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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 18 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.99% - 17.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% - 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
35 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 52.24% 64.10% 69.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28 43 26
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 May 2015. 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
Linlithgow - 2 - -
Perl
Scotland

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Sun
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Veritas
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Xen
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (20.00%) Puppet
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Xen
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
2 2 (40.00%) Veritas
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) IBM