The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Project Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Lead
Rank 942 935 946
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Leader 6 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.007% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 6
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £54,125 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-21.47% +27.35%

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average 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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Software Project Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Project Leader
Salary Trend

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

Software Project Leader Salary Trend in the UK

Software Project Leader
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Project Leader over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 within the UK.

Software Project Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Project Leader
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +26 6 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North West +25 3 £35,000 -19.07%
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Crewe - 3 £35,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £50,000 -

Software Project Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software 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 Software Project Leader in their job title.

1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 3 (27.27%) PHP
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) WinForms
6 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 3 (27.27%) QMS
6 3 (27.27%) WPF
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
8 1 (9.09%) Change Control
8 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (9.09%) Home Automation
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
8 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
8 1 (9.09%) Line Management
8 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
8 1 (9.09%) Firmware
8 1 (9.09%) Internet

Software Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software 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 Software Project Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) WinForms
3 3 (27.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Home Automation
1 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) QMS
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Security Management
6 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
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