Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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

Project Manager
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 77 48
Rank change year-on-year +8 -29 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 155 179 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.71% 3.62% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.84% 3.73% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 123 155 230
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,500 £35,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £62,500 £61,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,038 4,801 5,462
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.97% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,380 4,025 4,566
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Leeds

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Leeds

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 81 (52.26%) Project Management
2 55 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (27.10%) Finance
4 36 (23.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (20.65%) PRINCE2
6 21 (13.55%) ERP
7 19 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (10.97%) Programme Management
8 17 (10.97%) Dynamics AX
9 15 (9.68%) SDLC
10 14 (9.03%) Workday
11 13 (8.39%) Firewall
11 13 (8.39%) Oracle
11 13 (8.39%) Degree
12 12 (7.74%) Business Analysis
12 12 (7.74%) Oracle Fusion
12 12 (7.74%) Scrum
12 12 (7.74%) Migration
12 12 (7.74%) Software Delivery
13 11 (7.10%) Coaching
13 11 (7.10%) Retail
14 10 (6.45%) SAP
14 10 (6.45%) SaaS
14 10 (6.45%) PMO
15 9 (5.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 9 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (5.16%) Use Case
16 8 (5.16%) Security Cleared
16 8 (5.16%) UML
16 8 (5.16%) MPLS

Project Manager 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.87%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (10.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.45%) SaaS
2 5 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.58%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.29%) IaaS
5 2 (1.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.39%) Firewall
2 8 (5.16%) MPLS
3 2 (1.29%) LAN
3 2 (1.29%) SMS
3 2 (1.29%) VoIP
3 2 (1.29%) WAN
3 2 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.58%) Electronic Patient Records
2 3 (1.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (4.52%) JIRA
General
1 42 (27.10%) Finance
2 11 (7.10%) Retail
3 6 (3.87%) Marketing
4 3 (1.94%) Banking
4 3 (1.94%) Games
4 3 (1.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.29%) Back Office
5 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.74%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (1.94%) .NET
3 2 (1.29%) CSS
3 2 (1.29%) HTML
3 2 (1.29%) jQuery
4 1 (0.65%) Node.js
4 1 (0.65%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.16%) Driving Licence
2 5 (3.23%) NHS
3 4 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.65%) CMDB
5 1 (0.65%) Contactless
5 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.58%) Windows
2 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (52.26%) Project Management
2 55 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (23.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (20.65%) PRINCE2
5 21 (13.55%) ERP
6 19 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (10.97%) Programme Management
8 15 (9.68%) SDLC
9 12 (7.74%) Business Analysis
9 12 (7.74%) Migration
9 12 (7.74%) Scrum
9 12 (7.74%) Software Delivery
10 11 (7.10%) Coaching
11 9 (5.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 9 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (5.16%) UML
12 8 (5.16%) Use Case
12 8 (5.16%) Waterfall
13 7 (4.52%) Process Improvement
13 7 (4.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.58%) Java
1 4 (2.58%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.29%) C
2 2 (1.29%) C#
2 2 (1.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.39%) Degree
2 8 (5.16%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.94%) APMP
4 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.45%) PMO
2 3 (1.94%) GDPR
3 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (9.03%) Workday
2 13 (8.39%) Oracle
3 10 (6.45%) SAP
4 6 (3.87%) Ariba
4 6 (3.87%) Capita
5 5 (3.23%) Cisco
6 4 (2.58%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.94%) Remedy
7 3 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.29%) Citrix
9 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.65%) Sage
9 1 (0.65%) Unisys
9 1 (0.65%) VMware