Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 99 110
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11 -43
Permanent jobs citing Perl 19 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.38% 1.69% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.55% 3.13% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 27
South Wales median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% +7.14% -6.04%
10th Percentile £36,250 £24,450 £24,900
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £48,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -6.04%

Perl is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 745 926 1,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 54.06% 53.81% 49.34%
Number of salaries quoted 653 820 964
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.04% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.33% +4.17% +2.86%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in South Wales

Perl
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl in South Wales.

Salary trend for Perl in South Wales

Perl
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in South Wales over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in South Wales

Perl
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -7 7 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Torfaen +6 6 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Newport +2 2 £44,000 -
Perl
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Perl.

1 19 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
5 8 (42.11%) QA
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) ISO 9001
6 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
6 7 (36.84%) CMMI
6 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
7 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
7 6 (31.58%) CentOS
7 6 (31.58%) PHP
7 6 (31.58%) Java
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (26.32%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
8 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
8 5 (26.32%) DevOps
9 4 (21.05%) Terraform
9 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
9 4 (21.05%) Analytics
9 4 (21.05%) Ansible
9 4 (21.05%) Docker

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 (15.79%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Power BI
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 5 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) JUnit
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.53%) SonarQube
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) JMeter
5 1 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) NUnit
5 1 (5.26%) TestLink
5 1 (5.26%) VersionOne
5 1 (5.26%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Coach
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Quality Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) DOM
2 1 (5.26%) Ext JS
2 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) Spring Security
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (21.05%) e-Learning
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) CentOS
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Ubuntu
4 3 (15.79%) Debian
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
5 2 (10.53%) Android
5 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) CMMI
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) DevOps
5 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
5 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
6 4 (21.05%) Analytics
6 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
6 4 (21.05%) Line Management
7 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) PHP
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) Groovy
6 3 (15.79%) R
7 2 (10.53%) Apple Swift
7 2 (10.53%) Korn
7 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby
7 2 (10.53%) VBA
8 1 (5.26%) C
8 1 (5.26%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
2 7 (36.84%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
1 4 (21.05%) Terraform
2 3 (15.79%) Packer
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) Coverity
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) VMware