Period
to 24 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 44 63
Rank change year-on-year -22 +19 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 172 281 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.60% 5.27% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 5.39% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 142 239 245
Leeds median annual salary £50,500 £47,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.45% +6.82% -2.22%
10th Percentile £36,025 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 4,660 5,211 6,514
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.53% 97.79% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3,966 4,500 5,352
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,225 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +2.50%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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.

1 101 (58.72%) Project Management
2 76 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (36.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (35.47%) Finance
5 44 (25.58%) PRINCE2
6 27 (15.70%) Scrum
7 20 (11.63%) Waterfall
8 17 (9.88%) SDLC
9 15 (8.72%) Microsoft
10 14 (8.14%) Change Management
10 14 (8.14%) Marketing
10 14 (8.14%) Innovative Thinking
11 12 (6.98%) Google
11 12 (6.98%) Microsoft Project
12 11 (6.40%) CRM
12 11 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (6.40%) Software Delivery
13 10 (5.81%) Coaching
13 10 (5.81%) ERP
13 10 (5.81%) WAN
13 10 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (5.23%) PMI Certification
14 9 (5.23%) ITIL
14 9 (5.23%) Tandem
14 9 (5.23%) Supplier Management
14 9 (5.23%) JIRA
14 9 (5.23%) Marketing Strategy
15 8 (4.65%) Twitter
15 8 (4.65%) PMP
15 8 (4.65%) E-Commerce

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 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (6.98%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.16%) Magento
3 2 (1.16%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) SaaS
2 3 (1.74%) IaaS
3 2 (1.16%) FinancialForce
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.81%) WAN
2 7 (4.07%) LAN
3 5 (2.91%) VoIP
4 4 (2.33%) Internet
5 3 (1.74%) MPLS
5 3 (1.74%) SAN
5 3 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.58%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.16%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.58%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (5.23%) JIRA
General
1 61 (35.47%) Finance
2 14 (8.14%) Marketing
3 7 (4.07%) Retail
4 5 (2.91%) Advertising
4 5 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) Automotive
5 2 (1.16%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) Billing
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.33%) Velocity
2 3 (1.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.23%) Tandem
2 7 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.91%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.33%) User Experience
5 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.74%) PMI
6 2 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.16%) Social Media
7 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.58%) Fintech
7 1 (0.58%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) NHS
7 1 (0.58%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.16%) Windows
2 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (58.72%) Project Management
2 76 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (36.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (25.58%) PRINCE2
5 27 (15.70%) Scrum
6 20 (11.63%) Waterfall
7 17 (9.88%) SDLC
8 14 (8.14%) Change Management
8 14 (8.14%) Innovative Thinking
9 11 (6.40%) CRM
9 11 (6.40%) Software Delivery
10 10 (5.81%) Coaching
10 10 (5.81%) ERP
11 9 (5.23%) ITIL
11 9 (5.23%) Marketing Strategy
11 9 (5.23%) Supplier Management
12 8 (4.65%) E-Commerce
13 7 (4.07%) Mentoring
14 6 (3.49%) Customer-Centricity
14 6 (3.49%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.33%) SQL
2 1 (0.58%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (5.23%) PMI Certification
4 8 (4.65%) PMP
5 5 (2.91%) APMP
6 4 (2.33%) Degree
7 1 (0.58%) CCNA
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.91%) PMO
2 3 (1.74%) GDPR
3 2 (1.16%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) UCITS
Vendors
1 15 (8.72%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.98%) Google
3 8 (4.65%) Twitter
4 7 (4.07%) Oracle
5 6 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.33%) SAP
7 2 (1.16%) Epicor
7 2 (1.16%) IFS
7 2 (1.16%) Infor
7 2 (1.16%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.16%) Sage
7 2 (1.16%) Xero
8 1 (0.58%) Capita
8 1 (0.58%) Citrix
8 1 (0.58%) VMware