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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Project Manager
Rank 864 890 876
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 66 65 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.062% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.064% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 49 49 52
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £95,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £48,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +17.46%

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016 within the UK.

Lead Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Top 30 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 13 February 2016. 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 +17 57 £60,000 +9.09% 10
South East +19 19 £60,000 +17.07% 7
London +7 19 £65,000 -10.34% 1
Berkshire - 11 £60,000 - 2
Scotland +2 9 £45,000 -18.18%
Edinburgh +13 8 £45,000 -18.18%
South West +2 8 £52,000 +9.47%
Bristol - 6 - -
North West +35 3 £35,000 -46.15%
West Midlands -24 3 £52,000 +48.57%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £46,500 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £62,500 - 1
High Wycombe - 3 £46,500 - 1
Crewe - 3 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £35,000 -
City of London +55 2 £55,000 -31.25%
Watford +11 2 £67,500 +12.50%
Yorkshire +10 2 - -
West Yorkshire +7 2 - -
East of England +3 2 £67,500 +54.41% 2
Hertfordshire +1 2 £67,500 +12.50%
Wales - 2 £52,000 -
New Quay - 2 £52,000 -
Ceredigion - 2 £52,000 -
Cornwall - 2 £52,000 -
Mid Wales - 2 £52,000 -
Leeds - 2 - -
Newquay - 2 £52,000 -
Portsmouth - 2 £63,750 -
Nottinghamshire +8 1 £55,000 -

Lead Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 67 (41.88%) Project Management
2 65 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (36.25%) Finance
4 43 (26.88%) Retail
5 39 (24.38%) Banking
6 28 (17.50%) PRINCE2
7 27 (16.88%) .NET
7 27 (16.88%) Telecoms
8 26 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (15.00%) Change Management
10 21 (13.13%) C#
11 20 (12.50%) Quality Management
12 17 (10.63%) Scrum
13 14 (8.75%) VB.NET
13 14 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (8.75%) PMI Certification
13 14 (8.75%) Degree
14 13 (8.13%) E-Commerce
14 13 (8.13%) Functional Programming
15 12 (7.50%) Mentoring
16 10 (6.25%) Project Planning
16 10 (6.25%) SQL
16 10 (6.25%) Line Management
16 10 (6.25%) Change Control
17 9 (5.63%) Project Governance
17 9 (5.63%) Data Centre
17 9 (5.63%) Oracle
17 9 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
18 8 (5.00%) ASP.NET
18 8 (5.00%) Legal

Lead Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) CMS
2 1 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (2.50%) MS Office
2 2 (1.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.25%) Infor M3
1 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.63%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) IaaS
1 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) LAN
1 4 (2.50%) WAN
2 3 (1.88%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.88%) Wireless
3 2 (1.25%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.63%) 3G
4 1 (0.63%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.63%) 4G
4 1 (0.63%) HTTP
4 1 (0.63%) Internet
4 1 (0.63%) LTE
4 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.63%) VoIP
4 1 (0.63%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (1.88%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (1.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.25%) Big Data
3 2 (1.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.63%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (36.25%) Finance
2 43 (26.88%) Retail
3 39 (24.38%) Banking
4 27 (16.88%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.00%) Legal
6 7 (4.38%) Law
7 3 (1.88%) Advertising
8 2 (1.25%) Electronics
8 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.25%) Marketing
9 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.63%) German Language
9 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.88%) .NET
2 8 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.25%) CSS
4 2 (1.25%) HTML
5 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.63%) HTML5
5 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.63%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.38%) PMI
3 4 (2.50%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.88%) EPoS
4 3 (1.88%) FMCG
5 2 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.25%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.25%) Contactless
5 2 (1.25%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.63%) Home Automation
6 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.63%) Physics
6 1 (0.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.50%) Solaris
1 4 (2.50%) Windows
2 3 (1.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.63%) Android
3 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (41.88%) Project Management
2 65 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.50%) PRINCE2
4 26 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (15.00%) Change Management
6 20 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 17 (10.63%) Scrum
8 13 (8.13%) E-Commerce
8 13 (8.13%) Functional Programming
9 12 (7.50%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.25%) Change Control
10 10 (6.25%) Line Management
10 10 (6.25%) Project Planning
11 9 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.63%) Project Governance
12 7 (4.38%) Workflow
13 6 (3.75%) Business Analysis
13 6 (3.75%) Programme Management
13 6 (3.75%) Resource Management
14 5 (3.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.13%) C#
2 14 (8.75%) VB.NET
3 10 (6.25%) SQL
4 5 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.88%) PHP
6 2 (1.25%) Java
7 1 (0.63%) Python
7 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (8.75%) Degree
1 14 (8.75%) PMI Certification
2 7 (4.38%) PMP
3 3 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.63%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) QA
2 2 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.25%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (5.63%) Oracle
2 7 (4.38%) Pega
3 5 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.13%) SAP
4 4 (2.50%) Cisco
4 4 (2.50%) VMware
5 2 (1.25%) Infor
5 2 (1.25%) Tableau
6 1 (0.63%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.63%) HP
6 1 (0.63%) Juniper
6 1 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
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