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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 36 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 29 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.35% 1.69% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.15% 4.15% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 12
Average salary £33,750 £30,557 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.45% -10.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,614 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £43,250 £40,000
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
317 241 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.53% 40.78% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 263 201 315
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (48.89%) HTML
2 21 (46.67%) Linux
2 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (42.22%) Python
4 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (40.00%) jQuery
4 18 (40.00%) Scala
4 18 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 17 (37.78%) SaaS
5 17 (37.78%) Mojolicious
6 16 (35.56%) Firewall
7 15 (33.33%) Web Development
8 14 (31.11%) Scrum
9 12 (26.67%) Finance
9 12 (26.67%) Java
10 11 (24.44%) CentOS
10 11 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (22.22%) Welsh Language
11 10 (22.22%) OO
12 9 (20.00%) Windows
12 9 (20.00%) CSS
12 9 (20.00%) JSON
12 9 (20.00%) Ruby
12 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
12 9 (20.00%) RESTful
13 8 (17.78%) Go
13 8 (17.78%) VMware
13 8 (17.78%) J2EE
13 8 (17.78%) Oracle
13 8 (17.78%) SQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (13.33%) Apache
2 5 (11.11%) nginx
2 5 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) SaaS
2 11 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.44%) GitHub
6 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) Firewall
2 6 (13.33%) VLAN
2 6 (13.33%) HTTP
2 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.11%) SSL
3 5 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (8.89%) RFID
5 3 (6.67%) Wireshark
5 3 (6.67%) tcpdump
6 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.22%) VPLS
6 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.22%) SAN
6 1 (2.22%) LDAP
6 1 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (2.22%) WAN
6 1 (2.22%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.89%) SQLite
5 2 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.22%) Big Data
6 1 (2.22%) MySQL
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) Hudson
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Welsh Language
3 4 (8.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Head of Development
4 6 (13.33%) Software Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Software Development Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Development Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Application Security Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) HTML
2 18 (40.00%) jQuery
3 17 (37.78%) Mojolicious
4 9 (20.00%) RESTful
4 9 (20.00%) JSON
4 9 (20.00%) CSS
5 8 (17.78%) J2EE
6 7 (15.56%) Web Services
7 6 (13.33%) Velocity
8 5 (11.11%) HTML5
8 5 (11.11%) PCRE
8 5 (11.11%) XML
9 4 (8.89%) Ajax
9 4 (8.89%) .NET
10 1 (2.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Public Cloud
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Web 2.0
4 3 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) CentOS
3 9 (20.00%) Windows
4 4 (8.89%) UNIX
4 4 (8.89%) Mac OS
4 4 (8.89%) Debian
5 1 (2.22%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Web Development
3 14 (31.11%) Scrum
4 10 (22.22%) OO
5 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.33%) TDD
7 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 5 (11.11%) OWASP
7 5 (11.11%) OOP
8 4 (8.89%) Product Management
8 4 (8.89%) Build Automation
8 4 (8.89%) Cyber Security
8 4 (8.89%) Automation Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.89%) People Management
8 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.67%) ITIL
10 2 (4.44%) Change Management
10 2 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Python
2 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (40.00%) Scala
3 12 (26.67%) Java
4 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (20.00%) Ruby
5 8 (17.78%) Go
5 8 (17.78%) SQL
6 7 (15.56%) PHP
6 7 (15.56%) C#
7 6 (13.33%) C++
8 4 (8.89%) C
8 4 (8.89%) Embedded C
8 4 (8.89%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.44%) Erlang
10 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
2 5 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Firmware
3 3 (6.67%) iptables
4 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.22%) KVM
5 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Nagios
2 3 (6.67%) Nessus
2 3 (6.67%) Nmap
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
3 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.44%) Ansible
4 1 (2.22%) logstash
4 1 (2.22%) Graphite
4 1 (2.22%) yum
4 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
1 8 (17.78%) VMware
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco
3 1 (2.22%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + 30 days a/l, Flexitime, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago