Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 68 93
Rank change year-on-year +20 +25 +6
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 41 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.87% 2.05% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.16% 2.25% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 20
Bedfordshire median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.09% -28.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £50,875 £41,250 £36,087
90th Percentile £95,000 £77,125 £110,000
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% -4.00%

IT Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 986 932 1,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 93.11% 90.84% 93.31%
Number of salaries quoted 771 788 1,257
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £79,400
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing IT Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Bedfordshire

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Strategy in Bedfordshire

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Strategy in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in Bedfordshire

IT Strategy
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Strategy within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +19 30 £62,500 -25.37%
Dunstable +9 5 £52,500 +16.67%
Bedford -16 5 £75,000 +25.00%
IT Strategy
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing IT Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (56.10%) Enterprise Architecture
3 22 (53.66%) Service Delivery
4 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
5 17 (41.46%) SOA
5 17 (41.46%) hybris
5 17 (41.46%) Portfolio Management
5 17 (41.46%) API Design
6 15 (36.59%) Line Management
7 10 (24.39%) Commercial Awareness
7 10 (24.39%) Big Data
8 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
8 8 (19.51%) Finance
8 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (17.07%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 7 (17.07%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (17.07%) Data Integration
10 6 (14.63%) Legal
10 6 (14.63%) Project Management
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
11 5 (12.20%) Contract Negotiation
11 5 (12.20%) People Management
11 5 (12.20%) Business Process Mapping
11 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (12.20%) Six Sigma
11 5 (12.20%) ETL
11 5 (12.20%) Java
11 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
11 5 (12.20%) Oracle
11 5 (12.20%) ITIL

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) Akamai
2 4 (9.76%) IaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Firewall
1 4 (9.76%) LAN
1 4 (9.76%) Network Security
1 4 (9.76%) WAN
1 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Big Data
2 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.44%) Power BI
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Legal
3 5 (12.20%) Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Architect
2 17 (41.46%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Senior Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Integration Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Integration Architect
5 6 (14.63%) IT Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Manager
6 5 (12.20%) Head of IT
6 5 (12.20%) IT Director
6 5 (12.20%) IT Technical Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Lead Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.44%) IT Operations Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Principal Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
1 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (56.10%) Enterprise Architecture
3 22 (53.66%) Service Delivery
4 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
5 17 (41.46%) API Design
5 17 (41.46%) Portfolio Management
5 17 (41.46%) SOA
6 15 (36.59%) Line Management
7 10 (24.39%) Commercial Awareness
8 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
9 7 (17.07%) Data Integration
9 7 (17.07%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 7 (17.07%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (14.63%) Project Management
11 5 (12.20%) Business Transformation
11 5 (12.20%) Change Management
11 5 (12.20%) ETL
11 5 (12.20%) Six Sigma
11 5 (12.20%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Java
1 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.76%) VMware NSX
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) hybris
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco
4 4 (9.76%) Meraki
4 4 (9.76%) Palo Alto
4 4 (9.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Alteryx
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Tableau