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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 65 72 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Perl 41 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.95% 2.41% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.53% 4.87% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 20
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
742 637 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 53.34% 49.57% 54.70%
Number of salaries quoted 630 559 648
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,650 £42,000 £42,500
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +2 39 £35,000 +1.44% 6
North Wales - 2 £25,000 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 99 (86.09%) Linux
2 82 (71.30%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (67.83%) Java
4 69 (60.00%) Python
5 64 (55.65%) Bash Shell
6 49 (42.61%) Web Services
7 47 (40.87%) JavaScript
8 35 (30.43%) Scrum
9 34 (29.57%) Git (software)
9 34 (29.57%) Subversion
10 32 (27.83%) REST
10 32 (27.83%) Jenkins
10 32 (27.83%) DTV
11 31 (26.96%) Test Automation
12 30 (26.09%) Test Management
13 28 (24.35%) Telecoms
14 27 (23.48%) API Testing
15 25 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
15 25 (21.74%) TDD
16 24 (20.87%) Automation Testing
17 23 (20.00%) Cucumber
17 23 (20.00%) Korn
18 22 (19.13%) Client/Server
19 21 (18.26%) TCP/IP
19 21 (18.26%) HTML
20 20 (17.39%) SQL
20 20 (17.39%) UNIX
20 20 (17.39%) MongoDB
21 19 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
22 18 (15.65%) Digital Media

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 14 (12.17%) Confluence
2 11 (9.57%) Apache
3 7 (6.09%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.09%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.48%) IIS
5 3 (2.61%) nginx
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.17%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (12.17%) PaaS
2 8 (6.96%) SaaS
3 6 (5.22%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.87%) Route 53
6 1 (0.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.26%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.70%) Firewall
3 9 (7.83%) DVB
4 8 (6.96%) SNMP
5 7 (6.09%) IGMP
5 7 (6.09%) RTSP
5 7 (6.09%) Multicast
5 7 (6.09%) Unicast
6 6 (5.22%) VLAN
7 3 (2.61%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.61%) RFID
7 3 (2.61%) SAN
8 2 (1.74%) LAN
9 1 (0.87%) VoIP
9 1 (0.87%) WAN
9 1 (0.87%) HTTP
9 1 (0.87%) SSL
9 1 (0.87%) SSH
9 1 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 14 (12.17%) Data Mining
2 14 (12.17%) Big Data
3 9 (7.83%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.96%) VoltDB
5 5 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.74%) SQLite
7 2 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 34 (29.57%) Subversion
1 34 (29.57%) Git (software)
2 32 (27.83%) Jenkins
3 23 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 16 (13.91%) JUnit
4 16 (13.91%) JIRA
5 12 (10.43%) Selenium
6 10 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (7.83%) TestLink
8 7 (6.09%) Ant
8 7 (6.09%) Gradle
8 7 (6.09%) Eclipse
8 7 (6.09%) IntelliJ
8 7 (6.09%) Maven
9 5 (4.35%) Hudson
9 5 (4.35%) TeamCity
10 4 (3.48%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.74%) jMock
11 2 (1.74%) Mockito
General
1 28 (24.35%) Telecoms
2 15 (13.04%) Marketing
3 14 (12.17%) Advertising
4 4 (3.48%) Electronics
5 3 (2.61%) Finance
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 24 (20.87%) Analyst
1 24 (20.87%) Test Engineer
2 23 (20.00%) Developer
3 15 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
3 15 (13.04%) Test Automation Engineer
4 14 (12.17%) Test Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) Tester
5 10 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Software Tester
6 8 (6.96%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Test Team Leader
7 7 (6.09%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.09%) Web Support Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Web Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Systems Support Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Systems Support
9 5 (4.35%) Development Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (42.61%) Web Services
2 32 (27.83%) REST
3 21 (18.26%) HTML
4 16 (13.91%) jQuery
5 15 (13.04%) CSS
5 15 (13.04%) RESTful
6 12 (10.43%) Mojolicious
7 11 (9.57%) JSON
8 9 (7.83%) J2EE
9 7 (6.09%) Hibernate
9 7 (6.09%) Spring
10 4 (3.48%) .NET
11 3 (2.61%) Ajax
11 3 (2.61%) Velocity
12 2 (1.74%) Spring Security
12 2 (1.74%) Ext JS
12 2 (1.74%) Regular Expression
13 1 (0.87%) Middleware
13 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.83%) DTV
2 22 (19.13%) Client/Server
3 18 (15.65%) Digital Media
4 17 (14.78%) User Experience
4 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (9.57%) Statistics
6 8 (6.96%) Public Cloud
7 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.61%) Web 2.0
8 3 (2.61%) Clustering
9 2 (1.74%) IPTV
10 1 (0.87%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 99 (86.09%) Linux
2 20 (17.39%) UNIX
3 13 (11.30%) CentOS
4 12 (10.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (8.70%) Windows
6 5 (4.35%) Android
6 5 (4.35%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.61%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.74%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.74%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.87%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (71.30%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.43%) Scrum
3 31 (26.96%) Test Automation
4 30 (26.09%) Test Management
5 27 (23.48%) API Testing
6 25 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 25 (21.74%) TDD
7 24 (20.87%) Automation Testing
8 19 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (14.78%) SDLC
10 16 (13.91%) Product Management
11 14 (12.17%) BDD
11 14 (12.17%) Mobile Marketing
11 14 (12.17%) E-Commerce
12 10 (8.70%) OO
13 9 (7.83%) Automated Testing
14 8 (6.96%) ETL
15 7 (6.09%) Regression Testing
15 7 (6.09%) Software Engineering
15 7 (6.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (67.83%) Java
2 69 (60.00%) Python
3 64 (55.65%) Bash Shell
4 47 (40.87%) JavaScript
5 23 (20.00%) Korn
6 20 (17.39%) SQL
7 16 (13.91%) C++
7 16 (13.91%) Ruby
8 14 (12.17%) Objective-C
9 12 (10.43%) Scala
10 11 (9.57%) C
11 10 (8.70%) Shell Script
12 8 (6.96%) Groovy
12 8 (6.96%) C#
12 8 (6.96%) PHP
13 3 (2.61%) VB
13 3 (2.61%) Erlang
13 3 (2.61%) Embedded C
13 3 (2.61%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.74%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (11.30%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) ISEB
2 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.43%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.61%) Firmware
4 2 (1.74%) Docker
5 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) Nagios
2 1 (0.87%) OPNET
2 1 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.87%) Puppet
2 1 (0.87%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.87%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.87%) Ansible
2 1 (0.87%) logstash
2 1 (0.87%) Graphite
2 1 (0.87%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (13.04%) Perforce
2 12 (10.43%) Red Hat
3 10 (8.70%) Oracle
4 7 (6.09%) VMware
5 2 (1.74%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.74%) Cisco
5 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.87%) Compuware
6 1 (0.87%) HP
6 1 (0.87%) Citrix
6 1 (0.87%) Juniper
6 1 (0.87%) BMC
6 1 (0.87%) CA
6 1 (0.87%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.87%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.87%) F5
6 1 (0.87%) NetQoS
6 1 (0.87%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (0.87%) NetScout
6 1 (0.87%) SAP
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