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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 53 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 53 59 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.56% 4.87% 4.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 8.74% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 36
Average salary £35,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £26,400 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £48,250 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,825 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
795 675 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.43% 55.69% 48.02%
Number of salaries quoted 556 446 411
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 28 July 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 62 (61.39%) Linux
2 52 (51.49%) Python
2 52 (51.49%) SQL
3 49 (48.51%) UNIX
4 48 (47.52%) Java
5 39 (38.61%) Computer Science
6 35 (34.65%) JavaScript
7 31 (30.69%) Oracle
8 28 (27.72%) Ruby
8 28 (27.72%) Degree
9 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (25.74%) Software Engineering
10 26 (25.74%) C++
10 26 (25.74%) HTML
11 25 (24.75%) Automated Testing
12 24 (23.76%) Windows
12 24 (23.76%) OO
13 23 (22.77%) C#
14 22 (21.78%) QA
15 21 (20.79%) HTML5
15 21 (20.79%) CSS
16 18 (17.82%) Internet
17 16 (15.84%) LESS
17 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
18 15 (14.85%) Finance
18 15 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (14.85%) Cloud Computing
19 14 (13.86%) Relational Database
19 14 (13.86%) VMware
19 14 (13.86%) RDBMS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (9.90%) Apache
2 8 (7.92%) Node.js
2 8 (7.92%) SAS
3 5 (4.95%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.99%) CMS
6 1 (0.99%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.99%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 10 (9.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.85%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.82%) Internet
2 4 (3.96%) Firewall
3 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.98%) VPN
3 2 (1.98%) VoIP
4 1 (0.99%) SMTP
4 1 (0.99%) HTTP
4 1 (0.99%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) Relational Database
1 14 (13.86%) RDBMS
2 10 (9.90%) MySQL
3 8 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.94%) Big Data
5 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (4.95%) OLTP
6 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (4.95%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.98%) Informix
7 2 (1.98%) MS Access
8 1 (0.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.91%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.94%) JIRA
4 4 (3.96%) Bugzilla
4 4 (3.96%) FogBugz
5 3 (2.97%) Selenium
5 3 (2.97%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.98%) RubyMine
6 2 (1.98%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.98%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.98%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (14.85%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) French Language
5 1 (0.99%) German Language
Job Titles
1 31 (30.69%) Software Engineer
2 17 (16.83%) Developer
2 17 (16.83%) Development Engineer
3 13 (12.87%) Software Development Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) Administrator
5 7 (6.93%) Graduate
5 7 (6.93%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) Junior
5 7 (6.93%) DBA
5 7 (6.93%) Junior Software Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) Applications Support
6 5 (4.95%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Software Development Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Development Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) QA Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (2.97%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.74%) HTML
2 21 (20.79%) HTML5
2 21 (20.79%) CSS
3 16 (15.84%) LESS
4 13 (12.87%) CSS3
5 9 (8.91%) jQuery
6 8 (7.92%) Sass
6 8 (7.92%) Java EE
6 8 (7.92%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (7.92%) Web Services
6 8 (7.92%) XML
6 8 (7.92%) .NET
7 7 (6.93%) JSP
7 7 (6.93%) Sinatra
8 6 (5.94%) SOAP
9 5 (4.95%) CGI
9 5 (4.95%) Servlets
10 3 (2.97%) JDBC
10 3 (2.97%) Spring
11 2 (1.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (38.61%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (6.93%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.95%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.97%) Open Source
5 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.99%) EPoS
6 1 (0.99%) Firmware
6 1 (0.99%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 62 (61.39%) Linux
2 49 (48.51%) UNIX
3 24 (23.76%) Windows
4 10 (9.90%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.92%) Debian
6 3 (2.97%) Android
7 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.98%) OS/2
7 2 (1.98%) AIX
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.74%) Software Engineering
3 25 (24.75%) Automated Testing
4 24 (23.76%) OO
5 15 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (12.87%) Refactoring
6 13 (12.87%) Business Analysis
6 13 (12.87%) Web Development
7 11 (10.89%) Performance Management
8 10 (9.90%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (9.90%) Six Sigma
8 10 (9.90%) Service Management
9 9 (8.91%) Software Architecture
10 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
11 5 (4.95%) Statistical Analysis
11 5 (4.95%) Database Security
11 5 (4.95%) Database Tuning
12 4 (3.96%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (51.49%) Python
1 52 (51.49%) SQL
2 48 (47.52%) Java
3 35 (34.65%) JavaScript
4 28 (27.72%) Ruby
5 26 (25.74%) C++
6 23 (22.77%) C#
7 13 (12.87%) PL/SQL
7 13 (12.87%) Objective-C
8 12 (11.88%) Shell Script
9 10 (9.90%) C
10 9 (8.91%) Bash Shell
11 8 (7.92%) CoffeeScript
11 8 (7.92%) Lisp
12 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
13 4 (3.96%) PHP
14 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.97%) Jython
15 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 28 (27.72%) Degree
2 13 (12.87%) Postgraduate
3 8 (7.92%) PhD
4 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.78%) QA
2 5 (4.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.98%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.98%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (1.98%) Salt
3 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.98%) Puppet
3 2 (1.98%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.98%) SCCM
3 2 (1.98%) SCOM
3 2 (1.98%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (1.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.98%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (30.69%) Oracle
2 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.86%) VMware
4 5 (4.95%) IBM
4 5 (4.95%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (3.96%) Citrix
5 4 (3.96%) Cisco
6 3 (2.97%) JBoss
6 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.97%) Google
7 2 (1.98%) New Relic
7 2 (1.98%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.98%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.98%) Greenplum
7 2 (1.98%) McAfee
7 2 (1.98%) HP
7 2 (1.98%) Sybase
8 1 (0.99%) SAP
8 1 (0.99%) Dell
8 1 (0.99%) CA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Solutions Driven Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Compensation + Benefits Available
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago