The table below looks at the statistics for PEAR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PEAR over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR)
Rank 76 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing PEAR 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.78% 0.49% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.93% 2.44% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £31,500 £27,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+29.62% -16.92%
PEAR
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
205 123 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 26.66% 19.97% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 176 120 62
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

PEAR
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

PEAR Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

PEAR
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

PEAR Salary Trend in Somerset

PEAR
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PEAR within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Bath -7 6 £31,500 +16.66%
PEAR
South West

PEAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) JSON
1 8 (100.00%) Symfony
1 8 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 8 (100.00%) PHP5
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) Bugzilla
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) OOP
3 6 (75.00%) PHPUnit
3 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (75.00%) Trac
3 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) OO
4 5 (62.50%) IIS
4 5 (62.50%) Subversion
4 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering

PEAR
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (100.00%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Bugzilla
1 6 (75.00%) PHPUnit
1 6 (75.00%) Trac
2 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (37.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Web Team Leader
5 2 (25.00%) Lead PHP Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) JSON
1 8 (100.00%) Symfony
1 8 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) OOP
2 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) PHP5
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree