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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 22 50 20
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 75 42 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.07% 4.31% 9.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.51% 4.43% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68 36 108
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £40,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £55,000 £63,550
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
881 948 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.83% 97.23% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 743 845 1079
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +21 29 £49,000 +8.88% 5
Bedford +7 23 £45,000 -8.16% 1
Dunstable - 1 £47,500 - 2
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 86 (71.07%) PRINCE2
2 68 (56.20%) Project Management
3 33 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (23.14%) Finance
5 28 (23.14%) Scrum
6 18 (14.88%) MS Project
7 16 (13.22%) PMI Certification
7 16 (13.22%) Project Planning
8 12 (9.92%) Waterfall
8 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (9.92%) Retail
8 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (9.09%) ITIL
9 11 (9.09%) Programme Management
10 10 (8.26%) PRINCE
10 10 (8.26%) PMI
10 10 (8.26%) E-Commerce
10 10 (8.26%) ERP
10 10 (8.26%) Supplier Management
10 10 (8.26%) Marketing
10 10 (8.26%) Matrix Management
10 10 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (7.44%) DSDM
11 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
11 9 (7.44%) Risk Management
12 8 (6.61%) Atlassian
12 8 (6.61%) Confluence
12 8 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (6.61%) Test Strategy

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (6.61%) Confluence
2 1 (0.83%) Apache
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) SugarCRM
2 1 (0.83%) Drupal
2 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (14.88%) MS Project
2 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.31%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.83%) Agresso
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) OLAP
1 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (1.65%) Hadoop
1 2 (1.65%) Big Data
1 2 (1.65%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.61%) JIRA
General
1 28 (23.14%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Retail
3 10 (8.26%) Marketing
4 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Games
6 1 (0.83%) Automotive
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) .NET
1 2 (1.65%) Web Services
2 1 (0.83%) LAMP
2 1 (0.83%) jQuery
2 1 (0.83%) CSS
2 1 (0.83%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.26%) PMI
2 8 (6.61%) User Experience
3 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.83%) Copywriting
4 1 (0.83%) FMCG
4 1 (0.83%) Social Media
4 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (71.07%) PRINCE2
2 68 (56.20%) Project Management
3 33 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (23.14%) Scrum
6 16 (13.22%) Project Planning
7 12 (9.92%) Waterfall
8 11 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 11 (9.09%) ITIL
9 10 (8.26%) PRINCE
9 10 (8.26%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.26%) ERP
9 10 (8.26%) Supplier Management
9 10 (8.26%) Matrix Management
9 10 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (7.44%) DSDM
10 9 (7.44%) Risk Management
11 8 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.61%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (6.61%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.48%) SQL
2 1 (0.83%) C
2 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) PMI Certification
2 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (5.79%) PMP
4 4 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.65%) APMP
6 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (6.61%) Atlassian
2 5 (4.13%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.31%) SAP
4 3 (2.48%) Cisco
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle
5 2 (1.65%) Cognos
5 2 (1.65%) Tableau
5 2 (1.65%) Lumesse
6 1 (0.83%) Infor
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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TechnoRecruit
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Posted: 13 days ago
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Posted: 20 days ago
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Posted: 22 days ago