Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Programme Manager
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 297 321
Rank change year-on-year -23 +24 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 42 70 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.35% 0.53% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.55% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34 61 57
East of England median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £47,025 £57,500 £49,750
90th Percentile £87,125 £100,000 £89,900
England median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +6.90% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11740 12701 14700
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.45% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9639 10550 12191
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in the East of England

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Programme Manager in the East of England

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Programme Manager in the East of England

Programme Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 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
Cambridgeshire -23 20 £70,000 -3.45% 2
Hertfordshire -18 12 £64,500 -19.38%
Essex +24 4 £62,500 +4.17%
Bedfordshire +5 4 £71,250 -16.18% 1
Suffolk +9 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 East of England region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 21 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Project Management
3 15 (35.71%) Finance
4 11 (26.19%) Scrum
5 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 10 (23.81%) Line Management
6 8 (19.05%) Retail
7 7 (16.67%) Electronics
7 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.90%) PMI
9 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
9 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.90%) Degree
9 5 (11.90%) QA
9 5 (11.90%) SDLC
10 4 (9.52%) User Experience
10 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
10 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.52%) Smart Meter
10 4 (9.52%) Open Source
10 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
10 4 (9.52%) SAP
10 4 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
11 3 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
11 3 (7.14%) PMO
11 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (7.14%) Java

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.38%) OLAP
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Retail
3 7 (16.67%) Electronics
4 3 (7.14%) Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.76%) Advertising
5 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.76%) REST
2 2 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) PMI
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Smart Meter
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) Robotics
3 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Project Management
3 11 (26.19%) Scrum
4 10 (23.81%) Line Management
4 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.90%) SDLC
8 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.52%) Open Source
8 4 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.14%) Change Management
9 3 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
9 3 (7.14%) Programme Governance
9 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) Python
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
1 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MBA
2 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) APMP
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) PMO
3 1 (2.38%) GDPR
3 1 (2.38%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle