Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 115 115
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 -18
Permanent jobs citing Perl 17 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.84% 1.16% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 2.44% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 27
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,637 £32,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,125 £60,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,112 985 1,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 55.13% 47.65% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 930 895 1,227
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% +2.86%
10th Percentile £26,749 £23,850 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Wales

Perl
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Perl in Wales

Perl
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Wales over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Wales

Perl
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Wales region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
South Wales -10 13 £46,250 -2.63% 3
West Wales +14 3 £40,210 +9.41%
Perl
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Perl.

1 15 (88.24%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Bash Shell
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
6 5 (29.41%) DevOps
6 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (29.41%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) Unix
7 4 (23.53%) C
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 4 (23.53%) Ansible
7 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
7 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
8 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
8 3 (17.65%) QA
8 3 (17.65%) CentOS
8 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (17.65%) Groovy
8 3 (17.65%) Coaching
8 3 (17.65%) Docker
8 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (17.65%) Ethical Hacking

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) IPv4
3 1 (5.88%) IPv6
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) Power BI
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Ethical Hacker
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Coach
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Junior
3 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) CGI
2 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (5.88%) LESS
2 1 (5.88%) Material Design
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) Sass
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) Spring Security
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) e-Learning
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Animation
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
2 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) CentOS
3 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.76%) Debian
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Coaching
5 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (17.65%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
5 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (11.76%) Line Management
6 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Python
2 10 (58.82%) Bash Shell
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 3 (17.65%) Groovy
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) C++
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) R
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) VBA
7 1 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) Jython
7 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) Terraform
3 2 (11.76%) Packer
3 2 (11.76%) Puppet
4 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle