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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 68 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 37 69 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.64% 4.83% 4.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 9.90% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 37
Average salary £31,500 £43,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,969 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £48,731 £39,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
703 697 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 50.11% 48.74% 53.01%
Number of salaries quoted 515 474 413
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 65 (69.89%) Linux
2 52 (55.91%) Java
2 52 (55.91%) Python
3 36 (38.71%) Degree
4 34 (36.56%) Computer Science
5 29 (31.18%) QA
6 25 (26.88%) UNIX
6 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (23.66%) Automated Testing
7 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
8 21 (22.58%) C++
8 21 (22.58%) Ruby
9 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
9 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
9 20 (21.51%) Bash Shell
10 19 (20.43%) Apache
10 19 (20.43%) Relational Database
11 18 (19.35%) Oracle
11 18 (19.35%) Web Services
11 18 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (18.28%) RDBMS
12 17 (18.28%) Shell Script
13 16 (17.20%) SQL
13 16 (17.20%) Finance
13 16 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (16.13%) OO
15 14 (15.05%) MySQL
15 14 (15.05%) SOAP
15 14 (15.05%) Windows
15 14 (15.05%) Tomcat

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 19 (20.43%) Apache
2 14 (15.05%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.60%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.60%) JBoss
4 6 (6.45%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.30%) SAS
6 3 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.08%) CMS
8 1 (1.08%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) Internet
2 9 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.53%) Firewall
4 5 (5.38%) HTTP
5 3 (3.23%) LDAP
5 3 (3.23%) DNS
6 2 (2.15%) SSL
6 2 (2.15%) SNMP
7 1 (1.08%) VPN
7 1 (1.08%) VoIP
7 1 (1.08%) SMTP
7 1 (1.08%) DHCP
7 1 (1.08%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.08%) 802.11
7 1 (1.08%) SONET
7 1 (1.08%) DWDM
7 1 (1.08%) MPLS
7 1 (1.08%) OSPF
7 1 (1.08%) BGP
7 1 (1.08%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) Relational Database
2 17 (18.28%) RDBMS
3 14 (15.05%) MySQL
4 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.30%) Big Data
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.15%) DB2
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.08%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.68%) Bugzilla
2 9 (9.68%) JIRA
3 8 (8.60%) FogBugz
4 6 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.30%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.23%) Selenium
6 3 (3.23%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.08%) JUnit
7 1 (1.08%) Firebug
7 1 (1.08%) JMeter
7 1 (1.08%) Subversion
7 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (17.20%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Banking
3 3 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (17.20%) Software Engineer
2 15 (16.13%) Developer
2 15 (16.13%) Analyst
3 12 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 10 (10.75%) QA Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.60%) Junior
6 8 (8.60%) Administrator
7 7 (7.53%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Graduate
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) QA Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Database Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) Web Services
2 14 (15.05%) SOAP
3 13 (13.98%) XML
4 11 (11.83%) HTML
4 11 (11.83%) .NET
4 11 (11.83%) JSP
4 11 (11.83%) Servlets
4 11 (11.83%) CGI
5 6 (6.45%) Middleware
6 5 (5.38%) Spring
6 5 (5.38%) CSS
7 4 (4.30%) Spring MVC
7 4 (4.30%) HTML5
7 4 (4.30%) CSS3
7 4 (4.30%) Restlet
7 4 (4.30%) JAX-RS
8 3 (3.23%) jQuery
8 3 (3.23%) Java EE
9 2 (2.15%) JMS
10 1 (1.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.56%) Computer Science
2 16 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.60%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.45%) Open Source
4 6 (6.45%) Physics
5 5 (5.38%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.38%) EPoS
6 4 (4.30%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (3.23%) Social Media
8 2 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.15%) Statistics
8 2 (2.15%) iSeries
9 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.08%) Clustering
9 1 (1.08%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 65 (69.89%) Linux
2 25 (26.88%) UNIX
3 18 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (15.05%) Windows
4 14 (15.05%) Debian
5 8 (8.60%) Ubuntu
6 6 (6.45%) Solaris
7 5 (5.38%) Android
8 3 (3.23%) OS/2
9 2 (2.15%) AIX
10 1 (1.08%) CentOS
10 1 (1.08%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.66%) Automated Testing
2 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
3 15 (16.13%) OO
4 12 (12.90%) Mentoring
5 11 (11.83%) Project Management
6 8 (8.60%) Software Testing
7 6 (6.45%) Regression Testing
7 6 (6.45%) Workflow
7 6 (6.45%) User Stories
7 6 (6.45%) Information Security
8 5 (5.38%) Time Management
8 5 (5.38%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.38%) Manual Testing
8 5 (5.38%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.38%) DevOps
8 5 (5.38%) People Management
8 5 (5.38%) Quality Management
8 5 (5.38%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 52 (55.91%) Java
1 52 (55.91%) Python
2 21 (22.58%) C++
2 21 (22.58%) Ruby
3 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
3 20 (21.51%) Bash Shell
4 17 (18.28%) Shell Script
5 16 (17.20%) SQL
6 11 (11.83%) C
7 9 (9.68%) PHP
8 8 (8.60%) C#
8 8 (8.60%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.38%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.38%) VB.NET
10 4 (4.30%) Lisp
10 4 (4.30%) Groovy
11 3 (3.23%) Korn
12 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.08%) Fortran
12 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (38.71%) Degree
2 7 (7.53%) ISEB
2 7 (7.53%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (31.18%) QA
2 7 (7.53%) SLA
3 2 (2.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.15%) KVM
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) Xen
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.08%) Squid
3 1 (1.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Nagios
1 6 (6.45%) ZABBIX
1 6 (6.45%) Puppet
1 6 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.38%) Salt
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.23%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.23%) Netcool
3 3 (3.23%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.08%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) Oracle
2 10 (10.75%) VMware
3 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.45%) New Relic
5 5 (5.38%) SaltStack
5 5 (5.38%) Google
6 4 (4.30%) Dell
7 3 (3.23%) IBM
8 2 (2.15%) Sybase
8 2 (2.15%) McAfee
9 1 (1.08%) Twitter
9 1 (1.08%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.08%) SAP
9 1 (1.08%) Cisco
9 1 (1.08%) Informatica
9 1 (1.08%) Veritas
9 1 (1.08%) Sun
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago