The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
Project Lead
Rank 851 869 811
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 51 69 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.058% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.062% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 52
Average salary £49,750 £45,000 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.55% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £33,750 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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%

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 3 July 2015 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 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 +2 47 £48,500 +7.77% 6
London +11 12 £58,750 +28.41% 3
North West -1 11 £50,000 +22.69%
Manchester +3 7 £50,000 +38.88%
South East +14 5 £45,000 +26.07%
South West -1 5 £31,500 -12.50%
West Midlands -8 5 £51,000 - 1
Coventry - 4 £52,500 -
Scotland +5 3 £55,000 +24.29% 1
Leeds 0 3 £35,000 -25.53%
West Yorkshire -6 3 £35,000 -32.69% 1
Yorkshire -11 3 £35,000 -22.22% 1
North East -17 3 £43,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear -18 3 £43,500 - 1
Gateshead - 3 £43,500 - 1
East Midlands +5 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Lancashire -9 2 £32,750 -
Bristol -19 2 £70,000 +100.00%
Newbury - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £55,000 -
Yeovil - 2 £31,500 -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £31,500 -
City of London +35 1 £67,500 +12.97% 2
Dorset +8 1 £30,000 -18.91%
East of England +6 1 - -
Glasgow +6 1 £47,000 +6.21%
Cambridgeshire +4 1 - -
Weymouth -2 1 £30,000 -18.91%
Cheshire -4 1 £50,000 +11.11%

Project Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 61 (44.20%) Project Management
2 34 (24.64%) Finance
3 33 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (16.67%) .NET
5 21 (15.22%) SQL
5 21 (15.22%) PRINCE2
5 21 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (14.49%) Java
7 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
8 18 (13.04%) ASP.NET
8 18 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 18 (13.04%) Degree
9 15 (10.87%) SAP
9 15 (10.87%) Business Analysis
10 14 (10.14%) Windows
11 13 (9.42%) JavaScript
11 13 (9.42%) SAP FI
11 13 (9.42%) SAP CO
11 13 (9.42%) SAP FI/CO
12 12 (8.70%) SharePoint
12 12 (8.70%) CSS
12 12 (8.70%) MS Project
13 11 (7.97%) C#
13 11 (7.97%) E-Commerce
13 11 (7.97%) Manufacturing
14 10 (7.25%) Risk Management
14 10 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (6.52%) Windows 7
15 9 (6.52%) SharePoint 2010

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 12 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.52%) IIS
2 9 (6.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.45%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (8.70%) MS Project
2 7 (5.07%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.62%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.90%) MS Office
5 2 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.72%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.72%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 13 (9.42%) SAP FI
1 13 (9.42%) SAP FI/CO
1 13 (9.42%) SAP CO
2 7 (5.07%) SAP FSCM
3 5 (3.62%) SAP SD
3 5 (3.62%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.45%) Magento
5 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.72%) DELMIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.72%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.17%) Big Data
4 3 (2.17%) DataStage
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.45%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.45%) DB2
5 2 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.72%) Informix
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (5.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.72%) JUnit
2 1 (0.72%) Bugzilla
General
1 34 (24.64%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.07%) Banking
4 6 (4.35%) Electronics
4 6 (4.35%) Marketing
5 5 (3.62%) Local Government
5 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.62%) Back Office
6 4 (2.90%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.17%) Law
7 3 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.17%) Retail
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.67%) .NET
2 18 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 12 (8.70%) CSS
4 7 (5.07%) SAP CO-PA
5 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (2.90%) HTML
6 3 (2.17%) jQuery
6 3 (2.17%) EDI
7 1 (0.72%) JMS
7 1 (0.72%) LAMP
7 1 (0.72%) Spring
7 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.72%) Web Services
7 1 (0.72%) J2SE
7 1 (0.72%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.72%) Sass
7 1 (0.72%) LESS
7 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.62%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (2.17%) Taxonomies
3 3 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.45%) PMI
4 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.72%) Statistics
5 1 (0.72%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.14%) Windows
2 10 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (6.52%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.62%) UNIX
5 4 (2.90%) Linux
6 3 (2.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (44.20%) Project Management
2 33 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (15.22%) PRINCE2
4 15 (10.87%) Business Analysis
5 11 (7.97%) E-Commerce
6 10 (7.25%) Risk Management
7 9 (6.52%) Workflow
7 9 (6.52%) Document Management
8 8 (5.80%) MVC
9 7 (5.07%) Integration Testing
9 7 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.35%) Resource Management
10 6 (4.35%) Project Planning
10 6 (4.35%) Matrix Management
10 6 (4.35%) Service Management
11 5 (3.62%) Six Sigma
11 5 (3.62%) CRM
11 5 (3.62%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.22%) SQL
2 20 (14.49%) Java
3 13 (9.42%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.97%) C#
5 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.72%) C
6 1 (0.72%) C++
6 1 (0.72%) Perl
6 1 (0.72%) PHP
6 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.72%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) SLA
1 6 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.87%) SAP
3 7 (5.07%) Oracle
4 4 (2.90%) VMware
5 3 (2.17%) Citrix
5 3 (2.17%) Juniper
6 2 (1.45%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.45%) Progress
6 2 (1.45%) Endeca
6 2 (1.45%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.45%) hybris
7 1 (0.72%) Netezza
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe
7 1 (0.72%) HP
7 1 (0.72%) Teradata
7 1 (0.72%) Telerik
7 1 (0.72%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.72%) Sybase
7 1 (0.72%) Informatica
7 1 (0.72%) Veritas
Warwickshire
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Paisley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 20 days ago
Gateshead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago