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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 45 48
Rank change year-on-year -40 +3  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 30 42 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.06% 4.36% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 5.12% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 50
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,125 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,850 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.04% +3.15%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1276 821 1537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.70% 85.25% 90.79%
Number of salaries quoted 938 707 1215
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Knutsford -21 14 £50,000 -33.33%
Chester -2 5 £47,500 +26.66%
Warrington -22 5 £50,000 -4.76%
Runcorn -9 2 - -
PRINCE2
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 37 (75.51%) Project Management
2 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.86%) PMI Certification
4 17 (34.69%) PMI
5 16 (32.65%) Waterfall
6 14 (28.57%) Scrum
7 13 (26.53%) Service Management
7 13 (26.53%) PRINCE
7 13 (26.53%) ITIL
8 12 (24.49%) XML
8 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
9 11 (22.45%) Finance
9 11 (22.45%) Banking
10 10 (20.41%) CMMI
10 10 (20.41%) RUP
11 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
11 9 (18.37%) SDLC
11 9 (18.37%) JSON
12 8 (16.33%) Agile Project Management
12 8 (16.33%) Java
12 8 (16.33%) .NET
13 7 (14.29%) C#
13 7 (14.29%) Oracle
13 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 7 (14.29%) XSLT
13 7 (14.29%) PMP
13 7 (14.29%) EAI
13 7 (14.29%) ETL
13 7 (14.29%) FTP

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 7 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.12%) CICS
3 3 (6.12%) JBoss
3 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP ERP
1 2 (4.08%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) FTP
2 1 (2.04%) NAS
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) DB2
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) GIS
4 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
2 3 (6.12%) ClearCase
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
3 2 (4.08%) JUnit
3 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (22.45%) Banking
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Law
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Project Manager
2 12 (24.49%) Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) IT Manager
3 10 (20.41%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (16.33%) Integration Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Project Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Manager
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) CRM Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Delivery Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) ERP Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Portfolio Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Senior IT Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) XML
2 9 (18.37%) JSON
3 8 (16.33%) .NET
4 7 (14.29%) WCF
4 7 (14.29%) XSLT
5 4 (8.16%) EJB
5 4 (8.16%) JSP
5 4 (8.16%) Servlets
6 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.12%) J2EE
6 3 (6.12%) JMS
6 3 (6.12%) Struts
6 3 (6.12%) Web Services
6 3 (6.12%) WSDL
6 3 (6.12%) XSD
7 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) PMI
2 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.12%) FMCG
3 3 (6.12%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Fintech
5 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.04%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) Project Management
2 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.65%) Waterfall
4 14 (28.57%) Scrum
5 13 (26.53%) ITIL
5 13 (26.53%) PRINCE
5 13 (26.53%) Service Management
6 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
8 10 (20.41%) CMMI
8 10 (20.41%) RUP
9 9 (18.37%) SDLC
10 8 (16.33%) Agile Project Management
11 7 (14.29%) B2B
11 7 (14.29%) EAI
11 7 (14.29%) ETL
12 6 (12.24%) BDD
12 6 (12.24%) Change Control
12 6 (12.24%) TDD
12 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) Java
2 7 (14.29%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) COBOL
3 5 (10.20%) SQL
4 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.12%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) PMI Certification
2 7 (14.29%) PMP
3 5 (10.20%) APMG
4 4 (8.16%) PgMP
5 2 (4.08%) CAPM
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
5 2 (4.08%) HND
5 2 (4.08%) ISEB
5 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.08%) Sun Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CISA
6 1 (2.04%) CISSP
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.04%) COBIT
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) PMO
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) SAP
4 3 (6.12%) Chordiant
5 2 (4.08%) CA
5 2 (4.08%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (4.08%) Sun
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) VMware
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