The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Project Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Lead
Rank 814 861 880
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 104 114 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 91 89 65
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £35,415
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Project Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Leader
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Leader within the UK.

Project Leader Salary Trend in the UK

Project Leader
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Leader over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 within the UK.

Project Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Leader
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +26 100 £57,500 +15.00% 5
London +58 50 £63,750 +9.91% 4
West Midlands +3 17 £40,000 -19.19%
North West +6 9 £62,000 +24.00%
South East +4 8 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £51,375 -
City of London +50 5 £78,750 +16.66%
East of England +37 5 £75,000 -
Staffordshire -1 5 £65,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £65,000 -
Cheshire +37 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Hertfordshire +25 4 £75,000 +36.36%
Manchester -4 4 - -
North Yorkshire - 4 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £55,000 -
Warrington - 3 £62,000 -
Rickmansworth - 3 £75,000 -
Crawley - 3 £55,000 -
South West +7 2 £60,000 +90.47%
Berkshire -5 2 £57,500 -17.85% 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £46,375 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £65,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
Banbury - 2 £65,000 -
Harrogate - 2 - -
Bristol +18 1 £80,000 +14.28%
Dorset +14 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Nottinghamshire +10 1 - -
Scotland +10 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Nottingham +8 1 - -

Project Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Project Leader 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 Project Leader in the job title.

1 101 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (39.84%) Project Management
3 90 (35.86%) PRINCE2
4 81 (32.27%) Finance
5 62 (24.70%) Scrum
6 36 (14.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (14.34%) Telecoms
7 32 (12.75%) PMI Certification
7 32 (12.75%) SQL
8 30 (11.95%) SQL Server
8 30 (11.95%) SDLC
9 28 (11.16%) PMI
10 27 (10.76%) Banking
10 27 (10.76%) Degree
11 26 (10.36%) Retail
11 26 (10.36%) C#
12 25 (9.96%) .NET
12 25 (9.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 24 (9.56%) PRINCE
13 24 (9.56%) Project Planning
14 23 (9.16%) Microsoft
15 22 (8.76%) JavaScript
15 22 (8.76%) Waterfall
16 21 (8.37%) FMCG
17 19 (7.57%) Line Management
17 19 (7.57%) Web Services
17 19 (7.57%) ITIL
17 19 (7.57%) TDD
18 18 (7.17%) Programme Management
18 18 (7.17%) ASP.NET

Project Leader 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 15 (5.98%) CMS
2 10 (3.98%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.79%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.20%) SAS
5 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.80%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.40%) nginx
6 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.19%) MS Project
2 7 (2.79%) MS Office
3 4 (1.59%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.80%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.59%) Endur
2 4 (1.59%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.59%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.59%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.20%) Infor M3
3 3 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.80%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.80%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.40%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.40%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.79%) Office 365
3 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.80%) Yammer
4 1 (0.40%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.98%) LAN
1 10 (3.98%) WAN
2 9 (3.59%) Unified Communications
3 8 (3.19%) Structured Cabling
4 6 (2.39%) DNS
5 4 (1.59%) Firewall
5 4 (1.59%) Internet
5 4 (1.59%) SMTP
6 3 (1.20%) MPLS
7 2 (0.80%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.80%) DHCP
7 2 (0.80%) HTTP
7 2 (0.80%) Softphone
7 2 (0.80%) VoIP
7 2 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.40%) 4G
8 1 (0.40%) HSRP
8 1 (0.40%) NAS
8 1 (0.40%) PSTN
8 1 (0.40%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.39%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.99%) Big Data
7 5 (1.99%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.59%) SAP BW
9 3 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.20%) MySQL
9 3 (1.20%) QlikView
9 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.80%) OLAP
10 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.80%) PowerCenter
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.98%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.80%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.80%) CocoaPods
2 2 (0.80%) GitLab
2 2 (0.80%) JIRA
3 1 (0.40%) Selenium
3 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 81 (32.27%) Finance
2 36 (14.34%) Telecoms
3 27 (10.76%) Banking
4 26 (10.36%) Retail
5 17 (6.77%) Advertising
6 15 (5.98%) Manufacturing
7 11 (4.38%) Legal
8 9 (3.59%) Law
8 9 (3.59%) Marketing
9 6 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.59%) Electronics
10 4 (1.59%) Publishing
11 3 (1.20%) Billing
11 3 (1.20%) Front Office
11 3 (1.20%) Local Government
12 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.40%) Automotive
13 1 (0.40%) Back Office
13 1 (0.40%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.96%) .NET
2 19 (7.57%) Web Services
3 18 (7.17%) ASP.NET
4 16 (6.37%) .NET Framework
5 15 (5.98%) REST
6 14 (5.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (5.58%) Entity Framework
6 14 (5.58%) SOAP
7 10 (3.98%) ServiceStack
8 7 (2.79%) HTML
9 6 (2.39%) CSS
10 3 (1.20%) RESTful
10 3 (1.20%) WPF
11 2 (0.80%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.80%) CSS3
11 2 (0.80%) HTML5
11 2 (0.80%) JSON
11 2 (0.80%) Node.js
11 2 (0.80%) XML
11 2 (0.80%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.16%) PMI
2 21 (8.37%) FMCG
3 11 (4.38%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.38%) User Experience
4 9 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.39%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.99%) LIMS
6 5 (1.99%) Statistics
7 4 (1.59%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.20%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (1.20%) Contactless
8 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.20%) EPoS
9 2 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.80%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.80%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.80%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.40%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.98%) Windows
2 11 (4.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.99%) Linux
3 5 (1.99%) Unix
4 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) Android
6 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (39.84%) Project Management
3 90 (35.86%) PRINCE2
4 62 (24.70%) Scrum
5 36 (14.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (11.95%) SDLC
7 24 (9.56%) PRINCE
7 24 (9.56%) Project Planning
8 22 (8.76%) Waterfall
9 19 (7.57%) ITIL
9 19 (7.57%) Line Management
9 19 (7.57%) TDD
10 18 (7.17%) Mentoring
10 18 (7.17%) Programme Management
10 18 (7.17%) Unit Testing
11 16 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (6.37%) MVC
12 14 (5.58%) Business Analysis
12 14 (5.58%) Service Management
13 12 (4.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.75%) SQL
2 26 (10.36%) C#
3 22 (8.76%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.79%) Java
5 5 (1.99%) R
6 4 (1.59%) C
6 4 (1.59%) PHP
7 3 (1.20%) Python
8 2 (0.80%) Apple Swift
8 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.40%) Ruby
9 1 (0.40%) Scala
9 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (12.75%) PMI Certification
2 27 (10.76%) Degree
3 25 (9.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.99%) PMP
5 4 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.80%) APMP
7 2 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.80%) CISM
7 2 (0.80%) CISSP
7 2 (0.80%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.80%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (0.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (2.79%) QA
2 5 (1.99%) GLP
2 5 (1.99%) GMP
3 3 (1.20%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.40%) GxP
System Software
1 6 (2.39%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) MOM
1 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (9.16%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.37%) SAP
3 13 (5.18%) Cisco
4 12 (4.78%) VMware
5 8 (3.19%) Oracle
6 5 (1.99%) Informatica
7 4 (1.59%) Apple
7 4 (1.59%) IBM
8 3 (1.20%) Citrix
8 3 (1.20%) Infor
9 2 (0.80%) Cognos
9 2 (0.80%) Google
9 2 (0.80%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.40%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.40%) NetApp
10 1 (0.40%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.40%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.40%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.40%) Sybase
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