Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perl
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 35 30
Rank change year-on-year -16 -5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Perl 16 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.54% 2.63% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.33% 5.42% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 1
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £12,500 £31,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,025 £43,400 £32,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Perl is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 300 166 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 66.37% 48.54% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 183 124 80
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,550 £27,500 £22,950
90th Percentile £51,000 £59,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Perl 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 in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Perl in Northern Ireland

Perl
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Perl in Northern Ireland

Perl
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -9 15 £40,000 +11.11% 2
County Down - 1 - -
Perl
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 10 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) IBM
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 8 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) PHP
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 6 (37.50%) Puppet
6 5 (31.25%) 3PAR
6 5 (31.25%) Process Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
6 5 (31.25%) Fintech
6 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (31.25%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) Subversion
6 5 (31.25%) SSH
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Change Management
6 5 (31.25%) Debian
6 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) EMC
6 5 (31.25%) SAN
6 5 (31.25%) NetApp
6 5 (31.25%) SSL

Perl
Co-occurring 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) FTP
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
1 5 (31.25%) Kerberos
1 5 (31.25%) LDAP
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
1 5 (31.25%) SMTP
1 5 (31.25%) SNMP
1 5 (31.25%) SSH
1 5 (31.25%) SSL
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Flink
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) HSQLDB
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Android Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Murex Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
1 3 (18.75%) Spring
1 3 (18.75%) Struts
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) FpML
2 2 (12.50%) Murex MxML
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (6.25%) JSTL
3 1 (6.25%) Kafka
3 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Struts2
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
1 5 (31.25%) Fintech
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Unix
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Debian
3 5 (31.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Open Source
2 5 (31.25%) Process Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) OOD
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow Development
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Component Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 6 (37.50%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Ruby
7 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) NFS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) IBM
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (31.25%) 3PAR
3 5 (31.25%) EMC
3 5 (31.25%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) NetApp
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Murex
6 1 (6.25%) Apple
6 1 (6.25%) Greenplum
6 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
6 1 (6.25%) Xamarin