The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 34 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.90% 1.33% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.26% 5.00% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £28,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 - £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 - £28,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
PRINCE2 Certification
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 60 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.17% 26.67% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 52
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £22,950 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend in Chester

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

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Trend in Chester

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) ION Trading
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) EPoS
4 1 (25.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) ION Trading