The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 65 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 28 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.60% 1.13% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.14% 1.90% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 13
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,115 £27,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
545 735 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 50.65% 59.37% 48.88%
Number of salaries quoted 475 675 460
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,545
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Perl
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Perl Salary Trend in South Wales

Perl
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in South Wales

Perl
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 12 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Torfaen - 10 £34,000 -
Newport +22 6 £37,500 -13.79%
Perl
Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 52 (70.27%) Python
2 51 (68.92%) Linux
3 30 (40.54%) CentOS
4 29 (39.19%) VMware
5 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (35.14%) Windows
6 26 (35.14%) SaaS
7 25 (33.78%) Bash Shell
7 25 (33.78%) TCP/IP
7 25 (33.78%) Finance
8 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (31.08%) Welsh Language
9 23 (31.08%) UNIX
10 22 (29.73%) Java
11 21 (28.38%) Wireshark
12 19 (25.68%) Korn
12 19 (25.68%) HTTP
12 19 (25.68%) Debian
13 18 (24.32%) Firewall
14 17 (22.97%) Red Hat
14 17 (22.97%) MySQL
14 17 (22.97%) Ruby
14 17 (22.97%) Jenkins
15 16 (21.62%) tcpdump
15 16 (21.62%) Oracle
15 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
15 16 (21.62%) SQL
15 16 (21.62%) Apache
15 16 (21.62%) Scrum
16 15 (20.27%) VLAN

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (21.62%) Apache
2 8 (10.81%) Confluence
3 6 (8.11%) JBoss
4 4 (5.41%) nginx
5 3 (4.05%) IIS
5 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.05%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.35%) Tuxedo
6 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.35%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 26 (35.14%) SaaS
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.05%) PaaS
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.78%) TCP/IP
2 21 (28.38%) Wireshark
3 19 (25.68%) HTTP
4 18 (24.32%) Firewall
5 16 (21.62%) tcpdump
6 15 (20.27%) VLAN
7 7 (9.46%) SAN
8 6 (8.11%) iSCSI
9 5 (6.76%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (5.41%) DNS
11 3 (4.05%) WAN
11 3 (4.05%) DHCP
11 3 (4.05%) LAN
12 2 (2.70%) SSH
12 2 (2.70%) Internet
12 2 (2.70%) LDAP
13 1 (1.35%) VoIP
13 1 (1.35%) Kerberos
13 1 (1.35%) SNMP
13 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) MySQL
2 10 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (8.11%) Big Data
5 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.35%) OLAP
9 1 (1.35%) Informix
9 1 (1.35%) OLTP
9 1 (1.35%) Riak
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.22%) JUnit
3 10 (13.51%) SoapUI
4 9 (12.16%) JIRA
5 8 (10.81%) Selenium
5 8 (10.81%) TestLink
6 7 (9.46%) Spock
6 7 (9.46%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.35%) JMeter
7 1 (1.35%) Subversion
7 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.35%) Zephyr
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 23 (31.08%) Welsh Language
3 7 (9.46%) Advertising
4 4 (5.41%) Marketing
5 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.05%) French Language
5 3 (4.05%) German Language
5 3 (4.05%) Italian Language
5 3 (4.05%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Test Engineer
2 11 (14.86%) Administrator
3 10 (13.51%) Software Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.81%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) C Software Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) UNIX Administrator
8 5 (6.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Graduate
10 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) JSON
1 6 (8.11%) HTML
2 5 (6.76%) XML
2 5 (6.76%) jQuery
3 4 (5.41%) Mojolicious
3 4 (5.41%) RESTful
4 2 (2.70%) OAuth
4 2 (2.70%) HTML5
4 2 (2.70%) CSS
4 2 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (1.35%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.46%) DTV
3 6 (8.11%) Statistics
4 5 (6.76%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.70%) User Experience
5 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Linux
2 30 (40.54%) CentOS
3 26 (35.14%) Windows
4 23 (31.08%) UNIX
5 19 (25.68%) Debian
6 10 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.41%) AIX
8 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.35%) SUSE
9 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.35%) Android
9 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.62%) Scrum
3 13 (17.57%) TDD
3 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (16.22%) Product Management
4 12 (16.22%) OO
5 11 (14.86%) BDD
5 11 (14.86%) Incident Management
6 10 (13.51%) DevOps
7 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.16%) Regression Testing
7 9 (12.16%) ITIL
7 9 (12.16%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.81%) Test Management
8 8 (10.81%) Bug Management
9 7 (9.46%) OOP
9 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.76%) Software Testing
11 4 (5.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (70.27%) Python
2 25 (33.78%) Bash Shell
3 22 (29.73%) Java
4 19 (25.68%) Korn
5 17 (22.97%) Ruby
6 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
6 16 (21.62%) SQL
7 14 (18.92%) C
8 13 (17.57%) C++
9 12 (16.22%) Groovy
10 6 (8.11%) C#
11 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
11 4 (5.41%) Scala
11 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
11 4 (5.41%) PHP
12 3 (4.05%) Erlang
13 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.22%) Nmap
3 9 (12.16%) Xen
4 6 (8.11%) XenServer
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.70%) KVM
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.35%) NFS
6 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.35%) Samba
6 1 (1.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) Nagios
2 12 (16.22%) Nessus
3 10 (13.51%) Puppet
4 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.70%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.35%) OpenView
6 1 (1.35%) OPNET
6 1 (1.35%) YUM
6 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.35%) Ansible
6 1 (1.35%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (39.19%) VMware
2 17 (22.97%) Red Hat
3 16 (21.62%) Oracle
4 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco
6 4 (5.41%) Google
6 4 (5.41%) IBM
6 4 (5.41%) Citrix
7 3 (4.05%) Perforce
7 3 (4.05%) Coverity
7 3 (4.05%) Wind River
8 1 (1.35%) Compuware
8 1 (1.35%) HP
8 1 (1.35%) EMC
8 1 (1.35%) Juniper
8 1 (1.35%) BMC
8 1 (1.35%) CA
8 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.35%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.35%) F5
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable, Car, Flexible Benefits
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