cPanel offers many software packages and services that you can install on your web site. Some of these packages, such as PEAR and RubyGems, are geared towards web developers. Others, like Softaculous, enable you to install a blog or online store with just a few clicks.
You can use cPanel to install a wide range of PHP PEAR packages to facilitate web development.
You can change the PHP version that your web site uses. Learn how here.
You can use cPanel to view PHP configuration information for your web site.
The Perl Modules feature in cPanel enables you to install a wide range of Perl modules for your web development projects.
Learn how to change the PHP version and settings from cPanel. Please note this article only applies to some hosting accounts.