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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 49 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.63% 1.01% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.28% 1.69% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 4
Average salary £31,664 £27,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.14% -5.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
305 296 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.59% 59.68% 57.01%
Number of salaries quoted 278 266 224
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (75.86%) SaaS
2 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 21 (72.41%) Linux
3 20 (68.97%) Welsh Language
4 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (62.07%) Python
4 18 (62.07%) VMware
5 15 (51.72%) Firewall
6 14 (48.28%) CentOS
7 12 (41.38%) UNIX
8 11 (37.93%) VLAN
8 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
9 10 (34.48%) tcpdump
9 10 (34.48%) Wireshark
9 10 (34.48%) Nagios
9 10 (34.48%) Windows
9 10 (34.48%) Debian
9 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
10 9 (31.03%) Nmap
10 9 (31.03%) Nessus
11 7 (24.14%) Puppet
11 7 (24.14%) HTTP
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
11 7 (24.14%) Ruby
12 6 (20.69%) SQL
12 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
13 5 (17.24%) ITIL
13 5 (17.24%) Google
13 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) OpenStack
1 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (75.86%) SaaS
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) VLAN
2 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
3 10 (34.48%) Wireshark
3 10 (34.48%) tcpdump
4 7 (24.14%) HTTP
5 3 (10.34%) SSL
5 3 (10.34%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (6.90%) DNS
7 1 (3.45%) VPN
7 1 (3.45%) LDAP
7 1 (3.45%) LAN
7 1 (3.45%) VoIP
7 1 (3.45%) WAN
7 1 (3.45%) DHCP
7 1 (3.45%) VPLS
7 1 (3.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) Riak
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 20 (68.97%) Welsh Language
3 1 (3.45%) French Language
3 1 (3.45%) German Language
3 1 (3.45%) Italian Language
3 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Administrator
1 8 (27.59%) UNIX Administrator
1 8 (27.59%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Provisioning Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) JSON
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) jQuery
2 3 (10.34%) RESTful
2 3 (10.34%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.45%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) CentOS
3 12 (41.38%) UNIX
4 10 (34.48%) Windows
4 10 (34.48%) Debian
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
2 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) OWASP
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) OOP
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Product Management
6 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) Computer Security
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Network Design
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Python
2 7 (24.14%) Ruby
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) Java
6 3 (10.34%) Scala
6 3 (10.34%) Erlang
7 2 (6.90%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) C
8 1 (3.45%) VB
8 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (31.03%) Nmap
3 4 (13.79%) XenServer
4 3 (10.34%) KVM
5 2 (6.90%) Xen
6 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Nagios
2 9 (31.03%) Nessus
3 7 (24.14%) Puppet
4 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.45%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (3.45%) Ansible
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (3.45%) OPNET
5 1 (3.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Google
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Compuware
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper
5 1 (3.45%) BMC
5 1 (3.45%) CA
5 1 (3.45%) NetScout
5 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.45%) NetQoS
5 1 (3.45%) Ipanema Technologies
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Online Resourcing
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 14 days ago