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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Lead
Rank 810 819 886
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 122 128 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 109 100 79
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.51% +7.77%

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 24 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 24 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 +40 119 £55,000 +10.00% 9
London +50 62 £57,500 -4.16%
South East +13 21 £57,500 +16.75% 3
West Midlands +1 20 £40,000 +14.28% 1
City of London +46 8 £65,000 +6.12%
Berkshire +8 7 £57,500 -4.16%
East of England +29 6 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Hertfordshire +15 6 £75,000 +15.38%
Rickmansworth - 6 £75,000 -
Yorkshire +7 5 £50,250 +0.50% 1
Crawley 0 5 £60,000 -7.69% 1
West Sussex -7 5 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Leeds +8 4 £50,375 +0.75%
West Yorkshire +5 4 £50,375 +0.75% 1
Shropshire -13 4 £30,000 -7.69%
East Midlands +10 3 £26,000 -45.26% 1
Hampshire +2 3 £31,000 -41.50%
Staffordshire +1 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham -9 3 £32,250 -7.85%
Gosport - 3 £31,000 -
Buckinghamshire +26 2 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Oxfordshire +4 2 £65,000 +62.50%
North East 0 2 £57,250 +31.60%
South West -1 2 £62,500 +8.69%
Surrey -4 2 £77,500 +44.85% 1
Telford -12 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Northamptonshire - 2 £26,000 -
Northampton - 2 £26,000 -
Milton Keynes +25 1 - -
Nottingham +7 1 - - 1

Project Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 114 (43.18%) Project Management
2 95 (35.98%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (34.09%) Finance
4 87 (32.95%) PRINCE2
5 54 (20.45%) Scrum
6 43 (16.29%) SQL
7 36 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 34 (12.88%) C#
9 33 (12.50%) .NET
9 33 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 32 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (11.74%) PMI Certification
12 30 (11.36%) Microsoft
13 29 (10.98%) Degree
14 28 (10.61%) Project Planning
15 27 (10.23%) PMI
15 27 (10.23%) JavaScript
16 26 (9.85%) Web Services
16 26 (9.85%) SDLC
17 25 (9.47%) Line Management
17 25 (9.47%) Unit Testing
17 25 (9.47%) ASP.NET
17 25 (9.47%) Retail
18 24 (9.09%) PRINCE
19 23 (8.71%) Amazon AWS
20 22 (8.33%) TDD
21 21 (7.95%) Banking
21 21 (7.95%) MVC
21 21 (7.95%) Cisco
21 21 (7.95%) PRINCE2 Certification

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 20 (7.58%) CMS
2 16 (6.06%) Umbraco
3 10 (3.79%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.14%) SAS
6 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.76%) Node.js
6 2 (0.76%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.38%) Confluence
7 1 (0.38%) nginx
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (4.92%) MS Project
2 7 (2.65%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.89%) MS Office
4 4 (1.52%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.38%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.52%) Endur
3 4 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.14%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.38%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.38%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.03%) Office 365
3 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.14%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.14%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.92%) LAN
1 13 (4.92%) WAN
2 9 (3.41%) DNS
2 9 (3.41%) Unified Communications
3 8 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
4 7 (2.65%) Internet
4 7 (2.65%) SMTP
4 7 (2.65%) VoIP
5 4 (1.52%) 4G
6 3 (1.14%) 3G
6 3 (1.14%) MPLS
6 3 (1.14%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.76%) DHCP
7 2 (0.76%) Firewall
7 2 (0.76%) HTTP
7 2 (0.76%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.76%) Softphone
7 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (4.17%) Big Data
5 8 (3.03%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.52%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.14%) MySQL
9 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.38%) DB2
10 1 (0.38%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.38%) MS Access
10 1 (0.38%) OLAP
10 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (6.06%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.76%) JIRA
2 2 (0.76%) Selenium
2 2 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 90 (34.09%) Finance
2 33 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 25 (9.47%) Retail
4 21 (7.95%) Banking
5 20 (7.58%) Advertising
5 20 (7.58%) Marketing
6 18 (6.82%) Manufacturing
7 13 (4.92%) Legal
8 11 (4.17%) Law
9 6 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.89%) Electronics
11 4 (1.52%) Publishing
12 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.76%) Local Government
13 1 (0.38%) Back Office
13 1 (0.38%) Billing
13 1 (0.38%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.50%) .NET
2 26 (9.85%) Web Services
3 25 (9.47%) ASP.NET
4 21 (7.95%) .NET Framework
5 20 (7.58%) REST
6 19 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (7.20%) Entity Framework
6 19 (7.20%) SOAP
7 16 (6.06%) ServiceStack
8 7 (2.65%) HTML
9 6 (2.27%) WPF
10 5 (1.89%) CSS
11 4 (1.52%) WinForms
12 2 (0.76%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.76%) CSS3
12 2 (0.76%) HTML5
12 2 (0.76%) XMPP
13 1 (0.38%) jQuery
13 1 (0.38%) Play Framework
13 1 (0.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.23%) PMI
2 16 (6.06%) User Experience
3 14 (5.30%) FMCG
4 13 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.27%) EPoS
6 6 (2.27%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.89%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.89%) LIMS
7 5 (1.89%) Statistics
8 3 (1.14%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.14%) Contactless
8 3 (1.14%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.76%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.95%) Windows
2 15 (5.68%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.89%) Linux
4 4 (1.52%) Unix
4 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.76%) Android
6 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.38%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (43.18%) Project Management
2 95 (35.98%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (32.95%) PRINCE2
4 54 (20.45%) Scrum
5 32 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (10.61%) Project Planning
7 26 (9.85%) SDLC
8 25 (9.47%) Line Management
8 25 (9.47%) Unit Testing
9 24 (9.09%) PRINCE
10 22 (8.33%) TDD
11 21 (7.95%) MVC
12 20 (7.58%) CRM
12 20 (7.58%) Waterfall
13 16 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (6.06%) Service Management
14 15 (5.68%) Analytics
14 15 (5.68%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.30%) ITIL
15 14 (5.30%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (16.29%) SQL
2 34 (12.88%) C#
3 27 (10.23%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.65%) Java
4 7 (2.65%) PHP
5 5 (1.89%) R
6 4 (1.52%) Apex Code
6 4 (1.52%) Python
7 3 (1.14%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.76%) Ruby
8 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.38%) C
9 1 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (11.74%) PMI Certification
2 29 (10.98%) Degree
3 21 (7.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.27%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.52%) PMP
6 4 (1.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.76%) CISM
7 2 (0.76%) CISSP
7 2 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.76%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (0.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.65%) QA
2 5 (1.89%) GLP
2 5 (1.89%) GMP
3 4 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.14%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.38%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.38%) XenApp
3 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) MOM
1 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.38%) Puppet
1 1 (0.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.95%) Cisco
3 18 (6.82%) VMware
4 14 (5.30%) SAP
5 13 (4.92%) Oracle
6 7 (2.65%) Hyperion
6 7 (2.65%) IBM
7 5 (1.89%) Google
7 5 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.52%) Citrix
9 3 (1.14%) Adobe
9 3 (1.14%) HP
9 3 (1.14%) Infor
9 3 (1.14%) Juniper
9 3 (1.14%) NetApp
10 2 (0.76%) Apple
10 2 (0.76%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.38%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.38%) EMC
11 1 (0.38%) OpenLink
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