Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Programme Management (Program Management)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 188 246
Rank change year-on-year -78 +58 -7
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 2,027 3,112 2,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.25% 1.86% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 2.05% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,463 2,241 2,205
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,000 £87,500 £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 146,614 151,639 171,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.62% 90.75% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 117,970 122,486 144,568
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,883 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.23% +5.02% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -60 864 £70,000 +7.69% 75
South West -40 382 £45,000 -5.26% 52
South East -66 321 £57,500 +6.48% 41
North of England -31 256 £52,500 +0.96% 33
North West -39 171 £52,500 -2.78% 20
Midlands -8 136 £57,000 +14.00% 20
West Midlands +31 93 £51,500 -6.36% 16
Yorkshire +31 73 £53,000 +0.95% 8
East of England -143 55 £45,000 - 29
East Midlands -37 41 £65,000 +36.84% 4
North East -54 12 £46,500 -2.11% 5
Programme Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1,162 (57.33%) Finance
2 765 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 685 (33.79%) Marketing
4 664 (32.76%) Telecoms
5 657 (32.41%) Project Management
6 656 (32.36%) SAP
7 630 (31.08%) Manufacturing
8 613 (30.24%) Business Intelligence
9 592 (29.21%) Digital Marketing
10 575 (28.37%) Electronics
11 412 (20.33%) PRINCE2
12 380 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 335 (16.53%) Degree
14 315 (15.54%) Microsoft
15 294 (14.50%) PMO
16 287 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
17 251 (12.38%) Scrum
18 240 (11.84%) Retail
19 231 (11.40%) Java
20 228 (11.25%) C#
21 221 (10.90%) Problem-Solving
22 217 (10.71%) Banking
23 212 (10.46%) .NET
24 196 (9.67%) JavaScript
25 182 (8.98%) SQL
26 181 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
27 178 (8.78%) Oracle
28 176 (8.68%) Security Cleared
29 171 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
30 161 (7.94%) SDLC

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 65 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 35 (1.73%) Apache Spark
3 25 (1.23%) Confluence
4 23 (1.13%) CMS
4 23 (1.13%) Tomcat
5 22 (1.09%) Mule
6 21 (1.04%) JBoss
7 17 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 17 (0.84%) Mule ESB
8 16 (0.79%) IBM Notes
9 14 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (0.64%) MS Exchange
11 11 (0.54%) Apache
12 8 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.35%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 127 (6.27%) Microsoft Project
2 103 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 98 (4.83%) Microsoft Office
4 74 (3.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 33 (1.63%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.20%) Gephi
7 4 (0.20%) SPSS
8 2 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.099%) InDesign
9 1 (0.049%) InVision
9 1 (0.049%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.049%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 25 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.64%) SAP GRC
4 8 (0.39%) Primavera
4 8 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (0.30%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.25%) Magento
6 5 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
6 5 (0.25%) Shopify
7 4 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
8 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.099%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.099%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.099%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.099%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.099%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.099%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 181 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 171 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (5.97%) SaaS
4 90 (4.44%) Office 365
5 33 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (1.53%) PaaS
7 30 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 29 (1.43%) IaaS
9 20 (0.99%) Basecamp
10 19 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (0.84%) OneDrive
12 10 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (0.49%) Trello
13 7 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (0.25%) Asana
14 5 (0.25%) Slack
14 5 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
15 4 (0.20%) Amazon S3
16 3 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.07%) Network Security
2 26 (1.28%) DNS
3 23 (1.13%) DHCP
3 23 (1.13%) Internet
4 21 (1.04%) Software-Defined Networking
5 17 (0.84%) HTTP
5 17 (0.84%) WAN
6 15 (0.74%) VoIP
6 15 (0.74%) Wireless
7 14 (0.69%) NAS
7 14 (0.69%) SAN
8 13 (0.64%) Firewall
9 12 (0.59%) TCP/IP
10 11 (0.54%) Unified Communications
11 9 (0.44%) Intranet
12 8 (0.39%) LAN
12 8 (0.39%) PBX
13 6 (0.30%) AMQP
13 6 (0.30%) Broadband
13 6 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 84 (4.14%) Big Data
3 53 (2.61%) Hadoop
4 51 (2.52%) NoSQL
5 37 (1.83%) MongoDB
6 34 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 29 (1.43%) MySQL
7 29 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 26 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 23 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (1.04%) Relational Database
11 20 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (0.94%) Power BI
13 18 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
14 17 (0.84%) Data Mining
15 15 (0.74%) CouchDB
15 15 (0.74%) SAP HANA
16 12 (0.59%) Oracle Exadata
16 12 (0.59%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 73 (3.60%) JIRA
2 58 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 44 (2.17%) JUnit
4 41 (2.02%) Jenkins
5 33 (1.63%) Selenium
6 19 (0.94%) TestNG
7 17 (0.84%) Visual Studio
8 16 (0.79%) SpecFlow
9 15 (0.74%) IntelliJ
9 15 (0.74%) TeamCity
10 13 (0.64%) Cucumber
11 12 (0.59%) Jasmine
11 12 (0.59%) Protractor
11 12 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.39%) JMeter
12 8 (0.39%) WebDriver
13 7 (0.35%) Subversion
14 6 (0.30%) GitLab
14 6 (0.30%) Maven
15 5 (0.25%) Gatling
General
1 1,162 (57.33%) Finance
2 685 (33.79%) Marketing
3 664 (32.76%) Telecoms
4 630 (31.08%) Manufacturing
5 575 (28.37%) Electronics
6 240 (11.84%) Retail
7 217 (10.71%) Banking
8 50 (2.47%) Legal
9 44 (2.17%) Investment Banking
10 32 (1.58%) Financial Institution
11 31 (1.53%) Law
12 29 (1.43%) Games
13 28 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
13 28 (1.38%) Retail Banking
14 21 (1.04%) Publishing
15 18 (0.89%) Billing
16 17 (0.84%) Advertising
16 17 (0.84%) French Language
17 15 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
18 14 (0.69%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 287 (14.16%) Programme Manager
2 257 (12.68%) Developer
3 212 (10.46%) Project Manager
4 168 (8.29%) Analyst
5 152 (7.50%) Architect
6 122 (6.02%) IT Manager
7 101 (4.98%) Software Developer
8 98 (4.83%) Consultant
8 98 (4.83%) Senior Manager
9 90 (4.44%) .NET Developer
10 79 (3.90%) C# Developer
11 74 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 68 (3.35%) Java Developer
13 64 (3.16%) .NET Software Developer
14 59 (2.91%) PMO Manager
15 56 (2.76%) C# Software Developer
15 56 (2.76%) Technical Architect
16 53 (2.61%) Business Analyst
17 50 (2.47%) Senior Developer
18 46 (2.27%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (10.46%) .NET
2 127 (6.27%) HTML
3 117 (5.77%) AngularJS
4 113 (5.57%) CSS
5 102 (5.03%) Web Services
6 94 (4.64%) ASP.NET
7 66 (3.26%) jQuery
8 58 (2.86%) RESTful
9 56 (2.76%) REST
10 49 (2.42%) Spring
11 43 (2.12%) React
11 43 (2.12%) XML
12 42 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 41 (2.02%) Middleware
14 39 (1.92%) SOAP
15 38 (1.87%) J2EE
16 36 (1.78%) HTML5
17 34 (1.68%) Angular 2
18 31 (1.53%) JSON
18 31 (1.53%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 287 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (6.27%) Management Information System
3 97 (4.79%) Data Centre
4 88 (4.34%) Self-Motivation
5 72 (3.55%) PMI
6 69 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
7 66 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
8 65 (3.21%) User Experience
9 56 (2.76%) Fintech
10 52 (2.57%) Computer Science
11 50 (2.47%) Mobile App
12 43 (2.12%) Virtual Team
13 29 (1.43%) Algorithms
14 24 (1.18%) Driving Licence
15 21 (1.04%) Blog
15 21 (1.04%) NHS
16 19 (0.94%) Analytical Mindset
17 16 (0.79%) Clustering
17 16 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
18 14 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 122 (6.02%) Windows
2 94 (4.64%) Linux
3 52 (2.57%) Windows Server
4 44 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (1.63%) Windows 7
7 23 (1.13%) Unix
8 22 (1.09%) Apple iOS
9 20 (0.99%) Android
10 16 (0.79%) Solaris
11 15 (0.74%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.44%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.35%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.30%) CentOS
14 6 (0.30%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.15%) Debian
16 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 765 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 657 (32.41%) Project Management
3 613 (30.24%) Business Intelligence
4 592 (29.21%) Digital Marketing
5 412 (20.33%) PRINCE2
6 380 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 251 (12.38%) Scrum
8 221 (10.90%) Problem-Solving
9 161 (7.94%) SDLC
10 152 (7.50%) E-Commerce
11 151 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 145 (7.15%) Change Management
13 143 (7.05%) Waterfall
14 142 (7.01%) Software Engineering
15 139 (6.86%) Migration
16 127 (6.27%) Coaching
16 127 (6.27%) TDD
17 125 (6.17%) ITIL
18 123 (6.07%) Decision-Making
18 123 (6.07%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 231 (11.40%) Java
2 228 (11.25%) C#
3 196 (9.67%) JavaScript
4 182 (8.98%) SQL
5 139 (6.86%) Python
6 111 (5.48%) C++
7 81 (4.00%) C
8 41 (2.02%) Ruby
9 38 (1.87%) Perl
10 34 (1.68%) Go
11 31 (1.53%) PL/SQL
12 29 (1.43%) T-SQL
13 27 (1.33%) Shell Script
14 22 (1.09%) PowerShell
15 17 (0.84%) Bash Shell
15 17 (0.84%) PHP
16 11 (0.54%) Java 8
17 10 (0.49%) Groovy
17 10 (0.49%) R
18 9 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 335 (16.53%) Degree
2 176 (8.68%) Security Cleared
3 125 (6.17%) PMI Certification
4 104 (5.13%) PMP
5 84 (4.14%) SC Cleared
6 78 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 69 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
8 59 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 53 (2.61%) MCSE
10 43 (2.12%) ISEB
11 35 (1.73%) CISSP
11 35 (1.73%) MCP
12 34 (1.68%) DV Cleared
13 33 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 30 (1.48%) CISM
15 28 (1.38%) APMP
16 20 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
17 18 (0.89%) MBA
18 16 (0.79%) CCNP
19 14 (0.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 294 (14.50%) PMO
2 130 (6.41%) QA
3 43 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.48%) GDPR
5 23 (1.13%) COBIT
6 18 (0.89%) SLA
7 16 (0.79%) GCP
7 16 (0.79%) PCI DSS
8 14 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
8 14 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 14 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 13 (0.64%) ISO 9001
10 11 (0.54%) Data Quality
11 10 (0.49%) PSD2
12 9 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (0.39%) Government Security Classifications
14 4 (0.20%) SEPA
15 3 (0.15%) MiFID
16 2 (0.099%) Basel III
16 2 (0.099%) P3O
System Software
1 92 (4.54%) Active Directory
2 68 (3.35%) Docker
3 47 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (1.63%) Virtual Desktop
5 15 (0.74%) XenApp
6 11 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.54%) XenDesktop
7 9 (0.44%) VMware NSX
8 8 (0.39%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.20%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.15%) Firmware
10 3 (0.15%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.15%) vSphere
11 2 (0.099%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.049%) HDFS
12 1 (0.049%) KVM
12 1 (0.049%) LXC
12 1 (0.049%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.049%) NFS
12 1 (0.049%) Samba
Systems Management
1 67 (3.31%) Kubernetes
2 56 (2.76%) Ansible
3 22 (1.09%) Terraform
4 21 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
5 17 (0.84%) Puppet
6 16 (0.79%) AirWatch
7 11 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.49%) SCCM
9 8 (0.39%) Nagios
10 7 (0.35%) Cacti
10 7 (0.35%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (0.25%) Salt
11 5 (0.25%) Xymon
12 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (0.20%) Oracle ZFS
12 4 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.15%) Istio
14 2 (0.099%) Marathon
14 2 (0.099%) rkt
Vendors
1 656 (32.36%) SAP
2 315 (15.54%) Microsoft
3 178 (8.78%) Oracle
4 83 (4.09%) Citrix
5 59 (2.91%) VMware
6 53 (2.61%) Google
7 38 (1.87%) Cognizant
7 38 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
8 37 (1.83%) Cisco
9 27 (1.33%) EMC
10 23 (1.13%) Splunk
11 21 (1.04%) Adobe
12 20 (0.99%) Sitecore
12 20 (0.99%) Workday
13 18 (0.89%) F5
14 17 (0.84%) Apple
15 16 (0.79%) Lotus
15 16 (0.79%) MobileIron
16 15 (0.74%) NetApp
17 14 (0.69%) HP