The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 20 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 106 148 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.41% 12.61% 9.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.21% 15.07% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 95 133 88
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Project Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
946 982 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.94% 83.65% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 703 906 850
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £33,175
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Project Management Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Project Management Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Project Management
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 -2 56 £45,000 - 6
Bedford -27 9 £50,000 +3.09% 5
Leighton Buzzard - 7 £50,000 - 1
Dunstable -3 3 £47,500 +43.93%
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Project Management 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 Management.

1 81 (40.10%) PRINCE2
2 49 (24.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (19.31%) MS Excel
4 37 (18.32%) Finance
5 33 (16.34%) Programme Management
6 32 (15.84%) Risk Management
7 31 (15.35%) MS Project
7 31 (15.35%) Business Analysis
8 28 (13.86%) ITIL
8 28 (13.86%) Microsoft
8 28 (13.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 26 (12.87%) Scrum
9 26 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (11.88%) MS Office
11 23 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (10.40%) Management Information System
12 21 (10.40%) Change Management
12 21 (10.40%) Project Planning
13 20 (9.90%) Service Delivery
13 20 (9.90%) SQL
14 16 (7.92%) MS Visio
15 15 (7.43%) Marketing
15 15 (7.43%) Supplier Management
15 15 (7.43%) Mentoring
16 14 (6.93%) Line Management
16 14 (6.93%) Matrix Management
16 14 (6.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 14 (6.93%) SLA
16 14 (6.93%) .NET
16 14 (6.93%) ITIL Certification

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Project Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.48%) Apache
1 5 (2.48%) Tomcat
1 5 (2.48%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.98%) IIS
3 3 (1.49%) CMS
3 3 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.99%) JBoss
4 2 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 39 (19.31%) MS Excel
2 31 (15.35%) MS Project
3 24 (11.88%) MS Office
4 16 (7.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.48%) SAP SD
2 4 (1.98%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.99%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.95%) Internet
2 4 (1.98%) DHCP
2 4 (1.98%) FTP
2 4 (1.98%) DNS
3 3 (1.49%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.99%) Firewall
4 2 (0.99%) SAN
4 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.50%) Intranet
5 1 (0.50%) VLAN
5 1 (0.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.97%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.98%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (1.98%) SAP BW
3 4 (1.98%) SAP BI
4 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.99%) MySQL
5 2 (0.99%) Big Data
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.99%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.50%) Subversion
3 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (18.32%) Finance
2 15 (7.43%) Marketing
3 11 (5.45%) Retail
4 8 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.97%) Banking
6 5 (2.48%) Portuguese Language
6 5 (2.48%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.48%) Publishing
7 4 (1.98%) Automotive
7 4 (1.98%) Local Government
7 4 (1.98%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.99%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 72 (35.64%) Project Manager
2 57 (28.22%) Analyst
3 19 (9.41%) Business Analyst
4 11 (5.45%) Developer
4 11 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (4.46%) SAP Analyst
6 8 (3.96%) Support Analyst
6 8 (3.96%) Consultant
6 8 (3.96%) Implementation Consultant
6 8 (3.96%) Change Analyst
7 7 (3.47%) Programmer
7 7 (3.47%) Agile Project Manager
7 7 (3.47%) AWS Developer
8 6 (2.97%) Change Manager
8 6 (2.97%) Applications Support
8 6 (2.97%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (2.97%) Coordinator
8 6 (2.97%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (2.97%) Project Coordinator
8 6 (2.97%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.93%) .NET
2 10 (4.95%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.96%) WinForms
3 8 (3.96%) WCF
4 7 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (2.48%) Web Services
5 5 (2.48%) Middleware
5 5 (2.48%) J2EE
6 4 (1.98%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.49%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.50%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.50%) jQuery
8 1 (0.50%) HTML5
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (0.50%) HTML
8 1 (0.50%) CSS
8 1 (0.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.40%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.45%) PMI
4 6 (2.97%) Social Media
5 5 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.49%) Copywriting
6 3 (1.49%) New Media
7 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) User Experience
7 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.50%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.50%) NHS
7 1 (0.50%) PACS
7 1 (0.50%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.94%) Windows
2 7 (3.47%) Solaris
2 7 (3.47%) Linux
2 7 (3.47%) UNIX
3 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (40.10%) PRINCE2
2 49 (24.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (16.34%) Programme Management
4 32 (15.84%) Risk Management
5 31 (15.35%) Business Analysis
6 28 (13.86%) ITIL
7 26 (12.87%) Scrum
7 26 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (10.40%) Project Planning
8 21 (10.40%) Change Management
9 20 (9.90%) Service Delivery
10 15 (7.43%) Supplier Management
10 15 (7.43%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.93%) Line Management
11 14 (6.93%) Matrix Management
12 13 (6.44%) Service Management
12 13 (6.44%) DSDM
13 10 (4.95%) People Management
13 10 (4.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (4.46%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.90%) SQL
2 11 (5.45%) C#
2 11 (5.45%) Java
3 7 (3.47%) VB
3 7 (3.47%) VC++
3 7 (3.47%) VB6
4 4 (1.98%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.98%) ABAP
4 4 (1.98%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.99%) VBA
6 1 (0.50%) Python
6 1 (0.50%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.50%) C
6 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (13.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (6.93%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (6.93%) PMI Certification
2 14 (6.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (5.94%) Degree
4 9 (4.46%) ISEB
4 9 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.49%) PMP
6 2 (0.99%) MCITP
6 2 (0.99%) CCNA
6 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.50%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.93%) SLA
2 2 (0.99%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.99%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.50%) XenApp
4 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.48%) SCCM
2 4 (1.98%) SCOM
3 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.94%) Oracle
3 9 (4.46%) SAP
3 9 (4.46%) VMware
4 5 (2.48%) Omniture
4 5 (2.48%) Tableau
4 5 (2.48%) Cognos
4 5 (2.48%) Cisco
5 4 (1.98%) Akamai
5 4 (1.98%) Google
6 3 (1.49%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.49%) Facebook
6 3 (1.49%) Twitter
7 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.50%) Citrix
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 27 days ago