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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comprehensive Perl Archive Network (CPAN)
Rank 625 601 592
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -9
Permanent jobs citing CPAN 1 27 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.061% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.15% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 29
Average salary £60,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.44% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +10.34%
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
17135 17798 20480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.43% 39.99% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14606 15336 18151
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) Perl
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) Ajax
2 10 (90.91%) JSON
3 7 (63.64%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
4 6 (54.55%) SOA
4 6 (54.55%) Internet
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Apache
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) High Availability
6 4 (36.36%) Java
6 4 (36.36%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
6 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (36.36%) Retail
6 4 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (36.36%) Refactoring
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
7 1 (9.09%) MySQL
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) YUI

CPAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Perl Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Perl Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) Ajax
1 10 (90.91%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (9.09%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) High Availability
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) Perl
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree