Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 100 126
Rank change year-on-year -3 +26 -52
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 137 147 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.54% 2.61% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 2.83% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 98 86 69
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £34,875 £30,140
90th Percentile £60,375 £62,500 £72,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.94% -1.90% +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 5,004 5,191 4,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.86% 92.02% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,214 3,314 2,950
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -13 55 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Glasgow +3 46 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Inverclyde +6 11 £40,250 -3.01%
Aberdeen +8 6 £45,000 +21.62%
Scottish Borders - 5 £52,500 -
Stirling - 4 £40,000 -
West Lothian -21 3 £45,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £44,000 -
Fife +2 1 - -
Highlands -3 1 £60,000 -
Dundee - 1 £31,547 -
PRINCE2
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 107 (78.10%) Project Management
2 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (30.66%) Finance
4 37 (27.01%) PMI Certification
5 34 (24.82%) Microsoft
6 32 (23.36%) Degree
7 31 (22.63%) ITIL
8 27 (19.71%) PMI
9 23 (16.79%) PMO
10 22 (16.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (16.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 20 (14.60%) PMP
11 20 (14.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 18 (13.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (12.41%) Risk Management
13 17 (12.41%) Telecoms
13 17 (12.41%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (12.41%) Microsoft Excel
13 17 (12.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 17 (12.41%) Marketing
14 16 (11.68%) Matrix Management
14 16 (11.68%) Quality Management
14 16 (11.68%) Service Delivery
14 16 (11.68%) Change Management
14 16 (11.68%) Programme Management
15 15 (10.95%) CRM
15 15 (10.95%) Cisco
15 15 (10.95%) Driving Licence
15 15 (10.95%) Contract Management
16 14 (10.22%) Data Centre

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 1 (0.73%) MS Project Server
1 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (12.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (12.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 12 (8.76%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.73%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.30%) IaaS
1 10 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.84%) SaaS
3 6 (4.38%) Office 365
4 2 (1.46%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.73%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.73%) PaaS
5 1 (0.73%) Slack
5 1 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.76%) Firewall
2 7 (5.11%) LAN
2 7 (5.11%) Skype
2 7 (5.11%) Unified Communications
2 7 (5.11%) WAN
3 5 (3.65%) Wireless
4 4 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.19%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (2.19%) Internet
5 3 (2.19%) Network Security
6 2 (1.46%) DHCP
6 2 (1.46%) DNS
6 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.57%) GIS
2 3 (2.19%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.73%) Big Data
3 1 (0.73%) QlikView
3 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.73%) JIRA
General
1 42 (30.66%) Finance
2 17 (12.41%) Marketing
2 17 (12.41%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.11%) Billing
3 7 (5.11%) Retail
4 5 (3.65%) Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Law
6 1 (0.73%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (53.28%) Project Manager
2 24 (17.52%) Infrastructure Manager
3 21 (15.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 20 (14.60%) IT Manager
5 18 (13.14%) IT Project Manager
6 11 (8.03%) Analyst
6 11 (8.03%) Senior Manager
6 11 (8.03%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (6.57%) PMO Lead
8 8 (5.84%) Programme Manager
9 6 (4.38%) Service Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Cisco Project Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Development Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Development Project Manager
11 4 (2.92%) Delivery Manager
12 3 (2.19%) Administrator
12 3 (2.19%) IT Administrator
12 3 (2.19%) Software Development Manager
12 3 (2.19%) Software Project Manager
12 3 (2.19%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) CGI
2 4 (2.92%) .NET
3 3 (2.19%) OAuth
3 3 (2.19%) OAuth2
3 3 (2.19%) SAML
4 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.73%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.73%) Middleware
4 1 (0.73%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.71%) PMI
2 15 (10.95%) Driving Licence
3 14 (10.22%) Data Centre
4 13 (9.49%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.19%) Cyberattack
9 2 (1.46%) FMCG
10 1 (0.73%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.73%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.73%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.73%) Robotics
10 1 (0.73%) SCADA
10 1 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.73%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.46%) Windows
1 2 (1.46%) Windows Server
1 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.73%) Android
2 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (78.10%) Project Management
2 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (22.63%) ITIL
4 22 (16.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (13.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (12.41%) Risk Management
7 16 (11.68%) Change Management
7 16 (11.68%) Matrix Management
7 16 (11.68%) Programme Management
7 16 (11.68%) Quality Management
7 16 (11.68%) Service Delivery
8 15 (10.95%) Contract Management
8 15 (10.95%) CRM
9 14 (10.22%) Six Sigma
10 12 (8.76%) Commercial Awareness
10 12 (8.76%) Network Planning
11 11 (8.03%) Change Control
12 9 (6.57%) Coaching
12 9 (6.57%) Resource Management
13 8 (5.84%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.92%) C
1 4 (2.92%) C#
2 2 (1.46%) Java
2 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (27.01%) PMI Certification
2 32 (23.36%) Degree
3 22 (16.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 20 (14.60%) PMP
4 20 (14.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (4.38%) APMP
5 6 (4.38%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.38%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.92%) CCNA
7 4 (2.92%) ISTQB
8 3 (2.19%) CCNP
9 2 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.46%) Master's Degree
9 2 (1.46%) MCP
9 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 1 (0.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 1 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.79%) PMO
2 9 (6.57%) SLA
3 8 (5.84%) P3O
4 6 (4.38%) GDPR
5 5 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (2.19%) ISO 9001
6 3 (2.19%) PMBOK
7 2 (1.46%) COBIT
7 2 (1.46%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.46%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.73%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (24.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.41%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (10.95%) Cisco
4 7 (5.11%) NEC
5 2 (1.46%) SAP
6 1 (0.73%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle
6 1 (0.73%) Saba