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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Lead
Rank 178 157 148
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 4 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.035% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.036% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +16.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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
3598 2747 2693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.85% 95.95% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 2229 2241
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) E-Learning
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) SAS
5 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) Subversion

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) System Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft