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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 81 71 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -27
Permanent jobs citing Perl 20 38 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.50% 2.64% 4.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.19% 5.66% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 33
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £23,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,187 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +6.32%
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
627 671 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.97% 46.63% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 455 472 417
Average salary £40,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,994 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £48,187
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 46 (64.79%) Linux
2 32 (45.07%) Python
3 31 (43.66%) Java
4 29 (40.85%) Degree
5 25 (35.21%) Computer Science
6 23 (32.39%) QA
7 22 (30.99%) Apache
8 21 (29.58%) Software Engineering
9 19 (26.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (26.76%) Relational Database
9 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
10 18 (25.35%) MySQL
10 18 (25.35%) UNIX
11 17 (23.94%) Web Services
11 17 (23.94%) Debian
12 16 (22.54%) SQL
12 16 (22.54%) OO
12 16 (22.54%) RDBMS
12 16 (22.54%) Ruby
13 15 (21.13%) Automated Testing
13 15 (21.13%) Bash Shell
13 15 (21.13%) Tomcat
14 13 (18.31%) Windows
14 13 (18.31%) Finance
14 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (18.31%) Mentoring
15 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
15 12 (16.90%) Internet
15 12 (16.90%) SOAP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 22 (30.99%) Apache
2 15 (21.13%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.45%) JBoss
4 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.82%) nginx
5 2 (2.82%) SAS
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) Internet
2 6 (8.45%) HTTP
2 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.04%) DNS
3 5 (7.04%) Firewall
4 4 (5.63%) SSL
4 4 (5.63%) LDAP
5 3 (4.23%) SMTP
6 2 (2.82%) LAN
6 2 (2.82%) WAN
7 1 (1.41%) Wireless
7 1 (1.41%) WiMAX
7 1 (1.41%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.41%) VoIP
7 1 (1.41%) DHCP
7 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.41%) IPv6
7 1 (1.41%) VPN
7 1 (1.41%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) Relational Database
2 18 (25.35%) MySQL
3 16 (22.54%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.86%) JIRA
2 7 (9.86%) Bugzilla
3 6 (8.45%) FogBugz
4 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.23%) Selenium
5 3 (4.23%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.41%) Firebug
6 1 (1.41%) Subversion
6 1 (1.41%) JUnit
6 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.41%) JMeter
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) Developer
2 12 (16.90%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Junior
5 8 (11.27%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Test Manager
7 6 (8.45%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.45%) Administrator
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Graduate
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Junior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Junior Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.82%) Tester
11 2 (2.82%) Production Support Analyst
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Technical Specialist
11 2 (2.82%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.94%) Web Services
2 12 (16.90%) SOAP
3 11 (15.49%) HTML
3 11 (15.49%) JSP
3 11 (15.49%) Servlets
3 11 (15.49%) CGI
4 8 (11.27%) XML
5 5 (7.04%) CSS
5 5 (7.04%) Middleware
5 5 (7.04%) Spring
6 4 (5.63%) Spring MVC
6 4 (5.63%) HTML5
6 4 (5.63%) CSS3
6 4 (5.63%) Restlet
6 4 (5.63%) JAX-RS
7 3 (4.23%) Regular Expression
8 2 (2.82%) .NET
9 1 (1.41%) J2EE
9 1 (1.41%) Ajax
9 1 (1.41%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.45%) Physics
5 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.63%) EPoS
6 3 (4.23%) Social Media
7 2 (2.82%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.82%) Statistics
8 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.41%) Clustering
8 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.41%) Open Source
8 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 46 (64.79%) Linux
2 19 (26.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (25.35%) UNIX
4 17 (23.94%) Debian
5 13 (18.31%) Windows
6 8 (11.27%) Solaris
7 4 (5.63%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.23%) CentOS
9 2 (2.82%) AIX
10 1 (1.41%) Fedora
10 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) Software Engineering
2 16 (22.54%) OO
3 15 (21.13%) Automated Testing
4 13 (18.31%) Mentoring
4 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.08%) Project Management
6 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.04%) Quality Management
7 5 (7.04%) Wealth Management
7 5 (7.04%) People Management
7 5 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (7.04%) Test Management
7 5 (7.04%) Time Management
8 4 (5.63%) Investment Management
8 4 (5.63%) User Stories
8 4 (5.63%) Coaching
8 4 (5.63%) Software Testing
8 4 (5.63%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.63%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) Python
2 31 (43.66%) Java
3 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
4 16 (22.54%) SQL
4 16 (22.54%) Ruby
5 15 (21.13%) Bash Shell
6 11 (15.49%) Shell Script
7 10 (14.08%) C++
8 8 (11.27%) PHP
9 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
10 5 (7.04%) C
11 4 (5.63%) Groovy
12 3 (4.23%) sed
12 3 (4.23%) C#
12 3 (4.23%) Korn
13 2 (2.82%) Lisp
14 1 (1.41%) Fortran
14 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.41%) VBScript
14 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (40.85%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) ISTQB
2 7 (9.86%) ISEB
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.82%) PhD
3 2 (2.82%) CCNA
3 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (32.39%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) SLA
3 2 (2.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) NFS
2 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.82%) KVM
3 2 (2.82%) Xen
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (4.23%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.23%) Netcool
1 3 (4.23%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.41%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Oracle
2 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.45%) VMware
5 4 (5.63%) Informatica
6 3 (4.23%) IBM
7 2 (2.82%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.41%) Veritas
8 1 (1.41%) Sun
8 1 (1.41%) Cisco
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 12 days ago