Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Project Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Lead Project Manager
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 780 759 852
Rank change year-on-year -21 +93 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 30 66 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.093% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.097% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 50
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £51,000 £46,750 £51,125
90th Percentile £95,000 £99,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,742 67,795 82,049
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 95.91% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 54,172 58,051 70,124
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Lead Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Project Manager in London

Lead Project Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Lead Project Manager in London

Lead Project Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Project Manager in London over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Lead Project Manager in London

Lead Project Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Project Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +5 2 £50,000 -28.57% 2
West London - 1 £55,000 -
Lead Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Lead Project Manager 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 London region featuring Lead Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (53.33%) Project Management
2 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (23.33%) C#
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle
4 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (23.33%) SDLC
5 6 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
5 6 (20.00%) REST
5 6 (20.00%) Neo4j
5 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.00%) Spring
5 6 (20.00%) Maven
5 6 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 6 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 6 (20.00%) JIRA
5 6 (20.00%) Wealth Management
5 6 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) XML
5 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (20.00%) MVC
5 6 (20.00%) Workflow
5 6 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 6 (20.00%) Spring Boot

Lead Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
1 1 (3.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (6.67%) Blockchain
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) JIRA
1 6 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 6 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 6 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (20.00%) REST
1 6 (20.00%) Spring
1 6 (20.00%) Spring Boot
1 6 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 6 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) COM
4 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) EPoS
3 1 (3.33%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Project Management
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (23.33%) SDLC
5 6 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
5 6 (20.00%) Client Onboarding
5 6 (20.00%) MVC
5 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (20.00%) Wealth Management
5 6 (20.00%) Workflow
6 4 (13.33%) Coaching
6 4 (13.33%) People Management
6 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 4 (13.33%) Time Management
7 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
7 3 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) PMP
3 2 (6.67%) APMG
3 2 (6.67%) CFA
3 2 (6.67%) CIMA
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) GDPR
1 2 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Temenos
4 1 (3.33%) VMware