The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 66 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 29 59 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.43% 4.18% 3.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.61% 9.22% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 18
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,900 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,700 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
517 640 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.41% 45.33% 51.88%
Number of salaries quoted 313 426 560
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Perl.

1 40 (63.49%) Linux
2 33 (52.38%) Java
3 24 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 22 (34.92%) Apache
4 22 (34.92%) Finance
5 21 (33.33%) SQL
5 21 (33.33%) Unix
5 21 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (30.16%) Computer Science
7 18 (28.57%) Python
8 17 (26.98%) Oracle
9 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
10 15 (23.81%) C++
10 15 (23.81%) Tomcat
10 15 (23.81%) Red Hat
11 14 (22.22%) Degree
12 13 (20.63%) MySQL
13 12 (19.05%) Informatica
13 12 (19.05%) Shell Script
13 12 (19.05%) High Availability
14 11 (17.46%) Debian
15 10 (15.87%) Project Management
15 10 (15.87%) Web Services
15 10 (15.87%) PL/SQL
15 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
15 10 (15.87%) Korn
16 9 (14.29%) Ruby
16 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
16 9 (14.29%) OO

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 22 (34.92%) Apache
2 15 (23.81%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.29%) JBoss
4 6 (9.52%) SAS
5 5 (7.94%) IIS
6 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
7 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.59%) CICS
8 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.59%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.59%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) Internet
2 4 (6.35%) HTTP
2 4 (6.35%) SSL
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.59%) LDAP
3 1 (1.59%) Network Security
3 1 (1.59%) SMTP
3 1 (1.59%) SSH
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) MySQL
2 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 7 (11.11%) HBase
3 7 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.94%) Big Data
5 5 (7.94%) OLAP
5 5 (7.94%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.17%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.59%) DB2
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 22 (34.92%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Games
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
2 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Front Office
5 2 (3.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Software Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Java Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Administrator
5 6 (9.52%) Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
6 5 (7.94%) AIX Administrator
6 5 (7.94%) Data Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Programmer
8 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Web Services
2 9 (14.29%) Middleware
3 8 (12.70%) LAMP
4 7 (11.11%) CGI
4 7 (11.11%) JSP
4 7 (11.11%) Servlets
4 7 (11.11%) SOAP
5 5 (7.94%) REST
5 5 (7.94%) Spring
6 3 (4.76%) .NET
6 3 (4.76%) Android SDK
6 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.76%) Java EE
6 3 (4.76%) JSON
7 2 (3.17%) CSS
7 2 (3.17%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (3.17%) jQuery
8 1 (1.59%) ISPF
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.76%) Physics
5 2 (3.17%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.17%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) PKI
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (63.49%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 21 (33.33%) Unix
3 11 (17.46%) Debian
4 9 (14.29%) Windows
5 6 (9.52%) AIX
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.76%) Android
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
8 2 (3.17%) CentOS
9 1 (1.59%) Solaris
9 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.05%) High Availability
4 10 (15.87%) Project Management
5 9 (14.29%) ETL
5 9 (14.29%) OO
6 8 (12.70%) Automated Testing
7 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 7 (11.11%) Scrum
8 5 (7.94%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 5 (7.94%) Data Architecture
8 5 (7.94%) Data Governance
8 5 (7.94%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.94%) Kanban
8 5 (7.94%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (7.94%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (7.94%) Physical Data Model
8 5 (7.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) Java
2 21 (33.33%) SQL
3 18 (28.57%) Python
4 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
5 15 (23.81%) C++
6 12 (19.05%) Shell Script
7 10 (15.87%) Korn
7 10 (15.87%) PL/SQL
8 9 (14.29%) Ruby
9 7 (11.11%) PHP
10 6 (9.52%) C
10 6 (9.52%) C#
10 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
10 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
11 5 (7.94%) Lisp
12 2 (3.17%) Bourne shell
12 2 (3.17%) VBScript
13 1 (1.59%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.59%) JCL
13 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) PhD
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Squid
2 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.59%) Docker
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) iptables
3 1 (1.59%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (1.59%) NFS
3 1 (1.59%) RACF
3 1 (1.59%) Samba
3 1 (1.59%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) Nagios
3 1 (1.59%) Ansible
3 1 (1.59%) Graphite
3 1 (1.59%) Munin
3 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) Opsview
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) zSecure
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Oracle
2 15 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 12 (19.05%) Informatica
4 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
5 6 (9.52%) CA
6 4 (6.35%) IBM
6 4 (6.35%) Sybase
6 4 (6.35%) VMware
7 3 (4.76%) Apple
8 2 (3.17%) Charles River
8 2 (3.17%) Cloudera
8 2 (3.17%) Intel
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco
9 1 (1.59%) F5
9 1 (1.59%) IronPort
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago