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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 50 49 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 1 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.33% 4.15% 6.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 4.73% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 13
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
254 338 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 83.01% 87.56% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 208 292 215
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (90.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (90.00%) DSDM
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Matrix Management
3 8 (80.00%) PMI
3 8 (80.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (90.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (90.00%) DSDM
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification