The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 25 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 3 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.65% 8.05% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 9.84% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 6
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.39%
PRINCE2
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 122 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 81.42% 81.88% 71.98%
Number of salaries quoted 86 105 125
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Bolton

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in Bolton

PRINCE2
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) NHS
5 2 (16.67%) Games
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) SaaS
5 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) MS Project

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Project Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Implementation Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Implementation Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft