The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 50 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 63 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.01% 3.12% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 3.70% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 23
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,900 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,127
% change year-on-year
- +2.97%
PRINCE2
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1391 1243 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.60% 84.27% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 880 829 641
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 63 (50.81%) Project Management
1 63 (50.81%) Finance
2 44 (35.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (28.23%) ITIL
6 30 (24.19%) Degree
7 29 (23.39%) PMI Certification
8 21 (16.94%) PMI
9 20 (16.13%) Banking
9 20 (16.13%) Security Cleared
10 15 (12.10%) Retail
10 15 (12.10%) Data Centre
11 14 (11.29%) Waterfall
11 14 (11.29%) Scrum
11 14 (11.29%) Internet
12 13 (10.48%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
12 13 (10.48%) MySQL
12 13 (10.48%) OO
12 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
13 12 (9.68%) Linux
13 12 (9.68%) Java
13 12 (9.68%) Business Analysis
13 12 (9.68%) Mentoring
13 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (8.87%) Relational Database
14 11 (8.87%) Computer Science
14 11 (8.87%) QA
14 11 (8.87%) Git (software)

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.87%) Apache
2 11 (8.87%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.61%) Lync
3 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (6.45%) MS Office
1 8 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.29%) Internet
2 11 (8.87%) Intranet
3 3 (2.42%) LAN
3 3 (2.42%) WAN
4 2 (1.61%) Wireless
4 2 (1.61%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.61%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.81%) VLAN
5 1 (0.81%) Network Security
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.48%) MySQL
2 11 (8.87%) RDBMS
2 11 (8.87%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.45%) QlikView
4 8 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.61%) OLTP
6 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 63 (50.81%) Finance
2 20 (16.13%) Banking
3 15 (12.10%) Retail
4 8 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.61%) Law
6 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 59 (47.58%) Project Manager
2 20 (16.13%) Analyst
3 19 (15.32%) Developer
4 11 (8.87%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.87%) Consultant
4 11 (8.87%) PMO Analyst
5 10 (8.06%) Senior Manager
5 10 (8.06%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (4.84%) PMO Lead
7 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.84%) Coordinator
7 6 (4.84%) Project Coordinator
7 6 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (4.03%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.87%) JSP
1 11 (8.87%) Servlets
1 11 (8.87%) SOAP
1 11 (8.87%) Web Services
1 11 (8.87%) CGI
2 2 (1.61%) XForms
2 2 (1.61%) XML
2 2 (1.61%) XSLT
2 2 (1.61%) XML Schema
2 2 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (0.81%) Middleware
3 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) PMI
2 15 (12.10%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (8.87%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.45%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.61%) User Experience
6 2 (1.61%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.61%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.61%) Replication
6 2 (1.61%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.81%) AS400
7 1 (0.81%) NHS
7 1 (0.81%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.68%) Linux
2 11 (8.87%) Debian
2 11 (8.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.81%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.81%) Project Management
2 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (28.23%) ITIL
5 14 (11.29%) Scrum
5 14 (11.29%) Waterfall
6 13 (10.48%) OO
7 12 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 12 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 11 (8.87%) Automated Testing
8 11 (8.87%) Software Engineering
8 11 (8.87%) Quality Management
9 10 (8.06%) PRINCE
9 10 (8.06%) Line Management
9 10 (8.06%) ITIL V3
10 9 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (6.45%) ETL
11 8 (6.45%) Programme Management
11 8 (6.45%) Data Management
11 8 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.68%) Java
2 11 (8.87%) Perl
3 2 (1.61%) SQL
3 2 (1.61%) XPath
4 1 (0.81%) C
4 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 44 (35.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 30 (24.19%) Degree
3 29 (23.39%) PMI Certification
4 20 (16.13%) Security Cleared
5 13 (10.48%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (7.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (6.45%) PMP
8 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.23%) ISEB
10 3 (2.42%) MCSE
10 3 (2.42%) APMP
11 2 (1.61%) MCTS
11 2 (1.61%) MCITP
11 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.61%) MCSA
12 1 (0.81%) CCNA
12 1 (0.81%) CISSP
12 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.87%) QA
2 5 (4.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.61%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.61%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.45%) Talend
2 8 (6.45%) Cognos
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle
4 2 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (0.81%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.81%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + home working, bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 per year (Pro rata)
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago