The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 84 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 22 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.38% 0.75% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.78% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 2
Average salary £59,000 £63,750 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.45% +4.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,350 £60,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £73,250 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
Programme Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1493 1412 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.90% 95.86% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 972 933 705
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Programme Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Programme Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (43.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (40.00%) Finance
3 8 (26.67%) Programme Management
4 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
5 5 (16.67%) Line Management
5 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.67%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.33%) QA
6 4 (13.33%) Banking
6 4 (13.33%) Retail
6 4 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Test Management
7 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (10.00%) Degree
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (10.00%) ISEB
7 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) C
8 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
8 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
8 2 (6.67%) Coaching
8 2 (6.67%) Waterfall

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Flex
1 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) PMI
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (26.67%) Programme Management
3 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
4 5 (16.67%) Line Management
4 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (13.33%) Test Management
5 4 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
7 2 (6.67%) Coaching
8 1 (3.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
2 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ISEB
1 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft