Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Programme Manager
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 292 252
Rank change year-on-year -37 -40 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 45 66 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.53% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.54% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 83
North West median annual salary £75,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.66% -2.08% -6.25%
10th Percentile £52,277 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £110,500 £94,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +6.90% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12804 12127 12519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10248 10191 10390
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Programme Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in the North West

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Programme Manager in the North West

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Programme Manager in the North West

Programme Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Manchester -17 21 £80,000 +14.29% 1
Cheshire -17 18 £65,000 -21.21% 1
Merseyside +7 4 £54,109 - 1
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 North West region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 20 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (42.22%) Programme Management
4 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (33.33%) Project Management
5 14 (31.11%) Risk Management
6 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
7 11 (24.44%) SDLC
8 10 (22.22%) Banking
9 9 (20.00%) Change Management
10 8 (17.78%) Retail
10 8 (17.78%) IT Strategy
11 7 (15.56%) PMO
11 7 (15.56%) Line Management
12 6 (13.33%) Wealth Management
12 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
12 6 (13.33%) Law
12 6 (13.33%) ITIL
13 5 (11.11%) PMI
13 5 (11.11%) PMI Certification
13 5 (11.11%) Information Security
13 5 (11.11%) Matrix Management
13 5 (11.11%) Degree
13 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (11.11%) People Management
13 5 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
14 4 (8.89%) Programme Delivery
14 4 (8.89%) Human Resource Management
14 4 (8.89%) Business Forecasting
14 4 (8.89%) Mentoring

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.44%) Maximo
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.22%) SAP MDG
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 8 (17.78%) Retail
4 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 6 (13.33%) Law
5 2 (4.44%) Legal
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
5 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.11%) PMI
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) FMCG
3 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Android
1 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (42.22%) Programme Management
3 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (33.33%) Project Management
4 14 (31.11%) Risk Management
5 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
6 11 (24.44%) SDLC
7 9 (20.00%) Change Management
8 8 (17.78%) IT Strategy
9 7 (15.56%) Line Management
10 6 (13.33%) ITIL
10 6 (13.33%) Wealth Management
11 5 (11.11%) Information Security
11 5 (11.11%) Matrix Management
11 5 (11.11%) People Management
11 5 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
12 4 (8.89%) Business Forecasting
12 4 (8.89%) Human Resource Management
12 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.89%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) C
2 2 (4.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
1 5 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.44%) PMP
3 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) PgMP
4 1 (2.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) PMO
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) SAP
2 2 (4.44%) IBM
2 2 (4.44%) IFS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Sun