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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 57 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing Perl 34 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.09% 1.60% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.33% 3.07% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 18
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
537 586 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.77% 52.09% 48.26%
Number of salaries quoted 491 539 391
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 24 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Newport +13 5 £32,000 -1.53%
Torfaen -1 4 £34,000 +7.08%
Perl
Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 54 (68.35%) Linux
2 46 (58.23%) Python
3 32 (40.51%) VMware
4 30 (37.97%) Windows
5 27 (34.18%) UNIX
5 27 (34.18%) TCP/IP
6 26 (32.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (32.91%) SaaS
7 25 (31.65%) CentOS
7 25 (31.65%) Firewall
7 25 (31.65%) Finance
8 24 (30.38%) Oracle
9 23 (29.11%) SQL
9 23 (29.11%) Bash Shell
9 23 (29.11%) Welsh Language
10 21 (26.58%) Java
11 19 (24.05%) Debian
11 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (22.78%) Red Hat
12 18 (22.78%) Korn
13 17 (21.52%) Apache
14 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
14 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
14 16 (20.25%) Wireshark
14 16 (20.25%) Jenkins
15 15 (18.99%) tcpdump
15 15 (18.99%) VLAN
15 15 (18.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (18.99%) HTTP
15 15 (18.99%) Nagios

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (21.52%) Apache
2 4 (5.06%) nginx
2 4 (5.06%) Confluence
2 4 (5.06%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.80%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) Tuxedo
4 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.91%) SaaS
2 6 (7.59%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.18%) TCP/IP
2 25 (31.65%) Firewall
3 16 (20.25%) Wireshark
4 15 (18.99%) tcpdump
4 15 (18.99%) VLAN
4 15 (18.99%) HTTP
5 12 (15.19%) SAN
6 5 (6.33%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (6.33%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.80%) DVB
7 3 (3.80%) DNS
7 3 (3.80%) DHCP
8 2 (2.53%) LDAP
8 2 (2.53%) LAN
8 2 (2.53%) WAN
9 1 (1.27%) SSL
9 1 (1.27%) Internet
9 1 (1.27%) SSH
9 1 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) MySQL
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) MongoDB
2 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database
2 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.80%) Big Data
6 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.27%) Riak
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.27%) OLAP
7 1 (1.27%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.46%) JUnit
3 11 (13.92%) Selenium
4 10 (12.66%) SoapUI
5 4 (5.06%) JIRA
5 4 (5.06%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 25 (31.65%) Finance
2 23 (29.11%) Welsh Language
3 4 (5.06%) Legal
3 4 (5.06%) Advertising
4 3 (3.80%) Multimedia
4 3 (3.80%) French Language
4 3 (3.80%) German Language
4 3 (3.80%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.80%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) Test Engineer
2 13 (16.46%) Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Administrator
3 10 (12.66%) Perl Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (11.39%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.86%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) UNIX Administrator
8 5 (6.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.33%) Programmer
8 5 (6.33%) Perl Programmer
9 4 (5.06%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.92%) RESTful
2 10 (12.66%) XML
3 9 (11.39%) JSON
3 9 (11.39%) jQuery
4 8 (10.13%) Mojolicious
5 7 (8.86%) OAuth
6 2 (2.53%) HTML
7 1 (1.27%) CSS
7 1 (1.27%) Web Services
7 1 (1.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.86%) DTV
3 6 (7.59%) Clustering
4 3 (3.80%) STB
4 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.27%) W3C
6 1 (1.27%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.27%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.27%) Statistics
6 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (68.35%) Linux
2 30 (37.97%) Windows
3 27 (34.18%) UNIX
4 25 (31.65%) CentOS
5 19 (24.05%) Debian
6 15 (18.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (13.92%) AIX
8 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.80%) Android
8 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.72%) Scrum
3 12 (15.19%) Incident Management
3 12 (15.19%) TDD
4 11 (13.92%) Product Management
5 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
5 10 (12.66%) ITIL
5 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
6 9 (11.39%) OO
6 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.39%) Test Automation
7 7 (8.86%) BDD
7 7 (8.86%) DevOps
8 6 (7.59%) Regression Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.06%) OOP
10 4 (5.06%) Software Testing
10 4 (5.06%) Test Management
10 4 (5.06%) Time Management
10 4 (5.06%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) Python
2 23 (29.11%) SQL
2 23 (29.11%) Bash Shell
3 21 (26.58%) Java
4 18 (22.78%) Korn
5 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
6 15 (18.99%) Ruby
7 13 (16.46%) Groovy
8 10 (12.66%) C
9 9 (11.39%) C++
10 8 (10.13%) Scala
11 6 (7.59%) PL/SQL
11 6 (7.59%) C#
12 3 (3.80%) PHP
12 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.80%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (32.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) Nmap
3 8 (10.13%) Xen
4 6 (7.59%) XenServer
5 3 (3.80%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.80%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.53%) KVM
6 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) Nagios
2 12 (15.19%) Nessus
3 11 (13.92%) Puppet
4 6 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.53%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.27%) YUM
6 1 (1.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (40.51%) VMware
2 24 (30.38%) Oracle
3 18 (22.78%) Red Hat
4 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
5 10 (12.66%) IBM
6 8 (10.13%) Cisco
7 6 (7.59%) Sybase
8 5 (6.33%) JBoss
9 4 (5.06%) Google
10 3 (3.80%) Coverity
10 3 (3.80%) Wind River
10 3 (3.80%) HP
10 3 (3.80%) Citrix
11 2 (2.53%) Perforce
12 1 (1.27%) Rackspace
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago