Period
to 25 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

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

Programme Manager
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 62 - 81
Rank change year-on-year - +81 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 2 0 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.33% - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median annual salary £55,000 - £90,000
10th Percentile £52,500 - £53,400
90th Percentile £57,500 - £95,000
South Wales median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £76,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% -14.47% +76.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 562 1,133 1,024
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.82% 96.51% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 500 977 874
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,650
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.96% +3.07%
10th Percentile £28,975 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £60,000
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Programme Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Cardiff

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in Cardiff

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Programme Manager in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Programme Manager in Cardiff

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, Programme Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Business Case
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Case
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree