Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Programme Management (Program Management)
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 281 244 270
Rank change year-on-year -37 +26 -92
Permanent jobs citing Programme Management 566 1,833 2,077
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.14% 1.35% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.46% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 537 1,503 1,549
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £96,250 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +1.85% +5.88%

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 45,731 125,361 150,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.42% 92.21% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 37,669 98,831 119,518
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in the UK

Programme Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Programme Management.

Salary trend for Programme Management in the UK

Programme Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Programme Management over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Programme Management in the UK

Programme Management
Top 16 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 27 October 2020. 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 -23 551 £55,000 -4.35% 101
UK excluding London +10 347 £52,500 -4.55% 76
London -41 182 £65,823 -5.97% 29
South West -8 119 £47,500 -5.00% 28
South East +56 113 £60,000 - 25
Work from Home -44 92 £47,500 -20.83% 17
North of England +106 71 £57,250 -4.58% 7
North West +84 37 £57,500 -4.17% 1
Yorkshire +117 32 £47,500 -13.64% 5
Midlands +32 25 £55,000 -12.00% 10
West Midlands +31 19 £55,000 -15.38% 8
East of England +92 13 £41,500 -7.78% 2
East Midlands +56 6 £70,000 +16.67% 2
Scotland +80 4 £41,250 -28.26% 2
Wales +34 2 £60,000 +20.00% 1
North East +24 2 £53,500 -25.20% 1

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, IT jobs citing Programme Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 372 (65.72%) Finance
2 310 (54.77%) SAP
3 309 (54.59%) Telecoms
4 306 (54.06%) Public Sector
5 304 (53.71%) Manufacturing
6 303 (53.53%) Business Intelligence
7 301 (53.18%) Marketing
8 291 (51.41%) Digital Marketing
9 290 (51.24%) Electronics
10 159 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
11 115 (20.32%) Project Management
12 111 (19.61%) Degree
13 91 (16.08%) Microsoft
14 75 (13.25%) Scrum
15 71 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
16 68 (12.01%) ITIL
17 63 (11.13%) JavaScript
18 59 (10.42%) DevOps
19 57 (10.07%) PRINCE2
19 57 (10.07%) Change Management
20 56 (9.89%) Security Cleared
20 56 (9.89%) Project Delivery
21 55 (9.72%) Cybersecurity
22 54 (9.54%) Linux
23 52 (9.19%) Office 365
23 52 (9.19%) Azure
24 51 (9.01%) Problem-Solving
25 50 (8.83%) Git (software)
26 48 (8.48%) CSS
26 48 (8.48%) Active Directory

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 38 (6.71%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.30%) Confluence
4 10 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.24%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.06%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.88%) Apache
7 5 (0.88%) Mule
7 5 (0.88%) Mule ESB
7 5 (0.88%) Red Hat Fuse
8 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.53%) CMS
9 3 (0.53%) JBoss
10 2 (0.35%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.35%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.35%) WordPress
11 1 (0.18%) Apache TomEE
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.18%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.18%) Pachyderm
Applications
1 35 (6.18%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (3.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (2.65%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.06%) Zeplin
6 4 (0.71%) Windchill
7 3 (0.53%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.35%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.35%) Simulink
8 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (1.77%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 6 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.88%) Maximo
3 5 (0.88%) TRIRIGA
4 4 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (0.71%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.35%) Magento
6 1 (0.18%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 52 (9.19%) Azure
1 52 (9.19%) Office 365
2 39 (6.89%) AWS
3 34 (6.01%) SaaS
4 23 (4.06%) Power Platform
5 15 (2.65%) OneDrive
6 9 (1.59%) GCP
7 7 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (1.24%) Yammer
8 5 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.71%) PaaS
10 3 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.53%) GitHub
10 3 (0.53%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.53%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.53%) npm
10 3 (0.53%) PowerApps
11 2 (0.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 2 (0.35%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.24%) Internet
2 35 (6.18%) Firewall
3 10 (1.77%) LAN
4 9 (1.59%) Skype
4 9 (1.59%) VPN
5 8 (1.41%) 5G
5 8 (1.41%) WAN
5 8 (1.41%) Wireless
6 7 (1.24%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (1.06%) Network Security
7 6 (1.06%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.88%) 4G
9 4 (0.71%) BGP
9 4 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (0.71%) OSPF
9 4 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.71%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.89%) Big Data
2 20 (3.53%) Power BI
3 18 (3.18%) MySQL
4 14 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (2.12%) SQL Server
5 12 (2.12%) Tableau
6 10 (1.77%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.59%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.06%) OLAP
11 5 (0.88%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.71%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.53%) QlikView
13 3 (0.53%) Redis
13 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (8.83%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.53%) JIRA
3 9 (1.59%) NUnit
3 9 (1.59%) Postman
4 8 (1.41%) Fiddler
4 8 (1.41%) SoapUI
4 8 (1.41%) SpecFlow
4 8 (1.41%) Subversion
5 7 (1.24%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.24%) Maven
6 6 (1.06%) Grunt
6 6 (1.06%) gulp
6 6 (1.06%) JUnit
7 5 (0.88%) IntelliJ
7 5 (0.88%) Visual Studio Code
8 4 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.53%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.53%) git-flow
10 2 (0.35%) ER Studio
10 2 (0.35%) WebDriver
General
1 372 (65.72%) Finance
2 309 (54.59%) Telecoms
3 306 (54.06%) Public Sector
4 304 (53.71%) Manufacturing
5 301 (53.18%) Marketing
6 290 (51.24%) Electronics
7 24 (4.24%) Local Government
8 16 (2.83%) Banking
9 13 (2.30%) Retail
10 11 (1.94%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.77%) Legal
12 5 (0.88%) Law
13 4 (0.71%) Social Housing
14 3 (0.53%) Back Office
14 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.53%) Games
14 3 (0.53%) Military
14 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.53%) Police
15 2 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 83 (14.66%) Developer
2 50 (8.83%) Project Manager
3 40 (7.07%) Consultant
4 39 (6.89%) Architect
5 34 (6.01%) Analyst
6 33 (5.83%) IT Manager
7 32 (5.65%) Programme Manager
8 28 (4.95%) Security Engineer
9 26 (4.59%) Delivery Manager
10 21 (3.71%) Infrastructure Manager
11 19 (3.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 19 (3.36%) Senior Developer
12 18 (3.18%) Java Developer
12 18 (3.18%) Senior Manager
13 17 (3.00%) Administrator
13 17 (3.00%) Operations Engineer
13 17 (3.00%) Systems Administrator
14 15 (2.65%) Lead Developer
15 14 (2.47%) Junior
15 14 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.48%) CSS
2 44 (7.77%) HTML
3 33 (5.83%) AngularJS
4 27 (4.77%) REST
5 25 (4.42%) .NET
6 18 (3.18%) .NET Core
6 18 (3.18%) React
6 18 (3.18%) RESTful
7 17 (3.00%) ASP.NET
8 16 (2.83%) JSON
9 15 (2.65%) Node.js
9 15 (2.65%) SOAP
9 15 (2.65%) Vue.js
10 13 (2.30%) Angular 2
11 11 (1.94%) HTML5
11 11 (1.94%) Visualforce
12 10 (1.77%) XML
13 9 (1.59%) LINQ
13 9 (1.59%) Web Services
14 8 (1.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
1 44 (7.77%) Management Information System
2 33 (5.83%) User Experience
3 21 (3.71%) Blog
3 21 (3.71%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (3.00%) Internet of Things
5 13 (2.30%) Video\Live Streaming
6 12 (2.12%) Data Centre
6 12 (2.12%) Media Streaming
7 11 (1.94%) Cloud Native
8 10 (1.77%) NHS
9 9 (1.59%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.59%) Wiki
10 6 (1.06%) e-Learning
10 6 (1.06%) PMI
11 4 (0.71%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.71%) IPTV
11 4 (0.71%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (0.71%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 54 (9.54%) Linux
2 26 (4.59%) Windows
3 18 (3.18%) Unix
4 15 (2.65%) CentOS
5 10 (1.77%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.71%) Android
7 4 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.53%) Debian
8 3 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.53%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (53.53%) Business Intelligence
2 291 (51.41%) Digital Marketing
3 159 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (20.32%) Project Management
5 75 (13.25%) Scrum
6 71 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 68 (12.01%) ITIL
8 59 (10.42%) DevOps
9 57 (10.07%) Change Management
9 57 (10.07%) PRINCE2
10 56 (9.89%) Project Delivery
11 55 (9.72%) Cybersecurity
12 51 (9.01%) Problem-Solving
13 44 (7.77%) Service Delivery
14 41 (7.24%) Business Analysis
14 41 (7.24%) Risk Management
15 40 (7.07%) Business Case
16 39 (6.89%) Coaching
17 37 (6.54%) Software Engineering
18 36 (6.36%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 63 (11.13%) JavaScript
2 40 (7.07%) Python
3 35 (6.18%) Java
4 34 (6.01%) SQL
5 32 (5.65%) C#
6 29 (5.12%) Bash Shell
7 23 (4.06%) C
8 16 (2.83%) Apex Code
9 15 (2.65%) C++
10 11 (1.94%) PHP
11 9 (1.59%) TypeScript
12 7 (1.24%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.71%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.53%) Go
15 2 (0.35%) BeanShell
15 2 (0.35%) R
16 1 (0.18%) Java 8
16 1 (0.18%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 111 (19.61%) Degree
2 56 (9.89%) Security Cleared
3 31 (5.48%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.06%) SANS
5 19 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (1.77%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.24%) MCSA
9 6 (1.06%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.06%) HNC
10 4 (0.71%) APMP
10 4 (0.71%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.71%) PMP
11 3 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.53%) ISEB
11 3 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.35%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.71%) QA
2 35 (6.18%) PMO
3 15 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.12%) GDPR
4 12 (2.12%) SLA
5 6 (1.06%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.71%) NIST
8 3 (0.53%) COBIT
8 3 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.53%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.53%) SEPA
9 2 (0.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.35%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.35%) NIST 800
9 2 (0.35%) P3O
10 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.18%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 48 (8.48%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.06%) Docker
3 6 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.35%) NFS
4 2 (0.35%) Samba
4 2 (0.35%) Squid
4 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (4.06%) QRadar
2 19 (3.36%) Kubernetes
3 13 (2.30%) Puppet
4 11 (1.94%) Ansible
5 10 (1.77%) Terraform
6 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.35%) Nagios
8 2 (0.35%) SCCM
9 1 (0.18%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.18%) Kubeflow
9 1 (0.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 310 (54.77%) SAP
2 91 (16.08%) Microsoft
3 30 (5.30%) Cisco
4 28 (4.95%) CyberArk
4 28 (4.95%) IBM
5 27 (4.77%) CheckPoint
5 27 (4.77%) Palo Alto
5 27 (4.77%) Splunk
6 26 (4.59%) Thycotic
7 23 (4.06%) ArcSight
7 23 (4.06%) BeyondTrust
7 23 (4.06%) Bomgar
7 23 (4.06%) LogRhythm
7 23 (4.06%) NetWitness
7 23 (4.06%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (2.83%) Red Hat
8 16 (2.83%) VMware
9 15 (2.65%) Oracle
10 10 (1.77%) BiZZdesign
10 10 (1.77%) Google