The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Leader role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Lead
Rank 836 786 844
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 81 97 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.087% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.092% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 66 73 66
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Leader in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -58 79 £47,000 +4.44% 8
Yorkshire -15 29 £49,000 +19.51% 2
West Yorkshire -15 19 £52,000 +26.82% 2
London -72 14 £45,000 -2.70% 1
East of England -12 13 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Leeds -14 12 £49,000 +19.51% 1
Hertfordshire +9 9 £28,000 -46.66% 1
East Midlands -15 9 £46,000 +35.29% 1
Halifax - 7 £55,000 - 1
South West -6 5 £50,000 +33.33% 1
South East -18 5 £50,000 +14.28%
Leicestershire - 5 £46,000 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 -
Leicester - 5 £46,000 -
Doncaster - 5 £30,000 -
Letchworth - 3 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £50,000 - 1
Somerset - 3 £45,000 -
Essex - 3 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £50,000 -
Dorset -4 2 £50,000 +33.33%
North West -6 2 £36,000 +38.46%
Berkshire -8 2 £57,500 +4.54%
Glasgow -14 2 £48,000 +2.12%
Scotland -17 2 £48,000 +10.34% 1
Bath - 2 £45,000 -
Bromley - 2 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £48,000 -
Manchester +2 1 £36,000 -4.00%

Project Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Leader 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 Project Leader in their job title.

1 58 (45.31%) Project Management
2 33 (25.78%) Finance
3 27 (21.09%) Oracle
4 26 (20.31%) SQL
5 20 (15.63%) Java
5 20 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (14.84%) Oracle Database
7 17 (13.28%) SAP
8 15 (11.72%) PRINCE2
9 14 (10.94%) ITIL
9 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
9 14 (10.94%) Retail
9 14 (10.94%) QA
9 14 (10.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (10.16%) Computer Science
10 13 (10.16%) Degree
10 13 (10.16%) .NET
11 12 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (8.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 11 (8.59%) Test Strategy
12 11 (8.59%) SOA
13 10 (7.81%) CRM
13 10 (7.81%) E-Commerce
13 10 (7.81%) HP
13 10 (7.81%) ISEB
13 10 (7.81%) QuickTest Pro
13 10 (7.81%) Regression Testing
13 10 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (7.81%) Unit Testing
13 10 (7.81%) Integration Testing

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Leader 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 Project Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
4 1 (0.78%) Drupal
4 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.78%) WordPress
4 1 (0.78%) Lync
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
3 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.78%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.78%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) SAN
1 3 (2.34%) WAN
2 2 (1.56%) 4G
2 2 (1.56%) HSPA
2 2 (1.56%) LTE
2 2 (1.56%) LAN
2 2 (1.56%) UMTS
2 2 (1.56%) VoIP
2 2 (1.56%) Wireless
2 2 (1.56%) DSL
2 2 (1.56%) 3G
3 1 (0.78%) Intranet
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) Extranet
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) NFC
3 1 (0.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.84%) Oracle Database
2 14 (10.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.13%) Data Mart
5 4 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.34%) QlikView
6 3 (2.34%) Spotfire
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (5.47%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.91%) NUnit
4 4 (3.13%) Subversion
4 4 (3.13%) Toad
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 33 (25.78%) Finance
2 14 (10.94%) Retail
3 8 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.91%) Banking
5 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.34%) Marketing
7 2 (1.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.56%) German Language
7 2 (1.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.78%) Electronics
8 1 (0.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.16%) .NET
2 9 (7.03%) XML
3 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.13%) HTML
5 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.56%) WPF
5 2 (1.56%) jQuery
5 2 (1.56%) WinForms
6 1 (0.78%) CSS
6 1 (0.78%) RSS
6 1 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.78%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.78%) CSS3
6 1 (0.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.69%) Equities
3 5 (3.91%) Social Media
4 4 (3.13%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.13%) Smartphone
4 4 (3.13%) EPoS
5 3 (2.34%) AS400
6 2 (1.56%) Handset
7 1 (0.78%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.78%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.78%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.78%) FMCG
7 1 (0.78%) Open Source
7 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.47%) UNIX
2 5 (3.91%) Windows
3 2 (1.56%) AIX
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (45.31%) Project Management
2 20 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (11.72%) PRINCE2
4 14 (10.94%) ITIL
5 12 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (8.59%) Test Strategy
6 11 (8.59%) SOA
7 10 (7.81%) CRM
7 10 (7.81%) E-Commerce
7 10 (7.81%) Regression Testing
7 10 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (7.81%) Unit Testing
7 10 (7.81%) Integration Testing
7 10 (7.81%) Test Management
8 9 (7.03%) Business Analysis
9 8 (6.25%) Scrum
10 7 (5.47%) Change Management
10 7 (5.47%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.69%) ERP
11 6 (4.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.31%) SQL
2 20 (15.63%) Java
3 9 (7.03%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.69%) C#
5 4 (3.13%) Perl
6 3 (2.34%) PHP
6 3 (2.34%) RPG
6 3 (2.34%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.34%) RPG IV
7 2 (1.56%) ABAP
8 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.78%) VB
8 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.78%) Ruby
8 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 13 (10.16%) Degree
2 10 (7.81%) ISEB
2 10 (7.81%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.56%) MCSE
4 2 (1.56%) CCNA
4 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MCP
5 1 (0.78%) PMP
5 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MCSA
5 1 (0.78%) MCITP
5 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.13%) Control-M
3 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.78%) SCCM
3 1 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (21.09%) Oracle
2 17 (13.28%) SAP
3 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.81%) HP
5 7 (5.47%) Informatica
5 7 (5.47%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.91%) Business Objects
7 4 (3.13%) VMware
7 4 (3.13%) Reuters
7 4 (3.13%) Bloomberg
8 3 (2.34%) NetApp
8 3 (2.34%) Siebel
8 3 (2.34%) Cisco
8 3 (2.34%) Tableau
9 1 (0.78%) Anite
9 1 (0.78%) Juniper
9 1 (0.78%) Google
9 1 (0.78%) Northgate
9 1 (0.78%) Civica
9 1 (0.78%) Comino
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: £46k - £52k per annum dependent on experience + £4821 car allowance +
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Excellent Company bene
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 7 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Direct Line Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary depending on experience, plus excellent
Posted: 10 days ago