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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 46 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 30 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.85% 6.25% 7.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.42% 12.37% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 13
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
288 186 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 46.53% 50.54% 48.35%
Number of salaries quoted 202 152 170
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Watford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Watford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 44 (81.48%) UNIX
2 40 (74.07%) SQL
3 37 (68.52%) Bash Shell
4 36 (66.67%) Windows
5 34 (62.96%) Linux
5 34 (62.96%) Oracle
6 32 (59.26%) Solaris
7 29 (53.70%) AIX
7 29 (53.70%) J2EE
7 29 (53.70%) WebSphere
8 28 (51.85%) Tomcat
8 28 (51.85%) Retail
8 28 (51.85%) HTTP
8 28 (51.85%) IBM
8 28 (51.85%) DB2
9 27 (50.00%) Java
9 27 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
9 27 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 27 (50.00%) IIS
9 27 (50.00%) JDBC
10 26 (48.15%) E-Commerce
11 22 (40.74%) MS Office
11 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
12 21 (38.89%) ITIL
12 21 (38.89%) Finance
13 20 (37.04%) Middleware
13 20 (37.04%) MQSeries
13 20 (37.04%) Problem Management
13 20 (37.04%) FTP
14 17 (31.48%) XML

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (53.70%) WebSphere
2 28 (51.85%) Tomcat
3 27 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 27 (50.00%) IIS
3 27 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 20 (37.04%) MQSeries
5 12 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (40.74%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (51.85%) HTTP
2 20 (37.04%) FTP
3 4 (7.41%) SNMP
3 4 (7.41%) DNS
4 3 (5.56%) SAN
5 2 (3.70%) NAS
5 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) DB2
2 9 (16.67%) MySQL
3 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.70%) Informix
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) JUnit
1 7 (12.96%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 7 (12.96%) Eclipse
1 7 (12.96%) Subversion
1 7 (12.96%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 28 (51.85%) Retail
2 21 (38.89%) Finance
3 17 (31.48%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Analyst
2 19 (35.19%) Support Analyst
2 19 (35.19%) Operations Analyst
2 19 (35.19%) Operations Support Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Administrator
4 8 (14.81%) Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Consultant
5 7 (12.96%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Support Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Java Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.70%) Capacity Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Programmer
7 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) J2EE
2 27 (50.00%) JDBC
3 20 (37.04%) Middleware
4 17 (31.48%) XML
5 16 (29.63%) HTML
6 8 (14.81%) jQuery
6 8 (14.81%) LAMP
6 8 (14.81%) JSON
6 8 (14.81%) XSL
6 8 (14.81%) JSP
6 8 (14.81%) CSS
7 7 (12.96%) XHTML
7 7 (12.96%) JMS
7 7 (12.96%) JSTL
7 7 (12.96%) Struts
8 1 (1.85%) REST
8 1 (1.85%) CGI
8 1 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) e-Health
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) EMV
4 1 (1.85%) Online Games
4 1 (1.85%) LPAR
4 1 (1.85%) DLPAR
4 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) UNIX
2 36 (66.67%) Windows
3 34 (62.96%) Linux
4 32 (59.26%) Solaris
5 29 (53.70%) AIX
6 8 (14.81%) Debian
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.85%) SUSE
7 1 (1.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) E-Commerce
2 21 (38.89%) ITIL
3 20 (37.04%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.96%) Content Management
4 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.96%) RAD
4 7 (12.96%) MVC
4 7 (12.96%) Web Development
5 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Migration
6 2 (3.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Testing
7 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.85%) Project Management
7 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 40 (74.07%) SQL
2 37 (68.52%) Bash Shell
3 27 (50.00%) Java
4 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 10 (18.52%) PHP
5 10 (18.52%) Python
6 8 (14.81%) PHP5
7 6 (11.11%) VB
8 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.70%) AWK
9 2 (3.70%) Ruby
9 2 (3.70%) Korn
9 2 (3.70%) VBA
9 2 (3.70%) C
10 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Samba
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.85%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.85%) GPFS
2 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (7.41%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.70%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (62.96%) Oracle
2 28 (51.85%) IBM
3 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.81%) Sun
5 6 (11.11%) CA
5 6 (11.11%) NetQoS
6 2 (3.70%) Veritas
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.70%) VMware
6 2 (3.70%) HP
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