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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 82 80 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Permanent jobs citing Perl 79 105 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.52% 2.63% 4.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.82% 5.15% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,750 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1640 2040 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.35% 51.09% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 1398 1119
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 +11 45 £40,000 +7.53% 15
Glasgow -12 26 £42,500 -19.04% 4
West Lothian - 3 - -
Highlands - 2 - -
Stirling -4 1 £50,000 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 93 (62.84%) Linux
2 69 (46.62%) Java
3 64 (43.24%) Finance
4 62 (41.89%) Python
5 61 (41.22%) UNIX
6 50 (33.78%) SQL
7 47 (31.76%) Shell Script
8 43 (29.05%) Oracle
9 41 (27.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 36 (24.32%) Bash Shell
11 35 (23.65%) Apache
12 31 (20.95%) Relational Database
13 30 (20.27%) Tomcat
14 29 (19.59%) Degree
15 28 (18.92%) MySQL
16 27 (18.24%) Red Hat
17 26 (17.57%) RDBMS
18 25 (16.89%) Sybase
18 25 (16.89%) Web Services
18 25 (16.89%) Computer Science
19 24 (16.22%) Spring
20 23 (15.54%) C++
20 23 (15.54%) Solaris
21 22 (14.86%) PHP
21 22 (14.86%) XML
22 21 (14.19%) OO
22 21 (14.19%) Software Engineering
23 19 (12.84%) JBoss
23 19 (12.84%) C#
24 18 (12.16%) QA

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 35 (23.65%) Apache
2 30 (20.27%) Tomcat
3 19 (12.84%) JBoss
4 7 (4.73%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.05%) SugarCRM
5 6 (4.05%) Alfresco
5 6 (4.05%) Mule
6 4 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.03%) SAS
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.35%) CMS
8 2 (1.35%) nginx
8 2 (1.35%) Drupal
9 1 (0.68%) Node.js
9 1 (0.68%) Confluence
9 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.03%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Oracle Utilities
2 2 (1.35%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.11%) TCP/IP
1 12 (8.11%) SAN
2 11 (7.43%) Internet
3 10 (6.76%) DNS
4 6 (4.05%) HTTP
4 6 (4.05%) Wireless
5 5 (3.38%) Firewall
5 5 (3.38%) DHCP
6 4 (2.70%) LDAP
7 3 (2.03%) SMTP
7 3 (2.03%) SSL
8 2 (1.35%) WAN
8 2 (1.35%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.35%) LAN
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.68%) WiMAX
9 1 (0.68%) Fast Ethernet
9 1 (0.68%) VoIP
9 1 (0.68%) BGP
9 1 (0.68%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.95%) Relational Database
2 28 (18.92%) MySQL
3 26 (17.57%) RDBMS
4 13 (8.78%) SQL Server
5 12 (8.11%) MongoDB
6 9 (6.08%) Oracle Database
7 8 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (5.41%) NoSQL
7 8 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (4.73%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (4.05%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.05%) Pentaho
9 6 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (4.05%) Apache Hive
9 6 (4.05%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (4.05%) TimesTen
9 6 (4.05%) Big Data
9 6 (4.05%) MarkLogic
10 5 (3.38%) DB2
11 3 (2.03%) KDB
Development Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.11%) Maven
3 11 (7.43%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.43%) Ant
4 7 (4.73%) JUnit
5 6 (4.05%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (4.05%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.70%) JIRA
6 4 (2.70%) Subversion
6 4 (2.70%) Selenium
7 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.35%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.35%) JMeter
7 2 (1.35%) HttpUnit
7 2 (1.35%) FogBugz
7 2 (1.35%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.35%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.35%) Gradle
8 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.68%) Mockito
General
1 64 (43.24%) Finance
2 17 (11.49%) Banking
3 6 (4.05%) Aerospace
3 6 (4.05%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.70%) Front Office
5 3 (2.03%) Retail
6 2 (1.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (26.35%) Developer
2 23 (15.54%) Analyst
3 21 (14.19%) Java Developer
4 18 (12.16%) Administrator
5 13 (8.78%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (7.43%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) Junior
7 10 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.08%) Applications Support
8 9 (6.08%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Test Analyst
9 7 (4.73%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (4.73%) DBA
10 6 (4.05%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.38%) Integration Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) Systems Integration Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (3.38%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.89%) Web Services
2 24 (16.22%) Spring
3 22 (14.86%) XML
4 17 (11.49%) Hibernate
5 13 (8.78%) Middleware
6 11 (7.43%) RESTful
6 11 (7.43%) HTML
6 11 (7.43%) SOAP
7 8 (5.41%) CGI
7 8 (5.41%) JSP
7 8 (5.41%) Servlets
7 8 (5.41%) .NET
8 6 (4.05%) CSS
8 6 (4.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 6 (4.05%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (3.38%) JMS
10 4 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (2.70%) J2SE
11 3 (2.03%) CSS3
11 3 (2.03%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.89%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.43%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.08%) Open Source
5 7 (4.73%) Equities
6 6 (4.05%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.05%) Derivative
6 6 (4.05%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.70%) Physics
8 3 (2.03%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.35%) User Experience
9 2 (1.35%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.35%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.68%) iPad
10 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.68%) Wiki
10 1 (0.68%) iSeries
10 1 (0.68%) IBM XIV
10 1 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 93 (62.84%) Linux
2 61 (41.22%) UNIX
3 41 (27.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (15.54%) Solaris
5 14 (9.46%) Windows
6 12 (8.11%) Debian
7 10 (6.76%) Android
8 9 (6.08%) Apple iOS
9 8 (5.41%) AIX
10 4 (2.70%) CentOS
11 3 (2.03%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.68%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.19%) OO
1 21 (14.19%) Software Engineering
2 15 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (9.46%) Mentoring
3 14 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (8.78%) Automated Testing
5 12 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (7.43%) MVC
7 10 (6.76%) Configuration Management
7 10 (6.76%) Validation
7 10 (6.76%) Performance Analysis
8 9 (6.08%) Android Development
8 9 (6.08%) iOS Development
9 8 (5.41%) Asset Management
9 8 (5.41%) Investment Management
10 7 (4.73%) Test Management
10 7 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (4.73%) DevOps
10 7 (4.73%) Change Management
11 6 (4.05%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 69 (46.62%) Java
2 62 (41.89%) Python
3 50 (33.78%) SQL
4 47 (31.76%) Shell Script
5 36 (24.32%) Bash Shell
6 23 (15.54%) C++
7 22 (14.86%) PHP
8 19 (12.84%) C#
9 16 (10.81%) JavaScript
10 14 (9.46%) PL/SQL
11 12 (8.11%) Ruby
12 11 (7.43%) Korn
13 9 (6.08%) sed
14 7 (4.73%) C
15 6 (4.05%) AWK
15 6 (4.05%) Bourne shell
15 6 (4.05%) PowerShell
16 3 (2.03%) Lisp
17 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
17 2 (1.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 29 (19.59%) Degree
2 7 (4.73%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.05%) CCNA
3 6 (4.05%) ISEB
3 6 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.70%) CWNA
5 3 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.03%) PhD
6 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) HND
7 1 (0.68%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.16%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.38%) vSphere
2 5 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.38%) Firmware
3 4 (2.70%) Xen
3 4 (2.70%) PowerHA
4 3 (2.03%) NFS
5 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (8.11%) Puppet
2 7 (4.73%) Data Guard
2 7 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (4.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (3.38%) Capistrano
4 5 (3.38%) Ansible
5 4 (2.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 4 (2.70%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.70%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.35%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.35%) Control-M
6 2 (1.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (1.35%) SCOM
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.68%) logstash
7 1 (0.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (29.05%) Oracle
2 27 (18.24%) Red Hat
3 25 (16.89%) Sybase
4 14 (9.46%) VMware
5 8 (5.41%) Sun
6 7 (4.73%) HP
7 6 (4.05%) Cisco
7 6 (4.05%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.05%) MapR
7 6 (4.05%) Vertica
7 6 (4.05%) Talend
8 5 (3.38%) EMC
8 5 (3.38%) IBM
9 4 (2.70%) Symantec
9 4 (2.70%) Dell
9 4 (2.70%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (2.70%) Meru Networks
9 4 (2.70%) ProCurve
9 4 (2.70%) Aruba
10 3 (2.03%) F5
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