The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 56 47 92
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +45
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 65 74 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.48% 4.73% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 5.84% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40 50 36
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.06%
PRINCE2
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1582 1267 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.60% 81.06% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 956 1337
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -4 20 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Knutsford -1 12 £55,000 +29.41%
Chester +4 8 £48,450 +46.81% 1
Crewe +7 7 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Runcorn -4 7 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Wilmslow -1 2 £57,500 +16.16% 1
Nantwich - 1 £50,000 -
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 110 (65.48%) Project Management
2 66 (39.29%) Finance
3 64 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (25.60%) MS Project
5 37 (22.02%) MS Excel
6 33 (19.64%) ITIL
6 33 (19.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 33 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
8 25 (14.88%) Scrum
9 24 (14.29%) .NET
10 23 (13.69%) PMI Certification
10 23 (13.69%) Waterfall
11 20 (11.90%) PRINCE
11 20 (11.90%) Java
12 19 (11.31%) SharePoint
13 18 (10.71%) Windows
14 17 (10.12%) Billing
15 16 (9.52%) Degree
15 16 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 16 (9.52%) Product Management
15 16 (9.52%) Oracle
16 14 (8.33%) Time Management
16 14 (8.33%) Telecoms
17 12 (7.14%) Programme Management
17 12 (7.14%) PMI
17 12 (7.14%) PMP
17 12 (7.14%) Resource Management
17 12 (7.14%) Retail
18 11 (6.55%) Analytical Skills

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 19 (11.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.76%) MS Project Server
3 5 (2.98%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (25.60%) MS Project
2 37 (22.02%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.95%) MS Office
4 8 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.98%) LAN
1 5 (2.98%) WAN
1 5 (2.98%) VPN
2 2 (1.19%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.19%) Intranet
2 2 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.79%) Big Data
5 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.19%) DB2
5 2 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.60%) MySQL
General
1 66 (39.29%) Finance
2 17 (10.12%) Billing
3 14 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.14%) Retail
5 8 (4.76%) Banking
6 3 (1.79%) Back Office
6 3 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.79%) Legal
7 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.19%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.19%) International Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Local Government
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 112 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 26 (15.48%) IT Project Manager
3 22 (13.10%) Analyst
4 15 (8.93%) Senior Manager
4 15 (8.93%) Software Manager
5 14 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 12 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 12 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
6 12 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
7 11 (6.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 10 (5.95%) Programme Manager
8 10 (5.95%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (5.95%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 9 (5.36%) Senior Business Analyst
9 9 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (5.36%) Systems Analyst
9 9 (5.36%) PMO Analyst
9 9 (5.36%) Technical Business Analyst
9 9 (5.36%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 9 (5.36%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (2.98%) Web Services
3 2 (1.19%) JSP
3 2 (1.19%) Servlets
3 2 (1.19%) J2EE
3 2 (1.19%) EJB
3 2 (1.19%) Middleware
3 2 (1.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.60%) RESTful
4 1 (0.60%) JSON
4 1 (0.60%) JDBC
4 1 (0.60%) SOAP
4 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.14%) PMI
2 11 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.79%) User Experience
6 2 (1.19%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.71%) Windows
2 8 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
2 8 (4.76%) Android
2 8 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.98%) Windows 8
3 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (65.48%) Project Management
2 64 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (19.64%) ITIL
4 25 (14.88%) Scrum
5 23 (13.69%) Waterfall
6 20 (11.90%) PRINCE
7 16 (9.52%) Product Management
8 14 (8.33%) Time Management
9 12 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 12 (7.14%) Resource Management
10 11 (6.55%) Business Analysis
10 11 (6.55%) Matrix Management
11 10 (5.95%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (5.95%) Project Planning
11 10 (5.95%) UML
12 9 (5.36%) ERP
12 9 (5.36%) BPMN
12 9 (5.36%) Data Mapping
13 8 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.90%) Java
2 10 (5.95%) SQL
3 2 (1.19%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (19.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 23 (13.69%) PMI Certification
3 16 (9.52%) Degree
3 16 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (7.14%) PMP
5 10 (5.95%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (4.17%) ISEB
7 3 (1.79%) PhD
8 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) PMBOK
2 3 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.98%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.52%) Oracle
3 5 (2.98%) Dell
3 5 (2.98%) NetApp
3 5 (2.98%) Lotus
3 5 (2.98%) Symantec
4 2 (1.19%) Ab Initio
4 2 (1.19%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.19%) SAP
4 2 (1.19%) Teradata
4 2 (1.19%) Fujitsu
5 1 (0.60%) VMware
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 19 days ago
Crewe
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + CAR
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