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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 51 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Perl 21 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.90% 2.58% 5.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.83% 5.15% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 32
Median salary £40,000 £27,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,700 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £38,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
360 408 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.79% 50.18% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 335 333 267
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (81.25%) Python
2 23 (71.88%) Linux
3 21 (65.63%) Java
4 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (46.88%) Unix
5 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
6 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (43.75%) DevOps
7 12 (37.50%) Bash Shell
8 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 9 (28.13%) HTTP
9 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
10 8 (25.00%) C
11 7 (21.88%) C++
11 7 (21.88%) HTML
11 7 (21.88%) Firewall
11 7 (21.88%) Online Security
11 7 (21.88%) VLAN
11 7 (21.88%) Welsh Language
11 7 (21.88%) Erlang
11 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (21.88%) Functional Programming
11 7 (21.88%) IaaS
11 7 (21.88%) Microservices
11 7 (21.88%) Public Cloud
11 7 (21.88%) Security Operations
11 7 (21.88%) Security Operations Centre
12 6 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (18.75%) 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 (9.38%) Apache
1 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (21.88%) IaaS
4 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) HTTP
3 7 (21.88%) Firewall
3 7 (21.88%) VLAN
4 3 (9.38%) Wireshark
5 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) tcpdump
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Redis
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) Ant
3 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.38%) Gradle
3 3 (9.38%) Hudson
3 3 (9.38%) IntelliJ
3 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) ClearCase
4 2 (6.25%) ClearQuest
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (21.88%) Welsh Language
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) RESTful
3 4 (12.50%) J2EE
3 4 (12.50%) Spring
4 3 (9.38%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.38%) jQuery
4 3 (9.38%) Mojolicious
4 3 (9.38%) Web Services
5 2 (6.25%) Ext JS
5 2 (6.25%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (6.25%) Spring Security
5 2 (6.25%) Velocity
6 1 (3.13%) Java EE
6 1 (3.13%) Kafka
6 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Public Cloud
1 7 (21.88%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (6.25%) Fintech
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.25%) Tandem
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) Unix
3 5 (15.63%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) CentOS
4 2 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) DevOps
3 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (21.88%) Functional Programming
4 7 (21.88%) Microservices
4 7 (21.88%) Online Security
4 7 (21.88%) Security Operations
5 6 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
6 5 (15.63%) OO
6 5 (15.63%) Scrum
6 5 (15.63%) Validation
7 4 (12.50%) Open Source
7 4 (12.50%) SDLC
7 4 (12.50%) TDD
8 3 (9.38%) Change Management
8 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) Python
2 21 (65.63%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 8 (25.00%) C
5 7 (21.88%) C++
5 7 (21.88%) Erlang
6 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
7 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.50%) PHP
7 4 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (9.38%) Delphi
8 3 (9.38%) Groovy
8 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
8 3 (9.38%) VBScript
9 2 (6.25%) Korn
9 2 (6.25%) VB
10 1 (3.13%) Go
10 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.25%) Docker
3 2 (6.25%) iptables
4 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 4 (12.50%) Nagios
3 2 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (6.25%) Nessus
3 2 (6.25%) Nmap
3 2 (6.25%) OpenView
3 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.13%) OPNET
4 1 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (6.25%) CA
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) F5
2 2 (6.25%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) Juniper
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
2 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds