The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 91 85 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 67 77 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.26% 2.48% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 4.77% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44 42 45
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Perl
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1461 1614 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.29% 52.08% 55.33%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1096 1196
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Scotland

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Perl
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Perl Salary Trend in Scotland

Perl
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Scotland

Perl
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 29 £42,500 +41.66% 6
Glasgow -22 28 £40,000 -
Dundee - 7 £32,500 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £45,000 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 108 (64.67%) Linux
2 91 (54.49%) Java
3 69 (41.32%) Python
4 67 (40.12%) Apache
5 62 (37.13%) Unix
6 58 (34.73%) Tomcat
7 57 (34.13%) SQL
8 52 (31.14%) Ruby
9 48 (28.74%) Bash Shell
10 43 (25.75%) Degree
11 42 (25.15%) Finance
11 42 (25.15%) High Availability
12 39 (23.35%) Relational Database
13 38 (22.75%) MySQL
13 38 (22.75%) Windows
14 37 (22.16%) Git (software)
15 36 (21.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 36 (21.56%) DevOps
15 36 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (20.36%) Puppet
16 34 (20.36%) Open Source
17 33 (19.76%) Web Services
18 31 (18.56%) Computer Science
19 30 (17.96%) XML
19 30 (17.96%) Configuration Management
20 29 (17.37%) Oracle
21 28 (16.77%) Nagios
22 27 (16.17%) RDBMS
22 27 (16.17%) SOAP
22 27 (16.17%) Software Engineering

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 67 (40.12%) Apache
2 58 (34.73%) Tomcat
3 21 (12.57%) JBoss
4 12 (7.19%) IIS
5 8 (4.79%) MQSeries
5 8 (4.79%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.79%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.19%) Jetty
7 4 (2.40%) Mule
8 3 (1.80%) Confluence
8 3 (1.80%) Drupal
8 3 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.20%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.20%) Apache Qpid
9 2 (1.20%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.20%) CMS
9 2 (1.20%) nginx
9 2 (1.20%) Node.js
9 2 (1.20%) SAS
9 2 (1.20%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
2 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.80%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) GitHub
2 2 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.60%) PaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.17%) Internet
2 12 (7.19%) Firewall
2 12 (7.19%) SSL
3 9 (5.39%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.79%) FTP
5 7 (4.19%) DNS
5 7 (4.19%) HTTP
6 4 (2.40%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.40%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.40%) LDAP
6 4 (2.40%) Network Security
7 3 (1.80%) DHCP
7 3 (1.80%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.80%) InfiniBand
7 3 (1.80%) Intranet
7 3 (1.80%) SAN
7 3 (1.80%) SNMP
7 3 (1.80%) SSH
8 2 (1.20%) SMTP
8 2 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.35%) Relational Database
2 38 (22.75%) MySQL
3 27 (16.17%) RDBMS
4 19 (11.38%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (11.38%) SQL Server
5 16 (9.58%) NoSQL
6 13 (7.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.39%) MongoDB
8 7 (4.19%) BigTable
9 5 (2.99%) Big Data
9 5 (2.99%) MSDE
10 4 (2.40%) MarkLogic
11 3 (1.80%) JasperReports
11 3 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.20%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.20%) Base SAS
12 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.20%) Pentaho
13 1 (0.60%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 37 (22.16%) Git (software)
2 25 (14.97%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.58%) JIRA
4 9 (5.39%) Selenium
4 9 (5.39%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.79%) Cucumber
5 8 (4.79%) Maven
6 7 (4.19%) Subversion
6 7 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.99%) Hudson
8 4 (2.40%) Ant
8 4 (2.40%) JUnit
9 3 (1.80%) Trac
10 2 (1.20%) Clang
10 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.20%) GDB
10 2 (1.20%) Gradle
10 2 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (1.20%) Xcode
11 1 (0.60%) PowerBuilder
General
1 42 (25.15%) Finance
2 16 (9.58%) Banking
3 8 (4.79%) Back Office
4 6 (3.59%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.99%) Marketing
6 2 (1.20%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.20%) Law
6 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Front Office
7 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (25.75%) Developer
2 25 (14.97%) Administrator
3 24 (14.37%) Software Engineer
4 20 (11.98%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (11.38%) Analyst
6 17 (10.18%) Java Developer
6 17 (10.18%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (8.98%) Operations Engineer
8 14 (8.38%) Applications Support
9 12 (7.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (6.59%) Java Engineer
10 11 (6.59%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (5.39%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.39%) Software Test Engineer
11 9 (5.39%) Test Engineer
12 8 (4.79%) Architect
12 8 (4.79%) Java Software Engineer
12 8 (4.79%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.79%) Support Engineer
12 8 (4.79%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.76%) Web Services
2 30 (17.96%) XML
3 27 (16.17%) SOAP
4 26 (15.57%) LAMP
5 24 (14.37%) Spring
6 20 (11.98%) Middleware
7 17 (10.18%) JSP
8 16 (9.58%) CGI
8 16 (9.58%) ELK Stack
8 16 (9.58%) HTML
9 15 (8.98%) Servlets
10 12 (7.19%) .NET
10 12 (7.19%) RESTful
11 9 (5.39%) Hibernate
11 9 (5.39%) JSON
12 8 (4.79%) FIX Protocol
12 8 (4.79%) Java EE
13 7 (4.19%) Gherkin
13 7 (4.19%) XML Schema
14 6 (3.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.56%) Computer Science
2 26 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (14.37%) Data Centre
4 19 (11.38%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.99%) Data Integration
6 9 (5.39%) Mathematics
7 7 (4.19%) Derivative
7 7 (4.19%) Fixed Income
7 7 (4.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (4.19%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 7 (4.19%) Market Risk
8 6 (3.59%) Physics
9 4 (2.40%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (2.40%) Life Science
9 4 (2.40%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.80%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.80%) Health Informatics
10 3 (1.80%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 108 (64.67%) Linux
2 62 (37.13%) Unix
3 38 (22.75%) Windows
4 36 (21.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (14.37%) Debian
6 14 (8.38%) Solaris
7 13 (7.78%) Android
7 13 (7.78%) Apple iOS
8 9 (5.39%) Windows Server
9 6 (3.59%) AIX
9 6 (3.59%) CentOS
10 3 (1.80%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.15%) High Availability
2 36 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.56%) DevOps
3 34 (20.36%) Open Source
4 30 (17.96%) Configuration Management
5 27 (16.17%) Software Engineering
6 25 (14.97%) OO
7 23 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (13.77%) Scrum
8 22 (13.17%) Project Management
9 20 (11.98%) SDLC
10 19 (11.38%) Analytics
10 19 (11.38%) Mentoring
11 18 (10.78%) BDD
12 17 (10.18%) TDD
13 16 (9.58%) Automated Testing
14 14 (8.38%) Continuous Delivery
14 14 (8.38%) PRINCE2
14 14 (8.38%) Quality Management
15 11 (6.59%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (54.49%) Java
2 69 (41.32%) Python
3 57 (34.13%) SQL
4 52 (31.14%) Ruby
5 48 (28.74%) Bash Shell
6 26 (15.57%) Korn
7 25 (14.97%) C#
8 24 (14.37%) C++
9 20 (11.98%) Scala
10 18 (10.78%) PHP
10 18 (10.78%) Shell Script
11 12 (7.19%) C
12 11 (6.59%) JavaScript
13 10 (5.99%) PowerShell
14 7 (4.19%) XPath
15 4 (2.40%) PL/SQL
15 4 (2.40%) sed
16 3 (1.80%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.80%) VB
17 1 (0.60%) Jython
Qualifications
1 43 (25.75%) Degree
2 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.80%) MCSE
3 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.80%) RHCE
4 2 (1.20%) SAS Certification
4 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) CCIE
5 1 (0.60%) CCNA
5 1 (0.60%) CCNP
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.60%) CISSP
5 1 (0.60%) HP ASE
5 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.60%) JNCIE
5 1 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) SLA
2 8 (4.79%) QA
3 4 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (10.18%) Docker
2 9 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.59%) NFS
4 4 (2.40%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.80%) GPFS
5 3 (1.80%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.80%) iptables
5 3 (1.80%) Postfix
5 3 (1.80%) Samba
5 3 (1.80%) Squid
5 3 (1.80%) Varnish
6 2 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.20%) Veritas File System
6 2 (1.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.20%) Xen
7 1 (0.60%) Firmware
7 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (20.36%) Puppet
2 28 (16.77%) Nagios
3 16 (9.58%) Graphite
3 16 (9.58%) Opsview
4 15 (8.98%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.40%) Ansible
5 4 (2.40%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (2.40%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.40%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.80%) Capistrano
6 3 (1.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.80%) yum
7 2 (1.20%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.60%) Munin
8 1 (0.60%) Netcool
8 1 (0.60%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.60%) TADDM
Vendors
1 29 (17.37%) Oracle
2 24 (14.37%) Cisco
3 22 (13.17%) F5
4 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
5 18 (10.78%) Red Hat
6 11 (6.59%) VMware
7 8 (4.79%) Sybase
8 7 (4.19%) Cegedim Rx
8 7 (4.19%) Informatica
9 5 (2.99%) New Relic
10 4 (2.40%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (2.40%) Dell
10 4 (2.40%) HP
10 4 (2.40%) IBM
10 4 (2.40%) Intel Security
10 4 (2.40%) Juniper
10 4 (2.40%) Sourcefire
10 4 (2.40%) Splunk
11 3 (1.80%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.80%) Perforce
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