The median annual salary for a Programme Director was £115,000 in advertised job vacancies 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 Director
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 802 875 877
Rank change year-on-year +73 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Director 56 79 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.076% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.079% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 41 49 64
Median salary £115,000 £106,250 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.23% +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £72,500
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £135,000 £125,000
UK excluding London median salary £102,500 £90,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year +13.88% -5.26%  

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 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Programme Director
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Programme Director in the UK

Programme Director
Top 21 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 March 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 +74 43 £120,000 +14.28% 7
London +79 29 £125,000 +4.16% 5
City of London +41 13 £125,000 -3.84% 2
South East +29 5 £146,250 +46.25% 1
East of England +22 5 £102,500 -2.38% 1
Essex - 4 £102,500 -
South West +30 2 £80,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £80,000 -
Surrey +41 1 - -
Berkshire +26 1 - -
Hampshire +18 1 - -
Hertfordshire +17 1 £95,000 -9.52% 1
North West -12 1 £110,000 -
Manchester -23 1 £110,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £120,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £125,000 - 1
Basildon - 1 £105,000 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Bicester - 1 £125,000 - 1
Redhill - 1 - -
Chippenham - 1 £70,000 -

Programme Director Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 58 (54.72%) Finance
2 53 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 42 (39.62%) Degree
4 25 (23.58%) Project Management
4 25 (23.58%) Change Management
5 24 (22.64%) Telecoms
6 23 (21.70%) SAP
6 23 (21.70%) Matrix Organization
7 21 (19.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (18.87%) PMP
9 18 (16.98%) PMI Certification
10 16 (15.09%) Business Transformation
11 15 (14.15%) Wealth Management
11 15 (14.15%) Migration
11 15 (14.15%) Coaching
12 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (13.21%) Guidewire
13 13 (12.26%) Legal
14 12 (11.32%) Risk Management
14 12 (11.32%) CRM
14 12 (11.32%) Marketing
14 12 (11.32%) Line Management
15 11 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (10.38%) PRINCE2
16 10 (9.43%) ERP
16 10 (9.43%) Banking
16 10 (9.43%) Process Improvement
16 10 (9.43%) Escalation Management
16 10 (9.43%) Programme Governance
16 10 (9.43%) Customer Requirements

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 1 (0.94%) MS Project Server
1 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) MS Project
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
2 3 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Oracle ERP
1 5 (4.72%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.83%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (7.55%) Wireless
3 7 (6.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) Big Data
General
1 58 (54.72%) Finance
2 24 (22.64%) Telecoms
3 13 (12.26%) Legal
4 12 (11.32%) Marketing
5 10 (9.43%) Banking
6 6 (5.66%) Mandarin Language
6 6 (5.66%) Spanish Language
7 5 (4.72%) Retail
8 4 (3.77%) Electronics
8 4 (3.77%) Financial Institution
8 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.83%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.89%) Games
10 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.94%) Advertising
11 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.55%) Virtual Team
3 6 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.83%) Derivative
5 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.89%) Fintech
6 1 (0.94%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.94%) Life Science
6 1 (0.94%) PMI
6 1 (0.94%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 25 (23.58%) Change Management
2 25 (23.58%) Project Management
3 23 (21.70%) Matrix Organization
4 21 (19.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (15.09%) Business Transformation
6 15 (14.15%) Coaching
6 15 (14.15%) Migration
6 15 (14.15%) Wealth Management
7 12 (11.32%) CRM
7 12 (11.32%) Line Management
7 12 (11.32%) Risk Management
8 11 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (10.38%) PRINCE2
9 10 (9.43%) Customer Requirements
9 10 (9.43%) ERP
9 10 (9.43%) Escalation Management
9 10 (9.43%) Process Improvement
9 10 (9.43%) Programme Governance
10 9 (8.49%) Budgeting and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.89%) C
1 2 (1.89%) F#
1 2 (1.89%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 42 (39.62%) Degree
2 20 (18.87%) PMP
3 18 (16.98%) PMI Certification
4 8 (7.55%) MBA
5 5 (4.72%) PgMP
6 4 (3.77%) PhD
6 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.94%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) PMO
2 5 (4.72%) ISO 14001
3 4 (3.77%) MiFID
3 4 (3.77%) SLA
4 3 (2.83%) QA
5 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.94%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 23 (21.70%) SAP
2 14 (13.21%) Guidewire
3 8 (7.55%) Oracle
4 6 (5.66%) Google
4 6 (5.66%) HP
4 6 (5.66%) IBM
5 5 (4.72%) Workday
6 4 (3.77%) Huawei
7 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.94%) Epicor
8 1 (0.94%) Infor
8 1 (0.94%) QAD
8 1 (0.94%) Sage
8 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
City of London
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £120000 - £180000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £120000 - £180000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bicester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Home Office
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £80000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago