The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Project Manager
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 35 30
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 42 60 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 6.36% 6.57% 6.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.60% 7.06% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 58
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,200 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 636 850 1112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.36% 93.10% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 471 703 844
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £71,500
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 Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -9 12 £52,500 -14.28% 1
Bedford +11 10 £47,500 +11.76%
Dunstable - 1 £50,000 -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 26 (37.14%) Retail
2 22 (31.43%) PRINCE2
3 21 (30.00%) Project Management
4 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (25.71%) Finance
6 17 (24.29%) CRM
7 9 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
8 8 (11.43%) Marketing
9 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (10.00%) Scrum
9 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (8.57%) Data Transformation
10 6 (8.57%) Project Governance
10 6 (8.57%) Change Control
11 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
11 5 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (7.14%) Content Management
11 5 (7.14%) CMS
12 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (5.71%) Project Planning
12 4 (5.71%) Time Management
12 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (4.29%) Coaching
13 3 (4.29%) Geospatial Data
13 3 (4.29%) IT Strategy

Project Manager Skill Set
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 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.29%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (4.29%) GIS
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 26 (37.14%) Retail
2 18 (25.71%) Finance
3 8 (11.43%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Back Office
5 1 (1.43%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Publishing
5 1 (1.43%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.43%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) PRINCE2
2 21 (30.00%) Project Management
3 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (24.29%) CRM
5 9 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
7 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.00%) Scrum
7 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.57%) Change Control
8 6 (8.57%) Data Transformation
8 6 (8.57%) Project Governance
9 5 (7.14%) Content Management
9 5 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
10 4 (5.71%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (5.71%) Time Management
11 3 (4.29%) Coaching
11 3 (4.29%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) PMP
2 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.43%) Hyperion
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Annapurna HR
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus / benefits
Posted: 4 days ago