Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 100 55
Rank change year-on-year -11 -45 +14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 42 40 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.55% 1.72% 3.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.57% 3.55% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 84
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +17.65% +18.06%
10th Percentile £18,500 £36,250 £24,900
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £84,250
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.53% +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 1634 1126 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 60.41% 48.56% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 786 861
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 32 (76.19%) Linux
2 30 (71.43%) Python
3 22 (52.38%) PHP
4 21 (50.00%) Unix
5 18 (42.86%) Java
6 16 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (35.71%) Puppet
7 15 (35.71%) Bash Shell
8 14 (33.33%) High Availability
8 14 (33.33%) Windows
8 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 14 (33.33%) Red Hat
9 13 (30.95%) Configuration Management
9 13 (30.95%) Apache
10 12 (28.57%) C
10 12 (28.57%) Finance
10 12 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (26.19%) DevOps
11 11 (26.19%) Rundeck
11 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
11 11 (26.19%) ITIL
11 11 (26.19%) SAN
11 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
12 10 (23.81%) EMC
12 10 (23.81%) .NET
12 10 (23.81%) Ruby
12 10 (23.81%) Replication
13 9 (21.43%) Clustering
13 9 (21.43%) Identity Management

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 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 13 (30.95%) Apache
3 7 (16.67%) IIS
4 4 (9.52%) JBoss
5 2 (4.76%) SAS
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) npm
4 1 (2.38%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) H.323
2 2 (4.76%) NAS
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.90%) Maven
4 4 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (7.14%) Selenium
5 3 (7.14%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.76%) GCC
6 2 (4.76%) GoCD
6 2 (4.76%) JUnit
6 2 (4.76%) MSI
6 2 (4.76%) NuGet
6 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.38%) GitLab
7 1 (2.38%) Gradle
7 1 (2.38%) Grunt
7 1 (2.38%) gulp
7 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Consultant
1 9 (21.43%) Linux Consultant
1 9 (21.43%) Unix Consultant
2 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (9.52%) Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) DevOps Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Graduate
5 3 (7.14%) Junior
5 3 (7.14%) Junior Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Research Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) J2EE
2 4 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (7.14%) React
4 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Flex
4 2 (4.76%) Java EE
4 2 (4.76%) RESTful
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) CSS
5 1 (2.38%) HTML
5 1 (2.38%) JSON
5 1 (2.38%) NumPy
5 1 (2.38%) SciPy
5 1 (2.38%) SOAP
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Replication
2 9 (21.43%) Clustering
2 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.38%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Linux
2 21 (50.00%) Unix
3 14 (33.33%) Windows
4 12 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (21.43%) AIX
6 6 (14.29%) CentOS
7 5 (11.90%) Ubuntu
8 4 (9.52%) Solaris
9 3 (7.14%) Debian
9 3 (7.14%) Mac OS
10 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
11 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) High Availability
2 13 (30.95%) Configuration Management
3 11 (26.19%) DevOps
3 11 (26.19%) ITIL
3 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
4 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (21.43%) Identity Management
4 9 (21.43%) Programme Delivery
4 9 (21.43%) Runbook
5 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.52%) OO
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (9.52%) SDLC
9 3 (7.14%) Computer Security
9 3 (7.14%) Pattern Recognition
9 3 (7.14%) Scrum
9 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) Python
2 22 (52.38%) PHP
3 18 (42.86%) Java
4 15 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 12 (28.57%) C
6 10 (23.81%) Ruby
7 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 9 (21.43%) SQL
8 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
9 6 (14.29%) C#
9 6 (14.29%) C++
10 3 (7.14%) AppleScript
10 3 (7.14%) Lisp
10 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
10 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
10 3 (7.14%) VBScript
11 2 (4.76%) Scala
12 1 (2.38%) Groovy
12 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.14%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.38%) PhD
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) RHEV
3 6 (14.29%) Docker
4 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (35.71%) Puppet
3 11 (26.19%) Rundeck
4 9 (21.43%) Control-M
4 9 (21.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (14.29%) Ansible
6 4 (9.52%) Capistrano
6 4 (9.52%) yum
7 3 (7.14%) Nagios
8 2 (4.76%) HockeyApp
8 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (4.76%) PowerCLI
8 2 (4.76%) Terraform
9 1 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
9 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
9 1 (2.38%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 10 (23.81%) EMC
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle
4 5 (11.90%) VMware
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.52%) Perforce
6 3 (7.14%) F5
7 2 (4.76%) Twitter
8 1 (2.38%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.38%) CA
8 1 (2.38%) IBM
8 1 (2.38%) KANA
8 1 (2.38%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.38%) Splunk
8 1 (2.38%) Veritas