Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Programme Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Programme Management over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Programme Management (Program Management)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 178 256
Rank change year-on-year -93 +78 -29
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 1,924 3,378 2,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.25% 2.06% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 2.26% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,430 2,318 1,948
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £34,500 £30,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% -

Programme Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 139,899 149,785 162,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.09% 91.55% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 112,246 118,963 136,761
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,725 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £79,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Programme Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in England

Programme Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Programme Management in England

Programme Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in England over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Programme Management in England

Programme Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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
London -97 777 £75,000 +7.14% 71
South West -38 398 £50,000 +5.26% 43
South East -86 311 £60,000 +9.09% 33
North of England -52 236 £47,500 -5.00% 25
North West -16 180 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Midlands -32 118 £62,500 +8.70% 24
West Midlands +3 77 £62,000 +3.33% 16
East of England -110 67 £58,750 +38.24% 15
Yorkshire +22 51 £56,250 -4.66% 8
East Midlands -56 39 £55,000 +3.29% 6
North East -66 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Programme Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Programme Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 1,220 (63.41%) Finance
2 808 (42.00%) Marketing
3 760 (39.50%) Telecoms
4 746 (38.77%) SAP
5 717 (37.27%) Manufacturing
6 708 (36.80%) Business Intelligence
7 707 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
8 695 (36.12%) Digital Marketing
9 686 (35.65%) Electronics
10 593 (30.82%) Project Management
11 328 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 311 (16.16%) Degree
13 304 (15.80%) Microsoft
14 282 (14.66%) PRINCE2
15 278 (14.45%) Java
16 273 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
17 260 (13.51%) PMO
18 236 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
19 234 (12.16%) Scrum
20 218 (11.33%) Retail
20 218 (11.33%) .NET
21 214 (11.12%) C#
22 202 (10.50%) JavaScript
23 200 (10.40%) Banking
24 194 (10.08%) Python
25 177 (9.20%) Oracle
26 173 (8.99%) SQL
27 170 (8.84%) Software Engineering
28 168 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
29 167 (8.68%) Amazon AWS

