Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 742 690 624
Rank change year-on-year -52 -66 -105
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE 451 549 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.34% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 378 437 661
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £38,250 £34,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - -5.66%

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 155,135 162,234 179,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.13% 91.53% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 123,518 129,213 149,814
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,690
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.84% +0.40%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -28 436 £60,000 +14.29% 36
UK excluding London -60 233 £51,500 +3.00% 19
London +54 211 £70,000 +7.69% 17
South East +16 96 £57,500 +4.55% 13
North of England -48 49 £45,000 -10.00% 3
North West -22 44 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Midlands -18 35 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +28 25 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East of England -11 21 £55,000 -4.35%
South West -3 17 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands -20 10 £26,000 -43.78%
Wales +1 8 £46,250 +5.71%
Scotland -5 5 £50,000 +4.17%
Yorkshire 0 4 £40,000 -27.27%
Channel Islands - 3 £70,000 -
North East -19 1 £50,000 -1.96%

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 294 (65.19%) Project Management
2 272 (60.31%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (58.31%) PRINCE2
4 189 (41.91%) Finance
5 164 (36.36%) PMI Certification
6 112 (24.83%) ITIL
7 105 (23.28%) Degree
8 98 (21.73%) Problem-Solving
9 97 (21.51%) Microsoft
10 96 (21.29%) Waterfall
11 95 (21.06%) PMP
12 90 (19.96%) PMI
13 88 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 70 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
15 69 (15.30%) Scrum
16 67 (14.86%) SQL
17 63 (13.97%) SDLC
18 62 (13.75%) Oracle
19 57 (12.64%) Windows
19 57 (12.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 55 (12.20%) SQL Server
20 55 (12.20%) Programme Management
21 52 (11.53%) Risk Management
22 48 (10.64%) CMMI
22 48 (10.64%) RUP
23 47 (10.42%) Change Management
24 46 (10.20%) Microsoft Project
25 44 (9.76%) Active Directory
25 44 (9.76%) PMO
26 42 (9.31%) Service Delivery

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 33 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.32%) WebLogic
3 23 (5.10%) JBoss
4 8 (1.77%) SAS
5 6 (1.33%) Confluence
5 6 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.11%) IIS
7 4 (0.89%) Alfresco
8 3 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.67%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.67%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.67%) WordPress
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 46 (10.20%) Microsoft Project
2 29 (6.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (6.21%) MS Visio
4 20 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
4 20 (4.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.89%) Gephi
5 4 (0.89%) SPSS
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.67%) Lawson
4 3 (0.67%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.44%) Maximo
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.22%) Infor CloudSuite
6 1 (0.22%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 1 (0.22%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.22%) Movex
6 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (7.54%) Office 365
3 33 (7.32%) IaaS
4 31 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (5.54%) SaaS
6 18 (3.99%) Azure Active Directory
7 16 (3.55%) PaaS
8 4 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.89%) G Suite
9 2 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.22%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.77%) VoIP
2 12 (2.66%) LAN
2 12 (2.66%) Skype
2 12 (2.66%) WAN
3 10 (2.22%) BIG-IP
3 10 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (1.77%) MPLS
5 7 (1.55%) CTI
5 7 (1.55%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.11%) DNS
6 5 (1.11%) Firewall
7 4 (0.89%) Internet
8 3 (0.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.67%) Wireless
9 2 (0.44%) BGP
9 2 (0.44%) DHCP
9 2 (0.44%) OSPF
9 2 (0.44%) RIP
9 2 (0.44%) SMS
9 2 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.76%) Big Data
3 23 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (3.99%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.88%) Oracle Exadata
6 10 (2.22%) Data Mining
7 7 (1.55%) MySQL
7 7 (1.55%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.33%) Blockchain
8 6 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.67%) Geospatial Data
10 3 (0.67%) GIS
10 3 (0.67%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.67%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.67%) Power BI
10 3 (0.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 29 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (5.99%) Subversion
3 21 (4.66%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.43%) JIRA
5 18 (3.99%) CruiseControl
5 18 (3.99%) Jenkins
5 18 (3.99%) MSBuild
5 18 (3.99%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.55%) HP UFT
6 7 (1.55%) Selenium
6 7 (1.55%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.22%) YouTrack
General
1 189 (41.91%) Finance
2 41 (9.09%) Legal
3 39 (8.65%) Banking
4 31 (6.87%) Retail
5 27 (5.99%) Marketing
6 21 (4.66%) Law
7 20 (4.43%) Telecoms
8 18 (3.99%) Investment Banking
9 12 (2.66%) Financial Institution
9 12 (2.66%) Manufacturing
10 11 (2.44%) Billing
11 9 (2.00%) Advertising
11 9 (2.00%) Back Office
11 9 (2.00%) Front Office
12 7 (1.55%) Electronics
13 6 (1.33%) Games
14 3 (0.67%) Automotive
14 3 (0.67%) Local Government
14 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.44%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (32.59%) Project Manager
2 44 (9.76%) IT Manager
3 43 (9.53%) Analyst
4 39 (8.65%) Delivery Manager
5 32 (7.10%) Programme Manager
6 31 (6.87%) Infrastructure Manager
7 30 (6.65%) Senior Manager
8 28 (6.21%) IT Project Manager
9 27 (5.99%) Senior Project Manager
9 27 (5.99%) Technical Manager
10 22 (4.88%) Developer
11 20 (4.43%) Implementation Manager
11 20 (4.43%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
12 19 (4.21%) Business Analyst
12 19 (4.21%) Software Project Manager
12 19 (4.21%) Technical Leader
13 18 (3.99%) Technical Project Manager
14 16 (3.55%) Implementation Project Manager
14 16 (3.55%) Lead Developer
15 14 (3.10%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (8.65%) .NET
2 24 (5.32%) Middleware
2 24 (5.32%) Web Services
3 22 (4.88%) AngularJS
4 18 (3.99%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (3.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 18 (3.99%) WCF
4 18 (3.99%) WinForms
5 9 (2.00%) CSS
5 9 (2.00%) CSS3
5 9 (2.00%) HTML
5 9 (2.00%) HTML5
6 6 (1.33%) Hibernate
6 6 (1.33%) Java EE
6 6 (1.33%) Spring
7 4 (0.89%) Node.js
8 3 (0.67%) COM
8 3 (0.67%) jQuery
8 3 (0.67%) Mason
9 2 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 90 (19.96%) PMI
2 39 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (7.10%) Management Information System
4 26 (5.76%) Fintech
5 21 (4.66%) User Experience
6 20 (4.43%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (3.77%) Virtual Team
8 16 (3.55%) Mobile App
9 14 (3.10%) BYOD
10 13 (2.88%) Oracle Exalytics
11 12 (2.66%) Data Centre
12 10 (2.22%) Computer Science
13 9 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
14 6 (1.33%) Driving Licence
15 5 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (1.11%) Equities
16 4 (0.89%) Fixed Income
16 4 (0.89%) Hedge funds
16 4 (0.89%) Life Science
17 3 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 57 (12.64%) Windows
2 24 (5.32%) Linux
3 19 (4.21%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.99%) VMS
5 15 (3.33%) Unix
6 11 (2.44%) Solaris
7 10 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.44%) Android
9 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.44%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (65.19%) Project Management
2 272 (60.31%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (58.31%) PRINCE2
4 112 (24.83%) ITIL
5 98 (21.73%) Problem-Solving
6 96 (21.29%) Waterfall
7 88 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 69 (15.30%) Scrum
9 63 (13.97%) SDLC
10 55 (12.20%) Programme Management
11 52 (11.53%) Risk Management
12 48 (10.64%) CMMI
12 48 (10.64%) RUP
13 47 (10.42%) Change Management
14 42 (9.31%) Service Delivery
15 36 (7.98%) Business Analysis
16 35 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
17 33 (7.32%) Analytics
17 33 (7.32%) Software Delivery
18 32 (7.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (14.86%) SQL
2 29 (6.43%) C#
3 20 (4.43%) T-SQL
4 14 (3.10%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.66%) Java
6 10 (2.22%) Python
7 8 (1.77%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.55%) C
9 4 (0.89%) C++
9 4 (0.89%) R
10 3 (0.67%) PHP
11 2 (0.44%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 164 (36.36%) PMI Certification
2 105 (23.28%) Degree
3 95 (21.06%) PMP
4 57 (12.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 20 (4.43%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.33%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (1.33%) CITP
9 6 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.33%) Sun Certification
10 5 (1.11%) CCNA
10 5 (1.11%) CIMA
10 5 (1.11%) MBA
10 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.89%) CISM
11 4 (0.89%) CISSP
12 3 (0.67%) ACCA
12 3 (0.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.76%) PMO
2 29 (6.43%) QA
3 22 (4.88%) COBIT
4 16 (3.55%) GDPR
5 14 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.89%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.67%) ISO 22301
7 3 (0.67%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.44%) COSO
8 2 (0.44%) EMIR
8 2 (0.44%) MiFID
8 2 (0.44%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.44%) SLA
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.22%) P3O
9 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.77%) Hyper-V
2 8 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.67%) vSphere
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.22%) Firmware
5 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.22%) Xen
5 1 (0.22%) XenApp
5 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (4.21%) SCCM
2 4 (0.89%) SCOM
3 2 (0.44%) HP NNM
3 2 (0.44%) PowerCLI
3 2 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.44%) vCenter Server
3 2 (0.44%) vRealize
3 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.22%) Ansible
4 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.22%) OpenView
4 1 (0.22%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) Terraform
4 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 97 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 62 (13.75%) Oracle
3 24 (5.32%) SAP
4 23 (5.10%) Cisco
5 18 (3.99%) TOWER Software
6 17 (3.77%) CheckPoint
7 15 (3.33%) VMware
8 8 (1.77%) Citrix
8 8 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.55%) Avaya
9 7 (1.55%) McAfee
9 7 (1.55%) Riverbed
10 6 (1.33%) IBM
10 6 (1.33%) Sybase
11 5 (1.11%) Google
11 5 (1.11%) HP
12 4 (0.89%) Cognos
13 3 (0.67%) Informatica
13 3 (0.67%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.67%) Sage