Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 318 298
Rank change year-on-year +77 -20 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 89 37 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.90% 0.31% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.32% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 50 30 58
East of England median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £58,750 £45,750 £63,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £98,250
England median annual salary £79,000 £75,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +5.33% -3.23% +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 9,603 11,631 12,614
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 96.81% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7,284 9,520 10,444
East of England median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 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
Bedfordshire +51 59 £85,000 +19.30% 1
Essex +26 16 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire +15 8 £80,000 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire +26 6 £97,500 +25.81%
Programme Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 East of England region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 60 (67.42%) Programme Management
2 48 (53.93%) Finance
3 45 (50.56%) Coaching
4 41 (46.07%) Line Management
4 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (33.71%) Marketing
6 19 (21.35%) Email Marketing
6 19 (21.35%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (21.35%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 19 (21.35%) Social Media
6 19 (21.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 17 (19.10%) Network Optimisation
7 17 (19.10%) Project Management
8 16 (17.98%) PRINCE2
9 10 (11.24%) Scrum
9 10 (11.24%) Big Data
10 9 (10.11%) Retail
11 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
11 8 (8.99%) Hadoop
11 8 (8.99%) PMO
12 7 (7.87%) Portfolio Management
12 7 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.87%) Analytics
12 7 (7.87%) SDLC
12 7 (7.87%) Driving Licence
12 7 (7.87%) Risk Management
13 6 (6.74%) Matrix Management
13 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (6.74%) Programme Delivery

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 2 (2.25%) Drupal
2 1 (1.12%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) RIP
2 1 (1.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) Big Data
2 8 (8.99%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.37%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.25%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 48 (53.93%) Finance
2 30 (33.71%) Marketing
3 9 (10.11%) Retail
4 4 (4.49%) Legal
5 3 (3.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.12%) Advertising
7 1 (1.12%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Social Media
2 7 (7.87%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.37%) Life Science
3 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) FMCG
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.12%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.37%) Linux
1 3 (3.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (67.42%) Programme Management
2 45 (50.56%) Coaching
3 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (46.07%) Line Management
4 19 (21.35%) Email Marketing
5 17 (19.10%) Network Optimisation
5 17 (19.10%) Project Management
6 16 (17.98%) PRINCE2
7 10 (11.24%) Scrum
8 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
9 7 (7.87%) Analytics
9 7 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.87%) Portfolio Management
9 7 (7.87%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.87%) SDLC
10 6 (6.74%) Matrix Management
10 6 (6.74%) Programme Delivery
11 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.62%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.12%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.12%) MBA
3 1 (1.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) PMO
2 3 (3.37%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.25%) QA
4 1 (1.12%) GDPR
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 19 (21.35%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.25%) Alteryx
3 2 (2.25%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.25%) Tableau
4 1 (1.12%) IBM