The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 52 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 41 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.59% 1.51% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.51% 2.92% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 23
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £56,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
546 582 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.77% 51.83% 51.74%
Number of salaries quoted 502 529 395
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
Wales

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 1 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 1 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 +10 29 £35,000 -16.16% 7
Newport +7 7 £32,000 -1.53%
Torfaen +1 4 £30,875 -2.75%
Perl
Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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 45 (65.22%) Linux
2 39 (56.52%) Python
3 29 (42.03%) VMware
4 24 (34.78%) Oracle
5 23 (33.33%) UNIX
5 23 (33.33%) Windows
5 23 (33.33%) Firewall
5 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (31.88%) SaaS
6 22 (31.88%) TCP/IP
7 20 (28.99%) SQL
7 20 (28.99%) Finance
8 19 (27.54%) Debian
8 19 (27.54%) Java
8 19 (27.54%) CentOS
8 19 (27.54%) Welsh Language
9 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
9 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (23.19%) Apache
11 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
11 15 (21.74%) Nagios
11 15 (21.74%) Korn
11 15 (21.74%) tcpdump
12 14 (20.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (20.29%) VLAN
12 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
13 13 (18.84%) MySQL
13 13 (18.84%) JUnit
13 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
13 13 (18.84%) Wireshark

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 16 (23.19%) Apache
2 3 (4.35%) IIS
2 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.35%) nginx
2 3 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.45%) Tuxedo
3 1 (1.45%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (31.88%) SaaS
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.33%) Firewall
2 22 (31.88%) TCP/IP
3 15 (21.74%) tcpdump
4 14 (20.29%) VLAN
5 13 (18.84%) Wireshark
6 12 (17.39%) SAN
7 10 (14.49%) HTTP
8 5 (7.25%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (7.25%) iSCSI
9 3 (4.35%) DVB
9 3 (4.35%) DHCP
9 3 (4.35%) DNS
10 2 (2.90%) LAN
10 2 (2.90%) WAN
11 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) MySQL
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.45%) OLAP
7 1 (1.45%) OLTP
7 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.45%) Big Data
7 1 (1.45%) Riak
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) JUnit
1 13 (18.84%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.94%) Selenium
3 10 (14.49%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.45%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 19 (27.54%) Welsh Language
3 4 (5.80%) Legal
4 3 (4.35%) Advertising
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.35%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.35%) French Language
4 3 (4.35%) German Language
4 3 (4.35%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Test Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Perl Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Administrator
5 8 (11.59%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (11.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (11.59%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (11.59%) Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) UNIX Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Perl Programmer
7 5 (7.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Programmer
8 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) RESTful
2 9 (13.04%) JSON
2 9 (13.04%) jQuery
3 8 (11.59%) Mojolicious
3 8 (11.59%) XML
4 7 (10.14%) OAuth
5 1 (1.45%) Web Services
5 1 (1.45%) HTML
5 1 (1.45%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.70%) Clustering
3 4 (5.80%) DTV
4 3 (4.35%) STB
4 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.45%) Statistics
6 1 (1.45%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.45%) W3C
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (65.22%) Linux
2 23 (33.33%) UNIX
2 23 (33.33%) Windows
3 19 (27.54%) Debian
3 19 (27.54%) CentOS
4 14 (20.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (15.94%) AIX
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.94%) Incident Management
3 10 (14.49%) Scrum
4 9 (13.04%) ITIL
4 9 (13.04%) OO
4 9 (13.04%) TDD
5 8 (11.59%) Test Automation
5 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.14%) Product Management
7 6 (8.70%) DevOps
8 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.80%) BDD
9 4 (5.80%) OOP
9 4 (5.80%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Network Design
10 3 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
10 3 (4.35%) Static Code Analysis
10 3 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (56.52%) Python
2 20 (28.99%) SQL
3 19 (27.54%) Java
4 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
5 15 (21.74%) Korn
6 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
7 13 (18.84%) Groovy
8 8 (11.59%) Scala
8 8 (11.59%) Ruby
9 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL
9 6 (8.70%) C
10 5 (7.25%) C++
11 4 (5.80%) C#
12 2 (2.90%) Erlang
13 1 (1.45%) PHP
13 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
1 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (17.39%) Nmap
3 8 (11.59%) Xen
4 4 (5.80%) XenServer
5 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) Nagios
2 12 (17.39%) Nessus
3 8 (11.59%) Puppet
4 3 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.90%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.45%) YUM
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) VMware
2 24 (34.78%) Oracle
3 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
4 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
5 10 (14.49%) IBM
6 7 (10.14%) Cisco
7 6 (8.70%) Sybase
8 5 (7.25%) JBoss
9 3 (4.35%) HP
9 3 (4.35%) Citrix
9 3 (4.35%) Coverity
9 3 (4.35%) Wind River
10 2 (2.90%) Perforce
11 1 (1.45%) Google
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