The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 30 32 42
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 3 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.24% 3.33% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 3.45% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Median salary £43,500 £51,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.12% +20.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Project Management 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 108 174 254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 80.60% 96.67% 90.71%
Number of salaries quoted 88 146 199
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Bedford

Project Management
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Project Management in Bedford

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) SDLC
3 8 (36.36%) Service Management
4 7 (31.82%) Service Delivery
4 7 (31.82%) ITSM
5 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 5 (22.73%) Virtual Team
6 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
6 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) SCCM
6 4 (18.18%) SCOM
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
6 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
7 3 (13.64%) Test Management
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
7 3 (13.64%) Information Security
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Business Development
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) Transition Management
7 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.64%) Planning and Forecasting
7 3 (13.64%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (13.64%) PMO
7 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy

Project Management
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) BGP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
1 2 (9.09%) OSPF
1 2 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) tcpdump
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Business Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Business Change Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Change Manager
2 5 (22.73%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Business Relationship Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Capacity Manager
3 3 (13.64%) IT Relationships Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Relationships Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Service Transition Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Transition Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 2 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Virtual Team
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) SDLC
3 8 (36.36%) Service Management
4 7 (31.82%) ITSM
4 7 (31.82%) Service Delivery
5 5 (22.73%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Business Development
7 3 (13.64%) Information Security
7 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
7 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
7 3 (13.64%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (13.64%) Planning and Forecasting
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.64%) Test Management
7 3 (13.64%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) CCDP
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) CCSA
2 2 (9.09%) CCSE
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
1 4 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
2 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft