The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £80,000 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 Manager
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 495 468 407
Rank change year-on-year -27 -61  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 433 561 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.57% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.59% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 370 464 582
Median salary £80,000 £73,250 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.21% -2.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £51,250 £53,825
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.61%  

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 Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in the UK

Programme Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Programme Manager in the UK

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Programme Manager in the UK

Programme Manager
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager 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 -29 417 £80,000 +6.66% 51
London -14 237 £85,000 +6.25% 23
UK excluding London -35 186 £70,000 +2.94% 28
South East +30 69 £67,500 -3.57% 11
East of England 0 46 £70,000 -12.50% 1
North of England +2 42 £67,750 -3.21% 9
Midlands -18 20 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Scotland +15 6 £67,500 +22.72%
South West -43 3 £90,000 +28.57% 4
Wales -2 1 £48,818 -30.26%

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

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

1 280 (34.31%) Project Management
2 274 (33.58%) Finance
3 258 (31.62%) Programme Management
4 247 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
5 239 (29.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 219 (26.84%) PRINCE2
7 132 (16.18%) Retail
8 119 (14.58%) Programme Delivery
9 80 (9.80%) Degree
10 77 (9.44%) Change Management
11 76 (9.31%) Business Transformation
12 75 (9.19%) Line Management
13 73 (8.95%) Scrum
13 73 (8.95%) PMO
14 72 (8.82%) Banking
15 60 (7.35%) Migration
16 59 (7.23%) Coaching
17 56 (6.86%) CRM
18 54 (6.62%) E-Commerce
19 53 (6.50%) SAP
20 52 (6.37%) ERP
21 50 (6.13%) PMI Certification
22 49 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
23 48 (5.88%) ITIL
24 47 (5.76%) Risk Management
24 47 (5.76%) Waterfall
25 45 (5.51%) Marketing
25 45 (5.51%) Service Delivery
26 42 (5.15%) Portfolio Management
27 41 (5.02%) PMP

Programme Manager 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 22 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.23%) CMS
3 6 (0.74%) SAS
4 3 (0.37%) Apache
4 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.37%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.25%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.12%) Confluence
6 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (4.53%) Microsoft Project
2 21 (2.57%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.98%) Oracle Retail
3 6 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (0.74%) Workday HCM
4 5 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.49%) SAP MDG
6 3 (0.37%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.25%) Actimize
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle AML
7 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.12%) Bloomberg AIM
8 1 (0.12%) Maximo
8 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.12%) Relativity
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Bank Analyzer
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.59%) Office 365
2 12 (1.47%) SaaS
3 11 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.37%) Trello
7 2 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.25%) Force.com
8 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.12%) IaaS
8 1 (0.12%) PaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.57%) WAN
2 12 (1.47%) LAN
3 7 (0.86%) Internet
3 7 (0.86%) Intranet
3 7 (0.86%) Structured Cabling
4 6 (0.74%) IP Telephony
4 6 (0.74%) SAN
5 5 (0.61%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.37%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.25%) PPP
7 2 (0.25%) SMS
8 1 (0.12%) ATM
8 1 (0.12%) Broadband
8 1 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (1.35%) Big Data
3 5 (0.61%) Hadoop
4 4 (0.49%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.37%) SAP HANA
5 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.25%) KDB
6 2 (0.25%) OLAP
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.25%) QlikView
7 1 (0.12%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.12%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 10 (1.23%) JIRA
2 6 (0.74%) HP UFT
2 6 (0.74%) Selenium
3 5 (0.61%) CA Flowdock
3 5 (0.61%) SilkTest
4 4 (0.49%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.37%) Appium
5 3 (0.37%) Calabash
6 2 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.12%) eCATT
7 1 (0.12%) Hudson
7 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.12%) LoadRunner
General
1 274 (33.58%) Finance
2 132 (16.18%) Retail
3 72 (8.82%) Banking
4 45 (5.51%) Marketing
5 27 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.70%) Legal
7 17 (2.08%) Back Office
8 14 (1.72%) Electronics
8 14 (1.72%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.35%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.35%) Games
9 11 (1.35%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.23%) Automotive
11 8 (0.98%) Front Office
11 8 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.86%) Publishing
13 6 (0.74%) Local Government
14 5 (0.61%) Billing
15 4 (0.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.35%) .NET
2 7 (0.86%) Web Services
3 6 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (0.61%) EDI
5 4 (0.49%) HTML
6 2 (0.25%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.25%) Middleware
7 1 (0.12%) LAMP
7 1 (0.12%) Mason
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.12%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.29%) Data Centre
3 29 (3.55%) PMI
4 24 (2.94%) Virtual Team
5 14 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.59%) EPoS
7 12 (1.47%) Robotics
7 12 (1.47%) User Experience
8 11 (1.35%) FMCG
8 11 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.35%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.98%) Equities
9 8 (0.98%) Fintech
10 7 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (0.74%) Derivative
11 6 (0.74%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.61%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.61%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (0.74%) Unix
2 5 (0.61%) Windows
3 4 (0.49%) Android
4 3 (0.37%) Linux
4 3 (0.37%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (34.31%) Project Management
2 258 (31.62%) Programme Management
3 247 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
4 239 (29.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 219 (26.84%) PRINCE2
6 119 (14.58%) Programme Delivery
7 77 (9.44%) Change Management
8 76 (9.31%) Business Transformation
9 75 (9.19%) Line Management
10 73 (8.95%) Scrum
11 60 (7.35%) Migration
12 59 (7.23%) Coaching
13 56 (6.86%) CRM
14 54 (6.62%) E-Commerce
15 52 (6.37%) ERP
16 49 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
17 48 (5.88%) ITIL
18 47 (5.76%) Risk Management
18 47 (5.76%) Waterfall
19 45 (5.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (2.33%) C
2 11 (1.35%) Java
2 11 (1.35%) SQL
3 5 (0.61%) Python
4 4 (0.49%) C#
5 3 (0.37%) ActionScript
5 3 (0.37%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (0.37%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.37%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.25%) Perl
6 2 (0.25%) Scala
7 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.12%) C++
7 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 80 (9.80%) Degree
2 50 (6.13%) PMI Certification
3 41 (5.02%) PMP
4 30 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 22 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 19 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 13 (1.59%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.35%) APMP
9 10 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.23%) MBA
9 10 (1.23%) PgMP
10 3 (0.37%) CISSP
10 3 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.37%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.37%) ISEB
10 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.25%) CISMP
11 2 (0.25%) ISACA
12 1 (0.12%) ISSMP
12 1 (0.12%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.95%) PMO
2 38 (4.66%) QA
3 11 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.35%) MiFID
4 9 (1.10%) SLA
5 8 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
5 8 (0.98%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.49%) GDPR
6 4 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.49%) P3O
7 3 (0.37%) EMIR
7 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (0.49%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.49%) Docker
2 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.49%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.12%) EnCase
3 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (6.50%) SAP
2 39 (4.78%) Oracle
3 34 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 14 (1.72%) Workday
5 9 (1.10%) JDA
5 9 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (0.61%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (0.49%) Computacenter
7 4 (0.49%) Hyperion
7 4 (0.49%) SimCorp
8 3 (0.37%) ATG
8 3 (0.37%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.37%) CA
8 3 (0.37%) Cadence
8 3 (0.37%) FNZ
8 3 (0.37%) HP
8 3 (0.37%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 2 (0.25%) Google
9 2 (0.25%) Pardot
9 2 (0.25%) PayPal
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surbiton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
London Borough of Southwark
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
networx
Salary: From £76,500 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Science Museum Group
Posted: 7 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Highams
Salary: Bonus opportunity up to 20% plus pensions and exc. range of benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £50k plus benefits plus bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £75000 per annum + Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 9 days ago
Middlesex
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £47,300 to £56,996 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Surrey
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago