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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank - 16 16
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 16.11% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 26.09% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 92 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 55.06% 61.74% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 24
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle