The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Programme Manager
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 172 177
Rank change year-on-year -22 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 11 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.30% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 16
Median salary £61,250 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.76% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% -3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3797 3322 3666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.99% 97.51% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 2764 3007
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Programme Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Manchester

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Programme Manager in Manchester

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Programme Manager in Manchester

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Manchester region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) SDLC
4 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) Retail
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (20.00%) User Experience
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Marketing
8 1 (6.67%) Change Management
8 1 (6.67%) Electronics
8 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.67%) WAN
8 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Information Security
8 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) C
8 1 (6.67%) SAP
8 1 (6.67%) Test Management
8 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) SDLC
4 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.67%) Change Management
8 1 (6.67%) Contingency Planning
8 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (6.67%) Information Security
8 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.67%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000-110,000
Posted: 6 days ago