Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 116 90
Rank change year-on-year +29 -26 -25
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 166 106 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.04% 1.99% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.15% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 137 71 128
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £34,400 £34,672 £31,425
90th Percentile £63,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 5,074 4,938 5,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.93% 92.52% 92.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,378 3,072 3,104
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 2018. 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 +33 94 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Glasgow -13 37 £49,375 +3.95% 5
Aberdeen +9 12 £50,000 +14.94%
Inverclyde +4 8 £43,750 +2.94%
Scottish Borders 0 5 £52,500 +23.53%
Stirling - 4 £40,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £44,000 -
Fife -3 1 - - 1
Dundee - 1 £31,547 -
PRINCE2
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 134 (80.72%) Project Management
2 57 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (33.73%) Finance
4 46 (27.71%) PMI Certification
5 44 (26.51%) PMP
6 38 (22.89%) Microsoft
7 37 (22.29%) Change Management
8 35 (21.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (21.08%) Degree
9 31 (18.67%) Marketing
10 28 (16.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (16.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 27 (16.27%) Contract Management
12 26 (15.66%) Salesforce.com
12 26 (15.66%) Telecoms
13 25 (15.06%) Microsoft Excel
13 25 (15.06%) CRM
13 25 (15.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 24 (14.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 24 (14.46%) Driving Licence
14 24 (14.46%) ITIL
14 24 (14.46%) PMI
14 24 (14.46%) Banking
15 22 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (13.25%) Project Planning
16 21 (12.65%) Quality Management
16 21 (12.65%) PMO
16 21 (12.65%) SDLC
17 20 (12.05%) Management Information System
18 19 (11.45%) Programme Management

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 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (15.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 25 (15.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 18 (10.84%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (10.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.61%) IaaS
4 5 (3.01%) Office 365
5 4 (2.41%) SaaS
6 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.20%) PaaS
6 2 (1.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) Firewall
1 4 (2.41%) Internet
1 4 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.20%) DHCP
2 2 (1.20%) DNS
2 2 (1.20%) LAN
2 2 (1.20%) Skype
2 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.20%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.20%) VLAN
2 2 (1.20%) WAN
2 2 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.04%) GIS
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.20%) Big Data
3 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
General
1 56 (33.73%) Finance
2 31 (18.67%) Marketing
3 26 (15.66%) Telecoms
4 24 (14.46%) Banking
5 15 (9.04%) Retail Banking
6 13 (7.83%) Retail
7 2 (1.20%) Billing
7 2 (1.20%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 95 (57.23%) Project Manager
2 37 (22.29%) IT Manager
3 31 (18.67%) IT Project Manager
4 24 (14.46%) Infrastructure Manager
5 21 (12.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 14 (8.43%) Software Project Manager
7 13 (7.83%) Senior Manager
7 13 (7.83%) Senior Project Manager
8 11 (6.63%) Analyst
9 7 (4.22%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (4.22%) Retail Banking Project Manager
10 6 (3.61%) Development Manager
11 5 (3.01%) Development Project Manager
11 5 (3.01%) IT Analyst
11 5 (3.01%) PMO Lead
11 5 (3.01%) Service Manager
12 4 (2.41%) IT Business Analyst
12 4 (2.41%) Mortgage Project Manager
12 4 (2.41%) Senior IT Manager
12 4 (2.41%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.22%) .NET
2 3 (1.81%) CGI
2 3 (1.81%) OAuth
2 3 (1.81%) OAuth2
2 3 (1.81%) SAML
3 2 (1.20%) Mason
4 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.60%) Middleware
4 1 (0.60%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.46%) Driving Licence
1 24 (14.46%) PMI
2 20 (12.05%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.23%) FMCG
4 8 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.61%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.20%) Cyberattack
7 2 (1.20%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.20%) SCADA
7 2 (1.20%) Social Media
7 2 (1.20%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (0.60%) BBC
8 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.60%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.60%) User Experience
8 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.41%) Windows
2 3 (1.81%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.20%) Android
3 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (80.72%) Project Management
2 57 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (22.29%) Change Management
4 35 (21.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (16.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 27 (16.27%) Contract Management
7 25 (15.06%) CRM
8 24 (14.46%) ITIL
9 22 (13.25%) Project Planning
10 21 (12.65%) Quality Management
10 21 (12.65%) SDLC
11 19 (11.45%) Programme Management
12 18 (10.84%) Commercial Awareness
13 17 (10.24%) Matrix Management
14 16 (9.64%) Network Planning
15 13 (7.83%) Service Delivery
16 12 (7.23%) Mentoring
17 11 (6.63%) Software Delivery
18 10 (6.02%) Waterfall
19 9 (5.42%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.02%) C
2 4 (2.41%) C#
3 2 (1.20%) Java
3 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (27.71%) PMI Certification
2 44 (26.51%) PMP
3 35 (21.08%) Degree
4 27 (16.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 24 (14.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (3.61%) APMP
6 6 (3.61%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.01%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.41%) CCNA
9 3 (1.81%) CCNP
10 2 (1.20%) CISM
10 2 (1.20%) CISMP
10 2 (1.20%) CISSP
10 2 (1.20%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 2 (1.20%) MCP
10 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 2 (1.20%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.65%) PMO
2 15 (9.04%) SLA
3 10 (6.02%) PMBOK
4 7 (4.22%) GDPR
4 7 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (3.01%) COBIT
6 4 (2.41%) P3O
7 3 (1.81%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.60%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.60%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.60%) SCCM
1 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (22.89%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.66%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (4.22%) Cisco
4 2 (1.20%) NEC
4 2 (1.20%) Saba
5 1 (0.60%) Citrix
5 1 (0.60%) Cognos
5 1 (0.60%) SAP
5 1 (0.60%) VMware