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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE
Rank 217 182 232
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +50
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE 18 87 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 1.26% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.47% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 76 22
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £35,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £61,250 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.09% -
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
4790 5925 5633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.57% 85.63% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3962 4992 4682
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Manchester -13 13 £43,750 -2.77%
Cheshire +4 4 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Merseyside -9 1 £52,500 +16.66%
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (65.91%) Project Management
2 25 (56.82%) PRINCE2
3 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (38.64%) Finance
5 13 (29.55%) ITIL
6 12 (27.27%) Waterfall
7 10 (22.73%) PMI Certification
7 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.45%) Programme Management
8 9 (20.45%) Degree
9 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (15.91%) PMI
10 7 (15.91%) C#
10 7 (15.91%) .NET
10 7 (15.91%) MVC
10 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
10 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
11 6 (13.64%) WCF
11 6 (13.64%) jQuery
11 6 (13.64%) SDLC
11 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
11 6 (13.64%) RUP
11 6 (13.64%) CMMI
12 5 (11.36%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
12 5 (11.36%) Windows
12 5 (11.36%) VB.NET

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (11.36%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) DHCP
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) LAN
1 2 (4.55%) SAN
1 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.82%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.82%) Power BI
3 3 (6.82%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (6.82%) QlikView
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
1 5 (11.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Local Government
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Electronics
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Project Manager
2 8 (18.18%) Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Business Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Business Objects Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Business Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) .NET
2 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 6 (13.64%) jQuery
2 6 (13.64%) WCF
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) LINQ
3 1 (2.27%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (2.27%) Spring
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) PMI
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Life Science
4 2 (4.55%) Social Media
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
1 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Project Management
2 25 (56.82%) PRINCE2
3 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (29.55%) ITIL
5 12 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 9 (20.45%) Programme Management
7 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.91%) MVC
9 6 (13.64%) CMMI
9 6 (13.64%) RUP
9 6 (13.64%) SDLC
10 5 (11.36%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
10 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
11 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (9.09%) Computer Security
11 4 (9.09%) CRM
11 4 (9.09%) Line Management
12 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
12 3 (6.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) C#
2 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.82%) COBOL
4 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) PMI Certification
2 9 (20.45%) Degree
3 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.82%) ISEB
6 3 (6.82%) PMP
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (4.55%) CCNA
7 2 (4.55%) CCNP
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) HP
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle