The table below looks at the statistics for CPAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CPAN over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Comprehensive Perl Archive Network (CPAN)
Rank 616 645 609
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -36
Permanent jobs citing CPAN 16 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.012% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.097% 0.032% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 7
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +44.92%
CPAN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16427 18923 17730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.99% 38.93% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14111 16281 15118
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

CPAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CPAN across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CPAN Jobs Demand Trend in London

CPAN
Salary Trend in London

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

CPAN Salary Trend in London

CPAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing CPAN 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 CPAN.

1 41 (100.00%) Perl
2 40 (97.56%) Git (software)
3 38 (92.68%) Relational Database
3 38 (92.68%) Catalyst
3 38 (92.68%) DBIx::Class
3 38 (92.68%) Moose
3 38 (92.68%) RDBMS
3 38 (92.68%) HTML
3 38 (92.68%) SQL
3 38 (92.68%) CSS
4 37 (90.24%) XML
4 37 (90.24%) Ruby
4 37 (90.24%) JSON
5 36 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (82.93%) E-Commerce
6 34 (82.93%) Cucumber
7 32 (78.05%) SOA
7 32 (78.05%) JavaScript
7 32 (78.05%) TDD
8 30 (73.17%) jQuery
9 27 (65.85%) Linux
10 25 (60.98%) Ajax
11 24 (58.54%) Plack
12 23 (56.10%) Jenkins
12 23 (56.10%) Scrum
12 23 (56.10%) Refactoring
13 22 (53.66%) Continuous Delivery
13 22 (53.66%) Kanban
14 21 (51.22%) OpenStack
14 21 (51.22%) ActiveMQ

CPAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing CPAN 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 CPAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (51.22%) OpenStack
2 19 (46.34%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (92.68%) Relational Database
1 38 (92.68%) RDBMS
2 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (97.56%) Git (software)
2 34 (82.93%) Cucumber
3 23 (56.10%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.88%) CMake
4 2 (4.88%) Maven
General
1 4 (9.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 36 (87.80%) Perl Developer
3 2 (4.88%) DevOps Specialist
3 2 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (92.68%) Catalyst
1 38 (92.68%) DBIx::Class
1 38 (92.68%) Moose
1 38 (92.68%) HTML
1 38 (92.68%) CSS
2 37 (90.24%) XML
2 37 (90.24%) JSON
3 30 (73.17%) jQuery
4 25 (60.98%) Ajax
5 24 (58.54%) Plack
6 21 (51.22%) ActiveMQ
7 16 (39.02%) RESTful
8 2 (4.88%) mod_perl
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (82.93%) E-Commerce
3 32 (78.05%) SOA
3 32 (78.05%) TDD
4 23 (56.10%) Scrum
4 23 (56.10%) Refactoring
5 22 (53.66%) Continuous Delivery
5 22 (53.66%) Kanban
6 17 (41.46%) Mentoring
7 16 (39.02%) Open Source
8 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
9 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.88%) DevOps
10 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Perl
2 38 (92.68%) SQL
3 37 (90.24%) Ruby
4 32 (78.05%) JavaScript
5 12 (29.27%) Python
6 11 (26.83%) Java
7 4 (9.76%) PHP
7 4 (9.76%) Scala
8 2 (4.88%) Haskell
8 2 (4.88%) Fortran
8 2 (4.88%) C++
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) QEMU
1 2 (4.88%) KVM
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
1 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Red Hat