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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 17 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 4.35% 3.51% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 6.06% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
34 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 73.91% 57.89% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 14
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +21.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) STL
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Veritas
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 2 (33.33%) Online Security
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 2 (33.33%) Problem Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) STL
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
1 2 (33.33%) Ext JS
1 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 2 (33.33%) Online Security
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) MVVM
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
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