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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 33 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.80% 0.74% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 1.14% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
80 88 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 55.94% 65.19% 59.48%
Number of salaries quoted 40 57 102
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 June 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 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Puppet
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (42.86%) Open Source
5 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Nmap
5 3 (42.86%) Maven
5 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
5 3 (42.86%) SLA
5 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (42.86%) HTTP
5 3 (42.86%) Ant
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) XML

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
2 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) SSH
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
1 3 (42.86%) Ant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Development Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Development Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Development Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) DTV
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Decision Table
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (42.86%) Nmap
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Rapid7
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
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