Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 95 84
Rank change year-on-year -22 -11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 24 43 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.91% 1.96% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 3.28% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 52
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,500 £26,625
90th Percentile £48,750 £58,400 £60,800
Scotland median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% +6.25%

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 1,338 1,310 1,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 50.59% 59.65% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 919 828 754
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £62,500 £59,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +1.23%

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 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 21 (87.50%) Python
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) Linux
3 15 (62.50%) Java
3 15 (62.50%) Bash Shell
4 12 (50.00%) C#
4 12 (50.00%) PHP
4 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) MySQL
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) C++
5 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
5 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
6 10 (41.67%) CentOS
6 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (41.67%) Oracle
6 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 10 (41.67%) C
7 9 (37.50%) .NET
8 8 (33.33%) VB
8 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 8 (33.33%) VBA
8 8 (33.33%) Unix
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (33.33%) Subversion
8 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 8 (33.33%) HBase
8 8 (33.33%) Redis

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 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) nginx
3 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (4.17%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) Route 53
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) DHCP
2 3 (12.50%) SMTP
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) FTP
3 2 (8.33%) HTTP
3 2 (8.33%) SNMP
3 2 (8.33%) SSH
4 1 (4.17%) BGP
4 1 (4.17%) DMVPN
4 1 (4.17%) IPsec
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
4 1 (4.17%) tcpdump
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) MySQL
2 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (33.33%) HBase
3 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 8 (33.33%) Redis
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
2 8 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (4.17%) GCC
5 1 (4.17%) GoCD
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Maven
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium
5 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
1 8 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Graduate
3 2 (8.33%) Junior
3 2 (8.33%) Junior Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) JSON
3 2 (8.33%) LDAP
3 2 (8.33%) REST
3 2 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) Java EE
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (4.17%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 3 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) iSeries
4 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) CentOS
4 8 (33.33%) Unix
5 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X
7 2 (8.33%) Debian
7 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Task Automation
2 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 2 (8.33%) OWASP
4 2 (8.33%) Runbook
4 2 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
4 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Kanban
5 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.17%) Product Management
5 1 (4.17%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Python
2 15 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 15 (62.50%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) PHP
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) C++
4 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
5 10 (41.67%) C
5 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) VB
6 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 8 (33.33%) VBA
7 5 (20.83%) Ruby
8 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CCFE
3 1 (4.17%) CEH
3 1 (4.17%) CEPT
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) GCFA
3 1 (4.17%) GCFE
3 1 (4.17%) GCIH
3 1 (4.17%) GIAC
3 1 (4.17%) GPEN
3 1 (4.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) GDPR
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
2 2 (8.33%) vCloud
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Squid
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Ansible
3 3 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.33%) Nagios
4 2 (8.33%) Rundeck
4 2 (8.33%) Terraform
4 2 (8.33%) vCenter Server
5 1 (4.17%) Cacti
5 1 (4.17%) Capistrano
5 1 (4.17%) HockeyApp
5 1 (4.17%) Nessus
5 1 (4.17%) Nmap
5 1 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.50%) Splunk
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Cognos
5 1 (4.17%) F5
5 1 (4.17%) FactSet
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Informatica
5 1 (4.17%) KANA
5 1 (4.17%) Perforce