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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Project Manager
Rank 884 904 873
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 18 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.029% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.030% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 9
Average salary £65,000 £71,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £99,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -15.00%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Lead Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Top 20 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 3 July 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 +9 18 £65,000 -8.77% 5
London +10 9 £65,000 -29.72% 2
East of England - 4 £70,000 -
Yorkshire +4 3 £47,500 -17.39%
Brentwood - 3 - -
Essex - 3 - -
Leeds +6 2 £47,500 -17.39%
West Yorkshire +5 2 £47,500 -17.39%
City of London +33 1 - - 1
Harrow +8 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £62,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £50,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £45,000 -
Watford - 1 £70,000 -

Lead Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (51.72%) Project Management
1 30 (51.72%) Finance
2 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.10%) Retail
4 21 (36.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (34.48%) PRINCE2
6 14 (24.14%) Banking
7 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (18.97%) Scrum
8 11 (18.97%) UML
9 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
9 10 (17.24%) SDLC
10 9 (15.52%) Supplier Management
10 9 (15.52%) Matrix Management
10 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
10 9 (15.52%) PMI Certification
11 8 (13.79%) General Ledger
11 8 (13.79%) Apache Flex
11 8 (13.79%) Resource Management
11 8 (13.79%) Change Control
11 8 (13.79%) Cyber Security
11 8 (13.79%) Line Management
12 7 (12.07%) Logistics
13 6 (10.34%) Content Management
13 6 (10.34%) Advertising
13 6 (10.34%) PMI
13 6 (10.34%) Web Development
14 5 (8.62%) Degree
14 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
15 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement

Lead Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
1 1 (1.72%) MPLS
1 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Big Data
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 30 (51.72%) Finance
2 25 (43.10%) Retail
3 14 (24.14%) Banking
4 8 (13.79%) General Ledger
5 6 (10.34%) Advertising
6 3 (5.17%) Marketing
7 2 (3.45%) Law
8 1 (1.72%) Back Office
8 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) Apache Flex
2 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) XML
3 3 (5.17%) HTML
4 2 (3.45%) J2ME
4 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.45%) CSS
4 2 (3.45%) Web Services
4 2 (3.45%) WCF
5 1 (1.72%) jQuery
5 1 (1.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) PMI
3 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.17%) User Experience
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (3.45%) FMCG
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
5 1 (1.72%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Android
1 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) Project Management
2 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (36.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (34.48%) PRINCE2
5 11 (18.97%) UML
5 11 (18.97%) Scrum
6 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
6 10 (17.24%) SDLC
7 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
7 9 (15.52%) Supplier Management
7 9 (15.52%) Matrix Management
8 8 (13.79%) Resource Management
8 8 (13.79%) Change Control
8 8 (13.79%) Cyber Security
8 8 (13.79%) Line Management
9 7 (12.07%) Logistics
10 6 (10.34%) Content Management
10 6 (10.34%) Web Development
11 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) C#
2 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) PMI Certification
2 5 (8.62%) Degree
3 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.17%) PMP
4 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.72%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (1.72%) SAP
1 1 (1.72%) Cisco
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.72%) Citrix
1 1 (1.72%) JDA
1 1 (1.72%) NCR
1 1 (1.72%) VMware
1 1 (1.72%) Google
1 1 (1.72%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.72%) Meraki
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SSE
Salary: Up to circa £70k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus Exec package
Posted: 15 days ago