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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Lead
Rank 622 572 622
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 12 34 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.076% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.082% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 27
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,513 £39,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £112,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 1 £36,025 -51.96% 1
Bromley -11 1 £45,000 -
Project Leader
England

Project Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Finance
3 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 10 (29.41%) Perl
4 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
4 10 (29.41%) Java
4 10 (29.41%) UNIX
4 10 (29.41%) Degree
4 10 (29.41%) Reference Data
5 9 (26.47%) Retail
5 9 (26.47%) Oracle
5 9 (26.47%) Project Management
6 8 (23.53%) Reuters
6 8 (23.53%) Bloomberg
6 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 8 (23.53%) Control-M
6 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
6 8 (23.53%) Toad
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (23.53%) Informatica
6 8 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (23.53%) Subversion
6 8 (23.53%) Equities
6 8 (23.53%) Change Management
6 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 8 (23.53%) Data Mart
6 8 (23.53%) Release Management
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
6 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (23.53%) Data Mart
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Toad
1 8 (23.53%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Reference Data
2 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 8 (23.53%) Equities
3 1 (2.94%) Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) UNIX
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Project Management
3 8 (23.53%) Change Management
3 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 8 (23.53%) Release Management
3 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
3 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.88%) Logistics
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.94%) ETL
6 1 (2.94%) OO
6 1 (2.94%) ERP
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) Perl
2 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) Informatica
2 8 (23.53%) Reuters
2 8 (23.53%) Bloomberg
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) Hitachi
5 2 (5.88%) JD Edwards
5 2 (5.88%) hybris