The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 47 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.16% 2.58% 10.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.64% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 22
Average salary £37,500 £42,950 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.68% -4.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
314 265 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.91% 97.79% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 297 258 188
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +17.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Bedford

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 21 (80.77%) PRINCE2
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) APMP
6 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
6 4 (15.38%) Coaching
6 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 4 (15.38%) Matrix Management
7 3 (11.54%) PMI
7 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
7 3 (11.54%) DSDM
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) Web Services
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (3.85%) Marketing
9 1 (3.85%) SugarCRM
9 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.85%) Copywriting
9 1 (3.85%) Degree
9 1 (3.85%) WordPress
9 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.85%) Drupal

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) SugarCRM
1 1 (3.85%) Drupal
1 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) PMI
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Copywriting
2 1 (3.85%) Social Media
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) PRINCE2
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) ITIL
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
6 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 4 (15.38%) Matrix Management
6 4 (15.38%) Coaching
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) DSDM
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (3.85%) CRM
9 1 (3.85%) Web Design
9 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (3.85%) Line Management
9 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (15.38%) APMP
4 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago