The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £69,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Programme Manager
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 73 89
Rank change year-on-year +21 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 17 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.62% 1.83% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 1.97% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 3
Median salary £69,500 £86,250 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.42% +1.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £80,000 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,600 £90,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% -3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 625 862 1104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.45% 92.59% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 466 714 836
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Programme Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Bedfordshire

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Programme Manager in Bedfordshire

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Programme Manager in Bedfordshire

Programme Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 7 £47,500 -
Luton -1 1 £69,500 -19.42%
Programme Manager
East of England

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Programme Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 20 (60.61%) Retail
2 14 (42.42%) CRM
3 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (33.33%) Finance
5 8 (24.24%) Project Management
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
6 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.18%) People Management
8 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (15.15%) Content Management
8 5 (15.15%) CMS
9 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
10 3 (9.09%) Oracle
10 3 (9.09%) Hyperion
11 2 (6.06%) Programme Governance
11 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team Management
11 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
11 2 (6.06%) Project Governance
11 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
11 2 (6.06%) QA
11 2 (6.06%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 2 (6.06%) Line Management
11 2 (6.06%) Coaching
11 2 (6.06%) ERP
11 2 (6.06%) OLAP
11 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (6.06%) C
12 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) OLAP
General
1 20 (60.61%) Retail
2 11 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) CRM
2 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (24.24%) Project Management
4 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) People Management
6 5 (15.15%) Content Management
7 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.06%) Coaching
8 2 (6.06%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) ERP
8 2 (6.06%) Line Management
8 2 (6.06%) Programme Governance
8 2 (6.06%) Project Governance
8 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team Management
9 1 (3.03%) SDLC
9 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
9 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Hyperion
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle