The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 25 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 West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 14 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.89% 3.85% 4.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 5.88% 8.47%
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 51 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 49.06% 65.38% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 34
Average salary £41,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
Scotland

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Perl
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Perl Salary Trend in West Lothian

Perl
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +13 1 £50,000 +51.51%
Perl
Scotland

Perl
Top 7 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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