Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £59,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

Programme Manager
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 139 176
Rank change year-on-year -16 +37 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 7 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.27% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.19% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Cheshire median annual salary £59,500 £81,750 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.22% +21.11% -6.90%
10th Percentile £49,750 £69,250 £55,625
90th Percentile £77,500 £90,000 £80,000
North West median annual salary £66,500 £64,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.91% +2.40% -10.71%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2524 2132 3326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.71% 96.17% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1978 1840 2577
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Cheshire

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Programme Manager in Cheshire

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in Cheshire over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Programme Manager in Cheshire

Programme Manager
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 Manager within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 27 July 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 - 3 £60,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 2 £55,000 -
Wilmslow -14 1 £82,500 +12.24%
Programme Manager
North West

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Cheshire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Governance
3 1 (14.29%) PMO

Programme Manager Skill Set
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:

General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO