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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 24 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Perl 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.75% 1.46% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.76% 2.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £32,000 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.43% -
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 Newport region.

Programming Languages Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 148 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 40.66% 71.84% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 54 129 90
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 2 October 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 8 (72.73%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) JUnit
2 7 (63.64%) Korn
2 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) Groovy
2 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
2 7 (63.64%) SoapUI
2 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 7 (63.64%) Spock
3 5 (45.45%) Statistics
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
4 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (27.27%) V-Model
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JUnit
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
1 7 (63.64%) SoapUI
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
1 7 (63.64%) Spock
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Leader
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Statistics
2 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OOP
1 4 (36.36%) OO
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) BDD
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) V-Model
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) Korn
2 7 (63.64%) Groovy
2 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Perforce
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 22 days ago