The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 122 112 99
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 2 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% 0.72% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.75% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 14
Average salary £75,000 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Programme Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1649 1728 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.87% 95.89% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1373 1326
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programme Manager in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Programme Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Programme Manager in their job title 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 with Programme Manager in their job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (20.00%) PaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (10.00%) Life Science
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (10.00%) IBM

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Programme Manager in their job title 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 with Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) IBM