Period
to 7 April 2020

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 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 117 131
Rank change year-on-year +23 +14 -33
Permanent jobs citing Perl 26 40 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.51% 1.54% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 2.81% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 16
Median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,400 £25,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,250 £56,250 £48,750
Scotland median annual salary £49,500 £44,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.57% +9.38%

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 997 1,425 1,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 58.03% 54.70% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 539 911 945
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £66,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Edinburgh

Perl
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Perl in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Perl in Edinburgh

Perl
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing Perl in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Perl in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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 22 (84.62%) Python
2 17 (65.38%) Linux
3 13 (50.00%) Firmware
4 8 (30.77%) IPv4
4 8 (30.77%) Bugzilla
4 8 (30.77%) Test Management
4 8 (30.77%) Wireshark
4 8 (30.77%) TestLink
5 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
5 7 (26.92%) Java
6 6 (23.08%) MySQL
6 6 (23.08%) Ruby
6 6 (23.08%) Puppet
6 6 (23.08%) DevOps
7 5 (19.23%) OpenWrt
7 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (19.23%) CCTV
7 5 (19.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (19.23%) Subversion
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) WPA
7 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (19.23%) C++
7 5 (19.23%) Unix
7 5 (19.23%) C
7 5 (19.23%) 802.11
7 5 (19.23%) ASIC
7 5 (19.23%) 802.1X
8 4 (15.38%) AppDynamics

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 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.85%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Azure
1 2 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Apigee
2 1 (3.85%) AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Datadog
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Kong
2 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) IPv4
1 8 (30.77%) Wireshark
2 5 (19.23%) 802.11
2 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (19.23%) WPA
3 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospike
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.85%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Bugzilla
1 8 (30.77%) TestLink
2 5 (19.23%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) GitLab
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Test Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Hardware Test Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Graduate
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.85%) Java EE
2 1 (3.85%) Kafka
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) RESTful
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) ASIC
1 5 (19.23%) CCTV
1 5 (19.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (19.23%) OpenWrt
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 4 (15.38%) CentOS
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Test Management
2 6 (23.08%) DevOps
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Line Management
5 2 (7.69%) Network Management
5 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Change Control
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Kanban
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) Python
2 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) Ruby
4 5 (19.23%) C
4 5 (19.23%) C++
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 2 (7.69%) Go
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.85%) C#
8 1 (3.85%) Elixir
8 1 (3.85%) Groovy
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Firmware
2 3 (11.54%) Docker
3 2 (7.69%) vCloud
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) Ansible
2 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
3 2 (7.69%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.85%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.85%) Consul
4 1 (3.85%) Kibana
4 1 (3.85%) logstash
4 1 (3.85%) Nagios
4 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) AppDynamics
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Dynatrace
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Micro Focus
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) New Relic
4 1 (3.85%) Splunk