The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for PEAR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PEAR over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR)
South West / Somerset
Rank - 67 53
Permanent jobs citing PEAR 0 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.64% 3.23%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.96% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 16
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%  

PEAR is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 246 135 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 39.05% 21.63% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 205 132 124
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

PEAR
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing PEAR as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for PEAR in Somerset

PEAR
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for PEAR in Somerset