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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 43 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 59 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.26% 2.07% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.98% 4.52% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 25
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £46,500
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
657 553 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.47% 45.78% 58.47%
Number of salaries quoted 560 491 653
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +32 59 £37,000 +12.12% 5
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 64 (71.11%) Linux
2 48 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (44.44%) Python
3 40 (44.44%) Java
4 36 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 35 (38.89%) HTML
6 33 (36.67%) Bash Shell
7 31 (34.44%) Scrum
8 26 (28.89%) TCP/IP
9 25 (27.78%) Korn
9 25 (27.78%) CentOS
10 23 (25.56%) Client/Server
11 22 (24.44%) TDD
12 20 (22.22%) Red Hat
12 20 (22.22%) jQuery
12 20 (22.22%) QA
12 20 (22.22%) MongoDB
13 19 (21.11%) Scala
14 18 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (20.00%) Mojolicious
14 18 (20.00%) C++
15 17 (18.89%) OO
15 17 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (18.89%) Product Management
16 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (17.78%) Web Development
16 16 (17.78%) Jenkins
16 16 (17.78%) SaaS
16 16 (17.78%) CSS
16 16 (17.78%) SQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (15.56%) Confluence
2 12 (13.33%) Apache
3 6 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.56%) nginx
4 5 (5.56%) IIS
5 3 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.22%) Documentum
6 2 (2.22%) JBoss
6 2 (2.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Office
2 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.78%) SaaS
2 9 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.89%) PaaS
4 4 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.22%) GitHub
6 1 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (28.89%) TCP/IP
2 16 (17.78%) Firewall
3 12 (13.33%) HTTP
4 9 (10.00%) SNMP
4 9 (10.00%) RFID
5 8 (8.89%) Multicast
5 8 (8.89%) Unicast
5 8 (8.89%) DVB
5 8 (8.89%) IGMP
5 8 (8.89%) RTSP
6 6 (6.67%) VLAN
7 5 (5.56%) SSL
7 5 (5.56%) Wireshark
7 5 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (4.44%) tcpdump
8 4 (4.44%) DNS
9 3 (3.33%) Kerberos
9 3 (3.33%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (2.22%) LAN
10 2 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.00%) Big Data
3 9 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.67%) MySQL
4 6 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 6 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.44%) VoltDB
6 4 (4.44%) SQLite
7 2 (2.22%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Jenkins
2 15 (16.67%) JUnit
3 14 (15.56%) JIRA
3 14 (15.56%) Cucumber
4 9 (10.00%) TestLink
5 6 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.44%) Xcode
7 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.22%) Ant
8 2 (2.22%) Subversion
9 1 (1.11%) Selenium
9 1 (1.11%) jMock
9 1 (1.11%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.11%) Mockito
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Welsh Language
3 9 (10.00%) Electronics
4 8 (8.89%) Advertising
4 8 (8.89%) Marketing
5 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Developer
2 12 (13.33%) Web Developer
3 11 (12.22%) Development Manager
3 11 (12.22%) Software Development Manager
3 11 (12.22%) Software Manager
4 9 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Test Team Leader
5 8 (8.89%) Team Leader
6 7 (7.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.78%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (7.78%) Administrator
6 7 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.78%) Head of Development
7 6 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Application Security Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (38.89%) HTML
2 20 (22.22%) jQuery
3 18 (20.00%) Mojolicious
4 16 (17.78%) CSS
5 13 (14.44%) .NET
6 11 (12.22%) Web Services
7 10 (11.11%) JSON
7 10 (11.11%) RESTful
8 9 (10.00%) Ajax
9 8 (8.89%) J2EE
10 6 (6.67%) XML
10 6 (6.67%) HTML5
10 6 (6.67%) Velocity
11 5 (5.56%) PCRE
12 2 (2.22%) REST
13 1 (1.11%) LAMP
13 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.56%) Client/Server
2 17 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (15.56%) User Experience
3 14 (15.56%) DTV
4 11 (12.22%) Computer Science
5 9 (10.00%) Web 2.0
6 8 (8.89%) Statistics
7 6 (6.67%) Public Cloud
8 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.33%) Open Source
10 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 64 (71.11%) Linux
2 25 (27.78%) CentOS
3 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (16.67%) Windows
5 9 (10.00%) Mac OS
6 8 (8.89%) UNIX
7 6 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.67%) Android
8 4 (4.44%) Debian
9 3 (3.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.11%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.44%) Scrum
3 22 (24.44%) TDD
4 18 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (18.89%) OO
5 17 (18.89%) Product Management
6 16 (17.78%) Web Development
7 15 (16.67%) Test Management
7 15 (16.67%) BDD
8 13 (14.44%) Regression Testing
9 11 (12.22%) Software Engineering
9 11 (12.22%) Test Automation
9 11 (12.22%) Automation Testing
10 10 (11.11%) Bug Management
11 9 (10.00%) Build Automation
11 9 (10.00%) People Management
12 8 (8.89%) Mobile Marketing
12 8 (8.89%) Software Testing
12 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
13 6 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (44.44%) Java
1 40 (44.44%) Python
2 36 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 33 (36.67%) Bash Shell
4 25 (27.78%) Korn
5 19 (21.11%) Scala
6 18 (20.00%) C++
7 16 (17.78%) SQL
8 15 (16.67%) C
9 14 (15.56%) Objective-C
9 14 (15.56%) Ruby
10 12 (13.33%) C#
10 12 (13.33%) PHP
11 9 (10.00%) Embedded C
11 9 (10.00%) Embedded C++
12 8 (8.89%) Golang
13 6 (6.67%) Shell Script
14 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
15 1 (1.11%) Erlang
15 1 (1.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) ISEB
3 2 (2.22%) RHCE
3 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.22%) QA
2 7 (7.78%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.00%) Firmware
1 9 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.44%) iptables
3 3 (3.33%) Squid
3 3 (3.33%) Xen
4 1 (1.11%) XenServer
4 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.11%) KVM
4 1 (1.11%) Samba
4 1 (1.11%) NFS
4 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) Nagios
2 6 (6.67%) Puppet
3 5 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.33%) Zenoss
4 3 (3.33%) Nessus
4 3 (3.33%) Nmap
5 2 (2.22%) Ansible
6 1 (1.11%) logstash
6 1 (1.11%) Graphite
6 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.11%) yum
6 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle
2 10 (11.11%) VMware
3 8 (8.89%) Perforce
4 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.33%) EMC
5 3 (3.33%) IBM
6 2 (2.22%) Remedy
7 1 (1.11%) Cisco
7 1 (1.11%) Google
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