The table below looks at the statistics for PEAR skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PEAR over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR)
England / South West
Rank - 251 243
Permanent jobs citing PEAR 0 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.55% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 12
Median salary - £35,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1145 1096 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.77% 18.89% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 952 945 981
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PEAR
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing PEAR as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

PEAR Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PEAR
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PEAR Salary Trend in the South West