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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 65 41 56
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 20 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.36% 4.39% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.82% 9.71% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 6
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -16.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,800 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
415 309 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 48.88% 45.18% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 345 277 242
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 5 August 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 28 (57.14%) Linux
2 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) Python
4 20 (40.82%) HTML
4 20 (40.82%) Java
5 18 (36.73%) MongoDB
6 17 (34.69%) jQuery
7 16 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (30.61%) Web Services
8 15 (30.61%) RESTful
8 15 (30.61%) Mojolicious
9 14 (28.57%) Bash Shell
9 14 (28.57%) Scala
9 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 14 (28.57%) JSON
9 14 (28.57%) Scrum
10 13 (26.53%) CSS
10 13 (26.53%) SaaS
11 12 (24.49%) Firewall
12 10 (20.41%) OO
12 10 (20.41%) Web Development
12 10 (20.41%) Ruby
12 10 (20.41%) Public Cloud
13 9 (18.37%) SDLC
13 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
13 9 (18.37%) Apache
13 9 (18.37%) Windows
14 8 (16.33%) UNIX
14 8 (16.33%) C#
14 8 (16.33%) SQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 9 (18.37%) Apache
2 8 (16.33%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (10.20%) nginx
4 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.12%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (26.53%) SaaS
3 6 (12.24%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (6.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (4.08%) GitHub
8 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (2.04%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.24%) VLAN
4 4 (8.16%) RFID
5 3 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (6.12%) SSL
6 2 (4.08%) HTTP
6 2 (4.08%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.04%) SNMP
7 1 (2.04%) LDAP
7 1 (2.04%) VoIP
7 1 (2.04%) WAN
7 1 (2.04%) SAN
7 1 (2.04%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (8.16%) SQLite
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) Hudson
3 4 (8.16%) Gradle
3 4 (8.16%) Ant
3 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.16%) IntelliJ
3 4 (8.16%) Subversion
3 4 (8.16%) Maven
3 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Electronics
3 3 (6.12%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Web Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Support Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Web Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Web Support Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Development Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Systems Support
5 6 (12.24%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Software Development Manager
6 5 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Software Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) HTML
2 17 (34.69%) jQuery
3 15 (30.61%) RESTful
3 15 (30.61%) Mojolicious
3 15 (30.61%) Web Services
4 14 (28.57%) JSON
5 13 (26.53%) CSS
6 6 (12.24%) J2EE
7 4 (8.16%) .NET
7 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.16%) Spring
7 4 (8.16%) Ajax
7 4 (8.16%) REST
8 2 (4.08%) PCRE
8 2 (4.08%) XML
9 1 (2.04%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Public Cloud
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.04%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) Windows
3 8 (16.33%) UNIX
4 7 (14.29%) CentOS
5 4 (8.16%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.08%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.04%) Debian
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) Scrum
3 10 (20.41%) OO
3 10 (20.41%) Web Development
4 9 (18.37%) SDLC
5 7 (14.29%) TDD
6 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (10.20%) ITIL
6 5 (10.20%) Information Security
6 5 (10.20%) Change Management
6 5 (10.20%) Validation
6 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.16%) Performance Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.16%) Product Management
7 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.16%) Build Automation
7 4 (8.16%) Automation Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.16%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) Python
2 20 (40.82%) Java
3 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.57%) Scala
3 14 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 10 (20.41%) Ruby
5 8 (16.33%) SQL
5 8 (16.33%) C#
6 5 (10.20%) C++
7 4 (8.16%) PHP
7 4 (8.16%) Embedded C
7 4 (8.16%) Embedded C++
7 4 (8.16%) Erlang
7 4 (8.16%) C
8 3 (6.12%) Go
9 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.04%) VB
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (8.16%) Firmware
4 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Nagios
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) logstash
2 1 (2.04%) Graphite
2 1 (2.04%) OPNET
2 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.04%) yum
2 1 (2.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Compuware
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) Juniper
4 1 (2.04%) BMC
4 1 (2.04%) CA
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) NetScout
4 1 (2.04%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.04%) F5
4 1 (2.04%) NetQoS
4 1 (2.04%) Ipanema Technologies
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