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 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 17 12 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 16 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.65% 7.14% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.47% 8.41% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 6
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -16.36%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,127
% change year-on-year
- +2.97%
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
169 107 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.35% 84.92% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 140 56 139
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

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

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in the Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 26 (83.87%) Project Management
2 18 (58.06%) Finance
3 15 (48.39%) Degree
4 14 (45.16%) Retail
5 11 (35.48%) Banking
5 11 (35.48%) Retail Banking
5 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
5 11 (35.48%) Programme Management
5 11 (35.48%) Business Analysis
5 11 (35.48%) SDLC
6 10 (32.26%) Change Management
7 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.81%) MS Project
8 8 (25.81%) PMP
8 8 (25.81%) PMI Certification
9 7 (22.58%) Genesys
9 7 (22.58%) Avaya
9 7 (22.58%) CTI
9 7 (22.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (22.58%) Primavera
9 7 (22.58%) MS Office
9 7 (22.58%) PBX
9 7 (22.58%) Cisco
9 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
9 7 (22.58%) IVR
9 7 (22.58%) PMBOK
9 7 (22.58%) Verint
10 6 (19.35%) ITIL
10 6 (19.35%) MS Visio

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.81%) MS Project
3 7 (22.58%) MS Office
4 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Primavera
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.23%) Aareon QL
3 1 (3.23%) OPENHousing
3 1 (3.23%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (3.23%) Academy Housing
3 1 (3.23%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
1 3 (9.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) PBX
1 7 (22.58%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 14 (45.16%) Retail
3 11 (35.48%) Retail Banking
3 11 (35.48%) Banking
4 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Project Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) IVR
2 2 (6.45%) EPoS
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Project Management
2 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
2 11 (35.48%) Programme Management
2 11 (35.48%) Business Analysis
2 11 (35.48%) SDLC
3 10 (32.26%) Change Management
4 6 (19.35%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) ERP
5 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) Coaching
6 2 (6.45%) People Management
6 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Degree
2 8 (25.81%) PMP
2 8 (25.81%) PMI Certification
3 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) PMBOK
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Avaya
2 7 (22.58%) Genesys
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco
2 7 (22.58%) Verint
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Northgate
5 1 (3.23%) Civica
5 1 (3.23%) Comino
5 1 (3.23%) Capita
5 1 (3.23%) Orchard
5 1 (3.23%) Aareon
5 1 (3.23%) Anite