Period
to 16 October 2017

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 16 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 59 88
Rank change year-on-year -45 +29 +7
Permanent jobs citing Perl 40 109 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.79% 4.78% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.76% 7.63% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 36
Glasgow median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% -15.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,825 £31,625 £34,125
90th Percentile £50,750 £57,125 £84,250
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,366
% change year-on-year -5.88% +0.32% +2.71%

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 1450 1428 1458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 65.05% 62.69% 57.54%
Number of salaries quoted 915 686 849
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,300 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 16 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Perl.

1 28 (70.00%) Linux
2 26 (65.00%) Python
3 19 (47.50%) Unix
3 19 (47.50%) Windows
4 18 (45.00%) Bash Shell
5 16 (40.00%) DevOps
6 15 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 15 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (37.50%) Puppet
6 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 13 (32.50%) SQL
7 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
8 12 (30.00%) Finance
8 12 (30.00%) Open Source
9 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
9 11 (27.50%) ITIL
10 10 (25.00%) MySQL
10 10 (25.00%) Java
10 10 (25.00%) PHP
10 10 (25.00%) Nagios
10 10 (25.00%) HTTP
10 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 10 (25.00%) DNS
10 10 (25.00%) SSL
10 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 10 (25.00%) ZABBIX
10 10 (25.00%) Grafana
11 9 (22.50%) IPsec

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 2 (5.00%) Apache
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.50%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.50%) IaaS
4 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) DNS
1 10 (25.00%) HTTP
1 10 (25.00%) SSL
1 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (22.50%) IPsec
2 9 (22.50%) SMTP
3 2 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
3 10 (25.00%) MySQL
4 7 (17.50%) Redis
5 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) DB2
6 1 (2.50%) MSDE
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) Vagrant
4 3 (7.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.00%) Subversion
5 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.50%) Clang
6 1 (2.50%) GDB
6 1 (2.50%) Gradle
6 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.50%) JIRA
6 1 (2.50%) JUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Maven
6 1 (2.50%) MSI
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.50%) Toad
6 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (2.50%) Xcode
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Polish Language
4 1 (2.50%) Front Office
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Security Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) ETL Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Release Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Scala Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Technician
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) Django
2 2 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) CGI
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) J2SE
3 1 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Linux
2 19 (47.50%) Unix
2 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) AIX
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.50%) Tru64
5 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) DevOps
2 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
3 12 (30.00%) Open Source
4 11 (27.50%) ITIL
5 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (22.50%) Web Development
7 7 (17.50%) Data Management
7 7 (17.50%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (12.50%) Release Management
9 5 (12.50%) SDLC
10 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
11 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (7.50%) Document Management
11 3 (7.50%) ETL
11 3 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (7.50%) Scrum
11 3 (7.50%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Python
2 18 (45.00%) Bash Shell
3 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 13 (32.50%) SQL
5 10 (25.00%) Java
5 10 (25.00%) PHP
6 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
7 5 (12.50%) C++
7 5 (12.50%) Korn
8 3 (7.50%) C#
8 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
8 3 (7.50%) Ruby
9 2 (5.00%) C
10 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.50%) Scala
10 1 (2.50%) VB
10 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) RHCE
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (37.50%) Puppet
2 10 (25.00%) Grafana
2 10 (25.00%) Nagios
2 10 (25.00%) ZABBIX
3 8 (20.00%) CFEngine
4 6 (15.00%) Ansible
5 1 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Informatica
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.00%) Sybase
4 2 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.50%) BMC
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Perforce
5 1 (2.50%) SunGard