Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 42 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 81 95 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 6.14% 5.48% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.31% 5.82% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 70 95 156
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,550 £80,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 1284 1633 2176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 97.27% 94.18% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1397 1775
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +6.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,275 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.64% +4.18% +6.25%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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 -18 22 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Bedford +20 13 £49,000 +15.29%
Dunstable +1 3 £56,250 -6.25% 1
Project Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 35 (43.21%) Retail
2 28 (34.57%) Finance
3 26 (32.10%) PRINCE2
4 24 (29.63%) Project Management
5 21 (25.93%) Waterfall
6 19 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (16.05%) CRM
9 11 (13.58%) Marketing
10 9 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (8.64%) Programme Management
11 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
12 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
12 6 (7.41%) Scrum
12 6 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
12 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (7.41%) Data Transformation
13 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (6.17%) Content Management
13 5 (6.17%) CMS
13 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
13 5 (6.17%) C
13 5 (6.17%) Intranet
14 4 (4.94%) Project Planning
14 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
15 3 (3.70%) ServiceNow

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 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.17%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.23%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (1.23%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 35 (43.21%) Retail
2 28 (34.57%) Finance
3 11 (13.58%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) PRINCE2
2 24 (29.63%) Project Management
3 21 (25.93%) Waterfall
4 19 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (16.05%) CRM
7 9 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (8.64%) Programme Management
9 6 (7.41%) Data Transformation
9 6 (7.41%) Scrum
10 5 (6.17%) Content Management
10 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.94%) Project Planning
11 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (3.70%) Logistics
12 3 (3.70%) Service Management
13 2 (2.47%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.23%) PMP
2 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) PMO
2 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle
2 3 (3.70%) Remedy
2 3 (3.70%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.23%) Hyperion
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