The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Lead
Rank 614 642 579
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 13 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.035% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.038% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 18
Average salary £57,500 £41,250 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.39% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,250 £46,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £71,825 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Project Leader
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41333 45058 41496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.49% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35059 37848 34733
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Project Leader Jobs Demand Trend in London

Project Leader
Salary Trend in London

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

Project Leader Salary Trend in London

Project Leader
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Leader across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Project Leader Salary Histogram in London

Project Leader
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Leader within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +37 1 £67,500 +12.97% 1
Project Leader
England

Project Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) JIRA
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) Finance
4 6 (21.43%) C#
4 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Matrix Management
5 5 (17.86%) .NET
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) MS Office
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) Banking
7 3 (10.71%) Billing
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
7 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
7 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
7 3 (10.71%) UNIX
7 3 (10.71%) MS Project
7 3 (10.71%) MVC
7 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
7 3 (10.71%) Bugzilla
8 2 (7.14%) LAMP

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Billing
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.14%) LAMP
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) Matrix Management
3 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (10.71%) MVC
5 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.57%) SDLC
7 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) Process Management
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
2 1 (3.57%) Juniper
2 1 (3.57%) VMware