The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 60 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% 0.20% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.30% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
PowerShell
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
276 330 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 55.09% 66.27% 63.17%
Number of salaries quoted 231 275 291
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Lancashire

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Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 1 £35,000 -
PowerShell
North West

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script