The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Lead
Rank 159 171 153
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 20 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.59% 0.030% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.032% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £46,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +11.44%
Project Leader
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3312 3164 2828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.33% 95.97% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2698 2464 2419
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Leader in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Project Leader
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Leader across the Leeds region.

Project Leader Salary Trend in Leeds

Project Leader
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Leader across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Project Leader Salary Histogram in Leeds

Project Leader
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Project Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Leader in their job title.

1 23 (95.83%) Project Management
2 18 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 16 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Finance
5 2 (8.33%) BASE24
5 2 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Business Objects
5 2 (8.33%) VisionPLUS
5 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.17%) Banking
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.17%) MS Project
6 1 (4.17%) SOAP
6 1 (4.17%) SAS
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Project Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) BASE24
1 2 (8.33%) VisionPLUS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Project Management
2 18 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 16 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) System Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft