The table below looks at the statistics for CPAN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CPAN over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Comprehensive Perl Archive Network (CPAN)
Rank - 957 963
Permanent jobs citing CPAN 0 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.032% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Median salary - £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary - £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%

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
37933 40425 44068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.83% 37.56% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33037 34510 37055
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CPAN
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CPAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing CPAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CPAN.

1 20 (100.00%) Perl
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
1 20 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 20 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) JSON
1 20 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 20 (100.00%) High Availability
1 20 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 20 (100.00%) Catalyst
1 20 (100.00%) DBIx::Class
1 20 (100.00%) Moose
2 16 (80.00%) Plack
2 16 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 16 (80.00%) Kanban
2 16 (80.00%) Refactoring
2 16 (80.00%) ActiveMQ
2 16 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (80.00%) Scrum
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) MySQL
3 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 13 (65.00%) XML
3 13 (65.00%) SOA
3 13 (65.00%) HTML
3 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (65.00%) Ruby
3 13 (65.00%) Ajax

CPAN
Top Related IT Skills 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 16 (80.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 20 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (80.00%) MySQL
2 16 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (65.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
1 20 (100.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 20 (100.00%) Perl Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Lead Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Perl Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Catalyst
1 20 (100.00%) DBIx::Class
1 20 (100.00%) JSON
1 20 (100.00%) Moose
2 16 (80.00%) ActiveMQ
2 16 (80.00%) Plack
3 13 (65.00%) Ajax
3 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 13 (65.00%) HTML
3 13 (65.00%) XML
4 9 (45.00%) Apache Flex
4 9 (45.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 20 (100.00%) High Availability
2 16 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (80.00%) Kanban
2 16 (80.00%) Refactoring
2 16 (80.00%) Scrum
3 13 (65.00%) SOA
3 13 (65.00%) TDD
4 11 (55.00%) Mentoring
4 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (35.00%) DevOps
6 4 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Perl
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) Ruby
3 4 (20.00%) Scala