The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 14 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Perl 18 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 15.00% 7.14% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.50% 8.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 0
Average salary £45,500 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
South 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 Torfaen region.

Programming Languages Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 66.67% 88.10% 90.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68 37 48
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Perl
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Torfaen region.

Perl Salary Trend in Torfaen

Perl
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Cwmbran +1 18 £45,500 +42.18%
Perl
South Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Korn
3 17 (65.38%) Client/Server
4 16 (61.54%) Java
4 16 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) Test Management
7 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (42.31%) CentOS
7 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
7 11 (42.31%) DTV
8 10 (38.46%) Objective-C
9 9 (34.62%) TDD
9 9 (34.62%) Scrum
9 9 (34.62%) JUnit
9 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
9 9 (34.62%) Cucumber
9 9 (34.62%) BDD
9 9 (34.62%) User Experience
10 8 (30.77%) Unicast
10 8 (30.77%) TestLink
10 8 (30.77%) Multicast
10 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
10 8 (30.77%) Product Management
10 8 (30.77%) Confluence
10 8 (30.77%) Python
10 8 (30.77%) DVB

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 8 (30.77%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (30.77%) DVB
2 8 (30.77%) IGMP
2 8 (30.77%) RTSP
2 8 (30.77%) Multicast
2 8 (30.77%) Unicast
2 8 (30.77%) SNMP
3 4 (15.38%) HTTP
4 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Data Mining
1 7 (26.92%) Big Data
2 5 (19.23%) VoltDB
2 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) JUnit
1 9 (34.62%) Cucumber
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 8 (30.77%) TestLink
2 8 (30.77%) JIRA
3 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 4 (15.38%) Xcode
General
1 7 (26.92%) Advertising
1 7 (26.92%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Test Team Leader
1 8 (30.77%) Team Leader
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Development Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Database Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Client/Server
2 16 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (42.31%) DTV
4 9 (34.62%) User Experience
5 8 (30.77%) Statistics
6 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) CentOS
2 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Test Management
3 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (34.62%) TDD
4 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 9 (34.62%) BDD
5 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 8 (30.77%) Product Management
5 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Mobile Marketing
6 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
6 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
7 5 (19.23%) ETL
8 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 4 (15.38%) Bug Management
9 3 (11.54%) Cyber Security
9 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
11 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Korn
2 16 (61.54%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 10 (38.46%) Objective-C
5 8 (30.77%) Python
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
7 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 5 (19.23%) C
8 3 (11.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) ISEB
3 2 (7.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Squid
1 2 (7.69%) Xen
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
2 8 (30.77%) Perforce
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) VMware