The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 27 28
Rank change year-on-year -30 +1  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 36 75 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.77% 7.49% 7.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 9.03% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 83
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,236 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £71,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.04% +4.21%  

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 803 831 1114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 84.08% 82.93% 87.58%
Number of salaries quoted 652 665 858
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in Essex

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Essex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Essex

PRINCE2
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Colchester +7 14 £52,500 -16.00%
Epping - 3 £90,000 -
Harlow - 2 £75,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £35,454 -
Chelmsford -30 1 - -
PRINCE2
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Essex region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 34 (51.52%) Project Management
2 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (37.88%) Finance
4 18 (27.27%) Degree
5 17 (25.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (22.73%) JIRA
7 13 (19.70%) ITIL
8 12 (18.18%) PMP
8 12 (18.18%) PMI Certification
9 11 (16.67%) Change Management
10 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
11 8 (12.12%) Waterfall
11 8 (12.12%) Process Improvement
11 8 (12.12%) JIRA Agile
12 7 (10.61%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (10.61%) User Stories
12 7 (10.61%) Virtual Team
12 7 (10.61%) Domain Models
12 7 (10.61%) IIBA
12 7 (10.61%) CBAP
12 7 (10.61%) Confluence
12 7 (10.61%) Wealth Management
12 7 (10.61%) Requirements Management
12 7 (10.61%) Use Case
12 7 (10.61%) BPMN
12 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
12 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
12 7 (10.61%) UML
13 6 (9.09%) Windows

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (10.61%) Confluence
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) WAN
2 1 (1.52%) LAN
2 1 (1.52%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (22.73%) JIRA
2 8 (12.12%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (37.88%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Billing
3 2 (3.03%) Law
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Project Manager
2 16 (24.24%) Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) IT Manager
4 11 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
5 8 (12.12%) Agile Project Manager
5 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 8 (12.12%) Software Project Manager
6 7 (10.61%) Lead Business Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Software Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Applications Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Applications Project Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Implementation Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Implementation Project Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Project Implementation Manager
9 4 (6.06%) Software Product Manager
10 3 (4.55%) Junior Implementation Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) jQuery
2 1 (1.52%) REST
2 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.61%) Virtual Team
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Chip Card
3 3 (4.55%) Contactless
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) EMV
3 3 (4.55%) NHS
3 3 (4.55%) PMI
3 3 (4.55%) Smartcard
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) Project Management
2 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (19.70%) ITIL
5 11 (16.67%) Change Management
6 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
7 8 (12.12%) Process Improvement
7 8 (12.12%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.61%) BPMN
8 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
8 7 (10.61%) Domain Models
8 7 (10.61%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (10.61%) Requirements Management
8 7 (10.61%) UML
8 7 (10.61%) Use Case
8 7 (10.61%) User Stories
8 7 (10.61%) Wealth Management
9 6 (9.09%) SDLC
10 3 (4.55%) Business Transformation
10 3 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Degree
2 12 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 12 (18.18%) PMP
3 7 (10.61%) CBAP
3 7 (10.61%) IIBA
3 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.03%) ISEB
6 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) PMO
2 1 (1.52%) GAMP
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) VMware
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco
3 3 (4.55%) Citrix