The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 10 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 3.45% 1.61% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 2.38% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.12% -
Programming Languages Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 51.72% 67.74% 47.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 23
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
West Lothian

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Perl
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Perl Salary Trend in Livingston

Perl
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Jython