The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 62 73 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -32
Permanent jobs citing Perl 14 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.95% 1.79% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% 3.63% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 26
Median salary £39,250 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.72% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.54%
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
348 413 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 48.40% 49.17% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 321 349 279
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Perl.

1 28 (90.32%) Python
2 24 (77.42%) Linux
3 20 (64.52%) Java
4 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
6 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
6 14 (45.16%) DevOps
7 13 (41.94%) Unix
8 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
9 9 (29.03%) C++
9 9 (29.03%) HTTP
10 8 (25.81%) C
11 7 (22.58%) Firewall
11 7 (22.58%) Online Security
11 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
11 7 (22.58%) VLAN
11 7 (22.58%) Welsh Language
11 7 (22.58%) Erlang
11 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (22.58%) IaaS
11 7 (22.58%) Microservices
11 7 (22.58%) Public Cloud
11 7 (22.58%) Functional Programming
11 7 (22.58%) Security Operations
11 7 (22.58%) Security Operations Centre
12 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (19.35%) VMware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) Apache
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (22.58%) IaaS
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
2 9 (29.03%) HTTP
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
3 7 (22.58%) VLAN
4 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
5 2 (6.45%) DNS
5 2 (6.45%) tcpdump
5 2 (6.45%) VoIP
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.13%) Hudson
2 5 (16.13%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) JIRA
3 3 (9.68%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) Ant
4 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.45%) ClearCase
4 2 (6.45%) ClearQuest
4 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Gradle
4 2 (6.45%) IntelliJ
4 2 (6.45%) JUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 7 (22.58%) Welsh Language
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Developer in Test
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 4 (12.90%) J2EE
2 4 (12.90%) Spring
3 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.68%) RESTful
4 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.45%) Ext JS
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) Java EE
5 1 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) Spring Security
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Public Cloud
1 7 (22.58%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (6.45%) Fintech
2 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Unix
3 5 (16.13%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) Android
4 4 (12.90%) CentOS
5 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.45%) Debian
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (45.16%) DevOps
2 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (22.58%) Functional Programming
2 7 (22.58%) Microservices
2 7 (22.58%) Online Security
2 7 (22.58%) Security Operations
2 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
3 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) SDLC
4 5 (16.13%) Validation
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Open Source
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Python
2 20 (64.52%) Java
3 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
4 9 (29.03%) C++
5 8 (25.81%) C
6 7 (22.58%) Erlang
7 6 (19.35%) PHP
8 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
9 4 (12.90%) Korn
10 3 (9.68%) Delphi
10 3 (9.68%) Groovy
10 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
10 3 (9.68%) SQL
10 3 (9.68%) VBScript
11 2 (6.45%) C#
11 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
11 2 (6.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.45%) iptables
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) Docker
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) Nagios
3 2 (6.45%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (6.45%) Nessus
3 2 (6.45%) Nmap
3 2 (6.45%) OpenView
3 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.23%) OPNET
4 1 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) CA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco
2 2 (6.45%) F5
2 2 (6.45%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) Juniper
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.45%) Riverbed
2 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds