Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Programme Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

IT Programme Manager
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1118 1065 1074
Rank change year-on-year -53 +9 +54
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Programme Manager 85 159 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.084% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.087% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 73 141 177
UK median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -1.41%
10th Percentile £51,500 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £96,250 £95,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +16.00% -3.85% -3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

IT Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Programme Manager in the UK

IT Programme Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IT Programme Manager in the UK

IT Programme Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Programme Manager in the UK

IT Programme Manager
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England -8 85 £75,000 +11.11% 3
UK excluding London +1 55 £72,500 +16.00% 2
London -28 30 £75,000 -0.66% 1
Midlands +42 20 £92,500 +42.31%
West Midlands +14 18 £95,000 +35.71%
South East +43 15 £72,500 -
North of England -24 12 £70,000 +55.56%
Yorkshire +24 7 £67,500 +5.88%
East of England +4 7 £73,750 +9.26% 2
North West -27 5 £72,500 +61.11%
East Midlands +32 2 £57,500 +4.55%
South West -6 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT 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 featuring IT Programme Manager in the job title.

1 30 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.94%) Programme Management
3 27 (31.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (27.06%) Finance
5 22 (25.88%) Project Management
6 19 (22.35%) Retail
7 18 (21.18%) Waterfall
8 15 (17.65%) PRINCE2
9 14 (16.47%) Change Management
9 14 (16.47%) PMO
10 12 (14.12%) CRM
11 11 (12.94%) Programme Delivery
12 10 (11.76%) Business Analysis
13 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
13 9 (10.59%) Manufacturing
14 8 (9.41%) FMCG
14 8 (9.41%) DevOps
15 7 (8.24%) Line Management
15 7 (8.24%) SDLC
15 7 (8.24%) Degree
15 7 (8.24%) Matrix Management
16 6 (7.06%) Banking
16 6 (7.06%) Legal
16 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (7.06%) Dynamics CRM
16 6 (7.06%) IT Strategy
17 5 (5.88%) Supplier Management
17 5 (5.88%) PMI Certification
17 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
18 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Office

IT Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.35%) Maximo
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) SMS
2 1 (1.18%) LAN
2 1 (1.18%) WAN
2 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.18%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.18%) OLAP
2 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 23 (27.06%) Finance
2 19 (22.35%) Retail
3 9 (10.59%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.06%) Banking
4 6 (7.06%) Legal
5 3 (3.53%) Advertising
6 2 (2.35%) French Language
6 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.18%) Games
7 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) FMCG
2 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.71%) Smartcard
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.53%) PMI
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) Equities
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.18%) Derivative
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.94%) Programme Management
3 27 (31.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (25.88%) Project Management
5 18 (21.18%) Waterfall
6 15 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 14 (16.47%) Change Management
8 12 (14.12%) CRM
9 11 (12.94%) Programme Delivery
10 10 (11.76%) Business Analysis
11 8 (9.41%) DevOps
12 7 (8.24%) Line Management
12 7 (8.24%) Matrix Management
12 7 (8.24%) SDLC
13 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (7.06%) IT Strategy
14 5 (5.88%) Supplier Management
15 4 (4.71%) Business Development
15 4 (4.71%) Business Transformation
15 4 (4.71%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.18%) C
1 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.53%) PMP
3 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.18%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.47%) PMO
2 2 (2.35%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.35%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) GDPR
3 1 (1.18%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.71%) SAP
3 3 (3.53%) IBM
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle
4 2 (2.35%) IFS