The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 85 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +11
Permanent jobs citing Perl 21 62 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.57% 4.48% 3.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 8.58% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 58 44
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,150 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
669 723 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.07% 52.20% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 592 596 562
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Wales

Perl
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -30 21 £40,000 +14.28%
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Perl.

1 32 (82.05%) Python
2 30 (76.92%) Linux
3 27 (69.23%) Java
4 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 18 (46.15%) Bash Shell
6 16 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (41.03%) Unix
7 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (35.90%) DevOps
8 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
9 11 (28.21%) C
10 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
11 9 (23.08%) Web Services
11 9 (23.08%) HTTP
12 8 (20.51%) SQL
12 8 (20.51%) Subversion
12 8 (20.51%) Scrum
12 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
13 7 (17.95%) Erlang
13 7 (17.95%) VLAN
13 7 (17.95%) Welsh Language
13 7 (17.95%) C++
13 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
13 7 (17.95%) ITIL
13 7 (17.95%) HTML
13 7 (17.95%) Firewall
13 7 (17.95%) Online Security
13 7 (17.95%) REST
13 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) Apache
1 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (17.95%) IaaS
4 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 9 (23.08%) HTTP
3 7 (17.95%) Firewall
3 7 (17.95%) VLAN
4 6 (15.38%) Wireshark
5 5 (12.82%) tcpdump
6 3 (7.69%) LAN
7 2 (5.13%) DNS
7 2 (5.13%) VoIP
7 2 (5.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) Redis
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.51%) Subversion
3 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.26%) Selenium
4 3 (7.69%) Ant
4 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.69%) Gradle
4 3 (7.69%) Hudson
4 3 (7.69%) IntelliJ
4 3 (7.69%) JIRA
4 3 (7.69%) JMeter
4 3 (7.69%) Maven
4 3 (7.69%) TestLink
4 3 (7.69%) The Grinder
4 3 (7.69%) VersionOne
5 2 (5.13%) ClearCase
5 2 (5.13%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (17.95%) Welsh Language
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Test Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) HTML
2 7 (17.95%) REST
3 6 (15.38%) RESTful
4 4 (10.26%) J2EE
4 4 (10.26%) Spring
5 3 (7.69%) CSS
5 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.69%) jQuery
5 3 (7.69%) Mojolicious
6 2 (5.13%) Ext JS
6 2 (5.13%) JSON
6 2 (5.13%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (5.13%) Spring Security
6 2 (5.13%) Velocity
7 1 (2.56%) Java EE
7 1 (2.56%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Public Cloud
1 7 (17.95%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 3 (7.69%) Digital TV
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Statistics
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (5.13%) Fintech
3 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Tandem
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Linux
2 16 (41.03%) Unix
3 5 (12.82%) CentOS
3 5 (12.82%) Debian
3 5 (12.82%) Windows
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) DevOps
3 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
5 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (17.95%) Functional Programming
5 7 (17.95%) ITIL
5 7 (17.95%) Microservices
5 7 (17.95%) Online Security
5 7 (17.95%) Security Operations
6 6 (15.38%) API Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (15.38%) Test Management
7 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.82%) OO
7 5 (12.82%) Validation
8 4 (10.26%) Open Source
8 4 (10.26%) SDLC
8 4 (10.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) Python
2 27 (69.23%) Java
3 18 (46.15%) Bash Shell
4 11 (28.21%) C
5 8 (20.51%) SQL
6 7 (17.95%) C++
6 7 (17.95%) Erlang
6 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.38%) Groovy
8 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
9 4 (10.26%) PHP
9 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
10 3 (7.69%) Delphi
10 3 (7.69%) Korn
10 3 (7.69%) VBScript
11 2 (5.13%) VB
12 1 (2.56%) Go
12 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
12 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.13%) Docker
3 2 (5.13%) iptables
4 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
2 4 (10.26%) Nagios
3 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (5.13%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (5.13%) Nessus
4 2 (5.13%) Nmap
4 2 (5.13%) OpenView
4 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.56%) OPNET
5 1 (2.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) VMware
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Perforce
2 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.13%) CA
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) F5
3 2 (5.13%) HP
3 2 (5.13%) Juniper
3 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
3 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.56%) Remedy