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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 46 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Perl 24 25 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.41% 6.58% 15.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.34% 11.74% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 13
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £56,600
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
232 213 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.65% 56.05% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 161 170 149
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Watford region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Watford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 57 (96.61%) UNIX
2 53 (89.83%) SQL
3 52 (88.14%) Finance
4 49 (83.05%) Linux
5 46 (77.97%) Oracle
6 35 (59.32%) J2EE
6 35 (59.32%) Java
6 35 (59.32%) WebSphere
6 35 (59.32%) Bash Shell
7 34 (57.63%) DB2
8 33 (55.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 33 (55.93%) AIX
8 33 (55.93%) JDBC
8 33 (55.93%) Solaris
8 33 (55.93%) E-Commerce
8 33 (55.93%) IBM
8 33 (55.93%) Retail
8 33 (55.93%) Manufacturing
9 31 (52.54%) Windows
10 29 (49.15%) XML
11 28 (47.46%) HTTP
11 28 (47.46%) Tomcat
12 27 (45.76%) IIS
12 27 (45.76%) IBM HTTP Server
13 26 (44.07%) MQSeries
14 22 (37.29%) MS Office
15 21 (35.59%) ITIL
16 20 (33.90%) FTP
16 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
16 20 (33.90%) Middleware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 35 (59.32%) WebSphere
2 33 (55.93%) WebSphere Application Server
3 28 (47.46%) Tomcat
4 27 (45.76%) IIS
4 27 (45.76%) IBM HTTP Server
5 26 (44.07%) MQSeries
6 3 (5.08%) Apache
7 2 (3.39%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 28 (47.46%) HTTP
2 20 (33.90%) FTP
3 6 (10.17%) Internet
4 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.69%) DNS
5 1 (1.69%) SAN
5 1 (1.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (57.63%) DB2
2 14 (23.73%) Informix
3 11 (18.64%) RDBMS
3 11 (18.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) JUnit
1 13 (22.03%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 13 (22.03%) Eclipse
1 13 (22.03%) Subversion
2 7 (11.86%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (10.17%) Ant
3 6 (10.17%) Log4j
General
1 52 (88.14%) Finance
2 33 (55.93%) Manufacturing
2 33 (55.93%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Analyst
2 19 (32.20%) Support Analyst
2 19 (32.20%) Operations Analyst
2 19 (32.20%) Operations Support Analyst
3 17 (28.81%) Developer
4 15 (25.42%) Programmer
5 13 (22.03%) Java Developer
6 8 (13.56%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (11.86%) Consultant
8 6 (10.17%) C Programmer
9 5 (8.47%) Java Consultant
9 5 (8.47%) Support Consultant
10 4 (6.78%) Administrator
11 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
12 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
12 2 (3.39%) Oracle Developer
12 2 (3.39%) Implementation Consultant
12 2 (3.39%) Perl Developer
12 2 (3.39%) Java Programmer
12 2 (3.39%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (59.32%) J2EE
2 33 (55.93%) JDBC
3 29 (49.15%) XML
4 20 (33.90%) Middleware
5 19 (32.20%) HTML
6 14 (23.73%) JSP
7 13 (22.03%) XHTML
7 13 (22.03%) JMS
7 13 (22.03%) Struts
7 13 (22.03%) JSTL
8 8 (13.56%) CSS
9 6 (10.17%) EJB
9 6 (10.17%) Servlets
9 6 (10.17%) XSLT
9 6 (10.17%) XMLBeans
9 6 (10.17%) Ajax
10 2 (3.39%) CGI
10 2 (3.39%) Web Services
11 1 (1.69%) SOAP
11 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Web 2.0
3 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.08%) e-Health
5 2 (3.39%) EMV
6 1 (1.69%) Firmware
6 1 (1.69%) Online Games
6 1 (1.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 57 (96.61%) UNIX
2 49 (83.05%) Linux
3 33 (55.93%) Solaris
3 33 (55.93%) AIX
4 31 (52.54%) Windows
5 11 (18.64%) HPUX
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) E-Commerce
2 21 (35.59%) ITIL
3 20 (33.90%) Problem Management
4 13 (22.03%) Content Management
4 13 (22.03%) RAD
5 7 (11.86%) Web Development
5 7 (11.86%) MVC
5 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.17%) UML
6 6 (10.17%) OO
7 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.69%) DevOps
9 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) SQL
2 35 (59.32%) Java
2 35 (59.32%) Bash Shell
3 16 (27.12%) C
4 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.56%) Shell Script
6 6 (10.17%) Python
6 6 (10.17%) XPath
6 6 (10.17%) C++
7 4 (6.78%) PHP
8 3 (5.08%) VB
9 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (5.08%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 46 (77.97%) Oracle
2 33 (55.93%) IBM
3 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.86%) Sun
5 6 (10.17%) Interwoven
5 6 (10.17%) ATG
5 6 (10.17%) Perforce
5 6 (10.17%) Blue Martini
5 6 (10.17%) Elastic Path
6 3 (5.08%) NetQoS
6 3 (5.08%) CA
6 3 (5.08%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.69%) VMware
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