The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 7 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 8.70% - 3.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% - 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £31,500 - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Programming Languages Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 9 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 60.87% 56.25% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 20
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) Jython

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) Jython
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle