The table below looks at the statistics for PEAR skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PEAR over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR)
Rank - 958 1004
Permanent jobs citing PEAR 0 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.039% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 9
Median salary - £33,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.66%
UK excluding London median salary - £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.66%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17979 17948 19231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.04% 16.60% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15536 14980 16201
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PEAR
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PEAR as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing PEAR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PEAR.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) Symfony
2 10 (90.91%) Subversion
2 10 (90.91%) OO
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) LAMP
3 9 (81.82%) CakePHP
3 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 9 (81.82%) PHPUnit
4 8 (72.73%) Bugzilla
4 8 (72.73%) Degree
4 8 (72.73%) Web Application Development
4 8 (72.73%) Trac
4 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 8 (72.73%) OOP
4 8 (72.73%) Scrum
4 8 (72.73%) Ajax
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) MongoDB

PEAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (90.91%) Subversion
3 9 (81.82%) PHPUnit
4 8 (72.73%) Bugzilla
4 8 (72.73%) Trac
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
6 1 (9.09%) QUnit
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Applications Developer
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL Developer
2 8 (72.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 8 (72.73%) PHP Web Applications Developer
2 8 (72.73%) PHP Web Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Web Applications Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) Symfony
3 9 (81.82%) CakePHP
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 9 (81.82%) LAMP
4 8 (72.73%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (18.18%) XHTML
5 2 (18.18%) Yii
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) JSON
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) WAMP
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) OO
3 8 (72.73%) OOP
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Microservices
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Zend