The table below looks at the statistics for the Bid Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bid Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bid Manager
Rank 868 847 816
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Bid Manager 32 63 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.055% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.058% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 23 53 53
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £62,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +20.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Bid Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Bid Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bid Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bid Manager within the UK.

Bid Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Bid Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bid Manager over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Bid Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Bid Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bid Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
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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
England -13 30 £55,000 - 4
London -5 11 £55,000 +12.82% 1
South East +12 7 £50,000 -13.04% 1
East of England +3 7 £55,000 -21.42%
Cambridge +17 5 £30,000 -20.00%
Cambridgeshire +13 5 £30,000 -20.00%
Berkshire +11 3 £50,000 -33.33%
Hampshire +24 2 £50,500 +1.00%
North West +6 2 £57,500 -
Yorkshire +1 2 - -
North Yorkshire 0 2 - -
Reading -3 2 £50,000 -33.33%
Hertfordshire -11 2 £60,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire -12 2 £47,500 -40.62%
Watford - 2 £60,000 -
Cumbria - 2 £57,500 -
Harrogate - 2 - -
Basingstoke +24 1 £50,500 +1.00%
City of London +16 1 £62,500 +98.41%
Scotland -8 1 - -
Milton Keynes -15 1 £47,500 -40.62%
West Midlands -19 1 £60,000 +14.28%
North East - 1 £47,500 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £50,000 -
Stockton-on-Tees - 1 £47,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £60,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Bid Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Bid 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 Bid Manager in their job title.

1 42 (52.50%) Finance
2 24 (30.00%) Project Management
3 23 (28.75%) Telecoms
4 19 (23.75%) Marketing
5 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
6 13 (16.25%) Legal
7 12 (15.00%) MS Office
8 10 (12.50%) Degree
8 10 (12.50%) APMP
9 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (11.25%) Business Development
9 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
9 9 (11.25%) Financial Modelling
10 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
11 7 (8.75%) IBM
11 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
12 6 (7.50%) Time Management
12 6 (7.50%) Matrix Management
12 6 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (7.50%) Avaya
12 6 (7.50%) Product Management
12 6 (7.50%) Open Source
12 6 (7.50%) Software Delivery
13 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (6.25%) Process Improvement
13 5 (6.25%) Service Management
13 5 (6.25%) Business Analysis
13 5 (6.25%) Knowledge Management

Bid Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Bid 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 Bid Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) MS Office
2 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) VPN
1 2 (2.50%) Internet
1 2 (2.50%) TETRA
2 1 (1.25%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
General
1 42 (52.50%) Finance
2 23 (28.75%) Telecoms
3 19 (23.75%) Marketing
4 13 (16.25%) Legal
5 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.75%) Retail
7 2 (2.50%) Publishing
7 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.25%) Back Office
8 1 (1.25%) Electronics
8 1 (1.25%) Advertising
8 1 (1.25%) French Language
8 1 (1.25%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
1 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.50%) PMI
3 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Project Management
2 9 (11.25%) Business Development
2 9 (11.25%) Financial Modelling
2 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (7.50%) Software Delivery
3 6 (7.50%) Product Management
3 6 (7.50%) Open Source
3 6 (7.50%) Matrix Management
3 6 (7.50%) Time Management
3 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 5 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (6.25%) Service Management
4 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.00%) ITIL
6 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.75%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Degree
1 10 (12.50%) APMP
2 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.25%) MBA
5 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) IBM
3 6 (7.50%) Avaya
4 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) SunGard
5 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
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