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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 56 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Permanent jobs citing Perl 29 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.75% 1.32% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.59% 2.33% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 14
Average salary £34,500 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -18.57%
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
519 687 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.19% 56.82% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 456 630 414
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
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 1 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 1 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 +3 19 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Torfaen - 5 £34,000 - 1
Newport +14 4 £32,000 -26.43% 1
Perl
Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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 48 (66.67%) Linux
2 44 (61.11%) Python
3 29 (40.28%) VMware
4 26 (36.11%) CentOS
4 26 (36.11%) SaaS
5 25 (34.72%) Finance
5 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (33.33%) Windows
6 24 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 23 (31.94%) Welsh Language
7 23 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (29.17%) Java
8 21 (29.17%) TCP/IP
9 20 (27.78%) UNIX
10 19 (26.39%) Korn
10 19 (26.39%) Debian
11 18 (25.00%) Firewall
11 18 (25.00%) Oracle
12 17 (23.61%) Wireshark
12 17 (23.61%) Jenkins
13 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 16 (22.22%) SQL
13 16 (22.22%) HTTP
13 16 (22.22%) Ruby
14 15 (20.83%) VLAN
14 15 (20.83%) MySQL
14 15 (20.83%) tcpdump
15 14 (19.44%) Apache
16 13 (18.06%) JUnit
16 13 (18.06%) Scrum

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (19.44%) Apache
2 5 (6.94%) Confluence
3 4 (5.56%) nginx
3 4 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 26 (36.11%) SaaS
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 18 (25.00%) Firewall
3 17 (23.61%) Wireshark
4 16 (22.22%) HTTP
5 15 (20.83%) VLAN
5 15 (20.83%) tcpdump
6 6 (8.33%) SAN
7 5 (6.94%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (6.94%) iSCSI
8 3 (4.17%) DHCP
8 3 (4.17%) DNS
9 2 (2.78%) LAN
9 2 (2.78%) WAN
9 2 (2.78%) LDAP
10 1 (1.39%) Internet
10 1 (1.39%) SSL
10 1 (1.39%) SSH
10 1 (1.39%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) MySQL
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.17%) Big Data
6 1 (1.39%) OLAP
6 1 (1.39%) OLTP
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) Riak
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Jenkins
2 13 (18.06%) JUnit
3 11 (15.28%) Selenium
4 10 (13.89%) SoapUI
5 9 (12.50%) Spock
6 5 (6.94%) TestLink
6 5 (6.94%) JIRA
6 5 (6.94%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.39%) Subversion
7 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (34.72%) Finance
2 23 (31.94%) Welsh Language
3 4 (5.56%) Advertising
4 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.17%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.17%) French Language
4 3 (4.17%) German Language
4 3 (4.17%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.17%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 10 (13.89%) Automation Engineer
2 10 (13.89%) Administrator
3 9 (12.50%) Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.11%) Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.72%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
7 5 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Perl Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) JSON
2 6 (8.33%) RESTful
2 6 (8.33%) jQuery
3 5 (6.94%) Mojolicious
4 3 (4.17%) XML
4 3 (4.17%) HTML
4 3 (4.17%) OAuth
5 1 (1.39%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) Web Services
5 1 (1.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.56%) Statistics
2 4 (5.56%) DTV
3 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (66.67%) Linux
2 26 (36.11%) CentOS
3 24 (33.33%) Windows
4 20 (27.78%) UNIX
5 19 (26.39%) Debian
6 8 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.56%) AIX
8 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.17%) Android
8 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.06%) Scrum
3 12 (16.67%) Product Management
3 12 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 11 (15.28%) OO
4 11 (15.28%) TDD
5 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (13.89%) ITIL
5 10 (13.89%) Configuration Management
6 9 (12.50%) DevOps
6 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 8 (11.11%) BDD
8 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.72%) Regression Testing
9 6 (8.33%) OOP
10 5 (6.94%) Bug Management
10 5 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.94%) Test Management
11 4 (5.56%) Time Management
11 4 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.11%) Python
2 24 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 21 (29.17%) Java
4 19 (26.39%) Korn
5 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 16 (22.22%) SQL
5 16 (22.22%) Ruby
6 13 (18.06%) Groovy
7 11 (15.28%) C
8 10 (13.89%) C++
9 6 (8.33%) C#
10 5 (6.94%) Scala
11 3 (4.17%) PHP
11 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
11 3 (4.17%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.67%) Nmap
3 8 (11.11%) Xen
4 6 (8.33%) XenServer
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.78%) KVM
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) Nessus
1 12 (16.67%) Nagios
2 11 (15.28%) Puppet
3 6 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.39%) Ansible
5 1 (1.39%) YUM
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) VMware
2 18 (25.00%) Oracle
3 12 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.94%) JBoss
5 5 (6.94%) Cisco
6 4 (5.56%) Google
7 3 (4.17%) IBM
7 3 (4.17%) Citrix
7 3 (4.17%) Coverity
7 3 (4.17%) Wind River
8 2 (2.78%) Perforce
9 1 (1.39%) Rackspace
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