The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 82 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 23 57 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.68% 4.18% 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.46% 8.47% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 39
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,969 £23,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £48,187 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Perl
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
664 673 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.50% 49.34% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 494 456 426
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Perl
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Perl Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Perl
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 59 (69.41%) Linux
2 45 (52.94%) Python
3 43 (50.59%) Java
4 34 (40.00%) Degree
5 29 (34.12%) Computer Science
6 26 (30.59%) QA
7 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (27.06%) UNIX
8 21 (24.71%) Software Engineering
8 21 (24.71%) Ruby
9 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 19 (22.35%) Apache
10 19 (22.35%) Automated Testing
10 19 (22.35%) Git (software)
10 19 (22.35%) Relational Database
11 18 (21.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (21.18%) Bash Shell
11 18 (21.18%) Web Services
12 16 (18.82%) C++
12 16 (18.82%) Oracle
12 16 (18.82%) OO
12 16 (18.82%) RDBMS
12 16 (18.82%) Shell Script
13 15 (17.65%) Finance
13 15 (17.65%) Tomcat
13 15 (17.65%) SQL
13 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (16.47%) SOAP
14 14 (16.47%) MySQL
14 14 (16.47%) Debian

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (22.35%) Apache
2 15 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.41%) JBoss
4 7 (8.24%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.35%) SAS
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.18%) CMS
7 1 (1.18%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) Internet
2 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.24%) Firewall
4 5 (5.88%) HTTP
5 3 (3.53%) LDAP
5 3 (3.53%) DNS
6 2 (2.35%) SSL
6 2 (2.35%) SNMP
7 1 (1.18%) VPN
7 1 (1.18%) VoIP
7 1 (1.18%) SMTP
7 1 (1.18%) DHCP
7 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.18%) 802.11
7 1 (1.18%) SONET
7 1 (1.18%) DWDM
7 1 (1.18%) MPLS
7 1 (1.18%) OSPF
7 1 (1.18%) BGP
7 1 (1.18%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.35%) Relational Database
2 16 (18.82%) RDBMS
3 14 (16.47%) MySQL
4 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.53%) Big Data
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.35%) DB2
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.18%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.59%) Bugzilla
2 9 (10.59%) JIRA
3 8 (9.41%) FogBugz
4 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.53%) Selenium
5 3 (3.53%) Fiddler
6 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.18%) JMeter
7 1 (1.18%) Subversion
7 1 (1.18%) JUnit
7 1 (1.18%) Firebug
7 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) Developer
2 15 (17.65%) Analyst
3 12 (14.12%) Software Engineer
3 12 (14.12%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.41%) Administrator
6 7 (8.24%) Junior
6 7 (8.24%) QA Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Graduate
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Database Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Tester
10 3 (3.53%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.53%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.53%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.18%) Web Services
2 14 (16.47%) SOAP
3 11 (12.94%) XML
3 11 (12.94%) HTML
3 11 (12.94%) JSP
3 11 (12.94%) Servlets
3 11 (12.94%) CGI
4 7 (8.24%) .NET
5 6 (7.06%) Middleware
6 5 (5.88%) Spring
6 5 (5.88%) CSS
7 4 (4.71%) Spring MVC
7 4 (4.71%) HTML5
7 4 (4.71%) CSS3
7 4 (4.71%) Restlet
7 4 (4.71%) JAX-RS
8 3 (3.53%) jQuery
9 2 (2.35%) JMS
9 2 (2.35%) Java EE
10 1 (1.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.12%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.41%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.06%) Physics
5 5 (5.88%) EPoS
6 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.71%) Open Source
7 3 (3.53%) Social Media
8 2 (2.35%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.35%) iSeries
8 2 (2.35%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.35%) Statistics
9 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.18%) Clustering
9 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.18%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 59 (69.41%) Linux
2 23 (27.06%) UNIX
3 18 (21.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (16.47%) Debian
5 12 (14.12%) Windows
6 8 (9.41%) Ubuntu
7 7 (8.24%) Solaris
8 4 (4.71%) Android
9 3 (3.53%) OS/2
10 2 (2.35%) AIX
11 1 (1.18%) CentOS
11 1 (1.18%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.71%) Software Engineering
3 19 (22.35%) Automated Testing
4 16 (18.82%) OO
5 11 (12.94%) Project Management
5 11 (12.94%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.24%) Software Testing
7 6 (7.06%) Regression Testing
7 6 (7.06%) Workflow
7 6 (7.06%) User Stories
8 5 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.88%) DevOps
8 5 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.88%) Time Management
8 5 (5.88%) Quality Management
8 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.88%) Wealth Management
8 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.88%) People Management
9 4 (4.71%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) Python
2 43 (50.59%) Java
3 21 (24.71%) Ruby
4 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 18 (21.18%) Bash Shell
6 16 (18.82%) Shell Script
6 16 (18.82%) C++
7 15 (17.65%) SQL
8 9 (10.59%) PHP
9 8 (9.41%) C
10 6 (7.06%) C#
11 4 (4.71%) PL/SQL
11 4 (4.71%) Groovy
11 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.53%) Korn
13 2 (2.35%) Lisp
14 1 (1.18%) C-shell
14 1 (1.18%) R
14 1 (1.18%) sed
Qualifications
1 34 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) ISEB
2 6 (7.06%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (30.59%) QA
2 7 (8.24%) SLA
3 2 (2.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.35%) KVM
2 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) Xen
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.18%) Squid
3 1 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Nagios
1 6 (7.06%) ZABBIX
1 6 (7.06%) Puppet
1 6 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.88%) Salt
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.53%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.53%) Netcool
3 3 (3.53%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Oracle
2 9 (10.59%) VMware
3 7 (8.24%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.06%) New Relic
5 5 (5.88%) SaltStack
6 3 (3.53%) IBM
6 3 (3.53%) Google
6 3 (3.53%) Dell
7 2 (2.35%) Informatica
7 2 (2.35%) Sybase
8 1 (1.18%) SAP
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) Veritas
8 1 (1.18%) Sun
8 1 (1.18%) Twitter
8 1 (1.18%) Rackspace
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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