The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 69 71
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.18% 0.61% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.09% 1.02% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £26,750 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.55% +38.46%  
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 239 394 374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 56.50% 59.79% 64.15%
Number of salaries quoted 197 365 341
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

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Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Staffordshire

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Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +11 5 £26,750 -40.55%
PowerShell
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (52.00%) .NET
3 13 (52.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (48.00%) Subversion
4 12 (48.00%) TeamCity
4 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
4 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
5 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (44.00%) HTML5
5 11 (44.00%) React
5 11 (44.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (44.00%) SOLID
5 11 (44.00%) jQuery
5 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (44.00%) Selenium
5 11 (44.00%) WCF
5 11 (44.00%) CSS
5 11 (44.00%) XML
5 11 (44.00%) OO
5 11 (44.00%) SOA
5 11 (44.00%) HTML
5 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (44.00%) Scrum
5 11 (44.00%) MVC

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 8 (32.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Skype
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
1 12 (48.00%) Subversion
1 12 (48.00%) TeamCity
2 11 (44.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Archiva
3 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.00%) Gradle
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.00%) NuGet
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Support
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) ICT Support
6 1 (4.00%) Lync Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SSIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
1 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
2 11 (44.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) HTML5
2 11 (44.00%) jQuery
2 11 (44.00%) React
2 11 (44.00%) WCF
2 11 (44.00%) XML
3 6 (24.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (44.00%) MVC
1 11 (44.00%) OO
1 11 (44.00%) Scrum
1 11 (44.00%) SOA
1 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
1 11 (44.00%) SOLID
2 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (28.00%) Refactoring
3 6 (24.00%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (20.00%) Time Management
5 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Escalation Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Optimisation
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) VBA
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) HND
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Juniper
3 1 (4.00%) VMware