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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Project Manager
Rank 852 883 875
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 21 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.030% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.032% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 9
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +49.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £100,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+47.05% -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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Lead Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Top 21 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 29 May 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 +31 20 £65,000 -18.75% 6
London +43 11 £65,000 -33.33% 4
Hertfordshire - 3 £65,000 -
East of England - 3 £65,000 -
Leeds +22 2 £47,500 -17.39%
West Yorkshire +15 2 £47,500 -17.39%
Yorkshire +15 2 £47,500 -17.39%
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 - 1
City of London +38 1 - - 3
Edinburgh +14 1 - -
Scotland +14 1 - -
Dorset +6 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Harrow +5 1 - -
Bournemouth -1 1 £47,500 -5.00%
South West -11 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £62,500 -
Tamworth - 1 £45,000 -
Watford - 1 £70,000 -

Lead Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 35 (57.38%) Project Management
2 33 (54.10%) Finance
3 25 (40.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (37.70%) Retail
4 23 (37.70%) PRINCE2
5 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (24.59%) Banking
7 12 (19.67%) Risk Management
8 11 (18.03%) Scrum
8 11 (18.03%) UML
8 11 (18.03%) Supplier Management
8 11 (18.03%) Resource Management
8 11 (18.03%) Matrix Management
8 11 (18.03%) Change Control
9 9 (14.75%) PMI Certification
10 8 (13.11%) General Ledger
10 8 (13.11%) Apache Flex
10 8 (13.11%) Cyber Security
11 7 (11.48%) SDLC
11 7 (11.48%) Logistics
11 7 (11.48%) Advertising
11 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
12 6 (9.84%) PMI
12 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
12 6 (9.84%) Content Management
12 6 (9.84%) Web Development
12 6 (9.84%) Degree
13 5 (8.20%) Big Data
13 5 (8.20%) Line Management

Lead Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (4.92%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Basecamp
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Wireless
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) Big Data
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 33 (54.10%) Finance
2 23 (37.70%) Retail
3 15 (24.59%) Banking
4 8 (13.11%) General Ledger
5 7 (11.48%) Advertising
6 3 (4.92%) Marketing
7 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) Apache Flex
2 4 (6.56%) XML
2 4 (6.56%) HTML
2 4 (6.56%) .NET
3 2 (3.28%) J2ME
3 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.28%) CSS
3 2 (3.28%) Web Services
3 2 (3.28%) WCF
3 2 (3.28%) HTML5
4 1 (1.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.84%) PMI
3 4 (6.56%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (6.56%) User Experience
3 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.28%) Social Media
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Social Network
5 1 (1.64%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Project Management
2 25 (40.98%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.70%) PRINCE2
4 12 (19.67%) Risk Management
5 11 (18.03%) Scrum
5 11 (18.03%) UML
5 11 (18.03%) Supplier Management
5 11 (18.03%) Resource Management
5 11 (18.03%) Matrix Management
5 11 (18.03%) Change Control
6 8 (13.11%) Cyber Security
7 7 (11.48%) SDLC
7 7 (11.48%) Logistics
7 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
8 6 (9.84%) Content Management
8 6 (9.84%) Web Development
9 5 (8.20%) Line Management
9 5 (8.20%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
1 3 (4.92%) C#
2 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) PMI Certification
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
3 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.92%) PMP
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.64%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle
1 2 (3.28%) Google
2 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.64%) Meraki
2 1 (1.64%) VMware
2 1 (1.64%) SAP
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.64%) Citrix
2 1 (1.64%) JDA
2 1 (1.64%) NCR
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