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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 84 90 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -33
Permanent jobs citing Perl 77 75 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.46% 2.19% 3.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 4.00% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 64
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +6.32%
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
1650 1877 1565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.67% 54.85% 54.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1242 990
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 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +24 40 £40,500 -26.36% 1
Edinburgh -14 23 £45,000 +16.12% 4
Stirling - 4 - -
West Lothian -2 3 - - 2
Fife +5 1 £28,500 -31.32%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £50,000 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 97 (65.10%) Linux
2 73 (48.99%) Java
3 69 (46.31%) Python
4 60 (40.27%) Finance
5 56 (37.58%) UNIX
6 54 (36.24%) SQL
7 40 (26.85%) Degree
8 39 (26.17%) Shell Script
8 39 (26.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 32 (21.48%) Computer Science
10 31 (20.81%) Relational Database
10 31 (20.81%) Oracle
11 29 (19.46%) Software Engineering
12 28 (18.79%) RDBMS
12 28 (18.79%) QA
13 27 (18.12%) MySQL
13 27 (18.12%) JavaScript
13 27 (18.12%) C++
13 27 (18.12%) Apache
14 26 (17.45%) PHP
14 26 (17.45%) Bash Shell
15 22 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (14.77%) Web Services
15 22 (14.77%) OO
15 22 (14.77%) Red Hat
16 21 (14.09%) Ruby
17 20 (13.42%) Tomcat
17 20 (13.42%) Solaris
17 20 (13.42%) XML
18 18 (12.08%) C#

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 (18.12%) Apache
2 20 (13.42%) Tomcat
3 13 (8.72%) JBoss
4 7 (4.70%) SugarCRM
4 7 (4.70%) Alfresco
4 7 (4.70%) Mule
5 6 (4.03%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.03%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.01%) SAS
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.34%) nginx
8 1 (0.67%) Confluence
8 1 (0.67%) Node.js
8 1 (0.67%) CMS
8 1 (0.67%) Drupal
8 1 (0.67%) Jetty
8 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.40%) Internet
2 12 (8.05%) SAN
3 10 (6.71%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.04%) DNS
5 6 (4.03%) HTTP
5 6 (4.03%) Wireless
6 5 (3.36%) Firewall
6 5 (3.36%) DHCP
6 5 (3.36%) LDAP
7 4 (2.68%) SSL
8 3 (2.01%) SMTP
9 2 (1.34%) WAN
9 2 (1.34%) LAN
9 2 (1.34%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.67%) VPN
10 1 (0.67%) VoIP
10 1 (0.67%) 802.11
10 1 (0.67%) SONET
10 1 (0.67%) DWDM
10 1 (0.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.81%) Relational Database
2 28 (18.79%) RDBMS
3 27 (18.12%) MySQL
4 14 (9.40%) MongoDB
5 13 (8.72%) SQL Server
6 10 (6.71%) Oracle Database
7 8 (5.37%) NoSQL
7 8 (5.37%) Hadoop
8 7 (4.70%) Apache Hive
8 7 (4.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (4.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (4.70%) Pentaho
8 7 (4.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (4.70%) Big Data
9 6 (4.03%) MarkLogic
9 6 (4.03%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (4.03%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (4.03%) TimesTen
10 4 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.01%) KDB
Development Applications
1 17 (11.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.71%) JIRA
3 9 (6.04%) Maven
4 7 (4.70%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (4.70%) Selenium
4 7 (4.70%) Bugzilla
4 7 (4.70%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.03%) FogBugz
5 6 (4.03%) Subversion
5 6 (4.03%) Ant
5 6 (4.03%) JUnit
6 4 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.01%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.01%) TestNG
7 3 (2.01%) Fiddler
7 3 (2.01%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.34%) Gradle
8 2 (1.34%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.34%) JBehave
8 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (40.27%) Finance
2 13 (8.72%) Banking
3 7 (4.70%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.01%) Marketing
5 2 (1.34%) Retail
5 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.34%) Front Office
5 2 (1.34%) Electronics
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (22.82%) Developer
2 23 (15.44%) Java Developer
3 22 (14.77%) Analyst
4 12 (8.05%) Software Engineer
5 11 (7.38%) Administrator
6 10 (6.71%) Junior
7 9 (6.04%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.37%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.70%) Test Manager
9 7 (4.70%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Technical Specialist
10 6 (4.03%) Graduate
10 6 (4.03%) DBA
