The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 41 31
Rank change year-on-year +21 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 8 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 6.35% 0.96% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.40% 0.98% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 14
Median salary £49,000 £48,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.51% +5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £41,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 125 204 271
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 99.21% 97.61% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 114 181 214
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Bedford

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Bedford

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Bedford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Bedford

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) CMS
2 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Content Management
2 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation

Project Manager Skill Set
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 (38.46%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Content Management
2 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
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Posted: 19 days ago