Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 115 61
Rank change year-on-year +27 -54 -7
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 175 85 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.09% 1.85% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 2.02% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 118 68 202
Scotland median annual salary £48,250 £48,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.58% +1.60%
10th Percentile £35,175 £29,040 £41,250
90th Percentile £64,650 £71,100 £61,700
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

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 5,187 4,198 5,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.48% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,444 2,661 3,515
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.83% +1.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £28,072
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +29 93 £50,000 - 6
Glasgow +5 54 £50,000 +11.11% 9
West Lothian +1 8 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Fife -10 4 £45,000 +3.81%
Lanarkshire - 2 £34,000 -
South Lanarkshire -5 1 £38,000 -27.62%
Aberdeen -11 1 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Highlands - 1 - - 1
Argyll and Bute - 1 £26,000 - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £38,500 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £45,000 -
PRINCE2
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 128 (73.14%) Project Management
2 95 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (41.14%) PMP
4 68 (38.86%) Finance
5 56 (32.00%) PMI Certification
6 49 (28.00%) Microsoft Project
7 45 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 41 (23.43%) Microsoft
8 41 (23.43%) Degree
9 38 (21.71%) Change Management
10 37 (21.14%) Project Planning
11 35 (20.00%) SDLC
12 32 (18.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 31 (17.71%) Scrum
14 30 (17.14%) Retail
15 29 (16.57%) Banking
15 29 (16.57%) Waterfall
16 28 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
16 28 (16.00%) Programme Management
17 25 (14.29%) PMO
18 24 (13.71%) Software Delivery
19 22 (12.57%) CRM
20 21 (12.00%) Retail Banking
21 20 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
22 18 (10.29%) Business Analysis
23 15 (8.57%) Contract Management
24 14 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
24 14 (8.00%) Windows
24 14 (8.00%) Supplier Management
24 14 (8.00%) Project Governance

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 10 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.29%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.14%) Confluence
3 2 (1.14%) IIS
4 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 49 (28.00%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (6.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.29%) Sage 200
3 4 (2.29%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.57%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.57%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.00%) Office 365
4 3 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.57%) SAN
2 3 (1.71%) WAN
3 2 (1.14%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.14%) LAN
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.57%) DHCP
4 1 (0.57%) DNS
4 1 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.57%) Firewall
4 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.57%) VLAN
4 1 (0.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.29%) Data Mining
1 4 (2.29%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.29%) Text Mining
2 2 (1.14%) GIS
3 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) JIRA
2 1 (0.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 68 (38.86%) Finance
2 30 (17.14%) Retail
3 29 (16.57%) Banking
4 21 (12.00%) Retail Banking
5 9 (5.14%) Marketing
6 5 (2.86%) Billing
6 5 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.29%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.71%) Digital Economy
9 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.57%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (70.29%) Project Manager
2 44 (25.14%) IT Manager
3 43 (24.57%) IT Project Manager
4 21 (12.00%) Senior Manager
4 21 (12.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 17 (9.71%) Software Project Manager
6 16 (9.14%) Analyst
7 12 (6.86%) Agile Project Manager
7 12 (6.86%) Infrastructure Manager
8 11 (6.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 10 (5.71%) Banking Project Manager
10 9 (5.14%) Mortgage Project Manager
10 9 (5.14%) Retail Banking Project Manager
11 8 (4.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 7 (4.00%) Delivery Project Manager
12 7 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
12 7 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
12 7 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
12 7 (4.00%) Project Support Manager
12 7 (4.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.57%) .NET
2 2 (1.14%) Spring
3 1 (0.57%) CSS
3 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.43%) PMI
2 12 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.86%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.00%) FMCG
4 5 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.86%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.29%) IPTV
5 4 (2.29%) Over-the-Top Content
5 4 (2.29%) STB
5 4 (2.29%) Video on Demand
6 3 (1.71%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.57%) Clustering
8 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.57%) Fintech
8 1 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.00%) Windows
2 10 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (5.14%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.57%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.57%) Linux
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (73.14%) Project Management
2 95 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (21.71%) Change Management
5 37 (21.14%) Project Planning
6 35 (20.00%) SDLC
7 31 (17.71%) Scrum
8 29 (16.57%) Waterfall
9 28 (16.00%) Programme Management
10 24 (13.71%) Software Delivery
11 22 (12.57%) CRM
12 18 (10.29%) Business Analysis
13 15 (8.57%) Contract Management
14 14 (8.00%) Project Governance
14 14 (8.00%) Supplier Management
15 13 (7.43%) PRINCE
16 12 (6.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 11 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (6.29%) ITIL
18 10 (5.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.29%) Java
2 2 (1.14%) SQL
3 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (41.14%) PMP
2 56 (32.00%) PMI Certification
3 41 (23.43%) Degree
4 32 (18.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (6.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.29%) APMP
7 4 (2.29%) ISEB
7 4 (2.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.57%) CISM
9 1 (0.57%) CISSP
9 1 (0.57%) HND
9 1 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.57%) MBA
9 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.29%) PMO
2 11 (6.29%) PMBOK
3 5 (2.86%) QA
4 4 (2.29%) GDPR
5 3 (1.71%) P3O
6 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) SCCM
1 2 (1.14%) SCOM
1 2 (1.14%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (23.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.86%) VMware
3 11 (6.29%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.00%) Google
5 5 (2.86%) iManage
6 4 (2.29%) Epicor
6 4 (2.29%) Progress
6 4 (2.29%) Sage
6 4 (2.29%) SAP
7 2 (1.14%) HP
8 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco
8 1 (0.57%) Citrix
8 1 (0.57%) IBM
8 1 (0.57%) Infor
8 1 (0.57%) Intapp
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle
8 1 (0.57%) Tagetik