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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR)
Rank 882 843 898
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +55
Permanent jobs citing PEAR 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.047% 0.013% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - £27,000
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
17093 15194 16225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.03% 15.20% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14172 13025 14093
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PEAR within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
South East - 5 £35,000 -
South West - 3 £35,500 -
PEAR
UK

PEAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Ajax
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 11 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (90.91%) Trac
2 10 (90.91%) Symfony
2 10 (90.91%) CakePHP
2 10 (90.91%) PHP5
2 10 (90.91%) Bugzilla
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) OOP
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) XML
3 9 (81.82%) JSON
4 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
4 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
4 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
4 8 (72.73%) OO
4 8 (72.73%) Subversion
5 6 (54.55%) Apache
5 6 (54.55%) Linux

PEAR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) IIS
2 6 (54.55%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) PHPUnit
2 10 (90.91%) Trac
2 10 (90.91%) Bugzilla
3 8 (72.73%) Subversion
3 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Applications Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Applications Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 4 (36.36%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Lead PHP Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Applications Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Graduate
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior
6 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Ajax
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) Symfony
2 10 (90.91%) CakePHP
3 9 (81.82%) JSON
3 9 (81.82%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 10 (90.91%) OOP
3 8 (72.73%) OO
3 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) PHP5
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree