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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 21 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Perl 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 9.47% 6.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
72 64 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 75.79% 100.00% 72.60%
Number of salaries quoted 72 63 53
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £44,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -1 9 £37,500 +22.95%
Perl
South Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Python
3 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) Bash Shell
4 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 10 (71.43%) CentOS
5 9 (64.29%) Scrum
6 8 (57.14%) C
6 8 (57.14%) C++
6 8 (57.14%) UNIX
6 8 (57.14%) HTTP
6 8 (57.14%) DTV
6 8 (57.14%) Regression Testing
6 8 (57.14%) Korn
6 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (50.00%) TDD
7 7 (50.00%) JIRA
7 7 (50.00%) Wireshark
7 7 (50.00%) BDD
7 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (42.86%) Windows
8 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
8 6 (42.86%) Advertising
8 6 (42.86%) Ruby
8 6 (42.86%) Marketing
8 6 (42.86%) Fiddler
8 6 (42.86%) Test Management
8 6 (42.86%) Product Management
8 6 (42.86%) Confluence

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (42.86%) Confluence
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) HTTP
3 7 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (21.43%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (21.43%) Kerberos
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) SSH
6 1 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) NAS
6 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
6 1 (7.14%) Network Security
6 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) SNMP
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Big Data
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.14%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) JIRA
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (42.86%) Fiddler
2 6 (42.86%) TestLink
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (42.86%) Advertising
1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) DTV
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) CentOS
3 8 (57.14%) UNIX
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.14%) SUSE
6 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) BDD
5 6 (42.86%) Product Management
5 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 6 (42.86%) Test Management
5 6 (42.86%) Bug Management
5 6 (42.86%) Mobile Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
7 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
7 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Time Management
8 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Python
2 11 (78.57%) Bash Shell
3 8 (57.14%) Korn
3 8 (57.14%) C
3 8 (57.14%) C++
4 6 (42.86%) Ruby
5 5 (35.71%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
9 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
9 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) RHCE
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Squid
1 3 (21.43%) Xen
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) EMC