The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 8 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.52% 7.21% 5.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 8.59% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 22
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,622 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +2.36%
PRINCE2
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
212 256 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 93.39% 83.93% 90.43%
Number of salaries quoted 203 218 304
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Bedford

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 26 (66.67%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Project Management
3 11 (28.21%) APMP
3 11 (28.21%) Web Services
3 11 (28.21%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (28.21%) Web Application Development
3 11 (28.21%) Software Delivery
4 10 (25.64%) Scrum
4 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (20.51%) PMI Certification
7 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
7 7 (17.95%) Matrix Management
7 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
8 6 (15.38%) UML
8 6 (15.38%) RUP
9 5 (12.82%) DSDM
9 5 (12.82%) Unix
9 5 (12.82%) PMI
9 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
9 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
9 5 (12.82%) SDLC
10 4 (10.26%) MS Project
11 3 (7.69%) SQL
11 3 (7.69%) .NET
11 3 (7.69%) PMP
11 3 (7.69%) Intel
11 3 (7.69%) SharePoint

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Project
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Project Manager
2 21 (53.85%) Software Project Manager
3 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 11 (28.21%) Delivery Project Manager
4 11 (28.21%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 11 (28.21%) Technical Manager
4 11 (28.21%) Technical Project Manager
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Project Manager
6 6 (15.38%) Analyst
7 5 (12.82%) Agile Development Manager
7 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
7 5 (12.82%) Development Manager
7 5 (12.82%) Development Project Manager
7 5 (12.82%) Software Development Manager
7 5 (12.82%) Software Development Project Manager
8 3 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
8 3 (7.69%) Service Manager
8 3 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (7.69%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) PMI
3 3 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Project Management
3 11 (28.21%) Software Delivery
3 11 (28.21%) Web Application Development
4 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.64%) Scrum
5 7 (17.95%) Matrix Management
5 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
6 6 (15.38%) RUP
6 6 (15.38%) UML
7 5 (12.82%) DSDM
7 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
7 5 (12.82%) SDLC
8 3 (7.69%) Document Management
8 3 (7.69%) ERP
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
8 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (7.69%) Workflow
9 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) APMP
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (20.51%) PMI Certification
2 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Intel
1 3 (7.69%) TIBCO
1 3 (7.69%) webMethods
2 1 (2.56%) IBM