The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 41 59 79
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +20
Permanent jobs citing Perl 71 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.11% 3.64% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.16% 7.83% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 19
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £38,100 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
636 626 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.79% 46.44% 57.18%
Number of salaries quoted 547 562 642
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Perl
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Perl Salary Trend in Wales

Perl
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Wales

Perl
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
South Wales +16 71 £37,000 +12.12% 4
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 90 (75.00%) Linux
2 72 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (55.00%) Java
4 57 (47.50%) Python
5 51 (42.50%) Bash Shell
6 47 (39.17%) JavaScript
7 37 (30.83%) Scrum
8 36 (30.00%) HTML
9 32 (26.67%) Korn
10 31 (25.83%) Client/Server
11 30 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 28 (23.33%) TDD
13 26 (21.67%) Jenkins
13 26 (21.67%) Web Services
14 25 (20.83%) CentOS
14 25 (20.83%) Test Automation
15 24 (20.00%) MongoDB
15 24 (20.00%) Test Management
15 24 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (20.00%) DTV
16 23 (19.17%) C++
16 23 (19.17%) SQL
16 23 (19.17%) jQuery
16 23 (19.17%) QA
16 23 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (17.50%) Cucumber
17 21 (17.50%) Product Management
17 21 (17.50%) JUnit
18 20 (16.67%) Red Hat
18 20 (16.67%) Scala

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 18 (15.00%) Confluence
2 12 (10.00%) Apache
3 8 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (5.83%) IIS
5 5 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.17%) nginx
6 2 (1.67%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.67%) Documentum
6 2 (1.67%) JBoss
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MS Office
2 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.17%) SaaS
2 13 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (9.17%) PaaS
4 6 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.67%) GitHub
7 1 (0.83%) Route 53
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (13.33%) Firewall
3 12 (10.00%) SNMP
4 11 (9.17%) DVB
4 11 (9.17%) IGMP
4 11 (9.17%) RTSP
4 11 (9.17%) Unicast
4 11 (9.17%) Multicast
5 10 (8.33%) HTTP
6 9 (7.50%) RFID
7 6 (5.00%) VLAN
7 6 (5.00%) SSL
8 5 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.67%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.67%) tcpdump
9 2 (1.67%) DNS
10 1 (0.83%) LDAP
10 1 (0.83%) SAN
10 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 14 (11.67%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.00%) Big Data
4 11 (9.17%) Data Mining
5 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.67%) VoltDB
6 5 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.33%) SQLite
7 4 (3.33%) MySQL
8 3 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.67%) SQLPlus
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (21.67%) Jenkins
2 21 (17.50%) Cucumber
2 21 (17.50%) JUnit
3 18 (15.00%) JIRA
4 14 (11.67%) Git (software)
5 13 (10.83%) Subversion
6 11 (9.17%) TestLink
7 8 (6.67%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.17%) Selenium
9 4 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (3.33%) Xcode
9 4 (3.33%) Ant
10 2 (1.67%) Maven
10 2 (1.67%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.67%) jMock
10 2 (1.67%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.67%) Mockito
10 2 (1.67%) Hudson
10 2 (1.67%) Gradle
10 2 (1.67%) IntelliJ
General
1 12 (10.00%) Marketing
1 12 (10.00%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Advertising
3 10 (8.33%) Electronics
3 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.50%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (21.67%) Developer
2 14 (11.67%) Test Engineer
3 12 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 11 (9.17%) Development Manager
4 11 (9.17%) Test Team Leader
4 11 (9.17%) Software Development Manager
4 11 (9.17%) Team Leader
4 11 (9.17%) Software Manager
5 10 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 10 (8.33%) Analyst
6 7 (5.83%) Tester
6 7 (5.83%) Head of Development
7 6 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) Software Tester
8 5 (4.17%) Database Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (30.00%) HTML
2 26 (21.67%) Web Services
3 23 (19.17%) jQuery
4 20 (16.67%) Mojolicious
5 18 (15.00%) CSS
6 14 (11.67%) RESTful
7 13 (10.83%) .NET
7 13 (10.83%) REST
8 12 (10.00%) JSON
9 10 (8.33%) J2EE
10 9 (7.50%) Ajax
11 6 (5.00%) Velocity
12 5 (4.17%) XML
12 5 (4.17%) HTML5
12 5 (4.17%) PCRE
13 2 (1.67%) Spring
13 2 (1.67%) Hibernate
14 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
14 1 (0.83%) Middleware
14 1 (0.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.83%) Client/Server
2 24 (20.00%) DTV
3 23 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (15.83%) User Experience
5 11 (9.17%) Statistics
6 10 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 9 (7.50%) Web 2.0
8 8 (6.67%) Public Cloud
9 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.67%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.83%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 90 (75.00%) Linux
2 25 (20.83%) CentOS
3 17 (14.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (13.33%) Windows
5 10 (8.33%) UNIX
6 9 (7.50%) Mac OS
7 8 (6.67%) Android
7 8 (6.67%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.50%) Debian
8 3 (2.50%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.67%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.83%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (30.83%) Scrum
3 28 (23.33%) TDD
4 25 (20.83%) Test Automation
5 24 (20.00%) Test Management
5 24 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (17.50%) Product Management
7 19 (15.83%) BDD
8 18 (15.00%) Automation Testing
9 17 (14.17%) OO
9 17 (14.17%) SDLC
10 15 (12.50%) Web Development
11 14 (11.67%) Software Engineering
11 14 (11.67%) Regression Testing
12 11 (9.17%) E-Commerce
12 11 (9.17%) Bug Management
12 11 (9.17%) Mobile Marketing
12 11 (9.17%) Software Testing
12 11 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (7.50%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (55.00%) Java
2 57 (47.50%) Python
3 51 (42.50%) Bash Shell
4 47 (39.17%) JavaScript
5 32 (26.67%) Korn
6 23 (19.17%) C++
6 23 (19.17%) SQL
7 20 (16.67%) Scala
8 19 (15.83%) Objective-C
9 17 (14.17%) Ruby
9 17 (14.17%) C
10 14 (11.67%) C#
11 13 (10.83%) PHP
12 10 (8.33%) Shell Script
13 9 (7.50%) Embedded C
13 9 (7.50%) Embedded C++
14 8 (6.67%) Go
15 4 (3.33%) PowerShell
16 3 (2.50%) Erlang
16 3 (2.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (9.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) ISEB
3 2 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.83%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.17%) QA
2 7 (5.83%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.50%) Firmware
1 9 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.67%) iptables
4 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) XenServer
4 1 (0.83%) Xen
4 1 (0.83%) Squid
4 1 (0.83%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) Puppet
1 6 (5.00%) Nagios
2 5 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.50%) Zenoss
4 2 (1.67%) Ansible
4 2 (1.67%) Nessus
4 2 (1.67%) Nmap
5 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.83%) yum
5 1 (0.83%) Graphite
5 1 (0.83%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 14 (11.67%) Oracle
3 13 (10.83%) Perforce
4 10 (8.33%) VMware
5 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.67%) Remedy
6 2 (1.67%) EMC
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) Google
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