Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE
UK
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 749 648 570
Rank change year-on-year -101 -78 -91
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE 452 588 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.38% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 340 481 725
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% -7.27% -
10th Percentile £35,250 £36,097 £36,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% -7.41%

PRINCE 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156,453 154,494 180,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.82% 90.55% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 125,648 126,607 150,063
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PRINCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in the UK

PRINCE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE.

Salary trend for PRINCE in the UK

PRINCE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE in the UK

PRINCE
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the UK over the 6 months to 27 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
England -81 434 £57,500 +10.58% 36
UK excluding London -113 244 £50,000 +2.04% 22
London -4 200 £60,000 -7.69% 17
North of England -20 82 £47,500 -5.00% 7
South East -56 64 £52,500 +5.00% 7
North West -10 57 £48,500 +21.25% 4
Midlands +14 35 £47,500 +5.56% 1
South West -31 27 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Midlands +7 20 £47,500 +5.56% 1
East of England -12 20 £60,000 - 3
Yorkshire +4 18 £47,500 -13.64% 3
East Midlands -12 15 £55,000 +22.22%
North East -23 7 £30,000 -33.33%
Scotland -42 7 £42,500 -
Wales +1 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Channel Islands - 4 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing PRINCE 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 with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 262 (57.96%) Project Management
2 259 (57.30%) PRINCE2
3 244 (53.98%) Agile Software Development
4 191 (42.26%) Finance
5 123 (27.21%) PMI Certification
6 103 (22.79%) Degree
7 99 (21.90%) ITIL
8 90 (19.91%) Microsoft
9 87 (19.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 83 (18.36%) Waterfall
11 80 (17.70%) PMI
12 76 (16.81%) Risk Management
13 74 (16.37%) Scrum
14 71 (15.71%) PMP
15 65 (14.38%) SDLC
16 63 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
17 61 (13.50%) SQL
17 61 (13.50%) Programme Management
18 58 (12.83%) Banking
19 52 (11.50%) Change Management
20 50 (11.06%) Windows
21 47 (10.40%) PMO
22 46 (10.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 45 (9.96%) .NET
23 45 (9.96%) Oracle
24 44 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
25 41 (9.07%) SQL Server
26 40 (8.85%) Microsoft Project
27 38 (8.41%) Business Analysis
28 35 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 19 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.43%) JBoss
2 11 (2.43%) WebLogic
3 7 (1.55%) IIS
3 7 (1.55%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.11%) SAS
5 4 (0.88%) OpenStack
5 4 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.66%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.44%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.44%) Confluence
7 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.44%) WordPress
8 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (8.85%) Microsoft Project
2 34 (7.52%) MS Visio
3 31 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
4 27 (5.97%) Microsoft Excel
5 20 (4.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.88%) Gephi
6 4 (0.88%) SPSS
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.66%) Lawson
2 3 (0.66%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.44%) Maximo
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.22%) Infor CloudSuite
4 1 (0.22%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.22%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.22%) Movex
4 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (7.52%) SaaS
3 26 (5.75%) IaaS
4 15 (3.32%) Office 365
5 14 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (3.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (3.10%) PaaS
6 4 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.66%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.44%) G Suite
8 2 (0.44%) GitHub
9 1 (0.22%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.88%) WAN
2 12 (2.65%) LAN
3 9 (1.99%) DNS
4 7 (1.55%) Firewall
5 6 (1.33%) BIG-IP
5 6 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (1.33%) DHCP
5 6 (1.33%) Internet
5 6 (1.33%) SMS
6 5 (1.11%) MPLS
7 4 (0.88%) Skype
8 3 (0.66%) CTI
8 3 (0.66%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.66%) HTTP
8 3 (0.66%) SAN
8 3 (0.66%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.66%) VoIP
8 3 (0.66%) VPN
9 2 (0.44%) RIP
9 2 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.07%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (3.10%) Azure SQL Database
5 11 (2.43%) Big Data
6 7 (1.55%) Blockchain
6 7 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (1.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 7 (1.55%) SAP BW
7 6 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.11%) MySQL
8 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.88%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (0.66%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (3.98%) Subversion
3 16 (3.54%) Git (software)
4 14 (3.10%) CruiseControl
4 14 (3.10%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.10%) MSBuild
4 14 (3.10%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.65%) JIRA
6 7 (1.55%) HP UFT
6 7 (1.55%) Selenium
6 7 (1.55%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.66%) JDeveloper
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.22%) YouTrack
General
1 191 (42.26%) Finance
2 58 (12.83%) Banking
3 34 (7.52%) Legal
4 32 (7.08%) Retail
