The median annual salary for a Senior Programme Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Programme Manager
UK
Rank 830 884 898
Rank change year-on-year +54 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programme Manager 27 64 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.062% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.065% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 21 57 46
Median salary £67,500 £72,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.89% -9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £71,250 £80,000
% change year-on-year -35.08% -10.93%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
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%  

Senior Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Programme Manager in the UK

Senior Programme Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Programme Manager in the UK

Senior Programme Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Programme Manager over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Programme Manager in the UK

Senior Programme Manager
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programme Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +63 27 £67,500 -8.47% 1
London +53 13 £75,000 -6.25% 1
East Midlands - 6 £37,500 -
Derby - 5 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 5 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +22 3 £55,000 -25.42%
South East +55 2 £65,000 -23.52%
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £75,750 -
Sheffield - 2 - -
Berkshire +33 1 £65,000 -23.52%
East of England +19 1 - -
Chippenham +12 1 £72,500 -9.37%
South West +2 1 £72,500 +11.53%
Wiltshire +1 1 £72,500 +11.53%
North East - 1 £90,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
Durham - 1 £90,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £65,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Darlington - 1 £90,000 -
Selby - 1 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Senior Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Programme Manager in the job title.

1 42 (59.15%) Project Management
2 31 (43.66%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (42.25%) PRINCE2
4 29 (40.85%) Finance
5 26 (36.62%) Programme Management
6 23 (32.39%) E-Commerce
7 20 (28.17%) Retail
8 16 (22.54%) Marketing
9 13 (18.31%) PMI Certification
9 13 (18.31%) Portfolio Management
10 12 (16.90%) PMP
10 12 (16.90%) Banking
11 11 (15.49%) Line Management
12 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
12 10 (14.08%) Change Management
12 10 (14.08%) PMI
13 9 (12.68%) Data Centre
13 9 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (12.68%) hybris
13 9 (12.68%) Demandware
14 8 (11.27%) Waterfall
14 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
14 8 (11.27%) Migration
15 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
15 7 (9.86%) EPoS
15 7 (9.86%) Coaching
15 7 (9.86%) Matrix Organization
16 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 6 (8.45%) Scrum

Senior Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.23%) MS Project
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Finacle
1 1 (1.41%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.41%) Summit
1 1 (1.41%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (4.23%) Internet
3 2 (2.82%) LAN
3 2 (2.82%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) CA Flowdock
General
1 29 (40.85%) Finance
2 20 (28.17%) Retail
3 16 (22.54%) Marketing
4 12 (16.90%) Banking
5 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.41%) Back Office
7 1 (1.41%) Electronics
7 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.41%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Legal
7 1 (1.41%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) PMI
2 9 (12.68%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.86%) EPoS
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Fintech
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.41%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (59.15%) Project Management
2 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (42.25%) PRINCE2
4 26 (36.62%) Programme Management
5 23 (32.39%) E-Commerce
6 13 (18.31%) Portfolio Management
7 11 (15.49%) Line Management
8 10 (14.08%) Change Management
9 9 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.27%) Migration
10 8 (11.27%) Waterfall
11 7 (9.86%) Coaching
11 7 (9.86%) Matrix Organization
11 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
12 6 (8.45%) Business Analysis
12 6 (8.45%) Scrum
13 5 (7.04%) Business Development
13 5 (7.04%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) PMI Certification
2 12 (16.90%) PMP
3 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.23%) Degree
5 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) ISEB
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.41%) EMIR
3 1 (1.41%) MiFID
3 1 (1.41%) P3O
3 1 (1.41%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Demandware
1 9 (12.68%) hybris
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.41%) BT
4 1 (1.41%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.41%) FIS
4 1 (1.41%) Misys
4 1 (1.41%) Murex
4 1 (1.41%) SunGard
4 1 (1.41%) Temenos