Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Programme Management (Program Management)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 253 220
Rank change year-on-year +74 -33 +20
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 3524 2667 3308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.99% 1.35% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.52% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2475 2149 2395
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £97,500 £98,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -

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

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 159042 175633 191561
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.89% 89.06% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 126409 146488 156350
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,723 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Programme Management in the UK

Programme Management
Top 15 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 19 August 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 +79 3389 £55,000 -8.33% 244
UK excluding London +88 2098 £50,000 -9.09% 159
London +64 1336 £66,648 -4.79% 95
South West +56 727 £47,500 -5.00% 57
South East +77 501 £55,000 -4.35% 35
North of England +43 375 £50,000 -4.76% 24
East of England +60 259 £45,000 -21.74% 23
North West +31 243 £50,750 +1.50% 12
Midlands -11 176 £55,000 -1.79% 9
East Midlands -8 91 £47,500 -13.64% 4
West Midlands -4 84 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Yorkshire -5 72 £53,750 -2.27% 6
North East +66 60 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Scotland -4 42 £60,000 +20.00% 7
Wales +20 20 £50,000 +19.05% 4

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 2691 (76.36%) Finance
2 1986 (56.36%) Marketing
3 1953 (55.42%) SAP
4 1950 (55.33%) Telecoms
5 1890 (53.63%) Manufacturing
6 1880 (53.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1850 (52.50%) Digital Marketing
8 1846 (52.38%) Electronics
9 1091 (30.96%) Agile Software Development
10 835 (23.69%) Project Management
11 683 (19.38%) Degree
12 598 (16.97%) Java
13 572 (16.23%) SQL
14 532 (15.10%) Retail
15 481 (13.65%) Banking
16 478 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
17 458 (13.00%) PRINCE2
18 426 (12.09%) Scrum
19 424 (12.03%) JavaScript
20 407 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
21 406 (11.52%) Python
22 386 (10.95%) Linux
22 386 (10.95%) HTML
23 384 (10.90%) .NET
24 372 (10.56%) Microsoft
25 356 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
26 332 (9.42%) C#
27 329 (9.34%) CSS
28 307 (8.71%) Asset Management
29 301 (8.54%) MVC

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
1 113 (3.21%) Apache Spark
2 99 (2.81%) Tomcat
3 86 (2.44%) Mule
4 74 (2.10%) Mule ESB
5 64 (1.82%) JBoss
6 59 (1.67%) CMS
6 59 (1.67%) Confluence
7 58 (1.65%) SharePoint
8 46 (1.31%) IIS
9 45 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
10 43 (1.22%) Apache
11 32 (0.91%) WebSphere
12 22 (0.62%) MS Project Server
13 21 (0.60%) MS Exchange
14 17 (0.48%) WebLogic
15 13 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
15 13 (0.37%) OpenStack
15 13 (0.37%) SAS
16 9 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 8 (0.23%) Jetty
Applications
1 160 (4.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 132 (3.75%) Microsoft Project
3 128 (3.63%) Microsoft Office
4 106 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 46 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 32 (0.91%) FileZilla
7 18 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 17 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (0.26%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.26%) SPSS
10 4 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.057%) InVision
11 2 (0.057%) Simulink
12 1 (0.028%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.028%) InDesign
12 1 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.51%) SAP CRM
4 13 (0.37%) Unica
5 12 (0.34%) Revive Adserver
6 10 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 8 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
8 7 (0.20%) R3 Corda
8 7 (0.20%) SAP HR
8 7 (0.20%) SAP Retail
9 6 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
10 5 (0.14%) Eloqua
10 5 (0.14%) SAP ERP
10 5 (0.14%) SAP MM
10 5 (0.14%) SAP SD
11 4 (0.11%) Primavera
11 4 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 356 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
2 220 (6.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 187 (5.31%) SaaS
4 129 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 84 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
6 48 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
7 41 (1.16%) GitHub
8 39 (1.11%) IaaS
9 29 (0.82%) Office 365
10 28 (0.79%) PaaS
11 22 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
12 20 (0.57%) Google Play
13 18 (0.51%) Google Analytics
14 14 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
15 8 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
16 7 (0.20%) AdWords
16 7 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (0.20%) Force.com
17 6 (0.17%) Sage Pay
18 5 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 69 (1.96%) HTTP
2 68 (1.93%) TCP/IP
3 56 (1.59%) WAN
4 48 (1.36%) LAN
5 44 (1.25%) Firewall
6 33 (0.94%) FTP
6 33 (0.94%) Internet
7 32 (0.91%) SAN
7 32 (0.91%) SMTP
8 28 (0.79%) VPN
9 25 (0.71%) MPLS
10 24 (0.68%) Intranet
11 23 (0.65%) DNS
12 22 (0.62%) AMQP
12 22 (0.62%) SSL
13 21 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (0.54%) VLAN
15 16 (0.45%) DHCP
15 16 (0.45%) Ethernet
16 13 (0.37%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 181 (5.14%) Big Data
3 164 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 145 (4.11%) Relational Database
5 142 (4.03%) MySQL
6 133 (3.77%) Hadoop
6 133 (3.77%) MongoDB
7 106 (3.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 71 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
9 66 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
10 63 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 55 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 53 (1.50%) Oracle Database
13 52 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
14 46 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 38 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
16 37 (1.05%) RDBMS
17 30 (0.85%) Data Mining
18 29 (0.82%) Redis
19 28 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 253 (7.18%) Git (software)
2 214 (6.07%) JIRA
3 151 (4.28%) JUnit
4 125 (3.55%) Jenkins
5 79 (2.24%) IntelliJ
6 67 (1.90%) Visual Studio
7 65 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 52 (1.48%) Selenium
9 50 (1.42%) Subversion
10 43 (1.22%) Cucumber
11 39 (1.11%) gulp
12 37 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
13 36 (1.02%) Maven
14 33 (0.94%) Mercurial
15 31 (0.88%) Bitbucket
16 30 (0.85%) Grunt
17 25 (0.71%) Eclipse
18 24 (0.68%) Jasmine
19 17 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
19 17 (0.48%) QUnit
General
1 2691 (76.36%) Finance
2 1986 (56.36%) Marketing
3 1950 (55.33%) Telecoms
4 1890 (53.63%) Manufacturing
5 1846 (52.38%) Electronics
6 532 (15.10%) Retail
7 481 (13.65%) Banking
8 252 (7.15%) Retail Banking
9 246 (6.98%) Investment Banking
10 154 (4.37%) Legal
11 63 (1.79%) Games
12 58 (1.65%) Financial Institution
13 53 (1.50%) Front Office
14 32 (0.91%) Multimedia
15 28 (0.79%) Military
16 27 (0.77%) Back Office
17 20 (0.57%) Automotive
18 19 (0.54%) Publishing
19 18 (0.51%) Local Government
20 16 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 796 (22.59%) Developer
2 406 (11.52%) Analyst
3 364 (10.33%) Project Manager
4 258 (7.32%) Programme Manager
5 200 (5.68%) Business Analyst
6 188 (5.33%) Java Developer
7 178 (5.05%) Architect
8 162 (4.60%) Senior Developer
9 157 (4.46%) .NET Developer
10 151 (4.28%) IT Manager
11 136 (3.86%) C# Developer
12 134 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
13 133 (3.77%) Consultant
14 126 (3.58%) Senior Manager
15 108 (3.06%) C# .NET Developer
16 107 (3.04%) JavaScript Developer
17 105 (2.98%) Software Developer
18 103 (2.92%) IT Analyst
19 100 (2.84%) Financial Analyst
20 98 (2.78%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (10.95%) HTML
2 384 (10.90%) .NET
3 329 (9.34%) CSS
4 262 (7.43%) REST
5 261 (7.41%) XML
6 259 (7.35%) JSON
7 223 (6.33%) Web Services