5 22 (4.87%) Investment Banking
6 19 (4.20%) Law
7 18 (3.98%) Advertising
8 16 (3.54%) Back Office
8 16 (3.54%) Marketing
9 14 (3.10%) Telecoms
10 13 (2.88%) Financial Institution
11 10 (2.21%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.11%) Billing
12 5 (1.11%) Electronics
13 4 (0.88%) Games
13 4 (0.88%) German Language
13 4 (0.88%) Local Government
13 4 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.88%) Wholesale Banking
14 3 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 160 (35.40%) Project Manager
2 65 (14.38%) Analyst
3 33 (7.30%) IT Manager
3 33 (7.30%) Software Project Manager
4 32 (7.08%) Business Analyst
5 26 (5.75%) Agile Project Manager
6 24 (5.31%) Consultant
6 24 (5.31%) Technical Manager
7 22 (4.87%) Change Manager
7 22 (4.87%) IT Project Manager
8 21 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
8 21 (4.65%) Senior Manager
9 20 (4.42%) Delivery Manager
9 20 (4.42%) Developer
10 19 (4.20%) Delivery Project Manager
10 19 (4.20%) PMO Analyst
10 19 (4.20%) Programme Manager
10 19 (4.20%) Technical Project Manager
11 18 (3.98%) Senior Project Manager
12 17 (3.76%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (9.96%) .NET
2 24 (5.31%) Web Services
3 19 (4.20%) AngularJS
4 18 (3.98%) Middleware
5 14 (3.10%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (3.10%) WCF
5 14 (3.10%) WinForms
6 12 (2.65%) XML
7 10 (2.21%) CSS
7 10 (2.21%) HTML
8 4 (0.88%) CSS3
8 4 (0.88%) Hibernate
8 4 (0.88%) HTML5
8 4 (0.88%) Java EE
8 4 (0.88%) Node.js
8 4 (0.88%) SOAP
8 4 (0.88%) Spring
8 4 (0.88%) XSL
9 3 (0.66%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 80 (17.70%) PMI
2 31 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.97%) Fintech
4 23 (5.09%) Management Information System
5 20 (4.42%) Virtual Team
6 16 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.43%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.43%) User Experience
8 9 (1.99%) Equities
9 7 (1.55%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.33%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.11%) Derivative
11 5 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.11%) Life Science
11 5 (1.11%) OTC Derivatives
12 4 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (0.88%) Oracle Exalytics
12 4 (0.88%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 50 (11.06%) Windows
2 26 (5.75%) Linux
3 21 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.10%) VMS
5 11 (2.43%) Solaris
5 11 (2.43%) Unix
6 9 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.66%) SUSE
8 3 (0.66%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.44%) Android
9 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (57.96%) Project Management
2 259 (57.30%) PRINCE2
3 244 (53.98%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (21.90%) ITIL
5 87 (19.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 83 (18.36%) Waterfall
7 76 (16.81%) Risk Management
8 74 (16.37%) Scrum
9 65 (14.38%) SDLC
10 63 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
11 61 (13.50%) Programme Management
12 52 (11.50%) Change Management
13 44 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
14 38 (8.41%) Business Analysis
15 34 (7.52%) Service Delivery
15 34 (7.52%) Software Delivery
16 33 (7.30%) Analytics
17 29 (6.42%) Six Sigma
17 29 (6.42%) Workflow
18 28 (6.19%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (13.50%) SQL
2 22 (4.87%) C#
3 18 (3.98%) Java
4 15 (3.32%) T-SQL
5 13 (2.88%) C
6 11 (2.43%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.99%) Python
8 8 (1.77%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.55%) C++
10 4 (0.88%) R
11 3 (0.66%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.66%) COBOL
11 3 (0.66%) Korn
11 3 (0.66%) Perl
11 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.22%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 123 (27.21%) PMI Certification
2 103 (22.79%) Degree
3 71 (15.71%) PMP
4 46 (10.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 16 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.99%) APMP
7 9 (1.99%) MBA
7 9 (1.99%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.77%) CCNA
9 7 (1.55%) CISSP
9 7 (1.55%) IIBA
10 6 (1.33%) CAPM
10 6 (1.33%) MCSA
11 5 (1.11%) MCSE
12 4 (0.88%) Chartered Engineer
12 4 (0.88%) CISM
12 4 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.40%) PMO
2 31 (6.86%) QA
3 17 (3.76%) GDPR
4 15 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (2.43%) COBIT
6 5 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.11%) SLA
7 4 (0.88%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.66%) EMIR
8 3 (0.66%) MiFID
9 2 (0.44%) COSO
9 2 (0.44%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.44%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.43%) Hyper-V
2 11 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.66%) Docker
3 3 (0.66%) vSphere
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.22%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.22%) Xen
5 1 (0.22%) XenApp
5 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.55%) SCCM
2 5 (1.11%) SCOM
3 3 (0.66%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.66%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 2 (0.44%) HP NNM
4 2 (0.44%) PowerCLI
4 2 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.44%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.44%) vRealize
5 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.22%) OpenView
5 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (19.91%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.96%) Oracle
3 22 (4.87%) SAP
4 20 (4.42%) VMware
5 15 (3.32%) Cisco
6 14 (3.10%) Citrix
6 14 (3.10%) Sitecore
7 10 (2.21%) CheckPoint
8 9 (1.99%) IBM
8 9 (1.99%) TOWER Software
9 8 (1.77%) HP
10 5 (1.11%) Capita
11 4 (0.88%) Gemalto
11 4 (0.88%) Google
11 4 (0.88%) PayPal
11 4 (0.88%) Sybase
11 4 (0.88%) VeriFone
12 3 (0.66%) hybris
12 3 (0.66%) Riverbed
12 3 (0.66%) Siebel