The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 55 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 6 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.81% 5.21% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.74% 9.26% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Perl
North Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
219 270 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 66.16% 56.25% 60.21%
Number of salaries quoted 193 215 124
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in York

Perl
Salary Trend in York

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

Perl Salary Trend in York

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 20 (100.00%) Python
2 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) PHP
2 17 (85.00%) CSS
2 17 (85.00%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Django
2 17 (85.00%) jQuery
2 17 (85.00%) Bash Shell
2 17 (85.00%) Backbone.js
2 17 (85.00%) Node.js
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) Percona
3 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (15.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) Varnish
3 3 (15.00%) Puppet
3 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.00%) nginx
3 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) Debian
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Apache
3 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) IIS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 17 (85.00%) Node.js
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
1 17 (85.00%) AWS Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
1 17 (85.00%) CSS
1 17 (85.00%) Django
1 17 (85.00%) jQuery
1 17 (85.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Debian
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (15.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Python
2 17 (85.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) PHP
2 17 (85.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby
3 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Varnish
2 2 (10.00%) Xen
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) KVM
3 1 (5.00%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
1 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (15.00%) Percona
2 2 (10.00%) VMware