The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 12 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.66% 1.21% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.82% 1.63% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -53.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
Perl
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 123 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 64.15% 74.55% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 86 57
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +2.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Perl
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Belfast region.

Perl Salary Trend in Belfast

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 7 (87.50%) C++
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 6 (75.00%) Solaris
4 5 (62.50%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) SMTP
4 5 (62.50%) HTTP
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (50.00%) SNMP
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (37.50%) MGCP
6 3 (37.50%) RTP
6 3 (37.50%) Python
6 3 (37.50%) VoIP
6 3 (37.50%) Sun
6 3 (37.50%) Ruby
6 3 (37.50%) Softswitch
6 3 (37.50%) Product Management
7 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (25.00%) VLAN
7 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) IMAP
7 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (25.00%) GGSN
7 2 (25.00%) SGSN
7 2 (25.00%) POP3
7 2 (25.00%) CDMA
7 2 (25.00%) GPRS
7 2 (25.00%) GSM

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SMTP
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) SNMP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) MGCP
3 3 (37.50%) RTP
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) Softswitch
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) IMAP
4 2 (25.00%) GGSN
4 2 (25.00%) SGSN
4 2 (25.00%) POP3
4 2 (25.00%) CDMA
4 2 (25.00%) GPRS
4 2 (25.00%) GSM
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Escalation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) MAPI
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Product Management
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Sun
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago