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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 87 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 70 81 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.25% 2.46% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.30% 4.45% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41 47 64
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +37.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,969 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
1628 1819 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.40% 55.17% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1173 1090
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Glasgow +22 33 £39,250 -28.63% 4
Edinburgh -30 23 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Stirling - 4 - -
West Lothian -5 2 - - 1
Fife - 2 £28,500 - 2
East Lothian - 1 £20,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £50,000 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 111 (68.52%) Linux
2 81 (50.00%) Python
3 80 (49.38%) Java
4 59 (36.42%) UNIX
5 55 (33.95%) Finance
6 51 (31.48%) SQL
7 45 (27.78%) Degree
8 43 (26.54%) Shell Script
9 35 (21.60%) Computer Science
10 34 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (19.75%) C++
11 32 (19.75%) Oracle
11 32 (19.75%) QA
11 32 (19.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (19.14%) Bash Shell
13 29 (17.90%) Ruby
14 28 (17.28%) JavaScript
14 28 (17.28%) Apache
15 27 (16.67%) Software Engineering
16 26 (16.05%) Relational Database
17 25 (15.43%) Tomcat
18 24 (14.81%) XML
18 24 (14.81%) PHP
18 24 (14.81%) Git (software)
19 23 (14.20%) Automated Testing
20 22 (13.58%) Web Services
20 22 (13.58%) OO
20 22 (13.58%) RDBMS
21 21 (12.96%) C#
22 20 (12.35%) Analytical Skills

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 28 (17.28%) Apache
2 25 (15.43%) Tomcat
3 14 (8.64%) JBoss
4 11 (6.79%) WebLogic
5 10 (6.17%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.47%) SugarCRM
6 4 (2.47%) Alfresco
6 4 (2.47%) Mule
7 3 (1.85%) SAS
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.23%) nginx
8 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.23%) Jetty
9 1 (0.62%) IIS
9 1 (0.62%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.62%) Confluence
9 1 (0.62%) Lync
9 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.64%) TCP/IP
2 13 (8.02%) Internet
3 8 (4.94%) Firewall
3 8 (4.94%) DNS
4 6 (3.70%) SAN
4 6 (3.70%) Wireless
5 5 (3.09%) HTTP
5 5 (3.09%) LDAP
5 5 (3.09%) DHCP
6 2 (1.23%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.23%) SNMP
6 2 (1.23%) SSL
7 1 (0.62%) IPv6
7 1 (0.62%) WiMAX
7 1 (0.62%) Fast Ethernet
7 1 (0.62%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.62%) VPN
7 1 (0.62%) VoIP
7 1 (0.62%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.05%) Relational Database
2 22 (13.58%) RDBMS
3 18 (11.11%) MySQL
4 14 (8.64%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.32%) Big Data
6 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.09%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.09%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.09%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.47%) Apache Hive
7 4 (2.47%) Pentaho
7 4 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.85%) Sybase ASE
8 3 (1.85%) DB2
9 2 (1.23%) KDB
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.02%) JIRA
3 9 (5.56%) Bugzilla
4 8 (4.94%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.94%) FogBugz
5 7 (4.32%) Subversion
6 6 (3.70%) Maven
6 6 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.09%) Selenium
7 5 (3.09%) JUnit
8 4 (2.47%) Ant
8 4 (2.47%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (2.47%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.85%) Fiddler
9 3 (1.85%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.23%) TestNG
10 2 (1.23%) JBehave
10 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 55 (33.95%) Finance
2 13 (8.02%) Banking
3 4 (2.47%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.47%) Marketing
4 3 (1.85%) Electronics
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
6 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.62%) Publishing
6 1 (0.62%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 30 (18.52%) Developer
2 27 (16.67%) Analyst
3 20 (12.35%) Java Developer
4 15 (9.26%) Software Engineer
5 12 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (7.41%) Administrator
6 10 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (4.94%) Junior
7 8 (4.94%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (4.32%) Graduate
8 7 (4.32%) Support Analyst
8 7 (4.32%) Test Engineer
8 7 (4.32%) QA Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (3.70%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.70%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.09%) Tester
10 5 (3.09%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.81%) XML
2 22 (13.58%) Web Services
3 16 (9.88%) HTML
4 14 (8.64%) SOAP
5 13 (8.02%) Spring
6 12 (7.41%) Middleware
7 11 (6.79%) CGI
7 11 (6.79%) .NET
7 11 (6.79%) JSP
7 11 (6.79%) Servlets
8 9 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
9 8 (4.94%) Hibernate
10 6 (3.70%) jQuery
10 6 (3.70%) Ajax
10 6 (3.70%) CSS
11 5 (3.09%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (2.47%) JMS
12 4 (2.47%) Spring MVC
12 4 (2.47%) HTML5
12 4 (2.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.60%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.79%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.56%) Open Source
5 7 (4.32%) Physics
5 7 (4.32%) Equities
6 5 (3.09%) Derivative
6 5 (3.09%) EPoS
6 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.47%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.47%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.47%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.85%) Social Media
8 3 (1.85%) User Experience
8 3 (1.85%) Statistics
9 2 (1.23%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.23%) iSeries
9 2 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.62%) IBM XIV
10 1 (0.62%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 111 (68.52%) Linux
2 59 (36.42%) UNIX
3 32 (19.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (11.73%) Windows
5 14 (8.64%) Debian
5 14 (8.64%) Solaris
6 9 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 8 (4.94%) AIX
8 7 (4.32%) Android
9 3 (1.85%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.85%) OS/2
10 2 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (1.23%) CentOS
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.62%) OpenSolaris
11 1 (0.62%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 23 (14.20%) Automated Testing
4 22 (13.58%) OO
5 13 (8.02%) Project Management
5 13 (8.02%) Mentoring
6 9 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (4.94%) Software Testing
7 8 (4.94%) Workflow
7 8 (4.94%) Change Management
7 8 (4.94%) DevOps
8 7 (4.32%) Waterfall
8 7 (4.32%) MVC
8 7 (4.32%) Web Development
8 7 (4.32%) Time Management
8 7 (4.32%) Release Management
9 6 (3.70%) Test Scripting
9 6 (3.70%) Configuration Management
9 6 (3.70%) Regression Testing
9 6 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 81 (50.00%) Python
2 80 (49.38%) Java
3 51 (31.48%) SQL
4 43 (26.54%) Shell Script
5 32 (19.75%) C++
6 31 (19.14%) Bash Shell
7 29 (17.90%) Ruby
8 28 (17.28%) JavaScript
9 24 (14.81%) PHP
10 21 (12.96%) C#
11 13 (8.02%) C
12 10 (6.17%) PowerShell
13 9 (5.56%) Korn
14 6 (3.70%) PL/SQL
15 5 (3.09%) VB.NET
16 4 (2.47%) T-SQL
16 4 (2.47%) Groovy
17 3 (1.85%) VBScript
18 2 (1.23%) VB
18 2 (1.23%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 45 (27.78%) Degree
2 9 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (4.32%) ISEB
5 4 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.47%) CCNA
5 4 (2.47%) CWNA
6 2 (1.23%) PhD
6 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.62%) HND
7 1 (0.62%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (19.75%) QA
2 7 (4.32%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.70%) vSphere
3 5 (3.09%) Firmware
4 4 (2.47%) PowerHA
5 3 (1.85%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.23%) Xen
6 2 (1.23%) KVM
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.62%) NFS
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.62%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (6.79%) Puppet
2 7 (4.32%) Nagios
3 6 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.70%) ZABBIX
4 5 (3.09%) Salt
5 4 (2.47%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (2.47%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (1.85%) Netcool
6 3 (1.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.85%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.62%) SCOM
8 1 (0.62%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 32 (19.75%) Oracle
2 17 (10.49%) VMware
3 15 (9.26%) Red Hat
4 13 (8.02%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.56%) Sybase
5 9 (5.56%) IBM
6 8 (4.94%) Dell
7 6 (3.70%) Cisco
7 6 (3.70%) HP
7 6 (3.70%) New Relic
8 5 (3.09%) SaltStack
8 5 (3.09%) Sun
8 5 (3.09%) SAP
8 5 (3.09%) EMC
9 4 (2.47%) Symantec
9 4 (2.47%) Talend
9 4 (2.47%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (2.47%) Meru Networks
9 4 (2.47%) ProCurve
9 4 (2.47%) Aruba
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus Standard Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Fife
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago