The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 71 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 106 111 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.87% 3.41% 3.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.24% 6.08% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 58 80 58
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £29,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £50,000 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2022 1826 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 54.83% 56.05% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1206 1148
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 52 £35,500 -8.38% 5
Glasgow -11 40 £48,750 +21.87% 6
Dundee +5 8 £42,500 +3.67% 1
West Lothian +11 1 £50,000 -
Aberdeen +10 1 £26,500 -29.33%
Midlothian - 1 £31,000 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 132 (62.56%) Linux
2 113 (53.55%) Python
3 106 (50.24%) Java
4 105 (49.76%) UNIX
5 96 (45.50%) SQL
6 60 (28.44%) JavaScript
7 57 (27.01%) C++
8 56 (26.54%) Finance
9 52 (24.64%) C#
10 51 (24.17%) HTML
10 51 (24.17%) Windows
11 49 (23.22%) Ruby
12 48 (22.75%) Oracle
13 47 (22.27%) Computer Science
14 44 (20.85%) OO
15 43 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (17.06%) Software Engineering
17 34 (16.11%) Shell Script
18 33 (15.64%) Microsoft
19 32 (15.17%) Degree
20 31 (14.69%) CSS
21 29 (13.74%) QA
21 29 (13.74%) HTML5
22 28 (13.27%) Relational Database
22 28 (13.27%) Automated Testing
23 27 (12.80%) Banking
24 26 (12.32%) RDBMS
24 26 (12.32%) jQuery
25 25 (11.85%) Web Development
26 24 (11.37%) Internet

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 18 (8.53%) Apache
2 13 (6.16%) WebSphere
3 12 (5.69%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.74%) Node.js
5 9 (4.27%) Mule
6 8 (3.79%) SAS
7 7 (3.32%) TIBCO EMS
8 6 (2.84%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.37%) IIS
9 5 (2.37%) nginx
9 5 (2.37%) Lync
9 5 (2.37%) GemFire
10 4 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.42%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (1.42%) SugarCRM
11 3 (1.42%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.95%) Drupal
12 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Process Server
13 1 (0.47%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 10 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (3.79%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.95%) SaaS
2 2 (0.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.37%) Internet
2 8 (3.79%) Firewall
3 6 (2.84%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.37%) SAN
5 4 (1.90%) DNS
6 3 (1.42%) LDAP
6 3 (1.42%) Network Security
7 2 (0.95%) HTTP
7 2 (0.95%) VoIP
7 2 (0.95%) VPN
8 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.47%) SMTP
8 1 (0.47%) FTP
8 1 (0.47%) CDMA
8 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.47%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.47%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.47%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.27%) Relational Database
2 26 (12.32%) RDBMS
3 19 (9.00%) KDB
4 18 (8.53%) MySQL
4 18 (8.53%) SQL Server
5 14 (6.64%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.27%) Big Data
7 8 (3.79%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.79%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.79%) DB2
7 8 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.32%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.84%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.37%) OLTP
10 5 (2.37%) Pentaho
11 3 (1.42%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.42%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (8.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.21%) JIRA
3 10 (4.74%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.32%) Maven
5 6 (2.84%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.84%) Subversion
6 5 (2.37%) Bugzilla
6 5 (2.37%) Ant
6 5 (2.37%) FogBugz
7 4 (1.90%) JUnit
7 4 (1.90%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.42%) Selenium
8 3 (1.42%) Fiddler
8 3 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.42%) Gradle
9 2 (0.95%) RubyMine
9 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.95%) FishEye
9 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.95%) Mockito
General
1 56 (26.54%) Finance
2 27 (12.80%) Banking
3 17 (8.06%) Front Office
4 15 (7.11%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.42%) Retail
6 3 (1.42%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.42%) Legal
6 3 (1.42%) Advertising
6 3 (1.42%) Publishing
7 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 77 (36.49%) Developer
2 41 (19.43%) Software Engineer
3 24 (11.37%) Java Developer
4 18 (8.53%) Development Engineer
5 17 (8.06%) Analyst
6 16 (7.58%) Administrator
6 16 (7.58%) C# Developer
6 16 (7.58%) WPF Developer
7 14 (6.64%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.16%) Software Development Engineer
9 10 (4.74%) Support Engineer
10 9 (4.27%) Graduate
10 9 (4.27%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (3.79%) Software Developer
11 8 (3.79%) DBA
12 7 (3.32%) Junior
12 7 (3.32%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (3.32%) Junior Software Engineer
13 6 (2.84%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (2.84%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (24.17%) HTML
2 31 (14.69%) CSS
3 29 (13.74%) HTML5
4 26 (12.32%) jQuery
5 24 (11.37%) XML
6 22 (10.43%) LESS
7 18 (8.53%) .NET
7 18 (8.53%) Spring
8 16 (7.58%) Ruby on Rails
8 16 (7.58%) WPF
9 14 (6.64%) CSS3
10 13 (6.16%) Sinatra
11 11 (5.21%) Hibernate
11 11 (5.21%) J2EE
12 10 (4.74%) JMS
13 9 (4.27%) Web Services
14 8 (3.79%) Swing
14 8 (3.79%) Java EE
14 8 (3.79%) Sass
15 7 (3.32%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.27%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.37%) Equities
3 9 (4.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (3.79%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (3.79%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.79%) Open Source
5 5 (2.37%) Hedge funds
5 5 (2.37%) Statistics
5 5 (2.37%) Reference Data
5 5 (2.37%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.37%) Derivative
6 4 (1.90%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.42%) Physics
8 2 (0.95%) EPoS
8 2 (0.95%) GIS
9 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.47%) AS400
9 1 (0.47%) Firmware
9 1 (0.47%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 132 (62.56%) Linux
2 105 (49.76%) UNIX
3 51 (24.17%) Windows
4 16 (7.58%) Solaris
5 15 (7.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.74%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.79%) Debian
8 7 (3.32%) Ubuntu
9 5 (2.37%) OpenSolaris
9 5 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.42%) Android
11 2 (0.95%) AIX
11 2 (0.95%) OS/2
11 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.47%) SUSE
12 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.85%) OO
2 43 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (17.06%) Software Engineering
4 28 (13.27%) Automated Testing
5 25 (11.85%) Web Development
6 22 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (9.00%) Performance Management
8 18 (8.53%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (7.11%) Software Architecture
9 15 (7.11%) Business Analysis
10 14 (6.64%) Performance Analysis
11 13 (6.16%) Project Management
11 13 (6.16%) Refactoring
12 12 (5.69%) Service Management
13 10 (4.74%) Six Sigma
13 10 (4.74%) OOD
13 10 (4.74%) Multithreading
13 10 (4.74%) MVVM
14 8 (3.79%) Database Tuning
14 8 (3.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (53.55%) Python
2 106 (50.24%) Java
3 96 (45.50%) SQL
4 60 (28.44%) JavaScript
5 57 (27.01%) C++
6 52 (24.64%) C#
7 49 (23.22%) Ruby
8 34 (16.11%) Shell Script
9 20 (9.48%) Bash Shell
10 18 (8.53%) PHP
11 17 (8.06%) PL/SQL
11 17 (8.06%) C
12 14 (6.64%) PowerShell
13 13 (6.16%) Objective-C
14 8 (3.79%) CoffeeScript
14 8 (3.79%) Lisp
15 5 (2.37%) Korn
15 5 (2.37%) AWK
15 5 (2.37%) Jython
16 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (15.17%) Degree
2 14 (6.64%) Postgraduate
3 8 (3.79%) PhD
4 4 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.42%) ISEB
5 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.74%) QA
2 5 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.27%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.84%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.84%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (2.37%) vSphere
5 2 (0.95%) Samba
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.47%) NFS
6 1 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (2.84%) MOM
1 6 (2.84%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.42%) SCOM
3 3 (1.42%) Nagios
3 3 (1.42%) Puppet
4 2 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.95%) Salt
4 2 (0.95%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.95%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.95%) SCCM
4 2 (0.95%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.47%) Legato
5 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 48 (22.75%) Oracle
2 33 (15.64%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.90%) VMware
4 17 (8.06%) Red Hat
5 14 (6.64%) Sybase
5 14 (6.64%) JBoss
6 9 (4.27%) Cisco
7 7 (3.32%) HP
7 7 (3.32%) TIBCO
8 6 (2.84%) Dell
9 5 (2.37%) Citrix
9 5 (2.37%) NetApp
9 5 (2.37%) Veritas
9 5 (2.37%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (2.37%) Veeam
9 5 (2.37%) StreamBase
10 4 (1.90%) Wall Street Systems
10 4 (1.90%) IBM
11 3 (1.42%) EMC
11 3 (1.42%) Sun
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