The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for CRM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 26 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3  
Permanent jobs citing CRM 14 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 10.77% 5.91% 6.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.08% 6.43% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 12
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

CRM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 107 171 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 82.31% 91.94% 91.81%
Number of salaries quoted 93 136 182
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -7.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

CRM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing CRM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for CRM in Bedford

CRM
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CRM in Bedford.

Salary trend for CRM in Bedford

CRM
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CRM in Bedford over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for CRM in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing CRM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for CRM.

1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (53.33%) MCITP
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Content Management
5 5 (33.33%) CMS
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) VBScript
7 1 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) ERP
7 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix

CRM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) IT Manager
2 5 (33.33%) CRM Manager
2 5 (33.33%) CRM Programme Manager
2 5 (33.33%) CRM Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) CRM Architect
4 1 (6.67%) ERP Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Architect
4 1 (6.67%) SOA Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Content Management
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.67%) Process Management
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
1 8 (53.33%) MCITP
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix