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Java Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Perl Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Support Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Performance Tester
8 2 (5.71%) Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Tester
9 1 (2.86%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) JDBC
1 17 (48.57%) J2EE
2 9 (25.71%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) XML
3 8 (22.86%) Middleware
4 7 (20.00%) CSS
5 5 (14.29%) REST
5 5 (14.29%) JSTL
5 5 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 5 (14.29%) Spring
5 5 (14.29%) JSP
5 5 (14.29%) Struts
5 5 (14.29%) Web Services
5 5 (14.29%) XHTML
5 5 (14.29%) JMS
5 5 (14.29%) CGI
6 4 (11.43%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (5.71%) LAMP
7 2 (5.71%) jQuery
7 2 (5.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) EMV
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) AIX
3 20 (57.14%) UNIX
4 18 (51.43%) Solaris
5 2 (5.71%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Problem Management
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 8 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 7 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.29%) Web Development
5 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Content Management
5 5 (14.29%) RAD
5 5 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) SQL
2 24 (68.57%) Java
3 19 (54.29%) Bash Shell
4 14 (40.00%) PHP
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.00%) AWK
6 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.71%) PHP5
7 2 (5.71%) Python
7 2 (5.71%) C
8 1 (2.86%) VBScript
8 1 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby
8 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Sun Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Samba
1 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Oracle
2 24 (68.57%) IBM
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) Sun
4 1 (2.86%) Veritas
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive
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