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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 44 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.14% 2.33% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 5.15% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
PowerShell
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
147 136 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 52.31% 45.18% 59.58%
Number of salaries quoted 129 113 106
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 9 (81.82%) Retail
2 8 (72.73%) Fujitsu
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) XenApp
2 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
2 8 (72.73%) VBScript
2 8 (72.73%) VB
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) AppSense
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Logistics
4 2 (18.18%) ETRM
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) WPF

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Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 9 (81.82%) Retail
2 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) WCF
1 2 (18.18%) WPF
1 2 (18.18%) Silverlight
1 2 (18.18%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
1 2 (18.18%) Logistics
1 2 (18.18%) Release Management
1 2 (18.18%) ETRM
2 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) ETL
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) VBScript
1 8 (72.73%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) XenApp
1 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
1 8 (72.73%) AppSense
1 8 (72.73%) Fujitsu
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft