The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 28 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 14 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.71% 1.71% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.76% 3.45% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 5
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +45.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £33,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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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 Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
119 145 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 48.57% 49.66% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 113 130 117
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,950 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Solihull

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (72.22%) MySQL
4 12 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (66.67%) C#
4 12 (66.67%) .NET
5 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (50.00%) CSS
5 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (50.00%) WCF
5 9 (50.00%) WPF
5 9 (50.00%) Silverlight
5 9 (50.00%) LINQ
6 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 7 (38.89%) IIS
8 6 (33.33%) Windows
9 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
10 4 (22.22%) Apache
10 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 4 (22.22%) Citrix
10 4 (22.22%) Internet
10 4 (22.22%) VB
10 4 (22.22%) PHP
10 4 (22.22%) Web Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (38.89%) IIS
3 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
4 4 (22.22%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
1 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DMZ
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) MySQL
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
1 9 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 9 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 9 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (50.00%) WCF
3 9 (50.00%) WPF
3 9 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 9 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Web Development
1 4 (22.22%) Time Management
1 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) CRM
2 3 (16.67%) Line Management
2 3 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) VB
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase