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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 208 192 196
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE 37 59 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.86% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.04% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 49
Average salary £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% -12.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
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
5276 5661 5921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.68% 82.55% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4247 4560 5002
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 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,388 £57,500 £55,000
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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -4 19 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Cheshire -5 10 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Merseyside +12 4 - - 1
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 73 (60.83%) PRINCE2
2 70 (58.33%) Project Management
3 66 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (38.33%) Degree
5 43 (35.83%) Finance
6 37 (30.83%) Scrum
6 37 (30.83%) ITIL
7 34 (28.33%) SDLC
8 27 (22.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 26 (21.67%) MS Project
10 21 (17.50%) MS Excel
11 20 (16.67%) Banking
11 20 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
11 20 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 20 (16.67%) Product Management
12 19 (15.83%) PMI Certification
13 18 (15.00%) Service Delivery
14 17 (14.17%) Retail
15 16 (13.33%) Waterfall
16 15 (12.50%) JIRA
16 15 (12.50%) Billing
17 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (10.83%) Change Management
18 13 (10.83%) TDD
18 13 (10.83%) Software Engineering
18 13 (10.83%) Java
18 13 (10.83%) .NET
18 13 (10.83%) OO
18 13 (10.83%) Matrix Management
18 13 (10.83%) Kanban

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.67%) Confluence
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (21.67%) MS Project
2 21 (17.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.83%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.83%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.67%) SaaS
1 2 (1.67%) PaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.00%) Firewall
2 3 (2.50%) DHCP
2 3 (2.50%) DNS
3 2 (1.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.83%) LAN
4 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.67%) QlikView
3 2 (1.67%) BODI
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.83%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 15 (12.50%) JIRA
2 6 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (35.83%) Finance
2 20 (16.67%) Banking
3 17 (14.17%) Retail
4 15 (12.50%) Billing
5 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.33%) Law
6 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.50%) Marketing
8 2 (1.67%) Local Government
9 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 49 (40.83%) Project Manager
2 17 (14.17%) Delivery Manager
3 12 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 12 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 12 (10.00%) Analyst
3 12 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 10 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 9 (7.50%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.00%) Portfolio Manager
6 6 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (4.17%) Process Manager
7 5 (4.17%) Process Improvement Manager
7 5 (4.17%) Defect Manager
7 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Architect
8 4 (3.33%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Transition Manager
8 4 (3.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.83%) .NET
2 5 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.17%) PMI
3 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.17%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.67%) NHS
6 2 (1.67%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.67%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.67%) Life Science
6 2 (1.67%) SecurID
7 1 (0.83%) BYOD
7 1 (0.83%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.33%) Windows
2 5 (4.17%) UNIX
3 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (60.83%) PRINCE2
2 70 (58.33%) Project Management
3 66 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (30.83%) Scrum
4 37 (30.83%) ITIL
5 34 (28.33%) SDLC
6 20 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
6 20 (16.67%) Product Management
7 18 (15.00%) Service Delivery
8 16 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (10.83%) Change Management
10 13 (10.83%) TDD
10 13 (10.83%) Software Engineering
10 13 (10.83%) OO
10 13 (10.83%) Matrix Management
10 13 (10.83%) Kanban
10 13 (10.83%) BDD
11 11 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.83%) Java
2 2 (1.67%) SQL
2 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (38.33%) Degree
2 27 (22.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 19 (15.83%) PMI Certification
4 8 (6.67%) PMP
4 8 (6.67%) ISEB
5 6 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (5.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.50%) MCITP
7 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.67%) CCAA
9 1 (0.83%) CCNA
9 1 (0.83%) MCSA
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.83%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) QA
1 5 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.67%) GMP
2 2 (1.67%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.50%) XenApp
3 2 (1.67%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.33%) Citrix
2 4 (3.33%) Oracle
3 3 (2.50%) HP
4 2 (1.67%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.67%) SAP
4 2 (1.67%) AppSense
4 2 (1.67%) VMware
4 2 (1.67%) MobileIron
4 2 (1.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.83%) Dell
5 1 (0.83%) Avaya