The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank - 7 20
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 15.79% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 21.43% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Average salary - £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
PRINCE2
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 42 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 92.16% 73.68% 81.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 48
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in West Lothian

PRINCE2
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Kindle
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft