The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Lead
Rank 210 209 195
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.037% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.039% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £48,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-8.76% +16.16%
Project Leader
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5125 5131 4879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.96% 95.00% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4293 4334 4050
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Project Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Project Leader
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Leader across the West Midlands region.

Project Leader Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Project Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Endeca
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO-PA
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) Magento
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Transition Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) Apple

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Transition Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Endeca
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (25.00%) hybris
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Apple