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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 3 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 27 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 32.93% 6.15% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.21% 6.90% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £30,875 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.45% -2.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £32,475 £32,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
56 58 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 68.29% 89.23% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 56 57 47
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £38,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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 +16 27 £37,500 +21.45%
Perl
South Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (65.91%) Java
4 28 (63.64%) Bash Shell
5 24 (54.55%) Python
6 19 (43.18%) Korn
6 19 (43.18%) Telecoms
6 19 (43.18%) Test Automation
7 18 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (40.91%) Client/Server
8 16 (36.36%) Web Services
8 16 (36.36%) Test Management
9 15 (34.09%) Cucumber
9 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
9 15 (34.09%) DTV
9 15 (34.09%) Perforce
9 15 (34.09%) Scrum
9 15 (34.09%) Marketing
10 14 (31.82%) Advertising
10 14 (31.82%) E-Commerce
10 14 (31.82%) Data Mining
10 14 (31.82%) Big Data
10 14 (31.82%) Mobile Marketing
10 14 (31.82%) PaaS
11 13 (29.55%) SQL
12 12 (27.27%) Degree
13 11 (25.00%) Objective-C
13 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (25.00%) Selenium
14 10 (22.73%) CentOS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 10 (22.73%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) DVB
2 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.18%) SNMP
3 8 (18.18%) IGMP
3 8 (18.18%) RTSP
3 8 (18.18%) Multicast
3 8 (18.18%) Unicast
4 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) Data Mining
1 14 (31.82%) Big Data
2 8 (18.18%) VoltDB
2 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Cucumber
1 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
2 11 (25.00%) Selenium
3 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 10 (22.73%) JUnit
3 10 (22.73%) Subversion
3 10 (22.73%) JIRA
3 10 (22.73%) TestLink
4 9 (20.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (9.09%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.27%) Xcode
General
1 19 (43.18%) Telecoms
2 15 (34.09%) Marketing
3 14 (31.82%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Analyst
1 11 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Test Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Test Team Leader
4 8 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Database Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Tester
6 4 (9.09%) Tester
7 3 (6.82%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) Web Services
2 10 (22.73%) REST
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Client/Server
1 18 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (34.09%) DTV
3 10 (22.73%) Statistics
3 10 (22.73%) Digital Media
3 10 (22.73%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) CentOS
2 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (13.64%) UNIX
4 1 (2.27%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) SUSE
4 1 (2.27%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) Test Automation
3 16 (36.36%) Test Management
4 15 (34.09%) Scrum
5 14 (31.82%) E-Commerce
5 14 (31.82%) Mobile Marketing
6 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (22.73%) Product Management
7 10 (22.73%) BDD
7 10 (22.73%) TDD
7 10 (22.73%) API Testing
8 8 (18.18%) SDLC
8 8 (18.18%) ETL
8 8 (18.18%) Software Testing
9 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
11 5 (11.36%) Automation Testing
11 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) Java
2 28 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 24 (54.55%) Python
4 19 (43.18%) Korn
5 13 (29.55%) SQL
6 11 (25.00%) Objective-C
7 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
7 8 (18.18%) C
8 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 6 (13.64%) PHP
8 6 (13.64%) Ruby
9 5 (11.36%) C++
9 5 (11.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Perforce
2 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft