The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 38 40
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 254 337 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.98% 5.53% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 6.23% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 206 257 254
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,875 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4495 5406 4997
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.21% 88.68% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3735 4191 4131
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in the West Midlands

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in the West Midlands

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in the West Midlands

PRINCE2
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -8 108 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Warwickshire +22 28 £42,500 -19.04% 5
Coventry +3 25 £55,500 +13.26% 6
Staffordshire +11 22 £45,000 +5.88%
Solihull -3 13 £55,000 +15.78%
Shropshire -18 8 £53,500 +33.75% 2
Wolverhampton +5 7 £43,354 -21.17%
Worcestershire -17 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Walsall +6 5 £39,000 -18.75%
West Bromwich +7 3 £55,000 +83.33%
Herefordshire -10 1 £34,500 - 1
Smethwick - 1 £50,000 -
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 282 (59.62%) Project Management
2 148 (31.29%) ITIL
3 128 (27.06%) Finance
4 99 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 83 (17.55%) Microsoft
7 80 (16.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 68 (14.38%) PMO
9 64 (13.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 63 (13.32%) PMP
11 59 (12.47%) PMI Certification
12 54 (11.42%) Degree
13 50 (10.57%) Microsoft Excel
14 49 (10.36%) SQL
14 49 (10.36%) Service Delivery
15 48 (10.15%) Risk Management
15 48 (10.15%) Microsoft Office
15 48 (10.15%) SAP
15 48 (10.15%) Continuous Improvement
16 45 (9.51%) Manufacturing
16 45 (9.51%) Change Management
17 44 (9.30%) Retail
17 44 (9.30%) Line Management
18 43 (9.09%) ERP
19 40 (8.46%) SQL Server
20 39 (8.25%) Oracle
20 39 (8.25%) Data Centre
21 37 (7.82%) Presales
22 32 (6.77%) Microsoft Project
23 31 (6.55%) CRM

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 24 (5.07%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.27%) MS Project Server
3 4 (0.85%) Documentum
4 3 (0.63%) Moodle
5 2 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.42%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.21%) CMS
6 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.21%) FormScape
6 1 (0.21%) IIS
6 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (10.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (10.15%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (6.77%) Microsoft Project
4 27 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 25 (5.29%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (3.17%) SAP ERP
2 7 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.48%) SAP R/3
3 5 (1.06%) Northgate Housing
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.85%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 4 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.63%) SAP CAR
5 3 (0.63%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.42%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.42%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.42%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.21%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.21%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (2.75%) IaaS
4 13 (2.75%) PaaS
5 10 (2.11%) Office 365
6 9 (1.90%) SaaS
7 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.86%) WAN
2 14 (2.96%) Firewall
3 13 (2.75%) LAN
4 9 (1.90%) SAN
5 7 (1.48%) Network Security
6 6 (1.27%) DAB
6 6 (1.27%) FTP
7 5 (1.06%) NAS
8 4 (0.85%) Skype
9 3 (0.63%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.63%) VoIP
9 3 (0.63%) VPN
9 3 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.63%) Wireless
10 2 (0.42%) DMZ
10 2 (0.42%) Intranet
10 2 (0.42%) IPsec
10 2 (0.42%) PBX
10 2 (0.42%) SSL
11 1 (0.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.17%) MySQL
3 14 (2.96%) DB2
4 8 (1.69%) GIS
5 6 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.06%) Big Data
7 4 (0.85%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.85%) Looker
7 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.63%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.21%) DTS
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.85%) eCATT
1 4 (0.85%) Fiddler
1 4 (0.85%) HP UFT
1 4 (0.85%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.42%) JIRA
3 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.21%) Grunt
General
1 128 (27.06%) Finance
2 45 (9.51%) Manufacturing
3 44 (9.30%) Retail
4 17 (3.59%) Legal
5 16 (3.38%) Banking
6 13 (2.75%) Publishing
7 9 (1.90%) Marketing
8 8 (1.69%) Law
9 7 (1.48%) Automotive
10 4 (0.85%) French Language
10 4 (0.85%) German Language
10 4 (0.85%) Polish Language
10 4 (0.85%) Russian Language
10 4 (0.85%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.63%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.42%) Advertising
12 2 (0.42%) Local Government
12 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 222 (46.93%) Project Manager
2 79 (16.70%) IT Manager
3 57 (12.05%) IT Project Manager
4 42 (8.88%) Analyst
5 34 (7.19%) Architect
6 32 (6.77%) Consultant
6 32 (6.77%) Infrastructure Manager
7 28 (5.92%) Business Analyst
8 27 (5.71%) Senior Manager
9 26 (5.50%) SAP Manager
10 25 (5.29%) Senior Project Manager
11 23 (4.86%) SAP Project Manager
12 22 (4.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 20 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
14 18 (3.81%) Delivery Manager
15 14 (2.96%) Applications Manager
15 14 (2.96%) Service Manager
15 14 (2.96%) Software Project Manager
16 13 (2.75%) Senior Management Consultant
16 13 (2.75%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.65%) .NET
2 13 (2.75%) ASP.NET
2 13 (2.75%) HTML
3 11 (2.33%) Middleware
4 4 (0.85%) Web Services
5 3 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.42%) EDI
7 1 (0.21%) CSS
7 1 (0.21%) HTML5
7 1 (0.21%) jQuery
7 1 (0.21%) LAMP
7 1 (0.21%) RESTful
7 1 (0.21%) Sass
7 1 (0.21%) SOAP
7 1 (0.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.25%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.55%) Driving Licence
3 26 (5.50%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.23%) Virtual Team
5 19 (4.02%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.96%) CMDB
6 14 (2.96%) NHS
7 12 (2.54%) PMI
8 4 (0.85%) iPad
8 4 (0.85%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.63%) Digital Signage
9 3 (0.63%) Digital TV
9 3 (0.63%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.63%) Learning Management System
9 3 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.42%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.42%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.59%) Windows
2 14 (2.96%) Unix
3 8 (1.69%) Linux
4 6 (1.27%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.63%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.21%) Android
7 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (59.62%) Project Management
2 148 (31.29%) ITIL
3 99 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (10.36%) Service Delivery
6 48 (10.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 48 (10.15%) Risk Management
7 45 (9.51%) Change Management
8 44 (9.30%) Line Management
9 43 (9.09%) ERP
10 37 (7.82%) Presales
11 31 (6.55%) CRM
12 30 (6.34%) TOGAF
13 29 (6.13%) Logistics
14 28 (5.92%) Business Analysis
14 28 (5.92%) IT Strategy
14 28 (5.92%) Service Management
15 25 (5.29%) Change Control
16 24 (5.07%) ITIL V3
17 23 (4.86%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (10.36%) SQL
2 14 (2.96%) Java
2 14 (2.96%) JavaScript
2 14 (2.96%) VB.NET
3 7 (1.48%) COBOL
3 7 (1.48%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.27%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.06%) C#
5 5 (1.06%) Korn
6 4 (0.85%) Perl
6 4 (0.85%) Python
7 2 (0.42%) VBScript
8 1 (0.21%) C
8 1 (0.21%) PHP
8 1 (0.21%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.21%) VB
8 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 80 (16.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 64 (13.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 63 (13.32%) PMP
4 59 (12.47%) PMI Certification
5 54 (11.42%) Degree
6 31 (6.55%) ISEB
7 23 (4.86%) APMP
8 22 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (2.96%) Security Cleared
10 13 (2.75%) CCNP
10 13 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
11 12 (2.54%) SC Cleared
12 10 (2.11%) CISSP
12 10 (2.11%) ISEB Practitioner
13 9 (1.90%) MCSE
14 8 (1.69%) CCNA
15 6 (1.27%) CCDP
15 6 (1.27%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (14.38%) PMO
2 19 (4.02%) QA
3 18 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.11%) COBIT
5 9 (1.90%) P3O
6 8 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (1.48%) SLA
8 5 (1.06%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.85%) NIST 800
10 3 (0.63%) GDPR
10 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.21%) MiFID
12 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.63%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (2.96%) SCVMM
2 6 (1.27%) SCOM
2 6 (1.27%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.06%) Nagios
3 5 (1.06%) Netcool
3 5 (1.06%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (0.85%) HP Fortify
4 4 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.85%) Nessus
5 2 (0.42%) Icinga
5 2 (0.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.42%) Puppet
5 2 (0.42%) SCCM
5 2 (0.42%) vRealize
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.21%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (17.55%) Microsoft
2 48 (10.15%) SAP
3 39 (8.25%) Oracle
4 27 (5.71%) Cisco
5 25 (5.29%) HP
6 24 (5.07%) VMware
7 20 (4.23%) NetApp
8 17 (3.59%) Citrix
8 17 (3.59%) EMC
9 15 (3.17%) CheckPoint
9 15 (3.17%) IBM
10 14 (2.96%) BMC
10 14 (2.96%) Juniper
11 8 (1.69%) JD Edwards
12 7 (1.48%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.27%) Computacenter
14 5 (1.06%) Northgate
14 5 (1.06%) SolarWinds
15 4 (0.85%) Pega
15 4 (0.85%) Veracode
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent holidays and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Carter Personnel Consultants Limited T/A Integrate Technology Resource
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Pearson Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Hoople Ltd
Salary: From £32,776 to £41,620 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £42,356 - 63,534 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £52000.00 - £79000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45 - £60 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum plus car allowance and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Hunter Macdonald
Posted: 23 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services
Salary: £65,500- £72,450
Posted: 23 days ago