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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 21 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Perl 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.30% 1.01% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.92% 1.40% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -53.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +6.32%
Perl
UK

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
61 143 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 67.03% 71.86% 53.78%
Number of salaries quoted 39 102 54
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +21 3 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) C++
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 6 (75.00%) Solaris
4 5 (62.50%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) SMTP
4 5 (62.50%) HTTP
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (50.00%) SNMP
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (37.50%) MGCP
6 3 (37.50%) RTP
6 3 (37.50%) Python
6 3 (37.50%) VoIP
6 3 (37.50%) Sun
6 3 (37.50%) Ruby
6 3 (37.50%) Softswitch
6 3 (37.50%) Product Management
7 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (25.00%) VLAN
7 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) IMAP
7 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (25.00%) GGSN
7 2 (25.00%) SGSN
7 2 (25.00%) POP3
7 2 (25.00%) CDMA
7 2 (25.00%) GPRS
7 2 (25.00%) GSM

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SMTP
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) SNMP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) MGCP
3 3 (37.50%) RTP
3 3 (37.50%) Softswitch
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) IMAP
4 2 (25.00%) GGSN
4 2 (25.00%) SGSN
4 2 (25.00%) POP3
4 2 (25.00%) CDMA
4 2 (25.00%) GPRS
4 2 (25.00%) GSM
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Product Management
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Sun
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
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Posted: 2 days ago
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