The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank - 54 43
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 1.53% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.72% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Configuration Management
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
279 349 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 83.04% 89.03% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 259 281 194
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Bedford region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Bedford

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) NUnit
2 4 (66.67%) MSTest
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) WF
3 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) NUnit
1 4 (66.67%) MSTest
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Release Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Build and Release Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) WF
2 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle