The median annual salary for a Programme Director was £115,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Programme Director
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 878 840
Rank change year-on-year +39 -38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Director 35 57 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.060% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 84
Median salary £115,000 £105,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £73,000 £76,250
10% offered a salary of more than £165,000 £123,250 £150,000
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £96,250 £85,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% +13.23%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Programme Director
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Director in the UK

Programme Director
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Programme Director in the UK

Programme Director
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Director over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Programme Director in the UK

Programme Director
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Director within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 26 £115,000 +9.52% 3
London +30 19 £130,000 +18.18% 1
UK excluding London +10 9 £100,000 +3.89% 2
East of England -13 3 £100,000 -4.76% 2
Scotland +19 2 £100,000 -
Midlands +11 2 £85,000 +21.42%
North of England -8 2 £95,000 -24.00%

Programme Director Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Programme Director 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 Programme Director in the job title.

1 45 (49.45%) Programme Management
2 40 (43.96%) Finance
3 27 (29.67%) SAP
3 27 (29.67%) Degree
4 21 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (21.98%) Change Management
6 19 (20.88%) Programme Delivery
7 17 (18.68%) Matrix Organization
8 16 (17.58%) Risk Management
8 16 (17.58%) Business Transformation
9 15 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (15.38%) Banking
10 14 (15.38%) Process Improvement
10 14 (15.38%) Programme Governance
11 13 (14.29%) Wealth Management
11 13 (14.29%) Project Management
12 12 (13.19%) PMP
12 12 (13.19%) ERP
12 12 (13.19%) OpenUP
13 11 (12.09%) Guidewire
14 10 (10.99%) PMI Certification
15 9 (9.89%) Migration
15 9 (9.89%) Line Management
15 9 (9.89%) Virtual Team
16 8 (8.79%) Coaching
16 8 (8.79%) Retail
17 7 (7.69%) PRINCE
17 7 (7.69%) Oracle
17 7 (7.69%) Marketing
18 6 (6.59%) Waterfall

Programme Director 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 3 (3.30%) WordPress
2 1 (1.10%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) SAP Retail
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.30%) Exchequer
4 2 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Internet
1 1 (1.10%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) Big Data
General
1 40 (43.96%) Finance
2 14 (15.38%) Banking
3 8 (8.79%) Retail
4 7 (7.69%) Marketing
5 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.49%) Electronics
7 3 (3.30%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.30%) Legal
8 2 (2.20%) Games
8 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.10%) Advertising
9 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) LAMP
2 1 (1.10%) HTML
2 1 (1.10%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Virtual Team
2 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.30%) Fintech
4 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Derivative
5 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.10%) Life Science
5 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (49.45%) Programme Management
2 21 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (21.98%) Change Management
4 19 (20.88%) Programme Delivery
5 17 (18.68%) Matrix Organization
6 16 (17.58%) Business Transformation
6 16 (17.58%) Risk Management
7 15 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (15.38%) Process Improvement
8 14 (15.38%) Programme Governance
9 13 (14.29%) Project Management
9 13 (14.29%) Wealth Management
10 12 (13.19%) ERP
10 12 (13.19%) OpenUP
11 9 (9.89%) Line Management
11 9 (9.89%) Migration
12 8 (8.79%) Coaching
13 7 (7.69%) PRINCE
14 6 (6.59%) Waterfall
15 5 (5.49%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
1 3 (3.30%) PHP
2 2 (2.20%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (29.67%) Degree
2 12 (13.19%) PMP
3 10 (10.99%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.40%) PgMP
5 2 (2.20%) MBA
5 2 (2.20%) PhD
6 1 (1.10%) APMP
6 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) PMO
2 4 (4.40%) MiFID
3 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) SLA
3 1 (1.10%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 27 (29.67%) SAP
2 11 (12.09%) Guidewire
3 7 (7.69%) Oracle
4 5 (5.49%) Workday
5 3 (3.30%) Google
5 3 (3.30%) Omniture
6 1 (1.10%) Epicor
6 1 (1.10%) Infor
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.10%) QAD
6 1 (1.10%) Sage
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