Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Project Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 781 821 808
Rank change year-on-year +40 -13 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 49 30 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.069% 0.041% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.043% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 44 20 75
London median annual salary £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.80% +6.25% -7.69%
10th Percentile £60,375 £42,375 £46,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £85,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +17.39% -4.17% +2.56%

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 68,269 69,600 79,981
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.50% 95.26% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55,519 56,535 69,403
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -32 6 £67,500 +58.82%
East London - 1 £110,000 -
Lead Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) Project Management
3 21 (42.86%) Scrum
4 15 (30.61%) Fintech
5 12 (24.49%) Finance
6 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (22.45%) Java
6 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2
7 10 (20.41%) TDD
8 9 (18.37%) Spring
8 9 (18.37%) Spring Boot
9 8 (16.33%) Microservices
9 8 (16.33%) API Development
9 8 (16.33%) B2B
9 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
9 8 (16.33%) Retail
9 8 (16.33%) RESTful
9 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
9 8 (16.33%) Groovy
10 7 (14.29%) SDLC
11 5 (10.20%) Coaching
11 5 (10.20%) PMI
11 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
12 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
12 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (6.12%) WorldPay
13 3 (6.12%) User Experience
13 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
13 3 (6.12%) DevOps
13 3 (6.12%) Analytics

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 3 (6.12%) WordPress
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.04%) Liferay
2 1 (2.04%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) G Suite
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Skype
1 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Base SAS
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.04%) DB2
1 1 (2.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) Spring
1 9 (18.37%) Spring Boot
2 8 (16.33%) RESTful
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) CSS3
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Fintech
2 5 (10.20%) PMI
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) User Experience
5 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Derivative
6 1 (2.04%) Equities
6 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) AIX
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) Project Management
3 21 (42.86%) Scrum
4 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2
4 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.41%) TDD
6 8 (16.33%) API Development
6 8 (16.33%) B2B
6 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
6 8 (16.33%) Microservices
6 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.29%) SDLC
8 5 (10.20%) Coaching
9 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.12%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (6.12%) Analytics
10 3 (6.12%) Kanban
10 3 (6.12%) Product Management
10 3 (6.12%) Supplier Management
10 3 (6.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) Java
2 8 (16.33%) Groovy
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) CISA
3 2 (4.08%) CISM
3 2 (4.08%) CISSP
3 2 (4.08%) GIAC
3 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Master's Degree
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.08%) SANS
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Google
1 3 (6.12%) WorldPay
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) hybris
3 1 (2.04%) SAP