Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 85 43
Rank change year-on-year -11 -42 -2
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 47 74 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.27% 2.82% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 3.17% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 67 151
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -7.22% +29.33%
10th Percentile £30,800 £28,741 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £51,249 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% -

PRINCE2 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1865 2336 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.92% 88.99% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1999 1958
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Wales

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Wales.

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in Wales

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Wales

PRINCE2
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 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
South Wales +2 39 £41,250 -8.33% 5
West Wales -13 5 £37,500 -16.67% 1
North Wales -2 3 £40,000 +6.67% 1
PRINCE2
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 36 (76.60%) Project Management
2 21 (44.68%) Finance
3 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Project
3 16 (34.04%) ITIL
3 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (29.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
5 13 (27.66%) Change Management
6 10 (21.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (17.02%) SDLC
9 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (14.89%) PMO
9 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (14.89%) Project Planning
9 7 (14.89%) Degree
10 6 (12.77%) Retail
10 6 (12.77%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
11 5 (10.64%) Process Improvement
11 5 (10.64%) SQL
11 5 (10.64%) ERP
11 5 (10.64%) PRINCE
11 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
12 4 (8.51%) PMP
12 4 (8.51%) ISEB
12 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
12 4 (8.51%) CRM
12 4 (8.51%) Windows

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.38%) Advertising
4 3 (6.38%) Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Romanian Language
5 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Welsh Language
6 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.13%) Avionics
6 1 (2.13%) Military
6 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Project Manager
2 4 (8.51%) Analyst
2 4 (8.51%) Senior Manager
2 4 (8.51%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Business Change Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Business Change Project Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Product Specialist
4 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Business Manager
4 2 (4.26%) CRM Manager
4 2 (4.26%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (4.26%) ERP Manager
4 2 (4.26%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
4 2 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.13%) Business Systems Manager
5 1 (2.13%) Junior
5 1 (2.13%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) NHS
3 2 (4.26%) SCADA
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.13%) CMDB
4 1 (2.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Project Management
2 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) ITIL
3 13 (27.66%) Change Management
4 8 (17.02%) SDLC
4 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (14.89%) Project Planning
6 6 (12.77%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 5 (10.64%) ERP
7 5 (10.64%) PRINCE
7 5 (10.64%) Process Improvement
7 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
8 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) CRM
8 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.51%) Resource Management
8 4 (8.51%) Scrum
8 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C
3 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (14.89%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) ISEB
4 4 (8.51%) PMP
5 3 (6.38%) APMP
5 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) PMO
2 3 (6.38%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) GDPR
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.26%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) BMC
3 2 (4.26%) HP
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore