The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 69 76 100
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing PMP 15 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.95% 0.50% 0.098%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.00% 2.07% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +8.37%
PMP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
250 241 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.43% 24.03% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 219 208 240
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PMP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PMP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

PMP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 19 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 15 (78.95%) ERP
2 15 (78.95%) PMI
2 15 (78.95%) Performance Metrics
3 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
3 10 (52.63%) Six Sigma
3 10 (52.63%) BPR
3 10 (52.63%) Quality Management
3 10 (52.63%) Change Management
3 10 (52.63%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
5 5 (26.32%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
5 5 (26.32%) Marketing
5 5 (26.32%) Service Management
5 5 (26.32%) Logistics
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 5 (26.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Project Manager
2 15 (78.95%) ERP Manager
2 15 (78.95%) ERP Project Manager
3 10 (52.63%) Finance Manager
3 10 (52.63%) Finance Project Manager
3 10 (52.63%) Finance Systems Manager
4 5 (26.32%) IT Manager
4 5 (26.32%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (26.32%) Logistics Manager
4 5 (26.32%) Supply Chain Manager
4 5 (26.32%) Supply Chain Project Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Software Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Performance Metrics
1 15 (78.95%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ERP
2 10 (52.63%) BPR
2 10 (52.63%) Change Management
2 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
2 10 (52.63%) Quality Management
2 10 (52.63%) Six Sigma
3 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) CRM
4 5 (26.32%) Logistics
4 5 (26.32%) Service Management
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) PMI Certification