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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 73 79 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 30 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.30% 1.67% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.51% 2.96% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 22
Average salary £34,500 £30,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% -12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,450 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
665 744 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.08% 56.32% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 569 684 468
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
South Wales +20 30 £34,500 +11.29% 8
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 50 (66.67%) Linux
2 45 (60.00%) Python
3 30 (40.00%) VMware
4 26 (34.67%) Windows
4 26 (34.67%) CentOS
4 26 (34.67%) SaaS
5 25 (33.33%) Finance
5 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (32.00%) Bash Shell
6 24 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (30.67%) Welsh Language
7 23 (30.67%) TCP/IP
8 22 (29.33%) UNIX
9 21 (28.00%) Java
10 20 (26.67%) Oracle
10 20 (26.67%) Firewall
11 19 (25.33%) Debian
11 19 (25.33%) Korn
12 18 (24.00%) SQL
13 17 (22.67%) Wireshark
13 17 (22.67%) Jenkins
14 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
14 16 (21.33%) HTTP
14 16 (21.33%) Ruby
15 15 (20.00%) MySQL
15 15 (20.00%) Apache
15 15 (20.00%) tcpdump
15 15 (20.00%) VLAN
16 14 (18.67%) Red Hat
17 13 (17.33%) Nagios

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (6.67%) Confluence
3 4 (5.33%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.33%) nginx
4 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 26 (34.67%) SaaS
2 6 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.67%) TCP/IP
2 20 (26.67%) Firewall
3 17 (22.67%) Wireshark
4 16 (21.33%) HTTP
5 15 (20.00%) VLAN
5 15 (20.00%) tcpdump
6 8 (10.67%) SAN
7 5 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (6.67%) iSCSI
8 3 (4.00%) DNS
8 3 (4.00%) DHCP
9 2 (2.67%) LDAP
9 2 (2.67%) LAN
9 2 (2.67%) WAN
10 1 (1.33%) SSL
10 1 (1.33%) Internet
10 1 (1.33%) DVB
10 1 (1.33%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) MySQL
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (10.67%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.33%) Riak
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.33%) OLAP
7 1 (1.33%) OLTP
7 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.33%) JUnit
3 11 (14.67%) Selenium
4 10 (13.33%) SoapUI
5 5 (6.67%) JIRA
5 5 (6.67%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 23 (30.67%) Welsh Language
3 4 (5.33%) Advertising
4 3 (4.00%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) French Language
4 3 (4.00%) German Language
4 3 (4.00%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.00%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Test Engineer
2 11 (14.67%) Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Administrator
3 10 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (9.33%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Perl Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) UNIX Administrator
7 6 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.33%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) RESTful
2 7 (9.33%) JSON
3 6 (8.00%) jQuery
4 5 (6.67%) XML
4 5 (6.67%) Mojolicious
5 4 (5.33%) OAuth
6 2 (2.67%) HTML
7 1 (1.33%) CSS
7 1 (1.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.67%) DTV
3 3 (4.00%) Statistics
3 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) STB
5 1 (1.33%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (66.67%) Linux
2 26 (34.67%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) CentOS
3 22 (29.33%) UNIX
4 19 (25.33%) Debian
5 10 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.00%) AIX
7 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.00%) Android
7 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.33%) Scrum
3 12 (16.00%) Incident Management
3 12 (16.00%) Product Management
4 11 (14.67%) TDD
5 10 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 10 (13.33%) ITIL
5 10 (13.33%) OO
5 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (12.00%) DevOps
7 8 (10.67%) BDD
7 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.33%) Regression Testing
9 5 (6.67%) OOP
9 5 (6.67%) Test Management
9 5 (6.67%) Bug Management
9 5 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.33%) Time Management
10 4 (5.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.00%) Python
2 24 (32.00%) Bash Shell
3 21 (28.00%) Java
4 19 (25.33%) Korn
5 18 (24.00%) SQL
6 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
6 16 (21.33%) Ruby
7 13 (17.33%) Groovy
8 11 (14.67%) C
9 10 (13.33%) C++
10 6 (8.00%) C#
11 5 (6.67%) Scala
12 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
12 3 (4.00%) Erlang
12 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
12 3 (4.00%) PHP
13 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.00%) Nmap
3 8 (10.67%) Xen
4 6 (8.00%) XenServer
5 2 (2.67%) KVM
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Nagios
2 12 (16.00%) Nessus
3 11 (14.67%) Puppet
4 6 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.67%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.33%) YUM
6 1 (1.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) VMware
2 20 (26.67%) Oracle
3 14 (18.67%) Red Hat
4 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.00%) Cisco
6 5 (6.67%) IBM
6 5 (6.67%) JBoss
7 4 (5.33%) Google
8 3 (4.00%) Coverity
8 3 (4.00%) Wind River
8 3 (4.00%) Citrix
9 2 (2.67%) Sybase
9 2 (2.67%) Perforce
10 1 (1.33%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.33%) HP
Cwmbran, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000-36,000 + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: flexible
Posted: 8 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 11 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago