Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 158 142
Rank change year-on-year +10 -16 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 17 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.64% 0.46% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.48% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Cheshire median annual salary £80,000 £62,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -24.24% +17.86%
10th Percentile £55,750 £49,750 £78,750
90th Percentile £83,250 £77,500 £86,250
North West median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £63,250
% change year-on-year -6.67% +18.58% +1.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2,590 2,711 2,106
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.89% 95.83% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,983 2,077 1,840
Cheshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £36,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +16.84% -9.06%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £21,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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 +14 8 - -
Warrington - 3 £56,500 -
Wilmslow - 3 £80,250 -
Programme Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 Cheshire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Risk Management
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Banking
4 8 (47.06%) Wealth Management
4 8 (47.06%) Waterfall
4 8 (47.06%) Investment Banking
4 8 (47.06%) Law
5 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (41.18%) Project Management
5 7 (41.18%) PMI Certification
6 5 (29.41%) PMP
6 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
6 5 (29.41%) SDLC
7 4 (23.53%) Programme Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 3 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (17.65%) Line Management
8 3 (17.65%) Project Governance
8 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
8 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (17.65%) Local Government
8 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
8 3 (17.65%) PMI
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
9 2 (11.76%) ERP
9 2 (11.76%) Release Management
9 2 (11.76%) Economics

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Investment Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Law
3 3 (17.65%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (17.65%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Risk Management
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Waterfall
3 8 (47.06%) Wealth Management
4 7 (41.18%) Project Management
4 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
5 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) Programme Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
7 3 (17.65%) Line Management
7 3 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (17.65%) Project Governance
7 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (11.76%) Economics
8 2 (11.76%) ERP
8 2 (11.76%) Release Management
8 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) PMI Certification
2 5 (29.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO