Period
to 24 November 2017

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

PRINCE 2
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 126 75
Rank change year-on-year +34 -51 -12
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 146 88 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.58% 1.70% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 1.86% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 87 62 159
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £46,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.74% -1.58% -1.04%
10th Percentile £34,900 £30,800 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £75,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £51,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.92% +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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5143 4724 5876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.82% 91.27% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 2862 3722
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Scotland

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in Scotland

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Scotland

PRINCE2
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 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
Edinburgh +19 71 £42,500 -10.53% 10
Glasgow +12 50 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Inverclyde +3 5 £41,500 -
West Lothian -2 5 - -
Fife -7 5 £40,250 -8.88%
Lanarkshire - 2 £34,000 -
Aberdeen -3 1 £37,000 -43.08% 1
South Lanarkshire -10 1 £38,000 -10.59%
Highlands - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £38,500 -
PRINCE2
UK

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

1 92 (63.01%) Project Management
2 87 (59.59%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (30.82%) PMP
4 43 (29.45%) PMI Certification
5 40 (27.40%) Finance
5 40 (27.40%) Waterfall
6 38 (26.03%) Scrum
7 37 (25.34%) Degree
8 30 (20.55%) Change Management
9 29 (19.86%) Microsoft
9 29 (19.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 26 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (15.07%) ITIL
13 20 (13.70%) Business Analysis
14 19 (13.01%) Project Planning
14 19 (13.01%) PMO
15 18 (12.33%) Programme Management
16 16 (10.96%) Windows
16 16 (10.96%) CRM
16 16 (10.96%) Resource Management
16 16 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (10.27%) Contingency Planning
18 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Project
18 14 (9.59%) VMware
19 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2012
20 12 (8.22%) Windows 10
21 11 (7.53%) SQL
21 11 (7.53%) PRINCE
21 11 (7.53%) SDLC

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (6.16%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.74%) IIS
3 3 (2.05%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.37%) Confluence
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.74%) Sage 200
2 4 (2.74%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.37%) Sonata
4 1 (0.68%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.11%) Office 365
3 4 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) SAN
2 6 (4.11%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.37%) LAN
3 2 (1.37%) WAN
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.68%) DHCP
4 1 (0.68%) DNS
4 1 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.68%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.68%) VLAN
4 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (2.05%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.05%) Text Mining
3 1 (0.68%) GIS
3 1 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Cucumber
1 4 (2.74%) HP UFT
1 4 (2.74%) Jenkins
1 4 (2.74%) JIRA
1 4 (2.74%) LoadRunner
1 4 (2.74%) Selenium
2 3 (2.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 40 (27.40%) Finance
2 10 (6.85%) Retail
3 8 (5.48%) Banking
3 8 (5.48%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.11%) Retail Banking
5 5 (3.42%) Marketing
5 5 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.05%) Billing
7 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.68%) Legal
8 1 (0.68%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (69.18%) Project Manager
2 35 (23.97%) IT Manager
3 34 (23.29%) IT Project Manager
4 23 (15.75%) Senior Manager
4 23 (15.75%) Senior Project Manager
5 17 (11.64%) Analyst
6 12 (8.22%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (7.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 10 (6.85%) Agile Project Manager
8 10 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 9 (6.16%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.79%) Infrastructure Support
10 7 (4.79%) Infrastructure Support Manager
10 7 (4.79%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
10 7 (4.79%) Project Support Manager
10 7 (4.79%) Support Manager
11 6 (4.11%) PMO Manager
11 6 (4.11%) Software Project Manager
12 5 (3.42%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.42%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.74%) Gherkin
2 3 (2.05%) CSS
3 2 (1.37%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.85%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.85%) PMI
3 7 (4.79%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.42%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.05%) IPTV
6 3 (2.05%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (2.05%) STB
6 3 (2.05%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.37%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.37%) Fintech
8 1 (0.68%) Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.96%) Windows
2 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (8.22%) Windows 10
4 10 (6.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.68%) Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (63.01%) Project Management
2 87 (59.59%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (27.40%) Waterfall
4 38 (26.03%) Scrum
5 30 (20.55%) Change Management
6 26 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (15.07%) ITIL
8 20 (13.70%) Business Analysis
9 19 (13.01%) Project Planning
10 18 (12.33%) Programme Management
11 16 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (10.96%) CRM
11 16 (10.96%) Resource Management
12 15 (10.27%) Contingency Planning
13 11 (7.53%) PRINCE
13 11 (7.53%) SDLC
14 10 (6.85%) Knowledge Management
14 10 (6.85%) Service Delivery
15 9 (6.16%) Software Delivery
16 8 (5.48%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.53%) SQL
2 6 (4.11%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.74%) Java
4 2 (1.37%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 45 (30.82%) PMP
2 43 (29.45%) PMI Certification
3 37 (25.34%) Degree
4 29 (19.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (4.79%) APMP
8 5 (3.42%) ISTQB
8 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.74%) MCP
9 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.74%) OCP
9 4 (2.74%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (2.74%) SAP Certification
9 4 (2.74%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.05%) HND
10 3 (2.05%) Postgraduate
11 2 (1.37%) ISEB
12 1 (0.68%) CISSP
12 1 (0.68%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.01%) PMO
2 5 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.42%) QA
3 4 (2.74%) GDPR
3 4 (2.74%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.05%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.37%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) SCCM
1 5 (3.42%) SCOM
2 2 (1.37%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (19.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.59%) VMware
3 10 (6.85%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (5.48%) Google
4 8 (5.48%) SAP
5 7 (4.79%) Oracle
6 6 (4.11%) HP
7 5 (3.42%) iManage
8 4 (2.74%) Epicor
8 4 (2.74%) Sage
9 2 (1.37%) FNZ
10 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.68%) Cisco
10 1 (0.68%) IBM
10 1 (0.68%) Infor
10 1 (0.68%) Progress
10 1 (0.68%) Tagetik