The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 54 64 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 20 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.98% 2.28% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.75% 4.30% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 12
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £38,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,401 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
PowerShell
East 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 Leicestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
348 395 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 51.79% 52.88% 61.88%
Number of salaries quoted 309 343 519
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Leicestershire

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Leicester +16 14 £50,000 +19.04%
Kegworth - 3 - -
PowerShell
East Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 19 (79.17%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) .NET
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
3 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (41.67%) Software Delivery
4 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 9 (37.50%) CSS
5 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 9 (37.50%) IIS
5 9 (37.50%) HTML
5 9 (37.50%) UML
5 9 (37.50%) WinForms
5 9 (37.50%) MVC
5 9 (37.50%) CSS3
5 9 (37.50%) MSBuild
5 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (37.50%) HTML5
5 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 9 (37.50%) ReSharper
5 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 8 (33.33%) C++
7 7 (29.17%) VBScript
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Smartcard

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.50%) IBM Notes
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) Broadband
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Junos
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (8.33%) VoIP
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (37.50%) MSBuild
2 9 (37.50%) ReSharper
3 6 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
3 6 (25.00%) Artifactory
3 6 (25.00%) InstallShield
3 6 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) International Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
1 6 (25.00%) Build and Release Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Build Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Release Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Software Architect
1 6 (25.00%) Software Build Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Software Release Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Architect
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# Architect
3 4 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (37.50%) CSS
3 9 (37.50%) CSS3
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) HTML5
3 9 (37.50%) WinForms
4 6 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (25.00%) Smartcard
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (41.67%) Software Delivery
3 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 9 (37.50%) UML
3 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 6 (25.00%) Dependency Management
4 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (25.00%) OO
4 6 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) OWASP
6 4 (16.67%) Web Development
7 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 8 (33.33%) C++
4 7 (29.17%) VBScript
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) Korn
6 4 (16.67%) Ruby
7 3 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Citrix
2 3 (12.50%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Lotus
3 2 (8.33%) Juniper