The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank - 27 44
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 6.82% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 9.74% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 2
Average salary - £32,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
139 154 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 62.90% 70.00% 63.58%
Number of salaries quoted 129 143 186
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
West Midlands

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) XHTML
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Postfix
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VMware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Perl Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) XHTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Postfix
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) VMware