Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Programme Management (Program Management)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 133 170
Rank change year-on-year -7 +37 -13
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 37 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.20% 0.66% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.76% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 12
Cheshire median annual salary £59,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.00% +17.65% -22.73%
10th Percentile £30,550 £47,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,700 £71,250 £63,750
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,429
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.77% -8.31%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2732 1984 2834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.82% 87.44% 88.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2059 1678 2397
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Programme Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -23 19 £59,000 -
Wilmslow - 3 £32,500 -
Macclesfield - 2 £50,000 - 1
Runcorn - 1 - -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Programme Management
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 29 (78.38%) Finance
2 28 (75.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (62.16%) Risk Management
4 21 (56.76%) Banking
5 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (43.24%) Law
6 16 (43.24%) Project Management
7 14 (37.84%) PRINCE2
7 14 (37.84%) Investment Banking
7 14 (37.84%) Wealth Management
8 12 (32.43%) PMI
8 12 (32.43%) PMI Certification
8 12 (32.43%) Information Security
9 11 (29.73%) SDLC
10 10 (27.03%) Scrum
10 10 (27.03%) Waterfall
11 9 (24.32%) Change Control
11 9 (24.32%) Change Management
11 9 (24.32%) PMP
11 9 (24.32%) ITIL
12 8 (21.62%) Resource Management
13 7 (18.92%) Retail Banking
13 7 (18.92%) Supplier Management
13 7 (18.92%) APMG
13 7 (18.92%) DSDM
13 7 (18.92%) Service Management
13 7 (18.92%) PMBOK
13 7 (18.92%) Programme Delivery
14 6 (16.22%) PMO
15 5 (13.51%) Line Management

Programme Management
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
General
1 29 (78.38%) Finance
2 21 (56.76%) Banking
3 16 (43.24%) Law
4 14 (37.84%) Investment Banking
5 7 (18.92%) Retail Banking
6 2 (5.41%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Project Manager
2 11 (29.73%) Programme Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Change Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Business Change Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Business Change Project Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Business Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Business Project Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Project Change Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Change Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Product Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Change and Release Manager
7 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce Manager
7 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce Product Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Programme Change Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) PMI
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) Smart Meter
4 2 (5.41%) Contactless
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (62.16%) Risk Management
3 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (43.24%) Project Management
5 14 (37.84%) PRINCE2
5 14 (37.84%) Wealth Management
6 12 (32.43%) Information Security
7 11 (29.73%) SDLC
8 10 (27.03%) Scrum
8 10 (27.03%) Waterfall
9 9 (24.32%) Change Control
9 9 (24.32%) Change Management
9 9 (24.32%) ITIL
10 8 (21.62%) Resource Management
11 7 (18.92%) DSDM
11 7 (18.92%) Programme Delivery
11 7 (18.92%) Service Management
11 7 (18.92%) Supplier Management
12 5 (13.51%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 5 (13.51%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) PMI Certification
2 9 (24.32%) PMP
3 7 (18.92%) APMG
4 2 (5.41%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) PMBOK
2 6 (16.22%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft