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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 66 84 73
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing Perl 27 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.40% 1.20% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.52% 1.98% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 11
Average salary £35,750 £30,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.21% +17.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
597 658 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 53.07% 60.59% 58.43%
Number of salaries quoted 548 600 484
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +1 10 £31,664 +15.14% 5
Torfaen -1 9 £37,500 +22.95%
Newport +12 5 £35,750 -17.81%
Perl
Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 43 (76.79%) Python
2 41 (73.21%) Linux
3 27 (48.21%) CentOS
4 25 (44.64%) TCP/IP
4 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (42.86%) Bash Shell
6 22 (39.29%) SaaS
7 21 (37.50%) UNIX
7 21 (37.50%) Finance
7 21 (37.50%) VMware
7 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (35.71%) Welsh Language
9 18 (32.14%) Wireshark
10 17 (30.36%) Windows
11 16 (28.57%) HTTP
11 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
11 16 (28.57%) Firewall
11 16 (28.57%) Scrum
12 15 (26.79%) Java
13 14 (25.00%) TDD
13 14 (25.00%) Ruby
13 14 (25.00%) Korn
13 14 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (25.00%) Jenkins
14 13 (23.21%) SQL
15 12 (21.43%) C++
15 12 (21.43%) Nagios
15 12 (21.43%) Regression Testing
15 12 (21.43%) VLAN
16 11 (19.64%) JavaScript

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (17.86%) Confluence
2 9 (16.07%) Apache
3 3 (5.36%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.79%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (39.29%) SaaS
2 5 (8.93%) PaaS
2 5 (8.93%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (44.64%) TCP/IP
2 18 (32.14%) Wireshark
3 16 (28.57%) HTTP
3 16 (28.57%) Firewall
4 12 (21.43%) VLAN
5 11 (19.64%) tcpdump
6 5 (8.93%) DNS
7 3 (5.36%) SSL
7 3 (5.36%) Kerberos
7 3 (5.36%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (5.36%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (3.57%) SSH
8 2 (3.57%) VPN
8 2 (3.57%) LAN
8 2 (3.57%) WAN
8 2 (3.57%) Internet
9 1 (1.79%) LDAP
9 1 (1.79%) SAN
9 1 (1.79%) VPLS
9 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) MySQL
2 8 (14.29%) Big Data
3 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.79%) Riak
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.79%) Informix
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (19.64%) JIRA
3 8 (14.29%) TestLink
4 7 (12.50%) Fiddler
5 6 (10.71%) JUnit
6 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.36%) Selenium
8 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.57%) Spock
9 1 (1.79%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.79%) JMeter
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 20 (35.71%) Welsh Language
3 6 (10.71%) Advertising
3 6 (10.71%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) French Language
4 1 (1.79%) German Language
4 1 (1.79%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Test Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Administrator
2 11 (19.64%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (17.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
5 7 (12.50%) Developer
5 7 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.71%) C Software Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Leader
8 4 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) HTML
2 6 (10.71%) XML
3 4 (7.14%) JSON
3 4 (7.14%) Web Services
4 3 (5.36%) Mojolicious
4 3 (5.36%) jQuery
4 3 (5.36%) RESTful
5 2 (3.57%) HTML5
5 2 (3.57%) .NET
5 2 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (1.79%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) DTV
2 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.93%) Visualisation
3 5 (8.93%) User Experience
3 5 (8.93%) Statistics
4 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (73.21%) Linux
2 27 (48.21%) CentOS
3 21 (37.50%) UNIX
4 17 (30.36%) Windows
5 10 (17.86%) Debian
6 9 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.36%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.57%) Android
8 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) Scrum
3 14 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (25.00%) TDD
4 12 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 11 (19.64%) Product Management
5 11 (19.64%) BDD
6 10 (17.86%) Bug Management
6 10 (17.86%) Incident Management
7 9 (16.07%) OO
8 8 (14.29%) OOP
8 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 8 (14.29%) Test Management
8 8 (14.29%) DevOps
9 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.71%) Mobile Marketing
10 5 (8.93%) Time Management
10 5 (8.93%) ITIL
11 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
11 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) Python
2 24 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 15 (26.79%) Java
4 14 (25.00%) Ruby
4 14 (25.00%) Korn
5 13 (23.21%) SQL
6 12 (21.43%) C++
7 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
8 10 (17.86%) C
9 8 (14.29%) PHP
10 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (7.14%) Groovy
11 4 (7.14%) C#
12 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
12 3 (5.36%) Erlang
12 3 (5.36%) Scala
13 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) ISEB
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.57%) RHCE
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.07%) Nmap
3 5 (8.93%) Xen
4 4 (7.14%) XenServer
5 3 (5.36%) KVM
5 3 (5.36%) Squid
6 1 (1.79%) NFS
6 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.79%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Nagios
2 9 (16.07%) Nessus
2 9 (16.07%) Puppet
3 7 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.57%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.79%) OpenView
5 1 (1.79%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.79%) Ansible
5 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.79%) OPNET
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) VMware
2 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.93%) Google
5 4 (7.14%) Cisco
6 3 (5.36%) IBM
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle
7 2 (3.57%) Perforce
8 1 (1.79%) NetScout
8 1 (1.79%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.79%) F5
8 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.79%) NetQoS
8 1 (1.79%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (1.79%) Compuware
8 1 (1.79%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) EMC
8 1 (1.79%) Citrix
8 1 (1.79%) Juniper
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Online Resourcing
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 23 days ago