Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 22 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 92 117 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.35% 8.84% 8.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.84% 9.59% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 78 99 137
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £83,000 £60,250 £80,000
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 849 1,220 1,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 86.28% 92.21% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 713 897 1,384
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -7.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,150
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -4 36 £57,500 +9.52% 5
Dunstable +13 32 £55,000 +54.93%
Bedford +7 11 £69,139 +58.94% 3
Shefford - 5 £57,500 -
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £53,750 -
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.87%) PRINCE2
3 24 (26.09%) .NET
4 22 (23.91%) ITIL
5 20 (21.74%) QA
6 17 (18.48%) SAP
7 16 (17.39%) CRM
7 16 (17.39%) Firewall
7 16 (17.39%) Scrum
7 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (16.30%) Marketing
8 15 (16.30%) Linux
8 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
9 14 (15.22%) WAN
9 14 (15.22%) Big Data
9 14 (15.22%) Analytics
10 13 (14.13%) Virtual Team Management
10 13 (14.13%) Virtual Team
10 13 (14.13%) Network Security
10 13 (14.13%) VPN
10 13 (14.13%) LAN
10 13 (14.13%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (14.13%) Finance
11 12 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (13.04%) Java
11 12 (13.04%) DevOps
12 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
12 11 (11.96%) Retail
13 10 (10.87%) TDD

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 10 (10.87%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.09%) Apache
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.09%) IIS
3 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Infor M3
2 3 (3.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.17%) BPCS
3 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.17%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.17%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.26%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) Firewall
2 14 (15.22%) WAN
3 13 (14.13%) LAN
3 13 (14.13%) Network Security
3 13 (14.13%) VPN
3 13 (14.13%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (1.09%) DHCP
5 1 (1.09%) DNS
5 1 (1.09%) SAN
5 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) Big Data
2 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.87%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (16.30%) Marketing
2 13 (14.13%) Finance
3 11 (11.96%) Retail
4 7 (7.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Project Manager
2 13 (14.13%) Network Manager
3 10 (10.87%) Head of Analytics
3 10 (10.87%) Head of Big Data
3 10 (10.87%) Head of Development
4 8 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 6 (6.52%) Development Manager
5 6 (6.52%) Release Manager
5 6 (6.52%) Software Development Manager
5 6 (6.52%) Software Manager
6 5 (5.43%) Analyst
6 5 (5.43%) Senior Manager
6 5 (5.43%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) Data Manager
7 4 (4.35%) ERP Project Manager
7 4 (4.35%) Migration Project Manager
7 4 (4.35%) Project Officer
7 4 (4.35%) Supply Chain Manager
7 4 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.09%) .NET
2 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.17%) Ajax
4 2 (2.17%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.17%) HTML
4 2 (2.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Virtual Team
2 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.61%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.26%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.17%) FMCG
6 2 (2.17%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.30%) Linux
2 3 (3.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.87%) PRINCE2
3 22 (23.91%) ITIL
4 16 (17.39%) CRM
4 16 (17.39%) Scrum
5 14 (15.22%) Analytics
6 13 (14.13%) Virtual Team Management
7 12 (13.04%) DevOps
7 12 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.87%) ERP
8 10 (10.87%) Mentoring
8 10 (10.87%) SDLC
8 10 (10.87%) TDD
9 9 (9.78%) Migration
10 8 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (8.70%) Machine Learning
11 7 (7.61%) Waterfall
12 6 (6.52%) Release Management
13 5 (5.43%) Business Analysis
13 5 (5.43%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.04%) Java
2 10 (10.87%) C#
3 3 (3.26%) SQL
4 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.35%) PMP
4 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) CCNA
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.17%) HNC
5 2 (2.17%) MCITP
5 2 (2.17%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.09%) ACCA
6 1 (1.09%) CIMA
6 1 (1.09%) CISM
6 1 (1.09%) CISSP
6 1 (1.09%) ISACA
6 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.74%) QA
2 6 (6.52%) PMO
3 1 (1.09%) COBIT
3 1 (1.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.09%) Firmware
3 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) SAP
2 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.87%) Google
4 8 (8.70%) Oracle
5 7 (7.61%) Sage
6 5 (5.43%) JD Edwards
7 3 (3.26%) Epicor
7 3 (3.26%) Infor
7 3 (3.26%) VMware
8 2 (2.17%) Cisco
8 2 (2.17%) IFS
8 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.09%) Citrix
9 1 (1.09%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.09%) Dell
9 1 (1.09%) HP
9 1 (1.09%) Red Hat