Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Project Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 794 784 828
Rank change year-on-year -10 +44 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 36 26 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.051% 0.038% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.039% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 60
London median annual salary £70,000 £71,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.75% +18.75% -7.69%
10th Percentile £51,375 £56,250 £46,750
90th Percentile £114,500 £95,000 £78,500
England median annual salary £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +17.27% -8.33% +9.09%

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 67,006 65,867 80,853
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.02% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 55,377 55,668 69,800
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -23 6 £67,500 -10.00% 3
East London - 1 £110,000 -
West London - 1 £55,000 - 1
Lead Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, Lead 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 London region featuring Lead Project Manager in the job title.

1 22 (61.11%) Project Management
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Scrum
3 10 (27.78%) Fintech
4 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (22.22%) Finance
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.67%) Java
7 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (16.67%) Retail
7 6 (16.67%) Degree
8 5 (13.89%) Spring
8 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (13.89%) Spring Boot
9 4 (11.11%) API Development
9 4 (11.11%) Coaching
9 4 (11.11%) Microservices
9 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
9 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.11%) B2B
9 4 (11.11%) RESTful
9 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 4 (11.11%) Groovy
9 4 (11.11%) Kanban
9 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
10 3 (8.33%) Banking
10 3 (8.33%) Web Development
10 3 (8.33%) PMI Certification
10 3 (8.33%) SQL
10 3 (8.33%) Information Security

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 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (2.78%) Liferay
1 1 (2.78%) SAS
1 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
1 1 (2.78%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Skype
1 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Blockchain
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Advertising
5 1 (2.78%) Back Office
5 1 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Spring
1 5 (13.89%) Spring Boot
2 4 (11.11%) RESTful
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) COM
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) CSS3
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Fintech
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) PMI
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Online Games
4 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) AIX
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (61.11%) Project Management
2 12 (33.33%) Scrum
3 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (11.11%) API Development
6 4 (11.11%) B2B
6 4 (11.11%) Coaching
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.11%) Kanban
6 4 (11.11%) Microservices
6 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) Decision-Making
7 3 (8.33%) People Management
7 3 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.33%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) Groovy
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.56%) APMG
3 2 (5.56%) CFA
3 2 (5.56%) CIMA
3 2 (5.56%) CISA
3 2 (5.56%) CISM
3 2 (5.56%) CISSP
3 2 (5.56%) GIAC
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) Master's Degree
3 2 (5.56%) SANS
4 1 (2.78%) PMP
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco
2 1 (2.78%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) hybris
2 1 (2.78%) Temenos
2 1 (2.78%) VMware