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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 30 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 43 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.26% 4.95% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.48% 6.13% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 16
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £34,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
507 375 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.64% 80.65% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 414 285 346
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

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

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Blackburn - 10 £39,250 -
Blackpool - 10 £37,500 -
Chorley +3 8 £32,000 -20.00%
Preston -12 8 £35,000 -6.66%
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 35 (43.75%) Project Management
2 32 (40.00%) Degree
3 26 (32.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 20 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (21.25%) Manufacturing
6 15 (18.75%) Java
7 14 (17.50%) ERP
8 13 (16.25%) CRM
9 11 (13.75%) Business Analysis
9 11 (13.75%) SDLC
10 10 (12.50%) Finance
10 10 (12.50%) Workflow
10 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 9 (11.25%) ITIL
11 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (10.00%) COBOL
12 8 (10.00%) Oracle
12 8 (10.00%) DB2
13 7 (8.75%) Service Management
13 7 (8.75%) APMP
14 6 (7.50%) WebSphere
14 6 (7.50%) Network Security
14 6 (7.50%) Marketing
14 6 (7.50%) Scrum
14 6 (7.50%) Retail
14 6 (7.50%) PMI Certification
14 6 (7.50%) SQL
14 6 (7.50%) OO
14 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (7.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Movex
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Office 365
1 2 (2.50%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) Network Security
2 4 (5.00%) Intranet
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.50%) SAN
3 2 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (1.25%) Internet
4 1 (1.25%) LAN
4 1 (1.25%) WLAN
4 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) DB2
3 3 (3.75%) MS Access
3 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 2 (2.50%) SQLBase
General
1 17 (21.25%) Manufacturing
2 10 (12.50%) Finance
3 6 (7.50%) Retail
3 6 (7.50%) Marketing
4 3 (3.75%) Billing
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 23 (28.75%) IT Project Manager
3 12 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Junior
6 5 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Junior Project Manager
7 3 (3.75%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Trainee Project Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Trainee
7 3 (3.75%) Project Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.50%) PMO Manager
9 1 (1.25%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) Grails
2 2 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.25%) BYOD
3 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.25%) PMI
3 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
1 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.75%) Project Management
2 20 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.50%) ERP
4 13 (16.25%) CRM
5 11 (13.75%) Business Analysis
5 11 (13.75%) SDLC
6 10 (12.50%) Workflow
7 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (11.25%) ITIL
8 7 (8.75%) Service Management
9 6 (7.50%) Scrum
9 6 (7.50%) OO
9 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.25%) Change Management
10 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.25%) Budget Control
11 4 (5.00%) Matrix Management
11 4 (5.00%) Software Delivery
11 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.75%) Java
2 8 (10.00%) COBOL
3 6 (7.50%) SQL
4 3 (3.75%) PHP
4 3 (3.75%) Groovy
5 2 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (40.00%) Degree
2 26 (32.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (8.75%) APMP
4 6 (7.50%) PMI Certification
5 5 (6.25%) PMP
5 5 (6.25%) ISEB
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.50%) CCNA
7 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.50%) XenApp
1 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) Cisco
2 3 (3.75%) VMware
2 3 (3.75%) GUPTA
3 2 (2.50%) IBM
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.25%) HP
4 1 (1.25%) EMC
4 1 (1.25%) Citrix
4 1 (1.25%) Avaya
4 1 (1.25%) NetApp
4 1 (1.25%) Veeam
4 1 (1.25%) Nimble Storage