The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank - 24 29
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 3.59% 4.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.38% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.94%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
104 94 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 70.75% 56.29% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 54 74 53
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
County Antrim

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 6 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby