The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 183 222 212
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 63 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.98% 0.35% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.37% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 40
Average salary £62,500 £66,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £49,700
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £80,000 £85,750
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Programme Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6123 6681 7159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.23% 94.83% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4987 5410 6136
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Programme Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Programme Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Programme Manager
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 Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +35 40 £62,500 -7.40% 1
Merseyside +24 9 £61,085 +35.74%
Cheshire -15 6 £65,000 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 53 (57.61%) Finance
2 43 (46.74%) Programme Management
3 40 (43.48%) Project Management
4 38 (41.30%) PRINCE2
5 30 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (29.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (20.65%) Risk Management
7 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (17.39%) Service Delivery
8 16 (17.39%) Degree
9 13 (14.13%) Service Management
10 12 (13.04%) Banking
10 12 (13.04%) PRINCE
10 12 (13.04%) Business Development
11 11 (11.96%) Supply Chain Management
12 10 (10.87%) Data Analysis
12 10 (10.87%) Freedom of Information
12 10 (10.87%) Marketing
12 10 (10.87%) Data Protection
12 10 (10.87%) Law
12 10 (10.87%) Scrum
12 10 (10.87%) Retail
12 10 (10.87%) Data Management
12 10 (10.87%) NHS
13 9 (9.78%) ITIL
13 9 (9.78%) Performance Management
14 8 (8.70%) Business Process Improvement
14 8 (8.70%) Resource Management
14 8 (8.70%) Supplier Management
14 8 (8.70%) Strategic Planning

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.17%) SAP GRC
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.17%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.17%) PaaS
2 2 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.09%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) WAN
1 2 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (1.09%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.17%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.17%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) JIRA
General
1 53 (57.61%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Banking
3 10 (10.87%) Retail
3 10 (10.87%) Marketing
3 10 (10.87%) Law
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Back Office
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) Web Services
1 3 (3.26%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (3.26%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) NHS
1 10 (10.87%) Freedom of Information
2 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.17%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.09%) iDTV
4 1 (1.09%) FMCG
4 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Life Science
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (46.74%) Programme Management
2 40 (43.48%) Project Management
3 38 (41.30%) PRINCE2
4 30 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (29.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (20.65%) Risk Management
7 16 (17.39%) Service Delivery
8 13 (14.13%) Service Management
9 12 (13.04%) PRINCE
9 12 (13.04%) Business Development
10 11 (11.96%) Supply Chain Management
11 10 (10.87%) Data Management
11 10 (10.87%) Data Analysis
11 10 (10.87%) Scrum
11 10 (10.87%) Data Protection
12 9 (9.78%) Performance Management
12 9 (9.78%) ITIL
13 8 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (8.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.26%) C#
1 3 (3.26%) Java
1 3 (3.26%) SQL
1 3 (3.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (7.61%) PMP
3 7 (7.61%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.17%) ISEB
6 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.09%) APMP
7 1 (1.09%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) GMP
Vendors
1 5 (5.43%) Oracle
2 2 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (1.09%) IBM
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.09%) VocaLink