The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank - 18 26
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 11.29% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 16.28% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 3
Median salary - £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
110 86 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 51.89% 69.35% 68.47%
Number of salaries quoted 89 68 41
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Perl
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Perl Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware