Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 58 45
Rank change year-on-year +1 -13 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 151 193 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.14% 3.93% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 4.04% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 112 159 241
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +13.51% +2.78%
10th Percentile £34,802 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,100 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,125 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +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 3,530 4,779 5,278
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.21% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,979 4,060 4,548
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £25,975 £27,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £64,800 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +3.70%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 72 (47.68%) Project Management
2 60 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (22.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (20.53%) Finance
5 21 (13.91%) PRINCE2
6 20 (13.25%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (9.93%) SAP
7 15 (9.93%) Scrum
7 15 (9.93%) Retail
7 15 (9.93%) Business Analysis
8 14 (9.27%) Degree
8 14 (9.27%) Software Delivery
9 12 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (7.28%) ERP
10 11 (7.28%) Programme Management
10 11 (7.28%) PMO
10 11 (7.28%) Project Governance
11 10 (6.62%) SDLC
11 10 (6.62%) Waterfall
11 10 (6.62%) .NET
12 9 (5.96%) Java
12 9 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (5.96%) JIRA
12 9 (5.96%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 8 (5.30%) Process Improvement
13 8 (5.30%) Marketing
13 8 (5.30%) Dynamics AX
13 8 (5.30%) Firewall
13 8 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (4.64%) Ariba

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 7 (4.64%) Confluence
2 1 (0.66%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.31%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (3.31%) SaaS
3 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.30%) Firewall
2 2 (1.32%) Internet
2 2 (1.32%) SMS
3 1 (0.66%) MPLS
3 1 (0.66%) Network Security
3 1 (0.66%) PABX
3 1 (0.66%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (5.96%) JIRA
General
1 31 (20.53%) Finance
2 15 (9.93%) Retail
3 8 (5.30%) Marketing
4 3 (1.99%) Back Office
5 2 (1.32%) Games
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
6 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.62%) .NET
2 5 (3.31%) CSS
2 5 (3.31%) HTML
2 5 (3.31%) jQuery
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.66%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (3.31%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.99%) CMDB
3 2 (1.32%) Contactless
3 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.32%) NHS
4 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.65%) Windows
2 3 (1.99%) Mac OS X
2 3 (1.99%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (47.68%) Project Management
2 60 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (22.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (13.91%) PRINCE2
5 20 (13.25%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (9.93%) Business Analysis
6 15 (9.93%) Scrum
7 14 (9.27%) Software Delivery
8 11 (7.28%) ERP
8 11 (7.28%) Programme Management
8 11 (7.28%) Project Governance
9 10 (6.62%) SDLC
9 10 (6.62%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.96%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 9 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (5.30%) Process Improvement
12 7 (4.64%) UML
12 7 (4.64%) Use Case
13 6 (3.97%) Decision-Making
14 5 (3.31%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.96%) Java
2 6 (3.97%) C#
2 6 (3.97%) SQL
3 5 (3.31%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.99%) PHP
5 1 (0.66%) C
5 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.27%) Degree
2 8 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.99%) APMP
6 1 (0.66%) CIPD
6 1 (0.66%) PMP
6 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.28%) PMO
2 4 (2.65%) GDPR
3 3 (1.99%) QA
4 2 (1.32%) SLA
5 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (9.93%) SAP
2 7 (4.64%) Ariba
3 5 (3.31%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.65%) Cisco
4 4 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.65%) Workday
5 3 (1.99%) Oracle
5 3 (1.99%) Remedy
6 1 (0.66%) Citrix
6 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.66%) Sage
6 1 (0.66%) VMware