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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 19 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 12.16% - 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.52% - 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £34,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
62 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 83.78% 98.08% 78.43%
Number of salaries quoted 57 50 39
Average salary £35,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,800 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram 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 25 November 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
Cwmbran - 9 £34,000 -
Perl
South Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
3 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
4 8 (72.73%) HTTP
4 8 (72.73%) UNIX
4 8 (72.73%) C
4 8 (72.73%) Scrum
4 8 (72.73%) CentOS
4 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
5 7 (63.64%) JIRA
5 7 (63.64%) Wireshark
5 7 (63.64%) C++
6 6 (54.55%) Windows
6 6 (54.55%) DTV
6 6 (54.55%) Fiddler
6 6 (54.55%) Ruby
6 6 (54.55%) Korn
6 6 (54.55%) Regression Testing
6 6 (54.55%) TDD
6 6 (54.55%) Confluence
6 6 (54.55%) Product Management
6 6 (54.55%) Test Management
6 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (54.55%) BDD
6 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
6 6 (54.55%) Bug Management
6 6 (54.55%) TestLink
7 5 (45.45%) Big Data

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) Confluence
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) HTTP
3 7 (63.64%) Wireshark
4 2 (18.18%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) Kerberos
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) SNMP
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) SSH
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) NAS
5 1 (9.09%) tcpdump
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
2 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (9.09%) Informix
5 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 6 (54.55%) Fiddler
2 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) TestLink
3 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (45.45%) Advertising
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Test Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Test Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) DTV
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 8 (72.73%) CentOS
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Regression Testing
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Test Management
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (54.55%) Product Management
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 6 (54.55%) Bug Management
4 5 (45.45%) Mobile Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Network Management
6 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) C
2 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
3 7 (63.64%) C++
4 6 (54.55%) Ruby
4 6 (54.55%) Korn
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Squid
1 2 (18.18%) Xen
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) NFS
2 1 (9.09%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) EMC