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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 67 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Perl 28 60 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.33% 4.11% 3.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.35% 9.06% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 19
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,700 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £79,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
523 662 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.55% 45.37% 52.85%
Number of salaries quoted 352 454 553
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 38 (61.29%) Linux
2 27 (43.55%) Java
3 24 (38.71%) SQL
3 24 (38.71%) Finance
3 24 (38.71%) Software Engineering
4 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (35.48%) Oracle
4 22 (35.48%) Unix
5 18 (29.03%) Informatica
6 17 (27.42%) Apache
6 17 (27.42%) Python
7 16 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
8 15 (24.19%) ETL
8 15 (24.19%) Shell Script
9 14 (22.58%) C++
10 13 (20.97%) PL/SQL
10 13 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (20.97%) Red Hat
10 13 (20.97%) Hadoop
10 13 (20.97%) Bash Shell
10 13 (20.97%) Apache Hive
10 13 (20.97%) HBase
11 11 (17.74%) High Availability
11 11 (17.74%) Degree
12 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
13 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
13 9 (14.52%) MySQL
13 9 (14.52%) Middleware
14 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling

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 17 (27.42%) Apache
2 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.90%) JBoss
4 6 (9.68%) SAS
5 4 (6.45%) IIS
6 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
7 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.61%) CICS
8 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.61%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
1 4 (6.45%) SSL
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.61%) LDAP
2 1 (1.61%) Network Security
2 1 (1.61%) SMTP
2 1 (1.61%) SSH
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) Apache Hive
1 13 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (20.97%) Hadoop
1 13 (20.97%) HBase
2 9 (14.52%) MySQL
3 8 (12.90%) Big Data
3 8 (12.90%) MongoDB
3 8 (12.90%) OLAP
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (8.06%) PowerCenter
4 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.61%) DB2
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Games
2 8 (12.90%) Retail
2 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Front Office
5 2 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Software Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) Architect
3 8 (12.90%) Data Architect
3 8 (12.90%) Java Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Administrator
5 6 (9.68%) Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) AIX Administrator
6 5 (8.06%) Data Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.84%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Java Programmer
8 3 (4.84%) Programmer
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) Middleware
2 8 (12.90%) REST
3 5 (8.06%) LAMP
3 5 (8.06%) Web Services
4 4 (6.45%) CGI
4 4 (6.45%) JSP
4 4 (6.45%) Servlets
4 4 (6.45%) SOAP
4 4 (6.45%) Spring
5 3 (4.84%) Android SDK
5 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.84%) JSON
6 2 (3.23%) CSS
6 2 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (3.23%) HTML
6 2 (3.23%) Java EE
6 2 (3.23%) jQuery
7 1 (1.61%) .NET
7 1 (1.61%) ISPF
7 1 (1.61%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.06%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.84%) Physics
5 2 (3.23%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.23%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.61%) PKI
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (61.29%) Linux
2 22 (35.48%) Unix
3 16 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.90%) Debian
4 8 (12.90%) Windows
5 5 (8.06%) AIX
6 4 (6.45%) Android
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.23%) CentOS
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.61%) Solaris
8 1 (1.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Software Engineering
2 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (24.19%) ETL
4 11 (17.74%) High Availability
5 8 (12.90%) Data Architecture
5 8 (12.90%) Data Governance
5 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling
5 8 (12.90%) Kanban
5 8 (12.90%) Logical Data Model
5 8 (12.90%) Physical Data Model
5 8 (12.90%) Scrum
6 7 (11.29%) Project Management
7 6 (9.68%) OO
8 5 (8.06%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 5 (8.06%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (6.45%) Automated Testing
9 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) Java
2 24 (38.71%) SQL
3 17 (27.42%) Python
4 15 (24.19%) Shell Script
5 14 (22.58%) C++
6 13 (20.97%) Bash Shell
6 13 (20.97%) PL/SQL
7 8 (12.90%) Korn
8 6 (9.68%) C
8 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
8 6 (9.68%) PHP
8 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
8 6 (9.68%) Ruby
9 5 (8.06%) C#
9 5 (8.06%) Lisp
10 2 (3.23%) Bourne shell
10 2 (3.23%) VBScript
11 1 (1.61%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.61%) REXX
11 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) PhD
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Squid
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.61%) iptables
3 1 (1.61%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (1.61%) NFS
3 1 (1.61%) RACF
3 1 (1.61%) Samba
3 1 (1.61%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Ansible
2 1 (1.61%) Munin
2 1 (1.61%) Nagios
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) zSecure
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Oracle
2 18 (29.03%) Informatica
3 13 (20.97%) Red Hat
4 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (9.68%) CA
6 5 (8.06%) Cloudera
7 4 (6.45%) IBM
7 4 (6.45%) Sybase
7 4 (6.45%) VMware
8 3 (4.84%) Apple
9 2 (3.23%) Charles River
9 2 (3.23%) Intel
10 1 (1.61%) IronPort
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