Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Programme Manager was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Programme Manager
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1100 1121 1152
Rank change year-on-year +21 +31 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programme Manager 89 98 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.052% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.054% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 75 78 117
UK median annual salary £85,000 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% -1.41%
10th Percentile £48,950 £52,500 £52,280
90th Percentile £113,500 £112,500 £98,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £71,250 £68,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.78% +4.62% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Senior Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Programme Manager in the UK

Senior Programme Manager
Top 13 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 6 months to 20 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 +40 87 £85,000 +9.68% 4
London +2 45 £90,000 +5.88% 2
UK excluding London +21 44 £71,250 +4.78% 2
South East +39 13 £80,000 +17.65%
Midlands +14 12 £72,500 +31.82% 1
North of England +8 12 £65,000 -23.53% 1
East Midlands +29 6 £56,250 +7.14%
West Midlands +7 6 £115,000 +91.67% 1
Yorkshire +7 5 £65,000 -3.70% 1
East of England -4 5 £46,500 -41.88%
North East +1 4 - -
North West -12 3 £83,750 -16.25%
Scotland -18 2 £60,000 +4.35%

Senior Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 39 (43.82%) Finance
1 39 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (39.33%) Project Management
3 32 (35.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (35.96%) Programme Management
4 19 (21.35%) PRINCE2
4 19 (21.35%) Line Management
5 15 (16.85%) Waterfall
6 14 (15.73%) Degree
6 14 (15.73%) ERP
7 12 (13.48%) PMO
8 10 (11.24%) Programme Delivery
8 10 (11.24%) Manufacturing
9 9 (10.11%) SAP
9 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
9 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (8.99%) Change Management
10 8 (8.99%) Retail
11 7 (7.87%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (6.74%) Coaching
12 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.74%) PMP
12 6 (6.74%) PMI Certification
12 6 (6.74%) Banking
13 5 (5.62%) MBA
13 5 (5.62%) ITIL
13 5 (5.62%) C
13 5 (5.62%) Oracle
13 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
13 5 (5.62%) Legal

Senior 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 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.37%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (3.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.25%) BPCS
3 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.12%) Finacle
4 1 (1.12%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (1.12%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.12%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.12%) Summit
4 1 (1.12%) Temenos T24
4 1 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (1.12%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Internet
1 1 (1.12%) LAN
1 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
1 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (43.82%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.99%) Retail
4 6 (6.74%) Banking
5 5 (5.62%) Legal
6 4 (4.49%) Advertising
6 4 (4.49%) Marketing
6 4 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (3.37%) Aerospace
7 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.37%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.25%) General Ledger
9 1 (1.12%) Billing
9 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) FMCG
2 4 (4.49%) Life Science
2 4 (4.49%) PMI
2 4 (4.49%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.37%) Smart Meter
3 3 (3.37%) User Experience
4 2 (2.25%) Fintech
5 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.12%) Derivative
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.12%) EPoS
5 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.12%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.12%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Android
1 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (39.33%) Project Management
3 32 (35.96%) Programme Management
3 32 (35.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (21.35%) Line Management
4 19 (21.35%) PRINCE2
5 15 (16.85%) Waterfall
6 14 (15.73%) ERP
7 10 (11.24%) Programme Delivery
8 8 (8.99%) Change Management
9 6 (6.74%) Coaching
9 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.62%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (5.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 5 (5.62%) IT Strategy
10 5 (5.62%) ITIL
11 4 (4.49%) CRM
11 4 (4.49%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (4.49%) Supplier Management
11 4 (4.49%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (15.73%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) PMI Certification
2 6 (6.74%) PMP
3 5 (5.62%) MBA
3 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.12%) APMP
6 1 (1.12%) ISEB
6 1 (1.12%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) PMO
2 4 (4.49%) GMP
3 1 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
1 9 (10.11%) SAP
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Epicor
3 3 (3.37%) Infor
3 3 (3.37%) Sage
4 2 (2.25%) IFS
5 1 (1.12%) Avaloq
5 1 (1.12%) Calypso
5 1 (1.12%) CODA
5 1 (1.12%) FIS
5 1 (1.12%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.12%) Misys
5 1 (1.12%) Murex
5 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.12%) SunGard
5 1 (1.12%) Temenos