Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 103 53
Rank change year-on-year +21 -50 +7
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 71 36 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.64% 1.54% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 1.66% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 52 25 103
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £36,275 £39,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £90,000 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £46,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.74% -1.58% -1.04%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2452 2164 2799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.02% 92.52% 91.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1409 1766
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) Project Management
3 23 (32.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 19 (26.76%) Finance
5 17 (23.94%) Scrum
5 17 (23.94%) Degree
6 16 (22.54%) Waterfall
7 15 (21.13%) Business Analysis
7 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
7 15 (21.13%) PMP
8 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (18.31%) Windows
9 12 (16.90%) VMware
9 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (16.90%) Windows 10
10 11 (15.49%) Programme Management
10 11 (15.49%) PRINCE
11 10 (14.08%) PMI Certification
11 10 (14.08%) Project Planning
12 9 (12.68%) SQL
12 9 (12.68%) Windows Server
13 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Transformation
13 8 (11.27%) PMO
13 8 (11.27%) Change Management
13 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
14 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Project
14 7 (9.86%) SAN
14 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
14 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
14 7 (9.86%) Defect Management

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.23%) IIS
2 3 (4.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.82%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) SAN
2 4 (5.63%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.82%) LAN
3 2 (2.82%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Cucumber
1 4 (5.63%) HP UFT
1 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.63%) LoadRunner
1 4 (5.63%) Selenium
2 3 (4.23%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
2 6 (8.45%) Retail Banking
3 5 (7.04%) Retail
4 4 (5.63%) Marketing
4 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.23%) Billing
6 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (69.01%) Project Manager
2 14 (19.72%) Senior Manager
2 14 (19.72%) Senior Project Manager
3 11 (15.49%) Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Agile Project Manager
4 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (12.68%) IT Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 8 (11.27%) IT Project Manager
5 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (9.86%) Project Support Manager
6 7 (9.86%) Support Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Software Project Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Retail Banking Project Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) Gherkin
2 3 (4.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) PMI
5 2 (2.82%) Fintech
6 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Windows
2 12 (16.90%) Windows 10
2 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (12.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) Project Management
3 17 (23.94%) Scrum
4 16 (22.54%) Waterfall
5 15 (21.13%) Business Analysis
6 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (15.49%) PRINCE
7 11 (15.49%) Programme Management
8 10 (14.08%) Project Planning
9 8 (11.27%) Change Management
9 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 7 (9.86%) Defect Management
10 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
11 6 (8.45%) Document Management
11 6 (8.45%) ITIL
11 6 (8.45%) Kanban
11 6 (8.45%) Scenario Testing
12 5 (7.04%) Knowledge Management
12 5 (7.04%) Software Delivery
12 5 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) SQL
2 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 17 (23.94%) Degree
3 15 (21.13%) PMP
4 10 (14.08%) PMI Certification
5 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
6 4 (5.63%) MCP
6 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.63%) OCP
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (5.63%) SAP Certification
6 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (4.23%) HND
7 3 (4.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) PMO
2 4 (5.63%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.23%) GDPR
3 3 (4.23%) PMBOK
4 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
1 5 (7.04%) SCOM
2 1 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.90%) VMware
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle
4 5 (7.04%) iManage
5 4 (5.63%) HP
5 4 (5.63%) SAP
6 3 (4.23%) Google
7 2 (2.82%) FNZ