The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 36 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.60% 1.57% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 5.88% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £50,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.86%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 51 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 26.35% 26.70% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 19
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in the Midlands

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) hybris
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) hybris