The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 98 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.37% 0.70% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 1.20% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +22.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £22,050 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £36,250 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.43%
Perl
South East

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 Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
603 666 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 55.63% 58.47% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 538 594 597
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Perl
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Perl Salary Trend in West Sussex

Perl
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Perl
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Crawley -11 2 £30,750 -15.17%
Gatwick - 1 £65,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (70.00%) Wireless
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) WebLOAD
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) CSQA
4 4 (40.00%) JMeter
4 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) NUnit
4 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (40.00%) Tcl
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) Rational Robot
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) JUnit
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (40.00%) Calabash

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) WLAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) PPTP
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
4 1 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JUnit
1 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (40.00%) Rational Robot
1 4 (40.00%) JMeter
1 4 (40.00%) NUnit
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) WebLOAD
1 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (40.00%) Calabash
1 4 (40.00%) LoadUI
1 4 (40.00%) Appium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) System Testing
5 1 (10.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Tcl
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) CSQA
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) CA
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware