Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 83 98
Rank change year-on-year -23 +15 -30
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.63% 1.67% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 3.66% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 34
South Wales median annual salary £46,250 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.95% +34.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £39,625 £28,910 £27,875
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £53,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -19.05% +31.25% +14.29%

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 886 629 1,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 55.90% 45.61% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 762 579 1,036
South Wales median annual salary £40,625 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.52% +6.94% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,816 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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
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 23 October 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
Torfaen +7 5 £47,500 -
Cardiff -36 2 £48,750 -18.75% 3
Newport +5 1 £42,500 -22.73%
Bridgend -3 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
Perl
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 10 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (40.00%) Groovy
5 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Ansible
6 3 (30.00%) Docker
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (30.00%) Terraform
6 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (30.00%) CentOS
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (20.00%) R
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
7 2 (20.00%) QA

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Coach
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) CentOS
2 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) Debian
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) CMMI
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (40.00%) Groovy
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) R
4 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Jython
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Ansible
2 3 (30.00%) Terraform
3 2 (20.00%) Packer
4 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle