Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 107 49
Rank change year-on-year -5 -58 +30
Permanent jobs citing Perl 35 40 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.62% 1.48% 4.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 2.93% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 103
Wales median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% +11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £23,625 £28,100 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,250 £48,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1081 1365 1382
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 50.05% 50.48% 49.96%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1197 1157
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,075 £22,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,450 £47,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 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
South Wales +15 34 £60,000 +50.00%
North Wales - 1 £31,500 -
Perl
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Perl.

1 30 (85.71%) Python
2 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (80.00%) Linux
4 27 (77.14%) Bash Shell
5 26 (74.29%) DevOps
6 21 (60.00%) PHP
6 21 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (57.14%) Configuration Management
8 19 (54.29%) Games
8 19 (54.29%) OO
8 19 (54.29%) SLA
8 19 (54.29%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (54.29%) Puppet
9 12 (34.29%) Java
10 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
11 8 (22.86%) Ansible
12 7 (20.00%) REST
12 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 7 (20.00%) CSS
12 7 (20.00%) HTML
12 7 (20.00%) Scrum
13 6 (17.14%) Java EE
13 6 (17.14%) Groovy
13 6 (17.14%) Docker
13 6 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (17.14%) Terraform
14 5 (14.29%) Ubuntu
14 5 (14.29%) CentOS

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 4 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.57%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 21 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.86%) Route 53
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (8.57%) Big Data
1 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.86%) MS Access
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.29%) Ant
3 5 (14.29%) Maven
4 2 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (54.29%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior DevOps
3 6 (17.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Junior
5 3 (8.57%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Build and Release Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Build Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) CSS
1 7 (20.00%) HTML
1 7 (20.00%) REST
2 6 (17.14%) Java EE
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 4 (11.43%) CSS3
4 4 (11.43%) HTML5
5 2 (5.71%) Ajax
5 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.71%) J2EE
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
5 2 (5.71%) Spring
5 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) CentOS
2 5 (14.29%) Debian
2 5 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 3 (8.57%) Unix
4 2 (5.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (74.29%) DevOps
3 20 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 20 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (54.29%) OO
5 7 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.86%) Dashboard Development
9 1 (2.86%) Migration
9 1 (2.86%) Open Source
9 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) Python
2 27 (77.14%) Bash Shell
3 21 (60.00%) PHP
4 12 (34.29%) Java
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (17.14%) Groovy
7 3 (8.57%) C#
7 3 (8.57%) C++
8 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (54.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (54.29%) Puppet
2 8 (22.86%) Ansible
3 6 (17.14%) Terraform
4 1 (2.86%) Grafana
4 1 (2.86%) Kibana
4 1 (2.86%) Marathon
4 1 (2.86%) Mesos
4 1 (2.86%) Packer
4 1 (2.86%) Prometheus
4 1 (2.86%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Perforce