The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 57 40 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Permanent jobs citing Perl 19 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.40% 4.90% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.01% 11.91% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 9
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
379 277 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.85% 41.16% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 307 246 241
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Perl
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Perl Salary Trend in Cardiff

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (48.08%) HTML
3 24 (46.15%) Linux
4 23 (44.23%) Java
4 23 (44.23%) jQuery
4 23 (44.23%) MongoDB
5 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
5 21 (40.38%) Python
6 20 (38.46%) Scala
6 20 (38.46%) Mojolicious
7 18 (34.62%) Scrum
8 14 (26.92%) Web Development
8 14 (26.92%) Oracle
8 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (25.00%) RESTful
9 13 (25.00%) SaaS
10 12 (23.08%) J2EE
10 12 (23.08%) Web Services
10 12 (23.08%) JSON
10 12 (23.08%) Firewall
11 11 (21.15%) CSS
11 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
12 10 (19.23%) OO
12 10 (19.23%) Ruby
13 9 (17.31%) Windows
13 9 (17.31%) Public Cloud
14 8 (15.38%) Go
14 8 (15.38%) Apache
14 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 8 (15.38%) CentOS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (15.38%) Apache
2 7 (13.46%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (9.62%) nginx
4 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.77%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (25.00%) SaaS
3 5 (9.62%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.85%) GitHub
6 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.92%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) Firewall
2 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.62%) VLAN
4 4 (7.69%) SSL
4 4 (7.69%) RFID
5 3 (5.77%) HTTP
5 3 (5.77%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.92%) SNMP
7 1 (1.92%) SAN
7 1 (1.92%) LDAP
7 1 (1.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) MongoDB
2 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.69%) SQLite
6 3 (5.77%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.92%) MySQL
8 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) Hudson
3 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) Maven
4 2 (3.85%) Ant
4 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.85%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.85%) Gradle
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Welsh Language
2 4 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Web Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Development Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Software Development Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Software Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Head of Development
5 6 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Web Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Support
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Web Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Application Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) HTML
2 23 (44.23%) jQuery
3 20 (38.46%) Mojolicious
4 13 (25.00%) RESTful
5 12 (23.08%) JSON
5 12 (23.08%) J2EE
5 12 (23.08%) Web Services
6 11 (21.15%) CSS
7 7 (13.46%) Velocity
8 5 (9.62%) HTML5
9 4 (7.69%) .NET
9 4 (7.69%) Ajax
10 3 (5.77%) XML
10 3 (5.77%) PCRE
11 2 (3.85%) REST
11 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.85%) Spring
12 1 (1.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Public Cloud
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 24 (46.15%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Windows
3 8 (15.38%) CentOS
4 4 (7.69%) Mac OS
4 4 (7.69%) UNIX
5 2 (3.85%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.92%) Debian
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) Scrum
3 14 (26.92%) Web Development
4 10 (19.23%) OO
5 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.46%) SDLC
7 6 (11.54%) TDD
8 5 (9.62%) ITIL
8 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
8 5 (9.62%) Cyber Security
9 4 (7.69%) Automation Testing
9 4 (7.69%) Build Automation
9 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.69%) Product Management
9 4 (7.69%) Open Source
9 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.69%) People Management
9 4 (7.69%) OOP
9 4 (7.69%) Change Management
9 4 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) Java
2 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
2 21 (40.38%) Python
3 20 (38.46%) Scala
4 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
5 10 (19.23%) Ruby
6 8 (15.38%) Go
7 7 (13.46%) SQL
7 7 (13.46%) C#
8 6 (11.54%) C++
9 5 (9.62%) PHP
10 4 (7.69%) Embedded C
10 4 (7.69%) Embedded C++
10 4 (7.69%) C
11 3 (5.77%) Erlang
12 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (7.69%) Firmware
3 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Ansible
3 1 (1.92%) logstash
3 1 (1.92%) Graphite
3 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) Nagios
3 1 (1.92%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco