The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank - 20 15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 3.45% 3.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.76% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Perl
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 50.85% 72.41% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 21
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Opsview
3 4 (57.14%) Graphite
3 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 4 (57.14%) ELK Stack
3 4 (57.14%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) Scala
3 4 (57.14%) Korn
3 4 (57.14%) Nagios
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
6 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) C++

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) ELK Stack
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Django
2 1 (14.29%) Ext JS
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Korn
2 4 (57.14%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) Graphite
2 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle