The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 173 178 233
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +55
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 75 61 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.08% 0.94% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.14% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 59 54 20
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -10.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
Programme Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5743 5334 6320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.56% 82.23% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4924 4457 5446
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 the North West

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Programme Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Programme Management Salary Trend in the North West

Programme Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programme Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Programme Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Programme Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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
Manchester -14 34 £45,000 -7.69% 8
Cheshire +10 29 £46,000 - 1
Merseyside +10 1 - -
Lancashire -8 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 94 (67.14%) Finance
2 59 (42.14%) Project Management
3 36 (25.71%) Degree
4 33 (23.57%) PRINCE2
5 30 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 28 (20.00%) Test Management
7 27 (19.29%) System Testing
7 27 (19.29%) Statistics
7 27 (19.29%) Test Strategy
7 27 (19.29%) ITIL
8 20 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 17 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (11.43%) Change Management
11 15 (10.71%) Telecoms
11 15 (10.71%) Resource Management
12 14 (10.00%) Banking
13 13 (9.29%) Service Delivery
13 13 (9.29%) MS Project
14 11 (7.86%) Retail
14 11 (7.86%) QA
14 11 (7.86%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (7.14%) Line Management
15 10 (7.14%) Matrix Management
15 10 (7.14%) Supplier Management
16 9 (6.43%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (6.43%) Portfolio Management
17 8 (5.71%) Critical Path Analysis
17 8 (5.71%) Marketing
17 8 (5.71%) Project Planning

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (2.86%) MS Project Server
2 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.71%) Liferay
Applications
1 13 (9.29%) MS Project
2 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.86%) MS Office
4 2 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.71%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.71%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) 2G
1 3 (2.14%) Internet
1 3 (2.14%) 3G
1 3 (2.14%) 4G
2 2 (1.43%) Wireless
3 1 (0.71%) MPLS
3 1 (0.71%) ADSL
3 1 (0.71%) LAN
3 1 (0.71%) WAN
3 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.43%) MS Access
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.71%) BODI
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) Maven
2 1 (0.71%) JUnit
2 1 (0.71%) Gradle
2 1 (0.71%) Mockito
2 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 94 (67.14%) Finance
2 15 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.00%) Banking
4 11 (7.86%) Retail
5 8 (5.71%) Marketing
5 8 (5.71%) Legal
6 7 (5.00%) Financial Institution
7 6 (4.29%) Electronics
7 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.86%) Billing
9 2 (1.43%) Local Government
10 1 (0.71%) Back Office
10 1 (0.71%) Advertising
10 1 (0.71%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.71%) French Language
10 1 (0.71%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (19.29%) Test Manager
2 26 (18.57%) Project Manager
3 19 (13.57%) Programme Manager
4 10 (7.14%) Software Manager
4 10 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
5 8 (5.71%) Programme Director
5 8 (5.71%) Senior Manager
5 8 (5.71%) Architect
6 7 (5.00%) Analyst
6 7 (5.00%) Consultant
6 7 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (3.57%) Head of Infrastructure
9 4 (2.86%) Senior Service Manager
9 4 (2.86%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
9 4 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (2.86%) Project Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (2.86%) Service Manager
9 4 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.71%) Spring
1 1 (0.71%) JSF
1 1 (0.71%) J2SE
1 1 (0.71%) .NET
1 1 (0.71%) J2EE
1 1 (0.71%) HTML
1 1 (0.71%) CSS
1 1 (0.71%) JDBC
1 1 (0.71%) JSP
1 1 (0.71%) Servlets
1 1 (0.71%) SOAP
1 1 (0.71%) Web Services
1 1 (0.71%) MyBatis
1 1 (0.71%) PrimeFaces
1 1 (0.71%) REST
1 1 (0.71%) Ajax
1 1 (0.71%) Java EE
1 1 (0.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.29%) Statistics
2 5 (3.57%) DTV
2 5 (3.57%) NHS
3 3 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) PMI
5 1 (0.71%) User Experience
5 1 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.71%) Informatics
5 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.71%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.43%) Linux
2 1 (0.71%) UNIX
2 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.14%) Project Management
2 33 (23.57%) PRINCE2
3 30 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 28 (20.00%) Test Management
5 27 (19.29%) System Testing
5 27 (19.29%) Test Strategy
5 27 (19.29%) ITIL
6 20 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 17 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (11.43%) Change Management
9 15 (10.71%) Resource Management
10 13 (9.29%) Service Delivery
11 11 (7.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (7.14%) Line Management
12 10 (7.14%) Matrix Management
12 10 (7.14%) Supplier Management
13 9 (6.43%) Portfolio Management
14 8 (5.71%) Critical Path Analysis
14 8 (5.71%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.86%) C
2 3 (2.14%) SQL
3 2 (1.43%) Java
4 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (25.71%) Degree
2 9 (6.43%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.57%) MBA
4 4 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.14%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.43%) PMP
6 2 (1.43%) ISEB
7 1 (0.71%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (5.00%) Primavera
2 5 (3.57%) SAP
3 4 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.43%) Planview
4 2 (1.43%) BT
5 1 (0.71%) VMware
5 1 (0.71%) Citrix
5 1 (0.71%) Juniper
5 1 (0.71%) CA
5 1 (0.71%) Cisco
5 1 (0.71%) Nortel
5 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.71%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.71%) Google
5 1 (0.71%) Huawei
5 1 (0.71%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.71%) WatchGuard
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