The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 50 23
Rank change year-on-year +11 -27  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 5 1 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.87% 0.30% 9.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.68% 1.10% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +76.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 88 91 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 32.96% 27.25% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 66 75 105
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +15.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing PowerShell as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Luton

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Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Luton

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Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Luton over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
4 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 6 (42.86%) JSON
4 6 (42.86%) RESTful
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (42.86%) DevOps
4 6 (42.86%) API Design
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) Wireshark
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (35.71%) SaaS
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) Fiddler
6 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Wireshark
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Fiddler
2 2 (14.29%) MSI
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
2 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Packager
4 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Developer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (42.86%) JSON
2 6 (42.86%) RESTful
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) Middleware
4 4 (28.57%) Ninject
4 4 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (21.43%) LESS
5 3 (21.43%) Sass
5 3 (21.43%) WCF
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) API Design
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) Release Management
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Application Discovery
5 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) MCTS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) AirWatch
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Wyse
3 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec