The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 27 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.66% 0.50% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.56% 0.74% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £21,500 £38,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.15% -33.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
119 135 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 61.66% 66.83% 69.60%
Number of salaries quoted 110 123 171
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Worcestershire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Malvern - 5 £21,500 -
Worcester -12 1 £21,500 -44.15%
Pershore - 1 £32,000 -
PowerShell
West Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (94.12%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) JBoss
2 13 (76.47%) Tomcat
2 13 (76.47%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) Perl
2 13 (76.47%) PHP
2 13 (76.47%) VBScript
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) CruiseControl
2 13 (76.47%) BIG-IP
2 13 (76.47%) Maven
2 13 (76.47%) vSphere
2 13 (76.47%) Puppet
2 13 (76.47%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (76.47%) Hudson
2 13 (76.47%) Jenkins
2 13 (76.47%) DevOps
3 12 (70.59%) Artifactory
3 12 (70.59%) Mercurial
3 12 (70.59%) Ant
4 10 (58.82%) Degree
4 10 (58.82%) Software Deployment
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 13 (76.47%) JBoss
1 13 (76.47%) Tomcat
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (17.65%) GlassFish
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) DTS
2 3 (17.65%) Ingres
2 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) CruiseControl
1 13 (76.47%) Maven
1 13 (76.47%) Hudson
1 13 (76.47%) Jenkins
2 12 (70.59%) Artifactory
2 12 (70.59%) Mercurial
2 12 (70.59%) Ant
3 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Junior
2 7 (41.18%) Administrator
3 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 6 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Trainee Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Trainee
6 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate
6 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Business Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ActiveX
2 3 (17.65%) ADO
2 3 (17.65%) COM
2 3 (17.65%) ODBC
2 3 (17.65%) DAO
2 3 (17.65%) OLE
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) DevOps
2 10 (58.82%) Software Deployment
3 3 (17.65%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Python
1 13 (76.47%) Java
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
1 13 (76.47%) Perl
1 13 (76.47%) PHP
1 13 (76.47%) VBScript
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
4 3 (17.65%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) VB
4 3 (17.65%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCPD
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) vSphere
1 13 (76.47%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft