The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 39 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 32 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.90% 1.53% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.91% 3.15% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 5
Average salary £53,250 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.00% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £37,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £42,500 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
359 286 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 43.78% 48.56% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 320 258 196
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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Salary Trend in Coventry

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Coventry

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Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Coventry

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 46 (90.20%) Windows
2 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (74.51%) Microsoft
5 28 (54.90%) SQL
6 23 (45.10%) IIS
7 22 (43.14%) IaaS
8 21 (41.18%) Oracle
9 20 (39.22%) Puppet
9 20 (39.22%) Opscode Chef
10 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (35.29%) .NET
11 18 (35.29%) C#
11 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
11 18 (35.29%) Linux
12 17 (33.33%) Office 365
12 17 (33.33%) DevOps
13 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (29.41%) Unit Testing
14 15 (29.41%) PL/SQL
15 14 (27.45%) InstallShield
15 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
15 14 (27.45%) Selenium
15 14 (27.45%) NUnit
16 11 (21.57%) Finance
16 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
17 10 (19.61%) VMware
17 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
18 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 23 (45.10%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.92%) CMS
6 1 (1.96%) OpenEdge
6 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (43.14%) IaaS
2 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (33.33%) Office 365
4 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) InstallShield
1 14 (27.45%) NUnit
1 14 (27.45%) Selenium
1 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Law
2 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Development Manager
3 9 (17.65%) Deployment Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Software Deployment Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) IT Development Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.92%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Technician
7 2 (3.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Software Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Project Leader
8 1 (1.96%) IT Support
8 1 (1.96%) Senior IT Support
8 1 (1.96%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) Java EE
3 1 (1.96%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (90.20%) Windows
2 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (35.29%) Linux
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.92%) UNIX
9 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) DevOps
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) Unit Testing
4 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 8 (15.69%) Line Management
6 7 (13.73%) Coaching
6 7 (13.73%) Software Deployment
7 5 (9.80%) CRM
7 5 (9.80%) Matrix Management
7 5 (9.80%) ITIL
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.92%) Validation
8 2 (3.92%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.92%) People Management
9 1 (1.96%) Kanban
9 1 (1.96%) Compatibility Testing
9 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.96%) Migration
9 1 (1.96%) Scrum
9 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) SQL
2 18 (35.29%) C#
3 15 (29.41%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.88%) Python
4 3 (5.88%) Perl
5 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.96%) MCTS
2 1 (1.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
2 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (39.22%) Puppet
1 20 (39.22%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.88%) Ansible
2 3 (5.88%) Unicenter
2 3 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (1.96%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.96%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) Control-M
Vendors
1 38 (74.51%) Microsoft
2 21 (41.18%) Oracle
3 10 (19.61%) VMware
4 4 (7.84%) HP
5 3 (5.88%) Dell