Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 693 605 594
Rank change year-on-year -88 -11 -128
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE 518 672 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.38% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.43% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 385 565 696
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,350 £35,702 £36,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -4.76%

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 157,432 157,308 187,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.88% 89.54% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 128,025 129,519 155,322
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE in the UK

PRINCE
Top 17 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 24 February 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 -75 488 £55,000 +10.00% 56
UK excluding London -76 310 £50,000 +5.26% 45
London -50 198 £60,000 -7.69% 14
North of England +4 98 £47,500 -5.00% 10
South East -47 93 £57,500 +15.00% 14
North West +30 72 £53,304 +33.26% 6
Midlands +1 41 £47,500 +10.47% 14
South West -27 34 £45,000 -3.23% 1
West Midlands -2 25 £47,500 +9.20% 7
East of England -6 20 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Yorkshire -13 18 £47,500 -7.32% 3
East Midlands +4 16 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Scotland -26 13 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Wales +7 8 £30,000 -38.19% 1
North East -18 8 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Channel Islands - 2 £70,000 -
Northern Ireland -15 1 £55,000 +37.50%

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 327 (63.13%) PRINCE2
2 304 (58.69%) Project Management
3 263 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
4 184 (35.52%) Finance
5 146 (28.19%) PMI Certification
6 117 (22.59%) PMI
7 115 (22.20%) Waterfall
8 109 (21.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 109 (21.04%) Degree
9 102 (19.69%) Microsoft
10 91 (17.57%) ITIL
11 83 (16.02%) Scrum
12 79 (15.25%) Risk Management
13 78 (15.06%) Banking
14 75 (14.48%) Business Analysis
15 68 (13.13%) SDLC
16 63 (12.16%) PMP
17 55 (10.62%) Change Management
18 53 (10.23%) PMO
19 51 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
20 50 (9.65%) Programme Management
21 48 (9.27%) Microsoft Project
21 48 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
22 46 (8.88%) Microsoft Office
23 45 (8.69%) Retail
24 44 (8.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 41 (7.92%) QA
25 41 (7.92%) SQL
25 41 (7.92%) Analytics
26 40 (7.72%) .NET

