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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Comprehensive Perl Archive Network (CPAN)
Rank 864 919 881
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -38
Permanent jobs citing CPAN 25 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.062% 0.030% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 3
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +21.79%
UK excluding London average salary - £46,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +34.05%

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
40191 46930 43105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.95% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34376 40132 37445
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 2 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 2 June 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
London +56 25 £50,000 +5.26% 5
England +53 25 £50,000 +5.26% 5

CPAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 44 (100.00%) Perl
2 42 (95.45%) Git (software)
3 41 (93.18%) Catalyst
3 41 (93.18%) DBIx::Class
3 41 (93.18%) Moose
4 40 (90.91%) Relational Database
4 40 (90.91%) Ruby
4 40 (90.91%) HTML
4 40 (90.91%) CSS
5 39 (88.64%) XML
5 39 (88.64%) SQL
5 39 (88.64%) JSON
6 38 (86.36%) RDBMS
7 36 (81.82%) JavaScript
7 36 (81.82%) Cucumber
8 34 (77.27%) SOA
9 33 (75.00%) Linux
9 33 (75.00%) jQuery
10 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (68.18%) TDD
11 30 (68.18%) E-Commerce
11 30 (68.18%) Ajax
12 29 (65.91%) Plack
13 28 (63.64%) Refactoring
14 26 (59.09%) Apache
15 24 (54.55%) Scrum
15 24 (54.55%) Jenkins
16 23 (52.27%) Kanban
16 23 (52.27%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (50.00%) OpenStack

CPAN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 26 (59.09%) Apache
2 22 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.55%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (90.91%) Relational Database
2 38 (86.36%) RDBMS
3 8 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (95.45%) Git (software)
2 36 (81.82%) Cucumber
3 24 (54.55%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.55%) CMake
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 2 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 4 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 39 (88.64%) Perl Developer
3 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (4.55%) DevOps Specialist
3 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
4 1 (2.27%) Software Developer
4 1 (2.27%) PHP Developer
4 1 (2.27%) Senior Perl Developer
4 1 (2.27%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (93.18%) Catalyst
1 41 (93.18%) DBIx::Class
1 41 (93.18%) Moose
2 40 (90.91%) HTML
2 40 (90.91%) CSS
3 39 (88.64%) XML
3 39 (88.64%) JSON
4 33 (75.00%) jQuery
5 30 (68.18%) Ajax
6 29 (65.91%) Plack
7 22 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
8 17 (38.64%) RESTful
9 2 (4.55%) XHTML
10 1 (2.27%) mod_perl
Operating Systems
1 33 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Scientific Linux
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) SOA
2 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (68.18%) TDD
3 30 (68.18%) E-Commerce
4 28 (63.64%) Refactoring
5 24 (54.55%) Scrum
6 23 (52.27%) Kanban
6 23 (52.27%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (34.09%) Open Source
8 12 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
10 7 (15.91%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (4.55%) DevOps
11 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (2.27%) OO
12 1 (2.27%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Perl
2 40 (90.91%) Ruby
3 39 (88.64%) SQL
4 36 (81.82%) JavaScript
5 14 (31.82%) Python
6 13 (29.55%) Java
7 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 3 (6.82%) Scala
8 2 (4.55%) Haskell
8 2 (4.55%) C++
8 2 (4.55%) Fortran
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) QEMU
1 2 (4.55%) KVM
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
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