The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 208 242 224
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -18
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 1695 1398 1353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.53% 1.20% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.45% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 998 996
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94518 96399 86950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.80% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 77981 76960 71128
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Programme Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programme Management within the UK.

Programme Management Salary Trend in the UK

Programme Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programme Management over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Programme Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Programme Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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
England +39 1577 £60,000 -4.00% 209
London +37 708 £65,000 -9.72% 89
South East +29 300 £60,000 +2.12% 30
City of London +43 151 £70,000 +12.00% 20
South West +48 150 £58,750 +6.81% 21
East of England -18 105 £52,500 -16.00% 7
Yorkshire +47 93 £50,000 +44.92% 20
Berkshire +14 88 £60,000 +9.09% 10
North West +21 85 £50,000 +0.64% 17
West Midlands +11 81 £47,500 -9.52% 15
Hampshire +32 71 £60,000 -7.69% 8
West Yorkshire +31 68 £55,000 +59.42% 13
Gloucestershire +31 66 £60,000 +6.66% 6
Leeds +27 62 £55,000 +59.42% 9
Surrey +10 60 £58,750 -11.32% 2
Manchester +14 56 £50,215 +0.42% 10
Buckinghamshire +7 44 £63,750 -25.00% 5
Bristol +22 43 £55,000 -2.22% 8
Scotland -1 40 £45,000 -23.72% 12
Essex +10 37 £52,500 -19.23% 1
East Midlands -10 32 £57,500 +4.54% 7
Reading -21 32 £62,750 +4.58% 3
Cambridgeshire +24 29 £48,500 -5.82% 3
Hertfordshire -24 25 £63,750 -1.92% 3
Basingstoke +23 24 £60,000 +4.34%
Birmingham +7 24 £55,000 +46.66% 7
Edinburgh +4 24 £41,500 -33.60% 8
Wales +2 18 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Coventry -2 18 £46,750 -1.57% 3
South Wales +2 17 £50,000 +21.21% 4

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1675 (54.19%) Finance
2 1231 (39.83%) Project Management
3 833 (26.95%) SAP
4 783 (25.33%) Telecoms
5 782 (25.30%) Marketing
6 747 (24.17%) PRINCE2
7 719 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
8 679 (21.97%) Manufacturing
9 632 (20.45%) Digital Marketing
9 632 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
10 617 (19.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 617 (19.96%) Electronics
11 614 (19.86%) DTV
12 532 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 476 (15.40%) Degree
14 436 (14.11%) Retail
15 410 (13.26%) Change Management
16 392 (12.68%) Banking
17 327 (10.58%) Microsoft
18 326 (10.55%) Risk Management
19 305 (9.87%) MS Excel
20 285 (9.22%) PMI Certification
21 264 (8.54%) Oracle
22 263 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
23 218 (7.05%) MS Project
24 215 (6.96%) PMP
25 212 (6.86%) Java
26 210 (6.79%) Line Management
27 206 (6.66%) ITIL
28 203 (6.57%) SDLC

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 77 (2.49%) SharePoint
2 46 (1.49%) SAS
3 40 (1.29%) Tomcat
4 35 (1.13%) WebSphere
5 26 (0.84%) JBoss
6 21 (0.68%) WebLogic
7 20 (0.65%) CMS
8 15 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (0.42%) Apache
9 13 (0.42%) MS Exchange
9 13 (0.42%) Mule
9 13 (0.42%) Confluence
10 12 (0.39%) Lync
10 12 (0.39%) MS Project Server
11 11 (0.36%) OpenStack
11 11 (0.36%) Mule ESB
12 10 (0.32%) GlassFish
13 9 (0.29%) Node.js
14 8 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 305 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 218 (7.05%) MS Project
3 152 (4.92%) MS Office
4 134 (4.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 94 (3.04%) MS Visio
6 23 (0.74%) Photoshop
7 17 (0.55%) InDesign
8 8 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (0.26%) SPSS
9 7 (0.23%) Open Workbench
9 7 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.097%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.032%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.032%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 617 (19.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (0.78%) Primavera
3 21 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (0.52%) SAP ERP
5 15 (0.49%) Adobe Campaign
6 13 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.32%) Maximo
7 10 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
7 10 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (0.23%) SAP BPC
9 6 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.19%) SAP HCM
9 6 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (0.16%) Cognos Planning
10 5 (0.16%) Oracle FAH
11 4 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
11 4 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 87 (2.81%) SaaS
2 64 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (0.74%) PaaS
5 19 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
7 12 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (0.39%) Google App Engine
8 10 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
9 9 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.29%) Office 365
10 6 (0.19%) IaaS
11 4 (0.13%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.097%) iPaaS
13 2 (0.065%) Yammer
14 1 (0.032%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.032%) Boomi
14 1 (0.032%) Cloud Coach
14 1 (0.032%) GitHub
14 1 (0.032%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 47 (1.52%) WAN
2 40 (1.29%) LAN
3 38 (1.23%) Firewall
4 35 (1.13%) SAN
5 29 (0.94%) Wireless
6 27 (0.87%) HTTP
6 27 (0.87%) TCP/IP
7 24 (0.78%) FTP
8 22 (0.71%) DNS
8 22 (0.71%) Internet
9 20 (0.65%) VoIP
10 16 (0.52%) DWDM
10 16 (0.52%) VPN
11 13 (0.42%) IPsec
11 13 (0.42%) Intranet
11 13 (0.42%) DSL
12 10 (0.32%) VLAN
12 10 (0.32%) MPLS
12 10 (0.32%) GSM
13 9 (0.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 95 (3.07%) Big Data
3 72 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (1.71%) Hadoop
5 45 (1.46%) Relational Database
6 44 (1.42%) MySQL
7 41 (1.33%) NoSQL
8 35 (1.13%) MongoDB
9 34 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (0.91%) RDBMS
12 25 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
12 25 (0.81%) Oracle Database
13 22 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (0.61%) DB2
14 19 (0.61%) QlikView
15 15 (0.49%) SAP BW
15 15 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
16 14 (0.45%) Couchbase
16 14 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 51 (1.65%) JIRA
2 47 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 35 (1.13%) Jenkins
4 34 (1.10%) Selenium
5 31 (1.00%) Maven
6 25 (0.81%) JUnit
7 20 (0.65%) Visual Studio
7 20 (0.65%) Subversion
8 18 (0.58%) TeamCity
9 16 (0.52%) WebDriver
10 15 (0.49%) Eclipse
10 15 (0.49%) IntelliJ
11 13 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (0.39%) SpecFlow
13 11 (0.36%) Gradle
13 11 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (0.32%) Ant
15 8 (0.26%) ReSharper
15 8 (0.26%) Cucumber
15 8 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1675 (54.19%) Finance
2 783 (25.33%) Telecoms
3 782 (25.30%) Marketing
4 679 (21.97%) Manufacturing
5 617 (19.96%) Electronics
6 436 (14.11%) Retail
7 392 (12.68%) Banking
8 118 (3.82%) Back Office
9 116 (3.75%) Retail Banking
10 94 (3.04%) Investment Banking
11 50 (1.62%) Front Office
12 46 (1.49%) Advertising
13 44 (1.42%) Publishing
14 42 (1.36%) Law
15 41 (1.33%) Financial Institution
16 36 (1.16%) Legal
17 35 (1.13%) Games
18 28 (0.91%) Billing
19 22 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
19 22 (0.71%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 593 (19.18%) Project Manager
2 569 (18.41%) Programme Manager
3 278 (8.99%) Consultant
4 259 (8.38%) Analyst
5 222 (7.18%) Senior Manager
6 191 (6.18%) Developer
7 153 (4.95%) Architect
8 138 (4.46%) Senior Project Manager
9 106 (3.43%) Business Analyst
9 106 (3.43%) Delivery Manager
10 95 (3.07%) PMO Manager
11 94 (3.04%) Programme Director
12 78 (2.52%) Service Manager
12 78 (2.52%) SAP Manager
13 74 (2.39%) IT Project Manager
14 73 (2.36%) Business Manager
15 72 (2.33%) Infrastructure Manager
16 68 (2.20%) IT Programme Manager
16 68 (2.20%) PMO Analyst
17 58 (1.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (5.69%) .NET
2 109 (3.53%) Web Services
3 107 (3.46%) HTML
4 79 (2.56%) CSS
5 74 (2.39%) ASP.NET
6 72 (2.33%) XML
7 58 (1.88%) J2EE
8 53 (1.71%) Spring
9 48 (1.55%) SOAP
10 42 (1.36%) JSON
11 40 (1.29%) REST
12 38 (1.23%) HTML5
13 37 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (1.20%) jQuery
13 37 (1.20%) Middleware
14 29 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (0.81%) Hibernate
16 20 (0.65%) Spring MVC
16 20 (0.65%) .NET Framework
17 17 (0.55%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 614 (19.86%) DTV
2 263 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 120 (3.88%) PMI
5 100 (3.24%) Data Centre
6 82 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 55 (1.78%) Credit Risk
8 46 (1.49%) NHS
9 45 (1.46%) User Experience
10 41 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 41 (1.33%) Computer Science
11 33 (1.07%) FMCG
12 30 (0.97%) Social Media
13 29 (0.94%) Visualisation
14 27 (0.87%) Market Risk
15 26 (0.84%) Derivative
16 22 (0.71%) Life Science
16 22 (0.71%) Client/Server
17 21 (0.68%) Mathematics
17 21 (0.68%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 174 (5.63%) Linux
2 165 (5.34%) Windows
3 99 (3.20%) UNIX
4 37 (1.20%) Android
5 27 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 24 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
9 12 (0.39%) Windows 7
9 12 (0.39%) CentOS
9 12 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.26%) Windows NT
11 7 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (0.19%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.19%) Solaris
12 6 (0.19%) AIX
13 5 (0.16%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1231 (39.83%) Project Management
2 747 (24.17%) PRINCE2
3 719 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
4 632 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 632 (20.45%) Digital Marketing
5 532 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 410 (13.26%) Change Management
7 326 (10.55%) Risk Management
8 210 (6.79%) Line Management
9 206 (6.66%) ITIL
10 203 (6.57%) SDLC
11 196 (6.34%) Service Delivery
12 191 (6.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 186 (6.02%) Business Transformation
14 175 (5.66%) Scrum
14 175 (5.66%) E-Commerce
15 171 (5.53%) Analytics
16 167 (5.40%) Waterfall
17 158 (5.11%) Project Planning
18 143 (4.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 212 (6.86%) Java
2 175 (5.66%) SQL
3 144 (4.66%) C#
4 126 (4.08%) C
5 124 (4.01%) JavaScript
6 75 (2.43%) Python
7 49 (1.59%) C++
8 48 (1.55%) Ruby
9 34 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 30 (0.97%) PHP
11 27 (0.87%) T-SQL
12 23 (0.74%) Perl
13 16 (0.52%) VB.NET
14 14 (0.45%) Clojure
15 13 (0.42%) PowerShell
15 13 (0.42%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.26%) R
16 8 (0.26%) Objective-C
17 7 (0.23%) Apple Swift
18 5 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 476 (15.40%) Degree
2 285 (9.22%) PMI Certification
3 215 (6.96%) PMP
4 155 (5.01%) Security Cleared
5 117 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 95 (3.07%) SC Cleared
7 84 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 70 (2.26%) ISEB
9 55 (1.78%) DV Cleared
10 44 (1.42%) CISSP
11 36 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
12 32 (1.04%) APMP
13 31 (1.00%) MBA
14 28 (0.91%) CISM
15 21 (0.68%) CISA
16 13 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
17 12 (0.39%) ACCA
17 12 (0.39%) CIMA
17 12 (0.39%) PgMP
18 10 (0.32%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (4.95%) QA
2 54 (1.75%) SLA
3 44 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (0.94%) CRD IV
6 28 (0.91%) Solvency II
7 26 (0.84%) P3O
8 20 (0.65%) PCI DSS
9 18 (0.58%) EMIR
10 16 (0.52%) MiFID
11 11 (0.36%) PMBOK
12 7 (0.23%) COBIT
13 6 (0.19%) ISO 9001
13 6 (0.19%) WCAG
13 6 (0.19%) Section 508
14 4 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
15 3 (0.097%) Data Quality
16 2 (0.065%) HL7
16 2 (0.065%) ISO 14001
16 2 (0.065%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 47 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.29%) XenApp
5 7 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (0.23%) Docker
6 6 (0.19%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.16%) vSphere
8 4 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.13%) DFS Replication
8 4 (0.13%) XenServer
8 4 (0.13%) Firmware
8 4 (0.13%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.13%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.065%) Xen
9 2 (0.065%) SAP ITS
9 2 (0.065%) Postfix
9 2 (0.065%) zsh
9 2 (0.065%) iptables
9 2 (0.065%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (0.71%) Puppet
3 10 (0.32%) SCCM
4 8 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
5 4 (0.13%) Ansible
6 3 (0.097%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.097%) SCOM
6 3 (0.097%) Nagios
6 3 (0.097%) Unicenter
6 3 (0.097%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.097%) Rundeck
6 3 (0.097%) logstash
7 2 (0.065%) SELinux
7 2 (0.065%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.032%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.032%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.032%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.032%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 833 (26.95%) SAP
2 327 (10.58%) Microsoft
3 264 (8.54%) Oracle
4 88 (2.85%) IBM
5 68 (2.20%) VMware
6 66 (2.14%) Cisco
7 29 (0.94%) Citrix
8 28 (0.91%) Red Hat
9 27 (0.87%) Adobe
10 26 (0.84%) Google
11 25 (0.81%) Tableau
12 24 (0.78%) hybris
12 24 (0.78%) Cognizant
13 23 (0.74%) HP
13 23 (0.74%) RedPrairie
14 22 (0.71%) Pega
15 16 (0.52%) Omniture
15 16 (0.52%) ATG
16 15 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (0.49%) Apple
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