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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 86 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PMP 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.94% - 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.88% - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.90% -
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
312 332 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.74% 28.72% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 267 292 191
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 6 £46,250 -
Bedford - 3 £45,000 -
PMP
East of England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 16 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 13 (81.25%) Project Management
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (37.50%) MS Project
4 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) DSDM
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (25.00%) Retail
6 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
6 4 (25.00%) RAD
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (18.75%) SDLC
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
8 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) Coaching
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
8 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (12.50%) Office 365
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Project
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Head of Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Head of Managed Services
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (81.25%) Project Management
3 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) DSDM
5 4 (25.00%) RAD
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Document Management
7 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (12.50%) BPR
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Infor