Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 104 65
Rank change year-on-year -18 -39 +6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 31 31 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.17% 1.42% 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 2.62% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 70
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.27% +15.29% +18.06%
10th Percentile £18,500 £36,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +16.44%

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 1,502 1,182 1,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 56.89% 54.20% 41.64%
Number of salaries quoted 983 798 783
Edinburgh median annual salary £41,500 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.26% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) Python
3 17 (54.84%) Windows
4 16 (51.61%) Java
5 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
6 13 (41.94%) PHP
6 13 (41.94%) Unix
7 11 (35.48%) Ruby
8 10 (32.26%) Apache
8 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
8 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (29.03%) CentOS
9 9 (29.03%) DevOps
10 8 (25.81%) .NET
10 8 (25.81%) MySQL
10 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
10 8 (25.81%) SQL
10 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
11 7 (22.58%) C#
11 7 (22.58%) C++
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
11 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
11 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
12 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
12 6 (19.35%) Puppet
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle
12 6 (19.35%) Degree
13 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
13 5 (16.13%) Web Services
13 5 (16.13%) Shell Script

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 10 (32.26%) Apache
1 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
4 2 (6.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) DHCP
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) H.323
1 2 (6.45%) SMTP
1 2 (6.45%) SNMP
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.45%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) NAS
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.23%) HBase
6 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
3 2 (6.45%) GCC
3 2 (6.45%) GoCD
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.23%) MSI
4 1 (3.23%) NuGet
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Administrator
1 6 (19.35%) Developer
1 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Graduate
4 3 (9.68%) Junior
4 3 (9.68%) Junior Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) Web Services
3 4 (12.90%) J2EE
3 4 (12.90%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (9.68%) JSON
4 3 (9.68%) React
4 3 (9.68%) XML
5 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Flex
5 2 (6.45%) Java EE
5 2 (6.45%) REST
6 1 (3.23%) CSS
6 1 (3.23%) HTML
6 1 (3.23%) LDAP
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) NumPy
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) SciPy
6 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) iSeries
3 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 17 (54.84%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) Unix
4 9 (29.03%) CentOS
5 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Solaris
7 3 (9.68%) Debian
7 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
7 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) DevOps
2 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
3 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) SDLC
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Kanban
7 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) Python
2 16 (51.61%) Java
3 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
4 13 (41.94%) PHP
5 11 (35.48%) Ruby
6 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.81%) SQL
7 7 (22.58%) C#
7 7 (22.58%) C++
8 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
9 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
10 4 (12.90%) C
11 2 (6.45%) Lisp
11 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
12 1 (3.23%) AppleScript
12 1 (3.23%) Lua
12 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
12 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
12 1 (3.23%) R
12 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.23%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCFE
3 1 (3.23%) CEH
3 1 (3.23%) CEPT
3 1 (3.23%) CISSP
3 1 (3.23%) GCFA
3 1 (3.23%) GCFE
3 1 (3.23%) GCIH
3 1 (3.23%) GIAC
3 1 (3.23%) GPEN
3 1 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (3.23%) OSCP
3 1 (3.23%) PhD
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) NFS
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) vCloud
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Ansible
2 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.68%) Capistrano
3 3 (9.68%) Nagios
3 3 (9.68%) Terraform
4 2 (6.45%) HockeyApp
4 2 (6.45%) yum
5 1 (3.23%) Cacti
5 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.23%) PowerCLI
5 1 (3.23%) Rundeck
5 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
1 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Perforce
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) CA
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) KANA
5 1 (3.23%) Splunk
5 1 (3.23%) Veritas