The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 73 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 3732 4918 5316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.81% 4.43% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 5.10% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3099 3992 4162
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +3.26%

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
86042 96344 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.89% 86.87% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 71907 78684 83469
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PRINCE2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the UK.

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in the UK

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 within the UK.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in the UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 3521 £52,500 +5.00% 359
London -10 1471 £60,000 +7.14% 139
South East -12 639 £52,500 +5.00% 54
West Midlands +4 339 £45,000 -10.00% 39
City of London -4 272 £65,000 +13.04% 43
East of England -27 260 £50,000 -4.76% 20
North West -14 228 £42,500 - 37
South West +7 204 £41,000 -8.88% 27
Yorkshire -30 179 £42,500 -5.55% 24
East Midlands -9 160 £47,500 +5.55% 16
Berkshire -27 160 £60,000 - 9
Surrey +9 158 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Manchester -12 146 £45,000 +8.43% 20
West Yorkshire -16 144 £42,500 -7.60% 18
Birmingham -1 140 £45,000 -25.00% 11
Hampshire -16 87 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Leeds -21 87 £42,250 -6.11% 6
Scotland -20 83 £47,500 - 10
Essex +3 80 £45,000 -20.00% 2
Bristol +41 76 £45,000 -5.26% 14
West Sussex -16 70 £54,000 +13.68% 7
Wales -6 61 £51,250 +13.88% 5
Hertfordshire -41 61 £52,500 -12.50% 12
Reading -30 60 £60,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire -5 59 £46,250 +2.77% 9
South Wales 0 54 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Cambridgeshire -48 48 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Edinburgh -2 46 £48,750 +4.83% 7
Nottingham -7 45 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Kent +2 44 £50,000 +5.26% 2

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 4641 (59.38%) Project Management
2 2843 (36.37%) Finance
3 2660 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
4 2119 (27.11%) ITIL
5 1689 (21.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 1434 (18.35%) PMI Certification
7 1413 (18.08%) Microsoft
8 1335 (17.08%) Degree
9 1206 (15.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1082 (13.84%) PMP
11 1014 (12.97%) MS Excel
12 853 (10.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 849 (10.86%) Change Management
14 826 (10.57%) Scrum
15 825 (10.56%) Waterfall
16 821 (10.50%) MS Project
17 789 (10.09%) Retail
18 711 (9.10%) Business Analysis
19 689 (8.82%) Service Delivery
20 680 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
21 622 (7.96%) SQL
22 603 (7.71%) CRM
23 597 (7.64%) Oracle
23 597 (7.64%) Programme Management
24 594 (7.60%) Data Centre
25 584 (7.47%) MS Office
26 571 (7.31%) PRINCE
27 558 (7.14%) Risk Management
28 541 (6.92%) Continuous Improvement
29 539 (6.90%) Windows

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 351 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 158 (2.02%) CMS
3 120 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 102 (1.31%) WebSphere
5 85 (1.09%) IIS
6 70 (0.90%) Skype for Business
7 51 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 51 (0.65%) MS Project Server
8 36 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 32 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
10 31 (0.40%) Confluence
11 29 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 29 (0.37%) Tomcat
12 25 (0.32%) Umbraco
13 24 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
14 22 (0.28%) Apache
15 21 (0.27%) SAS
16 17 (0.22%) Drupal
17 13 (0.17%) WebLogic
18 11 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1014 (12.97%) MS Excel
2 821 (10.50%) MS Project
3 584 (7.47%) MS Office
4 295 (3.77%) MS Visio
5 289 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 29 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.038%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.038%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.038%) OrCAD
7 3 (0.038%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.026%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.026%) Siemens NX
8 2 (0.026%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.013%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.013%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.013%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 148 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 64 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
4 58 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
5 57 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
6 51 (0.65%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 33 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 31 (0.40%) SAP FI
9 28 (0.36%) SAP Business One
9 28 (0.36%) SAP ERP
10 26 (0.33%) Infor M3
10 26 (0.33%) Magento
11 25 (0.32%) Markit EDM
11 25 (0.32%) SAP R/3
12 24 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 24 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
13 23 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
14 18 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
14 18 (0.23%) Movex
14 18 (0.23%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 195 (2.49%) SaaS
2 176 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 175 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 158 (2.02%) Office 365
5 97 (1.24%) IaaS
6 86 (1.10%) PaaS
7 60 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 58 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
10 8 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (0.090%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 7 (0.090%) Force.com
11 7 (0.090%) Heroku
11 7 (0.090%) Mimecast
11 7 (0.090%) Yammer
12 6 (0.077%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.064%) SuccessFactors
14 3 (0.038%) AdWords
14 3 (0.038%) GitHub
15 2 (0.026%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 263 (3.36%) LAN
2 261 (3.34%) WAN
3 259 (3.31%) Firewall
4 129 (1.65%) VoIP
5 128 (1.64%) Internet
6 118 (1.51%) SAN
7 107 (1.37%) VPN
8 86 (1.10%) Wireless
9 73 (0.93%) DNS
10 69 (0.88%) TCP/IP
11 67 (0.86%) Network Security
12 59 (0.75%) Unified Communications
13 56 (0.72%) MPLS
14 53 (0.68%) DHCP
15 50 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
16 47 (0.60%) Intranet
16 47 (0.60%) IP Telephony
17 45 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
18 43 (0.55%) SSL
19 39 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 424 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 181 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
3 121 (1.55%) MySQL
4 101 (1.29%) Relational Database
5 98 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 95 (1.22%) Big Data
7 72 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 69 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
9 63 (0.81%) DB2
10 60 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 53 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 46 (0.59%) Oracle Database
12 46 (0.59%) QlikView
13 44 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 41 (0.52%) RDBMS
15 37 (0.47%) SAP BW
16 26 (0.33%) GIS
17 23 (0.29%) SAP BI
18 20 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
19 19 (0.24%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 169 (2.16%) JIRA
2 66 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 45 (0.58%) Git (software)
5 44 (0.56%) Selenium
6 37 (0.47%) Subversion
7 30 (0.38%) HP UFT
8 27 (0.35%) SilkTest
9 25 (0.32%) Jenkins
9 25 (0.32%) Rational Functional Tester
9 25 (0.32%) TeamCity
10 22 (0.28%) Eclipse
11 21 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
12 18 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
13 13 (0.17%) FitNesse
13 13 (0.17%) LSMW
14 12 (0.15%) Rational Rose
15 10 (0.13%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.10%) ReSharper
17 7 (0.090%) Metasploit
General
1 2843 (36.37%) Finance
2 789 (10.09%) Retail
3 526 (6.73%) Banking
4 466 (5.96%) Telecoms
5 347 (4.44%) Manufacturing
6 318 (4.07%) Legal
7 287 (3.67%) Marketing
8 184 (2.35%) Law
9 148 (1.89%) Advertising
10 146 (1.87%) Back Office
11 132 (1.69%) Publishing
12 104 (1.33%) Investment Banking
13 87 (1.11%) Billing
14 79 (1.01%) Front Office
15 57 (0.73%) Automotive
16 53 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
17 48 (0.61%) Electronics
18 47 (0.60%) Financial Institution
19 44 (0.56%) Local Government
20 32 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3978 (50.90%) Project Manager
2 1069 (13.68%) IT Manager
3 948 (12.13%) Analyst
4 798 (10.21%) IT Project Manager
5 660 (8.44%) Senior Manager
6 593 (7.59%) Senior Project Manager
7 577 (7.38%) Infrastructure Manager
8 547 (7.00%) Business Analyst
9 468 (5.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 367 (4.70%) Software Project Manager
11 340 (4.35%) Programme Manager
12 297 (3.80%) Architect
13 290 (3.71%) Consultant
14 269 (3.44%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
15 258 (3.30%) Agile Project Manager
16 241 (3.08%) Service Manager
17 240 (3.07%) Delivery Manager
18 228 (2.92%) Business Change Manager
19 205 (2.62%) Technical Manager
20 204 (2.61%) Business Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (5.71%) .NET
2 187 (2.39%) HTML
3 183 (2.34%) Web Services
4 166 (2.12%) XML
5 110 (1.41%) ASP.NET
6 106 (1.36%) CSS
7 81 (1.04%) SOAP
8 78 (1.00%) Middleware
9 67 (0.86%) .NET Framework
10 66 (0.84%) jQuery
11 53 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 44 (0.56%) REST
13 42 (0.54%) Entity Framework
14 39 (0.50%) WCF
15 29 (0.37%) XBRL
16 27 (0.35%) Ajax
16 27 (0.35%) AngularJS
17 24 (0.31%) J2EE
17 24 (0.31%) JSON
18 22 (0.28%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 680 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 594 (7.60%) Data Centre
3 501 (6.41%) PMI
4 384 (4.91%) Management Information System
5 227 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 155 (1.98%) Driving Licence
7 129 (1.65%) Virtual Team
8 102 (1.31%) FMCG
9 101 (1.29%) User Experience
10 99 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 90 (1.15%) Mobile App
12 84 (1.07%) iPad
13 82 (1.05%) Life Science
14 67 (0.86%) CMDB
15 65 (0.83%) Mathematics
15 65 (0.83%) NHS
16 54 (0.69%) Fintech
17 41 (0.52%) EPoS
18 32 (0.41%) Visualisation
19 31 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 539 (6.90%) Windows
2 246 (3.15%) Windows Server
3 241 (3.08%) Linux
4 159 (2.03%) Unix
5 127 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 109 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 62 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 48 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 45 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 42 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (0.47%) Windows 10
12 34 (0.44%) Android
13 30 (0.38%) Apple iOS
14 17 (0.22%) AIX
14 17 (0.22%) Solaris
15 15 (0.19%) CentOS
16 12 (0.15%) Debian
16 12 (0.15%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.090%) FreeBSD
17 7 (0.090%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4641 (59.38%) Project Management
2 2660 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
3 2119 (27.11%) ITIL
4 1689 (21.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 849 (10.86%) Change Management
6 826 (10.57%) Scrum
7 825 (10.56%) Waterfall
8 711 (9.10%) Business Analysis
9 689 (8.82%) Service Delivery
10 603 (7.71%) CRM
11 597 (7.64%) Programme Management
12 571 (7.31%) PRINCE
13 558 (7.14%) Risk Management
14 541 (6.92%) Continuous Improvement
15 516 (6.60%) SDLC
16 513 (6.56%) Service Management
17 480 (6.14%) Project Planning
18 464 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
19 441 (5.64%) Line Management
20 413 (5.28%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 622 (7.96%) SQL
2 248 (3.17%) Java
3 216 (2.76%) C#
4 167 (2.14%) JavaScript
5 139 (1.78%) C
6 77 (0.99%) VB.NET
7 67 (0.86%) PHP
8 65 (0.83%) T-SQL
9 64 (0.82%) PowerShell
10 56 (0.72%) Ruby
11 54 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 36 (0.46%) Python
13 31 (0.40%) VB
13 31 (0.40%) VBA
14 29 (0.37%) C++
15 25 (0.32%) ABAP
16 19 (0.24%) Perl
17 13 (0.17%) Bash Shell
18 10 (0.13%) Scala
19 7 (0.090%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 1434 (18.35%) PMI Certification
2 1335 (17.08%) Degree
3 1206 (15.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1082 (13.84%) PMP
5 853 (10.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 395 (5.05%) ISEB
7 345 (4.41%) APMP
8 332 (4.25%) Security Cleared
9 214 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
10 205 (2.62%) SC Cleared
11 193 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 167 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
13 137 (1.75%) MCSE
14 118 (1.51%) CISSP
15 105 (1.34%) CCNA
16 88 (1.13%) ISTQB
17 79 (1.01%) CCNP
18 62 (0.79%) CISM
19 60 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 45 (0.58%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 351 (4.49%) QA
2 200 (2.56%) SLA
3 145 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 77 (0.99%) PMBOK
5 67 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 61 (0.78%) COBIT
7 54 (0.69%) Data Quality
8 46 (0.59%) ISO 9001
9 38 (0.49%) P3O
10 27 (0.35%) MiFID
11 22 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 17 (0.22%) JSP 440
13 12 (0.15%) ISO 9000
13 12 (0.15%) UCITS
14 11 (0.14%) EMIR
15 10 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
15 10 (0.13%) GMP
16 8 (0.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 8 (0.10%) ISAE 3402
16 8 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 240 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 224 (2.87%) Active Directory
3 80 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 64 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
5 50 (0.64%) XenApp
6 34 (0.44%) vSphere
7 32 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 26 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (0.26%) VMware ESX
10 18 (0.23%) Firmware
11 14 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
12 13 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
13 10 (0.13%) Snort
14 7 (0.090%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.064%) DFS Replication
15 5 (0.064%) KVM
15 5 (0.064%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.051%) Microsoft App-V
17 3 (0.038%) Squid
17 3 (0.038%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 57 (0.73%) SCCM
2 54 (0.69%) SCVMM
3 33 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
3 33 (0.42%) SCOM
4 20 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
4 20 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
5 19 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
6 17 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 15 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
7 15 (0.19%) Nagios
8 11 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (0.14%) Puppet
8 11 (0.14%) vMotion
9 10 (0.13%) RSA Archer
10 9 (0.12%) HP NNM
11 8 (0.10%) Nessus
11 8 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (0.10%) XenMobile
12 7 (0.090%) AirWatch
12 7 (0.090%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1413 (18.08%) Microsoft
2 597 (7.64%) Oracle
3 532 (6.81%) SAP
4 418 (5.35%) VMware
5 396 (5.07%) Cisco
6 216 (2.76%) Citrix
7 177 (2.26%) HP
7 177 (2.26%) IBM
8 139 (1.78%) CheckPoint
9 117 (1.50%) Juniper
10 107 (1.37%) EMC
10 107 (1.37%) NetApp
11 92 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
12 71 (0.91%) ATG
13 69 (0.88%) BMC
14 68 (0.87%) Hyperion
15 63 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
16 57 (0.73%) Google
17 55 (0.70%) F5
18 54 (0.69%) Retek
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Salary: £28k - 30k per year
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Salary: £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + benefits
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £42,000 - £60,000 + (depending on experience)
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Salary: £50000.00 - £62500.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32500 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car + bens
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Salary: From £46,001 to £56,000 per annum
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West Midlands
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Spring Technology
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London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday