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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 56 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 55 47 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.50% 3.19% 3.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.25% 6.15% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 31
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
667 764 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.48% 51.80% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 444 550 409
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 76 (68.47%) Linux
2 66 (59.46%) Java
3 58 (52.25%) Apache
4 48 (43.24%) Tomcat
5 47 (42.34%) MySQL
6 42 (37.84%) Python
7 38 (34.23%) SQL
7 38 (34.23%) Web Services
8 36 (32.43%) RDBMS
8 36 (32.43%) Relational Database
9 33 (29.73%) Degree
10 32 (28.83%) QA
10 32 (28.83%) Software Engineering
10 32 (28.83%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (27.93%) SOAP
12 30 (27.03%) Computer Science
12 30 (27.03%) Git (software)
12 30 (27.03%) Bash Shell
13 29 (26.13%) Debian
14 27 (24.32%) Configuration Management
14 27 (24.32%) JSP
14 27 (24.32%) Servlets
14 27 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 26 (23.42%) Oracle
16 25 (22.52%) Finance
17 23 (20.72%) PHP
17 23 (20.72%) OO
17 23 (20.72%) Automated Testing
18 22 (19.82%) C#
18 22 (19.82%) Internet

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 58 (52.25%) Apache
2 48 (43.24%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.81%) JBoss
4 10 (9.01%) CMS
5 8 (7.21%) SAS
6 5 (4.50%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.90%) nginx
8 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) SPSS
2 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.50%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.50%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.90%) SaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.82%) Internet
2 2 (1.80%) HTTP
2 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.80%) Network Security
3 1 (0.90%) NAS
3 1 (0.90%) DNS
3 1 (0.90%) SSL
3 1 (0.90%) SAN
3 1 (0.90%) Firewall
3 1 (0.90%) Wireless
3 1 (0.90%) VoIP
3 1 (0.90%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (42.34%) MySQL
2 36 (32.43%) RDBMS
2 36 (32.43%) Relational Database
3 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.91%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (8.11%) NoSQL
6 7 (6.31%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.41%) DB2
8 5 (4.50%) HBase
8 5 (4.50%) Mahout
8 5 (4.50%) Big Data
8 5 (4.50%) Sqoop
8 5 (4.50%) Triplestore
8 5 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (4.50%) Pentaho
8 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.50%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.90%) Informix
Development Applications
1 30 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.31%) HttpUnit
2 7 (6.31%) JUnit
2 7 (6.31%) JMeter
3 5 (4.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.70%) JIRA
6 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.90%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.90%) Subversion
6 1 (0.90%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.90%) FogBugz
General
1 25 (22.52%) Finance
2 13 (11.71%) Banking
3 1 (0.90%) Retail
3 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.90%) Marketing
3 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.90%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (36.04%) Developer
2 31 (27.93%) Java Developer
3 24 (21.62%) Analyst
4 14 (12.61%) Test Analyst
4 14 (12.61%) Administrator
5 11 (9.91%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (8.11%) Software Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (7.21%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Technical Test Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Big Data Architect
10 5 (4.50%) Architect
10 5 (4.50%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (34.23%) Web Services
2 31 (27.93%) SOAP
3 27 (24.32%) JSP
3 27 (24.32%) Servlets
4 22 (19.82%) CGI
5 18 (16.22%) XML
6 16 (14.41%) .NET
7 15 (13.51%) HTML
8 11 (9.91%) Spring
8 11 (9.91%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (8.11%) J2EE
10 7 (6.31%) Hibernate
10 7 (6.31%) JPA
10 7 (6.31%) RESTful
11 5 (4.50%) MLlib
12 4 (3.60%) HTML5
12 4 (3.60%) CSS
13 3 (2.70%) CSS3
13 3 (2.70%) Gherkin
14 2 (1.80%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 32 (28.83%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (27.03%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.91%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.50%) W3C
5 4 (3.60%) Replication
6 3 (2.70%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (2.70%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.80%) iSeries
8 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.90%) Clustering
8 1 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.90%) EPoS
8 1 (0.90%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 76 (68.47%) Linux
2 29 (26.13%) Debian
3 27 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (18.02%) Windows
5 18 (16.22%) UNIX
6 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.41%) Android
7 4 (3.60%) Solaris
8 1 (0.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.83%) Software Engineering
2 27 (24.32%) Configuration Management
3 23 (20.72%) OO
3 23 (20.72%) Automated Testing
4 22 (19.82%) Mentoring
5 19 (17.12%) Open Source
6 18 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (13.51%) Software Testing
8 14 (12.61%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (11.71%) Project Management
10 11 (9.91%) Quality Management
10 11 (9.91%) PRINCE2
10 11 (9.91%) Migration
10 11 (9.91%) DevOps
11 10 (9.01%) Web Application Development
11 10 (9.01%) Content Management
12 9 (8.11%) ETL
13 8 (7.21%) Web Development
14 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (6.31%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (59.46%) Java
2 42 (37.84%) Python
3 38 (34.23%) SQL
4 30 (27.03%) Bash Shell
5 23 (20.72%) PHP
6 22 (19.82%) C#
7 21 (18.92%) Ruby
8 13 (11.71%) PowerShell
9 10 (9.01%) C++
10 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
11 6 (5.41%) PL/SQL
11 6 (5.41%) Korn
12 5 (4.50%) C
12 5 (4.50%) R
13 4 (3.60%) Scala
14 3 (2.70%) Lisp
14 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.80%) Tcl
15 2 (1.80%) sed
16 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (29.73%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.70%) PhD
4 2 (1.80%) ISEB
5 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (28.83%) QA
2 5 (4.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.50%) Apache Flume
3 4 (3.60%) Docker
4 3 (2.70%) NFS
5 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.90%) Firmware
6 1 (0.90%) Xen
6 1 (0.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (13.51%) Puppet
1 15 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (8.11%) Ansible
2 9 (8.11%) Capistrano
3 4 (3.60%) Opsview
3 4 (3.60%) Graphite
3 4 (3.60%) Nagios
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.80%) WSUS
4 2 (1.80%) SCCM
4 2 (1.80%) SCOM
4 2 (1.80%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (23.42%) Oracle
2 22 (19.82%) VMware
3 11 (9.91%) Red Hat
4 10 (9.01%) F5
5 8 (7.21%) Alterian
6 7 (6.31%) Informatica
7 5 (4.50%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (4.50%) Teradata
7 5 (4.50%) Cognos
7 5 (4.50%) Cisco
7 5 (4.50%) Netezza
7 5 (4.50%) Greenplum
7 5 (4.50%) Vertica
7 5 (4.50%) Talend
8 4 (3.60%) Perforce
9 3 (2.70%) NetApp
9 3 (2.70%) Charles River
9 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.70%) EMC
10 2 (1.80%) Citrix
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