Period
to 19 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £81,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

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

Programme Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 279 278
Rank change year-on-year -27 -1 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 41 50 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.49% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.51% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 86
City of London median annual salary £81,250 £80,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £68,750 £60,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £101,000 £107,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £78,750 £85,000
% change year-on-year +1.59% -7.35% +3.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,591 9,712 12,836
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 95.87% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9,394 8,818 11,592
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,225 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in the City of London

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Programme Manager in the City of London

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Programme Manager in the City of London

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 City of London region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 18 (43.90%) Waterfall
3 17 (41.46%) Project Management
4 16 (39.02%) PRINCE2
5 14 (34.15%) Programme Management
6 10 (24.39%) Line Management
7 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.07%) Migration
8 7 (17.07%) Retail
8 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
8 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
8 7 (17.07%) SDLC
9 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (14.63%) MS Visio
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (12.20%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (12.20%) PMO
11 4 (9.76%) Programme Delivery
11 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 4 (9.76%) Fintech
11 4 (9.76%) Unified Communications
11 4 (9.76%) Project Governance
11 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
11 4 (9.76%) Planview

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Project
1 6 (14.63%) MS Visio
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Advent Moxy
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.44%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Heroku
3 1 (2.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Selenium
1 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Law
4 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (9.76%) Fintech
4 2 (4.88%) Reinsurance
5 1 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Waterfall
3 17 (41.46%) Project Management
4 16 (39.02%) PRINCE2
5 14 (34.15%) Programme Management
6 10 (24.39%) Line Management
7 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.07%) Migration
8 7 (17.07%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) Acceptance Criteria
9 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 4 (9.76%) Programme Delivery
9 4 (9.76%) Project Governance
10 3 (7.32%) Business Transformation
10 3 (7.32%) CRM
10 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.32%) Scrum
10 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.88%) ERP
11 2 (4.88%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
1 2 (4.88%) PMP
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) PMO
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Planview
3 1 (2.44%) Advent
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Marketo
3 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com