The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 80 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-40 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 34 51 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.02% 4.55% 4.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.38% 8.61% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 49
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £59,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
777 592 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.20% 52.86% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 546 366 577
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
Scotland

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 16 April 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 56 (59.57%) Python
2 53 (56.38%) SQL
3 51 (54.26%) Linux
4 33 (35.11%) Java
5 29 (30.85%) Oracle
6 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
7 24 (25.53%) Shell Script
7 24 (25.53%) VMware
7 24 (25.53%) Ruby
8 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
8 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
8 22 (23.40%) HTML
8 22 (23.40%) Windows
9 21 (22.34%) CSS
10 20 (21.28%) Finance
10 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
11 19 (20.21%) jQuery
11 19 (20.21%) PL/SQL
12 18 (19.15%) SAS
12 18 (19.15%) Lisp
13 17 (18.09%) HTML5
14 16 (17.02%) GitHub
14 16 (17.02%) Product Management
14 16 (17.02%) JSON
14 16 (17.02%) Banking
14 16 (17.02%) Retail
15 15 (15.96%) JIRA
15 15 (15.96%) Ruby on Rails
15 15 (15.96%) Mathematics

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 18 (19.15%) SAS
2 8 (8.51%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.45%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.26%) Apache
5 3 (3.19%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.19%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (2.13%) CMS
6 2 (2.13%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.06%) nginx
7 1 (1.06%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.06%) Node.js
7 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.02%) GitHub
2 6 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.32%) Firewall
3 2 (2.13%) HTTP
4 1 (1.06%) LDAP
4 1 (1.06%) SMTP
4 1 (1.06%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) SSL
4 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) MongoDB
2 14 (14.89%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
4 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database
5 8 (8.51%) MySQL
6 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.26%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.13%) Informix
7 2 (2.13%) MS Access
7 2 (2.13%) Big Data
8 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.06%) OLTP
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.96%) JIRA
3 9 (9.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.13%) ClearQuest
4 2 (2.13%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.13%) Subversion
4 2 (2.13%) Ant
4 2 (2.13%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.13%) Gradle
5 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.06%) Hudson
5 1 (1.06%) Firebug
General
1 20 (21.28%) Finance
2 16 (17.02%) Banking
2 16 (17.02%) Retail
3 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.13%) Electronics
4 2 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Software Engineer
2 13 (13.83%) Architect
3 12 (12.77%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (10.64%) Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Software Architect
5 9 (9.57%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Junior Software Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Development Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Junior
7 7 (7.45%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.45%) Graduate
8 5 (5.32%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (5.32%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Team Leader
9 4 (4.26%) Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Administrator
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.40%) HTML
2 21 (22.34%) CSS
3 19 (20.21%) jQuery
4 17 (18.09%) HTML5
5 16 (17.02%) JSON
6 15 (15.96%) Ruby on Rails
7 13 (13.83%) Django
7 13 (13.83%) PostGIS
7 13 (13.83%) AngularJS
8 11 (11.70%) Java EE
8 11 (11.70%) XML
9 6 (6.38%) Web Services
10 4 (4.26%) .NET
10 4 (4.26%) Ajax
10 4 (4.26%) JMS
11 3 (3.19%) JDBC
11 3 (3.19%) JSP
11 3 (3.19%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.19%) Spring
11 3 (3.19%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.96%) Mathematics
3 14 (14.89%) Artificial Intelligence
4 13 (13.83%) GIS
5 9 (9.57%) CLARiiON
6 3 (3.19%) PDA
7 1 (1.06%) Physics
7 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 51 (54.26%) Linux
2 22 (23.40%) Windows
3 14 (14.89%) UNIX
4 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.32%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.26%) OS/2
8 3 (3.19%) Debian
9 2 (2.13%) AIX
10 1 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
2 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.02%) Product Management
4 15 (15.96%) Scrum
5 13 (13.83%) ITIL
6 12 (12.77%) OO
7 9 (9.57%) Service Management
8 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.32%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.32%) Software Architecture
11 4 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (4.26%) Multithreading
11 4 (4.26%) Workflow
11 4 (4.26%) Migration
11 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.26%) ERP
11 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (59.57%) Python
2 53 (56.38%) SQL
3 33 (35.11%) Java
4 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 24 (25.53%) Shell Script
5 24 (25.53%) Ruby
6 19 (20.21%) PL/SQL
7 18 (19.15%) Lisp
8 10 (10.64%) C#
9 9 (9.57%) PowerShell
10 8 (8.51%) Bash Shell
11 6 (6.38%) PHP
12 3 (3.19%) C++
12 3 (3.19%) Jython
13 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (1.06%) C
14 1 (1.06%) VBScript
14 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) PhD
2 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.51%) Degree
4 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.57%) XenApp
2 9 (9.57%) XenDesktop
2 9 (9.57%) vSphere
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.13%) Samba
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.06%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) SCOM
2 5 (5.32%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.32%) Nagios
2 5 (5.32%) Puppet
2 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.26%) ZABBIX
4 3 (3.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.13%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (2.13%) SCCM
6 1 (1.06%) Munin
6 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (30.85%) Oracle
2 24 (25.53%) VMware
3 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
4 13 (13.83%) Citrix
5 10 (10.64%) Fujitsu
6 9 (9.57%) Symantec
6 9 (9.57%) NetApp
6 9 (9.57%) EMC
7 8 (8.51%) JBoss
8 6 (6.38%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.32%) IBM
10 4 (4.26%) Cisco
10 4 (4.26%) New Relic
11 3 (3.19%) CA
12 2 (2.13%) TIBCO
12 2 (2.13%) HP
13 1 (1.06%) PeopleSoft
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