The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 24 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 3 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.20% 3.25% 5.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 4.57% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 9
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+2.15% -
PRINCE2
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
139 197 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 55.38% 71.12% 69.76%
Number of salaries quoted 86 160 152
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Aberdeen region.

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Aberdeen

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2.

1 8 (66.67%) PMP
1 8 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) MS Project
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (16.67%) SAP HR
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Maximo
6 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) MS Office
7 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) BPR
7 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
7 1 (8.33%) CMMI
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (8.33%) MBA

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP HR
1 2 (16.67%) Maximo
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) BPR
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) CMMI
5 1 (8.33%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) PMP
1 8 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (8.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft