The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 33 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.28% 4.02% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.64% 6.40% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 4
Average salary £42,500 £21,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.67% -39.86%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Perl
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
144 125 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 56.03% 62.81% 68.02%
Number of salaries quoted 129 117 122
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Perl
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Perl Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Perl
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Malvern -6 10 £42,500 +97.67%
Worcester -1 1 £49,000 +50.76%
Perl
West Midlands

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 14 (93.33%) Ruby
2 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (80.00%) Open Source
3 12 (80.00%) DV Cleared
3 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (80.00%) Scala
3 12 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 12 (80.00%) OpenCL
3 12 (80.00%) VHDL
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) C
3 12 (80.00%) C++
3 12 (80.00%) Java
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 12 (80.00%) Mac OS X
4 11 (73.33%) OO
4 11 (73.33%) Atlassian
4 11 (73.33%) JIRA
4 11 (73.33%) Confluence
4 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
5 9 (60.00%) OOP
6 8 (53.33%) Internet
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle
6 8 (53.33%) IBM
6 8 (53.33%) Analytics
6 8 (53.33%) Apache Accumulo
6 8 (53.33%) IBM InfoSphere
6 8 (53.33%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (53.33%) ZeroMQ

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 11 (73.33%) Confluence
2 8 (53.33%) Apache Spark
2 8 (53.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 8 (53.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (53.33%) Big Data
1 8 (53.33%) Hadoop
1 8 (53.33%) IBM InfoSphere
1 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
1 8 (53.33%) Neo4j
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Big Data Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Apache Spark Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C/C++ Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++/Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Python Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Python Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) OpenCL
2 8 (53.33%) Kafka
2 8 (53.33%) ZeroMQ
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) LAMP
5 1 (6.67%) MFC
5 1 (6.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (80.00%) VHDL
3 8 (53.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
1 12 (80.00%) Mac OS X
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) Open Source
1 12 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 11 (73.33%) OO
3 9 (60.00%) OOP
4 8 (53.33%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Ruby
2 12 (80.00%) C
2 12 (80.00%) C++
2 12 (80.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Scala
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Atlassian
2 8 (53.33%) IBM
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle