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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 381 360 369
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 717 854 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.72% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.76% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 538 673 589
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £48,700
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Programme Manager
Salary Trend

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

Programme Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram

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

Programme Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Programme Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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 -30 661 £77,500 +3.33% 88
London -2 338 £85,000 +6.25% 40
South East -77 103 £73,750 +5.35% 14
City of London -24 70 £82,000 +5.80% 10
West Midlands +4 44 £75,000 +36.36% 8
North West +19 42 £62,500 -13.79% 9
East Midlands +15 41 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Yorkshire -7 41 £72,500 +7.40% 7
West Yorkshire +4 35 £75,000 +7.14% 7
Berkshire -48 34 £75,000 -0.66% 5
East of England -7 33 £75,000 - 4
Leeds +13 32 £72,500 -2.02% 5
Birmingham -9 25 £75,000 +42.85% 3
South West -21 23 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Scotland +19 22 £70,000 +9.37% 3
Hertfordshire -1 19 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Leicestershire +32 17 £72,500 +20.33% 1
Manchester +11 17 £60,000 -14.28% 3
Reading -37 17 £80,000 +3.22% 2
Oxfordshire +26 16 £65,000 -3.70% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 16 £73,750 +40.47% 1
Hampshire -19 15 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Glasgow +18 13 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Nottinghamshire +15 13 £54,500 -27.33% 1
Nottingham -2 13 £54,500 -27.33% 1
Surrey +14 12 £70,000 -9.67% 1
Cardiff +8 11 £65,000 +30.00%
Wales +5 11 £65,000 +30.00% 1
South Wales -2 11 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Northamptonshire -17 11 £60,000 -7.69% 1

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 569 (38.71%) Project Management
2 533 (36.26%) Programme Management
3 514 (34.97%) Finance
4 484 (32.93%) PRINCE2
5 384 (26.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 337 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
7 203 (13.81%) Degree
8 169 (11.50%) PMI Certification
9 167 (11.36%) Retail
10 156 (10.61%) Banking
11 119 (8.10%) ITIL
12 112 (7.62%) Scrum
13 110 (7.48%) Risk Management
14 109 (7.41%) Telecoms
15 108 (7.35%) PMP
16 107 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
17 102 (6.94%) Change Management
18 100 (6.80%) SAP
18 100 (6.80%) Waterfall
19 98 (6.67%) People Management
20 94 (6.39%) Mentoring
21 92 (6.26%) Line Management
21 92 (6.26%) Continuous Improvement
22 91 (6.19%) ERP
23 87 (5.92%) Coaching
24 85 (5.78%) PMI
25 84 (5.71%) Portfolio Management
26 83 (5.65%) Microsoft
27 82 (5.58%) MS Excel
28 81 (5.51%) PRINCE

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 50 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 29 (1.97%) Documentum
3 8 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.34%) Lync
4 5 (0.34%) CMS
5 3 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.20%) Magnolia
5 3 (0.20%) Mule
5 3 (0.20%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.068%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.068%) Liferay
6 1 (0.068%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.068%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.068%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.068%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.068%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 82 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 75 (5.10%) MS Project
3 35 (2.38%) MS Office
4 34 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.14%) Mingle
7 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.068%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.29%) SAP ERP
2 11 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (0.75%) SAP CO
2 11 (0.75%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.41%) SAP BPC
3 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.34%) Primavera
5 4 (0.27%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.20%) Maximo
7 2 (0.14%) Endur
7 2 (0.14%) HFM
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.14%) Finacle
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.61%) Office 365
1 9 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (0.61%) SaaS
2 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.27%) Force.com
3 4 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.068%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.068%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.068%) IaaS
5 1 (0.068%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.068%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.068%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.43%) Internet
2 11 (0.75%) WAN
3 10 (0.68%) Intranet
4 9 (0.61%) Unified Communications
4 9 (0.61%) Wireless
5 8 (0.54%) Extranet
5 8 (0.54%) SS7
5 8 (0.54%) INAP
5 8 (0.54%) LTE
5 8 (0.54%) VoLTE
6 6 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.34%) Broadband
7 5 (0.34%) LAN
7 5 (0.34%) VPN
8 4 (0.27%) SAN
9 3 (0.20%) S/MIME
9 3 (0.20%) IPv4
9 3 (0.20%) IPv6
9 3 (0.20%) SSL
10 2 (0.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (0.95%) SQL Server
3 11 (0.75%) Big Data
4 8 (0.54%) SAP BI
5 7 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.14%) Essbase
8 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.068%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.068%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.068%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (1.22%) JIRA
2 7 (0.48%) Cucumber
3 6 (0.41%) Selenium
3 6 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.068%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.068%) Hudson
5 1 (0.068%) Subversion
5 1 (0.068%) MSI
General
1 514 (34.97%) Finance
2 167 (11.36%) Retail
3 156 (10.61%) Banking
4 109 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 66 (4.49%) Marketing
6 51 (3.47%) Manufacturing
7 47 (3.20%) Investment Banking
8 40 (2.72%) Legal
9 30 (2.04%) Law
10 22 (1.50%) Advertising
11 20 (1.36%) Billing
11 20 (1.36%) Back Office
12 19 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (1.29%) Aerospace
13 18 (1.22%) Military
13 18 (1.22%) Games
14 12 (0.82%) Electronics
15 10 (0.68%) Publishing
15 10 (0.68%) Front Office
15 10 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.29%) .NET
2 15 (1.02%) Web Services
3 7 (0.48%) Grails
3 7 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (0.48%) CGI
4 6 (0.41%) SAP Smart Forms
5 5 (0.34%) HTML
6 4 (0.27%) Middleware
6 4 (0.27%) Dojo
6 4 (0.27%) Java EE
7 3 (0.20%) RESTful
7 3 (0.20%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.20%) CSS
7 3 (0.20%) EDI
8 2 (0.14%) SOAP
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.14%) jQuery
9 1 (0.068%) Sass
9 1 (0.068%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 107 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (5.78%) PMI
3 52 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 35 (2.38%) NHS
5 26 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 23 (1.56%) Mobile App
7 16 (1.09%) FMCG
8 14 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (0.95%) Market Risk
9 13 (0.88%) Life Science
10 11 (0.75%) Economics
11 10 (0.68%) Digital Media
12 8 (0.54%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
13 7 (0.48%) Fat Client
13 7 (0.48%) Credit Risk
13 7 (0.48%) E-Learning
13 7 (0.48%) Thin Client
14 6 (0.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (2.86%) Windows
2 11 (0.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (0.41%) Windows XP
4 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.27%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.27%) Android
6 3 (0.20%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.20%) AIX
7 1 (0.068%) UNIX
7 1 (0.068%) Solaris
7 1 (0.068%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (38.71%) Project Management
2 533 (36.26%) Programme Management
3 484 (32.93%) PRINCE2
4 384 (26.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 337 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
6 119 (8.10%) ITIL
7 112 (7.62%) Scrum
8 110 (7.48%) Risk Management
9 102 (6.94%) Change Management
10 100 (6.80%) Waterfall
11 98 (6.67%) People Management
12 94 (6.39%) Mentoring
13 92 (6.26%) Line Management
13 92 (6.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 91 (6.19%) ERP
15 87 (5.92%) Coaching
16 84 (5.71%) Portfolio Management
17 81 (5.51%) PRINCE
17 81 (5.51%) Business Transformation
18 80 (5.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 44 (2.99%) C
2 31 (2.11%) Java
3 19 (1.29%) SQL
4 8 (0.54%) VBA
5 7 (0.48%) Ruby
5 7 (0.48%) C#
6 5 (0.34%) MATLAB
7 3 (0.20%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.14%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.068%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 203 (13.81%) Degree
2 169 (11.50%) PMI Certification
3 108 (7.35%) PMP
4 68 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 67 (4.56%) Security Cleared
6 64 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 64 (4.35%) ISEB
7 57 (3.88%) SC Cleared
8 44 (2.99%) ISTQB
9 25 (1.70%) DV Cleared
10 24 (1.63%) APMP
11 18 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.61%) MBA
12 9 (0.61%) PhD
13 7 (0.48%) CISSP
14 5 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
15 4 (0.27%) CISM
16 3 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 3 (0.20%) PgMP
17 2 (0.14%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (4.69%) QA
2 16 (1.09%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.68%) EMIR
3 10 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
3 10 (0.68%) SLA
3 10 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.54%) GAMP
4 8 (0.54%) GxP
5 7 (0.48%) MiFID
6 6 (0.41%) ISO 9000
6 6 (0.41%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.34%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.34%) Basel III
8 3 (0.20%) P3O
8 3 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.14%) GMP
10 1 (0.068%) COBIT
10 1 (0.068%) FATCA
10 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
1 3 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.068%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 100 (6.80%) SAP
2 83 (5.65%) Microsoft
3 78 (5.31%) Oracle
4 42 (2.86%) IBM
5 25 (1.70%) Informatica
6 23 (1.56%) Teradata
7 11 (0.75%) Computacenter
7 11 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (0.68%) Citrix
9 9 (0.61%) VMware
10 7 (0.48%) Adobe
11 6 (0.41%) Cisco
11 6 (0.41%) Juniper
12 5 (0.34%) hybris
12 5 (0.34%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.27%) BMC
13 4 (0.27%) VocaLink
14 3 (0.20%) Syclo
14 3 (0.20%) webMethods
14 3 (0.20%) Cognizant
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits + car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum £5.4K Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
WEX Europe Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70k - £150k
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very high
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago