The table below looks at the statistics for CRM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 37 54 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing CRM 10 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.42% 3.38% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 3.96% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 9
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CRM
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
242 328 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 82.88% 85.19% 79.93%
Number of salaries quoted 196 294 209
Average salary £45,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CRM
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

CRM Salary Trend in Bedford

CRM
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CRM across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

CRM Salary Histogram in Bedford

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CRM 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 CRM.

1 13 (76.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (76.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) MS Office
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) VCP4
4 3 (17.65%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Zend
6 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) MySQL
6 1 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) V-Model
6 1 (5.88%) Magento
6 1 (5.88%) PHP5
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) OO PHP

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CRM 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 CRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) CRM Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Trainee
3 3 (17.65%) Trainee Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Process Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.88%) UML Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Trainee Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
1 1 (5.88%) Doctrine
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) V-Model
3 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
3 1 (5.88%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Zend