The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Lead
Rank 181 169 172
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 3 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.073% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 14
Average salary £55,750 £43,750 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.42% +14.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,350 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,150 £50,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.77%
Project Leader
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3904 3744 3621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.78% 94.66% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3213 3264 3174
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Project Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Project Leader
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Project Leader Salary Trend in Manchester

Project Leader
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Leader across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Project Leader Salary Histogram in Manchester

Project Leader
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Leader within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Salford - 1 £36,500 -
Project Leader
North West

Project Leader
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (40.00%) Drupal
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media Marketing

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (40.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft