The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 42 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 1 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.44% 0.98% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.17% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,950 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.11% -4.55%
Project Planning
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
212 256 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 93.39% 83.93% 90.43%
Number of salaries quoted 203 218 304
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Project Planning
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Project Planning Salary Trend in Bedford

Project Planning
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning.

1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Test Planning
2 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) PMI
3 5 (45.45%) PMI Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) User Stories
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) DSDM
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Matrix Management
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) SaaS
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Development Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Project Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Systems Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Development Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Development Project Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Software Development Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Software Development Project Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Software Project Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) PMI
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 6 (54.55%) Test Planning
3 5 (45.45%) DSDM
3 5 (45.45%) Matrix Management
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft