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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Project Manager
Rank 880 849 885
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 22 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.025% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.027% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 15
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +16.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £43,850 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,400 £120,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-10.90% -8.33%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Lead Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Top 11 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 19 September 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 -26 20 £66,250 +6.00% 2
London -24 12 £80,000 -20.00% 1
North West - 6 £49,000 - 1
Merseyside - 5 £49,000 - 1
City of London +5 4 £82,500 +87.50% 1
South West - 2 £47,500 -
Bristol - 2 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £55,000 -
Scotland - 2 £55,000 -
Docklands, London -2 1 £77,500 -35.41%
Cheshire - 1 - -

Lead Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (60.34%) Project Management
2 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (41.38%) Finance
4 16 (27.59%) E-Commerce
5 13 (22.41%) PRINCE2
5 13 (22.41%) Business Analysis
6 12 (20.69%) Social Media
6 12 (20.69%) ISO 9001
6 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (18.97%) Change Control
7 11 (18.97%) Resource Management
8 9 (15.52%) Risk Management
9 8 (13.79%) Portfolio Management
9 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (12.07%) Change Management
10 7 (12.07%) PMI Certification
11 6 (10.34%) PMI
11 6 (10.34%) ERP
11 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
12 5 (8.62%) Programme Management
12 5 (8.62%) Service Management
12 5 (8.62%) C
13 4 (6.90%) .NET
13 4 (6.90%) CMMI
13 4 (6.90%) Banking
13 4 (6.90%) Retail
13 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
13 4 (6.90%) Information Security
13 4 (6.90%) Scrum
13 4 (6.90%) Kanban

Lead Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 24 (41.38%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
2 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.17%) International Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Billing
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.72%) Spring
4 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Social Media
2 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.34%) PMI
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.72%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.72%) Equities
5 1 (1.72%) Informatics
5 1 (1.72%) FMCG
5 1 (1.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) UNIX
1 1 (1.72%) Android
1 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) Project Management
2 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.59%) E-Commerce
4 13 (22.41%) PRINCE2
4 13 (22.41%) Business Analysis
5 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.97%) Resource Management
6 11 (18.97%) Change Control
7 9 (15.52%) Risk Management
8 8 (13.79%) Portfolio Management
9 7 (12.07%) Change Management
10 6 (10.34%) ERP
10 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
11 5 (8.62%) Service Management
11 5 (8.62%) Programme Management
12 4 (6.90%) Kanban
12 4 (6.90%) Supplier Management
12 4 (6.90%) CMMI
12 4 (6.90%) Information Security
12 4 (6.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) C
2 3 (5.17%) C#
3 2 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) Perl
4 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) APMP
2 2 (3.45%) PMP
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
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