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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 45 21 50
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 40 84 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.09% 8.62% 4.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.33% 8.96% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 74 41
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
751 937 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.55% 96.10% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 678 766 903
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -17 7 £60,000 +17.07% 7
Bedford -18 4 £37,500 -16.66%
Dunstable -3 2 - -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 63 (50.81%) PRINCE2
2 45 (36.29%) Project Management
3 40 (32.26%) Finance
4 32 (25.81%) ITIL
5 23 (18.55%) E-Commerce
5 23 (18.55%) PMI Certification
6 22 (17.74%) ERP
6 22 (17.74%) Change Management
6 22 (17.74%) Performance Metrics
7 19 (15.32%) PMI
7 19 (15.32%) Retail
8 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (14.52%) PMP
8 18 (14.52%) Mentoring
9 17 (13.71%) Quality Management
9 17 (13.71%) Migration
9 17 (13.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 17 (13.71%) Six Sigma
9 17 (13.71%) BPR
10 16 (12.90%) Degree
10 16 (12.90%) MS Excel
10 16 (12.90%) People Management
11 14 (11.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 14 (11.29%) Banking
11 14 (11.29%) ETL
12 13 (10.48%) Data Centre
13 12 (9.68%) Software Delivery
13 12 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (9.68%) Telecoms
13 12 (9.68%) Project Planning

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.87%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) BIG-IP
1 2 (1.61%) Internet
1 2 (1.61%) LAN
1 2 (1.61%) WAN
2 1 (0.81%) Wireless
2 1 (0.81%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
General
1 40 (32.26%) Finance
2 19 (15.32%) Retail
3 14 (11.29%) Banking
4 12 (9.68%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.84%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.84%) Marketing
6 2 (1.61%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.74%) Performance Metrics
2 19 (15.32%) PMI
3 13 (10.48%) Data Centre
4 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.61%) FMCG
5 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Life Science
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) Linux
2 3 (2.42%) Windows
3 2 (1.61%) Unix
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.81%) PRINCE2
2 45 (36.29%) Project Management
3 32 (25.81%) ITIL
4 23 (18.55%) E-Commerce
5 22 (17.74%) Change Management
5 22 (17.74%) ERP
6 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (14.52%) Mentoring
7 17 (13.71%) BPR
7 17 (13.71%) Migration
7 17 (13.71%) Quality Management
7 17 (13.71%) Six Sigma
8 16 (12.90%) People Management
9 14 (11.29%) ETL
10 12 (9.68%) Project Planning
10 12 (9.68%) Software Delivery
11 11 (8.87%) Scrum
11 11 (8.87%) Web Application Development
12 10 (8.06%) Service Delivery
13 7 (5.65%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 23 (18.55%) PMI Certification
2 18 (14.52%) PMP
3 17 (13.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 16 (12.90%) Degree
5 14 (11.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (8.87%) APMP
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) SLA
2 2 (1.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
1 8 (6.45%) SAP
2 2 (1.61%) Citrix
2 2 (1.61%) hybris
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle
3 1 (0.81%) VMware
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
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