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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 74 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 34 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.55% 1.50% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.72% 2.54% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 27
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,700 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
721 631 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 54.17% 59.25% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 633 565 609
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -1 29 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 41 (67.21%) Linux
2 39 (63.93%) Python
3 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (39.34%) Java
4 24 (39.34%) Bash Shell
5 23 (37.70%) CentOS
5 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
5 23 (37.70%) TCP/IP
5 23 (37.70%) Scrum
6 22 (36.07%) HTML
7 20 (32.79%) Red Hat
8 18 (29.51%) Windows
9 17 (27.87%) Ruby
9 17 (27.87%) Korn
10 16 (26.23%) C++
10 16 (26.23%) TDD
11 15 (24.59%) HTTP
11 15 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (22.95%) OO
12 14 (22.95%) Regression Testing
13 13 (21.31%) C
13 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (21.31%) JIRA
13 13 (21.31%) Test Management
13 13 (21.31%) BDD
13 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
14 12 (19.67%) Bug Management
14 12 (19.67%) Confluence
14 12 (19.67%) QA
14 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (19.67%) Confluence
2 9 (14.75%) Apache
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) SaaS
2 5 (8.20%) PaaS
3 4 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.70%) TCP/IP
2 15 (24.59%) HTTP
3 11 (18.03%) Wireshark
4 9 (14.75%) Firewall
5 5 (8.20%) RFID
5 5 (8.20%) VLAN
6 4 (6.56%) tcpdump
6 4 (6.56%) DNS
6 4 (6.56%) SNMP
7 3 (4.92%) SSL
7 3 (4.92%) Kerberos
7 3 (4.92%) RTSP
7 3 (4.92%) IGMP
7 3 (4.92%) DVB
7 3 (4.92%) Multicast
7 3 (4.92%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (4.92%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (3.28%) SSH
8 2 (3.28%) Internet
8 2 (3.28%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.11%) MySQL
3 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.48%) Big Data
4 6 (9.84%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.64%) Informix
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) JIRA
1 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.39%) TestLink
3 7 (11.48%) JUnit
3 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
4 6 (9.84%) Fiddler
5 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.92%) Xcode
6 1 (1.64%) JMeter
6 1 (1.64%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Welsh Language
3 6 (9.84%) Marketing
3 6 (9.84%) Advertising
4 5 (8.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) Software Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Test Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Software Development Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (11.48%) Development Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Administrator
3 7 (11.48%) Software Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.84%) C Software Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.84%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Technical Leader
5 5 (8.20%) Head of Development
6 4 (6.56%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.92%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (4.92%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) HTML
2 9 (14.75%) Mojolicious
2 9 (14.75%) jQuery
3 8 (13.11%) .NET
4 7 (11.48%) CSS
5 6 (9.84%) J2EE
5 6 (9.84%) XML
6 5 (8.20%) HTML5
6 5 (8.20%) Ajax
7 4 (6.56%) Velocity
7 4 (6.56%) Web Services
8 3 (4.92%) JSON
8 3 (4.92%) RESTful
9 1 (1.64%) DOM
9 1 (1.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) DTV
2 10 (16.39%) Client/Server
3 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
4 8 (13.11%) Statistics
4 8 (13.11%) User Experience
5 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (8.20%) Web 2.0
6 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
7 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.64%) Clustering
8 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (67.21%) Linux
2 23 (37.70%) CentOS
3 18 (29.51%) Windows
4 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (19.67%) UNIX
6 5 (8.20%) Mac OS
7 4 (6.56%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.92%) Debian
9 2 (3.28%) Android
9 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.64%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.70%) Scrum
3 16 (26.23%) TDD
4 15 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (22.95%) OO
5 14 (22.95%) Regression Testing
6 13 (21.31%) Test Management
6 13 (21.31%) BDD
7 12 (19.67%) Bug Management
8 11 (18.03%) Product Management
9 9 (14.75%) DevOps
10 8 (13.11%) OOP
11 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
11 7 (11.48%) Web Development
12 6 (9.84%) Mobile Marketing
12 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
12 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
13 5 (8.20%) People Management
13 5 (8.20%) Automation Testing
13 5 (8.20%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) Python
2 24 (39.34%) Java
2 24 (39.34%) Bash Shell
3 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.87%) Ruby
4 17 (27.87%) Korn
5 16 (26.23%) C++
6 13 (21.31%) C
7 10 (16.39%) SQL
8 9 (14.75%) Scala
9 8 (13.11%) PHP
9 8 (13.11%) C#
10 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
11 5 (8.20%) Embedded C
11 5 (8.20%) Embedded C++
11 5 (8.20%) Objective-C
12 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
13 2 (3.28%) Groovy
13 2 (3.28%) Golang
14 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
1 4 (6.56%) ISEB
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.28%) RHCE
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.20%) Firmware
3 3 (4.92%) Nmap
3 3 (4.92%) Squid
3 3 (4.92%) Xen
3 3 (4.92%) XenServer
4 2 (3.28%) KVM
5 1 (1.64%) NFS
5 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.64%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Puppet
2 7 (11.48%) Nagios
2 7 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.92%) Nessus
3 3 (4.92%) Zenoss
4 2 (3.28%) Ansible
5 1 (1.64%) OpenView
5 1 (1.64%) OPNET
5 1 (1.64%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Red Hat
2 12 (19.67%) VMware
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.48%) Oracle
5 4 (6.56%) Google
5 4 (6.56%) Perforce
6 3 (4.92%) IBM
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Juniper
8 1 (1.64%) BMC
8 1 (1.64%) CA
8 1 (1.64%) Citrix
8 1 (1.64%) Compuware
8 1 (1.64%) HP
8 1 (1.64%) EMC
8 1 (1.64%) NetQoS
8 1 (1.64%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (1.64%) F5
8 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.64%) NetScout
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