The median annual salary for a Project Leader was £76,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Project Lead
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 582 623
Rank change year-on-year +5 +41  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 11 72 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.033% 0.17% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.18% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 10 68 34
Median salary £76,250 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.60% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,750 £67,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +28.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Project Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Project Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Leader in London

Project Leader
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Project Leader in London

Project Leader
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Leader in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Leader in London

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Project Leader 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 Project Leader in the job title.

1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Project Management
2 15 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.00%) Finance
5 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (22.50%) CSS
5 9 (22.50%) HTML
5 9 (22.50%) HTML5
6 7 (17.50%) Banking
6 7 (17.50%) C#
6 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.50%) Analytics
6 7 (17.50%) Line Management
6 7 (17.50%) jQuery
7 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Blend
7 6 (15.00%) MVVM
7 6 (15.00%) REST
7 6 (15.00%) Xamarin
7 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
7 6 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (15.00%) XAML
7 6 (15.00%) Google
7 6 (15.00%) Web Development
7 6 (15.00%) JSON
7 6 (15.00%) WPF
7 6 (15.00%) Google Analytics
8 5 (12.50%) Investment Banking
8 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM

Project Leader 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 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Project
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
3 1 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.50%) DB2
1 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Ant
3 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.00%) Retail
5 3 (7.50%) Advertising
6 2 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (5.00%) French Language
6 2 (5.00%) Front Office
6 2 (5.00%) Publishing
7 1 (2.50%) Marketing
7 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) CSS
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
1 9 (22.50%) HTML5
2 7 (17.50%) jQuery
3 6 (15.00%) JSON
3 6 (15.00%) REST
3 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (15.00%) WPF
4 3 (7.50%) .NET
4 3 (7.50%) CSS3
5 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.00%) XML
6 1 (2.50%) Flash
6 1 (2.50%) JSP
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.00%) PMI
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Derivative
3 2 (5.00%) Equities
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) FMCG
4 1 (2.50%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (2.50%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 15 (37.50%) Project Management
3 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.50%) Analytics
4 7 (17.50%) Line Management
5 6 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (15.00%) MVVM
5 6 (15.00%) Web Development
6 5 (12.50%) CRM
7 3 (7.50%) Change Management
7 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) SDLC
8 2 (5.00%) Client Onboarding
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) KYC
8 2 (5.00%) Project Governance
8 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
8 2 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) C#
1 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.00%) XAML
3 3 (7.50%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C++
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 4 (10.00%) APMP
3 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) GDPR
1 1 (2.50%) MiFID
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Google
2 6 (15.00%) Xamarin
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase
4 1 (2.50%) Temenos
4 1 (2.50%) Teradata
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