The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 199 176 196
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE 35 72 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 1.03% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.25% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 55
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
PRINCE
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5493 5767 6043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.72% 82.72% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4452 4575 5171
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PRINCE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PRINCE Salary Trend in the North West

PRINCE
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

PRINCE Salary Histogram in the North West

PRINCE
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 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
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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
Manchester -5 16 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Cheshire -9 12 £62,500 +38.88%
Merseyside +3 3 - - 1
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 63 (61.17%) PRINCE2
2 56 (54.37%) Project Management
3 55 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (36.89%) Degree
5 33 (32.04%) ITIL
5 33 (32.04%) Finance
6 30 (29.13%) Scrum
7 24 (23.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 20 (19.42%) MS Project
8 20 (19.42%) SDLC
9 18 (17.48%) Product Management
9 18 (17.48%) Service Delivery
10 17 (16.50%) Retail
10 17 (16.50%) MS Excel
10 17 (16.50%) Agile Project Management
11 16 (15.53%) Banking
12 15 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (14.56%) Computer Science
13 13 (12.62%) JIRA
14 12 (11.65%) PMI Certification
15 11 (10.68%) Java
15 11 (10.68%) .NET
15 11 (10.68%) OO
15 11 (10.68%) TDD
15 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
15 11 (10.68%) Matrix Management
15 11 (10.68%) Kanban
15 11 (10.68%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (10.68%) BDD
16 10 (9.71%) Billing

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.94%) Confluence
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (19.42%) MS Project
2 17 (16.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.97%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.97%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.97%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.97%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon S3
1 5 (4.85%) SaaS
1 5 (4.85%) PaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Firewall
2 2 (1.94%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.94%) LAN
2 2 (1.94%) WAN
2 2 (1.94%) DHCP
2 2 (1.94%) DNS
3 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.94%) BODI
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.94%) QlikView
3 1 (0.97%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.97%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) JIRA
2 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (32.04%) Finance
2 17 (16.50%) Retail
3 16 (15.53%) Banking
4 10 (9.71%) Billing
5 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.88%) Law
6 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.91%) Marketing
8 2 (1.94%) Local Government
9 1 (0.97%) Back Office
9 1 (0.97%) Electronics
9 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (38.83%) Project Manager
2 11 (10.68%) Programme Manager
2 11 (10.68%) Analyst
3 9 (8.74%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (7.77%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (6.80%) Agile Project Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Head of Infrastructure
6 6 (5.83%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Technical Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Portfolio Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Architect
7 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Head of Technology
7 5 (4.85%) Process Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Process Improvement Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Service Transition Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.68%) .NET
2 5 (4.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.56%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.85%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.85%) PMI
4 2 (1.94%) NHS
4 2 (1.94%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.94%) SecurID
4 2 (1.94%) Life Science
4 2 (1.94%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.97%) DTV
5 1 (0.97%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.77%) Windows
2 5 (4.85%) UNIX
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (61.17%) PRINCE2
2 56 (54.37%) Project Management
3 55 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (32.04%) ITIL
5 30 (29.13%) Scrum
6 20 (19.42%) SDLC
7 18 (17.48%) Product Management
7 18 (17.48%) Service Delivery
8 17 (16.50%) Agile Project Management
9 15 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (10.68%) TDD
10 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
10 11 (10.68%) Matrix Management
10 11 (10.68%) OO
10 11 (10.68%) Kanban
10 11 (10.68%) BDD
10 11 (10.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (9.71%) Change Management
12 9 (8.74%) E-Commerce
12 9 (8.74%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.68%) Java
2 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (36.89%) Degree
2 24 (23.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (11.65%) PMI Certification
4 7 (6.80%) PMP
5 5 (4.85%) ISEB
6 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.91%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.94%) MCITP
7 2 (1.94%) CCAA
7 2 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.97%) MCSA
8 1 (0.97%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.91%) QA
3 2 (1.94%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.94%) GMP
4 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.94%) XenApp
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.88%) Oracle
3 3 (2.91%) HP
3 3 (2.91%) Citrix
4 2 (1.94%) AppSense
4 2 (1.94%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.94%) MobileIron
4 2 (1.94%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.94%) SAP
5 1 (0.97%) Dell
5 1 (0.97%) Avaya
5 1 (0.97%) VMware