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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 68 83 57
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Permanent jobs citing Perl 29 22 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.28% 1.63% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.49% 3.42% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 26
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,200 £48,187
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
528 644 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.51% 47.81% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 373 476 471
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 70 (79.55%) Linux
2 51 (57.95%) Apache
3 49 (55.68%) Java
4 42 (47.73%) Tomcat
5 33 (37.50%) Python
5 33 (37.50%) MySQL
6 31 (35.23%) Git (software)
7 30 (34.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (34.09%) Bash Shell
8 26 (29.55%) High Availability
9 25 (28.41%) Degree
9 25 (28.41%) DevOps
10 24 (27.27%) Ruby
10 24 (27.27%) Puppet
10 24 (27.27%) Debian
11 23 (26.14%) LAMP
11 23 (26.14%) Unix
12 22 (25.00%) Configuration Management
12 22 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 21 (23.86%) Software Engineering
13 21 (23.86%) Nagios
13 21 (23.86%) Web Services
14 20 (22.73%) RDBMS
14 20 (22.73%) Relational Database
14 20 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (21.59%) Mentoring
16 18 (20.45%) SOAP
16 18 (20.45%) Project Management
16 18 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (19.32%) Open Source

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 51 (57.95%) Apache
2 42 (47.73%) Tomcat
3 15 (17.05%) JBoss
4 5 (5.68%) IIS
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.27%) nginx
5 2 (2.27%) Node.js
6 1 (1.14%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) GitHub
2 1 (1.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) Internet
2 8 (9.09%) SSL
3 4 (4.55%) Firewall
3 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.41%) DNS
4 3 (3.41%) HTTP
4 3 (3.41%) Intranet
4 3 (3.41%) SSH
5 2 (2.27%) SMTP
5 2 (2.27%) Wireless
6 1 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.50%) MySQL
2 20 (22.73%) RDBMS
2 20 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.14%) GIS
5 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.14%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 31 (35.23%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.68%) Subversion
4 3 (3.41%) JIRA
5 2 (2.27%) Maven
6 1 (1.14%) JUnit
6 1 (1.14%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Marketing
4 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Back Office
5 1 (1.14%) Front Office
5 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Developer
2 21 (23.86%) Administrator
3 15 (17.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (15.91%) Operations Engineer
4 14 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (14.77%) Software Engineer
6 11 (12.50%) Java Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) Analyst
7 9 (10.23%) Java Developer
7 9 (10.23%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 8 (9.09%) Support Engineer
9 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.95%) Senior Java Engineer
9 7 (7.95%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 7 (7.95%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (6.82%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.14%) LAMP
2 21 (23.86%) Web Services
3 18 (20.45%) SOAP
4 16 (18.18%) CGI
4 16 (18.18%) JSP
5 14 (15.91%) Servlets
6 13 (14.77%) Spring
7 12 (13.64%) ELK Stack
8 7 (7.95%) Middleware
9 6 (6.82%) .NET
9 6 (6.82%) Java EE
10 4 (4.55%) jQuery
10 4 (4.55%) Regular Expression
10 4 (4.55%) RESTful
11 3 (3.41%) Hibernate
11 3 (3.41%) JPA
12 2 (2.27%) CSS
12 2 (2.27%) EJB
12 2 (2.27%) HTML
12 2 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 20 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (19.32%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.68%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.41%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.27%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.14%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.14%) Life Science
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.14%) Physics
7 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) Remote Sensing
7 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 70 (79.55%) Linux
2 30 (34.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (27.27%) Debian
4 23 (26.14%) Unix
5 17 (19.32%) Windows
6 6 (6.82%) Solaris
6 6 (6.82%) Windows Server
7 5 (5.68%) AIX
8 3 (3.41%) CentOS
9 1 (1.14%) Android
9 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) High Availability
2 25 (28.41%) DevOps
3 22 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 21 (23.86%) Software Engineering
5 19 (21.59%) Mentoring
6 18 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (20.45%) Project Management
7 17 (19.32%) Open Source
8 15 (17.05%) Automated Testing
8 15 (17.05%) OO
9 14 (15.91%) PRINCE2
9 14 (15.91%) Quality Management
9 14 (15.91%) Scrum
10 12 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (7.95%) Network Design
12 6 (6.82%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.82%) ITIL
13 5 (5.68%) API Development
13 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.68%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 49 (55.68%) Java
2 33 (37.50%) Python
3 30 (34.09%) Bash Shell
4 24 (27.27%) Ruby
5 16 (18.18%) Korn
5 16 (18.18%) SQL
6 12 (13.64%) Scala
7 10 (11.36%) C++
8 8 (9.09%) C#
8 8 (9.09%) PHP
9 6 (6.82%) C
9 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 4 (4.55%) sed
11 1 (1.14%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.14%) R
11 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.14%) Tcl
11 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (28.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) HP ASE
2 1 (1.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
2 5 (5.68%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) Docker
2 6 (6.82%) NFS
3 3 (3.41%) iptables
3 3 (3.41%) Postfix
3 3 (3.41%) Samba
3 3 (3.41%) Varnish
3 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.27%) Squid
5 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.14%) Firmware
5 1 (1.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (27.27%) Puppet
2 21 (23.86%) Nagios
3 12 (13.64%) Graphite
3 12 (13.64%) Opsview
4 11 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.41%) Ansible
5 3 (3.41%) Capistrano
5 3 (3.41%) yum
6 2 (2.27%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.14%) Munin
7 1 (1.14%) Netcool
7 1 (1.14%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.14%) TADDM
7 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Red Hat
2 14 (15.91%) F5
3 12 (13.64%) Cisco
4 9 (10.23%) Oracle
5 6 (6.82%) Informatica
5 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.68%) New Relic
6 5 (5.68%) VMware
7 3 (3.41%) Perforce
8 2 (2.27%) Dynatrace
8 2 (2.27%) HP
8 2 (2.27%) Sybase
9 1 (1.14%) EMC
9 1 (1.14%) IBM
9 1 (1.14%) Intel
9 1 (1.14%) Mapinfo
9 1 (1.14%) NetApp
9 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.14%) SAP
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: competitive package
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