Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 96 77
Rank change year-on-year +8 -19 +17
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 43 30 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.35% 1.66% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 1.84% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 52
Wales median annual salary £50,500 £43,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.09% - -3.33%
10th Percentile £38,768 £30,800 £29,025
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +2.94%

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 1,649 1,632 1,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.26% 90.47% 93.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,414 1,347 1,460
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020. 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 -4 32 £51,250 +20.59% 6
West Wales +9 11 £50,500 +31.17% 1
PRINCE2
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 29 (67.44%) Project Management
2 27 (62.79%) Finance
2 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Project
3 18 (41.86%) Waterfall
4 16 (37.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 16 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (34.88%) Project Delivery
6 11 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (23.26%) PMO
8 9 (20.93%) Degree
8 9 (20.93%) Change Management
9 8 (18.60%) Windows
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
9 8 (18.60%) Project Planning
10 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (16.28%) Linux
10 7 (16.28%) PMP
10 7 (16.28%) PMI Certification
11 6 (13.95%) CMMI
11 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
11 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
11 6 (13.95%) Scrum
11 6 (13.95%) Coaching
12 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
12 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
12 5 (11.63%) Logistics
12 5 (11.63%) Wireless
12 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
12 5 (11.63%) Cisco

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:

Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) IaaS
1 2 (4.65%) PaaS
1 2 (4.65%) Smartsheet
2 1 (2.33%) AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) DHCP
1 5 (11.63%) DNS
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
1 5 (11.63%) LAN
1 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
1 5 (11.63%) VoIP
1 5 (11.63%) WAN
1 5 (11.63%) Wireless
General
1 27 (62.79%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Advertising
3 3 (6.98%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.28%) IT Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Principal Project Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Programme Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Finance Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Payments Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) PMO Lead
5 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Risk Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Risk Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.98%) PMI
4 2 (4.65%) Tandem
5 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Unix
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Project Management
2 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) Waterfall
4 16 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (34.88%) Project Delivery
6 11 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (20.93%) Change Management
8 8 (18.60%) Project Planning
9 6 (13.95%) CMMI
9 6 (13.95%) Coaching
9 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
9 6 (13.95%) Scrum
9 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
10 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
10 5 (11.63%) Customer-Centricity
10 5 (11.63%) ITIL
10 5 (11.63%) Logistics
10 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
11 4 (9.30%) Migration
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (20.93%) Degree
3 7 (16.28%) PMI Certification
3 7 (16.28%) PMP
4 5 (11.63%) Master's Degree
5 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (4.65%) CISM
6 2 (4.65%) CISSP
6 2 (4.65%) ISEB
6 2 (4.65%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (4.65%) PgMP
7 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) PMO
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco
3 2 (4.65%) Avaya
3 2 (4.65%) Citrix
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) SAP