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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 37 56 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 60 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.88% 3.77% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.82% 8.43% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 17
Average salary £36,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £38,500 £50,500
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
611 498 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.72% 44.66% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 520 457 492
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +11 30 £37,500 +18.57% 1
Cardiff -16 19 £27,000 -27.02% 2
Newport -5 8 £35,000 +8.52% 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £26,000 -
Perl
Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 91 (74.59%) Linux
2 84 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (60.66%) Java
4 57 (46.72%) Bash Shell
5 56 (45.90%) Python
6 47 (38.52%) JavaScript
7 42 (34.43%) Scrum
8 39 (31.97%) Web Services
9 34 (27.87%) Test Automation
10 32 (26.23%) HTML
11 31 (25.41%) Client/Server
11 31 (25.41%) Korn
11 31 (25.41%) Test Management
12 29 (23.77%) Jenkins
13 28 (22.95%) TDD
14 27 (22.13%) TCP/IP
14 27 (22.13%) DTV
15 26 (21.31%) jQuery
15 26 (21.31%) MongoDB
16 25 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (18.85%) Cucumber
18 23 (18.85%) Product Management
19 22 (18.03%) Git (software)
20 21 (17.21%) Scala
20 21 (17.21%) Mojolicious
20 21 (17.21%) CentOS
20 21 (17.21%) Subversion
20 21 (17.21%) SQL
20 21 (17.21%) JUnit

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (15.57%) Confluence
2 9 (7.38%) Apache
3 8 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.10%) nginx
4 5 (4.10%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.10%) IIS
5 2 (1.64%) JBoss
5 2 (1.64%) Documentum
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MS Office
2 2 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (11.48%) PaaS
2 13 (10.66%) SaaS
3 5 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.64%) GitHub
6 2 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.82%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.13%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.66%) DVB
3 12 (9.84%) Firewall
3 12 (9.84%) SNMP
4 11 (9.02%) RTSP
4 11 (9.02%) IGMP
4 11 (9.02%) Multicast
4 11 (9.02%) Unicast
5 7 (5.74%) HTTP
6 5 (4.10%) VLAN
7 4 (3.28%) SSL
7 4 (3.28%) RFID
8 3 (2.46%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.82%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.82%) SSH
10 1 (0.82%) SAN
10 1 (0.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.31%) MongoDB
2 15 (12.30%) NoSQL
2 15 (12.30%) Big Data
3 14 (11.48%) Data Mining
4 8 (6.56%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.56%) VoltDB
5 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.10%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.28%) SQLite
7 3 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.64%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.64%) MySQL
8 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (23.77%) Jenkins
2 23 (18.85%) Cucumber
3 22 (18.03%) Git (software)
4 21 (17.21%) Subversion
4 21 (17.21%) JUnit
5 19 (15.57%) JIRA
6 13 (10.66%) TestLink
7 10 (8.20%) Selenium
8 8 (6.56%) Eclipse
8 8 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (3.28%) Ant
9 4 (3.28%) Xcode
9 4 (3.28%) FitNesse
10 3 (2.46%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.46%) Hudson
11 2 (1.64%) Gradle
11 2 (1.64%) Mockito
11 2 (1.64%) Maven
11 2 (1.64%) jMock
11 2 (1.64%) IntelliJ
General
1 19 (15.57%) Telecoms
2 15 (12.30%) Marketing
3 14 (11.48%) Advertising
4 7 (5.74%) Finance
5 5 (4.10%) Electronics
6 4 (3.28%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (22.13%) Developer
2 15 (12.30%) Analyst
2 15 (12.30%) Test Engineer
3 13 (10.66%) Web Developer
4 11 (9.02%) Team Leader
4 11 (9.02%) Test Team Leader
5 10 (8.20%) Software Tester
5 10 (8.20%) Test Analyst
5 10 (8.20%) Tester
5 10 (8.20%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Development Manager
7 7 (5.74%) Software Development Manager
7 7 (5.74%) Software Manager
7 7 (5.74%) Head of Development
8 6 (4.92%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Database Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.97%) Web Services
2 32 (26.23%) HTML
3 26 (21.31%) jQuery
4 21 (17.21%) Mojolicious
5 20 (16.39%) REST
6 14 (11.48%) RESTful
7 13 (10.66%) JSON
7 13 (10.66%) CSS
8 12 (9.84%) J2EE
9 7 (5.74%) Velocity
10 6 (4.92%) .NET
11 5 (4.10%) HTML5
12 4 (3.28%) Ajax
13 3 (2.46%) XML
13 3 (2.46%) PCRE
14 2 (1.64%) Hibernate
14 2 (1.64%) Spring
15 1 (0.82%) Middleware
15 1 (0.82%) LAMP
15 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.41%) Client/Server
2 27 (22.13%) DTV
3 25 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (15.57%) User Experience
5 13 (10.66%) Statistics
6 9 (7.38%) Digital Media
6 9 (7.38%) Public Cloud
7 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.28%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.82%) Clustering
9 1 (0.82%) Tandem
9 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 91 (74.59%) Linux
2 21 (17.21%) CentOS
3 15 (12.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.84%) UNIX
5 10 (8.20%) Windows
6 7 (5.74%) Android
6 7 (5.74%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.28%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.64%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.82%) SUSE
9 1 (0.82%) Debian
9 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (34.43%) Scrum
3 34 (27.87%) Test Automation
4 31 (25.41%) Test Management
5 28 (22.95%) TDD
6 24 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (18.85%) Product Management
8 19 (15.57%) BDD
9 18 (14.75%) Automation Testing
9 18 (14.75%) SDLC
9 18 (14.75%) API Testing
10 16 (13.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (12.30%) Web Development
11 15 (12.30%) Software Engineering
12 14 (11.48%) E-Commerce
12 14 (11.48%) Mobile Marketing
13 13 (10.66%) OO
14 11 (9.02%) Regression Testing
14 11 (9.02%) Software Testing
15 10 (8.20%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (60.66%) Java
2 57 (46.72%) Bash Shell
3 56 (45.90%) Python
4 47 (38.52%) JavaScript
5 31 (25.41%) Korn
6 21 (17.21%) SQL
6 21 (17.21%) Scala
7 20 (16.39%) Objective-C
8 17 (13.93%) C++
9 16 (13.11%) Ruby
10 13 (10.66%) PHP
11 12 (9.84%) C
12 10 (8.20%) Shell Script
13 8 (6.56%) C#
13 8 (6.56%) Go
14 4 (3.28%) Embedded C
14 4 (3.28%) Embedded C++
14 4 (3.28%) Groovy
15 3 (2.46%) Erlang
16 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (10.66%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) ISEB
2 1 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.93%) QA
2 5 (4.10%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.28%) Firmware
3 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) Puppet
2 2 (1.64%) Nagios
2 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.64%) Ansible
3 1 (0.82%) logstash
3 1 (0.82%) Graphite
3 1 (0.82%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.82%) yum
3 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (14.75%) Red Hat
2 17 (13.93%) Perforce
3 16 (13.11%) Oracle
4 7 (5.74%) VMware
5 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.64%) EMC
6 2 (1.64%) Remedy
7 1 (0.82%) SAP
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Tailored Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Tailored Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Tailored Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago