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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 73 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Perl 106 105 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.21% 2.81% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.44% 5.28% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60 62 70
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £57,250 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +5.00%
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
1647 1989 1710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.80% 53.25% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 1300 1121
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +4 57 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Glasgow +7 36 £42,500 -12.82% 4
West Lothian -1 6 £60,000 +90.47% 2
Aberdeen +12 2 £30,750 +16.03%
Dundee -10 2 £42,233 -0.62% 1
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 119 (62.30%) Linux
2 117 (61.26%) Java
3 83 (43.46%) Apache
4 74 (38.74%) SQL
5 71 (37.17%) Tomcat
6 67 (35.08%) Python
7 66 (34.55%) Oracle
7 66 (34.55%) Finance
8 62 (32.46%) UNIX
9 60 (31.41%) Web Services
9 60 (31.41%) Relational Database
10 58 (30.37%) Bash Shell
11 57 (29.84%) RDBMS
12 54 (28.27%) MySQL
13 47 (24.61%) Degree
14 46 (24.08%) Analytical Skills
15 43 (22.51%) Computer Science
16 40 (20.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 40 (20.94%) Software Engineering
17 39 (20.42%) Spring
17 39 (20.42%) Shell Script
18 38 (19.90%) XML
18 38 (19.90%) SOAP
19 37 (19.37%) Open Source
20 36 (18.85%) Ruby
21 33 (17.28%) OO
21 33 (17.28%) Git (software)
22 32 (16.75%) QA
22 32 (16.75%) PHP
23 31 (16.23%) Windows

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 83 (43.46%) Apache
2 71 (37.17%) Tomcat
3 23 (12.04%) JBoss
4 13 (6.81%) CMS
5 8 (4.19%) SAS
6 6 (3.14%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.62%) Apache Pig
8 4 (2.09%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (2.09%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.09%) Mule
9 3 (1.57%) Confluence
9 3 (1.57%) Drupal
9 3 (1.57%) AquaLogic
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.52%) nginx
11 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.52%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (2.62%) SPSS
2 4 (2.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.09%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.09%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.57%) PRMS
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.57%) AquaLogic BPM
2 3 (1.57%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.62%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.52%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.52%) Internet
2 5 (2.62%) DNS
3 4 (2.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.05%) InfiniBand
4 2 (1.05%) Network Security
4 2 (1.05%) LDAP
4 2 (1.05%) DHCP
4 2 (1.05%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.05%) FTP
4 2 (1.05%) HTTP
4 2 (1.05%) SNMP
5 1 (0.52%) VoIP
5 1 (0.52%) SMTP
5 1 (0.52%) SSL
5 1 (0.52%) SAN
5 1 (0.52%) NAS
5 1 (0.52%) Firewall
5 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (31.41%) Relational Database
2 57 (29.84%) RDBMS
3 54 (28.27%) MySQL
4 23 (12.04%) SQL Server
5 18 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (7.33%) DB2
6 14 (7.33%) NoSQL
7 13 (6.81%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.19%) Big Data
9 7 (3.66%) Oracle Database
10 6 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (3.14%) Pentaho
10 6 (3.14%) Hadoop
10 6 (3.14%) Apache Hive
11 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.62%) KDB
11 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (2.62%) HBase
11 5 (2.62%) Mahout
11 5 (2.62%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 33 (17.28%) Git (software)
2 22 (11.52%) Jenkins
3 19 (9.95%) Maven
3 19 (9.95%) JUnit
4 16 (8.38%) Ant
5 8 (4.19%) JIRA
6 7 (3.66%) HttpUnit
6 7 (3.66%) JMeter
6 7 (3.66%) Subversion
7 6 (3.14%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (2.62%) Hudson
9 3 (1.57%) XMLUnit
9 3 (1.57%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.57%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.05%) Xcode
10 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.05%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.05%) GDB
10 2 (1.05%) Gradle
10 2 (1.05%) Trac
General
1 66 (34.55%) Finance
2 29 (15.18%) Banking
3 8 (4.19%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.66%) Front Office
5 4 (2.09%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (35.08%) Developer
2 40 (20.94%) Java Developer
3 37 (19.37%) Analyst
4 26 (13.61%) Administrator
5 22 (11.52%) Test Analyst
6 16 (8.38%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (6.81%) Software Engineer
7 13 (6.81%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (6.81%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.76%) Applications Support
9 10 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (4.19%) Technical Test Analyst
11 8 (4.19%) Senior Test Analyst
11 8 (4.19%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (4.19%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.19%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (3.66%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (31.41%) Web Services
2 39 (20.42%) Spring
3 38 (19.90%) XML
3 38 (19.90%) SOAP
4 29 (15.18%) JSP
4 29 (15.18%) Servlets
5 25 (13.09%) Hibernate
6 24 (12.57%) HTML
7 23 (12.04%) .NET
7 23 (12.04%) RESTful
8 22 (11.52%) CGI
9 16 (8.38%) J2EE
9 16 (8.38%) Ruby on Rails
10 11 (5.76%) JMS
10 11 (5.76%) JPA
11 8 (4.19%) Middleware
11 8 (4.19%) HTML5
12 6 (3.14%) jQuery
12 6 (3.14%) J2SE
13 5 (2.62%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (24.08%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (22.51%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.81%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.81%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.14%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.62%) W3C
5 5 (2.62%) Equities
6 4 (2.09%) Derivative
6 4 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.09%) Replication
6 4 (2.09%) iPad
7 3 (1.57%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.57%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.57%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.05%) Informatics
8 2 (1.05%) Life Science
8 2 (1.05%) Wiki
8 2 (1.05%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 119 (62.30%) Linux
2 62 (32.46%) UNIX
3 40 (20.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (16.23%) Windows
5 29 (15.18%) Debian
6 21 (10.99%) Android
6 21 (10.99%) Apple iOS
7 16 (8.38%) Solaris
8 3 (1.57%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.57%) CentOS
9 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.52%) AIX
10 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.94%) Software Engineering
2 37 (19.37%) Open Source
3 33 (17.28%) OO
4 31 (16.23%) Automated Testing
5 28 (14.66%) Configuration Management
6 27 (14.14%) Mentoring
7 26 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (12.04%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (8.90%) ITIL
10 16 (8.38%) Project Management
11 15 (7.85%) Software Testing
12 14 (7.33%) Content Management
12 14 (7.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (7.33%) Android Development
12 14 (7.33%) iOS Development
12 14 (7.33%) SDLC
13 13 (6.81%) DevOps
13 13 (6.81%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (6.81%) Capacity Management
13 13 (6.81%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 117 (61.26%) Java
2 74 (38.74%) SQL
3 67 (35.08%) Python
4 58 (30.37%) Bash Shell
5 39 (20.42%) Shell Script
6 36 (18.85%) Ruby
7 32 (16.75%) PHP
8 22 (11.52%) C#
9 18 (9.42%) C++
10 17 (8.90%) JavaScript
11 15 (7.85%) PowerShell
12 13 (6.81%) Korn
13 11 (5.76%) C
14 10 (5.24%) PL/SQL
15 8 (4.19%) Scala
16 5 (2.62%) R
17 3 (1.57%) Objective-C
17 3 (1.57%) Lisp
18 2 (1.05%) Tcl
18 2 (1.05%) sed
Qualifications
1 47 (24.61%) Degree
2 9 (4.71%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (1.57%) PhD
5 2 (1.05%) ISEB
5 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.05%) RHCE
5 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.05%) MCSE
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.75%) QA
2 7 (3.66%) SLA
3 3 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.14%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (3.14%) Docker
3 5 (2.62%) Apache Flume
3 5 (2.62%) Xen
4 4 (2.09%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.57%) NFS
6 2 (1.05%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.05%) GPFS
7 1 (0.52%) XenApp
7 1 (0.52%) vSphere
7 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (9.95%) Puppet
2 17 (8.90%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.71%) ITRS Geneos
3 9 (4.71%) Ansible
3 9 (4.71%) Capistrano
4 8 (4.19%) Nagios
5 6 (3.14%) Opsview
5 6 (3.14%) Graphite
6 5 (2.62%) SCOM
7 4 (2.09%) Oracle Statspack
7 4 (2.09%) Control-M
7 4 (2.09%) logstash
8 3 (1.57%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.57%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (1.05%) Data Guard
9 2 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.05%) WSUS
9 2 (1.05%) SCCM
10 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (34.55%) Oracle
2 27 (14.14%) Sybase
3 25 (13.09%) VMware
4 23 (12.04%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.28%) F5
6 11 (5.76%) Alterian
7 9 (4.71%) Cisco
7 9 (4.71%) Sun
8 8 (4.19%) SAP
9 7 (3.66%) Informatica
10 6 (3.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (3.14%) Talend
11 5 (2.62%) Vertica
11 5 (2.62%) Teradata
11 5 (2.62%) Netezza
11 5 (2.62%) Greenplum
11 5 (2.62%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (2.62%) Cognos
12 4 (2.09%) IBM
12 4 (2.09%) Perforce
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