Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 39 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -6
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 14 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.01% 3.13% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 3.56% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 7
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £54,750 £60,000 £49,750
Cheshire median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -3.16% +14.46% -7.78%

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 306 253 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 87.68% 87.85% 90.10%
Number of salaries quoted 266 217 318
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +13.92%
10th Percentile £26,125 £25,450 £23,675
90th Percentile £59,625 £57,500 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Chester

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 12 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) PMI
4 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (21.43%) MS Access
5 3 (21.43%) VBA
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (21.43%) Games
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
5 3 (21.43%) CISM
5 3 (21.43%) CISSP
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) GDPR
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (21.43%) Google
5 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
6 2 (14.29%) Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) PMO
6 2 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MS Access
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Information Officer
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security Officer
2 3 (21.43%) Security Officer
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) B2B
4 2 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CISM
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) GDPR
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) PMO
3 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Google