The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 41 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 8 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.32% 4.17% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.63% 9.94% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +108.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
142 171 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 41.16% 41.91% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 137 146 146
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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Salary Trend in Luton

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Luton

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Luton

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

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Luton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) Web Services
2 9 (52.94%) JIRA
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) IIS
4 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (35.29%) Akamai
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) SLA
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (29.41%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (23.53%) BDD
7 4 (23.53%) TeamCity

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Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) NServiceBus
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) FTP
3 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) JIRA
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (23.53%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (23.53%) FinalBuilder
3 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
3 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
3 4 (23.53%) NSubstitute
3 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
3 4 (23.53%) Log4Net
3 4 (23.53%) NUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
1 9 (52.94%) Web Services
2 5 (29.41%) jQuery
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (23.53%) COM
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (23.53%) WCF
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
2 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (29.41%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) OOP
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
1 4 (23.53%) Ruby
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) logstash
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
3 2 (11.76%) Puppet
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Akamai
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco