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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 28 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 34 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.76% 6.94% 6.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.56% 8.45% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 17
Average salary £50,000 £61,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.69% +23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £47,050 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.55% +4.55%
PRINCE2
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
322 296 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 82.99% 82.22% 73.77%
Number of salaries quoted 216 266 250
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Luton

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Luton

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Luton region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in Luton

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 57 (61.96%) Project Management
2 27 (29.35%) Finance
2 27 (29.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 25 (27.17%) ITIL
4 23 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
6 17 (18.48%) MS Project
6 17 (18.48%) Change Management
7 16 (17.39%) Service Delivery
7 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (16.30%) Risk Management
8 15 (16.30%) VMware
8 15 (16.30%) SQL
8 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
8 15 (16.30%) IIS
8 15 (16.30%) MCSE
8 15 (16.30%) Windows
8 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (16.30%) Business Transformation
9 14 (15.22%) Waterfall
9 14 (15.22%) Programme Management
10 13 (14.13%) Oracle
11 12 (13.04%) E-Commerce
11 12 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
11 12 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (10.87%) F5
13 10 (10.87%) SaaS

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 15 (16.30%) IIS
2 8 (8.70%) Confluence
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 17 (18.48%) MS Project
3 7 (7.61%) MS Office
4 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (2.17%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) LAN
1 10 (10.87%) WAN
1 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
1 10 (10.87%) MPLS
1 10 (10.87%) Firewall
1 10 (10.87%) BIG-IP
2 5 (5.43%) NAS
2 5 (5.43%) SAN
3 3 (3.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 27 (29.35%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.78%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (51.09%) Project Manager
2 11 (11.96%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (7.61%) Technical Manager
4 6 (6.52%) Business Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Business Project Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Analyst
5 5 (5.43%) DBA
5 5 (5.43%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Service Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Administrator
5 5 (5.43%) SQL DBA
6 4 (4.35%) Account Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Head of Release Management
6 4 (4.35%) PMO Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Technical Account Manager
7 2 (2.17%) Project Support Analyst
7 2 (2.17%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (2.17%) Coordinator
7 2 (2.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) SOAP
1 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Statistics
2 8 (8.70%) User Experience
3 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.35%) Clustering
5 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.30%) Windows
1 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (10.87%) Linux
2 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (61.96%) Project Management
2 25 (27.17%) ITIL
3 23 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.48%) Change Management
5 16 (17.39%) Service Delivery
6 15 (16.30%) Risk Management
6 15 (16.30%) Business Transformation
7 14 (15.22%) Programme Management
7 14 (15.22%) Waterfall
8 12 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (13.04%) E-Commerce
9 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (10.87%) Incident Management
10 10 (10.87%) B2B
10 10 (10.87%) Scrum
11 9 (9.78%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (8.70%) Project Planning
12 8 (8.70%) Test Strategy
12 8 (8.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.30%) SQL
2 5 (5.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (29.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 15 (16.30%) MCSE
2 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.43%) MCTS
4 5 (5.43%) MCITP
4 5 (5.43%) MCSA
5 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.26%) PMP
6 3 (3.26%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) QA
2 5 (5.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.30%) VMware
3 13 (14.13%) Oracle
4 10 (10.87%) CheckPoint
4 10 (10.87%) F5
5 8 (8.70%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.26%) Primavera
7 3 (3.26%) Planview
8 2 (2.17%) SAP
9 1 (1.09%) Lumesse
9 1 (1.09%) PeopleSoft