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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 428 371 389
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +18
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE 648 683 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.64% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 484 540 580
Average salary £54,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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
94022 86283 92102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 80.36% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 74935 70632 78012
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,542
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -44 595 £55,000 -4.34% 65
London -4 254 £55,000 -12.00% 17
South East -50 139 £55,000 - 16
City of London +8 70 £62,500 +13.63% 8
North West +10 65 £50,000 -16.66% 8
South West -4 43 £45,000 - 4
Scotland +14 41 £48,000 -12.72%
East of England -25 38 £55,000 +11.67% 11
Surrey -17 32 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Edinburgh +16 31 £45,000 -18.18%
Manchester +13 30 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Berkshire -30 29 £62,500 -1.96% 3
West Midlands -22 26 £59,000 +24.21% 5
Hampshire -21 19 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Somerset -2 16 £52,600 +61.84%
Birmingham -2 16 £65,000 - 1
Cheshire -13 16 £63,500 +5.83%
West Sussex +6 14 £37,500 -42.30%
Bedfordshire -4 14 £55,000 +7.31% 1
Wiltshire -9 14 £50,000 +14.28%
Yorkshire -71 14 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands -14 13 £59,000 +18.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -14 12 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Buckinghamshire -24 11 £58,750 +35.83% 4
Merseyside +21 10 £47,500 -
Bristol +6 10 £43,750 +9.37% 4
West Yorkshire -36 10 £45,000 -
Leeds -37 10 £45,000 -
Glasgow -2 9 £55,000 -4.34%
Milton Keynes -22 9 £60,000 +50.00% 1

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 817 (57.49%) Project Management
2 797 (56.09%) PRINCE2
3 613 (43.14%) Finance
4 377 (26.53%) ITIL
5 280 (19.70%) Degree
6 263 (18.51%) MS Project
7 254 (17.87%) Business Analysis
8 252 (17.73%) Microsoft
9 238 (16.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 204 (14.36%) MS Excel
11 190 (13.37%) Scrum
12 184 (12.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 183 (12.88%) PMI Certification
14 172 (12.10%) Retail
15 158 (11.12%) MS Office
16 154 (10.84%) Change Management
17 142 (9.99%) Banking
18 126 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
19 124 (8.73%) PMP
20 118 (8.30%) Programme Management
21 115 (8.09%) .NET
22 110 (7.74%) Waterfall
23 107 (7.53%) SharePoint
24 102 (7.18%) Mentoring
25 95 (6.69%) Oracle
25 95 (6.69%) Service Delivery
26 93 (6.54%) Windows
26 93 (6.54%) Telecoms
27 90 (6.33%) E-Commerce
28 88 (6.19%) ISEB

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 107 (7.53%) SharePoint
2 40 (2.81%) MS Exchange
3 27 (1.90%) MS Project Server
4 17 (1.20%) CMS
5 11 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (0.77%) OpenStack
6 8 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (0.42%) Documentum
9 5 (0.35%) Captiva
10 4 (0.28%) IIS
11 3 (0.21%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.14%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.14%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.070%) Liferay
13 1 (0.070%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.070%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 263 (18.51%) MS Project
2 204 (14.36%) MS Excel
3 158 (11.12%) MS Office
4 85 (5.98%) MS Visio
5 48 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.42%) FastStats
8 4 (0.28%) CATIA
9 1 (0.070%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 14 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.91%) SAP FI
2 13 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (0.91%) SAP CO
3 9 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.63%) Agresso
3 9 (0.63%) SAP HR
4 8 (0.56%) SAP SD
4 8 (0.56%) SAP MM
4 8 (0.56%) SAP CRM
4 8 (0.56%) SAP SCM
5 7 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.49%) SAP LE
5 7 (0.49%) SAP BPC
6 6 (0.42%) Sage 50
6 6 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.55%) SaaS
2 2 (0.14%) PaaS
2 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
2 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.070%) Taleo
3 1 (0.070%) Office 365
3 1 (0.070%) IaaS
3 1 (0.070%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.66%) WAN
2 44 (3.10%) LAN
3 43 (3.03%) Internet
4 36 (2.53%) MPLS
5 34 (2.39%) IP Telephony
6 25 (1.76%) Firewall
7 23 (1.62%) SAN
8 17 (1.20%) VPN
9 15 (1.06%) TCP/IP
9 15 (1.06%) Wireless
9 15 (1.06%) OSPF
9 15 (1.06%) BGP
10 12 (0.84%) DNS
11 11 (0.77%) SSL
11 11 (0.77%) DWDM
11 11 (0.77%) RIP
11 11 (0.77%) EIGRP
11 11 (0.77%) HSRP
12 10 (0.70%) Network Security
12 10 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (5.35%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (1.76%) Relational Database
4 16 (1.13%) Data Mart
5 10 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 9 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (0.49%) SAP BI
7 7 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (0.35%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.21%) MySQL
10 3 (0.21%) OLAP
10 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.14%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.14%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.14%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (0.77%) JIRA
2 5 (0.35%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.14%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.14%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.070%) MSI
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.070%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.070%) Toad
5 1 (0.070%) ERwin
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.070%) Build Forge
5 1 (0.070%) Ant
General
1 613 (43.14%) Finance
2 172 (12.10%) Retail
3 142 (9.99%) Banking
4 93 (6.54%) Telecoms
5 69 (4.86%) Marketing
6 48 (3.38%) Legal
7 34 (2.39%) Publishing
8 32 (2.25%) Retail Banking
9 30 (2.11%) Manufacturing
10 27 (1.90%) Advertising
11 17 (1.20%) Back Office
12 16 (1.13%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.84%) German Language
14 11 (0.77%) Billing
14 11 (0.77%) French Language
14 11 (0.77%) Law
15 10 (0.70%) Games
15 10 (0.70%) Spanish Language
16 9 (0.63%) Investment Banking
16 9 (0.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 609 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 257 (18.09%) Analyst
3 154 (10.84%) Business Analyst
4 125 (8.80%) Senior Manager
5 111 (7.81%) Senior Project Manager
6 84 (5.91%) Consultant
7 73 (5.14%) Infrastructure Manager
8 68 (4.79%) Programme Manager
9 66 (4.64%) IT Project Manager
10 56 (3.94%) Delivery Manager
11 48 (3.38%) Business Manager
12 41 (2.89%) Agile Project Manager
13 39 (2.74%) Architect
13 39 (2.74%) Service Manager
14 33 (2.32%) Business Project Manager
15 29 (2.04%) Technical Manager
16 27 (1.90%) Technical Project Manager
16 27 (1.90%) Head of IT
17 25 (1.76%) Systems Analyst
18 24 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (8.09%) .NET
2 32 (2.25%) XML
3 24 (1.69%) Web Services
4 19 (1.34%) HTML
5 14 (0.99%) CSS
5 14 (0.99%) WCF
5 14 (0.99%) WPF
6 12 (0.84%) ASP.NET
7 10 (0.70%) Middleware
8 9 (0.63%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.14%) Flash
12 1 (0.070%) XHTML
12 1 (0.070%) EDI
12 1 (0.070%) Apache Flex
12 1 (0.070%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.070%) Spring
12 1 (0.070%) COM
12 1 (0.070%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 76 (5.35%) PMI
2 72 (5.07%) Management Information System
3 28 (1.97%) Data Integration
4 17 (1.20%) Visualisation
4 17 (1.20%) Mobile App
4 17 (1.20%) Smartcard
4 17 (1.20%) PKI
5 16 (1.13%) Open Source
5 16 (1.13%) Social Media
5 16 (1.13%) FMCG
6 13 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 13 (0.91%) Blog
7 12 (0.84%) Mainframe
8 11 (0.77%) GIS
9 10 (0.70%) Life Science
10 9 (0.63%) Reference Data
10 9 (0.63%) Digital Media
10 9 (0.63%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.42%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 93 (6.54%) Windows
2 42 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (1.13%) UNIX
5 14 (0.99%) Linux
6 7 (0.49%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.49%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.42%) Android
8 4 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.21%) Solaris
10 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.070%) AIX
11 1 (0.070%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.070%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 817 (57.49%) Project Management
2 797 (56.09%) PRINCE2
3 377 (26.53%) ITIL
4 254 (17.87%) Business Analysis
5 238 (16.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 190 (13.37%) Scrum
7 154 (10.84%) Change Management
8 126 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
9 118 (8.30%) Programme Management
10 110 (7.74%) Waterfall
11 102 (7.18%) Mentoring
12 95 (6.69%) Service Delivery
13 90 (6.33%) E-Commerce
14 82 (5.77%) Line Management
15 79 (5.56%) Service Management
15 79 (5.56%) Six Sigma
15 79 (5.56%) Project Planning
16 75 (5.28%) CRM
17 74 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
18 72 (5.07%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (5.63%) SQL
2 57 (4.01%) C#
2 57 (4.01%) Java
3 24 (1.69%) C
4 11 (0.77%) PHP
5 9 (0.63%) JavaScript
5 9 (0.63%) C++
5 9 (0.63%) VBA
6 7 (0.49%) VB
7 6 (0.42%) Uniface
8 4 (0.28%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.28%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.070%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.070%) VBScript
9 1 (0.070%) COBOL
9 1 (0.070%) Perl
9 1 (0.070%) Python
9 1 (0.070%) VB6
Qualifications
1 280 (19.70%) Degree
2 184 (12.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 183 (12.88%) PMI Certification
4 124 (8.73%) PMP
5 88 (6.19%) ISEB
6 31 (2.18%) Security Cleared
7 30 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 25 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
10 20 (1.41%) CCNP
10 20 (1.41%) SC Cleared
11 18 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 15 (1.06%) ACCA
14 14 (0.99%) MCSE
15 11 (0.77%) APMP
16 10 (0.70%) MBA
17 9 (0.63%) MCSA
18 7 (0.49%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.22%) SLA
2 55 (3.87%) QA
3 28 (1.97%) COBIT
4 17 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 7 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.49%) P3O
6 6 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.42%) COSO
7 5 (0.35%) EFQM
8 4 (0.28%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.21%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.14%) HL7
11 1 (0.070%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.070%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.070%) GAAP
11 1 (0.070%) TickIT
System Software
1 49 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (3.38%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.76%) MetaFrame
4 24 (1.69%) VMware ESX
5 18 (1.27%) vSphere
6 4 (0.28%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.28%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.21%) XenApp
7 3 (0.21%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.14%) XenServer
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (0.77%) HP NNM
2 6 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (0.35%) SCCM
4 2 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.070%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.070%) SCOM
5 1 (0.070%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 252 (17.73%) Microsoft
2 95 (6.69%) Oracle
3 75 (5.28%) Cisco
4 72 (5.07%) SAP
5 64 (4.50%) VMware
6 61 (4.29%) Citrix
7 27 (1.90%) Juniper
8 25 (1.76%) EMC
8 25 (1.76%) HP
9 17 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.13%) F5
11 8 (0.56%) Sage
12 7 (0.49%) CheckPoint
12 7 (0.49%) IBM
12 7 (0.49%) Symantec
13 6 (0.42%) Alterian
13 6 (0.42%) Unica
13 6 (0.42%) PeopleSoft
13 6 (0.42%) Informatica
13 6 (0.42%) Cognizant
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + car allowance, bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Midlands
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per day + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Gym, Parking subs, Flexi time, bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + £5400 pa Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allow+ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago