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

PRINCE
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 708 701 627
Rank change year-on-year -7 -74 -70
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE 473 530 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.33% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 385 402 616
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £38,250 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 149,742 160,074 174,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.03% 91.55% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 119,107 126,320 145,060
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE in the UK

PRINCE
Top 15 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 October 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 +3 456 £60,000 +9.09% 42
UK excluding London -57 249 £50,000 - 24
London +68 219 £70,000 +7.69% 18
South East +39 115 £55,000 - 6
North of England -26 54 £45,000 -10.00% 4
North West -13 47 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South West -14 23 £42,500 -5.56% 9
Midlands -31 23 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East of England +15 20 £57,500 +15.00% 1
West Midlands +10 16 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Scotland +1 8 £47,500 +14.46%
Wales -8 7 £47,500 +18.75%
East Midlands -33 7 £26,000 -45.26% 2
Yorkshire +11 5 £40,000 -27.27% 1
North East -10 2 £50,000 +4.17%

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 329 (69.56%) Project Management
2 281 (59.41%) PRINCE2
3 269 (56.87%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (38.69%) PMI Certification
5 179 (37.84%) Finance
6 116 (24.52%) PMP
6 116 (24.52%) Problem-Solving
7 112 (23.68%) ITIL
8 105 (22.20%) PMI
9 104 (21.99%) Degree
10 102 (21.56%) Waterfall
11 101 (21.35%) Microsoft
12 100 (21.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 71 (15.01%) Microsoft Azure
14 70 (14.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 69 (14.59%) Scrum
16 66 (13.95%) Programme Management
17 64 (13.53%) SQL
18 56 (11.84%) Legal
18 56 (11.84%) PMO
19 53 (11.21%) Change Management
19 53 (11.21%) Oracle
19 53 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
20 52 (10.99%) SDLC
21 49 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
21 49 (10.36%) RUP
22 48 (10.15%) CMMI
23 45 (9.51%) Retail
24 44 (9.30%) Business Analysis
25 43 (9.09%) Microsoft Project

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 28 (5.92%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.29%) WebLogic
3 24 (5.07%) JBoss
4 11 (2.33%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.69%) SAS
6 6 (1.27%) Alfresco
6 6 (1.27%) Confluence
6 6 (1.27%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.63%) WordPress
8 1 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 43 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
2 27 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 19 (4.02%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.85%) Gephi
6 4 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.85%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.63%) Lawson
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.42%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Maximo
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 71 (15.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (8.25%) Office 365
3 37 (7.82%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (6.55%) SaaS
5 23 (4.86%) IaaS
6 22 (4.65%) PaaS
7 8 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.85%) G Suite
9 4 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.42%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.42%) FinancialForce
11 2 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.21%) Asana
12 1 (0.21%) Boomi
12 1 (0.21%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.23%) Skype
2 18 (3.81%) VoIP
3 10 (2.11%) BIG-IP
3 10 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (1.69%) MPLS
4 8 (1.69%) WAN
5 7 (1.48%) CTI
5 7 (1.48%) Ethernet
5 7 (1.48%) LAN
6 4 (0.85%) DNS
6 4 (0.85%) Firewall
7 3 (0.63%) Internet
7 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.63%) Wireless
8 2 (0.42%) BGP
8 2 (0.42%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.42%) OSPF
8 2 (0.42%) RIP
8 2 (0.42%) SSL
8 2 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.77%) Big Data
3 25 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.96%) Oracle Exadata
5 14 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.54%) Data Mining
7 8 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.48%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.27%) Power BI
10 5 (1.06%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.85%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.85%) MySQL
11 4 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.85%) Qlik Sense
11 4 (0.85%) QlikView
12 3 (0.63%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (3.59%) JIRA
1 17 (3.59%) Subversion
2 12 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.69%) CruiseControl
4 8 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.69%) MSBuild
4 8 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 179 (37.84%) Finance
2 56 (11.84%) Legal
3 45 (9.51%) Retail
4 39 (8.25%) Banking
5 34 (7.19%) Marketing
6 18 (3.81%) Billing
7 16 (3.38%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.75%) Financial Institution
8 13 (2.75%) Front Office
8 13 (2.75%) Investment Banking
8 13 (2.75%) Manufacturing
9 12 (2.54%) Law
10 10 (2.11%) Automotive
11 9 (1.90%) Back Office
11 9 (1.90%) Electronics
12 8 (1.69%) Advertising
13 6 (1.27%) Games
14 5 (1.06%) Local Government
15 2 (0.42%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 171 (36.15%) Project Manager
2 63 (13.32%) IT Manager
3 56 (11.84%) Analyst
4 46 (9.73%) IT Project Manager
5 42 (8.88%) Delivery Manager
6 40 (8.46%) Programme Manager
7 37 (7.82%) Senior Manager
8 35 (7.40%) Senior Project Manager
9 33 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
10 31 (6.55%) Technical Manager
11 23 (4.86%) Business Analyst
11 23 (4.86%) Software Project Manager
12 21 (4.44%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
13 18 (3.81%) Consultant
13 18 (3.81%) Technical Leader
14 16 (3.38%) Implementation Manager
15 15 (3.17%) Architect
15 15 (3.17%) IT Analyst
15 15 (3.17%) Technical Project Manager
16 14 (2.96%) Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.92%) Middleware
2 25 (5.29%) .NET
3 19 (4.02%) Web Services
4 14 (2.96%) AngularJS
5 12 (2.54%) CSS
5 12 (2.54%) HTML
6 11 (2.33%) CSS3
6 11 (2.33%) HTML5
7 10 (2.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (1.69%) WCF
8 8 (1.69%) WinForms
9 6 (1.27%) Hibernate
9 6 (1.27%) Java EE
9 6 (1.27%) Node.js
9 6 (1.27%) Spring
10 5 (1.06%) jQuery
11 3 (0.63%) Velocity
12 2 (0.42%) Dojo
12 2 (0.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 105 (22.20%) PMI
2 49 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (8.03%) Management Information System
4 28 (5.92%) Data Centre
5 23 (4.86%) User Experience
6 22 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (3.59%) Computer Science
8 16 (3.38%) Fintech
9 15 (3.17%) BYOD
10 14 (2.96%) Oracle Exalytics
11 12 (2.54%) Mobile App
12 10 (2.11%) Life Science
12 10 (2.11%) Robotics
13 9 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (1.90%) Virtual Team
14 7 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.48%) Reference Data
15 6 (1.27%) Driving Licence
16 5 (1.06%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.46%) Windows
2 18 (3.81%) Linux
3 15 (3.17%) Unix
3 15 (3.17%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.33%) Solaris
5 10 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.69%) VMS
7 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.85%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) Android
10 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (69.56%) Project Management
2 281 (59.41%) PRINCE2
3 269 (56.87%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (24.52%) Problem-Solving
5 112 (23.68%) ITIL
6 102 (21.56%) Waterfall
7 100 (21.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 69 (14.59%) Scrum
9 66 (13.95%) Programme Management
10 53 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
10 53 (11.21%) Change Management
11 52 (10.99%) SDLC
12 49 (10.36%) RUP
13 48 (10.15%) CMMI
14 44 (9.30%) Business Analysis
15 42 (8.88%) Analytics
15 42 (8.88%) Service Delivery
16 39 (8.25%) Risk Management
17 38 (8.03%) Software Delivery
18 36 (7.61%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 64 (13.53%) SQL
2 18 (3.81%) C#
3 15 (3.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (2.54%) T-SQL
5 11 (2.33%) Java
6 10 (2.11%) Python
7 9 (1.90%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.48%) C
9 4 (0.85%) C++
9 4 (0.85%) R
10 3 (0.63%) PHP
11 2 (0.42%) VBA
12 1 (0.21%) COBOL
12 1 (0.21%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 183 (38.69%) PMI Certification
2 116 (24.52%) PMP
3 104 (21.99%) Degree
4 70 (14.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 22 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (2.54%) IIBA
7 11 (2.33%) CBAP
7 11 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.27%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (1.27%) CITP
9 6 (1.27%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.27%) Sun Certification
10 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
11 4 (0.85%) APMP
11 4 (0.85%) MAPM
11 4 (0.85%) MBA
12 3 (0.63%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (11.84%) PMO
2 26 (5.50%) QA
3 25 (5.29%) COBIT
4 14 (2.96%) GDPR
4 14 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (2.33%) ISO 9001
6 8 (1.69%) Data Quality
7 5 (1.06%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.63%) SEPA
9 2 (0.42%) EMIR
9 2 (0.42%) MiFID
9 2 (0.42%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.42%) SLA
10 1 (0.21%) COSO
10 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.21%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.21%) P3O
System Software
1 34 (7.19%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.42%) vSphere
5 2 (0.42%) XenApp
5 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.21%) Firmware
6 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (4.86%) SCCM
2 5 (1.06%) SCOM
3 2 (0.42%) HP NNM
3 2 (0.42%) PowerCLI
3 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.42%) vCenter Server
3 2 (0.42%) vRealize
4 1 (0.21%) Ansible
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.21%) OpenView
4 1 (0.21%) Puppet
4 1 (0.21%) Terraform
4 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 101 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 53 (11.21%) Oracle
3 30 (6.34%) SAP
4 22 (4.65%) Cisco
5 18 (3.81%) TOWER Software
6 17 (3.59%) VMware
7 16 (3.38%) CheckPoint
8 9 (1.90%) IBM
8 9 (1.90%) iManage
9 7 (1.48%) Avaya
9 7 (1.48%) Citrix
9 7 (1.48%) Google
9 7 (1.48%) McAfee
9 7 (1.48%) Riverbed
10 6 (1.27%) Cognos
10 6 (1.27%) Sybase
11 5 (1.06%) HP
11 5 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.85%) Informatica
12 4 (0.85%) JD Edwards