Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Programme Management (Program Management)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 264 281 241
Rank change year-on-year +17 -40 +15
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 2,082 1,936 2,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.26% 1.21% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.34% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,514 1,564 2,266
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.56% -3.60%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -4.17% -4.00%

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 150,277 144,840 173,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.80% 90.47% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 122,688 120,263 145,608
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,961
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.25% +3.14%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +36 913 £70,000 +2.19% 88
South West +4 338 £50,000 +1.01% 60
South East -15 304 £60,000 +14.29% 43
North of England +20 282 £55,000 +7.84% 37
North West +23 194 £57,500 +12.75% 24
Midlands +3 153 £55,000 +14.58% 16
West Midlands +25 107 £57,000 +3.64% 8
East of England -78 83 £45,000 -25.00% 22
Yorkshire -16 60 £50,000 -4.76% 13
East Midlands -20 46 £55,000 +15.79% 8
North East -5 28 £48,000 -31.43%
Programme Management
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 1,198 (57.54%) Finance
2 730 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
3 692 (33.24%) Marketing
4 684 (32.85%) Telecoms
5 663 (31.84%) SAP
6 636 (30.55%) Manufacturing
7 634 (30.45%) Project Management
8 626 (30.07%) Business Intelligence
9 606 (29.11%) Digital Marketing
10 584 (28.05%) Electronics
11 439 (21.09%) PRINCE2
12 387 (18.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 321 (15.42%) PMO
14 313 (15.03%) Degree
15 293 (14.07%) Microsoft
16 267 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
17 234 (11.24%) Retail
18 229 (11.00%) Problem-Solving
19 222 (10.66%) Scrum
20 218 (10.47%) Java
21 208 (9.99%) Banking
22 204 (9.80%) C#
23 192 (9.22%) JavaScript
24 183 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
25 182 (8.74%) SQL
25 182 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
26 176 (8.45%) .NET
27 154 (7.40%) QA
28 149 (7.16%) Change Management
29 147 (7.06%) Software Engineering

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 63 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 48 (2.31%) Apache Spark
3 33 (1.59%) Mule
4 29 (1.39%) Tomcat
5 27 (1.30%) IBM Notes
6 26 (1.25%) JBoss
7 25 (1.20%) Mule ESB
8 19 (0.91%) MS Exchange
9 14 (0.67%) Confluence
9 14 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (0.58%) IIS
11 10 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 10 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (0.48%) Skype for Business
12 7 (0.34%) Apache
12 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.29%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (0.29%) TPMS
Applications
1 110 (5.28%) Microsoft Project
2 98 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
3 92 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 67 (3.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 29 (1.39%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.096%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.048%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.048%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.048%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.048%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 42 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.58%) SAP GRC
4 10 (0.48%) Magento
4 10 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
5 8 (0.38%) Shopify
6 6 (0.29%) Distributed Ledger
6 6 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.24%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.19%) Endur
8 4 (0.19%) OpenLink RightAngle
8 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.14%) Primavera
9 3 (0.14%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.096%) BPCS
10 2 (0.096%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.096%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 183 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (4.80%) SaaS
4 93 (4.47%) Office 365
5 29 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (1.15%) OneDrive
7 22 (1.06%) Basecamp
8 21 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
9 18 (0.86%) PaaS
10 15 (0.72%) IaaS
11 12 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
12 10 (0.48%) GitHub
13 9 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (0.38%) Trello
15 5 (0.24%) Amazon S3
15 5 (0.24%) Google Analytics
16 3 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 3 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
16 3 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 37 (1.78%) DNS
2 36 (1.73%) HTTP
3 32 (1.54%) Network Security
4 30 (1.44%) Internet
5 27 (1.30%) DHCP
6 19 (0.91%) SAN
6 19 (0.91%) Unified Communications
7 17 (0.82%) TCP/IP
8 16 (0.77%) VoIP
8 16 (0.77%) Wireless
9 15 (0.72%) Firewall
10 14 (0.67%) NAS
11 13 (0.62%) Skype
11 13 (0.62%) WAN
12 11 (0.53%) Intranet
13 9 (0.43%) PBX
13 9 (0.43%) SMS
13 9 (0.43%) Software-Defined Networking
14 7 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 85 (4.08%) Big Data
3 58 (2.79%) NoSQL
4 54 (2.59%) Hadoop
5 46 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 42 (2.02%) MongoDB
7 37 (1.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 23 (1.10%) MySQL
8 23 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 22 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (0.91%) CouchDB
11 19 (0.91%) Power BI
12 17 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (0.82%) Relational Database
13 16 (0.77%) Blockchain
13 16 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.62%) QlikView
15 12 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 81 (3.89%) JIRA
2 72 (3.46%) Git (software)
3 42 (2.02%) Jenkins
4 41 (1.97%) JUnit
5 22 (1.06%) Visual Studio
6 19 (0.91%) IntelliJ
6 19 (0.91%) TeamCity
7 17 (0.82%) Selenium
8 14 (0.67%) Subversion
9 13 (0.62%) Cucumber
9 13 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (0.58%) GitLab
11 10 (0.48%) TestNG
12 8 (0.38%) PyCharm
13 7 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (0.34%) Grunt
13 7 (0.34%) gulp
13 7 (0.34%) Maven
13 7 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
14 6 (0.29%) Mercurial
General
1 1,198 (57.54%) Finance
2 692 (33.24%) Marketing
3 684 (32.85%) Telecoms
4 636 (30.55%) Manufacturing
5 584 (28.05%) Electronics
6 234 (11.24%) Retail
7 208 (9.99%) Banking
8 64 (3.07%) Legal
9 39 (1.87%) Law
10 33 (1.59%) Advertising
11 30 (1.44%) Back Office
11 30 (1.44%) Investment Banking
12 29 (1.39%) Games
13 24 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
13 24 (1.15%) Retail Banking
14 20 (0.96%) Billing
14 20 (0.96%) Local Government
15 17 (0.82%) Publishing
16 16 (0.77%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 256 (12.30%) Project Manager
2 239 (11.48%) Developer
3 235 (11.29%) Programme Manager
4 157 (7.54%) Analyst
5 136 (6.53%) Senior Manager
6 134 (6.44%) IT Manager
7 126 (6.05%) Architect
8 93 (4.47%) Consultant
9 68 (3.27%) PMO Manager
10 67 (3.22%) Senior Developer
11 66 (3.17%) .NET Developer
12 62 (2.98%) Senior Project Manager
13 60 (2.88%) C# Developer
14 59 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
15 58 (2.79%) Software Developer
16 53 (2.55%) Java Developer
17 50 (2.40%) IT Project Manager
18 41 (1.97%) ASP.NET Developer
18 41 (1.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 41 (1.97%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (8.45%) .NET
2 113 (5.43%) HTML
3 110 (5.28%) Web Services
4 109 (5.24%) AngularJS
5 103 (4.95%) CSS
6 71 (3.41%) RESTful
7 69 (3.31%) ASP.NET
8 56 (2.69%) XML
9 55 (2.64%) REST
10 47 (2.26%) JSON
10 47 (2.26%) React
11 46 (2.21%) Spring
12 43 (2.07%) jQuery
13 41 (1.97%) SOAP
14 40 (1.92%) Kafka
15 39 (1.87%) HTML5
16 38 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (1.73%) Middleware
18 33 (1.59%) Hibernate
18 33 (1.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 267 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (6.24%) Management Information System
3 85 (4.08%) PMI
4 82 (3.94%) Data Centre
5 72 (3.46%) Self-Motivation
6 64 (3.07%) Computer Science
7 63 (3.03%) Fintech
8 62 (2.98%) User Experience
9 48 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
10 40 (1.92%) Mobile App
11 34 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
12 29 (1.39%) NHS
12 29 (1.39%) Virtual Team
13 27 (1.30%) Algorithms
13 27 (1.30%) FMCG
14 22 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
14 22 (1.06%) Driving Licence
15 13 (0.62%) N-Tier
16 10 (0.48%) Public Cloud
17 9 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 109 (5.24%) Linux
2 107 (5.14%) Windows
3 46 (2.21%) Windows 7
4 36 (1.73%) Windows Server
5 27 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (1.20%) Apple iOS
8 22 (1.06%) Unix
9 15 (0.72%) Android
10 13 (0.62%) Windows 10
11 12 (0.58%) Solaris
12 8 (0.38%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.34%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.29%) CentOS
14 6 (0.29%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.096%) Debian
17 2 (0.096%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 730 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 634 (30.45%) Project Management
3 626 (30.07%) Business Intelligence
4 606 (29.11%) Digital Marketing
5 439 (21.09%) PRINCE2
6 387 (18.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 229 (11.00%) Problem-Solving
8 222 (10.66%) Scrum
9 182 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 149 (7.16%) Change Management
11 147 (7.06%) Software Engineering
12 146 (7.01%) SDLC
13 145 (6.96%) ERP
14 142 (6.82%) E-Commerce
15 134 (6.44%) Test Automation
16 133 (6.39%) ITIL
17 131 (6.29%) Decision-Making
18 129 (6.20%) Business Development
18 129 (6.20%) Migration
19 127 (6.10%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 218 (10.47%) Java
2 204 (9.80%) C#
3 192 (9.22%) JavaScript
4 182 (8.74%) SQL
5 138 (6.63%) Python
6 98 (4.71%) C++
7 82 (3.94%) C
8 44 (2.11%) Ruby
9 37 (1.78%) Go
10 29 (1.39%) PowerShell
11 25 (1.20%) Bash Shell
12 21 (1.01%) Perl
12 21 (1.01%) T-SQL
13 20 (0.96%) ES6
14 19 (0.91%) Shell Script
15 16 (0.77%) R
16 14 (0.67%) Clojure
16 14 (0.67%) TypeScript
17 13 (0.62%) PL/SQL
18 12 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 313 (15.03%) Degree
2 143 (6.87%) Security Cleared
3 121 (5.81%) PMI Certification
4 85 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 77 (3.70%) PMP
6 65 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
8 48 (2.31%) ISEB
9 45 (2.16%) CISSP
10 42 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 40 (1.92%) CISM
12 36 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 32 (1.54%) MCSE
14 24 (1.15%) ISTQB
15 22 (1.06%) DV Cleared
16 21 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
17 19 (0.91%) APMP
17 19 (0.91%) MCP
18 18 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (0.86%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 321 (15.42%) PMO
2 154 (7.40%) QA
3 47 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (1.15%) GDPR
5 23 (1.10%) ISO 9001
6 16 (0.77%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.77%) SLA
7 15 (0.72%) COBIT
7 15 (0.72%) GCP
7 15 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 14 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
8 14 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 14 (0.67%) Data Quality
8 14 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.48%) P3O
9 10 (0.48%) PSD2
10 9 (0.43%) PMBOK
11 6 (0.29%) Def Stans
11 6 (0.29%) SEPA
12 5 (0.24%) MiFID
System Software
1 93 (4.47%) Active Directory
2 56 (2.69%) Docker
3 52 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (1.39%) Virtual Desktop
5 13 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.53%) XenApp
7 10 (0.48%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.43%) VMware NSX
9 8 (0.38%) Apache Flume
10 7 (0.34%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.19%) NFS
12 3 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.096%) Firmware
13 2 (0.096%) vSphere
14 1 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.048%) HDFS
14 1 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.048%) Samba
14 1 (0.048%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 62 (2.98%) Kubernetes
2 50 (2.40%) Ansible
3 31 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
4 26 (1.25%) AirWatch
5 20 (0.96%) Puppet
6 17 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (0.48%) SCCM
9 9 (0.43%) Terraform
10 7 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
11 6 (0.29%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 4 (0.19%) Marathon
13 4 (0.19%) Mesos
13 4 (0.19%) Oozie
13 4 (0.19%) rkt
13 4 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.19%) Xymon
14 3 (0.14%) logstash
14 3 (0.14%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 663 (31.84%) SAP
2 293 (14.07%) Microsoft
3 137 (6.58%) Oracle
4 63 (3.03%) VMware
5 62 (2.98%) Citrix
6 60 (2.88%) Google
7 45 (2.16%) Cisco
8 37 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
9 35 (1.68%) EMC
10 27 (1.30%) Lotus
11 26 (1.25%) F5
11 26 (1.25%) MobileIron
11 26 (1.25%) Splunk
12 25 (1.20%) NetApp
13 23 (1.10%) Apple
14 20 (0.96%) Capita
14 20 (0.96%) Cognizant
14 20 (0.96%) HP
14 20 (0.96%) Workday
15 17 (0.82%) Dell