Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 91 42
Rank change year-on-year -39 -49 +14
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 197 244 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.50% 3.30% 5.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 3.62% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 169 210 392
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £36,200 £32,500 £27,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7172 6742 6762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.06% 91.11% 90.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5931 5779 5606
Manchester median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Manchester

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in Manchester

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Manchester

PRINCE2
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Manchester 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
Stockport -7 13 £47,500 +14.46% 1
Rochdale +29 9 £45,000 -12.20% 2
Altrincham - 6 £37,500 - 1
Bolton -1 5 £35,000 -17.65%
Salford -2 2 £38,750 -3.13%
Oldham +7 1 - -
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 Manchester region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 126 (63.96%) Project Management
2 116 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (27.92%) ITIL
4 48 (24.37%) Finance
5 44 (22.34%) Degree
6 42 (21.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (20.81%) PMI Certification
8 40 (20.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 38 (19.29%) Microsoft
10 34 (17.26%) Waterfall
11 32 (16.24%) Scrum
12 30 (15.23%) PMP
13 27 (13.71%) SDLC
14 25 (12.69%) PRINCE
15 23 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (10.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 21 (10.66%) SQL Server
17 20 (10.15%) SAP
17 20 (10.15%) Service Management
18 19 (9.64%) Risk Management
19 18 (9.14%) Computer Science Degree
20 17 (8.63%) Change Management
20 17 (8.63%) Microsoft Project
20 17 (8.63%) Oracle
21 16 (8.12%) .NET
21 16 (8.12%) WAN
21 16 (8.12%) PMI
22 15 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
22 15 (7.61%) Retail
23 14 (7.11%) Banking

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 13 (6.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.03%) JBoss
2 4 (2.03%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.03%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.51%) CICS
3 1 (0.51%) CMS
3 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (8.63%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (3.05%) Chatbot
4 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.05%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (3.05%) SAP HCM
3 3 (1.52%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (1.02%) SAP CRM
4 2 (1.02%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.05%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) Force.com
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Office 365
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.51%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.12%) WAN
2 10 (5.08%) Internet
3 9 (4.57%) LAN
3 9 (4.57%) VoIP
4 6 (3.05%) VLAN
5 5 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.03%) DNS
7 3 (1.52%) ISDN
8 2 (1.02%) Broadband
8 2 (1.02%) HTTP
8 2 (1.02%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.02%) Network Security
8 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.51%) DHCP
9 1 (0.51%) Firewall
9 1 (0.51%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.02%) Big Data
2 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.51%) DB2
3 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.51%) Hazelcast
3 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.03%) ClearCase
1 4 (2.03%) Subversion
2 3 (1.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.51%) Gradle
3 1 (0.51%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (24.37%) Finance
2 15 (7.61%) Retail
3 14 (7.11%) Banking
4 13 (6.60%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.06%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.55%) Marketing
7 5 (2.54%) Billing
8 4 (2.03%) Games
8 4 (2.03%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.52%) Advertising
9 3 (1.52%) Legal
10 2 (1.02%) Law
11 1 (0.51%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.51%) French Language
11 1 (0.51%) German Language
11 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 102 (51.78%) Project Manager
2 32 (16.24%) Analyst
3 16 (8.12%) Business Analyst
4 15 (7.61%) IT Manager
5 14 (7.11%) IT Project Manager
6 12 (6.09%) Consultant
7 10 (5.08%) Digital Project Manager
7 10 (5.08%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 10 (5.08%) Service Analyst
8 8 (4.06%) Development Manager
8 8 (4.06%) Senior Manager
8 8 (4.06%) Service Management Analyst
9 7 (3.55%) Applications Support
9 7 (3.55%) Software Manager
10 6 (3.05%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (3.05%) CISSP Manager
10 6 (3.05%) CRM Project Manager
10 6 (3.05%) Security Manager
10 6 (3.05%) Software Project Manager
10 6 (3.05%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.12%) .NET
2 10 (5.08%) HTML
3 8 (4.06%) .NET Framework
4 7 (3.55%) Web Services
5 6 (3.05%) XML
6 5 (2.54%) EJB
6 5 (2.54%) Hibernate
6 5 (2.54%) JSP
6 5 (2.54%) Servlets
7 4 (2.03%) J2EE
7 4 (2.03%) JMS
7 4 (2.03%) Struts
7 4 (2.03%) WSDL
7 4 (2.03%) XSD
8 3 (1.52%) CSS
8 3 (1.52%) Node.js
9 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.02%) jQuery
10 1 (0.51%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.12%) PMI
3 11 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.57%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.06%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.54%) User Experience
8 4 (2.03%) Internet of Things
8 4 (2.03%) Learning Management System
8 4 (2.03%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.52%) Handset
9 3 (1.52%) NHS
9 3 (1.52%) Renewable Energy
9 3 (1.52%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.02%) iPad
10 2 (1.02%) Robotics
11 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.51%) IVR
11 1 (0.51%) Life Science
11 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.55%) Windows
2 4 (2.03%) Linux
3 2 (1.02%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.51%) SUSE
4 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (63.96%) Project Management
2 116 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (27.92%) ITIL
4 42 (21.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (17.26%) Waterfall
6 32 (16.24%) Scrum
7 27 (13.71%) SDLC
8 25 (12.69%) PRINCE
9 20 (10.15%) Service Management
10 19 (9.64%) Risk Management
11 17 (8.63%) Change Management
12 14 (7.11%) Business Development
13 13 (6.60%) Business Analysis
13 13 (6.60%) Change Control
13 13 (6.60%) CRM
14 12 (6.09%) ERP
14 12 (6.09%) Web Development
15 11 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (5.58%) Open Source
15 11 (5.58%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.58%) SQL
2 7 (3.55%) Java
3 6 (3.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.03%) C#
5 2 (1.02%) C
5 2 (1.02%) Python
6 1 (0.51%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.51%) C++
6 1 (0.51%) COBOL
6 1 (0.51%) PHP
6 1 (0.51%) Ruby
6 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (22.34%) Degree
2 41 (20.81%) PMI Certification
3 40 (20.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 30 (15.23%) PMP
5 21 (10.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 18 (9.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 15 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (5.58%) Master's Degree
8 11 (5.58%) MCPD
8 11 (5.58%) MCSD
9 8 (4.06%) CISSP
10 6 (3.05%) CISA
10 6 (3.05%) CISM
10 6 (3.05%) ISEB
11 5 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (2.03%) APMP
12 4 (2.03%) CISMP
12 4 (2.03%) CRISC
12 4 (2.03%) MCSE
12 4 (2.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.09%) GDPR
2 11 (5.58%) PMO
3 8 (4.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.06%) QA
4 6 (3.05%) Data Quality
4 6 (3.05%) ISO 22301
5 4 (2.03%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.52%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.52%) P3O
7 2 (1.02%) PSD2
7 2 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Ansible
1 1 (0.51%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 38 (19.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.15%) SAP
3 17 (8.63%) Oracle
4 7 (3.55%) Cognizant
4 7 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.05%) Adobe
6 4 (2.03%) Chordiant
6 4 (2.03%) VMware
7 3 (1.52%) Capita
8 2 (1.02%) Cisco
9 1 (0.51%) Apple
9 1 (0.51%) Citrix
9 1 (0.51%) Google
9 1 (0.51%) HP
9 1 (0.51%) IBM
9 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.51%) JDA
9 1 (0.51%) Novell
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.51%) Siebel