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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 84 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 22 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.71% 2.82% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.28% 5.31% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 23
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £24,400 £27,823
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
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
671 754 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 52.30% 53.10% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 609 645 541
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -9 22 £41,250 +17.85%
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 43 (97.73%) Python
2 37 (84.09%) Linux
3 32 (72.73%) Java
4 23 (52.27%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (40.91%) Bash Shell
7 17 (38.64%) DevOps
7 17 (38.64%) Unix
8 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
9 14 (31.82%) C++
9 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (29.55%) VMware
11 12 (27.27%) Puppet
12 10 (22.73%) Microservices
12 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 10 (22.73%) PHP
12 10 (22.73%) SQL
13 9 (20.45%) C
13 9 (20.45%) HTTP
13 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (20.45%) Android
14 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
14 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
14 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
14 8 (18.18%) Firewall
15 7 (15.91%) Online Security
15 7 (15.91%) Welsh Language
15 7 (15.91%) Erlang
15 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 23 (52.27%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (15.91%) IaaS
4 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
2 9 (20.45%) HTTP
3 8 (18.18%) Firewall
4 7 (15.91%) VLAN
5 3 (6.82%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.55%) DNS
6 2 (4.55%) tcpdump
6 2 (4.55%) VoIP
6 2 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
2 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
2 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.82%) Neo4j
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.36%) Hudson
2 5 (11.36%) JIRA
2 5 (11.36%) JUnit
2 5 (11.36%) Selenium
3 4 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.82%) Maven
4 3 (6.82%) VersionOne
5 2 (4.55%) Ant
5 2 (4.55%) ClearCase
5 2 (4.55%) ClearQuest
5 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.55%) Gradle
5 2 (4.55%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.55%) Subversion
5 2 (4.55%) TestLink
6 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.91%) Welsh Language
2 2 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) DBA
2 7 (15.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Administrator
3 6 (13.64%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Security Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Junior
5 3 (6.82%) Junior DBA
5 3 (6.82%) Junior DevOps
5 3 (6.82%) MongoDB DBA
5 3 (6.82%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Developer in Test
6 2 (4.55%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
2 4 (9.09%) J2EE
2 4 (9.09%) Spring
3 3 (6.82%) CSS
3 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.82%) RESTful
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.55%) Ext JS
5 1 (2.27%) HTML5
5 1 (2.27%) Java EE
5 1 (2.27%) JDBC
5 1 (2.27%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.27%) ODBC
5 1 (2.27%) REST
5 1 (2.27%) Spring Security
5 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Public Cloud
1 7 (15.91%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.82%) User Experience
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Linux
2 17 (38.64%) Unix
3 9 (20.45%) Android
4 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 6 (13.64%) Windows
6 5 (11.36%) CentOS
7 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.55%) Debian
8 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) DevOps
3 10 (22.73%) Microservices
4 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 7 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (15.91%) Functional Programming
6 7 (15.91%) Online Security
6 7 (15.91%) Security Operations
6 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (11.36%) ITIL
8 5 (11.36%) Scrum
8 5 (11.36%) SDLC
8 5 (11.36%) Validation
9 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (9.09%) OO
9 4 (9.09%) Open Source
9 4 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) Python
2 32 (72.73%) Java
3 18 (40.91%) Bash Shell
4 14 (31.82%) C++
5 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 10 (22.73%) PHP
5 10 (22.73%) SQL
6 9 (20.45%) C
7 7 (15.91%) Erlang
8 5 (11.36%) Korn
8 5 (11.36%) Objective-C
8 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
9 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
10 3 (6.82%) Delphi
10 3 (6.82%) Groovy
10 3 (6.82%) VBScript
11 2 (4.55%) C#
11 2 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.55%) iptables
3 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) Nagios
3 2 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (4.55%) Nessus
3 2 (4.55%) Nmap
3 2 (4.55%) OpenView
3 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.27%) OPNET
4 1 (2.27%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) VMware
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.55%) CA
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco
4 2 (4.55%) F5
4 2 (4.55%) HP
4 2 (4.55%) Juniper
4 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
4 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.27%) Avaya
5 1 (2.27%) Perforce