The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 46 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.03% 2.47% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 5.43% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
145 129 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 49.83% 45.58% 60.45%
Number of salaries quoted 131 113 121
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PowerShell
West Midlands

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

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) VBScript
1 4 (66.67%) VB
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) AppSense
1 4 (66.67%) Fujitsu
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
1 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) ETRM
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) Silverlight

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) WCF
1 2 (33.33%) WPF
1 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
1 2 (33.33%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ETRM
1 2 (33.33%) Release Management
1 2 (33.33%) Logistics
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) VBScript
1 4 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
1 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) AppSense
1 4 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft