The median annual salary for a Project Leader was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Project Lead
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 160 179
Rank change year-on-year +19 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.36% 0.070% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.072% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Leeds median annual salary £48,000 £50,375 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +43.92%  
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,500 £50,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.49% +43.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2443 2786 3278
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.10% 97.96% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7902 10502 11809
Leeds median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -  
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Project Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Project Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Project Leader in Leeds

Project Leader
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Project Leader in Leeds

Project Leader
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Leader in Leeds over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Leader in Leeds

Project Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Leeds region featuring Project Leader in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
3 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
4 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
4 6 (54.55%) Coaching
5 5 (45.45%) Line Management
5 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) PMI
6 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) Service Management
7 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) Change Management
7 3 (27.27%) ITSM
7 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
7 3 (27.27%) People Management
7 3 (27.27%) SDLC
7 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (18.18%) Workflow
8 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (18.18%) APMP
8 2 (18.18%) Migration
8 2 (18.18%) DSDM
9 1 (9.09%) Back Office
9 1 (9.09%) SEO

Project Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
3 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
4 6 (54.55%) Coaching
4 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
4 6 (54.55%) Project Management
5 5 (45.45%) Line Management
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) Change Management
6 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) ITSM
6 3 (27.27%) People Management
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (27.27%) Service Management
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
2 2 (18.18%) APMP
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner