The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 Certification 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
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 112 99 114
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 4 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.63% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 1.78% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 11
Average salary £33,750 £42,512 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.60% -22.70%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
PRINCE2 Certification
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
702 563 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.32% 35.75% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 495 475 705
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Trend in Cambridge

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 26 (96.30%) PRINCE2
2 23 (85.19%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) Degree
4 6 (22.22%) QA
4 6 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) SAP
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Ruby
7 3 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 3 (11.11%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) ERP
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
8 2 (7.41%) MS Office
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) MS Access
8 2 (7.41%) Logistics
8 2 (7.41%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Implementation Project Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Software Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Software Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Software Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) PMO Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Web Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) PRINCE2
2 23 (85.19%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Logistics
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 1 (3.70%) Service Management
8 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) VBScript
3 1 (3.70%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) SAP
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle