Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 117 92
Rank change year-on-year -21 -25 -34
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 43 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.40% 1.60% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 2.60% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 37
Edinburgh median annual salary £18,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.67% -11.76% +6.25%
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.88% +0.63%

Perl is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,306 1,651 1,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 51.72% 61.35% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 821 1,011 739
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,750 £28,700
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Edinburgh

Perl
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Perl in Edinburgh

Perl
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Perl.

1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) PHP
4 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) Ansible
6 3 (30.00%) DevOps
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
6 3 (30.00%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Maven
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) Cacti
7 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) OSSTMM

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) npm
2 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
3 2 (20.00%) GCC
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (10.00%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (10.00%) GitLab
4 1 (10.00%) Gradle
4 1 (10.00%) Grunt
4 1 (10.00%) gulp
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Graduate
1 2 (20.00%) Junior
1 2 (20.00%) Junior Linux Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Testing Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Build Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) CentOS
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Debian
4 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (30.00%) Deployment Automation
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) OSSTMM
2 2 (20.00%) OWASP
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Secure Coding
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (40.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (10.00%) Groovy
7 1 (10.00%) Jython
7 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) GPEN
2 2 (20.00%) GWAPT
2 2 (20.00%) OSCE
2 2 (20.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) Samba
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (30.00%) Ansible
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 2 (20.00%) Cacti
3 2 (20.00%) Capistrano
3 2 (20.00%) Terraform
4 1 (10.00%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (10.00%) Mesos
4 1 (10.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Perforce
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (10.00%) VMware