The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 25 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs citing Perl 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.75% 1.52% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.06% 2.16% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £37,500 £43,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +29.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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 Newport region.

Programming Languages Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 185 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 38.99% 70.08% 62.30%
Number of salaries quoted 58 162 119
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Perl
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Newport region.

Perl Salary Trend in Newport

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 10 (90.91%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) JUnit
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Korn
2 6 (54.55%) Groovy
2 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
2 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
3 5 (45.45%) Spock
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) Statistics
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 5 (45.45%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) V-Model

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JUnit
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Spock
2 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) JMeter
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) TestLink
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Leader
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Statistics
1 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) CentOS
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OOP
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Bug Management
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) V-Model
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Korn
2 6 (54.55%) Groovy
2 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Perforce