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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 49 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.15% 0.97% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 1.12% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £80,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -2.64%
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
239 268 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 85.66% 87.01% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 224 238 247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Project Planning Salary Histogram in Bedford

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Project Management
1 10 (90.91%) Scrum
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Matrix Management
2 9 (81.82%) DSDM
3 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
4 7 (63.64%) PMI
4 7 (63.64%) PMI Certification
4 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (18.18%) Product Management
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) System Testing
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) SaaS
7 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) C#

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Project Manager
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) PMI
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
1 10 (90.91%) Scrum
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) DSDM
2 9 (81.82%) Matrix Management
3 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) Product Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) HNC
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft