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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 69 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs citing Perl 22 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.91% 3.69% 3.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.94% 8.84% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 34
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,250 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
559 656 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.57% 41.70% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 411 436 565
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,350 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 29 (60.42%) Linux
2 26 (54.17%) Oracle
3 23 (47.92%) Informatica
3 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (43.75%) Finance
4 21 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (43.75%) ETL
4 21 (43.75%) Hadoop
4 21 (43.75%) Apache Hive
4 21 (43.75%) HBase
5 19 (39.58%) Unix
6 18 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 17 (35.42%) SQL
7 17 (35.42%) Shell Script
8 14 (29.17%) Java
9 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 12 (25.00%) Games
9 12 (25.00%) Retail
9 12 (25.00%) Scrum
9 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 12 (25.00%) OLAP
9 12 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 12 (25.00%) Data Governance
9 12 (25.00%) Big Data
9 12 (25.00%) REST
9 12 (25.00%) Data Architecture
9 12 (25.00%) Kanban
9 12 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
9 12 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
9 12 (25.00%) Physical Data Model

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 10 (20.83%) Apache
2 5 (10.42%) JBoss
2 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) CICS
4 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.08%) SAS
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) SaaS
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) SSL
2 3 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) LDAP
4 1 (2.08%) DHCP
4 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) SMTP
4 1 (2.08%) SSH
4 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) Apache Hive
1 21 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
1 21 (43.75%) Hadoop
1 21 (43.75%) HBase
2 12 (25.00%) Big Data
2 12 (25.00%) OLAP
2 12 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
4 9 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (18.75%) PowerCenter
5 6 (12.50%) MySQL
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.08%) DB2
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) GCC
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) Maven
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Games
2 12 (25.00%) Retail
2 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Architect
2 12 (25.00%) Data Architect
3 9 (18.75%) Data Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Hadoop Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Graduate
6 3 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Programmer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Programmer
6 3 (6.25%) Software Programmer
7 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) REST
2 5 (10.42%) Middleware
3 4 (8.33%) Spring
4 3 (6.25%) Android SDK
4 3 (6.25%) JSON
5 2 (4.17%) CSS
5 2 (4.17%) HTML
5 2 (4.17%) jQuery
5 2 (4.17%) LAMP
6 1 (2.08%) .NET
6 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.08%) CSS3
6 1 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.08%) HTML5
6 1 (2.08%) ISPF
6 1 (2.08%) Sass
6 1 (2.08%) Struts
6 1 (2.08%) Struts2
6 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.17%) Physics
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.08%) PKI
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 29 (60.42%) Linux
2 19 (39.58%) Unix
3 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (12.50%) Windows
5 5 (10.42%) Debian
6 4 (8.33%) Android
6 4 (8.33%) CentOS
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.08%) Solaris
9 1 (2.08%) VMS
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) ETL
3 18 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 12 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 12 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 12 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 12 (25.00%) Kanban
4 12 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 12 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
4 12 (25.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.92%) High Availability
6 4 (8.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps
6 4 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.25%) Microservices
7 3 (6.25%) Web Development
8 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.17%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) Shell Script
1 17 (35.42%) SQL
2 14 (29.17%) Java
3 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (20.83%) Python
5 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 7 (14.58%) Ruby
7 5 (10.42%) C++
7 5 (10.42%) PHP
8 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.25%) Korn
10 2 (4.17%) Bourne shell
11 1 (2.08%) Assembly Language
11 1 (2.08%) C#
11 1 (2.08%) CLIST
11 1 (2.08%) REXX
11 1 (2.08%) Tcl
11 1 (2.08%) VB
11 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) Squid
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) iptables
2 1 (2.08%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (2.08%) NFS
2 1 (2.08%) RACF
2 1 (2.08%) Samba
2 1 (2.08%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
1 1 (2.08%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.08%) Munin
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
1 1 (2.08%) Terraform
1 1 (2.08%) yum
1 1 (2.08%) zSecure
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Oracle
2 23 (47.92%) Informatica
3 9 (18.75%) Cloudera
4 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.42%) CA
6 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.25%) Apple
7 3 (6.25%) IBM
8 2 (4.17%) Sybase
8 2 (4.17%) VMware
9 1 (2.08%) Intel
9 1 (2.08%) Perforce
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