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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 21 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.81% 1.44% 3.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.27% 2.30% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £30,000 - £51,250
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
55 87 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 52.38% 62.59% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 41 60 108
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) SNMP
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Product Management
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) Softswitch
4 3 (42.86%) Sun
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) MGCP
4 3 (42.86%) RTP
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) SMTP
4 3 (42.86%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (14.29%) Puppet
6 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (14.29%) Decision Table

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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%) SNMP
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) SMTP
2 3 (42.86%) HTTP
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) MGCP
2 3 (42.86%) RTP
2 3 (42.86%) Softswitch
3 1 (14.29%) SSH
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Decision Table
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
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