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

Perl
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 71 73
Rank change year-on-year -45 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Perl 36 104 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.35% 3.64% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 7.01% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 55
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £29,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £59,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +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 1701 1483 1588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 63.80% 51.87% 50.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 774 991
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 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 June 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
Glasgow -33 20 £43,750 -10.25% 7
Edinburgh -15 15 £18,500 -52.25% 8
Perl
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 46 (51.69%) Linux
2 45 (50.56%) Java
3 44 (49.44%) Python
4 33 (37.08%) SQL
5 32 (35.96%) Unix
6 31 (34.83%) Finance
7 30 (33.71%) PHP
8 27 (30.34%) Bash Shell
9 22 (24.72%) Apache
9 22 (24.72%) Tomcat
10 20 (22.47%) Windows
10 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
10 20 (22.47%) Ruby
10 20 (22.47%) Degree
10 20 (22.47%) Jenkins
11 18 (20.22%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (20.22%) Relational Database
11 18 (20.22%) PowerShell
11 18 (20.22%) Hibernate
12 17 (19.10%) SAN
12 17 (19.10%) Configuration Management
12 17 (19.10%) Puppet
12 17 (19.10%) Spring
12 17 (19.10%) Maven
13 16 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (17.98%) Red Hat
13 16 (17.98%) Oracle
14 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
14 15 (16.85%) C++
14 15 (16.85%) .NET

Perl
Co-occurring 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 (24.72%) Apache
1 22 (24.72%) Tomcat
2 12 (13.48%) CMS
3 7 (7.87%) JBoss
4 5 (5.62%) ArcGIS
4 5 (5.62%) IIS
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (3.37%) SAS
6 2 (2.25%) CICS
6 2 (2.25%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.49%) GitHub
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.12%) IaaS
4 1 (1.12%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.10%) SAN
2 8 (8.99%) LDAP
3 5 (5.62%) Kerberos
4 4 (4.49%) Firewall
4 4 (4.49%) NAS
5 3 (3.37%) DNS
5 3 (3.37%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.25%) DECT
6 2 (2.25%) RS-485
6 2 (2.25%) SSH
6 2 (2.25%) SSL
6 2 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.25%) Wireless
6 2 (2.25%) ZigBee
7 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.48%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.11%) MySQL
4 5 (5.62%) DB2
4 5 (5.62%) GIS
4 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.49%) KDB
5 4 (4.49%) Kdb+
6 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.37%) MS Access
6 3 (3.37%) QGIS
7 2 (2.25%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.12%) Big Data
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Jenkins
2 17 (19.10%) Maven
3 13 (14.61%) Subversion
4 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.74%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.74%) MSI
6 5 (5.62%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (4.49%) Bitbucket
7 4 (4.49%) GCC
7 4 (4.49%) NuGet
7 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.25%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.25%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Code
10 1 (1.12%) Gradle
10 1 (1.12%) Grunt
10 1 (1.12%) gulp
10 1 (1.12%) IBM UrbanCode
10 1 (1.12%) SonarQube
General
1 31 (34.83%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Publishing
3 2 (2.25%) Law
3 2 (2.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (42.70%) Developer
2 22 (24.72%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.36%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.24%) Administrator
4 10 (11.24%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (11.24%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (8.99%) DevOps Administrator
5 8 (8.99%) Security Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Consultant
6 7 (7.87%) Linux Consultant
6 7 (7.87%) Unix Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Data Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) C++ Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (4.49%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (4.49%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (4.49%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) Hibernate
2 17 (19.10%) Spring
3 15 (16.85%) .NET
4 13 (14.61%) J2EE
5 12 (13.48%) JPA
5 12 (13.48%) JSP
5 12 (13.48%) Ruby on Rails
5 12 (13.48%) Servlets
6 7 (7.87%) HTML
7 6 (6.74%) CSS
8 5 (5.62%) jQuery
8 5 (5.62%) SOAP
8 5 (5.62%) XML
9 4 (4.49%) JMS
10 3 (3.37%) Google Maps API
10 3 (3.37%) RESTful
10 3 (3.37%) Web Services
11 2 (2.25%) ISPF
11 2 (2.25%) Middleware
11 2 (2.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.36%) Mobile App
3 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (10.11%) Clustering
4 9 (10.11%) Replication
5 8 (8.99%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.62%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.25%) PKI
7 2 (2.25%) Tandem
8 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.12%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.12%) User Experience
8 1 (1.12%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 46 (51.69%) Linux
2 32 (35.96%) Unix
3 20 (22.47%) Windows
4 15 (16.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (14.61%) AIX
5 13 (14.61%) Android
5 13 (14.61%) Apple iOS
6 8 (8.99%) Windows Server
7 5 (5.62%) Solaris
8 4 (4.49%) CentOS
9 2 (2.25%) Debian
9 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.25%) zOS
10 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.10%) Configuration Management
2 16 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.61%) High Availability
4 12 (13.48%) Web Application Development
5 11 (12.36%) Android Development
5 11 (12.36%) Identity Management
5 11 (12.36%) iOS Development
5 11 (12.36%) SDLC
6 10 (11.24%) DevOps
6 10 (11.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (11.24%) ITIL
6 10 (11.24%) Web Development
7 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.11%) OO
8 8 (8.99%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.99%) Programme Delivery
8 8 (8.99%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (8.99%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.74%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) Java
2 44 (49.44%) Python
3 33 (37.08%) SQL
4 30 (33.71%) PHP
5 27 (30.34%) Bash Shell
6 20 (22.47%) Ruby
7 18 (20.22%) PowerShell
8 15 (16.85%) C++
8 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
9 14 (15.73%) C
10 11 (12.36%) VBScript
11 9 (10.11%) C#
12 8 (8.99%) PL/SQL
12 8 (8.99%) Shell Script
13 6 (6.74%) Korn
14 4 (4.49%) Scala
15 3 (3.37%) VB
16 2 (2.25%) Embedded C
16 2 (2.25%) Embedded C++
16 2 (2.25%) JCL
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.25%) HND
4 1 (1.12%) PhD
4 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.24%) RHEV
2 10 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.62%) Firmware
4 4 (4.49%) vSphere
5 3 (3.37%) Docker
6 2 (2.25%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (2.25%) RACF
6 2 (2.25%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Flume
7 1 (1.12%) NFS
7 1 (1.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (20.22%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (19.10%) Puppet
3 9 (10.11%) Ansible
3 9 (10.11%) Rundeck
4 8 (8.99%) Control-M
4 8 (8.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (7.87%) Capistrano
6 5 (5.62%) yum
7 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (4.49%) PowerCLI
8 2 (2.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (2.25%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.25%) zSecure
9 1 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.12%) Mesos
9 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Oracle
1 16 (17.98%) Red Hat
2 13 (14.61%) Sybase
3 12 (13.48%) Alterian
4 10 (11.24%) VMware
5 8 (8.99%) EMC
5 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.87%) F5
6 7 (7.87%) IBM
6 7 (7.87%) Perforce
7 6 (6.74%) Symantec
8 4 (4.49%) Informatica
8 4 (4.49%) Splunk
9 3 (3.37%) CyberArk
9 3 (3.37%) Forcepoint
9 3 (3.37%) Google
9 3 (3.37%) McAfee
10 2 (2.25%) CA
10 2 (2.25%) HP
11 1 (1.12%) SunGard
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