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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank - 20 15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 9.68% 9.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 13.04% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
48 92 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 51.06% 74.19% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 37 68 50
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £48,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Clustering
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (37.50%) Neo4j
4 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (37.50%) DTV
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) IPTV

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) DTV
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (25.00%) IPTV
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) API Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Groovy
3 2 (25.00%) Korn
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Perforce