The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 25 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 3 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.42% 5.10% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 6.94% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 2
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -15.21%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.06%
PRINCE2
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 144 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 78.23% 73.47% 76.08%
Number of salaries quoted 61 104 97
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in the Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) OpenUP
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) MS Project
6 1 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) GPRS
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Validation

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) GPRS
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) 4G
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Director
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) OpenUP
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco