The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 67 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 6 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.98% 2.25% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 3.82% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 5
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
PowerShell
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
342 445 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.07% 58.86% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 309 415 253
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Somerset

PowerShell
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +2 2 £26,875 -2.27%
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) IIS
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) XML
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (26.67%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) C
6 4 (26.67%) Subversion
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) EPoS
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (13.33%) Android
8 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (6.67%) Internet
8 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
8 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (53.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Release Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Configuration Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Build Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (26.67%) C
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle