Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 93 77
Rank change year-on-year +7 -16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 23 44 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.64% 1.99% 3.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.39% 3.79% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 72
South Wales median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,250 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £52,500 £41,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% +17.86% +2.94%

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 678 1161 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 48.22% 52.49% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 618 1069 1075
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,250
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in South Wales over the 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +23 12 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Newport +1 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Torfaen -2 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Bridgend - 1 £34,000 -
Perl
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 20 (86.96%) Python
2 18 (78.26%) Linux
3 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) Bash Shell
4 14 (60.87%) DevOps
5 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (52.17%) Java
6 9 (39.13%) PHP
6 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
8 7 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
8 7 (30.43%) Puppet
8 7 (30.43%) REST
8 7 (30.43%) OO
8 7 (30.43%) SLA
8 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
8 7 (30.43%) Games
8 7 (30.43%) Scrum
9 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
9 6 (26.09%) Unix
9 6 (26.09%) CentOS
9 6 (26.09%) Groovy
9 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
9 6 (26.09%) Ansible
9 6 (26.09%) Docker
9 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (21.74%) Terraform
10 5 (21.74%) Korn
10 5 (21.74%) Web Services

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 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) FTP
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (17.39%) Ant
3 4 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (17.39%) Maven
4 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.35%) TestLink
5 1 (4.35%) VersionOne
General
1 7 (30.43%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior DevOps
2 6 (26.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) REST
2 5 (21.74%) J2EE
2 5 (21.74%) Spring
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) CSS3
3 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) Java EE
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Digital Media
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Digital TV
4 1 (4.35%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) CentOS
2 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
3 5 (21.74%) Debian
4 4 (17.39%) Android
5 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) DevOps
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
4 7 (30.43%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.35%) CMMI
8 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Online Security
8 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Python
2 17 (73.91%) Bash Shell
3 12 (52.17%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) PHP
5 6 (26.09%) Groovy
6 5 (21.74%) Korn
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.04%) C++
8 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
9 2 (8.70%) Apple Swift
9 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (4.35%) C
10 1 (4.35%) Erlang
10 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
10 1 (4.35%) R
10 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (30.43%) Puppet
2 6 (26.09%) Ansible
3 5 (21.74%) Terraform
4 1 (4.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Perforce