Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 53 38
Rank change year-on-year -7 -15 -7
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 47 98 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.35% 4.60% 5.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 5.23% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44 73 116
Essex median annual salary £43,750 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.98% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £31,550 £31,500 £33,375
90th Percentile £75,000 £115,000 £72,375
East of England median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% +4.17% -4.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1181 1875 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.30% 87.95% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1437 1594
Essex median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -8.83%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,900 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,125
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Harlow - 13 £40,000 -
Colchester +11 10 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Chelmsford -17 9 £34,500 -36.11% 1
Southend-on-Sea +12 2 £43,000 -11.34%
Rochford - 1 £34,908 -
PRINCE2
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Essex region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 29 (61.70%) Project Management
2 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.40%) Finance
4 11 (23.40%) ERP
5 10 (21.28%) ITIL
5 10 (21.28%) SQL
5 10 (21.28%) Degree
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
6 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (17.02%) FTP
7 8 (17.02%) VBA
7 8 (17.02%) XML
8 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.77%) SDLC
9 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
10 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (8.51%) JIRA
10 4 (8.51%) JIRA Agile
11 3 (6.38%) PMO
11 3 (6.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 3 (6.38%) Project Governance
11 3 (6.38%) Budget Control
11 3 (6.38%) Time Management
11 3 (6.38%) PMP

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:

Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) FTP
2 2 (4.26%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) JIRA
1 4 (8.51%) JIRA Agile
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
2 1 (2.13%) Automotive
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Project Manager
2 9 (19.15%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Software Project Manager
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Senior Manager
3 7 (14.89%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (10.64%) IT Manager
4 5 (10.64%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Implementation Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Implementation Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Digital Transformation
6 2 (4.26%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Software Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Software Implementation Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Software Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.26%) Chip Card
1 2 (4.26%) Contactless
1 2 (4.26%) EMV
1 2 (4.26%) NHS
1 2 (4.26%) Smartcard
2 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
1 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Project Management
2 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.40%) ERP
5 10 (21.28%) ITIL
6 6 (12.77%) SDLC
7 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.38%) Budget Control
8 3 (6.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (6.38%) Project Governance
8 3 (6.38%) Time Management
9 2 (4.26%) Change Management
9 2 (4.26%) DevOps
9 2 (4.26%) Migration
9 2 (4.26%) Planning and Forecasting
9 2 (4.26%) PRINCE
9 2 (4.26%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (4.26%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.26%) Software Delivery
9 2 (4.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) VBA
3 2 (4.26%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.38%) PMP
4 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) PMO
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle