The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
UK / Scotland
Rank 86 89 97
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 53 66 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.33% 2.27% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.84% 4.65% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 28
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,700 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1380 1418 1619
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 60.66% 48.86% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 799 908 1044
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Perl
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Perl in Scotland

Perl
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Scotland over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in Scotland

Perl
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 29 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Glasgow +15 20 £32,500 -36.58% 7
West Lothian - 2 £42,500 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Perl.

1 47 (58.02%) Java
2 39 (48.15%) Python
3 37 (45.68%) Linux
4 32 (39.51%) Finance
5 28 (34.57%) SQL
6 26 (32.10%) Windows
6 26 (32.10%) Ruby
6 26 (32.10%) Bash Shell
7 23 (28.40%) PHP
8 22 (27.16%) Tomcat
8 22 (27.16%) Degree
9 21 (25.93%) Jenkins
10 20 (24.69%) Unix
10 20 (24.69%) Hibernate
11 19 (23.46%) Apache
11 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (23.46%) Spring
11 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (23.46%) PowerShell
12 15 (18.52%) C++
13 14 (17.28%) .NET
13 14 (17.28%) Oracle
13 14 (17.28%) Computer Science
13 14 (17.28%) Maven
14 13 (16.05%) VMware
14 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (16.05%) PL/SQL
15 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
15 12 (14.81%) J2EE
15 12 (14.81%) NoSQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (27.16%) Tomcat
2 19 (23.46%) Apache
3 11 (13.58%) CMS
4 8 (9.88%) JBoss
5 6 (7.41%) ArcGIS
6 5 (6.17%) Apache Pig
6 5 (6.17%) Apache Spark
7 3 (3.70%) IIS
7 3 (3.70%) SAS
8 2 (2.47%) CICS
8 2 (2.47%) MQSeries
8 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.23%) MS Office
4 1 (1.23%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.64%) IaaS
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (6.17%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.17%) Amazon S3
4 5 (6.17%) PaaS
5 3 (3.70%) GitHub
6 2 (2.47%) G Suite
7 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) LDAP
2 8 (9.88%) SAN
3 7 (8.64%) Firewall
4 5 (6.17%) Kerberos
5 4 (4.94%) NAS
6 3 (3.70%) DNS
6 3 (3.70%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.47%) DECT
7 2 (2.47%) RS-485
7 2 (2.47%) SSH
7 2 (2.47%) SSL
7 2 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.47%) Wireless
7 2 (2.47%) ZigBee
8 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 10 (12.35%) Big Data
2 10 (12.35%) MySQL
3 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.64%) GIS
4 7 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (7.41%) Apache Hive
5 6 (7.41%) Hadoop
6 5 (6.17%) Flink
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (4.94%) Blockchain
7 4 (4.94%) DB2
7 4 (4.94%) QGIS
7 4 (4.94%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.70%) KDB
8 3 (3.70%) Kdb+
9 2 (2.47%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Jenkins
2 14 (17.28%) Maven
3 12 (14.81%) Subversion
4 5 (6.17%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.94%) MSI
6 3 (3.70%) GCC
7 2 (2.47%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.47%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.47%) NuGet
7 2 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Code
8 1 (1.23%) Ant
8 1 (1.23%) JMeter
8 1 (1.23%) JUnit
8 1 (1.23%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (39.51%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Publishing
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (43.21%) Developer
2 22 (27.16%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 8 (9.88%) Security Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Data Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Data Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) DevOps Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) GIS Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) GIS Data Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Lead Software Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.69%) Hibernate
2 19 (23.46%) Spring
3 14 (17.28%) .NET
4 12 (14.81%) J2EE
5 11 (13.58%) JPA
5 11 (13.58%) JSP
5 11 (13.58%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (13.58%) Servlets
6 5 (6.17%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (6.17%) HTML
6 5 (6.17%) jQuery
6 5 (6.17%) Kafka
6 5 (6.17%) NumPy
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 5 (6.17%) REST
6 5 (6.17%) SciPy
7 4 (4.94%) CSS
7 4 (4.94%) Google Maps API
7 4 (4.94%) Node.js
8 3 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.35%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.17%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (6.17%) Replication
5 4 (4.94%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.47%) PKI
7 1 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.23%) Clustering
7 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) Social Media
7 1 (1.23%) User Experience
7 1 (1.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.68%) Linux
2 26 (32.10%) Windows
3 20 (24.69%) Unix
4 11 (13.58%) Android
4 11 (13.58%) Apple iOS
4 11 (13.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.64%) Solaris
5 7 (8.64%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.70%) AIX
6 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.47%) CentOS
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.47%) zOS
8 1 (1.23%) Debian
8 1 (1.23%) VMS
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (14.81%) Analytics
3 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering
3 11 (13.58%) Web Application Development
4 10 (12.35%) Android Development
4 10 (12.35%) Configuration Management
4 10 (12.35%) iOS Development
4 10 (12.35%) Open Source
4 10 (12.35%) SDLC
5 9 (11.11%) DevOps
5 9 (11.11%) Web Development
6 8 (9.88%) OO
7 7 (8.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.41%) Software Distribution
8 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.17%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.02%) Java
2 39 (48.15%) Python
3 28 (34.57%) SQL
4 26 (32.10%) Bash Shell
4 26 (32.10%) Ruby
5 23 (28.40%) PHP
6 19 (23.46%) PowerShell
7 15 (18.52%) C++
8 13 (16.05%) PL/SQL
9 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 9 (11.11%) VBScript
11 8 (9.88%) Shell Script
12 5 (6.17%) C
12 5 (6.17%) C#
13 2 (2.47%) Assembly Language
13 2 (2.47%) CLIST
13 2 (2.47%) Embedded C
13 2 (2.47%) Embedded C++
13 2 (2.47%) JCL
13 2 (2.47%) REXX
Qualifications
1 22 (27.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) HND
2 2 (2.47%) NCDA
2 2 (2.47%) NCIE
2 2 (2.47%) VCAP
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.23%) CISSP
3 1 (1.23%) EnCE
3 1 (1.23%) GIAC
3 1 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.17%) Apache Flume
3 5 (6.17%) Docker
3 5 (6.17%) NFS
3 5 (6.17%) Samba
3 5 (6.17%) vSphere
4 4 (4.94%) Firmware
5 2 (2.47%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (2.47%) RACF
5 2 (2.47%) RHEV
5 2 (2.47%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (2.47%) vCloud
5 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Ansible
1 7 (8.64%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (8.64%) Puppet
2 5 (6.17%) Docker Swarm
2 5 (6.17%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.17%) Mesos
3 4 (4.94%) Capistrano
3 4 (4.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.70%) SCCM
4 3 (3.70%) yum
5 2 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) PowerCLI
5 2 (2.47%) vRealize
5 2 (2.47%) zSecure
6 1 (1.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle
2 13 (16.05%) VMware
3 11 (13.58%) Alterian
4 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 9 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 8 (9.88%) Splunk
5 8 (9.88%) Sybase
5 8 (9.88%) Symantec
6 6 (7.41%) Google
7 5 (6.17%) IBM
7 5 (6.17%) Perforce
8 3 (3.70%) F5
8 3 (3.70%) Forcepoint
8 3 (3.70%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.47%) CA
9 2 (2.47%) HP
9 2 (2.47%) NetApp
10 1 (1.23%) Informatica
10 1 (1.23%) RapidMiner
10 1 (1.23%) Veritas
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