The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Programme Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Management (Program Management)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 90 90 110
Rank change year-on-year 0 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 3 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.28% 0.92% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 1.08% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 9
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.81%  

Programme Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 932 1109 1581
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.27% 85.31% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 742 933 1208
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Programme Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Cheshire

Programme Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Programme Management in Cheshire

Programme Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Knutsford - 1 £60,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Programme Management
North West

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Programme Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Law
3 3 (33.33%) Legal
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 1 (11.11%) PgMP
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) APMG
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) DSDM
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) PMI

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Law
2 3 (33.33%) Legal
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Project Director
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Release Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Software Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Change Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Strategy Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
3 1 (11.11%) DSDM
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) APMG
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PgMP
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) PMBOK