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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 71 35
Rank change year-on-year +13 -36  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 15 21 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.07% 1.88% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.44% 3.92% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 64
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +8.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 338 536 599
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 46.62% 47.99% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 311 490 513
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,369
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Perl as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +1 11 £60,000 +50.00%
Newport - 2 £55,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £47,500 -
Perl
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Perl.

1 27 (84.38%) Python
2 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (78.13%) Linux
4 24 (75.00%) Bash Shell
5 23 (71.88%) DevOps
6 20 (62.50%) PHP
7 19 (59.38%) Configuration Management
7 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (56.25%) Puppet
8 18 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (56.25%) SLA
8 18 (56.25%) OO
8 18 (56.25%) Games
9 11 (34.38%) Java
10 8 (25.00%) HTML
10 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
11 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
11 7 (21.88%) CSS
12 6 (18.75%) Ansible
13 5 (15.63%) Java EE
13 5 (15.63%) REST
13 5 (15.63%) Scrum
14 4 (12.50%) Maven
14 4 (12.50%) Ant
14 4 (12.50%) CSS3
14 4 (12.50%) HTML5
14 4 (12.50%) Groovy
14 4 (12.50%) 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 4 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (9.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.13%) Route 53
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DSL
1 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (9.38%) Big Data
1 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) Ant
3 4 (12.50%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
5 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (56.25%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.13%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Support
6 1 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) CSS
3 5 (15.63%) Java EE
3 5 (15.63%) REST
4 4 (12.50%) CSS3
4 4 (12.50%) HTML5
5 3 (9.38%) Web Services
6 2 (6.25%) Ajax
6 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.25%) J2EE
6 2 (6.25%) jQuery
6 2 (6.25%) Spring
6 2 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.13%) Digital TV
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) CentOS
2 3 (9.38%) Debian
2 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) DevOps
3 19 (59.38%) Configuration Management
3 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (56.25%) OO
5 5 (15.63%) Scrum
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (3.13%) Dashboard Development
9 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.13%) Information Security
9 1 (3.13%) Migration
9 1 (3.13%) Open Source
9 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.13%) TDD
9 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Python
2 24 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 20 (62.50%) PHP
4 11 (34.38%) Java
5 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) Groovy
7 3 (9.38%) C#
7 3 (9.38%) C++
8 2 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (56.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (56.25%) Puppet
2 6 (18.75%) Ansible
3 4 (12.50%) Terraform
4 1 (3.13%) Grafana
4 1 (3.13%) Kibana
4 1 (3.13%) Marathon
4 1 (3.13%) Mesos
4 1 (3.13%) Packer
4 1 (3.13%) Prometheus
4 1 (3.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.13%) Avaya
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Perforce