Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 20 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 101 103 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.97% 9.16% 7.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.26% 10.03% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 79 107 118
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £43,000 £34,600 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,400 £70,000 £82,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Project Management 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 1,027 1,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.55% 91.37% 94.09%
Number of salaries quoted 740 836 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 £30,000 £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% - -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Bedfordshire

Project Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Project Management in Bedfordshire

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Bedfordshire

Project Management
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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 38 £67,500 +28.57% 7
Dunstable +5 33 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Bedford +3 18 £45,000 +18.42% 5
Shefford -2 3 £57,500 +35.29%
Leighton Buzzard -2 1 £60,000 +90.48%
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 47 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.61%) PRINCE2
3 30 (29.70%) QA
4 27 (26.73%) .NET
5 22 (21.78%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (20.79%) Scrum
7 20 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (19.80%) ITIL
8 19 (18.81%) CRM
8 19 (18.81%) Finance
8 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (18.81%) Marketing
8 19 (18.81%) Analytics
8 19 (18.81%) Virtual Team
9 18 (17.82%) Big Data
10 17 (16.83%) Linux
11 16 (15.84%) VPN
11 16 (15.84%) Firewall
12 15 (14.85%) Wi-Fi
12 15 (14.85%) LAN
12 15 (14.85%) WAN
12 15 (14.85%) Network Security
12 15 (14.85%) Virtual Team Management
13 14 (13.86%) Hadoop
13 14 (13.86%) SAP
14 13 (12.87%) Migration
14 13 (12.87%) Artificial Intelligence
15 11 (10.89%) Customer Analytics
16 10 (9.90%) Mentoring
16 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET

Project Management
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 5 (4.95%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.98%) BPCS
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.98%) Lawson
3 1 (0.99%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (21.78%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.94%) Office 365
4 5 (4.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.97%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.99%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.84%) Firewall
1 16 (15.84%) VPN
2 15 (14.85%) LAN
2 15 (14.85%) Network Security
2 15 (14.85%) WAN
2 15 (14.85%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (5.94%) IP Telephony
3 6 (5.94%) MPLS
4 3 (2.97%) RIP
5 1 (0.99%) 2G
5 1 (0.99%) 3G
5 1 (0.99%) 4G
5 1 (0.99%) DNS
5 1 (0.99%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.99%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (0.99%) LTE
5 1 (0.99%) TETRA
5 1 (0.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.82%) Big Data
2 14 (13.86%) Hadoop
3 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.99%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (18.81%) Finance
1 19 (18.81%) Marketing
2 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (48.51%) Project Manager
2 15 (14.85%) Network Manager
3 11 (10.89%) Analytics Manager
3 11 (10.89%) Big Data Manager
3 11 (10.89%) Data Analytics Manager
4 9 (8.91%) Software Manager
5 8 (7.92%) Development Manager
5 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 8 (7.92%) Marketing Manager
5 8 (7.92%) Marketing Project Manager
5 8 (7.92%) Software Development Manager
6 7 (6.93%) Project Officer
7 6 (5.94%) Assistant Project Manager
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Manager
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (5.94%) Technical Manager
7 6 (5.94%) Technical Project Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Head of Analytics
8 5 (4.95%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.73%) .NET
2 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.98%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.98%) Ajax
3 2 (1.98%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.98%) HTML
3 2 (1.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) Virtual Team
2 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.95%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.95%) Fat Client
3 5 (4.95%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.99%) FMCG
6 1 (0.99%) Life Science
6 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.83%) Linux
2 7 (6.93%) Windows
3 6 (5.94%) Windows 10
3 6 (5.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.61%) PRINCE2
3 21 (20.79%) Scrum
4 20 (19.80%) ITIL
4 20 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (18.81%) Analytics
5 19 (18.81%) CRM
6 15 (14.85%) Virtual Team Management
7 13 (12.87%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (12.87%) Migration
8 11 (10.89%) Customer Analytics
9 10 (9.90%) Mentoring
10 9 (8.91%) DevOps
10 9 (8.91%) ERP
10 9 (8.91%) Waterfall
11 8 (7.92%) Risk Management
12 7 (6.93%) Decision-Making
12 7 (6.93%) Performance Management
13 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 6 (5.94%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.90%) C#
2 7 (6.93%) Java
3 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
1 8 (7.92%) PMI Certification
1 8 (7.92%) PMP
2 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (3.96%) MBA
4 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.99%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.99%) CISM
6 1 (0.99%) CISSP
6 1 (0.99%) ISACA
6 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (29.70%) QA
2 9 (8.91%) PMO
3 1 (0.99%) COBIT
3 1 (0.99%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (0.99%) SCCM
1 1 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) SAP
2 9 (8.91%) IBM
3 8 (7.92%) Cloudera
3 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.94%) Sage
5 5 (4.95%) Citrix
5 5 (4.95%) Google
6 4 (3.96%) Oracle
7 2 (1.98%) Epicor
7 2 (1.98%) HP
7 2 (1.98%) IFS
7 2 (1.98%) Infor
7 2 (1.98%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.98%) VMware
8 1 (0.99%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.99%) Meraki
8 1 (0.99%) NetApp
8 1 (0.99%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.99%) Siemens
8 1 (0.99%) Tableau