The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Project Manager 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
Lead Project Manager
Rank 855 874 876
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 40 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.028% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.030% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 23
Average salary £62,500 £82,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% +54.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £105,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Project Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Project Manager within the UK.

Lead Project Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Project Manager over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 within the UK.

Lead Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Project Manager within the UK 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
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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
England -7 35 £62,500 -24.24% 3
London +10 21 £73,750 -24.35% 1
City of London +14 10 £95,000 -2.56%
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Scotland - 5 - -
West Yorkshire +4 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -4 4 - - 1
Halifax - 4 - -
South West -6 3 £47,500 -5.00%
East Midlands - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 - -
Dorset -24 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Bournemouth -24 2 £47,500 -5.00%
East of England - 2 £68,750 -
Canary Wharf +4 1 £82,500 -15.38%
South East +3 1 £52,500 +23.52% 1
West Midlands - 1 £75,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
Abingdon - 1 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £75,000 -

Lead Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead Project Manager 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 Lead Project Manager in their job title.

1 45 (68.18%) Project Management
2 29 (43.94%) Finance
3 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (34.85%) PRINCE2
5 21 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (24.24%) Retail
6 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (22.73%) Banking
8 13 (19.70%) Risk Management
9 12 (18.18%) Supplier Management
9 12 (18.18%) Change Control
10 11 (16.67%) Resource Management
10 11 (16.67%) UML
11 9 (13.64%) Matrix Management
11 9 (13.64%) Line Management
12 8 (12.12%) Cyber Security
12 8 (12.12%) Apache Flex
12 8 (12.12%) General Ledger
12 8 (12.12%) HTML
13 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
14 6 (9.09%) CSS
14 6 (9.09%) Programme Management
14 6 (9.09%) CMS
15 5 (7.58%) PMI Certification
15 5 (7.58%) Web Development
15 5 (7.58%) Degree
15 5 (7.58%) Big Data
15 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
16 4 (6.06%) Mobile Banking
16 4 (6.06%) User Experience

Lead Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead Project Manager 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 Lead Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Project
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
1 2 (3.03%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) MPLS
1 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) Big Data
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 29 (43.94%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Retail
3 15 (22.73%) Banking
4 8 (12.12%) General Ledger
5 4 (6.06%) Publishing
6 3 (4.55%) Marketing
7 2 (3.03%) Advertising
8 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) HTML
1 8 (12.12%) Apache Flex
2 6 (9.09%) CSS
3 4 (6.06%) XML
4 2 (3.03%) J2ME
4 2 (3.03%) WCF
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
4 2 (3.03%) .NET
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.03%) HTML5
5 1 (1.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) E-Learning
2 4 (6.06%) New Media
2 4 (6.06%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (6.06%) User Experience
3 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.03%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.03%) PMI
4 2 (3.03%) Social Media
5 1 (1.52%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.52%) NHS
5 1 (1.52%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Android
1 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) Project Management
2 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.85%) PRINCE2
4 21 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (19.70%) Risk Management
6 12 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 12 (18.18%) Change Control
7 11 (16.67%) Resource Management
7 11 (16.67%) UML
8 9 (13.64%) Matrix Management
8 9 (13.64%) Line Management
9 8 (12.12%) Cyber Security
10 6 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 5 (7.58%) Web Development
11 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
12 4 (6.06%) ITIL
12 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (6.06%) Business Transformation
12 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (6.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) PMI Certification
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.55%) PMP
4 2 (3.03%) APMP
5 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle
1 2 (3.03%) Google
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