The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 72 79 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 92 76 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.26% 2.59% 3.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.38% 5.04% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 51
Median salary £35,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1443 1507 2009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 51.17% 51.38% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 789 955 1374
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,850
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Scotland

Perl
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +19 60 £32,500 -48.00% 7
Edinburgh -18 27 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Stirling +7 2 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Perl.

1 82 (50.93%) Java
2 78 (48.45%) Linux
3 73 (45.34%) Unix
4 71 (44.10%) Python
5 63 (39.13%) Finance
6 58 (36.02%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (31.68%) SDLC
8 49 (30.43%) SQL
9 47 (29.19%) C#
10 41 (25.47%) Ruby
11 40 (24.84%) Microsoft
11 40 (24.84%) Degree
12 34 (21.12%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (21.12%) XML
12 34 (21.12%) Windows
13 32 (19.88%) Korn
14 29 (18.01%) Asset Management
14 29 (18.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 28 (17.39%) Analytics
16 27 (16.77%) Relational Database
16 27 (16.77%) TDD
16 27 (16.77%) Apache
17 26 (16.15%) SOAP
17 26 (16.15%) C++
18 25 (15.53%) OO
19 24 (14.91%) Tomcat
19 24 (14.91%) .NET
19 24 (14.91%) SQL Server
19 24 (14.91%) Project Management
19 24 (14.91%) Software Engineering

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 27 (16.77%) Apache
2 24 (14.91%) Tomcat
3 16 (9.94%) MQSeries
4 12 (7.45%) JBoss
5 10 (6.21%) IIS
5 10 (6.21%) SAS
6 9 (5.59%) WebLogic
7 7 (4.35%) Jetty
8 6 (3.73%) GemFire
8 6 (3.73%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.86%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.86%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.86%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.24%) Alfresco
10 2 (1.24%) CICS
10 2 (1.24%) Mule
10 2 (1.24%) SugarCRM
10 2 (1.24%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.48%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (9.94%) Hi Portfolio
2 2 (1.24%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.24%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.07%) IaaS
2 13 (8.07%) PaaS
3 9 (5.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (5.59%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (5.59%) Amazon S3
3 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.32%) Internet
2 13 (8.07%) Firewall
3 9 (5.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (4.35%) HTTP
4 7 (4.35%) Network Security
4 7 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.73%) SAN
5 6 (3.73%) SSL
6 4 (2.48%) DNS
7 3 (1.86%) FTP
7 3 (1.86%) SNMP
7 3 (1.86%) SSH
8 2 (1.24%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.24%) LDAP
8 2 (1.24%) Multicast
9 1 (0.62%) SMTP
9 1 (0.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.77%) Relational Database
2 24 (14.91%) SQL Server
3 21 (13.04%) JasperReports
4 18 (11.18%) MySQL
4 18 (11.18%) RDBMS
5 15 (9.32%) NoSQL
6 14 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (6.21%) MongoDB
9 8 (4.97%) BigTable
10 7 (4.35%) Big Data
10 7 (4.35%) Hadoop
11 5 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.48%) Apache Hive
12 4 (2.48%) DB2
12 4 (2.48%) MarkLogic
13 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.86%) Parquet
14 2 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (1.24%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 19 (11.80%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.56%) Selenium
3 16 (9.94%) Jenkins
4 13 (8.07%) Cucumber
4 13 (8.07%) JIRA
5 12 (7.45%) JUnit
5 12 (7.45%) Subversion
6 10 (6.21%) Maven
7 7 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (4.35%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.73%) Ant
9 5 (3.11%) HP UFT
9 5 (3.11%) MSTest
9 5 (3.11%) NUnit
9 5 (3.11%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.48%) JBehave
10 4 (2.48%) TestNG
10 4 (2.48%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.24%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 63 (39.13%) Finance
2 18 (11.18%) Banking
3 10 (6.21%) Back Office
4 6 (3.73%) Retail
5 5 (3.11%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.11%) Private Banking
5 5 (3.11%) Publishing
6 3 (1.86%) Front Office
7 2 (1.24%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.62%) Games
8 1 (0.62%) Marketing
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (34.16%) Developer
2 21 (13.04%) Software Engineer
3 20 (12.42%) Java Developer
4 16 (9.94%) ETL Developer
5 15 (9.32%) Security Engineer
6 12 (7.45%) Administrator
6 12 (7.45%) Test Engineer
7 11 (6.83%) Analyst
8 9 (5.59%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (5.59%) Development Engineer
8 9 (5.59%) Monitoring Engineer
9 8 (4.97%) Java Engineer
9 8 (4.97%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (4.97%) Network Engineer
9 8 (4.97%) Python Developer
9 8 (4.97%) Technical Leader
9 8 (4.97%) Tester
10 7 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
10 7 (4.35%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.12%) XML
2 26 (16.15%) SOAP
3 24 (14.91%) .NET
4 23 (14.29%) Middleware
5 21 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 21 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 21 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 21 (13.04%) WinForms
6 20 (12.42%) JSON
7 18 (11.18%) Spring
7 18 (11.18%) Web Services
8 17 (10.56%) REST
9 16 (9.94%) HTML
10 13 (8.07%) CGI
10 13 (8.07%) CSS
11 12 (7.45%) LAMP
12 10 (6.21%) FIX Protocol
12 10 (6.21%) HTML5
12 10 (6.21%) JSP
12 10 (6.21%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (13.66%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.45%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.83%) Data Centre
5 10 (6.21%) Visualisation
6 9 (5.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (5.59%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (4.97%) Derivative
7 8 (4.97%) Fixed Income
7 8 (4.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (4.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 8 (4.97%) Market Risk
8 6 (3.73%) Data Integration
9 5 (3.11%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (2.48%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.48%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.48%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.86%) Physics
11 3 (1.86%) RIA
12 2 (1.24%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 78 (48.45%) Linux
2 73 (45.34%) Unix
3 34 (21.12%) Windows
4 29 (18.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (8.07%) Debian
6 12 (7.45%) AIX
7 10 (6.21%) Android
8 9 (5.59%) Solaris
9 7 (4.35%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.86%) HPUX
12 2 (1.24%) OpenVMS
12 2 (1.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.24%) Windows Server
12 2 (1.24%) zOS
13 1 (0.62%) CentOS
13 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (36.02%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (31.68%) SDLC
3 34 (21.12%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (18.01%) Asset Management
5 28 (17.39%) Analytics
6 27 (16.77%) TDD
7 25 (15.53%) OO
8 24 (14.91%) Project Management
8 24 (14.91%) Software Engineering
9 23 (14.29%) BDD
9 23 (14.29%) ETL
9 23 (14.29%) High Availability
10 21 (13.04%) MVC
10 21 (13.04%) Software Architecture
11 17 (10.56%) Unit Testing
12 16 (9.94%) Fund Accounting
12 16 (9.94%) Open Source
12 16 (9.94%) Scrum
13 15 (9.32%) Mentoring
14 13 (8.07%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (50.93%) Java
2 71 (44.10%) Python
3 49 (30.43%) SQL
4 47 (29.19%) C#
5 41 (25.47%) Ruby
6 32 (19.88%) Korn
7 26 (16.15%) C++
8 24 (14.91%) Bash Shell
9 21 (13.04%) VB
10 15 (9.32%) PowerShell
11 14 (8.70%) JavaScript
11 14 (8.70%) Shell Script
12 12 (7.45%) C
13 9 (5.59%) PHP
14 8 (4.97%) XPath
15 6 (3.73%) Jython
15 6 (3.73%) PL/SQL
15 6 (3.73%) VBScript
16 5 (3.11%) Lisp
17 2 (1.24%) REXX
Qualifications
1 40 (24.84%) Degree
2 5 (3.11%) CISSP
2 5 (3.11%) PhD
2 5 (3.11%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.48%) CCNP
3 4 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.24%) CCIE
4 2 (1.24%) CCNA
4 2 (1.24%) GCIA
4 2 (1.24%) GCIH
4 2 (1.24%) JNCIE
5 1 (0.62%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.24%) ISO15022
1 2 (1.24%) ISO20022
1 2 (1.24%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.62%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (9.32%) Docker
2 10 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.73%) Squid
4 5 (3.11%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (2.48%) Veritas File System
5 4 (2.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.24%) iptables
6 2 (1.24%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (1.24%) RACF
6 2 (1.24%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.24%) vSphere
7 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.62%) NFS
7 1 (0.62%) Postfix
7 1 (0.62%) Samba
7 1 (0.62%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (8.70%) Puppet
2 9 (5.59%) Kubernetes
2 9 (5.59%) Mesos
3 8 (4.97%) Nagios
4 5 (3.11%) Ansible
5 4 (2.48%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.48%) QRadar
6 3 (1.86%) Fluentd
6 3 (1.86%) Nessus
6 3 (1.86%) SCCM
7 2 (1.24%) Graphite
7 2 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.24%) Opsview
7 2 (1.24%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 2 (1.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (1.24%) zSecure
8 1 (0.62%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (24.84%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.66%) Oracle
3 16 (9.94%) Ab Initio
3 16 (9.94%) Red Hat
4 13 (8.07%) Sybase
5 11 (6.83%) VMware
6 9 (5.59%) Cisco
6 9 (5.59%) F5
6 9 (5.59%) IBM
7 7 (4.35%) Cegedim Rx
7 7 (4.35%) Informatica
7 7 (4.35%) Juniper
7 7 (4.35%) Sourcefire
8 6 (3.73%) HP
8 6 (3.73%) Veritas
9 5 (3.11%) CA
9 5 (3.11%) Sun
10 4 (2.48%) ArcSight
10 4 (2.48%) Splunk
11 3 (1.86%) Qualys
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