The first table below looks at the demand for PEAR skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PEAR over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR)
Rank 890 882 890
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing PEAR 13 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.008% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.068% 0.055% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 17
Average salary £30,000 £72,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.62% +45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £72,500 -
% change year-on-year
-58.62% -
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19049 16386 18053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.01% 14.83% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15735 13947 15897
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PEAR
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PEAR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PEAR
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PEAR within the UK.

PEAR Salary Trend in the UK

PEAR
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PEAR over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 within the UK.

PEAR Salary Histogram in the UK

PEAR
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PEAR within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -27 13 £30,000 -58.62%
Bath - 13 £30,000 -
Somerset - 13 £30,000 -
South West - 13 £30,000 -

PEAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 36 (100.00%) MySQL
1 36 (100.00%) PHP
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
1 36 (100.00%) jQuery
2 35 (97.22%) Linux
3 32 (88.89%) Apache
4 31 (86.11%) HTML
4 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
5 24 (66.67%) OOP
6 23 (63.89%) JSON
7 21 (58.33%) Ajax
7 21 (58.33%) PHPUnit
8 20 (55.56%) Web Application Development
8 20 (55.56%) PHP5
8 20 (55.56%) Degree
8 20 (55.56%) CakePHP
9 19 (52.78%) Symfony
9 19 (52.78%) LAMP
9 19 (52.78%) Scrum
10 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (44.44%) XML
12 15 (41.67%) OO
12 15 (41.67%) Bugzilla
12 15 (41.67%) MVC
12 15 (41.67%) Zend
12 15 (41.67%) Trac
13 14 (38.89%) Perl
14 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
15 12 (33.33%) SQL
15 12 (33.33%) Subversion

PEAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (88.89%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) WPA
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
2 7 (19.44%) CouchDB
2 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
2 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
2 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
2 7 (19.44%) MariaDB
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) PHPUnit
2 15 (41.67%) Bugzilla
2 15 (41.67%) Trac
3 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
4 12 (33.33%) Subversion
5 8 (22.22%) PhpStorm
5 8 (22.22%) NetBeans
6 7 (19.44%) Bitbucket
7 2 (5.56%) Grunt
8 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
1 1 (2.78%) Publishing
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 26 (72.22%) PHP Developer
3 15 (41.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 12 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 9 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Lead Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Lead PHP Developer
7 6 (16.67%) Web Developer
8 5 (13.89%) Graduate
9 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
9 4 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
9 4 (11.11%) IT Graduate
10 2 (5.56%) Junior
10 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
1 36 (100.00%) jQuery
2 31 (86.11%) HTML
3 23 (63.89%) JSON
4 21 (58.33%) Ajax
5 20 (55.56%) CakePHP
6 19 (52.78%) Symfony
6 19 (52.78%) LAMP
7 16 (44.44%) XML
8 8 (22.22%) REST
8 8 (22.22%) Laravel
8 8 (22.22%) Backbone.js
8 8 (22.22%) Merb
8 8 (22.22%) Qcodo
8 8 (22.22%) Zoop
8 8 (22.22%) Smarty
8 8 (22.22%) PRADO
8 8 (22.22%) Django
8 8 (22.22%) Flash
9 7 (19.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Social Media
2 2 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (97.22%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) CentOS
3 7 (19.44%) Fedora
3 7 (19.44%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) Android
4 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) OOP
2 20 (55.56%) Web Application Development
3 19 (52.78%) Scrum
4 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (41.67%) OO
5 15 (41.67%) MVC
6 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
7 8 (22.22%) OO PHP
7 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
8 7 (19.44%) UML
8 7 (19.44%) Web Development
8 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.33%) TDD
10 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
10 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
11 2 (5.56%) Pair Programming
11 2 (5.56%) User Stories
12 1 (2.78%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
3 20 (55.56%) PHP5
4 14 (38.89%) Perl
5 12 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (22.22%) Groovy
6 8 (22.22%) ActionScript
7 7 (19.44%) Delphi
7 7 (19.44%) Python
7 7 (19.44%) Lisp
7 7 (19.44%) Pascal
7 7 (19.44%) Objective-C
7 7 (19.44%) Ruby
7 7 (19.44%) OCaml
7 7 (19.44%) Haskell
7 7 (19.44%) Erlang
7 7 (19.44%) Scala
7 7 (19.44%) F#
7 7 (19.44%) Clojure
8 5 (13.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Capistrano
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Zend
2 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 7 (19.44%) Oracle
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) Facebook
6 1 (2.78%) Polycom
6 1 (2.78%) Brocade
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec
6 1 (2.78%) Intel
6 1 (2.78%) Avaya
6 1 (2.78%) Hitachi