The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 104 95 122
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 19 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.99% 1.20% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.50% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 15
Average salary £48,179 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.64% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -4.34%
Programme Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1582 1268 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.52% 79.80% 76.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1007 1433
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Programme Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Cheshire region.

Programme Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Programme Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Programme Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Programme Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -8 6 £47,000 -6.00%
Chester -1 2 £45,000 -
Warrington - 2 £45,000 -
Macclesfield +5 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £60,000 -
Programme Management
North West

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Programme Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Programme Management.

1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (23.33%) Project Management
3 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (23.33%) Test Management
4 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (20.00%) Retail
4 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.67%) System Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Statistics
5 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Degree
6 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 4 (13.33%) PMP
6 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
6 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) MBA
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Banking
7 3 (10.00%) Local Government
7 3 (10.00%) MS Project
7 3 (10.00%) Windows
7 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) Cognizant
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (10.00%) Project Planning

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Programme Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Programme Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Project
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Local Government
4 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Programme Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Development Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Head of Infrastructure
4 3 (10.00%) Head of Development
5 2 (6.67%) PMO Manager
5 2 (6.67%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Statistics
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (23.33%) Test Management
3 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.67%) System Testing
4 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Service Management
5 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Demand Management
6 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) PMP
1 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MBA
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (3.33%) MKS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) HP