[tpm] Perl as a career

Richard Dice rdice at pobox.com
Sat Mar 7 10:24:39 PST 2009

> There are plenty of companies doing new web development on perl, though
> yes, there are probably more web dev jobs in PHP or Java.  That isn't
> something that is going to change in the near future.  It is possible that
> it could be changed by perl 6, but that change is probably a long time
> coming yet, if it's coming at all.

IMHO, Perl 6 will be here fairly soon.  A massive change in the IT job
marketplace in favour of Perl 6 is harder to predict and is (necessarily)
not going to arrive quite as soon.  It will be interesting to see when it
comes about, though.

 - Richard
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