Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 710 609 607
Rank change year-on-year -101 -2 -135
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE 542 724 938
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% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 404 623 759
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,300 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
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 161950 169183 194286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.41% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 127926 140515 160119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -75 511 £55,000 - 29
UK excluding London -32 335 £50,000 - 20
London -68 199 £60,000 -4.00% 13
North of England +33 100 £50,000 - 4
South East +16 92 £57,500 +9.52% 7
North West +19 78 £50,000 +14.29% 3
Midlands -15 63 £45,000 -5.26% 4
West Midlands -20 36 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South West -20 28 £42,500 -4.49% 1
East Midlands +20 27 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East of England +16 27 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +3 19 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Wales +22 12 £40,000 -24.17%
Scotland 0 12 £41,500 +6.41% 4
North East +6 3 £37,500 +4.17%
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing PRINCE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 351 (64.76%) PRINCE2
2 327 (60.33%) Project Management
3 289 (53.32%) Agile Software Development
4 202 (37.27%) Finance
5 138 (25.46%) PMI Certification
6 136 (25.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 122 (22.51%) Waterfall
8 119 (21.96%) Degree
9 116 (21.40%) ITIL
10 110 (20.30%) Microsoft
11 103 (19.00%) PMI
12 100 (18.45%) Business Analysis
13 89 (16.42%) Scrum
14 85 (15.68%) SDLC
15 79 (14.58%) Banking
16 70 (12.92%) PMP
16 70 (12.92%) Microsoft Project
17 66 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
18 64 (11.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 55 (10.15%) SQL
19 55 (10.15%) SharePoint
20 54 (9.96%) Risk Management
21 51 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
22 50 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
23 49 (9.04%) PMO
24 48 (8.86%) Change Control
25 47 (8.67%) Retail
26 45 (8.30%) Change Management
26 45 (8.30%) Presales
27 43 (7.93%) .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 55 (10.15%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.77%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.77%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.21%) WebLogic
4 11 (2.03%) JBoss
5 10 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.48%) CICS
6 8 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.11%) CMS
8 3 (0.55%) IIS
8 3 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.55%) Sitefinity
8 3 (0.55%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.37%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.18%) Confluence
10 1 (0.18%) Ethereum
10 1 (0.18%) Hyperledger
10 1 (0.18%) Moodle
10 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 70 (12.92%) Microsoft Project
2 51 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (6.09%) MS Visio
4 16 (2.95%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (2.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.37%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (4.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.74%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.55%) Lawson
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.55%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.55%) SAP Retail
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.37%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.37%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.37%) SAP PLM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 37 (6.83%) Office 365
2 15 (2.77%) SaaS
3 13 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.11%) Dropbox
5 4 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.74%) PaaS
6 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.37%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.75%) WAN
2 38 (7.01%) LAN
3 19 (3.51%) Firewall
3 19 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (2.03%) VoIP
5 10 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (1.85%) DNS
6 9 (1.66%) Internet
6 9 (1.66%) VLAN
7 5 (0.92%) DHCP
7 5 (0.92%) Network Security
7 5 (0.92%) VPN
8 4 (0.74%) SAN
9 2 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.37%) HTTP
9 2 (0.37%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.37%) Skype
9 2 (0.37%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.37%) Wireless
10 1 (0.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (3.69%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.58%) Big Data
4 12 (2.21%) Data Mart
5 8 (1.48%) DB2
6 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.92%) Power BI
8 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.55%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.18%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.18%) OLTP
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.18%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 28 (5.17%) JIRA
2 11 (2.03%) ClearCase
2 11 (2.03%) Subversion
3 4 (0.74%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.18%) JUnit
4 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 202 (37.27%) Finance
2 79 (14.58%) Banking
3 47 (8.67%) Retail
4 35 (6.46%) Investment Banking
5 27 (4.98%) Financial Institution
6 24 (4.43%) Law
7 20 (3.69%) Marketing
8 17 (3.14%) Manufacturing
9 15 (2.77%) Telecoms
10 12 (2.21%) Automotive
11 11 (2.03%) Legal
12 10 (1.85%) Back Office
13 7 (1.29%) Retail Banking
14 6 (1.11%) Advertising
14 6 (1.11%) Local Government
15 4 (0.74%) Billing
15 4 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (0.74%) Electronics
16 3 (0.55%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 194 (35.79%) Project Manager
2 93 (17.16%) Analyst
3 65 (11.99%) Business Analyst
4 43 (7.93%) IT Manager
5 35 (6.46%) Agile Project Manager
6 31 (5.72%) Senior Manager
7 29 (5.35%) IT Project Manager
7 29 (5.35%) Senior Project Manager
8 28 (5.17%) Service Manager
9 26 (4.80%) Consultant
9 26 (4.80%) Software Project Manager
10 25 (4.61%) Architect
11 21 (3.87%) Banking Analyst
11 21 (3.87%) Banking Business Analyst
12 19 (3.51%) Agile Business Analyst
13 17 (3.14%) Coordinator
13 17 (3.14%) Developer
13 17 (3.14%) Lead Business Analyst
14 16 (2.95%) Programme Manager
14 16 (2.95%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (7.93%) .NET
2 29 (5.35%) Web Services
3 22 (4.06%) XML
4 16 (2.95%) ASP.NET
5 13 (2.40%) J2EE
5 13 (2.40%) JMS
6 11 (2.03%) EJB
6 11 (2.03%) Hibernate
6 11 (2.03%) JSP
6 11 (2.03%) Servlets
6 11 (2.03%) Struts
6 11 (2.03%) WSDL
6 11 (2.03%) XSD
7 9 (1.66%) CSS
7 9 (1.66%) HTML
7 9 (1.66%) SOAP
8 4 (0.74%) COM
9 3 (0.55%) jQuery
9 3 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.55%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 103 (19.00%) PMI
2 66 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.24%) Data Centre
3 23 (4.24%) Equities
3 23 (4.24%) Hedge funds
4 21 (3.87%) Fixed Income
5 20 (3.69%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.32%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.77%) Mainframe
8 13 (2.40%) Virtual Team
9 12 (2.21%) Life Science
10 9 (1.66%) Derivative
11 8 (1.48%) CCTV
12 6 (1.11%) iPad
13 5 (0.92%) Clustering
13 5 (0.92%) Fintech
13 5 (0.92%) NHS
14 4 (0.74%) Driving Licence
14 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.72%) Windows
2 23 (4.24%) Windows Server
3 14 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (1.85%) Unix
4 10 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.92%) Linux
6 3 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.55%) Solaris
7 2 (0.37%) SUSE
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (64.76%) PRINCE2
2 327 (60.33%) Project Management
3 289 (53.32%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (25.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 122 (22.51%) Waterfall
6 116 (21.40%) ITIL
7 100 (18.45%) Business Analysis
8 89 (16.42%) Scrum
9 85 (15.68%) SDLC
10 54 (9.96%) Risk Management
11 50 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
12 48 (8.86%) Change Control
13 45 (8.30%) Change Management
13 45 (8.30%) Presales
14 42 (7.75%) CRM
14 42 (7.75%) Service Management
15 40 (7.38%) Mentoring
16 36 (6.64%) ERP
16 36 (6.64%) Information Security
16 36 (6.64%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 55 (10.15%) SQL
2 29 (5.35%) Java
3 21 (3.87%) JavaScript
4 19 (3.51%) C#
5 8 (1.48%) Assembly Language
5 8 (1.48%) COBOL
5 8 (1.48%) VB.NET
6 7 (1.29%) C
7 5 (0.92%) PowerShell
7 5 (0.92%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.74%) C++
8 4 (0.74%) Python
9 3 (0.55%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.55%) Perl
9 3 (0.55%) TypeScript
9 3 (0.55%) VB
10 2 (0.37%) Korn
11 1 (0.18%) Ruby
11 1 (0.18%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 138 (25.46%) PMI Certification
2 119 (21.96%) Degree
3 70 (12.92%) PMP
4 64 (11.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 21 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (2.58%) CCNA
9 12 (2.21%) CISSP
10 9 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (1.48%) APMP
11 8 (1.48%) VCP5
11 8 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.29%) MCSA
13 6 (1.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 6 (1.11%) Security Cleared
14 5 (0.92%) MCSE
14 5 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (0.92%) SC Cleared
15 4 (0.74%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (9.04%) PMO
2 32 (5.90%) QA
3 16 (2.95%) SLA
4 15 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.48%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.48%) MiFID
6 5 (0.92%) GDPR
6 5 (0.92%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.74%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.74%) NEBOSH
7 4 (0.74%) P3O
8 3 (0.55%) COBIT
8 3 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.55%) EMIR
8 3 (0.55%) ISO 22301
8 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.18%) COSO
10 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 18 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.92%) vSphere
5 3 (0.55%) Docker
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.66%) SCCM
2 7 (1.29%) SCOM
3 5 (0.92%) PowerCLI
3 5 (0.92%) vCenter Server
3 5 (0.92%) vRealize
4 2 (0.37%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.37%) WSUS
5 1 (0.18%) Ansible
5 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.18%) OpenView
5 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.18%) Puppet
5 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 110 (20.30%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.46%) Oracle
3 31 (5.72%) SAP
4 19 (3.51%) VMware
5 17 (3.14%) Cisco
6 16 (2.95%) Sitecore
7 11 (2.03%) Chordiant
7 11 (2.03%) F5
7 11 (2.03%) Tableau
8 10 (1.85%) Citrix
9 8 (1.48%) CheckPoint
9 8 (1.48%) Fortinet
9 8 (1.48%) IBM
9 8 (1.48%) Palo Alto
10 6 (1.11%) HP
11 4 (0.74%) Epicor
11 4 (0.74%) Google
11 4 (0.74%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.74%) Sage
11 4 (0.74%) TIBCO