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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 75 98 76
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs citing Perl 29 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.26% 0.97% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 1.55% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 12
Average salary £35,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £43,500 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
667 839 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.95% 62.89% 59.79%
Number of salaries quoted 599 761 595
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
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 19 December 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 December 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 +24 27 £35,750 +19.16% 6
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (77.97%) Python
2 43 (72.88%) Linux
3 27 (45.76%) CentOS
4 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
5 25 (42.37%) TCP/IP
6 22 (37.29%) SaaS
7 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (35.59%) Finance
7 21 (35.59%) UNIX
7 21 (35.59%) VMware
8 20 (33.90%) Welsh Language
9 19 (32.20%) Windows
10 18 (30.51%) Wireshark
11 16 (27.12%) Firewall
11 16 (27.12%) HTTP
11 16 (27.12%) Ruby
11 16 (27.12%) Java
11 16 (27.12%) Red Hat
11 16 (27.12%) Scrum
12 15 (25.42%) Korn
12 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
13 14 (23.73%) SQL
13 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
13 14 (23.73%) C++
13 14 (23.73%) TDD
13 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (20.34%) Regression Testing
14 12 (20.34%) C
14 12 (20.34%) VLAN

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (16.95%) Confluence
2 9 (15.25%) Apache
3 3 (5.08%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (37.29%) SaaS
2 5 (8.47%) PaaS
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (42.37%) TCP/IP
2 18 (30.51%) Wireshark
3 16 (27.12%) HTTP
3 16 (27.12%) Firewall
4 12 (20.34%) VLAN
5 11 (18.64%) tcpdump
6 5 (8.47%) DNS
7 3 (5.08%) SSL
7 3 (5.08%) Kerberos
7 3 (5.08%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (5.08%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (3.39%) VPN
8 2 (3.39%) LAN
8 2 (3.39%) WAN
8 2 (3.39%) Internet
8 2 (3.39%) RFID
8 2 (3.39%) SSH
9 1 (1.69%) LDAP
9 1 (1.69%) Wireless
9 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) MySQL
2 8 (13.56%) Big Data
3 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) Riak
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.69%) Informix
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.64%) JIRA
3 8 (13.56%) TestLink
4 7 (11.86%) JUnit
4 7 (11.86%) Fiddler
5 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.78%) Selenium
6 3 (5.08%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.08%) Spock
7 1 (1.69%) Zephyr
7 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.69%) JMeter
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 20 (33.90%) Welsh Language
3 6 (10.17%) Advertising
3 6 (10.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) French Language
5 1 (1.69%) German Language
5 1 (1.69%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Test Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Linux Administrator
2 11 (18.64%) Administrator
3 10 (16.95%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (16.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.56%) Software Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) UNIX Administrator
5 7 (11.86%) Developer
5 7 (11.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Leader
8 4 (6.78%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Security Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) HTML
2 6 (10.17%) XML
3 4 (6.78%) .NET
3 4 (6.78%) CSS
3 4 (6.78%) Web Services
3 4 (6.78%) JSON
4 3 (5.08%) jQuery
4 3 (5.08%) RESTful
4 3 (5.08%) Mojolicious
5 2 (3.39%) Ajax
5 2 (3.39%) HTML5
6 1 (1.69%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) DTV
1 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
2 5 (8.47%) User Experience
2 5 (8.47%) Statistics
3 4 (6.78%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.39%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 43 (72.88%) Linux
2 27 (45.76%) CentOS
3 21 (35.59%) UNIX
4 19 (32.20%) Windows
5 10 (16.95%) Debian
6 9 (15.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.08%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.39%) Android
8 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Scrum
3 14 (23.73%) TDD
3 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (20.34%) Regression Testing
5 11 (18.64%) OO
5 11 (18.64%) Product Management
5 11 (18.64%) BDD
6 10 (16.95%) Incident Management
6 10 (16.95%) Bug Management
7 8 (13.56%) Test Management
7 8 (13.56%) OOP
7 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.56%) DevOps
8 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.17%) Mobile Marketing
9 5 (8.47%) Time Management
9 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.47%) ITIL
10 4 (6.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (77.97%) Python
2 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
3 16 (27.12%) Java
3 16 (27.12%) Ruby
4 15 (25.42%) Korn
5 14 (23.73%) C++
5 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
5 14 (23.73%) SQL
6 12 (20.34%) C
7 8 (13.56%) PHP
8 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
9 6 (10.17%) C#
10 5 (8.47%) Groovy
11 3 (5.08%) Scala
11 3 (5.08%) Erlang
11 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
12 2 (3.39%) Embedded C
12 2 (3.39%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) ISEB
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.39%) RHCE
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.25%) Nmap
3 5 (8.47%) Xen
4 4 (6.78%) XenServer
5 3 (5.08%) KVM
5 3 (5.08%) Squid
6 2 (3.39%) Firmware
7 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.69%) Samba
7 1 (1.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Nagios
2 9 (15.25%) Nessus
2 9 (15.25%) Puppet
3 7 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.39%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.69%) OpenView
5 1 (1.69%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.69%) Ansible
5 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.69%) OPNET
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) VMware
2 16 (27.12%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) Google
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco
6 3 (5.08%) IBM
7 2 (3.39%) Perforce
8 1 (1.69%) NetScout
8 1 (1.69%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.69%) F5
8 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.69%) NetQoS
8 1 (1.69%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (1.69%) Compuware
8 1 (1.69%) HP
8 1 (1.69%) EMC
8 1 (1.69%) Citrix
8 1 (1.69%) Juniper
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Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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