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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 11 11 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Perl 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 8.70% 5.66% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.14% 11.54% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 50.72% 49.06% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 17
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £31,500 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £36,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 - -
Livingston -9 1 £60,000 +90.47%
Perl
Scotland

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Xen
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) Korn
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Nagios
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Scala
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) Docker
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Opsview
4 3 (37.50%) Graphite
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Django
2 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Korn
2 3 (37.50%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Xen
2 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opsview
1 3 (37.50%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Sun
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat