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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 63 81 40
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -41
Permanent jobs citing Perl 37 37 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.71% 2.22% 4.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.86% 4.77% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 31
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
631 775 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.23% 46.52% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 431 543 358
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 20 April 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 39 (61.90%) Linux
2 28 (44.44%) Python
3 24 (38.10%) Java
4 20 (31.75%) Apache
5 19 (30.16%) SQL
5 19 (30.16%) Degree
6 18 (28.57%) UNIX
7 17 (26.98%) Computer Science
8 15 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 15 (23.81%) MySQL
8 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 14 (22.22%) Tomcat
9 14 (22.22%) QA
10 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell
10 13 (20.63%) Mentoring
10 13 (20.63%) Finance
11 12 (19.05%) Web Services
11 12 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
12 11 (17.46%) OO
12 11 (17.46%) Oracle
13 10 (15.87%) Windows
13 10 (15.87%) Debian
13 10 (15.87%) Ruby
14 9 (14.29%) Automated Testing
14 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (14.29%) Banking
14 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
14 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
14 9 (14.29%) JBoss

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 20 (31.75%) Apache
2 14 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.29%) JBoss
4 4 (6.35%) SAS
5 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.17%) nginx
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.59%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) Internet
2 6 (9.52%) HTTP
2 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.94%) Firewall
4 4 (6.35%) DNS
5 3 (4.76%) SSL
5 3 (4.76%) LDAP
5 3 (4.76%) SMTP
6 2 (3.17%) LAN
6 2 (3.17%) WAN
7 1 (1.59%) Wireless
7 1 (1.59%) WiMAX
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.59%) VoIP
7 1 (1.59%) DHCP
7 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.59%) IPv6
7 1 (1.59%) VPN
7 1 (1.59%) 802.11
7 1 (1.59%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) MySQL
2 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
3 9 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) Informix
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) JIRA
2 3 (4.76%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.17%) Selenium
3 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.17%) FogBugz
3 2 (3.17%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.59%) Firebug
4 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) JUnit
4 1 (1.59%) JMeter
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Front Office
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Developer
1 12 (19.05%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) Junior
3 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.11%) Administrator
4 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Test Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Graduate
7 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Junior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Perl Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) Web Services
2 9 (14.29%) HTML
3 8 (12.70%) SOAP
4 6 (9.52%) CSS
4 6 (9.52%) JSP
4 6 (9.52%) Servlets
4 6 (9.52%) CGI
5 5 (7.94%) XML
5 5 (7.94%) Spring
5 5 (7.94%) HTML5
5 5 (7.94%) CSS3
6 4 (6.35%) Restlet
6 4 (6.35%) JAX-RS
6 4 (6.35%) Middleware
6 4 (6.35%) Spring MVC
7 3 (4.76%) Regular Expression
8 2 (3.17%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.59%) jQuery
9 1 (1.59%) RESTful
9 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Physics
3 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.35%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Statistics
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) EPoS
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) iSeries
5 1 (1.59%) Open Source
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
5 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) Linux
2 18 (28.57%) UNIX
3 12 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (15.87%) Windows
4 10 (15.87%) Debian
5 7 (11.11%) Solaris
6 3 (4.76%) CentOS
6 3 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.17%) AIX
8 1 (1.59%) Fedora
8 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 13 (20.63%) Mentoring
3 11 (17.46%) OO
4 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 9 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 7 (11.11%) Project Management
6 6 (9.52%) Investment Management
7 5 (7.94%) Asset Management
7 5 (7.94%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.94%) Test Management
8 4 (6.35%) Wealth Management
8 4 (6.35%) ETL
8 4 (6.35%) MVC
8 4 (6.35%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (6.35%) Time Management
8 4 (6.35%) Coaching
8 4 (6.35%) People Management
8 4 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) Python
2 24 (38.10%) Java
3 19 (30.16%) SQL
4 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell
6 10 (15.87%) Ruby
7 8 (12.70%) Shell Script
7 8 (12.70%) C++
7 8 (12.70%) PHP
8 7 (11.11%) PL/SQL
9 6 (9.52%) C#
10 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
11 4 (6.35%) Lisp
11 4 (6.35%) Groovy
12 3 (4.76%) Korn
12 3 (4.76%) C
12 3 (4.76%) sed
13 1 (1.59%) C-shell
13 1 (1.59%) VBScript
13 1 (1.59%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) ISEB
3 5 (7.94%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.35%) PhD
5 2 (3.17%) CCNA
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) NFS
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) Xen
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) KVM
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Puppet
1 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.35%) Ansible
2 4 (6.35%) Capistrano
3 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.94%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) Informatica
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco
5 2 (3.17%) Charles River
5 2 (3.17%) Perforce
5 2 (3.17%) F5
5 2 (3.17%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.59%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum £30-50k depending on experience plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Impressive Benefits Structure
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 33 days holiday, healthcare, pensi
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
RightScale
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Great Holidays
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Great Holidays
Posted: 19 days ago