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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 71 47
Rank change year-on-year -15 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 15 22 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.23% 1.82% 4.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 4.31% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 37
Median salary £18,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.25% -3.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 757 511 634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 62.05% 42.16% 46.11%
Number of salaries quoted 470 299 418
Median salary £40,000 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.43% +6.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,200 £58,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Perl as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Perl.

1 29 (65.91%) PHP
2 27 (61.36%) Java
3 23 (52.27%) Python
4 21 (47.73%) Linux
5 20 (45.45%) Apache
5 20 (45.45%) Tomcat
6 19 (43.18%) Ruby
6 19 (43.18%) Bash Shell
7 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
7 17 (38.64%) Maven
8 16 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (34.09%) Puppet
9 15 (34.09%) Unix
9 15 (34.09%) .NET
10 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
10 14 (31.82%) Hibernate
10 14 (31.82%) Spring
11 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (29.55%) J2EE
12 12 (27.27%) JSP
12 12 (27.27%) Servlets
12 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
12 12 (27.27%) JPA
12 12 (27.27%) Android
12 12 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (27.27%) Alterian
12 12 (27.27%) CMS
12 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
12 12 (27.27%) Apple iOS
12 12 (27.27%) Web Application Development

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 20 (45.45%) Apache
1 20 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 12 (27.27%) CMS
3 7 (15.91%) JBoss
4 5 (11.36%) IIS
5 3 (6.82%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.27%) SAS
6 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (2.27%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 9 (20.45%) MySQL
3 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.82%) GIS
4 3 (6.82%) QGIS
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.27%) PowerCenter
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
1 17 (38.64%) Maven
2 11 (25.00%) Subversion
3 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.36%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (9.09%) Bitbucket
5 4 (9.09%) GCC
5 4 (9.09%) MSI
5 4 (9.09%) NuGet
5 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.27%) GitLab
8 1 (2.27%) Gradle
8 1 (2.27%) Grunt
8 1 (2.27%) gulp
8 1 (2.27%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (2.27%) JMeter
8 1 (2.27%) JUnit
8 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Law
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) Consultant
3 7 (15.91%) DevOps Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) Linux Consultant
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) Unix Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) GIS Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) GIS Data Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 14 (31.82%) Hibernate
2 14 (31.82%) Spring
3 13 (29.55%) J2EE
4 12 (27.27%) JPA
4 12 (27.27%) JSP
4 12 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
4 12 (27.27%) Servlets
5 3 (6.82%) Google Maps API
5 3 (6.82%) jQuery
5 3 (6.82%) RESTful
5 3 (6.82%) Web Services
6 2 (4.55%) CSS
7 1 (2.27%) Ajax
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (2.27%) SOAP
7 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (18.18%) Clustering
2 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.18%) Replication
3 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
4 5 (11.36%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Linux
2 15 (34.09%) Unix
3 12 (27.27%) Android
3 12 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (15.91%) AIX
6 5 (11.36%) Windows
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
7 4 (9.09%) CentOS
8 2 (4.55%) Debian
8 2 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
2 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (27.27%) Web Application Development
4 11 (25.00%) Android Development
4 11 (25.00%) High Availability
4 11 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 8 (18.18%) DevOps
6 7 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (15.91%) Identity Management
6 7 (15.91%) ITIL
6 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (15.91%) Programme Delivery
7 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (13.64%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.36%) Open Source
8 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.36%) Web Development
9 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) PHP
2 27 (61.36%) Java
3 23 (52.27%) Python
4 19 (43.18%) Bash Shell
4 19 (43.18%) Ruby
5 9 (20.45%) C
6 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 6 (13.64%) SQL
8 5 (11.36%) C++
8 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
8 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
8 5 (11.36%) VBScript
9 4 (9.09%) C#
10 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
11 2 (4.55%) Lisp
11 2 (4.55%) Scala
12 1 (2.27%) Groovy
12 1 (2.27%) Jython
12 1 (2.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.91%) RHEV
4 4 (9.09%) vSphere
5 2 (4.55%) Docker
6 1 (2.27%) NFS
6 1 (2.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (34.09%) Puppet
3 8 (18.18%) Ansible
3 8 (18.18%) Rundeck
4 7 (15.91%) Capistrano
4 7 (15.91%) Control-M
4 7 (15.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (11.36%) yum
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (9.09%) PowerCLI
7 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Alterian
1 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 8 (18.18%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) EMC
3 7 (15.91%) F5
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) Perforce
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.82%) Google
6 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.27%) Informatica
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas
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