The median annual salary for a Project Leader was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 25 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 / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 228 237
Rank change year-on-year -38 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 5 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.074% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 12
Median salary £75,000 £62,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.96% +37.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,400 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £63,600 £50,000
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6527 5416 6176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.62% 97.74% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5334 4594 5041
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Leader in the North West

Project Leader
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Project Leader in the North West

Project Leader
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Leader in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Leader in the North West

Project Leader
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Leader within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Merseyside - 2 £77,500 -
Cheshire -33 1 £60,000 -3.22%
Project Leader
England

Project Leader Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region featuring Project Leader in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Maximo
2 4 (66.67%) Demand Management
2 4 (66.67%) IFS
3 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management

Project Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Maximo
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Demand Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IFS
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) SAP