The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 81 71 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -33
Permanent jobs citing Perl 23 27 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.80% 2.47% 4.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.81% 3.83% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 18
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £32,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,850 £49,650
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
818 705 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.16% 64.44% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 465 429 334
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Perl
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Glasgow region.

Perl Salary Trend in Glasgow

Perl
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 51 (68.92%) Linux
2 41 (55.41%) Finance
3 39 (52.70%) SQL
4 38 (51.35%) Java
5 37 (50.00%) UNIX
6 33 (44.59%) Python
7 23 (31.08%) HTML
8 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
9 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (22.97%) C#
10 17 (22.97%) C++
11 14 (18.92%) PHP
12 13 (17.57%) Web Development
12 13 (17.57%) jQuery
12 13 (17.57%) XML
13 12 (16.22%) Front Office
13 12 (16.22%) KDB
14 11 (14.86%) Ruby
14 11 (14.86%) Equities
14 11 (14.86%) Sybase
14 11 (14.86%) Performance Analysis
15 10 (13.51%) Windows
15 10 (13.51%) OO
15 10 (13.51%) Spring
16 9 (12.16%) Ajax
16 9 (12.16%) Banking
16 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
16 9 (12.16%) JBoss
16 9 (12.16%) Shell Script
16 9 (12.16%) Relational Database

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.11%) Mule
2 5 (6.76%) Alfresco
2 5 (6.76%) SugarCRM
3 4 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.41%) Apache
3 4 (5.41%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.05%) GemFire
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (2.70%) Jetty
5 2 (2.70%) Node.js
6 1 (1.35%) Drupal
6 1 (1.35%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) Internet
2 5 (6.76%) Firewall
3 4 (5.41%) DNS
4 3 (4.05%) Network Security
4 3 (4.05%) LDAP
5 2 (2.70%) SAN
5 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.35%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.35%) FTP
6 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) KDB
2 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.11%) Pentaho
3 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.76%) Big Data
4 5 (6.76%) Apache Hive
4 5 (6.76%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.41%) DB2
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.35%) QlikView
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.35%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) JUnit
2 5 (6.76%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (6.76%) Maven
2 5 (6.76%) Subversion
2 5 (6.76%) Ant
3 3 (4.05%) Gradle
3 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.70%) JIRA
4 2 (2.70%) Selenium
4 2 (2.70%) JBehave
4 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.70%) TestNG
4 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.70%) Mockito
4 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.35%) Toad
5 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 41 (55.41%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Front Office
3 9 (12.16%) Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Aerospace
5 4 (5.41%) Publishing
5 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.35%) Marketing
7 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.35%) Electronics
7 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (51.35%) Developer
2 14 (18.92%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) WPF Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.81%) C# Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Front Office Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Database Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Sybase Developer
7 3 (4.05%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (4.05%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.08%) HTML
2 13 (17.57%) jQuery
2 13 (17.57%) XML
3 10 (13.51%) Spring
4 9 (12.16%) Ajax
5 8 (10.81%) .NET
5 8 (10.81%) WPF
6 7 (9.46%) Hibernate
7 6 (8.11%) Middleware
7 6 (8.11%) CSS
7 6 (8.11%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (6.76%) HTML5
8 5 (6.76%) JMS
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (5.41%) LESS
9 4 (5.41%) Task Parallel Library
9 4 (5.41%) Sinatra
10 3 (4.05%) J2EE
11 2 (2.70%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Equities
2 7 (9.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (8.11%) Data Integration
3 6 (8.11%) Open Source
3 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) Physics
5 3 (4.05%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (2.70%) GIS
6 2 (2.70%) Derivative
6 2 (2.70%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.35%) Statistical Arbitrage
7 1 (1.35%) DTV
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.35%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Linux
2 37 (50.00%) UNIX
3 10 (13.51%) Windows
4 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.05%) Solaris
6 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.57%) Web Development
3 11 (14.86%) Performance Analysis
4 10 (13.51%) OO
5 9 (12.16%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (10.81%) Data Modelling
6 8 (10.81%) Release Management
7 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.46%) Performance Management
8 6 (8.11%) Multithreading
9 5 (6.76%) MapReduce
9 5 (6.76%) Project Management
10 4 (5.41%) Change Management
10 4 (5.41%) BCP
10 4 (5.41%) ETL
10 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity
10 4 (5.41%) Test Scripting
10 4 (5.41%) MVVM
10 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.70%) SQL
2 38 (51.35%) Java
3 33 (44.59%) Python
4 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
5 17 (22.97%) C#
5 17 (22.97%) C++
6 14 (18.92%) PHP
7 11 (14.86%) Ruby
8 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
8 9 (12.16%) Shell Script
9 8 (10.81%) T-SQL
10 6 (8.11%) C
11 4 (5.41%) VBScript
12 3 (4.05%) sed
12 3 (4.05%) Bourne shell
12 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
12 3 (4.05%) Korn
12 3 (4.05%) AWK
13 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
13 2 (2.70%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.35%) MOM
2 1 (1.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Sybase
2 9 (12.16%) JBoss
3 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.76%) Talend
5 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.41%) HP
6 3 (4.05%) StreamBase
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle
7 2 (2.70%) Perforce
7 2 (2.70%) Informatica
7 2 (2.70%) Veritas
7 2 (2.70%) EMC
7 2 (2.70%) Sun
8 1 (1.35%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.35%) Twitter
8 1 (1.35%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.35%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (1.35%) SAP
8 1 (1.35%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.35%) Citrix