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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Lead
Rank 809 828 877
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 145 137 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 132 108 84
Median salary £57,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.55% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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% -

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 4 May 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 4 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 +29 142 £57,500 +15.00% 8
London +28 68 £57,500 -8.00% 4
South East +16 34 £57,500 +31.42% 2
West Midlands -7 21 £40,000 +14.28%
West Sussex +9 13 £60,000 -7.69%
Crawley +8 12 £60,000 -7.69%
Berkshire +20 9 £57,500 +40.24%
East of England +22 8 £75,000 +15.38%
Hertfordshire +18 7 £75,000 +15.38%
Yorkshire +1 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Rickmansworth - 6 £75,000 -
City of London +40 5 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Hampshire +4 5 £31,000 -36.08%
Gosport - 5 £31,000 -
Leeds +6 4 £50,250 +0.50%
Shropshire -5 4 £30,000 -7.69%
West Yorkshire -7 4 £50,250 +43.57%
Birmingham -14 4 £38,500 +10.00%
Oxfordshire 0 3 £52,500 +13.51% 1
South West -11 3 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Walsall - 3 £40,000 -
Somerset - 3 £45,000 - 1
Bath - 3 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +24 2 £46,500 +3.33% 1
East Midlands +19 2 £26,000 -35.00% 1
North East +10 2 £57,250 +45.85%
Staffordshire +8 2 £40,000 -
Telford -9 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Surrey -16 2 £77,500 +27.04%
North Yorkshire - 2 £30,503 -

Project Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 120 (44.94%) Project Management
2 89 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (32.96%) Finance
4 81 (30.34%) PRINCE2
5 47 (17.60%) Scrum
6 42 (15.73%) SQL
7 36 (13.48%) Telecoms
8 35 (13.11%) SQL Server
9 33 (12.36%) .NET
10 31 (11.61%) C#
11 30 (11.24%) Microsoft
11 30 (11.24%) Degree
12 29 (10.86%) Project Planning
13 28 (10.49%) PMI Certification
14 26 (9.74%) JavaScript
15 25 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (8.99%) Web Services
16 24 (8.99%) PMI
16 24 (8.99%) Line Management
17 23 (8.61%) Unit Testing
17 23 (8.61%) Windows
17 23 (8.61%) ASP.NET
18 22 (8.24%) Manufacturing
18 22 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
18 22 (8.24%) SDLC
19 21 (7.87%) Retail
19 21 (7.87%) CRM
19 21 (7.87%) PRINCE
20 20 (7.49%) Marketing
21 19 (7.12%) .NET Framework

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 18 (6.74%) CMS
2 16 (5.99%) Umbraco
3 14 (5.24%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.75%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.12%) Confluence
5 3 (1.12%) SAS
5 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.75%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.37%) nginx
7 1 (0.37%) Node.js
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (5.99%) MS Project
2 6 (2.25%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.75%) MS Office
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.37%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.37%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.00%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.50%) Endur
5 3 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.12%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.37%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.75%) Office 365
3 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.12%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.24%) LAN
1 14 (5.24%) WAN
2 9 (3.37%) DNS
2 9 (3.37%) Structured Cabling
2 9 (3.37%) Unified Communications
3 7 (2.62%) Internet
3 7 (2.62%) SMTP
3 7 (2.62%) VoIP
4 4 (1.50%) 4G
4 4 (1.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.12%) 3G
5 3 (1.12%) MPLS
6 2 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.75%) DHCP
6 2 (0.75%) Extranet
6 2 (0.75%) Firewall
6 2 (0.75%) HTTP
6 2 (0.75%) Intranet
6 2 (0.75%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (5.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (3.75%) Big Data
5 7 (2.62%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.87%) MySQL
7 4 (1.50%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.37%) DB2
10 1 (0.37%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.37%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (5.99%) TeamCity
2 5 (1.87%) Selenium
2 5 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.50%) JIRA
4 2 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.37%) Bugzilla
General
1 88 (32.96%) Finance
2 36 (13.48%) Telecoms
3 22 (8.24%) Manufacturing
4 21 (7.87%) Retail
5 20 (7.49%) Marketing
6 18 (6.74%) Advertising
7 16 (5.99%) Banking
8 10 (3.75%) Law
8 10 (3.75%) Legal
9 6 (2.25%) Electronics
9 6 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.12%) Publishing
11 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.75%) Local Government
12 1 (0.37%) Back Office
12 1 (0.37%) Billing
12 1 (0.37%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.36%) .NET
2 24 (8.99%) Web Services
3 23 (8.61%) ASP.NET
4 19 (7.12%) .NET Framework
5 18 (6.74%) REST
6 17 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (6.37%) Entity Framework
6 17 (6.37%) SOAP
7 16 (5.99%) ServiceStack
8 8 (3.00%) HTML
9 6 (2.25%) WPF
10 5 (1.87%) CSS
11 4 (1.50%) WinForms
12 3 (1.12%) jQuery
12 3 (1.12%) XML
12 3 (1.12%) XSLT
13 2 (0.75%) XMPP
14 1 (0.37%) Ajax
14 1 (0.37%) Java EE
14 1 (0.37%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.99%) PMI
2 16 (5.99%) User Experience
3 15 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.12%) FMCG
5 9 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.62%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.25%) EPoS
7 6 (2.25%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.87%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.87%) LIMS
9 4 (1.50%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.50%) Statistics
10 3 (1.12%) Chip and PIN
10 3 (1.12%) Contactless
10 3 (1.12%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.12%) Fintech
11 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.61%) Windows
2 14 (5.24%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.25%) Unix
4 5 (1.87%) Android
4 5 (1.87%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.87%) Linux
5 4 (1.50%) Windows Phone
5 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.37%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (44.94%) Project Management
2 89 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (30.34%) PRINCE2
4 47 (17.60%) Scrum
5 29 (10.86%) Project Planning
6 25 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (8.99%) Line Management
8 23 (8.61%) Unit Testing
9 22 (8.24%) SDLC
10 21 (7.87%) CRM
10 21 (7.87%) PRINCE
11 19 (7.12%) MVC
11 19 (7.12%) TDD
12 18 (6.74%) Mentoring
13 16 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (5.99%) Service Management
13 16 (5.99%) Waterfall
14 15 (5.62%) Change Control
15 14 (5.24%) Analytics
15 14 (5.24%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 42 (15.73%) SQL
2 31 (11.61%) C#
3 26 (9.74%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.00%) Java
5 7 (2.62%) Python
6 6 (2.25%) PHP
7 5 (1.87%) Ruby
8 4 (1.50%) Apex Code
8 4 (1.50%) R
9 3 (1.12%) C
9 3 (1.12%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.12%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.75%) Perl
10 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (11.24%) Degree
2 28 (10.49%) PMI Certification
3 18 (6.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.62%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.87%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.50%) PMP
8 2 (0.75%) CISM
8 2 (0.75%) CISSP
8 2 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (0.75%) PhD
8 2 (0.75%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (0.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.12%) QA
2 5 (1.87%) GLP
2 5 (1.87%) GMP
2 5 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.12%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.37%) JTAG
5 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) XenApp
3 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) MOM
1 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.37%) Puppet
1 1 (0.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.12%) Cisco
3 18 (6.74%) VMware
4 15 (5.62%) SAP
5 14 (5.24%) Oracle
6 8 (3.00%) Hyperion
7 7 (2.62%) IBM
8 5 (1.87%) Google
8 5 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.50%) Citrix
10 3 (1.12%) Adobe
10 3 (1.12%) HP
10 3 (1.12%) Infor
10 3 (1.12%) Juniper
11 2 (0.75%) Apple
11 2 (0.75%) NetApp
11 2 (0.75%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.37%) Cadence
12 1 (0.37%) OpenLink
12 1 (0.37%) SolarWinds
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