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 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 84 62 80
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs citing Perl 28 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.05% 3.64% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.75% 6.03% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 14
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £80,000
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
746 647 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.57% 60.41% 68.12%
Number of salaries quoted 434 431 489
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £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 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 5 February 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (59.62%) Unix
2 28 (53.85%) SQL
3 27 (51.92%) Java
4 25 (48.08%) Python
5 24 (46.15%) Finance
6 21 (40.38%) Linux
7 19 (36.54%) XML
8 16 (30.77%) Analytics
9 15 (28.85%) Relational Database
9 15 (28.85%) Management Information System
10 14 (26.92%) HTML
10 14 (26.92%) Shell Script
10 14 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (25.00%) Ruby
11 13 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (25.00%) NoSQL
12 11 (21.15%) Banking
13 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (19.23%) C#
13 10 (19.23%) C++
13 10 (19.23%) Oracle
13 10 (19.23%) OO
13 10 (19.23%) Data Integration
14 9 (17.31%) Unit Testing
14 9 (17.31%) JSON
14 9 (17.31%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (17.31%) Windows
14 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
14 9 (17.31%) Middleware
15 8 (15.38%) Firewall

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (15.38%) MQSeries
2 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.69%) Apache
3 4 (7.69%) Mule
3 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.77%) Confluence
5 2 (3.85%) Alfresco
5 2 (3.85%) Apache Qpid
5 2 (3.85%) JBoss
5 2 (3.85%) SAS
5 2 (3.85%) SugarCRM
6 1 (1.92%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
3 1 (1.92%) IaaS
3 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Firewall
1 8 (15.38%) FTP
2 4 (7.69%) HTTP
2 4 (7.69%) HTTPS
2 4 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (7.69%) Network Security
2 4 (7.69%) SSL
2 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) Internet
4 2 (3.85%) tcpdump
4 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) Relational Database
2 13 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (17.31%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
4 7 (13.46%) BigTable
4 7 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
6 4 (7.69%) MarkLogic
7 3 (5.77%) JasperReports
7 3 (5.77%) MSDE
7 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.85%) Base SAS
8 2 (3.85%) Big Data
8 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.85%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.77%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) JUnit
2 3 (5.77%) Maven
3 2 (3.85%) Clang
3 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.85%) GDB
3 2 (3.85%) Hudson
3 2 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.85%) Xcode
4 1 (1.92%) Ant
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 7 (13.46%) Back Office
4 4 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Applications Support
4 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Python Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Unix Support
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Information Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.77%) C++ Applications Developer
7 3 (5.77%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.77%) ETL Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) XML
2 14 (26.92%) HTML
3 9 (17.31%) JSON
3 9 (17.31%) Middleware
4 7 (13.46%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (13.46%) SOAP
4 7 (13.46%) Web Services
4 7 (13.46%) XML Schema
5 6 (11.54%) RESTful
6 5 (9.62%) REST
6 5 (9.62%) Spring
7 4 (7.69%) BSON
7 4 (7.69%) CSS
7 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.69%) HTML5
7 4 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (5.77%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Management Information System
2 10 (19.23%) Data Integration
3 7 (13.46%) Derivative
3 7 (13.46%) Fixed Income
3 7 (13.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (13.46%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 7 (13.46%) Market Risk
4 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 4 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
6 3 (5.77%) Physics
7 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.85%) Wiki
8 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Unix
2 21 (40.38%) Linux
3 9 (17.31%) Windows
4 5 (9.62%) Android
4 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.69%) Solaris
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Phone
7 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.92%) AIX
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Analytics
2 14 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.23%) OO
4 9 (17.31%) Unit Testing
5 8 (15.38%) BDD
5 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 7 (13.46%) Complex Event Processing
6 7 (13.46%) Electronic Trading
6 7 (13.46%) Market Making
6 7 (13.46%) Refactoring
6 7 (13.46%) Risk Analytics
6 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
6 7 (13.46%) SDLC
6 7 (13.46%) System Testing
6 7 (13.46%) TDD
7 6 (11.54%) Open Source
8 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
8 5 (9.62%) High Availability
9 4 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) SQL
2 27 (51.92%) Java
3 25 (48.08%) Python
4 14 (26.92%) Shell Script
5 13 (25.00%) Ruby
6 10 (19.23%) C#
6 10 (19.23%) C++
7 7 (13.46%) XPath
8 6 (11.54%) PHP
9 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
10 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
10 4 (7.69%) Korn
11 3 (5.77%) C
11 3 (5.77%) Objective-C
11 3 (5.77%) Scala
11 3 (5.77%) VB
12 1 (1.92%) Jython
12 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SAS Certification
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) CCIE
3 1 (1.92%) CCNA
3 1 (1.92%) CCNP
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CISSP
3 1 (1.92%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Ansible
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco
2 4 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
2 4 (7.69%) F5
2 4 (7.69%) Juniper
2 4 (7.69%) McAfee
2 4 (7.69%) Sourcefire
2 4 (7.69%) Splunk
2 4 (7.69%) Sybase
3 3 (5.77%) Ab Initio
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Apple
4 2 (3.85%) Google
4 2 (3.85%) Talend
5 1 (1.92%) Dell
5 1 (1.92%) EMC
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.92%) VMware