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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Project Manager
Rank 874 850 874
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 25 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.022% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.023% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 14
Average salary £60,000 £56,250 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,250 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,400 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £70,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-34.98% +17.91%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Lead Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Top 16 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 29 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
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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 -35 23 £67,500 +20.00% 1
London +6 13 £82,500 +70.98% 1
City of London -3 5 £82,500 +87.50%
North West - 5 £48,000 -
South East -31 3 £42,500 -40.55%
Merseyside - 3 £49,000 -
Horsham - 3 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £42,500 -
Bristol - 2 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £55,000 - 1
South West - 2 £47,500 -
Scotland - 2 £55,000 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £95,000 -
Manchester - 1 £42,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £77,500 -

Lead Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 34 (55.74%) Project Management
2 29 (47.54%) Finance
3 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
3 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
3 15 (24.59%) Change Control
4 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.31%) Risk Management
5 13 (21.31%) Social Media
5 13 (21.31%) Business Analysis
5 13 (21.31%) Resource Management
6 12 (19.67%) ISO 9001
7 10 (16.39%) Change Management
8 7 (11.48%) PMI Certification
9 6 (9.84%) PMI
9 6 (9.84%) ERP
9 6 (9.84%) Service Management
9 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.84%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (8.20%) Programme Management
11 4 (6.56%) Information Security
11 4 (6.56%) CMMI
11 4 (6.56%) Financial Institution
11 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.56%) .NET
11 4 (6.56%) Oracle
11 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
11 4 (6.56%) Kanban
11 4 (6.56%) Supplier Management
11 4 (6.56%) Banking

Lead Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 29 (47.54%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
2 4 (6.56%) Retail
2 4 (6.56%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.92%) International Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Billing
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) .NET
1 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Social Media
2 6 (9.84%) PMI
3 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.64%) Equities
4 1 (1.64%) Informatics
4 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) UNIX
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Project Management
2 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
2 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
2 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (24.59%) Change Control
3 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (21.31%) Business Analysis
4 13 (21.31%) Resource Management
4 13 (21.31%) Risk Management
5 10 (16.39%) Change Management
6 6 (9.84%) ERP
6 6 (9.84%) Service Management
6 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
6 6 (9.84%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (8.20%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.56%) Kanban
8 4 (6.56%) Supplier Management
8 4 (6.56%) CMMI
8 4 (6.56%) Information Security
9 3 (4.92%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) C
1 3 (4.92%) C#
1 3 (4.92%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.64%) Perl
2 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) APMP
2 2 (3.28%) PMP
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.64%) vCloud
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (1.64%) SAP
2 1 (1.64%) Citrix
2 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.64%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago