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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 54 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Perl 43 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.67% 1.32% 2.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.75% 2.93% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 25
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% +17.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,375 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +4.74%
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
637 375 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.31% 44.91% 57.26%
Number of salaries quoted 558 325 467
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Cardiff +5 26 £36,250 +16.00% 5
Torfaen -5 11 £37,500 +25.00%
Bridgend +5 2 £27,500 -
Newport - 1 £34,000 -
Perl
Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 36 (54.55%) Linux
1 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (50.00%) Python
3 30 (45.45%) Java
4 26 (39.39%) Scrum
5 25 (37.88%) Bash Shell
6 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 24 (36.36%) HTML
7 21 (31.82%) TCP/IP
7 21 (31.82%) CentOS
8 20 (30.30%) Red Hat
9 18 (27.27%) Korn
10 17 (25.76%) TDD
11 15 (22.73%) jQuery
11 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (22.73%) MongoDB
11 15 (22.73%) Scala
11 15 (22.73%) Mojolicious
12 14 (21.21%) Regression Testing
12 14 (21.21%) HTTP
13 13 (19.70%) Client/Server
13 13 (19.70%) SQL
13 13 (19.70%) Jenkins
13 13 (19.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (19.70%) Web Development
14 12 (18.18%) JIRA
14 12 (18.18%) Test Management
14 12 (18.18%) SaaS
14 12 (18.18%) BDD
14 12 (18.18%) Firewall

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 11 (16.67%) Confluence
2 10 (15.15%) Apache
3 5 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.55%) IIS
4 3 (4.55%) JBoss
5 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.03%) Documentum
5 2 (3.03%) nginx
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.52%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) SaaS
2 5 (7.58%) PaaS
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.82%) TCP/IP
2 14 (21.21%) HTTP
3 12 (18.18%) Firewall
4 8 (12.12%) Wireshark
5 5 (7.58%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (7.58%) SNMP
5 5 (7.58%) SSL
6 4 (6.06%) DNS
6 4 (6.06%) DVB
6 4 (6.06%) IGMP
6 4 (6.06%) RTSP
6 4 (6.06%) VLAN
6 4 (6.06%) tcpdump
6 4 (6.06%) Multicast
7 3 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (4.55%) Kerberos
8 2 (3.03%) VPN
8 2 (3.03%) LAN
8 2 (3.03%) WAN
8 2 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) MongoDB
2 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.61%) MySQL
3 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
4 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 6 (9.09%) Big Data
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.03%) SQLPlus
5 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.03%) SQLite
6 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.52%) Informix
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Jenkins
2 12 (18.18%) JIRA
3 9 (13.64%) JUnit
3 9 (13.64%) Cucumber
4 8 (12.12%) TestLink
5 6 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 4 (6.06%) Xcode
7 3 (4.55%) Fiddler
8 2 (3.03%) Ant
9 1 (1.52%) JMeter
9 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.52%) Selenium
9 1 (1.52%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Welsh Language
3 5 (7.58%) Advertising
3 5 (7.58%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Developer
2 9 (13.64%) Software Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Web Developer
3 7 (10.61%) Head of Development
4 6 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (7.58%) Technical Leader
5 5 (7.58%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.06%) Test Team Leader
6 4 (6.06%) Development Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) HTML
2 15 (22.73%) jQuery
2 15 (22.73%) Mojolicious
3 8 (12.12%) J2EE
4 7 (10.61%) XML
4 7 (10.61%) RESTful
4 7 (10.61%) JSON
5 6 (9.09%) Velocity
5 6 (9.09%) HTML5
5 6 (9.09%) Web Services
6 4 (6.06%) CSS
6 4 (6.06%) .NET
7 1 (1.52%) DOM
7 1 (1.52%) LAMP
7 1 (1.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Client/Server
2 11 (16.67%) DTV
3 10 (15.15%) User Experience
4 9 (13.64%) Statistics
5 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (7.58%) Visualisation
7 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
7 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.03%) Open Source
8 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.52%) Clustering
9 1 (1.52%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) Linux
2 21 (31.82%) CentOS
3 13 (19.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (15.15%) UNIX
5 8 (12.12%) Windows
6 4 (6.06%) Debian
6 4 (6.06%) Android
6 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (39.39%) Scrum
3 17 (25.76%) TDD
4 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (21.21%) Regression Testing
6 13 (19.70%) Web Development
7 12 (18.18%) OO
7 12 (18.18%) Test Management
7 12 (18.18%) BDD
8 11 (16.67%) Product Management
8 11 (16.67%) Bug Management
9 10 (15.15%) OOP
10 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
10 9 (13.64%) DevOps
11 7 (10.61%) Cyber Security
12 5 (7.58%) Mobile Marketing
12 5 (7.58%) Test Strategy
12 5 (7.58%) Software Testing
12 5 (7.58%) OWASP
12 5 (7.58%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) Python
2 30 (45.45%) Java
3 25 (37.88%) Bash Shell
4 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 18 (27.27%) Korn
6 15 (22.73%) Scala
7 13 (19.70%) SQL
8 10 (15.15%) C++
8 10 (15.15%) PHP
9 8 (12.12%) Objective-C
9 8 (12.12%) Ruby
10 5 (7.58%) C
10 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
11 3 (4.55%) Golang
12 2 (3.03%) C#
12 2 (3.03%) Groovy
13 1 (1.52%) Erlang
13 1 (1.52%) VB
13 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.52%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) ISEB
1 5 (7.58%) VCP4
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) RHCE
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) QA
2 7 (10.61%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) Nmap
2 3 (4.55%) Squid
2 3 (4.55%) Xen
3 1 (1.52%) XenServer
3 1 (1.52%) KVM
3 1 (1.52%) NFS
3 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) Firmware
3 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.52%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Nagios
2 6 (9.09%) Puppet
3 5 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.55%) Nessus
4 3 (4.55%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.52%) yum
5 1 (1.52%) OpenView
5 1 (1.52%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.52%) OPNET
5 1 (1.52%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Red Hat
2 11 (16.67%) Oracle
3 10 (15.15%) VMware
4 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.58%) Perforce
6 3 (4.55%) IBM
6 3 (4.55%) EMC
7 2 (3.03%) Remedy
8 1 (1.52%) Citrix
8 1 (1.52%) Juniper
8 1 (1.52%) BMC
8 1 (1.52%) CA
8 1 (1.52%) Compuware
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco
8 1 (1.52%) Google
8 1 (1.52%) NetScout
8 1 (1.52%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.52%) F5
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