The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 134 107 126
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Permanent jobs citing Perl 80 100 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.48% 1.82% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.01% 3.86% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 62 87 57
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £55,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2654 2592 2580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.22% 47.19% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2244 2315 2272
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Perl
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Perl Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Perl
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Perl Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Perl
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2014. 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
Birmingham -27 52 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Coventry +6 20 £35,000 +8.52% 3
Worcestershire - 5 £50,000 -
Staffordshire -7 2 £47,500 +19.49%
Warwickshire +11 1 £40,000 +66.66%
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 86 (72.88%) Linux
2 68 (57.63%) Python
3 57 (48.31%) UNIX
3 57 (48.31%) SQL
4 52 (44.07%) Java
5 50 (42.37%) Windows
6 43 (36.44%) Apache
7 42 (35.59%) PHP
8 34 (28.81%) HTML
9 33 (27.97%) Bash Shell
10 31 (26.27%) Finance
10 31 (26.27%) Cisco
11 26 (22.03%) Solaris
11 26 (22.03%) Web Services
12 25 (21.19%) JavaScript
12 25 (21.19%) MySQL
13 24 (20.34%) Tomcat
13 24 (20.34%) DNS
14 23 (19.49%) Load Balancing
15 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
16 20 (16.95%) MS Visio
17 19 (16.10%) Oracle
17 19 (16.10%) Firewall
18 18 (15.25%) PowerShell
19 17 (14.41%) Active Directory
19 17 (14.41%) DB2
20 16 (13.56%) J2EE
20 16 (13.56%) XHTML
20 16 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
20 16 (13.56%) CCNP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 43 (36.44%) Apache
2 24 (20.34%) Tomcat
3 11 (9.32%) IIS
4 10 (8.47%) SharePoint
5 9 (7.63%) WebLogic
6 7 (5.93%) Moodle
7 5 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (4.24%) WordPress
7 5 (4.24%) nginx
7 5 (4.24%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.54%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.85%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 20 (16.95%) MS Visio
2 11 (9.32%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.34%) DNS
2 19 (16.10%) Firewall
3 16 (13.56%) OSPF
3 16 (13.56%) BGP
4 15 (12.71%) Network Security
5 14 (11.86%) SAN
5 14 (11.86%) Internet
6 13 (11.02%) HTTP
7 11 (9.32%) LDAP
7 11 (9.32%) SSL
7 11 (9.32%) VLAN
8 10 (8.47%) Junos
8 10 (8.47%) SSH
9 8 (6.78%) TCP/IP
10 7 (5.93%) DHCP
11 6 (5.08%) VPN
11 6 (5.08%) VoIP
11 6 (5.08%) Extranet
12 5 (4.24%) BIG-IP
13 2 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.19%) MySQL
2 17 (14.41%) DB2
3 16 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (12.71%) Big Data
5 13 (11.02%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.85%) Informix
8 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.85%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (5.93%) CruiseControl
1 7 (5.93%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.08%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.08%) Maven
3 5 (4.24%) Ant
3 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.24%) Hudson
4 4 (3.39%) Artifactory
4 4 (3.39%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.85%) Subversion
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.85%) NetBeans
General
1 31 (26.27%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Financial Institution
3 10 (8.47%) Publishing
4 3 (2.54%) Front Office
5 2 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (17.80%) Applications Support
2 19 (16.10%) Analyst
3 16 (13.56%) Support Analyst
3 16 (13.56%) Applications Support Analyst
3 16 (13.56%) Firewall Engineer
4 15 (12.71%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (12.71%) Software Engineer
4 15 (12.71%) Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Administrator
6 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (5.08%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Linux Support
7 6 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (5.08%) Linux Support Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.39%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.81%) HTML
2 26 (22.03%) Web Services
3 16 (13.56%) XHTML
3 16 (13.56%) J2EE
4 15 (12.71%) REST
4 15 (12.71%) RESTful
5 14 (11.86%) LAMP
6 13 (11.02%) CSS
7 12 (10.17%) .NET
8 8 (6.78%) XML
8 8 (6.78%) Ajax
9 7 (5.93%) XSL
10 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET
10 6 (5.08%) WCF
10 6 (5.08%) WPF
10 6 (5.08%) .NET Framework
10 6 (5.08%) jQuery
10 6 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (4.24%) DHTML
11 5 (4.24%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) Equities
2 14 (11.86%) Wiki
3 12 (10.17%) Clustering
4 10 (8.47%) Open Source
5 6 (5.08%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.24%) Replication
7 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.69%) VLE
8 1 (0.85%) CMDB
8 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.85%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 86 (72.88%) Linux
2 57 (48.31%) UNIX
3 50 (42.37%) Windows
4 26 (22.03%) Solaris
5 9 (7.63%) AIX
6 7 (5.93%) Windows 2000
7 6 (5.08%) SUSE
8 5 (4.24%) Debian
8 5 (4.24%) CentOS
8 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.24%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.49%) Load Balancing
2 15 (12.71%) Software Engineering
2 15 (12.71%) Web Development
3 10 (8.47%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce
4 9 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (7.63%) Change Control
5 8 (6.78%) DevOps
5 8 (6.78%) ITIL
5 8 (6.78%) Change Management
6 7 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.93%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.93%) Low Latency
7 6 (5.08%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 6 (5.08%) MVC
8 5 (4.24%) Content Management
8 5 (4.24%) Time Management
8 5 (4.24%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (4.24%) Software Deployment
9 4 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 68 (57.63%) Python
2 57 (48.31%) SQL
3 52 (44.07%) Java
4 42 (35.59%) PHP
5 33 (27.97%) Bash Shell
6 25 (21.19%) JavaScript
7 18 (15.25%) PowerShell
8 16 (13.56%) Tcl
9 14 (11.86%) Shell Script
9 14 (11.86%) C#
10 12 (10.17%) C++
11 7 (5.93%) VBScript
11 7 (5.93%) Ruby
11 7 (5.93%) Korn
12 6 (5.08%) VB.NET
12 6 (5.08%) Delphi
13 5 (4.24%) XAML
14 4 (3.39%) PHP5
15 2 (1.69%) C
15 2 (1.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) CCNP
1 16 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (12.71%) Degree
3 10 (8.47%) Check Point Certification
3 10 (8.47%) CCSA
4 6 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) OCA
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (14.41%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.71%) vSphere
3 11 (9.32%) Forefront TMG
3 11 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (6.78%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.08%) Squid
5 6 (5.08%) Shibboleth
6 5 (4.24%) Varnish
6 5 (4.24%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.24%) Postfix
6 5 (4.24%) Sendmail
7 2 (1.69%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) Backup Exec
2 10 (8.47%) WSUS
3 7 (5.93%) CA SiteMinder
4 5 (4.24%) Puppet
4 5 (4.24%) Nagios
5 2 (1.69%) Zenoss
5 2 (1.69%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (26.27%) Cisco
2 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
3 19 (16.10%) Oracle
4 16 (13.56%) CheckPoint
4 16 (13.56%) VMware
5 13 (11.02%) Juniper
6 12 (10.17%) Sun
7 11 (9.32%) Altiris
8 10 (8.47%) Blue Coat
9 9 (7.63%) NetApp
10 7 (5.93%) Dell
11 6 (5.08%) JBoss
11 6 (5.08%) CA
12 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
13 4 (3.39%) Zend
13 4 (3.39%) EMC
14 2 (1.69%) HP
14 2 (1.69%) Brocade
15 1 (0.85%) Sage
15 1 (0.85%) Capita
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago