The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 91 95 113
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 15 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.03% 1.49% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 2.24% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 2
Average salary £37,200 £45,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +78.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £35,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,100 £30,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
PowerShell
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
968 1117 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.67% 66.49% 64.28%
Number of salaries quoted 845 995 1112
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cambridge region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Cambridge

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PowerShell 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 PowerShell.

1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
3 21 (60.00%) C#
3 21 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 19 (54.29%) Windows
4 19 (54.29%) .NET
5 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
5 17 (48.57%) MVC
5 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
7 15 (42.86%) Linux
8 14 (40.00%) SQL
9 11 (31.43%) HTML
9 11 (31.43%) DSDM
9 11 (31.43%) HTML5
9 11 (31.43%) Moq
9 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
9 11 (31.43%) Sitecore
9 11 (31.43%) SpecFlow
9 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
9 11 (31.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (31.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (31.43%) Degree
9 11 (31.43%) Selenium
10 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
10 10 (28.57%) SCCM
10 10 (28.57%) SLA

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PowerShell 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 PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (31.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (25.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (22.86%) IIS
5 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) DHCP
1 8 (22.86%) DNS
2 5 (14.29%) SMPP
2 5 (14.29%) SMS
2 5 (14.29%) NFC
2 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 3 (8.57%) LDAP
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Selenium
1 11 (31.43%) Moq
1 11 (31.43%) SpecFlow
1 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
1 11 (31.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (22.86%) MSBuild
2 8 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (20.00%) WiX
4 5 (14.29%) NUnit
4 5 (14.29%) MSTest
5 1 (2.86%) Ant
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support
3 5 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Service Manager
5 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Services Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
2 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (31.43%) HTML5
3 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (31.43%) HTML
4 8 (22.86%) WCF
4 8 (22.86%) LINQ
4 8 (22.86%) XML
5 7 (20.00%) Java ME
6 6 (17.14%) jQuery
6 6 (17.14%) Ajax
6 6 (17.14%) CSS
7 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.29%) XSLT
7 5 (14.29%) WPF
8 3 (8.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.86%) User Experience
3 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (14.29%) Clustering
4 5 (14.29%) PKI
4 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 10 (28.57%) UNIX
4 7 (20.00%) Android
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Phone
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) MVC
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) DSDM
2 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
3 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 10 (28.57%) Data Security
3 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 8 (22.86%) TDD
5 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
5 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
5 6 (17.14%) Change Control
6 5 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 2 (5.71%) Line Management
9 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) XAML
6 2 (5.71%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
2 5 (14.29%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.29%) vSphere
1 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (8.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Sitecore
3 10 (28.57%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) Telerik
5 2 (5.71%) Facebook
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,300 to £46,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Vadis People
Salary: c£40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago