Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Programme Manager
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 256 245
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 71 87 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.76% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.79% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 63 75 48
West Midlands median annual salary £75,000 £62,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.96% -5.90%
10th Percentile £45,500 £50,000 £51,175
90th Percentile £125,000 £81,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +6.90% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9770 10995 10536
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.19% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8018 8715 8780
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in the West Midlands

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Programme Manager in the West Midlands

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Programme Manager in the West Midlands

Programme Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
Birmingham +5 26 £62,771 -13.42% 1
Coventry +17 13 £115,000 +91.67% 1
Warwickshire +3 10 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Staffordshire - 9 £57,000 -
Solihull - 9 £120,000 -
Walsall - 1 £60,000 -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) Finance
2 21 (29.58%) Project Management
3 19 (26.76%) ERP
3 19 (26.76%) Programme Management
4 18 (25.35%) Manufacturing
4 18 (25.35%) PRINCE2
5 17 (23.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (22.54%) Coaching
7 15 (21.13%) Degree
7 15 (21.13%) SAP
8 14 (19.72%) Retail
9 13 (18.31%) Master's Degree
10 12 (16.90%) Change Management
11 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
12 10 (14.08%) SAP ERP
13 9 (12.68%) FMCG
13 9 (12.68%) Matrix Management
13 9 (12.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (12.68%) People Management
13 9 (12.68%) Legal
13 9 (12.68%) SAP VC
14 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
14 8 (11.27%) DevOps
15 6 (8.45%) Business Transformation
15 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Office
15 6 (8.45%) Risk Management
15 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
15 6 (8.45%) Programme Delivery
16 5 (7.04%) Logistics

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (14.08%) SAP ERP
2 9 (12.68%) SAP VC
3 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.41%) eCATT
2 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (29.58%) Finance
2 18 (25.35%) Manufacturing
3 14 (19.72%) Retail
4 9 (12.68%) Legal
5 2 (2.82%) Advertising
6 1 (1.41%) Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.41%) HTML
3 1 (1.41%) HTML5
3 1 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) FMCG
2 4 (5.63%) PMI
3 3 (4.23%) BYOD
4 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) Project Management
3 19 (26.76%) ERP
3 19 (26.76%) Programme Management
4 18 (25.35%) PRINCE2
5 17 (23.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (22.54%) Coaching
7 12 (16.90%) Change Management
8 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
9 9 (12.68%) Matrix Management
9 9 (12.68%) People Management
10 8 (11.27%) DevOps
11 6 (8.45%) Business Transformation
11 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
11 6 (8.45%) Programme Delivery
11 6 (8.45%) Risk Management
12 5 (7.04%) Lean Six Sigma
12 5 (7.04%) Line Management
12 5 (7.04%) Logistics
12 5 (7.04%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) C#
2 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Degree
2 13 (18.31%) Master's Degree
3 9 (12.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (7.04%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
6 3 (4.23%) APMP
7 2 (2.82%) ACCA
7 2 (2.82%) CISA
7 2 (2.82%) MBA
7 2 (2.82%) PMP
8 1 (1.41%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) P3O
2 3 (4.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.82%) PMO
4 1 (1.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) SAP
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) HP