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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 135 111 125
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 77 101 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.43% 1.83% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.92% 3.89% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 60 89 58
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £31,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
2633 2596 2573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.00% 47.03% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2224 2320 2270
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -25 50 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Coventry +13 19 £35,000 +6.06% 2
Worcestershire - 5 £50,000 -
Staffordshire -5 2 £47,500 +19.49%
Warwickshire +9 1 £40,000 +66.66%
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (73.50%) Linux
2 66 (56.41%) Python
3 57 (48.72%) SQL
4 54 (46.15%) UNIX
4 54 (46.15%) Windows
5 50 (42.74%) Java
6 44 (37.61%) PHP
6 44 (37.61%) Apache
7 37 (31.62%) Bash Shell
8 33 (28.21%) HTML
9 29 (24.79%) Finance
10 28 (23.93%) MySQL
10 28 (23.93%) DNS
10 28 (23.93%) Cisco
11 26 (22.22%) Load Balancing
12 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
12 25 (21.37%) JavaScript
12 25 (21.37%) Tomcat
13 24 (20.51%) Solaris
13 24 (20.51%) Web Services
14 23 (19.66%) MS Visio
15 22 (18.80%) PowerShell
16 21 (17.95%) Active Directory
17 19 (16.24%) vSphere
18 17 (14.53%) HTTP
18 17 (14.53%) Oracle
18 17 (14.53%) Firewall
19 16 (13.68%) LAMP
19 16 (13.68%) VMware
20 15 (12.82%) Backup Exec

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 44 (37.61%) Apache
2 25 (21.37%) Tomcat
3 15 (12.82%) IIS
4 12 (10.26%) SharePoint
5 10 (8.55%) WebLogic
6 9 (7.69%) Moodle
7 5 (4.27%) WordPress
7 5 (4.27%) nginx
7 5 (4.27%) Apache Solr
7 5 (4.27%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.85%) CMS
9 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.85%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 23 (19.66%) MS Visio
2 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 14 (11.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.93%) DNS
2 17 (14.53%) HTTP
2 17 (14.53%) Firewall
3 15 (12.82%) VLAN
3 15 (12.82%) SSL
4 14 (11.97%) SAN
4 14 (11.97%) Internet
4 14 (11.97%) Network Security
4 14 (11.97%) SSH
4 14 (11.97%) OSPF
4 14 (11.97%) BGP
5 11 (9.40%) LDAP
6 9 (7.69%) Junos
7 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.98%) DHCP
9 6 (5.13%) VPN
9 6 (5.13%) VoIP
9 6 (5.13%) Extranet
10 5 (4.27%) BIG-IP
11 2 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.93%) MySQL
2 15 (12.82%) DB2
3 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
3 14 (11.97%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (11.11%) Big Data
5 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.85%) Informix
7 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.85%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (0.85%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (5.98%) CruiseControl
1 7 (5.98%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.13%) Maven
3 5 (4.27%) Ant
3 5 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.27%) Hudson
4 4 (3.42%) Artifactory
4 4 (3.42%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.85%) Subversion
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.85%) NetBeans
General
1 29 (24.79%) Finance
2 14 (11.97%) Publishing
2 14 (11.97%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.71%) Front Office
3 2 (1.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (17.09%) Applications Support
2 18 (15.38%) Analyst
3 15 (12.82%) Support Analyst
3 15 (12.82%) Support Engineer
3 15 (12.82%) Developer
3 15 (12.82%) Applications Support Analyst
4 14 (11.97%) Firewall Engineer
5 13 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 13 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Administrator
8 6 (5.13%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Linux Support
8 6 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (5.13%) Linux Support Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (4.27%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.42%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.21%) HTML
2 24 (20.51%) Web Services
3 16 (13.68%) LAMP
4 14 (11.97%) XHTML
4 14 (11.97%) J2EE
5 13 (11.11%) CSS
5 13 (11.11%) REST
5 13 (11.11%) RESTful
6 12 (10.26%) .NET
7 8 (6.84%) XML
7 8 (6.84%) Ajax
8 7 (5.98%) XSL
9 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.13%) WCF
9 6 (5.13%) WPF
9 6 (5.13%) .NET Framework
9 6 (5.13%) jQuery
9 6 (5.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (4.27%) DHTML
10 5 (4.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Equities
2 13 (11.11%) Wiki
3 12 (10.26%) Open Source
4 11 (9.40%) Clustering
5 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.27%) Replication
7 4 (3.42%) VLE
8 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.85%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 86 (73.50%) Linux
2 54 (46.15%) UNIX
2 54 (46.15%) Windows
3 24 (20.51%) Solaris
4 9 (7.69%) AIX
5 7 (5.98%) Windows 2000
5 7 (5.98%) SUSE
6 5 (4.27%) Debian
6 5 (4.27%) CentOS
6 5 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.27%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 15 (12.82%) Web Development
3 13 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 13 (11.11%) Change Control
4 9 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 9 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (6.84%) Change Management
5 8 (6.84%) ITIL
5 8 (6.84%) DevOps
6 7 (5.98%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (5.98%) Low Latency
6 7 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.98%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.98%) Time Management
7 6 (5.13%) MVC
7 6 (5.13%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 5 (4.27%) Software Deployment
8 5 (4.27%) Content Management
9 4 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (56.41%) Python
2 57 (48.72%) SQL
3 50 (42.74%) Java
4 44 (37.61%) PHP
5 37 (31.62%) Bash Shell
6 25 (21.37%) JavaScript
7 22 (18.80%) PowerShell
8 14 (11.97%) C#
8 14 (11.97%) Tcl
8 14 (11.97%) Shell Script
9 12 (10.26%) C++
10 8 (6.84%) Ruby
11 7 (5.98%) Korn
11 7 (5.98%) VBScript
12 6 (5.13%) VB.NET
12 6 (5.13%) Delphi
13 5 (4.27%) XAML
14 4 (3.42%) PHP5
15 2 (1.71%) C
15 2 (1.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (12.82%) Degree
2 14 (11.97%) CCNP
2 14 (11.97%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
3 9 (7.69%) CCSA
4 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.27%) 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 21 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 19 (16.24%) vSphere
3 15 (12.82%) Forefront TMG
4 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (6.84%) Hyper-V
5 8 (6.84%) Shibboleth
6 6 (5.13%) Squid
7 5 (4.27%) Postfix
7 5 (4.27%) Sendmail
7 5 (4.27%) Varnish
7 5 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.71%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (12.82%) Backup Exec
2 14 (11.97%) WSUS
3 8 (6.84%) CA SiteMinder
4 5 (4.27%) Puppet
4 5 (4.27%) Nagios
5 2 (1.71%) Zenoss
5 2 (1.71%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (23.93%) Cisco
2 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
3 17 (14.53%) Oracle
4 16 (13.68%) VMware
5 15 (12.82%) Altiris
6 14 (11.97%) CheckPoint
7 12 (10.26%) Sun
8 11 (9.40%) Juniper
9 9 (7.69%) Blue Coat
9 9 (7.69%) NetApp
10 7 (5.98%) CA
10 7 (5.98%) Dell
11 6 (5.13%) JBoss
12 5 (4.27%) Red Hat
13 4 (3.42%) Zend
13 4 (3.42%) EMC
14 2 (1.71%) HP
14 2 (1.71%) Brocade
15 1 (0.85%) Sage
15 1 (0.85%) Capita
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago