The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 393 429 428
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -1
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE 726 602 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.55% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.67% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 613 431 531
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PRINCE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE within the UK.

PRINCE Salary Trend in the UK

PRINCE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

PRINCE Salary Histogram in the UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
England +40 663 £55,000 - 72
London +39 259 £57,500 +4.54% 24
South East -15 138 £57,500 +7.47% 16
City of London +36 65 £67,500 +17.39% 9
North West +32 62 £45,000 -18.18% 4
West Midlands +44 61 £60,000 +14.28% 10
East of England +16 56 £52,500 -25.00% 2
South West +6 47 £50,500 -3.80% 7
Berkshire -2 45 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Birmingham +29 40 £65,000 +15.55% 4
Manchester +18 37 £43,000 +10.96% 2
East Midlands +25 27 £45,000 +9.09% 7
Yorkshire -22 25 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Surrey -22 24 £55,000 +2.80% 3
West Yorkshire -6 23 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hampshire -25 23 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Cambridgeshire +10 21 £55,000 -31.25% 1
Leeds +6 20 £60,000 +20.00%
South Wales +23 17 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Wales +19 17 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Essex 0 17 £50,000 -32.20%
Gloucestershire - 16 £51,500 - 1
Wiltshire +6 15 £42,500 -12.82% 3
Cheshire +5 14 £50,000 - 1
Scotland -3 14 £47,000 -10.47% 1
Cheltenham - 14 £51,500 -
Bedfordshire +15 13 £50,000 -33.33%
Maidenhead +14 12 £82,500 -2.94%
Buckinghamshire -10 12 £57,500 +6.48% 5
Coventry -2 10 £55,250 +5.23% 2

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 798 (58.33%) Project Management
2 701 (51.24%) PRINCE2
3 489 (35.75%) Finance
4 469 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
5 429 (31.36%) ITIL
6 252 (18.42%) PMI Certification
7 246 (17.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 245 (17.91%) Microsoft
9 243 (17.76%) Degree
10 217 (15.86%) MS Project
11 179 (13.08%) MS Excel
12 174 (12.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 168 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
14 167 (12.21%) Change Management
15 165 (12.06%) Scrum
16 153 (11.18%) Business Analysis
17 148 (10.82%) Retail
18 140 (10.23%) PMI
19 136 (9.94%) PMP
20 135 (9.87%) Banking
21 129 (9.43%) Waterfall
22 120 (8.77%) SAP
23 114 (8.33%) MS Office
24 110 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
25 108 (7.89%) Programme Management
26 96 (7.02%) Cisco
27 95 (6.94%) ISEB
28 94 (6.87%) E-Commerce
29 93 (6.80%) ERP
30 92 (6.73%) Windows

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 86 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 41 (3.00%) MS Exchange
3 23 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (1.17%) Documentum
6 15 (1.10%) MS Project Server
7 9 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.66%) OpenStack
8 8 (0.58%) IIS
9 7 (0.51%) CMS
10 6 (0.44%) NetWeaver
11 5 (0.37%) Captiva
12 4 (0.29%) CICS
13 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.15%) JBoss
13 2 (0.15%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.15%) Mule
13 2 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.073%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 217 (15.86%) MS Project
2 179 (13.08%) MS Excel
3 114 (8.33%) MS Office
4 89 (6.51%) MS Visio
5 28 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.44%) CATIA
8 2 (0.15%) FastStats
8 2 (0.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 19 (1.39%) SAP BPC
2 18 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.95%) SAP FI
4 13 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (0.95%) SAP CO
5 7 (0.51%) SAP PLM
6 6 (0.44%) Sage 50
6 6 (0.44%) Agresso
7 5 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.37%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
7 5 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.29%) SAP Business One
8 4 (0.29%) Sage 1000
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.02%) SaaS
3 5 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.22%) Office 365
5 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.073%) Taleo
6 1 (0.073%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 69 (5.04%) WAN
2 64 (4.68%) LAN
3 53 (3.87%) MPLS
4 50 (3.65%) Firewall
5 32 (2.34%) IP Telephony
5 32 (2.34%) SAN
6 31 (2.27%) DNS
7 30 (2.19%) VPN
8 29 (2.12%) Wireless
9 28 (2.05%) DHCP
10 26 (1.90%) TCP/IP
10 26 (1.90%) Internet
11 24 (1.75%) BGP
12 22 (1.61%) EIGRP
12 22 (1.61%) OSPF
12 22 (1.61%) RIP
12 22 (1.61%) SSL
12 22 (1.61%) DWDM
12 22 (1.61%) HSRP
13 8 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 55 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 18 (1.32%) SAP BI
6 15 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (1.02%) Data Mart
7 14 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (1.02%) QlikView
8 11 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (0.73%) Big Data
10 9 (0.66%) MySQL
10 9 (0.66%) DB2
11 8 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (0.58%) SAP BW
12 7 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (0.51%) OLAP
13 6 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.44%) SAP HANA
14 5 (0.37%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 29 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (1.17%) JIRA
3 9 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.22%) Hudson
4 3 (0.22%) MSI
5 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.073%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.073%) YouTrack
6 1 (0.073%) Selenium
6 1 (0.073%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.073%) Cucumber
General
1 489 (35.75%) Finance
2 148 (10.82%) Retail
3 135 (9.87%) Banking
4 87 (6.36%) Manufacturing
5 85 (6.21%) Telecoms
6 41 (3.00%) Marketing
7 31 (2.27%) Legal
8 20 (1.46%) Financial Institution
9 19 (1.39%) Retail Banking
10 18 (1.32%) Publishing
11 17 (1.24%) Advertising
12 15 (1.10%) Back Office
13 13 (0.95%) Automotive
14 12 (0.88%) French Language
14 12 (0.88%) German Language
15 11 (0.80%) Billing
15 11 (0.80%) Law
16 10 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.73%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 607 (44.37%) Project Manager
2 247 (18.06%) Analyst
3 151 (11.04%) Business Analyst
4 129 (9.43%) Senior Manager
5 110 (8.04%) Senior Project Manager
6 81 (5.92%) IT Project Manager
7 64 (4.68%) Programme Manager
8 60 (4.39%) Architect
9 49 (3.58%) Infrastructure Manager
10 47 (3.44%) Consultant
11 46 (3.36%) Business Manager
12 41 (3.00%) Agile Project Manager
13 38 (2.78%) Service Manager
14 36 (2.63%) SAP Manager
15 34 (2.49%) Transition Manager
16 31 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
16 31 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
16 31 (2.27%) Delivery Manager
17 28 (2.05%) Technical Manager
18 25 (1.83%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (3.80%) .NET
2 19 (1.39%) XML
3 11 (0.80%) Web Services
4 10 (0.73%) HTML
5 8 (0.58%) J2EE
5 8 (0.58%) ASP.NET
5 8 (0.58%) CSS
6 6 (0.44%) Web Dynpro
6 6 (0.44%) SAP Basis
6 6 (0.44%) JMS
7 5 (0.37%) Middleware
7 5 (0.37%) EDI
7 5 (0.37%) SailPoint
8 4 (0.29%) JDBC
8 4 (0.29%) JSP
8 4 (0.29%) JNDI
9 2 (0.15%) WebCenter
9 2 (0.15%) Velocity
9 2 (0.15%) jQuery
10 1 (0.073%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 168 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 140 (10.23%) PMI
3 58 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 27 (1.97%) GIS
5 23 (1.68%) Data Integration
6 18 (1.32%) FMCG
6 18 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 18 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.10%) Life Science
7 15 (1.10%) PKI
7 15 (1.10%) Open Source
8 14 (1.02%) Social Media
8 14 (1.02%) Visualisation
9 10 (0.73%) Cryptography
9 10 (0.73%) Clustering
9 10 (0.73%) Mainframe
10 9 (0.66%) Mathematics
10 9 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.58%) Algorithms
11 8 (0.58%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 92 (6.73%) Windows
2 67 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (2.12%) UNIX
5 15 (1.10%) Linux
5 15 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (0.58%) CentOS
8 7 (0.51%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.44%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.37%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.22%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.22%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.22%) Android
12 2 (0.15%) Solaris
12 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.073%) AIX
13 1 (0.073%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (58.33%) Project Management
2 701 (51.24%) PRINCE2
3 469 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
4 429 (31.36%) ITIL
5 246 (17.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 167 (12.21%) Change Management
7 165 (12.06%) Scrum
8 153 (11.18%) Business Analysis
9 129 (9.43%) Waterfall
10 110 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
11 108 (7.89%) Programme Management
12 94 (6.87%) E-Commerce
13 93 (6.80%) ERP
14 83 (6.07%) Service Management
14 83 (6.07%) Mentoring
15 82 (5.99%) Service Delivery
16 75 (5.48%) CRM
16 75 (5.48%) Risk Management
17 70 (5.12%) Six Sigma
17 70 (5.12%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (5.41%) SQL
2 37 (2.70%) Java
3 36 (2.63%) C
4 20 (1.46%) C#
5 12 (0.88%) PowerShell
6 9 (0.66%) JavaScript
7 8 (0.58%) Shell Script
8 7 (0.51%) ABAP
8 7 (0.51%) PHP
8 7 (0.51%) C++
8 7 (0.51%) VB
9 6 (0.44%) Uniface
10 3 (0.22%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.22%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.15%) VB6
12 1 (0.073%) VBA
Qualifications
1 252 (18.42%) PMI Certification
2 243 (17.76%) Degree
3 174 (12.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 136 (9.94%) PMP
5 95 (6.94%) ISEB
6 58 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 54 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
8 48 (3.51%) CCNP
9 35 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 34 (2.49%) Security Cleared
11 33 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
12 28 (2.05%) MCSE
13 26 (1.90%) SC Cleared
14 25 (1.83%) MAPM
15 20 (1.46%) ISTQB
16 19 (1.39%) MCSA
17 16 (1.17%) DV Cleared
18 14 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 10 (0.73%) APMP
19 10 (0.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.68%) QA
2 60 (4.39%) SLA
3 42 (3.07%) COBIT
4 15 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.10%) COSO
5 12 (0.88%) JSP 440
6 8 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (0.29%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.15%) EFQM
10 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.073%) P3O
11 1 (0.073%) GAAP
System Software
1 65 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 26 (1.90%) vSphere
3 25 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.39%) MetaFrame
5 16 (1.17%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.29%) XenApp
6 4 (0.29%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.15%) XenServer
8 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.073%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (1.61%) HP NNM
2 18 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.37%) SCCM
3 5 (0.37%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.22%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.073%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.073%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 245 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 120 (8.77%) SAP
3 96 (7.02%) Cisco
4 83 (6.07%) Oracle
5 78 (5.70%) VMware
6 57 (4.17%) Citrix
6 57 (4.17%) Juniper
7 37 (2.70%) IBM
8 26 (1.90%) HP
8 26 (1.90%) EMC
8 26 (1.90%) F5
9 22 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (1.46%) Informatica
11 18 (1.32%) Teradata
12 12 (0.88%) Guidewire
13 11 (0.80%) Sage
14 10 (0.73%) Red Hat
15 9 (0.66%) Cognos
16 6 (0.44%) Business Objects
16 6 (0.44%) Siemens
Buckinghamshire
Roc Search
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
HMRC
Salary: Circa £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
House of Fraser
Salary: £40,000 - £49,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 4 days ago