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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
UK / Scotland
Rank 85 60 56
Rank change year-on-year -25 -4  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 48 121 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.09% 4.12% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 4.56% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 39 96 62
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2101 2656 2745
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.27% 90.52% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1716 1680
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -25 31 £60,000 +26.31% 5
Glasgow -32 8 £45,750 -3.68% 2
Renfrewshire - 3 £42,500 -
Inverclyde +1 2 £42,750 -3.93%
Fife +3 1 £26,500 -3.63%
West Lothian - 1 £35,500 - 2
Scottish Borders - 1 £42,500 - 1
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 64 (74.42%) Project Management
2 31 (36.05%) Finance
3 28 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (29.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (24.42%) Change Management
6 18 (20.93%) Scrum
6 18 (20.93%) PMO
7 17 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (18.60%) ITIL
9 15 (17.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 15 (17.44%) Risk Management
10 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
10 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (16.28%) Degree
11 12 (13.95%) Project Governance
11 12 (13.95%) Java
12 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
13 10 (11.63%) SQL
13 10 (11.63%) Oracle
14 9 (10.47%) PMP
14 9 (10.47%) JIRA
15 8 (9.30%) MS Project
16 7 (8.14%) PL/SQL
16 7 (8.14%) PRINCE
16 7 (8.14%) Wealth Management
16 7 (8.14%) SDLC
16 7 (8.14%) FNZ
16 7 (8.14%) Sonata
17 6 (6.98%) Fintech
17 6 (6.98%) Waterfall

PRINCE2
Top Related 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 3 (3.49%) JBoss
2 2 (2.33%) Confluence
2 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.30%) MS Project
3 4 (4.65%) MS Office
4 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Sonata
2 5 (5.81%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.16%) IaaS
4 1 (1.16%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) LAN
2 2 (2.33%) Firewall
2 2 (2.33%) SAN
2 2 (2.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) JIRA
2 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.65%) Maven
3 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.33%) JBehave
3 2 (2.33%) JUnit
3 2 (2.33%) NSubstitute
3 2 (2.33%) Selenium
3 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (36.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (48.84%) Project Manager
2 16 (18.60%) Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) IT Manager
4 10 (11.63%) Consultant
5 9 (10.47%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (9.30%) PMO Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Senior Manager
6 8 (9.30%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (9.30%) Software Project Manager
7 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 7 (8.14%) Senior Software Project Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Functional Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Functional Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Technical Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Digital Project Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Senior PMO
10 4 (4.65%) Senior PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) .NET
1 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (2.33%) CSS
1 2 (2.33%) Entity Framework
1 2 (2.33%) HTML
1 2 (2.33%) REST
1 2 (2.33%) SOAP
1 2 (2.33%) WCF
1 2 (2.33%) Web Services
1 2 (2.33%) XML
1 2 (2.33%) XML Schema
1 2 (2.33%) XMPP
1 2 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) Fintech
3 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.33%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) EPoS
6 1 (1.16%) FMCG
6 1 (1.16%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (74.42%) Project Management
2 28 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (29.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (24.42%) Change Management
5 18 (20.93%) Scrum
6 16 (18.60%) ITIL
7 15 (17.44%) Risk Management
8 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (13.95%) Project Governance
10 7 (8.14%) PRINCE
10 7 (8.14%) SDLC
10 7 (8.14%) Wealth Management
11 6 (6.98%) Asset Management
11 6 (6.98%) Quality Management
11 6 (6.98%) Waterfall
12 5 (5.81%) Change Control
12 5 (5.81%) Programme Management
12 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
13 4 (4.65%) Resource Management
13 4 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.95%) Java
2 10 (11.63%) SQL
3 7 (8.14%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.33%) C
4 2 (2.33%) C#
4 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.33%) XPath
5 1 (1.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (17.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (16.28%) Degree
3 9 (10.47%) PMP
4 4 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.49%) ISEB
5 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.33%) APMP
6 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.16%) MBA
7 1 (1.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.93%) PMO
2 2 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.63%) Oracle
3 7 (8.14%) FNZ
4 5 (5.81%) SAP
5 4 (4.65%) Cisco
5 4 (4.65%) VMware
6 2 (2.33%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.33%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.16%) Avaya
7 1 (1.16%) F5
7 1 (1.16%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.16%) IBM
7 1 (1.16%) Juniper
7 1 (1.16%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
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Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bathgate
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Selkirk
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Lanarkshire
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Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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