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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 41 34 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 15 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.78% 5.12% 12.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 6.05% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 27
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £36,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
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
267 248 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 85.03% 84.64% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 237 244 180
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in Bedford

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Scrum
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL
3 10 (28.57%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (14.29%) PMI
6 5 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.43%) APMP
7 4 (11.43%) Web Application Development
8 3 (8.57%) ISEB
8 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.57%) DSDM
8 3 (8.57%) Degree
8 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
8 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.71%) SAP CRM
9 2 (5.71%) Finance
9 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) Use Case
9 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
9 2 (5.71%) UNIX
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle
9 2 (5.71%) MS Project
9 2 (5.71%) SAP
9 2 (5.71%) Web Services
9 2 (5.71%) ERP
9 2 (5.71%) SLA

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.71%) SAP CRM
General
1 2 (5.71%) Back Office
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Project Manager
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Project Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Account Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) PMI
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) iSeries
3 2 (5.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Scrum
3 10 (28.57%) Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Web Application Development
6 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.57%) DSDM
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) ITSM
7 2 (5.71%) ERP
7 2 (5.71%) CRM
7 2 (5.71%) Service Management
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.71%) Use Case
8 1 (2.86%) Release Management
8 1 (2.86%) Logistics
8 1 (2.86%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 4 (11.43%) APMP
5 3 (8.57%) ISEB
5 3 (8.57%) Degree
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle
1 2 (5.71%) SAP
1 2 (5.71%) Intel
2 1 (2.86%) IBM