Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 103 59
Rank change year-on-year -20 -44 +29
Permanent jobs citing Perl 35 40 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.59% 1.80% 4.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.42% 2.77% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 34
Glasgow median annual salary £48,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.36% -2.94% -15.00%
10th Percentile £36,525 £25,825 £31,625
90th Percentile £62,000 £50,750 £57,125
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.88% +0.32%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,449 1,442 1,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 65.98% 64.84% 62.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,062 911 686
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +17.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Glasgow

Perl
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Perl in Glasgow

Perl
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Glasgow over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Perl in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Perl.

1 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 27 (77.14%) Python
3 21 (60.00%) Finance
4 20 (57.14%) Java
5 16 (45.71%) Unix
6 15 (42.86%) Bash Shell
7 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (31.43%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (28.57%) Low Latency
9 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (28.57%) SDLC
10 9 (25.71%) Multithreading
10 9 (25.71%) C++
10 9 (25.71%) SQL
10 9 (25.71%) OO
11 8 (22.86%) C#
11 8 (22.86%) TeamCity
11 8 (22.86%) Memory Management
11 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (20.00%) Degree
12 7 (20.00%) JUnit
13 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
13 6 (17.14%) Sybase
13 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
13 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
13 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
13 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
13 6 (17.14%) KDB
13 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
13 6 (17.14%) Jenkins

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (11.43%) Apache
1 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) PaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) SAN
1 4 (11.43%) SSL
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) DHCP
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) HTTP
3 2 (5.71%) Kerberos
3 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) KDB
1 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
1 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) DB2
3 2 (5.71%) MSDE
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) Kdb+
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) TeamCity
2 7 (20.00%) JUnit
3 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Python Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Perl Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Linux Support
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) SOAP
1 5 (14.29%) Spring
2 4 (11.43%) REST
3 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.71%) RESTful
4 2 (5.71%) SPNEGO
5 1 (2.86%) Angular 2
5 1 (2.86%) CGI
5 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.86%) JMS
5 1 (2.86%) Kafka
5 1 (2.86%) LAMP
5 1 (2.86%) Middleware
5 1 (2.86%) WSDL
5 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Unix
3 5 (14.29%) Windows
4 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Solaris
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (28.57%) Low Latency
3 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (28.57%) SDLC
4 9 (25.71%) Multithreading
4 9 (25.71%) OO
5 8 (22.86%) Memory Management
6 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
6 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (14.29%) High Availability
7 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (14.29%) Physics
7 5 (14.29%) Refactoring
7 5 (14.29%) Software Distribution
7 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.43%) DevOps
8 4 (11.43%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) Python
2 20 (57.14%) Java
3 15 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 9 (25.71%) C++
4 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) C#
6 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.71%) Groovy
7 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.71%) Scala
7 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.86%) PHP
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) NFS
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
1 6 (17.14%) Sybase
2 2 (5.71%) Apigee
2 2 (5.71%) AppDynamics
2 2 (5.71%) F5
2 2 (5.71%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Perforce
3 1 (2.86%) Solace
3 1 (2.86%) Splunk
3 1 (2.86%) Symantec
3 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.86%) VMware