The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 23 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank - 29 25
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 3.39% 7.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.19% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £41,825 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -
Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
134 97 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 66.67% 54.80% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 81 73 62
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Perl
UK

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) JSTL
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) Struts2
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) HSQLDB
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) HSQLDB
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) JSF
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) JSTL
2 2 (50.00%) Struts2
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree