The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Lead Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Project Manager
Rank 857 901 896
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 66 60 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.056% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.058% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 44 54 55
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £98,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +12.82%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Lead Project Manager in the job title.

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 26 May 2016 within the UK.

Lead Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 64 £60,000 -7.69% 7
London +37 41 £60,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +18 8 £57,500 -8.00% 1
South East +19 6 £60,000 +20.00% 3
South West +9 6 £60,000 +26.31%
Bristol - 5 - -
City of London +69 4 £62,500 -21.87%
Nottingham +9 4 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +1 4 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Chesterfield - 4 £57,500 -
Derbyshire - 4 £57,500 -
West Midlands -12 3 £48,750 -1.26%
Berkshire +15 2 £50,000 -16.66%
Scotland +4 2 £63,250 -
Edinburgh +3 2 £63,250 -
Oxfordshire -1 2 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Shropshire - 2 £30,000 -
Telford - 2 £30,000 -
Banbury - 1 £65,000 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £46,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £67,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £60,000 -
Crawley - 1 £60,000 -
Croydon - 1 £59,000 -
Reading - 1 £37,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £67,500 -
Swindon - 1 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £46,500 - 1

Lead Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Lead Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Lead Project Manager in the job title.

1 72 (55.38%) Project Management
2 56 (43.08%) Finance
3 55 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (26.92%) PRINCE2
5 26 (20.00%) Banking
5 26 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (17.69%) Retail
7 20 (15.38%) Legal
7 20 (15.38%) Line Management
8 17 (13.08%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (12.31%) SAP
9 16 (12.31%) Risk Management
10 15 (11.54%) Degree
11 14 (10.77%) SDLC
11 14 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (10.00%) ITIL
13 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
13 12 (9.23%) Change Control
13 12 (9.23%) Performance Management
14 11 (8.46%) Release Management
14 11 (8.46%) Mentoring
14 11 (8.46%) Change Management
14 11 (8.46%) Telecoms
14 11 (8.46%) BBC
14 11 (8.46%) Business Continuity
14 11 (8.46%) Programme Management
14 11 (8.46%) SQL
14 11 (8.46%) PRINCE
15 10 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (7.69%) C#

Lead Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.54%) Node.js
1 2 (1.54%) SAS
1 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) SAP HR
2 4 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.31%) Infor M3
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.77%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.77%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) SaaS
2 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.54%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
1 5 (3.85%) Unified Communications
2 3 (2.31%) LAN
2 3 (2.31%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.31%) WAN
3 1 (0.77%) 3G
3 1 (0.77%) 4G
3 1 (0.77%) HTTP
3 1 (0.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.08%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.08%) Big Data
3 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) JIRA
1 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.77%) NUnit
2 1 (0.77%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (43.08%) Finance
2 26 (20.00%) Banking
3 23 (17.69%) Retail
4 20 (15.38%) Legal
5 11 (8.46%) Telecoms
6 10 (7.69%) Law
7 8 (6.15%) Manufacturing
8 6 (4.62%) Marketing
9 5 (3.85%) Publishing
10 4 (3.08%) Electronics
11 2 (1.54%) Advertising
11 2 (1.54%) Back Office
11 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
11 2 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.92%) .NET
2 5 (3.85%) CSS
2 5 (3.85%) HTML
3 4 (3.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.31%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.31%) HTML5
5 2 (1.54%) CSS3
6 1 (0.77%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.77%) LINQ
6 1 (0.77%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.77%) REST
6 1 (0.77%) SOAP
6 1 (0.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.77%) WCF
6 1 (0.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.46%) BBC
3 7 (5.38%) FMCG
4 6 (4.62%) PMI
5 5 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.08%) EPoS
7 3 (2.31%) Chip and PIN
7 3 (2.31%) Contactless
8 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.54%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.77%) Physics
9 1 (0.77%) User Experience
9 1 (0.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.85%) Windows
2 3 (2.31%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.54%) Linux
3 2 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (55.38%) Project Management
2 55 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (26.92%) PRINCE2
4 26 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (15.38%) Line Management
6 16 (12.31%) Risk Management
7 14 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (10.77%) SDLC
8 13 (10.00%) ITIL
9 12 (9.23%) Change Control
9 12 (9.23%) Performance Management
10 11 (8.46%) Business Continuity
10 11 (8.46%) Change Management
10 11 (8.46%) Mentoring
10 11 (8.46%) PRINCE
10 11 (8.46%) Programme Management
10 11 (8.46%) Release Management
11 10 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.69%) Project Governance
11 10 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.46%) SQL
2 10 (7.69%) C#
3 7 (5.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.85%) Java
4 5 (3.85%) PHP
5 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.54%) Python
5 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (11.54%) Degree
2 8 (6.15%) PMI Certification
3 7 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.54%) PMP
6 1 (0.77%) APMP
6 1 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.77%) ISEB
6 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) PMBOK
1 3 (2.31%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (12.31%) SAP
2 9 (6.92%) Oracle
3 4 (3.08%) Cisco
3 4 (3.08%) VMware
4 3 (2.31%) Infor
4 3 (2.31%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.54%) Ceridian
5 2 (1.54%) Pega
6 1 (0.77%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.77%) HP
6 1 (0.77%) hybris
6 1 (0.77%) Juniper
6 1 (0.77%) NGA Human Resources
6 1 (0.77%) Northgate
6 1 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
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