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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 49 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 61 65 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.22% 4.18% 4.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.13% 7.90% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 43 19 45
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,300 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
668 823 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.20% 52.96% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 455 557 423
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 55 (62.50%) Linux
2 44 (50.00%) Java
3 41 (46.59%) Apache
4 40 (45.45%) MySQL
5 35 (39.77%) Tomcat
6 32 (36.36%) Python
7 31 (35.23%) SQL
8 30 (34.09%) QA
8 30 (34.09%) Relational Database
9 29 (32.95%) Web Services
10 28 (31.82%) RDBMS
10 28 (31.82%) Degree
11 26 (29.55%) Software Engineering
11 26 (29.55%) Debian
12 25 (28.41%) SOAP
12 25 (28.41%) Computer Science
13 24 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 23 (26.14%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 22 (25.00%) JSP
15 22 (25.00%) Servlets
16 21 (23.86%) Automated Testing
16 21 (23.86%) Bash Shell
17 19 (21.59%) PHP
17 19 (21.59%) OO
18 18 (20.45%) CGI
18 18 (20.45%) Internet
18 18 (20.45%) Configuration Management
18 18 (20.45%) Mentoring
19 17 (19.32%) Finance

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 41 (46.59%) Apache
2 35 (39.77%) Tomcat
3 9 (10.23%) JBoss
3 9 (10.23%) CMS
4 5 (5.68%) SAS
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.14%) nginx
6 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SPSS
2 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.27%) DNS
3 2 (2.27%) SSL
3 2 (2.27%) Firewall
3 2 (2.27%) LAN
3 2 (2.27%) WAN
3 2 (2.27%) SMTP
3 2 (2.27%) HTTP
4 1 (1.14%) Network Security
4 1 (1.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.45%) MySQL
2 30 (34.09%) Relational Database
3 28 (31.82%) RDBMS
4 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
5 8 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.55%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.27%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.27%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.27%) HBase
8 2 (2.27%) Mahout
8 2 (2.27%) Big Data
8 2 (2.27%) Sqoop
8 2 (2.27%) Triplestore
8 2 (2.27%) DB2
9 1 (1.14%) Informix
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.82%) JUnit
2 6 (6.82%) JMeter
2 6 (6.82%) HttpUnit
3 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.27%) FogBugz
4 2 (2.27%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.27%) JIRA
4 2 (2.27%) Selenium
4 2 (2.27%) Fiddler
4 2 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (19.32%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Advertising
3 1 (1.14%) Front Office
3 1 (1.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) Developer
2 26 (29.55%) Java Developer
3 16 (18.18%) Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Administrator
5 9 (10.23%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Test Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Junior
7 6 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Technical Test Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (3.41%) Junior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.95%) Web Services
2 25 (28.41%) SOAP
3 22 (25.00%) JSP
3 22 (25.00%) Servlets
4 18 (20.45%) CGI
5 17 (19.32%) XML
6 13 (14.77%) HTML
7 12 (13.64%) .NET
8 10 (11.36%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (9.09%) J2EE
10 6 (6.82%) JPA
10 6 (6.82%) RESTful
10 6 (6.82%) Hibernate
10 6 (6.82%) Spring
11 3 (3.41%) Regular Expression
11 3 (3.41%) Gherkin
12 2 (2.27%) MLlib
12 2 (2.27%) HTML5
12 2 (2.27%) CSS3
12 2 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.41%) Computer Science
2 23 (26.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.55%) W3C
5 3 (3.41%) Replication
5 3 (3.41%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.14%) Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) iSeries
6 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 55 (62.50%) Linux
2 26 (29.55%) Debian
3 24 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (17.05%) UNIX
5 14 (15.91%) Windows
6 5 (5.68%) Android
7 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.55%) Solaris
8 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Software Engineering
2 21 (23.86%) Automated Testing
3 19 (21.59%) OO
4 18 (20.45%) Configuration Management
4 18 (20.45%) Mentoring
5 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.50%) Content Management
6 10 (11.36%) Software Testing
7 9 (10.23%) SDLC
7 9 (10.23%) Open Source
7 9 (10.23%) Web Application Development
8 8 (9.09%) Project Management
9 7 (7.95%) Quality Management
9 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
9 7 (7.95%) Asset Management
9 7 (7.95%) ETL
9 7 (7.95%) Web Development
9 7 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.68%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.00%) Java
2 32 (36.36%) Python
3 31 (35.23%) SQL
4 21 (23.86%) Bash Shell
5 19 (21.59%) PHP
6 17 (19.32%) Ruby
7 14 (15.91%) C#
8 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 7 (7.95%) PL/SQL
9 7 (7.95%) PowerShell
10 6 (6.82%) C++
11 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.41%) sed
12 3 (3.41%) Lisp
13 2 (2.27%) R
13 2 (2.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) ISEB
3 4 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.41%) PhD
5 2 (2.27%) CCNA
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (34.09%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.27%) NFS
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.09%) Puppet
3 7 (7.95%) Capistrano
3 7 (7.95%) Ansible
4 2 (2.27%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.14%) WSUS
5 1 (1.14%) SCCM
5 1 (1.14%) SCOM
5 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Oracle
2 13 (14.77%) VMware
3 11 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.95%) Alterian
5 5 (5.68%) Informatica
6 4 (4.55%) F5
7 3 (3.41%) Charles River
7 3 (3.41%) Perforce
7 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.27%) Cognos
8 2 (2.27%) Teradata
8 2 (2.27%) Vertica
8 2 (2.27%) Netezza
8 2 (2.27%) Greenplum
8 2 (2.27%) Talend
9 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.14%) Cisco
9 1 (1.14%) Sybase
9 1 (1.14%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Compeititve Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £41000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Evolve IT Recruitment
Posted: 25 days ago