The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Lead
Rank 231 - 258
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 10 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% - 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 5
Average salary £27,500 - £26,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 - £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 - £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.53% +17.50%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6382 6710 7076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.28% 95.12% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5137 5464 5950
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Project Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Project Leader
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Project Leader Salary Trend in the North West

Project Leader
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Leader across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Project Leader Salary Histogram in the North West

Project Leader
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Leader within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
(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
Lancashire - 4 £27,500 -
Merseyside - 3 £27,500 -
Manchester - 3 £43,250 -
Project Leader
England

Project Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) Workflow
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) IIS
3 8 (47.06%) SharePoint
3 8 (47.06%) Document Management
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 8 (47.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (41.18%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) Content Management
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Coaching
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) Management Information System

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
1 8 (47.06%) SharePoint
1 8 (47.06%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) DMZ
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
1 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Workflow
1 8 (47.06%) Document Management
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Content Management
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Nortel
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds