Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 85 100
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 -19
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 53 98 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.06% 3.23% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 3.56% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 43
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +14.46%
10th Percentile £40,250 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,250 £54,950 £60,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,395 2,749 2,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.12% 90.49% 89.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,822 2,073 1,725
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +15 31 £45,000 +20.00%
Warrington -12 9 £50,000 +42.86% 3
Crewe +10 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Wilmslow -14 3 £80,000 +190.91%
Chester -6 2 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
PRINCE2
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 39 (73.58%) Project Management
2 31 (58.49%) Finance
3 23 (43.40%) Risk Management
3 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (43.40%) Banking
4 17 (32.08%) Wealth Management
4 17 (32.08%) SDLC
5 16 (30.19%) PMI Certification
6 15 (28.30%) Law
6 15 (28.30%) Investment Banking
7 14 (26.42%) Waterfall
7 14 (26.42%) Change Management
7 14 (26.42%) PMP
7 14 (26.42%) PMO
8 12 (22.64%) Change Control
8 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (20.75%) SQL
9 11 (20.75%) Programme Management
9 11 (20.75%) GDPR
10 10 (18.87%) Matrix Organization
11 9 (16.98%) PMI
11 9 (16.98%) QA
12 8 (15.09%) Java
13 7 (13.21%) CIMA
13 7 (13.21%) Firewall
13 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
13 7 (13.21%) Time Management
13 7 (13.21%) Portfolio Management
13 7 (13.21%) Presales
13 7 (13.21%) P3O

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Firewall
2 6 (11.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Big Data
General
1 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 23 (43.40%) Banking
3 15 (28.30%) Investment Banking
3 15 (28.30%) Law
4 6 (11.32%) Marketing
5 5 (9.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (9.43%) Retail
6 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Project Manager
2 15 (28.30%) Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) IT Manager
3 10 (18.87%) IT Project Manager
4 9 (16.98%) Technical Manager
5 8 (15.09%) Technical Project Manager
6 6 (11.32%) IT Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Project Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Analytics Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Data Analytics Manager
7 5 (9.43%) IT Technical Manager
8 4 (7.55%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Software Project Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Digital Project Manager
9 3 (5.66%) PMO Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Delivery Project Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.77%) J2EE
2 2 (3.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) PMI
2 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.55%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.89%) Fintech
6 1 (1.89%) Life Science
6 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Android
1 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Project Management
2 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (43.40%) Risk Management
3 17 (32.08%) SDLC
3 17 (32.08%) Wealth Management
4 14 (26.42%) Change Management
4 14 (26.42%) Waterfall
5 12 (22.64%) Change Control
5 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (20.75%) Programme Management
7 10 (18.87%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (13.21%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (13.21%) Presales
8 7 (13.21%) Time Management
9 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
9 6 (11.32%) Business Continuity
9 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (11.32%) Project Planning
9 6 (11.32%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) Java
3 6 (11.32%) C++
3 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) C
5 2 (3.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) PMI Certification
2 14 (26.42%) PMP
3 7 (13.21%) CIMA
4 6 (11.32%) APMP
5 5 (9.43%) Degree
6 4 (7.55%) ACCA
6 4 (7.55%) PhD
7 1 (1.89%) APMG
7 1 (1.89%) PgMP
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) PMO
2 11 (20.75%) GDPR
3 9 (16.98%) QA
4 7 (13.21%) P3O
5 5 (9.43%) PSD2
6 1 (1.89%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) HP
2 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) McAfee
4 1 (1.89%) Planview
4 1 (1.89%) VMware