10 6 (4.03%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Oracle DBA
11 5 (3.36%) Test Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) Integration Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.77%) Web Services
2 20 (13.42%) XML
3 18 (12.08%) Spring
4 15 (10.07%) HTML
5 14 (9.40%) Middleware
6 12 (8.05%) Hibernate
6 12 (8.05%) SOAP
7 11 (7.38%) JSP
7 11 (7.38%) Servlets
7 11 (7.38%) CGI
8 9 (6.04%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (4.03%) Ajax
9 6 (4.03%) CSS
9 6 (4.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 5 (3.36%) .NET
10 5 (3.36%) RESTful
11 4 (2.68%) HTML5
11 4 (2.68%) CSS3
11 4 (2.68%) Spring MVC
11 4 (2.68%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.48%) Computer Science
2 17 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.38%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.04%) Open Source
5 8 (5.37%) Physics
5 8 (5.37%) Equities
6 7 (4.70%) Data Integration
7 6 (4.03%) Derivative
8 5 (3.36%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.68%) EPoS
9 4 (2.68%) Mathematics
10 3 (2.01%) Social Media
10 3 (2.01%) SWIFT
11 2 (1.34%) Statistics
11 2 (1.34%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (0.67%) GIS
12 1 (0.67%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.67%) Clustering
12 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 97 (65.10%) Linux
2 56 (37.58%) UNIX
3 39 (26.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (13.42%) Solaris
5 17 (11.41%) Debian
6 16 (10.74%) Windows
7 8 (5.37%) AIX
8 5 (3.36%) Android
9 4 (2.68%) CentOS
9 4 (2.68%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.68%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.34%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.67%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.46%) Software Engineering
2 22 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (14.77%) OO
3 17 (11.41%) Automated Testing
4 14 (9.40%) Mentoring
5 12 (8.05%) Performance Analysis
6 11 (7.38%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (7.38%) Validation
7 10 (6.71%) Project Management
8 9 (6.04%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (5.37%) MVC
9 8 (5.37%) Change Management
9 8 (5.37%) MapReduce
9 8 (5.37%) Test Management
9 8 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (4.70%) Time Management
10 7 (4.70%) Configuration Management
11 6 (4.03%) Test Scripting
11 6 (4.03%) Wealth Management
11 6 (4.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (48.99%) Java
2 69 (46.31%) Python
3 54 (36.24%) SQL
4 39 (26.17%) Shell Script
5 27 (18.12%) C++
5 27 (18.12%) JavaScript
6 26 (17.45%) PHP
6 26 (17.45%) Bash Shell
7 21 (14.09%) Ruby
8 18 (12.08%) C#
9 13 (8.72%) PL/SQL
10 11 (7.38%) C
11 9 (6.04%) Korn
12 8 (5.37%) sed
13 6 (4.03%) Bourne shell
13 6 (4.03%) AWK
14 4 (2.68%) Groovy
15 3 (2.01%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.34%) Lisp
16 2 (1.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (26.85%) Degree
2 10 (6.71%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.37%) ISEB
4 6 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.03%) CCNA
5 5 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.68%) CWNA
7 2 (1.34%) PhD
7 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.67%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (18.79%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) SLA
3 2 (1.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (4.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (4.70%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.36%) vSphere
3 5 (3.36%) Firmware
4 4 (2.68%) PowerHA
5 3 (2.01%) NFS
5 3 (2.01%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.34%) KVM
6 2 (1.34%) Xen
7 1 (0.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (4.70%) Data Guard
2 7 (4.70%) Puppet
3 4 (2.68%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (2.68%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (2.01%) Netcool
4 3 (2.01%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 3 (2.01%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.67%) SCOM
6 1 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (20.81%) Oracle
2 22 (14.77%) Red Hat
3 15 (10.07%) Sybase
4 13 (8.72%) VMware
5 10 (6.71%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.37%) IBM
7 7 (4.70%) Talend
8 6 (4.03%) MapR
8 6 (4.03%) Vertica
8 6 (4.03%) HP
9 5 (3.36%) Sun
9 5 (3.36%) Cisco
9 5 (3.36%) EMC
10 4 (2.68%) Symantec
10 4 (2.68%) ProCurve
10 4 (2.68%) Aruba
10 4 (2.68%) Dell
10 4 (2.68%) Ruckus Wireless
10 4 (2.68%) Meru Networks
11 3 (2.01%) Veritas
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, or Linlithgow, Scotland
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, or Linlithgow, Scotland
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago