Period
to 15 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 15 December 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
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 135 165
Rank change year-on-year -18 +30 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 20 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.64% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.36% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 12
Cheshire median annual salary £65,000 £81,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +16.07% +3.70%
10th Percentile £53,900 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £79,500
North West median annual salary £71,250 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -6.25%

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 3004 2236 3043
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 97.22% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2310 1883 2607
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 - 12 £68,750 - 3
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Programme Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 15 (75.00%) Finance
1 15 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (55.00%) Programme Management
3 10 (50.00%) Banking
4 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
5 8 (40.00%) SDLC
6 6 (30.00%) Wealth Management
6 6 (30.00%) Law
6 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
6 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
6 6 (30.00%) Project Management
6 6 (30.00%) Change Management
7 5 (25.00%) PMI
7 5 (25.00%) Information Security
7 5 (25.00%) Matrix Management
7 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (25.00%) Line Management
7 5 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (20.00%) Human Resource Management
8 4 (20.00%) Business Forecasting
8 4 (20.00%) PMO
8 4 (20.00%) IT Strategy
8 4 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
8 4 (20.00%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (20.00%) Resource Management
8 4 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (20.00%) People Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Law
4 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) PMI
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (55.00%) Programme Management
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (40.00%) SDLC
5 6 (30.00%) Change Management
5 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) Wealth Management
6 5 (25.00%) Information Security
6 5 (25.00%) Line Management
6 5 (25.00%) Matrix Management
6 5 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (20.00%) Business Forecasting
7 4 (20.00%) Human Resource Management
7 4 (20.00%) IT Strategy
7 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
7 4 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
7 4 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) PgMP
3 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Sun