Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PEAR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PEAR over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1201 1242 1273
Rank change year-on-year +41 +31 +55
Permanent jobs citing PEAR 5 1 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.014% 0.003% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 36
UK median annual salary £28,500 £27,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -28.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,500 £27,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -28.00% +7.14%

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36786 35368 38174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.33% 18.72% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29935 30548 32261
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

PEAR
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PEAR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PEAR in the UK

PEAR
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PEAR in the UK

PEAR
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PEAR within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 5 £28,500 +5.56% 1
UK excluding London +27 5 £28,500 +5.56% 1
South West - 3 £25,500 - 1
Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Trac
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) React
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN

PEAR
Co-occurring 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) nginx
2 2 (40.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (60.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Support
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Development Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) React
3 2 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Server Hardening
2 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef