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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 29 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 72 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.01% 4.97% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.32% 5.17% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 64 42 42
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £37,500 £42,285
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £59,500 £60,800
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
984 1122 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.81% 96.14% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 869 968 895
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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 26 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Bedford +10 22 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 91 (62.76%) PRINCE2
2 73 (50.34%) Project Management
3 62 (42.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (24.14%) Finance
6 31 (21.38%) Scrum
6 31 (21.38%) SDLC
7 27 (18.62%) MS Excel
8 26 (17.93%) MS Project
8 26 (17.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 25 (17.24%) PMI Certification
10 22 (15.17%) Retail
10 22 (15.17%) Project Planning
11 18 (12.41%) Supplier Management
11 18 (12.41%) E-Commerce
11 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
12 17 (11.72%) DSDM
13 16 (11.03%) Matrix Management
13 16 (11.03%) Programme Management
13 16 (11.03%) Software Delivery
14 14 (9.66%) PMI
14 14 (9.66%) Risk Management
15 13 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 13 (8.97%) Data Centre
15 13 (8.97%) Coaching
16 12 (8.28%) Degree
16 12 (8.28%) PMP
16 12 (8.28%) MS Office
16 12 (8.28%) ITIL
17 10 (6.90%) Business Intelligence

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (5.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (18.62%) MS Excel
2 26 (17.93%) MS Project
3 12 (8.28%) MS Office
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.38%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.69%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) SaaS
2 2 (1.38%) Office 365
2 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.45%) Unified Communications
2 4 (2.76%) Internet
3 3 (2.07%) LAN
3 3 (2.07%) WLAN
3 3 (2.07%) WAN
4 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.52%) OLAP
1 8 (5.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.38%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.38%) JIRA
General
1 35 (24.14%) Finance
2 22 (15.17%) Retail
3 3 (2.07%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.45%) .NET
2 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.07%) Web Services
3 3 (2.07%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.66%) PMI
2 13 (8.97%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.07%) User Experience
4 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.69%) PACS
6 1 (0.69%) Informatics
6 1 (0.69%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.69%) Windows
1 1 (0.69%) Android
1 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (62.76%) PRINCE2
2 73 (50.34%) Project Management
3 62 (42.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (21.38%) Scrum
5 31 (21.38%) SDLC
6 22 (15.17%) Project Planning
7 18 (12.41%) Supplier Management
7 18 (12.41%) E-Commerce
8 17 (11.72%) DSDM
9 16 (11.03%) Programme Management
9 16 (11.03%) Matrix Management
9 16 (11.03%) Software Delivery
10 14 (9.66%) Risk Management
11 13 (8.97%) Coaching
12 12 (8.28%) ITIL
13 10 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.52%) ETL
14 8 (5.52%) Waterfall
14 8 (5.52%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.76%) C#
2 2 (1.38%) C++
2 2 (1.38%) Java
3 1 (0.69%) SQL
3 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (17.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 25 (17.24%) PMI Certification
3 13 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (8.28%) Degree
4 12 (8.28%) PMP
5 4 (2.76%) APMP
6 3 (2.07%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.38%) CCNA
7 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.69%) HNC
8 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) PMBOK
2 3 (2.07%) SLA
3 2 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.07%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (2.07%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (2.07%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.90%) Tableau
3 7 (4.83%) Cisco
4 5 (3.45%) Oracle
5 2 (1.38%) SAP
5 2 (1.38%) Cognos
6 1 (0.69%) Citrix
6 1 (0.69%) VMware
6 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.69%) Infor
Luton, Bedfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 30% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago