Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Programme Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Programme Management over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Programme Management (Program Management)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 263 220
Rank change year-on-year +81 -43 +23
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 3422 2493 3459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.90% 1.31% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.47% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2326 1992 2540
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - -4.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.94% -3.64% -

Programme Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161983 169953 194669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 127876 141202 160286
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Programme Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in the UK

Programme Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Programme Management in the UK

Programme Management
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Programme Management in the UK

Programme Management
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management 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 +78 3285 £55,000 -8.33% 101
UK excluding London +76 1978 £52,500 -0.94% 75
London +89 1356 £70,000 - 33
South West +51 649 £49,000 -2.00% 15
South East +59 510 £57,500 -4.17% 21
North of England +12 339 £50,000 - 19
North West +14 227 £50,000 +11.11% 7
East of England +54 218 £45,000 -23.40% 12
Midlands +21 199 £57,500 +4.55% 1
West Midlands -1 105 £65,000 +15.56% 1
East Midlands +17 94 £54,250 -1.36%
North East +62 67 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Scotland -2 45 £60,000 +14.29% 6
Yorkshire -25 45 £60,000 +4.35% 11
Wales +23 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Northern Ireland -27 2 £60,000 +4.35%
Channel Islands - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Programme Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 2575 (75.25%) Finance
2 1788 (52.25%) SAP
3 1776 (51.90%) Marketing
4 1768 (51.67%) Telecoms
5 1706 (49.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1691 (49.42%) Manufacturing
7 1669 (48.77%) Digital Marketing
8 1667 (48.71%) Electronics
9 1153 (33.69%) Agile Software Development
10 806 (23.55%) Project Management
11 652 (19.05%) Degree
12 537 (15.69%) SQL
13 526 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
14 522 (15.25%) Banking
15 513 (14.99%) Java
16 477 (13.94%) PRINCE2
17 444 (12.97%) Stakeholder Management
18 387 (11.31%) JavaScript
19 372 (10.87%) Scrum
20 371 (10.84%) Python
21 370 (10.81%) Microsoft
22 366 (10.70%) Asset Management
23 340 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
24 327 (9.56%) .NET
25 313 (9.15%) Retail Banking
26 307 (8.97%) Linux
27 306 (8.94%) HTML
28 300 (8.77%) Investment Banking
29 295 (8.62%) C#
30 293 (8.56%) Wealth Management

Programme Management
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 98 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 87 (2.54%) Tomcat
3 71 (2.07%) Mule
4 56 (1.64%) Mule ESB
4 56 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 55 (1.61%) JBoss
6 46 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
7 38 (1.11%) CMS
8 34 (0.99%) IIS
9 33 (0.96%) Confluence
10 30 (0.88%) Apache
11 28 (0.82%) WebSphere
12 17 (0.50%) MS Project Server
13 16 (0.47%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
14 14 (0.41%) MS Exchange
14 14 (0.41%) SAS
15 8 (0.23%) Jetty
15 8 (0.23%) NetWeaver
16 7 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 133 (3.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 112 (3.27%) Microsoft Project
3 105 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
4 81 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 54 (1.58%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.58%) FileZilla
7 15 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
8 14 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.23%) SPSS
10 6 (0.18%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.058%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.058%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.058%) InVision
12 1 (0.029%) Revit
12 1 (0.029%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 53 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.35%) Revive Adserver
5 11 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
5 11 (0.32%) Unica
6 9 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 8 (0.23%) SAP CRM
8 6 (0.18%) Magento
8 6 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
9 5 (0.15%) Endur
9 5 (0.15%) OpenLink RightAngle
9 5 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.15%) Primavera
9 5 (0.15%) SAP HR
10 4 (0.12%) SAP QM
10 4 (0.12%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 340 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
2 201 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 188 (5.49%) SaaS
4 127 (3.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 56 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
6 47 (1.37%) GitHub
7 41 (1.20%) PaaS
8 39 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
8 39 (1.14%) IaaS
8 39 (1.14%) Office 365
9 28 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
10 23 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
11 22 (0.64%) Google Play
12 13 (0.38%) Google Analytics
13 10 (0.29%) npm
14 7 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.20%) Force.com
14 7 (0.20%) Google App Engine
15 6 (0.18%) Heroku
15 6 (0.18%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 61 (1.78%) HTTP
2 60 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 41 (1.20%) SSL
4 38 (1.11%) Firewall
5 37 (1.08%) WAN
6 35 (1.02%) LAN
7 29 (0.85%) Internet
8 27 (0.79%) SAN
9 25 (0.73%) AMQP
9 25 (0.73%) VPN
10 23 (0.67%) Network Security
11 22 (0.64%) FTP
12 21 (0.61%) DNS
13 20 (0.58%) SMTP
14 16 (0.47%) SMS
15 15 (0.44%) Ethernet
15 15 (0.44%) MPLS
16 13 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (0.38%) Skype
17 12 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 171 (5.00%) Big Data
3 153 (4.47%) NoSQL
4 129 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 125 (3.65%) Relational Database
6 114 (3.33%) MySQL
7 108 (3.16%) MongoDB
8 91 (2.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 81 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 80 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
11 74 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 62 (1.81%) Oracle Database
13 56 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 54 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
15 53 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 39 (1.14%) RDBMS
17 35 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 34 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
19 31 (0.91%) Data Mining
20 28 (0.82%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 247 (7.22%) Git (software)
2 160 (4.68%) JIRA
3 125 (3.65%) Jenkins
4 116 (3.39%) JUnit
5 56 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 54 (1.58%) IntelliJ
7 53 (1.55%) Selenium
7 53 (1.55%) Visual Studio
8 41 (1.20%) Cucumber
9 38 (1.11%) gulp
9 38 (1.11%) Subversion
10 34 (0.99%) Mercurial
11 33 (0.96%) Maven
12 29 (0.85%) Grunt
13 27 (0.79%) Jasmine
14 26 (0.76%) Eclipse
15 23 (0.67%) Bitbucket
16 22 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
17 19 (0.56%) GitLab
18 18 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 2575 (75.25%) Finance
2 1776 (51.90%) Marketing
3 1768 (51.67%) Telecoms
4 1691 (49.42%) Manufacturing
5 1667 (48.71%) Electronics
6 522 (15.25%) Banking
7 313 (9.15%) Retail Banking
8 300 (8.77%) Investment Banking
9 284 (8.30%) Retail
10 172 (5.03%) Legal
11 46 (1.34%) Front Office
12 44 (1.29%) Games
13 38 (1.11%) Financial Institution
14 35 (1.02%) Law
15 28 (0.82%) Multimedia
16 23 (0.67%) Military
17 21 (0.61%) Automotive
18 20 (0.58%) Advertising
19 17 (0.50%) Back Office
19 17 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 721 (21.07%) Developer
2 410 (11.98%) Analyst
3 367 (10.72%) Project Manager
4 271 (7.92%) Programme Manager
5 220 (6.43%) Business Analyst
6 162 (4.73%) IT Manager
7 161 (4.70%) Senior Developer
8 158 (4.62%) Java Developer
9 155 (4.53%) Senior Manager
10 146 (4.27%) Architect
11 138 (4.03%) .NET Developer
12 113 (3.30%) C# Developer
13 112 (3.27%) IT Analyst
14 110 (3.21%) Financial Analyst
15 108 (3.16%) Finance Business Analyst
16 105 (3.07%) Business IT Analyst
16 105 (3.07%) IT Business Analyst
17 101 (2.95%) C# .NET Developer
17 101 (2.95%) DevOps Engineer
18 99 (2.89%) Business Finance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (9.56%) .NET
2 306 (8.94%) HTML
3 262 (7.66%) CSS
4 217 (6.34%) REST
5 212 (6.20%) XML
6 209 (6.11%) JSON
7 192 (5.61%) AngularJS
8 173 (5.06%) Web Services
9 166 (4.85%) Spring
10 139 (4.06%) ASP.NET
11 131 (3.83%) HTML5
12 128 (3.74%) RESTful
13 122 (3.57%) jQuery
14 98 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
15 96 (2.81%) Apache Camel
16 93 (2.72%) SOAP
17 88 (2.57%) Ajax
18 84 (2.45%) ASP.NET Web API
19 83 (2.43%) CSS3
20 82 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 526 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
2 231 (6.75%) Computer Science
3 139 (4.06%) User Experience
4 133 (3.89%) Management Information System
5 106 (3.10%) Mobile App
6 77 (2.25%) Algorithms
6 77 (2.25%) PMI
7 72 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
8 62 (1.81%) Data Structures
9 55 (1.61%) Fintech
10 52 (1.52%) Public Cloud
11 51 (1.49%) Data Centre
12 41 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
12 41 (1.20%) N-Tier
13 35 (1.02%) Virtual Team
14 34 (0.99%) NHS
15 33 (0.96%) Fixed Income
16 32 (0.94%) e-Learning
16 32 (0.94%) Social Media
17 31 (0.91%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 307 (8.97%) Linux
2 196 (5.73%) Windows
3 96 (2.81%) Unix
4 71 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 69 (2.02%) Android
6 29 (0.85%) Windows Server
7 24 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 22 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.35%) Windows 10
11 9 (0.26%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (0.23%) CentOS
12 8 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.18%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.12%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.12%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1706 (49.85%) Business Intelligence
2 1669 (48.77%) Digital Marketing
3 1153 (33.69%) Agile Software Development
4 806 (23.55%) Project Management
5 477 (13.94%) PRINCE2
6 444 (12.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 372 (10.87%) Scrum
8 366 (10.70%) Asset Management
9 293 (8.56%) Wealth Management
10 268 (7.83%) TDD
11 251 (7.33%) Change Management
11 251 (7.33%) SDLC
12 247 (7.22%) DevOps
13 241 (7.04%) OO
14 234 (6.84%) Risk Management
15 230 (6.72%) Software Engineering
16 227 (6.63%) E-Commerce
16 227 (6.63%) ITIL
17 225 (6.58%) MVC
18 224 (6.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 537 (15.69%) SQL
2 513 (14.99%) Java
3 387 (11.31%) JavaScript
4 371 (10.84%) Python
5 295 (8.62%) C#
6 186 (5.44%) C++
7 140 (4.09%) Ruby
8 119 (3.48%) Shell Script
9 98 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 81 (2.37%) Go
11 75 (2.19%) C
11 75 (2.19%) PHP
12 62 (1.81%) Bash Shell
13 60 (1.75%) Perl
14 39 (1.14%) MATLAB
15 37 (1.08%) Clojure
16 35 (1.02%) R
17 31 (0.91%) Objective-C
17 31 (0.91%) TypeScript
18 29 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 652 (19.05%) Degree
2 178 (5.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 169 (4.94%) Security Cleared
4 125 (3.65%) CISSP
4 125 (3.65%) PMI Certification
5 120 (3.51%) CISM
6 94 (2.75%) PMP
7 70 (2.05%) SC Cleared
8 54 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 45 (1.32%) CBAP
10 42 (1.23%) ISTQB
10 42 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 38 (1.11%) ISEB
12 36 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
12 36 (1.05%) PhD
13 26 (0.76%) APMP
13 26 (0.76%) Master's Degree
14 25 (0.73%) CISA
15 24 (0.70%) DV Cleared
15 24 (0.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (7.33%) PMO
2 241 (7.04%) QA
3 71 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 65 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 56 (1.64%) PCI DSS
6 54 (1.58%) SLA
7 47 (1.37%) Data Quality
8 31 (0.91%) GDPR
9 26 (0.76%) P3O
10 19 (0.56%) GCP
11 16 (0.47%) ISO 9001
12 14 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 13 (0.38%) COBIT
13 13 (0.38%) PMBOK
14 11 (0.32%) RMADS
15 7 (0.20%) Basel III
15 7 (0.20%) SEPA
15 7 (0.20%) TARGET2
16 5 (0.15%) PSD2
17 4 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 127 (3.71%) Docker
2 55 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 28 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 16 (0.47%) XenApp
6 15 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.26%) KVM
8 8 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 8 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (0.23%) XenServer
9 5 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.12%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.12%) vSphere
11 3 (0.088%) HDFS
11 3 (0.088%) NFS
11 3 (0.088%) vCloud
12 1 (0.029%) Firmware
12 1 (0.029%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.029%) Samba
Systems Management
1 119 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
2 118 (3.45%) Puppet
3 115 (3.36%) Ansible
4 91 (2.66%) Kubernetes
5 34 (0.99%) Terraform
6 27 (0.79%) Mesos
7 21 (0.61%) Grafana
8 19 (0.56%) Packer
9 17 (0.50%) Nagios
10 16 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
10 16 (0.47%) Oozie
11 14 (0.41%) logstash
12 13 (0.38%) Kibana
13 12 (0.35%) Prometheus
14 11 (0.32%) linkerd
14 11 (0.32%) Zipkin
15 8 (0.23%) WSUS
15 8 (0.23%) ZABBIX
16 7 (0.20%) HP Operations Orchestration
17 6 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1788 (52.25%) SAP
2 370 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 158 (4.62%) Google
4 153 (4.47%) Oracle
5 79 (2.31%) Apple
6 61 (1.78%) VMware
7 51 (1.49%) Murex
7 51 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 42 (1.23%) Cisco
8 42 (1.23%) HP
8 42 (1.23%) IBM
9 36 (1.05%) Tableau
10 32 (0.94%) ION Trading
11 23 (0.67%) hybris
12 22 (0.64%) Citrix
13 21 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
14 20 (0.58%) Adobe
14 20 (0.58%) EMC
14 20 (0.58%) PayPal
15 19 (0.56%) ArcSight