The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Software Project Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Lead
Rank 906 957 -
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Leader 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.005% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Median salary £65,000 £58,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 - -

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
94249 105728 111501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79336 87614 89975
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Software Project Leader in the job title.

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 24 August 2016 within the UK.

Software Project Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Project Leader
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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 +64 8 £65,000 +11.11%
West Midlands +5 4 £65,000 -
Staffordshire +2 3 £65,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £65,000 -
Manchester - 2 £62,500 -
North West - 2 £62,500 -
London +37 1 £67,500 +15.38%
South West - 1 £46,500 -
Bristol - 1 £46,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -

Software Project Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Software 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 Software Project Leader in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) SDLC
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Electronics
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) C

Software 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared