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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 11 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Perl 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 8.33% 5.88% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 8.57% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
27 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 75.00% 68.63% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 16
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £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 22 December 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 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) STL
3 2 (33.33%) Online Security
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 2 (33.33%) Ext JS
3 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (33.33%) MVVM
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Real Time Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
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
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 2 (33.33%) Online Security
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (33.33%) MVVM
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas
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Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 26 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 26 days ago