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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 31 59 18
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 61 35 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.56% 3.51% 10.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.99% 3.63% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 58 28 115
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -25.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £49,000 £72,500
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
873 964 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.87% 96.79% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 785 847 1028
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Bedford +13 27 £42,500 -5.55%
Luton +15 17 £46,250 +18.58% 2
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 82 (75.23%) PRINCE2
2 61 (55.96%) Project Management
3 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (26.61%) Scrum
5 24 (22.02%) Finance
5 24 (22.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (13.76%) PMI Certification
7 14 (12.84%) Change Management
7 14 (12.84%) Project Planning
8 13 (11.93%) Marketing
9 12 (11.01%) Waterfall
10 11 (10.09%) ERP
11 10 (9.17%) PMI
11 10 (9.17%) Risk Management
11 10 (9.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (8.26%) MS Project
12 9 (8.26%) MS Office
12 9 (8.26%) DSDM
12 9 (8.26%) E-Commerce
12 9 (8.26%) Programme Management
12 9 (8.26%) Matrix Management
12 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (7.34%) ITIL
13 8 (7.34%) PRINCE
13 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
13 8 (7.34%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (7.34%) JIRA
13 8 (7.34%) QA
13 8 (7.34%) Atlassian
13 8 (7.34%) Confluence

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (7.34%) Confluence
2 4 (3.67%) Apache
2 4 (3.67%) SugarCRM
2 4 (3.67%) Drupal
2 4 (3.67%) WordPress
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) MS Project
1 9 (8.26%) MS Office
2 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (1.83%) Agresso
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Internet
2 2 (1.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) JIRA
General
1 24 (22.02%) Finance
2 13 (11.93%) Marketing
3 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.67%) Retail
5 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.92%) Automotive
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
6 1 (0.92%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.67%) HTML
1 4 (3.67%) CSS
1 4 (3.67%) LAMP
1 4 (3.67%) jQuery
2 2 (1.83%) Web Services
2 2 (1.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) PMI
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.34%) User Experience
4 4 (3.67%) NHS
4 4 (3.67%) Copywriting
4 4 (3.67%) Social Media
4 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.92%) FMCG
5 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.92%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (75.23%) PRINCE2
2 61 (55.96%) Project Management
3 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (26.61%) Scrum
5 24 (22.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (12.84%) Project Planning
6 14 (12.84%) Change Management
7 12 (11.01%) Waterfall
8 11 (10.09%) ERP
9 10 (9.17%) Risk Management
10 9 (8.26%) DSDM
10 9 (8.26%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.26%) Programme Management
10 9 (8.26%) Matrix Management
11 8 (7.34%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (7.34%) ITIL
11 8 (7.34%) PRINCE
11 8 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (7.34%) Test Strategy
11 8 (7.34%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.67%) PHP
2 2 (1.83%) SQL
3 1 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (13.76%) PMI Certification
2 10 (9.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (5.50%) PMP
5 4 (3.67%) APMP
5 4 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.67%) Degree
6 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (7.34%) Atlassian
2 5 (4.59%) SAP
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco
4 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.92%) Infor
5 1 (0.92%) Lumesse
Luton
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 19 days ago