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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 94 105 128
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 25 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.36% 0.93% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.14% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 7
Average salary £46,000 £44,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.95% -36.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £71,250 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +7.27%
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
1554 1312 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.64% 81.29% 83.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 991 1345
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
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
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 3 March 2015. 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 -1 4 £45,500 +15.92%
Runcorn -5 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Chester +13 3 £47,000 +1.62%
Warrington +7 2 - - 1
Nantwich - 1 £50,000 -
Programme Management
North West

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 30 (66.67%) Finance
2 19 (42.22%) Project Management
3 17 (37.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (35.56%) Test Management
4 16 (35.56%) System Testing
4 16 (35.56%) Test Strategy
4 16 (35.56%) Statistics
5 13 (28.89%) Degree
6 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (24.44%) Resource Management
8 10 (22.22%) ITIL
9 9 (20.00%) Billing
9 9 (20.00%) Supplier Management
10 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
10 8 (17.78%) Portfolio Management
10 8 (17.78%) Security Testing
10 8 (17.78%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (17.78%) Legal
11 7 (15.56%) MS Project
12 6 (13.33%) Line Management
13 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
14 4 (8.89%) PRINCE
14 4 (8.89%) Financial Institution
14 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
14 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (8.89%) Product Management
15 3 (6.67%) Critical Path Analysis
15 3 (6.67%) Banking
15 3 (6.67%) Service Management

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Project
2 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
General
1 30 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Billing
3 8 (17.78%) Legal
4 4 (8.89%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.67%) Banking
6 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.22%) Retail
7 1 (2.22%) Back Office
7 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Test Manager
2 13 (28.89%) Programme Manager
3 10 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.67%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (2.22%) PMO Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Statistics
2 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Project Management
2 17 (37.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (35.56%) Test Management
3 16 (35.56%) System Testing
3 16 (35.56%) Test Strategy
4 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (24.44%) Resource Management
6 10 (22.22%) ITIL
7 9 (20.00%) Supplier Management
8 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
8 8 (17.78%) Security Testing
8 8 (17.78%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (13.33%) Line Management
10 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.89%) Product Management
10 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
10 4 (8.89%) PRINCE
11 3 (6.67%) Service Management
11 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) BT
2 2 (4.44%) Planview