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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 25 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 10 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.38% 0.67% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.94% 0.85% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £54,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.37% -0.45%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.06%
PRINCE2
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 234 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 77.42% 78.00% 74.30%
Number of salaries quoted 85 184 96
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Halifax

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Validation
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.67%) Back Office
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) HND
7 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
7 1 (6.67%) MS Office
7 1 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) T-SQL

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Change Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Operations Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Development Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB
1 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
1 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Sage
2 1 (6.67%) Business Objects