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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 72 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Perl 100 125 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.15% 3.29% 3.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.26% 5.98% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 57 53 79
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,400 £55,000
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
1598 2089 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.39% 54.97% 57.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1427 1223
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 July 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 July 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 +7 61 £40,000 +10.72% 10
Glasgow -8 35 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Stirling -1 1 £50,000 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 103 (60.59%) Linux
2 97 (57.06%) Java
3 73 (42.94%) Finance
4 69 (40.59%) SQL
5 65 (38.24%) UNIX
6 62 (36.47%) Python
7 60 (35.29%) Oracle
8 55 (32.35%) Apache
8 55 (32.35%) Tomcat
8 55 (32.35%) Relational Database
9 50 (29.41%) RDBMS
10 48 (28.24%) MySQL
11 47 (27.65%) Web Services
11 47 (27.65%) Shell Script
12 46 (27.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 43 (25.29%) Bash Shell
14 35 (20.59%) XML
14 35 (20.59%) Degree
15 34 (20.00%) Spring
15 34 (20.00%) Sybase
16 33 (19.41%) QA
16 33 (19.41%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (18.24%) Computer Science
18 30 (17.65%) OO
19 29 (17.06%) Software Engineering
20 28 (16.47%) Red Hat
21 26 (15.29%) PHP
21 26 (15.29%) SOAP
21 26 (15.29%) Debian
22 24 (14.12%) Hibernate

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 55 (32.35%) Apache
1 55 (32.35%) Tomcat
2 21 (12.35%) JBoss
3 9 (5.29%) CMS
4 5 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.94%) SAS
5 4 (2.35%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (2.35%) Alfresco
5 4 (2.35%) Mule
5 4 (2.35%) SugarCRM
6 3 (1.76%) AquaLogic
7 2 (1.18%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.59%) Drupal
8 1 (0.59%) nginx
8 1 (0.59%) Node.js
8 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.18%) SPSS
2 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Oracle Utilities
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.76%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.76%) AquaLogic BPM
3 3 (1.76%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.76%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.18%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.18%) Internet
2 7 (4.12%) SAN
3 5 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.35%) DNS
5 2 (1.18%) SSL
5 2 (1.18%) Firewall
5 2 (1.18%) LDAP
5 2 (1.18%) LAN
5 2 (1.18%) WAN
5 2 (1.18%) SMTP
5 2 (1.18%) HTTP
6 1 (0.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (32.35%) Relational Database
2 50 (29.41%) RDBMS
3 48 (28.24%) MySQL
4 19 (11.18%) SQL Server
5 16 (9.41%) MongoDB
6 12 (7.06%) Oracle Database
6 12 (7.06%) NoSQL
7 11 (6.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (6.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (5.29%) DB2
9 8 (4.71%) KDB
10 7 (4.12%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (3.53%) Big Data
11 6 (3.53%) MarkLogic
11 6 (3.53%) Pentaho
11 6 (3.53%) Hadoop
11 6 (3.53%) Apache Hive
11 6 (3.53%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 24 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.76%) Maven
3 19 (11.18%) Ant
4 16 (9.41%) Jenkins
5 15 (8.82%) JUnit
6 6 (3.53%) Talend Open Studio
6 6 (3.53%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.53%) Subversion
7 5 (2.94%) JMeter
7 5 (2.94%) HttpUnit
8 4 (2.35%) Selenium
9 3 (1.76%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.76%) JIRA
9 3 (1.76%) XMLUnit
10 2 (1.18%) Gradle
10 2 (1.18%) Fiddler
10 2 (1.18%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.18%) FogBugz
11 1 (0.59%) Mockito
11 1 (0.59%) TestNG
General
1 73 (42.94%) Finance
2 23 (13.53%) Banking
3 8 (4.71%) Front Office
4 7 (4.12%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.35%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.18%) Retail
6 2 (1.18%) Marketing
7 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Electronics
7 1 (0.59%) Legal
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
7 1 (0.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (32.94%) Developer
2 35 (20.59%) Java Developer
3 28 (16.47%) Analyst
4 22 (12.94%) Administrator
5 14 (8.24%) Test Analyst
6 12 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (6.47%) Software Engineer
7 11 (6.47%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.47%) Applications Support
8 9 (5.29%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.12%) DBA
10 7 (4.12%) Junior
10 7 (4.12%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (4.12%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (3.53%) Test Manager
11 6 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (2.94%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (27.65%) Web Services
2 35 (20.59%) XML
3 34 (20.00%) Spring
4 26 (15.29%) SOAP
5 24 (14.12%) Hibernate
6 22 (12.94%) JSP
6 22 (12.94%) Servlets
6 22 (12.94%) HTML
7 20 (11.76%) RESTful
8 18 (10.59%) CGI
9 14 (8.24%) .NET
10 12 (7.06%) J2EE
11 11 (6.47%) Middleware
11 11 (6.47%) Ruby on Rails
12 8 (4.71%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (4.12%) JPA
13 7 (4.12%) JMS
14 6 (3.53%) J2SE
14 6 (3.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 6 (3.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.41%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (18.24%) Computer Science
3 18 (10.59%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.29%) Equities
5 8 (4.71%) Derivative
6 6 (3.53%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.35%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.35%) iPad
7 4 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.76%) W3C
8 3 (1.76%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (1.76%) Replication
9 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.59%) Physics
10 1 (0.59%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.59%) iSeries
10 1 (0.59%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 103 (60.59%) Linux
2 65 (38.24%) UNIX
3 46 (27.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (15.29%) Debian
5 20 (11.76%) Solaris
6 17 (10.00%) Windows
6 17 (10.00%) Android
7 16 (9.41%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.18%) CentOS
8 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.65%) OO
2 29 (17.06%) Software Engineering
3 24 (14.12%) Automated Testing
3 24 (14.12%) SDLC
4 23 (13.53%) Mentoring
5 21 (12.35%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (10.59%) Configuration Management
7 18 (10.59%) Open Source
8 15 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (7.65%) MVC
9 13 (7.65%) Android Development
9 13 (7.65%) iOS Development
10 12 (7.06%) Performance Analysis
10 12 (7.06%) Content Management
11 10 (5.88%) Software Testing
11 10 (5.88%) Incident Management
11 10 (5.88%) ITIL
11 10 (5.88%) Capacity Management
11 10 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (57.06%) Java
2 69 (40.59%) SQL
3 62 (36.47%) Python
4 47 (27.65%) Shell Script
5 43 (25.29%) Bash Shell
6 26 (15.29%) PHP
7 21 (12.35%) JavaScript
7 21 (12.35%) Ruby
8 19 (11.18%) C#
9 18 (10.59%) PL/SQL
10 17 (10.00%) C++
11 9 (5.29%) sed
12 8 (4.71%) Korn
13 7 (4.12%) PowerShell
14 6 (3.53%) Bourne shell
14 6 (3.53%) AWK
15 4 (2.35%) C
16 3 (1.76%) Lisp
17 2 (1.18%) R
18 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (20.59%) Degree
2 7 (4.12%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.94%) ISEB
4 3 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (1.76%) PhD
5 2 (1.18%) CCNA
5 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.41%) QA
2 3 (1.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.06%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.18%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.18%) NFS
3 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.29%) Puppet
3 8 (4.71%) Data Guard
3 8 (4.71%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (4.12%) Capistrano
4 7 (4.12%) ITRS Geneos
4 7 (4.12%) Ansible
5 6 (3.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (2.35%) SCOM
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle Statspack
6 4 (2.35%) logstash
6 4 (2.35%) Control-M
7 3 (1.76%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.59%) WSUS
8 1 (0.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.59%) SCCM
8 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 60 (35.29%) Oracle
2 34 (20.00%) Sybase
3 28 (16.47%) Red Hat
4 14 (8.24%) VMware
5 8 (4.71%) Vertica
6 7 (4.12%) Alterian
6 7 (4.12%) Sun
7 6 (3.53%) Talend
7 6 (3.53%) MapR
8 5 (2.94%) Informatica
9 4 (2.35%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.35%) F5
10 3 (1.76%) Charles River
10 3 (1.76%) Perforce
10 3 (1.76%) SAP
11 2 (1.18%) Cognos
11 2 (1.18%) Teradata
11 2 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.18%) Netezza
11 2 (1.18%) Greenplum
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