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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Project Manager
Rank 846 857 841
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 32 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.035% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.037% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 34
Average salary £55,000 £82,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +65.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,425 £45,900 £39,650
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £105,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,962 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-28.95% +18.42%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Lead Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Top 26 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 30 January 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 31 £55,000 -40.54% 5
London -9 17 £75,000 -23.07% 1
City of London +7 7 £95,000 -2.56% 1
East Midlands - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £32,425 -
Cambridge - 4 £32,425 -
East of England - 4 £32,425 -
West Yorkshire -3 3 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -8 3 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Nottingham - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Leeds - 2 £70,000 -
Scotland +2 1 - - 1
South East -30 1 £52,500 +26.50%
South West - 1 £47,500 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £72,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
Abingdon - 1 £52,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £72,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Halifax - 1 - - 1
Hull - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -

Lead Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 48 (80.00%) Project Management
2 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (36.67%) Finance
4 21 (35.00%) PRINCE2
5 13 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (18.33%) Supplier Management
8 10 (16.67%) Resource Management
8 10 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
9 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (13.33%) Change Control
9 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 8 (13.33%) HTML
10 7 (11.67%) C
10 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
10 7 (11.67%) Banking
11 6 (10.00%) Matrix Management
11 6 (10.00%) Line Management
11 6 (10.00%) CMS
11 6 (10.00%) CSS
12 5 (8.33%) PMI Certification
12 5 (8.33%) Big Data
12 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
12 5 (8.33%) Retail
13 4 (6.67%) Web Development
13 4 (6.67%) APMP
13 4 (6.67%) New Media
13 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
13 4 (6.67%) ITIL
13 4 (6.67%) Publishing

Lead Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Project
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
1 2 (3.33%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Wireless
1 1 (1.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
4 4 (6.67%) Publishing
5 2 (3.33%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.33%) International Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Back Office
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) HTML
2 6 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (5.00%) .NET
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Flex
4 2 (3.33%) HTML5
4 2 (3.33%) J2ME
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.67%) J2EE
5 1 (1.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) New Media
2 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.67%) E-Learning
3 3 (5.00%) PMI
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (5.00%) User Experience
4 2 (3.33%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.67%) NHS
5 1 (1.67%) Open Source
5 1 (1.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Android
1 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (80.00%) Project Management
2 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 13 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.33%) Supplier Management
6 10 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 10 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
7 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (13.33%) Change Control
7 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.00%) Matrix Management
8 6 (10.00%) Line Management
9 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.67%) Web Development
10 4 (6.67%) ITIL
10 4 (6.67%) Scrum
10 4 (6.67%) Programme Management
10 4 (6.67%) Service Management
11 3 (5.00%) UML
11 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) C
1 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.67%) Java
4 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 4 (6.67%) APMP
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) PMP
4 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) Google
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) SAP
2 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
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