Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 98 86
Rank change year-on-year -27 -12 -18
Permanent jobs citing Perl 19 49 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.72% 1.96% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 3.25% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 45
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +3.66%

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 1,333 1,506 1,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 50.59% 60.22% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 850 925 707
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £28,650
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,400
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 17 (89.47%) Python
2 15 (78.95%) Java
3 13 (68.42%) Bash Shell
4 12 (63.16%) C#
4 12 (63.16%) PHP
5 11 (57.89%) C++
5 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
6 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
6 10 (52.63%) C
6 10 (52.63%) Windows
7 9 (47.37%) Linux
7 9 (47.37%) SQL
7 9 (47.37%) MySQL
7 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
8 8 (42.11%) Oracle
8 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
9 7 (36.84%) VB
9 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
9 7 (36.84%) VBA
9 7 (36.84%) .NET
9 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (36.84%) CentOS
9 7 (36.84%) Subversion
9 7 (36.84%) HBase
9 7 (36.84%) Redis
9 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
9 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
9 7 (36.84%) Virtual Team

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 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) JBoss
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) nginx
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (5.26%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) npm
2 1 (5.26%) OpenShift
2 1 (5.26%) Route 53
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) BGP
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) DMVPN
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
3 1 (5.26%) IPsec
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) SMTP
3 1 (5.26%) SSH
3 1 (5.26%) tcpdump
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) HBase
3 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
3 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
3 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (36.84%) Redis
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (36.84%) Subversion
3 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.53%) Maven
4 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
4 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (5.26%) GCC
5 1 (5.26%) GitLab
5 1 (5.26%) Gradle
5 1 (5.26%) Grunt
5 1 (5.26%) gulp
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium
5 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
5 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
1 7 (36.84%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Graduate
2 2 (10.53%) Junior
2 2 (10.53%) Junior Linux Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Testing Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Build Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Virtual Team
2 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) CentOS
4 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Unix
6 2 (10.53%) Debian
6 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Task Automation
2 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) OWASP
4 2 (10.53%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) OSSTMM
4 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Runbook
4 2 (10.53%) Secure Coding
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
5 1 (5.26%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Python
2 15 (78.95%) Java
3 13 (68.42%) Bash Shell
4 12 (63.16%) C#
4 12 (63.16%) PHP
5 11 (57.89%) C++
6 10 (52.63%) C
6 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
7 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
7 9 (47.37%) SQL
8 7 (36.84%) VB
8 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
8 7 (36.84%) VBA
9 4 (21.05%) Ruby
10 1 (5.26%) Groovy
10 1 (5.26%) Jython
10 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
10 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) AWS Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) GPEN
2 2 (10.53%) GWAPT
2 2 (10.53%) OSCE
2 2 (10.53%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Squid
2 1 (5.26%) vCloud
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes
1 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
3 2 (10.53%) Nagios
3 2 (10.53%) Rundeck
4 1 (5.26%) Cacti
4 1 (5.26%) Capistrano
4 1 (5.26%) Nessus
4 1 (5.26%) Nmap
4 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (5.26%) Terraform
4 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Splunk
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Cognos
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) FactSet
5 1 (5.26%) Informatica
5 1 (5.26%) Perforce