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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Comprehensive Perl Archive Network (CPAN)
Rank - 966 984
Permanent jobs citing CPAN 0 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.022% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
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
36848 41127 43590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.68% 37.70% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31898 35336 36668
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 September 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 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) High Availability
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 9 (100.00%) Catalyst
1 9 (100.00%) DBIx::Class
1 9 (100.00%) Moose
2 8 (88.89%) Plack
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) OpenStack
2 8 (88.89%) Kanban
2 8 (88.89%) Refactoring
2 8 (88.89%) ActiveMQ
2 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) SOA
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) Ruby
3 6 (66.67%) 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 8 (88.89%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Perl Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Lead Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Perl Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Catalyst
1 9 (100.00%) DBIx::Class
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
1 9 (100.00%) Moose
2 8 (88.89%) ActiveMQ
2 8 (88.89%) Plack
3 6 (66.67%) Ajax
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) Apache Flex
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (100.00%) High Availability
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (88.89%) Kanban
2 8 (88.89%) Refactoring
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) SOA
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Scala