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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 32 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 17 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.61% 5.79% 7.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.75% 6.59% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 20
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £80,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.06%
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
252 334 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 83.17% 87.89% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 207 288 211
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 February 2015, 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 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Scrum
3 16 (38.10%) Project Management
4 9 (21.43%) Project Planning
4 9 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (19.05%) PMI
5 8 (19.05%) PMI Certification
5 8 (19.05%) DSDM
5 8 (19.05%) Matrix Management
6 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 4 (9.52%) ISEB
7 4 (9.52%) Degree
8 3 (7.14%) Marketing
8 3 (7.14%) Data Management
8 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.14%) Google
8 3 (7.14%) Google Analytics
8 3 (7.14%) Email Marketing
8 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (7.14%) Sitecore
8 3 (7.14%) Social Media
8 3 (7.14%) New Media
8 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
8 3 (7.14%) Facebook
8 3 (7.14%) Twitter
8 3 (7.14%) Analytics
8 3 (7.14%) Copywriting

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 (7.14%) CMS
1 3 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Project Manager
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
3 9 (21.43%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Communications Officer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Software Manager
8 1 (2.38%) PMO Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.38%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) PMI
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Copywriting
2 3 (7.14%) Social Media
2 3 (7.14%) New Media
3 1 (2.38%) iSeries
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Scrum
3 16 (38.10%) Project Management
4 9 (21.43%) Project Planning
4 9 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Matrix Management
5 8 (19.05%) DSDM
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Email Marketing
7 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.14%) Data Management
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) PMI Certification
2 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (9.52%) Degree
3 4 (9.52%) ISEB
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Google
1 3 (7.14%) Sitecore
1 3 (7.14%) Facebook
1 3 (7.14%) Twitter
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Intel