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 42 (2.18%) Apache Spark
2 40 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 28 (1.46%) CMS
4 25 (1.30%) Confluence
5 24 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 18 (0.94%) Apache
8 16 (0.83%) SAS
9 14 (0.73%) JBoss
10 11 (0.57%) Mule
11 9 (0.47%) Mule ESB
11 9 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (0.47%) Skype for Business
12 8 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (0.42%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.36%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.36%) IIS
14 6 (0.31%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.31%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 119 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 107 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
3 88 (4.57%) Microsoft Office
4 70 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 43 (2.23%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.36%) SPSS
7 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.21%) Gephi
10 3 (0.16%) InVision
11 2 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.10%) InDesign
11 2 (0.10%) Stata
12 1 (0.052%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.052%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.052%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 24 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.62%) NetSuite
4 9 (0.47%) Primavera
5 8 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.16%) SAP GRC
9 3 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
10 2 (0.10%) Magento
10 2 (0.10%) Shopify
11 1 (0.052%) Maximo
11 1 (0.052%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.052%) Raiser's Edge
11 1 (0.052%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.052%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 168 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 167 (8.68%) Amazon AWS
3 131 (6.81%) SaaS
4 85 (4.42%) Office 365
5 40 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 38 (1.98%) PaaS
7 37 (1.92%) IaaS
8 35 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.47%) OneDrive
10 6 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (0.31%) Basecamp
11 4 (0.21%) Asana
11 4 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.21%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.16%) AdWords
12 3 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.16%) Google Drive
12 3 (0.16%) Lucidchart
12 3 (0.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.29%) Network Security
2 30 (1.56%) Firewall
3 22 (1.14%) Internet
4 19 (0.99%) Software-Defined Networking
5 16 (0.83%) WAN
5 16 (0.83%) Wireless
6 15 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 13 (0.68%) DNS
7 13 (0.68%) LAN
7 13 (0.68%) VLAN
8 10 (0.52%) HTTP
9 9 (0.47%) Broadband
9 9 (0.47%) DHCP
9 9 (0.47%) Skype
10 8 (0.42%) SAN
10 8 (0.42%) Unified Communications
11 7 (0.36%) NAS
12 5 (0.26%) Intranet
12 5 (0.26%) IPsec
12 5 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (7.85%) SQL Server
2 92 (4.78%) Big Data
3 63 (3.27%) Hadoop
4 55 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 38 (1.98%) MySQL
6 36 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 35 (1.82%) NoSQL
8 33 (1.72%) Data Mining
9 25 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 24 (1.25%) Relational Database
11 23 (1.20%) CouchDB
12 21 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 20 (1.04%) SAP HANA
14 19 (0.99%) Oracle Exadata
14 19 (0.99%) RDBMS
15 15 (0.78%) Couchbase
16 14 (0.73%) Neo4j
17 12 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
17 12 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 69 (3.59%) JIRA
2 61 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 42 (2.18%) Jenkins
4 41 (2.13%) Selenium
5 29 (1.51%) JUnit
6 23 (1.20%) TeamCity
7 22 (1.14%) SpecFlow
8 16 (0.83%) TestNG
9 15 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (0.73%) Protractor
11 13 (0.68%) Jasmine
12 11 (0.57%) GitLab
13 9 (0.47%) Cucumber
13 9 (0.47%) IntelliJ
13 9 (0.47%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.26%) Hudson
15 4 (0.21%) Serilog
15 4 (0.21%) Visual Studio
15 4 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 1,220 (63.41%) Finance
2 808 (42.00%) Marketing
3 760 (39.50%) Telecoms
4 717 (37.27%) Manufacturing
5 686 (35.65%) Electronics
6 218 (11.33%) Retail
7 200 (10.40%) Banking
8 50 (2.60%) Front Office
9 43 (2.23%) Investment Banking
9 43 (2.23%) Private Banking
10 38 (1.98%) Law
11 31 (1.61%) Financial Institution
12 23 (1.20%) Legal
13 20 (1.04%) Back Office
14 17 (0.88%) Publishing
15 16 (0.83%) Retail Banking
16 15 (0.78%) Billing
16 15 (0.78%) Games
17 12 (0.62%) French Language
18 11 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 289 (15.02%) Programme Manager
2 254 (13.20%) Developer
3 212 (11.02%) Project Manager
4 164 (8.52%) Architect
5 158 (8.21%) Analyst
6 115 (5.98%) IT Manager
7 97 (5.04%) Software Developer
8 92 (4.78%) Java Developer
9 82 (4.26%) .NET Developer
9 82 (4.26%) Senior Manager
10 72 (3.74%) C# Developer
11 71 (3.69%) Consultant
12 65 (3.38%) C# .NET Developer
13 63 (3.27%) Technical Architect
14 61 (3.17%) Software Engineer
15 54 (2.81%) .NET Software Developer
15 54 (2.81%) IT Project Manager
16 51 (2.65%) C# Software Developer
16 51 (2.65%) Senior Developer
17 50 (2.60%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (11.33%) .NET
2 148 (7.69%) HTML
3 128 (6.65%) CSS
4 120 (6.24%) AngularJS
5 107 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 94 (4.89%) Web Services
7 80 (4.16%) Spring
8 75 (3.90%) React
9 71 (3.69%) jQuery
10 70 (3.64%) RESTful
11 64 (3.33%) Node.js
12 62 (3.22%) HTML5
13 59 (3.07%) Spring MVC
14 57 (2.96%) J2EE
15 56 (2.91%) SOAP
16 48 (2.49%) REST
17 39 (2.03%) .NET Framework
18 36 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (1.87%) XML
19 34 (1.77%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 273 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
3 97 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 89 (4.63%) Data Centre
5 83 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
6 67 (3.48%) PMI
7 65 (3.38%) User Experience
8 58 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
9 56 (2.91%) Computer Science
10 52 (2.70%) Algorithms
11 42 (2.18%) Mobile App
12 31 (1.61%) Fintech
13 29 (1.51%) Virtual Team
14 23 (1.20%) Blog
15 19 (0.99%) Driving Licence
16 17 (0.88%) Clustering
17 16 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
17 16 (0.83%) Data Structures
18 15 (0.78%) Public Cloud
18 15 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 142 (7.38%) Windows
2 119 (6.19%) Linux
3 53 (2.75%) Windows Server
4 44 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (1.46%) Unix
7 17 (0.88%) Apple iOS
7 17 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 16 (0.83%) Android
9 14 (0.73%) Windows 10
10 10 (0.52%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.47%) CentOS
11 9 (0.47%) Solaris
12 6 (0.31%) Debian
13 4 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.16%) VMS
14 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.10%) AIX
15 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 708 (36.80%) Business Intelligence
2 707 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
3 695 (36.12%) Digital Marketing
4 593 (30.82%) Project Management
5 328 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 282 (14.66%) PRINCE2
7 236 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
8 234 (12.16%) Scrum
9 170 (8.84%) Software Engineering
10 162 (8.42%) SDLC
11 156 (8.11%) E-Commerce
12 149 (7.74%) Migration
13 147 (7.64%) TDD
14 146 (7.59%) Change Management
15 136 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
16 129 (6.70%) ITIL
17 121 (6.29%) Analytics
18 119 (6.19%) Risk Management
19 118 (6.13%) MVC
20 116 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 278 (14.45%) Java
2 214 (11.12%) C#
3 202 (10.50%) JavaScript
4 194 (10.08%) Python
5 173 (8.99%) SQL
6 121 (6.29%) C++
7 78 (4.05%) Go
8 50 (2.60%) C
9 39 (2.03%) Ruby
10 34 (1.77%) Bash Shell
10 34 (1.77%) PowerShell
11 30 (1.56%) PHP
12 29 (1.51%) Perl
13 27 (1.40%) PL/SQL
13 27 (1.40%) R
14 22 (1.14%) Shell Script
15 21 (1.09%) T-SQL
16 10 (0.52%) VB
17 9 (0.47%) Rust
18 8 (0.42%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 311 (16.16%) Degree
2 145 (7.54%) Security Cleared
3 122 (6.34%) PMI Certification
4 98 (5.09%) PMP
5 85 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 74 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 50 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 50 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 48 (2.49%) DV Cleared
9 41 (2.13%) MCSE
10 33 (1.72%) MCP
11 32 (1.66%) APMP
12 21 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 13 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (0.68%) ISEB
14 13 (0.68%) PhD
15 12 (0.62%) MBA
16 11 (0.57%) CISSP
17 9 (0.47%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 260 (13.51%) PMO
2 104 (5.41%) QA
3 39 (2.03%) GDPR
4 30 (1.56%) SLA
5 23 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (1.14%) COBIT
7 14 (0.73%) Data Quality
8 12 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 12 (0.62%) P3O
9 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.26%) Government Security Classifications
10 5 (0.26%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.16%) HL7
12 3 (0.16%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.16%) WCAG
13 2 (0.10%) DICOM
13 2 (0.10%) PSD2
13 2 (0.10%) RMADS
13 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 80 (4.16%) Docker
3 38 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (1.46%) Virtual Desktop
5 13 (0.68%) vSphere
6 11 (0.57%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.52%) VirtualBox
8 9 (0.47%) XenApp
9 4 (0.21%) KVM
9 4 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.21%) Xen
10 3 (0.16%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.10%) Firmware
11 2 (0.10%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.052%) LXC
12 1 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.052%) Snort
12 1 (0.052%) Squid
12 1 (0.052%) Varnish
12 1 (0.052%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 71 (3.69%) Kubernetes
2 52 (2.70%) Ansible
3 23 (1.20%) Puppet
4 20 (1.04%) Terraform
5 14 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.57%) Nagios
6 11 (0.57%) SCCM
7 10 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (0.52%) Salt
8 8 (0.42%) AirWatch
8 8 (0.42%) Grafana
9 7 (0.36%) Cacti
10 5 (0.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (0.26%) Istio
10 5 (0.26%) Kibana
10 5 (0.26%) Packer
10 5 (0.26%) Xymon
10 5 (0.26%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.21%) Icinga
12 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 746 (38.77%) SAP
2 304 (15.80%) Microsoft
3 177 (9.20%) Oracle
4 75 (3.90%) Citrix
5 63 (3.27%) VMware
6 56 (2.91%) Google
7 28 (1.46%) Cisco
8 27 (1.40%) Cognizant
8 27 (1.40%) Tableau
9 24 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (0.68%) Adobe
10 13 (0.68%) Apple
11 12 (0.62%) Red Hat
11 12 (0.62%) Sitecore
12 11 (0.57%) EMC
12 11 (0.57%) Splunk
13 9 (0.47%) Alias
13 9 (0.47%) hybris
13 9 (0.47%) Sage
14 8 (0.42%) CheckPoint