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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 61 80 78
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 113 104 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.54% 2.80% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 3.32% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 57 62 63
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
PRINCE2
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2799 3134 2604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.80% 84.29% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 2101 1694
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Scotland

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in Scotland

PRINCE2
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 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
(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
Edinburgh +19 56 £47,500 +4.97% 5
Glasgow +10 36 £47,500 -19.14% 7
West Lothian +1 7 £55,000 - 3
West Dunbartonshire - 5 £45,000 -
Aberdeen +23 4 £50,000 -25.92%
Dundee +1 3 £35,000 +2.94%
Inverclyde - 2 £64,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £50,000 -
Stirling -10 1 - -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 123 (52.12%) Project Management
2 110 (46.61%) Finance
3 74 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (25.85%) ITIL
5 59 (25.00%) Degree
6 48 (20.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 46 (19.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 42 (17.80%) PMI Certification
9 41 (17.37%) Mentoring
10 40 (16.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 33 (13.98%) Microsoft
12 32 (13.56%) Banking
13 29 (12.29%) MS Excel
13 29 (12.29%) PMI
14 28 (11.86%) PRINCE
15 27 (11.44%) SDLC
16 25 (10.59%) Windows
17 23 (9.75%) Retail
18 21 (8.90%) Scrum
18 21 (8.90%) Project Planning
19 20 (8.47%) Data Centre
20 19 (8.05%) Internet
20 19 (8.05%) Firewall
21 18 (7.63%) QA
21 18 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
22 17 (7.20%) OO
22 17 (7.20%) MS Project
23 16 (6.78%) Cisco
23 16 (6.78%) LAN
23 16 (6.78%) WAN

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (5.93%) MS Exchange
1 14 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (5.51%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (2.97%) Apache
4 7 (2.97%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.54%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.85%) Lync
6 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (12.29%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.20%) MS Project
3 10 (4.24%) MS Office
4 9 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.69%) Primavera
2 4 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.27%) CA PPM
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle SCM
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.05%) Internet
1 19 (8.05%) Firewall
2 16 (6.78%) LAN
2 16 (6.78%) WAN
3 13 (5.51%) VPN
3 13 (5.51%) SAN
4 12 (5.08%) DNS
4 12 (5.08%) DHCP
5 10 (4.24%) Intranet
6 2 (0.85%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.85%) Wireless
6 2 (0.85%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.42%) VLAN
7 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.97%) MySQL
1 7 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (2.97%) Relational Database
1 7 (2.97%) RDBMS
2 6 (2.54%) SQLPlus
3 5 (2.12%) Cognos Query Studio
3 5 (2.12%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 5 (2.12%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 5 (2.12%) Cognos Transformer
3 5 (2.12%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.12%) Cognos Powerplay
4 3 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.85%) QlikView
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.42%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.54%) Toad
3 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.42%) Subversion
4 1 (0.42%) JIRA
General
1 110 (46.61%) Finance
2 32 (13.56%) Banking
3 23 (9.75%) Retail
4 12 (5.08%) Back Office
5 11 (4.66%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.24%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.42%) German Language
8 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 108 (45.76%) Project Manager
2 43 (18.22%) Analyst
3 23 (9.75%) Infrastructure Manager
4 19 (8.05%) PMO Analyst
5 18 (7.63%) Developer
5 18 (7.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 14 (5.93%) Senior Manager
6 14 (5.93%) Architect
6 14 (5.93%) Business Analyst
6 14 (5.93%) Senior Project Manager
7 13 (5.51%) Senior Developer
8 10 (4.24%) Junior
8 10 (4.24%) Team Leader
9 9 (3.81%) Operations Team Leader
10 8 (3.39%) Junior Project Manager
10 8 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (2.97%) Consultant
11 7 (2.97%) Java Developer
11 7 (2.97%) AWS Developer
12 6 (2.54%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.93%) Middleware
2 13 (5.51%) XML
3 11 (4.66%) .NET
3 11 (4.66%) XSLT
3 11 (4.66%) XML Schema
3 11 (4.66%) XForms
4 7 (2.97%) CGI
4 7 (2.97%) JSP
4 7 (2.97%) Servlets
4 7 (2.97%) SOAP
4 7 (2.97%) Web Services
5 3 (1.27%) WPF
6 2 (0.85%) WinForms
6 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.29%) PMI
2 20 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 18 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.08%) HP StoreVirtual
5 11 (4.66%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.39%) Data Integration
7 7 (2.97%) FMCG
8 6 (2.54%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.12%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.27%) User Experience
10 3 (1.27%) Life Science
11 2 (0.85%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.85%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.42%) Social Media
12 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.42%) AS400
12 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.59%) Windows
2 13 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (5.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (5.08%) Windows 7
3 12 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.39%) Linux
5 7 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.97%) Debian
6 5 (2.12%) UNIX
7 4 (1.69%) Android
7 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.69%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (52.12%) Project Management
2 74 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (25.85%) ITIL
4 46 (19.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (17.37%) Mentoring
6 28 (11.86%) PRINCE
7 27 (11.44%) SDLC
8 21 (8.90%) Scrum
8 21 (8.90%) Project Planning
9 17 (7.20%) OO
10 15 (6.36%) DSDM
10 15 (6.36%) Data Modelling
10 15 (6.36%) Programme Management
10 15 (6.36%) Change Management
10 15 (6.36%) Business Analysis
11 14 (5.93%) Use Case
11 14 (5.93%) Waterfall
12 13 (5.51%) Time Management
12 13 (5.51%) Content Management
12 13 (5.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.66%) XPath
2 10 (4.24%) Java
3 8 (3.39%) C#
3 8 (3.39%) SQL
4 7 (2.97%) Perl
5 2 (0.85%) C
6 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (25.00%) Degree
2 48 (20.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 42 (17.80%) PMI Certification
4 40 (16.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (6.36%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (5.51%) PMP
6 13 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (5.51%) CCNA
7 12 (5.08%) CCNP
7 12 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (4.66%) Security Cleared
9 10 (4.24%) APMP
9 10 (4.24%) ISEB
10 6 (2.54%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.42%) CISSP
12 1 (0.42%) MCSE
12 1 (0.42%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.63%) QA
2 7 (2.97%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.27%) P3O
5 1 (0.42%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.42%) SLA
5 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (5.93%) Active Directory
1 14 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (5.51%) XenApp
2 13 (5.51%) vSphere
3 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (5.51%) SCCM
1 13 (5.51%) SCOM
2 12 (5.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.78%) Cisco
3 15 (6.36%) Citrix
3 15 (6.36%) VMware
4 13 (5.51%) HP
5 12 (5.08%) CheckPoint
6 9 (3.81%) Oracle
7 8 (3.39%) Cognos
7 8 (3.39%) Niku
8 7 (2.97%) Fujitsu
9 4 (1.69%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.27%) CA
11 2 (0.85%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.85%) Talend
12 1 (0.42%) Hyland
12 1 (0.42%) Computacenter
12 1 (0.42%) SAP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + home working, bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 24 days ago