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 27 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.12%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.35%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.77%) IIS
5 3 (0.58%) CICS
5 3 (0.58%) JBoss
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.58%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.39%) CMS
6 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.39%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.39%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.39%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.39%) WordPress
7 1 (0.19%) Confluence
7 1 (0.19%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (9.27%) Microsoft Project
2 46 (8.88%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (4.83%) MS Visio
4 21 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.16%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.97%) Lawson
4 5 (0.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.79%) SaaS
2 25 (4.83%) Office 365
3 17 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.93%) PaaS
5 5 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.97%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.58%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.39%) G Suite
7 2 (0.39%) GitHub
7 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.19%) IaaS
8 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.19%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.25%) WAN
2 20 (3.86%) LAN
3 12 (2.32%) Firewall
4 10 (1.93%) DNS
5 9 (1.74%) DHCP
6 7 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.97%) HTTP
7 5 (0.97%) SMS
8 4 (0.77%) Internet
8 4 (0.77%) Network Security
8 4 (0.77%) SAN
8 4 (0.77%) VPN
9 3 (0.58%) IP Telephony
9 3 (0.58%) VoIP
10 2 (0.39%) Intranet
10 2 (0.39%) Skype
11 1 (0.19%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.32%) Big Data
4 11 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (2.12%) SAP BW
5 10 (1.93%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.77%) Data Mart
8 3 (0.58%) DB2
8 3 (0.58%) MySQL
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.39%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.39%) GIS
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 10 (1.93%) JIRA
2 3 (0.58%) JDeveloper
2 3 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.39%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.39%) Subversion
3 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.19%) JUnit
General
1 184 (35.52%) Finance
2 78 (15.06%) Banking
3 45 (8.69%) Retail
4 34 (6.56%) Investment Banking
5 28 (5.41%) Law
6 26 (5.02%) Legal
7 17 (3.28%) Back Office
7 17 (3.28%) Manufacturing
8 15 (2.90%) Marketing
9 14 (2.70%) Advertising
10 12 (2.32%) Automotive
10 12 (2.32%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.74%) Local Government
11 9 (1.74%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.97%) Electronics
13 4 (0.77%) German Language
14 3 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.58%) French Language
14 3 (0.58%) Front Office
14 3 (0.58%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 204 (39.38%) Project Manager
2 92 (17.76%) Analyst
3 59 (11.39%) Business Analyst
4 47 (9.07%) Agile Project Manager
5 42 (8.11%) Software Project Manager
6 38 (7.34%) Consultant
7 35 (6.76%) IT Manager
8 27 (5.21%) Delivery Project Manager
8 27 (5.21%) IT Project Manager
8 27 (5.21%) Software Delivery Project Manager
9 24 (4.63%) Senior Manager
10 23 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
11 22 (4.25%) Change Manager
11 22 (4.25%) Technical Manager
12 19 (3.67%) Programme Manager
13 17 (3.28%) Infrastructure Manager
13 17 (3.28%) Technical Project Manager
13 17 (3.28%) Transformation Manager
14 16 (3.09%) CRM Analyst
14 16 (3.09%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (7.72%) .NET
2 16 (3.09%) XML
3 12 (2.32%) Web Services
4 8 (1.54%) CSS
4 8 (1.54%) HTML
4 8 (1.54%) Middleware
4 8 (1.54%) SOAP
5 7 (1.35%) J2EE
6 6 (1.16%) JMS
7 5 (0.97%) IBM Integration Bus
7 5 (0.97%) Rendezvous
7 5 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (0.77%) XSL
9 3 (0.58%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.58%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.58%) jQuery
9 3 (0.58%) JSON
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.58%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (0.39%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 117 (22.59%) PMI
2 48 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.90%) Equities
5 15 (2.90%) Virtual Team
6 14 (2.70%) Fintech
6 14 (2.70%) Life Science
7 12 (2.32%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.93%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.74%) Derivative
10 7 (1.35%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.16%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.16%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.16%) Robotics
11 6 (1.16%) User Experience
12 5 (0.97%) CCTV
12 5 (0.97%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.44%) Windows
2 16 (3.09%) Linux
3 15 (2.90%) Unix
4 13 (2.51%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.35%) Solaris
6 5 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.97%) SUSE
7 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (63.13%) PRINCE2
2 304 (58.69%) Project Management
3 263 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (22.20%) Waterfall
5 109 (21.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 91 (17.57%) ITIL
7 83 (16.02%) Scrum
8 79 (15.25%) Risk Management
9 75 (14.48%) Business Analysis
10 68 (13.13%) SDLC
11 55 (10.62%) Change Management
12 51 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
13 50 (9.65%) Programme Management
14 41 (7.92%) Analytics
15 38 (7.34%) Change Control
16 36 (6.95%) Software Delivery
17 35 (6.76%) ERP
18 34 (6.56%) People Management
19 33 (6.37%) Project Planning
19 33 (6.37%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (7.92%) SQL
2 21 (4.05%) Java
3 9 (1.74%) C
4 8 (1.54%) Python
5 7 (1.35%) C#
5 7 (1.35%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.16%) C++
7 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.97%) Korn
7 5 (0.97%) Perl
7 5 (0.97%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.58%) COBOL
8 3 (0.58%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.58%) TypeScript
8 3 (0.58%) VB
9 2 (0.39%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.19%) Solidity
10 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 146 (28.19%) PMI Certification
2 109 (21.04%) Degree
3 63 (12.16%) PMP
4 44 (8.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 18 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (3.09%) APMP
7 13 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (2.32%) Security Cleared
9 11 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (1.74%) CAPM
11 9 (1.74%) CCNA
11 9 (1.74%) MCSA
12 8 (1.54%) CISSP
12 8 (1.54%) MBA
12 8 (1.54%) MCSE
12 8 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (1.35%) SC Cleared
14 6 (1.16%) IIBA
15 5 (0.97%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (10.23%) PMO
2 41 (7.92%) QA
3 15 (2.90%) SLA
4 10 (1.93%) GDPR
5 9 (1.74%) COBIT
6 8 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (1.16%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.97%) MiFID
9 4 (0.77%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.77%) NEBOSH
9 4 (0.77%) P3O
10 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.19%) EMIR
11 1 (0.19%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 17 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.97%) Docker
3 5 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.97%) Kubernetes
1 5 (0.97%) SCCM
2 2 (0.39%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.19%) OpenView
3 1 (0.19%) PowerCLI
3 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.19%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.19%) vRealize
3 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 102 (19.69%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.98%) SAP
3 28 (5.41%) Oracle
4 25 (4.83%) Sitecore
5 14 (2.70%) VMware
6 13 (2.51%) Citrix
6 13 (2.51%) IBM
7 11 (2.12%) Cisco
8 7 (1.35%) CheckPoint
8 7 (1.35%) F5
8 7 (1.35%) Fortinet
8 7 (1.35%) Palo Alto
9 6 (1.16%) Epicor
9 6 (1.16%) JD Edwards
9 6 (1.16%) Sage
10 5 (0.97%) HP
10 5 (0.97%) IFS
10 5 (0.97%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.97%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.77%) Tableau