Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 112 61
Rank change year-on-year +12 -51 -8
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 161 98 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.82% 2.09% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 2.26% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 135 79 209
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £36,350 £34,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £85,000 £61,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,850
% change year-on-year +2.94% +0.29% +1.70%

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 5,299 4,336 5,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.70% 92.65% 92.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3,601 2,771 3,274
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +39 106 £55,000 -0.90% 5
Glasgow -28 36 £50,000 +1.01% 4
Aberdeen -2 7 £55,000 +10.00%
West Lothian +3 6 £40,000 +12.68%
Fife -8 2 £47,500 +36.01% 2
Aberdeenshire - 1 £45,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £26,000 -
PRINCE2
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 136 (84.47%) Project Management
2 78 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (45.96%) PMP
4 71 (44.10%) Finance
5 52 (32.30%) Microsoft Project
6 51 (31.68%) PMI Certification
7 49 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 47 (29.19%) Change Management
9 41 (25.47%) Banking
10 39 (24.22%) Amazon AWS
10 39 (24.22%) SDLC
11 38 (23.60%) Project Planning
12 35 (21.74%) Microsoft
13 33 (20.50%) Retail
14 30 (18.63%) Retail Banking
15 28 (17.39%) Degree
16 26 (16.15%) Software Delivery
16 26 (16.15%) Microsoft Azure
17 25 (15.53%) Marketing
18 23 (14.29%) Programme Management
18 23 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
18 23 (14.29%) Contract Management
18 23 (14.29%) PMO
19 19 (11.80%) CRM
20 18 (11.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 18 (11.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 17 (10.56%) FMCG
21 17 (10.56%) Microsoft Office
21 17 (10.56%) Microsoft Excel
21 17 (10.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 (2.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 52 (32.30%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (10.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (10.56%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (10.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.62%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 39 (24.22%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (16.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.24%) IaaS
3 2 (1.24%) Office 365
3 2 (1.24%) PaaS
3 2 (1.24%) SaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.24%) Internet
2 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.97%) GIS
2 2 (1.24%) Big Data
2 2 (1.24%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.62%) Text Mining
General
1 71 (44.10%) Finance
2 41 (25.47%) Banking
3 33 (20.50%) Retail
4 30 (18.63%) Retail Banking
5 25 (15.53%) Marketing
6 12 (7.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.24%) Billing
7 2 (1.24%) Digital Economy
7 2 (1.24%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) Back Office
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 102 (63.35%) Project Manager
2 43 (26.71%) IT Manager
3 39 (24.22%) IT Project Manager
4 24 (14.91%) Software Project Manager
5 17 (10.56%) Senior Manager
5 17 (10.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 13 (8.07%) Mortgage Project Manager
7 12 (7.45%) Analyst
7 12 (7.45%) Retail Banking Project Manager
8 8 (4.97%) Banking Project Manager
9 7 (4.35%) Delivery Project Manager
9 7 (4.35%) Senior IT Manager
9 7 (4.35%) Senior IT Project Manager
10 6 (3.73%) Project Analyst
11 5 (3.11%) Delivery Manager
12 4 (2.48%) Agile Project Manager
12 4 (2.48%) Healthcare Manager
12 4 (2.48%) Healthcare Project Manager
12 4 (2.48%) IT Analyst
12 4 (2.48%) Pensions Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.83%) .NET
2 2 (1.24%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.56%) FMCG
2 12 (7.45%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.83%) Driving Licence
4 10 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.59%) PMI
6 2 (1.24%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.24%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.24%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.24%) SCADA
6 2 (1.24%) Social Media
7 1 (0.62%) BBC
7 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.62%) Fintech
7 1 (0.62%) IPTV
7 1 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.62%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.62%) STB
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
7 1 (0.62%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.48%) Windows
2 2 (1.24%) Android
2 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.24%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.24%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (84.47%) Project Management
2 78 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (29.19%) Change Management
5 39 (24.22%) SDLC
6 38 (23.60%) Project Planning
7 26 (16.15%) Software Delivery
8 23 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 23 (14.29%) Contract Management
8 23 (14.29%) Programme Management
9 19 (11.80%) CRM
10 15 (9.32%) Supplier Management
11 14 (8.70%) Mentoring
11 14 (8.70%) Waterfall
12 12 (7.45%) Project Governance
12 12 (7.45%) Scrum
13 11 (6.83%) Commercial Awareness
14 10 (6.21%) ITIL
14 10 (6.21%) Quality Management
14 10 (6.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.35%) C
2 3 (1.86%) Java
3 1 (0.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (45.96%) PMP
2 51 (31.68%) PMI Certification
3 28 (17.39%) Degree
4 18 (11.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (11.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.24%) APMP
6 2 (1.24%) CISM
6 2 (1.24%) CISMP
6 2 (1.24%) CISSP
6 2 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.24%) ISEB
6 2 (1.24%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 2 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.24%) SANS
6 2 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.29%) PMO
2 15 (9.32%) PMBOK
3 7 (4.35%) SLA
4 4 (2.48%) GDPR
4 4 (2.48%) P3O
5 3 (1.86%) COBIT
5 3 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.62%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.62%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) SCCM
2 1 (0.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.07%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.86%) Progress
3 3 (1.86%) VMware
4 2 (1.24%) Citrix
4 2 (1.24%) iManage
4 2 (1.24%) Saba
5 1 (0.62%) Cognos
5 1 (0.62%) Intapp