The median annual salary for a Project Leader was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 525 591 623
Rank change year-on-year +66 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 87 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 30
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +15.78%  

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 34746 38402 42429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.79% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28106 33425 35862
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Leader in London

Project Leader
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Leader within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 3 £45,000 -50.00% 3
New Malden - 1 £45,000 - 1
Project Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 67 (67.68%) Finance
2 52 (52.53%) Banking
3 48 (48.48%) Retail
3 48 (48.48%) Asset Management
3 48 (48.48%) Investment Banking
3 48 (48.48%) Murex
3 48 (48.48%) Technical Architecture
4 47 (47.47%) Project Management
5 46 (46.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 46 (46.46%) Fixed Income
5 46 (46.46%) Retail Banking
5 46 (46.46%) Wealth Management
5 46 (46.46%) Re-Platforming
6 26 (26.26%) Programme Management
7 25 (25.25%) QA
8 24 (24.24%) Management Information System
9 23 (23.23%) Regression Testing
9 23 (23.23%) Configuration Management
9 23 (23.23%) Murex Flex
9 23 (23.23%) Test Automation
9 23 (23.23%) Test Strategy
9 23 (23.23%) Data Strategy
9 23 (23.23%) Functional Testing
10 15 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (13.13%) PRINCE2
12 9 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
13 8 (8.08%) Oracle
13 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (8.08%) Scrum

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 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.01%) CMS
2 1 (1.01%) Confluence
2 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.01%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) SaaS
2 4 (4.04%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (4.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Wireless
2 1 (1.01%) DHCP
2 1 (1.01%) DNS
2 1 (1.01%) Intranet
2 1 (1.01%) LAN
2 1 (1.01%) SAN
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.01%) VoIP
2 1 (1.01%) VPN
2 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.02%) DB2
3 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) Ant
2 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.01%) Maven
2 1 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 67 (67.68%) Finance
2 52 (52.53%) Banking
3 48 (48.48%) Investment Banking
3 48 (48.48%) Retail
4 46 (46.46%) Retail Banking
5 6 (6.06%) Advertising
5 6 (6.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.02%) Billing
6 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.02%) French Language
6 2 (2.02%) Law
6 2 (2.02%) Legal
6 2 (2.02%) Publishing
6 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.01%) Automotive
7 1 (1.01%) Back Office
7 1 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.23%) Murex Flex
2 6 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (5.05%) .NET
3 5 (5.05%) CSS
3 5 (5.05%) HTML
3 5 (5.05%) HTML5
4 4 (4.04%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.04%) jQuery
4 4 (4.04%) XML
5 3 (3.03%) Ajax
5 3 (3.03%) Backbone.js
5 3 (3.03%) JSON
5 3 (3.03%) Node.js
5 3 (3.03%) React
6 2 (2.02%) CSS3
6 2 (2.02%) Flash
7 1 (1.01%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (46.46%) Fixed Income
1 46 (46.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 24 (24.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.01%) PMI
6 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Smart Home
6 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.02%) Windows
1 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.48%) Asset Management
1 48 (48.48%) Technical Architecture
2 47 (47.47%) Project Management
3 46 (46.46%) Re-Platforming
3 46 (46.46%) Wealth Management
4 26 (26.26%) Programme Management
5 23 (23.23%) Configuration Management
5 23 (23.23%) Data Strategy
5 23 (23.23%) Functional Testing
5 23 (23.23%) Regression Testing
5 23 (23.23%) Test Automation
5 23 (23.23%) Test Strategy
6 15 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.13%) PRINCE2
8 9 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.08%) Scrum
9 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.06%) Presales
11 5 (5.05%) Analytics
11 5 (5.05%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) SQL
2 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.03%) APMP
3 3 (3.03%) CISSP
4 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.01%) ACCA
5 1 (1.01%) CIMA
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.01%) MBA
5 1 (1.01%) PMP
5 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (25.25%) QA
2 6 (6.06%) PMO
3 2 (2.02%) MiFID
4 1 (1.01%) Basel III
4 1 (1.01%) COREP
4 1 (1.01%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.01%) EMIR
4 1 (1.01%) FINREP
4 1 (1.01%) GDPR
4 1 (1.01%) IFRS
4 1 (1.01%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.01%) XenApp
Vendors
1 48 (48.48%) Murex
2 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.08%) Oracle
3 5 (5.05%) Adobe
4 4 (4.04%) Google
5 3 (3.03%) SAP
6 2 (2.02%) Sybase
6 2 (2.02%) VMware
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco
7 1 (1.01%) Citrix
7 1 (1.01%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.01%) Temenos
7 1 (1.01%) Teradata
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