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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 70 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Perl 27 52 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.17% 3.93% 4.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.93% 8.41% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 21
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £46,000
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
548 618 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 44.02% 46.68% 49.90%
Number of salaries quoted 321 423 538
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 27 May 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (68.97%) Linux
2 35 (60.34%) Java
3 26 (44.83%) Apache
4 25 (43.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (41.38%) Software Engineering
6 22 (37.93%) Computer Science
7 19 (32.76%) Unix
8 18 (31.03%) MySQL
8 18 (31.03%) Degree
9 17 (29.31%) Tomcat
10 16 (27.59%) Python
10 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
11 15 (25.86%) SQL
12 14 (24.14%) Finance
12 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (24.14%) C++
13 13 (22.41%) Web Services
13 13 (22.41%) Red Hat
13 13 (22.41%) Debian
13 13 (22.41%) Project Management
13 13 (22.41%) High Availability
13 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
14 12 (20.69%) LAMP
14 12 (20.69%) OO
15 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
15 11 (18.97%) Relational Database
15 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
16 10 (17.24%) Puppet
16 10 (17.24%) Quality Management

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 26 (44.83%) Apache
2 17 (29.31%) Tomcat
3 9 (15.52%) JBoss
4 5 (8.62%) SAS
5 3 (5.17%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.72%) Node.js
7 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Internet
2 4 (6.90%) HTTP
2 4 (6.90%) SSL
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) SMTP
3 1 (1.72%) SSH
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) MySQL
2 11 (18.97%) Relational Database
3 10 (17.24%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.72%) Big Data
7 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.72%) HBase
7 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.72%) OLAP
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Front Office
3 2 (3.45%) Back Office
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Games
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Administrator
4 8 (13.79%) Java Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) AIX Administrator
7 5 (8.62%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Graduate
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Programmer
9 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) Web Services
2 12 (20.69%) LAMP
3 10 (17.24%) CGI
3 10 (17.24%) JSP
3 10 (17.24%) Servlets
3 10 (17.24%) SOAP
4 8 (13.79%) Middleware
5 6 (10.34%) Spring
6 3 (5.17%) .NET
6 3 (5.17%) Android SDK
6 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.17%) Java EE
6 3 (5.17%) JSON
7 2 (3.45%) CSS
7 2 (3.45%) ELK Stack
7 2 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (3.45%) jQuery
8 1 (1.72%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.72%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.17%) Physics
6 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.45%) Graphic Design
6 2 (3.45%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (68.97%) Linux
2 25 (43.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (32.76%) Unix
4 13 (22.41%) Debian
5 9 (15.52%) Windows
6 8 (13.79%) AIX
7 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.17%) Android
9 2 (3.45%) Solaris
9 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
10 1 (1.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) High Availability
3 13 (22.41%) Project Management
4 12 (20.69%) OO
5 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
6 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
6 10 (17.24%) Quality Management
7 5 (8.62%) SDLC
8 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.90%) DevOps
8 4 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.90%) Scrum
8 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Web Development
9 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.17%) ETL
9 3 (5.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) Java
2 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
2 16 (27.59%) Python
3 15 (25.86%) SQL
4 14 (24.14%) C++
5 8 (13.79%) Korn
5 8 (13.79%) Ruby
6 7 (12.07%) C
6 7 (12.07%) PHP
7 6 (10.34%) C#
7 6 (10.34%) PL/SQL
8 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.62%) Lisp
8 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.45%) Scala
11 1 (1.72%) Tcl
11 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Squid
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) Docker
3 2 (3.45%) iptables
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) NFS
4 1 (1.72%) Postfix
4 1 (1.72%) Samba
4 1 (1.72%) Varnish
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) Puppet
2 4 (6.90%) Nagios
3 2 (3.45%) Graphite
3 2 (3.45%) Opsview
4 1 (1.72%) Ansible
4 1 (1.72%) Munin
4 1 (1.72%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Red Hat
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.34%) Informatica
5 4 (6.90%) VMware
6 3 (5.17%) Apple
6 3 (5.17%) CA
6 3 (5.17%) IBM
6 3 (5.17%) Sybase
7 2 (3.45%) Charles River
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco
7 2 (3.45%) F5
7 2 (3.45%) Intel
8 1 (1.72%) IronPort
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