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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 59 57 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Perl 41 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.27% 3.03% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.21% 6.23% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 39 31 14
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
660 530 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.63% 48.62% 51.73%
Number of salaries quoted 567 487 535
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Torfaen +13 18 £35,000 +2.94%
Cardiff -21 15 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Newport -8 8 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Perl
Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 95 (85.59%) Linux
2 80 (72.07%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (66.67%) Java
4 67 (60.36%) Python
5 62 (55.86%) Bash Shell
6 49 (44.14%) Web Services
7 46 (41.44%) JavaScript
8 34 (30.63%) Scrum
9 32 (28.83%) DTV
10 31 (27.93%) REST
10 31 (27.93%) Subversion
10 31 (27.93%) Git (software)
11 30 (27.03%) Test Automation
11 30 (27.03%) Test Management
11 30 (27.03%) Jenkins
12 28 (25.23%) Telecoms
13 27 (24.32%) API Testing
14 25 (22.52%) Automation Testing
15 24 (21.62%) TDD
15 24 (21.62%) Continuous Delivery
16 23 (20.72%) Korn
17 22 (19.82%) Cucumber
17 22 (19.82%) Client/Server
18 21 (18.92%) HTML
19 20 (18.02%) TCP/IP
20 19 (17.12%) SQL
20 19 (17.12%) MongoDB
21 18 (16.22%) Digital Media
21 18 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (16.22%) UNIX

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (12.61%) Confluence
2 9 (8.11%) Apache
3 7 (6.31%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.60%) IIS
6 3 (2.70%) nginx
7 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.61%) PaaS
2 13 (11.71%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.21%) SaaS
4 5 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.90%) Route 53
7 1 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.02%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.11%) DVB
2 9 (8.11%) Firewall
3 8 (7.21%) SNMP
4 7 (6.31%) IGMP
4 7 (6.31%) RTSP
4 7 (6.31%) Multicast
4 7 (6.31%) Unicast
5 6 (5.41%) VLAN
6 4 (3.60%) RFID
7 3 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.80%) SAN
8 2 (1.80%) LAN
9 1 (0.90%) VoIP
9 1 (0.90%) WAN
9 1 (0.90%) SSL
9 1 (0.90%) SSH
9 1 (0.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) MongoDB
2 14 (12.61%) Data Mining
2 14 (12.61%) Big Data
3 9 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.21%) VoltDB
5 4 (3.60%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.80%) SQLite
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 31 (27.93%) Subversion
1 31 (27.93%) Git (software)
2 30 (27.03%) Jenkins
3 22 (19.82%) Cucumber
4 16 (14.41%) JUnit
5 14 (12.61%) JIRA
6 12 (10.81%) Selenium
7 10 (9.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (8.11%) TestLink
9 6 (5.41%) Ant
9 6 (5.41%) Gradle
9 6 (5.41%) Eclipse
9 6 (5.41%) IntelliJ
9 6 (5.41%) Maven
10 4 (3.60%) FitNesse
10 4 (3.60%) Hudson
10 4 (3.60%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.80%) Mockito
11 2 (1.80%) jMock
General
1 28 (25.23%) Telecoms
2 15 (13.51%) Marketing
3 14 (12.61%) Advertising
4 5 (4.50%) Electronics
5 3 (2.70%) Finance
6 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.90%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 23 (20.72%) Test Engineer
2 22 (19.82%) Developer
2 22 (19.82%) Analyst
3 14 (12.61%) Test Analyst
3 14 (12.61%) Automation Engineer
3 14 (12.61%) Test Automation Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Tester
4 10 (9.01%) Web Developer
4 10 (9.01%) Software Tester
5 8 (7.21%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Test Team Leader
6 7 (6.31%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.31%) Web Support Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Web Analyst
7 6 (5.41%) Systems Support
7 6 (5.41%) Systems Support Analyst
7 6 (5.41%) Development Manager
7 6 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (44.14%) Web Services
2 31 (27.93%) REST
3 21 (18.92%) HTML
4 16 (14.41%) jQuery
5 15 (13.51%) CSS
6 14 (12.61%) RESTful
7 12 (10.81%) Mojolicious
8 11 (9.91%) JSON
9 8 (7.21%) J2EE
10 6 (5.41%) Hibernate
10 6 (5.41%) Spring
11 5 (4.50%) .NET
12 4 (3.60%) Ajax
13 3 (2.70%) Velocity
14 2 (1.80%) Spring Security
14 2 (1.80%) Ext JS
15 1 (0.90%) Middleware
15 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (28.83%) DTV
2 22 (19.82%) Client/Server
3 18 (16.22%) Digital Media
4 17 (15.32%) User Experience
4 17 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.11%) Statistics
6 8 (7.21%) Public Cloud
7 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.60%) Web 2.0
9 2 (1.80%) IPTV
9 2 (1.80%) Clustering
10 1 (0.90%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 95 (85.59%) Linux
2 18 (16.22%) UNIX
3 13 (11.71%) CentOS
4 11 (9.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (9.01%) Windows
6 5 (4.50%) Android
6 5 (4.50%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.60%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.80%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (72.07%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.63%) Scrum
3 30 (27.03%) Test Management
3 30 (27.03%) Test Automation
4 27 (24.32%) API Testing
5 25 (22.52%) Automation Testing
6 24 (21.62%) Continuous Delivery
6 24 (21.62%) TDD
7 18 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (14.41%) Product Management
9 15 (13.51%) SDLC
10 14 (12.61%) BDD
10 14 (12.61%) Mobile Marketing
10 14 (12.61%) E-Commerce
11 11 (9.91%) OO
12 9 (8.11%) Automated Testing
13 8 (7.21%) ETL
14 7 (6.31%) Regression Testing
14 7 (6.31%) Software Engineering
14 7 (6.31%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (66.67%) Java
2 67 (60.36%) Python
3 62 (55.86%) Bash Shell
4 46 (41.44%) JavaScript
5 23 (20.72%) Korn
6 19 (17.12%) SQL
7 16 (14.41%) C++
7 16 (14.41%) Ruby
8 14 (12.61%) Objective-C
9 12 (10.81%) C
10 11 (9.91%) Scala
11 10 (9.01%) Shell Script
12 9 (8.11%) C#
13 8 (7.21%) PHP
14 6 (5.41%) Groovy
15 4 (3.60%) Embedded C
15 4 (3.60%) Embedded C++
16 3 (2.70%) Erlang
17 2 (1.80%) Go
18 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) ISEB
2 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.60%) Firmware
4 2 (1.80%) Docker
5 1 (0.90%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Nagios
2 1 (0.90%) OPNET
2 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.90%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.90%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.90%) Ansible
2 1 (0.90%) logstash
2 1 (0.90%) Graphite
2 1 (0.90%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (13.51%) Perforce
2 11 (9.91%) Red Hat
3 10 (9.01%) Oracle
4 7 (6.31%) VMware
5 2 (1.80%) Cisco
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.90%) Compuware
6 1 (0.90%) HP
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix
6 1 (0.90%) Juniper
6 1 (0.90%) BMC
6 1 (0.90%) CA
6 1 (0.90%) NetScout
6 1 (0.90%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.90%) F5
6 1 (0.90%) NetQoS
6 1 (0.90%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (0.90%) SAP
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