The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 55 68 45
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 47 20 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.05% 2.11% 5.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 2.22% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 51
Average salary £37,500 £48,150 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.11% +1.36%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1125 899 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.90% 94.63% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 944 823 887
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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 +7 25 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Bedford -10 7 £37,500 -12.68% 1
Dunstable - 2 £40,000 -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 84 (81.55%) PRINCE2
2 54 (52.43%) Project Management
3 33 (32.04%) Finance
4 29 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (24.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 22 (21.36%) Scrum
7 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (18.45%) Change Management
9 17 (16.50%) Business Transformation
10 16 (15.53%) E-Commerce
11 15 (14.56%) Programme Management
12 14 (13.59%) Risk Management
12 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
13 13 (12.62%) Marketing
14 12 (11.65%) Project Planning
15 11 (10.68%) Waterfall
15 11 (10.68%) MS Project
16 10 (9.71%) CRM
17 9 (8.74%) PMI Certification
17 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (7.77%) User Experience
18 8 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
18 8 (7.77%) Test Strategy
18 8 (7.77%) Confluence
18 8 (7.77%) JIRA
18 8 (7.77%) QA
18 8 (7.77%) Atlassian
18 8 (7.77%) Requirements Analysis
18 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
19 7 (6.80%) ITIL Certification

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.77%) Confluence
2 4 (3.88%) Apache
2 4 (3.88%) SugarCRM
2 4 (3.88%) Drupal
2 4 (3.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Project
2 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.94%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.97%) LAN
2 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) JIRA
2 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (32.04%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
3 13 (12.62%) Marketing
4 4 (3.88%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.88%) HTML
1 4 (3.88%) CSS
1 4 (3.88%) LAMP
1 4 (3.88%) jQuery
2 2 (1.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) User Experience
3 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.85%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.88%) NHS
5 4 (3.88%) Copywriting
5 4 (3.88%) Social Media
5 4 (3.88%) PMI
6 1 (0.97%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (81.55%) PRINCE2
2 54 (52.43%) Project Management
3 29 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (21.36%) Scrum
5 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (18.45%) Change Management
7 17 (16.50%) Business Transformation
8 16 (15.53%) E-Commerce
9 15 (14.56%) Programme Management
10 14 (13.59%) Risk Management
11 12 (11.65%) Project Planning
12 11 (10.68%) Waterfall
13 10 (9.71%) CRM
14 8 (7.77%) Requirements Analysis
14 8 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (7.77%) Test Strategy
15 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
15 7 (6.80%) ITIL
16 6 (5.83%) PRINCE
16 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.88%) PHP
2 1 (0.97%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (24.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (8.74%) PMI Certification
3 7 (6.80%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.85%) PMP
5 4 (3.88%) APMP
5 4 (3.88%) Degree
5 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (7.77%) Atlassian
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle
3 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.83%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.88%) SAP
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco
Luton, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago