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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 30 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 23 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.93% 6.09% 6.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.21% 6.12% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 17
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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
280 278 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.55% 99.64% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 245 250 269
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Bedford

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 23 (67.65%) Scrum
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) PRINCE2
3 13 (38.24%) Matrix Management
3 13 (38.24%) Project Management
4 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
5 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (29.41%) PMI Certification
6 9 (26.47%) DSDM
6 9 (26.47%) Project Planning
7 8 (23.53%) Software Delivery
7 8 (23.53%) SDLC
8 7 (20.59%) Coaching
9 6 (17.65%) PMI
10 5 (14.71%) .NET
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
10 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
10 5 (14.71%) TDD
10 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
11 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
11 4 (11.76%) C#
11 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
11 4 (11.76%) PMP
12 3 (8.82%) Finance
12 3 (8.82%) Web Services
12 3 (8.82%) ITIL
12 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
12 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
12 3 (8.82%) APMP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) PMI
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Scrum
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) PRINCE2
3 13 (38.24%) Project Management
3 13 (38.24%) Matrix Management
4 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (26.47%) Project Planning
5 9 (26.47%) DSDM
6 8 (23.53%) Software Delivery
6 8 (23.53%) SDLC
7 7 (20.59%) Coaching
8 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
8 5 (14.71%) TDD
8 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
9 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
10 3 (8.82%) ITIL
11 2 (5.88%) Kanban
11 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
11 2 (5.88%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) PMI Certification
2 4 (11.76%) PMP
3 3 (8.82%) APMP
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) HNC
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
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