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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR)
Rank 843 894 852
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -42
Permanent jobs citing PEAR 7 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.042% 0.050% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 8
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -58.62%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £30,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -58.62%
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
16606 18059 14942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.67% 16.36% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14019 15271 12897
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PEAR across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

PEAR Salary Histogram 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 26 May 2015. 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 West -10 4 £28,000 -6.66%
South East - 2 £43,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
PEAR
UK

PEAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) PHP
1 24 (100.00%) MySQL
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) jQuery
2 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
2 19 (79.17%) Ajax
2 19 (79.17%) Bugzilla
2 19 (79.17%) Scrum
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
2 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Apache
2 19 (79.17%) PHPUnit
2 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 19 (79.17%) Web Application Development
2 19 (79.17%) Trac
2 19 (79.17%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (66.67%) Symfony
3 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (54.17%) Subversion
4 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
5 11 (45.83%) CakePHP
5 11 (45.83%) PHP5
5 11 (45.83%) JSON
5 11 (45.83%) OOP
5 11 (45.83%) XML
6 8 (33.33%) Windows
6 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.83%) BDD

PEAR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 19 (79.17%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) HTTP
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
3 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Bugzilla
1 19 (79.17%) PHPUnit
1 19 (79.17%) Trac
2 13 (54.17%) Subversion
2 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (20.83%) Games
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (95.83%) PHP Developer
3 18 (75.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 14 (58.33%) Software Developer
5 8 (33.33%) Graduate
5 8 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (33.33%) Web Developer
5 8 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (29.17%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) jQuery
2 19 (79.17%) Ajax
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 16 (66.67%) Symfony
4 11 (45.83%) CakePHP
4 11 (45.83%) JSON
4 11 (45.83%) XML
5 5 (20.83%) Yii
5 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (20.83%) Google Maps API
5 5 (20.83%) XHTML
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
2 19 (79.17%) Scrum
2 19 (79.17%) Web Application Development
3 11 (45.83%) OOP
4 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.83%) BDD
5 5 (20.83%) Open Source
5 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (45.83%) PHP5
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Facebook
1 5 (20.83%) Twitter
1 5 (20.83%) Zend
1 5 (20.83%) Google