8 189 (5.36%) Spring
9 174 (4.94%) AngularJS
10 161 (4.57%) ASP.NET
11 157 (4.46%) jQuery
12 154 (4.37%) SOAP
13 144 (4.09%) RESTful
14 140 (3.97%) HTML5
15 111 (3.15%) Apache Camel
15 111 (3.15%) RabbitMQ
16 110 (3.12%) Hibernate
17 99 (2.81%) JPA
18 98 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
18 98 (2.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 478 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
2 231 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 147 (4.17%) User Experience
4 132 (3.75%) Mobile App
5 131 (3.72%) Management Information System
6 75 (2.13%) Algorithms
7 67 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
8 58 (1.65%) Data Structures
9 56 (1.59%) Fintech
10 55 (1.56%) Virtual Team
11 50 (1.42%) Public Cloud
12 49 (1.39%) Data Centre
13 48 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
13 48 (1.36%) PMI
14 40 (1.14%) SWIFT
15 37 (1.05%) Social Media
16 36 (1.02%) Fixed Income
17 35 (0.99%) e-Learning
18 31 (0.88%) N-Tier
19 28 (0.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 386 (10.95%) Linux
2 253 (7.18%) Windows
3 103 (2.92%) Unix
4 80 (2.27%) Android
4 80 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 37 (1.05%) Windows Server
6 25 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 18 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (0.45%) Windows 10
11 14 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 14 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (0.34%) CentOS
13 9 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (0.17%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.11%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1880 (53.35%) Business Intelligence
2 1850 (52.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1091 (30.96%) Agile Software Development
4 835 (23.69%) Project Management
5 458 (13.00%) PRINCE2
6 426 (12.09%) Scrum
7 407 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 307 (8.71%) Asset Management
9 301 (8.54%) MVC
10 296 (8.40%) TDD
11 288 (8.17%) E-Commerce
12 280 (7.95%) DevOps
13 236 (6.70%) Change Management
14 235 (6.67%) Wealth Management
15 234 (6.64%) OO
16 231 (6.56%) Analytics
17 224 (6.36%) Software Engineering
18 218 (6.19%) ITIL
19 215 (6.10%) Risk Management
20 207 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 598 (16.97%) Java
2 572 (16.23%) SQL
3 424 (12.03%) JavaScript
4 406 (11.52%) Python
5 332 (9.42%) C#
6 220 (6.24%) C++
7 149 (4.23%) Ruby
8 131 (3.72%) Shell Script
9 123 (3.49%) C
10 115 (3.26%) PHP
11 114 (3.23%) T-SQL
12 82 (2.33%) Go
13 70 (1.99%) Bash Shell
14 65 (1.84%) Perl
15 41 (1.16%) Objective-C
16 35 (0.99%) R
17 34 (0.96%) Clojure
17 34 (0.96%) MATLAB
18 32 (0.91%) Apple Swift
18 32 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 683 (19.38%) Degree
2 183 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 182 (5.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 101 (2.87%) CISSP
5 98 (2.78%) CISM
6 92 (2.61%) PMI Certification
7 80 (2.27%) SC Cleared
8 75 (2.13%) PMP
9 56 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 48 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 39 (1.11%) PhD
12 35 (0.99%) ISEB
12 35 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
13 33 (0.94%) ISTQB
14 32 (0.91%) CBAP
15 28 (0.79%) DV Cleared
16 23 (0.65%) APMP
16 23 (0.65%) Master's Degree
16 23 (0.65%) SSCP
17 22 (0.62%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 254 (7.21%) PMO
2 246 (6.98%) QA
3 75 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 55 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 50 (1.42%) PCI DSS
6 44 (1.25%) SLA
7 40 (1.14%) Data Quality
8 17 (0.48%) COBIT
8 17 (0.48%) GCP
8 17 (0.48%) ISO 9001
9 14 (0.40%) P3O
10 13 (0.37%) GDPR
11 10 (0.28%) RMADS
12 9 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
13 8 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 8 (0.23%) PMBOK
13 8 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (0.14%) ISO 22301
14 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 15288
14 5 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 161 (4.57%) Docker
2 67 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 38 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 25 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.51%) XenApp
7 14 (0.40%) KVM
8 13 (0.37%) Terminal Services
8 13 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
8 13 (0.37%) XenServer
9 6 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.14%) NFS
10 5 (0.14%) Samba
10 5 (0.14%) Squid
10 5 (0.14%) vCloud
11 4 (0.11%) Firmware
12 3 (0.085%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.085%) HDFS
12 3 (0.085%) vSphere
13 2 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 151 (4.28%) Puppet
2 143 (4.06%) Opscode Chef
3 138 (3.92%) Ansible
4 106 (3.01%) Kubernetes
5 36 (1.02%) Mesos
6 34 (0.96%) Terraform
7 28 (0.79%) Grafana
8 20 (0.57%) Nagios
9 19 (0.54%) Packer
10 17 (0.48%) Kibana
10 17 (0.48%) logstash
10 17 (0.48%) Prometheus
10 17 (0.48%) Zipkin
11 13 (0.37%) WSUS
11 13 (0.37%) ZABBIX
12 11 (0.31%) Oozie
13 7 (0.20%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 7 (0.20%) Nessus
14 6 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 1953 (55.42%) SAP
2 372 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 164 (4.65%) Google
4 152 (4.31%) Oracle
5 97 (2.75%) Apple
6 82 (2.33%) VMware
7 54 (1.53%) Cisco
8 52 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
9 44 (1.25%) IBM
10 41 (1.16%) Murex
11 40 (1.14%) Tableau
12 35 (0.99%) HP
13 32 (0.91%) PayPal
14 30 (0.85%) Twitter
15 29 (0.82%) Citrix
16 28 (0.79%) hybris
17 27 (0.77%) EMC
18 26 (0.74%) Adobe
18 26 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
19 22 (0.62%) Atlassian