The table below looks at the statistics for CPAN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CPAN 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
Comprehensive Perl Archive Network (CPAN)
Rank 863 879 855
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs citing CPAN 18 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.012% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.045% 0.030% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 18
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £44,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39968 42832 43850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.34% 40.66% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34186 35557 38647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

CPAN
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CPAN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CPAN
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CPAN within the UK.

CPAN Salary Trend in the UK

CPAN
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CPAN over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

CPAN Salary Histogram in the UK

CPAN
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CPAN within the UK 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
England -1 18 £50,000 +17.64% 3
London +22 16 £50,000 - 3
Nottingham - 2 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 -

CPAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 29 (100.00%) Perl
2 27 (93.10%) Git (software)
2 27 (93.10%) Catalyst
2 27 (93.10%) DBIx::Class
2 27 (93.10%) Moose
3 26 (89.66%) Relational Database
3 26 (89.66%) Ruby
3 26 (89.66%) SQL
3 26 (89.66%) Linux
4 24 (82.76%) SOA
4 24 (82.76%) RDBMS
4 24 (82.76%) Cucumber
5 23 (79.31%) CSS
5 23 (79.31%) XML
5 23 (79.31%) HTML
5 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
6 22 (75.86%) JSON
7 21 (72.41%) Apache
8 19 (65.52%) jQuery
9 18 (62.07%) Refactoring
9 18 (62.07%) Ajax
9 18 (62.07%) Plack
10 15 (51.72%) Python
10 15 (51.72%) Java
11 14 (48.28%) Open Source
12 13 (44.83%) E-Commerce
13 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (37.93%) TDD
14 10 (34.48%) ActiveMQ
14 10 (34.48%) Scrum

CPAN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 (72.41%) Apache
2 9 (31.03%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.90%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (89.66%) Relational Database
2 24 (82.76%) RDBMS
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (93.10%) Git (software)
2 24 (82.76%) Cucumber
3 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) Subversion
5 1 (3.45%) Maven
5 1 (3.45%) CMake
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
1 27 (93.10%) Perl Developer
2 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
2 3 (10.34%) Senior Perl Developer
3 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
3 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) Catalyst
1 27 (93.10%) DBIx::Class
1 27 (93.10%) Moose
2 23 (79.31%) HTML
2 23 (79.31%) CSS
2 23 (79.31%) XML
3 22 (75.86%) JSON
4 19 (65.52%) jQuery
5 18 (62.07%) Ajax
5 18 (62.07%) Plack
6 10 (34.48%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (17.24%) RESTful
8 2 (6.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Scientific Linux
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) SOA
2 18 (62.07%) Refactoring
3 13 (44.83%) E-Commerce
4 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) TDD
5 10 (34.48%) Scrum
6 9 (31.03%) Kanban
7 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.45%) DevOps
9 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.45%) OO
9 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Perl
2 26 (89.66%) SQL
2 26 (89.66%) Ruby
3 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
4 15 (51.72%) Python
4 15 (51.72%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Fortran
5 1 (3.45%) Haskell
5 1 (3.45%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) QEMU
1 1 (3.45%) KVM
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago