The table below looks at the statistics for PEAR skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PEAR over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR)
Rank - 925 958
Permanent jobs citing PEAR 0 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.018% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.11% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 13
Average salary - £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary - £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
PEAR
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17716 17303 18161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.32% 16.53% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15345 14601 15158
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

PEAR
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PEAR across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

PEAR Jobs Demand Trend in England

PEAR
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PEAR across the England region.

PEAR Salary Trend in England

PEAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing PEAR 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 PEAR.

1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (94.12%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (94.12%) Symfony
2 16 (94.12%) Subversion
2 16 (94.12%) OO
3 15 (88.24%) CSS
3 15 (88.24%) LAMP
3 15 (88.24%) CakePHP
3 15 (88.24%) jQuery
3 15 (88.24%) PHPUnit
4 14 (82.35%) Web Application Development
4 14 (82.35%) Trac
4 14 (82.35%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (82.35%) Windows
4 14 (82.35%) OOP
4 14 (82.35%) Scrum
4 14 (82.35%) Bugzilla
4 14 (82.35%) Ajax
4 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
4 14 (82.35%) IIS
5 11 (64.71%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) JIRA
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 2 (11.76%) Java

PEAR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing PEAR 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 PEAR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (82.35%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (94.12%) Subversion
3 15 (88.24%) PHPUnit
4 14 (82.35%) Bugzilla
4 14 (82.35%) Trac
5 3 (17.65%) JIRA
6 1 (5.88%) QUnit
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Applications Developer
2 14 (82.35%) MySQL Developer
2 14 (82.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 14 (82.35%) PHP Web Applications Developer
2 14 (82.35%) PHP Web Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Web Applications Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Web Developer
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) Symfony
3 15 (88.24%) CakePHP
3 15 (88.24%) CSS
3 15 (88.24%) jQuery
3 15 (88.24%) LAMP
4 14 (82.35%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (11.76%) XHTML
5 2 (11.76%) Yii
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) WAMP
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (94.12%) OO
3 14 (82.35%) OOP
3 14 (82.35%) Scrum
3 14 (82.35%) Web Application Development
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Microservices
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Zend