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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 97 104 134
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +30
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 30 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.56% 1.00% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.24% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 9
Average salary £47,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £32,500 £46,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
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
1642 1373 1850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.65% 80.96% 83.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1084 1604
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Warrington +11 10 £68,750 -1.78%
Knutsford +1 4 £46,000 -
Chester - 3 £47,000 -
Programme Management
North West

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (68.89%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Project Management
3 14 (31.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (31.11%) Test Management
3 14 (31.11%) System Testing
3 14 (31.11%) Statistics
3 14 (31.11%) Test Strategy
3 14 (31.11%) Degree
4 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (24.44%) ITIL
5 11 (24.44%) Resource Management
6 9 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (17.78%) Portfolio Management
7 8 (17.78%) Line Management
7 8 (17.78%) Legal
7 8 (17.78%) Security Testing
7 8 (17.78%) Supplier Management
7 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
7 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.33%) Service Management
9 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
10 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
10 4 (8.89%) Banking
10 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.89%) Billing
11 3 (6.67%) Financial Institution
11 3 (6.67%) MS Project Server
11 3 (6.67%) Matrix Management

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (6.67%) MS Project Server
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Project
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 31 (68.89%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Legal
3 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Billing
4 3 (6.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.44%) Local Government
5 2 (4.44%) Retail
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) Back Office
6 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Programme Manager
1 14 (31.11%) Test Manager
2 7 (15.56%) Project Manager
3 3 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) IT Programme Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Change Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (2.22%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (2.22%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Head of IT
5 1 (2.22%) Project Officer
5 1 (2.22%) Software Development Project Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Software Manager
5 1 (2.22%) PMO Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Statistics
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) CMDB
2 1 (2.22%) User Experience
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Project Management
2 14 (31.11%) Test Management
2 14 (31.11%) System Testing
2 14 (31.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (31.11%) Test Strategy
3 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (24.44%) ITIL
4 11 (24.44%) Resource Management
5 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
5 8 (17.78%) Security Testing
5 8 (17.78%) Portfolio Management
5 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
5 8 (17.78%) Supplier Management
5 8 (17.78%) Line Management
6 6 (13.33%) Service Management
7 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.67%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 9 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PMP
3 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.22%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.44%) BT
1 2 (4.44%) Planview