The median annual salary for a Project Leader was - in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Lead
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 263 273
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 0 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.17% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 2
Median salary - £54,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.08%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £54,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +31.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5925 7156 7405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.03% 96.23% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4731 5778 5964
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Project Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Leader in the East of England

Project Leader
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Leader in the East of England.

Salary trend for Project Leader in the East of England

Project Leader Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 across the East of England region featuring Project Leader in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (50.00%) Magento
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (50.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC

Project Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft