Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 76 104
Rank change year-on-year -11 +28 +1
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 10 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.97% 2.22% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.38% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 10
Bedfordshire median annual salary £75,000 £45,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -50.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £48,250 £35,750 £36,087
90th Percentile £95,000 £70,500 £110,000
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% -11.54%

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 897 1,049 1,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 86.92% 93.08% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 744 830 1,316
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +5 7 £82,500 -1.49% 1
Bedford -14 2 £75,000 +25.00% 1
IT Strategy
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (30.00%) hybris
3 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) API Design
3 3 (30.00%) Commercial Awareness
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
5 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
5 1 (10.00%) PMO
5 1 (10.00%) Campaign Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (10.00%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Head of IT
1 3 (30.00%) IT Director
1 3 (30.00%) Lead Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (30.00%) API Design
3 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Commercial Awareness
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) People Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) hybris
2 1 (10.00%) Alteryx
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau