Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 43 41
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 +7
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 33 43 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.75% 4.73% 5.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 5.36% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 52
Lancashire median annual salary £36,500 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.01% +4.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £32,500 £27,200
90th Percentile £50,500 £53,750 £48,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -5.56%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 753 802 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.57% 88.23% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 606 720 685
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,050
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Lancashire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Preston -1 16 £37,500 -28.57%
Chorley -16 5 £35,000 - 1
Blackburn - 5 £37,500 - 1
Burnley -1 3 £37,500 -11.76%
PRINCE2
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 24 (72.73%) Project Management
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (33.33%) Finance
3 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
3 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (24.24%) Change Management
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.21%) Strategic Planning
5 7 (21.21%) Budget Control
5 7 (21.21%) People Management
5 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
5 7 (21.21%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (15.15%) Windows
6 5 (15.15%) SDLC
6 5 (15.15%) Contract Management
7 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (12.12%) IT Strategy
7 4 (12.12%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) ERP
7 4 (12.12%) SMS
7 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) CCTV
8 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
8 3 (9.09%) VMS
8 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (9.09%) 3G
8 3 (9.09%) Wireless
8 3 (9.09%) Contactless

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.03%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) SMS
2 3 (9.09%) 3G
2 3 (9.09%) 4G
2 3 (9.09%) Wireless
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Local Government
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Project Manager
2 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Software Project Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Delivery Project Manager
3 5 (15.15%) IT Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 3 (9.09%) ERP Manager
5 3 (9.09%) ERP Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Product Development Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Product Manager
6 2 (6.06%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) ERP Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Project Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) CCTV
1 3 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
1 3 (9.09%) Contactless
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) VMS
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Project Management
2 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
3 8 (24.24%) Change Management
4 7 (21.21%) Budget Control
4 7 (21.21%) People Management
4 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
4 7 (21.21%) Strategic Planning
4 7 (21.21%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (15.15%) Contract Management
5 5 (15.15%) SDLC
6 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) ERP
6 4 (12.12%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) IT Strategy
7 2 (6.06%) CRM
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 2 (6.06%) Operations Research
7 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.06%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) HNC
4 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) GDPR
1 2 (6.06%) PMO
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Capita