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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Comprehensive Perl Archive Network (CPAN)
Rank 925 965 971
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +6
Permanent jobs citing CPAN 2 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.017% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.005% 0.046% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 10
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary - £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
38068 41565 45717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 37.75% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33087 35470 38904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CPAN within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 2 £50,000 -
England +10 2 £50,000 -

CPAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 29 (100.00%) Perl
1 29 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 28 (96.55%) High Availability
2 28 (96.55%) Catalyst
2 28 (96.55%) DBIx::Class
2 28 (96.55%) Moose
2 28 (96.55%) Relational Database
2 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (96.55%) JSON
2 28 (96.55%) RDBMS
2 28 (96.55%) E-Commerce
2 28 (96.55%) SQL
3 23 (79.31%) MySQL
4 22 (75.86%) Linux
4 22 (75.86%) Refactoring
4 22 (75.86%) ActiveMQ
4 22 (75.86%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (75.86%) Scrum
4 22 (75.86%) Plack
4 22 (75.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 22 (75.86%) OpenStack
4 22 (75.86%) Jenkins
4 22 (75.86%) Kanban
5 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
5 21 (72.41%) CSS
5 21 (72.41%) XML
6 20 (68.97%) HTML
6 20 (68.97%) SOA
6 20 (68.97%) TDD
6 20 (68.97%) Ruby

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 22 (75.86%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (96.55%) RDBMS
1 28 (96.55%) Relational Database
2 23 (79.31%) MySQL
3 22 (75.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (75.86%) Jenkins
3 20 (68.97%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
1 29 (100.00%) Perl Developer
2 28 (96.55%) E-Commerce Developer
3 14 (48.28%) Lead Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior Perl Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) Catalyst
1 28 (96.55%) DBIx::Class
1 28 (96.55%) JSON
1 28 (96.55%) Moose
2 22 (75.86%) ActiveMQ
2 22 (75.86%) Plack
3 21 (72.41%) CSS
3 21 (72.41%) XML
4 20 (68.97%) Ajax
4 20 (68.97%) HTML
5 14 (48.28%) Apache Flex
5 14 (48.28%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (96.55%) E-Commerce
1 28 (96.55%) High Availability
2 22 (75.86%) Continuous Delivery
2 22 (75.86%) Kanban
2 22 (75.86%) Refactoring
2 22 (75.86%) Scrum
3 20 (68.97%) SOA
3 20 (68.97%) TDD
4 14 (48.28%) Mentoring
4 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
5 8 (27.59%) DevOps
6 6 (20.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Perl
2 28 (96.55%) SQL
3 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
4 20 (68.97%) Ruby
5 6 (20.69%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) PHP